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Former Corduff and Bohemians winger Yassine En-Neyah signs first pro deal with Nottingham Forest

Fri, Aug 17 2018

The former Corduff and Bohemians under-17 winger made the move to the English Championship club two years ago and has ...

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South Korea appoint former Portugal coach Paulo Bento

Fri, Aug 17 2018

South Korea have named former Portugal manager Paulo Bento as their new coach following the departure of Shin Tae-yong.

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Europa League Preview: Rosenborg BK -v- Cork City

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Cork City travel to Norway this evening with a mountain to climb as the Rebel Army hope to overcome a ...

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Tickets sellout for Liam Miller Tribute Match

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The Liam Miller Tribute Match taking place at Páirc Uí Chaoimh has been confirmed as a complete sellout by organisers, ...

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Ireland defender Cyrus Christie makes Premier League debut for Fulham

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The former Coventry City, Derby County and Middlesbrough full-back performed well in spite of his side coming out the wrong ...

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Waterford teenager Timi Sobowale signs for Manchester City

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The Dundalk-born, Waterford-raised defender – whose older brother Oluwatunmise is a striker for Finn Harps – was previously linked with ...

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Ireland under-17 star Jordan McEneff signs pro terms with Arsenal

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The Derryman, whose brother Aaron plays for Derry City, signed a two-year academy deal with the Gunners last summer but ...

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Europa League Preview: Cork City -v- Rosenborg BK

Thu, Aug 09 2018

Cork City return to the European stage with the visit of Norwegian giants Rosenborg to Turner's Cross in the third ...

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Cork City will face Macedonian champions Shkendija or Salzburg if they make it past Rosenborg in the Europa League

Tue, Aug 07 2018

The Rebel Army face the Norwegian champions at Turner's Cross on Thursday before meeting again in the second leg at ...

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Europa League postcard from Larnaca - green shoots show in the intense Cyprus heat

Mon, Aug 06 2018

After a couple of days on the east coast of the Cyprus island, it was time to pack my bags ...

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Europa League Preview: AEK Larnaca -v- Dundalk

Wed, Aug 01 2018

Dundalk travel to Cyprus for the second leg of their Europa League second qualifying round tie with AEK Larnaca in ...

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Europa League Preview: Dundalk -v- AEK Larnaca

Wed, Jul 25 2018

Dundalk undergo the first leg of what is to be a very difficult Europa League second qualifying round assignment against ...

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Dundalk face potential Europa League showdown with four-time European Cup winners Ajax

Mon, Jul 23 2018

A win for the Lilywhites would see them face the winner of the Eredivisie runners-up and Austrian side Sturm Graz ...

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Cork City will face the loser of Celtic and Rosenborg in Europa League third qualifying round

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The Rebel Army received a bye in the second round after dropping down from the Champions League following their 4-0 ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

The Rebel Army received a bye in the second round after dropping down from the Champions League following their 4-0 ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

2016 group stage opponents potentially await.

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'I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose' - Mesut Ozil retires from international football

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Ireland winger James McClean set for Stoke City switch

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The Derryman made 30 appearances during West Bromwich Albion's doomed Premier League campaign last year but just 14 of those ...

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Cork City fined 3,000 euro by UEFA for the use of smoke bombs

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The reigning League of Ireland champions fell to a 1-0 defeat thanks to Michael Kucharczyk's late strike, and had more ...

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Derry City and Shamrock Rovers out of Europe despite positive away results

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Derry won 2-1 on the night against Dinamo Minsk in Minsk but lost the tie 3-2 on aggregate, while a ...

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Europa League Preview: AIK -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Jul 19 2018

AIK take a commanding position back to Stockholm with the tie at its halfway point, having struck late to win ...

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Ciaran Clark: 'Saints weren't afraid to play out from the back and everyone looked comfortable on the ball'

Thu, Jul 19 2018

Clark praised the pitch and everyone involved at St Patrick's Athletic following his side's 2-0 victory at Richmond Park on ...

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Former St Francis schoolboy Jack Connolly signs first pro deal with Sunderland

Wed, Jul 18 2018

The Clondalkin native has spent the past two seasons with the Wearside club's under-18s and has impressed sufficiently to earn ...

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Sean Maguire: 'Being back in the dressing rooms it felt like a lifetime ago I was back playing with Cork'

Wed, Jul 18 2018

For the man affectionately known as ‘Seani,' it was all a bit surreal to be back at the club he ...

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Champions League Preview: Crusaders -v- Ludogorets

Tue, Jul 17 2018

It's a case of damage limitation for Crusaders as they welcome Bulgarian side Ludogorets to Seaview nursing a seven-goal deficit ...

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Champions League Preview: Legia Warsaw -v- Cork City

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Legia Warsaw come into their second leg clash with Cork City at the Polish Army Stadium in the UEFA Champions ...

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Former Belvedere schoolboy Troy Parrott signs first professional contract with Tottenham Hotspur

Tue, Jul 17 2018

Parrott scored three times as Ireland reached the quarter finals of this summer's Euros in England before being knocked out ...

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Clare teenager Ryan Nolan becomes third Irishman to play for Inter Milan

Sun, Jul 15 2018

The 19-year-old defender made his senior debut as a second-half substitute in the Italian club's pre-season friendly against Swiss side ...

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Celtic sign 16-year-old Irish prodigy Armstrong Okoflex from Arsenal

Sun, Jul 15 2018

The Dublin native has spent the past five years in London with the Gunners after attracting significant cross-channel attention for ...

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Europa League Preview: Derry City -v- Dinamo Minsk

Thu, Jul 12 2018

The Candystripes will play their first European tie at the redeveloped Brandywell Stadium as they welcome Dinamo Minsk to the ...

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Europa League Preview: Levadia Tallinn -v- Dundalk

Thu, Jul 12 2018

Dundalk begin what they hope will be a prolonged Europa League campaign on Thursday when they take on Estonian cup ...

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Europa League - preliminary round review

Tue, Jul 10 2018

It may be only seven weeks since Atletico Madrid beat Marseilles in Lyon in last season’s Europa League final but ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo joins Juventus from Real Madrid in 100 million-euro deal

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Real released a statement on Tuesday revealing they had reluctantly agreed to let their all-time top goalscorer join their European ...

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Champions League Preview: Cork City -v- Legia Warsaw

Tue, Jul 10 2018

Cork City gear up to take on Legia Warsaw in the UEFA Champions League at Turners Cross on their return ...

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Former Saints goalkeeper Tyson Farago returns to Canada to join Winnipeg

Tue, Jul 10 2018

World Soccer Academy Winnipeg have announced the signing of Tyson Farago from St Patrick’s Athletic.

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Crusaders agree new deals with 22 players

Tue, Jul 10 2018

NIFL Danske Bank Premiership champions Crusaders FC revealed that they have agreed terms with 22 players for new deals at ...

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Luis Enrique appointed Spain manager on two-year deal

Mon, Jul 09 2018

The former Barcelona and Roma manager takes over from caretaker boss Fernando Hierro, who led the team during the World ...

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Andres Iniesta retires from international football following Spain's World Cup exit

Mon, Jul 02 2018

Iniesta, who scored the winning goal in the 2010 World Cup final against the Netherlands, confirmed the expected news that ...

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AC Milan banned from European competition for Financial Fair Play breach

Wed, Jun 27 2018

The Rossoneri had been due to enter the Europa League next season after finishing sixth in Serie A, but their ...

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Former Sligo Rovers defender Jeff Henderson joins Morpeth Town

Thu, Jun 21 2018

The Northumberland native spent three years with Sligo Rovers, helping them to Premier Division and FAI Cup titles, but struggled ...

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Ireland defender Ciaran Clark hospitalised in Magaluf attack

Thu, Jun 21 2018

The BBC reports that a man in his 30s has been arrested after punching the Newcastle United man at a ...

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Northern Irish clubs discover Europa League fate

Thu, Jun 21 2018

Northern Irish sides Glenavon, Cliftonville and Coleraine all discovered their Europa League this afternoon in Nyon in a lavish reception ...

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Dundalk draw Levadia Tallinn but difficult tasks face Shamrock Rovers and Derry City in Europa League qualifying

Wed, Jun 20 2018

The Hoops have been drawn alongside Swedish league runners-up AIK while Derry face the daunting task of Belarus' second side ...

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Cork City to face Legia Warsaw in 'toughest possible' Champions League draw

Tue, Jun 19 2018

The winners of the tie will face either Spartak Trnava of Slovakia or HRK Zrinjski of Bosnia and Herzegovina following ...

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