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#Green army

# green-army - Thursday 21 October, 2021

Ireland women's hockey team take step towards World Cup qualification with victory over France
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Ireland women's hockey team take step towards World Cup qualification with victory over France

Oct 21st 2021, 3:08 PM 4,906 Views 1 Comment

Next up is a semi-final with Belarus on Saturday, following this morning’s 4-1 win in Pisa.

# green-army - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Mack Hansen handed debut as Connacht head to Wales for URC opener
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# Green Army

Mack Hansen handed debut as Connacht head to Wales for URC opener

Sep 23rd 2021, 12:31 PM 6,347 Views 4 Comments

The Irish-qualified Aussie has been named in Andy Friend’s starting XV for the clash with Cardiff.

# green-army - Saturday 31 July, 2021

'We have broken the ceiling' - Irish hockey history-makers disappointed but proud after Olympic exit
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'We have broken the ceiling' - Irish hockey history-makers disappointed but proud after Olympic exit

Jul 31st 2021, 7:31 PM 7,009 Views 1 Comment

The Tokyo 2020 dream ended at the hands of Great Britain this afternoon.

Irish women's hockey team's Olympic dream ends after Great Britain defeat
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Irish women's hockey team's Olympic dream ends after Great Britain defeat

Jul 31st 2021, 2:34 PM 9,955 Views 5 Comments

The Green Army fell to a 2-0 loss.

# green-army - Friday 30 July, 2021

Ireland hockey team suffer huge blow to quarter-final hopes as India strike late
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Ireland hockey team suffer huge blow to quarter-final hopes as India strike late

Jul 30th 2021, 7:33 AM 30,262 Views 20 Comments

The Green Army conclude their group against reigning champions Great Britain on Friday.

# green-army - Saturday 24 July, 2021

'You could see the smiles. It was just fun, and it still feels so surreal'
# History Makers
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# History Makers

'You could see the smiles. It was just fun, and it still feels so surreal'

Jul 24th 2021, 4:19 PM 5,888 Views 1 Comment

Ireland goalscorer Sarah Torrans was delighted with her side’s winning start at the Olympic Games.

Irish women's hockey team make winning start to first-ever Olympic campaign
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# Green Army

Irish women's hockey team make winning start to first-ever Olympic campaign

Jul 24th 2021, 2:55 PM 38,922 Views 28 Comments

Róisín Upton and Sarah Torrans scored the goals against South Africa.

# green-army - Monday 21 June, 2021

'Toughest selection' as history-making Irish hockey squad for Tokyo Olympics finalised
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'Toughest selection' as history-making Irish hockey squad for Tokyo Olympics finalised

Jun 21st 2021, 7:21 PM 4,185 Views 0 Comments

Sean Dancer’s panel was announced today ahead of their first Games.

# green-army - Friday 11 June, 2021

Disappointment for Ireland as Dancer's side fall to England in pursuit of World Cup spot
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# Too Strong

Disappointment for Ireland as Dancer's side fall to England in pursuit of World Cup spot

Jun 11th 2021, 12:22 PM 5,389 Views 1 Comment

England won 5-1 at the Euros with Ireland’s World Cup qualification bid looking set to come down to October’s final qualifier.

# green-army - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Ireland need to be 'like goldfish' and eye new target as England showdown nears
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# Green Army

Ireland need to be 'like goldfish' and eye new target as England showdown nears

Jun 10th 2021, 2:39 PM 5,112 Views 3 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side must bounce back quickly, as they go in search of the last remaining World Cup ticket on offer at this week’s Euros.

# green-army - Saturday 5 June, 2021

Working part-time to fully commit to Ireland and adjusting to travel protocols ahead of crucial summer
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# Green Army

Working part-time to fully commit to Ireland and adjusting to travel protocols ahead of crucial summer

Jun 5th 2021, 7:30 AM 3,176 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland women’s hockey team will start their European Championship campaign this weekend.

# green-army - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

Living 'in a suitcase,' and chasing more than World Cup qualification at Euros
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# Green Army

Living 'in a suitcase,' and chasing more than World Cup qualification at Euros

Jun 2nd 2021, 6:30 AM 1,972 Views 0 Comments

Ireland hockey goalkeeper Ayeisha McFerran was speaking to the media ahead of the tournament which starts this weekend.

# green-army - Thursday 20 May, 2021

12 World Cup silver medallists in Dancer's Ireland squad for European Championships
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# Super Summer

12 World Cup silver medallists in Dancer's Ireland squad for European Championships

May 20th 2021, 12:01 PM 2,364 Views 0 Comments

The Green Army have a massive summer ahead of them.

# green-army - Monday 10 May, 2021

McFerran returns as Ireland's final prep for massive summer ramp up with Scotland series
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McFerran returns as Ireland's final prep for massive summer ramp up with Scotland series

May 10th 2021, 11:04 PM 3,273 Views 1 Comment

Sean Dancer’s side are gearing up for the European Championships and Olympic Games this summer.

# green-army - Saturday 17 April, 2021

'We're really aware that we can provide a bit of light, with the mood in Ireland quite low at times'
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# Green Army

'We're really aware that we can provide a bit of light, with the mood in Ireland quite low at times'

Apr 17th 2021, 7:00 AM 15,047 Views 10 Comments

Anna O’Flanagan and the Irish women’s hockey team ‘want to achieve what we know we’re capable of’ through a massive summer.

# green-army - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

'This is our first Olympics so there's still an element that other countries will think of us as underdogs'
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# Green Army

'This is our first Olympics so there's still an element that other countries will think of us as underdogs'

Mar 31st 2021, 8:10 PM 9,267 Views 0 Comments

Chloe Watkins and the Irish women’s hockey team are aiming for another memorable summer.

# green-army - Thursday 11 March, 2021

Cruciate injury rules World Cup silver medallist out as Ireland name squad to face GB in Belfast
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# Green Army

Cruciate injury rules World Cup silver medallist out as Ireland name squad to face GB in Belfast

Mar 11th 2021, 10:42 AM 3,752 Views 0 Comments

Sean Dancer’s Green Army are in action on home soil this weekend as they ramp up preparations for summer.

# green-army - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Ireland to play first home games since 2019 with Belfast series against Great Britain
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# Green Army

Ireland to play first home games since 2019 with Belfast series against Great Britain

Mar 2nd 2021, 2:44 PM 2,515 Views 0 Comments

The SoftCo Series will see Ireland play Great Britain at Queen’s University on March 13, 14 and 16.

# green-army - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Ireland cap productive five-game series in Spain with a draw as road to Tokyo continues
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Ireland cap productive five-game series in Spain with a draw as road to Tokyo continues

Jan 17th 2021, 4:14 PM 4,086 Views 0 Comments

Two wins, two draws and one defeat is a strong return against the world and European bronze medalists.

# green-army - Thursday 12 November, 2020

The CAO mix-up that saw an Olympic-bound Irish star become an engineer for a top Indy racing team
# Twist Of Fate
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# Twist Of Fate

The CAO mix-up that saw an Olympic-bound Irish star become an engineer for a top Indy racing team

Nov 12th 2020, 6:00 AM 7,916 Views 0 Comments

Nicci Daly worked with the Juncos Racing team for two years.

# green-army - Friday 21 February, 2020

Katie Fitzhenry's return one of two Ireland changes for clash with England
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# Green Army

Katie Fitzhenry's return one of two Ireland changes for clash with England

Feb 21st 2020, 12:05 PM 2,934 Views 0 Comments

Adam Griggs has unveiled his team for Sunday’s Women’s Six Nations game in Doncaster.

# green-army - Friday 27 December, 2019

'After the game we said a prayer. We believe God is the one who has given us the gift to play at that level'
# Audience Of One
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# Audience Of One

'After the game we said a prayer. We believe God is the one who has given us the gift to play at that level'

Dec 27th 2019, 1:08 PM 23,926 Views 85 Comments

Ireland hockey star Bethany Barr talks to The42 about her faith and looking forward to the Olympics.

# green-army - Friday 20 December, 2019

Tiernan O'Halloran returns from injury to start for Connacht against Munster
# Green Army
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# Green Army

Tiernan O'Halloran returns from injury to start for Connacht against Munster

Dec 20th 2019, 12:20 PM 10,282 Views 33 Comments

Quinn Roux will wear the captain’s armband at the Sportsground as he makes his 100th Connacht appearance.

# green-army - Friday 6 December, 2019

Goalkeeper hero up for world hockey award after helping Ireland seal Olympic qualification
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# In The Running

Goalkeeper hero up for world hockey award after helping Ireland seal Olympic qualification

Dec 6th 2019, 9:06 PM 3,201 Views 0 Comments

Ayeisha McFerran has been nominated for the second year in-a-row.

# green-army - Saturday 9 November, 2019

'I wasn't doing it for myself, I wasn't doing it for the team, I was doing it for God' - Ireland hockey star
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# Inspiring

'I wasn't doing it for myself, I wasn't doing it for the team, I was doing it for God' - Ireland hockey star

Nov 9th 2019, 2:07 PM 51,606 Views 102 Comments

Bethany and Serena Barr talk about their faith and their older sister Charlene who died in 2010.

# green-army - Monday 4 November, 2019

'We weren’t going to give up this again' - Ireland hero rejoices after scoring in sudden death drama
# Ticket To Tokyo
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# Ticket To Tokyo

'We weren’t going to give up this again' - Ireland hero rejoices after scoring in sudden death drama

Nov 4th 2019, 9:00 AM 20,392 Views 12 Comments

Chloe Watkins showed nerves of steel to help her side secure Olympic qualification.

# green-army - Sunday 3 November, 2019

'I was like 'guys, stop'' - Ireland star keeper recalls frantic moments before Olympic spot was secure
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# Speechless

'I was like 'guys, stop'' - Ireland star keeper recalls frantic moments before Olympic spot was secure

Nov 3rd 2019, 11:02 PM 5,320 Views 1 Comment

The Green Army secured their place at the Olympics after a two-legged battle with Canada.

# green-army - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Ireland dominate but Canada survive Olympic qualifier first leg in front of record attendance
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Ireland dominate but Canada survive Olympic qualifier first leg in front of record attendance

Nov 2nd 2019, 8:30 PM 37,939 Views 32 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side were unable to break the deadlock at a very wet Energia Park.

'It is difficult to come off the high of the World Cup. It’s something you don’t address'
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# Looking Forward

'It is difficult to come off the high of the World Cup. It’s something you don’t address'

Nov 2nd 2019, 12:00 PM 21,464 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland women’s hockey team are chasing Olympic qualification after facing challenging times in recent months.

# green-army - Friday 1 November, 2019

5am starts, job sharing, and the ex-Ireland captain Dad helping get pitch ready for Olympic qualifier
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# Like Father Like Daughter

5am starts, job sharing, and the ex-Ireland captain Dad helping get pitch ready for Olympic qualifier

Nov 1st 2019, 3:00 PM 29,631 Views 9 Comments

Philip Matthews, father of hockey star Hannah Matthews, is among those who are getting Energia Park in order for this weekend.

# green-army - Tuesday 29 October, 2019

'We cover as many 'what ifs' as possible' - Ireland women's hockey out to avoid men's Olympic agony
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'We cover as many 'what ifs' as possible' - Ireland women's hockey out to avoid men's Olympic agony

Oct 29th 2019, 7:00 AM 2,376 Views 0 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side welcome Canada this weekend with a ticket to Tokyo on the line.

# green-army - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Home advantage key for Ireland on road to Tokyo but uncertainty remains over venue
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# Olympic Qualifier

Home advantage key for Ireland on road to Tokyo but uncertainty remains over venue

Sep 10th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,651 Views 0 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side will host Canada in November but the team still do not know where the two-legged tie will be played.

# green-army - Monday 12 August, 2019

New coach Dancer names first squad as Ireland head for European Championships
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New coach Dancer names first squad as Ireland head for European Championships

Aug 12th 2019, 12:50 PM 3,943 Views 0 Comments

Nikki Evans is back in the fold for the upcoming tournament in Belgium.

# green-army - Thursday 25 July, 2019

All-Ireland champions announce side for semi-final showdown with Kilkenny
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All-Ireland champions announce side for semi-final showdown with Kilkenny

Jul 25th 2019, 9:36 PM 15,095 Views 18 Comments

Limerick manager John Kiely has kept faith with the side that overcame Tipperary in the Munster final.

# green-army - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Home support and set-piece strength key to Ireland's Olympic bid
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# Marching On

Home support and set-piece strength key to Ireland's Olympic bid

Jun 16th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,406 Views 2 Comments

The Green Army face Korea in this afternoon’s FIH Series final at Banbridge.

# green-army - Saturday 15 June, 2019

'These are the days we train for and the moments we put all our lives into'
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'These are the days we train for and the moments we put all our lives into'

Jun 15th 2019, 6:30 PM 9,719 Views 2 Comments

Ireland have taken a significant step on the road to Tokyo 2020.

# green-army - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Ireland send out statement as they fire 11 past Singapore for three wins from three
# Road To Tokyo
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# Road To Tokyo

Ireland send out statement as they fire 11 past Singapore for three wins from three

Jun 11th 2019, 4:00 PM 5,835 Views 4 Comments

The Green Army are through to the semi-finals at the FIH Final Series.

# green-army - Friday 31 May, 2019

Ireland's World Cup heroes name squad for Olympic qualifiers on home soil
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# Green Army

Ireland's World Cup heroes name squad for Olympic qualifiers on home soil

May 31st 2019, 11:26 AM 3,706 Views 2 Comments

An 18-strong squad has been announced for next week’s qualifying tournament in Banbridge.

# green-army - Thursday 25 April, 2019

New Ireland women's hockey coach named after interesting switch-up with NZ
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New Ireland women's hockey coach named after interesting switch-up with NZ

Apr 25th 2019, 10:45 PM 25,434 Views 7 Comments

Graham Shaw’s successor has been announced as former Black Sticks assistant coach Sean Dancer.

# green-army - Monday 15 April, 2019

Tickets on sale as Ireland's World Cup heroes set for Tokyo 2020 qualifiers on home soil
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Tickets on sale as Ireland's World Cup heroes set for Tokyo 2020 qualifiers on home soil

Apr 15th 2019, 9:01 PM 3,552 Views 3 Comments

A brilliant opportunity to support the national hockey team this summer.

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