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#League of Ireland

# league-of-ireland - Today’s News


# league-of-ireland - Yesterday’s News

'Unfortunately I thought I was at the top – I didn’t fulfil my potential'

Tony Sheridan chats to The42 about making his Premier League debut as a teenager and starring with Shelbourne.

Martin O'Neill on the importance of the League of Ireland

The Irish manager was full of praise for Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers last night.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 27 May, 2016

We're missing out on a generation of kids. It's time to start playing football with them

John O’Sullivan believes League of Ireland clubs could be sending players to schools to assist with PE and help lower the age profile of those attending matches.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 22 May, 2016

'When we came over to Sligo, the club was completely and utterly on its knees'

Alan Rogers had an unenviable task in helping to turn the side’s season around.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 20 May, 2016

Bohemians finally end winless run at Galway's expense

Paddy Kavanagh and Mark Quigley were on target for the Dublin side.

'Nothing tests relationships between clubs like a cup weekend'

An undercurrent of mistrust has been evident in teams’ dealings with one another, writes John O’Sullivan.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Bohs winger receives Tunisia call-up for Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

Aymen Ben Mohamed will travel to Djibouti with the Tunisian squad for the game on 3 June.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Timlin on the double as four-star Saints too strong for Harps LOI

Timlin on the double as four-star Saints too strong for Harps

Liam Buckley’s men ran out comfortable winners at Richmond Park.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 16 May, 2016

Who would want the Bray job? The talking points from this week's SSE Airtricity League

Elsewhere, Finn Harps suffer worst ever home defeat and St Patrick’s Athletic continue to get exposed at the back.

Galway United well-represented in our League of Ireland Team of the Week

The Tribesmen have two players in the latest selection.

# league-of-ireland - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Cork manager plays down 'storm in a teacup' after Derry boss's sectarian abuse allegation

There was drama on the field at Turner’s Cross, as two late goals saw the hosts earn a last-gasp victory on Friday.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 13 May, 2016

It's an exciting time for Irish football, so why isn't it having a knock-on effect on our league?

Columnist John O’Sullivan asks why the FAI are currently so inactive in promoting the domestic game.

'Boys are staying back and Stephen is literally like, "Enough is enough, you’ve got to finish training"'

Dundalk midfielder Ronan Finn explains how everyone has bought into the unbelievable work ethic at the club.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 12 May, 2016

First Player of the Month award for Dundalk star following five-goal contribution in April LOI

First Player of the Month award for Dundalk star following five-goal contribution in April

He’s helping to fill the sizeable void left by Richie Towell.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Houston rescues a share of the spoils for Finn Harps in north-west derby

Derry had to settle for a 2-2 draw at the Brandywell this evening.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 9 May, 2016

Pat's toothless without Fagan and the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division talking points

Cork City’s Sean Maguire also features, while we look at how Dundalk’s title challenge compares to this time last season.

Tubbercurry Tornado rolling back the years to lead the line in our LOI Team of the Week

Raffaele Cretaro makes it into our latest selection after his performance in Sligo’s win over Wexford Youths.

# league-of-ireland - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Rovers return to fourth on a miserable night for Longford

The home side remain rooted to the bottom of the table after their seventh loss in their opening 11 league games.

Sligo jump to seventh in the table with comfortable Wexford win

Dave Robertson’s charges have now won three games on the bounce.

Patience pays off for Cork as second-half goals see off stubborn Bray LOI

Patience pays off for Cork as second-half goals see off stubborn Bray

John Caulfield’s side stay in touch with Dundalk but they were made to work for the points.

Limerick make it 10 wins from 10 with defeat of spirited Cobh

Shane Tracy, Lee-J Lynch and Sean Russell were on target for the First Division leaders.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 6 May, 2016

Bohemians have now gone 380 minutes without a goal following tonight's late drama

Finn Harps goalkeeper Ciaran Gallagher was the hero at Ballybofey tonight.

Rewards for doping in the League of Ireland are low - but culture still puts players at risk

“Temptation can’t really exist without reward,” writes John O’Sullivan in this week’s column.

# league-of-ireland - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Dundalk maintain perfect record on the road and this week's LOI talking points

Meanwhile, Cork kept a second consecutive clean sheet but Galway and Longford need to work on their defending.

On-loan Bournemouth striker included in our League of Ireland Team of the Week

Josh O’Hanlon, who is enjoying a spell at Longford Town, makes it into our latest XI after his goal on Friday night.

# league-of-ireland - Friday 29 April, 2016

Finn Harps left frustrated as Wexford Youths fight back to earn draw

Ryan Curran gave the visitors the lead with a 23rd-minute first-half penalty.

Shamrock Rovers bounce back from successive defeats with drab victory over Bray LOI

Shamrock Rovers bounce back from successive defeats with drab victory over Bray

The win will ease the pressure on Pat Fenlon for the time being.

Horgan-inspired Dundalk too good for Bohs

The Louth men extended their lead at the top of the Airtricity League Premier Division with a win tonight.

In-form Cork edge Pat's to go second LOI

In-form Cork edge Pat's to go second

Karl Sheppard’s 25th-minute goal — his third consecutive game to find the net — was enough for John Caulfield’s side.


Derry's 9-game unbeaten run ended by Sligo

A fine start to the season has seen Kenny Shiels’ side go second.

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

Ireland rugby legend Tony Ward named president of Limerick FC

The former star agreed to the role after being approached by chairman Pat O’Sullivan.

Former Ireland international Liam O'Brien is the new Bray assistant manager

O’Brien set to join Harry Kenny in the dugout when Bray travel to Tallaght tomorrow.

'In Sweden, even if you are not interested in football you love Zlatan'

Armin Aganovic knows his Swedish football.

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

Waterford United will hold emergency meeting tonight as club needs €80k to survive this season

The SSE Airtricity League First Division must raise funds in order to get through the current campaign.

# league-of-ireland - Monday 25 April, 2016

Shamrock Rovers' failure against the top sides and the League of Ireland talking points

Meanwhile, Sligo Rovers picked up their first win of the season and Cork ended a three-game winless run.

Another 2 goals puts Galway's in-form striker into our LOI Team of the Week

Vinny Faherty is one of two Tribesmen selected our latest line-up.

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

McCabe sees red and Finn strikes against former employers as Dundalk overcome Hoops

Stephen Kenny’s men earned a 2-0 victory over Shamrock Rovers this evening.

With a 100% record and 10 points clear, Limerick are absolutely tearing up the First Division

We speak to manager Martin Russell about their blistering start to the season.

# league-of-ireland - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Bray are looking for a new manager as Mick Cooke departs

Harry Kenny has agreed to step in as caretaker manager of the first team for now.

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