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FOOTBALL: Rangers swoop for striker Trussell

Premiership Carrick Rangers have signed striker Chris Trussell from Ballyclare Comrades.
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Glentoran players help  fix the net during October's Irish Cup tie against rivals Linfield. Photo: Press Eye

20 of the best #IrishLeagueBehaviour tweets from last season

We love the Irish League. We do. And through the highs and lows of following the local game, there are magic moments which bring big smiles to our faces.
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Glentoran manager Gary Haveron. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

IRISH LEAGUE: Haveron’s delight as McMullan adds ‘abudance of energy’ to Glentoran

Glentoran manager Gary Haveron considers the capture of Corey McMullan from Ballyclare Comrades a significant addition to his rebuilding work at The Oval.

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Linfield's new recruit Andrew Mitchell.
 Photo Colin McMaster/Pacemaker Press

IRISH LEAGUE: Linfield announce three signings and ELEVEN departures

Linfield have announced three signings - and 11 departures - as the champions’ summer transfer dealings begin.

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Corey McMullan earned Ballyclare Comrades a 1-0 win at Dixon Park. 

Picture by Mervyn McClelland/Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: McMullan puts Ballyclare in the driving seat

Ballyclare Comrades 1-0 Institute

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Tickets will go on general sale for Northern Irelands fixture with Germany on October 5 priced from �45 to �60

Tickets for World Cup qualifier against Germany dearest yet for NI fans

Fans can expect to pay up to £60 when tickets go on general sale for Northern Ireland’s World Cup qualifier against holders Germany.

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The Junior Shield final ended in a mass brawl on Wednesday night.

WATCH: County Antrim FA and police to investigate mass brawl at Junior Shield final

An investigation involving the PSNI and County Antrim Football Association has been launched after this year’s Junior Shield final was marred by a mass brawl.

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Arsenal's Nacho Monreal (left) celebrate's Leicester's Robert Huth (not pictured) scoring an own goal with team mates during the Premier League match at the Emirates Stadiuml. Photo: Steven Paston/PA Wire.

PREMIER LEAGUE: Late Huth OG hands Arsenal victory

Arsenal kept their hopes of a top-four Premier League finish alive as a late Robert Huth own goal was enough for them to see off reigning champions Leicester at the Emirates Stadium last night.

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FOOTBALL: Irish FA announce licence verdicts

FOOTBALL: Irish FA announce licence verdicts

The Irish FA have announced the verdict on their Club Licensing applications.

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Linfield's Chris Casement celebrates with fans at the final whistle after Saturday's win over Coleraine

IRISH LEAGUE: 20 of the best photos from the weekend

The battle for the Gibson Cup is going to the wire with Linfield edging two points clear of long-time front-runners Crusaders ahead of the final day.

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Ballymena's Cathair Friel celebrates after scoring into an open net after a mistake by Crues keeper Sean ONeill
. Photo by Stephen Hamilton / Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: Hunters Linfield have become the hunted says Baxter

Crusaders manager Stephen Baxter will have had better days as he watched his side lose their top spot in the league standings after a 3-0 defeat to Ballymena United on Saturday.

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Linfield v Glenavon

10 of the best photos from last night's Irish League action

It was another dramatic night in the Irish League on Easter Tuesday as Crusaders preserved their lead at summit of the Danske Bank Premiership.
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Coleraine's James McLaughin celebrates after putting his side into a 1-0 lead

IRISH LEAGUE: Paul Heatley brace keeps Crusaders on top after narrow win against Coleraine

CRUSADERS 3 COLERAINE 2

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Crusaders Howard Beverland and Cliftonville's Jay Donnelly

IRISH LEAGUE: Jordan Owens to the rescue at Crusaders rally to defeat Cliftonville

CLIFTONVILLE 2 CRUSADERS 3

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Northern Irelands Gareth McAuley challenges for the ball with Norways Gustav Valsvik

Gareth McAuley reveals he had no feeling in his foot during Northern Ireland game against Norway

Northern Ireland’s Gareth McAuley has revealed how fearful he was when he lost feeling in his foot just two days after Seamus Coleman’s sickening leg break.

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Crusaders boss Stephen Baxter pictured during Saturday's game at the Coleraine showgrounds.
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Crues talk it out as title race heats up

Stephen Baxter and his Crusaders team had a long chat after Saturday’s defeat at Coleraine.

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Mon of the Match Steve Davis wraps his arms around Jamie Ward, who struck on two minutes to make it 1-0. 
Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye.com

OPINION: With our Captain Fantastic, anything is possible for Northern Ireland

As Portugal showed in France last summer, it doesn’t take a great deal of quality to succeed in international football.

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Coleraine's Eoin Bradley celebrates after netting from the spot. Stephen Hamilton / Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: Coleraine put a dent in Crusaders title bid

COLERAINE 1 CRUSADERS 0

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Brian Neeson has had an impressive season in the Carrick goal. Picture by Freddie Parkinson/Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: Callaghan hails “fantastic” Neeson

Carrick Rangers fans have long been claiming they have the best goalkeeper in the league.

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The post split fixtures for the Danske Bank Premiership have been announced.

IRISH LEAGUE: NIFL confirm post-split Premiership fixtures

The Northern Ireland Football League Premiership Management Committee has confirmed the post-split fixtures for the Danske Bank Premiership.

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