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IRISH LEAGUE: Rodney McAree wants repeat display by Dungannon Swifts

Dungannon Swifts chief Rodney McAree is demanding a repeat performance when his boys face relegation haunted Carrick Rangers at Stangmore Park tomorrow.

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Larne's Chris Rodgers
 in action during last Saturday's 3-2 win over Dergview. Photo: Presseye

IRISH CUP: Can Larne’s fortress help deliver an upset?

If there’s one place Irish Cup enthusiasts look to for a shock on January 7, it will likely be to Inver Park.

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Pictured left to right are Irish FA Chief Executive, Patrick Nelson; Ulster University Executive Dean, Professor Carol Curran; Ulster University Chancellor, Dr James Nesbitt; and Irish FA Chairman, Gerry Mallon at the National Football Stadium, Windsor Park.

IRISH FOOTBALL: Ulster University and Irish FA link-up

Ulster University and the Irish Football Association (IFA) have announced plans to create the island of Ireland’s first ever football coaching degree, which will inspire and shape the next generation of leaders within the multi-billion pound football industry.

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Glentorans Calum Birney tangles with Linfield's Sammy Clingan as he gets sent off during todays game at the Oval in Belfast.
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Glentoran to host Linfield in Irish Cup

The fifth round tie of the Tennent’s Irish Cup has thrown up a mouthwatering ‘Big Two’ clash.

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The PSNI are investigating child sex abuse allegations within clubs in Northern Ireland.

Historic child sex abuse allegations have been linked to NI football clubs

PSNI have confirmed they are looking at allegations of child sex abuse linked to football clubs in Northern Ireland.

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Could Amuneke be set for Linfield?

Could Amuneke be set for Linfield?

It seems Linfield are in the box seat to sign Kevin Amuneke.

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Brazil's Chapecoense players pose for pictures during their 2016 Copa Sudamericana semifinal second leg football match against Argentina's San Lorenzo held at Arena Conda stadium, in Chapeco, Brazil, on November 23, 2016.

I.F.A. to observe minute’s silence in memory of Chapecoense

The Irish Football Association (I.F.A.) will take part in a worldwide minute’s silence for the members of a Brazilian football team who died when the plane they were travelling in crashed earlier this week.

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Michael McGovern and Josh Magennis

WATCH: FaceTime surprise for Northern Ireland fans

Football stars from Northern Ireland picked up their phones to give dedicated members of the green and white army a special treat.

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Midfielder Sammy McIlveen is set to return to Ballyclare Comrades from Larne.  Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye

FOOTBALL: McIlveen is ‘one of the best’ says Comrades boss

Manager Stephen Hughes has already started beefing up his squad to ensure that Ballyclare Comrades will sustain their promotion charge throughout the second half of the season.

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Carrick manager Aaron Callaghan.  Picture by Peter Morrison/Press Eye

FOOTBALL: Callaghan ready for Linfield test

A relieved Aaron Callaghan was pleased with his side’s Danske Bank Premier League win on Saturday but there will be no time to celebrate as they face Linfield on Saturday at the National Stadium at Windsor Park.

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Larne manager David McAlinden. Pic: Presseye

FOOTBALL: Larne boss ready to hit the roof

Larne’s players need to do a bit of DIY if they’re going to bring the house down at Inver Park this month.

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Carrick Rangers manager Aaron Callaghan

Callaghan on a high after win

Carrick Rangers manager Aaron Callaghan knows there is still work to do after his side’s 2-0 win against Coleraine on Saturday.

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Carrick's Daniel Kelly
celebrates after scoring to make it 1-0.

IRISH LEAGUE: Daniel Kelly brace gives Carrick victory over Coleraine

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Aaron Callaghan

IRISH LEAGUE: Every point is vital says Carrick boss Aaron Callaghan

Carrick Rangers boss Aaron Callaghan insists every point is now a prisoner for the Danske Premiership strugglers.

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Ballyclare Comrades Chris Trussell on the ball. INNT 11-062-GR

Can Trussell fire Comrades to win over Point?

Dixon Park is expected to house the biggest crowd of the season this weekend when Warrenpoint Town will be in town for the Championship top of the table showdown.

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Carrick boss Aaron Callaghan.  Picture by Peter Morrison/Press Eye

Callaghan’s fitness push for Carrick

Carrick Rangers manager Aaron Callaghan is looking beyond traditional methods in a bid to help the club beat the drop.

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Larne manager David McAlinden. Pic: William Cherry / Presseye

LARNE: Trio head for the exit door

Three players have headed out the exit door at Inver Park in the last week.

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Paddy McNair looks set to miss the remainder of the season.
Picture by Jonathan Porter/Press Eye.

NORTHERN IRELAND: Paddy McNair out for the season

Northern Ireland midfielder Paddy McNair is set to miss the rest of the season.

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Former Nigerian international Kevin Amuneke is now turning out for Ballynure Old Boys but could be in line for the transfer to the Premiership. Pic by Pechblaende via Wikimedia Commons

Premiership sides chasing Ballynure’s Nigerian international Amuneke

The pace is hotting up to obtain the signature of Ballynure OB’s talented midfielder Kevin Amuneke, with three Danske Bank Premiership clubs having already approached manager Ronnie Burns.

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Portadown's  Eoin Kirwan

IRISH LEAGUE: Carrick and Portadown draw in basement battle

Wild celebrations on 82 minutes gave way to a sense of frustration at the final whistle for Portadown in the basement battle with Carrick Rangers.

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