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LISTEN: Fyffe looks back at career with Limerick

By Adrian Finnin / December 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Former Limerick goalkeeper Jimmy Fyffe spoke to Sporting Limerick’s Adrian Finnin recently and looked back at his career with his hometown club. Fyffe was part of Limerick’s League Cup winning side back in 2002 and has fond memories of his time between the posts with the club. He also had spells with Bray Wanderers and…

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LISTEN: Crescent College and St Munchins to meet in Schools Charity Cup Final

By Jack Neville / December 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Crescent College Comprehensive and St. Munchins College will compete in the Charity Cup final tomorrow at the Markets Field to raise money for the Peter McVerry trust. The schools will play each other for a cup in honour of two former Games Masters, , the late Dudley Herbert and the late Sean Conneely. This is…

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Super Blues boosted by four new signings

By John Keogh / December 6, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC have started planning for live in the second tier of League of Ireland football with the re-signing of Sean Russell. The midfielder has previously had two spells with the Super Blues in 2015 and 2016 and is Tommy Barrett’s first signing since the club was relegated to the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division…

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Exodus begins at Limerick FC as Duggan & Coleman depart

By Adrian Finnin / November 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC have lost the services of vital midfield duo Cian Coleman and captain Shane Duggan following relegation from the Airtricity League Premier Division. Coleman has signed for St. Patrick’s Athletic under the guidance of new manager Harry Kenny while former captain Duggan has agreed to sign for Munster rivals Waterford FC. Duggan’s signing was…

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Limerick FC announce underage trial date

By Adrian Finnin / November 23, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC have announced that they will be holding open trial dates for their under-13, 15, 17 and 19’s teams on the first weekend of December for the 2019/2020 season. The club’s Academy Director Willie Boland will oversee the trials.  A statement on the club’s website read, “There will be open trials for our U19…

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Limerick FC’s relegation is a bitter blow

By Adrian Finnin / November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments

The FAI Senior Cup final between Cork City and Dundalk on Sunday at the Aviva Stadium showed the Airtricity League in a very positive light. There was over 30,000 in attendance and some great football on show. While the rest of the country enjoyed the occasion, Limerick FC supporters were questioning where it all went…

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Finn Harps are triumphant as Limerick FC are relegated

By Adrian Finnin / November 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC were relegated to the Airtricity League First Division as they suffered a 0-2 defeat against Finn Harps at the Markets Field. The Donegal outfit won the tie 0-3 on aggregate as they defeat Limerick in the play offs for the second time in three years. Finn Harps started brightly and Mark Timlin was…

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LISTEN: Tracy focused ahead of Harps challenge

By Adrian Finnin / November 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Long serving Limerick player Shane Tracy says the squad are fully focused on the 90 minutes ahead against Finn Harps. Limerick host the Donegal outfit in the second leg of the promotion/relegation playoff on Friday night and are aiming to overcome a 1-0 deficit. Despite the advantage the visitors possess, Tracy is confident Limerick can…

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“It’s up to us” Rallying cry from captain Duggan

By Adrian Finnin / November 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC captain Shane Duggan will lead his teammates into a crucial match on Friday night and possibly one of the biggest games that the club has seen for many years. Airtricity League Premier Division survival is a must for the future of senior soccer in the city. The club have endured much documented problems…

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Fast start essential for Limerick FC on Friday

By Adrian Finnin / November 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC head into the promotion/relegation playoff tomorrow evening looking to overturn a 1-0 deficit from the first leg in Finn Park on Monday night. The return leg will take place at the Markets Field on Friday night (kick-off 7.45).  A Paddy McCourt penalty handed Finn Harps the victory in Donegal on Monday night despite…

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