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Dublin: 13 °C Wednesday 14 November, 2018

Today’s News

Omagh bombing, a united cause and Griffin’s 30 yard strike: when Northern Ireland came to Dublin in 1999 and won Coming Together This post contains videos

Omagh bombing, a united cause and Griffin’s 30 yard strike: when Northern Ireland came to Dublin in 1999 and won

In May 1999 a charity match was organised to raise funds for victims of the Omagh bombing. Northern Ireland defender Danny Griffin recalls the game and his winning goal in Dublin.

Yesterday’s News

Galway-born striker Connolly scores brilliant hat-trick for Brighton in Checkatrade Trophy

Aaron Connolly moved to Brighton from Mervue United in the summer on 2016 on a two-year deal.

Monday 12 November, 2018

'We want to work with players who are hungry': Bohemians sign Wolves midfielder and Sunderland goalkeeper

Both James Talbot and Conor Levingston have represented Ireland at youth level all the way up to U19s.

Sunday 11 November, 2018

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny uses PFAI awards speech to highlight homelessness

The Lilywhites manager spoke passionately about homelessness in Ireland after being named Premier Division Manager of the Year.

As it happened: Liverpool vs Fulham, Premier League

We went minute-by-minute as Liverpool welcomed Fulham to Anfield in the Premier League.

Double-winner Michael Duffy named PFAI Player of the Year following stellar season with Dundalk

It was a successful night for Dundalk with Stephen Kenny collecting Manager of the Year and Jamie McGrath named Young Player of the Year.

Saturday 10 November, 2018

Promising Ireland U21 striker Curtis named man-of-the-match after FA Cup debut

Ronan Curtis put in a commanding display as Portsmouth eased past Maidenhead United 4-0 on Saturday.

Ireland striker Jarrett named Player of the Year after scoring 27 goals during injury-hit season

Rianna Jarrett starred during a 2018 campaign where Wexford Youths collected the WNL title, FAI Cup and Development Shield.

23-year-old former Trinity College student and Bohemians winger Ben Mohamed wins African Champions League

Ayman Ben Mohamed was raised in Dublin and spent time with UCD, Longford Town and Bohemians.

Thursday 8 November, 2018

'I think I can really kick on and score a lot of goals': Ex-Shamrock Rovers striker agrees to join city rivals St Pat's New Signing This post contains videos

'I think I can really kick on and score a lot of goals': Ex-Shamrock Rovers striker agrees to join city rivals St Pat's

Gary Shaw was the Hoops’ top goalscorer and Player of the Season in 2017.

'It's good to have him back' - Apologetic Kyle Lafferty returns to Northern Ireland squad for Dublin friendy

Michael O’Neill’s men take on Ireland next Thursday before rounding off their Nations League campaign against Austria.

Wednesday 7 November, 2018

Waterford sign promising ex-Ireland underage international and West Brom midfielder Elbouzedi

The 20-year-old joins Waterford off the back of an impressive 2018 where the club sealed Europa League football for next summer.

Keane, Duffer and Mohan: 6 candidates to replace Noel King as Ireland U21 manager

The FAI are looking for a new U21 manager after Noel King departed his role after eight years in charge.

Here are the 6 nominations for Bord Gáis Energy Sports Book of the Year

You can vote for your favourite sports book of the year now.

Tuesday 6 November, 2018

As it happened: Red Star Belgrade vs Liverpool, Champions League Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Red Star Belgrade vs Liverpool, Champions League

We went minute-by-minute as 1991 European Cup winners Red Star welcomed Jurgen Klopp’s Reds to the Marakana.

16-year-old Ireland striker Troy Parrott scores for Tottenham in Uefa Youth League against PSV

The Dubliner has impressed since joining the London club from Belvedere in July.

'Football has to stick together': Seamus Coleman explains reason for €5,000 donation to Sean Cox

The Everton defender said ‘rivalries go out the window’ after making a sizeable donation to help the injured Liverpool fan.

PFAI calls on English and Scottish FA's to investigate 'all incidents of anti-Irish discrimination'

The PFAI and Show Racism the Red Card have stood in solidarity with James McClean and Neil Lennon.

Monday 5 November, 2018

Caulfield: 'I understand that a lot of people wouldn't have any grá for Cork, but it doesn't bother me'

Cork City manager John Caulfield spoke about his disappointment at losing Sunday’s FAI Cup final to Dundalk.

'I didn't expect to be getting three titles this year': Four-time All-Ireland champion the match-winner for Wexford From Camogie To Soccer This post contains videos

'I didn't expect to be getting three titles this year': Four-time All-Ireland champion the match-winner for Wexford

Katrina Parrock reflects on scoring the winning goal for Wexford Youths in the Women’s FAI Cup final.

Losing FAI Cup final was unthinkable for double-winner Stephen Kenny Magic Of The Cup This post contains videos

Losing FAI Cup final was unthinkable for double-winner Stephen Kenny

The Dundalk manager had lost back-to-back FAI Cup finals before yesterday, but secured another double with a 2-1 win against Cork City on Sunday.

Sunday 4 November, 2018

'I get slagged so much for not heading the ball, I think I was due one' - FAI Cup hero McEleney Use Your Noggin This post contains videos

'I get slagged so much for not heading the ball, I think I was due one' - FAI Cup hero McEleney

Man-of-the-match Patrick McEleney was elated with his 73rd minute winner for Dundalk on Sunday.

McEleney the FAI Cup hero as Dundalk bag second double in four years before 30,412 spectators Double Delight This post contains videos

McEleney the FAI Cup hero as Dundalk bag second double in four years before 30,412 spectators

Goals from Sean Hoare and Patrick McEleney helped Dundalk secure the FAI Cup on Sunday.

Parrock strike proves decisive as Wexford Youths seal league and cup double at the Aviva Cup Final This post contains videos

Parrock strike proves decisive as Wexford Youths seal league and cup double at the Aviva

Tom Elmes’ side secured the Women’s FAI Cup on Sunday afternoon to add to their Women’s National League title.

'We have had a great season winning the league. It would be a perfect season for us if we could win the double'

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny looks ahead to this afternoon’s FAI Cup final against Cork City.

'You can't take any medal for granted. There are players that go their whole career without getting to a cup final'

Now in his seventh season at Oriel Park, John Mountney looks ahead to Dundalk’s FAI Cup final against Cork City later today.

'In PE class a fella turns around and says: lads she’s playing in the Aviva next week, so go easy on the tackles'

Ireland and Peamount United striker Amber Barrett looks ahead to today’s Women’s FAI Cup final and reflects on a whirlwind 18 months.

Saturday 3 November, 2018

'I was standing on a cottage roof, freezing to death, shovelling snow. I think: do you want to go back to that?'

Wexford Youths manager Tom Elmes moved to Ireland aged 21 from Birmingham. On Sunday he will try and secure a league and cup double at the Aviva Stadium.

'We were unlucky in 2016 and lost on penalties last year. If anyone looked like winning those games, it was us'

Brian Gartland looks ahead to Sunday’s FAI Cup final against Cork City where Dundalk are aiming to secure the double.

Friday 2 November, 2018

'We paid €650 for a bus to Galway and no linesmen showed up. It's a complete lack of respect'

Galway and Limerick played their final WNL game of the season on Sunday, but a goalkeeping coach and another local man had to act as the referee’s assistants.

'Getting suited and booted on cup final morning, it's a real highlight in your career'

Defender Dane Massey looks ahead to Sunday’s FAI Cup final, where Dundalk will look to seal the double.

Thursday 1 November, 2018

'Losing 5-0 on telly was demoralising... but we knew if we got another crack at a cup final we'd give it a good lash' Cup Final This post contains videos

'Losing 5-0 on telly was demoralising... but we knew if we got another crack at a cup final we'd give it a good lash'

Wexford captain Kylie Murphy looks ahead to Sunday’s Women’s FAI Cup final against Peamount United.

'I was lucky to win a league in England in 2012, but I thought them days would never come back'

Ronan Murray spent the early part of his career at Ipswich, Swindon and Notts County but now has the chance to win a historic double with Dundalk.

Wednesday 31 October, 2018

'He's never played at the Aviva Stadium before, but you can't be sentimental about these things'

Patrick Hoban is facing a race to be fit for Sunday’s FAI Cup final against Cork City after suffering a swollen ankle.

Monday 29 October, 2018

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach Speaking Out This post contains videos

'We’re murdering each other every day. Other countries don’t go through this' - Golden State Warriors coach

Steve Kerr spoke about the threat of gun violence in America after 11 people were shot dead in Pittsburgh.

'I have never known an owner so popular' - Former Leicester City manager Martin O'Neill pays tribute

The Ireland manager paid tribute to late Leicester City owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who tragically passed away over the weekend.

Sunday 28 October, 2018

'I'm a mum of two small girls and work full time. Running is my hobby and I'm on a podium with two Ethiopian girls'

Lizzie Lee claimed the Irish women’s national title in Sunday’s Dublin Marathon.

As it happened: Man United vs Everton, Premier League

We went minute-by-minute as Manchester United welcome Marco Silva’s Everton to Old Trafford.

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

Friday 26 October, 2018

Andy Keogh says Usain Bolt's first touch is 'like a trampoline' after arrival in Australia Bounce Bounce This post contains videos

Andy Keogh says Usain Bolt's first touch is 'like a trampoline' after arrival in Australia

The Ireland striker said the Olympic gold medalist’s presence in the A-League was ‘like a kick in the teeth’.

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