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    Quote Originally Posted by sbgawa View Post
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    Quote Originally Posted by sbgawa View Post
    And good luck from Rovers as well
    Do any Rovers kids make it to leaving cert* level ?😁


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    Quote Originally Posted by sbgawa View Post


    Nice to see St Kevin's/ bohemians wishing their kids well in the exams
    The sooner they get their Leaving Cert done the sooner the young players can be trafficked over to England...
    As for the Cork tweet,, like Larnaca its something to be forgotten not to be reminded about!

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    A toss up between this and the LOI finances thread for this but Dan McDonnell has a few numbers on the money the league is costing/ bringing in through sponsorship, league revenue to the FAI is approx €1.5m currently and they're saying it costs them €1.5m which is conveniently coincidental!

    https://www.independent.ie/sport/soc...-38519142.html

    Sponsorship generates north of €400,000 with the bulk of that figure coming from title sponsor Airtricity (sources say the league element of their deal comes in at around €250,000-€300,000), while EA are also key partners.


    Similarly, the contract with main broadcast partner RTÉ also includes the rights for two senior international friendlies and women's international matches so clubs are now working off the belief that the value of the LOI element also comes in at around €250,000. Eir Sport pay a smaller six-figure sum for the rights to show games.


    The remainder of the €1.5m coming into the FAI coffers is drawn from the clubs themselves in the form of the unpopular affiliation fees (which peaks at €19,000 per Premier Division club), payments for refereeing costs (thought to be around €300,000 per annum) and fine payments (averaging around €70,000).


    Where have the FAI suggested they are spending €1.5m? Prize-money payments (€475,000) and match costs (circa €420,000) made up the lion's share in 2017.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ToberonaTornado View Post
    yeah saw review of it yesterday. Never knew that happened at all! cant wait.
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    Not at all copying Sligo's idea, but there's now a Northound-brewed Derry City beer on sale, which money to the club from sales (£1/L).
    Seems not to be a seasonal thing, like Sligo's was. Considering Northbound sponsors the club anyway, and they already make a lager, it makes complete sense.

    https://www.derrycityfc.net/2019/11/...andywell-brew/
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    Quote Originally Posted by brendy_éire View Post
    Not at all copying Sligo's idea, but there's now a Northound-brewed Derry City beer on sale, which money to the club from sales (£1/L).
    Seems not to be a seasonal thing, like Sligo's was. Considering Northbound sponsors the club anyway, and they already make a lager, it makes complete sense.

    https://www.derrycityfc.net/2019/11/...andywell-brew/
    Completely different ... sure ours was €1/pint and yours is £1/liter.
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    The league's official website is an embarrassment. No live scores, takes them a day or two to update results and tables.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bucket View Post
    The league's official website is an embarrassment. No live scores, takes them a day or two to update results and tables.
    It seems to be updated to me now anyway in terms of results and tables. But goals and statistics are not.

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    I suspect some of the data (especially subs and bookings) is only updated once the ref has submitted the match report. And who knows how long it takes the ref to submit it. That's not to say that only the refs are to blame.

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    What is the story with the poor quality of graphics LOI clubs are putting out? Been going on a long time now.

    Longford appear to be making an effort with theirs but they're actually really poor. But it was Cabinteely's effort today which took the biscuit (https://twitter.com/Cabinteely_FC/st...49312271130624). They'd have been better off with a text only tweet, if that's the best they could come up with.

    A lot of the time the approach in the LOI is "sure it'll do", "it's grand", "it's better than nothing", but surely it's not that hard to put decent match graphics / posters together for promotion.

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Lilywhites View Post
    What is the story with the poor quality of graphics LOI clubs are putting out? Been going on a long time now.

    Longford appear to be making an effort with theirs but they're actually really poor. But it was Cabinteely's effort today which took the biscuit (https://twitter.com/Cabinteely_FC/st...49312271130624). They'd have been better off with a text only tweet, if that's the best they could come up with.

    A lot of the time the approach in the LOI is "sure it'll do", "it's grand", "it's better than nothing", but surely it's not that hard to put decent match graphics / posters together for promotion.
    Poor effort that one. I wouldn’t say you’d have to be a graphic designer to improve it.

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    Not the best day to launch it but they’ve launched a commercial pass for WatchLOI for pubs, restaurants etc.

    If the streaming service sticks around as a long term thing it’s not a bad idea. Can’t see many publicans signing up in the near future though

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Lilywhites View Post
    What is the story with the poor quality of graphics LOI clubs are putting out? Been going on a long time now.

    Longford appear to be making an effort with theirs but they're actually really poor. But it was Cabinteely's effort today which took the biscuit (https://twitter.com/Cabinteely_FC/st...49312271130624). They'd have been better off with a text only tweet, if that's the best they could come up with.

    A lot of the time the approach in the LOI is "sure it'll do", "it's grand", "it's better than nothing", but surely it's not that hard to put decent match graphics / posters together for promotion.
    Christ that’s awful. Surely Larry knows someone with a bit of a creative side

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    Quote Originally Posted by The Lilywhites View Post
    What is the story with the poor quality of graphics LOI clubs are putting out? Been going on a long time now.

    Longford appear to be making an effort with theirs but they're actually really poor. But it was Cabinteely's effort today which took the biscuit (https://twitter.com/Cabinteely_FC/st...49312271130624). They'd have been better off with a text only tweet, if that's the best they could come up with.

    A lot of the time the approach in the LOI is "sure it'll do", "it's grand", "it's better than nothing", but surely it's not that hard to put decent match graphics / posters together for promotion.
    Ah jese, I'm almost computer illiterate and could have mustered up a lot better than that

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