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Former Limerick FC man Will Fitzgerald Signs for Sligo

By Adrian Finnin / December 6, 2021 /

Former Limerick FC winger Will Fitzgerald has signed for Sligo Rovers ahead of the 2022 Airtricity League season. The club announced the news this evening on their official Twitter account on the same day that Derry City announced that the talented youngster was leaving the Candystripes following one season with the club. Sligo finished in…

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LISTEN: O’Halloran Picks Best 11

By Adrian Finnin / April 16, 2020 /

Limerick FC legend Ray O’Halloran had a difficult task picking the best 11 players he has played with. O’Halloran hung up his boots in 2002 having played League of Ireland football since 1987. Ray also played with some great players at Ireland u-18 and u-21 level. To listen to Ray’s selection, click on the link…

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Limerick FC are massive underdogs in FAI Cup Clash

By Adrian Finnin / August 22, 2019 /

Limerick FC turn their attentions to the FAI Senior Cup last 16 this Saturday evening when they travel to the Showgrounds to take on Sligo Rovers (7.45). The Shannonsiders picked up their first point in the league in five matches last Friday night with a 1-1 home draw with Athlone Town. The visitors took…

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WATCH: Barrett “We need to do more to attract crowds”

By Adrian Finnin / August 17, 2019 /

Limerick FC manager Tommy Barrett cut a frustrated figure after his side’s 1-1 draw with Athlone Town on Friday night. Limerick managed to secure a draw after falling behind in the first half as substitute Darren Murphy’s shot took a wicked deflection and nestled into the bottom corner of the net. Adam Foley, Kieran Hanlon…

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LISTEN: Limerick’s Lee J Lynch wins championship with Larne

By Adrian Finnin / April 11, 2019 /

Limerick man and current Larne midfielder Lee J Lynch was part of the Larne squad which sealed the league title in the second tier of Northern Irish football on Saturday. Lynch has been part of the squad since October and has played a pivotal role in the ambitious club’s promotion to the NIFL Premiership for…

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Limerick FC suffer heavy defeat to Sligo Rovers at the Markets Field

By Adrian Finnin / August 17, 2018 /

Limerick FC suffered a hammer blow to their chances of avoiding a promotion/relegation playoff in October as they were on the end of a 1-3 defeat to Sligo Rovers at the Markets Field on Friday night. Two goals from Mikey Drennan including a penalty and a wonder strike from Raffaele Cretaro provided Ger Lyttle’s side…

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Lee J Lynch set for another stint with Sligo Rovers

By Luke Liddy / July 11, 2018 /

Lee J Lynch set for another stint with Sligo. Limerick man Lynch, 26, joins Rovers for a second spell having been with the club in 2012 and 2013. He will remain with the club until the end of the season. The midfielder departed Limerick FC for U.S side FC Arizona before the start of the…

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Limerick FC play out stalemate with Sligo Rovers

By Luke Liddy / May 28, 2018 /

Limerick remain in 9th spot following their scoreless draw at the Showgrounds, as neither side could break the deadlock in their relegation six-pointer. The visitors twice hit the crossbar in the opening half, while Sligo ended the game with ten men after John Mahon was sent off after his second yellow late on. Tommy Barrett’s…

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Sligo Rovers v Limerick FC

By Luke Liddy / May 25, 2018 / Comments Off on Sligo Rovers v Limerick FC

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Limerick FC travel to Sligo in search of a massive three points

By Adrian Finnin / May 24, 2018 /

Limerick FC make the trip to the North-West on Friday night as they face fellow strugglers Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds in the Airtricity League Premier Division (7.45) Both sides are locked on 16 points, albeit Limerick have played an extra game due to the midweek defeat against Cork City. Limerick manager Tommy Barrett bemoaned…

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