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Thursday 30 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Lilywhites

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# Setting the bar high
'People will say ‘You didn’t win the league’ but they wouldn’t be saying that if we hadn’t done three in-a-row'
Dundalk defender Brian Gartland insists 2017 will go down as a successful season if they can wrestle the FAI Cup back from Cork City.
# Interested
Dundalk boss isn't ruling out signing Sheppard from main rivals Cork
Stephen Kenny hasn’t completely given up hope of keeping Niclas Vemmelund either.
# white out
Izzy leaves Dundalk dizzy as Bohs pick up a well-earned victory at Oriel Park
It was a frustrating evening for Stephen Kenny’s side as Ismahil Akinade’s goal proved the difference.
# digging in
Surely it couldn't happen? With another win, Dundalk continue to play party poopers
Stephen Kenny’s side prolonged the slim possibility of catching Cork City with a slim victory over Bray.
# FAI Cup
Brilliant McMillan inspires Dundalk to FAI Cup final in Tallaght thriller
Dundalk booked their place in the FAI Cup final for the third year in a row.
# FAI Cup
Miele equaliser means Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will have to do it all over again
Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will play each other again on Tuesday 10 October for a place in the FAI Cup final.
# Momentum
Dundalk secure local bragging rights and ensure an intriguing trip to Cork on Monday
Stephen Kenny’s men were 3-0 winners over Dundalk and a victory on Leeside would cut the deficit to eight points.
# Winning
‘I genuinely treat every final like it could be our last’ - Kenny hungry for more success
With Saturday’s EA Sports Cup triumph over Shamrock Rovers Stephen Kenny secured his eighth trophy in his last four seasons at Dundalk.
# man of the match
'I was delighted for my 20th to come in a cup final — I'm 28 and can still get better'
David McMillan scored his 20th goal of the season in Saturday’s EA Sports Cup final during a man of the match performance.
# EA Sports Cup
Dundalk claim eighth trophy in four seasons as Lilywhites down sorry Hoops in Tallaght
David McMillan set the Lilywhites on their way before late goals from Patrick McEleney and Tommy Stewart sealed the win in Dublin.
# Comfortable
Dylan Connolly's strike the pick of the bunch as Dundalk's FAI Cup pedigree continues
Stephen Kenny’s side breezed past local rivals Drogheda to seal a place in the final-four.
# Hammering
Six appeal for Dundalk as sorry Saints sink further into the relegation mire
Pat’s were reduced to 10 men after Ian Bermingham’s sending-off as Stephen Kenny’s side ran riot.
# Lilywhites
‘Each season I've given up starting my career, but I'll be working long enough when I finish football’
Robbie Benson reflects on the one year anniversary of his strike against Legia Warsaw and his desire to secure a cup treble with the Lilywhites this season.
# All White on the Night
Crumlin give Dundalk a scare but Lilywhites do enough to progress to the quarter-finals
Stephen Kenny’s side were forced to wait until stoppage time to put the game out of reach.
# sticking around
Huge boost for Dundalk as Stephen Kenny puts pen to paper on a new deal
The Dubliner has signed up with the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division champions until the end of 2020.
# mc attack
McEleney delivers superb strike and a standout performance in Dundalk win
The Lilywhites put three last Limerick at Oriel Park tonight.
# thanks for the memories
European hero Kilduff leaves Dundalk for new adventure in the United States
Kilduff scored two goals during Dundalk’s historic passage to the Europa League group stages.
# the town
Dundalk must play 'the game of their lives' to set up mouth-watering Champions League tie with Celtic
The Lilywhites are in Norway for this evening’s second leg against Rosenborg.
# Talking Points
Goals hurt underdogs, old and new shine in Dublin attack and Kildare's black card concern
A seventh Leinster senior title in a row for Dublin today.
# Geezer
'As the stars align it's surely gonna be Armagh!' - Kildare may meet old boss McGeeney
Former Kildare captain Johnny Doyle joined us for a live video after the final whistle in the Leinster SFC final today.
# johnny doyle
A debut season under Micko, Dubs memories and Kildare's task facing the best
The42′s columnist reflects on his battles with Dublin during his Kildare career.
# Ronan Return
Regrets over 2009, connecting with Kildare fans and coaching stints with Waterford and Sligo
The Kildare selector is embracing a new Leinster final role.
# Lilywhites
'They are the double-double champions of Norway - we are looking forward to it'
Dundalk’s European dreams starts all over again tonight against Rosenborg.
# seaside stroll
Standard Patrick McEleney 30-yard lob the highlight on difficult night for Bray
Robbie Benson grabbed a brace in Dundalk’s 3-0 victory.
# Lilywhites
Rosenborg anticipating tough Champions League tie with Dundalk
Stephen Kenny’s side have been handed a tough draw in the Champions League second round, but their opponents are similarly wary.
# expert view
Analysis: Kildare's physicality and pace key as Meath's lack of tackling and aggression prove costly
The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game.
# It Begins
Dundalk draw Rosenborg in Champions League second round
Dundalk became only the second Irish club to qualify for the group stages of the Europa League last season.
# Demolition
Six appeal for Dundalk as Patrick McEleney conjures another wonder goal in rampant derby win
There were doubles for David McMillan and Ciaran Kilduff while Michael Duffy was also on the scoresheet.
Dundalk v Cork City, SSE Airtricity League Premier Division
Victory for Stephen Kenny’s side could have given them some hope of reeling in the Rebel Army. But, the guests proved far too strong.
# Lilywhite on the Night
Super Saints to sinners: Duffy's majestic free-kick sees Pat's sink to bottom of the table
David McMillan was also on the mark as Dundalk extend their lead over third-placed Bray.
# Lilywhites
Profits at Dundalk FC shot up twentyfold after its historic Europa League campaign
Last year was a good one on and off the pitch for the League of Ireland champions.
# Upset
Galway stun reigning champions Dundalk to secure first win of season
Gary Shanahan blasted a 93rd minute winner after Vinny Faherty scored his first goal of the season.
# Lilywhites
Why it's a positive that ex-Kilkenny and Limerick seniors are to the fore for the Kildare hurlers
Paul Divilly on the Lilywhites recruits from the elite hurling counties.
# paying the penalty
Alarm bells at Dundalk as reigning champions crash to their third defeat in six games
In a week where Stephen Kenny spoke about his side not being awarded penalties, they conceded two here and were punished.
# Lilywhites
Cian O'Neill feels pre-match nerves were an issue for Kildare before they played Galway
Kildare went down by two points to Galway in the Division 2 decider.
# Tribes On Top
A first senior football win for Galway in Croke Park since 2001 as they defeat Kildare
Kevin Walsh’s side finished strongly in today’s Division 2 league final.
# Shake It Up
Kildare make 13 changes for final with Galway as Banty names Wexford side for league decider
There’s silverware on offer in Croke Park this weekend.
# Setback
Dundalk dealt a significant blow as Benson is ruled out for up to two months
The 24-year-old midfielder will be sidelined for six to eight weeks after picking up a hamstring injury in the defeat to Cork City.
# promotion hunt
Super sub Slattery at the double as Kildare take a big step towards promotion
The half-time substitute bagged two goals in the second period.
# Rebels
Colm O'Neill gets the nod to start for Cork after his five-point show last weekend
Peadar Healy has named his team to face Kildare on Sunday.