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Cork City sign Becky Cassin ahead of 2020 Women's National League campaign

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Cassin had been a core player for the Youths for six very successful seasons in which Cassin picked up four ...

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Athlone bring in five more players ahead of opening Women's National League campaign

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Sisters Leah and Kayla Brady, Clodagh Dillon, Bronagh Kane and Angelina De Rosa have all committed to the Midlands club ...

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Galway WFC issue statement saying 'a four or five team Under-19s league is not in the best interests of our club and players'

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The Galway Girls had been due to enter a side into a future Under-19s Women’s underage league in 2020 – ...

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Irish international Keeva Keenan signs pro deal with Celtic

Thu, Jan 16 2020

The Irish international has earned two caps for Vera Pauw’s Girls in Green, as they look to secure qualification for ...

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Athlone Town ramp up Women's National League preparations with three new signings

Wed, Jan 15 2020

Fiona Owens, Laura Mathews and Jessica Hennessy have all committed to The Town for the 2020 season

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Captain Catherine Cronin and Ireland goalkeeper Eve Badana re-sign with DLR Waves

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The pair are the latest to sign up ahead of the 2020 campaign as defender Niamh Prior and midfielder Fiona ...

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Oleta Griffin signs for DLR Waves as Donnelly and Prior pen new deals

Sat, Jan 11 2020

Griffin, who joined United from Shelbourne last season, returns to the capital ahead of the 2020 season after Kilkenny were ...

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Kilkenny United release lengthy statement following Women's National League departure

Fri, Jan 10 2020

United were recently informed of their withdrawal from the Women’s National League by the Football Association of Ireland (FAI), and ...

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Shelbourne sign Irish international Ciara Grant

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Grant joins the Reds after she spent last season with Northern Irish outfit Sion Swifts – who came second to ...

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Had Boots, Did Travel: Irish Abroad - FA Cup special (January 5 2019)

Mon, Jan 06 2020

Adam Idah was the star of the FA Cup third round as the Corkman, in just his second senior start, ...

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Adam Idah nets hat-trick for Norwich City as Arter scores FA Cup winner for Fulham

Sat, Jan 04 2020

Cork native Idah scored three against Championship side Preston North End as the Canaries sealed their passage to the 4th ...

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Top 10 extratime.ie Live Updates for 2019

Fri, Jan 03 2020

We look back on the top ten most-followed minute-by-minute updates from around the grounds in 2019.

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From Kerr's Kids to reality show Dream Team the Extratime.ie Advent Calendar 2019 has it all

Fri, Jan 03 2020

The ExtraTime.ie Advent Calendar 2019 was a project brought to you by our trusty ol’ ExtraTime.ie Sportscast team. The lads ...

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Kilkenny United 'devastated' following FAI decision to axe them from 2020 Women's National League

Thu, Dec 19 2019

It was announced last month that Athlone Town were to become the first club to enter a club in the ...

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James Dermody departs Kilkenny United to take charge of Longford Town's under-19s

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Dermody will return to Longford Town to take charge of the club’s under-19s side, just months after leaving his post ...

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WATCH: Clare Shine scores late winner in Scottish Cup Final

Sun, Nov 24 2019

Watched in front of a record attendance of 3,123 – Shine scored twice to earn the Player of the Match ...

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Glentoran midfielder Demi Vance named Irish Premiership player ofthe season

Sun, Nov 24 2019

The 60-times-capped Northern Ireland was rewarded for a fine season in which she helped the Glens to the Irish Cup, ...

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Charlton snap up signing of Chloe Mustaki from Shelbourne

Wed, Nov 20 2019

Mustaki joins the Addicks from Women’s National League (WNL) runners-up Shelbourne – who finished just two points behind eventual league ...

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Athlone Town latest club to join So Hotels Women's National League

Wed, Nov 20 2019

The Midlander’s, who already have had a team playing in the Women's under-17 National League for the last two seasons, ...

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WFAI Cup Final Preview: Peamount United -v- Wexford Youths

Sat, Nov 02 2019

Peas were defeated in last year’s decider by a solitary goal from Katrina Parrock in the first-half despite a late ...

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Wexford Youths' McKenna Davidson: 'I think it's very unrealistic to ask a player to come here and have to support themselves with no job'

Sat, Nov 02 2019

Moving to the Emerald Isle in 2016 as part of her studies in UL, Davidson has since played in the ...

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Ireland's Denise O'Sullivan helps North Carolina Courage to second successive NWSL title

Sun, Oct 27 2019

Denise O’Sullivan picked up a second consecutive NWSL title as the North Carolina Courage ran out comfortable 4-0 winners over ...

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 2 - 1 DLR Waves

Sat, Oct 26 2019

It was the final day of the SO Hotels Women's National League on Saturday and Galway WFC managed to finish ...

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Shelbourne captain Pearl Slattery: 'We've done all we can - all we can do now is wait'

Sat, Oct 26 2019

A 4-0 victory over DLR Waves on Wednesday night put Shels temporarily on top of the Women’s National League but ...

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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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WNL round-up: Shelbourne fight back to bring title race to the final day

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Peamount secured a comfortable 8-0 win over DLR Waves – a result that forced the Reds to win over Youths ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 2 - 1 Wexford Youths

Sun, Oct 20 2019

The Reds fell behind in the first half thanks to a Lauren Kelly opener before Emily Whelan and Jamie Finn ...

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Former Republic of Ireland boss Colin Bell appointed as South Korean Women's National Team boss on a three-year deal

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Bell resigned from his position as manager of the Girls in Green in June, to take a role on Jan ...

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WNL U17 League Final Report: Galway WFC 3 - 1 Wexford Youths

Sat, Oct 19 2019

Blessing Kinsley took the lead for Wexford early in the second half, but Galway fought back with three goals coming ...

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Shelbourne to trial 'pay what you like scheme' for final WNL home game of the year

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The match, which will be Shels’ second last game of the season will take place this Sunday, October 20 at ...

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Shamrock Rovers and Carlow-Kilkenny added to So Hotels under-17 WNL

Fri, Oct 11 2019

The So Hotels under-17 Women's National League is set to expand next season

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Euro 2021 Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 3 - 2 Ukraine

Tue, Oct 08 2019

The Republic of Ireland have made it two wins from two in their EURO 2021 Qualifying campaign thanks to pulsating ...

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EURO 2021 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Ukraine

Mon, Oct 07 2019

The Republic of Ireland have never met the Ukraine before in a competitive outing

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Ireland set for first-ever sell-out game as Vera Pauw reign begins against Ukraine

Sat, Oct 05 2019

The Girls in Green take on Ukraine on Tuesday evening having kicked off their Euro 2021 campaign with a 2-0 ...

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WNL U17 Cup Final Report: Galway WFC 2 - 1 Peamount United

Sun, Sep 29 2019

Galway WFC have been crowned U17 Women’s National League Cup Champions after a 2-1 win over Peamount United at Eamonn ...

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Vera Pauw names first Irish senior squad ahead of crunch Euro qualifier against Ukraine

Thu, Sep 26 2019

Pauw has named a 23-player panel for the vital fixture which takes place at Tallaght Stadium – following the Girls ...

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WNL Report: DLR Waves 1 - 2 Galway

Wed, Sep 25 2019

Aoife Thompson’s ninth goal of the season earned Galway all three points amid torrential downpours at Jackson Park in the ...

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WNL Report: DLR Waves 1 - 3 Cork City

Sat, Sep 21 2019

Cork City ran out handsome 3-1 winners over DLR Waves on a miserable Saturday evening at Jackson Park. Goals from ...

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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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