Between the Stripes Match Day Live will make its second visit of the season to Tolka Park on Friday night to bring League of Ireland fans live and exclusive online commentary as Shelbourne host Cobh Ramblers in the First Division.Read More
A man of the match display from Conor Kenna in the Midlands derby left Longford Town manager, Neale Fenn piling the praise on the shoulders of the veteran defender, who has been displaying the art of defending to its absolute finest degree since arriving at the Midlands club during the close season. Fenn spoke to BetweenTheStripes.ie and Shannonside FM reporter, Kieran Burke regarding Kenna’s latest premium performance after Friday nights El Clasico derby victory away to Athlone Town.Read More
Between the Stripes Match Day Live brings you exclusive full match commentary from the Midlands derby on Friday, March 22nd, as old foes Athlone Town and Longford Town go in search of a crucial three points and the claim to local bragging rights.
Kieran Burke & Ger Brilly go live from Lissywoolen at 7:30pm, with kick off in the game known as “El Clasico” at 7:45pm.Read More
On Monday evening, BetweenTheStripes.ie founder, Kieran Burke made a major announcement regarding a new layer of coverage coming to the Between the Stripes brand imminently. Already boasting the BetweenTheStripes.ie website, a weekly podcast and as of this season an online TV channel, BetweenTheStripes.ie is now set to add live online match day commentary to its ever growing arsenal.
Between the Stripes Match Day Live will come to followers of the domestic game via popular online audio streaming service, Mixlr and will feature a live game every week from around the country, with both the Premier and First Divisions of the League of Ireland covered.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
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
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
Speaking exclusively to Betweenthestripes.ie, Longford Town legend and current Shelbourne striker, Davy O’Sullivan has announced his retirement from League of Ireland football after six glorious goal filled seasons.Read More
Betweenthestripes.ie has learned of two major outgoings at Longford Town with newly promoted Finn Harps the club looking set to benefit.Read More
With the FAI’s current four-year broadcast deal now expired, Betweenthestripes.ie reporter Kieran Burke argues for a modern approach to the League of Ireland’s TV and online coverage going forward.Read More
The 2018 SSE Airtricity League campaign has only begun to wind down but with a turbulent off-season ahead for many clubs, betweenthestripes.ie reporter Kieran Burke tells us why domestic football fans are already in for a mouthwatering 2019 campaign!Read More
Gary Shaw has this morning announced his three-year association with Shamrock Rovers has come to an end. Betweenthestripes.ie reporter, Kieran Burke outlines the reasons that Longford boss Neale Fenn should be straight on the phone to the former Longford Town striker.Read More
Goals, controversy and a post match brawl. Today’s League of Ireland under-19 shield quarter-final had it all!Read More
Betweenthestripes.ie reporter, Kieran Burke pens his latest opinion piece on why the powers that be must addressed the prolonged off-season he feels is stalling the progress of ambitious First Divisions clubs.Read More