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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Irish Abroad

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'We’ve got quality like Conor coming off the bench. He speaks for himself with his goal'
Conor Hourihane and Jack Grealish were instrumental as Aston Villa came from behind to beat West Brom.
# Irish Abroad
Louth native set to face Ireland after being named in Australia U20 squad
Michael McDonald helped his team to beat New Zealand last weekend.
# first impression
'He played like it was a training session': Kildare 19-year-old praised after Premier League debut
Ireland goalkeeper Mark Travers kept a debut clean sheet against Tottenham on Saturday.
# Up and Running
'I'm 42, not 92. People think you shouldn't be able to run after you're 40. I think I'm proving them wrong'
Mayo native Sinead Diver, who only took up running aged 32, finished 7th place at the London Marathon.
# O Captain My Captain
Ireland captain McCabe scores as Arsenal secure Women's Super League in front of record crowd
Ireland duo Katie McCabe and Louise Quinn were crowned champions on Sunday at the AMEX Stadium.
# Irish Abroad
Jerry Sexton, younger brother of Johnny, signs for the Pro14's Kings
The 26-year-old is currently captaining the Jersey Reds in the English Championship.
# Didsy
Ireland duo McGoldrick and Stevens run riot as Sheffield United edge closer towards Premier League promotion
McGoldrick scored a brace while Enda Stevens was also on target in a 3-0 victory against Hull City.
# easter attacks
Irish tourists urged to 'exercise a high degree of caution' as Sri Lanka curfew begins
No Irish citizens are believed to be among the dead or injured in yesterday’s fatal attacks.
# Double trouble
'What he did today, not every player can do' - Ireland international Robinson stars with double for Preston
Callum Robinson scored twice against Ipswich while Richard Keogh was also on target for Derby.
# Junior Wallabies
Louth man named in Australia U20 squad ahead of World Cup meeting with Ireland
Michael McDonald has been included in the Junior Wallabies squad for the Oceania Championships.
# Magic of the Cup
Ireland defender Matt Doherty breaks the deadlock at Wembley in FA Cup semi-final
The 27-year-old’s header broke the deadlock, before Wolves suffered a dramatic 3-2 defeat in extra-time.
# Irish Abroad
'We're flying it at the moment': Ireland winger Horgan delighted with Edinburgh derby double
Daryl Horgan scored twice against Hearts yesterday to win the Edinburgh derby for Hibernian.
# Didsy
Sheffield United leapfrog Leeds into second thanks to McGoldrick winner against Preston
The 31-year-old continued his fine form after being named man-of-the-match in Ireland’s defeat of Georgia.
# Double delight
Daryl Horgan scores twice as Hibernian come from behind to shock Hearts in Edinburgh derby
The 26-year-old Galway native provided an impressive display at Tynecastle Park on Saturday.
# Boss
Who is Anne-Marie Tomchak? The Irish woman who's just been named British Vogue's new Digital Director
The Longford native is about to make waves in Condé Nast.
# Irish Abroad
5 Irish players earn starting berths for AFL openers this weekend
Kilkenny’s Darragh Joyce and Pearce Hanley of Mayo will be in opposition
# Sydney
Three Irishmen charged in Australia over alleged roof scamming operation
It is alleged the men targeted elderly homeowners in the scam.
# In form
McGoldrick scores 12th of the season for Sheffield United as Ireland internationals draw near
The 31-year-old was named in Mick McCarthy’s provisional squad to face Gibraltar and Georgia.
# Irish Abroad
Former Munster back row earns new coaching role in France
James Coughlan has been appointed to the role of Provence forwards coach.
# Irish Abroad
Madigan nails 88th-minute conversion to give Lam's Bristol a vital win
The 29-year-old showed his composure at the very death against Northampton.
# Irish Abroad
Keatley and Sexton grab tries, while Irish trio make Pro D2 team of the week
It was another busy weekend abroad for a raft of Irish-qualified players.
# Irish Abroad
Matt Doherty: 'I'm playing in the Premier League every weekend. It's a dream come true'
The Dubliner has been enjoying a stand-out campaign at Molineux in his debut Premier League season.
# Magic of the Cup
'Pep came over and congratulated me': Carlow striker Amond earns praise from Guardiola
Padraig Amond continued his impressive record of scoring in every round of the FA Cup against Man City.
# carlow rising
Carlow's Padraig Amond scores against Man City but Newport suffer FA Cup exit
Pep Guardiola’s men were 4-1 victors at Rondey Parade on Saturday with two late goals.
# California
McDowell in contention at Pebble Beach, while Mickelson and Spieth in five-way tie for lead
Phil Mickelson, Lucas Glover, Scott Langley, Paul Casey and Jordan Spieth are all 10 under heading into Saturday.
# Irish Abroad
Spike to make Boston return on bumper St Patrick's weekend for Irish boxing in America
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
Ex-Connacht academy man Leader makes try-scoring debut for USA
The 26-year-old Galway man moved to the States in 2015.
# Deadline Day
Ireland international Burke loaned out to League One Gillingham in search of playing time
After 15 appearances and two goals for Preston, Graham Burke has gone on loan with the Gills.
# Irish Abroad
Second season of Major League Rugby sees increased Irish involvement
The new season in the US and Canada kicks off this weekend.
# Irish Abroad
Callum O'Dowda on target with deft finish as Bristol City book FA Cup passage
The Ireland international scored Bristol’s equaliser on Friday as they booked their place in the fifth round.
# Irish Abroad
The contrasting fortunes of those making Preston the most Irish club in England
Andy Boyle and Kevin O’Connor are on their way out.
# Irish Abroad
Ex-Ireland prop Fitzpatrick embedded in US rugby's exciting rise
The former Ulster man is head coach of the Houston SaberCats in Major League Rugby.
# Australia
Two Irishmen charged with murder after man dies following attack in Sydney
A 66-year-old man died yesterday following injuries sustained in an attack in late December.
# Irish Abroad
Rounding up all of the Irish involvement in the third round of the FA Cup
There were almost 40 Irish players in action across the third round of English football’s revered competition.
# magic plane
3 LOI players who made the move to Britain in 2018 and 3 who might in 2019
Who will join the likes of Graham Burke and Ronan Curtis abroad next year?
# Big Apple
Irish-influenced New York to make mark on Major League Rugby in 2019
Paddy Ryan is one of a big contingent of Irish players involved in the club’s first season.
# Banged up abroad
Irish embassies provided help to 344 citizens arrested abroad during a busy 2018
Consular assistance was provided to Irish citizens in a range of circumstances this year.
# Irish Abroad
12 pubs in Bangkok and a beach barbeque in Sydney: How the Irish celebrate Christmas around the world
We spoke to some Irish people who will be spending Christmas day across the miles this year.
# Irish Abroad
Carlow's Eric Molloy set to become first Irish player since 2008 to play in Fifa Club World Cup
Molloy moved to New Zealand in 2016 from Wexford Youths and currently plays for Team Wellington.
# Irish Abroad
'I couldn't be happier': Ireland goalkeeper O'Malley satisfied with FA Cup penalty heroics
Conor O’Malley saved three penalties against Bradford to book Peterborough’s place in the FA Cup third round.