Christopher ‘Kaka’ McCarthy is our SSE Airtricity League First Division Player of the week, after his performance in Cobh Ramblers 5-1 win over Athlone Town on Saturday. Continue reading “First Division Player of the week – Christopher ‘Kaka’ McCarthy (Cobh Ramblers)”
The 27 year-old defender has spent his career with the Brandywell club, and scored the winning goal against Shamrock Rovers only last week. He also scored in the fantastic victory over 3-in-a-row champion Dundalk last Monday night.
It’s a huge shock to his family, his club Derry City, and the league of Ireland as a whole. McBride was found dead at his home this evening.
Barry McNamee was the hero for Derry City, as his 8-minute hat-trick late in the game sealed another three points in a wonderful week for the Candystripes. Continue reading “Derry happy to beat ‘Stubborn’ Drogheda”
Sligo Rovers got their first win of the season with a 3-2 come from behind victory over Harry Kenny’s Bray Wanderers at the Showgrounds last night. Continue reading “Robertson delighted for his players after big win”
Wexford came agonising close to their first win of the season last night, but a late Gary O’Neill free-kick meant that it was honours even at Ferrycarrig Park. Continue reading “Draw is a ‘Fair reflection’ for both Wexford and UCD”
Shamrock Rovers and Cork City will have a St Patrick’s Day battle in Tallaght Stadium, as Cork look to continue their winning start to the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. Continue reading “Cork are ready for Rovers test”
Bohemians will look for their third win on the spin tomorrow night when the tribesmen arrive in Dalymount Park. Continue reading “Galway try to stop Bohs making it 3-in-a-row”
Wexford play UCD tomorrow night as the hosts go in search of their first win of the season, however it won’t be easy as the students have won twice, only to lose last week’s game to title favourites Waterford 2-0. Continue reading “Wexford v UCD”
The SSE Airtricity League Under-17 National League will kick-off this weekend with 22 clubs, including Monaghan United/Cavan and the Kerry League. Continue reading “Under 17 League set for Kick-off”
Derry City inflicted the first defeat of the season to 3-in-a-row champions Dundalk on Monday night with a 3-1 win at their temporary home in Maginn Park. Continue reading “Derry’s win ‘the icing on the cake’.”