The Championship on Saturday afternoon…17/02/2018

Fulham, for whom recent transfer window signing Cyrus Christie has yet to make his debut, welcomed the Aston Villa trio of Conor Hourihane, Scott Hogan and Glenn Whelan to Craven Cottage in the Championship on Saturday afternoon and duly defeated them by two goals to nil. Preston North End were without the suspended Greg Cunningham for the visit of current leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers and Matt Doherty but Alan Browne scored the goal which earned them a point in aone all draw. Daryl Horgan was introduced from the bench on seventy minutes. Sunderland duo John O’Shea and Aiden McGeady were in the side which went down to a two nil defeat by visitors Brentford for whom John Egan started while Alan Judge was a late substitute.

2018 Airtricity League season kicked-off this evening

The 2018 Airtricity Leagues season commenced this Friday evening with defending champions Cork City getting off to a flying start with a three two victory at St Patrick’s Athletic, while Dundalk were held to a scoreless draw by Bray Wanderers in Oriel Park. The RTE 2 cameras brought live action from Dalymount Park where bitter Dublin rivals Bohemian and Shamrock Rovers went head to head with the hosts coming from behind to secure a three one victory. Promoted First Division champions Waterford welcomed Derry City to the RSC for their opening Premier Division challenge and emerged victorious by two goals to one.

Ireland start Centenary Shield with victory…15/02/2018

Our Ireland Schools side commenced their 2018 Centenary Shield campaign with a two one victory over Wales at Cefn Druids FC this Thursday evening. Goals from captain Cian Murphy and Daryl Walsh secured the deserved success. Certain some of our Club members might consider a trip to Kenilworth Stadium, the home of Luton Town FC when Ireland will next be in action against England on Friday the 16th March 2018 at 7pm.

U19s secure second victory over Romania…15/02/2018

Under 19 Head Coach Tom Mohan saw his side secure a two one victory over Romania in their second friendly international played in La Manga, Spain this Thursday afternoon. Both second half goals were scored by Wexford FC striker Aaron Dobbs.

Republic of Ireland Under 19s Team Page

U17s draw again with Turkey in Galway today…15/02/2018

Our Under 17 side, under the guidance of Head Coach Colin O’Brien, played out a scoreless friendly international draw with visitors Turkey at Mervue FC in Galway early this Thursday afternoon.

U19s defeat Romania in La Manga on Tuesday afternoon…13/02/2018

With the European Championship Elite Stage on the March horizon, Ireland U19 Head Coach Tom Mohan has taken a twenty man squad to La Manga in Spain where they defeated Romania by one goal to nil in a friendly international this afternoon. The goal was scored by centre back and captain Dara O’Shea currently on loan at Hereford United from West Bromwich Albion. The second contest between the two sides is set for Thursday morning at 11am.

Republic of Ireland Under 19s Team Page

U17s draw with Turkey in Galway on Tuesday evening…13/02/2018

Ireland’s U17 squad, with Head Coach Colin O’Brien at the helm, continued preparation for next month’s European Championship Elite Stage when they scored an added time equaliser through Tottenham Hotspur striker Troy Parrot to earn a one all draw with Turkey in Eamonn Deacy Park, Galway this evening. Weather permitting, the sides are set to meet again in the same venue at 1pm on Thursday afternoon.