Three clubs in for Kedah FA hitman Billy Mehmet Campbell returns but Caldwell out for Ireland’s WNT Darren O’Dea talks Donetsk departure and his future Flying the flag: Sheridan helps fire APOEL into the Champions League

Three clubs in for Kedah FA hitman Billy Mehmet

Posted by Barry 11 Sep 2014 No Comments »
Three clubs in for Kedah FA hitman Billy Mehmet

Former Republic of Ireland Under 21 striker Billy Mehmet looks set to leave Malaysian Premier League club Kedah FA, with three Super League clubs having expressed an interest in snapping up the prolific marksman.

Campbell returns but Caldwell out for Ireland’s WNT

Posted by Barry 11 Sep 2014 No Comments »
Campbell returns but Caldwell out for Ireland's WNT

Florida State Seminoles defender Megan Campbell returns to the Republic of Ireland women’s national team squad for next week’s World Cup qualifying double header against Slovakia and Germany but Diane Caldwell misses out due to concussion.

Darren O’Dea talks Donetsk departure and his future

Posted by Barry 05 Sep 2014 No Comments »
Darren O'Dea talks Donetsk departure and his future

Having announced his departure from Ukrainian side Metalurh Donetsk last week, Darren O’Dea has spoken of how the escalating situation in Ukraine made it impossible to stay in Eastern Europe. Now back in Britain, the defender is on the lookout for a new club.

Flying the flag: Sheridan helps fire APOEL into the Champions League

Posted by Barry 26 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Flying the flag: Sheridan helps fire APOEL into the Champions League

Cillian Sheridan scored his third goal in four qualifying games as APOEL Nicosia hammered Danish champions Aalborg 4-0, 5-1 on aggregate, to qualify for the group stages of the UEFA Champions League.

Liam Bossin #TEE10: Questions and Answers

Posted by Barry 25 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Liam Bossin #TEE10: Questions and Answers

Republic of Ireland’s newest goalkeeping star Liam Bossin sits down with The Emerald Exiles for a quick Q&A session to talk likes, dislikes, hopes for the future and why he chose the Boys in Green over the country of his birth, Belgium.

O’Donovan set for swift return to English football

Posted by Barry 19 Aug 2014 No Comments »
O'Donovan set for swift return to English football

Brunei DPMM striker Roy O’Donovan is in talks with SkyBet Championship side Birmingham City over a return to English football, with a deal expected to be concluded in the coming days.

Emma Salomonsson #TEE10: “I flew into Dublin for a day. I needed to go home.”

Posted by Barry 09 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Emma Salomonsson #TEE10: "I flew into Dublin for a day. I needed to go home."

Last season, Emma Salomonsson was par of the Irish brigade that saw Esilstuna United take the Swedish Elitettan by storm. Now at Jitex BK in the country’s top flight, she talks to The Emerald Exiles about her Irish heritage and last’s year memorable league win.

Richie Ryan #TEE10: “It was nice to finally have a place we could call home.”

Posted by Barry 08 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Richie Ryan #TEE10: "It was nice to finally have a place we could call home."

At the halfway point of our #TEE10 series, we catch up with Ottawa Fury captain Richie Ryan to talk Fury’s formative days, facing the New York Cosmos and why broadening horizons is a must for Irish players.

Louise Corrigan #TEE10: “Playing against Barca was the longest 15 minutes of my life.”

Posted by Barry 07 Aug 2014 1 Comment »
Louise Corrigan #TEE10: "Playing against Barca was the longest 15 minutes of my life."

After a season beset by delayed paperwork and a distinctive language barrier, Louise Corrigan returns to Sevilla next month for the start of the Primera Division season. She sat down with The Emerald Exiles to talk life in Spain.

Cillian Sheridan #TEE10: “The Champions League is where we want to be.”

Posted by Barry 06 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Cillian Sheridan #TEE10: "The Champions League is where we want to be."

In the third installment of our #TEE10 series, APOEL Nicosia striker Cillian Sheridan spoke to The Emerald Exiles ahead of tonight’s crucial UEFA Champions League qualifier second leg in Cyprus.

Ruesha Littlejohn #TEE10: “We have to start looking at ourselves and raise the bar.”

Posted by Barry 05 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Ruesha Littlejohn #TEE10: "We have to start looking at ourselves and raise the bar."

With eight goals to her name in helping IL Sandviken’s Toppserien promotion push, Ruesha Littlejohn has settled seamlessly into life in Norway. Ahead of their cup clash with Diane Caldwell’s Avaldsnes, she tells The Emerald Exiles about the move, Ireland and whisper it, Twitter.

Conor Powell #TEE10: “I didn’t consider offers to stay at home. My head was set for further afield.”

Posted by Barry 02 Aug 2014 No Comments »
Conor Powell #TEE10: "I didn't consider offers to stay at home. My head was set for further afield."

In the first of our exclusive #TEE10 interviews, Vard Haugesund’s Conor Powell tells The Emerald Exiles about the insecurity of the game in Ireland, leaving his comfort zone of home and his hopes for the future.

Ten feature interviews in ten days: #TEE10 returns

Posted by Barry 31 Jul 2014 No Comments »
Ten feature interviews in ten days: #TEE10 returns

This August, The Emerald Exiles are bringing back our popular #TEE10 series, bringing you ten in-depth feature interviews in ten days, profiling a selection of Irish footballers dotted around the globe – everywhere from Nicosia to New South Wales, Seville to Sundsvall.

Shane McFaul: “I’m playing my best football in years in Finland”

Posted by Barry 28 Jul 2014 No Comments »
Shane McFaul: "I'm playing my best football in years in Finland"

Albeit in a season interrupted by injury and personal woe, Shane McFaul helped St. Patricks Athletic to a league title last year. Now back in Finland, he tells The Emerald Exiles that promotion to the Veikkausliiga would represent his greatest achievement.

Corkmen help fire Brunei to Singapore League Cup glory

Posted by Barry 25 Jul 2014 No Comments »
Corkmen help fire Brunei to Singapore League Cup glory

Now there’s a sentence you don’t hear every day. Roy O’Donovan and Joe Gamble helped Brunei DPMM to pick up the first silverware of the Singapore season today, beating Tanjong Pagar United in the final of the League Cup.

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