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# Packie Bonner

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# Youth development
'We cannot be reliant on what happens over in England. We have to put a structure in place here'
Packie Bonner has returned to the FAI board, and spoke about the importance of Irish football meeting the challenge of Brexit.
# Packie is back
'My impression of him is absolutely that he is a man of significant integrity'
11 years after being made redundant, Packie Bonner has made a return to the FAI.
# safe pair of hands
Ireland legend Packie Bonner to make FAI return after 11 years
The Donegal native will be one of six independent directors ratified at Sunday’s EGM.
# Jack Charlton
Ireland's five greatest days under Jack Charlton
From Genoa to Giants Stadium, we look back on five days when Jackie’s Army shook up the world.
# About last night
Dundalk on the double as league-winning boss lands top prize at prestigious LOI awards
‘I’ve been coming here a long time, usually carrying the trophy to the back of Stephen’s (Kenny) car,’ Vinny Perth said at the SWAI awards.
# road to russia
'He hasn't let us down' - Ex-Ireland keeper backs Randolph to keep hold of number one jersey
Packie Bonner believes Martin O’Neill will stick with the West Ham goalkeeper for next month’s qualifier against Austria.
# don't ignore the red
'Us men don't talk about things, we think 'Ah, it'll go away''
Packie Bonner wants more people to recognise the symptoms of bladder cancer.
# 50TH ANNIVERSARY
The Lisbon Lions set the benchmark for Celtic. It was a bit like Ireland after Italia '90 - Packie Bonner
The former Ireland goalkeeper talks about being spotted by Jock Stein’s assistant and his career with the Hoops.
# totes emosh
17 things that will make only Irish people emotional
*sniffles*
# long read
'I needed a psychologist' - Packie Bonner on coping with anxiety ahead of the 94 World Cup
The legendary goalkeeper also chats to The42 about his distinguished career and his troubled relationship with Roy Keane.
# looking ahead
Packie Bonner on the Irish goalkeeping situation, Keane v Long and beating Germany
The legendary goalkeeper gives his thoughts on the Boys in Green’s vital upcoming games.
# Looking Back
Eamon Dunphy's kiss and 4 other things we learned from Packie Bonner's new book
Also, the legendary Irish goalkeeper gives his thoughts on the notorious Saipan incident and the 1994 World Cup, among other topics.
# Vote of Confidence
'I would give Martin O'Neill another 2 years in the job because he knows what he has to do'
Packie Bonner is in no doubt that the former Celtic boss is the right man for the job.
# Wise Words
'There's no point in James McCarthy going to Manchester City to sit around on the bench'
Packie Bonner says the Irish midfielder needs to consider his options carefully.
# italia 90 week
Chasing a ghost: The search for Daniel Timofte
Known to so many Irish because of his missed penalty at Italia ’90, the Romanian is an elusive figure.
# italia 90 week
Analysis: Bonner's bomb puts Sheedy in position for sublime equaliser against England
Here are the 10 crucial stages to one of the most important goals in Irish football history.
# italia 90 week
Who would play Dunphy, Charlton and Maradona in an Italia 90 movie?
Danny DeVito, Joe Pesci and Ryan Gosling all feature.
# Interview
'It's still one of the greatest moments in my life, and I think, in most Irish people's lives'
Got any Italia 90 memories? RTÉ’s Aidan Power needs your help.
# Number Ones
'Barcelona-bound Bravo is my pick of World Cup keepers,' says Bonner
A man who knows all about being a hero on the world stage gives his thoughts on the stopper’s who have impressed in Brazil.
# italia '90
23 years ago today, a nation held its breath and David O'Leary held his nerve
We have nine questions to test just how well you remember the famous penalty shoot-out at Italia 90.
# dutch luck
It’s the 25th anniversary of Wim Kieft’s bizarre goal against Ireland
We caught up with a famous Dutch supporter who was at the Euro ’88 match in Gelsenkirchen.
# Tir Conaill
22 signs that you're a Donegal sports fan
Winning matches with Jimmy, saving penalties like Packie and scoring goals like Murphy.
# Reaction
Celtic's Barca victory up there with the Lisbon Lions - Bonner
The former Ireland goalkeeper also insisted the win “wasn’t a fluke”.
# 6-1
Bonner backs Westwood to move on from German horror
“He will not want to go through that again, for sure, but you have to go through those some times to know what it’s all about.”
# Champions League
Bonner urges Hoops to use long ball tactics at the Nou Camp
The ex-Celtic stopper believes the Scottish champions could have some joy against Barcelona’s depleted backline.
# COYBIG
'Sacking Trapattoni wouldn't have been logical,' says Bonner
The former Ireland goalkeeper thinks the Ireland boss deserves a chance to turn things around.
# Movember
Bonner, Houghton and Cascarino all join the Movember cause
The Irish soccer legends are just some of the sports personalities preparing to take on the Magnum PI look.
# Ooops
WATCH: Pepe Reina has a Packie Bonner moment against Hearts
The Spaniard won’t have slept too well after this howler let Hearts back into last night’s Europa League tie at Anfield.
# Best Laid Plans
Brady: 'The culture of football in this country is wrong'
Irish football needs to rethink its approach if it wants to produce good young players, argues Liam Brady.
# Click
The Snapper: When Danny Boy was the Irish national anthem at the Rugby World Cup
Photographer Billy Stickland has followed the brightest and best in the world of sport for the past four decades and has some great stories to tell.
# Euro 2012
13 days to Euro 2012: Ireland denied a clear penalty in Russia draw
Tony Galvin was “decapitated by the goalkeeper” but the Irish were not awarded a penalty that may have taken them to the semi-finals.
# Penalties
Scrapping the shoot-out: Could images like this soon be a thing of the past?
The FIFA president has tasked Franz Beckenbauer to come up with an alternative way to settle tied matches. Bring on the crossbar challenge.
# Countdown
26 Days to Euro 2012: How did John Aldridge miss this?
Most of us can remember that Paul McGrath hit the post with a header but can you recall Aldo’s fresh air follow-up?
# Nostalgia
Euro ’88 relived: Ireland legends Bonner and Sheedy reel in the years
The pair also give their thoughts on the importance of getting a favourable result in the first game.
# Retrospective
The Horror! 13 of the worst sports kits of all-time
Seve Ballesteros had style by the bucketload. Roger Federer has it by the bandana-full. These people… just don’t have it.