Cork City have announced that they will face Championship side Preston North End in a friendly on July 8th at Turners Cross. The clubs know each other well with City selling Sean Maguire and Kevin O’Connor to them. Kick off will be at 7pm. More details to follow on Cork’s official site.
Former Cork City striker Sean Maguire has penned a new three year deal with Preston North End of the English Championship. Despite four months out injured last season Maggie’s was still the clubs top scorer and made his international debut the same year. Speaking to the official Preston site he said “I
The League of Ireland is now quite obviously blooding higher quality players as a third of Martin O'Neill's provisional squad for the Turkey friendly has come from the League of Ireland. Seamus Coleman (Sligo Rovers) Matt Doherty (Bohemians) Kevin Long (Cork City) Shane Long (Cork City) Enda Stevens (Shamrock Rovers,UCD, St Patrick's Athletic) David Meyler (Cork
Former League of Ireland star Sean Maguire scored a brace on his return (from the bench) for Championship side Preston North End today. Here are the two goals. He must be a certainty for Martin O'Neill's squad for Turkey now? Goal 1 GOAL @Seani_Maguire_ #PNEFC 🇮🇪🇮🇪🇮🇪🇮🇪🇮🇪 pic.twitter.com/J0stvZCM3c— chris (@ChrisPitcher) March 3, 2018 Goal 2 GOAL
Johnny Ward Sunday’s President’s Cup match was a game of two halves and four seasons. We had snow, sunshine, six goals and so much left for rumination. The competition, introduced in 2014, has developed into an endearing appetiser and Sunday’s game felt much closer to a league match than a pre-season irrelevance.