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'It would be my greatest achievement as a coach, a manager and a player'
Jim Crawford’s Ireland side are 90 minutes away from an unprecedented Euros qualification.
Ireland need to prove a point in Dublin reunion with Armenia
Stephen Kenny’s side host Armenia in their final Nations League game tonight.
Return of POM and co. should see Munster past under-fire Dragons
19-year-old academy lock Edwin Edogbo is set for his debut off the bench.
Ireland's youngsters two games away from history
Jim Crawford’s side face Israel at Tallaght this evening in their first playoff match.
Railway Union begin Women's AIL title defence at UL Bohs
Dave Mervyn previews this weekend’s round two fixtures.
Can Shamrock Rovers make Irish football history tonight?
The Hoops are hoping to become the first Premier Division side ever to win an away group stage game in Europe.
Meeting of Belvedere and UL Bohs kicks-off new Women's All-Ireland League campaign
Dave Meryn previews this weekend’s round one fixtures.
Shamrock Rovers out to prove they belong among European elite as Conference League kicks off
Swedish side Djurgardens arrive at Tallaght Stadium tonight.
Letter from Bratislava: Another stop along the way as Ireland's journey continues
Vera Pauw’s World Cup play-off bound side face Slovakia in their final group game today.
Celtic one of the few potential surprise packages as Champions League shadow-boxing returns
We preview the group stages that kick off tomorrow evening.
Rennie keeps faith with Wallabies team that beat South Africa as wounded Boks prepare for 'final'
The hosts start with an unchanged side for the first time since Dave Rennie took over as coach from Michael Cheika.
'Incomparable' Ireland out to Finnish the job after learning from ghost of Kyiv
Vera Pauw’s side can secure a play-off position at a sold-out Tallaght Stadium tonight, as the World Cup dream hits new heights.
Shamrock Rovers left needing a miracle in return meeting with Ferencvaros
Rovers trail the Hungarian champions 4-0 from the first leg of their Europa League play-off.
Casey on Boxing: Usyk will take Joshua's soul in an event that lacks one
Gavan Casey takes a closer look at Saturday’s heavyweight title showdown in Saudi Arabia.
Shelbourne and USA legend Heather O'Reilly to realise Champions League dream
But a big challenge lies ahead for Noel King’s side in Slovenia.
Shamrock Rovers face Shkupi on the cusp of big European achievement - just don't expect to see it on TV
Shamrock Rovers can guarantee group stage football by progressing through the Europa League against Shkupi tonight.
Preview: Rovers learning from past European mistakes as opportunity knocks against Shkupi
The Hoops can guarantee group stage football in Europe with progress against the champions of North Macedonia.
Praise for West Ham youngster starring at Pat's ahead of another big European night for Irish football
Joseph Anang was key as the Irish side overcame Mura on penalties in the last round.
3 key questions for Man City and Liverpool ahead of Community Shield kick-off
England’s big two collide once again today ahead of the new season.
7 Irish storylines to follow in the new EFL Championship season
The players and teams to track as a new season gets underway.
Preview: Shamrock Rovers head to Bulgaria for daunting Champions League task
The Hoops face Ludogorets in the first leg of their Champions League second qualifying round tonight.
Analysis: Kilkenny still need to prove they can manage the modern game against the best
Hurling analyst Sean Flynn breaks down where Sunday’s All-Ireland final is likely to be won and lost, and gives his big-match prediction.
Fifth All-Ireland quarter-final in-a-row for Déise, and a tough task against camogie powerhouse
There are two places in the final-four up for grabs in Semple Stadium this weekend.
'It is the chance of a lifetime, a massive occasion - something like this is gold dust'
Ireland and New Zealand go head to head in Wellington tomorrow knowing the series is on the line.
Tony Kelly: 'Having Brian Cody and the Kilkenny lads’ experience is obviously a plus'
The Treaty are chasing three in-a-row, and Kilkenny stand in their way.
'No excuses' as Rovers go to Malta to seal Champions League progression
The Hoops hold a three-goal first-leg advantage against opponents who have changed manager since the game in Tallaght.
New Zealand's mission to avenge last November's defeat brings back bad memories
The All Blacks have a habit of settling scores. Revenge could be a dish served cold in Auckland tomorrow.
This is where Ireland's World Cup begins - in a Waikato winter rather than under a French sun
The Māori All Blacks have taken some big scalps over the years – tomorrow’s tour match is a chance for Andy Farrell to see if his untested kids can rise to the challenge of international rugby.
Different challenge from 11-0 hammering but Ireland win expected in Gori
Vera Pauw’s Girls In Green face Georgia in their next World Cup qualifier today.
Preview: Depleted Ireland facing difficult task against Ukraine
Ireland round out a hectic four-game window in the Polish city of Łódź.
Preview: Ireland need unlikely result against Scotland to salvage wretched Nations League campaign
Ireland have lost of their opening two games in the competition so far, and today are seeking a first competitive home win in more than three years.
'We are alive and we are fighting' - Competition is secondary as Ireland and Ukraine meet for the first time
Ukraine are in Dublin for tonight’s clash in the Uefa Nations League.
Preview: Ireland out to break one of the worst Nations League records in Europe against Armenia
Stephen Kenny has set his side the target of winning their group – tonight Ireland take the first step in making good on his ambition.
Farewells and glimpses of the future as Connacht wrap up against Zebre
It has been a disappointing URC season for Andy Friend’s side but they can finish with a home win.
Roared on by the Red Army, Munster bid to dethrone the mighty Toulouse
More than 37,500 tickets have been sold for this Champions Cup quarter-final in Dublin.
All eyes on Frawley at 10 but Leinster's pack must lead charge in Cape Town
Leo Cullen has rotated his side again as Leinster look for a big win against the Stormers.
Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final
The two sides meet at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday for the league’s showpiece event.
Ireland out to start party of their own against top Swedes on World Cup hunt
Vera Pauw’s side face the world’s second-ranked side in Gothenburg this evening.
Parsons back, POM presents, scrum nous, UCC sessions - Ireland bid to rebound
Greg McWilliams’ side are desperate for a win against Italy in Cork this evening.
Cooney looks to Clermont win for inspiration ahead of big test against Dupont and Toulouse
‘It gives us massive confidence going to a big team, knowing we can come away with the win which we haven’t done in years gone by.’