Access exclusive podcasts, interviews and analysis with a monthly or annual membership

Become A Member
Dublin: 5°C Wednesday 2 December 2020


# opportunity - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Ryan Baird's comeback continues as Leinster hand him Cardiff start

Leo Cullen has kept faith in the backline that impressed against Edinburgh last Monday

# opportunity - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

'Pressure is a privilege' - Giovagnoli admits Dundalk's Euro play-off is the biggest moment of his career

The Lilywhites face KI of the Faroe Islands tomorrow night for a place in the Europa League group stages.

# opportunity - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Rob Howley handed chance to rebuild coaching career with Canada

It is his first role since serving a ban for betting on rugby matches.

# opportunity - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Kilkenny native Áine Power lands major role at European football's governing body

She has been drafted onto the disciplinary board and will have a direct say in punitive measures taken against clubs who break Uefa rules.

# opportunity - Thursday 21 May, 2020

'There's potentially an embarrassment of riches for Munster in that position'

Ben Healy, Jack Crowley, and Jake Flannery will all be hoping for senior team action next season.

# opportunity - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Rory Best says virus can lead to global rugby alignment

The former Ireland captain is convinced that switching the seasons would boost northern hemisphere nations’ chances of winning the World Cup.

# opportunity - Sunday 5 April, 2020

4 possible candidates for the newly-vacant Irish U21s job

Stephen Kenny has taken the step up to senior level earlier than advertised.

# opportunity - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Andrew Conway -‘I want to have the best game of my life against Scotland’

The Ireland winger finally gets his first Six Nations start today, three years after making his international debut.

# opportunity - Friday 31 January, 2020

Bohemians bring in 'very talented' winger Thompson from Wolves

The 18-year-old St Joseph’s Boys product will stay with the League of Ireland club until July.

# opportunity - Saturday 11 January, 2020

In-form Idah handed full Premier League debut against Manchester United

The striker starts for Norwich in the absence of injured pair Teemu Pukki and Josip Drmic.

# opportunity - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

McCarthy hoping Brady can rediscover some form in time for crucial Denmark game

The Ireland boss is optimistic that Robbie Brady can bring some creativity to his team ahead of November’s crunch Euro 2020 qualifier.

# opportunity - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Broadhurst replaces reigning queen Harrington in Irish squad for World Championships

The Dundalk southpaw aims to challenge the Dubliner for Olympic qualification.

# opportunity - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Schmidt's Ireland can go top of world rankings with big win in Cardiff

Despite being hammered by England last time out, Ireland can secure top spot.

# opportunity - Thursday 22 August, 2019

Byrne starts at 10 as Schmidt recalls Ireland's big guns for England

The Leinster man will get his first Test start at Twickenham on Saturday.

# opportunity - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Hyland Jr to challenge European champion in Milan

He will face Francesco Patera who inflicted a first career defeat upon Lewis Ritson, Hyland’s sole conqueror.

# opportunity - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Can Tottenham exploit Pep Guardiola's one recurring weakness?

Manchester City visit Spurs’ new stadium tonight in the first leg of the sides’ Champions League quarter-final.

# opportunity - Friday 1 March, 2019

Dundalk's visit to Tallaght offers Rovers chance to stake claim as main challengers

The champions look for a first away win of the season tonight.

# opportunity - Thursday 14 February, 2019

From After roving on Mars for 15 years and sending back 217,594 images, Opportunity is now dead Mission Complete

After roving on Mars for 15 years and sending back 217,594 images, Opportunity is now dead

The rover has been out of contact since a dust storm on the Red Planet.

# opportunity - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Former Man United starlet aiming to rebuild his career in Sweden

Ravel Morrison has struggled to settle anywhere since leaving Old Trafford.

# opportunity - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Young Irish midfielder leaves Aston Villa for League Two loan switch

Cavan native Jake Doyle-Hayes will spend the rest of the season with Cambridge United.

# opportunity - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Byrne primed for Leinster's 10 shirt with Sexton set to miss out

Stuart Lancaster has backed Byrne to step up against Toulouse this weekend.

# opportunity - Thursday 18 October, 2018

McCarthy's inter-provincial move from Leinster to Munster makes sense

The 23-year-old will shift to Limerick next season on a two-year contract.

# opportunity - Monday 10 September, 2018

Assassin Boxing to join forces with U.S. promoters in significant move for pro boxing in Ireland

The Irish-based outfit, who manage over 20 Irish fighters, have teamed up with Ken Casey’s well-connected Murphys Boxing.

# opportunity - Friday 13 July, 2018

Jackman adds Leinster underage kicking coach to Dragons backroom team

Alan Kingsley was also the attack coach at St Mary’s College and head coach of Navan RFC.

# opportunity - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Pep hands full Man City debut to hot prospect Foden

The 17-year-old academy graduate has long been tipped to break into Man City’s first team.

# opportunity - Friday 13 October, 2017

Women's AFL club confirms interest in Mayo star Cora Staunton

The four-time All-Ireland winner has been linked with the Greater Western Sydney Giants.

# opportunity - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Katie Taylor beaten to the punch as top US Olympic star handed historic opportunity

Rio gold medallist Claressa Shields will become the first woman to headline a premium cable card.

# opportunity - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Irish defender Eoghan O'Connell to leave Celtic on loan

Despite a promising start under Brendan Rogers, O’Connell hasn’t seen much first-team action recently.

# opportunity - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Farrell impressed by Ringrose and Carbery's comfort in Ireland set-up

The 21-year-old Leinster duo are set to make their Test debuts against the All Blacks.

# opportunity - Monday 1 August, 2016

Manchester United hand a trial to 20-year-old winger Liandro Martis

The youngster has been invited to spend time with Jose Mourinho’s side after impressing at Oldham.

# opportunity - Thursday 23 June, 2016

'You might have young players suddenly see an opportunity to become an Olympian'

Anthony Eddy and his Ireland squad have a huge opportunity this weekend in UCD.

# opportunity - Friday 10 June, 2016

Schmidt feels 'a little bit of a fear' ahead of daunting Springboks task

The Ireland head coach understands that the odds are against his team in Cape Town.

# opportunity - Thursday 2 June, 2016

After a year with Western Force, Boomer called in as injury replacement for Ireland U20s

The Ballymena man’s gain is due to an ankle injury suffered by UCD’s Will Connors.

# opportunity - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Troy Deeney eyes Euro 2016 spot with Northern Ireland

The Englishman has revealed he would consider representing his great grandfather’s nation

# opportunity - Monday 14 December, 2015

From Looking for a job in Galway or Westmeath? You may be in luck... Jobswatch

Looking for a job in Galway or Westmeath? You may be in luck...

The jobs are being created by Irish courier company DPD and a German medical devices company.

# opportunity - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh will be taking the helm of the TV3 Toy Show this year The Competition

Former Rose of Tralee Maria Walsh will be taking the helm of the TV3 Toy Show this year

She will be accompanied by TV3 regular Brian Ormond.

# opportunity - Friday 7 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge 21 Irish people who saw the perfect opportunity and nailed it Perfect Moment

21 Irish people who saw the perfect opportunity and nailed it

We are a nation of opportunists.

# opportunity - Sunday 19 July, 2015

From Believe it or not, North Korea is holding an election today Anyone's Guess

Believe it or not, North Korea is holding an election today

Bookmakers aren’t taking bets on the outcome.

# opportunity - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

A former Derry City player has been named as Oldham's new manager

The ex-Sunderland coach has agreed a two-year deal with the club.

# opportunity - Friday 16 January, 2015

From Dublin councillor calls for review of €500 fire call-out charge Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin councillor calls for review of €500 fire call-out charge

This comes on the third anniversary of the introduction of the charges.

1 2