Philip Morrissey


Philip Morrissey Info

Role: Reporter

Start Date: Feb. 9, 2018, 6:22 p.m.

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Philip is a Cork City fan for his entire adult life. From bad times to good, whether this was taking on some major European sides or in the First Division. Philip went back to college to complete a masters in journalism in 2016. Philip has contributed articles for a number of publications, both online and offline.

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Champions League Report: Ajax 0 - 1 Chelsea

Chelsea started off the group with a home loss to Valencia. They have since manged to gain back-to-back away wins to get their campaign back on track. This has allowed them to gain control of Group H at the midway ...

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Champions League Report: Olympiacos 2 - 2 Tottenham Hotspur

It marked the first point won by English clubs in this seasons campaign but given their advantage, they expected more. They had a dismal start last year but managed to scrape through in the end. They could have done with ...

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Testimonial Report: Cork City XI 3 - 3 Cork City Legends

The hero of the hour was of course Bennett. He formed a strong partnership with Dan Murray to provide the backbone of the title winning side of 2005

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Champions League Report: Napoli 2 - 0 Liverpool

Two goals in the final ten minutes ensured that Napoli came out with an opening night victory in their Group E encounter with Liverpool. It provides a major boost as they aim to make up from last years failure to ...

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League Report: Cork City 2 - 0 UCD

Cork City put back-to-back wins together for the first time this season as they overcame UCD 2-0 at Turner's Cross.

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League Report: Cork City 1 - 1 Finn Harps

Cork City remain stretched their winless run to eight matches as they failed to overcome bottom side, Finn Harps, at Turners Cross. This result does nothing to help either side in their attempts to get away from the relegation zone.

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Both Cork City and Sligo Rovers remain just outside the relegation play-off spot in the Premier Division after this evening’s draw at Turners Cross. Neither side will be satisfied with dropping more points, but Sligo will be glad to return ...

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 0 Derry City

Cork City and Derry City played out a scoreless draw in Turner’s Cross on Friday night in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. On the back of the defeat by Waterford, it means that the Rebel Army have now failed to ...

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2019 Season Preview: Cork City

Philip Morrissey casts an eye over Cork City's prospects after much change on Leeside over the winter.

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End of Season Report Card 2018 - Waterford

From the opening night, it was clear that Waterford were determined to crash the party and make their presence felt in the Premier Division.

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End of season report card 2018 - Bray Wanderers

Relegation was all but confirmed long before the final day of the season following a home defeat to Limerick.

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 1 Dundalk

An early Chris Shields goal helped secure victory for Dundalk at Turners Cross. In truth, the margin of victory could have been more as the away side threatened on numerous occasions to add to the lead. By winning away to ...

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League Report: Cork City 5 - 0 Derry City

Goals in either half from Garry Buckley helped Cork City recover from their European disappointment to regain ground on Dundalk with a 5-0 home win over Derry City

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Mid-Season Report Card - Cork City

Cork are halfway there in their quest to win back to back league titles but as always it's extremely tight at the top.

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World Cup 2018 Preview- Serbia

Serbia topped Ireland's group on their way to the World Cup but have since changed captain and sacked their manager!

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World Cup 2018 Preview - Denmark

Denamrk destroyed Ireland in the play-offs but will they also be able to knock off some of the World's best teams.

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Darragh Maloney: 'Studio debates are what helps us to set apart'

It can perhaps be a difficult task to rein in some of the more heated discussions that take place during RTÉ’s football coverage but anchor Darragh Maloney is one who welcomes such open and candid dialogues.

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When you have someone in Hope Solo’s category, being the star that she is, for RTÉ to be able to sign her up is a big deal - Darragh Maloney

Studio presenter, Darragh Maloney, feels that their international guests help provide a different perspective, one that might not occur if they concentrated solely on Irish or British guests.

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Sadlier doesn't envy international managers making team selections

Richie Sadlier believes that managers face a tough choice when it comes to finalising squads for major tournaments.

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Richie Sadlier: 'I don’t think we were good enough to have advanced to this tournament'

Richie Sadlier feel that Republic of Ireland can have no complaints about their failure to qualify for the forthcoming World Cup in Russia this summer.

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World Cup 2018 Preview - Egypt

The Pharaoh squad is quite top heavy in favour of midfielders and defenders.

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League Report: Cork City 4 - 2 Derry City

Cork City stretched their winning run to five games with a 4-2 win over Derry City and, in doing so, regained top spot in the Premier Division.

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League Report: Cork City 3 - 0 Waterford

A strong second-half performance saw Cork City stretch the gap between themselves and Waterford as they kept up their hunt of Dundalk in the title race with a 3-0 win.

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League Report: Cork City 4 - 0 Bray Wanderers

Cork City maintained their 100% home record with a resounding 4-0 win over an overwhelmed Bray side at Turner's Cross on Friday night.

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League Report: Cork City 1 - 0 St Patrick's Athletic

A second-half header from Graham Cummins secured Cork City all three points and saw them move into second in the table as they completed a league double over St Patrick's Athletic.

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