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#Green shoots

# green-shoots - Last month October 2022

'The performances are getting better but we are not there yet'
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# Green Shoots

'The performances are getting better but we are not there yet'

Oct 24th 2022, 1:46 PM 5,926 Views 0 Comments

It has been a difficult start to the season for Connacht but they have improved significantly in their last three games.

# green-shoots - This year 2022

Ireland U19s qualify for Euros Elite Phase after big win over Wales
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# Green Shoots

Ireland U19s qualify for Euros Elite Phase after big win over Wales

Sep 24th 2022, 4:54 PM 5,629 Views 4 Comments

Tom Mohan’s side struck twice late on to seal their progression with a game to spare.

Ireland U19s open Euro qualifying campaign on a high with 6-0 rout
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# Green Shoots

Ireland U19s open Euro qualifying campaign on a high with 6-0 rout

Sep 21st 2022, 6:19 PM 10,885 Views 2 Comments

Mark O’Mahony scored a hat-trick against Gibraltar.

Irish attacker scores on Blackburn debut, Shane Long marks first Reading start in 11 years with goal
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# Green Shoots

Irish attacker scores on Blackburn debut, Shane Long marks first Reading start in 11 years with goal

Aug 6th 2022, 6:05 PM 9,274 Views 1 Comment

Sam Szmodics swiftly endeared himself to his new fans, while Callum O’Dowda and Jimmy Dunne were also among the scorers.

Impressive Ireland warm up for World Cup qualifier with victory over Philippines
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# Green Shoots

Impressive Ireland warm up for World Cup qualifier with victory over Philippines

Jun 19th 2022, 7:26 PM 7,339 Views 1 Comment

Lily Agg scored on her debut to give Ireland a 1-0 victory in a friendly played in Turkey.

‘He’s got huge potential’ – James Tarkowski tipping Nathan Collins for the top
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# Green Shoots

‘He’s got huge potential’ – James Tarkowski tipping Nathan Collins for the top

May 6th 2022, 10:38 AM 4,516 Views 1 Comment

The Irish centre-back has impressed following his summer move from Stoke.

Ireland's Troy Parrott on target but MK Dons suffer blow in promotion chase
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# Green Shoots

Ireland's Troy Parrott on target but MK Dons suffer blow in promotion chase

Apr 16th 2022, 11:12 PM 10,649 Views 5 Comments

Elsewhere, it was a good day for Chiedozie Ogbene.

Nine-try Ireland U20s crush Scotland to claim Grand Slam success
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

Nine-try Ireland U20s crush Scotland to claim Grand Slam success

Mar 20th 2022, 7:13 PM 50,161 Views 17 Comments

Richie Murphy’s side are the first Ireland U20s generation to win a Grand Slam having had to travel to both France and England.

'I'm not worried about Ireland's loss in Paris - they are still capable of beating anyone'
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

'I'm not worried about Ireland's loss in Paris - they are still capable of beating anyone'

Feb 27th 2022, 8:02 AM 24,832 Views 10 Comments

As Ireland try to get their Six Nations campaign back on track, The42 speaks to a panel of experts about the big issues affecting the team and the competition.

4 Irish players on target as Portsmouth earn last-gasp draw
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

4 Irish players on target as Portsmouth earn last-gasp draw

Feb 26th 2022, 5:29 PM 6,433 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, Connor Ronan was sent off in the Scottish Premiership.

Irish international on target as West Brom end almost 8-hour wait for goal
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

Irish international on target as West Brom end almost 8-hour wait for goal

Feb 22nd 2022, 10:35 PM 6,556 Views 0 Comments

However, Jayson Molumby could not prevent a defeat for Steve Bruce’s side.

Ireland U21 international scores 3rd goal in 3 games, 39-year-old Wes Hoolahan on target
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

Ireland U21 international scores 3rd goal in 3 games, 39-year-old Wes Hoolahan on target

Feb 19th 2022, 6:12 PM 10,127 Views 1 Comment

Joel Bagan helped Cardiff earn a draw against Blackpool.

Irish youngsters key as Derby boost hopes of pulling off great escape
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

Irish youngsters key as Derby boost hopes of pulling off great escape

Feb 8th 2022, 10:46 PM 9,677 Views 2 Comments

Festy Ebosele and Jason Knight both started and produced influential displays for the Rams.

Doyle scores amid LOI rumours, Irish midfielder hits 4th goal in 5 games
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Doyle scores amid LOI rumours, Irish midfielder hits 4th goal in 5 games

Jan 1st 2022, 5:59 PM 12,741 Views 0 Comments

Mark Sykes is in excellent form for Oxford.

# green-shoots - Last year 2021

Ireland's dynamic midfield duo turn heads against Ronaldo, Fernandes and co
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Ireland's dynamic midfield duo turn heads against Ronaldo, Fernandes and co

Nov 11th 2021, 10:30 PM 11,078 Views 2 Comments

Josh Cullen and Jeff Hendrick put in a massive shift.

Ireland international on target as Birmingham halt Derby’s unbeaten run
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Ireland international on target as Birmingham halt Derby’s unbeaten run

Sep 10th 2021, 11:05 PM 6,100 Views 1 Comment

Scott Hogan scored the side’s first home league goal of the season – his 50th in the Championship and third in six games this season.

'They are certainly a talented crop' - Crawford excited by new faces in Irish U21 squad
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

'They are certainly a talented crop' - Crawford excited by new faces in Irish U21 squad

Sep 2nd 2021, 12:46 PM 5,561 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland U21s play Bosnia and Herzegovina on Friday in their opening European U21 Championship qualifier.

James McCarthy close to full fitness after Celtic cup cameo
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

James McCarthy close to full fitness after Celtic cup cameo

Aug 16th 2021, 3:41 PM 4,146 Views 1 Comment

The ireland midfielder came on in the 75th minute of Celtic’s Premier Sports Cup win over Heart.

The Ireland team named today can form the basis of the side for the next decade
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

The Ireland team named today can form the basis of the side for the next decade

Jul 8th 2021, 5:39 PM 12,452 Views 5 Comments

Andy Farrell opted for youth and power in the the team named to take on the USA on Saturday.

Rory McIlroy looking on the bright side despite extending winless run in majors
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

Rory McIlroy looking on the bright side despite extending winless run in majors

Jun 21st 2021, 9:28 AM 7,035 Views 8 Comments

The 32-year-old finished tied for seventh in San Diego.

Ireland U20s get Six Nations campaign over to perfect start with 6-try win
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Ireland U20s get Six Nations campaign over to perfect start with 6-try win

Jun 19th 2021, 4:53 PM 37,238 Views 24 Comments

Ireland defeated Scotland 38-7 in the opening game of the Six Nations.

Joe Schmidt touches base with former sidekick to wish Ireland's Under 20s luck
# Rising Stars
From The42
# Rising Stars

Joe Schmidt touches base with former sidekick to wish Ireland's Under 20s luck

Jun 19th 2021, 7:00 AM 22,099 Views 1 Comment

The Irish Under 20 side begin their Six Nations campaign against Scotland today and face five games in 24 days.

'These young players are similar to our seniors - they apply themselves well'
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

'These young players are similar to our seniors - they apply themselves well'

Jun 10th 2021, 3:53 PM 7,769 Views 5 Comments

Ireland Under 20 coach Richie Murphy is positive about the talent coming through at underage level ahead of this year’s Six Nations.

# green-shoots - All time

The most encouraging passage of attack in Ireland's entire autumn campaign
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

The most encouraging passage of attack in Ireland's entire autumn campaign

Dec 6th 2020, 12:08 PM 28,269 Views 5 Comments

The sequence leading to Duncan Taylor’s yellow card gave us a glimpse of what Ireland are trying to do.

'We want to create that sporting joy... but if a result doesn’t come around, it’s not going to stop the progress'
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

'We want to create that sporting joy... but if a result doesn’t come around, it’s not going to stop the progress'

Nov 30th 2020, 7:30 PM 2,809 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s Louise Quinn on tomorrow night’s all-important showdown against Germany, and her new Italian Job.

Analysis: Lowe shows quality but Ireland's attack misses too many chances
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# Analysis

Analysis: Lowe shows quality but Ireland's attack misses too many chances

Nov 14th 2020, 2:58 PM 8,876 Views 0 Comments

Mike Catt’s attack delivered some real smarts off set-piece but they blew some big opportunities.

Conor Hourihane on target in Aston Villa win
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Conor Hourihane on target in Aston Villa win

Sep 28th 2020, 7:52 PM 25,245 Views 4 Comments

It’s the 29-year-old midfielder’s first Premier League goal since December.

'I've probably found this week the hardest' - coping with Tokyo Olympics postponement
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

'I've probably found this week the hardest' - coping with Tokyo Olympics postponement

Jul 26th 2020, 6:30 PM 4,565 Views 0 Comments

Ireland hockey captain Katie Mullan talks to The42 on what would have been the opening week of the Tokyo Olympics.

CAO applications: Jump in demand for climate and transport college courses
# Green Shoots
# Green Shoots

CAO applications: Jump in demand for climate and transport college courses

Jul 8th 2020, 2:39 PM 22,262 Views 10 Comments

The date for the main body of offers for students completing the Leaving Cert has not yet been set.

What to expect in the first 100 days of the new FF-FG-Green government
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# Green Shoots

What to expect in the first 100 days of the new FF-FG-Green government

Jul 7th 2020, 6:10 AM 13,506 Views 30 Comments

There are big challenges ahead. Here’s what to look out for.

Former Bohs defender Warren O'Hora offered new Brighton deal
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Former Bohs defender Warren O'Hora offered new Brighton deal

Jun 3rd 2020, 1:14 PM 3,325 Views 2 Comments

The Dubliner is one of six U23 players being retained.

Irish trio feature as Arsenal overcome Liverpool
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# Green Shoots

Irish trio feature as Arsenal overcome Liverpool

Feb 13th 2020, 11:06 PM 2,673 Views 0 Comments

Katie McCabe, Louise Quinn and Niamh Fahey were all in action tonight.

Ireland underage international on target as Derby beat Dortmund in Uefa Youth League
# Young Guns
From The42
# Young Guns

Ireland underage international on target as Derby beat Dortmund in Uefa Youth League

Feb 11th 2020, 3:56 PM 6,853 Views 4 Comments

Eiran Cashin slotted home, while Festy Ebosele also starred for Derby County.

Mixed injury update ahead of Wales showdown, but key Ireland duo on course to return
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Mixed injury update ahead of Wales showdown, but key Ireland duo on course to return

Feb 6th 2020, 4:09 PM 3,308 Views 0 Comments

Out-half Ellen Murphy’s absence could open the door for Claire Keohane, who won her first 15s international cap on Sunday.

20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster
# Bright Spark
From The42
# Bright Spark

20-year-old Craig Casey's energy an exciting prospect for Munster

Jan 20th 2020, 6:39 PM 14,719 Views 38 Comments

The Shannon scrum-half showed his potential in a cameo off the bench at Thomond Park yesterday.

Irish duo feature as Arsenal reach cup semis
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Irish duo feature as Arsenal reach cup semis

Jan 15th 2020, 10:52 PM 3,560 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, it was a disappointing night for Megan Connolly and her Brighton team-mates.

Ireland U21 star Jason Knight ends Rams' long wait for a win ahead of Rooney bow
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Ireland U21 star Jason Knight ends Rams' long wait for a win ahead of Rooney bow

Dec 30th 2019, 10:13 PM 11,931 Views 2 Comments

Wayne Rooney watched on as the 18-year-old Dubliner scored twice against Charlton.

Improving attack, reducing onus on Sexton key as Farrell slips into hot seat
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Improving attack, reducing onus on Sexton key as Farrell slips into hot seat

Dec 24th 2019, 6:21 AM 7,267 Views 2 Comments

‘We’ve got to make sure we stand for something,” said the new head coach aiming to focus on more than just the details.

Irish duo on target as Newcastle and Brighton pick up victories
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Irish duo on target as Newcastle and Brighton pick up victories

Nov 2nd 2019, 5:30 PM 7,549 Views 2 Comments

Shane Duffy and Ciaran Clark helped their respective sides secure wins.

Ireland's young guns progress to U19 Euro Elite Round qualifiers with a game in hand
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Ireland's young guns progress to U19 Euro Elite Round qualifiers with a game in hand

Oct 6th 2019, 12:56 AM 5,853 Views 1 Comment

18-year-old Shelbourne star Alannah McEvoy was the goal-scoring hero for Dave Connell’s side.

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