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Friday 17 October, 2014

QUIZ: How big a FIFA fan are you?

The legendary football computer game is going 21 years old but how much do you remember?

The title could be won and four other reasons to watch the League of Ireland this weekend

It’s the penultimate round of Premier Division fixtures this evening.

Thursday 16 October, 2014

What’s the best way to get to Scotland for Ireland’s next Euro 2016 qualifier?

The Green Army are likely to travel to Glasgow in their droves next month but finding tickets has proven difficult for many.

Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Kenny Dalglish travels to Barcelona to present Suarez with European Golden Shoe

The Uruguayan striker was the top scorer in European football last season after scoring 31 times for Liverpool.

We’ll Leave It There So: Mayo pitch invader banned, celebrating John O’Shea and all today’s sport

We’ve also got Boris Johnson tackling a nine-year-old and Graeme McDowell begins World Match Play defence with a win.

Great news for fans of Football Weekly and Football Manager as Dublin events announced

If talking the beautiful game is your thing, step right this way.

‘Aldo is weak and Mendes is two foot nothing’ – McGregor eyes up next ‘victim’

Ireland’s top UFC fighter will travel to Brazil to check out two of his featherweight rivals at UFC 179.


‘It was a fairytale ending’ – O’Shea bags injury-time equaliser and 100th cap

The experienced defender struck in the 94th minute to earn Ireland a 1-1 draw.

Tuesday 14 October, 2014

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As it happened: Germany v Ireland, Euro 2016 qualifier

After two wins from two, Martin O’Neill faced his biggest challenge as Ireland boss this evening.

Keane, Whelan and Walters get the nod for German test

Ireland are away to the four-time World Cup winners tonight.

‘Dream come true’ for Grealish as Villa reward him with four-year deal

The Ireland U21 winger is over the moon after committing his future to his boyhood club.

‘Two wins and it’s ours’ – Dundalk’s title race with Cork to go down to the wire

Lilywhites defender Brian Gartland admits it was a ‘frustrating’ night after they dropped two points at home to Shamrock Rovers.


Bellarabi and Schurrle can cause Ireland problems on the wings, says Quinn

The Sky Sports pundit has been impressed by Germany’s wide men.

Quinn: My feeling is that Robbie and Wes might be sacrificed against Germans

The former Ireland striker says Shane Long and Glenn Whelan could be better suited for tonight’s qualifier.

Monday 13 October, 2014

Löw expecting ‘good fighters’ Ireland to play like Poland

Robbie Keane, Aiden McGeady and James McClean were all mentioned as danger men by the Germany manager.

‘We used to be the hunters, now we’re the prey’ – Germany boss Löw

Winning the World Cup means every country is out to beat them but Löw maintains he isn’t worried ahead of tomorrow’s qualifier against Ireland.

Sunday 12 October, 2014

‘Everyone’s in contention’ – Competition for places hots up as Ireland depart for Germany

It’s off to Gelsenkirchen for a clash with Joachim Löw’s team, who will be licking their wounds after last night’s defeat to Poland.

Saturday 11 October, 2014

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Gibraltar

Martin O’Neill’s men earned a 7-0 victory at the Aviva Stadium this evening.

Keane bags first half hat-trick as Ireland put seven past hapless Gibraltar

Ireland’s captain added three more goals to his international tally in the biggest win of the Martin O’Neill era.

Hoolahan, Gibson and Hendrick all named in Ireland team to face Gibraltar

The Boys in Green are in action in their second game of the current European Championships campaign this evening.

Hoolahan loving his football again after season to forget with Norwich

The Ireland schemer talks the season so far with the Canaries and his hopes for the latest set of Euro 2016 qualifiers.

Thursday 9 October, 2014

Keane wrote second book to defend himself against ‘a pack of lies’

That said, it’s not all about ‘falling out’ with people, according to the Ireland assistant boss.

‘I don’t think I’ve ever seen him have a bad training session never mind a bad game’

Robbie Brady believes club mate Stephen Quinn often doesn’t get the recognition he deserves.

Raheny United aiming to make history in Champions League last-32 tie

Raheny United aiming to make history in Champions League last-32 tie

We speak to head coach Casey McQuillan as the WNL champions face into a first leg with Bristol Academy at Richmond Park this evening.

Brady taking Ireland new boy Lenihan under his wing with club and country

The Hull City winger says he is ‘made up’ for his young team-mate.

Tuesday 7 October, 2014

How was Roy Keane’s new book leaked three days before its official release?

The story revolves around a Tesco in Burnage.

Keane chose Ireland over Celtic job as he didn’t feel ‘wanted enough’

Martin O’Neill’s assistant was offered the role at the Scottish Premier League club earlier this year.

Monday 6 October, 2014

Alf-Inge Haaland hits back at Roy Keane with Saddam Hussein comparison

You’ve got to admit, their beards are pretty similar.

Class video captures just what it means to be involved in a League of Ireland club

Kudos to Dundalk’s sponsors Fyffes for this effort.

Spectators miraculously avoid injury after dangerous rally crash

Incredibly, nobody was hurt at the Jolly Rally in Italy over the weekend.

Grealish pulls out of Ireland U21 squad to remain at Villa

The winger is set to miss Ireland’s upcoming friendly in order to train with his club.

Keane reveals head-butting Peter Schmeichel during pre-season tour

The then Manchester United stars woke up Bobby Charlton before Alex Ferguson stepped in to stop the fight back in 1998.

England still after Ireland winger Grealish, says U21 boss Southgate

Southgate has revealed they have been in contact with the highly-rated teenager’s family.

Sunday 5 October, 2014

Saints skipper O’Brien wants ‘another crack’ at Derry in FAI Cup final

St Patrick’s Athletic meet Finn Harps in this afternoon while Shamrock Rovers and Derry also face off in the other semi-final.

Saturday 4 October, 2014

Where can you watch Ireland’s UFC fighters this weekend?

Cathal Pendred, Paddy Holohan and Gunnar Nelson are all in action tonight.

‘If your dreams don’t scare you, you’re not dreaming big enough’ – UFC fighter Paddy Holohan

The Dublin flyweight is in Canada as he steps into the Octagon for a second time later tonight.

Friday 3 October, 2014

Dana White hints at McGregor title shot, clears up Sanchez talk

The UFC president sounds open to a match-up between the Irish featherweight and champion Jose Aldo.

Two more young Gaelic footballers are on their way to the AFL

Paddy Brophy and Conor McKenna are heading Down Under.

6,000 take part in the first ever Irish Tough Mudder this weekend

Here’s what to expect from the 12-mile adventure run, which visits Naas on Saturday and Sunday.