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McAllister delighted with Swift conclusion of transfers

THE start of the new football season may be weeks away, but St James’ Swifts manager Pat McAllister believes they have completed their signings well ahead of schedule. Having signed seven players in as many days, including former Cliftonville star Ryan Catney, McAllister doesn’t feel the need to bring any more players in before their […]

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Reds boss McLaughlin pleased with Europa League draw

CLIFTONVILLE have been pitted against Barry Town United in the preliminary round of the Europa League Qualifying following Tuesday’s draw at UEFA headquarters in Nyon. The Reds will travel to Cardiff for the first leg at the Leckwith Stadium on Thursday, June 27 before hosting the return leg at Solitude on Thursday, July 4. Barry […]

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Corrigan Park gets the green light to host Qualifier clash

THE GAA have confirmed that Corrigan Park will host the second round Qualifier meeting between Antrim and Kildare on Saturday, June 22. The Saffrons had been drawn out first for Monday’s draw and would have been a designated ‘home’ county in any case owing to their Division Four status. However, there were fears that Antrim […]

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Cacace’s British title fight to take place at the Falls Park

ANTHONY Cacace will get the chance to land the British super-featherweight on home soil as his challenge to Sam Bowen will take place on the undercard of Michael Conlan v Vladimir Nikitin at the Falls Park on August 3. The Lenadoon southpaw had been expected to face Bowen at the 02 Arena in London on […]

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O’Neill’s men set for Euro double header

NORTHERN Ireland manager Michael O’Neill has stressed the importance of securing six points from this week’s double header of Euro 2020 qualifiers. O’Neill’s men travel to Estonia on Saturday (kick-off, 5pm) before another away game against Belarus on Tuesday night (kick-off, 7.45pm). Northern Ireland are top of Group C after triumphs of both their upcoming […]

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McAllister sets out Swift vision

JUST days after being appointed manager of St James’ Swifts, Pat McAllister has already set his team their main target for the forthcoming season – gain promotion to the Irish League. McAllister stepped down as manager of Sport and Leisure Swifts, who are set to become Belfast Celtic for the 2019/20 campaign, following the conclusion […]

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