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Limerick FC eligible to apply for SSE Airtricity League licence, the FAI confirm

Fri, Jan 17 2020

A statement from the FAI read; “The Football Association of Ireland confirms that Limerick Football Club can apply for a ...

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Finn Harps re-sign Mark Russell as ex-Limerick winger Karl O'Sullivan joins

Tue, Jan 14 2020

Scotsman Russell played a key role in the Co. Donegal’s side Premier Division survival last term, making 25 appearances for ...

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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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Big Sam Allardyce at Limerick FC

Mon, Dec 23 2019

Those who say Big Sam has never won a trophy are disrespecting the First Division.

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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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FAI lament 'no contact' from Limerick owner Pat O'Sullivan as Munster club looks set for liquidation

Wed, Dec 11 2019

Limerick have been in examinership since September and owner Pat O’Sullivan has sought investors to revive the club but, with ...

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Nine-team First Division on the horizon as Limerick FC set for liquidation

Wed, Dec 11 2019

The 2020 First Division is likely to proceed with nine teams as clubs are reportedly unhappy at suggestions a Shamrock ...

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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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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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Limerick retroactively deducted 26 points following examinership

Wed, Nov 06 2019

The Blues were beset by financial problems during the season and multiple instances of unpaid wages led players to vote ...

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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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PFAI First Division Team of the Year released with five Longford and two Shelbourne representatives

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Shelbourne duo Ryan Brennan and Luke Byrne have both made the cut, along with the Drogheda United pairing of Sean ...

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First Division Round-up: Shels cap off title-winning campaign in style as Drogheda falter in Bray

Sun, Sep 22 2019

Dean Delany also brought the curtain down on an illustrious 23-year career as he lifted the trophy with Shelbourne supporter’s ...

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League Report: Shelbourne 7 - 0 Limerick

Sat, Sep 21 2019

Jaze Kabia opened the scoring halfway through the opening period, before Conan Byrne struck just before the break

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Limerick

Sat, Sep 21 2019

The Reds secured their first ever First Division crown last week with a dramatic 3-1 win away to nearest challengers ...

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Sean Russell: 'You do miss playing, but you do try to stay positive when you set goals and targets'

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The 25-year-old appeared on the Sportscast this week – where he emphasised his recent plight which has seen him ...

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League Report: Galway United 3 - 2 Limerick

Mon, Sep 16 2019

This one came to life in the second half with Galway taking the lead twice, only to be pegged back ...

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Former Limerick striker Rory Gaffney joins Walsall on loan from Salford City

Sun, Sep 01 2019

Gaffney joins the Saddlers having played for Salford three times already this season

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Limerick

Thu, Aug 29 2019

United go into this fixture full of confidence after their cup exploits last weekend and aim to finish their disappointing ...

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FAI Cup round-up: Four red cards in bad-tempered thriller in Sligo while Waterford edge past Glengad United

Sat, Aug 24 2019

Limerick finished the game with eight men following red cards for Shaun Kelly, Clyde O’Connell and Jason Hughes, while Sligo ...

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Limerick's Jack Brady relishing FAI Cup crack at Sligo after a difficult year on Shannonside

Fri, Aug 23 2019

Until the defeat versus Cobh Ramblers in July, the Super Blues were motoring along quite nicely – with an unlikely ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Athlone Town

Fri, Aug 16 2019

The Super Blues have been on a slump of late and will be looking for a much needed home win ...

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Three non-league sides join heavyweights in the hat for tonight's FAI Cup last 16 draw

Mon, Aug 12 2019

Inishown League side Glengad United join Leinster Senior League champions Crumlin United and Lucan United in the draw for the ...

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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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FAI Cup Preview: Cobh Wanderers -v- Limerick

Thu, Aug 08 2019

The Super Blues have been in freefall as of late and will see the FAI Cup as a welcome distraction ...

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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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First Division round-up: Longford ease past Athlone as Cabo soar once more

Fri, Aug 02 2019

Cabinteely also secured a comprehensive three-nil win over Limerick as Bray stuck five past a leaky Wexford defence

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League Report: Cabinteely 3 - 0 Limerick

Fri, Aug 02 2019

Cabinteely continued their push for the First Division Playoffs with a comfortable three-nil win over Limerick on Friday evening.

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Limerick

Fri, Aug 02 2019

Tommy Barrett’s side have lost four of their previous five games, with the win over Longford Town at the Markets ...

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FAI Cup first round dates, times and venues confirmed

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The draw which was made at the Aviva Stadium in July saw holders Dundalk drawn away to Cobh Ramblers

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Killian Brouder swaps Limerick for Galway ahead of First Division run-in

Sun, Jul 28 2019

The 20-year-old had been ever present for Limerick FC this season and makes the short move up the M18 to ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Jul 26 2019

Following a single win in their last five games, Limerick are simply in ‘must-win’ territory if they are hoping to ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Jul 19 2019

A pivotal game in Limerick’s attempt to gain promotion back to the Premier Division via the play-offs takes place at ...

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First Division Round-Up: Shels held at the death as Bray get back to winning ways against Limerick

Sat, Jul 13 2019

Bray secured their first win in two while Shels and Cabo played out an entertaining draw at Tolka Park as ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Limerick

Thu, Jul 11 2019

Gary Cronin’s side will look to try and snatch all three points against Limerick on Friday night having lost their ...

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League Report: Limerick 3 - 1 Longford Town

Fri, Jul 05 2019

Limerick put a massive dent in Longford Town's First Division title hopes with a deserved 3-1 victory over the Midland ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Longford Town

Thu, Jul 04 2019

The Super Blues have the tricky task of hosting high-flying Longford Town in a crucial encounter at the Market’s Field ...

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First Division Round-up: Top three all win as Longford stay four points behind leaders Shelbourne

Sun, Jun 30 2019

Longford Town returned to second place in the First Division courtesy of a hard-fought 1-0 win over Cobh Ramblers at ...

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Connor Ellis departs Limerick by mutual consent

Thu, Jun 27 2019

The former Cork City striker departs the Blues having scored six goals for the club so far this term, leading ...

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WNL Round-up: Ciara Maher's injury-time strike sees DLR Waves to victory in seven-goal thriller in Cork

Mon, Jun 24 2019

City led 3-1 going into the final quarter as a brace from Christina Dring and Katie McCarthy’s opener looked set ...

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First Division Round-up: Shelbourne stretch lead to four points with Drogheda win as Longford falter in Bray

Sat, Jun 15 2019

Neale Fenn’s Longford fell further behind after they were shocked by two late goals to go down 3-2 away to ...

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League Preview: Wexford FC -v- Limerick

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The Slaneysiders suffered heartbreak last time out against Longford Town as Jamie Doyle popped up with a last-gasp winner for ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Galway United

Sat, Jun 08 2019

Troubled Limerick could end the day as high as fourth in the First Division should they find their way past ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Limerick

Thu, May 30 2019

Struggling Athlone Town take on the challenge of promotion chasing Limerick in what promises to be an intriguing fixture in ...

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Watch: Ireland midfielder Josh Cullen sets up winner at the death as Charlton Athletic beat Sunderland in the play-off final

Sun, May 26 2019

The on-loan West Ham United midfielder put in the cross that led Patrick Bauer to clinch the tie, at the ...

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Suspension List - 24th May 2019

Fri, May 24 2019

Ian Morris and Tim Clancy are both banned for three games in the latest edition of the FAI Suspension list, ...

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League Preview: Limerick -v- Cabinteely

Fri, May 24 2019

Limerick will look to keep up with the pace setters in the SSE Airtricity First Division when they take on ...

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FAI await UEFA report into 'betting patterns' in Limerick's win over Cobh Ramblers

Mon, May 20 2019

Cobh’s board met on Sunday morning and subsequently released a statement confirming they had submitted a formal request to the ...

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Limerick

Sat, May 18 2019

Cobh Ramblers hope to pick up their first win in five attempts as they host Munster rivals Limerick at St ...

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