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League Preview: St. Patrick's Athletic -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Friday night sees fifth-placed St Patrick’s Athletic play host to third-placed Shamrock Rovers at Richmond Park (kick-off 7:45 pm), in ...

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Latvian officials to oversee Saints clash against the Hoops

Fri, Oct 12 2018

As part of an FAI exchange programme, Latvian officials will take change of the SSE Airtricity League of Ireland game ...

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Winning trophies is great and I want more - Ian Birmingham

Tue, Oct 09 2018

As someone who’s represented his country up to U-21 level and won major trophies for St Patrick’s Athletic, the last ...

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Suspension List - 7th October 2018

Sun, Oct 07 2018

The suspension list for this coming week's games has been released by the FAI.

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16-year-old Seagulls keeper Minogue hoping Bray can bounce back quickly

Fri, Oct 05 2018

Bray Wanderers travel to Sligo on Saturday evening with the Seagulls stuck bottom of the Premier Division, facing First Division ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- St. Patrick's Athletic

Fri, Oct 05 2018

Dundalk need just a point to seal what would be a fourth league championship in five seasons when they welcome ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Waterford

Fri, Oct 05 2018

A much-changed Bohemians side is expected to take to the field against a Europa League chasing Waterford at Dalymount Park ...

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Grace calling for Rovers consistency

Tue, Oct 02 2018

It was a painful early exit in the FAI Cup this season for Shamrock Rovers losing 1-0 away to First ...

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Liam Buckley resigns as St Patrick's Athletic manager

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Saturday evening’s 3-1 defeat to a fringe Bohemians selection appears to have been the final straw for Buckley, who was ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Derry City

Tue, Sep 25 2018

Dundalk can reclaim the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division title in everything but name should they pick up three more ...

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Pairc Ui Chaoimh prepares to honour Liam Miller in a way he so richly deserves

Sun, Sep 23 2018

Liam Miller was a man who made his childhood dreams come through as a result of hard work, commitment, self-belief ...

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League Preview: St. Patrick's Athletic -v- Bohemians

Sat, Sep 22 2018

St. Patrick’s Athletic come into this Dublin derby off the back of good recent form looking for their third league ...

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League Report: Bray Wanderers 0 - 2 Limerick

Sat, Sep 22 2018

Bray Wanderers succumbed to defeat against an utterly dominant Limerick side at the Carlisle as they all but confirmed their ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Sep 21 2018

After a disappointing F.A.I Cup defeat away to First Division Champions U.C.D, Waterford returned to winning ways in the league ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Dundalk

Fri, Sep 21 2018

Friday evening’s fixture at home to Dundalk is one of the biggest games of the season for Cork City as ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Limerick

Fri, Sep 21 2018

Premier Division basement strugglers Bray Wanderers host fellow relegation candidates Limerick FC in a fascinating duel between the top tiers ...

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Watch: Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke scores a penalty as St Patrick's Athletic see off Sligo Rovers

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Clarke stepped up to the plate in the absence of regular penalty-takers Conan Byrne and Ian Turner after Simon Madden ...

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

Sat, Sep 15 2018

Sligo Rovers continue their rollercoaster season this evening when they welcome St. Patrick's Athletic to the Showgrounds (kick-off 7.45pm) looking ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Waterford are back in home league action after six weeks as they host Bray Wanderers at the RSC on Friday ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Cork City

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Cork City travel to take on in form Bohemians on Friday night with three points a must as they look ...

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Luke Byrne and Dave McAllister out for the season but Trevor Clarke ramps up injury recovery for the Hoops

Fri, Sep 14 2018

Clarke is back running after undergoing surgery on a cruciate knee ligament injury suffered against Waterford earlier in the season.

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Limerick

Fri, Sep 14 2018

After a fortnight’s break, the Hoops come into Friday’s home game against Limerick looking for their fifth league win in ...

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Derry City's Brandywell Stadium to be renamed in honour of the late Ryan McBride

Thu, Sep 13 2018

Derry City and Strabane Council held an online vote on the proposal, which carried with 71% of voters in favour ...

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Match Officials Appointed - 13th September 2018

Thu, Sep 13 2018

With the EA Sports Cup Final, along with crucial fixtures in the Premier Division and the First Division taking place ...

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Suspension List - 13th September 2018

Thu, Sep 13 2018

With the season drawing to a close, a number of technical officials have ended up on the naughty list as ...

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Cillian Morrison: 'Going into full-time football at Cork, you're taken back down to earth with the quality and the competition'

Wed, Sep 12 2018

At just 27, Cillian Morrison hasn’t tasted League of Ireland football in almost three years, after departing Derry City in ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Bohemians

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Derry City welcome Bohemians to the Brandywell (kick-off 7.45pm) with an amazing record of having beaten the Gypsies in all ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Bray Wanderers' first game in two weeks sees the Seagulls host Shamrock Rovers at the Carlisle Grounds (kick-off 7.45pm).

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Second-placed Cork City play host to eight-placed Sligo Rovers at Turner’s Cross, in what will be a pivotal game for ...

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Suspension List - 31st August 2018

Fri, Aug 31 2018

The following players have been given one game bans whilst two managers have also been on the recieving end of ...

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FAI Cup quarter-final between Derry City and Bohemians postponed due to international calls

Wed, Aug 29 2018

Friday's league meeting between the two sides, also at the Brandywell, will go ahead as planned.

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Shamrock Rovers

Tue, Aug 28 2018

Dundalk could go one step closer to breaking a League of Ireland record on Tuesday night, should they overcome Shamrock ...

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We are going to give the cup a go anyway, we just don’t have a squad to do anything else really - Tommy Barrett

Fri, Aug 24 2018

After last Friday night’s heavy 3-1 home defeat to Sligo Rovers, Limerick now look destined to face a relegation play ...

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Suspension List - 23rd August 2018

Thu, Aug 23 2018

The suspension list has been issued for this weekend's games with a number of First Division clubs most heavily hit.

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Dundalk

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Sligo Rovers welcome league leaders Dundalk to the Showgrounds for a game rescheduled due to the Lilywhites’ Europa League commitments ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Dundalk

Fri, Aug 17 2018

It’s Ladies Night at the Carlisle Grounds this evening and three points for Gary Cronin and his side tonight would ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Limerick will look to cut the distance between themselves and Sligo Rovers at the foot of the table when the ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Waterford

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Fifth-placed Derry City host third-placed Waterford at the Brandywell in a game with huge significance for both sides' European aspirations ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Bohemians

Fri, Aug 17 2018

The FAI Cup famine continues for yet another year which makes the arrival of bitter cross city rivals Bohemians to ...

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Dundalk v Shamrock Rovers among four games rescheduled due to European and EA Sports Cup action

Fri, Aug 10 2018

The FAI have announced changed to a number of Airtricity League fixture as a result of teams competing on the ...

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

Fri, Aug 03 2018

St Patrick's Athletic host Bray Wanderers at Richmond Park with both sides looking to bounce back after defeats to Derry ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Limerick

Fri, Aug 03 2018

Bohemians will look to put more distance between themselves and that dreaded relegation play-off place currently occupied by Limerick when ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Cork City

Fri, Aug 03 2018

Cork City will return to the top of the table with a win of any description on Friday as leaders ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Sligo Rovers

Thu, Aug 02 2018

Fifth-placed Derry City play host to eight-placed Sligo Rovers at the Brandywell, in a vital game for both sides (kick-off ...

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Match Officials Appointed - 2nd August 2018

Thu, Aug 02 2018

It's a busy weekend of action in the League Of Ireland as well as League Cup games taking place to ...

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Suspension List - 2nd August 2018

Thu, Aug 02 2018

A number of players have recieved notice from the FAI of suspensions that have been handed down ahead of their ...

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FAI will now cover entire cost of 300,000-euro distress fund for clubs to pay player wages

Mon, Jul 30 2018

The association had originally suggested that the players' association, the PFAI, should pay in €150,000 that the FAI would match.

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GAA confirms Liam Miller fundraiser will go ahead at Pairc Ui Chaoimh

Sun, Jul 29 2018

The GAA had originally claimed it would be impossible to hold the game in the Cork GAA stadium – which ...

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

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Derry City will look to revive their hunt for a European place as they welcome St Patrick's Athletic to the ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Waterford

Fri, Jul 27 2018

Limerick will look to win back-to-back home games for the first time since October when they welcome Waterford to the ...

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