Category Archives: Football 11/12

League Of Ireland Round-Up, Week 21

Limerick’s first draw of the season comes with some deep dissatisfaction. An utterly wasteful performance from the home town played out before my eyes in Jackman Park last Friday, as Limerick struggled to make chances despite lots of possession in … Continue reading

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League Of Ireland Round-Up, Week 20

Limerick continue to slouch towards Bethlehem, as they turn the corner into the biggest seven days of their season. Another uninspiring performance away to Athlone, another late winner, another three points that comes with a faint sense of unease. Gaffney’s … Continue reading

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League Of Ireland Round-Up, Week 19

A scary moment for the Super Blues as lowly SD Galway came within 12 minutes of repeating their crucial away draw of last season, that seriously derailed the promotion push of 2011. I suppose it might be taken as a … Continue reading

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League Of Ireland Round-Up, Week 18

A routine game for Limerick saw them run out 3-0 winners against an unimpressive Mervue side, a bread and butter game for the Shannonsiders at this stage. The gulf between the top three in the First Division and the other … Continue reading

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League Of Ireland Round-Up, Week 17

Another week, another big game defeat. Limerick fell to Waterford for the third time this season on Friday night, their blushes only partly spared by Longford’s inability to take advantage with a win over Athlone, the league leaders settling for … Continue reading

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The Stupidest Thing I’ve Read This Week (7/7/12)

Third place this week is in visual form, and goes to this political cartoon from Richard Meyers. Yeah, that’s something. The clip-art style insertions of different figures to create an image that looks like a bunch of random elements thrown … Continue reading

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Euro 2012: Rankings, Awards And The Last Word

As with the last World Cup, I’d like to offer a final review of Euro 2012, rankings the teams via my own system, before giving out my own awards and final thoughts. My ranking system see’s places 16-9 sorted by … Continue reading

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