Looking at the Euros in a different light

Thu, Jun 23, 2016

Some say that football is a language spoken universally, and while that may be true, perspective and region can have a massive influence on your view(s) of the game. I live over in America, however, my parents grew up here and are completely Irish like everyone else in my family line. I have spent an extreme amount of time in Ireland; becoming adapted to the culture and social normalities, and in my head, those principles have significantly helped shape me into the man I am today. Because of those reasons, despite what my accent might imply, I do consider myself Irish. Before coming back for the summer, I briefly experienced the European Championship (Euros) and the affect it had on American society; as a result, I can now compare America's participation against the Irish's stupendous level.

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United welcome break after disappointing draw with Derry

Thu, Jun 09, 2016

alway United's SSE Airtricity League premier division clash against Derry City ended in bitter disappointment, despite dominating the majority of Friday's game.

Candystripes' midfielder Conor McCormack was sent off in the 28th minute, but United squandered a string of decent chances ensuring Derry left the west armed with a point.

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Dunne unhappy after United's 'worst performance'

Thu, May 26, 2016

Galway United manager Tommy Dunne, hugely disappointed to exit the FAI Cup following a tame defeat against Bohemians, is now hoping for a significant ‘improvement’ when the Tribesmen host Sligo Rovers in the SSE Aitricity League premier division at Eamonn Deacy Park on Sunday (3pm).

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United will give FAI Cup tie ‘everything’

Thu, May 19, 2016

Twenty five years ago Galway United claimed FAI Cup glory at Lansdowne Road, so Tommy Dunne’s team will be keen to deliver in the famous competition again when the Tribesmen face Bohemians in a second round tie at Dalymount Park tomorrow (7.45pm).

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Keara Cormican named Galway WFC's player of the year

Thu, May 12, 2016

Galway Women’s FC completed their final game of the season forcing a well-earned 1-1 draw against league leaders Wexford Youths in Eamonn Deacy Park on Sunday afternoon.

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Dunne urges return to clean sheets for United

Thu, May 12, 2016

Following Tuesday’s controversial SSE Airtricity League Premier Division defeat to St Patrick’s Athletic at Eamonn Deacy Park, Galway United face a tricky away assignment against Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds on Saturday (7.45pm).

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In-form Faherty says United need to keep pushing

Thu, Apr 28, 2016

Galway United will be hoping to deliver another positive result when Longford Town visit Eamonn Deacy Park for tomorrow's SSE Airtricity League premier division clash ( 7.45pm).

Last Friday Vinny Faherty took his seasonal account to seven goals, registering a brilliant brace when United secured a valuable victory at Ferrycarrig Park against Wexford Youths.

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United's finishing prowess needs to improve, says Dunne

Thu, Apr 21, 2016

Galway United make the long trek to Ferrycarrig Park tomorrow evening for an SSE Airtricity League premier division clash against Wexford Youths (8pm).

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Calasanctius College capture Junior Cup title in thrilling decider

Thu, Apr 21, 2016

Calasanctius College, Oranmore 2 (Aaron Connolly (6), Ronan Manning (78)

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United need to be at their best against impressive Cork

Thu, Apr 14, 2016

fter an encouraging fourth league win, Galway United manager Tommy Dunne says tomorrow’s SSE Airtricity League premier division clash "will be a real test" against Cork City at Eamonn Deacy Park (7.45pm).

Vinny Faherty pounced to net his fourth goal of the campaign when United shrugged off Finn Harps’ spirited resistance at the Dyke Road last Friday. Kevin Devaney’s excellent assist was bundled home by in-form striker Faherty, who continues to impress for the Tribesmen.

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Dunne looks to the positives ahead of Harps' visit

Thu, Apr 07, 2016

Manager Tommy Dunne insists "a tough game" awaits Galway United in tomorrow's SSE Airrticity League premier division clash against Finn Harps at Eamonn Deacy Park (7.45pm).

Shamrock Rovers punished two costly Galwegian lapses in concentration at Tallaght Stadium last Friday, but Dunne wants his improving team to respond.

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Dunne wants United to be 'strong and resolute' against Rovers

Thu, Mar 31, 2016

ncouraged by a "reasonably good start" to the SSE Airtricity League premier division, Tommy Dunne's improving Galway United outfit face a demanding assignment away to Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium tomorrow (8pm).

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Waves hit Galway women

Thu, Mar 31, 2016

Galway Women’s FC crashed to a second 3-0 defeat in four days when UCD Waves visited Eamonn Deacy Park on Saturday night.

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Dunne wants more from United as Bohs head west

Thu, Mar 24, 2016

Crucial Galway United SSE Airtricity League contests are arriving 'thick and fast', according to manager Tommy Dunne, who is hopeful the Tribesmen can deliver when Bohemians visit Eamonn Deacy Park on Saturday afternoon (2pm).

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United face demanding trip to the Brandywell after Sligo draw

Wed, Mar 16, 2016

Encouraged by an unbeaten three-match run, Galway United make the long trek to the Brandywell tomorrow for another important SSE Airtricity League premier division encounter against Derry City.

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Galway WFC look to extend lead over Shels

Wed, Mar 16, 2016

Galway Women’s FC are looking to protect their lead at the top of the Continental Tyres WNL when they head to Dublin to take on Shelbourne in Morton Stadium on Saturday (7pm).

Manager Don O'Riordan is expecting a tight game against the Dublin outfit, which with a game in hand and unbeaten, is close on Galway's tail in second place.

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Sullivan sets a standard for buoyant United

Thu, Mar 10, 2016

Encouraged by a smashing opening night success, Galway United will be hoping to deliver a similarly industrious display when hosting Bray Wanderers in the SSE Airtricity League premier division at Eamonn Deacy Park tomorrow evening, 7.45pm

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Wegians in trouble

Thu, Mar 10, 2016

Galwegians suffered a serious dent to their hopes of avoiding relegation when losing to Old Belvedere by 32-24 in Saturday's Ulster Bank League division 1A clash at Crowley Park

The home side had looked in control for much of this contest, but were punished for lapses in concentration by their opponents for whom former Connacht and Corinthian, Danny Riordan, played a leading role.

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Galway women go clear at the top

Thu, Mar 03, 2016

Galway WFC produced a four-goal rout over Cork City on Saturday night in Eamonn Deacy Park, putting then three points clear at the top of the Continental Tyres Women’s National League.

The emphatic victory began with the first goal from Chloe Moloney on 22 minutes when she rose highest to head home a Lynsey McKey corner. On 36 minutes referee Thomas Oates pointed to the spot for a handball and Therese Hartley made no mistake with the penalty to make it 2-0.

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New-look United faces tough opening day challenge

Thu, Mar 03, 2016

Galway United remain quietly optimistic about making an impact in the SSE Airtricity League, but tomorrow's seasonal opener away to St Patrick's Athletic will be a demanding assignment at Richmond Park (7.45pm).

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