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So who are Arsenal, Dundalk's Europa League opponents?

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Fans are still not allowed into stadiums in England as the country continues to struggle with Covid-19 and a tory ...

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'We come here to play and not just defend' - Filippo Giovagnoli demands his players be brave against Arsenal

Wed, Oct 28 2020

Both Arteta and Giovagnoli are at the dawn of their respective managerial careers.

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Europa League Preview: Arsenal -v- Dundalk

Wed, Oct 28 2020

While Arsenal had started the season relatively well, winning their opening three fixtures in the Premier League, it’s fair to ...

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In Pictures: Dundalk 1 - 2 Molde

Fri, Oct 23 2020

A tale of two halves at Tallaght Stadium saw Dundalk fall to an opening-day defeat to Molde FK having led ...

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UEFA Europa League Report: Dundalk 1 - 2 Molde

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Second-half goals, the first a volley from Etzaz Hussain and the second from the penalty spot, converted by Ohi Omoijuanfo, ...

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Dundalk -v- Molde: Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Molde of Norway are the opponents at Tallaght Stadium in a group that also contains 2018/19 runners-up Arsenal and Rapid ...

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Europa League Preview: Dundalk -v- Molde FK

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The Lilywhites head into the Thursday evening showdown following their Europa League playoff tie against Faroese side KI Klaksvik

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Filippo Giovagnoli to take his place among Europe's elite

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The coaching duo of Giovagnoli and Rossi did not have exceptional playing careers but hope to inspire the next generation ...

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So who are Molde FK, Dundalk's Europa League opponents?

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Molde are the current Norwegian top-flight champions and are the former club of current Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

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League of Ireland season extended

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The SSE Airtricity League 2020 season has been extended with a revised fixture list put in place to deal with ...

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Stephen Kenny hails 'brilliant' Dundalk Europa League qualification

Sun, Oct 04 2020

It is great news really - Stephen Kenny on Dundalk European success

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'We have nothing to lose' - Giovagnoli reacts as Dundalk learn of Europa League Group Stage opponents

Sat, Oct 03 2020

Dundalk’s three home games will also be played in the ‘unbelievable’ Aviva Stadium in Dublin, the site of their 2015 ...

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Dundalk set to face Premier League Arsenal in the Europa League Group Stages

Fri, Oct 02 2020

In what could be described as a fantastic draw, Dundalk do have the mouth-watering clash against a Premier League side ...

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League Preview: Derry City -v- Waterford

Fri, Oct 02 2020

City come into the game after playing two games already, and they have lost twice against Bohemians and Sligo Rovers.

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Who could Dundalk face in the Europa League Group Stages?

Fri, Oct 02 2020

Filippo Giovagnoli’s side came through as 3-1 winners over KI Klaksvik – with goals from Sean Murray and Daniel Cleary ...

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Dundalk boss Filippo Giovagnoli: 'What matters most is the result and to get through'

Fri, Oct 02 2020

The Lilywhites eventually saw off Faroes KI Klaksvik with a 3-1 win, but the result did not exactly tell the ...

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Player Ratings: Dundalk 3 - 1 KI Klaksvik (October 1, 2020)

Fri, Oct 02 2020

Sub Daniel Kelly of course made the game safe in the 79th minute as he coolly slotted home on the ...

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Dundalk -v- KI Klaksvik - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Thu, Oct 01 2020

KI, and no other Faroese side, have ever reached the Europa League play-off round previously, and they will be hoping ...

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Opinion: A rising tide lifts all boats - but rivals fans are justified to hope Dundalk fail in their Europa League bid

Thu, Oct 01 2020

Should they succeed, the Lilywhites will become the first Irish side to twice qualify for the group stages following the ...

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Europa League Play-Off Preview: Dundalk -v- KI Klaksvik

Wed, Sep 30 2020

The Lilywhites created European history during a fabled 2016 run that saw them reach the Europa League group stages for ...

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So who are Dundalk's Europa League opponents KI Klaksvik of the Faroe Islands

Wed, Sep 30 2020

After a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over Sheriff Tiraspol last week, Dundalk welcome Faroese side KI Klaksvik to the Aviva ...

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UEFA Europa League Qualifier Report: Sheriff Tiraspol 1 - 1 Dundalk (Dundalk win 5-3 on penalties)

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Dundalk are just one win away from a return to the Europa League group stages after they fought back from ...

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'What we did tonight is really special, even if I am not surprised' - Dundalk boss Filippo Giovagnoli reacts as Dundalk reach Europa League playoff round

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The Lilywhites scored a penalty-shootout victory over Sheriff in Transnistria with a heroic Gary Rogers helping Giovagnoli’s side to victory.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic tests positive for Covid-19

Thu, Sep 24 2020

The former Barcelona and Manchester United forward scored in AC Milan’s two-nil win over Shamrock Rovers in the last round ...

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Live Commentary Preview: Sheriff Tiraspol -v- Dundalk

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Oisin Langan and Aoife Ní Mhaoláin will bring you all the action from Moldova (via their own home) as the ...

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Europa League Preview: Sheriff Tiraspol -v- Dundalk

Thu, Sep 24 2020

Sheriff Tiraspol have won their opening ten league games of the Moldovan top-flight season – scoring 28 and only conceding ...

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Europa League Postcard: From Zlatan to Zefi

Sun, Sep 20 2020

The Hoops were hoping to catch Milan cold as the Italian visitors were playing their first competitive game of the ...

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Had Boots Did Travel: The Irish Abroad (September 14-17, 2020)

Fri, Sep 18 2020

There was joy for Robbie Brady who scored Burnley’s winning spot-kick in their win over David McGoldrick’s Sheffield United in ...

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Player Ratings: Shamrock Rovers 0 - 2 AC Milan (September 17 2020)

Fri, Sep 18 2020

The fairytale didn’t have its happy ending for Shamrock Rovers on Thursday night as the Hoops fell to a 2-0 ...

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Europa League Round-Up: Coleraine suffer penalty heartache as Rovers are eventually undone by classy Milan

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The Bannsiders went in at the break two goals behind before they produced a stirring second half fightback to bring ...

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Europa League Report: Shamrock Rovers 0 - 2 AC Milan

Thu, Sep 17 2020

This time around there were no fans in the stadium and the dream of one of the greatest upsets in ...

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Europa League Report: Inter Club d'Escaldes 0 - 1 Dundalk

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The second half saw the Andorrans grow into the game, and they were aided significantly by the dismissal of Andy ...

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Inter Club d'Escaldes -v- Dundalk - Where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Last season, the Andorrans qualified for the Champions League by virtue of their league title success – their first since ...

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

Thu, Sep 17 2020

It is ten years since Rovers last played a Serie A side in Europe when Juventus came to Tallaght in ...

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Europa League Round-Up: Dean Ebbe scores as TNS suffer defeat against Faroese opposition

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The former Longford Town man then scored what looked like an extra-time winner in the 112th minute, but the Saints ...

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Europa League Preview: Inter Club d'Escaldes -v- Dundalk

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Dundalk will be looking to make amends for their UEFA Champions League exit at the hands of Slovenian champions NK ...

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Europa League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- AC Milan

Wed, Sep 16 2020

This is why you play football, for nights like this and big games - Stephen Bradley

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So who are Inter Club d'Escaldes, Dundalk's Europa League Opponents?

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Escaldes previous European tie saw them dumped out of the Champions League qualifiers by Kosovan champions Drita by a scoreline ...

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Bradley pleased to get back to winning ways with cup win over Cork

Tue, Sep 01 2020

Rovers winning ways on Monday evening with a 2-1 FAI Cup win over Cork City in Tallaght

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Danny Lafferty - 'I'd never taken one in a shootout before. I think I changed my mind about five times on the walk up to the ball!'

Tue, Sep 01 2020

Danny Lafferty was the hero on Monday scoring both Shamrock Rovers goals in their 2-1 FAI Cup win over Cork ...

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'It is a one off game and 11 versus 11 so anything can happen' - Stephen Bradley on AC Milan's visit to Tallaght

Tue, Sep 01 2020

So a decade on from Shamrock Rovers’ last Europa League qualifier against a giant of Italian football in Tallaght Stadium, ...

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Shamrock Rovers land home Europa League tie against Italian giants AC Milan, while Dundalk draw Andorrans Inter Escaldes

Mon, Aug 31 2020

The second qualifying round of the Europa League will take place on 17 September behind-closed-doors in a one-off tie. Home ...

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Dundalk face possible all-island Europa League tie with Linfield or rematch with Slovan Bratislava

Mon, Aug 31 2020

A replay of last season’s third round tie with Slovan Bratislava is also on the cards as well as Shamrock ...

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Postcard from the endless penalty shootout

Sun, Aug 30 2020

It was a unique occasion. There was the behind closed doors element of the match – with some bonus supporters ...

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In Pictures: Shamrock Rovers advance through to the next round of the Europa League in penalty shootout thriller

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Shamrock Rovers progressed to the second round of Europa League Qualifying after a historic penalty shootout victory at Tallaght Stadium ...

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Joey O'Brien - That is what you dream of. It is why you play football out in the back garden, scoring a winner or scoring a peno in a cup final.

Fri, Aug 28 2020

It was 10.46pm and we reached the 26th spot kick of the penalty shoot out in Tallaght Stadium when Joey ...

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UEFA Europa League Round-up: Rovers and Coleraine win dramatic shootouts as Bohs suffer Euro heartbreak

Fri, Aug 28 2020

There was plenty of drama during tonight's Europa League qualifers

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Historic night for Northern Irish football as Coleraine beat Maribor in the Europa League

Thu, Aug 27 2020

After a tense game, former Derry City winger Ben Doherty was the hero as he scored to send Bannsiders through ...

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Europa League Report: Shamrock Rovers 2 - 2 Ilves Tampere (Shamrock Rovers win 12 - 11 on penalties AET)

Thu, Aug 27 2020

Alan Mannus was the hero scoring his spot kick and saving Ilves 13th spotkick enabling Joey O’Brien to score his ...

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