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#Relegation battle

# relegation-battle - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Watford sack Nigel Pearson ahead of last two games of the season

Pearson was the Hornets’ third manager this season.

# relegation-battle - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Brian Barry-Murphy appointed manager of relegation-threatened League One side

Jimmy Barry-Murphy took charge following Keith Hill’s sacking and was unbeaten in his four games as caretaker manager.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Cork come from behind to beat Kilkenny in Division 1A relegation battle

Meanwhile, Armagh defeated Fermanagh in Division Two of the National Football League.

# relegation-battle - Friday 29 June, 2018

Limerick secure a crucial three points to move further clear of struggling Seagulls

Goals from Cian Coleman and Barry Maguire saw Limerick overcome bottom-placed Bray at the Markets Field.

# relegation-battle - Sunday 13 May, 2018

As it happened: Premier League final day match tracker

We went minute-by-minute on the final day of the Premier League season.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Drama in the Premier League relegation battle as late goal hurts Palace

Roy Hodgson’s side suffered a blow as they conceded a last-minute equaliser against Bournemouth.

# relegation-battle - Friday 13 October, 2017

'Every game matters now, you can't rest on your laurels even for a minute'

Galway United captain Colm Horgan looks forward to his side’s crunch relegation six pointer against St Pat’s later tonight.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Sensational Duggan equaliser in stoppage time earns Limerick decisive draw in Inchicore

The draw means Limerick remain two points above St Pat’s as the relegation battle in the Premier Division intensifies.

# relegation-battle - Friday 30 June, 2017

Late Cunningham equaliser keeps honours even in Inchicore

Substitute Padraic Cunningham scored a dramatic equaliser six minutes from time for Shane Keegan’s side.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Vardy and Mahrez hit form as revived Leicester produce comeback win over Hull

A performance of champions in a relegation six-pointer.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Claudio Ranieri accepts reigning Premier League champions face relegation battle

After seeing his side lose at Sunderland on Saturday, the Foxes boss believes they are in trouble.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle earn big win to boost survival bid

Meanwhile, Sunderland needed a last-minute Jermaine Defoe penalty to earn a 1-1 draw at Stoke.

# relegation-battle - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Big victory for Mayo in relegation battle as they stop Roscommon's winning run

Mayo survived a late fight-back from Roscommon to secure two valuable league points.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Guzan howler pushes Villa closer to the drop

Remi Garde’s side look certain to return to the second tier for the first time since 1988.

# relegation-battle - Monday 26 October, 2015

3 clubs will fight for Premier Division survival on the final day of the season

Drogheda United and Galway United are hoping to avoid finishing in the bottom two, while the best Limerick can now aim for is the play-off spot.

# relegation-battle - Friday 9 October, 2015

Derry City have taken a huge step towards securing their Premier Division status

A setback for Bray Wanderers at the Brandywell.

# relegation-battle - Saturday 16 May, 2015

The Premier League relegation battle is a three-horse race after today's games

Meanwhile, Tottenham boosted their hopes of a Europa League spot with a win today.

# relegation-battle - Friday 29 August, 2014

Clinical Bray earn crucial win in battle against the drop

UCD are facing a potential relegation playoff after another poor result.

# relegation-battle - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Liverpool edge Norwich to close in on title

A late Robert Snodgrass header obliged the Reds to endure a nervy last 10 minutes.

# relegation-battle - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Longford relegated from Division 3 after dramatic game with Wexford

There was only one place to be in Division 3 today.

# relegation-battle - Sunday 16 March, 2014

James O'Donoghue points the way as Kerry leave Kildare in relegation danger

The AllStar forward had an individual 1-5 as Kerry won by six in Newbridge.

# relegation-battle - Sunday 13 May, 2012

The Great Escape: Six teams to beat the drop on the final day Miracles Can Happen This post contains videos

The Great Escape: Six teams to beat the drop on the final day

It’s come down to QPR and Bolton. Who do you fancy to stay up?