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Mark Callanan looks at Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers performance so far this season. There’s been lots of talk so far this season about the potential for a Merseyside club to reach the hallowed land of the Champions League. While Liverpool remain the traditional European standard bearers for the city, it is Everton, riding high in [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Things never really worked out for Andre Villas Boas at Chelsea. The young hot shot manager strode into the premier league armed with a swashbuckling attitude and no little degree of self confidence. His previous year’s exploits with Porto culminating with league and Europa league triumphs meant quite rightly he was regarded as one of [...] Read the rest of this entry »
The Republic of Ireland have beaten the Faroe Islands 4-1 in their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier in Tórshavn – a result which puts the Boys in Green in second place in Group C. There was not a lot in it in the first half, with both sides having chances and swapping possession regularly. Andrews [...] Read the rest of this entry »
In an exclusive extract from his brand new autobiography Running Through Walls, former Ireland, Derby, Birmingham and Oxford player Dave Langan reveals all about his time homeless while working as a key-keeper for Peterborough town council , a position he was eligible for due to his footballing injuries making him ‘disabled’. In Running Through Walls, [...] Read the rest of this entry »
RTÉ and Celtic FC team up to offer one lucky player a place at Celtic’s prestigious Youth Academy! Football’s Next Star will make its debut this October on RTÉ Two. Presented by Westlife’s Nicky Byrne, Football’s Next Star will feature 10 young Irish footballers who will battle it out for one coveted place at Celtic’s [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Shamrock Rovers have sacked manager Stephen Kenny after a run of poor results and are now on the hunt for a new manager. Kenny lasted less than nine months at the Tallaght club after taking over from Michael O’Neill’s last December. It had been rumoured that Kenny had lost the faith of the dressing room [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Italia 90 hero Kevin Sheedy is to undergo surgery laster this week after being diagnosed with bowel cancer. Sheedy currently serves as an academy coach at Everton where he enjoyed ten years as a player. “It’s not ideal but I have to remain positive,” Sheedy told “After a period of rehabilitation I will return [...] Read the rest of this entry »