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Jack Brady: 'We just totally shunned the idea away and got on with it on the pitch'

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Brady impressed for the Shannonsiders this term, with some superb showings earning the 22-year-old a move to Shelbourne ahead of ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 165 - Captain > Superior Officer (Interviews: Jack Brady, Keith Long, Derek Pender)

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Jack Brady joins us for an honest discussion on the Limerick dressing room throughout the match fixing allegations, how the ...

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

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Derry City need just a point to seal a return to Europa League football as they prepare to host St ...

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Maciej Tarnogrodzki hopeful of staying on as UCD boss following the Students relegation to the First Division

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Tarnogrodzki could only watch on as last year’s First Division winners were unable to maintain their top-flight status with the ...

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Stephen Bradley pleased after comfortable win away to UCD

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Goals from Joey O’Brien, Graham Cummins and Brandon Kavanagh set the Hoops on their way, with the Students inevitable relegation ...

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Gary Rogers signs contract extension with league winners Dundalk

Sat, Oct 19 2019

38-year-old Rogers has secured 28 clean sheets this term, in a record breaking year for the Lilywhites

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Derry City

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Derry City have won one of their previous four league outings – with a 4-0 win at home over Cork ...

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Premier Division round-up: Bohs secure Europa League qualification while UCD's return to the First Division is confirmed

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Neale Fenn’s Cork City sealed their second win on the spin with a win over league winners Dundalk, as Finn ...

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League Report: UCD 0 - 3 Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Oct 18 2019

UCD's brief one year stay in the Premier Division came to a shuddering halt after suffering a 3-0 defeat at ...

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St Patrick's Athletic -v- Bohemians - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Fri, Oct 18 2019

The last of this season’s high-stakes Dublin derbies takes place on a Friday night that could see Bohemians confirm their ...

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

Fri, Oct 18 2019

The Inchicore side trail Bohs by eight points with three games left (Pat’s have a game in hand against Derry ...

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Dundalk

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Vinny Perth’s Lilywhites have only conceded nine goals away from home in the league all season, while also scoring 30 ...

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League Play-Off Preview: Cabinteely -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Oct 18 2019

Since Cabinteely’s introduction to the League of Ireland in 2015, the sides have met on ten occasions, with Drogheda winning ...

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Michael Duffy named SSE Airtricity/Soccer Writers' Association Player of the Month for September

Fri, Oct 18 2019

The Lilywhites’ winger played a prominent role as Dundalk wrapped-up two of the three top domestic prizes during the month ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Oct 18 2019

The Students need a miracle if Friday night's match against Shamrock Rovers is not to be their final home game ...

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Patrick Hoban extends Dundalk stay by a further two years

Thu, Oct 17 2019

Currently, in his second spell at the club, Hoban has scored 93 goals for the Lilywhites in 165 appearances.

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Jack Brady makes Shels return after three years away from Tolka Park

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Brady makes his return to Tolka Park having been away from the club over the past three campaigns, with stints ...

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Providing player pathway important for Stephen Bradley

Mon, Oct 14 2019

Another game and another clean sheet for Shamrock Rovers on Friday night.

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Playoff challenge awaits Horgan's Harps

Sun, Oct 13 2019

If there is one club that knows all about the League of Ireland promotion / relegation playoffs, it is Finn ...

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Tunnock's Caramel Wafer Challenge Cup Report: Stenhousemuir 3 - 2 Waterford

Sat, Oct 12 2019

A stoppage time winner from Stenhousemuir's Mark McGuigan clinched a 3-2 win for the Scottish League Two side and ended ...

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League Report: Cork City 3 -2 UCD

Fri, Oct 11 2019

A 3-2 thriller secured Cork City's Premier Division status at Turner's Cross with a result which all but confirmed UCD's ...

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League Play-Off Report: Longford Town 1 - 1 Cabinteely (Cabinteely win 3-1 on penalties)

Fri, Oct 11 2019

The sides were unable to separated, with a penalty shootout the only way either side could be split - Rob ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers 1 - 0 Finn Harps

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Greg Bolger got the winner for Shamrock Rovers in a 1-0 victory over Finn Harps at Tallaght on Friday just ...

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League Report: Bohemians 2 - 1 Dundalk

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Bohemians recorded a well deserved 2-1 victory over league champions Dundalk this evening and brought to an end a thirty ...

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Dundalk

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Keith Long's Bohemians side will this evening look to take one step closer to securing European football

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Ronan Coughlan extends Sligo stay until the end of the 2020 campaign

Fri, Oct 11 2019

The former Cork City forward joined the Bit O’Red earlier this year, striking up a strong scoring relationship with Romeo ...

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League Play-Off Preview: Longford Town -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Oct 11 2019

Longford have only conceded eight league goals at home this term, the joint best in the division along with eventual ...

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Ryan Brennan, Daniel McKenna and Aidan Friel extend Shelbourne stay for another year

Mon, Oct 07 2019

The trio played a key role in the Reds title success, with Shels returning to the top-flight after a long ...

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Regan Donelon extends Sligo stay until the end of the 2020 campaign

Sat, Oct 05 2019

The 23-year-old has impressed under the stewardship of Liam Buckley this year at Sligo, with the former St Patrick’s Athletic ...

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League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Shamrock Rovers

Sat, Oct 05 2019

Sligo Rovers have had an impressive record against Stephen Bradley’s side this year, winning, drawing and losing once

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First teams and college dreams - a data-based look at the players from the opening elite underage leagues

Sat, Oct 05 2019

First teams and college dreams- A data based look at the players from the opening Elite Underage Leagues

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League Report: Dundalk 1 - 0 Derry City

Fri, Oct 04 2019

Daniel Kelly’s goal on 64 minutes was all that could separate the sides in what was a drab affair as ...

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Bohemians v Cork City -- Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Fri, Oct 04 2019

All you need to know about tonight's Premier Division game.

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League Preview: Bohemians -v- Cork City

Fri, Oct 04 2019

Bohemians have a chance to move back into third place at the expense of Derry City should results go their ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Derry City

Fri, Oct 04 2019

Crowned champions in their last league outing, Dundalk will extend their unbeaten in domestic competitions to 31 matches should they ...

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

Fri, Oct 04 2019

St Patrick’s Athletic are unbeaten under new manager Stephen O’Donnell with two draws and two wins under his belt as ...

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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- UCD

Thu, Oct 03 2019

Harps are just six points ahead of The Students with four games left to play and the Donegal club will ...

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League Suspensions - SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 33

Thu, Oct 03 2019

Liam Scales is also forced to miss out on UCD’s do-or-die clash away to Finn Harps – with Harps not ...

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Shamrock Rovers defender Roberto Lopes receives first call-up for Cape Verde

Thu, Oct 03 2019

Dublin-born Lopes qualifies for the African nation through his Cape Verde-born father and had been mooted for a call-up during ...

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Looking Back: The Irish Soccer Magazine

Thu, Oct 03 2019

All I could think of in the halcyon days of Summer 1988 was the upcoming European Championships to be held ...

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Luke Byrne and Karl Moore commit themselves to Shelbourne for Premier Division return

Thu, Oct 03 2019

The pair were ever-present in Ian Morris’ side as the Reds topped the First Division to ensure their return to ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 163 - Delaney's Gardening is Complete

Wed, Oct 02 2019

And with a beautiful garden built, John takes his leave…

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Keith Long confirms Darragh Leahy unlikely to play again this season

Mon, Sep 30 2019

Midfielder Robbie McCourt has also departed the club.

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Simon Madden: 'There's always disappointment when players come back from England'

Sun, Sep 29 2019

Probably best known by League of Ireland observers as a consistently high-performing and dependable right-back, Simon Madden talks to Extratime.ie ...

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FAI Cup Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Dundalk

Sat, Sep 28 2019

Liam Buckley has led his re-invigorated Sligo to the last four of the FAI Cup during his first year at ...

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Gary O'Neill: 'The manager speaks to us every day reminding us that to be a top team you have to win silverware'

Sat, Sep 28 2019

The Kerry native joined Stephen Bradley’s side from UCD at the start of the summer transfer window – making his ...

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Stephen Bradley reveals Graham Burke's Dalymount opener was a pre-rehearsed move

Sat, Sep 28 2019

The on-loan Preston North End striker angled a pinpoint header at the near post from Jack Byrne’s corner early doors ...

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Watch: Danny Mandroiu sees red for ugly challenge as Burke and Greene see Rovers into a first cup final in nine years

Fri, Sep 27 2019

Burke headed home the only goal of the game when the Hoops edged out Bohs last month at Tallaght Stadium ...

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

Fri, Sep 27 2019

All you need to know ahead of tonight's FAI Cup semi-final derby.

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FAI Cup Preview: Bohemians -v- Shamrock Rovers

Thu, Sep 26 2019

Bohemians have had a rather turbulent journey to the last four of the cup, only edging past First Division opposition ...

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