Last nigth saw the return of domestic football in Ireland and Robbie Deighan reports on all the action from the Premier Division.
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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.
After a bit of an absence from BackPageFootball, Ed Diggins returns with his popular Off The Cuff column to look at some of the game’s current talking points including the FAI and Manchester United’s financial situation.
#15 – In episode fifteen of Hold The Back Page, Chris slips into Neil’s boots to talk about Gareth Bale’s recent form, Brian Kerr and other news topics. The Daily Telegraph’s Rory Smith is on the line to chat about the potential Red Sox revolution at Liverpool, while Rory’s Manchester colleague Mark Ogden talks Manchester City. Paul O’ Hehir of the Irish Mirror reels in the League of Ireland season, which saw Shamrock Rovers take the title. As usual, there’s regular features ‘Tweet The Press’ and ‘Tip/Off’. Enjoy!
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.
Bohemians’ 1-0 midweek win over Shamrock Rovers has blown the League of Ireland title race wide open with just three games to go in the season.
It was another busy weekend of action in the Airtricity League as the Students of UCD caused a shock, while Bohs faltered against relegation threatened Bray.