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The Dundalk trailblazers turning heads across Europe

Mention the name Dundalk to most football fans a year ago and very little would register it on their radar as a name within European football. A quick Google search evokes memories…

Brian Kerr and the revolution of a problem child

It was blatantly uncomfortable, but we simply could not take our eyes off our television screens. This was the battle that we had waited for, a moment in time for Irish football:…

The modern challenges facing Irish football

How can football in Northern Ireland and the Republic improve? From a lack of players plying their trade at the highest levels of the game, to development issues in youth coaching, Colin…

The social welfare stars of the League of Ireland

On March 4, one of the maddest leagues in the world gets under way again. The Irish domestic season finished with the FAI Cup final at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin where 25,000…