In his first piece for BetweenTheStripes.ie, Joe Scully sat down with rising Drogheda United star, Stephen Meaney to discuss injury woes, the season so far and international dreams of the future.Read More
Featuring highlights and exclusive interviews from Dundalk V Longford Town, Athlone Town V Finn Harps, Bray Wanderers V Bohemians & Longford V Sligo Rovers, Kieran Burke & Jonathan Brier preview the new LOI season in depth with some wonderful insight, debate and analysis ahead of Friday's big kick-off. Featuring interviews with Neale Fenn, John Gill, Sean Gannon, Terry Butler, Liam Buckley, Dylan McGlade & Gary Cronin.Read More
Fresh from a spell back with Harwicke Town, the club where Dean Byrne was first spotted by Longford Town boss Neale Fenn, the twenty-three-year-old striker talks exclusively to BetweenTheStripes.ie.Read More
Following the Students pre-season friendly against 2019 First Division title favorites Shelbourne at the UCD Bowl, BetweenTheStripes.ie reporter, Andrew Dempsey caught up with UCD’s Conor Kearns, fresh off the back of a call up to Stephen Kenny’s home based Republic of Ireland under-21 squad.Read More
“Our goal is to go up, automatically or through the Playoffs” says Cabinteely defender, Jack Tuite as the son of League of Ireland referee Paul Tuite speaks exclusively to Andrew Dempsey for BetweenTheStripes.ieRead More
During his one-and-a-half-year stint at First Division Longford Town, Sam Verdon established himself as one of the key men keeping Neale Fenn’s side ticking over as the now 41-year-old Londoner sought to revolutionise a product lacking side languishing in the First Division.
The former St Patrick’s Athletic recently caught up with BetweenTheStripes.ie reporter Andrew Dempsey to look back on League of Ireland adventure to date while also looking to an exciting 2019 in the Premier Division with newly-promoted Finn Harps.
New Longford Town FC signing, Paul O’Conor hits back at critics claiming his recent move to Longford is an attempt to reignite a stalling career. The former Drogheda United and Sligo Rovers star sat down exclusively with BetweenTheStripes.ie reporter, Kieran Burke.Read More
“We are looking for the play-offs 100%” says new Athlone Town youngster, Cian Byrne. The ex-Lucan star is set to come up against his former club and Athlone’s arch midland rivals Longford Town in the 2019 First Division season.Read More
New Longford Town FC signing, Anto Breslin tells BetweenTheStripes.ie that he is not hungry to return to English football but to “prove people wrong.”Read More
BetweenTheStripes.ie reporter, Andrew Dempsey sat down with Students captain, Gary O’Neill this week to reflect on a wonderful 2018 campaign, while the UCD midfielder also broke some exclusive news regarding his future.Read More
New Longford Town FC goalkeeper, Lee Steacy sat down exclusively with Betweenthestripes.ie founder Kieran Burke this afternoon to discuss the twenty-five-year-old’s big shot at first-team football in the Midlands next season.Read More
Derry City star, Rory Hale puts forward his belief that a win over Waterford would prove the "Candystripes" title pedigree but also had some harsh words for Northern Ireland boss, Michael O'Neill.Read More
Former Real Madrid and Athletico Madrid youth player, Felix Bape spoke exclusively to Between the Stripes reporter, Kieran Burke on a range of topics, from his time in the Spanish capital to trialing with First Division strugglers, Athlone Town just to earn a shot at playing League of Ireland football.....A must read.Read More
Exclusive interview between Between the Stripes reporter, Andrew Dempsey and new Cork City star, Danny Kane.Read More