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2018 Season Preview - Drogheda United

Thu, Feb 22 2018

We look ahead to Drogheda's 2018 season expectations.

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Derry City

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Sligo Rovers take on Derry City in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division in The Showgrounds on Friday night, kick-off 7:45pm.

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Athlone Town

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Shane Keegan’s men kick-off their First Division campaign with a home fixture against historical rivals Athlone Town on Friday night ...

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Derry City sign Blackburn Rovers defender Jack Doyle on loan

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The Liverpudlian has decided to up sticks and join Derry City for the 2018 Premier Division campaign at the Brandywell.

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Sligo Rovers sign Chelsea goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney on loan

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Beeney, a highly-coveted prospect at Stamford Bridge during his early years, has fallen down the pecking order in West London ...

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Derry City sign defender Niall Logue

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Logue had been training with the Candystripes for a number of weeks and had appeared in their friendly match against ...

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Galway United sign former Bristol City midfielder Harrison Reeves

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Reeves had been on trial with the club and impressed during The Tribesmen’s 1-0 win over Shelbourne in Tolka Park ...

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2018 Season Preview - Athlone Town

Thu, Feb 22 2018

We look ahead to how Athlone Town might fare during the new season.

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Bohemians

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The Blues return to the Market’s Field having claimed an impressive victory over Sligo Rovers last weekend. Compact, organised and ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Waterford

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Cork City’s preparations for their first home game of the season have been disturbed somewhat by the suspension of returning ...

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'Drogheda feels like home' for Buckley as he signs for 5th year

Thu, Feb 22 2018

Drogheda United have completed the re-signing of defender Lloyd Buckley, who will be eligible for Friday’s First Division league opener ...

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Sligo Rovers sign defender Patrick McClean from Waterford

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The left-sided defender signs after the clubs agreed a transfer fee.

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'I hope Derry win every game this season apart from four' - no split loyalties for James McClean as brother Patrick joins Sligo

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The Republic of Ireland star's younger brother sealed a move to Sligo Rovers from Waterford on Wednesday afternoon – and ...

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Match Officials Appointed - Week 2

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The second series of SSE Airtricity games are almost upon us and the men and women who will be officiating ...

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Suspension List - Week 2

Thu, Feb 22 2018

The second weekend of the League of Ireland season is here and with it the suspensions list. Graham Cummins misses ...

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Dundalk sign Nigerian striker Marco Tagbajumi

Wed, Feb 21 2018

The striker spent the second half of 2017 on loan at Lillestrom, where he won a Norwegian Cup medal.

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2018 Season Preview - Cabinteely

Wed, Feb 21 2018

Our preview of how we see Cabinteely doing this campaign.

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Shamrock Rovers swoop for Sean Kavanagh

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Shamrock Rovers have snapped up Sean Kavanagh from under the noses of Derry City ahead of the closing of the ...

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Under 17 WNL line-up confirmed

Tue, Feb 20 2018

The Line-up for the inaugural season of the Continental Tyres Women’s Under-17s National League has been announced by the FAI ...

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Cork City sign Michael Howard on-loan from Preston North End

Tue, Feb 20 2018

Cork City have announced that 18-year-old Preston North End striker Michael Howard has joined the club on a loan deal ...

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Bermuda shorts: international goalkeeper Freddy Hall leaves Limerick for 'personal reasons'

Tue, Feb 20 2018

The 32-year-old was one year into a two-year contract and had been expected to compete with Brendan Clarke for the ...

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Anthony McAlavey join Cobh Ramblers

Mon, Feb 19 2018

Cobh Ramblers have announced the signing of Anthony McAlavey just days before they kick off their 2018 SSE Airtricity League ...

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2018 League of Ireland Attendances - Week 1

Sun, Feb 18 2018

The SSE Airtricity League of Ireland returned this weekend as the ten teams in the Premier Division kicked off their ...

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Watch: Rovers' Dobbs on the double as Ireland U19s complete clean sweep in Spain

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Dobbs' brace earned Ireland a 2-1 win over Romania in Murcia.

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League Report: Sligo Rovers 0 - 1 Limerick

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Limerick began life under Tommy Barrett with a 1-0 victory over Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds on Saturday night.

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Limerick

Sat, Feb 17 2018

The Bit o’ Red host the Super Blues at the Showgrounds on Saturday night (kick-off 7.45pm) in their first game ...

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Friendly Report: Shelbourne 0 - 1 Galway United

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Shelbourne welcomed Galway United to Tolka Park on Friday night in the final pre-season friendly for both clubs before their ...

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Sam Byrne joins Dundalk from Everton

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Dundalk have confirmed the signing of Republic of Ireland U21 international Sam Byrne, who has joined the club on a ...

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League Report: Waterford 2 - 1 Derry City

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Goals from Gavan Holohan and Dean O’Halloran ensured Waterford FC made a dream return to the SSE Airtricity Premier Division ...

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League Report: Dundalk 0 - 0 Bray Wanderers

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Dundalk were left frustrated after being held to a scoreless draw by a hard-working Bray Wanderers side as SSE Airtricity ...

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League Report: Bohemians 3 - 1 Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Shamrock Rovers as conceded three goals in the space of 11 second-half minutes at Dalymount Park to slide to a ...

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League Report: St Patrick's Athletic 2 - 3 Cork City

Fri, Feb 16 2018

A late and unlikely Kieran Sadlier goal proved the deciding factor in a remarkable game at Richmond Park on Friday ...

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SSE Airtricity League of Ireland Live: Gameweek 1

Fri, Feb 16 2018

IT’s BACK! After a long winter, domestic football is finally coming out of hibernation and will get underway at 7.30pm ...

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Leinster Senior Cup Report: Drogheda United 0 - 0 Bangor Celtic (Drogs win 5-4 on penos AET)

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Drogheda United beat an impressive Bangor Celtic 5-4 on penalties to seal their first victory in a Leinster Senior Cup ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Feb 16 2018

The arrivals gate at Dalymount Park has been quite a busy one for Keith Long during the off season with ...

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

Fri, Feb 16 2018

After a tumultuous 2017 for the Saints, which saw them flirting with the relegation zone for much of the season, ...

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Former Ireland striker Kevin Doyle takes up role with Wexford GAA

Fri, Feb 16 2018

The 34-year-old hung up his boots late last year on medical advice after experiencing severe and persistent concussion symptoms and ...

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Athlone Town to kick off under-15 title defence at home to Mayo League

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Carlow Kilkenny FC will replace St Kevin's Boys following the latter's merger with Bohemians at underage level.

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Mervue United accuse Galway United of 'disrespectful' behaviour as public dispute intensifies

Fri, Feb 16 2018

Galway United manager Shane Keegan referred to a 'fallout' between the two clubs when he spoke to extratime.ie at the ...

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Extratime.ie Staff Season Predictions 2018

Thu, Feb 15 2018

How do our predictions match up to yours?

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Derry City

Thu, Feb 15 2018

The Blues are back in the big time for the first time in a decade, with Derry City the visitors ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Bray Wanderers

Thu, Feb 15 2018

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division returns to Oriel Park on Friday night when deposed champions Dundalk begin the quest ...

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2018 Season Preview - Shelbourne

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Mark Quinaln assesses Shelbourne's prospects for 2018.

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2018 Season Preview - Bray Wanderers

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Andrew Dempsey assesses Bray Wanderers' chances under new manager Dave Mackey.

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The Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 101 - Fran Gavin - Stephen Kenny - Shane Keegan - Liam Buckley - Stephen Bradley

Thu, Feb 15 2018

The final ET Sportscast of the season is a star-studded one as anticipation reaches breaking point.

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Suspension List - Week 1

Thu, Feb 15 2018

The first weekend of the League of Ireland season also see's the first suspension list of the year published below.

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Dundalk swoop in to capture former Liverpool defender Daniel Cleary

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Dundalk have bolstered their defensive options with the signing of former Liverpool and Birmingham City player Daniel Cleary, who has ...

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2018 Season Preview - Sligo Rovers

Thu, Feb 15 2018

We look ahead to what Sligo fans can expect in 2018.

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FLASHBACK - Opening weekend of 2008 League of Ireland Season

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Ten years have passed since we enjoyed our first season in existance and with the League of Ireland 2018 about ...

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2018 Season Preview - Limerick FC

Thu, Feb 15 2018

We preview what to expect in 2018 from Limerick who have a reshaped squad ahead of the new season.

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