Irish Soccer News

The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) on Wednesday have announced they have received a letter from League of Ireland side St Patrick’s Athletic regarding to UEFA Club licensing. RTE Sport that the matter is about Waterford FC and their place in the Europa League. Waterford finished 4th in the league of Ireland top flight last […] Read the rest of this entry »
Manchester United were totally outclassed in their Champions League quarter-finals as they lost 3-0. Lionel Messi inspired Barcelona to a crushing victory in the second leg at the Nou Camp. United, trailing 1-0 from the first leg, started brightly but were then undone by brilliance from Messi and a glaring mistake from goalkeeper David de […] Read the rest of this entry »
Barcelona host Manchester United tomorrow night, where the home side carry a 1-0 aggregate lead in this Champions League quarter-finals second leg. A Luke Shaw own goal at Old Trafford last week was the difference between the two sides, and United now face the tough task of going to the NouCamp. Manchester United United have […] Read the rest of this entry »
The FAI have announced that John Delaney has offered to step down from his role as Executive Vice President. A statement released on Monday evening confirmed the news. The FAI said that Mr Delaney has offered to voluntarily step aside, pending the completion of the independent investigation into issues of concern to the board. In […] Read the rest of this entry »
We are into the business end now of the Premier League and the title either be going to Manchester or Liverpool in May. Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-0 on Sunday. Sadio Mane scored a well taken header, that was followed by a goal of season contender for Mo Salah. Manchester City played in the early kick […] Read the rest of this entry »
Whether you follow a team or you’re a fan of football in general, you’re probably familiar with iconic kit designs that have dominated the back pages over the decades. A team’s strip plays a crucial role in creating and celebrating their identity, but how have football strips evolved, and what makes a best-selling kit? Here […] Read the rest of this entry »
Fans tend to lose their minds a little bit when it comes to the business end of a Premier League season, especially when it throws up a race as a close as the one that we are seeing between Manchester City and Liverpool. People, fuelled by social media, get struck with a kind of apophenia, […] Read the rest of this entry »