Well done Shelbourne and Dundalk

By Dermot Keely (@keelysbar)

Missed the last couple of weeks of the Blog. Sometimes I just get fed up with the way the league is “Run”, the people who “Run” it or maybe I should say RUIN our League. Continue reading “Well done Shelbourne and Dundalk”

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”

Captain Gartland extends his contract with Dundalk

Ahead of the clubs European adventure, where they face Latvian champions Riga in Oriel Park on Wednesday night, Dundalk announced that captain fantastic Brian Gartland has extended his contract until the end of the 2020 season. Continue reading “Captain Gartland extends his contract with Dundalk”

Monday bonus for fans of the GreatestLeagueInTheWorld

It’s a Bank Holiday bonus on Monday, with four games set to take place in the Premier Division. All four games are intriguing in their own way. Dundalk look to keep pressure on leaders Shamrock Rovers by beating UCD, ahead of the big Dublin Derby clash with Bohemians on Tuesday night, Cork City hoping to halt their recent slide with a home game against Sligo Rovers, Finn Harps trying to kick-start their season against St Pats, while Derry make the lengthy trip to Waterford as their push for Europe gathers pace. Continue reading “Monday bonus for fans of the GreatestLeagueInTheWorld”

Dundalk make a statement with big win over Waterford

Dundalk had a 4-0 win over Waterford at Oriel Park last night to send a statement to the rest of their Premier Division rivals, that they won’t relinquish their title easily. Continue reading “Dundalk make a statement with big win over Waterford”

Dundalk sign full-back on opening day

On the day that the 2019 SSE Airtricity League kicks off, last season’s double winners Dundalk added to their already impressive squad with the addition of former Northern Ireland Youth International Cameron Dummigan from Oldham Athletic on a long-term contract. Continue reading “Dundalk sign full-back on opening day”

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”

Superb Shields the star as Dundalk close in on the title

Chris Shields Dundalk FC

By Gerard Mulreaney

Dundalk’s Chris Shields was the unanimous ‘Man of the Match’ in last night’s 1-0 win over Cork City in Turners Cross last night, and in his after-Match interview with RTE’s Tony O’Donoghue the no-nonsense midfielder used an Eamon Dunphy quote to sum up his goal. Continue reading “Superb Shields the star as Dundalk close in on the title”

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”