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Dublin: 10 °C Thursday 26 November, 2015

#League of Ireland

# league-of-ireland - Yesterday’s News

Dundalk’s Richie Towell got a mention in iconic Spanish paper MARCA today

The 24-year-old Dubliner has revealed he’s turned down offers from clubs in Turkey and Poland.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 20 November, 2015

Another League of Ireland player could be about to make the move to England

Peterborough could be about to sign the starlet, whose asking price is understood to be £150,000.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 19 November, 2015

‘This is probably the biggest club in Ireland’ – Cork City make another excellent signing

Defender Kenny Browne is the second player to join from St Patrick’s Athletic in the space of a week.

Sligo Rovers appoint ex-Royal Marine commando as their new manager

Former Peterborough United boss Dave Robertson has agreed a two-year deal with the Bit O’Red.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 16 November, 2015

A former Premier League player is staying with Drogheda in Division One next season

However, the future of Micheál Schlingermann is less certain.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Darren Randolph on Ireland-Bosnia, Richie Towell and why he quit Twitter

The West Ham goalkeeper also gives his thoughts on the Irish underage system.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Drogheda United have turned to Irish football veteran to get them back to the top-flight

Pete Mahon had been in temporary charge at the end of last season.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 9 November, 2015

Richie Towell: A lot of people think the British football lifestyle is better than it is

The 24-year-old midfielder’s future is uncertain following another match-winning display on Sunday.

‘The season’s ended a bit too soon for us’ – Stephen Kenny and Dundalk just can’t stop winning

The Dublin-born coach saw his side complete a league and cup double on Sunday.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 8 November, 2015

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

Cork City took on Dundalk as the season reached its climax.

What can the League of Ireland learn from North America’s soccer structure?

Many have spoken about domestic soccer here adopting a MLS-style system.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 7 November, 2015

‘To rip the team apart and leave the club in tatters like that, it was disgusting to see’

Cork City’s last FAI Cup decider turned out to be Leon McSweeney’s final game for the club.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 6 November, 2015

Extra-time heartbreak for Limerick as Finn Harps return to the Premier Division

Seventeen-year-old BJ Banda was the hero in Ballybofey.

Seven reasons why you shouldn’t miss Sunday’s FAI Cup final

Irish football’s top two teams will square off.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

15 things we’ll remember from the SSE Airtricity League season

European adventures, great escapes, Anarchy in Ireland and… Neymar.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 2 November, 2015

Limerick’s great escape still on after play-off first leg at a jam-packed Markets Field

The Blues sealed a narrow victory tonight as they look to hang onto their Premier Division status.

Micky Adams has left Sligo and is returning to England for ‘family reasons’

The former Leicester and Brighton boss took charge of the club for 11 games this season.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 31 October, 2015

‘No fight, no passion’ – Drogs captain takes aim at team-mates on Twitter

The club have been relegated to the First Division.

15 of the most spectacular goals from this season’s League of Ireland

Dundalk’s Richie Towell features no less than three times in our list of contenders.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 30 October, 2015

Dennehy’s late penalty makes the difference for Cork City at Dalymount

The Leesiders sealed second place against Bohemians.

Dundalk sign off by breaking a 92-year-old League of Ireland record

The champions put four past Bray at Oriel Park.

Aaron Greene’s goal seals a Europa League place for St Pat’s

The Saints were victorious away to Galway United.

Longford finish season with a flourish at home to Derry

Tonight was the third successive game that the Town managed to score three goals.


Danny North’s hat-trick sends Drogheda to the First Division after 8-goal thriller

Shamrock Rovers ended the season on a high with a 5-3 victory at Tallaght Stadium.

Freddy makes it a nightmare for Sligo as Limerick battle their way to play-off

The ‘keeper’s penalty save put Limerick on track for a vital win.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Bristol Rovers declare their interest in Richie Towell but would he go there?

One of the SSE Airtricity League’s top players is a target for the League Two outfit.

# league-of-ireland - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Drogheda have a new manager as former Ireland international steps aside

The club are currently in the middle of a relegation battle.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 26 October, 2015

3 clubs will fight for Premier Division survival on the final day of the season

Drogheda United and Galway United are hoping to avoid finishing in the bottom two, while the best Limerick can now aim for is the play-off spot.

‘We’re losing too many talented young Irish players to the British system’

Niall Quinn talks to The42 about the increasing challenges facing aspiring professional footballers.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Point by the seaside all but ensures Galway are staying afloat in the Premier Division LOI

Point by the seaside all but ensures Galway are staying afloat in the Premier Division

Tonight’s result means there’s not much to play for on the final day of the season.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 23 October, 2015

A classy free-kick from an ex-Premier League starlet helped Rovers prevail tonight

Limerick’s fate will come down to the final day as they wished, but it wasn’t due to their own performance.

A former Irish international is inching closer to overseeing Drogheda’s relegation

Longford Town knocked three goals past a hapless Drogheda to secure their top-flight status.

Bohemians keep slim European hopes alive as Akinade double sinks Derry

The teams shared five goals at the Brandywell with all of them coming in the opening 45 minutes.

Barring a small miracle, Sligo will retain top-flight status after a massive win in Inchicore

Dinny Corcoran grabbed a brace from the bench as St Pats suffered another disappointing result.

Cork fight back to earn point in FAI Cup final dress rehearsal

In an enthralling first half, the visitors gained, and then lost a two-goal advantage.

7 things we learned about football in Ireland from Uefa’s latest report

John O’Sullivan takes a look at the state of the game according to the European governing body’s club licencing benchmark report.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division relegation scrap is hotting up

Limerick and Drogheda occupy the bottom two spots with just two games to go.

Move from midfielder to defender sees Brennan in our LOI Team of the Week

Just call the St Patrick’s Athletic star ‘Mr Versatile’ from now on.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 19 October, 2015

Cork overcome St Pat’s to earn first win in Dublin this season

A beautiful finish from Danny Morrissey was the only real highlight in Inchicore tonight.

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