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#Irish Abroad

# irish-abroad - Monday 4 March, 2019

Keatley and Sexton grab tries, while Irish trio make Pro D2 team of the week
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# Irish Abroad

Keatley and Sexton grab tries, while Irish trio make Pro D2 team of the week

Mar 4th 2019, 5:47 PM 15,299 Views 14 Comments

It was another busy weekend abroad for a raft of Irish-qualified players.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Matt Doherty: 'I'm playing in the Premier League every weekend. It's a dream come true'
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Matt Doherty: 'I'm playing in the Premier League every weekend. It's a dream come true'

Feb 20th 2019, 10:48 PM 7,679 Views 10 Comments

The Dubliner has been enjoying a stand-out campaign at Molineux in his debut Premier League season.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'Pep came over and congratulated me': Carlow striker Amond earns praise from Guardiola
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

'Pep came over and congratulated me': Carlow striker Amond earns praise from Guardiola

Feb 17th 2019, 11:09 AM 11,298 Views 7 Comments

Padraig Amond continued his impressive record of scoring in every round of the FA Cup against Man City.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Carlow's Padraig Amond scores against Man City but Newport suffer FA Cup exit
# Carlow Rising
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# Carlow Rising

Carlow's Padraig Amond scores against Man City but Newport suffer FA Cup exit

Feb 16th 2019, 7:29 PM 11,272 Views 8 Comments

Pep Guardiola’s men were 4-1 victors at Rondey Parade on Saturday with two late goals.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 9 February, 2019

McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead
# California
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# California

McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead

Feb 9th 2019, 8:49 AM 3,358 Views 0 Comments

Phil Mickelson, Lucas Glover, Scott Langley, Paul Casey and Jordan Spieth are all 10 under heading into Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Spike to make Boston return on bumper St Patrick's weekend for Irish boxing in America
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Spike to make Boston return on bumper St Patrick's weekend for Irish boxing in America

Feb 6th 2019, 2:28 PM 4,416 Views 1 Comment

Katie Taylor and Jono Carroll have world-title fights on Friday 15 March, while Michael Conlan returns to Madison Square Garden on St Patrick’s Day.

# irish-abroad - Monday 4 February, 2019

Ex-Connacht academy man Leader makes try-scoring debut for USA
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Connacht academy man Leader makes try-scoring debut for USA

Feb 4th 2019, 11:18 AM 7,722 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old Galway man moved to the States in 2015.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Ireland international Burke loaned out to League One Gillingham in search of playing time
# Deadline Day
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# Deadline Day

Ireland international Burke loaned out to League One Gillingham in search of playing time

Jan 31st 2019, 4:48 PM 6,474 Views 12 Comments

After 15 appearances and two goals for Preston, Graham Burke has gone on loan with the Gills.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 26 January, 2019

Second season of Major League Rugby sees increased Irish involvement
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Second season of Major League Rugby sees increased Irish involvement

Jan 26th 2019, 8:15 AM 12,056 Views 7 Comments

The new season in the US and Canada kicks off this weekend.

# irish-abroad - Friday 25 January, 2019

Callum O'Dowda on target with deft finish as Bristol City book FA Cup passage
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Callum O'Dowda on target with deft finish as Bristol City book FA Cup passage

Jan 25th 2019, 10:17 PM 6,977 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland international scored Bristol’s equaliser on Friday as they booked their place in the fifth round.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 19 January, 2019

The contrasting fortunes of those making Preston the most Irish club in England
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

The contrasting fortunes of those making Preston the most Irish club in England

Jan 19th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,893 Views 2 Comments

Andy Boyle and Kevin O’Connor are on their way out.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Ex-Ireland prop Fitzpatrick embedded in US rugby's exciting rise
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ireland prop Fitzpatrick embedded in US rugby's exciting rise

Jan 13th 2019, 7:30 AM 9,486 Views 0 Comments

The former Ulster man is head coach of the Houston SaberCats in Major League Rugby.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Two Irishmen charged with murder after man dies following attack in Sydney
# Australia
# Australia

Two Irishmen charged with murder after man dies following attack in Sydney

Jan 8th 2019, 7:11 AM 30,905 Views 0 Comments

A 66-year-old man died yesterday following injuries sustained in an attack in late December.

# irish-abroad - Monday 7 January, 2019

Rounding up all of the Irish involvement in the third round of the FA Cup
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Rounding up all of the Irish involvement in the third round of the FA Cup

Jan 7th 2019, 6:38 PM 3,692 Views 1 Comment

There were almost 40 Irish players in action across the third round of English football’s revered competition.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

3 LOI players who made the move to Britain in 2018 and 3 who might in 2019
# Magic Plane
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# Magic Plane

3 LOI players who made the move to Britain in 2018 and 3 who might in 2019

Jan 1st 2019, 7:00 PM 15,726 Views 4 Comments

Who will join the likes of Graham Burke and Ronan Curtis abroad next year?

Irish-influenced New York to make mark on Major League Rugby in 2019
# Big Apple
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# Big Apple

Irish-influenced New York to make mark on Major League Rugby in 2019

Jan 1st 2019, 1:14 PM 39,594 Views 10 Comments

Paddy Ryan is one of a big contingent of Irish players involved in the club’s first season.

# irish-abroad - Monday 31 December, 2018

Irish embassies provided help to 344 citizens arrested abroad during a busy 2018
# Banged Up Abroad
# Banged Up Abroad

Irish embassies provided help to 344 citizens arrested abroad during a busy 2018

Dec 31st 2018, 12:34 PM 9,024 Views 8 Comments

Consular assistance was provided to Irish citizens in a range of circumstances this year.

# irish-abroad - Monday 24 December, 2018

12 pubs in Bangkok and a beach barbeque in Sydney: How the Irish celebrate Christmas around the world
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

12 pubs in Bangkok and a beach barbeque in Sydney: How the Irish celebrate Christmas around the world

Dec 24th 2018, 12:01 PM 18,903 Views 4 Comments

We spoke to some Irish people who will be spending Christmas day across the miles this year.

# irish-abroad - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup

Dec 12th 2018, 1:00 PM 32,251 Views 8 Comments

Molloy moved to New Zealand in 2016 from Wexford Youths and currently plays for Team Wellington.

'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics

Dec 12th 2018, 12:48 PM 6,601 Views 2 Comments

Conor O’Malley saved three penalties against Bradford to book Peterborough’s place in the FA Cup third round.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Shaun Williams scores late Millwall equaliser but injury concern as Ireland duo both limp off
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Shaun Williams scores late Millwall equaliser but injury concern as Ireland duo both limp off

Dec 2nd 2018, 5:07 PM 3,409 Views 2 Comments

Both Williams and Aiden O’Brien limped off injured during their side’s 1-1 draw with Bristol City.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Cork's Alan Kelly named MLS Referee of the Year for third time in four years
# Top Of His Game
From The42
# Top Of His Game

Cork's Alan Kelly named MLS Referee of the Year for third time in four years

Dec 1st 2018, 10:34 AM 5,013 Views 2 Comments

The 43-year-old served as a League of Ireland referee for 15 years but moved to the USA in 2014.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 29 November, 2018

'I was only trying to add an extra zero onto Conor's contract!'
# Zebo
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# Zebo

'I was only trying to add an extra zero onto Conor's contract!'

Nov 29th 2018, 8:00 PM 63,186 Views 81 Comments

Simon Zebo is settling happily into life in Paris but still harbours hopes of playing for Ireland.

Edna O'Brien and nun working on Gaza Strip among diaspora receiving awards today
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Edna O'Brien and nun working on Gaza Strip among diaspora receiving awards today

Nov 29th 2018, 6:15 AM 8,547 Views 5 Comments

Ten people, chosen from 148 nominations, are set to be honoured by President Higgins today.

# irish-abroad - Monday 26 November, 2018

Ireland defender Ciaran Clark on target as Newcastle march on with third straight win
# Magpies
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# Magpies

Ireland defender Ciaran Clark on target as Newcastle march on with third straight win

Nov 26th 2018, 10:41 PM 6,516 Views 5 Comments

Matt Ritchie produced a contender for the worst miss of the season but the Magpies ran out 2-1 winners.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Inis Mór man Mullen returns to Ireland as a key part of the USA team
# Aran Islander
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# Aran Islander

Inis Mór man Mullen returns to Ireland as a key part of the USA team

Nov 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 14,320 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old tighthead prop moved to the States eight years ago.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Towell 'a little bit closer' to Ireland cap after being named in back-to-back provisional squads
# Richie
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# Richie

Towell 'a little bit closer' to Ireland cap after being named in back-to-back provisional squads

Nov 20th 2018, 3:07 PM 6,639 Views 3 Comments

Richie Towell made the last two provisional panels and has ambitions to make it all the way into Martin O’Neill’s final squad.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Promising Ireland U21 striker Curtis named man-of-the-match after FA Cup debut
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Promising Ireland U21 striker Curtis named man-of-the-match after FA Cup debut

Nov 10th 2018, 3:50 PM 8,352 Views 6 Comments

Ronan Curtis put in a commanding display as Portsmouth eased past Maidenhead United 4-0 on Saturday.

# irish-abroad - Friday 9 November, 2018

Serie A's new star Steph Roche eyeing local derby for full return after 'whirlwind' year
# Fresh Start
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# Fresh Start

Serie A's new star Steph Roche eyeing local derby for full return after 'whirlwind' year

Nov 9th 2018, 12:55 PM 3,281 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland striker is dealing with a minor ankle injury but is ‘buzzing’ for Florentia to face Fiorentina.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 8 November, 2018

'I have high hopes' - Departed Cork City star Beattie seals move to US club
# American Dream
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# American Dream

'I have high hopes' - Departed Cork City star Beattie seals move to US club

Nov 8th 2018, 3:57 PM 5,136 Views 1 Comment

The fan-favourite on Leeside has signed for USL League One side Chattanooga Red Wolves SC.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 3 November, 2018

Cork man Quill part of the 'Irish mafia' helping US rugby to new heights
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Cork man Quill part of the 'Irish mafia' helping US rugby to new heights

Nov 3rd 2018, 7:00 AM 22,290 Views 1 Comment

The former Dolphin and Munster academy back row is a key part of the Eagles squad.

# irish-abroad - Monday 29 October, 2018

Irish people up to the age of 35 will now be eligible for Australian working visa
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Irish people up to the age of 35 will now be eligible for Australian working visa

Oct 29th 2018, 7:00 AM 35,211 Views 18 Comments

The change will take effect from this week, allowing more Irish people the chance to get an Australian working visa.

# irish-abroad - Monday 8 October, 2018

Zebo keeps scoring, a debut for Foley, and POC's Stade win again
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Zebo keeps scoring, a debut for Foley, and POC's Stade win again

Oct 8th 2018, 4:45 PM 16,240 Views 8 Comments

Here’s how the Irish players and coaches based abroad did in recent days.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 7 October, 2018

'He showed why he is such an important player for us' - Preston boss hails Sean Maguire after eight weeks out
# Seanie Maguire
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# Seanie Maguire

'He showed why he is such an important player for us' - Preston boss hails Sean Maguire after eight weeks out

Oct 7th 2018, 2:46 PM 11,369 Views 1 Comment

Preston secured an impressive 4-0 victory on Saturday with Ireland duo Sean Maguire and Callum Robinson instrumental.

'I took the road less travelled when I came to America but this is where I belong'
# Texas Forever
From The42
# Texas Forever

'I took the road less travelled when I came to America but this is where I belong'

Oct 7th 2018, 10:00 AM 29,565 Views 4 Comments

Paul Caffrey never quite made it as a professional footballer but having taken a few risks he’s pretty happy with how everything turned out.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Matt Doherty scores first Premier League goal as Ireland defender's strike sees off Crystal Palace
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

Matt Doherty scores first Premier League goal as Ireland defender's strike sees off Crystal Palace

Oct 6th 2018, 5:15 PM 7,157 Views 7 Comments

Wolves continue to impress in the Premier League, as they went six games unbeaten thanks to a 1-0 win at Crystal Palace.

'Ross, Joey and Johnny were established and I couldn't really see things changing'
# Irish Abroad
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# Irish Abroad

'Ross, Joey and Johnny were established and I couldn't really see things changing'

Oct 6th 2018, 9:00 AM 19,008 Views 10 Comments

Cathal Marsh will be playing rugby in the US after signing for Rugby United New York.

# irish-abroad - Friday 5 October, 2018

Irish woman drowns in Croatia
# Split
# Split

Irish woman drowns in Croatia

Oct 5th 2018, 3:56 PM 42,549 Views 1 Comment

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance to the woman’s family.

# irish-abroad - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

One month on from double wrist break McClean returns to action and provides assist for Stoke
# Back In Business
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# Back In Business

One month on from double wrist break McClean returns to action and provides assist for Stoke

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:45 PM 6,535 Views 1 Comment

The midfielder came on in the second half against Bolton for his first appearance since breaking his wrist in two places last month.

# irish-abroad - Monday 1 October, 2018

Geordan Murphy hails 'world class' Ford as Leicester Tigers end Premiership losing streak
# High Praise
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# High Praise

Geordan Murphy hails 'world class' Ford as Leicester Tigers end Premiership losing streak

Oct 1st 2018, 6:30 AM 5,872 Views 3 Comments

Leicester interim head coach Geordan Murphy praised George Ford after kicking the Tigers to a 19-15 win at home to Sale on Sunday.