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#Faroe Islands

# faroe-islands - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Spotlight on Faroe Islands as top flight returns to provide rare live sport

Norwegian and Danish broadcasters have signed deals to show the tiny Atlantic archipelago’s Premier League, which started today.

# faroe-islands - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Tottenham striker Troy Parrott scores 27-minute hat-trick as Ireland U19s see off Faroe Islands

With back-to-back wins, Ireland are in a strong position to reach the elite phase of qualification for the Uefa European U19 Championships.

# faroe-islands - Monday 10 October, 2016

Ronaldo on target for Portugal as European Champions run riot

But 20-year-old Andre Silva stole the show with a hat-trick.

# faroe-islands - Friday 29 April, 2016

'Faroe Islands inspired Leicester's title bid'

Former Denmark international Lars Olsen says his side are the inspiration for Claudio Ranieri’s team.

# faroe-islands - Saturday 15 November, 2014

# faroe-islands - Sunday 12 October, 2014

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night

An ex-Manchester United winger popped up with a gorgeous last-gasp strike to grab a point for his side.

# faroe-islands - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From Animal rights activists arrested for trying to stop 'traditional' dolphin hunt Faroe Islands

Animal rights activists arrested for trying to stop 'traditional' dolphin hunt

The hunt went ahead anyway, and 33 pilot whales were killed.

# faroe-islands - Thursday 28 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Horrifying video of dead sperm whale exploding Faroe Islands

Horrifying video of dead sperm whale exploding

Don’t watch this over lunch.

# faroe-islands - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Trap goes with Hoolahan for Faroes qualifier but Dunne misses out

The Norwich star gets the nod and will make his first competitive start in tomorrow’s game at the Aviva Stadium.

# faroe-islands - Monday 20 May, 2013

Pilkington withdraws from Ireland squad to undergo treatment on knee

The Norwich winger explained that he pulled out on the advice of his club’s management.

# faroe-islands - Monday 13 May, 2013

Trapattoni plays down Napoli rumours, insists priorities lie with Ireland

The Italian manager also paid tribute to Alex Ferguson during his press conference today.

# faroe-islands - Friday 18 January, 2013

From EU and Norway sign agreement in fisheries negotiations Fishing

EU and Norway sign agreement in fisheries negotiations

Minister Simon Coveney said the agreement would now allow fishermen and fish factories “to get on with their business in the normal way”.

# faroe-islands - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Fit-again Shane Long called up by Trapattoni for Greece game

The West Brom striker was initially left out of the provisional squad for the Aviva Stadium friendly.

# faroe-islands - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Pulis hopeful Marc Wilson can get back quicker than expected

The Ireland defender is facing up to three months on the sidelines. A little less if the Stoke boss gets his way.

Robbie Keane labelled 'unidentified fan' next to Beckham and Russell Brand at Lakers Game

Oh dear. That’s our record goalscorer, America.

# faroe-islands - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Updated: Ireland’s Wilson suffers broken fibula

The defender will now miss the Irish team’s upcoming friendly against Greece.

# faroe-islands - Sunday 21 October, 2012

15 reasons to be cheerful about Trap staying on as Ireland manager Optimism This post contains videos

15 reasons to be cheerful about Trap staying on as Ireland manager

The Italian coach is here to stay, whether Irish fans like it or not.

# faroe-islands - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Brazil 2014: German defenders are over-rated, says Matthaeus

Today, Germany coach Joachim Loew cancelled an appointment to appear on German television this evening, because of a fever.

John Delaney backs Trap again and insists he wasn't FAI newspaper source

The Italian will be in East Anglia today to run the rule over the Irish in action for Norwich against Arsenal.

# faroe-islands - Friday 19 October, 2012

The Morning Score: Friday

Hang on in there… it’s almost the weekend.

# faroe-islands - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Trapattoni decision: A look at John Delaney's text messages today* (*may not be real)

The manager’s going nowhere for now.

Eamon Dunphy: Irish football bosses made a mistake on Trap decision

The FAI announced last night that the Italian manager had their backing.

The Morning Score: Thursday

Trap avoids the sack, Punchestown to go ahead and the day of reckoning for Lance Armstrong.

5 changes Giovanni Trapattoni must now make as Ireland manager

Trapattoni must interpret last night’s events a warning that he must deviate from his stubborn ways, writes Paul Fennessy.

# faroe-islands - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Here's how Twitter reacted to Giovanni Trapattoni staying on as Ireland boss Twittersphere This post contains images

Here's how Twitter reacted to Giovanni Trapattoni staying on as Ireland boss

Trapattoni survives for now, and many of the Twitterati were far from impressed.

Poll: Have the FAI made the right decision in keeping Trap as manager? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have the FAI made the right decision in keeping Trap as manager?

It has been confirmed that Trapattoni will stay on as Ireland manager. What do you think of this development?

Update: FAI give Trapattoni vote of confidence

The Ireland manager has come under pressure since the team’s 6-1 loss to Germany at the weekend.

World Cup qualifiers: Robbie Keane still confident of booking ticket to Brazil

“Our aim now is to kick on and to beat the teams around us, Sweden and Austria. Our main objective is to finish second,” the skipper said.

AUDIO: Commentator loses his mind when Sweden score fourth goal against Germany

It was bad news for Ireland’s World Cup hopes though.

It's strange the FAI haven't publicly backed Trapattoni, says Brian Kerr

The former Ireland boss reckons the German game was the ‘end of the line’ for Trap.

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Letting slip a four-goal lead, Jogi? What’s the German for schadenfreude?

Open thread: After last night's win, should Giovanni Trapattoni be given more time?

Two out of three ain’t bad but is the Trap era over for Ireland?

# faroe-islands - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Liam Brady: We'll look ridiculous to the football world if we sack Trapattoni Heated This post contains videos

Liam Brady: We'll look ridiculous to the football world if we sack Trapattoni

The Italian’s former assistant in the Ireland footballing set-up launched a blistering defence of the embattled coach.

Three things we learned from Faroe Islands v Ireland

Goals from Marc Wilson, Jon Walters and Darren O’Dea handed the visitors a 4-1 win tonight.

Robbie Keane: I can't see Trapattoni going anywhere

“I think he was the manager after Friday’s game and after getting a great result tonight I can’t see him not being the manager to be honest with you.”

Trapattoni pleased with young players and confident Ireland are back on track

The Italian dismissed further speculation on his coaching future and proclaimed ‘a golden goal’ for Marc Wilson.

Faroes v Ireland: That one's for Trap, says James McCarthy

The Wigan midfielder was the stand-out performer as Ireland got the job done in Torshavn.

Player ratings: here's how we rated the Boys in Green

Read how we think the Irish players got on in Torshavn tonight.

As it happened: Faroe Islands v Ireland, World Cup qualifier

Ireland expected three points in Torshavn… could Trap deliver and save his job?

Infographic: here's how Trap's record compares with past Ireland managers'

The Boys in Green face the Faroe Islands with some reports suggesting the Italian will be sacked whatever the result in Torshavn.

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