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Shamrock Rovers duo Jack Byrne and Pico Lopes called up for international duty

Tue, Sep 29 2020

Shamrock Rovers star Jack Byrne has been named in the Ireland squad

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Scottish Premiership Round-up: Rangers and Celtic score big wins as Gers stay top

Tue, Sep 29 2020

A resounding 5-1 victory over Motherwell secured Rangers’ place at the top of the Scottish Premier League.

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Had Boots Did Travel: The Irish Abroad (September 25-28, 2020)

Mon, Sep 28 2020

Conor Hourihane was also on target as Aston Villa eased to a comfortable 3-0 win away to Fulham at Craven ...

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Had Boots Did Travel: The Irish Abroad (September 22-24, 2020)

Fri, Sep 25 2020

Padraig Amond scored his first goal of the season as Newport County secured their first win of the season as ...

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'What we did tonight is really special, even if I am not surprised' - Dundalk boss Filippo Giovagnoli reacts as Dundalk reach Europa League playoff round

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The Lilywhites scored a penalty-shootout victory over Sheriff in Transnistria with a heroic Gary Rogers helping Giovagnoli’s side to victory.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The former Barcelona and Manchester United forward scored in AC Milan’s two-nil win over Shamrock Rovers in the last round ...

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Live Commentary Preview: Sheriff Tiraspol -v- Dundalk

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Oisin Langan and Aoife Ní Mhaoláin will bring you all the action from Moldova (via their own home) as the ...

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Europa League Preview: Sheriff Tiraspol -v- Dundalk

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Sheriff Tiraspol have won their opening ten league games of the Moldovan top-flight season – scoring 28 and only conceding ...

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Hollywood actor Ryan Reynolds heads shock takeover bid for supporter-owned Wrexham

Wed, Sep 23 2020

The Wrexham Supporters Trust Board, who own the club. today voted 97.5% to 2.5% in favour of a resolution to ...

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Nottingham Forest snap up Irish international midfielder Harry Arter as Cyrus Christie also joins

Wed, Sep 23 2020

Arter joins Forest just days after it was confirmed that Cyrus Christie has joined Aitor Karanka’s side.

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Ireland under-19 Mark McGuinness joins Ipswich on loan from Premier League Arsenal

Wed, Sep 23 2020

McGuinness impressed for Arsenal’s under-23s in a recent game with Ipswich – so much so that he has now joined ...

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Michael O'Connor set to join Ross County after Waterford departure

Wed, Sep 23 2020

The Blues have said in a statement that the Dundalk native is to join Scottish Premiership side Ross County

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Had Boots Did Travel: The Irish Abroad (September 18-21, 2020)

Tue, Sep 22 2020

But perhaps most incredibly, Dundalk native Jimmy Dunne scored on his Premier League debut for Burnley in their 4-2 defeat ...

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Europa League Postcard: From Zlatan to Zefi

Sun, Sep 20 2020

The Hoops were hoping to catch Milan cold as the Italian visitors were playing their first competitive game of the ...

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UEFA Euro 2021 Qualifier Preview: Germany -v- Republic of Ireland

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Germany welcome the Republic of Ireland to Essen on Saturday afternoon knowing a win of any description will put them ...

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Had Boots Did Travel: The Irish Abroad (September 14-17, 2020)

Fri, Sep 18 2020

There was joy for Robbie Brady who scored Burnley’s winning spot-kick in their win over David McGoldrick’s Sheffield United in ...

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Player Ratings: Shamrock Rovers 0 - 2 AC Milan (September 17 2020)

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The fairytale didn’t have its happy ending for Shamrock Rovers on Thursday night as the Hoops fell to a 2-0 ...

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Bradley hails bravery of his Hoops team after defeat to Milan

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Even though his team suffered their first defeat in 20 games, it was clear the pride that Shamrock Rovers Head ...

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Europa League Round-Up: Coleraine suffer penalty heartache as Rovers are eventually undone by classy Milan

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The Bannsiders went in at the break two goals behind before they produced a stirring second half fightback to bring ...

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Irish under-21 Connor Ronan signs new four-year deal with Premier League Wolves

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Ronan has recently gone on loan to Swiss side Grasshopper ahead of the upcoming 2020/21 season

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Inter Club d'Escaldes -v- Dundalk - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Last season, the Andorrans qualified for the Champions League by virtue of their league title success – their first since ...

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Shamrock Rovers -v- AC Milan - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Thu, Sep 17 2020

It is ten years since Rovers last played a Serie A side in Europe when Juventus came to Tallaght in ...

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Stephen Bradley: 'It's AC Milan, but for me I just treat is as the next game'

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Stephen Bradley remains, rightly or wrongly, a manager who divides opinion among fans of the League of Ireland.

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Europa League Round-Up: Dean Ebbe scores as TNS suffer defeat against Faroese opposition

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The former Longford Town man then scored what looked like an extra-time winner in the 112th minute, but the Saints ...

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Champions League Round-Up: Benfica crash out as Ferencvaros maintain group stages charge

Thu, Sep 17 2020

PAOK scored twice in a twelve minute second-half display before Benfica scored a late consolation in injury time.

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Europa League Preview: Inter Club d'Escaldes -v- Dundalk

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Dundalk will be looking to make amends for their UEFA Champions League exit at the hands of Slovenian champions NK ...

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Europa League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- AC Milan

Wed, Sep 16 2020

This is why you play football, for nights like this and big games - Stephen Bradley

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Former Ireland under-21 Jack Grealish signs new five-year deal at Aston Villa

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Grealish made six appearances for the Irish under-21s before he switched international allegiances to England in 2015.

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The English Premier League is back on Saturday - who should League of Ireland fans support?

Tue, Sep 15 2020

So who should fans of each League of Ireland club support in the English ‘Premier League’? Keep reading for your ...

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Anthony Stokes leaves Livingston after four-week spell

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Stokes had not played for Livingston since joining the club in August.

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So who are Inter Club d'Escaldes, Dundalk's Europa League Opponents?

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Escaldes previous European tie saw them dumped out of the Champions League qualifiers by Kosovan champions Drita by a scoreline ...

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So who are AC Milan, Shamrock Rovers' Europa League opponents?

Mon, Sep 14 2020

The Hoops have won their last four encounters against their Dublin rivals who wear red and black but Thursday's task ...

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Had Boots Did Travel: The Irish Abroad (w/e September 13, 2020)

Mon, Sep 14 2020

There were debut goals for Irish senior internationals Jeff Hendrick and Shane Duffy, with Hendrick finding the back of the ...

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Brighton boss hails Denise O'Sullivan's 'proven goalscoring record' as loan move confirmed

Thu, Sep 10 2020

The 26-year old joins fellow Irish internationals Rianna Jarrett and Megan Connolly at the Women’s Super League side until the ...

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Northern Ireland Senior women's squad named for Faroe Islands clash

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Kenny Shiels has named his Northern Ireland senior Women's squad for the Euro 2022 qualifier with the Faroe Islands later ...

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'One of the most gifted midfielders in world soccer' Denise O'Sullivan joins Brighton on loan

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Cork native O’Sullivan joins international teammates Rianna Jarrett and Megan Connolly on England’s south coast for the first half of ...

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Manchester United sign World Cup winners Tobin Heath and Christen Press

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Manchester United have announced the signing of United States World Cup winners Tobin Heath and Christen Press ahead of the ...

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Urban Culture - Why I photograph football stickers on the streets of Dublin

Wed, Sep 09 2020

I've developed a strange habit in recent months photographing football stickers that are placed around the Dublin streets.

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UEFA Nations League Round-up: Grealish makes England debut in scoreless draw, France score win over Croatia in Paris and Ronaldo scores twice for Portugal

Tue, Sep 08 2020

The Aston Villa star came on in the 76th minute for Leeds United’s Kalvin Phillips but he was unable to ...

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UEFA Nations League Round-up: Northern Ireland concede five at home to Norway while Italy upset the Netherlands in Amsterdam

Tue, Sep 08 2020

Erling Braut Haaland and Alexander Sorloth each scored a brace for Norwayafter Southampton’s Mohamed Elyounoussi had opened the scoring for ...

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Former Bohemians midfielder Fuad Sule signs two-year contract extension with Larne

Mon, Sep 07 2020

Sule joined Bohemians after departing St Patrick’s Athletic underage set-up before asserting himself as one of the key components in ...

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Defeat means debut ends in disappointment for Jason Molumby

Sun, Sep 06 2020

There was disappointed for Jason Molumby as he suffered defeat on his international debut

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UEFA Nations League Report: Republic of Ireland 0-1 Finland

Sun, Sep 06 2020

It certainly wasn’t the occasion or indeed the result that Stephen Kenny wanted for his first home game in charge ...

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UEFA Nations League Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Finland

Sat, Sep 05 2020

The Boys in Green return to the Aviva Stadium for the first time since last November

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'I presented him an award when he was 13 and he was the same size as me!': Adam Idah a prospect for impressed Egan

Sat, Sep 05 2020

Corkmen John Egan and Adam Idah walked out on the pitch together for the Republic of Ireland for the first ...

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Stephen Kenny mindful of player's workload ahead of his first home game

Sat, Sep 05 2020

On Sunday Stephen Kenny will take charge of his first home game as Republic of Ireland manager.

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Surreal experience for Stephen Kenny on debut game in empty stadium

Fri, Sep 04 2020

Stephen Kenny described his first competitive match in charge of the Republic of Ireland as a 'surreal' experience with no ...

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Five talking points from Ireland's 1-1 draw away to Bulgaria

Fri, Sep 04 2020

With pre-season only weeks old, just two full training sessions and a host of new players, new staff and new ...

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UEFA Nations League Report: Bulgaria 1 - 1 Republic of Ireland

Fri, Sep 04 2020

Shane Duffy’s header deep into injury time salvaged a point for the Republic of Ireland as the Stephen Kenny era ...

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