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Roy Keane Turned Down Huge Offer To Take Charge At Limerick [Report]

Republic of Ireland Press Conference, FAI National Training Centre, Abbotstown, Dublin 21/3/2017 Assistant manager Roy Keane Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

The Irish Independent has reported that Roy Keane was top of Limerick’s list to replace Martin Russell as manager. The Ireland assistant boss has hinted in the past that a return to club management could be on the cards in the future with Sunderland and Ipswich Town his only two previous managerial posts. Having not been a first team manager since 2011, …

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Watch: RTE’s April LOI Goal Of The Month Competition Has Some Absolute Scorchers

LOI Goal Of The Moth April Soccer Rrepublic

The League of Ireland produced some top-class strikes over the month of April, making the task of finding a winner and incredibly tight one. RTE’s LOI highlights programme Soccer Republic has selected a shortlist of eight, and each arguably deserves to be a winner in its own right. Karl Sheppard opened proceedings with a well-executed dipping volley away to Bohemians, with …

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Video: Johnny McDonnell Hits The Nail On The Head During Sean Maguire Debate

Trepidation still surrounds including any player from the League of Ireland in Ireland’s senior international set-up, but over the last number of months in particular calls have grown stronger for Cork City’s Sean Maguire to be included in Martin O’Neill’s squad.  With Ireland suffering from somewhat of a post-Robbie Keane era slump in terms of talent in and around the …

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Galway United Bring An End To Cork City’s 12-Game Winning Run

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Eamonn Deacy Park, Galway 12/5/2017 Galway United vs Cork City Cork City’s Stephen Dooley and Galway United's Lee Grace

Cork City’s twelve-game winning run has come to a halt, courtesy a 1-1 draw against Galway United on Friday night. Despite the momentum that had been built up from their blistering start to the new Premier Division season, John Caulfield’s side were always going to find it difficult against a Galway outfit that has built up something of a reputation …

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Conor McCormack: ‘Level-Headed’ Cork City Not Chasing Records

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Markets Field, Limerick 31/3/2017 Limerick vs Cork City Conor McCormack of Cork City Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Speaking to Pundit Arena’s Irish football podcast The Mixer this week, Cork City’s midfield enforcer Conor McCormack spoke about moving to Manchester United at a young age, playing for a time in Italy as well as now being compared to N’Golo Kante in some quarters.  McCormack, who joined Cork City ahead of the 2017 season from Derry City, came to …

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Pundit Arena League Of Ireland Team Of The Month: April 2017

League of Ireland April TOTM

April saw Cork City take and even firmer grip on the League of Ireland Premier Division table, with John Caulfield’s side now sitting twelve points clear of Dundalk and Bray Wanderers. City’s 2-1 win against Bray last weekend made if four wins from four for the Leesiders, in what was another month full of strong individual performances from a multitude …

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