The PFAI have announced the shortlist for the manager of the year in the League of Ireland for the 2017 season.
The nominations are -
John Caulfield (Cork City)
Stephen Kenny (Dundalk)
Keith Long (Bohemians)
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Soccer Republic announced their team of the year for 2017 last night as Pat Morley, Brian Kerr and Stuey Byrne decided who made the cut.
The team was made mostly of Cork City & Dundalk players while Shamrock Rovers & Bohemians each had a representative.
Soccer Republic Team of the Season:
Dinny Corcoran has signed a two-year contract to remain with Bohemians until the end of 2019.
In his third spell at the club, the 28-year-old striker finished the season as the league's second highest goalscorer with a haul of 16 goals in 25 starts and one substitute appearance.
Manager Keith Long
Bohemian FC finished their season on a high with an impressive 3-1 win over Finn Harps at “the home of Irish football”, Dalymount Park.
It has been a hugely impressive season for Keith Long’s troops snatching 5th place in the SSE Airtricity League on the final day from Bray Wanderers, who
Bohs finished the season in style with an excellent 3-1 victory over already relegated Finn Harps.
Missing a host of first team regulars that included the suspended trio of Dan Byrne, Rob Cornwall, Keith Ward and the injured Shane Supple, for the first time of the season, Keith Ward’s depleted side
The 2017 League of Ireland season is coming to an end and we want to know who you think deserves to be the LeagueofIreland.ie Player of the season.
There are seven worthy candidates up for this seasons award that represent four clubs in Cork City, Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers & Bohemians.
Bohemians manager Keith Long has agreed new contracts with a further three players today.
Skipper Derek Pender, Dan Byrne and Patrick Kavanagh have signed deals to remain at Dalymount Park for the 2018 season.
It will be a seventh season at Bohs for right-back Pender, who was signed by Aaron Callaghan in
Bohemians are delighted to announce that Shane Supple and Rob Cornwall have signed new deals to remain at Bohemians.
Goalkeeper Supple, 30, in his second season at Bohs, has agreed a contract that will keep him at Dalymount Park until the end of 2019.
Defender Cornwall, 23, who joined from Shamrock Rovers
The title race rumbles on as Bohs and Cork played out a highly entertaining 0-0 draw.
With a rumoured 1000 Cork fans travelling to a blustery Dalymount Park, John Caulfield’s troops hoped to end their 12 year wait for a league title but it wasn’t to be as an impressive Bohs
The final Dublin Derby of the season was played in glorious conditions in Phibsboro, as Bohemian FC hosted relegation threatened St. Patricks Athletic, in what turned out to be one of the games of the season.
A quite breathtaking opening 16 minutes saw Bohs race into a 2-1 lead. Firstly, the