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Monday 5 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# Women's National League

All time
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.
# 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.
# 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.
# Captain Fantastic
'We probably won't reap the benefits of it, but the generations behind us will'
After making her 100th Cork City appearance, Ciara McNamara hopes to pave the way for others to follow suit.
# 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.
Wexford keep pressure on Peamount, Shels put eight past Kilkenny
Galway Women’s FC had a 3-0 win at home to Limerick.
# 7 Up
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.
# 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.
# Happy returns
'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.
# 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.
# 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.
# 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.
# 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.
# 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.
# Women's National League
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.
# 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.
# Ones to watch
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.
# from camogie to soccer
'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.
# 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.
# Tom Elmes
'I was standing on a cottage roof, freezing to death, shovelling snow. I think: do you want to go back to that?'
Wexford Youths manager Tom Elmes moved to Ireland aged 21 from Birmingham. On Sunday he will try and secure a league and cup double at the Aviva Stadium.
# No Show
'We paid €650 for a bus to Galway and no linesmen showed up. It's a complete lack of respect'
Galway and Limerick played their final WNL game of the season on Sunday, but a goalkeeping coach and another local man had to act as the referee’s assistants.
# Cup final
'Losing 5-0 on telly was demoralising... but we knew if we got another crack at a cup final we'd give it a good lash'
Wexford captain Kylie Murphy looks ahead to Sunday’s Women’s FAI Cup final against Peamount United.
# Doctor
Dr Dora Gorman: Ireland's football, hockey and GAA star who just graduated medicine at UCD
Dora Gorman discusses captaining Ireland at World Cups and European Championships, playing gaelic for Galway and recently graduating top of her class at UCD.
# A new dawn
'There are players doing their Leaving Cert: none get paid, they all do it for the love of the game'
With a squad including college students, school goers, fitness instructors and secondary school teachers Limerick Women’s FC made their debut last Saturday.
# stronger together
Cork City announce merger with cup-winning women's team as club unveil new away kits for 2018
Previously a separate entity, Cork City Women’s FC has now fully merged with Cork City.
# coygig
'It was an incredible feeling': From All-Ireland championships to an international debut
Peamount United captain Amber Barrett on making her Ireland international debut and the sacrifice of stepping away from the Donegal inter-county panel over the summer.
# Interview
'We just felt worthless... It's just disgraceful really'
Emily Cahill of UCD Waves speaks to The42 about yesterday’s Women’s National League game, which was abandoned after no referee showed up.
# Women's National League
Success continues for Shelbourne Ladies as penalty drama sees Reds retain League Cup
Spot-kicks saw Mark Leavy’s side secure their fourth piece of silverware in the last two seasons.
# women's champions league
‘Sometimes the experience is worth more than money, I'm really happy to be part of this family’
Gloria Douglas returned to Dublin from Washington this month and is aiming to help Shelbourne qualify for the 2017/18 Women’s Champions League this weekend.
# women's champions league
Champions League dream off to brilliant start as Shelbourne earn crucial point
Shelbourne Ladies earned a dramatic 0-0 draw with group favourites Medyk Konin.
# super shels
Teenage dream! From Leaving Cert results to Champions League within a week
Shelbourne open their Champions League qualifying campaign tomorrow, and we spoke to Leanne Kiernan ahead of the action.
# coygig
Ireland women put off-the-field issues behind them to claim victory over Slovakia
Stephanie Roche scored the only goal of the game at Tallaght Stadium.
# next chapter
Shelbourne captain Pearl Slattery looks to the next chapter as new league season approaches
Shelbourne are the team to beat heading into the new season.
# teenage dream
Shel-shocking the Aviva and a dazzling year in green: Leanne Kiernan's 2016
The 17-year-old sensation has had a year to remember.
# all-conquering
There were some super goals as unbeaten Shelbourne wrapped up the double last night
A 3-1 win over UCD Waves saw them clinch the WNL title for the first time and add it to their recent Womens FAI Cup victory.
# Interview
'One page a week on women's sport is not going to detract from newspapers' readership'
Wexford Youths player Ruth Fahy discusses the challenges facing women’s football in Ireland.
# Dual star
Dual star! 10-time All-Ireland winner Valerie Mulcahy signs for Cork City Women's FC
The 33-year-old’s sporting career is far from over.
# back-to-back
Wexford Youths retain their crown after slugging it out with Shelbourne in title decider
Tallaght Stadium hosted a play-off between the two top clubs in the Women’s National League this afternoon.
# Ones to watch
It's not just Stephanie Roche: 6 more Women's National League stars you should know
There’s no shortage of talent in our domestic league.
# Women's football
Raheny United drawn with Bristol in the Champions League last 32
The WNL title holders were paired with English opponents in this afternoon’s draw.