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SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Turner's Cross, Cork 19/5/2017 Cork City vs Drogheda United Cork City’s Sean Maguire and Kevin O’Connor celebrate winning

Why Turner’s Cross Is The Place To Be Tonight

Cork City’s season so far has been nothing short of remarkable. Their win against St. Pat’s last weekend has brought their lead at the top of the table back to twelve points with two games in hand over second-placed Dundalk. A crowd of 2,400 last weekend was small by the high standards set in Cork but was understandable, given the …

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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JULY 10: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Dominic Solanke signs for Liverpool at Melwood Training Ground on July 10, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool Sign England Under-20 World Cup-Winning Star

Liverpool have signed the hero of England’s recent Under-20 World Cup win, Dominic Solanke. The fee will have to be decided by tribunal because Solanke is a product of Chelsea’s youth system, however it is expected that £3 million will be the cost the Reds will have to pay for the 19-year-old. Solanke was the star of the U-20 World …

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Wicklow , Ireland - 30 June 2017; Patrick McEleney of Dundalk celebrates scoring his side's third goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Bray Wanderers and Dundalk at the Carlisle Grounds in Bray, Co Wicklow. (Photo By Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Dundalk’s Patrick McEleney Wins Player Of The Month Award

Cork City have for the first time this term not had one of their players claim the SSE Airtricity/SWAI Player of the Month award, with Sean Maguire, Conor McCormack and Ryan Delaney receiving the accolade for March, April and May respectively. The month of June belongs to Patrick McEleney of Dundalk after a number of impressive displays over the the …

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Lions Prop Arrested On Night Of Final All Backs Test

England and Lions prop Kyle Sinckler was arrested by police in Auckland after what is being described as a ‘minor disorder’. The player was arrested only a few hours after the tense final Test against New Zealand at Eden Park, which finished 15-15, but was later released without charge. According to Fairfax Media in New Zealand (via The42.ie), the arrest took place at about 3am on …

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Cork City Maguire Caulfield

Ex-Cork City Boss Pat Dolan Talks Up John Caulfield And Sean Maguire’s Ireland Chances

Former Cork City manager Pat Dolan has singled out free-scoring Sean Maguire for praise following Cork City’s Europa League success last week, Maguire was instrumental in Cork City’s 4-2 win over Levadia Tallinn last Thursday as they progressed to the second round of qualifying with an aggregate score of 6-2 in favour of the League of Ireland leaders. It was Maguire’s second …

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Man City Show Intent With Second Big Money Move Of The Summer

Pep Guardiola is showing he, and Manchester City as whole, mean business as they step up their preparations for the new Premier League season. The club have already made their second signing of the summer transfer window and have also had an outflow of players going the opposite direction. Pablo Zabaleta, Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Jesus Navas and Willy Caballero …

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STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - MAY 13: Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Arsenal at Bet365 Stadium on May 13, 2017 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Ryan Giggs Wants Manchester United To Sign Arsenal’s Sanchez

Former Manchester United player and club legend Ryan Giggs wants his former club to try and bring Arsenal star man Alexis Sanchez to Old Trafford. The Chile international is currently under contract with the north London club until the summer of 2018, however, it is believed that he may already have one foot out the door. Negotiations are set to …

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