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Shamrock Rovers Players Agree On 25% Pay Cut

Shamrock Rovers have announced that all players have taken a 25 per cent pay cut to help cope with the financial strain caused by the COVID-19 shutdown. The Hoops, like all League of Ireland clubs, are reliant on matchday income to sustain themselves financially. And with the suspension of sport, they, like all clubs, have been put in a difficult …

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Graham Burke On Return To Shamrock Rovers & Ireland Prospects

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As far as first home games of the season go, they don’t come much more impressive than Shamrock Rovers striker Graham Burke’s five-goal haul against Cork City at Tallaght Stadium. The 26-year-old was on fire as he found the net for fun against the Leesiders helping Rovers to an emphatic 6-0 win for their second victory of the season. What’s …

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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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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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Dublin Derby Opener Pick Of The Ties As LOI Fixtures Released

A Dublin derby between Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers will kick-off this season’s SSE Airtricity Premier Division campaign on February 14th 2020. The full season schedule was released on Friday afternoon with Bohs vs Rovers at Dalymount Park a mouthwatering way to kick-off proceedings in 2020. Champions Dundalk begin the defence of their title against Derry City at Oriel Park, while …

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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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Shamrock Rovers Defender Roberto Lopes Called Up To Cape Verde Squad

Shamrock Rovers defender Roberto Lopes has been called up the Cape Verde squad. Lopes was born in Dublin and represented Ireland at underage level. He qualifies for Cape Verde through his father. The 27-year-old central defender, who has been an ever-present for Rovers this season, will be part of the West African nation’s squad for upcoming games against Togo and …

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