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In Pictures: Cork City 2 - 2 Wexford Youths

Sun, Nov 22 2020

Cork City Women left it late to sneak away with a point on Sunday afternoon after Katie McCarthy levelled the ...

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In Pictures: Peamount United 3 - 1 Shelbourne

Sat, Nov 21 2020

Peter Fitzpatrick was there to capture images of Peamount United's title winning match

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League Report: Peamount United 3 - 1 Shelbourne

Sat, Nov 21 2020

With so much at stake in the fixture it was as expected in the opening stages with both sides happy ...

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League Preview: Peamount United -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The reigning WNL Champions could clinch the title, for the second season in a row, when they host rivals Shelbourne ...

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League Report: Galway WFC 0 - 2 Wexford Youths

Sat, Nov 14 2020

The teams faced fierce conditions on the banks of the Corrib with the rain lashing down for most of the ...

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In Pictures: Shelbourne 5 - 0 Galway WFC

Mon, Nov 09 2020

We also had both Martin Doherty and Peter Fitzpatrick on photographer duty

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In Pictures: Wexford Youths 0 - 1 Peamount United

Mon, Nov 09 2020

Our photographer Hugh de Paor was in Ferrycarrig Park for this one and he sent us back a galler

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League Report: Shelbourne 5 - 0 Galway WFC

Sun, Nov 08 2020

Shelbourne bolstered their claim for the WNL title on Saturday afternoon with a comprehensive 5-0 win at Tolka Park over ...

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Champions League Report: Glasgow City 0 - 0 Peamount United (Glasgow City win 6-5 on penalties)

Wed, Nov 04 2020

Both Aine O'Gorman and Jo Love missed penalties for their respective sides before Peamount United defender Lauryn O'Callaghan saw her ...

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Champions League Preview: Glasgow City -v- Peamount United

Tue, Nov 03 2020

City come into the game fresh off the back of a resounding 8-1 win over Forfar Athletic – but they ...

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In Pictures: Wexford Youths 3 - 1 Galway

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Wexford secured a 3-1 victory over Galway on Saturday afternoon thanks to a brace from Ellen Molloy and a goal ...

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In Pictures: Shelbourne 4 - 0 Cork City

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Peter Fitzpatrick was in attendance at this one and he sent us back a gallery capturing all the action.

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League Report: Shelbourne 4 - 0 Cork City

Sat, Oct 31 2020

Shelbourne secured a comfortable 4-0 win at home to Cork City on a blustery Saturday afternoon in the capital.

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So I've made that decision to go and give it my all again and we'll see what happens - Rebecca Creagh on her recent move to Bohemians

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Big things are happening in the last few months for Bohemian’s. This is their first ever season in the Women's ...

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Katie McCabe: 'We want to boost the morale of the nation'

Fri, Oct 23 2020

A win and they’ll qualify for a play-off spot but remain in contention for an automatic qualification spot

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Niamh Fahey: 'For me, pressure is a privilege, something everyone is looking forward to'

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavik, October 2008. Ireland are one game away from qualifying for their first ever major tournament. Iceland stand in ...

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Linfield Ladies to face RSC Anderlecht trip in Champions League

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Linfield Ladies have been drawn away to Belgian side RSC Anderlecht in the UEFA Women’s Champions League first qualifying round.

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'It's a cup final, winner-takes-all' - Jarrett looks ahead to crunch Ukraine clash

Thu, Oct 22 2020

It hasn't been the easiest couple of months of Rianna Jarrett.

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Ruesha Littlejohn: For some of us, this could be the only opportunity that we get at qualifying again

Tue, Oct 20 2020

The last time the Republic of Ireland faced Ukraine, Ruesha Littlejohn was looking on from the stands.

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Leanne Kiernan: We've never qualified for a major tournament and this is probably our best chance

Tue, Oct 20 2020

It’s been three years since Republic of Ireland striker Leanne Kiernan made the move across the Irish sea to join ...

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Kenny Shiels names Northern Ireland squad for trip to Belarus

Mon, Oct 19 2020

Kenny Shiels has named his Northern Ireland squad for the upcoming European Championship qualifying game away to Belarus.

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Vera Pauw: You can see the gap between the Irish-based players and the professionals is getting closer

Mon, Oct 19 2020

This Friday’s game, away to Ukraine, is one of the most important matches ever played by a Republic of Ireland’s ...

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WNL Round-Up: Shels win away to Wexford Youths, while Peamount seal away victory at Galway

Sat, Oct 17 2020

The Reds strolled past the challenge of Tom Elmes’ side, with a hat-trick from Jessica Ziu helping Dave Bell’s to ...

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In Pictures: Bohemians 0 - 0 DLR Waves

Sat, Oct 17 2020

A Dublin derby in the WNL on Saturday afternoon saw Bohs and DLR Waves fail to find a way through ...

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In Pictures: Wexford Youths 2 - 5 Shelbourne

Sat, Oct 17 2020

Noelle Murray's two penalties helped Shelbourne on their way to a three goal victory in a high scoring affair that ...

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In Pictures: Treaty United 0-7 Shelbourne

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Treaty United and Shelbourne faced off in the Women's National League on Saturday with the Dublin club coming away with ...

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Northern Ireland midfielder named Liverpool Women's player of the month

Wed, Oct 07 2020

Northern Ireland International midfielder Rachel Furness has been named as Liverpool Women's Standard Chartered Player of the Month for September.

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FAI Cup Round-Up: Shelbourne knocked out by Peamount while Wexford Youths grab late winner against Galway

Sat, Oct 03 2020

The Reds were undone by Eleanor Ryan Doyle’s 13th minute strike as the Peas marched into the last four of ...

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In Pictures: Bohemians WFC 1 - 3 Cork City WFC

Sat, Oct 03 2020

Cork City have advanced to the Semi Finals of the WFAI Cup after a 3-1 victory over Bohs in Dublin ...

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In Pictures: Galway WFC 2 - 3 Wexford Youths

Sat, Oct 03 2020

Galway were knocked out of the WFAI Cup by Wexford Youths on Saturday night after a five goal thriller which ...

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Magill strikes as Everton reach Women's FA Cup final

Thu, Oct 01 2020

Northern Ireland International Simone Magill scored the opener as Everton Women reached their first FA Women's Cup final since 2014 ...

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Wexford Youths boss Elmes: 'I'm happy with how we've started. We're putting points on the board, that's the main thing and we're gaining momentum'

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Tom Elmes celebrated his birthday last weekend by watching his Wexford Youths team beat last year’s FAI Cup opponents Peamount ...

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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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League Preview: Galway -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Sep 04 2020

Billy Clery’s side will be back in action in the Women’s National League on Saturday afternoon when they host Shelbourne ...

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Brazil commit to equal compensation for men's and women's national teams

Wed, Sep 02 2020

Confederation president Rogerio Caboclo confirmed that the measures have been in place since March but the covid-19 shutdown meant they ...

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Republic of Ireland defender Diane Caldwell named captain of Bundesliga side SC Sand

Mon, Aug 31 2020

The Balbriggan native takes over the armband from long-time captain Anne Van Bonn, who left the Willstatt club in the ...

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'Winning the group is unrealistic' - Vera Pauw dampens expectations ahead of Germany trip

Fri, Aug 28 2020

With three matches left to play in Group I on route to qualifying for Euro 2021 (which will take place ...

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Teenager Ellen Molloy among nine home-based players in Ireland squad to face Germany

Fri, Aug 28 2020

The 16-year-old recently broke into the Youths senior team, scoring twice on her senior debut against Bohemians earlier this month.

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FAI agree renewed terms with women's senior boss Vera Pauw

Thu, Aug 27 2020

The renewed terms mean that Pauw will take charge of the women’s senior side should they qualify for the 2021 ...

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WNL Preview: Bohemians -v- Peamount United

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The Gypsies face the big ask of looking for a first win of the season against current Women’s National League ...

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WNL Preview: Athlone Town -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Aug 21 2020

The Town go into their third game of the Women’s National League season looking for their first win of the ...

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WNL Preview: Wexford Youths -v- Galway

Fri, Aug 21 2020

Youths welcome Galway for the first time this season in the Women’s National League when the west of Ireland side ...

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All eyes turn to Spain as the women's Champions League takes centre stage

Thu, Aug 20 2020

For the longest time, during some of the darkest months of the COVID-19 lockdown, it looked unlikely that we’d see ...

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 3 - 0 Athlone Town

Wed, Aug 19 2020

Eamonn Deacy Park was host to Women’s National League Action on Wednesday night as Galway WFC defeated Athlone Town 2-0.

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WNL Preview: Peamount United -v- DLR Waves

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Peamount have had the perfect start to the WNL, with victories against Treaty United and Cork City.

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WNL Preview: Shelbourne -v- Bohemians

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Shelbourne are back in action in Tolka Park when they host Bohemians on Wednesday night (kick-off 7.45pm).

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WNL Preview: Treaty United -v- Cork City

Tue, Aug 18 2020

Treaty had a bye week last weekend and finally get to play their first home game of the season when ...

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WNL Preview: Galway -v- Athlone Town

Tue, Aug 18 2020

The Galway Girls are looking to keep their unbeaten run alive when Athlone Town make the visit to Eamonn Deacy ...

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In Pictures: Cork City Women 0 - 3 Peamount United

Sun, Aug 16 2020

Stephanie Roache, Aine O'Gorman and Eleanor Ryan Doyle got Peamount United off to a flyer as they had the visitors ...

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WNL Report: Cork City Women 0 - 3 Peamount United

Sun, Aug 16 2020

A first half masterclass from Stephanie Roche inspired Peamount United to a 3-0 win over Cork City Women’s FC at ...

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