Soccer


Injury concerns for Kenny

Republic of Ireland U21 manager Stephen Kenny has a number of concerns ahead of this afternoon’s crucial European Championship qualifier against Iceland in Reykjavik....

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Doc of the Week: Rain in Moscow

This is the inside story of Manchester United’s remarkable victory over Chelsea in the 2008 Champions League final which was played in a torrential downpour in Moscow. eir sport 1, Thur, October 24th...

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New content - update to the eir sport pack

Virgin Media and eir have agreed a deal to carry their key sports channels on each other’s TV platforms in a deal which will significantly benefit Irsh sports fans....

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McCarthy hails 'lively' Connolly after Georgia draw

Ireland manager Mick McCarthy praised debutant Aaron Connolly's "lively' performance from the bench in Saturday's Euro 2020 Group D 0-0 qualifier draw with Georgia in Tblisi....

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Southgate takes responsibility for Czech defeat

England manager Gareth Southgate admits his 4-3-2-1 formation did not work in Friday's 2-1 Euro 2020 qualifier defeat to the Czech Republic in Prague....

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Kerr’s Kids: Golden Generation

This is the story of Irish football’s golden generation and how they achieved unprecedented success at underage level in the late 1990s and early 2000s. eir sport 1, Mon, October 14th 8am...

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"Best for us not to think" as Guardiola ponders eight-point gap

MANCHESTER CITY boss Pep Guardiola said it's "better for us not to think" about Liverpool's eight-point lead in the Premier League after suffering a shock 2-0 loss to Wolves at the Etihad Stadium....

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Connolly enjoys "dream come true" first Brighton start

Aaron Connolly enjoyed a "dream come true" first Premier League start, as Brighton beat Tottenham 3-0 in Saturday's Premier League match at the Amex Stadium....

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Silva concedes fans have right to be angry after latest defeat

UNDER-FIRE Everton boss Marco Silva accepted that fed-up fans have a right to be angry after a fourth consecutive league defeat in a 1-0 loss at Burnley raised more uncertainty over his future....

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Pochettino: ‘We gave up'

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says his team ‘gave up’ in last night’s 7-2 Champions League thrashing at home to Bayern Munich....

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