FAI Cup Preview: Finn Harps v Bohemians 

FAI Cup Trophy
FAI Cup Trophy

Despite doubts over a number of players Finn Harps manager Ollie Horgan is still relishing the challenge of this Friday night’s big Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup first round clash against Bohemians in Ballybofey (kick-off 8.00).  Continue reading “FAI Cup Preview: Finn Harps v Bohemians “

Students reach the Enda McGuill Cup Final – Reaction from both sides

UCD crest

UCD have reached the final of the Under 19 Enda McGuill Cup after a 3-0 win over Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. The students began the game in quick fashion and took the lead on twelve minutes through a Ben Hanrahan header.  Continue reading “Students reach the Enda McGuill Cup Final – Reaction from both sides”

Cobh bang on form heading into Cup clash with Limerick 

Cobh Ramblers players
Cobh Ramblers

Stephen Henderson and his young Cobh Ramblers side are looking forward to testing themselves against Premier Division opposition in this weekend’s FAI Cup game against Limerick in St Colman’s Park.  Continue reading “Cobh bang on form heading into Cup clash with Limerick “

Longford look to rebound in the Cup after defeat to Cobh

Match action from Cobh Ramblers and Longford Town
Action from Cobh v Longford

Longford Town fell to a 2-0 defeat to Cobh Ramblers at the weekend and while boss Neale Fenn was disappointed with the performance, he was pleased to see striker Davy O’Sullivan make his re-appearance, coming on to replace Chris Mulhall just after the hour mark. The striker should be fit for the weekend’s cup clash with Sligo Rovers. Continue reading “Longford look to rebound in the Cup after defeat to Cobh”

Cobh Ramblers and Dundalk into the Enda McGuill Cup Semi-Finals 

Bohemians v Cobh Ramblers U-19
Action from Dalymount

Cobh Ramblers will face Dundalk in the Under 19 Enda McGuill Cup Semi-Finals this week after they beat Bohemians 3-2 after extra-time at Dalymount Park.  Continue reading “Cobh Ramblers and Dundalk into the Enda McGuill Cup Semi-Finals “

EA Sports Cup Semi-Final Preview: Shamrock Rovers v Cork City at Tallaght Stadium 

Shamrock Rovers Stadium in Tallaght
Tallaght Stadium

Shamrock Rovers and Cork City meet at Tallaght Stadium later today as they do battle to see who will be heading to the EA Sports Cup Final.  Continue reading “EA Sports Cup Semi-Final Preview: Shamrock Rovers v Cork City at Tallaght Stadium “

Shels boss Owen Heary “I’ll sit down and talk to the fans no problem” 

By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

On Friday evening, Shelbourne extended their winless run at home to five games after Owen Heary’s side squandered a first-half lead before drawing 1-1 against UCD. An early Chris Lyons goal was cancelled out by a second-half looping headed effort from Georgie Kelly, and after the game the Shels boss spoke about his side’s performance. Continue reading “Shels boss Owen Heary “I’ll sit down and talk to the fans no problem” “

A place in the EA Sports Cup Final as stake as Galway United host Dundalk

Eamonn Deacy Park Galway United
Eamonn Deacy Park looks in pristine condition ahead of tomorrow’s game

An opportunity to get to the league cup final for the fifth time, having won the trophy in both 1986 and 1997, is what faces Shane Keegan’s men when they host 5-time winners Dundalk at Eamonn Deacy Park tomorrow afternoon. Dundalk last won the trophy in 2014. Continue reading “A place in the EA Sports Cup Final as stake as Galway United host Dundalk”

Under 17 League Round-Up (Southern Elite Division)

Waterford FC U-17's
Waterford U-17’s
In the Southern Elite Division Waterford have gone clear at the top after a 3-1 win over Galway United. Scorers for Waterford were Colm Whelan, Sean Tracey and Ciaran Brennan, while Wilson Waweru kept up his goalscoring form for United with their goal.  Continue reading “Under 17 League Round-Up (Southern Elite Division)”