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Transfers That Shook The League Of Ireland: Part Three

With the domestic transfer window well and truly underway, Pundit Arena continues its look back at some moves that sent shockwaves throughout the League of Ireland. In this, the third of a four-part series, Niall Newberry tells the story of how a German World Cup legend was ‘tricked’ into playing a match for Cork Celtic and of a superstar who arrived at Shamrock …

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Neal Horgan Column: Protecting The Past Must Be Part Of The LOI’s Future

Former Cork City stalwart Neal Horgan speaks with ex-Ireland international John Herrick about the rich history the League of Ireland has and how this legacy must have a role to play in shaping Irish domestic football’s future. The League of Ireland receives its fair share of criticism. Many commentators, including myself, have been focusing on the need for radical change within the …

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Moments That Shook The League Of Ireland: George Best Heads To Cork

In a new Pundit Arena series, we focus on the famous faces who once plied their trade in the League of Ireland, starting with the original football superstar himself, George Best.   George Best needs little introduction. He was unquestionably Manchester United’s greatest ever player and scored 179 goals in 470 matches throughout his ten years at Old Trafford. The ‘Belfast …

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