Month: July 2017

Kilmallock continue Group 1 domination while Group 2 is all tied up

By Jack Neville / July 31, 2017 / 1 Comment

Limerick SHC Round 4 Review With a full round of fixtures over the weekend, the picture in the Limerick Senior Hurling Championship looks somewhat looks clearer with Kilmallock retaining their perfect record and earning a semi final spot in group 1. Meanwhile in Group 2, Adare’s win over Na Piarsaigh means that three teams lie…

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Niamh Briggs ruled out of Rugby World Cup

By Jack Neville / July 31, 2017 / 1 Comment

Ireland will be without captain Niamh Briggs for the upcoming Women’s Rugby World Cup which takes place in Ireland during August. The full-back missed the Six Nations with a hamstring injury but was hoping to feature at next month’s tournament. However, an Achilles injury picked up in preparation for the WC will prevent the UL…

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Post match reaction from Neil McDonald, Shane Duggan and Lee J Lynch

By Raffaele Rocca / July 31, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick captain Shane Duggan reflects on a poor display from the Superblues who slumped to a 3-0 defeat by Derry City at Maginn Park. Audio credit Limerick FC. Limerick FC manager Neil McDonald couldn’t hide his disappointment and said a poor start had his side facing an uphill battle to get back into the game.…

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Hapless Limerick dispatched 3-0 by Derry City in Buncrana

By Adrian Finnin / July 30, 2017 / 0 Comments

  First half goals from Barry McNamee and Rory Patterson and a late strike from Ben Doherty ensured that Derry City recorded a comfortable victory over Limerick FC at Maginn Park. The defeat leaves Limerick in seventh place and just two points ahead of ninth place St.Patricks Athletic, albeit with a game less played than…

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Limerick FC make tough trip to Maginn Park to face Derry City

By Adrian Finnin / July 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC make their second visit to Maginn Park in 2017 as they take on 3rd place Derry City in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division on Sunday evening (kick-off 5pm). Limerick came away with a point from the last meeting between the sides at the venue in April. A super Shane Duggan strike gave…

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WATCH: Jeff Stelling and Chris Kamara try their hand at GAA commentary

By Diarmaid Scannell / July 29, 2017 / 1 Comment

The Gillette Soccer Saturday stars have recently been trying their hand at GAA commentary as part of AIB’s “The Toughest” show The pair are trying have been set the challenge of commentating on the All Ireland Football Final but before that they must learn about the GAA as best they can. “Jeff and Kammy’s Journey…

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WATCH: Limerick FC head coach Neil McDonald talks George Best and Tony Adams

By Diarmaid Scannell / July 29, 2017 / 0 Comments

McDonald recently took time out of his busy schedule to answer some quick fire questions The former Newcastle united man talks about some of the best players he has played alongside and against which include some true greats of the game. McDonald also speaks about a small film role he had when he was very…

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Ex-Limerick defender Robbie Williams joins Cork City

By Raffaele Rocca / July 28, 2017 / 0 Comments

Hours after leaving Limerick FC by mutual consent, Robbie Williams has joined Cork City. Williams joins the Lee-siders having made over 100 league appearances for Limerick since since joining in 2013 and was in evolved in 21 of Limerick’s 22 league games this season. Speaking to the Cork City website, John Caulfield welcomed Williams on…

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Robbie Williams leaves Limerick FC with immediate effect

By Raffaele Rocca / July 28, 2017 / 1 Comment

Limerick FC have issued a statement today indicating that Robbie Williams has left the club by mutual consent. The club thanked the defender for this commitment to the club over the last five years and wished him all the best in the future.   DEPARTURE: #LimerickFC can confirm that defender Robbie Williams has left the…

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Watch – UL Vikings gear up for semi final showdown with the Knights

By Luke Liddy / July 28, 2017 / 1 Comment

The UL Vikings travel north to face the Carrickfergus Knights in the semi-final of the Shamrock Bowl this Sunday. UL overcame the Cork Admirals last week in the wild card round while the Antrim side qualified directly into the semis after topping the SBC North with a 5-3 record. Both sides have claimed three Shamrock…

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