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Watch: Cork City’s Sean Maguire Continues Rampant Form With Smart Finish Vs. Derry

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Turner's Cross, Cork 7/4/2017 Cork City vs Derry City Cork's Sean Maguire scores the third goal of the game

Cork City continued their blistering start to the season on Friday with a comprehensive 3-0 win against Derry City at Turners Cross. A 5,275-strong crowd witnessed John Caulfield’s side strengthen their position at the top of the Premier Division courtesy of a first half goal from Garry Buckley and second-half strikes from Karl Sheppard and Sean Maguire. Indeed it was …

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League Of Ireland: Winners And Losers From Matchday Six

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Turners Cross, Cork 25/3/2017 Cork City vs Dundalk Cork Manager John Caulfield celebrates after the game

International football may have taken top billing this weekend, but this was still a significant weekend in the League of Ireland. On a week in which Irish football said goodbye to a true stalwart in Derry City captain Ryan McBride, domestic football resumed on a sombre note on Saturday afternoon. Nonetheless, Cork City laid down a huge marker to title …

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The Green Army Is Growing As Ireland Edge Their Way To Russia

LYON, FRANCE - JUNE 26: Ireland fans show their support prior to the UEFA EURO 2016 round of 16 match between France and Republic of Ireland at Stade des Lumieres on June 26, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Ireland and Cork City fan Niamh O’Mahony speaks of why this Irish team is capturing the imagination of the country, and how it encourages them to answer #TheCallUp. “I remember when Jason McAteer scored against Holland… In terms of experience, that moment when the goal was scored, and when Roy Keane made that tackle in the first few minutes. “It …

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League Of Ireland: Winners And Losers From Matchday Four

SSE Airtricity League of Ireland Premier Division, Maginn Park, Co. Donegal 13/3/2017 Derry City vs Dundalk Derry's Barry McNamee celebrates his goal with Nathan Boyle

The League of Ireland Premier Division matches came thick and fast this weekend as two full rounds of league fixtures took place over the course of four days. The normal Friday schedule was supplemented by another round on Monday, and it proved to be significant as champions Dundalk were humbled in Derry while Cork City moved three points clear at …

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League Of Ireland: Winners And Losers From Matchday Two

SSE Airtricity League of Ireland Premier Division, The Showgrounds, Sligo 4/3/2017 Sligo Rovers vs Dundalk Dundalk’s Patrick McEleney celebrates scoring his sides first goal

With the second round of League of Ireland fixtures down, several teams are already beginning to hit their stride. The Premier Division title challengers have hit the ground running (and being joined at the top by the newly-promoted sides), while some of the old guard have some serious work to do. There were pitch inspections, floodlight failures and late goals …

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League of Ireland: Winners And Losers From The Opening Weekend

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Oriel Park, Louth 24/2/2017 Dundalk vs Shamrock Rovers Rovers' Graham Burke is shown a straight red card by Referee Neil Doyle

After a winter hiatus, the League of Ireland kicked back into gear last weekend, with the game of the week taking place at Oriel Park with the meeting of champions Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers. Stephen Kenny’s side ground out the win in a weekend that also saw FAI Cup holders Cork City earn three points in difficult conditions at Finn …

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Watch: Cork City’s New Signing Bested Raheem Sterling In Soccer AM’s ‘Skill Skool’ In 2010

Nanetti Sterling Cork City

Cork City beat the deadline day clock on Wednesday to complete the signing of Italian winger Christian Nanetti. The 25-year-old has signed from Welling United, having played for a number of non-league clubs in England and Scotland after moving to England from Bologna as sixteen-year-old. However, it was as a youth player at Queens Park Rangers in 2010 that he …

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2017 League Of Ireland Premier Division Season Preview: Part One

2017 President's Cup, Turner's Cross, Cork 17/2/2017 Cork City vs Dundalk The two teams line up ahead of the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

With the League of Ireland due to kick off this coming Friday, we take a look at each side as part of the eagerly anticipated season ahead. With a busy transfer window and some impressive overseass signings, a number of teams will be hoping to stop Dundalk’s attempts at claiming a fourth successive league title. Shamrock Rovers and Cork City look …

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Cork City Won The Battle Against Dundalk; Now They Must Win The War

2017 President's Cup, Turner's Cross, Cork 17/2/2017 Cork City vs Dundalk Cork's Kevin O'Connor celebrates scoring their second goal from a free kick with Karl Sheppard and Sean Maguire

If last season’s President’s Cup taught us anything, it’s that what happens is not necessarily indicative of what will follow for the league season. In that particular match, Cork City defeated Dundalk 2-0 at Turners Cross – but while Stephen Kenny’s Lilywhites lost the sprint, they still won the marathon in the form of a third consecutive Premier Division title. In …

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Cork City Launch New Home Kit For 2017 Season

Cork City have become the latest club to unveil a new home kit for the 2017 League of Ireland season. As usual, the kit will be green in colour, and the club has decided to move away from the white vertical stripe from the 2015/16 kit. Instead, City will wear a kit with a different shade of green on the …

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