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# wnl - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

'It's definitely possible to build a league, but not in the current state. Not as we are'.

In the latest episode of Ireland 2029, we’ve looked at what steps are needed to create such a league the end of the decade.

From The42 'It's probably the strongest group we've ever been drawn against, but every player will put their body on the line' UWCL

'It's probably the strongest group we've ever been drawn against, but every player will put their body on the line'

Wexford Youths captain Kylie Murphy says her side are raring to go ahead of this week’s Uefa Women’s Champions League ties in Lithuania.

# wnl - Sunday 4 August, 2019

From The42 Galway WFC hammer Limerick in only WNL game of the weekend Wrap

Galway WFC hammer Limerick in only WNL game of the weekend

Three games were postponed due to international call-ups.

# wnl - Friday 2 August, 2019

From The42 'No matter how skillful or capable they are, there are idiots whose only card will be, 'Yeah, but they’re women'' Column

'No matter how skillful or capable they are, there are idiots whose only card will be, 'Yeah, but they’re women''

John O’Sullivan compares the battle women’s football and the WNL face post-World Cup, the common threads with the League of Ireland and the ignorance of the barstooler.

# wnl - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

'We mean business' - Shels' teenage star set for big year after helping secure first silverware of the season

Emily Whelan scored the winner against Wexford Youths in the Só Hotels WNL Cup final last week and insists there’s more to come from her side.

# wnl - Saturday 27 July, 2019

From The42 Jamie Finn's dramatic 94th-minute winner sees Shelbourne stun champions Wexford Youths Wrap

Jamie Finn's dramatic 94th-minute winner sees Shelbourne stun champions Wexford Youths

Peamount extended their lead at the top of the table as Wexford Youths suffered a shock defeat to Shels.

# wnl - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Dual star Noonan on the double as Cork City put Kilkenny to the sword

The hosts were emphatic winners in today’s Women’s National League game at Bishopstown.

# wnl - Monday 15 July, 2019

From The42 Wexford Youths star takes the mick with goal-of-the-season-contending volley The Locomotion This post contains videos

# wnl - Monday 24 June, 2019

From The42 Shamrock Rovers join forces with Lucan United to create women's team WNL

Shamrock Rovers join forces with Lucan United to create women's team

The Hoops will initially enter a team in the U17 Women’s National League.

# wnl - Sunday 23 June, 2019

From The42 Two-goal Maher nets stoppage-time winner as Waves complete remarkable comeback on Leeside WNL

Two-goal Maher nets stoppage-time winner as Waves complete remarkable comeback on Leeside

DLR Waves twice trailed by two goals but still left Bishopstown with all three points.

# wnl - Saturday 22 June, 2019

From The42 Germany-bound Barrett bows out with hat-trick as Peamount make it 12 from 12 Parting Gift

Germany-bound Barrett bows out with hat-trick as Peamount make it 12 from 12

This evening’s three WNL games threw up 19 goals.

# wnl - Friday 21 June, 2019

Wexford Youths travel to Lithuania after discovering Champions League opponents

Tom Elmes’ side will take on Gintras Universitetas (Lithuania), KF Vllaznia (Albania) and Birkirkara FC (Malta).

# wnl - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Ireland striker Barrett set for move to Germany

The Donegal native has revealed that she will sign professionally for FC Köln.

# wnl - Sunday 16 June, 2019

From The42 Runaway leaders Peamount extend lead as Shels hit Cork for five WNL

Runaway leaders Peamount extend lead as Shels hit Cork for five

Peamount now have one hand on the Women’s National League title after the weekend’s action.

# wnl - Saturday 8 June, 2019

From The42 Rianna Jarrett hits five as Wexford keep pace behind Peamount at WNL summit WNL

Rianna Jarrett hits five as Wexford keep pace behind Peamount at WNL summit

Peamount emphatically held their advantage at the top of the table by putting seven past Limerick.

# wnl - Saturday 1 June, 2019

From The42 16-year-old Ireland international Whelan on target as Shelbourne book League Cup final spot Roundup

16-year-old Ireland international Whelan on target as Shelbourne book League Cup final spot

Shelbourne and Wexford Youths both booked their place in the League Cup final on Saturday.

# wnl - Sunday 26 May, 2019

From The42 Shelbourne stay in touch with league leaders after convincing win in Limerick WNL

Shelbourne stay in touch with league leaders after convincing win in Limerick

Noelle Murray scored twice as Shels ran out 5-0 winners at Market’s Field.

# wnl - Saturday 25 May, 2019

From The42 Barrett and Jarrett score twice each as title-chasing Peamount and Wexford pick up wins Roundup

Barrett and Jarrett score twice each as title-chasing Peamount and Wexford pick up wins

Rianna Jarrett and Amber Barrett both netted braces as the title rivals secured important victories.

# wnl - Sunday 19 May, 2019

From The42 Ireland striker Barrett nets a double as Peamount United maintain top spot Goal Machine

Ireland striker Barrett nets a double as Peamount United maintain top spot

The league leaders left Bishopstown with all three points with a 3-0 win against Cork City.

# wnl - Saturday 18 May, 2019

From The42 Wexford keep pressure on Peamount, Shels put eight past Kilkenny WNL

Wexford keep pressure on Peamount, Shels put eight past Kilkenny

Galway Women’s FC had a 3-0 win at home to Limerick.

# wnl - Sunday 12 May, 2019

From The42 Seventh heaven for league leaders as Ireland striker hits brilliant hat-trick 7 Up This post contains videos

Seventh heaven for league leaders as Ireland striker hits brilliant hat-trick

Peamount powered on, Galway beat Cork, and Shels and Wexford drew in the WNL this weekend.

# wnl - Sunday 21 April, 2019

From The42 Cork City pick up third consecutive win to close gap on WNL front runners Momentum

Cork City pick up third consecutive win to close gap on WNL front runners

Christina Dring scored the winner against Limerick at Markets Field.

# wnl - Saturday 20 April, 2019

From The42 O'Gorman and Duggan help Peamount stay top while Jarrett scores again for Wexford Roundup

O'Gorman and Duggan help Peamount stay top while Jarrett scores again for Wexford

There were big wins for title-chasing Peamount and Wexford Youths in the Women’s National League.

From The42 'If we win every trophy available and I don’t score another goal this season, I think I’ll be happy enough' WNL

'If we win every trophy available and I don’t score another goal this season, I think I’ll be happy enough'

Ireland striker Amber Barrett talks Peamount’s perfect start to the season and how her side has evolved in the last year.

# wnl - Monday 15 April, 2019

From The42 Watch: Ireland striker scores four-minute hat-trick for Wexford Youths On Fire This post contains videos

Watch: Ireland striker scores four-minute hat-trick for Wexford Youths

Rianna Jarrett produced an impressive performance in the 6-1 victory over Limerick.

# wnl - Sunday 14 April, 2019

From The42 Peamount maintain perfect start with resounding win over strugglers Kilkenny WNL

Peamount maintain perfect start with resounding win over strugglers Kilkenny

Meanwhile, Wexford Youths stayed in touch with the league leaders after their 6-1 win over Limerick.

# wnl - Saturday 6 April, 2019

'I had a lot of apprehension going in. I was wondering if I’d still be able to compete at this level'

Rebecca Creagh has been leading the line for league leaders Shelbourne, but her return to the squad this year filled her with doubt.

# wnl - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From The42 Ryan Doyle double sees Peamount deliver massive win against champions Wexford to ignite title race Title Race

Ryan Doyle double sees Peamount deliver massive win against champions Wexford to ignite title race

The Dubliners exacted revenge for last year’s FAI Cup final by beating champions Wexford Youths.

# wnl - Sunday 24 March, 2019

From The42 O'Gorman and Barrett both on target as Peamount hammer Limerick while Cork ease past Kilkenny Roundup

O'Gorman and Barrett both on target as Peamount hammer Limerick while Cork ease past Kilkenny

There were big wins for Cork City and Peamount United in the Women’s National League on Sunday.

# wnl - Saturday 23 March, 2019

From The42 In-form Ireland international scores fifth goal in three games Going Well

In-form Ireland international scores fifth goal in three games

Rianna Jarrett helped Wexford Youths earn a hard-fought victory over Galway today.

# wnl - Saturday 16 March, 2019

From The42 Creagh bags impressive 24-minute hat-trick as Shelbourne hammer Limerick at Tolka Park Roundup

Creagh bags impressive 24-minute hat-trick as Shelbourne hammer Limerick at Tolka Park

Creagh has returned for her third spell at Shelbourne this year having recently spent time in Australia.

# wnl - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

From The42 Shelbourne drop 'Ladies' from women's team name in bid to achieve equality for all players Full Support

Shelbourne drop 'Ladies' from women's team name in bid to achieve equality for all players

The Dublin side has announced a number of progressive steps to further integrate their women’s team in the club.

# wnl - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Super Shels kick off the new season with a perfect 10 against Kilkenny

Jessica Ziu scored a hat-trick for Shels, while Galway were 6-3 winners in Limerick.

# wnl - Saturday 9 March, 2019

From The42 Ireland duo Jarrett and Barrett open goalscoring accounts as Wexford and Peamount prevail Roundup

Ireland duo Jarrett and Barrett open goalscoring accounts as Wexford and Peamount prevail

Both Rianna Jarrett and Amber Barrett were on target on Saturday as the 2019 Women’s National League campaign got underway.

From The42 Irish centurion's full focus on captaining club as life goes on after international duty The Skipper

Irish centurion's full focus on captaining club as life goes on after international duty

Áine O’Gorman and Peamount United get their 2019 Women’s National League campaign underway this evening.

8 exciting talents who'll lead the way in this year's Women's National League

We go again, with Wexford Youths eyeing three in-a-row in 2019.

# wnl - Saturday 10 November, 2018

From The42 Ireland striker Jarrett named Player of the Year after scoring 27 goals during injury-hit season Goal Machine

Ireland striker Jarrett named Player of the Year after scoring 27 goals during injury-hit season

Rianna Jarrett starred during a 2018 campaign where Wexford Youths collected the WNL title, FAI Cup and Development Shield.

# wnl - Monday 5 November, 2018

From The42 'I didn't expect to be getting three titles this year': Four-time All-Ireland champion the match-winner for Wexford From Camogie To Soccer This post contains videos

'I didn't expect to be getting three titles this year': Four-time All-Ireland champion the match-winner for Wexford

Katrina Parrock reflects on scoring the winning goal for Wexford Youths in the Women’s FAI Cup final.

# wnl - Sunday 4 November, 2018

From The42 Parrock strike proves decisive as Wexford Youths seal league and cup double at the Aviva Cup Final This post contains videos

Parrock strike proves decisive as Wexford Youths seal league and cup double at the Aviva

Tom Elmes’ side secured the Women’s FAI Cup on Sunday afternoon to add to their Women’s National League title.

From The42 'In PE class a fella turns around and says: lads she’s playing in the Aviva next week, so go easy on the tackles' Goal Machine

'In PE class a fella turns around and says: lads she’s playing in the Aviva next week, so go easy on the tackles'

Ireland and Peamount United striker Amber Barrett looks ahead to today’s Women’s FAI Cup final and reflects on a whirlwind 18 months.