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#it's in the game

# its-in-the-game - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

EA Sports to stop making popular Fifa video game series after split
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# It's In The Game

EA Sports to stop making popular Fifa video game series after split

May 10th 2022, 7:25 PM 17,279 Views 21 Comments

The game will be rebranded as EA Sports FC.

# its-in-the-game - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Shelbourne striker completes hat-trick with 35-yard stunner
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# It's In The Game

Shelbourne striker completes hat-trick with 35-yard stunner

Apr 25th 2018, 3:23 PM 5,635 Views 7 Comments

He must have a foot like a traction engine.

# its-in-the-game - Friday 10 November, 2017

NBC to use the 'Madden Cam' view for most of next week's Thursday Night Football game
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# It's In The Game

NBC to use the 'Madden Cam' view for most of next week's Thursday Night Football game

Nov 10th 2017, 1:58 PM 6,355 Views 1 Comment

The new view came about completely by accident.

# its-in-the-game - Monday 5 June, 2017

A definitive ranking of the best sports computer games ever made
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# Game On

A definitive ranking of the best sports computer games ever made

Jun 5th 2017, 7:00 AM 10,585 Views 43 Comments

Disagree? You’re wrong.

# its-in-the-game - Monday 1 May, 2017

Cork City record 15th consecutive win to eliminate holders and reach semi-finals
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# It's In The Game

Cork City record 15th consecutive win to eliminate holders and reach semi-finals

May 1st 2017, 7:00 PM 7,850 Views 3 Comments

Dundalk and Galway United are also safely through to the last four of the EA Sports Cup.

# its-in-the-game - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Playing Fifa 17 on TV for money? BT Sport strike new deal to broadcast live matches
# Gaming
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# Gaming

Playing Fifa 17 on TV for money? BT Sport strike new deal to broadcast live matches

Feb 23rd 2017, 3:48 PM 6,201 Views 11 Comments

It’s the first time fans will be able to watch virtual football live on TV.

# its-in-the-game - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

A petition for EA to make a GAA Playstation game is gaining momentum
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# It's In The Game

A petition for EA to make a GAA Playstation game is gaining momentum

Dec 6th 2016, 11:06 AM 14,905 Views 24 Comments

And the Xbox, too. PLEASE.

# its-in-the-game - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Can you guess the year these Fifa games were released by their covers?
# Nostalgia
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# Nostalgia

Can you guess the year these Fifa games were released by their covers?

Sep 24th 2015, 5:34 PM 17,795 Views 16 Comments

Fifa 16 is officially out today so we’re taking a trip down memory lane.

# its-in-the-game - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Two unlikely players feature alongside Leo Messi on the Irish cover of Fifa 16
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# It's In The Game

Two unlikely players feature alongside Leo Messi on the Irish cover of Fifa 16

Sep 23rd 2015, 4:40 PM 12,533 Views 20 Comments

Even Andy Boyle and Ciaran O’Connor might be a little surprised by their inclusions.

# its-in-the-game - Thursday 28 May, 2015

FIFA 16 will allow you to play as women for the first time ever
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# It's In The Game

FIFA 16 will allow you to play as women for the first time ever

May 28th 2015, 7:27 PM 6,974 Views 20 Comments

Sadly, Ireland do not feature among the 12 national teams included in the computer game.

# its-in-the-game - Monday 6 April, 2015

Shamrock Rovers, Cork, Derry and Galway book EA Sports Cup quarter-final spots
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# It's In The Game

Shamrock Rovers, Cork, Derry and Galway book EA Sports Cup quarter-final spots

Apr 6th 2015, 9:00 PM 5,274 Views 0 Comments

Sligo, Waterford, Cabinteely and Cockhill Celtic are out.

# its-in-the-game - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

'If I go out tomorrow and play with my mates, I'll want to hit the same shots I hit at Augusta'
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# It's In The Game

'If I go out tomorrow and play with my mates, I'll want to hit the same shots I hit at Augusta'

Mar 10th 2015, 4:52 PM 12,792 Views 11 Comments

Shane Lowry is trying to keep everything in perspective ahead of his Masters debut.

# its-in-the-game - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

The aggro and the over-celebrator: What kind of FIFA player are you?
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# It's In The Game

The aggro and the over-celebrator: What kind of FIFA player are you?

Oct 22nd 2014, 10:30 AM 3,471 Views 4 Comments

Are you a replay merchant or a commentator?

# its-in-the-game - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Barry Murphy and Richie Towell are alongside Messi on the new FIFA 15 cover
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# It's In The Game

Barry Murphy and Richie Towell are alongside Messi on the new FIFA 15 cover

Sep 25th 2014, 1:15 PM 10,280 Views 8 Comments

You would understand if Leo was a little star-struck.

# its-in-the-game - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Kenny has the last laugh as Dundalk beat Hoops to EA Sports Cup
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# It's In The Game

Kenny has the last laugh as Dundalk beat Hoops to EA Sports Cup

Sep 20th 2014, 8:34 PM 2,587 Views 2 Comments

Two goals from Dane Massey and another from Pat Hoban gave Dundalk a 3-2 win against Shamrock Rovers.

# its-in-the-game - Monday 1 September, 2014

Croke Park Classic has a bright future... with the right teams
# Future
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# Future

Croke Park Classic has a bright future... with the right teams

Sep 1st 2014, 5:22 PM 4,803 Views 25 Comments

There’s no reason Ireland can’t become the home of college football in Europe.

# its-in-the-game - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Some people with far too much time on their hands have made a 'real life' version of FIFA
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# It's In The Game

Some people with far too much time on their hands have made a 'real life' version of FIFA

Jul 20th 2014, 1:38 PM 6,354 Views 8 Comments

This is what happens when there’s no World Cup isn’t it?

# its-in-the-game - Monday 6 May, 2013

9 alternative sports to try out this summer
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# It's In The Game

9 alternative sports to try out this summer

May 6th 2013, 12:00 PM 3,965 Views 12 Comments

With the sun shining, there’s no excuse not to get out and try something new.

# its-in-the-game - Sunday 21 April, 2013

The 15 best sports video games of all time
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# Gaming Greats

The 15 best sports video games of all time

Apr 21st 2013, 8:50 AM 4,251 Views 35 Comments

Because mashing buttons is much better than real exercise.

# its-in-the-game - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

WATCH: Tiger v Shaq
# Shaq Attack
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# Shaq Attack

WATCH: Tiger v Shaq

Mar 14th 2012, 10:30 PM 420 Views 0 Comments

Kung-fu golf, is that the new thing?