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# championship-matters - This year 2022

Manning on target and Obafemi returns as Swansea down Hull on busy day for Irish
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# Championship Matters

Manning on target and Obafemi returns as Swansea down Hull on busy day for Irish

Updated Sep 17th 2022, 10:22 PM 6,126 Views 2 Comments

Dara O’Shea was another Irish goal-scorer in the Championship, which John Egan’s Sheffield United lead.

Omobamidele continues to impress as Norwich pile more misery on Sunderland
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# Championship Matters

Omobamidele continues to impress as Norwich pile more misery on Sunderland

Aug 27th 2022, 3:17 PM 7,499 Views 0 Comments

Josh Sargent’s fourth goal in three games sealed a 1-0 win for the Canaries.

London Calling after the American Dream - An Irish star impressing under the radar
# Hayley's Comet
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# Hayley's Comet

London Calling after the American Dream - An Irish star impressing under the radar

Aug 20th 2022, 7:30 AM 5,751 Views 2 Comments

Ahead of the new Championship season, Hayley Nolan retraces her journey so far and looks to the future.

Irish stars to the fore in Bournemouth-Swansea thriller as Fulham miss title chance
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# Championship Matters

Irish stars to the fore in Bournemouth-Swansea thriller as Fulham miss title chance

Apr 26th 2022, 10:31 PM 7,495 Views 2 Comments

Cyrus Christie was on target for the Swans, with Michael Obafemi providing two assists – but Bournemouth came back from three goals down.

Huddersfield finally break down 10-man Derby to move into play-off spots
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# Championship Matters

Huddersfield finally break down 10-man Derby to move into play-off spots

Feb 2nd 2022, 10:45 PM 3,385 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, super sub Uche Ikpeazu secured Cardiff success at struggling Barnsley.

O'Neill's Stoke strike late to secure point at Huddersfield in battle of play-off hopefuls
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

O'Neill's Stoke strike late to secure point at Huddersfield in battle of play-off hopefuls

Jan 28th 2022, 11:06 PM 2,174 Views 0 Comments

Substitute Jacob Brown was the goal-scoring hero.

# championship-matters - Last year 2021

'Special' Lenihan excels once again, helping Blackburn continue Championship rise
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

'Special' Lenihan excels once again, helping Blackburn continue Championship rise

Dec 29th 2021, 11:04 PM 8,461 Views 2 Comments

It was a mixed night for the Irish across the water – and one which saw plenty of postponements.

Irish trio help Sheffield United sink Fulham to continue Heckingbottom’s perfect start as boss
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

Irish trio help Sheffield United sink Fulham to continue Heckingbottom’s perfect start as boss

Updated Dec 20th 2021, 11:03 PM 7,804 Views 1 Comment

The Blades enjoyed a surprise 1-0 victory over the Championship leaders at Craven Cottage.

Irish international on target as Birmingham frustrate Middlesborough
# Great Scott
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# Great Scott

Irish international on target as Birmingham frustrate Middlesborough

Oct 30th 2021, 6:47 PM 4,545 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty of Irish involvement in the Championship this afternoon, but Scott Hogan was the only goalscorer.

Goal and an assist for Jason Knight, but Luton hit back twice to secure draw at Derby
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

Goal and an assist for Jason Knight, but Luton hit back twice to secure draw at Derby

Oct 19th 2021, 10:31 PM 5,089 Views 2 Comments

A wrap of tonight’s Championship action.

Record 19-in-a-row for Monaghan kingpins, Donegal star hits 5-6 to book club final spot
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

Record 19-in-a-row for Monaghan kingpins, Donegal star hits 5-6 to book club final spot

Oct 10th 2021, 5:13 PM 7,419 Views 0 Comments

Ladies football club championships are heating up across the country.

Liverpool and Ireland star Kiernan voted Player of the Week after brilliant brace
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

Liverpool and Ireland star Kiernan voted Player of the Week after brilliant brace

Oct 6th 2021, 2:28 PM 2,660 Views 0 Comments

The Reds boss has backed the Cavan ace to ‘flourish’ after bagging her first goals for the club.

'I have been dreaming of that since I was a kid' - West Brom's Irish star O'Shea
# Going Well
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# Going Well

'I have been dreaming of that since I was a kid' - West Brom's Irish star O'Shea

Aug 19th 2021, 11:02 AM 10,471 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner was on target at The Hawthorns last night, and was also named in the Championship Team of the Week.

Late Lenihan goal gives Blackburn win, O'Shea and Robinson on target for leaders West Brom
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

Late Lenihan goal gives Blackburn win, O'Shea and Robinson on target for leaders West Brom

Aug 18th 2021, 10:26 PM 6,294 Views 3 Comments

A busy night of Championship action, with plenty of Irish involvement.

Barnsley’s unbeaten league run reaches 10 following stalemate with Rooney's Derby
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

Barnsley’s unbeaten league run reaches 10 following stalemate with Rooney's Derby

Mar 10th 2021, 10:11 PM 2,426 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Jason Knight played the full 90-plus for the Rams, who climbed to 18th.

Hourihane grabs Swansea equaliser on league debut while McCarthy's reign opens with draw
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

Hourihane grabs Swansea equaliser on league debut while McCarthy's reign opens with draw

Jan 27th 2021, 10:24 PM 4,954 Views 0 Comments

A great start to life at Swansea for Conor Hourihane.

# championship-matters - All time

Ireland striker Sean Maguire on target as Preston extend winning league run
# Championship Matters
From The42
# Championship Matters

Ireland striker Sean Maguire on target as Preston extend winning league run

Dec 29th 2020, 10:37 PM 6,759 Views 3 Comments

The Lilywhites were 2-0 winners over Coventry.

Irish contingent to the fore as Preston extend Bristol City’s losing run
# Championship Matters
From The42
# Championship Matters

Irish contingent to the fore as Preston extend Bristol City’s losing run

Dec 18th 2020, 11:06 PM 4,933 Views 1 Comment

Daniel Johnson’s first-half penalty inflicted a third straight loss on the Robins, with Sean Maguire and Alan Browne impressing.

James McClean boosts Stoke's survival hopes with sixth goal of the season
# Championship Matters
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# Championship Matters

James McClean boosts Stoke's survival hopes with sixth goal of the season

Feb 8th 2020, 6:19 PM 7,826 Views 12 Comments

The Derry native scored the Potters’ opener against Charlton Athletic.

Blow for Donegal as Curran's side plan for business end without AFLW star Bonner
# Land Down Under
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# Land Down Under

Blow for Donegal as Curran's side plan for business end without AFLW star Bonner

Apr 17th 2019, 2:28 PM 3,192 Views 0 Comments

The Glenfin forward starred for Greater Western Sydney (GWS) this year.

Griggs includes seven uncapped players in Ireland's Six Nations squad
# Championship Matters
From The42
# Championship Matters

Griggs includes seven uncapped players in Ireland's Six Nations squad

Dec 21st 2018, 11:19 AM 4,464 Views 2 Comments

Former captain Niamh Briggs is again omitted from the 36-player panel.

All Black Franks eager 'to work hard' as he sticks with relegated London Irish
# About The Benjamins
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# About The Benjamins

All Black Franks eager 'to work hard' as he sticks with relegated London Irish

Jun 29th 2016, 12:18 PM 5,418 Views 3 Comments

The highly-rated, highly-paid prop won’t be following coach Tom Coventry through the exit door.

Great Scot? Fulham shell out £11 Million for Leeds United's Ross McCormack
# Championship Matters
From The42
# Championship Matters

Great Scot? Fulham shell out £11 Million for Leeds United's Ross McCormack

Jul 8th 2014, 11:18 AM 6,682 Views 24 Comments

The former Rangers and Motherwell striker has committed to an initial four-year deal at Craven Cottage.

Here’s your GAA coverage on TV and Radio this week
# Tune In
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# Tune In

Here’s your GAA coverage on TV and Radio this week

Sep 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 1,305 Views 0 Comments

There’s plenty to watch on the box and listen to on the airwaves this week.

10 of our favourite Aidan O'Shea facts
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

10 of our favourite Aidan O'Shea facts

Aug 8th 2013, 6:27 PM 14,999 Views 15 Comments

The Mayo GAA star also made a less-than-successful appearance appearance on the Championship Matters Quiz recently.

Fleming steps in as Freedman takes Bolton job
# Championship Matters
From The42
# Championship Matters

Fleming steps in as Freedman takes Bolton job

Oct 23rd 2012, 4:18 PM 984 Views 0 Comments

Crystal Palace confirm that manager Dougie Freedman has left the club to take over as Bolton Wanderers boss.

Royal rumble: Banty goes out swinging with attack on 'anti-Ulster' Spillane
# Banty V Pat
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# Banty V Pat

Royal rumble: Banty goes out swinging with attack on 'anti-Ulster' Spillane

Aug 3rd 2012, 11:26 AM 2,250 Views 0 Comments

The Monaghan man blasted Spillane for a ‘personal attack’ on his assistant, Martin McElkennon.