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#Pen to Paper

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Contract boost for Connacht as Ireland international Marmion signs new two-year deal

The 25-year-old will remain in Galway until the 2019 World Cup.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 4 December, 2017

Dundalk midfielder linked with move to Scotland commits his future to Lilywhites

Robbie Benson has signed a new one-year deal with the League of Ireland club.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 27 November, 2017

Lions back row to join Dragons as Bernard Jackman makes first major signing

Ross Moriarty is making the move from Gloucester.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'The club wants to go places and I'm in the same boat' - The AFL's latest Irish import

Galway’s Cillian McDaid has signed for Melbourne side Carlton.

# pen-to-paper - 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.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Sheppard ends Dundalk speculation as he commits to Cork City for two more years

‘I can’t wait for next season, as we go out to try and defend our double.’

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

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.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 1 September, 2017

Promising Derry City youngster Holden seals Deadline Day move to Bristol

The 20-year-old midfielder has signed on a two-year deal.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Conte commits to Chelsea as he signs new two-year deal

‘Now we must work even harder to stay at the top,’ the Italian said after signing the deal.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 17 July, 2017

'To come from the LOI to playing regularly in the Championship, it’s something I'm definitely proud of'

Ireland U21 midfielder Ryan Manning has been rewarded with a contract extension by QPR.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 29 June, 2017

In-demand Irish midfielder ends speculation by signing 'significantly improved' Plymouth deal

Graham Carey reported for pre-season training this morning and signed a new contract with the League One club.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 26 June, 2017

Ireland star Campbell rewarded with new deal at Manchester City

The extension comes a just reward for her glittering FA Cup final contribution, and an early birthday present.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 25 June, 2017

New deal for 'man of the season' Conte would be Chelsea's best signing - Lampard

The club’s former midfielder feels keeping the Italian at Stamford Bridge is key

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Flannery and Jones promoted up the coaching ladder as they sign new Munster deals

The ex-players have new titles to match their contract extensions in Rassie’s backroom team.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Michael Carrick is staying at Man United for another year

The Old Trafford club have tied down the midfielder to a new contract after a strong season under Jose Mourinho.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Ex-Cork defender Lenihan earns new contract at Hull

The Ireland U21 international has recently returned to full fitness.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 5 May, 2017

Injured Irish skipper Seamus Coleman inks new five-year deal at Everton

Coleman has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United this season.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 1 May, 2017

A leading senior inter-county manager explains why he pens a regular local newspaper column

Niall Carew is a regular contributor to the Sligo Champion.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Ireland winger Hayes commits to Aberdeen after failed bids from Championship club

The Dubliner was capped twice by Martin O’Neill last year.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 23 January, 2017

Liverpool target Pulisic commits long-term future to Borussia Dortmund

The USA international has ignored interest from the Reds to to sign a contract at Signal Iduna Park until 2020.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 30 December, 2016

James McClean rewarded with 'new-and-improved' contract at West Brom

The Ireland winger has committed his future to the Premier League club.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Done deal! Devin Toner signs new three-year contract with IRFU to stay at Leinster

The towering second row was one of the stars of Ireland’s November series campaign.

# pen-to-paper - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Done deal! Cristiano Ronaldo signs new Real Madrid contract until 2021 CR7

Done deal! Cristiano Ronaldo signs new Real Madrid contract until 2021

He joins Gareth Bale in extending his deal with the Spanish club.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

'Project player' Ludik agrees new deal that will keep him at Ulster until 2020

The versatile back will be eligible for the Irish national team next summer.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

'Few players can have provided such value for money' - Whelan signs new deal with Stoke

The Ireland midfielder commits his future to the Potters.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Good news for Ireland midfielder Harry Arter as he secures his long-term club future

The 26-year-old midfielder has played a central role in the Cherries’ recent rise.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 9 June, 2016

'I just want to put the past behind me' - Darron Gibson signs new two-year deal with Everton

The Ireland midfielder wants to repay the club’s faith after extending his stay until 2018.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

He's staying! John Terry signs new one-year contract with Chelsea

There had been plenty speculation over the defender’s future.

# pen-to-paper - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Michael O'Neill set for new four-year Northern Ireland contract worth £500k annually - reports

O’Neill has guided Northern Ireland to their first major tournament since 1986.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 22 January, 2016

Two more Munster players have signed new contracts with the province

John Ryan and Andrew Conway have committed their futures to the province.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Connacht winger rewarded for impressive form with contract extension

The western province have kept hold of one of their most consistent performers.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Not going anywhere! Rory Best 'privileged' to remain at Ulster for another two years

The hooker has put pen to paper on a new deal.

# pen-to-paper - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Ireland international and 'fan favourite' Gilroy commits long-term future to Ulster

The winger has signed a two-year contract extension.

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 6 August, 2015

2020 vision for McCarthy as he signs new Everton deal

The Irish midfielder has signed a new contract with the Toffees.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 31 July, 2015

No Liverpool move for Theo Walcott as he becomes one of Arsenal’s best paid players

Santi Cazorla has also signed a new contract with the Gunners.Do

# pen-to-paper - Thursday 1 January, 2015

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# pen-to-paper - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Darren O'Dea given chance to revive career as Blackpool sign defender on short-term deal

The 27-year-old had been without a club since leaving Metalurh Donetsk in August.

# pen-to-paper - Monday 20 October, 2014

From Arts Council announce nominees for new Irish fiction laureate award Saints And Scholars

Arts Council announce nominees for new Irish fiction laureate award

The winner will receive €150,000 over three years and is set to be announced in January next year.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 13 June, 2014

Five more years for Roberto Martinez as he signs new Everton contract

The Spaniard only joined from Wigan last season.

# pen-to-paper - Friday 16 May, 2014

Kerching! Messi signs new contract for Barcelona for reportedly €20m per season

Barcelona face Atletico Madrid in tomorrow’s La Liga showdown.

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