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Saturday 5 December, 2020

Mayo name unchanged team for All-Ireland semi-final
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Mayo name unchanged team for All-Ireland semi-final

Dec 5th 2020, 8:41 PM 6,455 Views 6 Comments

It means goalkeeper David Clarke is set to play his 55th Championship game.

Friday 4 December, 2020

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Test
# Test

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

Dec 4th 2020, 6:41 PM 31,725 Views 4 Comments

How closely have you been paying attention during the last few days?

Will Liverpool's 22-year-old from Cork continue incredible journey with Premier League debut?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Will Liverpool's 22-year-old from Cork continue incredible journey with Premier League debut?

Dec 4th 2020, 2:46 PM 6,575 Views 7 Comments

Caoimhín Kelleher made his Champions League bow during the week.

Thursday 3 December, 2020

As it happened: Molde v Dundalk, Europa League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Molde v Dundalk, Europa League

Dec 3rd 2020, 8:02 PM 29,786 Views 6 Comments

Molde faced Dundalk as the Lilywhites took part in their penultimate Europa League game this season.

Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Ireland U21 and Liverpool goalkeeper handed Champions League debut
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Ireland U21 and Liverpool goalkeeper handed Champions League debut

Dec 1st 2020, 6:57 PM 32,739 Views 34 Comments

Regular number one Alisson misses out as a precaution due to a tight leg muscle, paving the way for Caoimhín Kelleher to make a surprise start.

Ireland's first LGBT+ inclusive club celebrates turning 15
# Going Strong
# Going Strong

Ireland's first LGBT+ inclusive club celebrates turning 15

Dec 1st 2020, 6:45 AM 5,518 Views 2 Comments

The Dublin Devils have enjoyed good growth since starting out as a casual kickabout.

Sunday 29 November, 2020

'Everything he does is an inspiration to step forward and try to get to where he's gone'
# Family Matters
# Family Matters

'Everything he does is an inspiration to step forward and try to get to where he's gone'

Nov 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 4,925 Views 0 Comments

Ronan Manning on admiration for his brother Ryan and preparing for today’s FAI Cup semi-final.

Saturday 28 November, 2020

'It was this huge release last year. I’d be driving down the road and I’d start crying'
# Recovery
# Recovery

'It was this huge release last year. I’d be driving down the road and I’d start crying'

Nov 28th 2020, 10:23 PM 27,800 Views 4 Comments

Former Ireland international Ciara McCormack reflects on a remarkable career.

'No alternative' as Basketball Ireland cancel entire league season
# Hard Times
# Hard Times

'No alternative' as Basketball Ireland cancel entire league season

Nov 28th 2020, 3:04 PM 5,637 Views 1 Comment

However, no decision has been made over the 2020/21 Men’s National Cup.

Friday 27 November, 2020

Connacht-Ospreys match postponed after positive Covid-19 case
# Change Of Plan
# Change Of Plan

Connacht-Ospreys match postponed after positive Covid-19 case

Nov 27th 2020, 4:32 PM 5,356 Views 6 Comments

The decision was made after one of Welsh side’s players tested positive.

Ireland fall 6 places in latest Fifa rankings, as World Cup seeding blow confirmed
# Off Form
# Off Form

Ireland fall 6 places in latest Fifa rankings, as World Cup seeding blow confirmed

Nov 27th 2020, 3:33 PM 6,116 Views 6 Comments

As expected, Stephen Kenny’s side have been placed in Pot 3.

The two teams most likely to topple Liverpool face off
# Title Race
# Title Race

The two teams most likely to topple Liverpool face off

Nov 27th 2020, 1:11 PM 6,267 Views 3 Comments

Tottenham and Chelsea will be aiming to outline their title credentials on Sunday.

Thursday 26 November, 2020

As it happened: Dundalk v Rapid Vienna, Europa League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Dundalk v Rapid Vienna, Europa League

Nov 26th 2020, 8:00 PM 29,920 Views 12 Comments

Dundalk faced Rapid Vienna, as their search for a first win in the group stages continued.

Saturday 21 November, 2020

280 days later, Irish defender makes Premier League return
# Recovery
# Recovery

280 days later, Irish defender makes Premier League return

Nov 21st 2020, 7:03 PM 13,534 Views 1 Comment

Ciaran Clark had a long spell out injured, but is back fit again.

Irish international's excellent season in League One continues
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

Irish international's excellent season in League One continues

Nov 21st 2020, 6:14 PM 9,522 Views 8 Comments

Ronan Curtis scored his seventh and eighth goals of the campaign amid a Portsmouth win.

Friday 20 November, 2020

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await
# Influence
# Influence

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await

Nov 20th 2020, 10:40 PM 6,978 Views 1 Comment

The animated children’s film is providing the England star with unusual inspiration.

Has Paul Pogba reached a point of no return at Man United?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Has Paul Pogba reached a point of no return at Man United?

Nov 20th 2020, 6:46 PM 8,365 Views 10 Comments

The Frenchman has been reduced to a substitute role on more than one occasion this season.

Thursday 19 November, 2020

A landmark night with Ireland and aiming to establish himself at a new club
# Debutant
# Debutant

A landmark night with Ireland and aiming to establish himself at a new club

Nov 19th 2020, 11:00 PM 9,964 Views 1 Comment

Ryan Manning made his international debut on Thursday night.

Impossible to make definitive judgements on Kenny and Ireland amid freak set of circumstances
# Talking Points
# Talking Points

Impossible to make definitive judgements on Kenny and Ireland amid freak set of circumstances

Nov 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 17,273 Views 12 Comments

The team’s winless run continued last night against Bulgaria.

Wednesday 18 November, 2020

'I should have had a couple tonight, I hold my hands up'
# Frustration
# Frustration

'I should have had a couple tonight, I hold my hands up'

Nov 18th 2020, 11:08 PM 11,162 Views 2 Comments

James Collins expressed disappointment following tonight’s 0-0 draw with Bulgaria.

As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, Nations League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, Nations League

Nov 18th 2020, 7:58 PM 91,433 Views 76 Comments

Ireland face Bulgaria, as Stephen Kenny’s side aim to end a long winless run.

The next generation of young Irish players looking to make their mark
# Hot Prospects
# Hot Prospects

The next generation of young Irish players looking to make their mark

Nov 18th 2020, 12:02 AM 8,258 Views 6 Comments

With the current U21 campaign set to end, there are plenty more talented youngsters set to make the step up.

Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Ireland U17 defender signs first pro contract with Premier League club
# One For The Future
# One For The Future

Ireland U17 defender signs first pro contract with Premier League club

Nov 17th 2020, 9:30 PM 51,283 Views 21 Comments

It’s been a day to remember for Crystal Palace left-back Tayo Adaramola.

Over 2 million in Britain and Ireland watch Katie Taylor's fight
# Popular
# Popular

Over 2 million in Britain and Ireland watch Katie Taylor's fight

Nov 17th 2020, 6:03 PM 11,634 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, in more good news for the 34-year-old Bray native, she has just been named Ring Magazine’s pound-for-pound number one fighter.

Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria
# Bad Luck
# Bad Luck

Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria

Nov 17th 2020, 5:10 PM 39,248 Views 8 Comments

Stephen Kenny will be without several key players tomorrow night.

'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'
# Potential
# Potential

'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'

Nov 17th 2020, 1:11 PM 10,687 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford is tipping Jack Taylor for a bright future, after the midfielder’s call up to the senior side.

Ireland's youngsters determined to end campaign on a high after missing out on qualification
# Optimism
# Optimism

Ireland's youngsters determined to end campaign on a high after missing out on qualification

Nov 17th 2020, 12:15 PM 4,045 Views 2 Comments

Conor Masterson insists there are positives to take for the team.

Monday 16 November, 2020

Shamrock Rovers stars among 4 new call-ups to Ireland squad
# New Faces
# New Faces

Shamrock Rovers stars among 4 new call-ups to Ireland squad

Nov 16th 2020, 3:35 PM 27,540 Views 54 Comments

Aaron McEneff and Graham Burke are set to link up with Stephen Kenny’s side.

5 talking points as Ireland suffer a familiar type of frustration
# Analysis
# Analysis

5 talking points as Ireland suffer a familiar type of frustration

Nov 16th 2020, 12:02 AM 8,668 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, Jack Byrne ended a 35-year wait for a League of Ireland player to be capped in a competitive fixture for the Boys in Green.

Sunday 15 November, 2020

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Uefa Nations League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Uefa Nations League

Nov 15th 2020, 4:22 PM 99,988 Views 52 Comments

Wales hosted Ireland, as Stephen Kenny’s side looked to end a long winless run.

'I was big into the Gaelic and hurling' - Ireland's Dara O'Shea reveals admiration for Dublin GAA star
# Gratitude
# Gratitude

'I was big into the Gaelic and hurling' - Ireland's Dara O'Shea reveals admiration for Dublin GAA star

Nov 15th 2020, 9:00 AM 13,784 Views 1 Comment

The defender looked up to fellow St Judes player Kevin McManamon.

Crucial World Cup ranking points at stake, as Ireland aim to end barren run against Ryan Giggs-less Wales
# Preview
# Preview

Crucial World Cup ranking points at stake, as Ireland aim to end barren run against Ryan Giggs-less Wales

Nov 15th 2020, 7:30 AM 7,053 Views 2 Comments

Stephen Kenny’s side are also aiming a run of five games without a goal.

'We only conceded 4 chances in 3 games' - Kenny plays down Ireland concerns
# Optimism
# Optimism

'We only conceded 4 chances in 3 games' - Kenny plays down Ireland concerns

Nov 15th 2020, 1:00 AM 4,465 Views 2 Comments

The Irish boss feels his side should not be judged solely on last Thursday’s friendly against England.

Troy Parrott not ready for 90 minutes, as Ireland's youngsters prepare for vital games
# Held In Reserve
# Held In Reserve

Troy Parrott not ready for 90 minutes, as Ireland's youngsters prepare for vital games

Nov 15th 2020, 12:01 AM 8,402 Views 8 Comments

The Tottenham youngster is recuperating from a long-term injury.

Saturday 14 November, 2020

'When things weren’t working out for him at Liverpool, he showed his real character'
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

'When things weren’t working out for him at Liverpool, he showed his real character'

Nov 14th 2020, 11:00 PM 14,499 Views 0 Comments

Conor Masterson is set to captain Ireland U21s when they meet Iceland on Sunday.

From going to Ireland games as a kid to representing them at Wembley
# Dreams
# Dreams

From going to Ireland games as a kid to representing them at Wembley

Nov 14th 2020, 5:58 PM 7,670 Views 1 Comment

Unlike most, Dara O’Shea has had a brilliant 2020.

Stephen Kenny: 'It has been a tough period... But I'm not complaining about that'
# Keep Calm And Carry On
# Keep Calm And Carry On

Stephen Kenny: 'It has been a tough period... But I'm not complaining about that'

Nov 14th 2020, 4:50 PM 22,340 Views 37 Comments

The Ireland boss has seen a number of important players ruled out of late.

'I said it to his face, it made me feel proud'
# Growth
# Growth

'I said it to his face, it made me feel proud'

Nov 14th 2020, 1:50 PM 15,840 Views 8 Comments

Ireland U21s boss Jim Crawford says he is delighted with Jason Knight’s promotion to the senior team.

Friday 13 November, 2020

'It's a big carrot that we can be the first Irish team ever to qualify for the U21s'
# Ambition
# Ambition

'It's a big carrot that we can be the first Irish team ever to qualify for the U21s'

Nov 13th 2020, 11:00 PM 6,981 Views 1 Comment

Zack Elbouzedi is hoping to help inspire wins over Iceland and Luxembourg, which should be enough to see Ireland reach the Euros.

No one ever said it was going to be easy for Stephen Kenny and Ireland
# Talking Points
# Talking Points

No one ever said it was going to be easy for Stephen Kenny and Ireland

Nov 13th 2020, 6:30 AM 6,210 Views 9 Comments

England were the far superior side on a disappointing night for Ireland at Wembley.