Joe Saunders

WATCH: Treaty United’s game against league leaders Shelbourne previewed

By Joe Saunders / July 9, 2021 /

Ahead of league leaders Shelbourne’s visit to Markets Field on Friday night, Adrian, Jason & Noel previewed the game and much more on the Sporting LK Soccer Podcast 016. It’ll be a tough task for Treaty, Shelbourne being clear at the top of the table by 11 points with their unbeaten record still intact. Treaty…

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WATCH: “We missed too many chances” – Jerry O’Sullivan following U20s defeat to Tipperary

By Joe Saunders / July 9, 2021 /

The Limerick U20 footballers lost out to Tipperary in the Munster quarter-final on Thursday night on a scoreline of 0-16 to 1-10. Manager Jerry O’Sullivan rued the missed chances from his side. “There was a few scoreable chances that needed to go over that didn’t.” Limerick were seeking a third victory in a row over…

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Donal Ryan announces Ladies team to face Wicklow in All-Ireland opener

By Joe Saunders / July 9, 2021 /

Donal Ryan has named his Limerick Ladies team to take on Wicklow in the opening round All-Ireland Championship on Sunday. In the junior side of the competition, Wicklow are reigning runners-up having lost out to Fermanagh in 2020. It will be the first of four group fixtures Limerick will face in the group stages of…

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FIXTURES: Limerick Hurling Leagues (July 8th – 11th)

By Joe Saunders / July 8, 2021 /

Following a big weekend of hurling last week, the action doesn’t stop there. A few teams are still undefeated in the leagues with plenty of action this weekend. City Senior League Tobar Phádraig v Monaleen – Friday 9th July, 20:00 – Venue: Patrickswell Mungret St.Paul’s v Ballybrown – Saturday 10th July, 19:30 – Venue: TBC…

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WATCH: Craig Casey on his Irish minutes and what he has learned on international duty

By Joe Saunders / July 8, 2021 /

Munster Rugby scrum-half Craig Casey is in line to win his third Ireland cap in Saturday’s Test match with the USA. The 22-year-old made his Ireland debut in February, would have loved to get some minutes under his belt against Japan on Saturday, but ended up seeing only four minutes of action as injury issues…

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WATCH: CJ Stander’s Munster & Ireland highlights

By Joe Saunders / July 6, 2021 /

Following a stellar career, Ireland and Munster’s CJ Stander announced his retirement from rugby this season. The 31-year-old mentioned that over the lockdowns, he had time to take a step back and reflect. During the lockdown, I did a stock-take of what matters most to me in life. My faith, family and this incredible game…

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WATCH: Highlights as Limerick hurlers book place in Munster final with win over Cork

By Joe Saunders / July 5, 2021 /

The Limerick hurlers secured a Munster Championship victory over Cork on Saturday night on a scoreline of 2-22 to 1-17. In a gritty display from John Kiely’s side, they have set up a final meeting against Tipperary who were victorious over Clare. Goals from Kyle Hayes and Darragh O’Donovan on the stroke of half-time set…

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Gatland announces Lions team for Wednesday’s Sharks clash with another Irish captain

By Joe Saunders / July 5, 2021 /

Ireland’s Iain Henderson has been given the nod to take over as Lions captain for Wednesday’s game against Cell C Sharks as Conor Murray starts this one from the bench. Tom Curry (Sale Sharks, England), Josh Navidi (Cardiff Rugby, Wales) and Adam Beard (Ospreys, Wales) will make their Lions debuts. The Lions started the tour…

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WATCH: Kyle Hayes on victory in ‘titanic battle’ against Cork to set up Tipperary clash

By Joe Saunders / July 5, 2021 /

Limerick’s Kyle Hayes was full of praise for the team effort the Limerick side displayed in the game against Cork, ending up on the right side of the 2-22 to 1-17 scoreline. This win sets up a Munster final clash against Tipperary on the 18th July. Speaking about his goal, Hayes mentioned the timing being…

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WATCH: Treaty United’s trip to Cork City previewed as they look to bounce back from Galway result

By Joe Saunders / July 2, 2021 /

Treaty United make the trip to Turners’ Cross on Friday evening to take on Cork City. It’s an important game for Tommy Barrett’s men after they lost out to a dogged Galway side last week. The team has been hit hard by injuries before this game, giving Treaty an uphill battle going into this game.…

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