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Eamon Dunphy calls for Stephen Kenny and Brian Kerr to be offered the Ireland job

Mon, Nov 20 2017

The former Ireland international pressed his case on 2FM's Game On show on Monday night, arguing Kenny has proven on ...

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Experienced defender Shane Grimes leaves hometown club Dundalk

Mon, Nov 20 2017

The full-back joined the Lilywhites ahead of the 2015 season from Drogheda United and was part of the side that ...

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Cyrus Christie condemns 'deeply saddening' racist abuse on social media

Mon, Nov 20 2017

The defender was reportedly left 'in tears' after the horrific comments on social media that purported to gather a lynch ...

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Pete Mahon departs Drogheda United

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Drogheda United have announced that Pete Mahon has stepped down as manager following the club’s relegation to the First Division.

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Adam Wixted the latest new signing for Sligo Rovers

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Sligo Rovers have announced their third new signing for the 2018 season by unveiling the capture of former Drogheda United, ...

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Longford sign Jamie Hollywood and re-sign Cian Byrne

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Longford Town boss Neale Fenn has bolstered his side’s ranks ahead of the 2018 season after confirming the re-signing of ...

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League Of Ireland Transfer Tracker - Winter 2017/18

Mon, Nov 20 2017

The 2017 SSE Airtricity League season has drawn to a close after many hard months of clubs fighting for every ...

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Gardaí to investigate racist tweets against Irish international Cyrus Christie

Mon, Nov 20 2017

Teammate James McClean revealed the Middlesbrough defender was left 'in tears' after the comments were directed towards his Twitter handle.

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Davy McDaid makes shock move to Northern Ireland second tier side Larne

Mon, Nov 20 2017

McDaid scored 11 goals for Waterford last season as they won promotion to the Premier Division for the first time ...

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Watch: Eoin Doyle scores goal of the season contender for Oldham Athletic

Sun, Nov 19 2017

Former Shamrock Rovers and Sligo Rovers man Eoin Doyle is the most in-form Irish striker in the UK right now.

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JD Welsh Premiership Round-up - TNS return to the summit as Met slip up

Sun, Nov 19 2017

Only two points separate the top four of the New Saints, Cardiff Metropolitan University, Connah's Quay Nomads and Bangor.

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Dundalk re-sign goalkeeper Gabriel Sava for 2018

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The Italian-born keeper has committed to a fifth straight season at Oriel Park having joined the club from county rivals ...

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Captain Shane Duggan commits future to Limerick

Sun, Nov 19 2017

The midfielder is the tenth player to commit himself to the Blues ahead of the 2018 seasons after successfully avoiding ...

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Garry Buckley: a 'no-brainer' to sign two year extension with Cork City

Sat, Nov 18 2017

The 24-year-old was a key component in the City engine room, making 26 appearances and scoring six goals as John ...

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Player of the year Shaw one of four key players to sign new deals at Shamrock Rovers

Sat, Nov 18 2017

Forwards Brandon Miele and Graham Burke, and goalkeeper Tomer Chencinski, have also signed o on the dotted line as Stephen ...

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Ireland star Megan Campbell suffers serious knee injury during Manchester City Champions League clash

Sat, Nov 18 2017

Republic of Ireland and Manchester City Women defender Megan Campbell faces a major injury lay off after rupturing her anterior ...

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Atlantic Paddy: Barrett swaps Louth for Ohio as he joins USL side Cincinnati

Fri, Nov 17 2017

The Waterford native left the Lilywhites at the conclusion of his contract earlier this month after spending the final three ...

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Waterford sign French midfielder Hery and striker Akinade for Premier return

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Waterford have made a huge statement of intent with the signings of former Limerick midfielder Bastien Hery and Bohemians striker ...

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Leinster victorious in under-18 schoolboys' interprovincial tournament

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Ian Ryan continued his successful transition from player to manager as he guided his Leinster side to victory in the ...

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Republic of Ireland squad named for World Cup qualifier in the Netherlands

Fri, Nov 17 2017

Ireland have two wins from their opening two fixtures, away to Northern Ireland and Slovakia.

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2020 vision: Sean Gannon signs new three-year deal with Dundalk

Thu, Nov 16 2017

The full-back has been a mainstay in the Lilywhites side since joining ahead of the 2014 season, winning consecutive titles ...

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Bohs re-sign former Sunderland defender as three youths promoted

Thu, Nov 16 2017

Defender Dan Casey has signed a new deal while Jamie Hamilton, John Ross Wilson and Paddy Kirk are promoted.

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Close Cawl: Sligo Rovers sign midfielder Cawley from Galway

Thu, Nov 16 2017

The Ballina native was a standout player in the Galway side that tasted relegation last season with Sligo the chief ...

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Former Ireland international Stephen Elliott joins Morpeth Town from Drogheda United

Thu, Nov 16 2017

The 2016 FA Vase winners are currently top of the Northern Football League Division One.

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Winger Caolan McAleer signs for Sligo Rovers from Finn Harps

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Sligo Rovers have announced the signing of ex-Finn Harps winger Caolan McAleer.

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Kasper Schmeichel: 'For the tournament it's a shame that the Irish fans aren't there because they're truly unique'

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Kasper Schmeichel was unsurprisingly delighted with Denmark's qualification for the World Cup but admitted the tournament will miss out on ...

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'Probably one of the best players in his position' - Hareide hails match winner Eriksen

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Denmark manager Age Hareide believes Ireland's tactics of playing a diamond made it easier for his side on Tuesday night ...

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Martin O'Neill: 'Two goals in the space of a couple of minutes knocked us for six'

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Martin O’Neill admitted his Republic of Ireland side were well beaten by a Denmark team who 'knocked us for six ...

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Record-breaking goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon confirms his retirement

Wed, Nov 15 2017

The 39-year-old was expected hang up his international boots following the World Cup next year but hastened his departure following ...

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Dave Webster and Ryan Connolly released by Shamrock Rovers

Wed, Nov 15 2017

The pair haven't been offered new deals by the Tallaght club.

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Dick Advocaat steps down as Netherlands manager following World Cup failure

Wed, Nov 15 2017

The Dutchman took over from Danny Blind earlier this year but couldn't steer his country to the finals.

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Republic of Ireland player ratings v Denmark (November 14 2017)

Tue, Nov 14 2017

A good night for Ireland became a very bad night for Ireland.

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FIFA World Cup Playoff Report: Republic of Ireland 1 - 5 Denmark (Denmark win 5-1 on aggregate )

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Republic of Ireland’s World Cup dreams ended at the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday night as they were outclassed by Denmark, ...

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FIFA World Cup Playoff Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Denmark

Tue, Nov 14 2017

The Republic of Ireland host Denmark at the Aviva Stadium (kick-off 7.45pm) in what could be the most important international ...

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Defender Paddy Barrett leaves Dundalk after three years

Tue, Nov 14 2017

The Waterford native spent the final three months of the 2017 season on loan with his hometown club after slipping ...

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Limerick sign striker Danny Morrissey from Finn Harps

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Morrissey made more than 60 Premier Division appearances for Cork City and was a major part of the Leesiders' FAI ...

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Longford Town boost promotion chances with signing of prolific striker Mulhall

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Mulhall has remarkably been promoted with all his clubs while in the First Division.

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Watch: Linfield stunned as spectacular strikes earn Ballymena United comeback win

Tue, Nov 14 2017

Linfield stuttering title defence was dealt another blow from the hand of former manager David Jeffrey as they fell to ...

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Will Denmark pay the penalty in playoff for over-confidence?

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Denmark manager Age Hareide is confident that his team can progress through the playoff and reach Russia 2018 without requiring ...

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Italy fail to qualify for World Cup for first time in 60 years

Mon, Nov 13 2017

The Azzurri were held to a goalless draw by Sweden at the San Siro in Milan.

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QUIZ - Can you name the Shamrock Rovers Europa League Squad 2011/2012?

Mon, Nov 13 2017

As the Republic of Ireland look to seal World Cup qualification and a trip to the World Cup in Russia ...

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Aaron Barry becomes the latest to swap Derry City for Cork

Mon, Nov 13 2017

He follows in the footsteps of Barry McNamee this season and Conor McCormack 12 months ago in swapping the Brandywell ...

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FIFA World Cup Playoff Preview: Italy -v- Sweden

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Italy face a simple task if they are to avoid failing to make the World Cup finals for only the ...

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Shane Tracy returns for an eleventh season with Limerick

Mon, Nov 13 2017

Local boy Shane Tracy has committed to signing a new one-year deal with Limerick after being awarded a testimonial last ...

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Postcard from playoff in Copenhagen - dour deadlock and dazzling Democrats in Denmark

Mon, Nov 13 2017

03:13 was the alarm call on Friday morning to travel out for the first leg of the FIFA World Cup ...

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St Patrick's Athletic to host Bray Wanderers in inaugural under-15 league semis

Sun, Nov 12 2017

Finn Harps have been drawn at home to Athlone Town in the second semi-final to determine which sides will contest ...

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Fireworks off the pitch but not on it in Parken Stadium - Reaction from Danish camp

Sun, Nov 12 2017

There were fireworks above the open roof of the Parken Stadium on Saturday night ahead of kick off but it ...

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O'Neill wary of Danish threat in Tuesday's tie

Sun, Nov 12 2017

It is all to play for in the second leg of the World Cup playoff set to take place at ...

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World Cup Playoff Report: Denmark 0 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Sat, Nov 11 2017

In reality the Scandi drama served in Copenhagen on Saturday night was actually a pretty tame affair.

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Wexford Youths' title-winning manager Laura Heffernan steps down

Sat, Nov 11 2017

Heffernan's decision appears to have been unexpected as she spoke confidently about the club's future on the Extratime.ie Sportscast as ...

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