A trip to the capital beckons for high flying Blues

Stradbrook

By @CraigOSul1

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”

Akinade back training and focusing on a return to action

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”

Wexford head to Athlone looking for their first win

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”

Big wins for St Pats and Sligo in U-17 League

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”

EA Sports Cup 1/4 final draw

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.

First Division Player of the week – Mark O’Sullivan (Waterford FC)

Mark O’Sullivan

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)”