Posts Tagged ‘Panel 1’

1. Will Wenger give Walcott the opportunity he craves? While the narrative of this weekend’s game between Manchester United and Arsenal is sure to centre around Robin Van Persie’s first outing against the cub he used to captain, it will be interesting to see who Wenger selects to fill the void left by the prolific [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Good Weekend For… So much can change at international level, a variant of players drift in and out of the apparent wilderness. The definition of a fringe player has lost some of its resonance, as the fringe has become a wider plain. But if you were to think of an old style fringe player in [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Republic of Ireland manager, Giovanni Trapattoni’s post match press conference, scheduled to take place in Dublin tomorrow has been cancelled and the Italian will now fly directly home to Milan following the 2014 World Cup qualifier with the Faroe Islands. With FAI board members having scheduled an Extraordinary General Meeting for the end of this [...] Read the rest of this entry »
A look ahead to this week’s top sporting events for Irish sports fans. This week promises to be another bumper seven days for Irish sport with international soccer & Heineken Cup taking centre stage All matches will be covered with live commentary on our LIVESCORES PAGE Tuesday, 16th October World Cup Qualifying Faroe Islands v [...] Read the rest of this entry »
It was a grim night for Irish football as Germany routed Giovanni Trapattoni’s side 6-1 in as comprehensive a defeat as could have been imagined, there were boos at full time and there can be no hiding the fact that this team and management set up have gone as far as they can. What we [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Giovanni Trapattoni has announced the line up for tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier with Germany at the Aviva Stadium. With Robbie Keane ruled out earlier this morning due to an Achilles injury picked up while training with the team, many thought Shane Long would be suited to replace him in the lone striker role but the [...] Read the rest of this entry »
Robbie Keane will miss Friday’s World Cup qualifier with Germany due to the Achilles injury which saw him sit out training yesterday, leading to assurances from the management team that he would be fit in time. Keane had a light jog before training today with the Ireland physio before sitting out training, the issue is [...] Read the rest of this entry »