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  • The Football Association of Ireland can confirm that all games scheduled to take place in the SSE Airtricity League this weekend have been postponed.

    Following a detailed monitoring process, where the FAI worked closely with all clubs, it was decided to postpone all games in the Premier and First Divisions due to current severe weather conditions and future forecasts from Met Eireann.

    Below is a list of rescheduled fixtures with kick-off times to be confirmed:

    SSE Airtricity League Premier Division
    Bray Wanderers v Waterford - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    Cork City v Bohemians - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    Derry City v Dundalk - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    Limerick v Shamrock Rovers - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    St Patrick's Athletic v Sligo Rovers - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    Limerick v Cork City - Changed from Saturday, March 17 to Friday, March 16
    Limerick v Waterford - Changed from Saturday, March 31 to Friday, March 30

    SSE Airtricity League First Division
    Athlone Town v Cabinteely - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    Wexford v UCD - Rescheduled for Monday, March 19
    Cobh Ramblers v Galway United - Fixture to be rescheduled at a later date
    Finn Harps v Longford Town - Fixture to be rescheduled at a later date
    Shelbourne v Drogheda United - Fixture to be rescheduled at a later date

  • Cork City continued their winning start to the new SSE Airtricity Premier Division season last night.

    A Graham Cummins hat-trick eased John Caulfield's side to a 4-1 win away to Sligo Rovers.

    The hosts ended that game with ten men following the dismissal of Rhys McCabe.

    Shamrock Rovers picked up a first win of the season and in emphatic style with a 6-0 win over Bray Wanderers in Tallaght.

    Brandon Miele bagged a brace for the Hoops in that one.

    While Waterford are up to second in the embryonic table courtesy of a 2-nil win at home to St. Pat's.

    Tonight, Derry City will look to end a run of back-to-back defeats when they travel to Dalymount to face unbeaten Bohemians.

    While Dundalk are another side awaiting their first win of the campaign, and Stephen Kenny's side welcome Limerick to Oriel Park this evening.

  • Sligo Rovers await the winners of tonight's E-A Sports Cup last 16 encounter between Cork City and Waterford at the R-S-C.

    It will be the third time the Munster rivals have met this season.

    The Leesiders had a 2-nil home victory when the sides met in the Premier Division in February.

    Four players were dismissed and both managers were sent from the dugouts when Waterford won 2-1 at the R-S-C earlier this month.

    Kick off on Suirside is at 7.45.

     

  • Dundalk are the new leaders of the SSE Airticity Premier Division this morning.

    A Pat Hoban brace helped Stephen Kenny's side to a 5-nil victory at home to St. Pat's.

    Cork City drop to second on goal difference after a surprising 3-nil loss away to Shamrock Rovers.

    Waterford stay third following a 1-nil win at Bohemians.

    Derry City are now 10 league games unbeaten after an Aaron McEneff double helped them to a 3-nil win at Limerick.

    Sligo Rovers climbed out of the bottom two with a 2-1 win at home to Bray.

  • Derry City are the first team into the semi-finals of the EA Sports Cup.

    Ronan Curtis scored a hat-trick in their 7-3 win over Shelbourne last night.

    There are three more quarter-final ties down for decision later.

    Holders Dundalk host Bohemians, Sligo Rovers are up against Premier Division high-flyers Waterford and there's an all First Division clash between Cobh Ramblers and Longford Town.

    UCD are six-points clear at the summit of the SSE Airtricity League First Division.

    The students enjoyed an 8-nil win at Wexford.

    Galway were held to a scoreless draw at Finn Harps.

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    Both Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will aiming for their first win of the new SSE Airtricity League Premier Division season when they meet in Tallaght tonight.

    Champions Cork City can make it two wins out of two, by beating Munster rivals Waterford at Turner's Cross.

    There is a north-west derby at the Showgrounds, where Sligo Rovers entertain Derry City.

    Bray Wanderers welcome St Patrick's Athletic to the Carlisle Grounds.

  • Defending champion Cork City have joined Dundalk at the summit of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division.

    The Leesiders won 2-nil at Bohemians last night while Derry fought back twice to earn a 2-all draw at leaders into the night Dundalk.

    Waterford are up to third after a 3-nil victory over Bray while Limerick scored a late equaliser to get a 1-all draw at Shamrock Rovers.

    This evening, Sligo Rovers host St Pat's.

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    Reigning champions Cork City can make it three wins out of three in the S-S-E Airtricity League Premier Division tonight.

    The Leesiders continue their defence of the title with a game against Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds.

    Waterford host St Patrick's Athletic, and Shamrock Rovers go in search of their first win of the campaign at home to Bray Wanderers.

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    Cork City can make it 4 wins out of 4 in the new S-S-E Aritricity League Premier Division, by beating Dundalk at Oriel Park tonight.

     

    The Louth side will be looking to beat the Leesiders for the first time in 8 meetings.

     

    Shamrock Rovers play host to Derry City.

     

    Bohemians welcome St Patrick's Athletic to Dalymount Park.

     

    Waterford will look to register back-to-back wins when they go to Sligo Rovers.

     

    And Bray Wanderers continue their search for a first win of the season with a trip to Limerick.

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    In the SSE Airitricity League Premier Division tonight, Limerick host Sligo Rovers at 6:30.

    Both teams desperately need the points as they have had rather disappointing starts to their respective campaigns.

     

  • There's a full round of fixtures in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division tonight.

    Cork City can pile the pressure on the under fire Shamrock Rovers head coach Stephen Bradley later.

    The Hoops are winless in their last 6 outings in the league ahead of the visit of the champions.

    Dundalk can close the gap on the leaders by beating St Patrick's Athletic.

    Derry could end the night in third place if they can beat Limerick.

    Bohemians look to end a three game winless streak when they play Waterford.

    Sligo can move out of the bottom two by beating fellow strugglers Bray Wanderers.

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    Sligo recorded a 2-1 win at Bray Wanderers last night in the SSE Airtricity Premier League.

    Cork City returned to winning ways with a 1-0 over Shamrock Rovers at Turners Cross.

    Dundalk were held to a nil all draw with St Patrick's Athletic at Richmond Park.

    High flying Waterford beat Bohemians 1-nil at the R-S-C.

    Derry had a dream return to the Brandywell, with Ronan Hale scoring a hat-trick during a 5-nil thrashing of Limerick.

     

  • Sligo Rovers, Bohemians and Derry City have all secured their places in the quarter finals of the E-A Sports Cup

    Former Liverpool striker Adam Morgan was on target in Sligo's 1-nil victory at Galway.

    Derry City recovered from going 1-nil down to edge out their neighbours Finn Harps 2-1.

    Bohemians held their nerve on penalties to defeat UCD, 5-3 on spot kicks at Dalymount Park.

    Five other ties were postponed in the competition yesterday due to waterlogged pitches.

  • Sligo Rovers have signed goalkeeper Mitchell Beeney on loan from Chelsea.

    Manager Ger Lyttle says they've signed the 22-year-old to offer competition to Micháel Schlingermann.

    Beeney is the son of former Leeds keeper Mark Beeney who came close to declaring for Ireland before USA 94.

  •  Waterford will play Sligo Rovers in the quarter finals of the EA Sports Cup.

    They knocked Cork City out of the tournament, winning 5-3 on penalties at the R-S-C last night.

  • The semi-final line-up is complete in the EA Sports Cup.

    Cobh Ramblers, Sligo and holders Dundalk joined Derry in the last four last night.

    David Cawley's header gave Sligo a 1-nil win over Premier Division high flyers Sligo at the Showgrounds.

    Darren Murphy and Andrew Wall netted in either half for Cobh in their 2-nil home win at Longford.

    While Dylan Connolly scored twice in Dundalk's 3-nil victory over Bohemians.

  • Sligo Rovers are to honour one of their greatest servants as they host a testimonial for the legendary Raffaele Cretaro on Saturday 28th July with a 6pm kick-off in the Showgrounds. The opposition will be a Raffaele Cretaro XI made up of some of the best players that have played alongside the Tubbercurry native over the years. Confirmed so far are Ciaran Kelly, Richard Brush, Jason McGuinness, Romauld Boco, Danny Ventre, Joseph Ndo and Anthony Elding with more names to be announced in the next few weeks.

    The Tubber Tornado is second on the club’s all-time appearance list and is closing in on Tony Fagan’s of league appearances. He is also the second highest goal scorer in the club’s history and one of its most decorated players having won the First Division (2005), the FAI Cup twice (2011 & 2013), the Premier Division (2012) and the Setanta Sports Cup (2014). Tickets are priced at €10 for adults and €5 for students/oap/children. Further details on the game and when and where tickets will be on sale will be announced in due course.

  • Just goal difference separates Cork City and Waterford at the top of the S-S-E Airtricity League table heading into tonight's Premier Division action.

    Shamrock Rovers entertain St. Patrick's Athletic.

    Bohemians welcome Sligo Rovers to Dalymount Park.

    Bray Wanderers travel to the Brandywell to face Derry City.

  • The top two are both in action in the S-S-E Airtricity League Premier Division this evening.

    Leaders Dundalk travel to Limerick, while second place Cork City entertain Sligo Rovers.

    All the games kick off at 7.45.

  • Richmond Park is the venue for tonight's SSE Airtricity League Premier Division tie between St Patrick's Athletic and Sligo Rovers.

    A win will move Pats level on points with fourth placed Derry City.

    Kick-off is at 7.45.