Philip Morrissey


Philip Morrissey Info

Role: Reporter

Start Date: Feb. 9, 2018, 6:22 p.m.

Email: [email protected]

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Philip is a Cork City fan for his entire adult life. From bad times to good, whether this was taking on some major European sides or in the First Division. Philip went back to college to complete a masters in journalism in 2016. Philip has contributed articles for a number of publications, both online and offline.

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Euro 2020 Report: Wales 1 - 1 Switzerland

Sat, Jun 12 2021

Switzerland led early in the second half thanks to Breel Embolo, but Kieffer Moore netted late to salvage a point for Robert Page’s side.

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Euro 2020 Report: Turkey 0 - 3 Italy

Sat, Jun 12 2021

It took the Italians 53 minutes to make the breakthrough, an own goal, but the clinical performance affirmed the belief of many that they’re major contenders for glory this summer.

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Euro 2020 Profile: Portugal

Tue, Jun 08 2021

Portugal have made the knock-out stages on every occasion they have qualified for the European Championships

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Euro 2020 Profile: France

Tue, Jun 08 2021

France could set a new record by being the only side to have ever won a World Cup-Euro back-to-back. It would add to their achievement in 1998 and 2000. Spain is the only other side to have managed to do ...

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Euro 2020 Profile: Scotland

Tue, Jun 08 2021

Scotland have only appeared twice at the Euros before in their history

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League Preview: Cobh Ramblers -v- Cork City

Thu, May 27 2021

The home-side have to go all the way back to February 1995 for the last time they saw a win at home over City as John O’ Rourke netted in a 1-0 victory at St. Colman’s Park

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Galway United

Fri, May 21 2021

Much of the pre-match attention is likely to be directed towards John Caulfield

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League Preview: Bray Wanderers -v- Cork City

Thu, Apr 29 2021

Gary Cronin might look at freshening up their attack as Gary Shaw regains his fitness

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League Preview: Treaty United -v- Cork City

Thu, Apr 22 2021

Last weekend saw the Leesiders go down to a third loss in a row in a defeat against Shelbourne

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Athlone Town

Thu, Apr 08 2021

Colin Healy’s side are planning for a return to home comforts after a first defeat as they take on Athlone Town on Friday evening (Kick-off 7.45 PM).

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League Preview: Shelbourne 3 - 3 Bray Wanderers

Fri, Apr 02 2021

A late penalty ultimately allowed the home side a share of the points, but neither manager will be entirely happy with the defending on display

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League Report: Cork City 2 - 1 Cobh Ramblers

Sat, Mar 27 2021

It was City side who ultimately took home the bragging rights, and points, at the end, but Ramblers will feel annoyed at getting nothing out of a game they controlled at times

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League Preview: Cork City -v- Cobh Ramblers

Thu, Mar 25 2021

They have never played each other at this level. The last win for Cobh over City was in the League Cup in 2006

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2021 Season Preview: Cork City

Tue, Mar 23 2021

Cork City will be hoping to bounce straight back to the Premier Division. Here is our season preview.

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 3 Shamrock Rovers

Sat, Sep 12 2020

The SSE Airtricity League title seems destined for Tallaght for the first time since 2011 as a result of this 3-0 win for the Hoops over Cork City.

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League Report: Cork City 3 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Sat, Aug 15 2020

The battle to avoid relegation remains to be a close-knit affair with a number of teams now drawn back into it

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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 to get their campaign back on track. This has allowed them to gain control of Group H at the midway ...

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Champions League Report: Olympiacos 2 - 2 Tottenham Hotspur

Fri, Sep 20 2019

It marked the first point won by English clubs in this seasons campaign but given their advantage, they expected more. They had a dismal start last year but managed to scrape through in the end. They could have done with ...

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Testimonial Report: Cork City XI 3 - 3 Cork City Legends

Wed, Sep 18 2019

The hero of the hour was of course Bennett. He formed a strong partnership with Dan Murray to provide the backbone of the title winning side of 2005

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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 E encounter with Liverpool. It provides a major boost as they aim to make up from last years failure to ...

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League Report: Cork City 2 - 0 UCD

Sat, May 11 2019

Cork City put back-to-back wins together for the first time this season as they overcame UCD 2-0 at Turner's Cross.

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League Report: Cork City 1 - 1 Finn Harps

Tue, Apr 30 2019

Cork City remain stretched their winless run to eight matches as they failed to overcome bottom side, Finn Harps, at Turners Cross. This result does nothing to help either side in their attempts to get away from the relegation zone.

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 0 Sligo Rovers

Tue, Apr 23 2019

Both Cork City and Sligo Rovers remain just outside the relegation play-off spot in the Premier Division after this evening’s draw at Turners Cross. Neither side will be satisfied with dropping more points, but Sligo will be glad to return ...

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League Report: Cork City 0 - 0 Derry City

Sat, Mar 02 2019

Cork City and Derry City played out a scoreless draw in Turner’s Cross on Friday night in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. On the back of the defeat by Waterford, it means that the Rebel Army have now failed to ...

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2019 Season Preview: Cork City

Thu, Feb 14 2019

Philip Morrissey casts an eye over Cork City's prospects after much change on Leeside over the winter.

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