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#Mick Cooke

# mick-cooke - Sunday 20 August, 2017

'I knew it wouldn't take her long to break through and she proved me right'

Former Ireland manager Mick Cooke and Áine O’Gorman pay tribute to recently retired goalkeeper Emma Byrne.

# mick-cooke - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Bray are looking for a new manager as Mick Cooke departs

Harry Kenny has agreed to step in as caretaker manager of the first team for now.

# mick-cooke - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

It didn't take Bray Wanderers long to appoint a new manager

The club confirmed the news on Twitter this evening.

# mick-cooke - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: 'It's a harsh reminder that one knee-jerk reaction can cause years of pain'

Robbie Horgan has left Drogheda United after string of poor results but the club should never have let Mick Cooke depart.

# mick-cooke - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: Cooke's departure the right call as Athlone have simply shipped too many goals

The Airtricity League had its first managerial exit of the season as Cooke walked away from the Premier Division’s bottom side.

Keith Long is the new Athlone Town manager

Mick Cooke stepped down yesterday after admitting he could not “find the right button” to break Athlone’s 10-game losing streak.

# mick-cooke - Monday 18 November, 2013

Mick Cooke replaces Roddy Collins as Athlone Town boss

This year’s 1st Division champions have appointed a new boss.

# mick-cooke - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Drogheda appoint Robbie Horgan as first-team manager

Horgan’s “ambition and strength of character” swayed Drogs board in the hunt for Mick Cooke’s successor.

# mick-cooke - Monday 4 November, 2013

'UK interest' in Drogheda United manager's job

Drogs board want to have Mick Cooke’s successor in place within the next 10 days.

# mick-cooke - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Mick Cooke: 'They were told to wait for the whistle and the whistle was never blown'

Drogheda livid as Sligo snatch the FAI Cup in dramatic finish.

# mick-cooke - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Malmö end Drogheda's European adventure

The Swedes will now play Pat Fenlon’s Hibernian in the second qualifying round.

'There is massive pressure on Malmo': Cooke turns up the heat on Swedes

St Patrick’s Athletic and Drogheda United are both eyeing a place in the second qualifying round of the Europa League.

# mick-cooke - Sunday 12 May, 2013

We can definitely get better says Croly after 7-1 cup final win

“There’s a volcano waiting to happen,” said Mick Cooke. “It, unfortunately, exploded and we were the recipients of it.”

# mick-cooke - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Poll: Who should win RTÉ Manager of the Year tonight? Backroom This post contains a poll

Poll: Who should win RTÉ Manager of the Year tonight?

Jimmy’s winning matches but Billy’s winning medals. And there’s plenty more candidates for the big prize.

# mick-cooke - Monday 17 December, 2012

Sligo dominate SWAI award nominations

The Airtricity League champions have received four of the six nominations for SWAI Personality of the Year.

# mick-cooke - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Signed, sealed, delivered: your Airtricity League transfer round-up

Shelbourne and Drogheda United both bring in some new faces, while St Patrick’s Athletic sign one of Shamrock Rovers’ youngsters.

# mick-cooke - Saturday 22 September, 2012

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v Drogheda United, EA Sports Cup final

It was an evening to remember for Drogheda United and their supporters in Tallaght Stadium. Catch up with the action in our minute-by-minute report.

EA Sports Cup: Cooke ready to test Rovers' new Laws

Mick Cooke is hoping to finally take home a cup winners’ medal when Drogheda United take on Shamrock Rovers this evening.

# mick-cooke - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Laws focused on bringing spark back to Rovers

Brian Laws won’t have time to reinvent Shamrock Rovers, but the Hoops’ new director of football knows that consistency is key if they are to finish the season on a high.

# mick-cooke - Friday 27 July, 2012

‘This is a great opportunity for these players to win silverware’ – Mick Cooke

Drogheda United have been the Airtricity League’s surprise package this season.

# mick-cooke - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

McCarey 'absolutely gutted' by Monaghan collapse

Wolves and Ireland U21 keeper Aaron McCarey admits the Airtricity League needs a “major rethink” following the demise of Monaghan United.

# mick-cooke - Friday 13 April, 2012

Column: Let's hope this Drogheda United side stick around for a while

Drogheda’s early-season run may not last forever but that doesn’t mean that we can’t live in hope, writes Niall Kelly.

# mick-cooke - Friday 16 March, 2012

Airtricity League: Fit-again skippers relishing Louth derby

Drogheda United host rivals Dundalk at Hunky Dory Park tonight and we spoke with two players who are well aware of how important winning is to both sets of fans.