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League Preview: Finn Harps -v- Shelbourne

Mon, Aug 03 2020

Harps will be seeking a morale boosting home win with victory over Shels which would see the men from Ballybofey ...

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extratime.com Sportscast - Restart Review and Sligo v Waterford Postponement

Mon, Aug 03 2020

Dave Donnelly and Macdara Ferris are back to talk about the league restart, the success of WATCHLOI and reporting from ...

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League Report: St. Patrick's Athletic 0 - 2 Derry City

Mon, Aug 03 2020

Derry City bounced back from the disappointed of their restart defeat at home to Sligo Rovers to gain a well-earned ...

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Derry City pay tribute to club president and Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume

Mon, Aug 03 2020

A key architect of the peace process that brought an end to the Troubles in the six counties of Ireland, ...

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Player with COVID-19 symptoms causes postponement of Sligo Rovers v Waterford match

Mon, Aug 03 2020

The SSE Airtricity League between Sligo Rovers and Waterford set for Tuesday has been postponed.

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

Mon, Aug 03 2020

The Saints are seeking a win against Derry City on Bank Holiday Monday to move into third place in the ...

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'We lacked cohesion and a little bit of quality at times' - Keith Long as Bohs secure away win over Cork

Sun, Aug 02 2020

Sunday’s win over Cork City was only the third time in eleven years that Bohemians have beaten the Rebel Army ...

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 1 Bohemians

Sun, Aug 02 2020

A goal from Andre Wright in the fourth minute was enough for the visitors as Keith Long’s side made it ...

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Watch: Early Andre Wright sees Bohemians to victory over bottom-place Cork City

Sun, Aug 02 2020

Andre Wright struck after just four minutes to seal a 1-0 win for the Gypsies at Turner's Cross

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Any time you can have a five point lead it is brilliant - Stephen Bradley

Sun, Aug 02 2020

Jack Byrne continue with the sparkling form he has shown during his time at Shamrock Rovers

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League Preview: Cork City v Bohemians

Sun, Aug 02 2020

The Rebel Army return to Turner’s Cross for the first time since the end of February with high-flying Bohemians the ...

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Re-start Club Preview: Bohemians

Sun, Aug 02 2020

The Gypsies went into the enforced break in third place, with three wins from five games, just behind Shamrock Rovers ...

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Re-start Club Preview: Cork City

Sun, Aug 02 2020

A look ahead to what is likely to be another difficult season on Leeside.

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Lorcan Fitzgerald: 'It's not only about the 11 - it's the 20 who are involved that will make the difference'

Sat, Aug 01 2020

Shelbourne vice-captain Lorcan Fitzgerald admits neither he nor his teammates did not recommence their Premier Division campaign in the way ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers 3 - 1 Finn Harps

Sat, Aug 01 2020

Shamrock Rovers made relatively easy work of Finn Harps on Saturday evening at Tallaght Stadium. The 3-1 win, thank to ...

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League Report: Shelbourne 0 - 1 Waterford

Sat, Aug 01 2020

The PA greeted the half-time whistle with Madness’ One Step Beyond but, if it was a hint, it went unheeded ...

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Former Ireland international striker Daryl Murphy signs for hometown club Waterford after 15 years away

Sat, Aug 01 2020

Manager John Sheridan confirmed following the Blues’ 1-0 win over Shelbourne on their return to action that 19-year-old midfielder Jake ...

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Postcard from the Stream - Watching LOI return

Sat, Aug 01 2020

The League of Ireland returned on Friday night and it was all a bit different.

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Jul 31 2020

Football returns to Tallaght Stadium for the first time since mid-March with Finn Harps the visitors for this 5pm kick ...

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League Report: Dundalk 1 - 1 St Patrick's Athletic

Fri, Jul 31 2020

Reigning champions Dundalk were unable to restart their campaign with three points on Friday night as a rigid and workmanlike ...

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Enda Stevens staying on the green list

Fri, Jul 31 2020

With the EURO 2020 playoff against Slovakia set for early October, Republic of Ireland defender Enda Stevens is hoping the ...

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Cobh Ramblers sign Crowley on loan from Cork City

Fri, Jul 31 2020

Cobh Ramblers have signed Darragh Crowley on loan from Cork City for the remainder of the 2020 League of Ireland ...

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Cork City sign English strikers Elliott and Fenwick as League of Ireland poised for restart

Fri, Jul 31 2020

Cork City have announced the signings of Kit Elliott and Scott Fenwick, subject to international clearance.

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Finn Harps snap up Stephen Folan ahead of season restart

Fri, Jul 31 2020

Finn Harps have completed the signing of experienced defender Stephen Folan until the end of the 2020 SSE Airtricity League ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Waterford

Fri, Jul 31 2020

After five months away from Tolka Park, Shelbourne play host to Waterford in their first home game of the restart ...

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland Restart - Day 1

Fri, Jul 31 2020

The first “Behind Closed Doors” SSE Airtricity League of Ireland matches take place this evening as the Irish domestic season ...

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Re-Start Club Preview: Derry City

Fri, Jul 31 2020

Consistency is key for the Candystripes who, as they did in the off-season, will have to contend with significant squad ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Sligo Rovers

Thu, Jul 30 2020

Rovers have lost their last four games away from the Showgrounds.

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Keith Buckley: 'We know the games will be coming thick and fast and we're ready to go'

Thu, Jul 30 2020

“I really can’t wait to get back to it” Buckley said. “Obviously, it’ll be strange not having fans at the ...

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St Pats snap up Jordan Gibson and David Titov ahead of Friday's restart

Thu, Jul 30 2020

22-year-old Gibson links up with the Inchicore outfit after recently being with Bradford City, Stevenage and Glasgow Rangers in recent ...

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extratime.com Sportscast - Return of the League of Ireland

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Host Declan Marron welcomes back Macdara Ferris and Andrew Dempsey for a League of Ireland catch up before the season ...

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Dundalk confirm return of forward David McMillan as Georgie Kelly joins Pats on loan

Wed, Jul 29 2020

He returns to Oriel after spending two-and-a-half years in Scotland where he had spells at St Johnstone, Hamilton Academical and ...

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FAI inform First Division clubs they cannot charge for streaming ahead of restart

Wed, Jul 29 2020

A circular was sent out by the association to the ten clubs to inform them that, while games may be ...

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Derry City sign striker Ibrahim Meite and midfielder Jake Dunwoody

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Meite joins the Candystripes following a recent stint with Crawley Town, while Dunwoody links up with Declan Devine’s side after ...

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Suspension List Issued ahead of League of Ireland Restart

Wed, Jul 29 2020

You may have trouble thinking back to March when the last League of Ireland fixtures were taking place but none ...

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Match Officials Appointed - July 31st - August 4th

Wed, Jul 29 2020

If ever there was a sign that football is almost back, it's the publication of this week's match officials list!! ...

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Michael O'Connor signs for Waterford

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Michael O’Connor has signed for Waterford for the remainder of the 2020 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division campaign.

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Brian Maher leaves St. Pats by mutual consent

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Goalkeeper Brian Maher has left St. Patrick’s Athletic by mutual consent, the club has confirmed.

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Watch: Eric Molloy volleys home as Shels earn friendly win over Drogheda

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Molloy cushioned the ball with a deft touch before shooting home into the top corner.

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Re-start Club Preview: Finn Harps

Mon, Jul 27 2020

For the second season running extratime.com writers predicted that Finn Harps would finish last in the Premier Division.

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Re-start Club Preview: Sligo Rovers

Mon, Jul 27 2020

We look at Sligo Rovers ahead of the League restart next weekend.

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Re-start Club Preview: Shelbourne

Mon, Jul 27 2020

We look ahead to the League restart with an indepth look at Shelbourne.

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Re-start Club Preview: Shamrock Rovers

Sun, Jul 26 2020

It couldn’t have gone any better for Rovers with five wins out five allowing them to earn an early three ...

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In Pictures: Drogheda United 1 - 2 Shelbourne

Sat, Jul 25 2020

Shelbourne secured a late win on Saturday afternoon after a goal from Dayle Rooney saw them run out 2-1 winners ...

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In Pictures: Bray Wanderers 1 - 0 Waterford

Sat, Jul 25 2020

Bray Wanderers took a narrow one goal win over Waterford on the last Friday before the League of Ireland restart ...

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Top Dutch Eredivisie club eye up Bohemians and Ireland under-21 star Danny Mandroiu

Sat, Jul 25 2020

The Enschede-based club, who finished 14th in the 18-team league after it was curtailed due to the Coronavirus, have marked ...

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Bohemians set to use Aviva Stadium in event of potential home Europa League qualifier

Sat, Jul 25 2020

Bohemians earned a Europa League finish last season after coming third in the top-flight.

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Longford Town snap up promising Lilywhite Lido Lotefa on loan

Fri, Jul 24 2020

Lotefa links up with Daire Doyle’s charges after beginning to make the breakthrough with Vinny Perth’s Dundalk

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Sligo Rovers sign 2019 golden boot winner Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe following stint in Israel

Fri, Jul 24 2020

‘Junior,’ who was the Premier Division’s top scorer last season while on loan at Derry City, has most recently been ...

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