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# emerald-isle-classic - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From The42 GAA accuses Department of Sport of making them 'look foolish' over American football game Criticism

GAA accuses Department of Sport of making them 'look foolish' over American football game Exclusive

A letter from Paraic Duffy to Minister Paschal Donohoe has emerged under a Freedom of Information request.

# emerald-isle-classic - Sunday 25 October, 2015

From The42 One of the teams coming to play American football in Ireland made a stunning play last night Kick Six

One of the teams coming to play American football in Ireland made a stunning play last night

Georgia Tech stunned the previously undefeated Florida State last night.

# emerald-isle-classic - Thursday 4 June, 2015

American football game set for early kick-off on the first Saturday in September 2016

The game between Georgia Tech and Boston College will not start at the usual time of 2pm.

# emerald-isle-classic - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

From The42 Enda Kenny set to announce 2016 American football game in Dublin tomorrow Announcement

Enda Kenny set to announce 2016 American football game in Dublin tomorrow

We believe the game, originally set to take place in Croke Park, will be moved to the Aviva Stadium.

# emerald-isle-classic - Friday 1 May, 2015

From The42 Could Ireland host a college American football game in 2016 after all? Hope

Could Ireland host a college American football game in 2016 after all?

The42 understands efforts are underway to ensure a game goes ahead.

# emerald-isle-classic - Friday 29 August, 2014

KitKats and leprechauns: Memories of the 1996 Croke Park American football game

Saturday’s game won’t be the first time Croke Pak has hosted an American football game.

# emerald-isle-classic - Sunday 22 September, 2013

From The42 21 signs you're an Irish NFL fan Cup Of Joe

21 signs you're an Irish NFL fan

From an addiction to coffee and learning the rules thorough Madden.

# emerald-isle-classic - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Croke Park set to host 'multiple' American football college games Exclusive

It is believed that GAA headquarters could host as many as three games in the next five years.

# emerald-isle-classic - Sunday 3 March, 2013

Hoteliers call for greater action to attract tourists from Britain

The Irish Hotels Federation issues demands to ‘reinvigorate’ tourism marketing, after the number of British visitors fell in 2012.

# emerald-isle-classic - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The42 Notre Dame v Alabama, BCS National Championship preview Preview

Notre Dame v Alabama, BCS National Championship preview

Can the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame hold back Alabama’s Crimson Tide to claim college football’s BCS National Championship?

# emerald-isle-classic - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights Hype This post contains videos

VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights

Hype video released to promote Monday’s BCS National Championship game.

# emerald-isle-classic - Sunday 16 December, 2012

From The42 Notre Dame's Brian Kelly named Coach of the Year GOOD OMEN

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly named Coach of the Year

Fighting Irish coach honoured for guiding his side to an undefeated season.

From The42 VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season Undefeated This post contains videos

VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season

With less than a month until their BCS National Championship game, someone has put together a highlight package.

# emerald-isle-classic - Thursday 6 December, 2012

From The42 No sleep 'til BCS championship game Workload

No sleep 'til BCS championship game

For Brian Kelly and Nick Saban, getting to the BCS National Championship game is just the beginning of the hard work.

# emerald-isle-classic - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Small increase in number of overseas visitors to Ireland

Figures for August to October show a 1.6 per cent increase in visitors when compared to the same period in 2011.

# emerald-isle-classic - Sunday 7 October, 2012

From The42 Record breaking Fighting Irish march on Fighting Irish This post contains videos

Record breaking Fighting Irish march on

Notre Dame make their best start to an NCAA football season in a decade.

# emerald-isle-classic - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers

How much is a premium Dublin hotel room REALLY worth? And what does it take to reach age 116?

From The42 In pictures: The 'Emerald Isle Classic' at the Aviva Stadium The Gathering This post contains images

In pictures: The 'Emerald Isle Classic' at the Aviva Stadium

Notre Dame ran out convincing 50 -10 winners over Navy when American football came to Dublin this afternoon.

From The42 Preview: Notre Dame v Navy, Emerald Isle Classic Preview

Preview: Notre Dame v Navy, Emerald Isle Classic

Can the Fighting Irish beat the Navy Midshipmen or will the US Naval Academy continue its good form in college football’s oldest continuous rivalry? Steven O’Rourke previews this afternoon’s clash in the Aviva Stadium.

# emerald-isle-classic - Friday 31 August, 2012

Poll: Do you think the Emerald Isle Classic is a good idea? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the Emerald Isle Classic is a good idea?

American football teams Notre Dame and Navy will battle it out in the sold-out Aviva tomorrow. Is it a welcome event to Irish shores and for Irish tourism?

# emerald-isle-classic - Thursday 30 August, 2012

From The42 The Irish hit Ireland: Notre Dame's footballers touch down in Dublin Emerald Isle Classic This post contains videos

The Irish hit Ireland: Notre Dame's footballers touch down in Dublin

VIDEO: After a pleasant six-and-a-half hour jaunt across the Atlantic, Brian Kelly and his men are in town ahead of Saturday’s Aviva Stadium showdown.

Pep rallies and parades as Dublin gets set for the Emerald Isle Classic

With three days of festivities planned around Saturday’s Aviva Stadium showdown, we take a look at what’s on and where.

# emerald-isle-classic - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Sponsorship of Emerald Isle Classic costs The Gathering over €600,000

Saturday’s game is set to be viewed by a worldwide audience of over three million people.

A rivalry remembered: Notre Dame and Navy need no introduction

We begin our build-up to Saturday’s Emerald Isle Classic by looking at the story behind the oldest rivalry in NCAA college football.

The Notre Dame coaches have got themselves some funky new caps for their trip to Ireland

Arrah, sure it wouldn’t be a trip to Ireland without them.

# emerald-isle-classic - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Contract dispute threatens sold-out American football game in Dublin Exclusive

The Irish American Football Association is threatening High Court action against the US Naval Academy as they claim conditions under which Emerald Isle Classic event is to be held have not been met.

# emerald-isle-classic - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

From The42 We have kickoff: Notre Dame-Navy start confirmed Early Bird

We have kickoff: Notre Dame-Navy start confirmed

There’ll be some red eyes for American viewers as the Emerald Isle Classic is set for 2pm (local time).