Premier Division

The latest Premier Division stories on Extratime

Dundalk boss Vinny Perth: Shamrock Rovers tie 'isn't that big of a game - it will be played up by everybody else'

Wed, Feb 26 2020

One or both of the sides will cede their 100% record on Friday night in Tallaght but Perth insisted the ...

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Cork City were two hours away from going out of business after original application for license was rejected

Tue, Feb 25 2020

It has also been revealed that Preston North End owner, Trevor Hemmings, is interested in buying the club from FORAS, ...

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'It's been amazing - The fans have been unbelievable' - Stephen McGuinness on joining Bohemians

Tue, Feb 25 2020

McGuinness joined his new employers from First Division Cabinteely – and somewhat unexpectedly, in the wake of James Talbot’s ankle ...

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Shamrock Rovers snap up Salford City striker Rory Gaffney

Tue, Feb 25 2020

The 30 year old had been with the Ammies since 2018 and helped the side win promotion into he Football ...

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League Report: Bohemians 2 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Tue, Feb 25 2020

Sligo will feel hard done by after a spirited performance maybe could have seen the Bit O’Red secure a valuable ...

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League Report: Dundalk 3 - 0 Cork City

Tue, Feb 25 2020

Dundalk dispatched their visitors by three goals to nil in a ruthlessly professional manner at a freezing cold Oriel Park ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Shamrock Rovers

Mon, Feb 24 2020

Shamrock Rovers are currently in 1st place in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division on 6 points with 2 wins from ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Shelbourne

Sun, Feb 23 2020

Newly promoted Shelbourne make the trip to the North-West on Monday night (kick-off 8pm), the last time the sides met ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Cork City

Sun, Feb 23 2020

Dundalk entertain Cork City at Oriel Park on Monday night in the first set of double fixture weekends of the ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Derry City

Sun, Feb 23 2020

Derry City make the visit to Richmond Park on Monday night (kick-off 7.45pm) and manager Stephen O’Donnell is conscious of ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Sligo Rovers

Sun, Feb 23 2020

The hosts will be buoyed by the news that full-back Andy Lyons is expected to make his return to the ...

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League Report: Waterford 0 - 2 Bohemians

Sun, Feb 23 2020

A Sam Bone own goal and a Danny Mandroiu strike saw Bohemians pick up their first win of the 2020 ...

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League of Ireland Attendances 2020 -- Gameweek 1

Sun, Feb 23 2020

The first weekend of the 2020 SSE Airtricity Premier Division drew a total of 15,737 spectators to five League of ...

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Soccer and Study in Sligo- A Synopsis

Sat, Feb 22 2020

On Tuesday afternoon (18th Feb), IT Sligo defeated Waterford IT in the CFAI Cup semi-final in a 2-1 come-from-behind victory ...

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Shamrock Rovers B - Where are they Now?

Sat, Feb 22 2020

For the first time since 2014 Shamrock Rovers are set to field a second team in the League of Ireland. ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers 6 - 0 Cork City

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Five goals from Graham Burke ensured FAI Cup winners Shamrock Rovers had a perfect homecoming to Tallaght Stadium on Friday ...

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League Report: Derry City 1 - 1 Finn Harps

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Derry City grabbed a dramatic late equaliser at the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium to draw 1-1 with north west rivals, ...

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2020 League of Ireland - Match Officials - Gameweek 2

Fri, Feb 21 2020

The match officials for the SSE Airtricity League Premier and First Division matches have been confirmed.

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 2

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Friday night sees the beginning of the 2020 SSE League of Ireland First Division with two games taking place as ...

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Derry City -v- Finn Harps - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Week two of the 2020 League of Ireland and a second local derby has been scheduled for broadcast as Finn ...

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Galway United v Athlone Town falls foul of the weather but Sligo-Saints clash to go ahead

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Heavy rain on the west coast has left the Eamonn Deacy Park surface waterlogged and unplayable, and a call was ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- St Patrick's Athletic

Fri, Feb 21 2020

The Bit O’Red suffered an opening day defeat away to Finn Harps, and manager Liam Buckley is hoping for a ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Cork City

Fri, Feb 21 2020

The last time the sides met in Tallaght, Rovers beat Cork 3-0.

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Feb 21 2020

In terms of team news Derry will have a full contingent of players to choose from going into this evening

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Dundalk

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Shels currently are in 1st place on 3 points with one win from their one league match

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Cork City fans remain optimistic despite opening day defeat

Wed, Feb 19 2020

With five minutes remaining, former City striker Ciarán Kilduff rose the highest in a goal month scramble to snatch the ...

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Timmy Molloy - Football, Education & Life

Wed, Feb 19 2020

The 25-year-old has now also secured full-time employment in his hometown ahead of an exciting year for the Tribesmen

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Finn Harps unveil signing of forward Cameron Saul

Wed, Feb 19 2020

Saul spent pre-season with the Co. Donegal side, and he was also included in the club’s matchday squad on Friday ...

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Extratime.ie Sportscast - The Wind That Shakes The Derby

Mon, Feb 17 2020

This week host Declan Marron is joined by Macdara Ferris and Andrew Dempsey as they talk about the unaired Dublin ...

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Bohemians' JJ Lunney: 'Going down to ten for the last 30 minutes, we were hanging on in there, so to concede so late is obviously tough to take'

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Having just seen his side battle bravely for nearly a half an hour with ten men in quite brutal conditions, ...

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League Report: Bohemians 0 - 1 Shamrock Rovers

Sat, Feb 15 2020

That a big League of Ireland game would be better remembered for shambolic off-field events is perhaps not a massive ...

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 1 Shelbourne

Sat, Feb 15 2020

With five minutes remaining, former Cork City striker Ciaran Kilduff rose highest to head in cleanly past Liam Bossin in ...

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League Report: Dundalk 1 - 0 Derry City

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Dane Massey's second half strike broke Derry City hearts on Valentine's Day as his goal proved the difference between the ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Shamrock Rovers

Sat, Feb 15 2020

The first Dublin Derby of the season takes place where Northside faces Southside. Bohemians FC host Shamrock Rovers at Dalymount ...

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Bohemians v Shamrock Rovers - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Sat, Feb 15 2020

The FAI Cup champions travel the short distance to their biggest rivals with far more than just three points at ...

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League Report: St. Patrick's Athletic 0 - 1 Waterford

Fri, Feb 14 2020

The travelling Blues supporters were singing at the end of the match as their much changed team took all three ...

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 1

Fri, Feb 14 2020

Friday night sees the beginning of the 2020 SSE League of Ireland season as four Premier Division games take place ...

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Premier Division Waterford sign up Reading duo on loan

Fri, Feb 14 2020

20-year-old Odimayo joins the Blues after impressing with the Royals underage academy

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Cork City snap up Deshane Dalling on loan from QPR until June

Fri, Feb 14 2020

The 21-year-old joins the Leesiders after making one senior appearance for QPR in the FA Cup

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Saints unveil loan signing of Ollie Younger from Burnley

Fri, Feb 14 2020

The 20 year old has been with the Clarets since 2008 and has progressed through the academy at Turf Moor ...

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Dundalk's Chris Shields set to remain at Oriel Park until 2021

Fri, Feb 14 2020

The midfielder’s new deal will see him remain with the Lillywhites until the end of 2021

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Sligo Rovers

Fri, Feb 14 2020

Harps and Rovers faced each other 5 times last season including an EA Sports Cup tie

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Feb 14 2020

Ian Morris faces into his first game in charge at the top tier of Irish football in a somewhat unusual ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Derry City

Thu, Feb 13 2020

Vinny Perth will be without John Mountney and Sean Murray

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

Thu, Feb 13 2020

The Saints have been busy during the League of Ireland off-season – bringing in as many as eight new recruits ...

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Cork City boss Neale Fenn says Nigerian defender Joseph Olowu has 'all the attributes you could ask for' following Arsenal loan

Thu, Feb 13 2020

The 21-year-old centre-back has signed until the end of June as City boss Neale Fenn kicks off his first full ...

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Here's to Conan

Thu, Feb 13 2020

While there are those in the league who may mourn his departure from the league after such an incredible journey, ...

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2020 Season Preview: Bohemians

Thu, Feb 13 2020

The excitement of a European run will hopefully not distract from the bread and butter of the league and Cup, ...

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Extratime.ie staff predictions - Premier Division 2020

Thu, Feb 13 2020

The less said about our 2019 predictions the better…

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