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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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Pundit Arena League Of Ireland Team Of The Month: March 2018

LOI POTM March 18

March in the League of Ireland Premier Division saw the weather disrupt the calendar, and Dundalk lay down a marker to Cork City at Oriel Park. Waterford maintained their strong early season form with a fine win against Shamrock Rovers, while at the other end, Bray Wanderers’ woes continued as they struggled for form. But who stood out from the rest …

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Shamrock Rovers V Dundalk Is Already A Clash That Neither Dare Lose

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Semi-Final Replay, Tallaght Stadium, Dublin 10/10/2017 Shamrock Rovers vs Dundalk Shamrock Rovers Lee Grace with Stephen O'Donnell of Dundalk

An early clash between two title challengers is always a big occasion, but for Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk, it’s already starting to feel like more than that. With both sides dropping points in their respective season-opening clashes last week, what happens in Tallaght on Friday night will have a massive bearing on, certainly the immediate outlook for either if not …

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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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Nominees Announced For FAI International Football Awards

The FAI have today announced the nominees for this year’s ‘Three’ FAI International Football Awards. The nominees selected ahead of the event, which takes place on the 22nd of March and will be broadcast from RTÉ studios, were picked by a panel from the Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland. In the SSE Airtricity League Player of the Year section ex-Dundalk …

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5 Most Noteworthy LOI Transfers Of 2014

2014 was a season in which the standard of the football across the league improved. This raked up interest in players from not only within the domestic league but also across the Irish sea with British sides taking an interest in some of the League of Ireland’s hottest talents. Here we take a look at five of the most talked about transfers which have …

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Ex-Dundalk Striker Pat Hoban Out Injured Until February

Newly-signed Oxford United and former Dundalk FC player Patrick Hoban could be sidelined until late February after damaging ankle ligaments in training with his new club. The 23-year-old striker joined the club on a free transfer from Dundalk last month but was not eligible to play for Oxford until January 1st. Oxford Manager Michael Appleton told the club website: “We …

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