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Top 5 League Of Ireland Managers In The Modern Era

In the last ten years or so there have been many enthralling title races and cup runs in the League of Ireland. Here, Rob Lyons looks at the standout managers who have shaped some of the most exhilarating seasons at the highest level of Irish football.  _____ No. 5 – Damien Richardson (Currently Drogheda United; formerly Gillingham, Cobh Ramblers, Shelbourne, Shamrock Rovers & Cork City). …

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Match Report – UCD 0-2 Dundalk

It was back to the reality of a league title run in for Dundalk on Friday night and they came through unscathed in what was a good performance at The UCD Bowl. A goal from Richie Towell and Pa Hoban either side of half time settled matters to keep The Town three points clear at the top of the SSE Airtricity League …

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Dundalk & Cork City: League Of Ireland Run In

As the League of Ireland Premier Division title race hots up, Rob Lyons discusses the intricacies of the remaining fixtures that Cork City and Dundalk must contend with going into the home straight, including a potential league title showdown between the two sides at Oriel Park on the last day of the season. As the situation stands Dundalk are on 63 points with …

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League Of Ireland Clubs Receive Boost from UEFA

Four League of Ireland clubs received a welcome boost yesterday from UEFA when it was announced that they would receive a portion of the €21,134 million collected from clubs due to Financial Fair Play restrictions. Nine clubs including Manchester City, Paris Saint Germain and Zenith Saint Petersburg were fined for their non-compliance this season with the Financial Fair Play regulations. …

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FAI Cup Replay – Dundalk Vs Shamrock Rovers Preview

Brendan Shiels previews the clash between Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers as they head into their FAI Cup quarter-final replay tonight. Oriel Park is the venue as the Lilywhites and the Hoops both aim to book a place in the semi-finals. It will be the second of four occasions the two sides will meet in the months of September and October with …

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Five League Of Ireland Players Who Should Get A Call Up

Inspired by an article on how ignorance towards the League of Ireland when choosing players for Ireland’s international side is wrong, Rob Lyons explores the possibility of today’s crop of players making it into the current Irish international set up. Here are five players who could make the step up to international football. 1. Richie Towell – Dundalk Known as much …

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Three Conclusions From League Of Ireland Gameweek 27

In the fallout of League of Ireland Gameweek 27 there has been goals, drama and heartache from all across the country. Conor Hayes discusses the main issues of the past week. _____ 1. Cork Refuse To Go Quietly It’s happened twice now. On two occasions the title race looked dead and buried and both times Cork City somehow claimed vital late winners at …

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PA Preview: St. Pats vs Dundalk (7.05pm)

St Patrick’s Athletic and Dundalk go head to head tonight in a massive game at Richmond Park. Peter Boyne previews the clash between the Premier Division holders and the apparent heirs to the throne. This week in the SSE Airtricity League, can be seen as quite a pivotal one. In last year’s renewal of this fixture, St Pats beat Dundalk …

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Dundalk The Victims In UEFA’s Den Of Inconsistency

Eoin Hallissey discusses the controversial UEFA fine handed to Dundalk FC after their supporters waved Palestine flags during a recent Europa League match. Dundalk FC has been fined €18,000 by the UEFA Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Committee in relation to Article 16 (2) of their Disciplinary Rules (relating to flags that have been deemed by UEFA to be inappropriate) and Article 45 …

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