Adrian Finnin

Limerick FC welcome Derry City to the Markets Field

By Adrian Finnin / May 12, 2017 /

Limerick FC will take on Derry City at the Markets Field this Saturday evening in a battle between 4th and 5th in the table (kick-off 6.30 pm). This is the second meeting of the sides in two weeks after they played out a 1-1 draw at Maginn Park. Limerick took the lead in that game…

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Limerick FC face Sligo looking to repeat opening night win

By Adrian Finnin / May 5, 2017 /

Limerick FC travel to Sligo Rovers in manager Gerard Lyttle’s first home league game. It is rumoured that the game will be Willie Boland’s last in charge of Limerick after guiding them to two victories and three draws so far. Boland stepped in on a temporary basis following the departure of Martin Russell over a…

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Limerick FC: First Series Review

By Adrian Finnin / May 5, 2017 /

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 /

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 /

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 travel to Maginn Park to face Derry City

By Adrian Finnin / April 24, 2017 /

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 /

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 /

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

By Adrian Finnin / April 17, 2017 /

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 /

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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