Jack Neville

Limerick side reach Neymar 5-a-side tournament in Brazil

By Jack Neville / May 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick team ‘Whoyaplayin’ are headed for Brazil in June to take part in the Neymar Jr Red Bull 5-a-side Soccer Tournament. The Limerick side outlasted over 185 other teams throughout the country to reach the Irish final in Belfast and secure their ticket to Brazil. The team is captained by Askeaton man Niall Smith who…

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Limerick District League Teams of the season released

By Jack Neville / May 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick District League Teams of the Season released. After all the nominations had been received and calculated, the respective Teams of the Seasons from each division of the Limerick District League have been announced. Whilst some can consider themselves unlucky to miss out, those who have been selected have been chosen on merit in recognition…

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Ireland drawn in favourable RWC pool

By Jack Neville / May 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup which is being held in Japan, the draw for the pool stages took place in the Kyoto State Guest House earlier this morning. Ireland were in band 1 and therefore avoided the likes of back-to-back World Champions New Zealand, as well as England and Australia. The bands in…

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Limerick man chosen for ambassador role with the Lions

By Jack Neville / May 10, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick man chosen for ambassador role with Lions. Limerick man and Trinity Student Billy O’Hara has been chosen to accompany the British and Irish Lions on their Tour of New Zealand this Summer. O’Hora, a first year Business, Economics and Social Studies student in TCD was selected after a rigorous selection progress. The former Crescent…

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Limerick minor football side named for Munster Semi Final

By Jack Neville / May 9, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick minor football manager John Ryan has named his side for tomorrows Munster semi final clash with Clare as Limerick look to reach their first Munster MFC final since 1998. Ryan has made one change to the side that defeated Waterford in the last round with Banogue’s Adam Costelloe replacing David Burke at corner forward.…

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Limerick SHC: Group 2 Round Up

By Jack Neville / May 8, 2017 / 0 Comments

Favourites for the title, Patrickswell and Na Piarsaigh got their campaigns off to winning starts whilst Monaleen ad Knockainey playing out a draw. In the opening game of the weekend, Monaleen and Knockainey could not be separated, drawing 0-16 to 0-16 thanks to a late Mark O’Dwyer free for the city side. There was little…

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Limerick SHC: Group 1 Round Up

By Jack Neville / May 8, 2017 / 1 Comment

Doon, South Liberties and Kilmallock picked up big wins in the opening round of the 2017 Limerick Senior Hurling Championship this past weekend. Doon overcame a strong Ahane side on Saturday evening by 1-12 to 0-11. Doon led by 0-7 to 0-4 at the break with Michael Ryan and Dean Coleman with a brace each for…

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Reports today that Munster to keep Taute over Saili

By Jack Neville / May 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

Reports today that Munster are set to retain Jaco Taute with Francis Saili set to depart. According to Cian Tracey in today’s Irish Independent, Munster will retain the services of Jaco Taute with Francis Saili set to depart the province. Taute was initially singed on a short term deal back in September from the Stormers…

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Limerick FC have 4th highest Premier Division attendance

By Jack Neville / May 6, 2017 / 1 Comment

Limerick FC have 4th highest average attendance in Premier Division. In the past few weeks, Limerick FC have seemed to settle well into their life back in the Premier Division, lying in a very respectful 4th place, just one spot outside the European places. Since being appointed interim manager, Willie Boland is yet to taste…

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Injury concerns for Limerick ahead of club championship kick off

By Jack Neville / May 6, 2017 / 0 Comments

Limerick have some injury concerns ahead of club championship kick off. With the Limerick hurling club Championships kicking off this weekend, John Kiely has a few injury worries ahead of the Munster Championship clash a month from today. Kiely will hope that injury doubts will be able to get some game-time for their clubs over…

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