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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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Champions League Round-Up: Benfica crash out as Ferencvaros maintain group stages charge

Thu, Sep 17 2020

PAOK scored twice in a twelve minute second-half display before Benfica scored a late consolation in injury time.

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UEFA Champions League Round-up: Celtic knocked out at home by Ferencvaros while Celje and Legia Warsaw also out

Thu, Aug 27 2020

Goals in either half from David Siger and Tokmac Nguen earned the visitors a deserved win, after Ryan Christie had ...

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Bayern Munich lift Champions League again as Kingsley Coman sinks boyhood club Paris Saint-Germain's dreams

Sun, Aug 23 2020

A header from PSG academy graduate Kingsley Coman just before the hour mark proved the difference between the sides as ...

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Champions League Report: NK Celje 3 - 0 Dundalk

Wed, Aug 19 2020

A late first half strike from Luka Kerin and late second half goals from Dario Vizinger and Filip Dangubic meant ...

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UEFA Champions League Preview: NK Celje -v- Dundalk

Wed, Aug 19 2020

The Slovenian champions host Dundalk in the unfamiliar surroundings of the Szusza Ferenc stadium in Budapest, Hungary, in their first-ever ...

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Late deflected winner sees Leipzig past Atletico as Julian Nagelsmann sets up reunion with Thomas Tuchel

Thu, Aug 13 2020

The east German side edged out favourites Atletico Madrid in Lisbon on Thursday night thanks to a late deflected strike ...

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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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Dundalk to face either Molde or KuPS if they win first-round Champions League tie

Mon, Aug 10 2020

Vinny Perth’s side – should they see off their Slovenian opponents – will host either Molde (Norway) or KuPS (Finland).

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Dundalk set to face NK Celje of Slovenia in Champions League first-round tie

Sun, Aug 09 2020

The Lilywhites will be away from home against the Slovenian champions, although it is not yet known where the game ...

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Former Hoop Gavin Bazunu called to Man City's Champions League squad

Tue, Aug 04 2020

Bazunu replaces Leroy Sane in the Manchester City squad, who has recently transferred to German side Bayern Munich.

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Draw made for conclusion of European club competitions

Fri, Jul 10 2020

On Friday in Nyon, UEFA made the draw for both the Champions League and Europe League knock out stages from ...

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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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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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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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Bruno Fernandes named Premier League Player of the Month for February

Mon, Mar 16 2020

Manchester United's January signing Bruno Fernandes has been named Premier League player of the month for February.

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Refwatch - Felix Brych to officiate crucial clash in Aviva

Sun, Nov 17 2019

UEFA have assigned experienced referee Felix Brych to lead the match officials in Dublin for Monday's crucial EURO 2020 qualifier ...

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Champions League Report: Ajax 0 - 1 Chelsea

Thu, Oct 24 2019

Chelsea started off the group with a home loss to Valencia. They have since manged to gain back-to-back away wins ...

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Champions League Report: Napoli 2 - 0 Liverpool

Wed, Sep 18 2019

Two goals in the final ten minutes ensured that Napoli came out with an opening night victory in their Group ...

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Champions League Report: Chelsea 0 - 1 Valencia

Wed, Sep 18 2019

Chelsea’s Champions League campaign got off to a rough start Tuesday night after a real snatch and grab performance from ...

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Liverpool's Virgil Van Dijk named UEFA men's player of the year

Thu, Aug 29 2019

The 23-year-old fought off competition from twice winner Lionel Messi and three times winner Cristano Ronaldo to take the continent’s ...

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Holders Liverpool draw Napoli again in Champions League group stages

Thu, Aug 29 2019

The Reds have been handed one of the softer draws alongside the Serie A runners-up, Austrian champions RB Salzburg and ...

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Eir Sport and Virgin Media strike deal to make channels available to each other's customers at no cost

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Virgin TV customers will now have access to League of Ireland games broadcast by Eir Sport.

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Virgil Van Dijk leads three-man shortlist for UEFA men's player of the year

Thu, Aug 15 2019

The Liverpool defender has been named on the three-man shortlist alongside three-time winner Ronaldo of Juventus and d twice winner ...

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Liverpool's Virgil Van Dijk leads three-man shortlist for UEFA men's player of the year

Thu, Aug 15 2019

The Liverpool defender has been named on the three-man shortlist alongside three-time winner Ronaldo of Juventus and d twice winner ...

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The Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 155 - Ronan Hale, Europa League reaction and FAI Cup previews

Thu, Aug 08 2019

Macdara Ferris also dials in to talk about FAI Cup games (38.17), Shamrock Rovers European exit (27.02) and whether he ...

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Qarabag v Dundalk - where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Wed, Jul 31 2019

All you need to know ahead of tonight's Champions League clash.

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The Extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 154 - Dean Byrne - Funny how, do I amuse you episode

Tue, Jul 30 2019

This week Declan Marron speaks with Andrew Dempsey and Dave Donnelly on the different ethos in team building between Dundalk ...

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Champions League Preview: Qarabag -v- Dundalk

Tue, Jul 30 2019

With Dundalk scoring an equaliser, and also going close late on to secure a win – Qarabag boss Gurban Gurbanov ...

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Champions League Report: Dundalk 1 - 1 Qarabag

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Dundalk kept their Champions League hopes alive as they battled back to draw 1-1 with Qarabag FK in the first-leg ...

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Dundalk v Qarabag - where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Dundalk saw off the challenge of Riga last week – just about – as they triumphed 6-5 on penalties in ...

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Champions League Preview: Dundalk -v- Qarabag

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Fresh from their European exploits in Latvia, Dundalk face a fresh, more difficult challenge in the form of Azerbaijani powerhouse ...

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Who are Dundalk's Champions League opponents Qarabag FK of Azerbaijan?

Mon, Jul 22 2019

Qarabag won their sixth consecutive Azerbaijan Premier League title in May and defeated Albanian champions Partizani Tirana 2-0 on aggregate ...

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extratime.ie Sportscast Episode 153 - The donnybrook near Donnybrook (Amanda McQuillan & Eric Molloy interviews)

Fri, Jul 19 2019

We talk about the post match altercations at UCD v Bohemians, the Under-19 Euros and University Games and the upcoming ...

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Champions League Report: Riga FC 0-0 Dundalk (Dundalk win 5-4 on penos)

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Dundalk set up a Champions League second qualifying round tie with Qarabag FK in the most dramatic fashion imaginable, as ...

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Champions League Preview: Rosenborg -v- Linfield

Wed, Jul 17 2019

Rosenborg have one foot in the next round already as they welcome Linfield to Lerkendal Stadion on Wednesday night (kick-off ...

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Dean Ebbe scored within 80 seconds of Kosovo introduction as TNS set up Champions League tie with Kobenhavn

Tue, Jul 16 2019

The substitute scored a bullet header within 80 seconds of his second-half introduction to ensure a 3-2 aggregate win for ...

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Champions League Preview: Riga FC -v- Dundalk

Tue, Jul 16 2019

The first leg at Oriel Park last week, a 0-0 draw, saw both teams cancel each other out

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Champions League Report: Dundalk 0-0 Riga FC

Wed, Jul 10 2019

It was a frustrating European night for Dundalk on Wednesday at Oriel Park as they were held to a scoreless ...

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Champions League Preview: Dundalk -v- Riga FC

Wed, Jul 10 2019

Dundalk begin yet another European odyssey as they welcome Latvian double-winners Riga FC to Oriel Park in the first leg ...

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Eir to show four European first round ties including both legs of Shamrock Rovers and SK Brann

Wed, Jul 03 2019

The sports broadcaster will also show the home leg of St Patrick’s Athletic’s Europa League meeting with Swedish side IFK ...

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Dundalk's home Champions League tie with Riga next week has sold out

Tue, Jul 02 2019

Roughly 3,000 tickets have been snapped up by the home support ahead of their first Champions League game in two ...

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Who are Dundalk's Champions League opponents Riga FC of Latvia?

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Recently established Riga hadn’t even been formed by the time Chris Shields, John Mountney, Dane Massey, Brian Gartland, Sean Gannon ...

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Dundalk and Linfield learn Champions League fate

Tue, Jun 18 2019

2018 Premier Division champions Dundalk will begin their 2019 European odyssey with a tie against Riga FC in the first ...

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Maurizio Sarri departs Chelsea to take over Juventus hot seat

Sun, Jun 16 2019

Sarri endured a fractious relationship with Chelsea supporters throughout the 2018/19 season and returns to Serie A after just a ...

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Eden Hazard seals 'dream move' to Real Madrid

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Hazard joins ‘Los Blancos’ after seven years at Stamford Bridge with Chelsea following a success-laden stint with the Blues

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