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

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

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

Mar 24th 2016, 6:00 AM 39,766 Views 34 Comments

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

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

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

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

Oct 25th 2015, 1:41 PM 5,015 Views 0 Comments

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
# Clash With The Ash
From The42
# Clash With The Ash

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

Jun 4th 2015, 2:55 PM 19,898 Views 28 Comments

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

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

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

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

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:07 AM 19,361 Views 44 Comments

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

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

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

May 1st 2015, 2:05 PM 13,589 Views 22 Comments

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
# Croke Park Classic
From The42
# Croke Park Classic

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

Aug 29th 2014, 10:00 AM 5,930 Views 16 Comments

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

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

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

21 signs you're an Irish NFL fan

Sep 22nd 2013, 12:49 PM 4,991 Views 6 Comments

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
# Set For Touchdown?
From The42
# Set For Touchdown?

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

Jul 9th 2013, 8:00 AM 20,709 Views 33 Comments

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
# Tourism
# Tourism

Hoteliers call for greater action to attract tourists from Britain

Mar 3rd 2013, 4:02 PM 4,875 Views 44 Comments

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

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

Notre Dame v Alabama, BCS National Championship preview

Jan 7th 2013, 7:20 AM 1,350 Views 0 Comments

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

VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights
# Hype
From The42
# Hype

VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights

Jan 6th 2013, 12:00 PM 863 Views 2 Comments

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

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

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

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly named Coach of the Year

Dec 16th 2012, 5:59 PM 891 Views 1 Comment

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

VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season
# Undefeated
From The42
# Undefeated

VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season

Dec 16th 2012, 2:15 PM 1,070 Views 0 Comments

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

No sleep 'til BCS championship game
# Workload
From The42
# Workload

No sleep 'til BCS championship game

Dec 6th 2012, 2:55 PM 672 Views 0 Comments

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
# Tourism
# Tourism

Small increase in number of overseas visitors to Ireland

Nov 28th 2012, 1:47 PM 2,455 Views 4 Comments

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

Record breaking Fighting Irish march on
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

Record breaking Fighting Irish march on

Oct 7th 2012, 11:55 AM 1,318 Views 1 Comment

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
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers

Sep 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 5,107 Views 7 Comments

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

In pictures: The 'Emerald Isle Classic' at the Aviva Stadium
# The Gathering
From The42
# The Gathering

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

Sep 1st 2012, 5:32 PM 17,950 Views 20 Comments

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

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

Preview: Notre Dame v Navy, Emerald Isle Classic

Sep 1st 2012, 7:50 AM 1,905 Views 4 Comments

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

NFL posts Facebook status as Gaeilge to 6.1 million fans
# Cluiche Peile
# Cluiche Peile

NFL posts Facebook status as Gaeilge to 6.1 million fans

Aug 31st 2012, 11:14 AM 11,600 Views 22 Comments

The fighting Irish are in town for the Emerald Isle Classic between Notre Dame and Navy. Go n-éirí an bóthar leo.

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

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

Aug 31st 2012, 10:01 AM 9,489 Views 83 Comments

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

The Irish hit Ireland: Notre Dame's footballers touch down in Dublin
# Emerald Isle Classic
From The42
# Emerald Isle Classic

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

Aug 30th 2012, 3:08 PM 2,049 Views 1 Comment

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
# Emerald Isle Classic
From The42
# Emerald Isle Classic

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

Aug 30th 2012, 8:15 AM 8,196 Views 16 Comments

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
# Emerald Isle Classic
# Emerald Isle Classic

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

Aug 29th 2012, 9:16 PM 12,858 Views 31 Comments

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
# Emerald Isle Classic
From The42
# Emerald Isle Classic

A rivalry remembered: Notre Dame and Navy need no introduction

Aug 29th 2012, 4:00 PM 1,430 Views 0 Comments

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
# Emerald Isle Classic
From The42
# Emerald Isle Classic

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

Aug 29th 2012, 12:19 PM 2,621 Views 4 Comments

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
# Emerald Isle Classic
# Emerald Isle Classic

Contract dispute threatens sold-out American football game in Dublin

Aug 9th 2012, 7:00 PM 19,978 Views 72 Comments

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

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

We have kickoff: Notre Dame-Navy start confirmed

Apr 18th 2012, 11:00 AM 571 Views 0 Comments

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