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#Irish Abroad

# 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 30,917 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 3,696 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 15,770 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 39,648 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 9,065 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 18,919 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 32,267 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 6,620 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 3,418 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 5,026 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
From The42
# Zebo

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

Nov 29th 2018, 8:00 PM 63,224 Views 75 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 8,575 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
From The42
# Magpies

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

Nov 26th 2018, 10:41 PM 6,523 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
From The42
# Aran Islander

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

Nov 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 14,361 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
From The42
# Richie

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

Nov 20th 2018, 3:07 PM 6,646 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
From The42
# Magic Of The Cup

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

Nov 10th 2018, 3:50 PM 8,361 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
From The42
# Fresh Start

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

Nov 9th 2018, 12:55 PM 3,290 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
From The42
# American Dream

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

Nov 8th 2018, 3:57 PM 5,142 Views 2 Comments

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
From The42
# Irish Abroad

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

Nov 3rd 2018, 7:00 AM 22,377 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 35,217 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
From The42
# Irish Abroad

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

Oct 8th 2018, 4:45 PM 16,246 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
From The42
# 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 11,371 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 29,665 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
From The42
# Irish Abroad

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

Oct 6th 2018, 5:15 PM 7,158 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
From The42
# Irish Abroad

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

Oct 6th 2018, 9:00 AM 19,051 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 42,554 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
From The42
# 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 6,537 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
From The42
# High Praise

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

Oct 1st 2018, 6:30 AM 5,877 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.

# irish-abroad - Sunday 23 September, 2018

'Best day of my life' - US-based Ireland international O'Sullivan wins National Women's Soccer League title
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'Best day of my life' - US-based Ireland international O'Sullivan wins National Women's Soccer League title

Sep 23rd 2018, 5:17 PM 20,522 Views 4 Comments

Denise O’Sullivan was an integral member of the NC Courage side which were crowned National Women’s Soccer League champions.

# irish-abroad - Monday 17 September, 2018

Zebo scores, McCall's Sarries march on and Patterson dots down for Pirates
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Zebo scores, McCall's Sarries march on and Patterson dots down for Pirates

Sep 17th 2018, 4:43 PM 10,351 Views 12 Comments

It was another busy weekend in England and French rugby for a raft of Irish-qualified players.

# irish-abroad - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Ex-Connacht men Leader and O'Toole called into USA Men's Selects squad
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Ex-Connacht men Leader and O'Toole called into USA Men's Selects squad

Sep 13th 2018, 9:27 AM 8,206 Views 1 Comment

Former Trinity and Munster U20 playmaker Conor Kearns has also been included.

# irish-abroad - Monday 10 September, 2018

Ex-Munster man Casey makes Top 14 debut as Zebo and Ryan score tries
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Ex-Munster man Casey makes Top 14 debut as Zebo and Ryan score tries

Sep 10th 2018, 5:59 PM 15,728 Views 4 Comments

Gareth Steenson has helped Exeter Chiefs to an excellent start to the new season.

# irish-abroad - Monday 3 September, 2018

Strong start for Madigan and Bristol as Parata scores on Pirates debut
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Strong start for Madigan and Bristol as Parata scores on Pirates debut

Sep 3rd 2018, 4:07 PM 10,935 Views 8 Comments

Gareth Steenson and Ian Whitten helped Exeter to begin their season with a win.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Two of Preston's Irish contingent on target in the Championship
# Goals Galore
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# Goals Galore

Two of Preston's Irish contingent on target in the Championship

Sep 1st 2018, 5:35 PM 6,797 Views 4 Comments

Alan Browne and Callum Robinson scored as their side were held 2-2 by Bolton.

'I knew it was a place I wanted to come' - Ireland defender Andy Boyle seals loan move to Dundee
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

'I knew it was a place I wanted to come' - Ireland defender Andy Boyle seals loan move to Dundee

Sep 1st 2018, 4:41 PM 4,347 Views 5 Comments

The former Dundalk centre back has fallen out of favour under Alex Neil at Preston.

Cork Con man Quinlan takes pro rugby shot in the south of France
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Cork Con man Quinlan takes pro rugby shot in the south of France

Sep 1st 2018, 7:15 AM 13,069 Views 3 Comments

The 23-year-old out-half has joined Fédérale 1 side Narbonne.

# irish-abroad - Friday 31 August, 2018

Liverpool defender and Ireland international Corey Whelan joins Crewe Alexandra on loan
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Liverpool defender and Ireland international Corey Whelan joins Crewe Alexandra on loan

Aug 31st 2018, 6:53 PM 5,244 Views 2 Comments

The 20-year-old defender was appointed Liverpool’s U23 captain last season.

Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Ex-Ireland U20 captain Annett gets first Premiership start since 2016

Aug 31st 2018, 2:34 PM 6,665 Views 12 Comments

The former Ulster hooker has suffered greatly with injuries in the last year and a half.

# irish-abroad - Monday 27 August, 2018

Irish centre Brendan Macken set to join Declan Kidney's London Irish
# Irish Abroad
From The42
# Irish Abroad

Irish centre Brendan Macken set to join Declan Kidney's London Irish

Aug 27th 2018, 7:00 PM 10,222 Views 0 Comments

The former Leinster midfielder has spent the summer with Leicester Tigers.

# irish-abroad - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Daryl Murphy scores 87th minute equaliser as Nottingham Forest fight back to claim point
# Absolute Scenes
From The42
# Absolute Scenes

Daryl Murphy scores 87th minute equaliser as Nottingham Forest fight back to claim point

Aug 25th 2018, 8:17 PM 6,545 Views 6 Comments

The 35-year-old scored seven goals in 12 Championship games for Forest last season and bagged a dramatic late leveller on Saturday.