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Niall Newberry

Niall is an ardent Dundalk and Irish football supporter. He can be found at any given League of Ireland ground on Friday nights and has a soft spot for Aston Villa across the pond. He's also written for the award-winning Dundalk FC Magazine and Extratime.ie

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division Predictions: Week 28

The EA Sports Cup final between Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers (along with the small matter of the All-Ireland final) may take centre stage this weekend but there are also four crucial SSE Airtricity League Premier Division matches to look forward to. (All kick-offs are 7:45pm unless specified) FRIDAY Bray Wanderers v Limerick Just how does Bray Wanderers manager Harry Kenny …

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SSE Airtricity League Premier Divison Predictions: Week 27

The involvement of both Bray Wanderers and Sligo Rovers in the IRN-BRU Cup means there are just four matches taking place in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division this weekend. ________ Friday (all games have a 7:45pm kick-off) Bohemians vs Galway United Bohs haven’t really kicked on following those impressive back-to-back away wins over Shamrock Rovers and Cork City at the end of …

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SSE Airtricity League Premier Divison Predictions: Week 26

Cork City could all but secure the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division title this weekend while St Patrick’s Athletic and Finn Harps face each other in another crucial relegation six-pointer. (All kick-offs are 7:45pm unless specified) Friday Cork City v Sligo Rovers (7:30pm) Cork have laboured towards their all-but-secured title in recent weeks and scraped into the second round of …

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SSE Airtricity League Premier Divison Predictions: Week 25

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Magian Park, Donegal 19/5/2017 Derry City vs Shamrock Rovers Shamrock Rovers's Gary Shaw and Derry's Aaron Barry

This weekend sees a full complement of fixtures in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division including a huge match in the battle for European football as well as two relegation six-pointers. (All kick-offs are 7:45pm unless specified) FRIDAY  Bohemians -v- Bray Wanderers This time last week, Bohs were anxiously looking over their shoulders but two away wins in the space of …

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Five League of Ireland New Arrivals to Watch This Season

With the SSE Airtricity League all set to kick off once again this Friday, Pundit Arena takes a look at five new additions to the Premier Division worth keeping an eye on in 2017. The transfer window was slammed violently shut on Wednesday at 11pm and while talent such as Andy Boyle and Daryl Horgan has departed Irish shores this winter, there has been …

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