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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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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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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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Discretion with application of COVID-19 substitution changes

Thu, Jun 04 2020

Only some league will be implementing the temporary COVID-19 rule changes around increased substitutions

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Long Read - Wexford Youths' Lauren Kelly: 'It's not very often you get the opportunity to win a medal representing Ireland'

Sat, May 30 2020

The Kildare native enjoyed an incredible 2019, helping Ireland to the semi-finals of the World University Games in Naples before ...

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FAI publish dates for resumption of adult amateur and underage footballing activity

Fri, May 15 2020

Following lengthy discussions in recent weeks involving numerous stakeholders of the domestic game here in Ireland, the FAI have tonight ...

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How to help your League of Ireland club financially during the Coronavirus shutdown - a guide

Tue, Apr 07 2020

First-team and academy training has been suspended across the board as clubs put the health of their players and staff ...

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Olivia O'Toole: 'I'd love us to have been treated better - with the travel and the tracksuits, it hasn't really changed'

Fri, Apr 03 2020

In the 1990s and early 2000s, it wasn’t an uncommon occurrence for players to be presented with stacks of posters ...

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Former Ireland international Siobhan Killeen urges collective action after positive coronavirus test

Thu, Mar 26 2020

Killeen, a hospital radiographer at the Mater Hospital in Dublin, is self-isolating at home after receiving her test results on ...

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Returning AFL star Sarah Rowe: 'One of the things I feel will happen after all of this is that it will give us all a new appreciation and new perspective on life'

Tue, Mar 24 2020

The Mayo native was forced to cut short her time in Melbourne with AFLW club Collingwood after the season was ...

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Champions Peamount United make statement of intent as internationals Steph Roche and Tiegan Ruddy sign for 2020

Thu, Feb 27 2020

The league champions have been busy in the off-season, with striker Alannah McEvoy having arrived from Shelbourne, and have now ...

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Champions Peamount United kick off their 2020 season with a trip to Cork City while new kids Bohemians and Athlone Town face off

Thu, Feb 20 2020

The Peas clinched their first title in seven years with an 8-1 victory over the same opposition at Greenogue on ...

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

Sat, Feb 15 2020

The FAI Cup champions travel the short distance to their biggest rivals with far more than just three points at ...

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Frustration grows among WNL clubs with no fixture list on horizon as FAI mull over Bohemians application

Fri, Feb 14 2020

With just over a month until the league kicks off on March 15th, clubs are still in dark about fixture ...

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Cork City sign former Limerick captain Carys Johnston

Fri, Jan 31 2020

24-year-old Johnston joins the Leesiders ahead of the start of their pre-season campaign this weekend, as she departs the Markets ...

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Extratime.ie's 2020 general election manifesto review

Wed, Jan 29 2020

The programme for any incoming government will be shaped by the various party election manifestos and extratime.ie has had a ...

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DLR Waves unveil link up with TEK as five sign for 2020

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Waves have also confirmed the signing of Katie Malone and Iran Echeverria as they confirmed the re-signings of Roisin McGovern, ...

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Former Ireland striker Niall Quinn appointed interim deputy CEO of the FAI

Thu, Jan 23 2020

Quinn had been tentatively linked with a role in the association recently but had ruled himself out of the running ...

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Athlone bring in five more players ahead of opening Women's National League campaign

Mon, Jan 20 2020

Sisters Leah and Kayla Brady, Clodagh Dillon, Bronagh Kane and Angelina De Rosa have all committed to the Midlands club ...

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Galway WFC issue statement saying 'a four or five team Under-19s league is not in the best interests of our club and players'

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The Galway Girls had been due to enter a side into a future Under-19s Women’s underage league in 2020 – ...

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Captain Catherine Cronin and Ireland goalkeeper Eve Badana re-sign with DLR Waves

Mon, Jan 13 2020

The pair are the latest to sign up ahead of the 2020 campaign as defender Niamh Prior and midfielder Fiona ...

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Oleta Griffin signs for DLR Waves as Donnelly and Prior pen new deals

Sat, Jan 11 2020

Griffin, who joined United from Shelbourne last season, returns to the capital ahead of the 2020 season after Kilkenny were ...

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Kilkenny United release lengthy statement following Women's National League departure

Fri, Jan 10 2020

United were recently informed of their withdrawal from the Women’s National League by the Football Association of Ireland (FAI), and ...

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Shelbourne sign Irish international Ciara Grant

Fri, Jan 10 2020

Grant joins the Reds after she spent last season with Northern Irish outfit Sion Swifts – who came second to ...

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From Kerr's Kids to reality show Dream Team the Extratime.ie Advent Calendar 2019 has it all

Fri, Jan 03 2020

The ExtraTime.ie Advent Calendar 2019 was a project brought to you by our trusty ol’ ExtraTime.ie Sportscast team. The lads ...

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Kilkenny United 'devastated' following FAI decision to axe them from 2020 Women's National League

Thu, Dec 19 2019

It was announced last month that Athlone Town were to become the first club to enter a club in the ...

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James Dermody departs Kilkenny United to take charge of Longford Town's under-19s

Mon, Nov 25 2019

Dermody will return to Longford Town to take charge of the club’s under-19s side, just months after leaving his post ...

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Peamount lead the way as WNL team of the year unveiled

Wed, Nov 13 2019

Peas secured the league title with a dominant 8-1 win at home to Cork City on the final day of ...

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WFAI Cup Final Preview: Peamount United -v- Wexford Youths

Sat, Nov 02 2019

Peas were defeated in last year’s decider by a solitary goal from Katrina Parrock in the first-half despite a late ...

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Wexford Youths' McKenna Davidson: 'I think it's very unrealistic to ask a player to come here and have to support themselves with no job'

Sat, Nov 02 2019

Moving to the Emerald Isle in 2016 as part of her studies in UL, Davidson has since played in the ...

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WNL Report: Galway WFC 2 - 1 DLR Waves

Sat, Oct 26 2019

It was the final day of the SO Hotels Women's National League on Saturday and Galway WFC managed to finish ...

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Shelbourne captain Pearl Slattery: 'We've done all we can - all we can do now is wait'

Sat, Oct 26 2019

A 4-0 victory over DLR Waves on Wednesday night put Shels temporarily on top of the Women’s National League but ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 165 - Captain > Superior Officer (Interviews: Jack Brady, Keith Long, Derek Pender)

Tue, Oct 22 2019

Jack Brady joins us for an honest discussion on the Limerick dressing room throughout the match fixing allegations, how the ...

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WNL Report: Shelbourne 2 - 1 Wexford Youths

Sun, Oct 20 2019

The Reds fell behind in the first half thanks to a Lauren Kelly opener before Emily Whelan and Jamie Finn ...

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Shelbourne to trial 'pay what you like scheme' for final WNL home game of the year

Thu, Oct 17 2019

The match, which will be Shels’ second last game of the season will take place this Sunday, October 20 at ...

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U17 WNL Semi Final Report: Cork City Women 0 - 1 Wexford Youths

Sun, Oct 13 2019

Blessing Kingsley’s first half strike was the difference on Sunday afternoon, as Wexford Youths saw off Cork City WFC in ...

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EURO 2021 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Ukraine

Mon, Oct 07 2019

The Republic of Ireland have never met the Ukraine before in a competitive outing

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WNL Report: DLR Waves 1 - 2 Galway

Wed, Sep 25 2019

Aoife Thompson’s ninth goal of the season earned Galway all three points amid torrential downpours at Jackson Park in the ...

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WNL Report: DLR Waves 1 - 3 Cork City

Sat, Sep 21 2019

Cork City ran out handsome 3-1 winners over DLR Waves on a miserable Saturday evening at Jackson Park. Goals from ...

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WNL Round-up: Mia Dodd nets on Shels debut and Noelle Murray bags a hat-trick but Peamount remain in pole position

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Former international Murray scored a penalty in each half before sealing her hat-trick late on while Dodd, a late addition ...

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FAI Women's Cup Report: Galway 1 - 0 DLR Waves

Mon, Sep 09 2019

American striker McKenna Doyle scored the only goal of a match that saw few clear cut chances for either side.

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FAI Women's Cup Report: TEK United 1 - 4 Wexford Youths

Sun, Sep 08 2019

Holders Wexford Youths are into the semi-finals of the FAI Cup thanks to a routine 4-1 win over Dublin Premier ...

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Bray Wanderers submit application to enter a team in the under-17 Women's National League

Fri, Sep 06 2019

Shamrock Rovers have also committed to entering a team in the under-17 league next year, while Bohemians entered the league ...

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EURO 2021 Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 2 - 0 Montenegro

Tue, Sep 03 2019

Tyler Toland gave Tom O’Connor’s side the ideal start with a seventh-minute piledriver but the hime side could only add ...

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Galway's Chloe Singleton replaces injured Clare Shine as Ireland prepare for Montenegro clash

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Glasgow City striker Shine had been recalled to the international squad for the first time in two years after an ...

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Peamount United's Eleanor Ryan-Doyle named WNL Player of the Month for June

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Ryan-Doyle also played a pivotal role in Ireland’s run to the semi-finals of the World University Games

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Galway striker Aislinn Meaney joins Lucia Lobato at University of Akron

Sun, Aug 25 2019

The Ennis native has transferred her studies to the Ohio university after spending the past two years at NUI Galway.

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Former Ireland captain Emma Byrne comes out of retirement with Spanish side Terrassa

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The long-time Arsenal custodian hung up her boots two years ago following a stint with Brighton & Hove Albion and ...

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