League of Ireland Glory Days

  ‘’Glory days well they pass you by / Glory days, in the wink of a young girl’s eye / Glory days, glory days’’. The words of Bruce ‘The Boss’ Springsteen, and the song touches on sporting as well as other memories. While Bruce might have had baseball in mind, I

League of Ireland to return July 31st

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  The National League Executive Committee has ruled that the SSE Airtricity League will resume from July 31st with two rounds of matches in total, including games played to date, and promotion and relegation as scheduled at the start of the 2020 season. Following a meeting at Abbotstown this morning, the NLEC

Dublin City never won The Dublin City Cup

  Dublin City are quite probably the only League of Ireland club ever to share their name with an official domestic Cup. Possibly they are unique in world soccer in this regard. The only problem is that the Dublin City Cup, whilst sharing a name with Dublin City FC, wasn’t named

FAI report on Governance handed over to the Gardai

  In April 2019, the Board of the Football Association of Ireland established an independent investigation to be undertaken by Mazars in respect of certain matters of concern which had come to the attention of the then Board. The report arising from that investigation has now been furnished by Mazars to the

Dundalk confirm Alan Reynolds as new assistant manager

  Dundalk have confirmed Alan Reynolds has been appointed as the club’s new assistant manager. Speaking to Dundalkfc.com, Reynolds said: “Dundalk is a fantastic club and I’ll be working with a fantastic group of players so it would have been hard to turn down an offer like this,” said Reynolds. “In fairness to Vinny

Softly, Softly approach for the League of Ireland

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  The Premier League in England is back, as are some of the other European leagues. Our European representatives now know the dates for their European games. But still there is no white smoke on a resumption of our own domestic league. It’s a case of a softly-softly approach from all involved.

European competition start dates confirmed by UEFA

  SSE Airtricity League Champions Dundalk are set to begin their UEFA Champions League campaign on August 18/19. In a press conference at UEFA HQ in Nyon earlier today, UEFA confirmed the dates for the qualifying round stage of the competition as well as the dates for the UEFA Europa League and