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# green-army - This year 2022

Ireland on brink of European Championships qualification after Mullan grabs winner
# Winner Winner
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# Winner Winner

Ireland on brink of European Championships qualification after Mullan grabs winner

Aug 20th 2022, 5:18 PM 7,880 Views 0 Comments

Ireland made it two wins from two after a 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic.

Ireland must regroup for World Cup classification matches after defeat to Germany
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Ireland must regroup for World Cup classification matches after defeat to Germany

Jul 6th 2022, 5:23 PM 4,919 Views 2 Comments

The Green Army were unable to summon the victory required to reach the knockout stages.

Two of Ireland's Hockey World Cup clashes to be shown on RTÉ News Channel
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# TV

Two of Ireland's Hockey World Cup clashes to be shown on RTÉ News Channel

Jun 30th 2022, 7:35 PM 4,809 Views 1 Comment

The Green Army’s Pool A games against Chile and Germany will be shown live.

New-look Ireland squad for hockey World Cup as 5 uncapped players included
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# Green Army

New-look Ireland squad for hockey World Cup as 5 uncapped players included

Jun 17th 2022, 10:11 AM 4,913 Views 0 Comments

Sena Dancer has freshened up his panel.

# green-army - Last year 2021

Connacht make three changes for tomorrow's trip to the RDS
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Connacht make three changes for tomorrow's trip to the RDS

Dec 2nd 2021, 12:31 PM 6,346 Views 16 Comments

On the back of a comprehensive win over Ospreys, Andy Friend’s side are set to take on Leinster.

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

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

Oct 21st 2021, 3:08 PM 5,016 Views 1 Comment

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

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 6,417 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 31st 2021, 7:31 PM 7,049 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 10,111 Views 5 Comments

The Green Army fell to a 2-0 loss.

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

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

Jul 30th 2021, 7:33 AM 30,327 Views 20 Comments

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

'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 5,934 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 39,044 Views 28 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 21st 2021, 7:21 PM 4,237 Views 0 Comments

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

Disappointment for Ireland as Dancer's side fall to England in pursuit of World Cup spot
# Too Strong
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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 5,439 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.

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 5,156 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.

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 3,202 Views 0 Comments

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

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 2,002 Views 0 Comments

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

12 World Cup silver medallists in Dancer's Ireland squad for European Championships
# Super Summer
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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 2,380 Views 0 Comments

The Green Army have a massive summer ahead of them.

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

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

May 10th 2021, 11:04 PM 3,302 Views 1 Comment

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

'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 15,100 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.

'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 9,332 Views 0 Comments

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

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 3,783 Views 0 Comments

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

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 2,542 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 17th 2021, 4:14 PM 4,134 Views 0 Comments

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

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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 7,979 Views 0 Comments

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

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 2,950 Views 0 Comments

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

'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 23,996 Views 85 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 20th 2019, 12:20 PM 10,303 Views 33 Comments

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

Goalkeeper hero up for world hockey award after helping Ireland seal Olympic qualification
# In The Running
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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 3,238 Views 0 Comments

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

'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 51,724 Views 102 Comments

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

'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 20,415 Views 12 Comments

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

'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 5,345 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Nov 2nd 2019, 8:30 PM 37,977 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'
# Looking Forward
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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 21,527 Views 12 Comments

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

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 29,761 Views 9 Comments

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

'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 2,396 Views 0 Comments

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

Home advantage key for Ireland on road to Tokyo but uncertainty remains over venue
# Olympic Qualifier
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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 4,678 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.

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 3,964 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 25th 2019, 9:36 PM 15,141 Views 18 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 16th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,443 Views 2 Comments

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

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