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Marta surpasses Miroslav Klose to become all-time World Cup leading scorer

Wed, Jun 19 2019

The Brazilian’s second-half penalty was the only goal of the game as the 2007 finalists topped their group ahead of ...

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Luis Enrique steps down as Spain manager due to 'family reasons'

Wed, Jun 19 2019

The 49-year-old will be replaced for the remainder of the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by his assistant Robert Moreno.

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Who are Dundalk's Champions League opponents Riga FC of Latvia?

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Recently established Riga hadn’t even been formed by the time Chris Shields, John Mountney, Dane Massey, Brian Gartland, Sean Gannon ...

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Amber Barrett swaps Peamount United for the German Bundesliga

Wed, Jun 19 2019

The in-form striker, who has scored 13 goals so far this season for table-topping Peamount, joins the German Bundesliga club ...

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Who are Linfield's Champions League opponents Rosenborg BK of Norway?

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Rosenborg have made 144 Champions League and European Cup appearances

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Who are Shamrock Rovers Europa League opponents SK Brann of Norway?

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Following the proceedings of the Europa League draw, Shamrock Rovers have been drawn against SK Brann of Norway

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On this Day: The Irish beat the Italians in the Giants Stadium

Tue, Jun 18 2019

On this day 25 years ago, Ray Houghton delivered another piece of magic as Ireland would record their first ever ...

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Shamrock Rovers, Cork City and St Patrick's Athletic learn Europa League fate

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Premier Division clubs Shamrock Rovers, Cork City and St Patrick’s Athletic have all learned where their respective Europa League adventures ...

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Dundalk and Linfield learn Champions League fate

Tue, Jun 18 2019

2018 Premier Division champions Dundalk will begin their 2019 European odyssey with a tie against Riga FC in the first ...

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When is the Europa League draw, where can I watch it & who can Cork City, Shamrock Rovers and St Patrick's Athletic draw?

Tue, Jun 18 2019

The draw in Nyon will see the two Dublin sides and Cork City find out their first round opponents along ...

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When is the Champions League draw, how can I watch it & who are Dundalk and Linfield's potential opponents?

Tue, Jun 18 2019

The League of Ireland and Irish League champions could draw one another in what would be a prelude to the ...

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Ireland under-21 captain Jayson Molumby named fourth-best player at Toulon Tournament 2019

Tue, Jun 18 2019

The Brighton & Hove Albion midfielder led Stephen Kenny’s side to the last four as the winners of group four ...

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Watch: Dante Leverock header makes history scoring Bermudas first ever Gold Cup goal

Mon, Jun 17 2019

Leverock met a superb corner kick at the near post to glance his headed effort past the helpless Haitian netminder

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Maurizio Sarri departs Chelsea to take over Juventus hot seat

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Sarri endured a fractious relationship with Chelsea supporters throughout the 2018/19 season and returns to Serie A after just a ...

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Fourth place in the Toulon Tournament for Kenny's Kids as Ireland under-21s beaten on penalties by Mexico

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Bohemians left-back Darragh Leahy missed the decisive fifth penalty in the shoot-out, allowing Jesús Angulo to slot home the winning ...

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Republic of Ireland under-21 Aaron Drinan returns to Ipswich Town following Waterford loan spell

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Cork native Drinan, who joined Ipswich from Waterford in January 2018, scored seven goals in 18 league appearances for Alan ...

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Robbie Keane named assistant to Jonathan Woodgate at Middlesbrough

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The former Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur teammates will link up once more in the Smoggies dugout following the departure ...

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Josh Kerr ends Derry City loan spell to join Scottish League One side Airdrie

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The 21-year-old was on loan at the Candystripes from Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion before joining the Scottish ...

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Bohemians under-19s qualify for the UEFA Youth League for the second year running

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Craig Sexton’s young guns qualified for the blue-ribbon European competition after Italian side Atalanta qualified for the Italian under-19 league ...

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Northern Ireland International Aaron Hughes confirms retirement from football

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The 39-year-old defender retires from football with 112 international appearances to his name – a British record

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Former Mainz manager Kasper Hjulmand to take over from Age Hareide as Denmark coach in 2020

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Hjulmand, who succeeded Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel in the Mainz hotseat in 2014, has been awarded a two-year contract ...

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Toulon Tournament Semi-Final Report: Brazil U23 2 - 0 Republic of Ireland U21

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Goals in either half from Bayer Leverkusen striker Pauliho and Matheus Cunha of RB Leipzig saw a classy Brazil Olympic ...

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Norwich City striker Adam Idah returns as Stephen Kenny's Ireland under-21s face Brazil in Toulon semi-final

Wed, Jun 12 2019

The Norwich City striker comes in for Zack Elbouzedi after the Waterford winger dislocated his shoulder in the 1-0 win ...

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The Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 149 - Stuart Featuring Coolio

Wed, Jun 12 2019

After some terrible international football, Dave Donnelly meeting Coolio is the main point of focus for Macdara Ferris and host ...

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Toulon Tournament Preview: Brazil U23 -v- Republic of Ireland U21

Wed, Jun 12 2019

Eight-time winners Brazil face semi-final virgins the Republic of Ireland in the second semi-final of the 2019 Toulon Tournament (kick-off ...

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Former Burnley goalkeeper Conor Mitchell joins Larne

Wed, Jun 12 2019

The former Northern Ireland U21 International had spells on loan at St Johnstone and Linfield previously

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Three Premier Division games rescheduled

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Three of the six SSE Airtricity League Premier Division matches that were postponed because of the Toulon tournament have been ...

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Graham Carey signs for CSKA Sofia from Plymouth

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Plymouth today announced Carey’s decision to reject an improved offer with the club and to move on to another challenge

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Northern Ireland under-21 international Ally Roy joins Airdrie

Tue, Jun 11 2019

The former Derry City and Sligo Rovers striker joins his hometown club with three U21 caps to his name after ...

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Former Bohemians defender Paul Rooney joins Dover Athletic

Tue, Jun 11 2019

The 22 year old joins The Whites from League 2 side Colchester United after spending loan spells with Bromley and ...

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Toulon Tournament Report: Bahrain U22 0 - 1 Republic of Ireland U21

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Connor Ronan’s deflected first-half free kick was enough to send an unconvincing Ireland under-21 side into a first-ever Toulon Tournament ...

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 2 - 0 Gibraltar

Mon, Jun 10 2019

The Republic of Ireland claimed all three points against Gibraltar in Group D thanks to an own goal from Joseph ...

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Eden Hazard seals 'dream move' to Real Madrid

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Hazard joins ‘Los Blancos’ after seven years at Stamford Bridge with Chelsea following a success-laden stint with the Blues

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Montenegro sack manager after he boycotts Kosovo game

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Two of Montenegro’s Serbian-born players, Filip Stojkovic and Mirko Ivanic had also pulled out of the Euro 2020 match in ...

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All about a win in Aviva for Mick McCarthy

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Last time out in the Aviva Stadium, the Republic of Ireland put in a decent performance against Georgia.

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Gibraltar

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Ireland face off against Gibraltar on Monday night at the Aviva Stadium (kick-off 7.45pm) as they hope to make it ...

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U21 international Harry Charsley among trio released by Everton

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Everton have announced the release of Northern Ireland international Shayne Lavery, Republic of Ireland Under 21 international Harry Charsley and ...

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Captain Coleman feels the country is behind the Boys in Green

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman was at the Donegal and Tyrone Ulster GAA Championship game on Saturday and he ...

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Different challenge awaits McCarthy's men after Denmark draw

Sun, Jun 09 2019

After digging deep in Denmark to grab a late goal to earn a draw in Copenhagen, it is a different ...

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Toulon Tournament Preview: Bahrain U23s -v- Republic of Ireland U21s

Sun, Jun 09 2019

The task facing Stephen Kenny’s side is simple: a win will be enough to earn a spot in the semi-finals; ...

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Mick McCarthy: 'We want to qualify, if its by trail blazing or by hanging in'

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy cut a defiant figure following his sides 1-1 draw away to Denmark in Copenhagen.

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Age Hareide: 'We needed five goals to beat them'

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Denmark manager Age Hareide admitted he was frustrated following his sides 1-1 draw with the Republic of Ireland at Telia ...

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Report: Denmark 1 - 1 Republic of Ireland

Fri, Jun 07 2019

The Republic of Ireland struck late to salvage a point away to Denmark, as Shane Duffy’s 85th minute header secured ...

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Watch: Shane Duffy's towering header earns Ireland a point in Copenhagen after Hojbjerg opens scoring

Fri, Jun 07 2019

The Brighton & Hove Albion defender rose highest above Danish centre-back Simon Kjaer to bury his header from substitute Alan ...

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On this Dane in history - five classic encounters between the Republic of Ireland and Denmark

Fri, Jun 07 2019

It’s generally been a fixture that has produced goals and, in the spirit of free-flowing attacking football, we’ve decided to ...

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Preview: Denmark -v- Republic of Ireland

Fri, Jun 07 2019

Denmark’s first home game of Euro 2020 qualifying Group D sees them welcome familiar opponents in the form of the ...

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Thu, Jun 06 2019

With the new League of Ireland season due to kick-off next month, extratime.ie are doing our annual recruitment drive for ...

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Midfielder Eóghan Morgan joins USL side Reading United from Athlone Town

Thu, Jun 06 2019

The former Shamrock Rovers, Bohemians and Cabinteely player joins the Pennsylvania-based club, who are top of the Mid Atlantic Division ...

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Rob Harvey to take charge of Euro 2020 qualifier between Sweden and Malta in Solna

Wed, Jun 05 2019

The Dubliner has been rewarded with his first qualifying assignment following an impressive performance in the UEFA Nations League tie ...

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