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Liam Miller: A Boy From Cork Who Got To Live The Dream

Take a stroll down Cork’s main thoroughfare, St. Patrick’s Street, on a Saturday afternoon and the footballing attire you’re most likely to see is that of Celtic and Manchester United, with Liverpool, Chelsea and a couple of other cross-channel giants on display too. Growing up in Cork this sense of connection to places, and football clubs, hundreds of miles away …

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2018 Season Preview: Can Dundalk Bring The Title Back To Oriel Park?

I​n the latest of our 2018 League of Ireland Premier Division previews, we take a look at last season’s runners-up, Dundalk. After three seasons of league dominance, Stephen Kenny’s Lilywhites finally relinquished control in 2017. A similar fate befell them in the FAI Cup final wherein they lost to Cork City for the second year running, and while they did …

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Done Deal: Promising League Of Ireland Forward Completes Championship Move

Limerick , Ireland - 22 September 2017; Chiedozie Ogbene of Limerick during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Limerick FC and Cork City at Markets Fields in Limerick. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Brentford have officially completed the signing of forward Chiedozie Ogbene from Limerick. The 20-year-old had been on trial with the Championship side earlier this month, and suitably impressed Bees’ manager Dean Smith to be offered a three-and-a-half year deal with the club. ✍️ INCOMING: Welcome, @EdozieOgbene @LimerickFCie forward signs for #BrentfordFC. pic.twitter.com/NapD2y4WI9 — Brentford FC (@BrentfordFC) January 30, 2018 Smith …

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In Pictures: Some Of The Biggest Football Stories Of 2017

2017 saw another packed year in the football calendar, with any number of records broken and Ireland’s World Cup hopes torn apart at the Aviva. The Champions League was retained for the first time in its current format, the transfer record was shattered and Lionel Messi’s ongoing battle with Cristiano Ronaldo to be crowned the best player ever continued. At …

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