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#Hoops

# hoops - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Miele equaliser means Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will have to do it all over again
# FAI Cup
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# FAI Cup

Miele equaliser means Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will have to do it all over again

Oct 1st 2017, 7:07 PM 4,385 Views 43 Comments

Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will play each other again on Tuesday 10 October for a place in the FAI Cup final.

# hoops - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Late equaliser at Parkhead sees Celtic hit back to save unbeaten run
# Late Drama
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# Late Drama

Late equaliser at Parkhead sees Celtic hit back to save unbeaten run

Sep 30th 2017, 6:19 PM 7,566 Views 12 Comments

A brace from 24-year-old midfielder Callum McGregor earned Celtic a point against Hibs.

# hoops - Monday 25 September, 2017

‘Our training games are as good as our match games’ - Bradley laments Rovers' strength in-depth
# Dublin Derby
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# Dublin Derby

‘Our training games are as good as our match games’ - Bradley laments Rovers' strength in-depth

Sep 25th 2017, 7:00 AM 3,848 Views 4 Comments

Shamrock Rovers face St Patrick’s Athletic tonight looking to take another step towards securing European football for next season.

# hoops - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Celtic maintain Old Firm bragging rights with comfortable win at Ibrox
# Old Firm
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# Old Firm

Celtic maintain Old Firm bragging rights with comfortable win at Ibrox

Sep 23rd 2017, 2:18 PM 9,109 Views 12 Comments

Manager Brendan Rodgers extended his unbeaten record in Old Firm derbies as Celtic extend their lead at the head of the Scottish Premiership.

# hoops - Friday 22 September, 2017

Rovers edge closer to securing European spot with dominant win in Tallaght
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# Hoops

Rovers edge closer to securing European spot with dominant win in Tallaght

Sep 22nd 2017, 10:00 PM 3,422 Views 4 Comments

Shamrock Rovers earned their fourth consecutive win in the Premier Division to reaffirm their grip on third spot.

# hoops - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Dundalk claim eighth trophy in four seasons as Lilywhites down sorry Hoops in Tallaght
# EA Sports Cup
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# EA Sports Cup

Dundalk claim eighth trophy in four seasons as Lilywhites down sorry Hoops in Tallaght

Sep 16th 2017, 5:02 PM 5,591 Views 14 Comments

David McMillan set the Lilywhites on their way before late goals from Patrick McEleney and Tommy Stewart sealed the win in Dublin.

# hoops - Friday 15 September, 2017

Kolo Toure announces his retirement and immediately joins Celtic's coaching staff
# Kolo's Back
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# Kolo's Back

Kolo Toure announces his retirement and immediately joins Celtic's coaching staff

Sep 15th 2017, 2:58 PM 6,657 Views 2 Comments

The former Hoops, Arsenal, Manchester City and Liverpool defender has been named technical assistant of the Scottish champions.

'I think it’s the biggest game of my career because I didn’t get to any finals over in England'
# Medals On Offer
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# Medals On Offer

'I think it’s the biggest game of my career because I didn’t get to any finals over in England'

Sep 15th 2017, 7:30 AM 6,712 Views 6 Comments

Ex-Sheffield United midfielder David McAllister would love nothing more than to get his hands on some silverware in tomorrow’s EA Sports Cup final.

# hoops - Friday 8 September, 2017

Brandon Miele hits a hat-trick but Rovers are pushed hard by spirited Bluebell side
# Miele Buíochas
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# Miele Buíochas

Brandon Miele hits a hat-trick but Rovers are pushed hard by spirited Bluebell side

Sep 8th 2017, 10:02 PM 4,049 Views 10 Comments

The game was put out of sight once the Leinster Senior League side were reduced to 10 men.

# hoops - Friday 1 September, 2017

Wait continues for City’s crowning moment as champions-elect fall to brilliant Hoops
# Rebel Army
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# Rebel Army

Wait continues for City’s crowning moment as champions-elect fall to brilliant Hoops

Sep 1st 2017, 9:48 PM 7,203 Views 31 Comments

Rovers inflicted a third Premier Division defeat of the season on City, who continue their wait to be crowned 2017 SSE Airtricity League champions.

# hoops - Friday 25 August, 2017

Shamrock Rovers exorcise some demons as they pick up comprehensive cup win at Tolka Park
# Bragging Rights
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# Bragging Rights

Shamrock Rovers exorcise some demons as they pick up comprehensive cup win at Tolka Park

Aug 25th 2017, 10:28 PM 3,235 Views 2 Comments

Second-half goals from Brandon Miele, Graham Burke and James Doona did the trick for the Hoops.

# hoops - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Celtic's perfect start continues with comfortable win against Kilmarnock
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# Hoops

Celtic's perfect start continues with comfortable win against Kilmarnock

Aug 19th 2017, 2:35 PM 4,553 Views 12 Comments

James Forrest and Callum McGregor got the goals.

# hoops - Friday 18 August, 2017

Gary Shaw conjures late, late brace as Rovers come from behind to snatch win in Galway
# On The Double
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# On The Double

Gary Shaw conjures late, late brace as Rovers come from behind to snatch win in Galway

Aug 18th 2017, 9:58 PM 3,411 Views 5 Comments

Ronan Murray gave the Tribesmen a first-half lead but they failed to keep hold of the lead.

# hoops - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

'We were laughing when he scored because he does it to everyone in training'
# Young Talent
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# Young Talent

'We were laughing when he scored because he does it to everyone in training'

Aug 8th 2017, 11:07 AM 7,442 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Bradley was full of praise for teenager James Doona, who scored a dramatic last minute winner for Shamrock Rovers against Cork City last night.

# hoops - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Trevor Clarke's brother one of two more signings announced by Shamrock Rovers
# Deadline Day
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# Deadline Day

Trevor Clarke's brother one of two more signings announced by Shamrock Rovers

Aug 1st 2017, 6:35 PM 5,540 Views 1 Comment

The Hoops have secured the services of Dean Carpeneter and Darren Clarke from Leinster Senior League club Collinstown.

# hoops - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

'Celtic is not a political arena' - Brendan Rodgers unhappy with club's Green Brigade supporters
# Green Brigade
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# Green Brigade

'Celtic is not a political arena' - Brendan Rodgers unhappy with club's Green Brigade supporters

Jul 25th 2017, 3:08 PM 8,918 Views 6 Comments

Manager Brendan Rodgers has asked supporters to “stick to football.”

# hoops - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Hoops face uphill battle for Europa League progression but have nothing to lose in Prague tonight
# Go Hard Or Go Home
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# Go Hard Or Go Home

Hoops face uphill battle for Europa League progression but have nothing to lose in Prague tonight

Jul 20th 2017, 7:00 AM 3,821 Views 5 Comments

Rovers take on Mlada Boleslav needing at least two goals to make it through to the Europa League third round.

# hoops - Friday 14 July, 2017

Linfield no match for Celtic in heated Champions League tie at Windsor Park
# In Control
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# In Control

Linfield no match for Celtic in heated Champions League tie at Windsor Park

Jul 14th 2017, 7:42 PM 22,919 Views 24 Comments

The Hoops have one foot in the next round after a 2-0 victory.

# hoops - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'Championship teams don't get to play in these European nights. To have my family there watching is massive'
# Hoops
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# Hoops

'Championship teams don't get to play in these European nights. To have my family there watching is massive'

Jul 13th 2017, 7:20 AM 5,388 Views 5 Comments

Former Aston Villa and Notts County playmaker Graham Burke is experiencing European football for the very first time with Shamrock Rovers.

# hoops - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round
# Hoop Dreams
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# Hoop Dreams

Shamrock Rovers show class to qualify for Europa League second round

Jul 6th 2017, 9:55 PM 8,829 Views 20 Comments

Graham Burke’s excellent first half strike capped off an assured performance from Stephen Bradley’s side.

# hoops - Friday 16 June, 2017

In the battle of depleted squads, Shamrock Rovers dig out a slender win in Donegal
# Grind It Out
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# Grind It Out

In the battle of depleted squads, Shamrock Rovers dig out a slender win in Donegal

Jun 16th 2017, 11:03 PM 2,941 Views 2 Comments

Michael O’Connor’s glancing header proved the difference.

# hoops - Monday 12 June, 2017

Celtic have launched a two-toned green away kit for next season
# Living The Legend
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# Living The Legend

Celtic have launched a two-toned green away kit for next season

Jun 12th 2017, 11:45 AM 8,386 Views 13 Comments

The Scottish treble winners will wear the New Balance strip on the road.

# hoops - Friday 9 June, 2017

LeBron James made the Cavs watch an inspirational Steve Jobs speech before their epic finals comeback
# Jobs For The Lads
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# Jobs For The Lads

LeBron James made the Cavs watch an inspirational Steve Jobs speech before their epic finals comeback

Jun 9th 2017, 6:19 AM 6,370 Views 6 Comments

Time to get the tape out again.

# hoops - Thursday 1 June, 2017

LeBron James responds to racist graffiti on home: 'being black in America is tough'
# The King
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# The King

LeBron James responds to racist graffiti on home: 'being black in America is tough'

Jun 1st 2017, 8:36 AM 5,232 Views 19 Comments

The Cavs star spoke eloquently about the incident.

# hoops - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

NBA Finals 2017: The five biggest differences as Cavs and Warriors reunite
# Hoops
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# Hoops

NBA Finals 2017: The five biggest differences as Cavs and Warriors reunite

May 31st 2017, 6:26 PM 4,312 Views 5 Comments

What makes the upcoming 2017 NBA Finals different from last year’s series?

'Stephen McPhail said he didn’t like catching up on games after Europe. It looks a good decision'
# Points In The Bag
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# Points In The Bag

'Stephen McPhail said he didn’t like catching up on games after Europe. It looks a good decision'

May 31st 2017, 3:00 PM 5,420 Views 0 Comments

Shamrock Rovers’ SSE Airtricity League fixture with Bray Wanderers was rescheduled and played last night.

# hoops - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Ireland's Jonny Hayes struck early against Celtic in the Scottish Cup final
# Unbeaten
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# Unbeaten

Ireland's Jonny Hayes struck early against Celtic in the Scottish Cup final

May 27th 2017, 3:37 PM 6,491 Views 15 Comments

The Aberdeen winger put them ahead but Hoops substitute Tom Rogic proved the match-winner.

# hoops - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

'I felt that we were robbed' - Stephen Bradley admits frustration at disallowed goal
# Gunning For Europe
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# Gunning For Europe

'I felt that we were robbed' - Stephen Bradley admits frustration at disallowed goal

May 23rd 2017, 11:48 AM 4,636 Views 12 Comments

Ronan Finn’s second-half equaliser last Friday was ruled out as the Hoops lost 3-1 to fellow European hopefuls Derry City.

# hoops - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Rodgers praises players as Celtic hit 100 points despite Irish winger's stunning strike
# Milestone
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# Milestone

Rodgers praises players as Celtic hit 100 points despite Irish winger's stunning strike

May 13th 2017, 2:30 PM 9,294 Views 3 Comments

The Scottish Premiership champions were 3-1 winners over second-placed Aberdeen last night with Jonny Hayes on target for the Dons.

'People thought we would go and win the league... people need to cop on'
# Hoops
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# Hoops

'People thought we would go and win the league... people need to cop on'

May 13th 2017, 9:41 AM 5,274 Views 0 Comments

Shamrock Rovers had a big win in the Dublin Derby last night.

# hoops - Friday 28 April, 2017

Tosi strikes at the death to earn Limerick a draw in Tallaght
# Point Apiece
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# Point Apiece

Tosi strikes at the death to earn Limerick a draw in Tallaght

Apr 28th 2017, 10:29 PM 3,943 Views 8 Comments

Roberto Lopes has opened the scoring for Shamrock Rovers.

# hoops - Friday 14 April, 2017

Hoops celebrate Milltown memory with win over 10-man Sligo Rovers
# Bit O'Red
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# Bit O'Red

Hoops celebrate Milltown memory with win over 10-man Sligo Rovers

Apr 14th 2017, 10:23 PM 4,319 Views 3 Comments

Brandon Miele scored the only goal as Sligo Rovers’ John Russell was issued an early red.

# hoops - Monday 27 March, 2017

Henrik Larsson among the Celtic legends coming to Ireland for charity match
# Worthy Cause
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# Worthy Cause

Henrik Larsson among the Celtic legends coming to Ireland for charity match

Mar 27th 2017, 6:24 PM 10,665 Views 8 Comments

The former Hoops striker will line out alongside the likes of Stiliyan Petrov, Alan Stubbs, Regi Blinker and Tommy Boyd at the Carlisle Grounds.

# hoops - Thursday 9 March, 2017

'I wasn’t even thinking' - Clarke on that 'f***ing hell' RTÉ interview
# Foul Mouthed
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# Foul Mouthed

'I wasn’t even thinking' - Clarke on that 'f***ing hell' RTÉ interview

Mar 9th 2017, 9:05 PM 15,348 Views 7 Comments

The Shamrock Rovers full-back had an expletive-laden chat with Tony O’Donoghue after the recent win over Bohemians.

New Shamrock Rovers video is a brilliant advertisement for the League of Ireland
# Hoops
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# Hoops

New Shamrock Rovers video is a brilliant advertisement for the League of Ireland

Mar 9th 2017, 4:52 PM 5,970 Views 10 Comments

The people of Tallaght will be queuing at the ticket office after this.

# hoops - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Dembele and Forrest help runaway leaders Celtic restore 27-point advantage
# Out On Their Own
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# Out On Their Own

Dembele and Forrest help runaway leaders Celtic restore 27-point advantage

Feb 18th 2017, 6:55 PM 7,563 Views 32 Comments

The Hoops are now 31 games unbeaten after seeing off Motherwell at Parkhead.

# hoops - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Ex-Aston Villa man Burke bolsters Hoops' striking department
# New Recruits
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# New Recruits

Ex-Aston Villa man Burke bolsters Hoops' striking department

Feb 15th 2017, 12:12 PM 6,075 Views 8 Comments

Shamrock Rovers have also announced the arrival of former Charlton Athletic youngster Sam Bone, who battled cancer in the past year.

# hoops - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Griffith Swords Thunder and Pyrobel Killester set up thrilling climax to Men’s National Cup
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Griffith Swords Thunder and Pyrobel Killester set up thrilling climax to Men’s National Cup

Jan 8th 2017, 9:40 AM 3,235 Views 0 Comments

There was also joy for Kildare’s Courtyard Liffey Celtics.

# hoops - Friday 18 November, 2016

Shamrock Rovers announce quartet of new signings
# Getting Business Done Early
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# Getting Business Done Early

Shamrock Rovers announce quartet of new signings

Nov 18th 2016, 11:23 AM 7,792 Views 8 Comments

Roberto Lopes, Ryan Connolly, Paul Corry and Daniel Devine have all joined the Hoops.

# hoops - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Shamrock Rovers confirm their head coach for next season
# He's Back
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# He's Back

Shamrock Rovers confirm their head coach for next season

Nov 16th 2016, 2:04 PM 6,670 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Bradley returns on a permanent basis having held the position as caretaker for the second half of last term.