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# coygig - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Explainer: How Ireland can still qualify for the 2019 World Cup

Their bid to reach a first-ever major tournament took a hit last night, but it can still be done.

# coygig - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

European champions too strong for Ireland as first-half goals end unbeaten streak

There were over 4,000 in attendance at Tallaght Stadium as the Netherlands claimed a 2-0 win.

Another record-breaking crowd turns out to Tallaght for Ireland's World Cup qualifier

There were 4,047 fans watching on as they lost to The Netherlands.

# coygig - Monday 9 April, 2018

'The best team in the world on their day' - Ireland prepare to shut out European champions again

Having drawn 0-0 with the Dutch back in November, manager Colin Bell is hopeful of pulling off something similar at Tallaght Stadium tomorrow.

# coygig - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Ireland's record crowd in Tallaght was just one part of a landmark night for women's football

More than 72,000 fans watched eight games spread across the continent.

# coygig - Thursday 5 April, 2018

'We don't see any reason why we can't qualify. We hope that the time is now'

Karen Duggan and the Ireland WNT are focused as their quest to reach a first major tournament continues.

# coygig - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Five-try Ireland show clinical edge to claim bonus-point win over Wales

Adam Griggs’ side held off a Welsh fightback to finish strongly and rack up a big win.

# coygig - Friday 23 February, 2018

'We’ve got ourselves in a great position in the group' - Key players return as Ireland prepare for vital qualifiers

Claire Walsh, Karen Duggan and Aine O’Gorman are among those included in the 24-player squad.

# coygig - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'It’s been hard to stay positive but I have good people around me'

Ireland striker Stephanie Roche is dealing with a new injury worry as she attempts to return from a fracture to her tibia.

# coygig - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Here are all three of their goals as Ireland's women earn a convincing victory over Portugal Coygig This post contains videos

Here are all three of their goals as Ireland's women earn a convincing victory over Portugal

Shelbourne Ladies’ teenage starlet Leanne Kiernan, Louise Quinn and captain Katie McCabe were all on target for Colin Bell’s side.

# coygig - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Ireland give defensive masterclass to hold European champions to a draw in front of 12,000 fans

The women’s national team put in a heroic performance in Nijmegen this evening.

# coygig - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Ireland reveal squad for opening tournament of World Seven Series in Dubai

Anthony Eddy has included two new uncapped players in his panel.

# coygig - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Two first-half goals make it two from two for Ireland as they target 2019 World Cup

Katie McCabe and Denise O’Sullivan got the goals as Ireland beat Slovakia 2-0.

'It was an incredible feeling': From All-Ireland championships to an international debut

Peamount United captain Amber Barrett on making her Ireland international debut and the sacrifice of stepping away from the Donegal inter-county panel over the summer.

# coygig - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Roche and O'Gorman ruled out as Colin Bell names squad for Slovakia qualifier WNT

Roche and O'Gorman ruled out as Colin Bell names squad for Slovakia qualifier

Ireland’s bid to reach their first major tournament recommences with an away clash in two weeks time.

# coygig - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

A memorable night as Ireland's new era begins but bigger challenges lie ahead Road To France This post contains videos

A memorable night as Ireland's new era begins but bigger challenges lie ahead

Four talking points from last night’s win, as Colin Bell’s side go in search of qualification for their first major tournament.

# coygig - Monday 18 September, 2017

'He has a track record of success and really backs himself. That filters down to the team'

Ireland’s new era begins with the first competitive match under Colin Bell away to Northern Ireland tomorrow.

# coygig - Thursday 17 August, 2017

As It Happened: Ireland v France, Women's Rugby World Cup 2017

We were live from the Belfield Bowl for the all-important Pool C decider.

# coygig - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Ireland edge epic, energy-sapping tussle with Australia to get World Cup bid up and running

It was incredibly tight in Belfield but Tom Tierney’s side did enough to clinch a two-point victory.

# coygig - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Battling performance sees Ireland hold Iceland to stalemate in torrential conditions

Ireland held Iceland to a hard-earned 0-0 draw as preparations for September’s World Cup qualifying campaign continue.

‘They're a small country and we are too. If they can do it, why can't we?’ - Man City’s Campbell on Iceland test

Megan Campbell is reaching full fitness again following an injury-hit season at Man City and the 23-year-old defender is targeting a victory against Iceland in Tallaght tonight.

'They have a viking mentality' - Bell targets Iceland win in build-up to World Cup campaign

WNT manager Colin Bell expects a tough night in Tallaght as his side gear towards the beginning of their 2019 World Cup qualifying campaign.

# coygig - Friday 5 May, 2017

Heartbreak for Ireland U17s as late goal ends European Championship semi-final hopes

Dave Bell’s side created several chances but were unable to convert before Norway struck late on.

# coygig - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'I’ve been around the Irish team a long time but don’t think I’ve reached my peak yet'

At 27, Sunderland striker Stephanie Roche feels her best football is still ahead of her.

Ireland to face Northern Ireland as Women's World Cup qualifying draw is made

Colin Bell’s first campaign in charge begins this September.

# coygig - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

A first home win for new Ireland women's manager but vast improvements needed

Colin Bell accepts that the team aren’t good enough to qualify for a first major tournament at present.

# coygig - Monday 10 April, 2017

McCabe stands out as Ireland's top talent on return to Tallaght

The young Arsenal winger was named player-of-the-match in today’s win over Slovakia.

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Ireland women put off-the-field issues behind them to claim victory over Slovakia

Stephanie Roche scored the only goal of the game at Tallaght Stadium.

# coygig - Sunday 9 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Why I have a girl crush on... Ireland's women's football team Coygig

# coygig - Friday 7 April, 2017

'Now we set the standards' - Ireland boss keen to move on from 'tracksuit-gate'

After the events of this past week, Colin Bell has stressed that there is nothing he can do about what went on before he took the job.

# coygig - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Young guns reserved for U19s as Colin Bell calls on experience to face Slovakia

The Ireland WNT look to build on their impressive start under new management at Tallaght Stadium next month.

# coygig - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Great few days for Irish underage football as Women's U17s qualify for Euro finals

The men’s team did likewise on Friday.

# coygig - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Ireland finish fourth in the Cyprus Cup after defeat to North Korea

New head coach Colin Bell suffered his first loss since taking the job.

# coygig - Monday 6 March, 2017

McCabe hits brilliant winner as Ireland see off Wales in Cyprus Cup Coygig This post contains videos

McCabe hits brilliant winner as Ireland see off Wales in Cyprus Cup

The Girls in Green have topped their group after a second win this afternoon.

# coygig - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Stephanie Roche on target as new Ireland manager gets off to winning start Coygig This post contains videos

Stephanie Roche on target as new Ireland manager gets off to winning start

Colin Bell’s side beat Czech Republic 2-0 in the Cyprus Cup this afternoon.

# coygig - Monday 13 February, 2017

New era begins as Bell names first Ireland squad ahead of Cyprus Cup clashes

An injury to Chelsea’s Niamh Fahey has ruled her out of the games, but the coach has otherwise named a strong squad

# coygig - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Who scored Ireland's best goal in 2016? Poll This post contains a poll This post contains videos

Who scored Ireland's best goal in 2016?

There have been some pretty significant finishes over the past 12 months.

# coygig - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Sundhage for Ireland? Louise Quinn starts a rumour we can all get behind

Somebody needs to make this happen.

# coygig - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Ireland U17s begin qualifying campaign with emphatic victory

Ireland face Belarus and Iceland over the weekend.

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