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#Supporting LOI

# supporting-loi - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Sensational Smith volley earns Waterford win over Sligo
# Feast Your Eyes
# Feast Your Eyes

Sensational Smith volley earns Waterford win over Sligo

Sep 26th 2020, 7:06 PM 6,524 Views 2 Comments

Smith’s early goal is worth a watch.

# supporting-loi - Monday 7 September, 2020

Two apiece for Hyland and Doyle as Drogs devour Cabinteely
# First Division
# First Division

Two apiece for Hyland and Doyle as Drogs devour Cabinteely

Sep 7th 2020, 10:31 PM 4,884 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Cobh Ramblers secured another away win by the single goal.

Sligo Rovers pick up all three points as Harps finish with nine men
# Finn Harps
# Finn Harps

Sligo Rovers pick up all three points as Harps finish with nine men

Sep 7th 2020, 9:59 PM 4,296 Views 2 Comments

Mark Coyle, Ollie Horgan and Kosoar Sadiki were all given marching orders.

# supporting-loi - Saturday 29 August, 2020

Derry hit Drogheda with devastating late finish, Harps see off Seagulls
# FAI Cup
# FAI Cup

Derry hit Drogheda with devastating late finish, Harps see off Seagulls

Aug 29th 2020, 11:00 PM 4,306 Views 2 Comments

Derry City left it to the 89th minute to break the stalemate in Drogheda.

# supporting-loi - Friday 31 July, 2020

Wexford secure first win, Cabinteely underline their spot atop division 1
# Wrap
# Wrap

Wexford secure first win, Cabinteely underline their spot atop division 1

Jul 31st 2020, 10:31 PM 4,222 Views 0 Comments

There were four matches as the Airtricity League’s second tier returned this evening.

Stephen Kenny watches on as Benson comes back to haunt Dundalk
# Supporting LOI
# Supporting LOI

Stephen Kenny watches on as Benson comes back to haunt Dundalk

Jul 31st 2020, 9:58 PM 38,233 Views 9 Comments

Pat Hoban put Dundalk in front with his 100th goal for the club, but St Pat’s forced the draw.

# supporting-loi - Friday 17 July, 2020

League of Ireland may be the ugly duckling of Irish sport, but it's primed to take flight
# Opinion
# Opinion

League of Ireland may be the ugly duckling of Irish sport, but it's primed to take flight

Jul 17th 2020, 9:00 PM 15,509 Views 21 Comments

Conan Byrne knows the problems in the league, but there is good to be built upon too.

# supporting-loi - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Derry City declare support for all-island league, urge other clubs to follow
# Scenario 4
# Scenario 4

Derry City declare support for all-island league, urge other clubs to follow

May 14th 2020, 6:47 PM 4,158 Views 4 Comments

‘We would encourage other clubs to acknowledge the fragility of the present arrangements,’ say the Candystripes as they give unwavering support for a new format.

# supporting-loi - Friday 21 February, 2020

Watch: Conor English smashes in late equaliser for Wexford
# First Class
# First Class

Watch: Conor English smashes in late equaliser for Wexford

Feb 21st 2020, 11:15 PM 4,214 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, Cabinteely roared into the new First Division season with four goals in 45 minutes against Bray.

Hale and Forrester goals help 10-man Saints past Sligo
# Saints March On
# Saints March On

Hale and Forrester goals help 10-man Saints past Sligo

Feb 21st 2020, 10:26 PM 3,197 Views 0 Comments

The vistors saw Oliver Younger dismissed for picking up two yellow cards.

Burke grabs five goals as ruthless Rovers hit Cork for six
# Dirty Half Dozen
# Dirty Half Dozen

Burke grabs five goals as ruthless Rovers hit Cork for six

Feb 21st 2020, 10:25 PM 9,814 Views 24 Comments

The Rebels slumped to their second defeat after falling at home to Shels last week.

Super sub Liddle strikes late to save point for Derry
# Impact
# Impact

Super sub Liddle strikes late to save point for Derry

Feb 21st 2020, 10:17 PM 2,716 Views 2 Comments

The visitors had looked on course to record a first ever league win at the Brandywell.

# supporting-loi - Monday 16 September, 2019

Wright and Lyons ensure Bohs account for Crumlin and set up semi-final clash with Rovers
# FAI Cup
# FAI Cup

Wright and Lyons ensure Bohs account for Crumlin and set up semi-final clash with Rovers

Sep 16th 2019, 10:47 PM 4,190 Views 8 Comments

Robbie Brady’s brothers were unable to crack the Bohs defence in Inchicore.

# supporting-loi - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Stephen O'Donnell lands first management job with St Pat's
# Marching In
# Marching In

Stephen O'Donnell lands first management job with St Pat's

Aug 31st 2019, 12:50 PM 5,511 Views 2 Comments

The former Dundalk skipper has been given a two-year contract in Inchicore.

# supporting-loi - Friday 30 August, 2019

Frustrating start for Fenn as Sligo score four to win in Cork
# Red Hot
# Red Hot

Frustrating start for Fenn as Sligo score four to win in Cork

Aug 30th 2019, 10:12 PM 5,840 Views 7 Comments

A brace apiece from Ronan Coughlan and Romeo Parkes gave Sligo victory in Turner’s Cross.

Derry held by Waterford in entertaining draw
# LOI
# LOI

Derry held by Waterford in entertaining draw

Aug 30th 2019, 10:10 PM 1,936 Views 0 Comments

Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe gave the visitors the lead, but Michael O’Connor’s first-half equaliser ensured a share of the spoils.

# supporting-loi - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Eight goals and four red cards as Sligo rally from two down to knock out Limerick
# High Drama
# High Drama

Eight goals and four red cards as Sligo rally from two down to knock out Limerick

Aug 24th 2019, 10:10 PM 6,347 Views 6 Comments

Jason Hughes was among the men sent off after an apparent altercation with a steward.

# supporting-loi - Friday 14 June, 2019

Kilduff double sends Shels clear at the top as Henderson leaves Cobh with a win
# First Division
# First Division

Kilduff double sends Shels clear at the top as Henderson leaves Cobh with a win

Jun 14th 2019, 10:25 PM 4,764 Views 1 Comment

It was a big night for Shelbourne as Longford fall prey in Bray.

Cork and Sligo both left frustrated after Showgrounds draw
# Honours Even
# Honours Even

Cork and Sligo both left frustrated after Showgrounds draw

Jun 14th 2019, 9:50 PM 3,521 Views 2 Comments

Ronan Coughlan cancelled out an opener from Graham Cummins, but both sides will feel they could have taken maximum points.

# supporting-loi - Monday 27 May, 2019

Cork pay the penalty against Bohs, Derry see off Harps in extra time in EA Sports Cup quarters
# Last 8
# Last 8

Cork pay the penalty against Bohs, Derry see off Harps in extra time in EA Sports Cup quarters

May 27th 2019, 10:28 PM 5,546 Views 0 Comments

Dundalk and Waterford also made the final four with wins this evening.

# supporting-loi - Friday 15 March, 2019

Drinan double delivers Waterford win over Pat's
# Brace
# Brace

Drinan double delivers Waterford win over Pat's

Mar 15th 2019, 9:57 PM 3,917 Views 7 Comments

Chris Forrester was left frustrated at the RSC this evening.

# supporting-loi - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Stripe for the picking: Bray return to traditional kit for 2019
# The Wicklow Way
# The Wicklow Way

Stripe for the picking: Bray return to traditional kit for 2019

Dec 20th 2018, 5:17 PM 5,144 Views 2 Comments

A welcome addition to the League of Ireland.

# supporting-loi - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Four mad minutes see Sligo seal Bray's relegation
# Safety Dance
# Safety Dance

Four mad minutes see Sligo seal Bray's relegation

Oct 6th 2018, 10:41 PM 5,264 Views 3 Comments

Caolan McAleer and Michael Drennan struck either side of Jake Ellis as the hosts secured safety.

# supporting-loi - Friday 6 July, 2018

Harps end up happy as top three drop points in First Division
# Late Drama
# Late Drama

Harps end up happy as top three drop points in First Division

Jul 6th 2018, 10:59 PM 3,834 Views 0 Comments

Leaders UCD were held by Shelbourne and Harps were the only team to make ground.

Honours even between Waterford and Bohs thanks to super Supple save and terrific Héry goal
# French Flair
# French Flair

Honours even between Waterford and Bohs thanks to super Supple save and terrific Héry goal

Jul 6th 2018, 10:26 PM 4,070 Views 4 Comments

Noel Hunt played 48 minutes on his return to Waterford.

Debut boy Roy gives Derry comeback win over Limerick
# Candystripes
# Candystripes

Debut boy Roy gives Derry comeback win over Limerick

Jul 6th 2018, 10:15 PM 3,043 Views 0 Comments

The Scotsman scored early in the second half and the hosts seen off a battling Limerick to secure all three points.

# supporting-loi - Friday 18 May, 2018

Waterford's unbeaten home run emphatically ended as Limerick hit six
# Goals Goals Goals
# Goals Goals Goals

Waterford's unbeaten home run emphatically ended as Limerick hit six

May 18th 2018, 10:37 PM 9,274 Views 15 Comments

Stanley Aborah’s early red card for a two-footed lunge gave the hosts an uphill struggle.

# supporting-loi - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

Shamrock Rovers re-sign Alan Mannus as his contract expires in Scotland
# Second Stint
# Second Stint

Shamrock Rovers re-sign Alan Mannus as his contract expires in Scotland

Apr 18th 2018, 9:24 PM 7,056 Views 12 Comments

The Northern Ireland international will be 36 when he is eligible to play for the Hoops on 1 July.

# supporting-loi - Friday 13 April, 2018

Kelly hat-trick beats Harps and takes Students top of First Division
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

Kelly hat-trick beats Harps and takes Students top of First Division

Apr 13th 2018, 10:58 PM 2,747 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Galway United managed to burn off Wexford with three goals inside seven second half minutes.

# supporting-loi - Friday 29 September, 2017

McDermott double seals Drogheda's drop as Candystripes close in on Europe
# Fate Sealed
# Fate Sealed

McDermott double seals Drogheda's drop as Candystripes close in on Europe

Sep 29th 2017, 9:59 PM 3,065 Views 1 Comment

The Louth club are destined for division 1 with four games still to play in the season.

# supporting-loi - Monday 8 May, 2017

Doherty to thank as Derry take a point home from Galway
# All Square
# All Square

Doherty to thank as Derry take a point home from Galway

May 8th 2017, 10:06 PM 3,258 Views 2 Comments

Barry McNamee came close to scoring for the Candystripes, but both sides were left frustrated in the sun.

# supporting-loi - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Own goal leaves new Sligo boss Lyttle frustrated
# North By Northwest
# North By Northwest

Own goal leaves new Sligo boss Lyttle frustrated

Apr 22nd 2017, 10:00 PM 3,850 Views 0 Comments

Derry City claimed a share of the spoils at the Showgrounds tonight.

# supporting-loi - Friday 4 November, 2016

Reasons to be cheerful about the League of Ireland despite the challenges
# Column
# Column

Reasons to be cheerful about the League of Ireland despite the challenges

Nov 4th 2016, 10:06 AM 4,780 Views 10 Comments

In his final column of the year, John O’Sullivan looks on the bright side.

# supporting-loi - Friday 23 September, 2016

Teams vs the silver screen: Is your League of Ireland ticket value for money?
# Friday Night Lights
# Friday Night Lights

Teams vs the silver screen: Is your League of Ireland ticket value for money?

Sep 23rd 2016, 8:00 AM 9,629 Views 37 Comments

Columnist John O’Sullivan assesses the arguments against splashing out €15 to see Irish football.

# supporting-loi - Friday 15 July, 2016

Missed penalties, red cards and four goals: the Dublin derby didn't disappoint tonight
# Rovers Return
# Rovers Return

Missed penalties, red cards and four goals: the Dublin derby didn't disappoint tonight

Jul 15th 2016, 10:07 PM 7,570 Views 13 Comments

Kurtis Byrne gave Bohs the lead in Tallaght but Shamrock Rovers hit back.

10-man Longford made to suffer in Derry
# Candystripes
# Candystripes

10-man Longford made to suffer in Derry

Jul 15th 2016, 10:04 PM 3,171 Views 0 Comments

The visitors were fortunate to only concede four at the Brandywell.

Why do bitter League of Ireland rivals support each other in Europe?
# European Union
# European Union

Why do bitter League of Ireland rivals support each other in Europe?

Jul 15th 2016, 12:15 PM 6,875 Views 21 Comments

And there are more than just coefficient points at stake says John O’Sullivan

# supporting-loi - Friday 8 July, 2016

Cherrie the hero as Bray frustrate Bohs on a night of missed chances
# Stalemate
# Stalemate

Cherrie the hero as Bray frustrate Bohs on a night of missed chances

Jul 8th 2016, 10:04 PM 3,743 Views 4 Comments

Ismahil Akinade will wonder how he didn’t find the net.

Finn Harps make it 3 wins in a row as they beat Galway
# Three In A Row
# Three In A Row

Finn Harps make it 3 wins in a row as they beat Galway

Jul 8th 2016, 9:57 PM 2,938 Views 4 Comments

Sean Houston scored the only goal of the game.

Another 5 goals for Limerick as they crush Waterford

Another 5 goals for Limerick as they crush Waterford

Jul 8th 2016, 9:50 PM 4,728 Views 4 Comments

The Blues are averaging nearly four goals per game.

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