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Uefa confirm all Champions League and Europa League qualification games to take place behind closed doors

Thu, Jul 09 2020

Uefa have announced that all Uefa fixtures will be behind doors until further notice, in a move that will affect ...

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Former Derry player Lukas Schubert signs for FC Pinzgau

Wed, Jul 08 2020

Former Derry City midfielder Lukas Schubert has signed for Austrian side FC Pinzgau.

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Dundalk step up preparation with the scheduling of Derry and Bohs friendlies

Mon, Jul 06 2020

Dundalk have announced two friendlies as they step up their preparation for the resumption of competitive play.

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Derry City sign former Celtic midfielder Joe Thomson while Stephen Mallon extends loan from Sheffield United

Thu, Jul 02 2020

Celtic youth product Thomson arrives from Dunfermline Athletic, with whom he’s spent the past two seasons in the Scottish Championship.

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FAI board approve plans to resume SSE Airtricity League season on July 31

Thu, Jul 02 2020

The National League Executive Council (NLEC) last week voted in favour of a truncated season of 18 league games to ...

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Derry City confirm departure of Norwegian forward Tim Nilsen

Mon, Jun 29 2020

Nilsen joined the Candystripes in January, after spending the 2018-19 season with Fredrikstad.

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Declan Devine: 'When you get into Europe you want to stay in it for as long as you can- It's going to be extremely difficult for us but it's something that we want to get the most out of'

Tue, Jun 23 2020

The Derry native returned to take charge of his hometown club before the start of the 2019 season, leading his ...

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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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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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Derry City 'not yet convinced' by FAI proposals to restart League of Ireland football

Mon, Jun 15 2020

The Candystripes have said in a statement that they ‘are not yet convinced that the proposed distribution is equitable’.

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Players and staff from Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers and Derry City all test negative for Covid-19 in latest round of testing

Sat, Jun 13 2020

The results from Bohemians players and staff will be available on Monday

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Negative COVID-19 results for Derry City, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers and Bohemians

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The first set of COVID-19 results for players and officials from Derry City, Dundalk, Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers after testing ...

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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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Latest round of Covid-19 test results are all negative ahead of return to training on June 8th

Thu, Jun 04 2020

The FAI have announced that all tests conducted in the latest round of Covid-19 testing have returned negative.

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Comment: Is the League of Ireland's staged restart plan fair?

Tue, Jun 02 2020

The FAI last month announced its plans for the return of the League of Ireland with the announcement a four-team ...

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Ex-Derry City striker Mikhail Kennedy retires aged 23

Sun, May 24 2020

The Derry native spent four months on loan with the Candystripes in 2017, where he made just 11 appearances for ...

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Football to re-start with top four League of Ireland competition

Fri, May 15 2020

The FAI have announced their pathway for a safer return to football document

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Derry City encourage rivals 'to join in supporting the possibilities that an All-Island League would release'

Thu, May 14 2020

The club have also said that they are ‘impressed’ with the model proposed that brings together the two leagues to ...

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League of Ireland clubs receive working document on potential behind closed doors return

Tue, Apr 28 2020

The League of Ireland has been put on hold since March as a result of the current COVID-19 outbreak

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FAI to seek clarification from Department of Sport on mass gatherings ruling

Thu, Apr 23 2020

The FAI will seek meetings with Government and Department of Sport officials on new proposals to ban mass gatherings of ...

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FAI joins reconvened 'working group' to plot a future for the League of Ireland

Thu, Apr 16 2020

The working group was previously convened in July while the association was under the temporary management of Noel Mooney, though ...

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FAI extends suspension of football until May 5th

Fri, Apr 10 2020

An agreement between the FAI and clubs last month saw a provisional date of June 19th announced for the return ...

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Extratime.ie eSports Cup taking shape as final four line-up revealed

Fri, Apr 10 2020

The action will be continued to be called by both Oisin Langan (@OisinLangan) and pro FIFA player, Eric Finn (@XampL_Xx)

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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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Declan Devine urges people of Derry to 'look after each other' during covid-19 crisis

Wed, Mar 25 2020

“This football club belongs to the whole city. It has come through huge challenges before and it will come through ...

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Extratime.ie esports Cup -- Match Day 2

Wed, Mar 25 2020

After the opening day’s action saw Cork City and Dundalk draw 1-1 while Waterford grabed a dramatic late winner in ...

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FAI extends ban on all football from grassroots up until April 19th

Tue, Mar 24 2020

The League of Ireland has already set a conservative return date of June 19th following consultation between the FAI and ...

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Eir Sport to show all nine classic Setanta Sports Cup finals this week

Mon, Mar 23 2020

The cross-border competition took place over nine seasons between 2005 and 2014 with Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United each picking ...

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Derby bragging rights on the line as Extratime.ie esports cup draw made

Sat, Mar 21 2020

The draw for the extratime.ie esports Cup has been made and it has thrown up some exciting derby clashes.

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League of Ireland suspension set to last until June 19th as EA Sports Cup is cancelled

Fri, Mar 20 2020

The EA Sports Cup will be deferred for a year, while First Division clubs explore the possibility of fulfilling their ...

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ET Connects: Tell us about your highlights and lowlights of the 2020 season so far

Thu, Mar 19 2020

Whether it’s Jordan Flores’ viral sensation Puskas contender against Rovers, or Jack Byrne’s winner in the same game, or something ...

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James McClean makes generous donation to Covid-19 relief efforts in Derry

Thu, Mar 19 2020

Purchases of nappries, medicines and baby supplies will be distributed at the Corned Beef Tin in the city.

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Domestic rivalry resumes online with launch of the extratime.ie esports Cup

Wed, Mar 18 2020

League of Ireland stars including Jack Byrne, Dano Kelly and Keith Ward have banded together to raise money for Cystic ...

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League Preview: Waterford -v- Derry City

Fri, Mar 06 2020

Waterford welcome Derry City to the RSC this evening (kick-off 7.45pm) well rested having not had a league game since ...

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League of Ireland Attendances 2020 -- Gameweek 3

Sun, Mar 01 2020

Snow and rain prevented a full programme of Premier Division games taking place in Gameweek 3. Finn Harps versus Shelbourne ...

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League of Ireland Attendances 2020 -- Gameweek 2

Sat, Feb 29 2020

Gameweek 2 featured nine games after the Galway United versus Athlone Town fixture was postponed due to adverse weather conditions. ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Bohemians

Thu, Feb 27 2020

The 4 league games between these two teams last season resulted in 3 draws and a win for Bohemians with ...

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Finn Harps v Shelbourne and St Patrick's Athletic v Derry City rescheduled for March 16th

Wed, Feb 26 2020

The games had been due to take place on Monday, February 24th as part of the third round of Premier ...

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League Preview: St Patrick's Athletic -v- Derry City

Sun, Feb 23 2020

Derry City make the visit to Richmond Park on Monday night (kick-off 7.45pm) and manager Stephen O’Donnell is conscious of ...

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League of Ireland Attendances 2020 -- Gameweek 1

Sun, Feb 23 2020

The first weekend of the 2020 SSE Airtricity Premier Division drew a total of 15,737 spectators to five League of ...

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League Report: Derry City 1 - 1 Finn Harps

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Derry City grabbed a dramatic late equaliser at the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium to draw 1-1 with north west rivals, ...

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 2

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Friday night sees the beginning of the 2020 SSE League of Ireland First Division with two games taking place as ...

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Derry City -v- Finn Harps - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Fri, Feb 21 2020

Week two of the 2020 League of Ireland and a second local derby has been scheduled for broadcast as Finn ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Finn Harps

Fri, Feb 21 2020

In terms of team news Derry will have a full contingent of players to choose from going into this evening

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League Report: Dundalk 1 - 0 Derry City

Sat, Feb 15 2020

Dane Massey's second half strike broke Derry City hearts on Valentine's Day as his goal proved the difference between the ...

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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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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 1

Fri, Feb 14 2020

Friday night sees the beginning of the 2020 SSE League of Ireland season as four Premier Division games take place ...

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League Preview: Dundalk -v- Derry City

Thu, Feb 13 2020

Vinny Perth will be without John Mountney and Sean Murray

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