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Vinny Perth Disappointed By FAI’s Approach For Dundalk Coach

Dundalk manager Vinny Perth has confirmed that the FAI have made an approach for Lilywhites assistant coach Ruaidhri Higgins. Higgins has been Perth’s assistant at Dundalk for the last year and a half however he now looks set to link up with former manager Stephen Kenny as he takes up the senior job at Ireland. The FAI’s approach for Higgins …

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Dundalk Snap-Up Former Tottenham Academy Product Nathan Oduwa

League of Ireland champions Dundalk have announced the signing of former Tottenham academy product and Rangers winger Nathan Oduwa. The 24-year-old began his career at White Hart Lane but never played for the Tottenham first team, going out on loan to the likes of Luton Town, Peterborough as well as a spell in the Scottish Championship with Rangers where he …

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Dundalk Midfielder Scores Puskas Contender Against Shamrock Rovers

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On Friday night at Tallaght Stadium, Jordan Flores scored one of the best goals you’ll see this season. The Dundalk midfielder equalised for Dundalk with a strike that Paul Scholes or Zinedine Zidane would have been proud of, scoring a jaw-dropping volley from the edge of the penalty area. It's half-time in Tallaght and the sides are locked at one …

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Dundalk Manager Does Not Deny Trying To Sign Troy Parrott

Troy Parrott continues to be linked with a move away from Tottenham Hotspur, despite signing a new contract a couple of weeks ago. The Ireland striker has impressed with his performances at youth level with Spurs, scoring six goals in four games in the UEFA Youth League this season. Parrott was handed a Premier League debut on the back of …

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Five New Signings To Watch Ahead Of New League Of Ireland Season

With the new League of Ireland season kicking off on Friday evening, we take a look at five signings who could have a huge impact at their new clubs this campaign. _____ 1) Darragh Leahy (Dundalk) No stranger to the league, Dundalk’s signing of Irish U21 fullback Darragh Leahy from Bohemians was considered a major coup in the off-season. Despite …

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Shamrock Rovers Win Shootout To Claim First FAI Cup In 32 Years

Shamrock Rovers defeated Dundalk on penalties to win their first FAI Cup in 32 years, as Gary O’Neill’s winning spot-kick proved decisive in the shootout. The game began with Rovers in the ascendancy and getting the better of the ball, Jack Byrne especially finding his range of passing early, with the absence of Dundalk’s Chris Shields allowing the Irish international …

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Dundalk & Shamrock Rovers Dominate PFAI Team Of The Year

Five Dundalk players have been named in the PFAI Team of the Year. The League of Ireland Premier Division champions make up the majority of the team, which is voted for by their fellow players. There are four Shamrock Rovers in the side. Sean Gannon, Chris Shields, Patrick Hoban, Sean Hoare and Michael Duffy are the Dundalk players in the …

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Double The Delight For Dundalk’s Michael Duffy

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Dundalk qualified for the second round of the UEFA Champions League last night after a dramatic penalty shootout win over Latvian side, Riga.  It was a great win for the League of Ireland champions who had to do it the hard way minus their talisman, Michael Duffy. Duffy had hoped to be involved in the dramatic 4-3 penalty shootout win …

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“Jose Just Rang” – Dundalk Boss Reveals Mourinho Call Following CL Win

Dundalk manager Vinnie Perth revealed that Jose Mourinho congratulated the Lilywhites following their Champions League victory in Riga last night. The Airtricity League Champions defeated Riga on penalties on Wednesday night to advance to the second round of the qualifiers with a tie against Qarabag of Azerbaijan the prize following their win. According to a report in the Irish Independent, …

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Bohs Host Shelbourne In Pick Of Ties In FAI Cup First Round Draw

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The FAI Cup first round draw took place this evening with Bohemians set to host Shelbourne at Dalymount Park.  Meanwhile, Dundalk will begin their title defence with a trip to St Colman’s Park to take on Cobh Ramblers while last year’s finalists, Cork City, have been drawn to face Cabinteely. Finn Harps must travel to face Shamrock Rovers while St …

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McCarthy Admits He’s Keeping An Eye On Dundalk Hitman Pat Hoban

Irish manager Mick McCarthy has admitted that he will be keeping an eye on Dundalk striker Pat Hoban after he became the Lilywhites’ record goalscorer in their victory over Shamrock Rovers. Hoban scored his seventh goal of the season as Dundalk beat their title rivals at Oriel Park and the 27-year old became Dundalk’s record goalscorer in the process, surpassing …

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