# Republic of Ireland Soccer

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# miller time
Demand for Liam Miller tribute match causes ticketing website to crash
The game will take place in Páirc Uí Chaoimh on September 25.
# rule 44
Explainer: Can the Liam Miller tribute match be allowed take place at Páirc Uí Chaoimh?
A technicality in the GAA Rule Book could see the game played at the 45,000-seater stadium.
# Páirc Uí Chaoimh
Pressure mounts on GAA after Liam Miller tribute match sells out within minutes
The move may fall foul of a 2016 ruling by the European Commission over a €30m grant from the Government for the stadium’s redevelopment.
# France 2016
RTÉ secure TV rights for biggest soccer event in 2016
Euro 2016 will be live on RTÉ next summer.
# Overrated or Underrated?
Opinion: Shane Long needs to sharpen his finishing to justify price tag
The Tipperary man joined Southampton today.
# New Team
Anthony Pilkington is on the way out of Norwich
The midfielder is joining Cardiff City according to reports
# World Cup 2014
Mid-term report: a game-by-game look at Trap's performance so far on the road to Brazil
It hasn’t *all* been bad, you know.
# On the Move
Sean St Ledger joins Millwall on emergency loan
Suppose that’s one way to get to an FA Cup semi-final…
# Ireland v Austria
Austrian player's knee comes off second best after James McCarthy's crunching tackle
No surprise that Zlatko Junuzovic was substituted shortly after this happened on Tuesday night.
# Ireland v Austria
We must believe: Trapattoni sends out rallying call to deflated Ireland
“We can’t think that we’re finished in qualification,” Giovanni Trapattoni said as Ireland recover from last night’s disappointing draw against Austria.
# Ireland v Austria
Trap rues lack of experience on another night of hard-luck stories
Giovanni Trapattoni was left to ponder what might have been after Ireland’s 2-2 draw against Austria in Dublin last night.
Republic of Ireland v Austria, World Cup qualifier
Here’s how it all unfolded in a World Cup qualifier that neither country could afford to lose.
# Ireland v Austria
Trap gambles on make-or-break night for Ireland's World Cup hopes
Austria are the visitors tonight for a game which Ireland need to win and which Giovanni Trapattoni simply cannot afford to lose.
# Ireland v Austria
Austrian goal machine Philipp Hosiner our greatest threat, warns Trapattoni
The young striker has scored 27 goals in 26 games for his club this season. Nothing to worry about, right?
Ireland v Austria: Trapattoni bets the house on Sammon
Conor Sammon makes his first competitive start against Austria tomorrow night, joining Shane Long in the Irish attack.
# Ireland v Austria
Coleman targets home improvement to keep Ireland's challenge on track
As he prepares to win his 11th Irish cap against Austria tomorrow, Seamus Coleman says he’s taking nothing for granted.
# Ireland v Austria
O'Shea: The job is only half done -- we must win on Tuesday night
Friday’s point in Sweden won’t be worth much unless Ireland can follow up by beating Austria, John O’Shea says.
# Ireland v Austria
Update: Calf injury to Keane prompts Kevin Doyle recall
Glenn Whelan, who missed Friday’s draw against Sweden, has been passed fit for the World Cup qualifier against Austria.
Lost in translation! My Brady comments were misunderstood by media, says Trap
Trapattoni’s decision to leave out Robbie Brady against Sweden was purely a consequence of Whelan injury.
# Robbie
11 objects that belong in the Robbie Keane museum (if anyone ever builds it)
If Leo Messi can have his own museum, why can’t Tallaght’s finest?
# Tackling 101
Somebody needs to sit Paul Green down and make him watch this over and over again
It might not be the prettiest way of keeping Zlatan quiet, but we guarantee you it’ll be effective.
# Sweden v Ireland
Ireland on guard as Ibrahimovic threatens to have another big say in Trap's career
“It’s difficult to think of a single individual that has completely dominated the context of an Irish fixture since Roy Keane.”
# Double Booked
Robbie Keane to miss White House ‘family reunion’ with Obama
Bad timing, bro.
# Sweden v Ireland
Trap places trust in Clark, Green as he names starting 11 to face Sweden
No place for St Ledger or McCarthy as Republic of Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni sets out his battle plan.
# Sweden v Ireland
Close the roof! Sweden boss Hamren doesn't want to wear long-stockings tomorrow
Sweden manager Erik Hamren is “full of respect” for Ireland ahead of tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier in Stockholm.
# Sweden v Ireland
Ciaran Clark ready to fill boots of absent friend Richard Dunne at heart of Irish defence
The Aston Villa man will likely partner John O’Shea tomorrow.
# Sweden v Ireland
Birthday kisses and Pope chats as St Ledger tries to seal place in Trap’s Sweden side
After five months on the sidelines, Sean St Ledger insists he’s fit to face Sweden — but will he make the starting XI?
Walters ready to be Trap's wingman if asked
Keep your mind out of the gutter, kids. We’re talking about football here.
# Sweden v Ireland
Transcript: Marco Tardelli defends decision to drop Kevin Doyle by text
“I think Kevin Doyle knows that the boss loves him,” Tardelli said as he fielded questions about the striker’s absence from the Ireland squad.
# Sweden v Ireland
Paul Green was wearing a bib again at training -- and you know what that (probably) means
Ireland fly out for Sweden this afternoon as manager Giovanni Trapattoni’s plans begin to take shape.
# This Charming Fan
Robbie: I've been related to Morrissey for 32 years and nobody ever told me
How did this not come up at any of the Keane family dinners over the years?
# Sweden v Ireland
Paul Green: Ireland's fans are entitled to their opinions on me
Leeds United midfielder Paul Green is pushing for a place in Ireland’s starting XI to face Sweden on Friday.
# Sweden v Ireland
The forecast says -10°C, but Forde won't be caught cold in sub-zero Sweden
Better pack a few pairs of longjohns, Fordey. It’s going to be cold in Stockholm on Friday night.
# Sweden v Ireland
Stephen Kelly row is water under the bridge, says Trap
“I have no prejudice against anybody,” Giovanni Trapattoni insisted as Kelly returned to training with Ireland this afternoon.
# Road to Rio 2014
Trapattoni won't wing it with Wes in Sweden
Ireland had their first training session in Malahide this afternoon ahead of the World Cup double-bill against Sweden and Austria.
Doyle left on standby list as Trap cuts squad for Sweden and Austria
There’s no place for Doyle in the 23-man squad, but Derby County striker Conor Sammon makes the cut for the World Cup qualifiers.
# Boys in Green
Brady: I've no interest in becoming Ireland manager
Liam Brady is set to leave his Arsenal post next summer but he insists that a return to senior management is his plans for the future.
# retro
Remember Sensible Soccer? Here’s how some of Ireland’s most famous goals would look
Add one part football geekdom and one part happy memories, and this is what you get.
Marc Wilson makes his Premier League return for Stoke
Wilson is back in first-team action, nearly four months after breaking his fibula last October.
# comeback trail
Good news, Trap! Marc Wilson expected to play in Stoke friendly today
Stoke host Burnley in a behind-closed-doors friendly this afternoon.