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WNL Round-up: Mia Dodd nets on Shels debut and Noelle Murray bags a hat-trick but Peamount remain in pole position

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Former international Murray scored a penalty in each half before sealing her hat-trick late on while Dodd, a late addition ...

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 5 - 0 Kilkenny United

Sat, Sep 14 2019

A brace from Sadhbh Doyle and goals from Lynsey McKey, Aoife Thompson and Tessa Mullins saw Billy Clery’s side claim ...

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FAI Women's Cup Report: Galway 1 - 0 DLR Waves

Mon, Sep 09 2019

American striker McKenna Doyle scored the only goal of a match that saw few clear cut chances for either side.

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FAI Women's Cup Report: TEK United 1 - 4 Wexford Youths

Sun, Sep 08 2019

Holders Wexford Youths are into the semi-finals of the FAI Cup thanks to a routine 4-1 win over Dublin Premier ...

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Bray Wanderers submit application to enter a team in the under-17 Women's National League

Fri, Sep 06 2019

Shamrock Rovers have also committed to entering a team in the under-17 league next year, while Bohemians entered the league ...

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Vera Pauw appointed Republic of Ireland senior manager

Wed, Sep 04 2019

The Dutch native takes over from Colin Bell, who resigned in July to take up a coaching role with Huddersfield ...

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FAI to name Colin Bell's successor as Ireland manager on Wednesday

Wed, Sep 04 2019

The new Ireland manager will be named at 3.30pm on Wednesday afternoon.

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EURO 2021 Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 2 - 0 Montenegro

Tue, Sep 03 2019

Tyler Toland gave Tom O’Connor’s side the ideal start with a seventh-minute piledriver but the hime side could only add ...

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Republic of Ireland v Montenegro - where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Tue, Sep 03 2019

All you need to know ahead of tonight's Euro 2021 qualifier.

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England's Lucy Bronze named UEFA women's player of the year

Thu, Aug 29 2019

The right-back became the first defender to lift the award after helping the French side to their fourth straight Champions ...

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Galway's Chloe Singleton replaces injured Clare Shine as Ireland prepare for Montenegro clash

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Glasgow City striker Shine had been recalled to the international squad for the first time in two years after an ...

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Peamount United's Eleanor Ryan-Doyle named WNL Player of the Month for June

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Ryan-Doyle also played a pivotal role in Ireland’s run to the semi-finals of the World University Games

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The extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 158 - We Peaked Too Early

Mon, Aug 26 2019

This week on the extratime.ie Sportscast, Declan Marron is joined by Dave Donnelly and Andrew Dempsey to sort through all ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 1 - 1 Peamount United

Sun, Aug 25 2019

Shelbourne had the heroics of goalkeeper Rachael Kelly to thank as they earned a draw against league leaders Peamount United.

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Galway striker Aislinn Meaney joins Lucia Lobato at University of Akron

Sun, Aug 25 2019

The Ennis native has transferred her studies to the Ohio university after spending the past two years at NUI Galway.

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Former Ireland captain Emma Byrne comes out of retirement with Spanish side Terrassa

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The long-time Arsenal custodian hung up her boots two years ago following a stint with Brighton & Hove Albion and ...

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Kilkenny United appoint former Longford Town under-17 manager James Dermody

Wed, Aug 21 2019

The UEFA A-Licenced coach took charge of his first game on Sunday afternoon as Kilkenny held Cork City to a ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 1 - 0 DLR Waves

Sat, Aug 17 2019

Shelbourne laboured to a slender one goal win over DLR Waves thanks to a header from Alex Kavanagh on the ...

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Olympique Lyonnais trio dominate UEFA women's player of the year shortlist

Thu, Aug 15 2019

2015/16 winner Ada Hegerberg, England defender Lucy Bronze and France’s Amandine Henry have made the final three-woman shortlist for the ...

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Wexford Youths put seven past Birkirkara to finish second in their Champions League group

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Captain Kylie Murphy scored a sensational hat-trick from midfield while McKenna Davidson, Edel Kennedy, Rianna Jarrett and Ciara Rossiter were ...

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Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 156 - extra extra extra...get all your FAI Cup results and fixtures

Mon, Aug 12 2019

Declan Marron is joined in studio by Dave Donnelly and Macdara Ferris as the lads have FAI Cup results and ...

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WNL Report: DLR Waves 1 - 1 Kilkenny United

Sun, Aug 11 2019

Kilkenny United ended their 13-game wait for a Women’s National League point as they held DLR Waves to a 1-1 ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 4 - 2 Limerick

Sat, Aug 10 2019

Shels recorded a big two goal win over a spirited Limerick

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Draw revealed for the So Hotels FAI Women's Cup First Round

Wed, Aug 07 2019

The tie of the round will see a Cork Derby as non-league Wilton United host Women’s National League Cork City

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WNL Report: Limerick 1 - 6 Galway WFC

Sun, Aug 04 2019

McKenna Doyle secured her second brace of the season in as many games as goals from Sadbh Doyle, Chloe Singleton, ...

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International Friendly Preview: USA -v- Republic of Ireland

Sat, Aug 03 2019

The Republic of Ireland’s most recent friendly encounter saw the then Colin Bell managed side fall to a 2-1 defeat ...

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Ireland's Michelle O'Neill to make history as part of first female UEFA Super Cup refereeing team for Liverpool Chelsea tie

Fri, Aug 02 2019

French referee Stéphanie Frappart, who, along with O’Neill, took charge of last month’s World Cup final between the United States ...

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DLR Waves sign Ireland international goalkeeper Eve Badana

Wed, Jul 31 2019

The 26-year-old will compete with another new signing, former Wexford Youths keeper Sophie Lenehan, for the number one shirt following ...

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Two-time World Cup-winning coach Jill Ellis to step down following United States' victory tour

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The world champions will face the Republic of Ireland on August 3rd in their first game since lifting the crown.

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 4 - 1 Cork City

Sun, Jul 28 2019

A first half goal from Chloe Singleton was added to by Méabh De Búrca as a brace from McKenna Doyle ...

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DLR Waves sign goalkeeper Sophie Lenehan from champions Wexford while Prior and Donnelly arrive from Shelbourne

Wed, Jul 24 2019

DLR Waves continue their summer rebuild with the signing of goalkeeper Sophie Lenehan from champions Wexford Youths.

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James Scott appointed new Republic of Ireland under-17 manager

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Colin Bell resigned as Ireland manager in June but had already given up his secondary role in charge of the ...

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WNL Cup Final Preview: Wexford Youths -v- Shelbourne

Sat, Jul 20 2019

Wexford Youths host fellow title-chasers Shelbourne at Ferrycarrig Park on Sunday afternoon looking to secure the first silverware of the ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 153 - The donnybrook near Donnybrook (Amanda McQuillan & Eric Molloy interviews)

Fri, Jul 19 2019

We talk about the post match altercations at UCD v Bohemians, the Under-19 Euros and University Games and the upcoming ...

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Ireland denied first-ever World University Games bronze in penalty shoot-out defeat to Russia

Fri, Jul 12 2019

Ireland had led going into the final 20 minutes through goals in either half from Lauren Dwyer and Eleanor Ryan ...

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Shelbourne's Amanda McQuillan scores and saves a penalty as Ireland march onto World University Games semi-finals

Tue, Jul 09 2019

The IT Carlow stopper stepped up to score the first penalty before saving from Ruonun Yin as the Girls in ...

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US World Cup star Megan Rapinoe calls on Gianni Infantino and the USSF to commit to equal pay for women

Mon, Jul 08 2019

The Reign winger was presented with the Golden Boot award by FIFA president Gianni Infantino following the United States’ 2-0 ...

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Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 151 - For whom the Bell strolls - Interviews with Emma Byrne & Sam Bone

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Declan Marron is joined by Dave Donnelly and podcast debutante Andrew Dempsey

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Ireland number one Marie Hourihan swaps Brighton and Hove Albion for Portuguese champions Braga

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Hourihan has spent the past 18 months with Brighton & Hove Albion, first on loan from Manchester City and then ...

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Watch: Sweden seal World Cup bronze medal for the 3rd time with victory over England

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Early goals from Kosovare Asllani and Sofia Jakobsson were enough to earn the Swedes a bronze medal despite Fran Kirby ...

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Megan Rapinoe picks up World Cup Golden Ball award

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Rapinoe’s spot-kick was her sixth goal of the tournament and earned her the Golden Boot ahead of teammate Alex Morgan ...

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Rapinoe and Lavelle fire United States past the Netherlands to second successive World Cup success

Sun, Jul 07 2019

Rapinoe’s spot-kick was her sixth goal of the tournament and earned her the Golden Boot ahead of teammate Alex Morgan ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Report: Netherlands 0 - 0 Sweden (Netherlands win 1-0 after extra time)

Thu, Jul 04 2019

Jackie Groenen scored the only goal of the game nine minutes into extra time as she beat Sweden goalkeeper Hedvig ...

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Watch: Lauren Kelly's wonderstrike sees Ireland open University Games campaign with victory over holders Brazil

Wed, Jul 03 2019

The Kildare native struck 14 minutes from time in a game Dave Connell’s side dominated with 70% possession and could ...

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FAI confirm 'current circumstances' of association made them unable to prevent Colin Bell's resignation

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Bell has taken up the role of assistant manager to Jan Siewert at Huddersfield Town after ending his two-year spell ...

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World Cup Round-up: Sweden and the Netherlands book semi-final spots as Olympic champions Germany stunned

Sat, Jun 29 2019

Goals in either half from Sofia Jakobsson and Stina Blackstenius saw the Swedes get revenge on the side that beat ...

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Michelle O'Neill to officiate at Saturday's World Cup quarter-final between Germany and Sweden

Sat, Jun 29 2019

The Wexford native will run the line as assistant to France’s Stephanie Frappart having also taken part in Argentina’s 0-0 ...

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Blow for Ireland as Bell leaves national team head coach role to take up position with Huddersfield Town

Sat, Jun 29 2019

Head Coach Colin Bell is leaving his position with the Republic of Ireland women's national team to take up the ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Report: Norway 0 - 3 England

Thu, Jun 27 2019

Jill Scott opened the scoring for the Lionesses within two minutes before Ellen White doubled their lead, but it was ...

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Watch: Barcelona's Lieke Martens' improvised nutmeg helps the Netherlands to 2-1 World Cup win over Japan

Tue, Jun 25 2019

The 2017 European Championships player of the tournament and world player of the year has had a quite games by ...

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