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Patrick McEleney unwavered by transfer talk as he targets win over City

PATRICK McEleney insists he won’t allow the growing speculation surrounding his future to affect his focus as he looks to end the season on a high with Dundalk.
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Shane Duffy in action against Manchester City's summer signing from Real Madrid, Danilo, during Brighton's opening Premiership clash  at the Amex last week. (Picture by Phil Westlake)

Shane Duffy delighted with new long term Brighton deal

SHANE DUFFY has welcomed the ‘stability’ of a new four year contract with Premier League newcomers, Brighton & Hove Albion, insisting it was a ‘no brainer’ to commit his future to the club.

Ireland hang on against Mexico despite loss of star performer, Inishowen’s Niamh McLaughlin

Ireland hang on against Mexico despite loss of star performer, Inishowen’s Niamh McLaughlin

The loss of Inishowen’s Niamh McLaughlin just before half-time meant Team Ireland’s women footballers were up against it in their opening game against Mexico at the World University Games in Taiwan this afternoon.

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Conor McGregor hails Celtic fans’ tifo display on Twitter

Conor McGregor has taken to Twitter to praise the Celtic fans for a stunning tifo display during Wednesday night’s 5-0 win over Astana.

Striker Robbie Hume is expected to be in the Institute squad this weekend.

IRISH LEAGUE: Hume ready to make ’Stute debut

Institute manager Paddy McLaughlin is expected to have striker Robbie Hume in his squad for Saturday’s home clash with Lurgan Celtic (KO 3pm).

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Neil Lennon jokes on TV with Graeme Souness over Ibrox celebration

Hibs boss Neil Lennon has joked on TV with ex-Rangers manager Graeme Souness, making light of the reaction to his goal celebration during his side's recent 3-2 win at Ibrox.
Derry City's Nicky Low tussles with Dundalk defender Dane Massey.

FOOTBALL: Low blow for Derry

Midfielder Nicky Low claims the Derry City players let down manager Kenny Shiels, the fans and everyone associated with the club in Sunday’s disappointing FAI Cup exit to Dundalk.

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The impressive Patrick McEleney of Dundalk  in action against Nick Low of Derry City during the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup first round match.

DERRY CITY: Kenny Shiels urges players to bounce back quickly from Cup exit

KENNY Shiels has urged his players to put Sunday’s demoralising FAI Cup loss to the back of their minds and concentrate on getting their season back on track as they prepare to re-engage in battle against Dundalk at Maginn Park this weekend.

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Patrick Roberts wishes to move back to Celtic Park.

Fresh blow for Celtic in bid to snap up Patrick Roberts

Celtic’s hopes of signing Patrick Roberts in time for Wednesday’s clash with Astana have been dealt a fresh blow after the midfielder was named in Manchester City’s squad for a friendly with Spanish side Girona.
Derry City manager, Kenny Shiels will be hugely disappointed after the Candy Stripes crashed out of the FAI Cup following a 4-0 loss to Dundalk at Oriel Park.

FAI CUP: Derry City crash out of Cup at Oriel Park

Dundalk 4, Derry City 0

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Limavady United striker Shane Jennings netted twice at the Showgrounds.

IRISH LEAGUE: United return with a win

Limavady United 3-1 Harland & Wolff Welders

Ryan Morrow fired home Institute's late winner at Darragh Park.

IRISH LEAGUE: Morrow wonder strike wins it for Institute

Dergview 1-2 Institute
Derry City front man, Ronan Curtis' proposed move to Swedish club, Ostersunds has fallen through.

DERRY CITY: Ronan Curtis' proposed move to Sweden falls through

RONAN Curtis' proposed move to Swedish club, Ostersunds has fallen through after the player failed to agree personal terms with the club.

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14 July 2017; Ronan Curtis of Derry City celebrates after scoring his side's first goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between St Patrick's Athletic and Derry City at Richmond Park in Dublin. Photo by David Maher/Sportsfile

Home swede home

Östersunds FK chairman, Daniel Kindberg believes Ronan Curtis possesses all the right attributes to be a success in the Swedish top flight.

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Ronan Curtis is in advanced talks with Swedish club, Ostersunds FK after Derry City accepted an undisclosed bid.

DERRY CITY: Swedish club 'hopeful' of finalising Ronan Curtis deal within next 24 hours

Ostersunds FK chairman, Daniel Kindberg has confirmed Derry City has accepted their bid for talented forward, Ronan Curtis.
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Institute manager Paddy McLaughlin.

FOOTBALL: New dawn at Institute

Institute manager Paddy McLaughlin has one major injury concern ahead of Friday night’s league opener at Dergview (KO 7.45pm).

Patrick Roberts (left) and Kieran Tierney offered free milkshakes for life. Picture: SNS/Craig Williamson

NI cafe offers Patrick Roberts 'free milkshakes for life' to sign for Celtic

A cafe in the North of Ireland has offered footballer Patrick Roberts 'free milkshakes for life' if he signs for Celtic.
Derry City striker Ronan Curtis.

FOOTBALL: Derry City star could be on his way out

Striker Ronan Curtis could be set to join the list of Derry City players to make a move to cross-Channel football.

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Shamrock Rovers manager Stephen Bradley refuses to give up hope of catching Derry City despite a third defeat of the season against the Candy Stripes last weekend.

DERRY CITY: Rovers won’t give up in race for Europe insists Bradley

SHAMROCK Rovers boss, Stephen Bradley refuses to concede defeat in the race for Europe despite suffering a damaging blow against Derry City at Tallaght Stadium last Friday night.

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Derry City manager Kenny Shiels celebrates with Barry McNamee at the final whistle.

DERRY CITY: ‘It was up there with my better goals’ - McNamee

BARRY McNamee hit double figures for the first time in his senior career with a sublime 45 yard lob over the Shamrock Rovers keeper in Tallaght on Friday night.

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