Adrian Finnin

Munster Junior Cup clash between Aisling and Janesboro tops busy weekend in Limerick

By Adrian Finnin / October 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

There are several competitions taking place in Limerick this weekend with the Munster Junior Cup clash between Janesboro and Aisling Annacotty grabbing the attention, The game will take place at Pearse Stadium (10.30). Last year’s beaten finalists Janesboro will be looking to build on a crushing win over Charleville last weekend. The Munster Junior Cup…

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Pike move to the top of the premier division following victory over Ballynanty

By Adrian Finnin / October 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Pike Rovers secured a vital three points in the chase for the premier division title on Sunday afternoon as they defeated rivals Ballynanty 2-0 courtesy of a brace from striker Johnathan Grant. The result means that the Hoops leapfrog their opponents into first place and are two points clear. However, Ballynanty have a game in…

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Listen:”We are not a soccer City” Barrett frustrated by current standard in Limerick

By Adrian Finnin / October 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC manager Tommy Barrett will be a busy man for the next two weeks as he tries to prepare his players for a massive two legged playoff against Finn Harps. The Shannonsiders went down 4-0 at home to St. Patrick’s Athletic in their last home game of the regular campaign. Afterwards, Barrett spoke to…

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Meeting of Ballynanty and Pike Rovers is the main event this weekend

By Adrian Finnin / October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

There are three games in the PJ Matthews Premier League this weekend with league leaders Ballynanty Rovers facing Pike Rovers in a huge clash at Limerick Institute of Technology on Sunday (2pm). Ballynanty have had a superb start to life under new manager Donal Magee with a 100% winning record across all competitions. The Northside…

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Limerick FC enter in to last home game of regular league season

By Adrian Finnin / October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC face St. Patrick’s Athletic at the Markets Field on Friday night in the club’s last home game of the regular season (kick off 7.45). The club have endured a tough season and are preparing for a promotion/relegation playoff clash against either Drogheda United or Finn Harps starting with an away leg on Monday…

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Limerick FC suffer defeat at the hands of former champions Cork City

By Adrian Finnin / October 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Cork City were 3-0 victors over Munster rivals Limerick FC at Turners Cross on Friday night. Goals from Jimmy Keohane, Kieran Sadlier and Aaron Barry handed all three points to John Caulfield’s side. The result means little to either side as Limerick will be contesting a two legged promotion/relegation playoff against either Finn Harps or…

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WATCH: Former Limerick FC Stalwart Paul Finucane has no regrets

By Adrian Finnin / October 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

Former Limerick FC captain Paul Finucane joined Sporting Limerick at Jackman Park to discuss his career in the League of Ireland and his decision to leave the club at the age of 25. Finucane was a graduate from the under 21s side in 2001 and spent the next eight seasons with his hometown club. In…

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National & local cups take precedent in Limerick this weekend

By Adrian Finnin / October 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

FAI and Munster Junior Cup games are down for decision once again this weekend as well as a host of local cup and league games. The biggest attraction will be the meeting of Janesboro and Fairview Rangers at Pearse Stadium on Sunday morning (10.30). With the likes of Barry Ryan, Paudie Quinn and Brian Murphy…

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Confidence is at an all time low at Limerick FC following another defeat against Derry City

By Adrian Finnin / October 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC were defeated 0-1 by Derry City at the Markets Field on Friday night as a goal from Ronan Hale midway through the first half was enough to secure an overdue victory for the Candystripes. The win takes them 15 points clear of their opponents with three games remaining. Limerick have games against Cork…

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Limerick FC continue play off preparations against Derry City on Friday

By Adrian Finnin / October 5, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC will continue working towards a probable two legged play off encounter at the end of October when they entertain struggling Derry City at the Markets Field on Friday night (kick off 7.45). Limerick will be looking to secure back to back victories having defeated Bray Wanderers 0-2 a couple of weeks ago.  The…

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