Adrian Finnin

Limerick FC: First Series Review

By Adrian Finnin / May 5, 2017 / 1 Comment

Sporting Limerick’s Adrian Finnin takes a closer look at Limerick’s first series of games in the Airtricity League. At the beginning of the 2017 Airtricity League Premier Division season, many outsiders believed Limerick FC would survive comfortably, mainly due to the emphatic nature with which the Shannonsiders won the First Division title in 2016. Furthermore,…

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Limerick FC aim to retain fourth position against Shamrock Rovers

By Adrian Finnin / April 27, 2017 / 1 Comment

Limerick FC travel to Tallaght on Friday evening with the aim of consolidating fourth position after the first series of games against Shamrock Rovers (kick-off 8pm). Limerick are unbeaten in four games under interim manager Willie Boland. The Super Blues have won against St.Patricks Athletic and Drogheda whilst drawing their last two games against Galway…

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Limerick earn hard-fought draw against Derry in Buncrana

By Adrian Finnin / April 25, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC picked up a valuable point in Maginn Park against Derry City on Tuesday evening which keeps Willie Boland’s men in fourth position in the Airtricity League Premier Division. Captain Shane Duggan gave the visitors the lead with a fine strike after 12 minutes. However, Barry McNamee produced a fine strike of his own…

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Limerick FC in training

Limerick travel to Maginn Park to face Derry City

By Adrian Finnin / April 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC to take on Derry in rescheduled game. Limerick FC make the long trip to Maginn Park in Buncrana, Donegal for the re-arranged fixture against Derry City on Tuesday evening (kick-off 7.45 pm). This is the second time the club have had to make the trip after the game was abandoned in March due…

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Limerick unbeaten in three games following Galway draw

By Adrian Finnin / April 21, 2017 / 1 Comment

Limerick FC and Galway United played out a 1-1 draw at the Markets Field on Friday night. A Robbie Williams header was cancelled out by a stunning goal by David Cawley with five minutes remaining. An early slip by Galway defender Lee Grace provided Chiedozie Ogbene with the first chance of the game. However, the…

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Limerick aim to maintain solid start against Galway United

By Adrian Finnin / April 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC play their third home game in a week as they host struggling Galway United at the Markets Field on Friday night (kick-off 7.45pm). Limerick can cement their fourth-placed position in the league with a victory while piling on the pressure on Galway manager Shane Keegan in the process. Limerick suffered a disappointing defeat…

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Willie Boland

Cork easliy Advance to the quarter-final of the EA Sports Cup

By Adrian Finnin / April 17, 2017 / 2 Comments

Cork City repeated the dose inflicted in Limerick FC a few weeks ago with another comprehensive 3-0 win. Cork City defeated Limerick FC 3-0 at the Markets Field for the second time in three weeks to advance to the third round of the EA Sports Cup. Goals from Garry Buckley and Shane Griffin either side…

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Limerick look to advance in EA Sports Cup

By Adrian Finnin / April 17, 2017 / 1 Comment

Limerick FC meet Cork City in EA Sports Cup. Last season’s finalists Limerick entertain high-flying Cork City at the Markets Field this evening in the second round of the EA Sports Cup (kick-off 5pm). The Rebels were visitors to the Markets Field just two weeks ago in the league where they picked up a 3-0…

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Limerick 3-0 Drogheda

Limerick make it two wins from two under Willie Boland

By Adrian Finnin / April 15, 2017 / 2 Comments

Interim boss Boland continues impressive run. Limerick FC produced an utterly dominant display at the Markets Field as they defeated Drogheda United 3-0 courtesy of goals from Rodrigo Tosi, Chris Mulhall and Chiedozie Ogbene. The Shannonsiders move up to fourth place as a result. Limerick began the game at a ferocious pace and took the…

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Limerick V Drogheda

Boland hoping to continue Limerick improvement against Drogheda

By Adrian Finnin / April 14, 2017 / 1 Comment

Interim manager Boland looking for continued improvement. Limerick FC entertain Drogheda United on Saturday evening at the Markets Field in the meeting of two promoted sides (kick-off 6.30 pm). Both sides have enjoyed steady, if not spectacular starts to life in the Airtricity League Premier Division in 2017. There is just one point separating the…

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