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Jim McGuinness Leaves Role In China With Eyes On A Post In European Football

Jim McGuinness has left his role as assistant coach at Beijing Sinobo Guoa with immediate effect. Despite signing a two-and-a-half-year contract with the Chinese capital side last June, the Donegal native has called time on his brief stint in Asia. McGuinness had been working under former Bayer Leverkusen and Red Bull Salzburg coach Roger Schmidt in Beijing as he still cuts …

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Ciaran Sheehan Will Not Be Returning For The Cork Footballers In 2018

Ciaran Sheehan has confirmed that he will not be returning to Cork to play Gaelic football this year.  The 2010 All-Ireland winner with the Rebels was released by AFL side Carlton Blues in October, having signed for the club in 2013. This naturally generated speculation that Sheehan could return to Ireland in order to rejoin his club Éire Óg and …

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Donncha O’Connor Taking “Extended Break” To Decide On His Cork Football Future

Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Final, Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney, Kerry 5/7/2015 Kerry vs Cork Cork's Donncha O'Connor scores their second goal of the game despite Fionn Fizgerald of Kerry Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Cork legend Donncha O’Connor has not yet come to a decision on whether he will be joining up with the county’s footballers for 2018 or not.  Incoming Cork football manager Ronan McCarthy has confirmed to the Evening Echo that the Ballydesmond club player has been granted time off from the squad’s opening pre-season activities to be afforded time to think about …

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Philly McMahon’s Autobiography ‘The Choice’ Wins Eir Sport Sports Book Of The Year 2017

Philly McMahon fought off some stiff competition to take home the Eir Sport Sports Book Of The Year 2017 gong on Tuesday.  The Dublin footballer’s autobiography ‘The Choice’ is a personal account beginning at Philly’s days growing up in Ballymun and focuses on the different choices he and his brother John made throughout the course of their youth which resulted …

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The Leinster Club Football Final Has Been Rescheduled Due To Weather Conditions In Portlaoise

The Leinster club senior football final between Kildare champions Moorefield and Westmeath rulers St. Loman’s of Mullingar has been called off due to inclement weather conditions in Portlaoise. The game was supposed to take place at O’Moore Park today, but as was the case in much of the country, there was heavy snowfall in Portlaoise last night and the pitch …

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