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# slovakia - Monday 6 April, 2020

From Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective Debate

Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective

Some European countries have ordered people to wear masks outside.

# slovakia - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia facing further delay

If the game is not played before the end of July, it may lead to complications with the McCarthy/Kenny succession plan.

# slovakia - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Injury setback leaves Stevens doubtful for Ireland's play-off against Slovakia

The Sheffield United left-back has suffered a recurrence of a calf injury, according to his club’s manager.

# slovakia - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Slovakia dealt major injury blow as Dubravka is ruled out of Ireland play-off

A knee injury has rendered the Newcastle United goalkeeper unavailable for the game on 26 March.

# slovakia - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Ireland fans' group urges members to follow official advice regarding travel to Slovakia

You Boys in Green says only official recommendations should be adhered to after the Slovak FA announced that the fixture in Bratislava would be played behind closed doors.

# slovakia - Monday 9 March, 2020

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off still scheduled to go ahead amid coronavirus concerns

Doubts over the game continue to grow, however, as the Slovak government have announced a 14-day ban on all sporting events.

McCarthy talks up Byrne's prospects of featuring in Slovakia play-off

The Ireland manager also expects to have both James McClean and Enda Stevens available.

# slovakia - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

McCarthy plays down injury fears around Enda Stevens ahead of Slovakia play-off

The Irish boss also praised James McCarthy and Shane Long, as the veteran duo seek to force their way back into international contention.

# slovakia - Thursday 21 November, 2019

No late moving of goalposts as Uefa confirm Slovakia as Ireland's play-off opponents

It was thought that the governing body might change their own rules to make it easier for Ireland to qualify for Euro 2020 as co-hosts, but that hasn’t happened.

# slovakia - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Ireland set for Euros play-off with Slovakia as Wales seal qualification

Aaron Ramsey’s double led Giggs’ men past Hungary tonight and determined Ireland’s opponents next March.

# slovakia - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Dundalk licking their wounds after Champions League exit but ready for Bratislava challenge

Vinny Perth’s men face Slovan Bratislava in the first leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie.

# slovakia - Sunday 31 March, 2019

From Slovakia elects its first female president Zuzana Caputova

Slovakia elects its first female president

Environmental lawyer Caputova got 58.40% of the ballot.

# slovakia - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Ryan Giggs steers Wales to winning start in Euro 2020 qualifiers

Daniel James scored after five minutes to give the Welsh a home victory over Slovakia this afternoon.

# slovakia - Thursday 18 October, 2018

'I'm just over the moon - all the hard work is paying off': Bronze medal for Cork's Sean McCarthy at Youth Olympics

The teenager came up short in the Men’s Kumite semi-finals but certainly made his mark on the tournament.

# slovakia - Thursday 6 September, 2018

DBU reaches agreement with Denmark players to face Wales

A row over sponsorship and commercial rights has been temporarily resolved.

Stand-in manager blown away by Denmark's amateur 'heroes' in Slovakia defeat

A Denmark team made up of lower-league and futsal players held their own for large spells against Slovakia.

# slovakia - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Denmark's team of amateurs and futsal players battle gamely but are beaten by Slovakia

They replaced protesting big names for the international friendly.

# slovakia - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Ex-Arsenal midfielder named temporary Denmark boss as futsal players set to line out

John Jensen has been put in charge of the crisis-hit nation ahead of tomorrow’s meeting with Slovakia.

# slovakia - Friday 6 April, 2018

Super sub Barrett Ireland's hero as World Cup qualification dream lives on

Her 87th-minute winner proved decisive at Tallaght Stadium.

'Leading my country out in my hometown of Tallaght will be a really proud moment'

Ireland captain Katie McCabe will live her childhood dream this evening.

# slovakia - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

'All we've spoken about is Slovakia' - Focus on Friday first as Ireland ride the crest of a wave

Denise O’Sullivan is relishing the challenge of back-to-back World Cup qualifiers in Tallaght.

# slovakia - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'We've shown that we can compete, now it's a question of going the whole distance'

Ireland’s focus is on Slovakia first as they prepare for two massive World Cup qualifiers in Tallaght.

# slovakia - Thursday 15 March, 2018

From Slovakia's prime minister resigns over handling of journalist's murder Slovakia

Slovakia's prime minister resigns over handling of journalist's murder

Deputy Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini has been asked to form a new government.

# slovakia - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

From Slovakian Prime Minister offers to resign over handling of journalist's murder Mafia Links

Slovakian Prime Minister offers to resign over handling of journalist's murder

Robert Fico wants to avoid a snap election.

# slovakia - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

From Slovakian journalist who investigated high-profile tax fraud shot dead Assassination

Slovakian journalist who investigated high-profile tax fraud shot dead

The man’s fiancee was also shot.

# slovakia - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Two first-half goals make it two from two for Ireland as they target 2019 World Cup

Katie McCabe and Denise O’Sullivan got the goals as Ireland beat Slovakia 2-0.

# slovakia - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Huge result for Ireland as last-gasp Skrtel own goal gives Scotland narrow victory

A tense and dramatic contest at Hampden saw Scotland keeping their World Cup hopes alive.

# slovakia - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Dele Alli insists middle finger gesture was a joke but could still face punishment

England’s Dele Alli has claimed that the gesture was not aimed at the referee.

# slovakia - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Young guns reserved for U19s as Colin Bell calls on experience to face Slovakia

The Ireland WNT look to build on their impressive start under new management at Tallaght Stadium next month.

# slovakia - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Scotland suffer comprehensive defeat to Slovakia, San Marino score first away goal in 15 years

There were nine 2018 World Cup qualifiers across Europe tonight.

# slovakia - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Shilton calls for Rooney to retire from international football as he closes in on his record

The former England goalkeeper won 125 caps but the Manchester United star is now just nine appearances behind him.

# slovakia - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

'I'll be proud to break Beckham's record' - says Rooney after confirming England retirement date

The Manchester United attacker confirmed that he will finish his international career after the 2018 World Cup.

# slovakia - Saturday 20 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Tipp lad went on a romantic Tinder date with a difference while on his holidays Love Is In The Air

This Tipp lad went on a romantic Tinder date with a difference while on his holidays

It’s like something out of a film. *swoons*

# slovakia - Sunday 26 June, 2016

# slovakia - Monday 20 June, 2016

As it happened: Slovakia v England, Russia v Wales - Euro 2016

It was crunch time in Group B with England and Wales both needing points to guarantee a place in the knockout stage.

# slovakia - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Vardy: Arsenal links will not distract me on England duty

Arsenal’s interest is of no concern to the Leicester City striker while he represents England at Euro 2016.

# slovakia - Saturday 4 June, 2016

Northern Ireland round off Euro 2016 preparations by extending undefeated run to 12 games

Michael O’Neill’s side played out a draw with Slovakia.

# slovakia - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Long and McClean strike from the spot as Ireland put in positive performance against Slovakia

Martin O’Neill’s side drew 2-2 at Lansdowne Road this evening.

As it happened: Ireland v Slovakia, international friendly

Ireland took on Slovakia, as a number of players sought to stake a late claim for a Euros spot.

# slovakia - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Ireland to face Slovakia in Euro 2016 warm-up friendly

Season ticket holders will get in free as the Boys in Green host Slovakia four days after taking on Switzerland.

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