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#Aviva Stadium

# aviva-stadium - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Six Nations drama, Schmidt’s hard-hitting wings and more Ireland talking points

Ireland will pick out missed chances in their draw with Wales in Dublin.

Here’s how we rated Ireland after an intense draw at home to Wales

Ireland will head back to Carton House disappointed at having to share the spoils.

CJ Stander man of the match on barnstorming Ireland debut against Wales

The Munster back row was superb on his Test debut for Joe Schmidt’s side.

13-point lead not enough for Ireland as Wales scrap back to force a draw

It’s the first time in Championship history that the sides have shared the spoils.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 25 December, 2015

12 images that show just how good the Irish soccer year was

From Liffey Wanderers to Jonathan Walters, it’s been a pretty special twelve months.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Fitzgerald on fire, set-piece problems and more Leinster talking points

Leinster let themselves down in the second half, while Johnny Sexton showed improvement.

# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Isn’t it great to feel great again?

It’s not too long ago when the future seemed incredibly bleak.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 16 November, 2015

From Aviva Stadium minute’s silence for Paris victims marred by ‘disgusting’ shouts and boos No Respect This post contains videos

Aviva Stadium minute’s silence for Paris victims marred by ‘disgusting’ shouts and boos

It appears that some supporters in the Bosnian end did not observe the silence.

Just one change as O’Neill names his team for tonight’s all-or-nothing Euro 2016 play-off

Ireland’s hopes of qualification for next year’s finals in France hang in the balance going into the second leg against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Is Keane set for last competitive game at the Aviva and more Ireland-Bosnia talking points?

Also, will Džeko be fit and can the Irish team keep hold of the ball.

# aviva-stadium - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Double delight for Dundalk as they secure Cup success after extra-time win over Cork City

Richie Towell’s 107th-minute strike proved the difference after an exhausting affair.

Wexford Youths hold their nerve from the spot to win dramatic Women’s Cup final

It was a pulsating contest from start to finish at the Aviva Stadium.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 7 November, 2015

‘An absolute honour to be involved in occasions like this’ – Dreams of the double drive Dundalk

Lilywhites boss Stephen Kenny and Gary Rogers both know what it takes to win the FAI Cup final.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 6 November, 2015

FAI Cup final’s success has little to do with FAI and everything to do with people who actually care

In his latest column, John O’Sullivan criticises the association’s severe lack of promotion around this Sunday’s showcase.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 23 October, 2015

Ireland to host Switzerland at the Aviva Stadium (hopefully as a Euro 2016 warm-up)

It will be the first meeting between the teams for 11 years.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 12 October, 2015

Welcome to Hell! Coleman wants ‘intimidating’ Aviva crowd for Euro 2016 playoff

“Best fans in the world” can make Dublin a tricky task for Ireland’s playoff opponents.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 9 October, 2015

‘We avoided 99 of those long balls but the 100th was one too many’ – Löw

The Germany head coach wasn’t happy with his team’s finishing or Ireland’s tactics.

# aviva-stadium - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Automatic qualification up for grabs and the talking points from Ireland’s win over Germany

An outstanding performance from the Boys in Green earned them a 1-0 win over Germany.

There are a couple of surprise selections in the Ireland team for tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier

The Boys in Green host the world champions at Lansdowne Road this evening.

# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Squeaky bum time! Here’s what needs to happen for Ireland to qualify for Euro 2016

It’s make-or-break time for Marty and the boys.

# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Leinster have already sold a huge amount of tickets for their December clash with Toulon

The Champions Cup game is already set to be a sell-out.

# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

‘I hear the phrase ‘best fans in the world’ and cringe every time’ – Sadlier

The RTÉ pundit was commenting on the low attendance for Ireland’s win over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium last night.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 7 September, 2015

As it happened: Ireland v Georgia, Euro 2016 qualifier

After Friday’s win in Faro, Martin O’Neill’s men hosted Group D opponents Georgia at Lansdowne Road.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Iain Henderson and 3 other Irish players who impressed against Wales

Robbie Henshaw, Peter O’Mahony and Rob Kearney were strong on their returns.

Concern for Earls as Schmidt’s Ireland come up short against Wales

Ireland were beaten by a physical, ferocious Welsh defence as Luke Fitzgerald was also injured.

As it happened: Ireland v Wales, summer international

We’re going minute-by-minute as Joe Schmidt dims the lights at the last chance saloon.

‘You regret a mistake in training almost much as in a match’: Ireland’s short-term focus for continued progress

Continued progress means continued success for Paul O’Connell as he waves farewell to Ireland.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 28 August, 2015

‘If I could take back the times I used to slag John Hayes, I would’ — Paul O’Connell

Regrets, Paul O’Connell has a few as he heads in to his final international on home turf.

O’Connell’s greatest days were the ones his son shared the taste of victory

The fresh memories are the sweetest for Ireland’s captain fantastic.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Ireland relieved to avoid repeat of TOD’s World Cup-ending injury

Head coach Joe Schmidt backed debutant Jack Conan to build on his ‘mixed bag’ of a display.

‘He gave the players around him a real confidence’ – Schmidt on Zebo

The Ireland head coach was similarly pleased with Ian Madigan’s display at out-half.

Impressive Zebo helps Schmidt’s Ireland to hard-fought win over Scotland

The Irish performance was a scrappy one as they showed signs of summer rust.

Ireland look to Zebo’s ‘X-factor’ at fullback as Cotter’s Scots visit Dublin

Ireland look to Zebo’s ‘X-factor’ at fullback as Cotter’s Scots visit Dublin

Opportunity knocks for Ian Madigan at out-half, while Gordon D’Arcy is at 12.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 10 August, 2015

Captain O’Connell set to be unleashed as Ireland turn to Scotland Test

A number of Joe Schmidt’s squad players impressed during the win over Wales in Cardiff.

# aviva-stadium - Thursday 2 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s why AC/DC’s Aviva gig could be heard all over Dublin last night Hells Bells

Here’s why AC/DC’s Aviva gig could be heard all over Dublin last night

They shook all of Dublin, all night long.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 15 June, 2015

From ‘I’m not getting involved in this’ – Pilot defends cancelling anti-John Delaney banner On Second Thought

‘I’m not getting involved in this’ – Pilot defends cancelling anti-John Delaney banner

The banner was to be flown over the Aviva Stadium on Saturday, and said “”ENOUGH IS €NOUGH #DELANEYOUT.”

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Murphy starts for Ireland as McGeady misses out for clash with Scotland

The Boys in Green face Gordon Strachan’s men in a must-win Euro 2016 qualifier today.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 8 June, 2015

‘Nothing is impossible’ – O’Neill primed for the biggest game of his Ireland reign

After the distractions of the England friendly and the FAI’s off-the-field controversies, the Ireland boss is fully focused on this weekend’s must-win qualifier against Scotland.

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