Month: May 2018

Limerick Junior Soccer: Janesboro crowned PJ Matthews Premier League champions

By Adrian Finnin / May 31, 2018 / Comments Off on Limerick Junior Soccer: Janesboro crowned PJ Matthews Premier League champions

Janesboro FC were presented with the PJ Matthews Premier League trophy following an 8-1 victory over Nenagh at Pearse Stadium. A hat-trick from Shane Clarke, two goals from Kevin Murphy and a goal apiece for Thomas Clarke, John Tierney and Keith Mawdsley secured the second consecutive title for the southside club. It has been a…

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Limerick FC welcome Bohemians to the Markets Field for the second time this season

By Adrian Finnin / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC will take on Bohemians at the Markets Field on Friday night in the Airtricity League Premier Division as Tommy Barrett’s men look to build on last week’s 0-0 draw with Sligo Rovers (kick-off 7.45). Despite missing at least six first team regulars through injury and Shane Tracy for personal reasons, Limerick picked up…

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WATCH: Limerick name team for Cork clash as Kiely makes one change

By Raffaele Rocca / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick selectors have made one change from the side that beat Tipperary in round one for Saturday’s game with Cork as Na Piarsaigh’s Mike Casey comes in for Seamus Hickey at full back. The only other change sees Tom Condon replace Paddy O’Loughlin in the replacements. Click on the video below to see the team in…

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Limerick name minor side to take on Cork

By Raffaele Rocca / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick Minor Hurling team to play Cork in Munster Minor Hurling Championship Round 3 on Saturday 2nd. June at 5pm in Pairc Ui Caoimh Bryan Heavey – Garryspillane Padraig Harnett – Ahane Ben Herlihy – Castletown/Ballyagran Michael Keane – Adare Eoin O Mahony – Garryspillane Emmet McEvoy – Na Piarsaigh Jack Nicholas – Murroe/Boher (Vice…

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CONFIRMED – Joey Carbery joins Munster

By Luke Liddy / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

The out-half, who makes the move from Leinster, is currently part of the Ireland squad set to travel to Australia for the three-Test tour. Addressing the recent speculation at an IRFU press conference today, Carbery confirmed he will be making the move to Munster. The 22-year-old has made 37 appearances for Leinster, scoring 101 points,…

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LISTEN: Treaty Talk S02E17 with Sporting Limerick and Matt O’Callaghan

By Raffaele Rocca / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

So after two rounds of the Munster Senior Hurling Championship, Limerick return from their week off to face Cork at Paric Ui Chaoimh on Saturday evening. With Cork dropping points against Tipperary, Limerick can take an outright lead at the top of the table with a win while a Cork win would see them with…

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WATCH – John Kiely on preparation ahead of Cork clash

By Luke Liddy / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Limerick senior hurlers come into this Saturday’s Munster Championship tie with Cork off of the back of a bye week following their dominant display over Tipperary the week prior to that. Kiely says it was business as usual despite the lack of a competitive game. “It was like any other period of time during…

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WATCH: Highlights of Ireland’s narrow loss to France in U20 World Cup

By Raffaele Rocca / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Ireland suffered a narrow 26-24 loss to France in their opening U20 World Cup game in Perpignan last evening. Having led 17-5 at the break, the visitors were hit be a French blitz in the opening minutes of the second half which saw the hosts run in three tries. Ireland responded will and could have…

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Limerick G.A.A. Week Fixtures for the upcoming week

By Raffaele Rocca / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick G.A.A. Week Fixtures Thursday 31stMay City G.A.A. Patsy Nicholas Bar Gerald Griffin St. Junior A Hurling Championship Crecora/Manister v Ballybrown in Mungret at 7.30pm East G.A.A. Junior A Hurling Championship Caherline v Doon in Cappamore at 7pm West G.A.A. Junior B Hurling Championship Killeedy v Tournafulla in Templeglantine at 7.30pm Junior B Football League…

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Joey Carbery reportedly closing in on move to Munster

By Luke Liddy / May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Joey Carbery is close to a move to Munster ahead of next season as reported by the Irish Independent’s Rúaidhrí O’Connor. Ireland coach Joe Schmidt is expected to address the matter at his first press conference since the Six Nations later today, however the move may not be confirmed until after the squad travels to…

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