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Limerick Re-Sign Robbie Williams

Limerick have today announced the re-signing of Robbie Williams.  The English-born left-back has put pen to paper ahead of 2015 and in doing so is the first of Limerick’s squad to re-sign for the new season. Commenting on the re-signing manager Martin Russell expressed his delight at having such an experienced option back in the squad again for next season. …

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Cork City: Gearóid Morrissey Set To Leave

Cork City’s Gearóid Morrissey is set to leave the club, Cork City boss John Caulfield has revealed.  A two and a half year deal has been offered to Morrissey by the League Two club, according to local Cork paper the Evening Echo and another shot at English football now looks on the cards for the 23-year-old following a spell with Blackburn Rovers in …

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Frank Murphy & John Delaney – Brothers In Arms?

The Football Association of Ireland recently endured a much publicised controversy, spearheaded by Chief Executive John Delaney. This was quickly been followed by the confirmation of the redevelopment of Pairc Ui Chaoimh, which was controversial to some GAA folk. This sparked a question at Pundit Arena. Could similarities be drawn between the chief executive of the FAI, John Delaney, and …

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Derry City Duo Transfer Listed

One of the league’s best attacking players, Rory Patterson as well as defender Shane McEleney have both been transfer listed by Derry City and are also available for loan moves next month.  According to the Derry Journal, cost-cutting at the club is a necessity with reduced attendances as well as the lack of European football being sighted as the reasons …

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Seoul Mates: Fans Meet Longford Striker In South Korea

Longford Town are about to embark on their first Premier Division campaign since 2007.  Longford’s Player of the Year, Gary Shaw celebrated a job well done in 2014 and jetted off to Seoul, South Korea for a holiday. Although Longford are a popular club in the midlands of Ireland, not many would expect fans of the Town to be frequenting …

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UCD Unveil New Management Team

UCD have today announced their new management team ahead of the new season.  Former Bray Wanderers boss Pat Devlin will become the Students’ director of football while UCD’s assistant manager from 2014, Colin O’Neill will now step up to become UCD’s first team manager for 2015 as they compete in the First Division. Evan McMillan will re-join the club as …

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Limerick Chairman: ‘Markets Field Living And Breathing Again’

Limerick are set to return to the famous Markets Field ground in 2015 after a 31-year wait. The Blues will host Bohemians on the 7th of March in their first Premier Division clash of the season at the ground, before travelling to Cork City the following week. Limerick FC’s chairman Pat O’Sullivan expressed his hope that all Shannonsiders rally behind the project at …

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Ronan Finn Signs For Dundalk

Shamrock Rovers midfielder Ronan Finn has signed for Premier Division champions Dundalk FC today, according to the club’s official website. The 26-year-old midfielder has decided to link up with his former boss Stephen Kenny after parting ways with the Hoops. Speaking to dundalkfc.com after signing for the club, the former Hoop was pleased to finally get the deal done and pointed to his relationship …

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Richie Towell Linked With Motherwell Move

Having previously heard word of Richie Towell being close to a move to Blackpool, it now looks as though the 23-year-old may be set to join up with former Sligo Rovers boss Ian Baraclough at Motherwell in January, according to the Herald Scotland. Towell was instrumental to Dundalk’s title win last season. Scoring with ease from midfield as well dictating play …

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Ireland Continue To Waste Jonathan Walters’ Talents

Following on from our piece on Patrick Bamford yesterday, Brian Barry is of the belief that Jonathan Walters is the answer to Ireland’ s striking problems. Jonathan Walters now has 100 career goals to his name, as his form continues to rise with Stoke City. With four goals in the Premier League this season, many are beginning to take note …

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