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Cork City keeper Mark McNulty a late call-up to Manchester United side for Liam Miller tribute match

Tue, Sep 25 2018

McNulty, who was a longtime friend of Miller from their days playing underage football together in Ballincollig, replaces Roy Carroll ...

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Coleman and O'Neill divided over Best Men's Player nomination - who the Irish leadership voted for

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman and manager Martin O'Neill were divided on who to nominate as FIFA Best Men's ...

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Luka Modric named FIFA Best Men's Player while Marta scoops women's award

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The midfielder beat competition from Portugal and Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool and Egypt's Mo Salah to take home ...

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Best FIFA Awards 2018 - who is nominated?

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo will look to retain his Best Men's Player award for a third year at the Best FIFA Awards ...

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Best FIFA Awards 2018 - who is nominated?

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo will look to retain his Best Men's Player award for a third year at the Best FIFA Awards ...

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John O'Shea, Wes Brown and Johan Mjallby among names added for Liam Miller tribute game

Mon, Sep 24 2018

A combined Ireland and Celtic XI, managed by Martin O’Neill, will comprise Miller’s former teammates from his early career in ...

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Seamus Coleman expected to return from injury for Ireland's Nations League double-header next month

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The Ireland captain played the full 90 minutes in the 4-1 defeat in Cardiff last week - his first competitive ...

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Herzog targets first win as Israel fixture in Belfast awaits

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Israel take on Northern Ireland in an international friendly at Windsor Park in Belfast on Tuesday night (kick off 7.45pm).

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UEFA European Under-21 Championships Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Germany

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Republic of Ireland under-21s have a chance to leapfrog Germany into top spot in Group 5 with victory in their ...

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Shamrock Rovers' Ethan Boyle called up to Ireland under-21 squad ahead of crunch Euro qualifier with Germany

Mon, Sep 10 2018

Cork City defender Sean McLoughlin and Yeovil Town's Shaun Donnellan have also been called up for the game after Stoke ...

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Ireland captain Seamus Coleman the latest to be ruled out of Poland game with injury

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The 31-year-old joins Stephen Ward and Jonathan Walters in pulling out of a squad also shorn of Shane Long, Robbie ...

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Former Derry City striker Ronan Curtis called up to the Irish senior squad

Sun, Sep 09 2018

The FAI have also confirmed that Stephen Ward has returned to Burnley after picking up a foot injury in the ...

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O’Neill - It hasn’t diminished my enthusiasm for the job at all

Sat, Sep 08 2018

Martin O’Neill displayed a disappointed figure following his team’s 4-1 defeat to Wales this evening in the Nations Cup opener ...

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UEFA Nations League Preview: Northern Ireland -v- Bosnia & Herzegovina

Sat, Sep 08 2018

Michael O’Neill’s men begin their inaugural UEFA Nations League campaign in Belfast on Saturday afternoon as Bosnia & Herzegovina come ...

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Liverpool goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher joins up with the Irish squad in Wales

Fri, Sep 07 2018

It's uncertain whether Kelleher will travel with the squad to Poland with Darren Randolph, Colin Doyle and Sean McDermott already ...

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UEFA Nations League Preview: Wales -v- Republic of Ireland

Thu, Sep 06 2018

Wales manager Ryan Giggs said he is looking forward to his competitive debut but is expecting a tough game against ...

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Ireland low on numbers ahead of Nations League opener as Alan Browne and James McClean join injured list

Thu, Sep 06 2018

Preston midfielder Browne is the latest player from Martin O’Neill’s squad to have to withdraw having picked up a calf ...

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UEFA Nations League - extratime.ie has it covered

Tue, Sep 04 2018

Certain Ireland players like Declan Rice and Harry Arter and the whole professional Danish squad don’t seem overly enthusiastic about ...

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Zehavi returns to the international fold as Herzog names Israel squad for Albania and Northern Ireland clashes

Tue, Sep 04 2018

31-year-old Zahavi is a former national team captain, who has scored 55 goals in 66 games for Guangzhou R&F in ...

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Dundalk playmaker Jamie McGrath called up for Ireland under-21 Euro qualifiers

Mon, Sep 03 2018

The Dundalk playmaker is one of three League of Ireland players on the panel – Derry City duo Rory and ...

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Harry Arter omitted from Ireland squad following rumours of bust-up with Roy Keane

Mon, Sep 03 2018

The Cardiff City midfielder had been named in the 32-man provisional panel but was absent from the slimmed-down 26-strong squad ...

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FIFA World Cup 2019 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Northern Ireland

Fri, Aug 31 2018

The Republic of Ireland have only pride to play for as they welcome Northern Ireland to Tallaght for their final ...

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Clint Dempsey announces retirement from football

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Former Tottenham Hotspur, Fulham and United States of America forward Clint Dempsey has announced his retirement from professional football after ...

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Lawrence Vigouroux's Waterford form earns him a first call-up to the Chile national team

Mon, Aug 27 2018

The 24-year-old has been called up for the friendlies with Japan, South Korea and Peru in place of regular number ...

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Martin O'Neill on Declan Rice: 'I haven't set any deadline - it's important to give him time'

Mon, Aug 27 2018

Rice has donned the green jersey at underage level and also three times under Martin O’Neill, including a man of ...

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Declan Rice omitted as Norway-born Sean McDermott receives first senior Ireland call

Mon, Aug 27 2018

West Ham United’s Declan Rice is the major omission following continued speculation about the England-born midfielder’s long-term international allegiance.

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Michael O’Neill names squad for start of UEFA Nations League

Thu, Aug 23 2018

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill has named a 25 man squad for September’s Windsor Park matches against Bosnia & Herzegovina ...

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Northern Ireland stalwart Chris Brunt announces retirement from international football after 13 years

Wed, Aug 22 2018

Brunt noted that he has called time upon his international career to help current side West Bromwich Albion back into ...

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Irish Premiership Round-Up Week Three - 18 August 2018

Mon, Aug 20 2018

Linfield are the only team with a perfect record of three wins from three in the Danske Bank Premiership after ...

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Former Corduff and Bohemians winger Yassine En-Neyah signs first pro deal with Nottingham Forest

Fri, Aug 17 2018

The former Corduff and Bohemians under-17 winger made the move to the English Championship club two years ago and has ...

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South Korea appoint former Portugal coach Paulo Bento

Fri, Aug 17 2018

South Korea have named former Portugal manager Paulo Bento as their new coach following the departure of Shin Tae-yong.

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Europa League Preview: Rosenborg BK -v- Cork City

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Cork City travel to Norway this evening with a mountain to climb as the Rebel Army hope to overcome a ...

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Tickets sellout for Liam Miller Tribute Match

Tue, Aug 14 2018

The Liam Miller Tribute Match taking place at Páirc Uí Chaoimh has been confirmed as a complete sellout by organisers, ...

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Ireland defender Cyrus Christie makes Premier League debut for Fulham

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The former Coventry City, Derby County and Middlesbrough full-back performed well in spite of his side coming out the wrong ...

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Waterford teenager Timi Sobowale signs for Manchester City

Sun, Aug 12 2018

The Dundalk-born, Waterford-raised defender – whose older brother Oluwatunmise is a striker for Finn Harps – was previously linked with ...

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Ireland under-17 star Jordan McEneff signs pro terms with Arsenal

Sat, Aug 11 2018

The Derryman, whose brother Aaron plays for Derry City, signed a two-year academy deal with the Gunners last summer but ...

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Europa League Preview: Cork City -v- Rosenborg BK

Thu, Aug 09 2018

Cork City return to the European stage with the visit of Norwegian giants Rosenborg to Turner's Cross in the third ...

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Cork City will face Macedonian champions Shkendija or Salzburg if they make it past Rosenborg in the Europa League

Tue, Aug 07 2018

The Rebel Army face the Norwegian champions at Turner's Cross on Thursday before meeting again in the second leg at ...

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Europa League postcard from Larnaca - green shoots show in the intense Cyprus heat

Mon, Aug 06 2018

After a couple of days on the east coast of the Cyprus island, it was time to pack my bags ...

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Europa League Preview: AEK Larnaca -v- Dundalk

Wed, Aug 01 2018

Dundalk travel to Cyprus for the second leg of their Europa League second qualifying round tie with AEK Larnaca in ...

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Europa League Preview: Dundalk -v- AEK Larnaca

Wed, Jul 25 2018

Dundalk undergo the first leg of what is to be a very difficult Europa League second qualifying round assignment against ...

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Dundalk face potential Europa League showdown with four-time European Cup winners Ajax

Mon, Jul 23 2018

A win for the Lilywhites would see them face the winner of the Eredivisie runners-up and Austrian side Sturm Graz ...

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Cork City will face the loser of Celtic and Rosenborg in Europa League third qualifying round

Mon, Jul 23 2018

The Rebel Army received a bye in the second round after dropping down from the Champions League following their 4-0 ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

The Rebel Army received a bye in the second round after dropping down from the Champions League following their 4-0 ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

2016 group stage opponents potentially await.

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'I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose' - Mesut Ozil retires from international football

Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Mon, Jul 23 2018

Ozil and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, who family backgrounds are Turkish, were photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan shortly before ...

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Ireland winger James McClean set for Stoke City switch

Sun, Jul 22 2018

The Derryman made 30 appearances during West Bromwich Albion's doomed Premier League campaign last year but just 14 of those ...

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