We live in a democracy and the theory behind that is the fact of majority decision making. Such thoughts should be to the fore in the SSE Airtricity League today as clubs consider yesterday’s vote to restart the League campaign on July 31st Continue reading
The future of the SSE Airtricity League season will likely be decided today as clubs meet again to land on a final format for how to conclude the year ahead. Continue reading
No dates yet for the SSE Airtricity or Women’s National Leagues but at least the five clubs engaged in European Competition can open up their diaries.
Testing for COVID-19 began yesterday with players and management of Dundalk FC, Shamrock Rovers, Bohemians and Derry City as part of the pilot programme and tournament for the four SSE Airtricity League clubs who will compete in Europe this year.
The FAI today met with the National League Executive Committee to draw up a roadmap for the return of SSE Airtricity League football at the earliest opportunity and in line with UEFA, Government and HSE guidelines. Continue reading
Bohemian FC and Shamrock Rovers FC will play the first-ever virtual Dublin derby on FIFA 2020 produced by communications and advisory firm Teneo and hosted on sports website Balls.ie. Continue reading
The SSE Airtricity League Working Group is to be reconvened with immediate effect following an agreement between the FAI and the National League Executive Committee to work together for a positive future for National League football. Continue reading
In times of greatest stress, we discover the greatest depths of character within. Football as a sport is one where the divide between the highest levels and those at the lowest are the most visible but an initiative driven by former Arsenal and Republic of Ireland player Graham Barrett has helped to bring the two ends together. Continue reading
The FAI has established a steering group which will meet daily to assess the impact of the CoronaVirus on Irish football. Continue reading
eir Sport have announced details of its upcoming League of Ireland coverage, revealing it will broadcast 15 SSE Airtricity League fixtures this season. Continue reading