Finn Harps battle for survival continues

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerard_sports)

It’s a case of ‘Once more unto the breach’ for Ollie Horgan’s Finn Harps in their final game of the season against Longford Town on Friday night.

Faced with an inevitable relegation battle on a yearly basis, on both financial and geographical grounds, Ollie Horgan’s side generally come up with the goods when it really matters. 

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Bradley says “There’ll be no excuses” as Rovers chase the double

Shamrock Rovers quest for the double continues

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

With the league now done and dusted, and the championship trophy nicely tucked away, Shamrock Rovers will look to achieve the double as they take on Finn Harps in the second FAI Cup quarter final on Friday. Continue reading “Bradley says “There’ll be no excuses” as Rovers chase the double”

And that’s a Wrap

By Dermot Keely (@keelysbar)

Well the end of the season has come…..I think the League of Ireland teams can be proud of themselves. Attendances are up, the football has improved, and if you take out the antics of the FAI I’d say the product has definitely  improved. Continue reading “And that’s a Wrap”

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”

Finn Harps set to battle for points against the league leaders

Finn Harps will hope to take advantage of International call-ups to surprise Premier Division leaders Shamrock Rovers in the only game in the top division on Friday night. Continue reading “Finn Harps set to battle for points against the league leaders”

Preview: St Patrick’s Athletic v Finn Harps

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

St Patrick’s Athletic Manager Harry Kenny is called on the Saints supporters to come again in huge numbers tonight as his side look to continue their fantastic winning start to the season. Continue reading “Preview: St Patrick’s Athletic v Finn Harps”

FAI Cup Preview: Finn Harps v Bohemians 

FAI Cup Trophy
FAI Cup Trophy

Despite doubts over a number of players Finn Harps manager Ollie Horgan is still relishing the challenge of this Friday night’s big Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup first round clash against Bohemians in Ballybofey (kick-off 8.00).  Continue reading “FAI Cup Preview: Finn Harps v Bohemians “

Tribute to Finn Harps retiree Michael Funston

Michael Funston Finn Harps
Image created by Ciaran MacLochlainn.
Finn Harps F.C. Chairperson Sean Quinn and manager Ollie Horgan have paid tribute to the great service given to the club by Mickey Funston, as he made his final appearance as a late sub in Friday night’s Northwest derby against Sligo at the Showgrounds. Continue reading “Tribute to Finn Harps retiree Michael Funston”

Thoughts of Gerard Lyttle and Ollie Horgan ahead of tonight’s big North-West Derby

Sligo’s Showgrounds
It’s the final game before the summer break, and a North-West Derby to boot, as Sligo Rovers host Finn Harps at the Showgrounds in what should be a real cracker. Continue reading “Thoughts of Gerard Lyttle and Ollie Horgan ahead of tonight’s big North-West Derby”