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Dublin: 8 °C Saturday 28 February, 2015

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# coybig - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland’s Jeff Hendrick scores one and makes another as Derby edge closer to promotion COYBIG This post contains videos

Ireland’s Jeff Hendrick scores one and makes another as Derby edge closer to promotion

With a bit of luck, the midfielder will be playing in the Premier League by the start of next season.

Jack Byrne is the Irish teenager leading Man City’s charge for European glory One To Watch This post contains videos

Jack Byrne is the Irish teenager leading Man City’s charge for European glory

The 18-year-old midfielder scored his sixth goal of the competition last night and has earned comparisons with Paul Scholes for his performances.

# coybig - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Keane laments ‘bobbly’ pitch but result matters little ahead of bigger tests

The LA Galaxy striker is more concerned about getting his match fitness right for the start of the MLS season and Ireland’s upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier.

# coybig - Monday 16 February, 2015

Dream start for Ireland at the Cricket World Cup… but what happens now?

Ireland shocked the West Indies and here’s what it all means.

In pictures: While you were asleep there was an Irish party in Nelson

Ireland’s cricketers pulled off another incredible win as they beat West Indies in the World Cup.

Ireland open World Cup campaign by toppling West Indies

Phil Simmons’ side chased down 305 to beat the two-time World Cup winners.

# coybig - Saturday 14 February, 2015

LA Galaxy coach Bruce Arena: ‘Robbie Keane is the most valuable MLS player of all time’

The 34 year-old has won three championships in his four seasons in North America.

Could this be Martin O’Neill’s next recruit for the Republic of Ireland?

Lamar Neagle is a winger with MLS side Seattle Sounders.

John Aldridge names his best XI & Keane, McGrath and Brady are all in there

Former Liverpool and Republic of Ireland players make up the impressive-looking side.

# coybig - Thursday 12 February, 2015

The latest Fifa rankings are out – and no, it’s not good news for Ireland

The United Arab Emirates and Burkina Faso have got company.

# coybig - Thursday 5 February, 2015

# coybig - Monday 2 February, 2015

# coybig - Thursday 29 January, 2015

After hitting 20 goals this season, Rooney hoping to catch Martin O’Neill’s eye In Form This post contains videos

After hitting 20 goals this season, Rooney hoping to catch Martin O’Neill’s eye

The ex-Ireland U21 striker has played a major role in the Dons’ Scottish Premiership title challenge.

# coybig - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s the Irish film that’s the toast of the Sundance Film Festival COYBIG

Here’s the Irish film that’s the toast of the Sundance Film Festival

Brooklyn is winning rave reviews at the film festival.

# coybig - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Shane Long is on the mend after suffering rib injury during FA Cup clash

The attacker is facing close to a month in the treatment room.

Who’s Mathieu Gadet? A French-born 15 year-old, with ‘plenty of potential’

The defender was called into Tom Mohan’s Under-17 squad last week.

# coybig - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s the Irish animated film that was just nominated for an Oscar COYBIG

Here’s the Irish animated film that was just nominated for an Oscar

Song of the Sea is nominated for Best Animated Feature.

# coybig - Monday 12 January, 2015

Ireland defender Kevin Foley swaps Wolves for FC Copenhagen

The 30-year-old full-back has been reunited with Stale Solbakken at the Danish club.

# coybig - Friday 9 January, 2015

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Fingers on buzzers. Time starts now.

# coybig - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Irish teenager Ryan Manning secures two-and-a-half year deal with QPR

The 18-year-old forward has agreed to join the Premier League club from Galway United.

# coybig - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

My sporting wish for 2015: Ireland’s safe passage to the Euro 2016 finals

The Boys in Green face an uphill battle to progress but it’s certainly achievable.

# coybig - Monday 29 December, 2014

13 best Irish football moments in 2014

John O’Shea, Stephanie Roche and Dundalk all enjoyed great years.

# coybig - Thursday 25 December, 2014

David Meyler and Steph Roche fluff their lines in the FAI’s best bloopers of 2014 Outtakes This post contains videos

David Meyler and Steph Roche fluff their lines in the FAI’s best bloopers of 2014

Aiden McGeady and Cyrus Christie are also here to wish fans a happy Christmas.

# coybig - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Quality beards to hotel lobby rows: How much do you remember about Roy Keane’s year?

Fail to prepare for this quiz? Prepare to fail.

Martin O’Neill’s end-of-year Ireland report card

How did the Derryman perform in his role during 2014?

# coybig - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

The good, the bad and the ugly – The Irish footballers who flourished in 2014 and those who didn’t

It was a good year for Seamus Coleman and James McCarthy but Sean St Ledger will want to forget the last twelve months.

# coybig - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Ireland’s ‘Ginger Pele’ Gary Doherty has announced his retirement

The Doc is hanging up his boots at the age of 34.

# coybig - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Glenn Whelan’s Stoke future uncertain as club prepare to discuss a new contract

30 year-old midfielder could be offered a 12-month extension but he wants a longer deal.

Remember Caleb Folan? He’s just signed for a club in Burma

The former Republic of Ireland international has bounced from one country to the next in recent years.

# coybig - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Irish absolutely cleaned up at tonight’s British Comedy Awards COYBIG

The Irish absolutely cleaned up at tonight’s British Comedy Awards

Aisling Bea, Graham Norton, Moone Boy and Brendan O’Carroll were among the winners.

# coybig - Saturday 13 December, 2014

‘Poisonous atmosphere’ and training ground row led to Roy Keane’s Villa exit, according to Daily Mail

‘Poisonous atmosphere’ and training ground row led to Roy Keane’s Villa exit, according to Daily Mail

Fabian Delph warned Keane: “‘Don’t try to f****** mug me off.”

# coybig - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Agony for Newcastle’s Rob Elliot as injury will likely keep him out until mid-January

The Irish international picked up a thigh injury in the Magpies’ game with Chelsea last weekend.

# coybig - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Ciaran Clark scored for Villa earlier and then absolutely cemented Leonardo Ulloa

The defender had a substantial impact at both ends of Villa Park earlier today.

Joe Brolly on Stephen Hunt: ‘His head is so far up his arse’

The pundit’s latest column is full of his usual sardonic and sarcastic wit.

# coybig - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Martinez defiant that James McCarthy will remain at Everton despite widespread interest

The Republic of Ireland midfielder looks set to miss tonight’s game with Hull because of a persistent hamstring injury.

# coybig - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Rob Elliot could miss Newcastle’s clash with Burnley tonight because his wife is expecting

Goalkeeper will travel with the team but will be excused if he’s needed back in Tyneside.

# coybig - Monday 1 December, 2014

Is Ireland’s favourite Frenchman planning another return to Arsenal?

Is Ireland’s favourite Frenchman planning another return to Arsenal?

Thierry Henry confirms his exit from New York Red Bulls and will ‘reflect and decide on the next chapter’.

# coybig - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Ireland’s Rob Elliot set for prolonged stint between the sticks at Newcastle

Tim Krul’s ankle injury could rule him out for as many as five games.

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