First Division

The latest First Division stories on Extratime

Bohemians set to host Dundalk in FAI Cup quarter-final as Athlone are drawn to face Shelbourne at home

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Elsewhere, holders Shamrock Rovers will face a difficult trip to Ballybofey to face Finn Harps as Sligo Rovers will host ...

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In Pictures: Shamrock Rovers II 0 - 2 Cabinteely

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Two late goals earned Cabinteely the win in their first competitive outing at Tallaght Stadium.

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First Division Round-Up: Bray and Drogheda maintain title charge as Galway continue unlikely playoff march

Sat, Sep 19 2020

Meanwhile, Cabinteely saw off Shamrock Rovers II to end a poor run of form that saw the Green and White’s ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers II 0 - 2 Cabinteely

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Two late goals earned Cabinteely the win in their first competitive outing at Tallaght Stadium. Kevin Knight slotted home a ...

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League Preview: Athlone Town -v- Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Athlone will be hoping to build on last week’s 1-1 draw away to Cabinteely when they welcome Cobh to the ...

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers II -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Cabinteely will look to arrest their slide down the First Division table as they face an improving Shamrock Rovers II ...

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Live Commentary Preview: UCD -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Join us for our live commentary coverage of the huge First Division clash between UCD V Drogheda United at the ...

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 12

Fri, Sep 18 2020

We will have a schedule of five games taking place in the First Division and two in the Premier Division, ...

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League Preview: UCD -v- Drogheda United

Fri, Sep 18 2020

Third hosts second in the First Division as in-form UCD welcome Drogheda United to the Bowl in Belfield on Friday ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Longford Town

Thu, Sep 17 2020

The Seagulls come into the game off the back of a morale-boosting three-one win over Brian O’Sullivan’s beleaguered Wexford at ...

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Suspension List – Series 12

Thu, Sep 17 2020

Cobh Ramblers John Kavanagh and Sligo Rovers’ Niall Morahan are both set to miss out on this weekend’s action after ...

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Match Officials Appointed - Series 12

Wed, Sep 16 2020

Rob Hennessy will be the man in the middle for Sligo Rovers home tie against Bohemians at the Showgrounds

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Cork City's clash at home to Dundalk in doubt as Cabinteely have two games rescheduled

Wed, Sep 16 2020

The Lilywhites travelled to Andorra on Tuesday afternoon ahead of Thursday’s 6.30pm kick-off (Irish Time).

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Carberry praises 'exciting' Athlone as young guns impress during draw away to Cabinteely

Mon, Sep 14 2020

Athlone caused several problems for Pat Devlin’s Cabinteely and were perhaps unfortunate to leave Stradbrook without all three points

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Ringmahon Rangers snap up former Cork City star Graham Cummins as Cameron Harlson joins from Cobh

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Cummins recently announced his retirement from professional football after a fourteen-year career which brought him through the League of Ireland, ...

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'We learned things the hard way because we were battered by six goals' - Stuart Ashton reacts as Cobh suffer defeat at home to UCD

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Cobh, who are chasing a place in the play-offs, remain sixth in the table after the game, three points from ...

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League Report: Longford Town 1 - 1 Drogheda United

Sun, Sep 13 2020

Longford Town and Drogheda United settled for a share of the spoils on Saturday night as standings at the top ...

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League Report: Cobh Ramblers 0 - 6 UCD

Sat, Sep 12 2020

UCD made a serious statement on Saturday with their First Division title aspirations with a 6-0 win over Cobh Ramblers

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League Preview: Longford Town -v- Drogheda United

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Town have also won their previous four league games against Drogheda – only conceding once.

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- UCD

Sat, Sep 12 2020

Cobh Ramblers last win over their Dublin opposition came in July 2017, when they secured a 1-0 win at St ...

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First Division Round-Up: Bray secure late win at Wexford while Galway continue playoff charge

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Gary Cronin’s Bray were a goal down with just five minutes of normal time to play before they netted three ...

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League Report: Galway United 2 - 1 Shamrock Rovers II

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Galway United stole three points from a technically superior Shamrock Rovers, as the Tribesmen beat the Hoops 2-0 at Eamonn ...

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League Report: Cabinteely 1 - 1 Athlone Town

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Cabinteely were left frustrated by First Division basement side Athlone Town on Friday evening as they were held to a ...

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Live Updates - 2020 SSE Airtricity League of Ireland - Gameweek 11

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Extratime.ie will provide minute-by-minute updates from all grounds this evening as well as line-ups, match reports, photo galleries and post-match ...

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Match Officials Appointed - Series 11

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Paul McLaughlin will take charge of Friday evening’s clash between Dundalk and Shelbourne at Oriel Park, which is live on ...

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Suspension List - Series 11

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Both Mark Coyle and Kosovar Sadiki were dished out red cards last week during the Co. Donegal’s side defeat away ...

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League Preview: Cabinteely -v- Athlone Town

Thu, Sep 10 2020

The Green and Whites have only scored once in their previous four games, and they have conceded a tally of ...

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League Preview: Wexford -v- Bray Wanderers

Thu, Sep 10 2020

Wexford will hope to make it seventh time lucky when they welcome Bray Wanderers to Ferrycarrig Park on Friday night ...

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League Preview: Galway United -v- Shamrock Rovers II

Thu, Sep 10 2020

John Caulfield seeks his third successive win as new United Manager when his side welcome Shamrock Rovers II to Eamonn ...

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'A lot of the games will be exactly like that game we just played' - UCD boss Andy Myler hoping that his young guns will learn from mistakes ahead of the First Division run-in

Wed, Sep 09 2020

The Students were well in the game until they fell a goal behind, but they were eventually well beaten by ...

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Galway United boss John Caulfield: 'For me it's about building the team and seeing where that takes us'

Wed, Sep 09 2020

Galway secured a morale-boosting three-nil win over UCD on Monday evening at the Belfield Bowl – with Mikey Place and ...

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League Report: UCD 0 - 3 Galway United

Mon, Sep 07 2020

Galway have now moved to within six points of UCD who now lie in the final playoff position in 5th ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers II 0 - 1 Cobh Ramblers

Mon, Sep 07 2020

Conor Drinan’s second half goal was the difference on the night

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Longford Town boss Daire Doyle: 'I expect it to be a really exciting run-in'

Mon, Sep 07 2020

Longford moved level on points with Cabinteely on Friday evening – a result that now means there is only two ...

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League Preview: Drogheda United -v- Cabinteely

Mon, Sep 07 2020

Drogheda come into this game off the back of a costly one-nil home defeat on Friday evening to Cobh Ramblers

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League Preview: UCD -v- Galway United

Mon, Sep 07 2020

The Students come into the Monday evening encounter at the Bowl following a scintillating eight-nil win over Wexford.

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League Preview: Shamrock Rovers II -v- Cobh Ramblers

Sun, Sep 06 2020

The Shamrock Rovers II team are back in Tallaght Stadium on Monday night to take on Cobh Ramblers

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Athlone Town

Sun, Sep 06 2020

Bray will be hoping to build on Friday night’s 3-0 win at home to rivals Cabinteely when they welcome Athlone ...

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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

Sun, Sep 06 2020

From midway through a fruitful playing career and then entering League of Ireland management at 31, Gareth Cronin simultaneously held ...

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Longford Town's Rob Manley hoping to push on as First Division promotion race hots up

Sun, Sep 06 2020

Matchwinner Manley – who now has three league goals to his name as a Longford Town player – admits both ...

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In Pictures: Drogheda United 0 - 1 Cobh Ramblers

Sat, Sep 05 2020

Chris Lyons missed a first half penalty for Drogheda as Cobh emerged victorious thanks to Naythan Coleman's 66th minute goal ...

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In Pictures: Shamrock Rovers II 1 - 2 Longford Town

Sat, Sep 05 2020

Longford Town moved joint top of the First Division table with a win over Shamrock Rovers II on Friday evening ...

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Shamrock Rovers' 15-year-old winger Kevin Zefi becomes youngest-ever League of Ireland scorer with Longford Town strike

Sat, Sep 05 2020

At just 15 years and 206 days old, Zefi beat the previous record, set by Limerick’s Steve McGann in 2010, ...

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League Report: Athlone Town 1 - 4 Galway United

Fri, Sep 04 2020

Galway United got their first win of the SSE Airtricity League First Division season as a Mikey Place brace gave ...

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League Report: Drogheda United 0 - 1 Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Sep 04 2020

Drogheda United missed a golden opportunity to seize the initiative in the SSE Airtricity First Division title race as they ...

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League Report: UCD 8 - 0 Wexford

Fri, Sep 04 2020

A double hat-trick from Yoyo Mahdy and Colm Whelan helped UCD on their way to an 8-0 win over Wexford ...

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League Report: Shamrock Rovers II 1 - 2 Longford Town

Fri, Sep 04 2020

A brace from Longford Town’s Rob Manley was enough to see Daire Doyle’s charges past Shamrock Rovers II at Tallaght ...

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FAI interim CEO Gary Owens confirms he will not seek the job permanently

Fri, Sep 04 2020

Owens was appointed in January alongside his 'Visionary Group' colleagues Barrett and Niall Quinn, who took up the deputy interim ...

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Cabinteely

Fri, Sep 04 2020

The Seagulls were undone thanks to an Alexander Kogler brace as Paul Keegan was given his marching orders for an ...

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