» News

Latest News

FAI denies Ireland players were paid $10,000 not to hurt Lionel Messi

• La Nacion alleges payment was made not to injure Barça star in 2010 friendly • Report claims Julio Grondona offered money due to $5m insurance issue The Football Association of Ireland has denied a report in Argentina claiming Republic of Ireland players were allegedly paid $10,000 each to…

Guardian  »  5d

Euro 2016 qualifiers: six talking points from the latest action

Shaun Maloney has impressed for Scotland, Republic of Ireland look out of date and Wales under Chris Coleman have discovered a winning formula The previous time Wayne Rooney came up against Bostjan Cesar it ended with the Slovenian centre-half being injured for five weeks and making it clear that…

Guardian  »  15d

Scotland in the ascendancy after Ireland fail to chance their arm

• Martin O’Neill bemoans failure to create chances and score goals • ‘Our performance levels have been magnificent,’ says Gordon Strachan It will have taken 18 years, and treble that number in disappointments, but if the chosen verse of the Scotland support on the Dublin transport network

Guardian  »  15d

Republic of Ireland v Scotland: Euro 2016 qualifier – live!

Maloney cancels out Walters’ strike early in second half 6.55pm BST An engrossing battle ends in a fair result, and the dancing and whooping from the visiting sections show who it suits more. A play-off place looks the least that Scotland should achieve in this group now. Ireland seem jiggered.

Guardian  »  16d

FAI shreds 18,000 match programmes with John Delaney Fifa comments

• Publication reprinted for Ireland’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland • Irish football chief had reportedly addressed ‘culture of corruption’ The FAI has shredded 18,000 match programmes printed for Saturday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland, which contained comments on Fifa co

Guardian  »  16d

Ireland supporters organise plane protest against FAI’s John Delaney

• Protest against CEO will be before Euro 2016 qualifier v Scotland • Fans claim there was ‘heavy security’ at Aviva Stadium for England friendly A group of Republic of Ireland supporters have organised a plane protest against Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney befo

Guardian  »  17d

Ireland find clear aim amid chaos before Scotland Euro 2016 qualifier

The Republic of Ireland’s buildup to Saturday’s game has been troubled but they know they must win to have any realistic chance of finishing second in Group D It is perhaps an understatement to suggest the Republic of Ireland’s buildup to the potentially decisive Euro 2016 qualifier against…

Guardian  »  17d

Other News

18 Days

19 Days

20 Days

21 Days

22 Days

23 Days

24 Days

25 Days

29 Days

1168 Days

1169 Days

1171 Days