Aaron Callaghan: A League manager’s thoughts on the Athlone Town situation

At last a new beginning or is it the death of Irish football as we know it. It has taken a group of amateur players from Athlone Town to highlight and communicate the inadequate treatment of soccer players in this Country over the last 20 years. Courageous players who have stood

Aaron Callaghan: What is the League’s DNA? How backward have we gone?

January 2015 saw the unveiling of what the FA in England hope will create winning England teams, an evolving philosophy known as the England DNA. This strategy is aimed at England teams both male and female from under-15 level up to under-21s and under-23s, a “world-class approach” to the development of

What have our top ten read stories been in April so far?

With leagueofireland.ie growing readers day by day we thought we would let you know what our readers are clicking this month. Only 21 days into April we have already welcomed over 25,000 readers to our website and hope to surpass 30,000 for the month. Here are our top ten read stories so

Aaron Callaghan: “The treatment dished out to my new gaffer Roddy Collins is shambolic to say the least”

I have to agree with Pat Fenlon that the treatment dished out to my new gaffer Roddy Collins is shambolic to say the least. The fine and subsequent suspension was totally over the top but it didn't surprise me one bit. I have had my own run in’s with the so called