Posts Tagged ‘Soccer: Irish Interest’

No Republic of Ireland player has competed in the UEFA Champions League group stages since the 2014/15 season. However, only 12 nations, or former nations, have a greater number of Champions League winners than the Republic of Ireland. Irish players have made their mark in the UEFA Champions League down the years. Whether it be […] Read the rest of this entry »
Ireland 3 Bulgaria 0  Ireland once again left it late in Dublin to see off Bulgaria at the Aviva Stadium in an international friendly on Tuesday. Mick McCarthy opted to field an inexperienced side for the game with no fewer than 10 changes from the side that drew with Switzerland last week. Bulgaria had 9 […] Read the rest of this entry »
The Republic of Ireland U-21’s have continued their impressive start to the 2021 UEFA U-21 European Championship qualification campaign. Stephen Kenny’s side secured all 3 points this evening from a tough away fixture vs Sweden. This evening’s result means that Ireland will end the September international break on top of their qualification group. It also […] Read the rest of this entry »
Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has made a total of 10 changes to the team that drew 1-1 with Switzerland last Thursday for tonight’s friendly international with Bulgaria at the Aviva Stadium. John Egan will captain the senior side in tonight’s clash with a country Ireland has not beaten since 1987. Sheffield United centre-half […] Read the rest of this entry »
The draw for The Extra.ie FAI Cup semi-finals will be live on RTÉ Radio 1 on the Morning Ireland programme at 8.30am on Thursday, 12th September 2019, with former Republic of Ireland international Keith Fahey assisting with the draw. Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers and Sligo Rovers are all in the semi-final draw after their respective victories over […] Read the rest of this entry »
Ireland v Bulgaria, 7.45pm, RTE 2 and Sky Sport Ireland and Bulgaria meet at the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday evening in an international friendly. Preview Let’s look at Bulgaria first. They travel to Dublin on the back of a heavy loss to England at Wembley in the Euro 2020 qualifiers. Gareth Southgates men running out […] Read the rest of this entry »
Enda Stevens picked up an early yellow card in The Republic of Ireland’s recent EURO 2020 qualifier vs Switzerland. This yellow card means that Stevens will be suspended for Ireland’s trip to Georgia next month. On one hand, it may prove a blessing in disguise that Stevens’ suspension will be served in the Georgia game. […] Read the rest of this entry »