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eir Sport to show 15 live League of Ireland games while Stephen Kenny's Under-21s also covered



Dundalk players celebrate with the trophy

Dundalk players celebrate with the trophy

Dundalk players celebrate with the trophy

There was some good news for League of Ireland fans today as eir Sport announced 15 live games will be broadcast this season.

The channel's package brings the amount of League of Ireland games to be covered live this season to 33, after RTE confirmed it will cover 18 this season.

RTE have also scaled back its Soccer Republic show on a Monday night to just a half an hour without any studio analysis or debate but will increase their live offering to a three-hour show which will include goals from around the country.

You can also watch Stephen Kenny's Under-21 side in action, with eir Sport broadcasting all five home fixtures in the UEFA U21 2021 European Championships qualifying campaign.

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"We are delighted to announce upcoming soccer coverage that will be exclusively live to viewers of the eir sport pack. The forthcoming SSE Airtricity League season is set to provide fantastic entertainment and we are thrilled to be in a position to bring continued coverage of the league to football fans across Ireland.

"We also look forward to following Stephen Kenny, his management team and players in their upcoming 2021 European Championships qualifying campaign and we would like to wish them every success."

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