Airtricity League - Round 2

Airtricity League – Round 2

With the Airtricity League entering its second round this week, Craig Gibson joins the BackPageFootball team to discuss all things League of Ireland. Setanta Cup action this weekend means last year’s top two, Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers, don’t play until Tuesday night with Bohs away to UCD and Rovers hosting neighbours St. Pat’s in a […]

Bohemians 1 - 0 Sporting Fingal

Bohemians 1 – 0 Sporting Fingal

Reigning Champions Bohemians got their title defence underway last night with a 1-0 win over newly promoted Sporting Fingal in the first round of Airtricity League matches for 2010. The win at Dalymount Park wasn’t without controversy however with visitors Fingal feeling very hard done by over the decision to award the Gypsies a 76th […]

FAI Cup Final Preview - Sligo Rovers v Sporting Fingal

FAI Cup Final Preview – Sligo Rovers v Sporting Fingal

Sligo Rovers and Sporting Fingal do battle in the FAI Ford Cup Final at Tallaght Stadium on Sunday afternoon with kick off at 3pm. Recently promtoted from the First Division, Sporting Fingal are the league’s newest side having only been in existence for two years, but their professional set up should see them succeed where […]

Champions of Ireland

Champions of Ireland

Bohemians have all but wrapped up the 2009 League of Ireland title following a comfortable 3-1 win over Sligo Rovers on Friday night. Goals from Paddy Madden, Joseph Ndo and Jason Byrne were enough to secure the three points as rivals and closest challengers Shamrock Rovers stumbled to a 1-1 draw at home to Galway […]