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Mark Kinsella Backs Kenny Cunningham For Irish Coaching Role

Mark Kinsella has backed his former international teammate Kenny Cunningham for a position in the next Ireland manager’s backroom staff. Yesterday, we brought you reports claiming that Mick McCarthy was in the pole position to succeed Martin O’Neill as Irish manager along with further reports linking both Kenny Cunningham and Robbie Keane with positions on his coaching ticket. Speaking to 2FM’s Game On …

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Pete Mahon Confirmed As Drogheda United Manager

Drogheda United have today announced that Pete Mahon has been appointed the new manager of the Louth side, who were relegated to the First Division on the last day of the season. He will be joined by John Gill, who will serve as assistant manager and Mark Kinsella who stays on at the club as a first team coach. Mahon …

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Pete Mahon Set For Drogheda Job In 2016

Pete Mahon - Drogheda United manager.

Pete Mahon will be announced as Drogheda United manager for the 2016 season sometime this week, with Mark Kinsella as his assistant, according to the print edition of the Drogheda Independent. Drogheda United chairman Fiachra Kierans was speaking to the paper on Tuesday morning and all but confirmed that the appointment will happen, as he spoke about how Mahon and …

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Drogheda Look To Secure Play-Off Spot As They Face Shamrock Rovers

Drogheda United travel to Tallaght Stadium to take on Shamrock Rovers in the final game of the season, with the Boynesiders knowing they must match or better Limerick’s result against Sligo if they are to secure a promotion/relegation play-off spot. Pat Fenlon’s Shamrock Rovers go into the last game of the season sitting third in the league, knowing there is …

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Dundalk Face Drogheda In Final Louth Derby Of The Season

Drogheda United make the short trip to Dundalk for the final Louth derby of the season as they look to get a shock result against the league leaders in their fight to stay in the Premier Division. Dundalk come into this game off the back of an impressive 4-0 victory against Sligo Rovers in the FAI Cup quarter-final last week. …

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Battle For Survival Goes On As Derry Host Struggling Drogheda

Drogheda United, now under the management of former Republic of Ireland international Mark Kinsella, travel to the Brandywell for the second time in 15 days to take on Peter Hutton’s Derry City. City will be hoping for a repeat of the result from when these sides faced each other at the Brandywell just over two weeks ago in the FAI Cup. The …

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Johnny McDonnell Departs Drogheda United

Drogheda United today announced that Johnny McDonnell has departed the club by mutual consent. The announcement comes just two days after a 4-1 defeat to bottom of the table Limerick, a result which has left the Boynesiders sitting in the relegation play-off spot, just four points clear of the side that beat them on Friday night. Drogheda are without a …

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Drogheda Appoint Pete Mahon As Assistant Manager

Pete Mahon - Drogheda United manager.

Drogheda United have announced the appointment of Pete Mahon as assistant manager at the Louth club.  Having previously declared that former Irish international Mark Kinsella would be right hand man to Johnny McDonnell, Drogs have confirmed that Mahon will take up this position, however Kinsella will continue as part of the Drogheda coaching staff. Mahon comes into the role with …

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Republic of Ireland vs USA: Previous Encounters

USA are favourites on paper to win this Tuesday’s friendly with Ireland in the AVIVA stadium, sitting 38 places higher in the FIFA World Rankings and achieving an impressive last 16 finish in the World Cup. This will be Martin O’Neill’s last chance to experiment before the important qualifier at home to Poland next June. We look at the five …

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