IRISH LEAGUE: Squad proves its worth for Coleraine

Neil McCafferty believes Coleraine’s strength in depth is one of the main reasons behind their impressive start to the season.

James McLaughlincelebrates after scoring during today's game against Linfield at the Coleraine Showgrounds.
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IRISH LEAGUE: McLaughlin earns Coleraine a point against Linfield

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YOUVE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME . . . .   Gerard Doherty is shocked to be th eonly Derry City player named in 2016 Team of the Year.

DERRY CITY: Doherty ‘shocked’ at omission of City players from ‘Team of the Year’

GERARD DOHERTY says he’s ‘shocked’ to be the only Derry City player named in the 2016 PFAI ‘Team of the Year’ which was announced this week.

Coleraine's David Kee

IRISH LEAGUE: David Kee sure Coleraine can see off Linfield

Coleraine’s clash with Linfield this Saturday certainly has a mouth-watering feel to it.

Carrick boss Aaron Callaghan. Picture by Jonathan Porter/Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: Aaron Callaghan aims to bring smiles back to Carrick Rangers

Positivity in the key to success for new Carrick Rangers manager Aaron Callaghan.

Stephen Murray scored two off the bench for Warrenpoint Town on Saturday. Picture by Freddie Parkinson/Press Eye

CHAMPIONSHIP: Point desperate for Premiership return

Warrenpoint are a club with high expectations this season.

Ballymena's Tony Kane celebrates after netting from the spot

FOOTBALL: Northern Ireland League Cup quarter final draw

Holders Cliftonville will travel to play Glenavon in the Northern Ireland League Cup quarter-finals on November 16.

Carrick's TJ Murray with Glenavon's Mark Sykes

IRISH LEAGUE: First point for Carrick new boss Aaron Callaghan in draw with Glenavon


Aaron Callaghan

IRISH LEAGUE: Carrick appoint Callaghan as new boss

Irish League club Carrick Rangers have announced Aaron Callaghan as first team manager with immediate effect.

Northern Ireland skipper Steve Davis celebrates scoring his first-half penalty on Saturday. 

Picture by Jonathan Porter/Press Eye

NORTHERN IRELAND: ‘Steve is my Captain Fantastic’

Northern Ireland skipper Steve Davis has the ability to play at the top end of the Premier League.

Northern Ireland react after Steven Davis scores a penalty

WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: Reaction from Northern Ireland’s Steven Davis and Kyle Lafferty

Early reaction from Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis and double goalscorer Kyle Lafferty.

Steve Davis celebrates his first half penalty. Pic: Presseye.

WORLD CUP QUALIFIER: O’Neill team selection bears fruit

Michael O’Neill was confident he got his team selection spot on after tonight’s 4-0 win over San Marino.


IN PICTURES: Carl Frampton among stars in Lap of Legends at Windsor Park

Carl Frampton was among an array of stars who turned out in force to participate in the Lap of Legends during the opening ceremony of the National Stadium at Windsor Park on Saturday night.

Dungannon Swifts' Douglas Wilson celebrates with Jamie Glackin. The Swifts thrashed Portadown 6-0.

IRISH LEAGUE: Saturday’s final results

Round-up of Saturday’s Danske Bank Premiership results..

Cliftonville's David McDaid.

IRISH LEAGUE: Davy McDaid snatches victory for Cliftonville


Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill.

Northern Ireland ‘better equipped’ for challenges ahead, says Michael O’Neill

Northern Ireland will be presented with different challenges when facing San Marino and Germany over four days, yet Michael O’Neill is confident his squad are prepared for the contrasting tests.

Steve Davis knows his side have to deliver maximum points against San Marino.

NI skipper Steven Davis says ‘no win, no party’

It’s up to Northern Ireland’s players to get the party started on Saturday evening.

Could Conor Washington grab a start on Saturday night? Pic: INPHO/Presseye/William Cherry

OPINION: Is it time for Northern Ireland to go two up top?

If ever there was a time to try an extra man up top, surely this is it.

Coleraine have introduced a new plan for home fans to leave The Showgrounds on match days.

New exit plan announced for Coleraine fans

Coleraine Football Club has met with Police to try and resolve the exit of fans after games at The Showgrounds.

Coleraine manager Oran Kearney.  Mandatory Credit Photo Lorcan Doherty /

IRISH LEAGUE: No more late, late show says Kearney

Colerain e Showgrounds is where all the excitement has been over the last fortnight.

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