The PFAI are announcing the First Division team of the year for 2017 over the next three days.
They have announced the goalkeeper and defenders that have made the team of the year this season.
Niall Corbet (UCD)
Daniel O'Reilly(Longford Town)
Chris McCarthy(Cobh Ramblers)
PFA Ireland 1st Div Team of Year;
After last weeks FAI Cup’s exploits, we returned to league action this weekend and it didn’t disappoint. Only 2 sides failed to score across 8 games, while 26 goals where scored overall, including a stunning hat trick from Bohemians Keith Ward. Bohs scored 4 times against hapless Drogheda United as
The Football Association of Ireland has launched an investigation into alleged match-fixing surrounding the friendly match between Bray Wanderers FC and Waterford FC on Friday, September 8 at the Carlisle Grounds.
Upon receipt of a complaint the FAI notified An Garda Siochanna and the Association has now launched an investigation into
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For most teams, this weekend brought a close to the second round of games in the league of Ireland premier division as the games continue to come thick and fast. Cork travelled to Bray Wanderers on Sunday in search of 3 points and to extend their lead to 15 points
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Cork City and Shamrock Rovers claimed
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Shortly before our First Division opener against Waterford at Athlone Town Stadium was due to kick off there was a brief but unfortunate power failure at the ground.
The situation was remedied a few minutes later when power was restored.
As a result of what happened it was agreed that kick