Posts Tagged ‘Soccer: Irish Interest’

Group C kicks off with a heavyweight contest between last season’s runners-up Liverpool and big-spending Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield with both sides looking to lay down an early marker in this season’s Champions League. After both sides had broken the previous record for group stage goals in 2017-18 – PSG scoring 25 goals, Liverpool 23 […] Read the rest of this entry »
Eagles tipped to struggle against the German giants   Benfica have a tough job ahead of them as they host Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League. The Portuguese club lost all six group stage games last season and are unlikely to get any joy against a superior side despite playing at home.   Benfica […] Read the rest of this entry »
O’Brien names Ireland Under-17 squad for Turkey double-header Tallaght Stadium will host both matches this week Republic of Ireland Under-17 Head Coach Colin O’Brien has selected his squad for the upcoming games against Turkey. The two matches come at the start of a crucial season for O’Brien’s side, that culminates in the hosting of the […] Read the rest of this entry »
We’re now a month into the English Premier League season and Liverpool are joined at the top of the division by Chelsea and Watford, with all three teams boasting a maximum 12 points. Defending champions Manchester City make up the early top four but the Cityzens sit two off the pace having dropped points at […] Read the rest of this entry »
Former Ireland International midfielder West Hoolohan has signed a short term contract with West Bromwich Albion until January. However, the option is there to extend the deal beyond January if the club wishes. Hoolohan has been a free agent since leaving Cardiff City last  season but the 36 year old has been training with West […] Read the rest of this entry »
Fancy yourself as the next Jürgen Klopp, Josep Guardiola or José Mourinho? Can you pick the perfect twenty players to make a squad for Saturday 15 September 2018 at 13:30 hours CET and compete for a prize pool with at least 1,000 euros! in it.  You do not have to do anything else with the Fantasy […] Read the rest of this entry »
Goals from Aaron Connolly and substitute Gavin Kilkenny helped the Republic of Ireland Under-19s to a 2-0 win against Wales on Tuesday afternoon. After Wales’ 1-0 win on Sunday in Longford, Galway’s Eamonn Deacy Park hosted Tuesday’s match as Tom Mohan’s side continue their preparations for the 2019 UEFA Under-19 European Championship Qualifying Round. The game saw both sides get a […] Read the rest of this entry »