Out of the frying pan, into the fire: after losing their opening game at home to promoted Shelbourne last week, Cork City tomorrow night face the daunting task of taking on FAI Cup-winners and predicted title contenders Shamrock Rovers in the new-look side’s their first away test of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division season.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
Following the recent strategic planning weekend between the Football Association of Ireland and SSE Airtricity League clubs on the future of professional football in the country, a first meeting of the working group took place in FAI HQ.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
Sunday may very well turn out to be Steven Beattie’s last game in a Cork City shirt, but the Dubliner is relishing the chance of being part of Cork football history as Cork City go for an unprecedented three FAI Cup wins in a row.
Thu, 01 Nov, 2018
So, this lovely image of Bob Marley adorning Bohemians’ new away strip: Does it mean that, next season, when it’s nil-nil late on and the opposition score, we will be entitled to refer to the goal as “breaking the dreadlock”?
Sat, 27 Oct, 2018
eing in Ireland for July, I got to see some hurling and follow Limerick as they marched into the All-Ireland. Reading the programme for the Limerick v Kilkenny All-Ireland, one page stood out. It was a full page on a GAA campaign called “Reduce the Odds”.
Thu, 09 Aug, 2018