The John Caulfield effect….

  Here’s one to store away for a pub quiz. Who was the first American-born soccer manager to win a top-tier league in Europe? John Caulfield is the answer. Surprised? Well, the League of Ireland is full of surprises! When the summaries are written of the 2020 season here the headlines and

Cessation of Grassroots and Underage football matches in Donegal

  Following the introduction of Level 3 COVID-19 restrictions in Donegal, the Football Association of Ireland announces the cessation from midnight tonight of all Adult Amateur and Underage football matches in Donegal with the exception of elite football - namely the SSE Airtricity League and all five underage National Leagues. Furthermore, any

RTE confirm two Premier Division fixture for live broadcast

  RTE have confirmed the live broadcast of two SSE Airtricity League Premier Division fixtures. Dundalk v Shamrock Rovers, which was moved to Sunday, September 27 due to European competition, will be live on RTE2 with kick-off at 7.30pm. The following week, Shamrock Rovers v Sligo Rovers on Friday, October 2 will also

Cessation of grassroots and underage football matches in Dublin

  Following the introduction of Level 3 COVID-19 restrictions in Dublin, the Football Association of Ireland announces the cessation from midnight tonight of all Adult Amateur and Underage football matches in Dublin with the exception of elite football - namely the SSE Airtricity League, Women’s National League and all five underage