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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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Jack Byrne Scored Two Stunning Long-Range Goals For Shamrock Rovers In Win Over Waterford

Jack Byrne scored an impressive brace on Monday night against Waterford. The Shamrock Rovers midfielder has been one of the standout players in the League of Ireland this season and was named in Mick McCarthy’s provisional Republic of Ireland squad last week. On Monday night at the RSC in Waterford, Byrne showed why with two stunning strikes from distance. His …

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Trevor Clarke Signs For Rotherham, Suffers Injury Just Before Official Announcement

Rotherham United have confirmed the signing of Ireland U21 international Trevor Clarke from Shamrock Rovers on a three-year deal. Clarke, who made 97 appearances for Rovers’ first-team, was officially announced on Monday but a deal had reportedly been finalised over the weekend. The 21-year old had been involved with the Millers’ squad on Saturday although he did not feature however …

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Mick McCarthy Explains How Jack Byrne Can Get Into Irish Team

Jack Byrne

For the second week in a row, Jack Byrne has played an instrumental role in Shamrock Rovers’ European journey.  The 23-year-old Dubliner was excellent from set-pieces as his deliveries caused Apollon Limassol all sorts of problems in Thursday night’s 2-1 victory in the Europa League second round first leg at Tallaght Stadium. This followed on from last week’s European performance …

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10 Years On: When Tallaght Stadium Welcomed Real Newboy Ronaldo

10 years ago today, Cristiano Ronaldo donned the famous white of Real Madrid for the first time following his then world record £80 million move from Manchester United. One of the finest players of this generation, the Portuguese phenom would go on to spend nine incredible seasons at the Bernabeu scoring 450 goals in just 438 games, winning four Champions …

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Bohs Host Shelbourne In Pick Of Ties In FAI Cup First Round Draw

FAI Cup draw

The FAI Cup first round draw took place this evening with Bohemians set to host Shelbourne at Dalymount Park.  Meanwhile, Dundalk will begin their title defence with a trip to St Colman’s Park to take on Cobh Ramblers while last year’s finalists, Cork City, have been drawn to face Cabinteely. Finn Harps must travel to face Shamrock Rovers while St …

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