In Full

Football in Full

FOOTBALL: Eoin Bradley nets winner for Coleraine against Derry City


Corks Gearoid Morrissey celebrates his goal against Derry City last night

FOOTBALL: Ten man Cork City claim win over Derry City

Gearoid Morrissey’s stunning strike proved decisive as 10 man Cork City came from behind to maintain their unassailable 18 point lead at the top of the table.

Matthew Tipton celebrates securing title success with Warrenpoint Town in the Championship. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Tipton’s pre-season preparations to help Warrenpoint quickly settle

When Matthew Tipton walks out as Warrenpoint Town boss for the first time in senior football it will mark only his 39th week as a first-team manager.

Ross Redman (left). Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Redman keen to turn American adventure into Glentoran advantage

Ross Redman is drawing inspiration for domestic harmony from Glentoran’s anniversary adventure in America.

Glenavon manager Gary Hamilton. Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Hamilton looking long term with Glenavon

Weeks of hard work may culminate in a first competitive challenge of the campaign for Glenavon on Saturday, August 12 but manager Gary Hamilton is refusing to put short-term points above long-term progress.

Dungannon Swifts manager Rodney McAree. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Swifts’ McAree hoping for early home comforts

Dungannon Swifts manager Rodney McAree is aiming to utilise home advantage towards a flying start.

Cliftonville manager Barry Gray. Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Gray grabbing every moment to build bright Cliftonville future

Barry Gray admits a momentary lapse or two when studying the Danske Bank Premiership fixture list before snapping back into focus on Cliftonville’s future.

David McAlinden. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: McAlinden keeping club counsel on Carrick goals

David McAlinden is ready to embrace a trip to the home of the defending Danske Bank Premiership champions for his first taste of life in top-flight management.

Ballinamallard United manager Gavin Dykes. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Dykes determined to build on Ballinamallard progress

Gavin Dykes will maintain his faith in marginal gains as Ballinamallard United prepare to face another fight for senior survival.

Colin Coates. Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Prizes not past pain the motivation for Crusaders’ Coates

Irish League fans’ focus may centre on the first fixture of the season following confirmation of the Danske Bank Premiership dates but Colin Coates has another first in mind.

Coleraine manager Oran Kearney. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Kearney relishing challenge of Coleraine’s ‘tricky’ start

Coleraine manager Oran Kearney considers his side’s fixtures as providing a “tricky opening” to the forthcoming Danske Bank Premiership campaign.

Ballymena United captain Jim Ervin celebrates last season's League Cup win. Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Ervin out to avoid one-season wonders tag for Ballymena

Ballymena United skipper Jim Ervin has urged his team-mates to replicate last season’s success.

Ards manager Colin Nixon. Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Consolidation key for Ards boss Nixon

Ards boss Colin Nixon has challenged his players to retain Danske Bank Premiership senior status.

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers and Linfield manager David Healy. The two teams could meet each in round two of Champions League qualifying

Linfield v Celtic kick-off time confirmed

Linfield’s has confirmed its potential Champions League qualifier first leg with with Celtic will take place in Belfast on Friday, July 14.

Darren Henderson (left) on show last season for Ballymena United. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Promotion the Portadown goal for Henderson

Darren Henderson is relishing the change presented by Championship commitments with Portadown - but is hoping his ability to find the net can remain the same.

Defending champions Linfield

IN FULL: Irish League fixtures 2017-18 season

The Danske Bank Premiership 2017-18 were released today at 1pm. Here's the fixture list in full.
Derry City manager Kenny Shiels expects a positive reaction from his players as they prepare for the visit of leaders, Cork City.

DERRY CITY: Kenny Shiels praises ‘impeccable’ Cork City

KENNY Shiels believes Cork City are good value for their unassailable 24 point advantage over Derry City at the top of the table and reckons his side must be at their very best to get a positive result from tonight’s clash at Maginn Park (K.o. 7.45 p.m.)

Winger Jamie Dunne has returned to Institute.

FOOTBALL: Institute to make move for Cliftonville defender

Institute manager Paddy McLaughlin is hoping to strengthen his squad this week.

Nicky Low of Derry City, pictured with ex-City winger, Stephen Dooley, is hoping to sort out his future this weekend.

DERRY CITY: Nicky Low loan deal imminent

KENNY SHIELS is confident he can secure the services of Derry City’s in-form midfielder, Nicky Low for the rest of the season and expects to reach an agreement with both the player and his parent club, Dundee by the end of the weekend.

Northern Ireland Women’s U19s to face Spain, Germany and Scotland

Northern Ireland Women’s U19s to face Spain, Germany and Scotland

Northern Ireland will face Spain, Germany and Scotland in the group stages of this summer’s UEFA Women’s Under-19 Championship.

Load more