SSE Airtricity League

  • There's a Munster derby in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division this afternoon.

    Waterford welcome basement side Cork to the R-S-C for a 2pm kick-off.

    Shelbourne will move into the top-four if they win at Sligo this evening.

    Elsewhere, Galway United travel to Cobh Ramblers this evening in the First Division at 7pm.

  • Bohemians will look to end a run of back-to-back defeats in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division tonight when they travel to Sligo Rovers.

    Before that, Derry City take on St. Pat's.

    Elsewhere, in the First Division Galway United return to league action at Eamonn Deacy Park tonight when the Tribesmen welcome Wexford FC to the west. Kick-off: 7.45pm.

    John Caulfield's side grabbed their first home win of the season against Shamrock Rovers II last week with a hard-fought 2-1 win.

  • In the SSE Airtricity League, Sligo Rovers will look to bounce back from a disappointing defeat to Derry City when they host Bohemians tonight, in the Showgrounds, at eight o’clock.

    Currently sixth in the top flight, the clash with Bohs has been set us as a season defining match for Liam Buckley’s side.

    There’s a question over the fitness of Ronan Murray and Johnny Dunleavy for the home side, while Niall Morahan returns from international duty and new signing Niall Watson has also received clearance. 

    In the First Division, Galway United travel to Longford town at half past seven.

    Despite being facing relegation, Galway drew against promotion-chasing Bray Wanderers last Friday 2-2.

    Alan Murphy's coming side will look to make a big push to carry into next season, as their under 17s and 19s consolidate places.

  • Sligo Rovers suffered a disappointing 3 nil defeat at the hands of Cork City tonight in the Premier Division.

    The result leaves Rovers sitting second from bottom.

    Meanwhile, Galway United also recorded a loss tonight as Longford defeated the Tribesmen by a goal to nil at Eamon Deacy Park to move to second in the First Division.

  • The first-ever streaming service for the SSE Airtricity League has been officially launched by the FAI.

    Watch-L-O-I will have season passes available from 55 euro while fans outside Ireland will have to pay 69 euro.

    More than 55 matches will be shown on the platform with all games being played behind closed doors due to COVID-19.

    The F-A-I are covering all costs to broadcast the games and all of the revenue from the service will be split between the league's clubs.

    The Premier Division season is due to resume on Friday the 31st of July with the meeting of Derry City and Sligo Rovers.

  • Tonight's SSE Airtricity First Division meeting of Galway United and Athlone has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

    The games involving Cabinteely and Bray, and Wexford and UCD go ahead.

    Sligo's Premier Division meeting with St. Pat's has gotten the go-ahead following a pitch inspection at the Showgrounds.

    Shamrock Rovers welcome Cork to Tallaght.

    Derry City entertain Finn Harps.

    Shelbourne face champions Dundalk

    While Bohemians are away to Waterford.

  • 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.

  • League of Ireland clubs are set to weigh up FAI proposals this weekend about the possible resumption of the Airtricity League.

    Irish football's governing body are hopeful of securing government funding but Derry, Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers and Bohemians are also being asked to share their European prize money with the league.

    Cork City say they're considering the proposals but their priority is safeguarding the "financial viability" of the club.

  • The players and staff at Bohemians, Derry City, Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers will undergo another round of COVID-19 screening next Monday.

    There were no positive results from the first round of screening, which took place earlier this week.

    It's hoped those four European qualified clubs can resume training on June the 8th.

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  • In the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division tonight, leaders Dundalk welcome Finn Harps to Oriel Park for an 8pm start.

    The other matches begin at 7.45.

    Shamrock Rovers, who lie second, are away to Derry City.

    Bohemians host UCD at Dalymount Park,

    It's St Patrick's Athletic to take on Sligo Rovers at Richmond Park,

    And Waterford go head to head with Cork City at the RSC.

  • There is renewed hope that the SSE Airtricity Premier Division can resume in early August.

    Positive talks between the clubs and the FAI were held yesterday, with the financial package on offer reportedly increased.

    It's believed clubs have been offered a package of 191-thousand euro each to resume the current season.

  • Sligo Rovers and Bohemians shared the spoils as they played out a 1-1 draw in the Showgrounds lastnight.

    Galway United suffered a 4-0 defeat at the hands of Longford Town in the League of Ireland First Division, continuing their poor run of form at the bottom end of the second tier.

  • Sligo Rovers are up to third in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division.

    Liam Buckley’s side were 3-1 winners at home to Finn Harps with Erris man Ronan Murray among the scorers.

    Harps ended that game with nine men, and also saw manager Ollie Horgan sent to the stands.

    Drogheda United have moved top of the First Division.

    They thrashed previous leaders Cabinteely 5-1 at United Park tonight.

    Bray are up to second following a 3-1 victory over Athlone.

    John Caulfiled made it back-to-back wins as Galway boss with a 3-nil win at UCD.

    While Cobh were 1-nil winners away to Shamrock Rovers Two.

  • Sligo Rovers suffered a 3-0 hammering at the hands of Derry in the Ulster team’s home ground last night.

    After a delayed start due to a floodlight failure, Derry City were able to keep their hopes for European qualification alive.

    For Rovers it’s a disappointing defeat as they now look ahead to Bohemains next weekend.

    Derry City: P. Cherrie; J. McDonagh, D. Cole, A. Gilchrist, C. Coll; C. Harkin, G. Bruna, G. Sloggett (M. McCrudden 81), J. Ogedi-Uzokwe (D. McCauley 74); C. Davis (J. Malone 62); D. Parkhouse; Subs Not Used – N. Gartside, M. McChrystal, E. Stokes, J. Parke.

    Sligo Rovers: E. McGinty; J. Mahon, J. Dunleavy, K. Callan-McFadden, D. Kane; R. Murray (R. Donelon 73), D. Fordyce, S. Warde (K. Twardek 58), L. Banks; R. Coughlan, R. Parkes; Subs Not Used – L. Nicholas, B. Morley, L. Kerrigan, R. Smith, S. Lynch.

    Referee – Damien MacGraith.

  • SSE Airtricity League Premier Division champions Dundalk will be aiming to get their season back on track tonight,

    After back to back defeats, they host second place Bohemians, with a 7.45 kickoff at Oriel Park.

    At the same time, third place Derry travel to St Pats, Sligo Rovers host Waterford, with both sitting just above the relegation zone.

    Cork City take on UCD, looking to end a three game winless run in the league.

  • SSE Airtricity League Premier Division leaders Dundalk are away to Waterford this evening.

    Second placed Shamrock Rovers host St Patrick's Athletic at Tallaght Stadium.

    Elsewhere it's Cork City versus Finn Harps.

    Derry City to take on Bohemians, and it's UCD up against Sligo Rovers.

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  • Sligo Rovers rescheduled league clash with Dundalk has bee fixed for Monday September 2nd at the Showgrounds at 7.45pm.

    The game was originally fixed for August 3rd.

  • 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.