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#Czech Republic

# czech-republic - Saturday 18 August, 2012

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

'Breivik sympathiser' arrested in Czech Republic

Aug 18th 2012, 7:55 PM 8,073 Views 8 Comments

Local media reports that the 29-year-old man was arrested for building up a stash of weapons and explosives.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

Aug 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 754 Views 0 Comments

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

# czech-republic - Saturday 11 August, 2012

My favourite speech: executive director of Amnesty International Colm O'Gorman
# Famous Words
# Famous Words

My favourite speech: executive director of Amnesty International Colm O'Gorman

Aug 11th 2012, 5:00 PM 3,716 Views 7 Comments

Continuing our summer series on TheJournal.ie of public figures’ favourite speeches, Colm O’Gorman picks the first major speech of the president who saw Czechoslovakia become the Czech Republic.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

"Stay out of the eurozone", top Austrian banker tells Czechs
# Friendly Advice
# Friendly Advice

"Stay out of the eurozone", top Austrian banker tells Czechs

Aug 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 4,941 Views 24 Comments

“The Czech Republic now finds itself in a good situation. It has its own currency and its own monetary policy,” said Andreas Treichl.

# czech-republic - Friday 22 June, 2012

As it happened: Euro 2012, day 15 From The42
Live Jun 22nd 2012, 12:19 PM

As it happened: Euro 2012, day 15

Portugal manager Paulo Bento downplays Ronaldo, praises (his own) approach
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Portugal manager Paulo Bento downplays Ronaldo, praises (his own) approach

Jun 22nd 2012, 12:37 AM 4,417 Views 12 Comments

While the Portuguese manager sought to lessen the hype around his megastar, Czech manager Michal Bilek was gushing about the man that sent his team crashing out of Euro 2012

# czech-republic - Thursday 21 June, 2012

King of the world: Ronaldo rises to the occasion... again
# Viva
From The42
# Viva

King of the world: Ronaldo rises to the occasion... again

Jun 21st 2012, 11:57 PM 4,989 Views 13 Comments

Miguel Delaney was in Warsaw to watch Cristiano Ronaldo further banish all the old claims of his career… and send Portugal through to the semi-finals

Preview: Czechs look to stop Ronaldo revival in its tracks
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

Preview: Czechs look to stop Ronaldo revival in its tracks

Jun 21st 2012, 9:10 AM 1,403 Views 2 Comments

There’s a place in the last-four up for grabs when the sides meet tonight in Warsaw.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Czechs forced to focus on Ronaldo ahead of quarter-final... even in the press conference
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

Czechs forced to focus on Ronaldo ahead of quarter-final... even in the press conference

Jun 20th 2012, 6:46 PM 571 Views 0 Comments

“He is a good attacker but, from what I remember, doesn’t want to defend,” according to irony-free-zone Tomas Rosicky.

# czech-republic - Sunday 17 June, 2012

Poland captain Blaszczykowski blames ticket trouble
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

Poland captain Blaszczykowski blames ticket trouble

Jun 17th 2012, 1:32 PM 778 Views 0 Comments

The Borussia Dortmund midfielder says the players had to beg the FA’s president to help out their families before being eliminated from the tournament yesterday.

# czech-republic - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Euro 2012 talking points: day 9
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

Euro 2012 talking points: day 9

Jun 16th 2012, 10:42 PM 5,334 Views 16 Comments

Miguel Delaney attempts to analyse and make sense of an incredible day

A nation's hope: Poland must win to continue Euro dream
# Make Or Break
From The42
# Make Or Break

A nation's hope: Poland must win to continue Euro dream

Jun 16th 2012, 7:04 AM 435 Views 0 Comments

The co-hosts have impressed greatly, but could be bowing out of their own tournament tonight.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

As it happened: Greece v Czech Republic, Euro 2012 From The42
Live Jun 12th 2012, 4:44 PM

As it happened: Greece v Czech Republic, Euro 2012

# czech-republic - Friday 8 June, 2012

Euro 2012 talking points: day 1
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

Euro 2012 talking points: day 1

Jun 8th 2012, 11:46 PM 4,880 Views 18 Comments

From a pleasing pattern being set to whether Greece’s performance was a positive for Ireland, Miguel Delaney picks out the key themes of the opening day

Preview: Poland out to cause 'some havoc' at home tournament
# Big Kick-off
From The42
# Big Kick-off

Preview: Poland out to cause 'some havoc' at home tournament

Jun 8th 2012, 9:35 AM 102 Views 0 Comments

Polish skipper Jacub Blaszczykowski reckons his side can go on a run ‘with a little bit of luck’ starting with a win against Greece today.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

24 days to Euro 2012: A chip off the old block
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

24 days to Euro 2012: A chip off the old block

May 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 310 Views 0 Comments

Czech Republic defender Michal Kadlec would love to emulate the exploits of the team his father played in at Euro ’96 this summer.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

31 days to Euro 2012: Poborsky’s stunning lob sinks Portugal
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

31 days to Euro 2012: Poborsky’s stunning lob sinks Portugal

May 8th 2012, 8:40 AM 773 Views 0 Comments

It was a piece of individual brilliance that led Manchester United to fork out £3.5m for the Czech midfielder.

# czech-republic - Monday 9 April, 2012

Open thread: which is your favourite kit at Euro 2012?
# Getting Shirty
From The42
# Getting Shirty

Open thread: which is your favourite kit at Euro 2012?

Apr 9th 2012, 10:00 AM 61,844 Views 22 Comments

We’ve got a soft spot for the Sweden away strip and Italy’s retro home jersey…

# czech-republic - Saturday 3 March, 2012

FAI play down McClean rumours
# Denial
From The42
# Denial

FAI play down McClean rumours

Mar 3rd 2012, 10:08 AM 4,639 Views 23 Comments

The association have dismissed speculation that Trapattoni has decided against including the 22-year-old in his Euro 2012 squad.

# czech-republic - Thursday 1 March, 2012

The YouTube top 10: because you never call baby, when you say you will
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

The YouTube top 10: because you never call baby, when you say you will

Mar 1st 2012, 10:59 AM 1,236 Views 0 Comments

But I love you still, Shane Duffy. I love you still.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Ireland v Czech Republic: Seven past meetings
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Ireland v Czech Republic: Seven past meetings

Feb 29th 2012, 5:45 PM 2,168 Views 79 Comments

Check out how all the previous encounters between this evening’s opponents went down.

Petr Cech enjoying Dublin break from Chelsea daggers
# Feeling Blue
From The42
# Feeling Blue

Petr Cech enjoying Dublin break from Chelsea daggers

Feb 29th 2012, 10:17 AM 735 Views 0 Comments

The Czech Republic face Ireland tonight at Lansdowne Rd and the goalkeeper admits he’s even almost happy to see Stephen Hunt.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Here's today's behind-the-scenes pic from the Ireland camp
# On Song
From The42
# On Song

Here's today's behind-the-scenes pic from the Ireland camp

Feb 28th 2012, 5:09 PM 983 Views 1 Comment

Damien Dempsey leads Giovanni Trapattoni’s squad in singing the official Euro 2012 anthem.

An introductory guide to... Czech Republic
# Road To Euro 2012
From The42
# Road To Euro 2012

An introductory guide to... Czech Republic

Feb 28th 2012, 12:22 PM 440 Views 0 Comments

Here’s all you need to know about Ireland’s opponents for tomorrow night’s friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

# czech-republic - Monday 27 February, 2012

Family business: Henderson replaces the injured Westwood
# Call-up
From The42
# Call-up

Family business: Henderson replaces the injured Westwood

Feb 27th 2012, 6:50 PM 571 Views 0 Comments

The Portsmouth keeper will join up with the senior squad ahead of Wednesday’s game with the Czech Republic.

Squad update: Kelly and Westwood ruled out
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

Squad update: Kelly and Westwood ruled out

Feb 27th 2012, 2:58 PM 1,536 Views 2 Comments

The pair won’t be involved in Wednesday’s friendly with the Czech Republic at Lansdowne Road because of injury, while Kevin Doyle and Keith Fahey sat out training today.

# czech-republic - Monday 20 February, 2012

McClean and Green called into Ireland squad for Czech friendly
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

McClean and Green called into Ireland squad for Czech friendly

Feb 20th 2012, 11:31 AM 3,161 Views 16 Comments

“Absolutely buzzin and honoured to be called up to represent my country,” Sunderland winger James McClean says on his first international nod.

# czech-republic - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Ireland climb to 20th in FIFA world rankings
# IN The Ascendancy
From The42
# IN The Ascendancy

Ireland climb to 20th in FIFA world rankings

Feb 15th 2012, 1:03 PM 4,523 Views 21 Comments

The nation are at their highest position in over six years according to the world football governing body.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

EU nations call on Dutch government to condemn far-right website

Feb 14th 2012, 6:42 PM 2,880 Views 18 Comments

The website, set up by the far-right Freedom Party, asks people to report central and east Europeans “for general nuisance, pollution and labour market displacement.”

Ireland v Czech Republic tickets going for €10
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Ireland v Czech Republic tickets going for €10

Feb 14th 2012, 11:34 AM 1,450 Views 0 Comments

Sponsors Three are flogging 1,000 cut-price tickets for the February 29 friendly this afternoon.

# czech-republic - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Trap Watch: What is the current state of affairs?
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

Trap Watch: What is the current state of affairs?

Feb 9th 2012, 5:10 PM 590 Views 3 Comments

We take a comprehensive look at the squad ahead of Friday morning’s announcement for Ireland’s friendly with the Czech Republic.

# czech-republic - Friday 3 February, 2012

Column: Cardinal Rules – On cross-cultural exchange
# Humour
From The Daily Edge
# Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules – On cross-cultural exchange

Feb 3rd 2012, 8:30 PM 33 Views 0 Comments

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland and his colleagues ruminate on multicultural Ireland and embrace the “great big melting pot our little island has become”.

# czech-republic - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Heavy snowfall traps 11,000 people in Serbia
# Europe
# Europe

Heavy snowfall traps 11,000 people in Serbia

Feb 2nd 2012, 3:21 PM 5,022 Views 5 Comments

meanwhile, the death toll from the sub-zero temperatures hitting eastern Europe this week has risen to 122.

# czech-republic - Friday 13 January, 2012

Budweiser buys Czech brewer in bid to seal control of Budweiser brand
# Budweiser
# Budweiser

Budweiser buys Czech brewer in bid to seal control of Budweiser brand

Jan 13th 2012, 4:01 PM 6,124 Views 22 Comments

Anheuser-Busch comes a step closer to ending its long-running dispute with a Czech brewery by buying a local rival.

# czech-republic - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Czech Republic grants asylum to husband of former Ukraine PM
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Czech Republic grants asylum to husband of former Ukraine PM

Jan 7th 2012, 3:27 PM 2,632 Views 6 Comments

Oleksandr Tymoshenko, the husband of the former Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko, has accused the Ukrainian authorities of pursuing a vendetta against him.

# czech-republic - Friday 6 January, 2012

UK: No evidence for routine removal of breast implants
# Implants
# Implants

UK: No evidence for routine removal of breast implants

Jan 6th 2012, 6:05 PM 1,397 Views 3 Comments

There are fears over the safety of implants made by French company PIP. The British government says there’s no evidence to say implants should be removed – but will pay for removal for anyone who wants it.

# czech-republic - Friday 23 December, 2011

Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest
# Czech Republic
# Czech Republic

Czechs pay tribute as former president Vaclav Havel laid to rest

Dec 23rd 2011, 6:28 PM 1,037 Views 2 Comments

Foreign leaders including Nicolas Sarkozy, David Cameron and Hillary Clinton are among those present at Vaclav Havel’s funeral.

# czech-republic - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Former Czech president Vaclav Havel dies aged 75
# Vaclav Havel
# Vaclav Havel

Former Czech president Vaclav Havel dies aged 75

Dec 18th 2011, 11:33 AM 1,397 Views 11 Comments

Havel was a former playwright who became a hero of the struggle to end the Cold War.

# czech-republic - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

The Finals countdown: how the other ties are shaping up
# Crunch Time
From The42
# Crunch Time

The Finals countdown: how the other ties are shaping up

Nov 15th 2011, 8:45 AM 336 Views 0 Comments

While we’re all busy gloating about Ireland’s imminent qualification, six other European countries are experiencing varying degrees of anxiety about their Euro 2012 fate.

# czech-republic - Friday 11 November, 2011

Crunch time: here’s everything you need to know about the OTHER Euro 2012 play-offs
# Game On
From The42
# Game On

Crunch time: here’s everything you need to know about the OTHER Euro 2012 play-offs

Nov 11th 2011, 9:05 AM 214 Views 0 Comments

There’s a few games besides the one in Tallinn tonight you know? Here’s our verdict.