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#League of Ireland

# league-of-ireland - Today’s News

Hometown duo announce Dundalk exits

Shane Grimes and Ciaran O’Connor are leaving Oriel Park following the conclusion of the 2017 season.

# league-of-ireland - Yesterday’s News

Drogheda United must find a new manager for their First Division return

Veteran boss Pete Mahon has parted company with Drogs after two seasons in charge at United Park.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Boost for Cork City as another key player commits to the club for 2018

Garry Buckley has played over 130 games for the Leesiders.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 17 November, 2017

Galway United fans plan to play at all 20 League of Ireland grounds in 24 hours tomorrow

The 1,200km round trip will begin and end at Eamonn Deacy Park.

Another member of Dundalk's double-winning squad is moving to the USA

Defender Paddy Barrett has made the switch to the United Soccer League after leaving Oriel Park.

Player of the year, ex-Newcastle winger and former Villa striker to stay at Rovers

Tomer Chencinski, Gary Shaw, Graham Burke and Brandon Miele will be staying with the Hoops for 2018.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'The best right back in the league' signs new three-year deal with Dundalk

Sean Gannon is staying with the Lilywhites.

Boost for Bohs as ex-Sunderland defender commits for 2018

Jamie Hamilton, John Ross Wilson and Paddy Kirk have also been promoted to Keith Long’s first team.

Former Ipswich Town midfielder Cawley set for Rovers return

David Cawley previously enjoyed a successful four-year spell with Sligo after returning from England.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 13 November, 2017

Cork City's recruitment drive continues with the capture of Candystripes defender

Aaron Barry is the latest player to sign up with the double-winners.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Kenny claims Sheppard reneged on deal and slams Caulfield's 'absurd' comments

“It’s bordering on the ridiculous,” the Dundalk manager said of his Cork City counterpart.

'I had messages from lads saying 'That’s it, 2005 is banished now. People can move on.''

Cork City captain Alan Bennett will enjoy the break after their double-winning achievements this year.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

One of Derry City's key players joins champions Cork

Barry McNamee has made the move to John Caulfield’s 2017 double winners.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

The forgotten story of Ireland's record-breaking hat-trick hero 50 years on Looking Back This post contains videos

The forgotten story of Ireland's record-breaking hat-trick hero 50 years on

Dubliner Jimmy O’Connor scored Europe’s fastest ever officially verified hat-trick in a top-flight domestic league match.

Double-winners Cork secure the signature of promising defender Adebayo-Rowling

The English full-back joins the Leesiders after two seasons at Sligo Rovers.

Greg Bolger has joined Shamrock Rovers after announcing his Cork City departure earlier today

Greg Bolger described Cork City’s as ‘the best dressing room I’ve ever been involved in,’ but today announced his move to Tallaght.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 6 November, 2017

Thousands gather to welcome victorious Cork City teams back to Leeside

Cork City’s cup-winning sides have arrived back on the banks.

McNulty: 'A lot of people didn't give us any credit for winning the league. Doubt us now'

Cork City’s goalkeeper says doing the double is ‘an unbelievable feeling’.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Cork City claim a first-ever double after penalty drama in the FAI Cup final

The game had ended 1-1 after extra-time at the Aviva Stadium.

As it happened: Cork City v Dundalk, FAI Cup final

Cork faced Dundalk, as they sought to finish a memorable season on a high.

As it happened: UCD Waves v Cork City, FAI Cup final

UCD Waves took on Cork City in the first of two big games at the Aviva Stadium today.

From standing on the terraces at Oriel Park to chasing a Cork double at Dundalk's expense

Loyalties will be split among the McCormack family for this afternoon’s FAI Cup final at the Aviva Stadium.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'It was getting harder and harder... They pretty much refused to pay us most of the time' LOI Legends This post contains videos

'It was getting harder and harder... They pretty much refused to pay us most of the time'

Cork City are looking to end a memorable season on a high in the FAI Cup final this weekend. Dan Murray, one of the club’s most highly regarded ex-players, has been present for the good times and the bad.

The Leaving Cert student and Cork minor GAA star set to compete in the FAI Cup final

The multi-talented Saoirse Noonan chats to The42 ahead of her side’s clash with UCD Waves at the Aviva on Sunday.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 3 November, 2017

Mark McNulty and Stephen Kenny's fake outrage are the only things selling the FAI Cup final right now

The reaction to the Cork goalkeeper’s remarks was inevitable, and it was disingenuous, writes John O’Sullivan.

City's lessons learned from 2005 double bid when they 'nearly drank Cork dry'

A first Leeside double since 1951 is at stake this weekend when they take on Dundalk at the Aviva Stadium.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Memories of his late brother keep Morrissey striving for more: 'He was my Ronaldo'

A double is at stake this weekend for midfielder Gearoid Morrissey and his City team-mates.

Cork City youngster ready to be an asset to Clough's Championship challenge

It’s been a dream year for Ryan Delaney, who’ll head back to England shortly after Sunday’s FAI Cup final.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Cherished Ireland caps can't compare to league titles for Cork City's skipper

Alan Bennett is eager to lead his hometown club to more silverware in Sunday’s FAI Cup final.

Good business by Derry as Shiels signs on for two more years

The 61-year-old has guided the Candystripes to back-to-back top four finishes.

Cork City's 'F*** the Lilywhites' chant is 'out of the gutter' - Stephen Kenny

The Dundalk boss has had a pop at their main rivals just days out from the FAI Cup final.

Dundalk boss isn't ruling out signing Sheppard from main rivals Cork

Stephen Kenny hasn’t completely given up hope of keeping Niclas Vemmelund either.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

'This year we've proven we're the better side' - Cork confident but cautious ahead of double bid

City hope to retain the FAI Cup at Dundalk’s expense on Sunday.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 30 October, 2017

Sheppard's bye? Caulfield refuses to be drawn on attacker's links to Dundalk

Reports in Dundalk suggest that the Cork City star will switch allegiances for the 2018 season.

Magic McEleney addresses cross-channel speculation: 'If I'm staying in Ireland I'll be at Dundalk'

The playmaker has impressed for the Lilywhites in 2017.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 29 October, 2017

‘It was a scandal! It was revealed afterwards there was skulduggery going on in the background’ Interview This post contains videos

‘It was a scandal! It was revealed afterwards there was skulduggery going on in the background’

Eoin Hand chats to The42 about his incredible career in football.

Cork City tie down another one of their league winners for 2018

Jimmy Keohane follows Gearoid Morrissey and Conor McCormack in committing to the Leesiders.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 28 October, 2017

12 standout players for the 12 Premier Division clubs in 2017

We recognise the individuals who have stood out for all the top-tier sides.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 27 October, 2017

Saints fans rejoice as Pat's retain Premier Division status

A 1-1 draw away to Derry City was enough to keep the 2013 champions up, while the Candystripes are into Europe.

McCormack strike ensures champions Cork sign off with a win

City never really looked like being denied the three points this evening.

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