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Barry McNamee On “Great Buzz” Ahead Of Derry City’s New Season

It’s a case of back where it all began for returning Derry City midfielder Barry McNamee, following a season away from the Brandywell. After a number of standout campaigns in midfield for the Candystripes, McNamee made the move down South in November 2017, joining double-winners Cork City. McNamee impressed at the Leesiders, featuring 33 times and scoring four goals as …

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Five Players To Watch Ahead Of The New League Of Ireland Season

After what felt like an endless offseason, the Airtricity League Premier Division finally returns on Friday night with a host of eye-catching fixtures to kick-off the new campaign. There are narratives aplenty to delve into, with a host of players, some new to the division and some much for familiar to it, keen to impress. As the season kicks into …

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Back To Business: The Major Talking Points Ahead Of New LOI Season

After what felt like an endless offseason, the Airtricity League Premier Division finally returns on Friday night with a host of eye-catching fixtures to kick-off the new campaign. Last season’s champions Dundalk will be looking to prove they can retain their crown in Stephen Kenny’s absence while a host of clubs look as though they may be geared up for …

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John Caulfield: Even Without Stephen Kenny, Dundalk Still “Team To Beat”

Cork City’s John Caulfield has admitted that despite the apparent plethora of teams ready to challenge for the Airtricity¬†League title, reigning champions Dundalk are “still the team to beat.” The holders lost their talismanic manager Stephen Kenny to the Irish U21s during the off-season with former assistant manager Vinnie Perth and a returning John Gill taking over. Caulfield’s Cork fell …

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Johnny Dunleavy Departs Cork City With Glowing Tribute To Club

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Johnny Dunleavy has announced he is set to depart Cork City and in typical fashion paid a fitting tribute to the club and supporters who have followed him for the last seven years. The defender joined Cork City in 2012 following spells across the water with Wolves and Barnet. The Donegal defender eventually returned to play in the League of …

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Damien Delaney Has Left Cork City Via Mutual Consent

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Former Irish international, Damien Delaney has left Cork City after the player and club mutually agreed to terminate his contract.¬† The Cork native returned to the League of Ireland club in July, 20 years after moving to England where he represented, Hull City, Queens Park Rangers, and Crystal Palace among many others.   Delaney released a statement via CorkCity.ie thanking …

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Kieran Sadlier: I’m More Than Capable Of Playing For Ireland

As far as breakout seasons go, they don’t come much better than Kieran Sadlier’s first full campaign for Cork City. Twenty-six goals in all competitions and a place in the PFAI Team of the Year, the 24-year old has been one of City’s standout performers this season, despite the Leesiders relinquishing both their Airtricity League and FAI Cup crowns to …

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Dundalk Deny Cork City Their Third Straight FAI Cup

After Cork City’s dominance last season, Dundalk have done the domestic double this time around. Despite their imperious form, the Louth side were on the back foot in the early going of the FAI Cup final today at the Aviva Stadium. Cork’s attack were only settling into the game though, and it was the league champions that drew first blood. …

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Cork City Succumb To 2-0 Defeat In Europa League Qualifier

Cork City just didn’t have enough for Rosenborg in today’s Europa League third-round qualifier matchup at Turners Cross. Things didn’t necessarily get off to the worst start for John Caufield’s side as they put the pressure on the favoured-Norweigan side early. It was a relatively scrappy affair but 22 minutes in, Jonathan Levi was able to latch onto a poor …

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