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#Championship

# championship - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

League debut for Irish U21 international McNamara as Millwall hold high-flying Bournemouth
# Making His Bow
# Making His Bow

League debut for Irish U21 international McNamara as Millwall hold high-flying Bournemouth

Tue 10:11 PM 4,496 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, QPR were 2-0 winners away to Luton Town.

# championship - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Irish midfielder Jayson Molumby completes loan move to Championship
# On The Move
# On The Move

Irish midfielder Jayson Molumby completes loan move to Championship

Jan 5th 2021, 9:13 PM 12,075 Views 5 Comments

The Waterford native has joined Preston until the end of the season.

# championship - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Irish international Alan Browne strikes late to end Rooney's unbeaten start with Derby
# Matchwinner
# Matchwinner

Irish international Alan Browne strikes late to end Rooney's unbeaten start with Derby

Dec 26th 2020, 5:43 PM 5,178 Views 7 Comments

The Preston skipper was central to all the action in a dramatic 1-0 win.

# championship - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Irish U21 international Danny Grant leaves Bohs for Huddersfield Town
# Grant Opportunity
# Grant Opportunity

Irish U21 international Danny Grant leaves Bohs for Huddersfield Town

Dec 19th 2020, 7:48 PM 5,049 Views 3 Comments

The PFAI Young Player of the Year has signed a contract running to 2023 with the Championship club.

Norwich stride clear at top of the Championship
# Tier Two
# Tier Two

Norwich stride clear at top of the Championship

Dec 19th 2020, 5:46 PM 2,288 Views 0 Comments

Keiren Westwood was the pick of the Irish players, keeping a clean sheet in what proved to be Tony Pulis’ first win as Sheffield Wednesday manager.

# championship - Friday 18 December, 2020

Irish contingent to the fore as Preston extend Bristol City’s losing run
# Championship Matters
# Championship Matters

Irish contingent to the fore as Preston extend Bristol City’s losing run

Dec 18th 2020, 11:06 PM 4,889 Views 1 Comment

Daniel Johnson’s first-half penalty inflicted a third straight loss on the Robins, with Sean Maguire and Alan Browne impressing.

# championship - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Irish international Collins has penalty disallowed in bizarre circumstances in Luton defeat
# Out Of Luck
# Out Of Luck

Irish international Collins has penalty disallowed in bizarre circumstances in Luton defeat

Updated Dec 16th 2020, 10:33 PM 7,241 Views 3 Comments

Collins had a spot kick goal ruled out for a double movement.

# championship - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Stanislas scores again as Bournemouth go top with narrow win over struggling Wycombe
# Football League
# Football League

Stanislas scores again as Bournemouth go top with narrow win over struggling Wycombe

Dec 15th 2020, 11:40 PM 2,355 Views 0 Comments

It was a relatively quiet evening for Irish players in the Football League but Bournemouth are sitting pretty in the Championship.

# championship - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Christie nabs assist in defeat to leaders Norwich while O'Dowda plays role in Bristol win
# Wrap
# Wrap

Christie nabs assist in defeat to leaders Norwich while O'Dowda plays role in Bristol win

Dec 9th 2020, 10:53 PM 2,356 Views 0 Comments

There were six Championship games down for decision this evening.

# championship - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

QPR players take a knee while celebrating goal against Millwall
# Response
# Response

QPR players take a knee while celebrating goal against Millwall

Dec 8th 2020, 10:30 PM 8,635 Views 7 Comments

Millwall fans booed the gesture ahead of last Saturday’s game with Derby.

# championship - Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Ireland striker's sixth goal of the season helps inflict shock defeat on Championship leaders
# The Joy Of Six
# The Joy Of Six

Ireland striker's sixth goal of the season helps inflict shock defeat on Championship leaders

Dec 2nd 2020, 10:56 PM 12,224 Views 0 Comments

James Collins scored in Luton Town’s win over Norwich City.

# championship - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Ten-man Norwich fend off Stoke fightback to stay top, while Bournemouth keep pace in second
# Championship
# Championship

Ten-man Norwich fend off Stoke fightback to stay top, while Bournemouth keep pace in second

Nov 24th 2020, 10:45 PM 4,716 Views 0 Comments

The top two pulled further clear in the promotion chase following their respective relegations from the Premier League last season.

# championship - Saturday 31 October, 2020

As it happened: Cork v Waterford and Dublin v Kilkenny - Saturday hurling match tracker
# Championship
# Championship

As it happened: Cork v Waterford and Dublin v Kilkenny - Saturday hurling match tracker

Oct 31st 2020, 3:00 PM 63,657 Views 6 Comments

Couple of huge hurling championship games today in Semple Stadium and Croke Park.

'It'd be a lovely Christmas present this year to be playing in Croke Park on the Sunday before it'
# Winter Wonderland
# Winter Wonderland

'It'd be a lovely Christmas present this year to be playing in Croke Park on the Sunday before it'

Oct 31st 2020, 8:00 AM 17,292 Views 3 Comments

The All-Ireland ladies football senior championship is off the mark – and it’s shaping up to be one to remember.

# championship - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Irish internationals at the wheel as Millwall move up to fourth in the Championship
# Looking Up
# Looking Up

Irish internationals at the wheel as Millwall move up to fourth in the Championship

Oct 28th 2020, 10:16 PM 8,068 Views 2 Comments

Alex Pearce and Shaun Williams have formed part of an interim managerial trio in the absence of Gary Rowett.

# championship - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Browne and McClean both hit the net in Championship wins as Idah sees red late on
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

Browne and McClean both hit the net in Championship wins as Idah sees red late on

Oct 24th 2020, 6:41 PM 7,405 Views 1 Comment

Browne scored twice as Preston defeated Huddersfield.

Ruthless Kilkenny fire home 6-23 to bring high-flying Westmeath back down to earth
# Camogie
# Camogie

Ruthless Kilkenny fire home 6-23 to bring high-flying Westmeath back down to earth

Oct 24th 2020, 5:07 PM 9,422 Views 0 Comments

Denise Gaule and Miriam Walsh impressed for the Cats as Brian Dowling’s side maintained their good start to the All-Ireland camogie championship.

# championship - Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Idah creates late winner for Norwich while Hughton's Forest rescue point
# Championship
# Championship

Idah creates late winner for Norwich while Hughton's Forest rescue point

Oct 20th 2020, 10:56 PM 5,926 Views 0 Comments

Reading, meanwhile, went top of the league with victory over Wycombe.

# championship - Friday 16 October, 2020

No shortage of live championship action as RTÉ unveil upcoming GAA coverage
# On The Box
# On The Box

No shortage of live championship action as RTÉ unveil upcoming GAA coverage

Oct 16th 2020, 10:02 AM 16,889 Views 16 Comments

League clashes, provincial showdowns and All-Ireland finals will all be shown live by the national broadcaster.

World Cup holders South Africa pull out of Rugby Championship
# No Go
# No Go

World Cup holders South Africa pull out of Rugby Championship

Updated Oct 16th 2020, 7:42 AM 13,046 Views 7 Comments

They could face the Lions next July having not played since the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.

# championship - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Rugby Australia boss takes swipe at New Zealand following Sunday's 'wondrously ironic' draw
# Rivalry
# Rivalry

Rugby Australia boss takes swipe at New Zealand following Sunday's 'wondrously ironic' draw

Oct 13th 2020, 11:21 AM 15,616 Views 8 Comments

‘All year we’ve been told that we can’t compete…’

# championship - Saturday 26 September, 2020

McClean returns to starting line-up in Stoke win

McClean returns to starting line-up in Stoke win

Sep 26th 2020, 5:21 PM 6,987 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere in the football league, there were bittersweet days for Kieran Sadlier and Ryan Cassidy.

# championship - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Irish international Arter joins Championship club in permanent deal
# Arter Effect
# Arter Effect

Irish international Arter joins Championship club in permanent deal

Sep 22nd 2020, 9:02 PM 15,955 Views 12 Comments

The midfielder has left Bournemouth for Nottingham Forest.

# championship - Saturday 12 September, 2020

6 young Irish players to watch in England this season
# Potential
# Potential

6 young Irish players to watch in England this season

Sep 12th 2020, 7:00 AM 37,001 Views 17 Comments

We take a look at six young Irish players who might make the breakthrough at club level this season.

# championship - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Irish U21 international earns contract extension at QPR
# Birthday Present
# Birthday Present

Irish U21 international earns contract extension at QPR

Sep 8th 2020, 11:32 AM 10,620 Views 1 Comment

Conor Masterson has extended his stay at Loftus Road.

# championship - Sunday 23 August, 2020

The Irish Liverpool fan who grew up to captain them
# Dreams
# Dreams

The Irish Liverpool fan who grew up to captain them

Aug 23rd 2020, 10:00 AM 25,229 Views 10 Comments

Ireland international Niamh Fahey on being appointed the Reds’ new skipper.

# championship - Thursday 20 August, 2020

GAA still planning for 2020 championships and set to give funds to county boards
# Statement
# Statement

GAA still planning for 2020 championships and set to give funds to county boards

Aug 20th 2020, 7:09 PM 19,401 Views 12 Comments

Counties were also asked to double down in their fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.

# championship - Friday 14 August, 2020

Irish international Williams takes player/coach role at Millwall
# Promotion
# Promotion

Irish international Williams takes player/coach role at Millwall

Aug 14th 2020, 4:30 PM 6,681 Views 3 Comments

Shaun Williams will be part of Gary Rowett’s coaching staff from next season.

# championship - Monday 10 August, 2020

Live TV coverage of two games as Kerry county senior championship opening round fixtures announced
# Kingdom Clashes
# Kingdom Clashes

Live TV coverage of two games as Kerry county senior championship opening round fixtures announced

Aug 10th 2020, 6:58 PM 16,661 Views 1 Comment

The first of the knockout battles takes place on Friday, 21 August.

# championship - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Fulham back in the Premier League after play-off win over Brentford
# Bounced Back
# Bounced Back

Fulham back in the Premier League after play-off win over Brentford

Aug 4th 2020, 10:35 PM 11,291 Views 15 Comments

Scott Parker’s Cottagers were 2-1 winners after extra time at Wembley.

# championship - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Former Sligo boss Cook resigns from struggling Wigan
# Leaving Latics
# Leaving Latics

Former Sligo boss Cook resigns from struggling Wigan

Jul 29th 2020, 11:53 AM 5,249 Views 2 Comments

The 53-year-old was unable to keep the Latics clear of the relegation zone after their 12-point penalty.

# championship - Monday 27 July, 2020

Christie features as Fulham take charge of Championship play-off semi-final
# Advantage
# Advantage

Christie features as Fulham take charge of Championship play-off semi-final

Jul 27th 2020, 10:05 PM 10,325 Views 6 Comments

Scott Parker’s side defeated Cardiff 2-0 in the first leg tonight.

# championship - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Cook feeling 'physically sick' as final-day draw leaves Wigan facing relegation
# Heartbreak
# Heartbreak

Cook feeling 'physically sick' as final-day draw leaves Wigan facing relegation

Jul 23rd 2020, 10:46 AM 4,464 Views 1 Comment

Facing a 12-point deduction for entering administration, a win against Fulham last night would have made Wigan safe.

# championship - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Luton and Barnsley survive in the Championship as Charlton, Wigan and Hull face the drop
# Relegation
# Relegation

Luton and Barnsley survive in the Championship as Charlton, Wigan and Hull face the drop

Jul 22nd 2020, 9:47 PM 5,160 Views 5 Comments

Ireland striker James Collins was amongst the goalscorers for Luton.

Man Utd edge closer to Champions League after West Ham draw
# All Square
# All Square

Man Utd edge closer to Champions League after West Ham draw

Jul 22nd 2020, 8:13 PM 28,312 Views 45 Comments

Paul Pogba conceded a first-half penalty but Mason Greenwood struck after the interval to lift United into third place.

# championship - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Champions Leeds continue celebrations with convincing victory at Derby
# Leeding The Way
# Leeding The Way

Champions Leeds continue celebrations with convincing victory at Derby

Jul 19th 2020, 5:05 PM 7,003 Views 3 Comments

Marcelo Bielsa’s side were confirmed as Championship title winners on Saturday.

Huddersfield Town sack Danny Cowley after 10 months in charge
# Terriers
# Terriers

Huddersfield Town sack Danny Cowley after 10 months in charge

Jul 19th 2020, 3:36 PM 6,070 Views 2 Comments

His assistant, brother Nicky, is also leaving the Terriers, despite their shock win over West Brom on Friday.

# championship - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Irish U21 international's first career goal helps end Millwall's promotion hopes
# Championship
# Championship

Irish U21 international's first career goal helps end Millwall's promotion hopes

Jul 18th 2020, 5:22 PM 9,289 Views 11 Comments

Elsewhere, Fulham saw off Sheffield Wednesday to set up a thrilling finale in the race for the Premier League.

Leeds United going up as champions after Brentford stumble in promotion race
# Can't Be Caught
# Can't Be Caught

Leeds United going up as champions after Brentford stumble in promotion race

Jul 18th 2020, 2:42 PM 7,490 Views 7 Comments

It’s an added bonus for the Elland Road outfit, whose return to the Premier League was confirmed last night.

# championship - Friday 17 July, 2020

O'Shea goal not enough for West Brom as defeat sends Leeds to Premier League
# Going Up
# Going Up

O'Shea goal not enough for West Brom as defeat sends Leeds to Premier League

Jul 17th 2020, 7:34 PM 33,368 Views 58 Comments

The Dubliner grabbed a vital equaliser for the Baggies, but they were unable to capitalise.

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