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The Main Talking Points Ahead Of Tonight’s Crucial Dublin Derby

Shamrock Rovers host rivals Bohemians tonight in one of the most highly anticipated Dublin derbies in recent memory. The pair currently sit first and second in the Airtricity League Premier Division with Rovers looking to clinch their ninth win on the spin at Tallaght Stadium tonight. Bohemians have already defeated the Hoops this campaign and have had their number over …

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What We Learned From LOI As Stalemates Dominate & Drennan Delivers

A relatively quick turnaround from Monday night, Friday saw another full fixture of League of Ireland action with five games in the Airtricity League. Unquestionably the least exciting gameweek of the four that have occurred so far, last night saw three scoreless draws with Sligo Rovers the only side in the division to pick up three points. With that in mind …

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What We Learned From The First Weekend Of League Of Ireland Action

The Airtricity Premier Division returned with a bang last night, with all ten teams in action across five Friday night games. There was late drama, impressive newcomers and struggling champions as fans around the country breathed a collective sigh of relief knowing that football was finally back. After the first week of fixtures Pundit Arena takes a look at what …

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Back To Business: The Major Talking Points Ahead Of New LOI Season

After what felt like an endless offseason, the Airtricity League Premier Division finally returns on Friday night with a host of eye-catching fixtures to kick-off the new campaign. Last season’s champions Dundalk will be looking to prove they can retain their crown in Stephen Kenny’s absence while a host of clubs look as though they may be geared up for …

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Bazunu Set To Join Up With City Ahead Of LOI Season

Gavin Bazunu

Republic of Ireland underage star, Gavin Bazunu, is unlikely to feature for Shamrock Rovers this season as he prepares to move to Manchester City in the coming weeks, according to reports. The Premier League champions signed the 16-year-old in October for a fee in the region of €500,000 but was to remain with the League of Ireland club until he …

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Shamrock Rovers Confirm Damien Duff Departure To Celtic

Celtic Damien Duff Shamrock Rovers

Shamrock Rovers have confirmed that Damien Duff has taken up a new role with Scottish side Celtic as he departs the role of coach of the Dublin club’s U15s side.  Duff’s potential move to the Scottish giants has been long mooted and the 39-year-old confirmed himself in November that he was in talks with the club about a potential coaching …

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Michael O’Connor Confirms He Will Switch Allegiance To Northern Ireland

michael oconnor northern ireland

Michael O’Connor has announced his intention to switch allegiance from the Republic of Ireland to Northern Ireland.  The former Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers striker is currently plying his trade at Linfield represented the Republic of Ireland at under-19 level where he scored in a win over Austria back in 2016. Many are surprised by O’Connor’s intentions given that his former …

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Shamrock Rovers Snap Up Former Manchester City Prospect Jack Byrne

Shamrock Rovers have completed the signing of former Manchester City and Blackburn midfielder Jack Byrne, after the 22-year old was released by Scottish side Klimarnock. Byrne who was once considered one of Manchester City’s brightest young talents, impressed during a loan spell in Holland but struggled to nail down a club in England before eventually finding his way to Kilmarnock. …

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Report: 16-Year-Old Gavin Bazunu Seals Mega Man City Move

SSE Aitrtricity League Premier Division, Turner's Cross, Cork 6/7/2018 Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers Rovers goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu celebrates after the game

Manchester City have reportedly completed a deal to sign hotly-tipped Irish goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu for a fee of €400,000. What a move this could be for the young goalkeeper! Bazunu managed to garner quite a bit of attention on the back of some fantastic performances in for Shamrock Rovers, performances that saw him clinch the league’s Player of the Month award for …

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Tottenham Lodge €200,000 Bid For Shamrock Rovers Goalkeeper

Tottenham Hotspurs have tabled a €200,000 bid for Shamrock Rovers teenage goalkeeper, Gavin Bazunu, according to a report in the Irish Independent.  According to the paper, the deal would see the 16-year-old remain with Rovers until after his Leaving Cert as he is one of three players that the club is covering school fees for at Ashfield College in Dundrum. Bazunu …

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