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# League of Ireland

This year
St Pat's second best against 10-man Sligo
The home side played most of the game with 10 after John Mahon was dismissed.
McEneff shines as Derry put four past UCD
McEneff scored twice as Derry cruised to a 4-0 win at the UCD Bowl.
The life and death of an extraordinary Irish football man
Remembering Shelbourne legend Ollie Byrne, a true maverick.
Ex-Bohemians and Cork player has no regrets over Motherwell move
Dan Casey saw the man who brought him to the club sacked promptly after his arrival.
Mata hat-trick inspires Sligo Rovers past UCD in thriller
The Kiwi sealed victory for the Bit O’ Red at UCD Bowl.
Derry City strike twice against Cork to seal first win of the season
The Candystripes ran out 2-0 winners at the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium.
Safety and stability would make for a fine start as Cork City Usher in new era
A word on City and Bohs following Friday night’s curtain-raiser for both clubs at Turners Cross.
Bohemians unveil new kit to provide support for children of Palestine
The Dublin team’s aim is to raise awareness of human rights violations in the country.
Can GAA-mad Kerry become an Irish soccer stronghold?
Manager Billy Dennehy and captain Matt Keane discuss the League of Ireland’s newest addition.
How Stephen Kenny’s protégé became a master in his own right
A look at the rise of Ruaidhrí Higgins, from dejection as a teenager at Coventry to his current status as one of the top managers in Ireland.
'I did something I was scared of, and I am grateful for it' - Damien Duff
The former Ireland international looks ahead to a new season with Shelbourne.
Kildare-based businessman confirms takeover of Cork City
Dermot Usher has purchased the newly promoted side.
Cork City sign Swedish attacker Daniel Krezic
The 26-year-old joins from Dagerfors, having previously played for fellow Swedish top-flight side Varberg.
Sligo Rovers lose 2022 Premier Division top scorer Keena to League One
Cheltenham Town agree three-year deal after identifying striker as their top priority in the January window.
Austin Stacks county winning goalkeeper signs for Kerry FC
Wayne Guthrie was part of the Austin Stacks team that won the Kerry SFC title in 2021.
Man arrested as part of League of Ireland match-fixing investigation released without charge
Operation Brookweed follows reports of suspected match-fixing received from the FAI and UEFA.
Former player and manager Fenlon returns to Bohs as Director of Football
It is the 53-year-old’s third spell at the club overall.
Former Ireland underage international Clarke returns to Shamrock Rovers on loan
Bradley ‘delighted’ with wing-back’s return to Tallaght Stadium.
Last year
12 Irish players who moved across the water in 2022 and 4 who could follow
Ciaran Kelly, Danny Mandroiu and Darragh Burns are among the footballers that made the switch
League of Ireland enjoys huge increase in crowds since last pre-Covid season
Average attendances in the men’s Premier Division have increased by nearly a third since the last full season with crowds, 2019.
Horgan joins Galway United as assistant manager
Horgan will work under John Caulfield.
Millwall confirm signing of promising Shamrock Rovers striker
Aidomo Emakhu will be available for selection from 1 January after agreeing a long-term contract at the New Den.
Bradford boss Mark Hughes hails signing of in-demand Bohemians defender
Ciaran Kelly has joined the League Two club and will make his debut in the New Year.
Shels confirm 3 new arrivals while 'best captain' Duff has ever worked with re-signs
Conor Kearns, Tyreke Wilson and Kyle Robinson have all joined the Reds.
Kerry FC: League of Ireland's newest club are prepared to build success slowly
Kerry FC sporting director Billy Dennehy outlines the club’s blueprint as they bid to establish a sustainable League of Ireland model.
Former Wexford boss Ryan takes over at Bray
The ex-UCD coach was previously strongly linked with the Bohemians job.
'To see him lift the trophy made the hair stand up on the back of my neck'
Ruaidhrí Higgins paid tribute to Patrick McEleney after he captained Derry City to an FAI Cup final triumph.
Damien Duff: 'It's the proudest day of my life, but it's not the hardest'
Derry boss Ruaidhrí Higgins, meanwhile, was in a jubilant mood.
Derry City v Shelbourne, FAI Cup final
Derry faced Shelbourne in the League of Ireland season’s showpiece event.
Derry's league campaign concludes in frustration as Sadou Diallo out of cup final
The red card will have irked Ruaidhri Higgins more so than the defeat to Dundalk.
Longford boss departs due to 'personal circumstances'
Gary Cronin guided the club to the playoffs during his sole season in charge.
Bradley has 'no doubts' Farrugia good enough to play for Ireland
The wing-back impressed during Shamrock Rovers’ draw with Gent last night.
Frustration as Shamrock Rovers denied famous victory in penultimate European tie
The Hoops still secured €166,000 in prize money thanks to tonight’s draw with Gent.
'Ah, Mondays, f***ing hell' - Duff unhappy after 'flat night'
The former Ireland international saw his side play out an uninspired 1-1 draw with UCD.
Highly-rated 19-year-old pens new contract with Dundalk
Ryan O’Kane has been rewarded for his fine form in recent months with a new deal.
'I'm not coming down here, giving up my life, my family... And finishing 6th'
Declan Devine outlines his ambitions after being appointed the new manager of Bohemians.
FAI targeting 'top end Premier League club with strong Irish support' to fill Aviva Stadium
Sources indicate a club from across the water with the capacity to sell-out the 52,000 seater venue are being targeted for a game with a League of Ireland XI next month.
‘You box, you grin and you get knocked out’ - Roddy Collins on life
The manager and former player chats about his new book and career in football.
Ex-Derry City boss Declan Devine appointed new Bohemians manager
The 49-year-old Uefa Pro License holder has agreed to a two-year contract with the Dalymount Park outfit.
'My 8-year-old son could have told us that was offside' - Bradley
The Shamrock Rovers manager lamented a game-changing officiating decision during their loss to Molde.