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Top 50 League Of Ireland Performances In Europe: 50-41

While Irish interest in European competition has ended for another season, Pundit Arena looks back at the 50 best performances from League of Ireland clubs in Europe, starting with numbers 50 to 41. ______ 50. Juventus 1-0 SHAMROCK ROVERS, Europa League, 2010/11 One of just four defeats to feature in our top 50, we feel this result more than warrants its place, considering …

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Europa League: Rovers & UCD Advance While Pat’s & Cork Bow Out

UCD join Shamrock Rovers in the second round of the Europa League qualifiers while St. Patrick’s Athletic and Cork City crash out after disappointing losses to Skonto FC and KR Reykjavik, respectively.  Rovers were the first Irish side to book a place in the second round after a comprehensive 3-0 win at home over Luxembourg’s Progres Niederkorn, and the Hoops are now joined …

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The European Task For Irish Clubs

The draws for the first and second qualifying rounds of both the 2015/16 Champions League and Europa League competitions took place in Nyon, Switzerland earlier on Monday. There was a large Irish interest in the draw, with a total of five Airtricity League clubs involved in the draws – a record for the league. Reigning champions and current league leaders …

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UCD Set To Feature In The Europa League

UCD will feature in this summer’s Europa League qualifying phase, subject to licensing, after Ireland, England and the Netherlands were awarded an extra place for topping the Fair Play rankings. Following on from initial reports in January that Ireland were top of the Fair Play rankings, we have since moved down to third but it sill means the Students will …

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UCD Fail To Make Dominance Pay Against Cobh Ramblers

There was a carnival atmosphere around Belfield as Cobh Ramblers made the journey to College on the last day of term. UCD kicked off in the spring sunshine on the back of a fine run of form. Ninety rain-soaked minutes later, the carnival atmosphere has dissipated, as Cobh grabbed a point they scarcely deserved.   UCD dominated the early exchanges, …

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This Weekend’s League Of Ireland Suspensions Announced

The Football Association of Ireland have today confirmed the officials and players who are to serve suspensions for this weekend’s games. Automatic suspension in next SSE Airtricity League match Mark Langtry of UCD misses the Students’ tie with Shelbourne on Friday night. First team competitive match as and from Monday, March 9th Shamrock Rovers’ Gavin Brennan has one more game …

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Cabinteely Grab Late Winner Against UCD

Eavan Whelan was the hero as Cabinteely produced a last gasp win at the UCD Bowl. His 87th minute penalty save proved to be the inspiration his side needed as a late flourish won the tie for the visitors.   Cabinteely, without the ball for large periods of the game struck in the 93rd minute through Shane O’Neill to continue …

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League Of Ireland First Division Roundup: Week One

After a lengthy off-season, the opening weekend of this year’s SSE Airticity League First Division kicked-off with a bang. Here David Pheasey reviews all of Friday & Saturday’s action. With a full round of fixtures played on Friday and Saturday night, UCD and Cabinteely lead after impressive wins over Cobh Ramblers and Wexford Youths respectively, while Waterford, Athlone, Shelbourne and Finn …

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Students Teach Cobh A Harsh Lesson In 3-0 Win

UCD enjoyed a fantastic start to life in the First Division on Saturday, winning 3-0 away to Cobh Ramblers. Goals from a trio of debutants, Gary O’Neill, Gary Swan and Jamie Doyle, earned the visitors the win in terrible conditions at St. Colman’s Park. On wet and windy night on the south coast, Ramblers had a penalty claim turned away …

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LOI Season Ticket Prices 2015: First Division Teams

Following our review of all the Premier Division season ticket prices for 2015, we now bring you a comprehensive list of all eight First Division sides’ prices for the forthcoming campaign.  The variety in First Division clubs’ price plans is much more restrained than their Premier Division counterparts, however there are some fantastic offers available, particularly for younger supporters. The average price …

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Breaking: League Of Ireland First Division Fixtures 2015

2015’s League of Ireland First Division fixture list has been announced. Eight sides will compete once again for the coveted title. Newly-relegated side, UCD AFC will have to travel to face Cobh at St. Coleman’s Park in their opening tie on the 6th of March. Athlone Town who went down automatically must play Waterford United away in their opening clash. Having been …

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Possible European Erasmus For The Students

UCD could be playing European football this season, after it was announced that the Republic of Ireland tops the UEFA Respect Fair Play League standings, ahead of The Netherlands and England. Should Ireland still be top of the standings on April 30th, and hold a ranking above 8.0, it will be one of three countries to recieve an extra place …

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