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Galway United FC

Galway United Football Club is an Irish association football club based in Galway. They play in the League of Ireland Premier Division. Founded as Galway Rovers F.C. in the 1930s their League of Ireland debut was made in 1977–78. Subsequently the club changed their name to Galway United in 1981–82. After suffering financial difficulties, the club dropped out of the League of Ireland after the 2011 season but in 2014 Galway United returned after initially playing as Galway F.C. for a season.