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#domestic matters

# domestic-matters - Friday 18 October, 2019

Friday night Dublin derby tops the bill in this weekend's All-Ireland League action

Your Division 1A and 1B previews are right here.

# domestic-matters - Monday 22 July, 2019

Friday nights and double-headers feature strongly in next season's AIL fixture list

The new campaign gets underway on 4 October.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Dual star Noonan on the double as Cork City put Kilkenny to the sword

The hosts were emphatic winners in today’s Women’s National League game at Bishopstown.

# domestic-matters - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

IRFU secures new five-year sponsorship deal for All-Ireland League

Energia are also coming on board to sponsor the Women’s AIL on a long-term agreement.

# domestic-matters - Friday 12 April, 2019

Key clashes at the top and bottom as AIL season enters final weekend

Here is what on the line in Division 1A this weekend.

# domestic-matters - Friday 7 December, 2018

Recent Leinster debutants set for return to AIL club action over the weekend

Patrick Patterson and Jack Kelly among a host of provincial players due to line out in club colours.

# domestic-matters - Friday 23 November, 2018

Limerick derby the highlight fixture of the All-Ireland League weekend

There are a number of interesting ties in Division 1A on Friday and Saturday.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Clontarf stay top as Shannon, Lansdowne and Dublin University record big wins

Here’s what happened in the AIL this weekend.

# domestic-matters - Friday 2 November, 2018

McCarthy, fit-again O'Mahony and Byrne set for AIL action this weekend

What’s happening on the club scene this weekend? We’ve got your bumper preview right here.

# domestic-matters - Friday 12 October, 2018

Henry returns to his club roots as the AIL gets set for another big weekend

Here is your preview of the weekend’s AIL Division 1A and 1B action.

# domestic-matters - Thursday 4 October, 2018

'I need to get that degree first': O'Sullivan happy to bide his time in AIL

The Lansdowne back row spent the summer on trial at London Irish.

# domestic-matters - Friday 27 April, 2018

It's a big weekend in the Ulster Bank League as we reach the semi-final stage

Lansdowne, Garryowen, Terenure and Cork Con are all still in the hunt for domestic glory.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 21 April, 2018

All-Ireland showdown awaits as holders UL Bohs and Old Belvedere go head-to-head

It’s a showpiece day for the women’s domestic game in Portlaoise.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 8 April, 2018

UL Bohs and Railway run riot in the final round of the Women's All-Ireland League

Old Belvedere also recorded victory on Sunday.

# domestic-matters - Friday 6 April, 2018

Relegation dogfight and play-off race take centre stage on a big weekend of AIL rugby

We’re reaching the business end of the season.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'Looking back now, I made the right decision as playing for Con helped shape my career'

After helping Ireland win the Grand Slam last weekend, Peter O’Mahony tells The42 how his time in the Ulster Bank League made him the player he has become.

Ireland internationals inspire Railway Union to All-Ireland glory

Blackrock and Tullamore also claimed silverware at Dubarry Park yesterday.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 11 March, 2018

AIL round-up: Quinlan's left boot condemns leaders Lansdowne to defeat

Here’s what happened in the Ulster Bank Leagues over the weekend.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Lansdowne back to winning ways and Garryowen power past UCD

Here is what happened in the Ulster Bank Leagues over the weekend.

# domestic-matters - Friday 12 January, 2018

Cork Con's drive for six continues as Bateman Cup reaches semi-final stage

Division 1A giants Lansdowne and holders Cork Constitution are in action on Saturday.

# domestic-matters - Friday 15 December, 2017

Two-in-a-row chasing Leinster set for inter-pro title showdown with Munster at Thomond

The final day of the 2017 women’s inter-provincial series takes place on Saturday.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 2 December, 2017

Jack Ringrose and Harry Byrne impress for UCD but Lansdowne maintain 100% record

Here’s what happened in the Ulster Bank Leagues today.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 19 November, 2017

UL Bohs showed just why they're the defending AIL champions today

Here’s what happened in the Women’s AIL earlier.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Table-toppers Lansdowne face Garryowen in classic clash and all of the weekend's AIL previews

All of your Ulster Bank League previews are right here.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 28 October, 2017

# domestic-matters - Friday 27 October, 2017

Table-toppers Terenure face last season's runners-up and all of the weekend's AIL previews

All of your Ulster Bank League previews are right here.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Downey back in the Clontarf jersey and all of today's Ulster Bank League action

Reports from today’s three Division 1A games, and another from last night.

# domestic-matters - Friday 6 October, 2017

Andrew Porter back in AIL action with UCD and all of the weekend's previews

Division 1A leaders Terenure College host Garryowen in one of the standout fixtures of the weekend.

# domestic-matters - Friday 15 September, 2017

The new Ulster Bank League season starts this weekend and here are your big match previews

We take a closer look at the games in Division 1A and Division 1B.

# domestic-matters - Monday 14 August, 2017

Dublin derby between Shels and Shamrock Rovers headlines the FAI Cup second round

The clubs have won the competition 31 times between them and they’ll lock horns at Tolka Park.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 22 July, 2017

FAI boss insists Bray turmoil was 'unforeseeable', defends current licensing system

The association’s director of competitions Fran Gavin says they will meet with the club next week to receive assurances on its financial stability.

# domestic-matters - Monday 13 March, 2017

Dinny Corcoran continues his prolific form to hand Bohs deserved win in Limerick

The striker has now scored four goals this campaign.

# domestic-matters - Friday 24 February, 2017

The return of the LOI is like going back to school - it opens up a world of possibilities

‘Today, I’ll be sprinting back to the sport I love,’ writes our League of Ireland columnist John O’Sullivan.

# domestic-matters - Thursday 15 December, 2016

10 things to come out of today's strange League of Ireland Brand Report launch

Brand expert Jonathan Gabay gave his presentation in Dublin this evening.

# domestic-matters - Sunday 27 November, 2016

Lansdowne move top and all of the reports from another action-packed weekend of UBL rugby

There were also wins for Cork Con, Clontarf, UCD and Garryowen.

# domestic-matters - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Young Munster maintain lead at top of UBL but Lansdowne hot on their heels

Here is your round-up of Saturday’s Ulster Bank League Division 1A action.

# domestic-matters - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Horgan: Five or six LOI players good enough to play for Ireland

The winger has had a special few years at Oriel Park.

# domestic-matters - Friday 26 August, 2016

McMillan's strike enough to give Stephen Kenny's Dundalk victory on return to league action

The Lilywhites are four poinst clear at the top of the League of Ireland.

# domestic-matters - Thursday 25 August, 2016

First for Irish football as FAI to broadcast league game live on YouTube this weekend

Former Ireland international Stephen Elliot will be part of the coverage.

# domestic-matters - Friday 5 August, 2016

'Instead of a standing ovation, John Delaney became Marie Antoinette'

League of Ireland columnist John O’Sullivan on why a measly injection of funding was the last thing clubs needed from the FAI.

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