Sean Maguire makes the final cut for Martin O’Neill’s squad

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill confirmed his squad ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Round clashes with Moldova and Wales. Injury rules out goalkeeper Keiren Westwood (ribs), while striker Kevin Doyle has retired due to concussion-related symptoms. A number of players are carrying knocks and will be assessed by

Is the League of Ireland starved of appreciation?

“Debutant Richie Towell scores last minute winner for Rotherham.” The headlines that most will have read on the 9th of September with the significance gaining the former Dundalk man a mention. Over the past couple of years several players have moved across ‘the pond’ and once established, fans seem to forget

Ireland defeated as Horgan & Boyle make debuts

Darryl Geraghty Despite a massive dark cloud over the Irish camp following Seamus Coleman’s horrific leg break last Friday, tonight’s friendly encounter allowed some Irish fringe players a chance to shine. Along with this golden opportunity for some, tonight’s game also gave the domestic league some massive exposure it desperately needs,

Boyle & Horgan miss out on debut

Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle were not named in Preston's squad for today's fixture against Burton Albion. Both are available for selection following there move's from Dundalk in December. Horgan has been given the number 7 shirt, while Boyle has been given 24. #pnefc starting Xl v Burton Albion: Maxwell, Clarke, Huntington, Wright,

Daryl Horgan signs for Preston North End

Today it was confirmed that Dundalk's star man Daryl Horgan has signed for Championship side Preston North End. The Galwegian follows his teammate Andy Boyle to Deepdale as it was announced Boyle had signed for the club on Friday. The contracts for both men are 2 and a half year deals. The