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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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EA Sports Cup Final: A Shamrock Rovers/Dundalk Combined XI

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Oriel Park, Dundalk, Co. Louth 23/7/2017 Dundalk vs Shamrock Rovers Dundalk's Robbie Benson with Brandon Miele of Rovers

Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk do battle in Tallaght this weekend looking to take home the first major silverware of the season in the form of the EA Sports Cup. The two sides come into this clash very much in form – both with seven wins in a row behind them – and with the league definitely beyond one and just …

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Stephen Kenny Hoping Daryl Horgan And Andy Boyle Can Both Earn Ireland Call-Ups

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny is hoping that former lilywhites Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle can both earn Ireland call ups following the duo’s selection to Martin O’Neill’s squad for the World Cup qualifier with Austria in November. Horgan and Boyle were both selected for O’Neill’s 28 man squad against Austria with Horgan named on the bench for the game in Vienna, …

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Ronan Finn In Awe Of Damien Duff And His ‘Phenomenal’ Work Ethic

A lot has changed for Ronan Finn since he was last at Shamrock Rovers. In his two year spell with Stephen Kenny’s wildly successful Dundalk side, Finn has won two League of Ireland titles, one FAI Cup and the only League of Ireland Player of the Month award of his 11 year career. The Dubliner has blossomed playing alongside the likes of Richie …

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Exclusive: Dundalk’s Fitness Coach On What Sets The Lilywhites Apart

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Oriel Park, Dundalk 23/10/2016 Dundalk vs Bohemians Dundalk's Graham Byrne and manager Stephen Kenny celebrate winning the league after the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

The 8th of December 2016 signalled the end of a gruelling season for Dundalk. Ten months and 52 games later they again established themselves as the dominant side in Irish football after a phenomenal year. The Lilywhites successfully defended their league title, making it three in a row – only the third team to ever do so. There were question marks over …

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Shamrock Rovers 2-2 Dundalk: Red Cards, Penalties & Controversy

Friday night proved to possess arguably the most exciting game of the season so far. There were goals, red cards, penalties and controversial decisions on offer in a huge game at Tallaght Stadium between Shamrock Rovers and champions Dundalk. Shamrock Rovers vs Dundalk turned out to be arguably the game of the season so far with no shortage of drama …

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Shamrock Rovers v Dundalk Preview

Shamrock Rovers host league leaders Dundalk in what promises to be a mouth-watering tie as both teams will be hoping to dent their rivals quest in winning the league title come October.   Stephen Kenny returns to the club who he briefly managed in 2012, before being abruptly sacked for poor results as the Hoops struggled in transition without former …

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The Top 5 Off-Season Signings In The LOI Premier Division

This year’s Premier Division is set to be one of the most entertaining in recent times, with an abundance of talent now at the highest level. Here we’ve selected five of the key signings made during the off-season, and to keep selection even across the league we’ve decided to pick players from five different clubs. 5. Ronan Finn (Shamrock Rovers …

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Ronan Finn Signs For Dundalk

Shamrock Rovers midfielder Ronan Finn has signed for Premier Division champions Dundalk FC today, according to the club’s official website. The 26-year-old midfielder has decided to link up with his former boss Stephen Kenny after parting ways with the Hoops. Speaking to dundalkfc.com after signing for the club, the former Hoop was pleased to finally get the deal done and pointed to his relationship …

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FAI Cup: Shamrock Rovers 1-1 Derry City

A late Rory Patterson header was enough to force a replay at The Brandywell on Tuesday night as Derry City battled back from a Dean Kelly strike on the 78th minute. The visitors started the brighter as Michael Duffy forced an excellent save from Barry Murphy, the keeper palming over a rasping shot from outside the area. Rovers nearly went …

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