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Saints striker Christy Fagan to miss rest of the season after knee surgery

Mon, Jun 18 2018

The 29-year-old damaged his patella tendon in training earlier this month.

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Conor Clifford set for spell on the sideline as Limerick injury woes get worse

Fri, Jun 15 2018

Former Ireland under-21 international Clifford limped off early last Friday at Oriel Park – the ground on which he played ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Bohemians

Fri, Jun 15 2018

With a point advantage over Dundalk, City will go into the break top of the pile with a win over ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Jun 15 2018

St Patrick’s Athletic will hope to head into the midseason break in the top half of the table with a ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Jun 15 2018

The midseason break can't come soon enough for Limerick, but first they have the task of facing Shamrock Rovers at ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Dundalk

Fri, Jun 15 2018

Derry City host Dundalk on the back of the win having gone three games without tasting the sweetness of victory ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Waterford

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Bray Wanderers welcome Waterford to the Carlisle Grounds on Friday night knowing that no matter what the result neither will ...

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Suspension List - 14th June 2018

Thu, Jun 14 2018

A number of clubs are not just without one of their players for the last game before the break, but ...

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Sligo Rovers defender Gary Boylan faces lengthy spell on the sidelines with ACL injury

Sun, Jun 10 2018

The highly-rated full-back suffered the anterior cruciate ligament injury early in last week's 2-0 win over Derry City at the ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Bray Wanderers

Sat, Jun 09 2018

Sixth-placed Shamrock Rovers welcome tenth-placed Bray Wanderers to Tallaght Stadium on Saturday evening in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division (kick-off ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Cork City

Sat, Jun 09 2018

Resurgent from last week’s North West Derby victory over Derry City, Sligo Rovers return to league action with the stakes ...

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Martin Russell formally appointed as Bray Wanderers manager

Sat, Jun 09 2018

The Dubliner has been assisting caretaker manager Graham Kelly on a consultancy basis for the past two months and now ...

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Dundalk assistant manager Vinny Perth signs new long-term deal

Fri, Jun 08 2018

Perth and Stephen Kenny’s working relationship stretches right back to when Perth played under Kenny at Longford Town, winning two ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Limerick

Thu, Jun 07 2018

Dundalk will hope to make it seven consecutive wins in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division when they welcome struggling ...

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SSE Airtricity League Suspension List - 4th June 2018

Mon, Jun 04 2018

St. Patrick’s Athletic will have to plan without Thomas Byrne for their away trip to the RSC to face Waterford ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Dundalk

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Shamrock Rovers kick off June with the visit of league leaders Dundalk to Tallaght Stadium (kick-off 8pm – live on ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Jun 01 2018

For the first time this season, Collie O’Neill welcomes his fellow First Division friend, and rival, Stephen Henderson to the ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- St Patrick's Athletic

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Bottom of the table Bray Wanderers take on the challenge of European hopefuls St. Patrick’s Athletic in a must win ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Waterford

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Derby day beckons once more for Cork City with the Rebel Army rearing to take on Waterford at Turners Cross ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Bohemians

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Second-from-bottom Limerick take on the challenge of Bohemians in a crucial encounter in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division at the ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Derry City have only picked up one league win in the month of May, a 2-0 home win against Bray, ...

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SSE Airtricity League Suspension List - 31st May 2018

Thu, May 31 2018

With the games continuing to roll along, the number of yellow cards are starting to pile up for certain players ...

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Waterford manager Alan Reynolds hospitalised following 'unprovoked assault'

Mon, May 28 2018

He is understood to have sustained a suspected broken leg as well as injuries to his face and body, and ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Cork City

Fri, May 25 2018

Scratching the wounds from Tuesday’s 3-0 derby day defeat to Shamrock Rovers, the Saints are going again with the visit ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Derry City

Fri, May 25 2018

Waterford will look to return to winning form when they welcome Derry City to the RSC on Friday evening (kick-off ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, May 25 2018

Bohemians welcome Shamrock Rovers to Dalymount Park for the most anticipated derby of the season looking to make it three ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, May 25 2018

Top meets bottom in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division onFriday night as Dundalk take on crisis club Bray Wanderers ...

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Limerick reschedule five league matches to Friday from Saturday

Fri, May 25 2018

The five Premier Division matches will kick off at 7.45pm, in line with most other clubs, rather than the current ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Limerick

Thu, May 24 2018

A real six-pointer takes place at the Showgrounds as Sligo Rovers take on second-from-bottom Limerick in a crucial game at ...

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Suspension List - May 24th 2018

Thu, May 24 2018

The following players have been suspended from this weekend's games by the FAI for reaching the five yellow cards limit.

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Eir Sport to broadcast Shamrock Rovers' home tie with Dundalk

Tue, May 22 2018

It's the first game the broadcaster has put on since April's Dublin Derby between Shamrock Rovers and Bohemians at the ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Bray Wanderers

Mon, May 21 2018

Monday April 30th was the last time Derry City picked up all three points in a league fixture. That win ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Cork City

Mon, May 21 2018

It’s a double derby date for Limerick as they take on Cork City at the Market Fields (kick off 7:45).

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Waterford

Mon, May 21 2018

First welcomes third in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division on Monday night when Waterford travel to Oriel Park in ...

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Suspensions List - 20th May 2018

Sun, May 20 2018

The latest SSE Airtricity League suspension list has been published. Stanley Aborah’s 19th minute red card in Waterford’s 6-3 defeat ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Shamrock Rovers

Sat, May 19 2018

Sligo Rovers will look to arrest a three-game losing streak in the league when they welcome Shamrock Rovers to the ...

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League Report: Bohemians 0 - 2 Dundalk

Fri, May 18 2018

The Lilywhites lead at the top of table remains two points after they beat a resolute Bohemians side 2-0 at ...

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Dundalk's Michael Duffy named SWAI Player of the Month for April

Fri, May 18 2018

Derry City’s Aaron McEneff finished in second place with the voting and Bohs midfielder Dylan Watts was third.

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, May 18 2018

Cork City will look to make it eight straight home wins when they meet with Bray Wanderers this evening at ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Dundalk

Fri, May 18 2018

The Gypsies are looking to make it three league wins in a row for the first time since October 2015 ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Derry City

Fri, May 18 2018

St Patrick's Athletic aim to make it four wins on the bounce as they host Derry City at Richmond Park ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Limerick

Fri, May 18 2018

The Blues welcome the Limerick to the RSC, for the first time since a 5-1 reverse in July 2016 (kick-off ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Waterford

Mon, May 14 2018

Bray Wanderers host Waterford in a league game originally scheduled for March but twice cancelled due to the snow (kick-off ...

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Suspension List - 14th May 2018

Mon, May 14 2018

Keith Long has recieved a one game ban after being sent off against Waterford at the end of April. Four ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Dundalk

Mon, May 14 2018

Kenny Shiels’ men will have left the Brandywell somewhat disappointed to have only gained a point against champions Cork City ...

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John Caulfield: 'Three points are so valuable so we're disappointed with the draw'

Sun, May 13 2018

In the stinging silence following Sean McLaughlin’s last-gasp chance to win the game, Cork City boss John Caulfield could not ...

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Kenny Shiels: 'We tried to be creative and inventive - they came to be resilient and keep what they have'

Sun, May 13 2018

Shiels spoke following Derry City's scoreless draw with Cork City on Friday.

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, May 11 2018

Dundalk will look to bounce back from just their second defeat of the season as they host Sligo Rovers on ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Bohemians

Fri, May 11 2018

Bray Wanderers welcome Bohemians to the Carlisle Grounds as they look to secure back-to-back league wins for the first time ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- St Patrick's Athletic

Fri, May 11 2018

Limerick host St Patrick's Athletic in a game that's been moved forward 24 hours to Friday (kick-off 7.45pm) to avoid ...

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