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Watch: Highlights of Limerick’s EA Sports cup loss to Cork

By Jack Neville / April 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick travel to Derry tomorrow in their re-fixture of the tie that was postponed earlier this season. Limerick lie in fourth place, 7 points behind third placed Bray Wanderers but with a game in hand. Limerick are one-point ahead of their hosts who have a game in hand on Willie Bolands men. Ahead of tomorrow’s…

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Limerick step up search for new manager

By Jack Neville / April 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

Ahead of their rescheduled fixture against Derry tomorrow evening, Limerick FC are getting closer to appointing a manager on a full-time basis. Interim manager, Willie Boland has performed admirably in his role, securing two wins and a draw from four outings. Limerick FC have stopped accepting applications for the job and look to be preparing…

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Limerick SFC continues this week after opening round goal-fest

By Jack Neville / April 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

After a weekend of football packed with high-quality, high-scoring games, the Limerick SFC second round takes place this weekend, before a six-week break for the clubs due to the Senior Hurling Championship and Limerick’s Munster football and hurling quests. The champions from the previous four years, Monaleen, Newcastle, Ballylanders and Drom-Broadford all picked up impressive…

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Ballylanders snatch late win while reigning champions Monaleen off to winning start

By Jack Neville / April 23, 2017 / 0 Comments

Ballylanders secured a late victory with a last minute goal against St Kierans in Bruff last night, winning by the minimal, 1-13 to 1-12. Meanwhile in Clarina, defending champions Monaleen saw off a dogged Rathkeale side 3-12 to 1-12. In Bruff, Inter County goalkeeper David McCarthy would prove to be the hero for Ballylanders, landing the…

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Fixtures announced for Round One of Limerick Senior Hurling Championship

By Jack Neville / April 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

The Limerick SHC will begin in Friday May 5 with Monaleen, on their return to the Senior Ranks facing Knockainey, 2016 county cup champions in Caherconlish. There are a further four games on the Saturday, with one game being played Sunday evening. Patrickswell will begin the defence of their championship against Adare in a repeat of…

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Munster comprehensively beaten by superb Sarcens side

By Jack Neville / April 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

Munster comprehensively beaten by superb Saracens side A masterclass in defence was the catalyst in Saracens 26-10 victory over the brave Munster men. Tries from Mako Vunipola and Chris Wyles as well as 16 points from the boot of Owen Farrell were more than enough to book their final berth. CJ Stander scored a try…

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Munster A win thrilling British and Irish Cup final

By Jack Neville / April 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

After finding themselves 18-0 down after 14 minutes against Jersey Reds last night in Musgrave Park, Munster A were given little chance of winning their first British and Irish cup in 5 years. Yet Munster responded like true champions to reel in their opponents and secure a 29-28 victory. Jersey Reds got off to the…

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Munster face toughest test yet against reigning champions Saracens

By Jack Neville / April 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

Rassie Erasmus and his Munster side will face reigning holders Saracens at the Aviva Stadium in the Champions Cup Semi Final this afternoon at 3.15pm. Despite being played in Dublin, there promises to be a home like atmosphere for the Men in Red as they welcome the Premiership champions to the capital. This will be Munster’s first…

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Limerick SFC continues tonight

By Jack Neville / April 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

After kicking off last night, there are two further games in the Limerick SFC down for decision this evening. Last night Drom got off to the perfect start with a powerful win over Na Piarsaigh in Askeaton. In the evenings other game, Adare and Fr Caseys could not be separated in Newcastle West. Tonight Ballysteen face…

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Lions assistant coach Farrell looking forward to titanic Champions Cup clash

By Jack Neville / April 21, 2017 / 0 Comments

Tomorrow the whole of Europe will be taking a keen interest in Munster’s last 4 Champions Cup clash with reigning champions Saracens in the Aviva Stadium. Days removed from the Lions squad announcement, Assistant coach Andy Farrell will have particularly keen interest in the clash. Farrell has been Ireland’s defence coach for the past year and…

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