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'I am off work due to my mental health state': Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths clarifies absence
# Statement
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# Statement

'I am off work due to my mental health state': Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths clarifies absence

Jan 6th 2019, 1:06 PM 13,084 Views 9 Comments

The Scotland international has taken a step away from football to address issues in his personal life.

Fourth stand proposed for Tallaght Stadium as venue moves towards 10,000 capacity
# Venue
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# Venue

Fourth stand proposed for Tallaght Stadium as venue moves towards 10,000 capacity

Dec 11th 2018, 7:41 PM 14,299 Views 11 Comments

Earlier this season a new 2,195 south stand was completed, with a fourth stand now being discussed.

Dominant Westbrook hit the 107th triple-double of his career last night
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Dominant Westbrook hit the 107th triple-double of his career last night

Nov 29th 2018, 10:36 AM 2,618 Views 1 Comment

Russell Westbrook went level with Jason Kidd as joint-third on the NBA’s all-time list.

Duff reportedly holds talks to take up coaching role at Celtic
# Job Interview
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# Job Interview

Duff reportedly holds talks to take up coaching role at Celtic

Nov 27th 2018, 11:31 AM 10,440 Views 7 Comments

One of Ireland’s greatest-ever wingers could be in line to join the Hoops’ U20s.

Major coup for Shamrock Rovers as Hoops sign highly-rated Derry attacker McEneff
# The Boy Mceneff
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# The Boy Mceneff

Major coup for Shamrock Rovers as Hoops sign highly-rated Derry attacker McEneff

Nov 21st 2018, 3:26 PM 4,024 Views 4 Comments

Former Tottenham academy prospect Aaron McEneff has signed a deal with the Tallaght club.

'For me, he certainly has the attributes to work outside of the League of Ireland and at international level as well'
# Stephen Kenny
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# Stephen Kenny

'For me, he certainly has the attributes to work outside of the League of Ireland and at international level as well'

Nov 14th 2018, 6:20 PM 8,810 Views 8 Comments

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill praised the success of Stephen Kenny, who many see as a potential future Ireland boss.

'I think I can really kick on and score a lot of goals': Ex-Shamrock Rovers striker agrees to join city rivals St Pat's
# New Signing
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# New Signing

'I think I can really kick on and score a lot of goals': Ex-Shamrock Rovers striker agrees to join city rivals St Pat's

Nov 8th 2018, 6:29 PM 4,073 Views 0 Comments

Gary Shaw was the Hoops’ top goalscorer and Player of the Season in 2017.

Dan Carr the hero as Shamrock Rovers snatch 90th minute winner to break Saints hearts
# Dublin Derby
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# Dublin Derby

Dan Carr the hero as Shamrock Rovers snatch 90th minute winner to break Saints hearts

Oct 12th 2018, 9:56 PM 4,653 Views 7 Comments

A late goal from the Hoops striker snatched all three points for Stephen Bradley’s men at Richmond Park.

Rovers frustrated by Cork in stalemate, as Leesiders switch focus to FAI Cup
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Rovers frustrated by Cork in stalemate, as Leesiders switch focus to FAI Cup

Oct 5th 2018, 9:51 PM 4,115 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Bradley’s men were unable to find a winner at Tallaght Stadium.

Celtic return to winning ways as Scott Sinclair backheel is enough to beat Aberdeen
# Scottish Premiership
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# Scottish Premiership

Celtic return to winning ways as Scott Sinclair backheel is enough to beat Aberdeen

Sep 29th 2018, 6:53 PM 4,667 Views 2 Comments

Brendan Rodgers’ side rose to fourth place with their fourth win from seven league games.

Five-star Hoops cruise to three points as Bradley's men eye automatic European spot
# Five Star Display
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# Five Star Display

Five-star Hoops cruise to three points as Bradley's men eye automatic European spot

Sep 14th 2018, 9:49 PM 4,062 Views 2 Comments

Ronan Finn, Dylan Watts, Greg Bolger and Roberto Lopes were all on the scoresheet during Friday’s win.

Rovers climb back up to a European spot with a comprehensive win over Bray
# Back In The Game
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# Back In The Game

Rovers climb back up to a European spot with a comprehensive win over Bray

Aug 31st 2018, 10:06 PM 3,000 Views 0 Comments

Goals from Ronan Finn, Dylan Watts and Brandon Miele guaranteed all three points for Stephen Bradley’s side.

16-year-old Shamrock Rovers keeper scoops Player of the Month prize
# Gavin Bazunu
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# Gavin Bazunu

16-year-old Shamrock Rovers keeper scoops Player of the Month prize

Aug 13th 2018, 12:38 PM 4,704 Views 2 Comments

A host of Premier League clubs have been linked with a move for Gavin Bazunu.

Wallabies skipper Hooper signs 'historic' five-year deal ahead of World Cup
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Wallabies skipper Hooper signs 'historic' five-year deal ahead of World Cup

Aug 10th 2018, 3:20 PM 11,790 Views 7 Comments

The flanker is set to earn a reported €3.8 million after renewing terms with Rugby Australia.

'For me, Dublin will always be green and white' - Keeper Chencinski departs Rovers
# Moving On
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# Moving On

'For me, Dublin will always be green and white' - Keeper Chencinski departs Rovers

Jul 23rd 2018, 4:32 PM 6,238 Views 4 Comments

Shamrock Rovers confirmed the news this afternoon.

Shaw strike sees Rovers bounce back from Europa League exit with big win in Waterford
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Shaw strike sees Rovers bounce back from Europa League exit with big win in Waterford

Jul 22nd 2018, 5:20 PM 6,131 Views 4 Comments

A second-half strike from Gary Shaw saw Shamrock Rovers defeat Waterford at the RSC on Sunday.

From Tallaght to Luzhniki: The night 18-year-old Harry Kane scored his first Tottenham goal in Dublin
# Throwback
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# Throwback

From Tallaght to Luzhniki: The night 18-year-old Harry Kane scored his first Tottenham goal in Dublin

Jul 11th 2018, 7:30 AM 14,078 Views 4 Comments

Kane leads England into a World Cup semi-final tonight in Moscow, but the striker scored his first goal for Spurs as an 18-year-old at Tallaght Stadium.

Watch: 16-year-old Hoops keeper draws praise for stunning penalty save against Cork City
# Rising Star
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# Rising Star

Watch: 16-year-old Hoops keeper draws praise for stunning penalty save against Cork City

Jul 10th 2018, 12:43 PM 9,759 Views 8 Comments

Gavin Bazunu kept a clean sheet at Turner’s Cross last week including a penalty save from Kieran Sadlier.

Hoops bolster squad ahead of Europa League qualifiers with capture of Watts and Greene
# Greene Day
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# Greene Day

Hoops bolster squad ahead of Europa League qualifiers with capture of Watts and Greene

Jul 7th 2018, 1:48 PM 7,631 Views 5 Comments

Shamrock Rovers have confirmed the signings of Dylan Watts and Aaron Greene.

Resurgent Shamrock Rovers make it three wins in a row as Hoops ease past disappointing Derry
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Resurgent Shamrock Rovers make it three wins in a row as Hoops ease past disappointing Derry

Jun 29th 2018, 10:28 PM 3,420 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Bradley’s side leapfrogged Derry into fourth spot thanks to goals from Dan Carr and Joel Coustrain.

The Lakers are in a catch-22 with LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard
# LA Story
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# LA Story

The Lakers are in a catch-22 with LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard

Jun 29th 2018, 7:48 AM 8,208 Views 7 Comments

Magic Johnson has some tough calls to make.

Warriors to face LeBron's Cavs in NBA Finals after taking down Rockets
# Friends Reunited
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# Friends Reunited

Warriors to face LeBron's Cavs in NBA Finals after taking down Rockets

May 29th 2018, 7:29 AM 5,793 Views 2 Comments

It’s Nadal v Federer on hardwood as the great rivals meet again in the finals.

Rockets push Warriors to brink of elimination
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Rockets push Warriors to brink of elimination

May 25th 2018, 7:59 AM 4,852 Views 3 Comments

Star guard Chris Paul departed Houston’s Western Conference finals game five win over Golden State in the final minute and his status for game six was unclear.

Dominant Rovers return to winning ways with impressive Dublin derby victory
# Dublin Derby
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# Dublin Derby

Dominant Rovers return to winning ways with impressive Dublin derby victory

May 22nd 2018, 9:57 PM 6,622 Views 7 Comments

Goals from Lee Grace, Ronan Finn and Sam Bone handed Shamrock Rovers a derby win against St Pat’s.

Curry and Durant star as Warriors breeze past Rockets in game three
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Curry and Durant star as Warriors breeze past Rockets in game three

May 21st 2018, 7:02 AM 3,501 Views 0 Comments

Golden State are in control.

Hoops held in Sligo as Graham Burke plays a day before potential Ireland debut
# The Showgrounds
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# The Showgrounds

Hoops held in Sligo as Graham Burke plays a day before potential Ireland debut

May 19th 2018, 10:14 PM 5,325 Views 3 Comments

Shamrock Rovers were frustrated at the Showgrounds and could only earn a point against Sligo on Saturday.

ESPN and Netflix are making a 10-part documentary series on Michael Jordan
# Like Mike
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# Like Mike

ESPN and Netflix are making a 10-part documentary series on Michael Jordan

May 15th 2018, 3:44 PM 3,881 Views 1 Comment

Clear out the Sky box.

LeBron has 'zero level of concern' after Cavs defeat
# Hoops
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# Hoops

LeBron has 'zero level of concern' after Cavs defeat

May 14th 2018, 7:24 AM 4,440 Views 3 Comments

The Celtics dominated in Game 1.

Cavaliers sweep Raptors, 76ers stay alive
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Cavaliers sweep Raptors, 76ers stay alive

May 8th 2018, 8:03 AM 4,406 Views 2 Comments

The Cleveland Cavaliers completed a sweep of the Toronto Raptors in the NBA playoffs.

Pelicans and Rockets dominate, make both series 2-1
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Pelicans and Rockets dominate, make both series 2-1

May 5th 2018, 9:20 AM 2,841 Views 1 Comment

Anthony Davis led the way as the New Orleans Pelicans responded against the Golden State Warriors while Steph Curry never got going.

Game on! Mitchell dunks his own rebound as Jazz level series with #1 seed Rockets
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Game on! Mitchell dunks his own rebound as Jazz level series with #1 seed Rockets

May 3rd 2018, 7:57 AM 4,155 Views 5 Comments

The Western Conference semi is tied at a game apiece.

Rozier stars as Celtics ease past 76ers in game one
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Rozier stars as Celtics ease past 76ers in game one

May 1st 2018, 8:19 AM 2,886 Views 1 Comment

The Boston Celtics drew first blood against the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday despite playing without Jaylen Brown and Kyrie Irving.

Late Morrissey equaliser sees Limerick escape with a point as Hoops' winless run continues
# Point Apiece
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# Point Apiece

Late Morrissey equaliser sees Limerick escape with a point as Hoops' winless run continues

Apr 20th 2018, 10:13 PM 4,469 Views 7 Comments

Danny Morrissey’s late equaliser after 86 minutes earned Limerick a point on Friday night.

Warriors, Pelicans claim 3-0 leads as Embiid inspires 76ers
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Warriors, Pelicans claim 3-0 leads as Embiid inspires 76ers

Apr 20th 2018, 8:18 AM 3,515 Views 3 Comments

The Golden State Warriors and New Orleans Pelicans hold 3-0 leads in the west, while the Philadelphia 76ers are up 2-1 in the east.

Bradley: 'We never said we would challenge for the title, we actually said that we couldn't'
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Bradley: 'We never said we would challenge for the title, we actually said that we couldn't'

Apr 2nd 2018, 1:59 PM 8,741 Views 8 Comments

Shamrock Rovers earned their fifth league win of the season on Friday night, but boss Stephen Bradley believes it will take time to catch up to Dundalk and Cork City.

Goal from former Reading forward earns Hoops all three points as Sligo drop into relegation zone
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Goal from former Reading forward earns Hoops all three points as Sligo drop into relegation zone

Mar 30th 2018, 10:14 PM 5,544 Views 9 Comments

Shamrock Rovers earned their fifth win in nine, as London-born Daniel Carr struck on the hour mark with a deft finish.

Ex-Aston Villa youngster's 30-yard corker the pick of Shamrock Rovers' six goals
# Watch
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# Watch

Ex-Aston Villa youngster's 30-yard corker the pick of Shamrock Rovers' six goals

Feb 27th 2018, 1:24 PM 4,836 Views 4 Comments

The Hoops had a high-scoring victory over Bray Wanderers on Monday evening.

Sammon of College scores again - but Forrest hattrick fires Celtic into quarter-finals
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Sammon of College scores again - but Forrest hattrick fires Celtic into quarter-finals

Feb 10th 2018, 2:34 PM 6,786 Views 5 Comments

That’s now six goals in six for Belfield’s favourite son.

Dembele inspires as Celtic get revenge on Hearts for ending their unbeaten run
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Dembele inspires as Celtic get revenge on Hearts for ending their unbeaten run

Jan 30th 2018, 10:37 PM 5,874 Views 1 Comment

The Frenchman was on target along with Odsonne Edouard and Dedryck Boyata, while Kyle Lafferty scored for the visitors.

Celtic secure cup passage with five star display against second-tier minnows
# High Five
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# High Five

Celtic secure cup passage with five star display against second-tier minnows

Jan 20th 2018, 6:54 PM 4,519 Views 2 Comments

Five different scorers were on show as Celtic eased into the fifth round of the Scottish Cup on Saturday.