Dante rock-solid after opening scare

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

Sligo Rovers came away from Oriel Park last night with a well deserved point, after a 1-1 draw with Champions Dundalk. A resolute display from Liam Buckley’s men help stop Vinny Perth’s side from starting off the season with a win in front of a full house, which also included Republic of Ireland Assistant Manager Terry Cooke. Continue reading “Dante rock-solid after opening scare”

Dundalk sign full-back on opening day

On the day that the 2019 SSE Airtricity League kicks off, last season’s double winners Dundalk added to their already impressive squad with the addition of former Northern Ireland Youth International Cameron Dummigan from Oldham Athletic on a long-term contract. Continue reading “Dundalk sign full-back on opening day”

European rivals Waterford and Rovers set for battle on opening night

Shamrock Rovers head South to take on fellow Europa League qualifiers Waterford at the RSC on the opening night of the 2019 season, a season that promises much for the Tallaght based side. Continue reading “European rivals Waterford and Rovers set for battle on opening night”

Interview: Bohemians Strength and Conditioning coach Graham Norton

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

Strength and Conditioning is fast becoming a vital tool for football clubs the world over, as they look to take advantage over their rivals for glory. For clubs in the League of Ireland, it has taken a while for them to fully embrace the concept. Continue reading “Interview: Bohemians Strength and Conditioning coach Graham Norton”

Let battle commence, as Dundalk and Cork clash in the President’s Cup

For the fourth year in a row Dundalk and Cork City will contest the President’s Cup, a pre-season fixture featuring the previous season’s League and Cup winners, or league runners-up should one team claim the double as Dundalk did in 2018. Continue reading “Let battle commence, as Dundalk and Cork clash in the President’s Cup”