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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Things are hotting up in the Greatestleagueintheworld

New signings, departures and more over the holiday season

By Gerard Mulreaney

It’s been an extremely busy 48 hours in Irish football, as we said good riddance to 2020 and rang in what will hopefully be a much brighter 2021. Continue reading “Things are hotting up in the Greatestleagueintheworld”

Norwegian striker Midtskogen is a quality addition to Dundalk according to former boss

Former manager says that Dundalk supporters will be pleasantly surprised by their new strikers quality.

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

Dundalk’s new signing, Norwegian striker Ole Erik Midtskogen, will bring a strong physical presence to Filippo Giovagnoli’s side next season, that’s according to his former manager Mikkjal Thomasen. Continue reading “Norwegian striker Midtskogen is a quality addition to Dundalk according to former boss”

Football set to return to Limerick as Treaty United apply for a licence

After a year away Limerick football fans can see a chink of light

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

After a final night of huge drama in the Premier Division, where Sligo Rovers finished fourth, Finn Harps survived and Shelbourne face a relegation playoff, news filtered through that something major was happening in Limerick soccer circles. Continue reading “Football set to return to Limerick as Treaty United apply for a licence”

The push for Europe starts now for St Pats

St Patrick’s Athletic head to Ballybofey to take on Finn Harps in the League of Ireland

By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney)

After a break of almost a month, due to a positive COVID-19 case at the club, St Patrick’s Athletic face into four games in ten days, starting with a trip to Ballybofey on Tuesday evening to take on Finn Harps. Continue reading “The push for Europe starts now for St Pats”

League starting again

Once again we are back to the age old problem of the League of Ireland. Each club looks out only for itself. There is no interest in the group or what is best for the LOI. This selfishness is how John Delaney prospered. He was able to play on this individuality. Continue reading “League starting again”

New striker Nilsen confident of Derry success

By Gerard Mulreaney

 

New Derry City striker Tim Nilsen said that the Candystripeswill only get better as the season progresses, following their 1-0 defeat to champions Dundalk on Friday night.  Continue reading “New striker Nilsen confident of Derry success”

Day of Judgement

By Dermot Keely (@keelysbar)

The day of judgement finally arrived. This day should be forever remembered as the FAI’s Black Friday. We finally got to see the 2018 accounts and the reconstituted accounts for 2016 and 2017. What an absolute horror story. Continue reading “Day of Judgement”