Robbie Williams to perform in Cork City

Robbie Williams to perform in Cork City

28 July 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City FC are pleased to announce the signing of Robbie Williams. The defender joins the club having made over 100 league appearances for Limerick, since joining them in 2013, and he has played 21 of their 22 league fixtures so far this season. Commenting on the signing, […]

SOCCER: Match preview – Cork City FC v Galway United

SOCCER: Match preview – Cork City FC v Galway United

27 July 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City return to league action on Friday night, as they welcome Galway United to Turner’s Cross. City go into the game having exited the Europa League against AEK Larnaca, but they will look to get back to winning ways tomorrow night. Their last league outing saw them […]

SOCCER: Cork City Womens FC beat Galway WFC 5-3

SOCCER: Cork City Womens FC beat Galway WFC 5-3

23 July 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City WFC 5 Galway WFC 3 Shine (40′, 75′) , Daly (42′, 85′), Duncliffe (62′) – Brennan (44′), Casserly (70′) McKey (95′) Two goals from Clare Shine and Evelyn Daly along with a goal from Maggie Duncliffe gave Cork City WFC all three points last Saturday as […]

SOCCER: Match Preview – Cork City Women’s FC vs Galway WFC

SOCCER: Match Preview – Cork City Women’s FC vs Galway WFC

22 July 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City Women’s FC will be looking to make it two wins in a row as they host Galway WFC in the Continental Tyre’s Women’s National League at the Bishops town Stadium this Saturday 22nd of July with kick off at 5pm. The game comes on the back […]

SPORT: Tony O’Connell named as July ‘Cork Person of the Month’

SPORT: Tony O’Connell named as July ‘Cork Person of the Month’

17 July 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Tony O’Connell, Chairman of the Cork City Sports International Athletics Committee, has been named July ‘Cork Person of the Month’. Tony recently celebrated his 70th birthday and has attended every Cork City Sports event for the past 65 years. As a young boy, he sold official programmes for […]

SOCCER: Match Preview – Cork City v AEK Larnaca – in Cyprus

SOCCER: Match Preview – Cork City v AEK Larnaca – in Cyprus

19 July 2017, Wednesday By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City will be aiming to overturn a first leg deficit, as they face AEK Larnaca in the Europa League on Thursday evening. City suffered their first defeat of the season last Thursday as they were edged out 1-0 at Turner’s Cross, but they reacted positively to […]

VIDEO: Official opening of ‘Leevale Athletics High Performance Centre, Farranlea Road, Cork’

VIDEO: Official opening of ‘Leevale Athletics High Performance Centre, Farranlea Road, Cork’

17 July 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Leevale Athletic Club mark 50th Anniversary by officialy opening new ‘Leevale High Performance Centre, Farranlea Road, Cork’ On the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the club, Leevale AC’s International heros cut the tape to Open Club’s High Performance centre, on Saturday July 15th, 2017. Seven of Leevale’s […]

SPORT & ENTERTAINMENT: €1.6m upgrade of Bishopstown Leisure Centre, Cork

SPORT & ENTERTAINMENT: €1.6m upgrade of Bishopstown Leisure Centre, Cork

13 July 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie LW Management, the management agency responsible for LeisureWorld Bishopstown, has announced details of a €1.6 million self-financed investment to modernise the Bishopstown facility over the coming months. Opened in 1997 LeisureWorld Bishopstown has grown and evolved over the past 20 years to be one of the leading health, […]