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#Roddy Collins

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Roddy Collins steps down as general manager of Athlone Town

The Dubliner was originally installed as manager last May for a second spell in charge.

# roddy-collins - Friday 2 June, 2017

The joy of six for Waterford as Roddy gets a footballing lesson in his own backyard

Alan Reynolds’ side consolidate their place at the top of the First Division though Cobh Ramblers are still on their shoulder.

# roddy-collins - Sunday 14 May, 2017

'I got the phone call from Brian Kerr and remember roaring crying in front of my ma' Passion This post contains videos

'I got the phone call from Brian Kerr and remember roaring crying in front of my ma'

Trevor Molloy chats to The42 about representing Ireland at the 1997 World Youth Championships and starring in the League of Ireland.

# roddy-collins - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Confirmed: Roddy Collins is named Athlone Town manager for a second time

The Dubliner is expected to take charge after tomorrow’s clash against Shelbourne.

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Bohemians launch investigation over Roddy Collins' claims he reported paedophile at club

The alleged incident took place in 1998.

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Where to next? Roddy Collins parts ways with Waterford United

The 55-year-old has left the SSE Airtricity League First Division club with immediate effect.

# roddy-collins - Monday 18 April, 2016

Cork hit seven (yes, seven) against Waterford tonight

It was an evening to forget for Roddy Collins’ men at Turner’s Cross.

# roddy-collins - Friday 8 April, 2016

Roddy fine could be more 'Game of Thrones' than League of Ireland

Reaction to heavy-handed fine could prompt League of Ireland managers to band together, writes John O’Sullivan.

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Top NFL coach joins Irish Rugby, Roddy's in trouble and all today's sport

Also, Dan Martin tastes success in Spain while Ben Affleck reveals how Conor McGregor helped influence his latest incarnation of Batman.

Roddy Collins fined €1,500 and handed 6-match ban

The FAI have sanctioned the Waterford United boss for critical comments made about the SSE Airtricity League.

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Roddy Collins is managing one of tonight's Europa League finalists?

Waterford United may not be too happy about this development.

# roddy-collins - Saturday 16 May, 2015

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Roddy's back, baby! Collins returns to League of Ireland management

He takes over at Waterford United.

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Brian Kerr on the FAI losing interest in the Airtricity League, Euro 2016 and Roddy Collins

Ruaidhrí Croke chats to Brian Kerr about the current state of Irish football, both internationally and domestically.

# roddy-collins - Friday 26 December, 2014

Power ranking the 27 most memorable soccer quotes of 2014

“Maybe Louis does have a golden willy” and more gems from this year.

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

You won't believe it... Luton Town boss John Still has actually taken a LOI player on trial

Maybe he does believe some are good enough for League Two after all…

# roddy-collins - Monday 22 December, 2014

Who said it: Tony Soprano or Roddy Collins?

Both TV stars in their own right, how well do you know the League of Ireland loud-mouth and the Mob heavyweight?

# roddy-collins - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Joe Schmidt vs Roddy Collins, Walters' delight and the rest of the week's best comments

Andy Carroll took a bit of a hiding too.

# roddy-collins - Friday 12 December, 2014

'It's another nail in the coffin' - Roddy Collins on Friday night Premier League vs LOI

Collins doesn’t think the Premier League’s announcement today will spark much change from the Airtricity League authorities.

# roddy-collins - Thursday 27 November, 2014

'Who is Roddy Collins anyway?' - Buckley 'embarrassed' by recent comments

His criticism of the FAI Cup final was unhelpful, says the St Patrick’s Athletic boss.

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

'This whole conversation's been an embarrassment' - Off the Ball's LOI chat gets heated

The furore from Roddy Collins’ recent controversial comments is showing no sign of relenting.

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

'I'd play League 2 football with my eyes closed' - Keith Fahey hits back at Roddy Collins' claims

The former Ireland international is not happy.

Stuart Byrne column: Unfair to cast aspersions about the league after one match

In his final column of the season, Stuey discusses Roddy’s remarks and how improvements can be made to marketing the LOI.

# roddy-collins - Monday 3 November, 2014

Collins' comments are an unfair assessment of football in Ireland

Collins has brought up the classic League of Ireland debate again.

Collins: Public are deluded about standard of domestic football

Collins called yesterday’s FAI Cup final embarrassing.

# roddy-collins - Friday 23 May, 2014

The draw days are over for impressive Derry City

The Peter Hutton era, at the Brandywell, is off to a successful start.

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Roddy Collins: 'I can take stick, but when I see my kids and wife taking it, that galls me'

The former Derry boss admitted to feeling a “bit raw” after losing his job.

# roddy-collins - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Hutton appointed first team manager in place of Roddy Collins at Derry City

The former centre back made over 600 appearances for the Candystripes during his playing career.

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: A manager must assert himself. He can't be seen to be weak

This week, our regular LOI expert assesses Roddy Collins’ short reign and recent departure from Derry City.

The word of Rod: celebrating the wisdom of Roddy Collins

The former Derry City manager is always entertaining.

# roddy-collins - Sunday 11 May, 2014

James McClean has his say on Roddy Collins' exit from Derry City

The former Candystripes winger has suggested that Roddy’s ego is ‘bigger than the club’.

Roddy Collins parts company with Derry City after six months in charge

The former Bohemians boss has departed the SSE Airtricity League side, the club announced this evening.

# roddy-collins - Friday 18 April, 2014

More pressure on Roddy as Bray let Derry off the hook

Honours even at the Carlisle Grounds after Bray miss a first-half penalty.

# roddy-collins - Friday 11 April, 2014

Curran helps Derry overcome early setback against former club Athlone

The Candystripes were behind after 15 minutes, but claimed all three points thanks to a brilliant Michael Duffy strike.

# roddy-collins - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Dundalk's Hoban hits back at Roddy's talk of 'cowardly' challenge on Derry player

Derry defender Ryan McBride is expected to remain in hospital tonight as he continue his recovery.

# roddy-collins - Friday 28 March, 2014

'Roddy will have Derry fired up as the champions are coming to town' - Mark Quigley

The St Patrick’s Athletic striker is expecting a stern test from the winless Candystripes.

# roddy-collins - Monday 10 March, 2014

Roddy worried that an English club will stump up the cash to poach Cliff Byrne

Derry skipper led from the rear in last night’s 1-1 draw at Shamrock Rovers.

# roddy-collins - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Late Kilduff header earns Rovers a point against Collins' Derry LOI

Late Kilduff header earns Rovers a point against Collins' Derry

Derry had a chance to secure the victory, but Rory Patterson missed a one-on-one late on.

Roddy: We're the strongest team in the league -- but all the pressure is on Rovers today

Roddy Collins returns to Tallaght this evening to take on (one of his many) former clubs, Shamrock Rovers.

# roddy-collins - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Derry City sign 5-year-old 'Wee' Oliver

Roddy Collins’ side made the young fan’s day as part of a fundraising project for surgery to help him walk.

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