This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 6 °C Saturday 19 October, 2019

#Football League

# football-league - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Bolton Wanderers back from the brink as takeover deal completed

The League One club had been given 14 days to find a buyer or face extinction.

# football-league - Monday 22 July, 2019

'He's really been through the mill' - Irish midfielder requires three operations due to blood poisoning

Cambridge United midfielder Gary Deegan spent 10 days in hospital as a result of the condition.

# football-league - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Heartbreak for Irish players as Notts County drop out of the Football League for the first time ever

There was joy, meanwhile, for Sol Campbell’s Macclesfield Town, as a 1-1 draw with Cambridge saw them survive.

# football-league - Sunday 7 April, 2019

Football League 'saddened, disappointed and angered' by more alleged racist abuse

There were several incidents reported this weekend.

# football-league - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Randolph and McGeady among 4 Irish players recognised for their outstanding displays this season

James Collins and Jay O’Shea have also been honoured.

# football-league - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Cluxton and McCaffrey drop out as Dublin name team to face Tyrone

The two sides met in last year’s All-Ireland final.

# football-league - Friday 1 February, 2019

One-time Ireland international joins side rock bottom of the Football League

Dubliner Michael Doyle has dropped down a division, leaving Coventry for Notts County.

# football-league - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Poll: Who do you think will lift the Division 1 football league crown? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will lift the Division 1 football league crown?

Dublin are the reigning champions, can they be stopped this spring?

# football-league - Friday 2 March, 2018

English club denies cover-up of Barry Bennell's sexual abuse and says it won't hold internal investigation

The former Crewe Alexandra youth coach was sentenced to 31 years in jail for 43 offences against young boys last month.

# football-league - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Gary Speed not among Bennell victims, family says

The family of former Wales coach Gary Speed have said he was not a victim of Barry Bennell.

# football-league - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Glenn Whelan bagged an own-goal and four more Irish players were on the scoresheet last night Football League This post contains videos

Glenn Whelan bagged an own-goal and four more Irish players were on the scoresheet last night

Daryl Murphy, Conor Hourihane, Aiden O’Brien and David Meyler were all on target in the Championship.

# football-league - Sunday 14 May, 2017

The eco-warrior millionaire, his vegan club and historic Football League promotion

It’s been quite the journey for Dale Vince and his Forest Green Rovers side.

# football-league - Monday 20 March, 2017

Three Irish players named in League Two TOTY and Hoolahan up for EFL goal of the year

David Forde, Enda Stevens and Graham Carey have all had fine seasons.

# football-league - Monday 20 February, 2017

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle moved a step closer to a Premier League return tonight

Newcastle United swiftly to top spot and piled further misery on Aston Villa.

# football-league - Saturday 7 January, 2017

'China can become world's top football league'

The country has made headlines in recent weeks thanks to jaw-dropping megabucks moves for Argentina striker Carlos Tevez and Brazil playmaker Oscar.

# football-league - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Football League rules out possibility of incorporating the Old Firm or Premier League 'B' teams

Celtic and Rangers, as well as Premier League ‘B’ teams, will not be included in changes to the English league pyramid, the EFL has confirmed.

# football-league - Monday 29 August, 2016

Celtic and Rangers could join revamped English Football League

The changes would take effect from 2019.

# football-league - Sunday 7 August, 2016

Watch: Chris Forrester's super strike and all the other Irish goals from the Football League

There were Irish goalscorers in all three divisions.

# football-league - Saturday 6 August, 2016

Back with a bang! Hoolahan, Hourihane, Stokes and Forrester among the Irish scorers today

Plus, the best of the rest from the Championship, League One and League Two.

Chris Forrester and 11 other Irish players that could shine in League One this season

The new League One season starts later this afternoon.

# football-league - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Man United, Arsenal and Liverpool reject invite to field teams in revamped EFL Trophy

Six Premier League clubs turned down the chance to partake in the competition.

# football-league - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Newcastle will begin their season on a Friday for the first time in the club's history

The fixtures for the new Football League season were announced this morning.

# football-league - Monday 18 April, 2016

Ireland's Alan Judge makes Football League Team of the Season

Burnley’s Joey Barton and Andre Gray were also among the in-form players recognised.

# football-league - Saturday 7 November, 2015

James McClean a lone wolf in face of poppy pressure

The Ireland international has remained steadfast in his position, despite annual episodes of abuse.

# football-league - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Quiz: Can you match the Irish player with his Football League club?

Put your knowledge to the test.

# football-league - Monday 17 August, 2015

Ireland goalkeeper an injury worry after being taken to hospital with bruised kidney

Meanwhile, Chris Hughton’s Brighton sit top of the Championship as the only club in the division with a 100% record.

# football-league - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

20 Irish players to watch out for in the Football League this season

We’ve picked out a select few who we feel will make an impression throughout the course of the year.

# football-league - Sunday 2 August, 2015

'I got stuck in a rut at Aston Villa but now it's a new season, a new club and a fresh start'

We look ahead to the Football League season with Portsmouth’s Enda Stevens.

# football-league - Sunday 17 May, 2015

Bristol Rovers' manager does 'a Van Gaal' just before Conference play-off penalty shootout

The tactic worked a treat as Darrell Clarke’s side beat Grimsby to return to the Football League.

# football-league - Monday 1 December, 2014

After sacking three managers this year, Leeds owner Massimo Cellino may be forced to quit

The controversial Italian has failed the Football League’s Owners’ and Directors’ Test.

# football-league - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Let the best stay but get rid of mediocre foreigners - FA chief

The FA has announced proposals to cut the number of players from outside the European Union.

# football-league - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Bristol Rovers manager reduced to tears after their relegation from the Football League

Pirate boss Darrell Clarke couldn’t help getting emotional after they were sent to the Conference yesterday.

# football-league - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Win over Bolton sees Premier League-bound Foxes crowned champions

Lloyd Dyer’s goal helped Leicester City to a 1-0 victory meaning they claimed the Championship title this evening.

# football-league - Monday 24 March, 2014

English football league bar businessman Cellino from taking over Leeds United

More uncertainty for Leeds United.

# football-league - Thursday 27 February, 2014

Alan Brogan was never going to lose his class - Barry Cahill

Meanwhile, the former Dublin half back says we have an ‘interesting four-week period ahead.’

# football-league - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Here's the proposed 2014 National Football League fixture list

The provisional fixture programme has been released for next spring’s action.

# football-league - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Moyes must find the magic quickly to win over Old Trafford faithful

The Wayne Rooney saga, the failure to sign big-name players – life for the new manager has a complicated and desperate air.

# football-league - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Jeff Stelling threatens to thrash Sky Sports vidiprinter with a hammer Outsourcing This post contains videos

Jeff Stelling threatens to thrash Sky Sports vidiprinter with a hammer

The rolling scores machine went AWOL for over an hour and a half as football league goals rained in.

# football-league - Wednesday 17 July, 2013

Celtic expect in-demand Hooper to leave

The SPL champions face Cliftonville in Belfast tonight in the a Champions League qualifier.

# football-league - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Mickey Harte makes 5 changes to Tyrone team that beat Donegal

Graham Canty and Aidan Walsh have been named in the Cork midfield for the Sunday clash in Omagh.

1 2