Waterford travel to Stradbrook to take on Cabinteely as attention returns to league action. With both sides enjoying a successful start to the week with wins in the EA Sports Cup and Leinster Senior Cup retrospectively, confidence will be high in both camps going into Friday’s game.
Continue reading “A trip to the capital beckons for high flying Blues”
Cabinteely FC have pulled off somethingnof a major coup, by announcing a friendly match against an International side. They will face New Zealand at Stradbrook on Tuesday the 6th of June. Continue reading “International football comes to Stradbrook”
Bohemians striker Ismahil Akinade
Bohemians striker Ismahil Akinade has returned to training this week, after an operation to remove his spleen following a routine check-up last year found he had a very low blood platelet count.
Continue reading “Akinade back training and focusing on a return to action”
Lissywollen – Home of Athlone Town
By Shane Marron (@ShaneMarron19)
The bottom two sides in the First Division meet in Lissywollen on Friday night with a recently improved Wexford FC team still looking for their first maximum haul of the year.
Continue reading “Wexford head to Athlone looking for their first win”
UCD Manager Collie O’Neill said he was really proud of his players after they exited the EA Sports Cup on Monday following a penalty shoot-out defeat to Dundalk.
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Athlone Town midfielder Conor Barry believes that good results are coming after their performance against Waterford last weekend.
Continue reading ““Huge positives out of the performance” says Barry”
St Pats goal-scorers Anto Purdy, Ryan Burke, Cian Hughes, Conor Cowley
Only two matches in the U-17 league last weekend, however both produced their fair share of goals. St Patrick’s Athletic continued their wonderful winning start with a comprehensive 5-0 victory over Derry City, while Sligo Rovers were 5-2 winners over Drogheda United.
Continue reading “Big wins for St Pats and Sligo in U-17 League”
The draw for the quarter-finals of this year’s EA Sports Cup was made today.
The tie of the round is undoubtedly the meeting of Cork City versus back-to-back cup holders St Patrick’s Athletic. Other game if note is the Western Derby between Sligo Rovers and Galway United.
Dundalk v Waterford FC
Sligo Rovers v Galway United
Shamrock Rovers v Longford Town
Cork City v St Patrick’s Athletic
Dates and times for the above games will be announced shortly.
Waterford FC striker Mark O’Sullivan is this week’s SSE Airtricity League First Division Player of the Week.
Continue reading “First Division Player of the week – Mark O’Sullivan (Waterford FC)”
Our SSE Airtricity League Premier Division Player of the Week for this week is Finn Harps striker BJ Banda.
Continue reading “Premier Division Player of the Week – BJ Banda (Finn Harps)”