Macdara Ferris

Senior Reporter
  • Start Date: 1 Jan 2012
  • Article Count: 1963

Macdara Ferris’s Biography

Macdara Ferris is a contributor since 2007 to Hoops Scene (Shamrock Rovers' match day programme) and is the co-author of two books on Shamrock Rovers - 'Tallaght Time: Shamrock Rovers 2009 to 2012' (with Karl Reilly) and 'From Ringsend to Tallaght - The Shamrock Rovers Players' Stories' (with Eoghan Rice published in 2021). The first international game he attended was a scoreless draw against Belgium earned at Lansdowne Road by Jack Charlton's Republic of Ireland team. He has been a writer with extratime.com since 2012 covering the League of Ireland and the Irish National team. He has also been known to pop up in far flung places like Ballybofey, Belfast, Berlin and Brazil to report for extratime.

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Shamrock Rovers celebrate a goal in their 3-0 win over Bohs last September

League Preview: Shamrock Rovers -v- Bohemians

Kadidiatou Diani of Olympique Lyonnais celebrates scoring her team's third goal with teammates during the UEFA Women's Champions League 2023/24 Quarter Final Leg Two match between Olympique Lyon and SL Benfica at OL Stadium on March 27, 2024 in Lyon

Champions League Wrap: Lyon and Chelsea cruise into semi-finals

England players celebrate EURO 2022 victory

England name squad for upcoming game against the Girls in Green

The players of Poland celebrate after victory in the penalty shoot out during the UEFA EURO 2024 Play-Offs Final match between Wales and Poland at Cardiff City Stadium on March 26, 2024 in Cardiff, Wales.

EURO 2024 Play-off Wrap: Penalty shoot-out wins for Poland and Georgia, along with Ukraine victory over Iceland, complete Euros lineup

Neco Williams of Wales celebrates scoring his team’s second goal with team mates during the UEFA EURO 2024 Play-Offs Semi-final match between Wales and Finland at Cardiff City Stadium on March 21, 2024 in Cardiff, Wales.

EURO 2024 play-off semi wrap – Win for Wales, Isreal dumped out by Iceland and Ukraine stage glorious comeback

Rosa van Gool of Ajax (R) tackles Johanna Rytting Kaneryd of Chelsea during the UEFA Women's Champions League Quarter Final Leg One match at Johan Cruijff Arena

Women’s Champions League Wrap: Chelsea cruise to 3-0 win over Ajax as Lyon take 2-1 lead into second leg against Benfica

Brian Maher and Liam Scales

Ireland squad update: Derry City’s Brian Maher to train with Ireland this week - Scales and Parrott ruled out

The two tone green seating style (shown left in North Stand) is being replicated in the West and East Stands at Tallaght Stadium with the installation of 6,000 new seats

Tallaght Stadium goes green - and not just for St. Patrick’s Day – as new green seating plan unveiled

Andy Boyle during Dundalk's 1-0 win over Waterford in October 2021

League Preview: Dundalk -v- Waterford

Jan Oblak and Cesar Azpilicueta of Atletico Madrid celebrate following the team's victory in the penalty shoot out during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match against Inter Milan

Champions League wrap: Atletico and Dortmund earn final two spots in European Cup quarter-finals

Jakub Kiwior of Arsenal challenges for the ball with Goncalo Borges of FC Porto during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Arsenal FC and FC Porto at Emirates Stadium

Arsenal prevail on penalties as Gunners join Barcelona in Champions League quarter-finals

Herve Renard pictured in Tallaght Stadium during France's 3-0 win over Ireland in a friendly in July 2023 ahead of the World Cup

Metz test for the Girls in Green as France confirm EURO2025 qualifier venue

England players celebrate with the trophy after their UEFA Women's Euro 2022 final win over Germany at Wembley Stadium on July 31, 2022

Let’s be having you – Girls in Green to take on Lionesses at Carrow Road

Conor Malley (Sligo Rovers) and Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers)

League Preview: Sligo Rovers -v- Shamrock Rovers

Ruairi Keating was the match winner for the Saints

League Report: St Patrick’s Athletic 1 - 0 Dundalk

Izzy Atkinson of Irelandchallenged by Lois Joel of Cymru in the game in Tallaght on 27 February 2024

Ireland international Izzy Atkinson named Women’s Championship Player of the Month

Gurban Gurbanov, Head Coach of Qarabag, speaks to the media after the UEFA Europa League last 16 first leg match against Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Marko Jankovic of Qarabag FK and Adam Hlozek of Bayer Leverkusen battle for possession.

Europa League wrap: Liverpool and Roma in driving seat while Qarabag hold Leverkusen to draw as German side now 35 games unbeaten this season

Robbie Keane, Head Coach of Maccabi Tel Aviv, speaks to the media in the post match press conference after the UEFA Europa Conference League 2023/24 round of 16 first leg match against Olympiacos FC at Karaiskakis Stadium in Piraeus, Greece

Europa Conference League wrap: Maccabi Tel-Aviv, Fenerbahce and Lille with big away wins in last 16 first legs

Kyra Carusa celebrating in front of 36,000 fans in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday

Two Aviva Stadium dates confirmed for the Girls in Green Euro qualifier group games

Kyra Carusa celebrating in front of 36,000 fans in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday

Two Aviva Stadium dates confirmed for the Girls in Green Euro qualifier group games

Action from St. Patrick's Athletic 3-1 home win over Dundalk last September

League Preview: St. Patrick's Athletic -v- Dundalk

Fiona Owens

Collie O’Neill on new Hoops signing Fiona Owens: ‘She is a dynamic and attack-minded fullback who will bring great energy to the team.’

Erling Haaland of Manchester City controls the ball whilst under pressure from Elias Jelert of FC Copenhagen during their UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match at Etihad Stadium

Holders Man City joined by Real Madrid in Champions League quarter-finals

Stephen Bradley spoke about the Irish government funding of Casement Park negatively in his club's match programme v Derry City

Stephen Bradley: 'We’re getting a lot of positive praise from politicians and people in government but we’re getting very little action’

Kylian Mbappe of Paris Saint-Germain celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League 2023/24 round of 16 second leg match between Real Sociedad and Paris Saint-Germain at Reale Arena on March 05, 2024 in San Sebastian, Spain.

Kane and Mbappe braces earn Bayern and PSG places in Champions League quarter-final

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