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#2002 world cup

# 2002-world-cup - Friday 5 June, 2020

Quiz: Ireland at the 2002 World Cup

It’s 18 years to the day since Robbie Keane put the ball in the German net in Ibaraki.

# 2002-world-cup - Monday 26 November, 2018

Mick McCarthy: The most affable man to have ever divided a nation

Mick McCarthy’s appointment as Ireland manager was confirmed on Sunday.

# 2002-world-cup - Sunday 25 November, 2018

Mick McCarthy is sick of talking about Saipan

The subject was brought up for the umpteenth time at the new Irish manager’s unveiling on Sunday.

# 2002-world-cup - Friday 23 December, 2016

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2002 World Cup?

It’s 14 years since the 2002 FIFA World Cup was staged in South Korea and Japan.

# 2002-world-cup - Thursday 1 September, 2016

It's 15 years today since Louis van Gaal's Holland were stunned in Dublin

Jason McAteer’s famous goal ultimately resulted in what was arguably the former United manager’s worst-ever day in management.

# 2002-world-cup - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

'You've done me!' -- Jason McAteer on thinking Ashley Cole had ruined his World Cup hopes

The ex-Ireland international says current stars will be playing with the Euros on their mind.

# 2002-world-cup - Sunday 17 January, 2016

The son of one of Ireland's '02 World Cup heroes is aiming to follow in his father's footsteps

19-year-old Liam Kinsella chats to The42 about helping Walsall fight for promotion in League One.

# 2002-world-cup - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Remember the day Duffer truly announced himself on the world stage?

The retiring legend delivered one of the great individual Irish performances at the 2002 World Cup.

# 2002-world-cup - Saturday 29 August, 2015

Here are several free-kicks we'll never forget from ex-Ireland international Ian Harte

The former Leeds defender announced his retirement earlier in the week.

# 2002-world-cup - Monday 18 May, 2015

An Ireland midfielder who featured at the 2002 World Cup is retiring from the game

Steven Reid has announced that he is calling time on his 17-year professional career.

# 2002-world-cup - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Open thread: What are your memories of THAT Robbie Keane goal in 2002

The Irish side earned a famous draw at the Korea & Japan World Cup.

# 2002-world-cup - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Gaizka Mendieta on scoring THAT penalty against Ireland and how football is changing

The former Spain player still has vivid memories of knocking the Irish team out of the World Cup.

# 2002-world-cup - Friday 25 July, 2014

Dietmar Hamann still has a soft spot for his 2002 Ireland jersey

12 years on, it fits like a glove.