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Ruesha Littlejohn: For some of us, this could be the only opportunity that we get at qualifying again
The last time the Republic of Ireland faced Ukraine, Ruesha Littlejohn was looking on from the stands.Read More
It's impossible for someone to come in and turn it around in a week - Callum O'Dowda prasises Kenny's Leadership and man management ahead of crunch Slovakia tie
Stephen Kenny’s first three months in charge of this Irish team have been nothing if not exciting.Read More
'It was all about focus, concentration and making sure that you were mentally right' - Ciaran Kelly on that FAI Cup penalty shootout
In addition to being a part of Sligo Rovers' hugely successful squad in the early 2010s, Ciarán Kelly has also ...Read More
Cobh Ramblers manager Stuart Ashton remains optimistic for his side’s chances of making the play-offs despite their recent drop in ...Read More
Gareth Cronin: We went into a play-off with Finn Harps, who completely annihilated us in Ballybofey, which was the lowest part in my time managing Waterford
From midway through a fruitful playing career and then entering League of Ireland management at 31, Gareth Cronin simultaneously held ...Read More
Cabo made one change from their three-one win over Longford Town for their clash against UCD on Friday night – ...Read More
Ross Gaynor: 'With football in Ireland, you're moving from club to club to play. It's a good life, but you don't get the opportunity to buy a house and stay put'
Having played in England, Northern Ireland and virtually every corner of the domestic scene, Ross Gaynor left senior football behind ...Read More
'Everyone in the club is looking forward to it' - Killester Donnycarney boss Gary Howlett relishing Saturday's FAI Intermediate Cup Final
However, while suffering defeat in their most recent league game is far from the ideal preparation – the Killester Donnycarney ...Read More
Former Drog Gareth McCaffrey eyes the big prize as history awaits St Mochta's in the FAI Intermediate Cup Final
24-year-old McCaffrey is a former Shamrock Rovers, Cabinteely and Athlone Town player – and he is most well-known for his ...Read More
Stuart Ashton: We had to believe that we were doing what is right and it showed in the performance against Wexford
A 4-0 hammering of Wexford FC at St Colman’s Park gave Cobh Ramblers their biggest home win in almost 18 ...Read More
John Cotter: I had a lot of questions and on reflection afterwards, I just felt that it wasn't right for me at that time
Perhaps best known for his long association with John Caulfield at Avondale United and Cork City, John Cotter also became ...Read More
'We're trying to get there and push on' - Athlone boss Adrian Carberry hopeful of emulating local rivals Longford
Athlone have struggled in recent years at the foot of the second tier – finishing rock bottom in three of ...Read More
Recently, Donelon caught up with extratime.com reporter Tom Byrne to discuss his footballing career to date, and what the future ...Read More
However, the beginning to the 2020 campaign already feels a tad more optimistic than it was at this stage last ...Read More
Luke Gallagher is relishing the upcoming season with his new club Warrenpoint Town. The former Republic of Ireland Under-21 international ...Read More
Wexford's Tom Murphy: 'I always dreamed of being a footballer so to get the opportunity at a top club like Everton was amazing'
The former Everton trainee recently caught up with extratime.com reporter Tom Byrne in a and questions and answers sessionRead More
Told in three parts, this is the story of how they signed for Huddersfield, the details of life as an ...Read More
The journey through the professional ranks – which began at Watford – has seen the former Republic of Ireland underage ...Read More
From the Archives: Brian Shelley on becoming disillusioned with financial mismanagement in the League of Ireland
Having won every domestic honour, sampled life cross channel and becoming disheartened with League of Ireland clubs’ financial mismanagement, Brian ...Read More
From the Archives - Pay Flynn: Now that I see what Cristiano Ronaldo has done, it's nice for me to say to my kids that I kept him quiet. That tackle is something to own
No stranger to capturing League of Ireland trophies during his playing career, Pat Flynn is also widely recognised as one ...Read More
After being in and around three title-winning campaigns as a player, Keith Long has developed into an astute manager, who ...Read More
From the Archives - Stephen Henderson: At times we feel like we are in an episode of Stranger Things!
The Cobh Ramblers manager believes the success of Cork City doesn't and shouldn't benefit his side.Read More
ExtraTime.ie caught up with Greg O'Halloran to hear his tales about his nationwide travels and passion for the beautiful game.Read More
Shane Kingston: The commitment is getting absolutely fierce but if you want to win an All - Ireland that's the levels you have to reach
What a busy few years it has been for the Kingston household in Cork. Shane was in good spirits on ...Read More
The power of the pencil is something that has brought Mayo lady Jennifer Murphy a career in illustration and graphic ...Read More
His role across the Atlantic sees the Tralee native work with former Leeside star Ian Hennessy, the same individual who ...Read More
Tommy Walsh: For me the worry isn't about the players themselves, it's the risk of bringing it home to a family member with an underlying condition or an elderly parent
Kilkenny hurling legend Tommy Walsh believes it would be extremely hard to justify a return to GAA action without the ...Read More
The plane that didn't arrive, the stands that did - The story of Longford Town's maiden European voyage of 2001
Such was the story behind getting the tie played, this trip was never really about the result such was the ...Read More
UCD's Lorcan Healy: 'Maybe going down the academy route might not have been the best for me - You get great pointers and coaches there, but you also miss out on the experience of how to win games'
Departures are part and parcel of the UCD experience in the League of Ireland – and with the exit of ...Read More
'I never thought I would ever put on a Shamrock Rovers jersey, but you do things like this when you need to' - Conan Byrne on charity walk in aid of Irish Cancer Society
No man to shirk away from a challenge, League of Ireland legend Conan Byrne is once again on a charity ...Read More
Coventry born Gerry represented Ireland from under-16 level up to under-21, being eligible due to his mother's Mayo rootsRead More
Gary Shaw: 'I signed straight away and going home, I checked on Teletext to see where Bray were in the league and they were bottom - I didn't care'
As an underage player, Gary was a prolific goalscorer for Newbridge Town, represented Shamrock Rovers in the SuperCupNI and lifted ...Read More
He then left UCD to join southside rivals Cabinteely midway through the 2019 season, where he also found chances limited ...Read More
Ryan Coulter: 'It's a breath of fresh air coming here doing well and experiencing professional football as it should be - being looked after and playing in a professional environment'
Ryan's first Stateside stint came at the tender age of 20 - initially on a University of San Diego football ...Read More
New Athlone boss Adrian Carberry: 'It's a huge club with a massive history - It's important that the players are made aware of that'
Carberry – a UEFA Pro Licence holder – will combine the role as Athlone boss with his position as the ...Read More
Keith Long: "We respect the competition but I'm not going to lose too much sleep about going out of it"
Bohemians manager Keith Long gave a lengthy post match briefing to assembled reporters after the game at Airdrie in the ...Read More
extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 153 - The donnybrook near Donnybrook (Amanda McQuillan & Eric Molloy interviews)
We talk about the post match altercations at UCD v Bohemians, the Under-19 Euros and University Games and the upcoming ...Read More
Once on the books of Fulham, the Swords native has had to deal with plenty of mental setbacks since he ...Read More
In another piece regarding education, extratime.ie's Tom O Connor interviews the former Longford Town U19 goalkeeper and U19 Head Coach ...Read More