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LOI Corner: Top Talking Points

This week on Pundit Arena Stephen Walsh will be starting a weekly column on the four main bits of news that have surfaced from the weekend’s League of Ireland Premier Division. Topics discussed this week include “European distractions”, “Relegation dogfight”, “Free scoring candystripes” and lastly the “Title fight”. _____ European distractions Competing in Europe gives a lot of positivity to the …

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Three Conclusions From League of Ireland Gameweek 18

Conor Hayes is here to discuss the main talking points from Gameweek 18 in the League of Ireland. 1. League of Ireland Clubs Do Well In Europe League of Ireland clubs emerged with two wins and an away draw from their three outings in the Europa League last week. It’s nice to be able to write that. Our clubs have …

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League Of Ireland Roundup: Rovers Leapfrog St. Pats

After considerable success in Europe midweek, the Airtricity League clubs returned to domestic action at the weekend, where the biggest result saw Shamrock Rovers overcome St. Pats 2-1 at Tallaght Stadium to further condense the battle at the top. Just four points separate the top four. Dean Kelly gave the hosts the lead after just two minutes, before the league’s …

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League of Ireland – How The Top Six Have Done So Far

With the League of Ireland taking a back seat to the world’s biggest footballing event for the past two weeks the league kickstarted again last Friday night, hotting up the battle for title honours and European spots. Here’s a look at how each side in the top six of the Premier Division is doing this year.  _____ Dundalk Dundalk have progressed …

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League of Ireland Premier Division: Mid-Season Report

With the second half of the season getting underway on Friday night it’s the perfect time to take stock of each team in the league and see if, at the halfway stage, the clubs have lived up to their pre-season expectations. The marks given at the end of each team’s section is relative to those expectations. Athlone Town Position: 12th …

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Airtricity League Round-Up: Rovers Top After Pats Slip Up

Shamrock Rovers moved to the top of the Airtricity Premier Division for the first time this season with a 1-0 win over Athlone Town on Saturday evening after St. Pats dropped points at UCD on Friday. Rovers returned to domestic duty following their midweek friendly defeat to Liverpool and limped over the line at home to bottom club Athlone. A …

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Airtricity League round-up: Dundalk thump Cork to go top

A number of the title contenders clashed in the Airtricity Premier Division this weekend as the first round of fixtures came to a close. Dundalk returned to the top with an impressive 4-0 victory over second placed Cork City while Sligo and St Pats played out an entertaining 2-2 draw on Saturday night. The eagerly anticipated meeting of the top …

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