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League Report: Waterford 4 - 0 Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Jul 21 2017

Two goals from former Rambler Shane O’Connor set Waterford on their way to an emphatic 4-0 win over Cobh Ramblers ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Cobh Ramblers

Thu, Jul 20 2017

Waterford welcome Cobh Ramblers to the RSC in a vital the top-of-the-table clash in the First Division (kick-off 7.45pm).

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Shelbourne

Thu, Jul 20 2017

Sixth-placed Cabinteely host fourth-placed Shelbourne in a Dublin Derby in the SSE Airtricity League First Division at Stradbrook on Friday ...

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Athlone Town add Silva, Walsh and Curran to squad

Sat, Jul 15 2017

Athlone Town have announced a trio of signings with Enda Curran, Stephen Walsh and Claudio Silva all linking up with ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Jul 14 2017

Athlone Town welcome Cabinteely to Lissywollen on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm) without a win in their last eight games.

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Wexford

Fri, Jul 14 2017

In-form Shelbourne welcome bottom club Wexford to Tolka Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm).

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PFAI vows to defend two Athlone Town players charged 'without evidence'

Sat, Jul 08 2017

The players' agency confirmed they will represent two players charged with manipulating games this morning.

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FAI brings charges in Athlone Town investigation

Sat, Jul 08 2017

The association confirmed unspecified individuals have been charged following its investigation into alleged betting irregularities.

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League Preview: UCD -v- Longford Town

Fri, Jul 07 2017

UCD welcome Longford Town to the UCD Bowl on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm) knowing that a victory is essential if ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Jul 07 2017

Time flies when you're having fun, and this evening's visit of Shelbourne (kick-off 7.45pm) marks a full round of games ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Jul 07 2017

Cabinteely will hope to avoid a fourth straight defeat as they welcome their old bogey team Cobh Ramblers to Dublin’s ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Wexford

Fri, Jul 07 2017

First-placed Waterford host bottom side Wexford in the south-east derby at the RSC (kick-off 7.45pm).

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Friendly Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Norwich City

Wed, Jul 05 2017

Cobh Ramblers will look to take their minds off indifferent league form when they welcome English Championship club Norwich City ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- UCD

Fri, Jun 30 2017

Wexford welcome UCD to Ferrycarrig Park fresh from their first away win of the season at Cabinteely last Friday (kick-off ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Waterford

Fri, Jun 30 2017

A resurgent Shelbourne host table toppers Waterford in Tolka Park on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm) having been on the road ...

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Former Tottenham Hotspur & Ireland under-21 international Neale Fenn takes reins at Longford

Tue, Jun 27 2017

Longford Town have appointed Londoner Neale Fenn as their new manager. Fenn who started his playing career with Tottenham Hotspur ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Waterford United

Fri, Jun 23 2017

UCD will hope to put the disappointment of last week's defeat to Shelbourne behind them as they welcome league leaders ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Jun 23 2017

Cobh Ramblers will be hoping to bounce back from a surprise defeat to Longford last week when they welcome Shelbourne ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Longford Town

Thu, Jun 22 2017

Athlone and Longford do battle in the First Division on Friday night.

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Wexford

Thu, Jun 22 2017

Fourth placed Cabo will be looking to hold on to their current position when they host Wexford on Friday night ...

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Wexford confirm Craig Wall to miss the rest of the season

Wed, Jun 21 2017

The midfielder has started 13 of Wexford's 16 games this season.

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Cobh Ramblers

Sat, Jun 17 2017

Second-placed Cobh Ramblers travel up to the Midlands to face sixth-placed Longford Town at City Calling Stadium. (Kick-off 7:30 PM).

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Midseason Report Card - UCD

Thu, Jun 15 2017

John McDermott casts an eye over UCD as they continue to press for promotion from the second tier.

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Midseason Report Card - Cobh Ramblers

Thu, Jun 15 2017

John Manning runs the rule over another outstanding few months for Stephen Henderson's side.

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Shelbourne to celebrate Pride with Dublin Devils friendly

Wed, Jun 14 2017

A Shelbourne XI will take on Dublin's first gay and inclusive club in a free event at Tolka Park.

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Midseason Report Card - Shelbourne

Mon, Jun 12 2017

Cian Hartford sums up Shelbourne's frustrating opening to the campaign.

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Wes Hoolahan is bringing his Norwich City side to face Cobh in July

Wed, Jun 07 2017

First Division promotion chasing Cobh Ramblers have lined up an exciting mid-season friendly match against English Championship outfit Norwich City.

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Midseason Report Card - Cabinteely

Sat, Jun 03 2017

Cabinteely's mid-season report card has just landed, and they've done better than expected!

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Waterford United

Fri, Jun 02 2017

Stephen Henderson’s men are still pushing for promotion at the halfway point of the season and the side are on ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Longford Town

Thu, Jun 01 2017

A mid-table SSE Airtricity League First Division game sees managerless Longford Town travel to Shelbourne. Kick-off at the Drumcondra venue ...

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Mathews departs Longford Town by mutual consent

Sun, May 28 2017

Longford Town tonight announced in the aftermath of their 5-0 victory over bottom side Wexford that manager Alan Mathews had ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Waterford

Sat, May 27 2017

It is second versus first and a Munster derby to boot in the SSE Airtricity League First Division in St ...

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Wexford FC

Fri, May 26 2017

Longford Town will host struggling Wexford in what promises to be an intriguing clash in the SSE Airtricity First Division ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- UCD

Fri, May 26 2017

Athlone Town welcome UCD to Athlone Town Stadium (kick-off 7.45pm) hoping the Students aren't the second group this week to ...

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Athlone Town Stadium 'broken into' and 'files ransacked'

Wed, May 24 2017

The club reports that the stadium was broken into over the weekend.

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Athlone Town

Sat, May 20 2017

Back in December 2016 when the FAI’s Director of Competitions Mr. Fran Gavin announced that in 2017 the LOI First ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Waterford

Fri, May 12 2017

The Blues' last visit to Ferrycarrig Park saw them run out 5-0 winners in the EA Sports Cup last month.

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Roddy Collins return to take the reins at Athlone Town

Fri, May 12 2017

The club is currently under FAI investigation over alleged 'irregular betting patterns'

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Cabinteely FC

Fri, May 12 2017

Cobh led the First Division table going in to last weekend’s series of matches but a surprise defeat away to ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Athlone Town

Fri, May 12 2017

Shelbourne will be hoping to put a stop to their run of four straight league defeats when they welcome Athlone ...

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Athlone Town call for Interpol involvement in match-fixing probe

Mon, May 08 2017

A statement from the club's board and management committee called for the investigation to be widened.

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, May 05 2017

The first meeting between the sides this season ended in a 5-1 win for the Rams.

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Shelbourne

Fri, May 05 2017

Waterford come into the game on the back of three draws while Shels have lost their last three in the ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Wexford

Fri, May 05 2017

Collie O'Neill's UCD could go top if other results go their way, while Wexford remain winless on the bottom.

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FAI continuing investigation into Athlone betting scandal with interviews set for early next week

Fri, May 05 2017

The FAI released a second statement regarding their Athlone Town investigation on Thursday afternoon. On Wednesday they announced that they ...

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Athlone Town pledge full co-operation with FAI betting probe

Thu, May 04 2017

The FAI has launched an investigation after being tipped off about alleged 'irregular betting patterns' during April's First Division tie ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Cobh Ramblers

Thu, Apr 27 2017

Mid-table Shelbourne will host high flying Cobh Ramblers in a potentially explosive clash in the SSE Airtricity First Division at ...

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Athlone Town announce departure of Colin Fortune

Thu, Apr 27 2017

The former Athlone player has been serving as head coach since being demoted from the manager's position in March.

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League Preview: Cabinteely FC -v- Waterford FC

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Cabinteely look to return to winning ways following a late defeat to Shelbourne and draw with UCD as they welcome ...

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Athlone Town part company with Ricardo Monsanto

Fri, Apr 21 2017

Athlone Town have today announced the departure of Ricardo Monsanto as First Team manager.

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