Posts Tagged ‘News Just In’

Substitute Rory Patterson came off the Derry City bench to score two goals against St. Patrick’s Athletic and help the Candystripes lift the FAI Ford Cup at the end of a dramatic showpiece at the AVVIA Stadium. The game was a repeat of the 2006 final – which was the last football match to be [...] Read the rest of this entry »
It appears that Sunday’s FAI Cup final will be Trevor Croly’s last match as St. Patrick’s Athletic assistant and he will take over as Shamrock Rovers manager early next week. Croly emerged as a serious candidate for the position earlier in the week and speculation intensified on Monday when he and Pat’s manager Liam Buckley [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Sir Alex Ferguson refuses to believe that referee Mark Clattenburg made racist comments towards any of Chelsea’s players. Chelsea have formally submitted a dossier of evidence to the FA containing players’ accounts of Clattenburg’s alleged racist remarks towards some of Chelsea’s players. Police and FA officials are investigating the allegations but the official strenuously denies [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Richard Dunne is eyeing a return to club action after successfully completing a second operation on his long-term groin injury. The Aston Villa defender is hoping to complete his rehabilitation and return to training in two weeks. Dunne has been has been forced to watch from the stands since Ireland’s disastrous Euro campaign and the [...] Read the rest of this entry »
It’s just before 9:30pm on a bitterly cold late October 2002 night and the atmosphere in the Lansdowne Road stands is very similar to the weather. The final whistle has just sounded on the Republic of Ireland’s first (and what would soon be only) competitive home defeat during the reign of manager – and former captain [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni has announced the squad for the friendly with Greece on November 14th in the Aviva Stadium. Robbie Keane will not be called on to make the trip back from LA Galaxy, while Shane Long will miss out due to a hamstring injury. Norwich striker Wes Hoolahan has been called up to [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has backtracked on his comments that Everton are a “long ball team” who are “very similar to Stoke”, following Sunday’s 2-2 draw in the Merseyside derby. Gerrard said that he was still upset by Luis Suarez’s disallowed goal in the closing stages of the game when he made the comments and [...] Read the rest of this entry »