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#Ireland

# ireland - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Earls a class apart as Ireland run in 9 tries against USA

Jacob Stockdale and James Ryan both crossed for debut tries on a difficult day for Joey Carbery.

Rough day for Carbery, American dream debut for Ryan and more talking points from NJ

Nine tries, five debutants, but still plenty of room for improvement.

# ireland - Saturday 10 June, 2017

As it happened: US Eagles v Ireland, summer tour

We’re going minute-by-minute as Joe Schmidt’s young squad meet the USA in New Jersey.

From The Daily Edge A mysterious handwritten chat up line was found on the floor of McGowan's in Dublin this morning I Have Netflix

A mysterious handwritten chat up line was found on the floor of McGowan's in Dublin this morning

“my ma will probably make us breakfast in the morning”

Japan warm up for Ireland series with win over Romania 2019 PREVIEW This post contains videos

Japan warm up for Ireland series with win over Romania

The eastern European side are also likely to be part of Ireland’s pool at the next World Cup.

From TheJournal.ie 'You can only do a funeral once, and you have to do it right': The story behind RIP.ie End Of Life Matters

'You can only do a funeral once, and you have to do it right': The story behind RIP.ie

We speak to one of the siblings behind the death notice website.

# ireland - Friday 9 June, 2017

USA select 3 Irishmen for tomorrow's Test in New Jersey

AJ MacGinty, John Quill and Paddy Ryan are all in line to face Joe Schmidt’s side at the Red Bull Arena.

Marriage of Fancy Dan and Plain Jane brings out the best in the Boys in Green

It’s time to throw off the inferiority complex and take that next step, writes Tommy Martin.

New Zealand rugby chief: 'Joe is sitting in Ireland and we'd like to have him back'

Steve Tew says Joe Schmidt and Warren Gatland could be among the candidates for the All Blacks job in 2019.

From The Daily Edge Nobody can cope with these photos of the DUP's ridiculously tame 'election after party' Mad Out Of It
From The Daily Edge Katy Perry tried her hand at Irish slang like 'I'll smack the arse off ya' and 'Few scoops?' Few Scoops

# ireland - Thursday 8 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge The face on this young Ireland fan when he got to meet his favourite player is just the best Young Cathal
From The Daily Edge All Irish people are wondering the same thing: where's the Leaving Cert Weather? Rain Rain Go Away
From The Daily Edge A Kildare barber is going massively viral for cutting hair with sheep shears Snip Snip

# ireland - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

'Hearing from the Lions is the least of my worries, I feel so lucky to represent Ireland'

Garry Ringrose is hoping to add to his eight international caps in the next few weeks.

12 changes to Ireland U20 side to face pool leaders New Zealand

Just Alan Tynan, Sean Masterson and Jack Kelly have retained their starting positions.

From The Daily Edge Bernie Sanders tweeted about his meeting with Michael D and Americans think they're twins Would You Look

# ireland - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Irish citizens in Qatar being urged to register with government as diplomatic crisis deepens It's All Kicking Off

Irish citizens in Qatar being urged to register with government as diplomatic crisis deepens

Yesterday, Saudi Arabia and several of its allies cut relations with Qatar.

From The Daily Edge This lovely photo of a proposal at Forbidden Fruit has taken over Facebook Ah Stop

This lovely photo of a proposal at Forbidden Fruit has taken over Facebook

“At the very exact spot they met 3 years previously”

Four years on from passenger's role in North America, Marmion intent on putting his stamp on tour

The Connacht scrum-half jokes that meeting JJ Watt was one the highlights of the last tour to the US as he was left out of both matchday squads.

# ireland - Monday 5 June, 2017

'That was the moment that changed my life:' Robbie Keane remembers THAT goal 15 years on Memories This post contains videos

'That was the moment that changed my life:' Robbie Keane remembers THAT goal 15 years on

Robbie Keane scored a crucial equaliser against Germany in the 2002 World Cup.

# ireland - Sunday 4 June, 2017

As it happened: Ireland v Uruguay, international friendly

The Boys in Green faced South American opposition at Lansdowne Road.

From The Daily Edge 15 old school baby names that need to make a comeback in 2017 Bring Back Deirdre

15 old school baby names that need to make a comeback in 2017

MAKE DEIRDRE COOL AGAIN.

From 'girls not allowed' play to international star, with Croke Park glory over Ireland teammate in between

Ireland out-half Nora Stapleton on her unlikely venture to international rugby and how all is going in the Ireland camp.

# ireland - Saturday 3 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge Here's what happens when you type 'langers' into Google Images Langers

Here's what happens when you type 'langers' into Google Images

“In Cork, he’d be known as a langer…”

Munster hooker Moloney joins Ireland U20 squad in time for Scotland clash

Ronan Kelleher is one of six changes for Ireland as they target a big response to defeat against Italy.

From The Daily Edge Brian O'Driscoll sent a gas tweet about his 'voice twin' Leo Varadkar last night Voice Twins

Brian O'Driscoll sent a gas tweet about his 'voice twin' Leo Varadkar last night

If you think they sound alike, you are not alone.

From The Daily Edge 16 random things we learned about Leo Varadkar from his Twitter account Leo The Lion

16 random things we learned about Leo Varadkar from his Twitter account

He likes Barry’s Tea and is a big Pixies fan, apparently.

From TheJournal.ie 'The days of the ham sandwich are gone': How Boojum is popularising the burrito Taste Of Success

'The days of the ham sandwich are gone': How Boojum is popularising the burrito

As part of our How My Business Works series, we profile burrito chain Boojum.

# ireland - Friday 2 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge Stephen Fry made a joke about Ireland's 'first openly gay teashop' and some people took him too literally First Openly Gay Teashop
From The Daily Edge A kid was asked to spell 'bodhrán' at the US Spelling Bee and nailed it Bodhrán
From The Daily Edge Dermot Morgan's sons have been in to see this brilliant new waxwork of their dad in Dublin Father Ted

Dermot Morgan's sons have been in to see this brilliant new waxwork of their dad in Dublin

And some of the grandkids popped in too.

From The Daily Edge Mick Wallace was spotted out for pints in Dublin last night in his now infamous vest See My Vest

As it happened: Ireland v Mexico, International Friendly

Ireland took on Mexico in the US, as Martin O’Neill’s side prepared for the vital World Cup qualifier with Austria.

# ireland - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend? Cinema This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?

What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.

From The Daily Edge So, Mick Wallace straight up wore a vest to the Dáil today and it can't be unseen Taking The Mick
Let's not underestimate the frankly unbelievable scores from Italy U20s yesterday Sorcery This post contains videos

Let's not underestimate the frankly unbelievable scores from Italy U20s yesterday

Massimo Cioffi had the ball on a string in Georgia yesterday.

Geordan Murphy would have liked to get Ireland's coaching call too

Three backs-focused coaches are helping Ireland’s summer tour preparations, but Murphy feels caught between two stools as an Irishman in the English system.

Schmidt happy that he and IRFU did all they could to keep Donnacha Ryan

The Kiwi head coach feels the deal on offer from Munster and the IRFU came close to matching the contract offered to Ryan by Racing.

Martin O'Neill backs 'mature' McClean to lead from the front in New York

The West Brom winger has been handed the armband for the game with Mexico.