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Football Round-Up (LOI Week One, EPL Week 29, FA Cup Quarter Finals)

The League of Ireland is back in business, so I will have a bit more to talk about on a week to week basis. Some good games to start off the season with, none more than Limerick FC’s debut in … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 32, EPL Week 10)

The last week of LoI action has come and gone, with only three games to talk about. Dundalk have overcome Waterford over two legs to secure their Premier League status for next year, at least on the pitch. Dundalk weathered … Continue reading

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Escaping The Graveyard (Lovely Left Foot)

On Friday, one Irish club is being pulled into the vortex. Following a tense and nervy first leg on Tuesday night, Dundalk and Waterford United go into their final match of the season knowing that rich awards awaits one while … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 31, EPL Week Nine)

So, the League of Ireland comes to a close, with a dead rubber series of games. Sligo Rovers party was only slightly ruined by a home loss to Shamrock Rovers (and the moronic behaviour of Shams fans throughout) and nothing … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 30, EPL Week Eight)

Obviously, no Limerick FC matches to speak of for a few months, and the Premier Division is just about sorted. Still a small few things to talk about in regards Irish football though. The promotion/relegation play-offs are on, and Waterford … Continue reading

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The West’s Awake: Limerick And Galway In The League Of Ireland (Lovely Left Foot)

The League of Ireland, for better or worse, has always been a competition that has been dominated by clubs from the Dublin area. With well over a quarter of the country’s population inside County Dublin’s borders, and over half of … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 29, Internationals, DD Links)

And so the First Division season comes to a close. It was a disappointing and frustrating game, though that mattered little in the context of the night itself. Limerick suffered two red cards before the end and neither was undeserved. … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 28, EPL Week Seven)

With the way the fixtures were planned out, most Limerick fans were glued to their computers or teletext options Friday night, as Waterford hosted Mervue. A win or a draw for the home side would see the run-in continue, a … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 27, EPL Week Six)

Another week, another win. It was, for 86 or so minutes, an utterly frustrating night at Jackman Park, as Limerick dominated in terms of possession, tempo and chances, but simply could not get the ball to go into the net. … Continue reading

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Football Round-Up (LOI Week 26, EPL Week Five)

A hard fought three points from struggling SD Galway keeps Limerick’s promotion ambitions on track. Seeing Guthrie sent off after just half an hour of play was always going to produce a nervy hour of football, regardless of the quality … Continue reading

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