Orange alert for Bray Wanderers

Friday night went according to plan in some respects, but not in others. Bray Wanderers did their job, getting a magnificent win that kept them in fifth place ahead of Bohemians [who produced an equally-magnificent win over Dundalk]. The battle for fifth goes down to the wire. Unfortunately, Storm Brian disrupted

Goalkeepers are the Anchors of a football team

Saturday was a marathon session of League of Ireland football for me. I took in two games from two divisions, in two different counties and with two of my children accompanying me [but a different one for each match]. I saw 10 goals, including one by a veteran striker many

League of Ireland fixture changes announced

There have been two fixture changes in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. Cork City's home game against Derry City, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 7th at 7pm, will now be played on Monday, October 16th at 7.45pm due to international call-ups. Also, Galway United's trip to the Carlisle Grounds to face

Music for Football

Most weeks this season a song has come to mind to soundtrack the latest developments at Bray Wanderers. There was the Richard and Linda Thompson track ‘’I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight’’ when I got within sight of the Carlisle Grounds, complete with shining floodlights, for our first