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Why are clubs choosing youth over experience for managerial roles? – LOI Column

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This week’s League of Ireland column touches on the trend of young, first-time managers getting jobs over experienced heads, Shamrock Rovers ending the Bohemians hoodoo, and the First Division playoff picture. Youth trumps experience in managerial merry-go-round This week saw the surprise instalment of Stephen O’Donnell getting the St Patrick’s …

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Mourinho impressed by Dundalk, Jack Byrne is Rovers’ Scholes, and the Belfield Brawl to end ’em all

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Three observations from the League of Ireland this week, featuring Dundalk’s Champions League exploits, Shamrock Rovers’ big win over SK Brann, Jack Byrne puts on his best Paul Scholes impression, and UCD vs Bohs ends in a Belfield brawl. In another massive week for the SSE Airtricity League in Europe, …

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League of Ireland Team of the Week

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After yet another exciting round of League of Ireland action, it’s time to see which players performed well enough to receive the prestigious honour of being named in The Football Faithful LOI Team of the Week. Goalkeeper Gary Rogers (Dundalk) Mr.Consistent for the Champions and yet another clean sheet – …

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League of Ireland Team of the Week

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After yet another exciting round of League of Ireland action, it’s time to see which players performed well enough to receive the prestigious honour of being named in The Football Faithful LOI Team of the Week. Goalkeeper Ed McGinty (Sligo Rovers) Certainly the busier of the two keepers at Dalymount. …

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