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Pundit Arena League Of Ireland Team Of The Month: February 2018

The SSE Airtricity League came roaring back into life last month, with three Premier Division (and one First Division) fixtures taking place. Last season’s champions Cork City have already set the pace with three wins from three, while rivals Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers have taken a bit more time to get going. Newly-promoted Waterford, meanwhile, have taken six points from …

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Large Attendances Show League Of Ireland Is Winning Fans Over

The League of Ireland returned with a bang last week, as Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers played out a cracker in front of a full house at Dalymount and a national audience live on RTÉ. The levels of enthusiasm surrounding the first round of games was always going to be difficult to maintain, but on Friday evening there were numbers to suggest …

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Shamrock Rovers V Dundalk Is Already A Clash That Neither Dare Lose

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Semi-Final Replay, Tallaght Stadium, Dublin 10/10/2017 Shamrock Rovers vs Dundalk Shamrock Rovers Lee Grace with Stephen O'Donnell of Dundalk

An early clash between two title challengers is always a big occasion, but for Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk, it’s already starting to feel like more than that. With both sides dropping points in their respective season-opening clashes last week, what happens in Tallaght on Friday night will have a massive bearing on, certainly the immediate outlook for either if not …

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Five Things We Learned From The League Of Ireland Opening Weekend

League of Ireland Week 1

The return of the SSE Aitrticity League Premier Division this weekend saw no end of drama in the five opening matches. On the opening night, defending champions Cork City threw away a two-goal lead before winning late on at St. Pat’s, Bohemians stunned Shamrock Rovers with three goals in ten second half minutes to win the Dublin derby, newly-promoted Waterford …

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League of Ireland 2018: Pundit Arena Writers’ Season Predictions

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Turner's Cross, Cork 27/10/2017 Cork City vs Bray Wanderers Cork City players celebrate with the trophy

The SSE Airtricty League roars back into life on Friday night as the first round of Premier and First Division fixtures get underway. After a season that saw Cork City end their twelve-year wait for a league title, three teams suffer the heartbreak of relegation and an endless amount of drama and brilliant goals, anticipation is high that the 2018 …

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