First Division

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Cobh Ramblers confirm Stuart Ashton as interim manager

Tue, Jun 18 2019

Cobh Ramblers have confirmed that former assistant manager Stuart Ashton has been named as their interim first-team boss

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First Division Round-up: Shelbourne stretch lead to four points with Drogheda win as Longford falter in Bray

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Neale Fenn’s Longford fell further behind after they were shocked by two late goals to go down 3-2 away to ...

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League Report: Bray Wanderers 3 - 2 Longford Town

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Hugh Douglas’ last gasp header secured a much-needed three points for the Seagulls who fell one behind with just five ...

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Stephen Henderson resigns as Cobh boss

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Cobh Ramblers have announced the immediate resignation of first team manager Stephen Henderson.

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League Preview: Wexford FC -v- Limerick

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The Slaneysiders suffered heartbreak last time out against Longford Town as Jamie Doyle popped up with a last-gasp winner for ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Jun 14 2019

Three 1-0 wins against Cobh, Longford and Bray, following on from 2-1 wins over Athlone and Wexford has seen Shelbourne ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Cabinteely

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Athlone Town fell to defeat last time out against Drogheda United with a 4-2 defeat at United Park

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Longford Town

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Bray were well beaten during the last time the two sides met as a slick Longford Town punished a poor ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Galway United

Thu, Jun 13 2019

Cobh Ramblers host Galway United as St Colman’s Park on Friday night in what will be both sides’ last game ...

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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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Conor Sutton re-joins with Wexford

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Wexford have announced the return of Conor Sutton to the club.

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Stephen Henderson: If we get a win before the break it might open up the door to an outside playoff spot

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Cobh Ramblers boss Stephen Henderson admits he was pleased with his sides performance during the Rams 2-2 draw away to ...

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Paul Keegan: To stabilise the club is a good thing, but the aim is to get promoted

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Two stints in England, regular silverware with Drogheda United and Bohemians, in addition to vying for promotion to the Premier ...

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League Report: Cabinteely 2 - 2 Cobh Ramblers

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Jack Watson’s late equaliser saved the day for Cabo who went behind twice after goals from Kevin Taylor and Jaze ...

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League Report: Drogheda United 4 - 2 Athlone Town

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Drogheda United beat Athlone Town 4-2 at United Park despite a second half fightback from the visitors to record their ...

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League Report: Bray Wanderers 0 - 1 Shelbourne

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Ex-Bray man Karl Moore wrapped up all three points for Shels with his superb free kick curling into the top ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Wexford

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Longford Town are one of three sides who could end the day on top of the First Division table as ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Athlone Town

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Drogheda United welcome Athlone Town to United Park knowing a win could be enough to see them top of the ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Galway United

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Troubled Limerick could end the day as high as fourth in the First Division should they find their way past ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Sixth-placed Bray Wanderers play host to table-topping Shelbourne at the Carlisle Grounds on Saturday afternoon, in what will be an ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Cobh Ramblers

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Cabinteely will be looking to get back to winning ways on Saturday evening when they host Cobh Ramblers at Stradbrook ...

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extratime.ie is looking for you to join our reporting team

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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Niall Quinn's meagre plan for Irish football will need more than soft media coverage to pass muster

Tue, Jun 04 2019

Red Strike is the marketing company that underwrote the ‘Visionary Group’ blueprint for the future of Irish football presented at ...

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League Report: Longford Town 2 - 1 Galway United

Mon, Jun 03 2019

Longford Town moved to within one point of first place Shelbourne thanks to a two goals to one victory over ...

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Wexford announce double signing of Ricky Fox and John Peare

Mon, Jun 03 2019

First Division Wexford FC have announced the double signing of Ricky Fox and John Peare

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Galway United

Sun, Jun 02 2019

Longford Town can return to the summit of the SSE Airtricity First Division when they take on inconsistent Galway United ...

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League Report: Galway United 0 - 0 Cabinteely

Sat, Jun 01 2019

A bore of a first half, followed by a much more intense second period could not separate the sides in ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Bray Wanderers

Fri, May 31 2019

Cobh Ramblers are without a win in six league games as they host Bray Wanderers at St Colman’s Park on ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Limerick

Thu, May 30 2019

Struggling Athlone Town take on the challenge of promotion chasing Limerick in what promises to be an intriguing fixture in ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Longford Town

Thu, May 30 2019

Seeking their seventh home league win on the spin, Shelbourne host Longford Town in a top of the table clash ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Cabinteely

Thu, May 30 2019

Looking to bounce back from their damaging defeat away to Drogheda United last time out, Galway United host promotion hunting ...

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Match Officials Appointed - 30th May 2019

Thu, May 30 2019

With Waterford and UCD on a break due to U21 call-ups there are just the three Premier Division games taking ...

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Suspension List - 30th May 2019

Thu, May 30 2019

A number of players and managers will be in the stands for their side's game this weekend as the FAI ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 147 - Swing when you are winning (Amber Barrett and John Cotter)

Thu, May 30 2019

This week Declan Marron and Dave Donnelly debate the pros and cons of Niall Quinn and Co's plans (or lack ...

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Suspension List - 27th May 2019

Mon, May 27 2019

A Monday night slate of EA Sports Cup fixtures has rolled around but Bohs will be without Derek Pender for ...

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League Report: Shelbourne 1 - 0 Cobh Ramblers

Sat, May 25 2019

Shelbourne went top of the table thanks to a nervy one goal success over a dogged Cobh Ramblers at Tolka ...

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League Report: Drogheda United 3 - 0 Galway United

Sat, May 25 2019

A brace from Chris Lyons and a first senior goal for Jordan Adeyemo gave Drogheda United a 3-0 victory over ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Galway United

Fri, May 24 2019

Drogheda United will be looking for their third win on the bounce when they host Galway United at United Park ...

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Match Officials Appointed - SSE Airtricity League & EA Sports Cup - 24th May 2019

Fri, May 24 2019

Neil Doyle will officiate from Dalymount Park this evening, whilst in Tallaght Robert Harvey will oversee the pick of this ...

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Suspension List - 24th May 2019

Fri, May 24 2019

Ian Morris and Tim Clancy are both banned for three games in the latest edition of the FAI Suspension list, ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Cabinteely

Fri, May 24 2019

Limerick will look to keep up with the pace setters in the SSE Airtricity First Division when they take on ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Cobh Ramblers

Thu, May 23 2019

Shelbourne look for their fifth win in six games as they host a struggling Cobh Ramblers at Tolka Park on ...

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Daire O'Connor: 'We have to start thinking that we can make Europe now'

Tue, May 21 2019

After three wins from four, Cork City attacking midfield star Daire O’Connor feels that the Leesiders can start to believe ...

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League Report: Bray Wanderers 2 - 1 Galway United

Tue, May 21 2019

A Hugh Douglas brace secured all three points for Bray Wanderers on Monday night when they welcomed Galway United to ...

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FAI await UEFA report into 'betting patterns' in Limerick's win over Cobh Ramblers

Mon, May 20 2019

Cobh’s board met on Sunday morning and subsequently released a statement confirming they had submitted a formal request to the ...

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