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Mid-Season Report Card - UCD

Wed, Jun 20 2018

UCD sit atop of the First Division table at the mid-way point but can they sustain it in the second ...

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Mid-Season Report Card - Galway United

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Galway United may be about to have new owners but they are also in search for a new a manager ...

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Galway United members vote in favour of proposed Saudi takeover

Mon, Jun 18 2018

The investors, believed to be led by the former Al-Hilal vice chairman Abdulrahman Al-Nemer, reportedly plans to invest €500,000 even ...

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Galway United part company with manager Shane Keegan

Mon, Jun 18 2018

The Laois man had five months left to run on a two-year deal.

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Multiple comings and goings take place at Athlone Town Stadium

Sun, Jun 17 2018

Athlone Town have announced that no less than ten players who have all departed the club this week for various ...

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Conor Keeley:'We didn't let late French tackles affect our performance - we stood up and showed no fear'

Sun, Jun 17 2018

Cabinteely defender Conor Keeley spoke proudly after playing his part in Ireland’s College and University team earning their first-ever win ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- UCD

Fri, Jun 15 2018

Fourth-in-the-table Harps play host to table-topping UCD at Finn Park on Friday night (kick-off 8pm).

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Jun 15 2018

Cobh currently sit in eighth, three points behind fellow county men Cabinteely, as they prepare to host Athlone Town at ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Galway United

Fri, Jun 15 2018

A heavily depleted Galway United make the trip southwards to Wexford on Friday night in the SSE Airtricity First Division ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Drogheda United

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Longford Town play host to First Division promotion rivals Drogheda United at the City Calling Stadium in a mammoth First ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne v Cabinteely

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Shelbourne will be looking to build on last weekend’s thumping of basement side Athlone Town with a Dublin derby win ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Finn Harps

Thu, Jun 07 2018

With seven wins, four draws and four losses apiece in the First Division, Galway United and Finn Harps face each ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Drogheda could find themselves top of the league for the first time since March should they take all three points ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Galway United

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Longford Town will be hoping to kickstart their faltering promotion ambitions with a potentially massive home win against Shane Keegan’s ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Jun 01 2018

Finn Harps will look to right the wrongs of their disappointing away draw to Wexford with a convincing home win ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Wexford

Fri, Jun 01 2018

After stopping the rot of three successive league draws, Owen Heary’s promotion chasing Shelbourne will look to catapult themselves back ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Drogheda United

Fri, May 25 2018

Galway United chase a third win on the bounce in aid of their title challenge as they welcome fellow promotion-contenders ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Shelbourne

Fri, May 25 2018

In-form Cobh Ramblers will take on the challenge of mid-table Shelbourne in what promises to be an intriguing First Division ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Finn Harps

Thu, May 24 2018

Wexford will hope home comforts help them secure a much-needed win after a dreadful run of five successive league defeats ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Longford Town

Thu, May 24 2018

Athlone Town will be looking for revenge when they host near neighbours Longford Town in the First Division after 11 ...

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League Report: Cabinteely 1 - 2 Galway United

Sun, May 20 2018

It was a game of ifs, buts and maybes at Stradbrook this Sunday afternoon as Cabinteely will see themselves as ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Galway United

Sun, May 20 2018

For the first time this May, Cabinteely will be looking forward to their first home in almost a month against ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Shelbourne

Sat, May 19 2018

Longford Town welcome Shelbourne to City Calling Stadium this evening as they look to secure three points and their third ...

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League Report: UCD 3 - 0 Athlone Town

Fri, May 18 2018

UCD secured a 3-0 victory over bottom of the table Athlone Town at the UCD Bowl on Friday evening thanks ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, May 18 2018

Finn Harps welcome Cobh Ramblers to Finn Park on Friday evening looking to extend their unbeaten run to six games ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Athlone Town

Fri, May 18 2018

UCD will look to bounce back from last week's defeat to Galway United when they welcome Athlone Town to the ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Drogheda United

Fri, May 11 2018

Bottom-of-the-league Athlone Town welcome Drogheda United to Lissywollen (kick-off 7.45pm) on the back of a five-game losing streak.

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League Preview: Galway United -v- UCD

Fri, May 11 2018

Galway United will look to home comforts as they look to bounce back from a midweek defeat to Finn Harps ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Finn Harps

Fri, May 11 2018

Promotion-chasing Shelbourne take on the challenge of Finn Harps in a vital clash in the SSE Airtricity First Division at ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Longford Town

Sat, May 05 2018

Cobh Ramblers host Longford Town in the first of two meetings in four days for the sides at St Colman's ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Drogheda United

Fri, May 04 2018

Finn Harps will be looking for their third straight league win when they host Drogheda United at Finn Park on ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Galway United

Fri, May 04 2018

The second series of games gets underway this evening with Galway United making the short trip to Athlone Town Stadium ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- UCD

Thu, May 03 2018

In-form Shelbourne clash with top of the table UCD in a vital Dublin derby in the SSE Airtricity First Division ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Cabinteely

Thu, May 03 2018

Wexford FC will be out looking to build on their battling performance at the UCD Bowl last time out as ...

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First Division game abandoned late on due to floodlight failure

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The First Division game between Cabinteely and Athlone Town was abandoned deep into the second due to floodlight failure at ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Galway will look to bounce back from last week's disappointing 2-0 defeat to Shelbourne when they host Cobh Ramblers on ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Wexford

Thu, Apr 26 2018

Top-of-the-table UCD host Wexford in Belfield on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm) looking to extend their lead as the second round ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Shelbourne

Thu, Apr 26 2018

High flying Drogheda United take on the challenge of promotion rivals Shelbourne in a real six-pointer in the SSE Airtricity ...

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Davy O'Connor: 'I was active in sport - it still became irrelavant when I came to a low point in my life'

Tue, Apr 24 2018

Friday morning began earlier than usual for one member of the Shels first team staff – coach Davy O'Connor was ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Apr 20 2018

In a clash of the division’s two basement clubs, Wexford host Athlone Town at Ferrycarrig Park as both sides look ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Galway United

Fri, Apr 20 2018

After suffering their first defeat since the opening day of the season against Dublin rivals Cabinteely at Stradbrook, Shelbourne return ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Apr 20 2018

Ollie Horgan’s Harps will be hoping to get back to winning ways as they welcome Cabinteely to Finn Park (kick-off ...

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Shelbourne appoint Dave Henderson as new Head of Recruitment

Wed, Apr 18 2018

Shelbourne announced on Tuesday that former Aston Villa academy scout Dave Henderson would be taking up the role of Head ...

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Shelbourne set to name former Shamrock Rovers defender as chief executive

Tue, Apr 17 2018

Shelbourne are set to unveil the former Shamrock Rovers and Limerick defender David O'Connor as their new CEO.

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League Report: Drogheda United 1 - 1 Longford Town

Sat, Apr 14 2018

A last-minute Ciaran Kelly equaliser rescued a point for Drogheda United as they drew 1-1 with Longford Town at United ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Athlone Town face yet another mammoth task in the First Division as they look to bounce back following their catastrophic ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Longford Town

Fri, Apr 13 2018

Top of the table Drogheda United host fourth placed Longford Town on Friday night as the Boynesiders look for their ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Apr 13 2018

UCD welcome Finn Harps to the UCD Bowl as they look to get back to winning ways after their defeat ...

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League Preview: Galway -v- Wexford

Thu, Apr 12 2018

Fifth-placed Galway play host to ninth-placed Wexford in a First Division clash. (Kick-off at Eamon Deacy Park is 7:45 PM)

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Shelbourne

Thu, Apr 12 2018

Cabinteely will take on the challenge of high flying Shelbourne in a mouth-watering Dublin derby in the SSE Airtricity League ...

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