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LOI ATTENDANCE REVIEW: IS THE FUTURE OF IRISH FOOTBALL SO BLEAK AFTER ALL?

With the FAI in the midst of its biggest ever crisis, and Limerick FC becoming the 14th club to cease existence since the association took control of the league in 2006, it’s safe to say that the current state of affairs in Irish football is bleak. A total of 14 clubs have disappeared into dust in 13 years under the FAI’s reign.

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20×20 – Camogie no longer on the sidelines

Since its launch in October 2019, the 20×20 campaign has made significant strides in its objective to raise the profile of women’s sport in Ireland. On an international scale, this year has been a triumphant one in terms of coverage of women’s sport. In the U.K, 6.1 million people into the Women’s World Cup England v Scotland game on BBC television, but in Ireland, it was women’s indigenous sport that topped viewership figures.