Soccer / Football : Ireland : Premier Division 2017
Cork City sign Robbie Williams
Cork City have signed defender Robbie Williams from Limerick. Williams, 32, made over 100 league appearances for Limerick since joining them in 2013. He joins Kieran Sadlier, Sean McLoughlin and Sean O'Mahony as John Caulfield's side look to make up for the loss of Kevin O'Connor and Sean Maguire and finish the job of securing a first league title in over a decade.
|9||Sligo R.||28||-14||5-13-9 (27)|
|10||Finn Har.||27||-21||8-3-14 (25)|
|18.8||Cork - Sligo R.||0 : 1|
|18.8||St.Patricks - Finn Har.||4 : 0|
|18.8||Bray - Drogheda||2 : 1|
|18.8||Galway - Shamrock||1 : 2|
|15.8||Sligo R. - Bray||0 : 0|
|15.8||Limerick - Shamrock||0 : 2|...
Irish Premier Division stats
|home wins||42 %|
|away wins||36 %|
League format : Soccer / Football : Ireland : Premier Division 2017
Premier Division (Eircom League) is the top football competition in the Republic of Ireland. In 2003, the Irish Premier Division switched to summer in order to make the league more popular. The Premier Division consists of 12 teams. Each team will play each other three times, a total of 33 matches in the season.