Rovers heading to the Aviva

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By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

Shamrock Rovers are into the Extra.ie FAI Cup final at the Aviva Stadium after a 2-0 victory over their great Dublin rivals Bohemians at Dalymount Park. Continue reading “Rovers heading to the Aviva”

Forgotten Clubs – St James’ s Gate

By Philip O’Rourke (@effect_phil)

If you are into your football quiz questions, then this club could provide you with answers a plenty. Who won the first League of Ireland title? Who won the first FAI Cup? Which famous female boxer played for this club? The answer is the same for each of these questions. Continue reading “Forgotten Clubs – St James’ s Gate”

Rovers claim bragging rights in the Dublin Derby

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

It’s taken 27 months, but it’s finally happened. After seven defeats and one draw, Shamrock Rovers have overcome their fiercest Dublin rivals Bohemians, to claim all three points. Continue reading “Rovers claim bragging rights in the Dublin Derby”

Kenny resigns as manager of St Pats

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

St Patrick’s Athletic have today released a statement to say that manager Harry Kenny has resigned. This comes after the club suffered a 3-1 defeat to UCD in the 2nd round of the extra.ie FAI Cup. Continue reading “Kenny resigns as manager of St Pats”

Where now for Dundalk and Collie O’Neill?

By Dermot Keely(@keelysbar)

Last Friday the beloved Jimmy Dainty was laid to rest. Unfortunately circumstances prevented me from being there but I would like to extend my sympathy to Helen and all the family. Jimmy was one of the English men who came to Ireland(Dundalk) and loved it. Continue reading “Where now for Dundalk and Collie O’Neill?”

Rogers breaks records as Dundalk hold Qarabag in the Champions League

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Dundalk goalkeeper Gary Rogers broke the European appearance record by an Irish domestic player when he played in the 1st leg of their UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round tie against Qarabag last night. Continue reading “Rogers breaks records as Dundalk hold Qarabag in the Champions League”

Rovers turn on the style to progress in the Europa League

Shamrock Rovers are into the second qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League following their 4-3 aggregate victory over Norwegian side SK Brann. Continue reading “Rovers turn on the style to progress in the Europa League”