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#Aviva Stadium

# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Murphy thought his Ireland days were over during six-year exile

The Ipswich Town striker is over-the-moon after making his return to the squad and hopes to be involved tomorrow night.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 3 March, 2014

Ireland remain optimistic that Jonny Sexton will be available for Italy

Meanwhile, there have been updates on the injury problems for Peter O’Mahony, Luke Marshall and a host of others.

# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Beating Italy at Aviva can set up title decider with France – Alison Miller

The Irish winger believes her team are still well placed to defend their Six Nations title.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Ireland loss the most disappointing of my Wales tenure, admits Gatland

The New Zealander had few complaints after his team were out-gunned at Lansdowne Road.

Schmidt targets England at Twickenham as Triple Crown looms large

The Ireland coach is delighted that his team finished off winning positions in their first two Six Nations games.

Ireland break down every part of Welsh game to bring Triple Crown into view

Paddy Jackson and Chris Henry provided the tries as Ireland’s defence kept Wales to a single opportunity.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 7 February, 2014

Ireland to take on Turkey in Dublin

The FAI has announced news that Martin O’Neill’s side will play a friendly at Lansdowne Road on 25 May.

# aviva-stadium - Sunday 2 February, 2014

5 things we learned from Ireland’s victory over Scotland

Joe Schmidt’s men ran in three tries as they overcame the dogged Scots in Dublin.

VIDEO: Andrew Trimble ends 40 minutes of fierce Scottish resistance

The Ulster winger finished off a fine, sweeping move in first half injury time.

‘As I get older it gets easier’: Toner in prime condition for Scottish friction

The second row is high on confidence these days and will aim to stop Scotland at source today.

# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

‘A bloody hard thing to do’ – O’Driscoll on Ireland’s Grand Slam hopes

The backline talisman insists his team have respect for Scotland but are ‘totally capable of beating them’.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 23 December, 2013

Briggs: ‘We’ve been able to put women’s rugby on the map’

The Ireland fullback reflects on a stunning year and looks forward to more exciting challenges.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 20 December, 2013

Irish women’s rugby team to play at the Aviva Stadium

It will be the first time a women’s 6 Nations game has been staged at the venue.

# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

UPDATE: Leinster fan abroad wins trip home for Northampton showdown

John Smith will be counting down the days to the big Heineken Cup game on 14 December.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 25 November, 2013

5 telling stats from an unbelievable clash with the All Blacks

Heaslip’s Trojan effort, O’Connell’s awesomeness and the All Blacks efficiency in exploiting gaps.

# aviva-stadium - Sunday 24 November, 2013

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Luke Romano not concerned about facing Paul O’Connell

On his return to fitness, the Canterbury lock is fully focused on his own game.

# aviva-stadium - Thursday 21 November, 2013

I’m not stepping into Dan Carter’s shoes, I wear my own — Aaron Cruden

With half of his 28 All Black caps coming from the start, the Chiefs number 10 won’t be considered a back up option any more.

# aviva-stadium - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Kieran Read maintaining his pokerface on cusp of clean sweep

The world’s best number eight is one game away from making history, but his feet are firmly on the ground.

6 uniquely Irish ways to face the haka this Sunday

Please note: try these and the All Blacks will rip your head off.

# aviva-stadium - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Ireland must play angry against All Blacks — O’Driscoll

The centre admitted that the performance against Australia was simply unacceptable.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 18 November, 2013

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Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition

Harte was found unconscious in the early hours of Saturday morning after sustaining serious injuries in what is now believed to have been an accidental fall.

# aviva-stadium - Sunday 17 November, 2013

‘We undid ourselves’ laments Schmidt as best laid plans torn asunder

‘You want to see a progression week to week, but that wasn’t evident on the field.’

Irish defensive problems easily rectified, says captain O’Connell

The skipper bemoaned the defence of the maul, vulnerability out wide and a lack of intensity.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 16 November, 2013

McKenzie: We had our homework done on Ireland

The Wallabies coach saw us coming.

As it happened: Ireland v Australia, November Tests

We went minute-by-minute on Lansdowne Road as Joe Schmidt tried to win his second game in charge.

# aviva-stadium - Friday 15 November, 2013

Banner of the night: North men, south men, comrades all…

We’re on the one road… to Euro 2016 hopefully.

As it happened: Ireland v Latvia, International friendly

Could Ireland’s new management dream team get off to a winning start? We had minute-by-minute updates from the Aviva Stadium.

‘Intensity is Joe’s middle name’ says Cronin ahead of Wallabies clash

The Leinster hooker expects to make an appearance against Australia tomorrow.

Ireland v Australia: 3 key battles to make November a success for Schmidt

Youth, experience and returning number 10s. This game better start soon.

‘We won’t be treating these games as friendlies’ – O’Neill ready for international debut

The Ireland manager is all set for the honeymoon period to end and the football to begin. First up is Latvia tonight.

# aviva-stadium - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Schmidt looks to build Irish squad to ’30 or 35′ international class players

The Kiwi revealed that Gordon D’Arcy and Conor Murray were selfless squad players personified after they were dropped from the starting XV.

Ireland captain O’Connell eager to put ‘frustrating couple of years’ behind him

The Munster lock last started for Ireland in France in the 2012 Six Nations.

# aviva-stadium - Saturday 9 November, 2013

‘Samoa the appetiser, there’s a double main course to come’ — Schmidt

The new Ireland coach is already moving on to Australia and New Zealand.

# aviva-stadium - Monday 4 November, 2013

‘We’re up against a tougher team than you guys think’ warns Reddan

The scrumhalf suffered a broken leg in his last international outing but hopes to feature against Samoa.

# aviva-stadium - Sunday 3 November, 2013

As it happened: Drogheda United v Sligo Rovers, FAI Cup final

Drogheda and Sligo Rovers played out a classic FAI Cup Final in the Aviva Stadium. Catch up with all the action in our minute-by-minute report.

GIF: Ciara Grant’s two-touch lob helps Raheny win FAI Cup

Raheny ultimately beat Castlebar Celtic 3-2 after extra-time at the Aviva Stadium.

FAI Cup final: Rogers aiming to continue Sligo’s tradition of goalkeeping heroics

The Sligo Rovers number one believes a win in the Aviva Stadium this afternoon will make up for missing out on back-to-back league titles.

# aviva-stadium - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Managerless Ireland schedule Aviva friendly with Latvia

The last home game of the year will be played on 15 November, it has been confirmed this afternoon.