# IreGer

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# Tartan army
Strachan coy over future after Scots' Euro flop
Strachan blamed bad luck for his country’s latest setback.
This Garda car blasted 'Put 'Em Under Pressure' for football fans in Limerick
That’s the sound of the police.
# bantz
Kilkenny hurler Paul Murphy had some craic at the Aviva last night!
The Danesfort dynamo was in top form.
# longy
#ThanksShaneLong is trending in Ireland this morning
Take the rest of the day, Longy.
# IreGer
'The Irish are under pressure' - Reus hopes hosts come out and play at Aviva
Marco Reus scored a brace against the Boys in Green on his last trip to Dublin.
# Poles Apart
Scotland are not scared of red-hot Lewandowski, insists Gordon Strachan
The Poland international has scored 10 goals in his last three games and could do Ireland a big favour in Glasgow.
# Comeback
'I spoke too openly, I learned a hard lesson' - Joey O'Brien
The West Ham full-back speaks about his time away from the Ireland squad.
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.
# On The Mend
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.
# hollywood story
Robbie Keane labelled 'unidentified fan' next to Beckham and Russell Brand at Lakers Game
Oh dear. That’s our record goalscorer, America.
# Optimism
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.
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.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Friday
Hang on in there… it’s almost the weekend.
# Awkward
Trapattoni decision: A look at John Delaney's text messages today* (*may not be real)
The manager’s going nowhere for now.
# Italian Job
Eamon Dunphy: Irish football bosses made a mistake on Trap decision
The FAI announced last night that the Italian manager had their backing.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Thursday
Trap avoids the sack, Punchestown to go ahead and the day of reckoning for Lance Armstrong.
# conjecture
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.
# Twittersphere
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.
# Have your say
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?
# 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.
# Stockholm Syndrome
AUDIO: Commentator loses his mind when Sweden score fourth goal against Germany
It was bad news for Ireland’s World Cup hopes though.
# Reaction
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.
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Wednesday
Letting slip a four-goal lead, Jogi? What’s the German for schadenfreude?
# Political Football
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?
# Brazil 2014
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.”
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.
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.
Faroes boss expecting Irish backlash
“I am sure we will have a very tough game tomorrow,” Lars Olsen added. Don’t patronise us, Faroe Islands.
# IreGer
Germany more unified than at Euro 2012, says Lahm
The trip to Dublin seems to have a galvanising effect for the Germans.
Eamon Dunphy: Trapattoni is 'taking us for a ride'
“The FAI have a big decision to make and if they don’t make the right decision — which is to pay him off and get a better manager — the consequences will be dire”
# Brazil 2014
Stephen Kelly persuaded to board Faroes flight after management bust-up - reports
The Fulham defender was ultimately persuaded to leave for Vagar ahead of tomorrow night’s game.
# conjecture
Opinion: It's Trap, and not the players, who is to blame for Ireland's problems
There was a sense of deja vu about recent criticisms leveled at Giovanni Trapattoni, writes Paul Fennessy.
# Ready to go
Germany's Reus aims to tame Swedes, Lahm says the Ireland match was 'fun'
Meanwhile, Germany team manager Oliver Bierhoff has admitted the Ireland game was easier than expected.
'Ah here, leave it out' - spoof video of Ireland-Germany game created
Irish football fans at last have a reason to be cheerful, thanks to this hilarious parody.
# Snap Happy
It's Sunday so here's 11 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
Here’s how the week developed.
# 6-1
'Our aim is not Germany, our aim is Sweden and Austria' declares Trapattoni
“Every player loses many, many games,” trumpeted the Irish manager.
# Criticism
'Trapattoni has to do the right thing and step away' - Cunningham
Meanwhile, Kevin Kilbane, who played under Trap, also believes he should resign.