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Extratime Sportscast Italia 90 Day 20 - England v Cameroon and West Germany v Czechoslovakia

Wed, Jul 01 2020

Today we find out who will join Argentina and Italy in the semi finals of Italia 90.

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Northern Ireland international Shane Ferguson signs new contract with Millwall

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Ferguson has played 23 times for the Lions in 2019/20 providing three assists as they sit 11th in the table.

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Former Cork City and Sligo Rovers star Kieran Sadlier set to leave Doncaster

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Sadlier was a crucial member of Darren Moore's squad at the Keepmoat Stadium in 2019-20 as he scored 12 goals ...

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Alan McCormack and Michael Harriman feature as Northampton Town win promotion to English League One

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Dubliner McCormack secured his third straight promotion, having gone up in consecutive years with Luton Town, thanks to a comfortable ...

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Atlanta United confirm return of Dundalk native Jon Gallagher following Aberdeen loan

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Gallagher played a key role in role Aberdeen’s 2019/20 Scottish Premiership campaign, making 33 appearances, scoring once.

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Shane McLoughlin signs one-year contract extension with Wimbledon

Mon, Jun 29 2020

The 23-year-old midfielder moved to Kerry when he was just five after being born in New York. He played for ...

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Millwall confirm Molumby set to stay on loan until the end of the season while McNamara triggers contract extension

Mon, Jun 29 2020

News of Molumby’s retention comes as the club have also noted that Danny McNamara has had a contract extension triggered.

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From the Archives - extratime.ie League of Ireland Attendance Report 2019

Mon, Jun 29 2020

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

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From the Archives - Robbie Hedderman: 'When the same person is always putting money in, it can end up badly'

Sun, Jun 28 2020

Having joined perennial SPL outfit Aberdeen as a 19-year old defender in 2001, Robbie Hedderman has come full circle, returning ...

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Former Champions League winner Arjen Robben plans retirement U-turn to join boyhood club Groningen

Sat, Jun 27 2020

The 36-year-old Dutch winger looks to re-join the club having began his career there as a 16-year-old. In 2002, Robben ...

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Former Sligo Rovers league and cup winning manager Ian Baraclough appointed as new Northern Ireland boss

Sat, Jun 27 2020

Baraclough takes over the reins of the Green and White Army following the recent departure of previous manager Michael O’Neill.

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Ireland's Nations League dates and Kick off times confirmed

Fri, Jun 26 2020

Stephen Kenny now knows the exact dates and times for his opening Nations League campaign as Republic of Ireland boss.

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Watch: This day 30 years ago, Packie Bonner and Dave O'Leary sent Ireland to a World Cup quarter-final

Thu, Jun 25 2020

The Arsenal defender sent the travelling fans into raptures as he netted Ireland’s fifth penalty from five after Packie Bonner ...

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Kieran O'Hara released but Ethan Galbraith signs on with Manchester United

Thu, Jun 25 2020

Manchester United have confirmed that Northern Ireland midfielder Ethan Galbraith will be staying with the club for the 2020/21 season.

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Extratime.ie Sportscast Italia 90 Day 17 - Ireland v Romania and Italy v Uruguay

Thu, Jun 25 2020

In the sweltering heat in Genoa, Ireland's pressing game is well and truly tested against Romania

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Jeff Hendrick's Burnley departure confirmed

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Burnley have confirmed that Jeff Hendrick will leave the club at the end of the month upon expiry of his ...

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Jim Crawford's first game as Ireland U21 boss set for September

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Jim Crawford’s first game as Republic of Ireland U21 Manager will come in a friendly away to Slovenia in September.

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Italia90 sportcast: Maybe the most controversial day in World Cup history

Wed, Jun 24 2020

In today's Italia 90 podcast we look back on what may well be the most controversial day in World Cup ...

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Former Coleraine star Brad Lyons offered new Blackburn Rovers contract

Wed, Jun 24 2020

Former Coleraine star Brad Lyons has been offered a new contract at Blackburn Rovers as the Lancashire club confirmed their ...

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Former Linfield star Jack Chambers released by West Brom as Chris Brunt signs new contract until the end of the season

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Chambers joined the Baggies from Linfield in 2016 and linked up with the under 18's at the Hawthorns Stadium before ...

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Jonathan Woodgate sacked by Middlesbrough as Robbie Keane also departs

Tue, Jun 23 2020

Woodgate leaves the Riverside Stadium with just eight games of the season remaining, and with Boro outside the relegation zone ...

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Dubliner Jonny Hayes makes Aberdeen return after leaving Celtic

Tue, Jun 23 2020

The Irish international made 207 appearances for the Dons during his first stint at the club, also winning the League ...

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On this day four years ago, Robbie Brady's header fired Ireland into the knockout phase of Euro 2016 in France

Mon, Jun 22 2020

The clock was ticking precariously towards 90 minutes when substitute Wes Hoolahan produced the cross for then-Norwich City winger Brady ...

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From the Archives - Euro 2016 Report: Italy 0 - 1 Republic of Ireland

Mon, Jun 22 2020

The lines between glorious success and heroic failure were defined at Stade Pierre Mauroy as Robbie Brady's late header sealed ...

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Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's Euro 2016 campaign?

Mon, Jun 22 2020

This summer, there was a possibility that Ireland would take part in their third European Championships on the spin – ...

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Dubliner Dean Brennan making waves on the English non-league scene

Fri, Jun 19 2020

Wealdstone will be joined in the National League's top tier next season by Kings Lynn Town who were crowned champions ...

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FAI welcome Resilience Fund to aid recovery from Covid-19

Fri, Jun 19 2020

The funding will be made up of four separate allocations, the first being ‘funding of up to €40 million for ...

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Aiden McGeady extends Charlton loan

Fri, Jun 19 2020

The former Glasgow Celtic and Everton star has spent the last four months on loan at the Valley, but he ...

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Northern Irish international Ryan McLaughlin released by League One Rochdale

Fri, Jun 19 2020

Brian Barry-Murphy's side finished the season in 18th place in the division after the season was brought to an end ...

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On this day 26 years ago, Ray Houghton fired Ireland to World Cup victory over Italy

Thu, Jun 18 2020

Houghton scored the only goal of the game after 11 minutes and Paul McGrath was imperious in defence amid a ...

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Northern Ireland U21 international Ben Kennedy released by Stevenage

Thu, Jun 18 2020

Stevenage have announced that Northern Ireland Under 21 international Ben Kennedy has been released.

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Keith Long: You have to make a conscious decision to look outside the league for talented players

Thu, Jun 18 2020

After being in and around three title-winning campaigns as a player, Keith Long has developed into an astute manager, who ...

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Enda Stevens brands a 'disgrace' Hawk-Eye failure that denied Sheffield United a goal at Villa Park

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Hawk-Eye, provider of the goal-line technology for the Premier League, said they ‘unreservedly apologises’ for what they say is the ...

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Republic of Ireland U17 goalkeeper Dan Rose signs for Schalke

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Ireland U17 international Dan Rose has signed for Schalke after rejecting a new contract with his current club Everton.

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Uefa announce change to U21 European Championship Finals structure

Wed, Jun 17 2020

Uefa confirmed today at a meeting of their Executive Committee, that due to the Covid-19 pandemic reshaping the footballing calendar, ...

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Champions League and Europa League to finish in 'final eight' format

Wed, Jun 17 2020

The Champions League will be completed in 11 days during a final eight tournament in Lisbon, while the Europa League ...

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Irish sides to play one legged European qualifiers as UEFA provide update on continental club competitions

Wed, Jun 17 2020

In a statement released on Wednesday, the qualifying rounds of the two competitions will be played in single legs (instead ...

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Ireland set for October playoff against Slovakia as UEFA confirm details of rescheduled international matches

Wed, Jun 17 2020

The national team football windows of October and November 2020 will now feature triple-headers instead of double-headers.

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All Five of Ireland's representatives in Europe recieve Uefa licenses

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The FAI’s Club licensing committee has confirmed that Derry City, Shamrock Rovers, Bohemians and Dundalk have all been awarded Uefa ...

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Latest round of Covid-19 tests on Bohemians players confirmed as negative

Tue, Jun 16 2020

The FAI have confirmed that the latest round of Covid-19 tests carried out on Bohemians’ players and staff have all ...

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From the Archives - LOI big part in having a good career

Sun, Jun 14 2020

Roy Keane says the League of Ireland played a big part in his career.

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Sunderland confirm Kyle Lafferty departure

Sun, Jun 14 2020

Sunderland have confirmed that Northern Ireland International Kyle Lafferty has left the club on the expiration of his contract.

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Former St Patrick's Athetic and Ireland full-back Curtis Fleming named Punjab FC manager

Sun, Jun 14 2020

The 10-times-capped international takes up his first full-time management position after leaving his position as first-team coach at Middlesbrough last ...

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Watch: Four years ago today, it was all-square between Ireland and Sweden in Euro 2016 opener

Sat, Jun 13 2020

Wes Hoolahan opened the scoring for Ireland early in the second half before an unfortunate own goal from Ciaran Clarke ...

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David McGoldrick signs new deal with Premier League Sheffield United

Sat, Jun 13 2020

The 32-year-old puts pen to paper on a new deal at Bramall Lane having spent the past two years with ...

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Peterborough United confirm departure of former St Patrick's Athletic keeper Conor O'Malley

Fri, Jun 12 2020

The Westport native departs the Posh having joined the club in 2017 from a Liam Buckley managed Saints side

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Northern Ireland u21 midfielder Sean Graham released by Blackpool

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Northern Ireland under 21 midfielder Sean Graham has been released by League One side Blackpool.

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Former Lilywhite Dylan Connolly released by League One Wimbledon

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Connolly joined the Dons at the end of the 2018 League of Ireland season, where he made 15 appearances for ...

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Former Irish internationals Paul Green and Joe Murphy depart Crewe and Shrewsbury respectively

Fri, Jun 12 2020

Green, a member of the Irish squad that went to EURO 2012, has left Crewe after they were promoted to ...

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