In the first of a new BPF column, Niall Farrell looks at the start of the Airtricity League season as Derry City enjoy a resurgence and Bray Wanderers continue to surprise.
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Robbie Deighan has all the details from the latest round of Airtricity League Premier Division games.
There were wins for wins for Bohemians, Bray Wanderers, Dundalk, Derry City and Shamrock Rovers in round two of the Airtricity Premier Division.
Last nigth saw the return of domestic football in Ireland and Robbie Deighan reports on all the action from the Premier Division.
Sporting Fingal may be gone but the rest of the Airtricity League teams are back for the big 2011 kick off this weekend.
Niall Farrell looks at the comings and goings in an Airtricity League off-season which has again been dominated by non-transfer news.
It’s every BackPageFootball reader’s favourite time of the week, and Hold the BackPage returns for episode 16. Joining Ciaran O’Raghallaigh in the studio is Paddy Power’s Chris McWilliams, Philip Quinn of the Daily Mail joins the lads by phone, and there’s the latest edition of our ever popular TipOff! competition.
It went down to the wire but Shamrock Rovers finally claimed their first league title in 16 years with a point against Bray Wanderers on Friday night.
The League of Ireland title will be decided on the final day of the season with Shamrock Rovers looking to claim their first in 16 years, and their fate is in their own hands after ovetaking rivals Bohemians at the top of the table.
There was late drama in the League of Ireland clash between Sporting Fingal and Shamrock Rovers, allowing Bohemians to claim top spot with just two games of the season remaining.