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Former Drogheda United striker Lee Duffy to appear on Late Late Show to discuss Covid-19 battle

Fri, Mar 27 2020

The Dubliner tested positive for the condition three weeks ago and spent eight days in hospital on a ventilator after ...

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Drogheda United's Jack Tuite staying focused as football gets put on hold until June

Thu, Mar 26 2020

Recent Drogheda United recruit Jack Tuite – who just joined from First Division rivals Cabinteely – is one who has ...

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Extratime.ie esports Cup -- Match Day 2

Wed, Mar 25 2020

After the opening day’s action saw Cork City and Dundalk draw 1-1 while Waterford grabed a dramatic late winner in ...

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FAI extends ban on all football from grassroots up until April 19th

Tue, Mar 24 2020

The League of Ireland has already set a conservative return date of June 19th following consultation between the FAI and ...

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Eir Sport to show all nine classic Setanta Sports Cup finals this week

Mon, Mar 23 2020

The cross-border competition took place over nine seasons between 2005 and 2014 with Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United each picking ...

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Drogheda United offer free entry for home and away fans for their first home game when the league resumes

Sun, Mar 22 2020

The County Louth outfit have also offered free publicity to local businesses on the night as they look to bring ...

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Former Drogheda United striker Lee Duffy warns peers 'not to take this lightly' after being hospitalised with Covid-19

Sun, Mar 22 2020

The Dubliner doesn’t fit the profile of those most vulnerable to the disease – a young, healthy athlete with no ...

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Cork City to stop paying players and some staff from next week due to difficulties caused by Covid-19 shutdown

Sat, Mar 21 2020

The Rebel Army follow the lead of Sligo Rovers, who confirmed earlier this week that all staff and players have ...

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League of Ireland suspension set to last until June 19th as EA Sports Cup is cancelled

Fri, Mar 20 2020

The EA Sports Cup will be deferred for a year, while First Division clubs explore the possibility of fulfilling their ...

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ET Connects: Tell us about your highlights and lowlights of the 2020 season so far

Thu, Mar 19 2020

Whether it’s Jordan Flores’ viral sensation Puskas contender against Rovers, or Jack Byrne’s winner in the same game, or something ...

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How to help your League of Ireland club financially during the Coronavirus shutdown - a guide

Wed, Mar 18 2020

First-team and academy training has been suspended across the board as clubs put the health of their players and staff ...

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Drogheda United suspend payments to playing and management staff

Mon, Mar 16 2020

The club’s move comes in light of the continuing COVID-19 outbreak – with League of Ireland football being called off ...

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League Report: Drogheda United 5 - 1 UCD

Sat, Mar 07 2020

Five goals from five different players saw Drogheda United pick up their first home win of the season with a ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- UCD

Fri, Mar 06 2020

The Boynesiders defeat last time out has seen them drop to fourth in the First Division table – with their ...

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"I thought we were the better team for the majority of the game, but we didn't take our chances" - Richie O'Farrell relishing clash against former side

Thu, Mar 05 2020

Midfielder Richie O’Farrell was one of seven new players signed by Drogheda United during the off season.

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Killian Brennan: I do regret not signing for Drogheda earlier in my career, but circumstances stopped that

Sun, Mar 01 2020

Having won every major domestic cup and league winner's medal, Killian Brennan still believes that he should have joined his ...

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League of Ireland Attendances 2020 -- Gameweek 2

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Gameweek 2 featured nine games after the Galway United versus Athlone Town fixture was postponed due to adverse weather conditions. ...

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League Report: Drogheda United 0 - 1 Longford Town

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Longford were the better side in the first half, winning a number of early frees but their first chance came ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Longford Town

Fri, Feb 28 2020

Longford came out on top on all three occasions last term

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Full schedule for the first round of the EA Sports Cup confirmed as Cabinteely host Crumlin United in the opening game

Wed, Feb 26 2020

Cabinteely will welcome Leinster Senior League champions Crumlin United to Stradbrook Park on the afternoon of Sunday, March 8th with ...

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2020 Season Preview - Drogheda United

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Forward Mark Doyle has the potential to certainly make 2020 a year to remember for both himself and Drogheda United

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Drogheda United

Sat, Feb 22 2020

Ramblers and Drogheda begin their First Division campaign on Saturday when the Boynesiders make the trip to Cork (kick-off 7pm).

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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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First Division Alliance confirm no boycott to take place but will play 'under protest'

Thu, Feb 20 2020

The clubs, after discussions with FAI CEO Gary Owens and Deputy CEO Niall Quinn – have confirmed that no boycott ...

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Extratime.ie staff predictions - First Division 2020

Thu, Feb 20 2020

Have we wrote off Cabinteely once again? – Maybe, but it appears our writers have backed Drogheda United to lift ...

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EA Sports Cup First Round Draw Made

Tue, Feb 18 2020

The draw for the First Round of the EA Sports Cup took place today.

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Friendly Report: Cliftonville 4 - 1 Drogheda United

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Played in tough conditions due to Storm Dennis it was Cliftonville who started the better when Peter McKiernan played the ...

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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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Vincent Hoey Perpetual Trophy Report: Drogheda United 2 - 4 Bohemians

Wed, Jan 29 2020

A second-half brace from 15-year-old Evan Ferguson saw Bohemians win the inaugural Vincent Hoey Perpetual Trophy with a 4-2 win ...

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Galway snap up former Drogheda defender Kevin Farragher

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Farragher joins the Tribesmen who confirmed earlier today that Dylan Sacramento has joined the club, pending international clearance

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Pre-Season Friendly Report: Drogheda United 1 - 2 Sligo Rovers

Fri, Jan 24 2020

It took twenty minutes for the first chance of note as Sligo’s Darragh Noone saw his free kick take a ...

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Draft First Division fixture list drawn up

Fri, Jan 24 2020

The draft fixture list is in line with the dates previously advised and based on 11 teams competing in the ...

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First Division Drogheda 'dismayed' at lack of government funding for new stadium

Mon, Jan 20 2020

In a statement on Twitter the club said, “Drogheda United are dismayed at the decision not to award first stage ...

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Pre-season Friendly Report: Drogheda United 0 - 1 Derry City

Sat, Jan 18 2020

The goal came from the first real chance of the game as a ball cut back from the left was ...

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Opinion: The First Division Alliance is a necessary front amid the backdrop of blatant disrespect from the FAI and NLEC

Sat, Jan 11 2020

However, in light of the Shannonsiders’ exit from the League of Ireland, a vacancy of sorts had been created – ...

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Opinion: The First Division Alliance are wrong on Shamrock Rovers II - but the dictatorial approach must stop

Sat, Jan 11 2020

Why they chose a nine-team division as their hill to die on is anybody’s guess. When the next crisis arrives, ...

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Longford Town the first to host Shamrock Rovers II as new promotion play-off structure revealed

Fri, Jan 10 2020

The Hoops’ reserve side will line out as the tenth side in the league following the dissolution of Limerick but ...

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Former Saints title-winning captain Conor Kenna joins Leinster Senior League Kilnamanagh

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Kenna, who also had spells with Shamrock Rovers and Bray Wanderers during a long career at the top level, joins ...

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Shamrock Rovers II set to take part in the 2020 First Division

Thu, Jan 09 2020

News of the Hoops second-string’s admittance to the second tier comes amid the backdrop of strong opposition to the proposal ...

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Quiz: Can you name the last 10 top scorers in the First Division?

Wed, Jan 08 2020

And to make it a bit more challenging (if it wasn’t hard enough!), you'll have to answer them in order

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Warrenpoint bolster their ranks with the signing of former Athlone and Longford midfielder Kealan Dillon

Fri, Jan 03 2020

The 25-year-old spent the 2019 League of Ireland season at Athlone Town, where he made 26 appearances for the Blue ...

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First Division Alliance calls for nine-team First Division amid efforts to enter Shamrock Rovers B side in second tier

Tue, Dec 31 2019

Clubs had been due to vote on whether to admit Rovers B in recent days but it appears the decision ...

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5 Players to watch in the First Division in 2020

Sun, Dec 29 2019

Shelbourne ended their long wait for a Premier Division return, but the departure of the Reds does not necessarily mean ...

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Sean Russell forced to retire as a result of devastating knee injury sustained with Limerick

Tue, Dec 17 2019

Russell cited his "health, physically and mentally" as his priority after his recovery was complicated by the club's inability to ...

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Richie O'Farrell departs UCD to make Drogheda switch

Fri, Dec 13 2019

O’Farrell spent the 2019 season at UCD, where the former St Patrick’s Athletic youngster made 33 appearances for the Students

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Drogheda United snap up former Dundalk 'keeper Ross Treacy

Wed, Dec 11 2019

Treacy failed to make the breakthrough at Oriel Park – with both Gary Rogers and Aaron McCarey both ahead of ...

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Parents - It's never too late to educate

Mon, Dec 09 2019

If, as the majority of parents, you want to find out more, in order to make a more informed decision ...

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Experienced midfielder Sean Brennan re-signs for Drogheda

Wed, Dec 04 2019

33-year-old Brennan was a key performer for the Boynesiders this term, making 32 appearances for Tim Clancy’s side

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Hyland and Hughes ink new Drogheda deals for 2020

Mon, Dec 02 2019

Hughes re-signs for Tim Clancy’s side after an impressive 2019 at United Park, making 23 appearances and scoring once

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extratime.ie League of Ireland Attendance Report 2019

Mon, Dec 02 2019

For the third season in a row, the SSE Airticity League of Ireland has seen an increase in attendances. The ...

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