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#Ireland England 07

# ireland-england-07 - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Rugby in Croke Park and the birth of a book on Bloody Sunday
# The Bloodied Field
# The Bloodied Field

Rugby in Croke Park and the birth of a book on Bloody Sunday

Feb 25th 2017, 6:10 AM 2,104 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland-England rugby game sparked an idea for an account of the fateful day in 1920.

# ireland-england-07 - Friday 24 February, 2017

'I've heard it said by a few English players that some of them felt uneasy before kick-off'
# 10 Years On
# 10 Years On

'I've heard it said by a few English players that some of them felt uneasy before kick-off'

Feb 24th 2017, 9:00 PM 15,076 Views 11 Comments

Denis Leamy on ‘getting into the guts’ of Jonny Wilkinson and a ‘perfect day’ in 2007.

'In the changing room you see the guys' eyes welling up - sometimes it's the unspoken stuff'
# 10 Years On
# 10 Years On

'In the changing room you see the guys' eyes welling up - sometimes it's the unspoken stuff'

Feb 24th 2017, 10:47 AM 6,655 Views 3 Comments

Isaac Boss has special memories of facing England at Croke Park in 2007.

# ireland-england-07 - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'We had to win, and it brought horrendous pressure': Eddie O'Sullivan's memories of Croke Park 07
# 10 Years On
# 10 Years On

'We had to win, and it brought horrendous pressure': Eddie O'Sullivan's memories of Croke Park 07

Feb 23rd 2017, 9:00 PM 8,559 Views 3 Comments

Ten years on from England’s visit to Croke Park, the former Ireland head coach sits down with Murray Kinsella to relive the historic game.

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's Croke Park win over England 10 years ago?
# Throwback Thursday
# Throwback Thursday

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's Croke Park win over England 10 years ago?

Feb 23rd 2017, 5:00 PM 22,791 Views 34 Comments

Cast your mind back to that historic day in 2007, the day Ireland hosted England at Croke Park.

‘It was sport and politics colliding’ – Behind the camera lens on that historic day in Croke Park
# Remember When
# Remember When

‘It was sport and politics colliding’ – Behind the camera lens on that historic day in Croke Park

Feb 23rd 2017, 12:00 PM 3,773 Views 2 Comments

Inpho photographer Morgan Treacy chats to The42 about the momentous Ireland-England 2007 clash.

# ireland-england-07 - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Analysis: Shaggy's classic try the symbol of Ireland's great day at Croker
# Memories
# Memories

Analysis: Shaggy's classic try the symbol of Ireland's great day at Croker

Feb 22nd 2017, 12:00 PM 13,089 Views 14 Comments

We dig into the archive footage to rediscover a stunning performance from Eddie O’Sullivan’s side.

# ireland-england-07 - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match
# Anthem
# Anthem

The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match

Feb 21st 2017, 9:30 PM 19,891 Views 20 Comments

Many people in Ireland worried about how the Croke Park crowd would react to ‘God Save The Queen.’

# ireland-england-07 - Monday 20 February, 2017

'It was a spectacular day for the GAA, for sport in this country and for Ireland in general'
# Rugby In Croker
# Rugby In Croker

'It was a spectacular day for the GAA, for sport in this country and for Ireland in general'

Feb 20th 2017, 9:30 PM 20,560 Views 2 Comments

Then GAA President Nickey Brennan looks back at a seminal day for Irish sport.

# ireland-england-07 - Sunday 19 February, 2017

'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete'
# 10 Years On
# 10 Years On

'The game in Croke Park made normal Ireland-England Tests look like a garden fete'

Feb 19th 2017, 9:00 AM 33,977 Views 34 Comments

Ten years on from England’s historic visit to GAA HQ, BBC presenter John Inverdale and Rob Kitson of the Guardian share their memories.