Archive for soccer

UCC take Collingwood Cup at the death

Posted in Life with tags , , on 27 February 2011 by Steve

“On a glorious spring afternoon, University College Cork midfielder Luke Burgess’ excellent finish in extra time was enough to clinch the prestigious Collingwood Cup for his side …” (more)

[University Times, 27 February]


Clerkin heroics not enough to deny UCD the perfect start to cup defence

Posted in Life with tags , , on 22 February 2011 by Steve

“UCD got their defence of the Collingwood Cup off to a perfect start with a 2-0 win over the Royal College of Surgeons at the Trinity College Sports Ground, despite a stellar performance from Surgeons’ goalkeeper Jamie Clerkin …” (more)

[Independent, 22 February]

Russell hit by UCD cutbacks

Posted in Life with tags , , on 11 November 2010 by Steve

“UCD manager Martin Russell is to lose the majority of his back-room staff, with the Belfield club set to work with a dramatically reduced budget next term. Well-regarded first-team coach Aaron Callaghan is among those on the way out as UCD look to cut down on their non-playing staff budget …” (more)

[Daniel McDonnell, Irish Examiner, 11 November]

UCD’s Matchday Experience

Posted in Life with tags , on 25 October 2010 by Steve

“This is an article from U.C.D. fan Gareth O’Reilly, who is now going to do a weekly blog about UCD, we wish to Thank Gareth for his hard work , he deserves all the best he gets out of it! Enjoy! …” (more)

[The League of Ireland Interview Show, 25 October]

Ward on fire for UCD

Posted in Life with tags on 11 October 2010 by Steve

“Martin Russell’s stylish Students grabbed a crucial win in the west on Saturday evening as Galway United’s miserable run of form continued …” (more)

[Independent, 11 October]

Dundalk vs UCD

Posted in Life with tags , on 28 May 2010 by Steve

“Dundalk come to the Bowl on Saturday as table toppers, a position they previously acquired when beating UCD 3-0 back in April. In fact, it’s extraordinary, in this most open of Airtricity Premier championships, how many of the Students opponents have been contesting top spot when the fixture list has decreed UCD as their opposition …” (more)

[The College Follower, 28 May]