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Derry City Legend Farren: A Humble Man Whose Legacy Won’t Be Soon Forgotten

Brian Strahan looks back at the career of one of the greatest League of Ireland strikers of all time, Mark Farren, following his passing on Wednesday.  The 2006 League of Ireland came right down to the final day. The quartet that had broken comfortably away from the remaining teams consisted of Shelbourne, Derry City, Drogheda United and Cork City.  Cork City’s visit to …

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Martin O’Neill To Lead LOI XI In Support Of Mark Farren

Following on from the huge support ex-Derry City striker Mark Farren has received through donations as well as last night’s game between a Derry XI and a Glenavon XI, news is spreading today that an Irish League XI are to play a League of Ireland XI at the Brandywell.  A huge sum of money was raised last night at the …

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The Setanta Sports Cup: Is It Worth It Anymore?

With the news that the draw for the quarter-finals of the Setanta Sports Cup – which was due to take place today – has been postponed question marks surround the positives of staging the tournament at all. According to the BBC, the reasoning behind the postponement is said to surround fixture scheduling problems. Linfield have pulled out of the competition …

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Tiarnan Mulvenna Returns To Drogheda United

Tiarnan Mulvenna has returned to Drogheda United having most recently featured with Cliftonville.  The 26-year-old frontman returns to the League of Ireland where he last lined-out in 2013 with Drogheda’s Louth rivals Dundalk. His signing comes following the announcement last week that the Louth club have signed Joe Gorman from Bray Wanderers. Drogheda United are delighted to announce the signing of Tiarnan Mulvenna …

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