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Former Cork City defender Brian Lenihan forced to retire at 23

Wed, Apr 18 2018

The full back has been released from his Hull City contract by mutual consent after making the difficult decision to ...

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Former Shamrock Rovers goalkeeper Alan Mannus to return to Ireland in the summer

Tue, Apr 17 2018

The Northern Ireland international has already been linked with a return to Tallaght.

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Kieran O'Hara in action but Manchester United U23 on brink of relegation

Sun, Apr 15 2018

Manchester United were all but relegated from the Premier League 2 after a 1-1 draw with Manchester City at the ...

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Ireland international Callum O'Dowda returns to league action after five months out with ankle injury

Sun, Apr 08 2018

The winger played for the first time since suffering a serious ankle injury during a 3-2 win over Hull City ...

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'He'll be better for the experience' - praise for ex-Limerick defender O'Connor following Leeds debut

Sat, Apr 07 2018

Former Limerick defender Paudie O'Connor was a surprise name in the starting line-up for Leeds United's Championship game against Sunderland ...

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Two Danske Bank Premiership games rescheduled following rain postponements

Thu, Apr 05 2018

Ballinamallard United's home tie with Carrick Rangers will and Glentoran's meeting with Dungannon Swifts will now take place on Tuesday, ...

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Ireland defender John O'Shea rubbishes rumours he is to retire in the summer

Mon, Apr 02 2018

Media reports last week suggested the Ireland centurion was preparing to call it a day at the conclusion of the ...

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Republic of Ireland midfielder Darron Gibson leaves Sunderland by mutual consent

Mon, Apr 02 2018

The Derryman cut short his time at the Stadium of Light following a recent suspension.

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Mick McCarthy to depart Ipswich Town after six years in charge

Thu, Mar 29 2018

The former Republic of Ireland boss has spent the past six seasons in the Portman Road hotseat and helped the ...

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Northern Ireland Round-up (March 26th 2018)

Tue, Mar 27 2018

With Northern Ireland in action over the weekend the Irish League games were scattered between Friday and Monday night.

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Darragh Lenihan: 'It's exciting when the manager comes out and says that he's looking at the younger players'

Fri, Mar 23 2018

The Blackburn Rovers defender is hoping to earn his first cap in the friendly with Turkey on Friday night.

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Reading playmaker Liam Kelly rejects Ireland's call to 'keep his options open'

Wed, Mar 21 2018

The dual-national has been in the FAI's system since 2013 and was capped at both under-19 and under-21 level before ...

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Shane Duffy and Harriet Scott claim top honours at the FAI International Awards

Mon, Mar 19 2018

Brighton and Hove Albion centre-back Shane Duffy claimed the men’s senior international player of the year and Harriet Scott the ...

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Three League of Ireland players in under-19 Euro qualifying squad

Mon, Mar 19 2018

Mohan leads his charges into the latest round of qualifiers having registered an encouraging seven points out of a possible ...

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Dundalk man strives to keep Warrenpoint afloat

Mon, Mar 19 2018

At twenty-five, one would expect to be coming towards the prime of your playing career. Perhaps having secured a move ...

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Former St Kevin's Boys star Ryan Cassidy signs first professional deal at Watford

Fri, Mar 16 2018

The 17-year-old has been in impressive form for the London club during his first season in England, scoring 15 times ...

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Two Shamrock Rovers players in Ireland under-17 squad for Euro qualifiers

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Shamrock Rovers duo Kian Clarke and James Furlong have been named in the Ireland under-17 squad for their European Championship ...

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Derry City duo Curtis and Hale named in Ireland under-21 squad for World Cup qualifier

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Recent Cork City arrival Danny Kane is the third domestically-based player in the squad, who will also play Iceland in ...

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Michael O’Neill Clarifies Comments Regarding International Eligibility

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill has released a statement addressing a recent interview he gave to The Irish Daily Mail. ...

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Cliftonville to face Loughall as Tennants Irish Cup semi-final draw made

Wed, Mar 14 2018

The draw for the semi-finals of the 2018 Tennants Irish Cup was made on Tuesday evening in Windsor Park.

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Irish Cup Report: Linfield 0 - 1 Cliftonville

Wed, Mar 14 2018

A Joe Gormley goal nine minutes from time was enough to secure Cliftonville’s passage to the Irish Cup semi-final at ...

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Martin O'Neill rejects insinuation the FAI target Catholic players from Northern Ireland

Thu, Mar 08 2018

Martin O’Neill responded to Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill’s recent remarks about the FAI’s recruitment strategy and his perception only ...

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This is an opportunity for some players to come in, set down a marker and say I deserve to be in the squad - Martin O'Neill

Thu, Mar 08 2018

Martin O’Neill expects to take 25 players from his 30-man provisional squad to Turkey, calling it a chance for players ...

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Five potential new call-ups listed in O'Neill's 30 man provisional squad for Turkish clash

Thu, Mar 08 2018

Republic of Ireland Manager Martin O’Neill has named a 30-man provisional squad for the upcoming friendly against Turkey later this ...

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Former Sligo Rovers striker Faz Kuduzovic takes step into management in Luxembourg

Mon, Mar 05 2018

The Bosnian has taken the reins at Luxembourgian second-tier side Muhlenbach.

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Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (February 27 2018)

Thu, Mar 01 2018

Glenavon piled more pressure on Linfield manager David Healy after they defeated the Belfast Blues 2-0 at Windsor Park on ...

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Donohue names Under-15 squad for Cyprus friendlies

Wed, Feb 28 2018

The Republic of Ireland U-15 squad will get their first taste of action in 2018 next week when they take ...

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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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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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Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (February 13 2017)

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Cliftonville bounced back after defeat against Ballymena United on Saturday in the Bet Mclean League Cup semi-final with a win ...

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USA set for Dublin date with Martin O'Neill's men

Fri, Feb 09 2018

The Football Association of Ireland have announced that Martin O’Neill’s senior international side will face the USA in a Three ...

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Tom Mohan names U19 squad for friendlies against Romania

Fri, Feb 09 2018

Republic of Ireland Under-19 manager Tom Mohan has announced his squad for two upcoming friendlies against Romania in Spain next ...

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O'Neill signs contract extension with the North

Fri, Feb 09 2018

Current Northern Ireland senior men’s international manager Michael O’Neill has signed a contract extension which will see him continue in ...

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Republic of Ireland to host Northern Ireland in November friendly

Mon, Feb 05 2018

The meeting will see Michael O'Neill Nothern Ireland test themselves against Martin O'Neill's Boys in Green.

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Ireland international Cyrus Christie signs for Fulham on deadline day

Thu, Feb 01 2018

The right-back had only signed for Middlesbrough during the summer.

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Former Dundalk defender Andy Boyle gets loan move to Doncaster Rovers

Tue, Jan 30 2018

The Dubliner has made just five appearances for Preston this season.

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Goals galore as top two take three points - Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (January 27 2017)

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Another round of fixtures has passed in the Danske Bank Premiership with both teams in the title race winning meaning ...

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Daryl Murphy retires from international football

Sun, Jan 28 2018

After 33 caps and three goals for the Boys in Green, Daryl Murphy has announced his retirement from the international ...

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Gareth Southgate confirms Irish under-21 international Declan Rice is on England's radar

Fri, Jan 26 2018

The London-born defender has represented Ireland through the age grades.

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Kevin O'Connor joins Fleetwood Town on loan from Preston North End

Fri, Jan 26 2018

The former Cork City full-back has made 11 appearances so far for the Lilywhites.

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Russell and McFaul sign for Atlantic City

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Atlantic City FC have announced the signings of Irish midfield duo Sean Russell and Shane McFaul.

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Coleraine fight back as Crusaders maintain one-point lead - Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (January 20 2017)

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Five of the six Danske Bank Premiership games went ahead this weekend in spite of adverse weather conditions, with only ...

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Michael O'Neill turns down Scotland to continue as Northern Ireland manager

Mon, Jan 22 2018

The Portadown man narrowly missed out on World Cup qualification with Northern Ireland last year.

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17-year-old Irish striker Michael Obafemi hails 'dream come true' Premier League debut

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Obafemi was a late substitute for Southampton as they held Tottenham Hotspur to a 1-1 draw on Sunday.

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Match Report: Coleraine 3 - 3 Crusaders

Sun, Jan 21 2018

Two spectacular strikes from Jamie McGonigle and one from Darren McCauley saw Coleraine come back from the dead to earn ...

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'Bizarre news' as Eamon Zayed is released by Indy Eleven

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The striker is the club's all-time highest scorer after just two years.

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Bluebell United striker Dean Ebbe joins Welsh champions TNS

Fri, Jan 19 2018

Ebbe spent time with Inverness Caledonian Thistle last year.

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Martin O'Neill confirms contract agreed to stay on as Ireland manager

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The deal has been sent to O'Neill's lawyers for due diligence.

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Uefa Nations League Explained

Tue, Jan 16 2018

We have all your UEFA Nations League questions covered ahead of next week’s draw.

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Former Manchester City midfielder Jack Byrne joins Oldham Athletic

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The Ireland under-21 international spent the first half of the season on loan with Oldham.

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