Interview: Cork City Women’s first-team coach Pedro Rodrigues

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

When the global recession hit in late 2008/early 2009 many people lost their jobs, while others emigrated or went back home. For one young Portuguese coach, it led to him coming to Ireland to see if he could find work. Continue reading “Interview: Cork City Women’s first-team coach Pedro Rodrigues”

Forgotten Clubs – Cork Hibernians

By Philip O’Rourke (@effect_phil)

Nothing lasts forever, and sometimes that includes a football club. Unfortunately, over the many years that football has been played on this island, 39 clubs have fallen to this fate (some have been connected in some way or another). The cruel realties of financial restraint, lack of facilities or even in some cases lack of support have resulted in our league only having twenty football clubs currently playing in the Premier and First Division respectfully. Continue reading “Forgotten Clubs – Cork Hibernians”

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”

Comerford the latest arrival at Turners Cross

Garry Comerford Cork City FC

Cork City are continuing their trend of getting their recruitment done early, as they announced another new signing to compliment the arrival of defender Dan Casey yesterday, with the news that midfielder Garry Comerford joins the club from Waterford.  Continue reading “Comerford the latest arrival at Turners Cross”

Cork v Dundalk Preview

Turners Cross Cork

By Gerard Mulreaney

The clash of Cork City and Dundalk would normally whet the appetite of most League of Ireland supporters, however last weekend’s 4-2 victory by Bohemians over Cork has taken some of the gloss off Friday night’s fixture at Turners Cross. Continue reading “Cork v Dundalk Preview”

EA Sports Cup Semi-Final Preview: Shamrock Rovers v Cork City at Tallaght Stadium 

Shamrock Rovers Stadium in Tallaght
Tallaght Stadium

Shamrock Rovers and Cork City meet at Tallaght Stadium later today as they do battle to see who will be heading to the EA Sports Cup Final.  Continue reading “EA Sports Cup Semi-Final Preview: Shamrock Rovers v Cork City at Tallaght Stadium “