Posts Tagged ‘Soccer: Irish Interest’

Ireland manager Mick McCarthy will wait on the results of a scan on Aaron Connolly’s groin injury before deciding on his availability for Thursday’s Three International Friendly with New Zealand. The Brighton striker was taken off at half-time in Sunday’s 3-1 defeat at Manchester United. “Aaron will have a scan on Monday morning,” said McCarthy. […]

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West Ham United striker Anthony Scully has received his first call-up to the U-21 squad whilst Gavin Bazunu, Simon Power and Kameron Ledwidge all come back into the squad. Republic of Ireland Under-21 manager Stephen Kenny had to call up five players to the squad for the Armenia and Sweden qualifiers. Caoimhin Kelleher, Conor Masterson, […]

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What is the future of live sports on TV for Gen Z viewers, it has always been that outlier in the disruption to traditional media. Live sports has no substitute, the authenticity of live sport leaves no substitute but creates something unique, a connection. The connection between the viewer and the athletes or teams is […]

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Here are three possible Manchester United transfer targets that boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could bring into the club. Last summer Manchester United failed to replace Romelu Lukaku and Alexis Sanchez, with Solskjaer refusing to bend his belief of short term fixes will not solve the clubs problems. The lack of signing a forward has undeniably […]

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Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has offered Robbie Brady and Ciaran Clark a shot at being in the starting team for the Euro 2020 glory against Denmark. McCarthy has also welcomed the return of striker David McGoldrick and a first call-up for Spurs teenager Troy Parrott who, like O’Connor, makes the move from Stephen […]

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Dundalk midfielder Chris Shields says the Lilywhites are determined to claim the inaugural Unite the Union Champions Cup and has praised the return of a cross-border competition.  SSE Airtricity League Champions Dundalk are set to face Danske Bank Premiership Champions Linfield at Windsor Park on Friday, November 8, before the return leg at Oriel Park […]

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Derby County have dismissed the contract of Ireland international centre half Richard Keogh. It was following gross misconduct a disciplinary hearing at the club has revealed. He basically was let go and sacked by the club and will now be on the lookout for a new club. Keogh suffered a knee injury when he was […]

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