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  • Team of the Week

    Premier Division Team of the Week

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    This will be the start of a season long team of the week and is yet another new thing to the League of Ireland Blog as we strive to improve our service for you the reader. Of course this is only our suggestion as to wh...

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    First Division Team of the Week

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    Players from seven of the eight First Division clubs are represented in this week's Team of the Week. Players from Cobh Ramblers, Wexford Youths, Longford Town, Shamrock Rovers B, Shelbourne, Finn Harps and Galwa...

  • News

    Pressure mounting on Tony Cousins

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    Pressure is this morning mounting on Longford Town FC manager, Tony Cousins following a humiliating defeat at the hands of Shamrock Rovers ‘B’ at the Tallaght Stadium yesterday afternoon. Goals from Chris...

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    The Goalkeepers Union - Stephen Henderson

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    The new RTE League of Ireland show Soccer Republic is top class in my humble opinion. I find the production very slick, informative and varying which keeps the show interesting throughout and it portrays the...

  • St. Patrick's Athletic 3 – 1 Bohemians

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    Last nights Dublin Derby, was won by the Saints. In front of a decent crowd, Pats outclassed their rivals in good fashion. Yet again this week, the Saints h...

  • Dundalk 2 - 2 Shamrock Rovers

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    Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers played out a pulsating, end to end game out at Oriel Park on Friday evening. Ciaran Kilduff had given the hoops the lead before ...

  • Stalemate at the Carlisle Grounds

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    Roddy Collins walked away from the Carlilse Grounds on Friday evening much the happier of the two managers, with Alan Mathews left pondering how his Bray side...

  • Shelbourne remain unbeaten

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    Top of the league and still to suffer defeat in the SSE Airtricity First Division for Shelbourne who ran out comfortable 2-0 winners over Cobh Ramblers on Goo...

  • Shelbourne v Cobh Ramblers

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    It’s top versus bottom in the SSE Airtricity League First Division this Good Friday as Cobh travel to Tolka Park to take on undefeated league leaders Sh...

  • Depleted Wanderers host Derry

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    Bray Wanderers host Derry City this Good Friday without 7 of their first team players.

    Alan Mathews will have to plan without club captain Danny O&...

  • Caulfield post match interview

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    John Caulfield must be a happy man tonight knowing that his side are top of the table after 7 games and yet to experience a defeat in the league. After the ma...

  • Q&A with Liam Kearney

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    There have been many factors in Cork City’s early rise to prominence under local legend, John Caulfield. However, the return of Liam Kearney to left f...

  • Robbie Horgan Post Match Interview

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    Robbie Horgan's thoughts on his side's win over Athlone Town on Gameweek 5. Although they bagged the 3 points, The Drogs made hard work of it. After b...

  • The Goalkeepers Union - Stephen Henderson

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    The new RTE League of Ireland show Soccer Republic is top class in my humble opinion. I find the production very slick, informative and varying whi...

  • David Meier's Weekly Refereeing Column

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    Last weekend I was due to attend the top of the table clash in Division One between Shelbourne and Finn Harps, but my plans were thrown all over the place whe...

  • Craig Walsh Diary April 4th 2014

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    So it's nearly 3 weeks since my last piece and there's being lots to talk about ....

    Throwing a 2 goal lead away against Drogheda to a few ...

  • David Meier's Weekly Refereeing Column

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    Last Friday I sat down to watch, what on paper was to be the match of the season so far Shamrock Rovers v Sligo Rovers. Now before I talk about issues in the ...

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