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

20 Leinster Senior Cups for Shelbourne now

It was great to see Shelbourne win the Leinster Senior Cup this week. To go to Oriel Park and beat Dundalk in any competition is a tall order; to deny them the silverware after a gruelling 120-minute contest on a cold night makes the achievement all the more heroic. I was

A stay of execution for Tolka Park

The news that the redevelopment of Dalymount Park is to be delayed for two years broke this week and meant different things to different people. Some people were annoyed at the delay, seeing it as putting the development in jeopardy – ‘’if it’s going to happen, what’s wrong with now’’

Shelbourne to face Ipswich Town in friendly at Tolka Park

 Shelbourne FC have announced that they will face Mick McCarthy's Ipswich Town in a friendly game at Tolka Park on July 11th 2015. It will be a pre season warm up game for McCarthy's men, as they prepare for another year in the Championship after losing out in the Play off's