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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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In Pictures: DLR Waves 1 - 2 Shelbourne

Sun, Aug 16 2020

There was heartbreak for DLR Waves on Saturday evening as a late, late Pearl Slattery goal saw Shelbourne escape with ...

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In Pictures: Bohemians 1 - 4 Galway WFC

Sun, Aug 16 2020

League newcomers Bohemians fell to a 4-1 defeat against Galway on Saturday afternoon.

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WNL Preview: Athlone Town -v- Wexford Youths

Fri, Aug 14 2020

It’s an important weekend for Athlone Town as they take to the field for the first time at senior level ...

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WNL Preview: DLR Waves -v- Shelbourne

Fri, Aug 14 2020

Waves return to Women’s National League action in South Dublin this weekend when they host Shelbourne at the UCD Bowl ...

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WNL Preview: Bohemians -v- Galway

Fri, Aug 14 2020

Bohemians play their first home game of the season when they welcome Galway WFC to the Oscar Traynor Centre on ...

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extratime.com Sportscast - Euro Draw, Linfield Bye and Treaty Utd kick-off

Wed, Aug 12 2020

Declan Marron, Macdara Ferris and Andrew Dempsey react to the Irish sides' Champions League and Europa League draws

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WNL Report: Peamount United 5-0 Treaty United

Sun, Aug 09 2020

Reigning Women’s National League Champions Peamount United took on newcomers Treaty United with the League finally kicking off in venues ...

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WNL Preview: Wexford Youths -v- Bohemians

Fri, Aug 07 2020

Youths begin their 2020 season against newcomers Bohemians on Saturday evening (kick-off 6.30pm).

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WNL Preview: Peamount United -v- Treaty United

Fri, Aug 07 2020

The reigning Women’s National League Champions are finally back in action after a long wait due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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WNL Preview: Shelbourne -v- Cork City

Fri, Aug 07 2020

The Reds finished just two points behind Peamount United in the race for last year’s Women’s National League title.

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WNL Season Preview: Shelbourne

Fri, Aug 07 2020

The WNL kicks off this weekend and we look at what might lie ahead for Shels.

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Amber Barrett extends stay in Germany

Thu, Aug 06 2020

Republic of Ireland international Amber Barrett has signed a new deal with German side FC Köln.

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Bohemians WNL partner with Inner City Helping Homeless Charity

Wed, Aug 05 2020

Bohemians have today announced that in their first season in the Women’s National League, the club’s jerseys will feature the ...

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Draw made for 2020 WNL FAI Cup

Thu, Jul 30 2020

The draw for the WNL FAI Cup Preliminary and Quarter-Final rounds has been made.

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Irish international Louise Quinn signs one-year deal with Fiorentina

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Having spent the last three years at Arsenal winning the WSL and a Conti Cup, she has been a free ...

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NIFL Women's Premiership to return in August

Tue, Jul 28 2020

The Danske Bank Women's Premiership is set to start on Wednesday, August 26th, the Northern Ireland Football League announced on ...

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Maggie Duncliffe arrives from Cork City as Treaty United unveil their 2020 squad

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Treaty United have unveiled their squad for the 2020 So Women’s National League season.

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2020 WNL Fixture list released

Fri, Jul 17 2020

The fixtures for the 2020 Women’s National League season have been released.

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Northern Ireland Senior Women's International Becky Flaherty signs new contract at Sheffield United

Thu, Jul 09 2020

Northern Ireland Women's senior international goalkeeper Becky Flaherty has signed a new contract with Sheffield United.

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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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Gallery: DLR Waves resume training

Fri, Jun 26 2020

After an unprecedented shutdown, Ireland is beginning to resume economic, social and sporting life and football too is beginning to ...

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Gallery: Zara Foley training in isolation

Thu, Jun 18 2020

With a hopeful restart of football not too far away, our photographer David Ribeiro headed out for one last training ...

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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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Ruesha Littlejohn among players to be released by West Ham

Fri, Jun 12 2020

West Ham United Women have announced six players will depart the club this summer.

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Chelsea to donate Women's Super League Prize Money to Charity

Wed, Jun 10 2020

Chelsea Women have announced that their prize money for winning the FA Women's Super League will be donated to the ...

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Lauren Perry nominated for Blackburn Rovers player of season award

Tue, Jun 09 2020

Northern Ireland goalkeeper Lauren Perry has been nominated for the Blackburn Rovers player of the year award.

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Niamh Fahey extends Liverpool contract

Tue, Jun 09 2020

Liverpool have been boosted with the news that Niamh Fahey has extended her contract at the club.

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Ireland full-back Megan Campbell extends Manchester City stay to 2021

Mon, Jun 08 2020

Republic of Ireland full-back Megan Campbell has signed a new one-year deal with Manchester City.

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FAI steering group to meet to consider early resumption of football

Fri, Jun 05 2020

The FAI have this evening welcomed the speeding up of the Government’s roadmap and will now meet tomorrow morning to ...

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Chelsea Women crowned FA Women's Super League Champions

Fri, Jun 05 2020

Chelsea Women have been crowned FA Women's Super League Champions on an average points-per-game ratio, as Liverpool have been relegated.

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