Mixed results for clubs both sides of the border in European qualification

After the incredible success of Dundalk in Europe last season, it was mainly a disappointing few days for clubs from both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland as many sides got off to the worst possible start in their respective Champions League and Europa League qualifying campaigns. Irish Premiership Champions Linfield did however get […]

SSE Airtricity League Round-Up Week Ending 18th June BACK FROM THE BREAK BUT STILL THE SAME STORY

Action resumed in both the Premier and First Divisions over the weekend in the SSE Airtricity League but script remains the same. Cork City won and continue to lead the Premier, Waterford won and lead the First and much to my frustration Sligo Rovers drew another crunch relegation game – again! Starting with Rovers because […]

SSE Airtricity League Round-Up Week Ending 11th June MID-SEASON BREAK ALLOWS TEAMS TO REGROUP

There were no games this weekend in the SSE Airtricity League with the mid-season break in effect. This was introduced when the League switched from Winter to Summer football at the behest of PFAI who wanted to allow their players a chance to holiday during the Summer. Clubs have mixed feelings about and indeed generally […]

SSE Airtricity League Round-Up Week Ending 28th May: Harps Hit the Right Tune

Finn Harps enjoyed a harmonious week in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, as they followed up their win against St. Patrick’s Athletic last Monday, with a 3-2 win against Limerick on Friday night at Finn Park. Ciaran O’Connor, Danny Morrissey and Caolan McAteer scored for Harps with Lee Lynch and Paul O’Conor scoring for […]

SSE Airtricity League Roundup: Galway Shock Dundalk as Cork Continue Winning Streak

Galway United recorded their first win in this season’s SSE Airtricity League Premier Division as they defeated reigning champions Dundalk 2-1 at Eamon Deasy Park. Goals from Vinny Faherty and Gary Shanahan either side of a strike from David McMillan gave them the win with Shanahan’s winner coming in the 93rd minute. That defeat means […]

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