It was Easter weekend, so Bible stories were on the radar. Another one came to mind on Good Friday, as Bray Wanderers prepared to take on Dundalk at Oriel Park – the story of David and Goliath. In the Bible passage David won, and Bray as David won on
A David McMillan double kept the title hopes alive for Stephen Kenny’s men who are 6 points behind a Cork side who have a record-equalling 8 wins from their first 8 games.
An interesting opening 20 minutes saw a fairly even passage of football with Harps playing at an impressive
Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny believes that Drogheda United boss Pete Mahon’s longevity in the game is something that young manager’s and coaches should take note of.
Speaking to dundalkfc.com ahead of tonigts night’s Louth derby Kenny spoke of the values that Mahon has instilled in his teams throughout his career.
Good evening and welcome to LeagueofIreland.ie's live updates from Oriel Park of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division fixture between Dundalk & Shamrock Rovers.
The teams have been announced as follows -
Dundalk: Sava, Gannon, Gartland, Barrett, Massey, Duffy, Benson, O'Donnell, McEleney, Mountney, Kilduff. Subs: McGrath, Vemmelund, Clifford, Kinsella, Ubaezuono, Stewart, Kelly
Dundalk supporters have been living the dream under manager Stephen Kenny.
Having waited 19 years for the league title to return to Oriel Park, three have come along at once - the latest achieved amidst the greatest run by an Irish team in European competition.
2016 will live long in the
SSE Airtricity League of Ireland champions Dundalk FC has received a boost in their quest to win four league titles in a row with the news that club sponsor Fyffes has renewed its support for the forthcoming 2017 season.
The partnership, which is now entering its sixth year, will see banana
Former Dundalk man Daryl Horgan has opened his goal scoring account with Championship side Preston North End in the clubs 4-1 victory over Brentford yesterday.
It was very Horgan-esque as he took the ball in the middle of the park and pushed forward with pace beating players and then slipping the
Paddy McCourt has confirmed that he will not be signing for League champions Dundalk FC.
Former Northern Ireland International McCourt had been training with Stephen Kenny's team over the last two weeks and even went on a training camp to Spain with the squad.
In an interview with the Irish Daily Star
Eir Sport are continuing where they left off with their brilliant coverage of the League of Ireland in 2016 by announcing that they will show the opening day fixture of Dundalk v Shamrock Rovers live on TV.
The game is on February 24th at 8pm in Oriel Park.
Fran Gavin said this
The 2017 Presidents Cup between Dundalk & Cork City has been scheduled in for February 17th in Turners Cross, Cork at 7.45pm.
The match was expected to be played at Oriel Park this year as it was in Turners Cross in 2016, but due to redevelopment work on the Oriel Park