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Pike Rovers Suffer Heartbreak as Villa win FAI Junior Cup

By Adrian Finnin / May 22, 2022 /

Pike Rovers lost their third final in 6 years following a 1-0 loss at the hands of Waterford outfit Villa FC at Turners Cross on Sunday afternoon. A goal early in the second half from Conor Kilgannon was enough to give Conor Coad’s side their first ever success in the national competition. A huge crowd…

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Pike Rovers Topple Ballynanty in Tight Clash

By Adrian Finnin / August 19, 2021 /

Pike Rovers maintained their 100% record in the Limerick District League Premier Division with a hard-fought 2-3 victory over Ballynanty Rovers at Limerick Institute of Technology. Eoin Hanrahan x2 and Nathan O’Callaghan accounted for the Pike goals while John Connery and Eddie Byrnes were on the scoresheet for the hosts. Both sides entered the game…

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Pike Sign Conor Layng

By Adrian Finnin / September 10, 2020 /

Pike Rovers have completed the signing of former Galway United striker Conor Layng on Thursday evening. The striker will provide more options for Pike manager Robbie Williams who is still without Johnathan Grant and has Kieran Hanlon as his only option. Layng and Williams played together at Galway United in 2018 in the Airtricity League…

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Pike Confirm Additions of Grant and Collopy

By Adrian Finnin / July 7, 2020 /

Pike Rovers have continued their recruitment drive ahead of the 2020/2021 season with the additions of former Janesboro and Carew Park players Aaron Grant and Brian Collopy on Tuesday night. Pike Rovers confirmed the news on their official Twitter and Facebook pages with pictures of both players next to manager Robbie Williams.; “We are ‪delighted…

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Hanlon joins O’Neill in Signing for Pike

By Adrian Finnin / July 5, 2020 /

Former Limerick FC striker Kieran Hanlon has signed for Pike Rovers and is now re-united with former Limerick FC team-mate and Pike manager Robbie Williams. Hanlon and Williams spent the 2019 season together at the Markets Field and Williams has convinced the reputable striker to leave Ballynanty Rovers in order to re-sign for the Hoops,…

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LISTEN: Danny O’Neill on Transfer to Pike Rovers

By Adrian Finnin / July 5, 2020 /

Irish junior international Danny O’Neill has completed a transfer from Geraldines to Pike Rovers this week. It is the first major signing of the new junior season which is due to begin on August 18th. Outside of playing football, O’Neill works as a barber and has only just returned to work. He admits it was…

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Williams and O’Callaghan to Stay on at Pike

By Adrian Finnin / June 4, 2020 /

Pike Rovers FC have confirmed that Robbie Williams and Brian O’Callaghan will remain as manager and assistant manager respectively for the 2020/2021 season. The club released a short statement on their social media account to announce the re-appointments. “We’re happy to confirm that Robbie Williams & Brian O’Callaghan will be in charge of our Premier…

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Fairview Defeat Pike with Dramatic Winner

By Adrian Finnin / March 8, 2020 /

Fairview Rangers continued their great run of form against Pike Rovers as Ross Mann scored a last minute winner to send the club through to the last four of the Munster Junior Cup. It is also the third time and third separate competition that they have knocked their bitter rivals out of in the last…

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Clash of the titans as Fairview travel to Pike in the FAI Junior Cup

By Adrian Finnin / January 31, 2020 /

The clash of Pike Rovers and Fairview Rangers in the last 16 of the FAI Junior Cup at Crosagalla on Sunday afternoon promises to be an enthralling game (2pm). Both sides are in superb form in the league with only one loss suffered between both and just two points separating them. Furthermore, the age old…

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Pike Rovers vs Fairview Rangers: The Key Battles

By Adrian Finnin / January 29, 2020 /

On Sunday afternoon, an age old rivalry in Limerick junior soccer will recommence with the meeting of Pike Rovers and Fairview Rangers at Crosagalla in the FAI Junior Cup last 16 tie (2pm). Historically, it is a game which attracts a massive support from both clubs and the neutral observer and one would imagine that…

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