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Dublin: 1 °C Wednesday 10 February, 2016

#League of Ireland

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 4 February, 2016

LOI champions Dundalk hit back at former owner after reports of financial dispute

The club have released a statement this evening.

Sligo Rovers unveil 3 new Joma kits while defender Keane retires

The 31-year-old is calling time on his career at the Showgrounds.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Derry City hero Mark Farren has died aged just 33 RIP

Derry City hero Mark Farren has died aged just 33

The leading scorer in the club’s history died in the early hours of this morning.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 28 January, 2016

West Ham youngster joins Sligo Rovers on loan

The striker will play for The Showgrounds outfit on loan until the end of August.

A day in the life: Cork City captain John Dunleavy

The Donegal man’s season gets under way on Saturday in the Munster Senior Cup.

St Pat’s Player of the Year Chambers agrees move to the US

It’s pastures new for the midfielder as he joins Bethlehem Steel.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Delaney backs Mayo plans to have League of Ireland team

The county is also hoping to host at least two international fixtures in the next four years.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 24 January, 2016

‘Mick Wallace took a chance on a 29-year-old when he appointed me’

The Wexford Youths boss discusses his relationship with the TD and the perils of managing a League of Ireland club full-time.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 22 January, 2016

Ex-St Pat’s star Forrester linked with Everton and all today’s transfer gossip

Meanwhile, Manchester United could be set to sign a 15-year-old goalkeeping prodigy.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

‘He has a few options’ – Liam Miller departs Cork City after just one season

The 34-year-old midfielder is leaving the Leesiders.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 18 January, 2016

Ex-Ireland and Sunderland striker training with Shamrock Rovers

Stephen Elliott is aiming to regain his fitness with the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division club.

Student life for Jason Byrne as he closes in on all-time goalscoring record

The 37-year-old striker has joined First Division promotion hopefuls UCD.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 16 January, 2016

‘I was kept in the dark’: Ex-Limerick striker Gaffney relieved after sealing Bristol switch

Rory Gaffney hoping to continue his red-hot form for Bristol Rovers.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 15 January, 2016

Here’s every SSE Airtricity League Premier Division transfer that’s been announced so far

Yesterday marked 50 days until the League of Ireland starts back up on 4 March.

Ex-Limerick star Gaffney seals Bristol Rovers move

The former Limerick striker scored five goals in seven games during a prolific loan spell at the club.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 10 January, 2016

A Spanish football academy is giving Irish youngsters a chance to fulfil their dreams

Former Ireland U21 international Michael Keane chats about his role as recruitment manager for the project.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Peterborough chairman labels ‘priceless’ Forrester the best player he’s ever signed

The former St Patrick’s Athletic star has impressed since moving to England.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Bristol Rovers are ‘desperate’ to keep an in-form ex-League of Ireland star

The 26-year-old has scored five goals in seven appearances for the League Two side.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 31 December, 2015

3 LOI players who made the big move to Britain in 2015 & 4 who could follow in 2016

Chris Forrester was among the players to secure a move to England over the past 12 months

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 26 December, 2015

‘I was a Liverpool fan thrown into a dressing room with the likes of Andy Carroll’

Moving from Ireland to a Premier League club can be difficult to adjust to, as Sean Maguire discovered.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 25 December, 2015

12 great pics that sum up the League of Ireland season

2015 saw Dundalk do the double, Wexford Youths and Finn Harps replace Drogheda and Limerick, and Damien Duff move home.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Stephen McPhail has signed on for another year at Shamrock Rovers

The 36-year-old will return for a third season in Tallaght.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

‘If they win it again next year, I don’t think there’d be any doubt that they’re the best ever’

Gavin McLaughin has released a new book about Dundalk’s all-conquering season.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Champions Dundalk to start at Bray as 2016 Airtricity League fixture list revealed

Stephen Kenny’s side will be aiming to win their third successive title.

Killian Brennan chooses Rovers over Pat’s

The experienced midfielder returns to Tallaght where he will be reunited with Pat Fenlon.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 21 December, 2015

Ireland legend Damien Duff announces retirement from football

The 36-year-old former Blackburn and Chelsea winger won 100 caps for his country.

Former Irish international defender commits his future to Cork City

Alan Bennett has signed a new two-year deal.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 10 December, 2015

Cork City bag midfielder returning from England as recruitment drive continues

Gearoid Morrissey arrives on a two-year deal from Cambridge United.

Legendary League of Ireland defender hangs up his boots

Cork City’s Dan Murray has announced his retirement from football due to work and family commitments.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

St Pat’s continue recruitment drive with addition of Dennehy brothers from Cork LOI

St Pat’s continue recruitment drive with addition of Dennehy brothers from Cork

Liam Buckley has added two more players to his squad.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Dundalk make two big signings as they bid to replace Richie Towell

Champions recruit McEleney and Benson for their three-in-a-row challenge.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 5 December, 2015

Shamrock Rovers join Liverpool, Celtic and Sevilla with their first New Balance jersey

The SSE Airtricity League club officially unveiled their home kit for 2016 today.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 4 December, 2015

Four LOI clubs will get a nice little financial boost from Uefa

Derry City, Dundalk, Sligo and Pat’s set to receive almost €40k each.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

‘League of Ireland clubs have to stop selling players short’ – Quinn

Irish sides must demand the money their players deserve if the domestic game is to improve, according to the Dubliner.

Boost for Dundalk as Premier Division champions re-sign ‘the best winger in Ireland’

Daryl Horgan will remain with the Lilywhites for next season.

The rising tide in League of Ireland attendances isn’t keeping all boats afloat

John O’Sullivan says the FAI’s figures for 2015 need to be broken down to be understood.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Rugby icon laid to rest, big boost for Andy Lee & all today’s sport

Elsewhere, League of Ireland attendances have increased while CJ Stander has signed a new deal with Munster.

FAI reveals increased attendance figures for League of Ireland

The numbers are encouraging but a couple of clubs continue to boost the figures.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 30 November, 2015

5 reasons why the League of Ireland will be worse off without Richie Towell

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division’s player of the year has joined Championship side Brighton and Hove Albion.

Richie Towell has left Dundalk to sign for Championship leaders Brighton

Seagulls boss Chris Hughton hopes Towell will bring “something different” to promotion push.

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