Adrian Finnin

Former Ireland Assistant Maurice Setters Passes Away

By Adrian Finnin / November 23, 2020 /

Former Ireland assistant manager Maurice Setters has sadly passed away at the age of 83, the FAI has announced today. Setters was Jack Charlton’s right hand man during a successful period for Irish soccer during the 1980’s and 1990’s. Setters was assistant coach for Euro 88, Italia 90 and USA 94. During all three tournaments…

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Airtricity League Duo Called up Kenny

By Adrian Finnin / November 16, 2020 /

Shamrock Rovers pair Graham Burke and Aaron McEneff will join club teammate Jack Byrne in the Ireland squad for Wednesday night’s crucial Nations League game with Bulgaria at the Aviva Stadium (7.45). The duo were called up by manager Stephen Kenny along with Millwall striker Troy Parrott and Peterborough midfielder Jack Taylor. The Ireland manager…

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Connolly and Robinson Ruled out in Blow for Ireland

By Adrian Finnin / November 11, 2020 /

Ireland strikers Aaron Connolly and Callum Robinson have been ruled out of the upcoming international games with England, Wales and Bulgaria. Connolly picked up an injury in training while Robinson has been confirmed as the player who tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday. The FAI announced the news on their official Twitter page earlier this…

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Pauw Selects Provisional Ireland Women’s Squad

By Adrian Finnin / November 11, 2020 /

Ireland Women’s Manager Vera Pauw has selected a provisional squad of 31 players ahead of next month’s crucial European Championship qualifier with Germany. The game will take place on December 1st at Tallaght Stadium with Ireland needing to match or better the result of Ukraine against Montenegro to secure a play-off berth. Cork City striker…

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Conn Murray “confident we’ve done everything we can to bring league of Ireland soccer back “

By Adrian Finnin / November 10, 2020 /

Treaty United Football Club have announced that they are expressing an interest in applying for an Airtricity League First Division licence for the 2021 season in a hugely positive development for soccer in the mid-west region. Treaty United have been in existence in an official capacity for 10 months and set-up Women’s Senior and U-17…

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Treaty United bid to Finish Top of WNL Tier 2

By Adrian Finnin / November 9, 2020 /

Treaty United will finish their 2020 Women’s National League campaign on Saturday afternoon when they welcome DLR Waves to Jackman Park (2pm). The club have the chance to finish top of tier 2 and are currently two points ahead of Saturday’s opponents. DLR Waves missed the chance to go level on points with Treaty following…

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Valliant Treaty United lose out to Cork City

By Adrian Finnin / November 8, 2020 /

Treaty United will not be competing in the Women’s FAI Cup Final in their first year in existence following a 2-0 defeat to Cork City at Bishopstown in the semi-final on Sunday afternoon. Two first half goals from Saoirse Noonan ended the dream for Dave Rooney’s side. Cork City made a fast start and took…

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WATCH: Slattery Reflects on First Season at Senior Level

By Adrian Finnin / November 6, 2020 /

Treaty United player Jenna Slattery has had a big impact for the club during its first year in existence. Slattery was signed as an under-17 player by Irene Hehir but her subsequent performances resulted in a call-up to the senior team quickly. The lively player scored for Dave Rooney’s senior side in last weekend’s 4-5…

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WATCH: Rooney: “It’s a Cup Game and Anything can Happen on the Day”

By Adrian Finnin / November 5, 2020 /

Treaty United manager Dave Rooney is aware of the challenge facing his side on Sunday afternoon when they travel to face Cork City in the Women’s FAI Senior Cup Semi-Final at Bishopstown (2pm). Treaty made the last four of the competition following victory over DLR Waves in the quarter-final last month but will face Munster…

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Treaty United Come Out on Top in 9 Goal Thriller

By Adrian Finnin / October 31, 2020 /

Treaty United ended a long wait for victory when they defeated Bohemians 4-5 at the Oscar Traynor Grounds in Dublin on Saturday afternoon. Treaty manager Dave Rooney could have been forgiven for fearing the worst when his young charges went 3-1 down as the game approached half time. Goals from Shaunagh Newman, Aoife Robinson and…

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