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Keith Long keen to take it one game at a time

Sun, Sep 24 2017

Keith Long's Bohemians overcame St Patrick's Athletic on Friday evening thanks to goals from Ismahil Akinade alongside a brace from ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Cabinteely's final home game of their third season in the League of Ireland sees them welcome struggling Athlone Town to ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Two of the league's early-season pacesetters meet at Maginn Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm) with European places still very ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Sep 22 2017

The fight for Premier Division survival is well and truly on at Eamonn Deacy Park this Friday night, as fellow ...

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

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Bohemians will hope to build on an outstanding performance in Drogheda last week when they welcome St. Patrick’s Athletic to ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Sep 22 2017

Dundalk return to league action on Friday night in the final Louth Derby of the season (kick-off 7.45pm) fresh from ...

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Match Officials Appointed - Friday 22nd September 2017

Wed, Sep 20 2017

A very busy Friday night lies ahead for LOI fans with all of the SSE Airtricity League teams in action ...

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A third Athlone player set for lengthy ban on latest suspension list

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Jason Lyons has joined two of his Athlone teammates on the suspension list for this week with Lyons picking up ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Limerick

Fri, Sep 15 2017

Bray Wanderers will look to pick up rare back-to-back league victories when they welcome Limerick to the Carlisle Grounds on ...

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Rovers receive FAI financial support for Roadstone development

Fri, Sep 15 2017

€180,000 is being made available by the FAI to fund the completion of phase one and to support the next ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Bohemians

Fri, Sep 15 2017

Drogheda United play their first league game in four weeks on Friday night as they host Bohemians at United Par

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Match Officials Appointed - SSE Airtricity League and EA Sports Cup Final

Thu, Sep 14 2017

This week's match officials are below along with the list of six officials that will oversee the EA Sports Cup ...

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Ollie Horgan and Ian Birmingham amongst names on latest suspension list

Thu, Sep 14 2017

The suspension list this week features both of Athlone Town's suspended players following a match fixing probe with Igar Labuts ...

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FAI launch match-fixing investigation into Bray Wanderers and Waterford friendly

Wed, Sep 13 2017

The match took place at the Carlisle Grounds last Friday, resulting in a 5-0 victory for the Blues.

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Former Derry midfielder Kevin Deery appointed assistant manager at Sligo Rovers

Tue, Sep 12 2017

The former Republic of Ireland under-21 international takes over from Declan McIntyre, who had been assisting Lyttle in a temporary ...

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Fanastic Paul McGrath street art unveiled outside Richmond Park

Mon, Sep 11 2017

Many of us have seen the R2D2 mural on power boxes on Camden Street, but this tribute to the original ...

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Cian Leonard and Kieran Sadlier scoop extratime.ie Player of the Month gongs

Sun, Sep 10 2017

18-year-old Leonard has been rewarded for a sparkling first month of senior football.

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Sep 01 2017

Limerick welcome Finn Harps to the Market's Field (kick-off 7.45pm) in a rich vein of form, having won three of ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Galway United

Fri, Sep 01 2017

Bohemians will look to put a disappointing few weeks behind them when they welcome relegation-threatened Galway United to Dalymount Park ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Cork City

Fri, Sep 01 2017

Shamrock Rovers take on Cork City for the final time in the league this season and boast a five game ...

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Broken leg cuts short Jonah Ayunga's loan spell with Galway United

Fri, Sep 01 2017

The Kenyan underwent surgery after sustaining the leg fracture during last Friday's 2-0 FAI Cup win over St Patrick's Athletic ...

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

Fri, Sep 01 2017

Dundalk will look to make it three wins from three in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division when they take ...

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Match Officials Appointed - September 1st

Thu, Aug 31 2017

It's going to be a busy Friday night with four Premier Division games and four First Division games down for ...

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Suspension List - September 1st

Thu, Aug 31 2017

Six players are suspended for the clash of Sligo and Finn Harps at the weekend while numerous other clubs are ...

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John Caulfield: 'A few lads out there pretend to be hard and when someone runs by them they hit the deck'

Wed, Aug 30 2017

The City boss reiterated his claim that Dave Webster had cheated to get Alan Bennett sent off last month.

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Stephen Bradley: They're champions elect so we know it's going to be a really tough game

Tue, Aug 29 2017

Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley says he’s not concerned about the prospect of Cork City wrapping up the league title ...

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Barry Molloy: 'I don't have any regrets over not going to Scotland'

Mon, Aug 28 2017

The midfielder turned down an offer to follow Stephen Kenny to Dunfermline in 2006 to chase league glory with Derry.

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Shiels takes total blame for Dundalk defeat

Thu, Aug 24 2017

Kenny Shiels was adamant that he was to blame for Derry City’s 4-0 thrashing at the hands of Dundalk last ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Cork City

Mon, Aug 21 2017

Finn Harps welcome league leaders Cork City to Finn Park in the televised fixture on Monday evening (kick-off 7.45pm) having ...

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League Report: St Patrick's Athletic 4 - 0 Finn Harps

Sat, Aug 19 2017

Goals from Graham Kelly, Conan Byrne and Kurtis Byrne gave St. Patrick’s Athletic a three nil win over Finn Harps ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Aug 18 2017

St Patrick's Athletic hosts Finn Harps at Richmond Park on Friday evening (kick-off 7.45pm) tied on 27 points with the ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Aug 18 2017

Bray Wanderers will look to bring to an end a seven game winless run when they face Drogheda United for ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Aug 17 2017

Galway United host Shamrock Rovers on Friday (kick-off 7.45pm) knowing a win would move out of the relegation zone and ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Sligo Rovers

Thu, Aug 17 2017

Title-chasing Cork City play host to relegation candidates Sligo Rovers in a huge SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clash at ...

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Stephen Bradley: 'When we go one up now, I don't get nervous and you can see that in the players'

Wed, Aug 16 2017

The Hoops boss spoke following a comfortable 2-0 win over strugglers Limerick at the Markets Field.

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Bray Wanderers boss Harry Kenny: 'I won't lie - it's had an effect on me'

Tue, Aug 15 2017

Kenny admits his Bray Wanderers squad haven't yet fully recovered from the financial turmoil that gripped the club during a ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Bray Wanderers

Tue, Aug 15 2017

Sligo Rovers welcome Bray Wanderers to the Showgrounds on Tuesday night (kick-off 7.45pm) in a game brought forward from September ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Shamrock Rovers

Tue, Aug 15 2017

A re-arranged fixture sees seventh-placed Limerick host fourth-placed Shamrock Rovers at Market’s Field, in an all-so-important tie for both sides ...

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Match Officials Appointed - Week 24

Mon, Aug 14 2017

Match officials have been appointed to all this coming weekend's games as well as the two games that are down ...

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All focus on third for Derry City after FAI Cup exit.

Mon, Aug 14 2017

Derry City failed to advance to the last sixteen of the FAI Cup yesterday evening as they were beaten emphatically ...

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Dave Webster: 'It is hard when teams have ten men behind the ball'

Mon, Aug 14 2017

Webster spoke after a week when Rovers found it difficult to break down defensively-minded Cork City and Glenville.

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Hungarian striker Peter Berki signs for Limerick

Sat, Aug 12 2017

Limerick FC have announced the signing of Hungarian striker Peter Berki for the rest of the season.

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Rennie hopes to play for City

Fri, Aug 11 2017

Cork City have suffered two defeats in their past four games failing to score in both and the search for ...

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Fuad Sule named SWAI Player of the Month for July

Fri, Aug 11 2017

The Bohemians midfielder was involved in key wins over Shamrock Rovers and Cork City

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Ryan Guy: 'I learned my trade at St Pats and am forever grateful - it was where I was meant to play'

Thu, Aug 10 2017

Speaking exclusively to extratime.ie, Ryan reminisces about his time at Inchicore and subsequent appearances for the New England Revolution and ...

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Derry City accept offer for Ronan Curtis from Swedish side Ostersunds

Wed, Aug 09 2017

The player will fly to Sweden tomorrow before making his final decision.

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Dundalk's most successful manager Stephen Kenny signs new deal to 2020

Wed, Aug 09 2017

The new deal will keep Kenny at Dundalk until at least 2020.

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Stephen Bradley: 'If we play like we did for 60 minutes of that game we'll get results'

Sun, Aug 06 2017

The Hoops boss spoke after Friday's night 2-0 defeat at home to Derry City.

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Bohemians' Keith Long: 'It's been a fantastic week - seven points from nine and we move on'

Sun, Aug 06 2017

It has been an excellent week for the Phibsboro side, after seemingly sliding back towards the relegation scrap on the ...

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Bray Wanderers manager Harry Kenny: 'I'm delighted - their heads are back focused on football'

Sun, Aug 06 2017

Kenny spoke after his side picked up their first point in five games.

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