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#Football League

# football-league - Sunday 14 May, 2017

The eco-warrior millionaire, his vegan club and historic Football League promotion

It’s been quite the journey for Dale Vince and his Forest Green Rovers side.

# football-league - Monday 20 March, 2017

Three Irish players named in League Two TOTY and Hoolahan up for EFL goal of the year

David Forde, Enda Stevens and Graham Carey have all had fine seasons.

# football-league - Monday 20 February, 2017

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle moved a step closer to a Premier League return tonight

Newcastle United swiftly to top spot and piled further misery on Aston Villa.

# football-league - Saturday 7 January, 2017

'China can become world's top football league'

The country has made headlines in recent weeks thanks to jaw-dropping megabucks moves for Argentina striker Carlos Tevez and Brazil playmaker Oscar.

# football-league - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Football League rules out possibility of incorporating the Old Firm or Premier League 'B' teams

Celtic and Rangers, as well as Premier League ‘B’ teams, will not be included in changes to the English league pyramid, the EFL has confirmed.

# football-league - Monday 29 August, 2016

Celtic and Rangers could join revamped English Football League

The changes would take effect from 2019.

# football-league - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Watch: Chris Forrester's super strike and all the other Irish goals from the Football League

There were Irish goalscorers in all three divisions.

# football-league - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Back with a bang! Hoolahan, Hourihane, Stokes and Forrester among the Irish scorers today

Plus, the best of the rest from the Championship, League One and League Two.

Chris Forrester and 11 other Irish players that could shine in League One this season

The new League One season starts later this afternoon.

# football-league - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Man United, Arsenal and Liverpool reject invite to field teams in revamped EFL Trophy

Six Premier League clubs turned down the chance to partake in the competition.

# football-league - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Newcastle will begin their season on a Friday for the first time in the club's history

The fixtures for the new Football League season were announced this morning.

# football-league - Monday 18 April, 2016

Ireland's Alan Judge makes Football League Team of the Season

Burnley’s Joey Barton and Andre Gray were also among the in-form players recognised.

# football-league - Saturday 7 November, 2015

James McClean a lone wolf in face of poppy pressure

The Ireland international has remained steadfast in his position, despite annual episodes of abuse.

# football-league - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Quiz: Can you match the Irish player with his Football League club?

Put your knowledge to the test.

# football-league - Monday 17 August, 2015

Ireland goalkeeper an injury worry after being taken to hospital with bruised kidney

Meanwhile, Chris Hughton’s Brighton sit top of the Championship as the only club in the division with a 100% record.

# football-league - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

20 Irish players to watch out for in the Football League this season

We’ve picked out a select few who we feel will make an impression throughout the course of the year.

# football-league - Sunday 2 August, 2015

‘I got stuck in a rut at Aston Villa but now it’s a new season, a new club and a fresh start’

We look ahead to the Football League season with Portsmouth’s Enda Stevens.

# football-league - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Bristol Rovers’ manager does ‘a Van Gaal’ just before Conference play-off penalty shootout

The tactic worked a treat as Darrell Clarke’s side beat Grimsby to return to the Football League.

# football-league - Monday 1 December, 2014

After sacking three managers this year, Leeds owner Massimo Cellino may be forced to quit

The controversial Italian has failed the Football League’s Owners’ and Directors’ Test.

# football-league - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Let the best stay but get rid of mediocre foreigners – FA chief

The FA has announced proposals to cut the number of players from outside the European Union.

# football-league - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Bristol Rovers manager reduced to tears after their relegation from the Football League

Pirate boss Darrell Clarke couldn’t help getting emotional after they were sent to the Conference yesterday.

# football-league - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Win over Bolton sees Premier League-bound Foxes crowned champions

Lloyd Dyer’s goal helped Leicester City to a 1-0 victory meaning they claimed the Championship title this evening.

# football-league - Monday 24 March, 2014

English football league bar businessman Cellino from taking over Leeds United

More uncertainty for Leeds United.

# football-league - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Alan Brogan was never going to lose his class – Barry Cahill

Meanwhile, the former Dublin half back says we have an ‘interesting four-week period ahead.’

# football-league - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Here’s the proposed 2014 National Football League fixture list

The provisional fixture programme has been released for next spring’s action.

# football-league - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Moyes must find the magic quickly to win over Old Trafford faithful

The Wayne Rooney saga, the failure to sign big-name players – life for the new manager has a complicated and desperate air.

# football-league - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Jeff Stelling threatens to thrash Sky Sports vidiprinter with a hammer Outsourcing This post contains videos

Jeff Stelling threatens to thrash Sky Sports vidiprinter with a hammer

The rolling scores machine went AWOL for over an hour and a half as football league goals rained in.

# football-league - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Celtic expect in-demand Hooper to leave

The SPL champions face Cliftonville in Belfast tonight in the a Champions League qualifier.

# football-league - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Mickey Harte makes 5 changes to Tyrone team that beat Donegal

Graham Canty and Aidan Walsh have been named in the Cork midfield for the Sunday clash in Omagh.

# football-league - Friday 8 February, 2013

Team sheets — the latest line-ups for this weekend’s National Football League action

Lee Chin could feature for Wexford’s footballers against Armagh on Sunday.

# football-league - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Dublin and Kildare set for Sunday afternoon league fixture

There had been speculation that a Friday night date would be chosen for the game which will form part of the 2013 Spring Series.

# football-league - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Back in Oranje: Dutch legend Davids makes Barnet debut

The 39-year-old midfielder has come out of retirement to help the struggling League Two outfit.

# football-league - Friday 25 May, 2012

Solution: Taylor wants racist players sacked

The PFA chairman is bullish about imposing sanctions on players found guilty of racist abuse.

# football-league - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

How to buy a club: what did last night’s Dispatches programme allege?

Bryan Robson is in the firing line after last night’s revelations on Channel 4. But did he do very much?