League of Ireland Fixture changes after European draws

There have been several fixture changes in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division following the UEFA Champions League and Europa League qualifying draws. Champions Dundalk will be playing in the UEFA Champions League this campaign whilst Cork City, Derry City and Shamrock Rovers will all by flying the flag in the

Dundalk draw Rosenborg in the Champions League

League of Ireland champions Dundalk FC have drawn Rosenborg in the Champions League 2nd qualifying round. The draw took place in Nyon today at Uefa HQ. The fixtures will take place on the 11th / 12th July and 18th / 19th July will be the return leg. Rosenborg are the current League champions

Dundalk’s potential Champions League opponents named

Dundalk's Champions League journey will start today and it has been finalised which potential sides they can pull in the draw. The draw takes place in Nyon at approx 11am this morning. The draw has been regionalised to different sections in Europe. The possible opponents are - Celtic (Scotland) Legia Warsaw (Poland) Maribor (Slovenia) Malmo

League of Ireland XI for the half way stage of the 2017 season

With the League of Ireland season on its mid season break we wanted to put together who we feel have been the top performers in the Premier Division and make our League XI for the half way stage. There have been some close calls and we have had to leave some

Could Stephen Kenny make a swoop for Niall McGinn?

Current Northern Ireland international Niall McGinn has been released by his club side Aberdeen yesterday. The Dungannon man had been with the Scottish side since 2012 making nearly 180 appearances over the 5 year period. Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny had previously managed the winger at Derry City in 2008 after signing him

Shamrock Rovers to face Cork City in EA Sports Cup semi final

The draw for the EA Sports Cup semi finals took place today and it has come out with some entertaining match ups. Shamrock Rovers v Cork City (Tallaght Stadium) Galway United v Dundalk (Eamonn Deacy Park) The fixtures are scheduled in for Monday August 7th. More information to follow.