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# league-of-ireland - Today’s News

13 signs you’re a hardcore Bray Wanderers fan

If torrential rain and gale force winds don’t faze you then step this way.

A controversial red card had Longford Town fuming after their tight clash with Derry City

Conor Powell was dismissed for a dangerous challenge in the first half.

# league-of-ireland - Yesterday’s News

Drennan the difference again as Shamrock Rovers go second with narrow win

The former Aston Villa striker was on target in Tallaght as Drogheda’s difficult start continued.

It was all too easy for Pat’s out west as Saints make ground on early pacesetters LOI

It was all too easy for Pat’s out west as Saints make ground on early pacesetters

Liam Buckley’s side are beginning to click into gear as they recorded another comfortable win.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 1 May, 2015

A Wexford Youths striker is taking the First Division by storm this season

There’s no stopping Danny Furlong as he bagged another brace tonight.

A League of Ireland legend needs donations to help in his fight against cancer

Derry City legend Mark Farren was first diagnosed with a brain tumour six years ago.

‘A night at Turner’s Cross is special and that’s not an accident. Other clubs can learn’

Cork City are leading the way in terms of putting bums on seats, writes John O’Sullivan.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Major blow for Cork City as one of their key players is ruled out for four months

John Caulfield describes it as ‘extremely disappointing’ news.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 27 April, 2015

Dundalk playing like champions, Hoops frustrated and the weekend’s LOI talking points

Drogheda can’t buy a win at the moment while Aaron Greene impressed for St Patrick’s Athletic.

‘Why aren’t they marketing their clubs?’ – Cork boss says ‘the boat is being missed in Dublin’

John Caulfield: “We are the biggest club in the league.”

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Seagulls come crashing back down to earth as Galway run riot in Bray

Enda Curran struck a hat-trick as the Tribesmen secured a valuable away win.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 24 April, 2015

Former Sunderland midfielder sees red as Drogheda endure miserable night

Longford clinically swept the hosts aside as they recorded their third win of the campaign.

Bohemians are riding high after Dillon wonder goal stuns Derry LOI

Bohemians are riding high after Dillon wonder goal stuns Derry

Keith Long’s side are now up to third in the Premier Division standings.

Another trademark Forrester strike helped Pat’s get back to winning ways

Aaron Greene scored twice against his former side as Sligo’s stuttering start continued at Richmond Park.

Towell’s double seals a big win for Dundalk at a sold-out Turner’s Cross

The champions are now five points clear at the top.

‘Ruud Dokter must be strong and stick to the mantra ‘the best, with the best, against the best”

John O’Sullivan looks ahead at what the new National U17 League will bring to Irish football.

Five reasons to tune in for tonight’s clash of the League of Ireland’s top two

Cork City and Dundalk will square off in front of the RTÉ cameras at a packed Turner’s Cross.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny is extending his stay at Oriel Park

Contract extension for the league-winning boss.

Dundalk won the league title in dramatic circumstances on this day 20 years ago Nostalgia This post contains videos

Dundalk won the league title in dramatic circumstances on this day 20 years ago

A good omen for tomorrow’s top-of-the-table clash with Cork City?

‘The result was tough to take… we just wanted to get out of there as quickly as we could’

Cork City skipper John Dunleavy is ready for Friday’s top-of-the-table clash with champions Dundalk.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Is there a better SSE Airtricity League player than Richie Towell? Our midweek talking points

The Premier Division table is starting to take shape.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Late penalty drama in Inchicore as St Pat’s lose more ground on their title rivals LOI

Late penalty drama in Inchicore as St Pat’s lose more ground on their title rivals

Drogheda pick up just their second point from their last seven Premier Division games.

Hat-trick hero Towell keeps Dundalk top of the pile

The champions remain at the summit ahead of Friday’s hugely important trip to Cork.

Shamrock Rovers keep pace with top two as Hoops enjoy stroll by the seaside MNF

Shamrock Rovers keep pace with top two as Hoops enjoy stroll by the seaside

It’s nine games unbeaten now for Pat Fenlon’s side.

Honours even between Sligo Rovers and Bohemians

The teams took a share of the spoils tonight at the Showgrounds.

Cork City keep the pressure on Dundalk despite lack of sparkle at the Cross

John Caulfield’s side were too strong for Longford Town.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 20 April, 2015

There was hardly anyone in Jackman Park tonight to watch Limerick v Derry City

Goals from Barry McNamee and Mark Timlin secured the three points for Peter Hutton’s men.

A former Aston Villa striker leads our SSE Airtricity League team of the week

Bohemians, Dundalk, Cork and Shamrock Rovers are all represented after Friday’s action.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Rogers’ red, Cork breached and the talking points from the SSE Airtricity League weekend

Plus, promising signs for Pat’s and Longford but Limerick’s woes continue.

‘Clubs aren’t paying enough and it’s a huge issue but we’re trying to turn it into a positive’

Shaun Elebert of the PFAI speaks to The42 about a new jobs programme for footballers in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Watch this Sinn Féin TD explain how he helped save Cork City FC League Of Ireland This post contains videos

Watch this Sinn Féin TD explain how he helped save Cork City FC

It was a team effort (sorry).

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Irish referee hoping to inspire more females with appearance at World Cup finals

Michelle O’Neill will represent the country at this summer’s tournament in Canada.

Drennan the Hoops hero as Rovers deny Dundalk in an early-season classic

Shamrock Rovers came from two down to take a point against champions Dundalk in Tallaght Stadium.

10-man Derry disappoint as Bray remain unbeaten under Magic Maciej LOI

10-man Derry disappoint as Bray remain unbeaten under Magic Maciej

Paul Tuite gave the defender his marching orders for a robust challenge on Bray substitute, Chris Lyons.

Two glorious goals lit up Longford v Sligo

David Cawley also hit a wonder strike this evening at the City Calling Stadium.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 17 April, 2015

Galway end four-game losing streak to leave Limerick rock bottom

A late Gary Shanahan effort sealed his side’s victory.

Deserved Dalymount win for St Pat’s despite penalty miss

Six games unbeaten in all competitions for the Saints.

‘We’re playing as a proper team this season’ – Murphy relishing new role with high-flying Bohs

After 7 games, Keith Long’s men have surprised a few by climbing to second in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division table.

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