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#uefa nations league

# uefa-nations-league - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

'People see I'm tall and assume I am slow and unagile, but I'm comfortable in midfield'
# Versatile
From The42
# Versatile

'People see I'm tall and assume I am slow and unagile, but I'm comfortable in midfield'

Jun 15th 2022, 11:00 PM 17,401 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Collins reflects on his wonder-goal against Ukraine and his early days as a midfielder.

Time to move beyond age of reactionary anger when assessing Ireland
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

Time to move beyond age of reactionary anger when assessing Ireland

Jun 15th 2022, 6:00 PM 13,782 Views 14 Comments

The words of Graeme Souness ring true: “It’s the players. You’re either a f****** player or you’re not. You’re a big player or you’re not a big player.”

# uefa-nations-league - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

'We're leaving the stadium disappointed that we haven't won the game'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'We're leaving the stadium disappointed that we haven't won the game'

Jun 14th 2022, 11:11 PM 9,282 Views 14 Comments

Stephen Kenny reacts to the 1-1 draw with Ukraine.

Collins wonder-goal lights up Ireland's thrilling draw with Ukraine
# Honours Even
From The42
# Honours Even

Collins wonder-goal lights up Ireland's thrilling draw with Ukraine

Jun 14th 2022, 9:58 PM 42,764 Views 65 Comments

Collins scored an exceptional goal as Ireland were held 1-1 in the Polish city of Lodz.

Scott Hogan starts as Kenny makes three changes for Ukraine clash
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Scott Hogan starts as Kenny makes three changes for Ukraine clash

Jun 14th 2022, 6:33 PM 5,252 Views 2 Comments

Ireland have a much-depleted back line for tonight’s game in Poland.

Obafemi absence confirmed for Ireland while Ebosele gets opportunity
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

Obafemi absence confirmed for Ireland while Ebosele gets opportunity

Jun 14th 2022, 10:34 AM 6,696 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Kenny had already admitted the Swansea City striker was a major doubt after limping off with a groin injury following the win over Scotland.

'I've been picked for every single squad I've been available for, which is something I'm very proud of'
# James McClean
From The42
# James McClean

'I've been picked for every single squad I've been available for, which is something I'm very proud of'

Updated Jun 14th 2022, 8:30 AM 26,520 Views 19 Comments

James McClean looks set to captain Ireland against Ukraine tonight, as he inches closer to his 100th cap.

Preview: Depleted Ireland facing difficult task against Ukraine
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Preview: Depleted Ireland facing difficult task against Ukraine

Jun 14th 2022, 6:00 AM 4,387 Views 0 Comments

Ireland round out a hectic four-game window in the Polish city of Łódź.

# uefa-nations-league - Monday 13 June, 2022

Michael Obafemi to miss Ireland's Nations League clash with Ukraine
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

Michael Obafemi to miss Ireland's Nations League clash with Ukraine

Jun 13th 2022, 6:14 PM 9,120 Views 3 Comments

There is more encouraging news for Chiedozie Ogbene.

Ukraine hit with striker blow but shake off squad illness ahead of Ireland clash
# Opposition View
From The42
# Opposition View

Ukraine hit with striker blow but shake off squad illness ahead of Ireland clash

Jun 13th 2022, 4:39 PM 4,342 Views 0 Comments

Ukraine defender Vitaly Mykolenko paid tribute to Seamus Coleman ahead of tomorrow’s clash with Ireland in the Uefa Nations League.

'Where did that come from?' - Clarke still scratching head over Scots' Dublin defeat
# Autopsy
From The42
# Autopsy

'Where did that come from?' - Clarke still scratching head over Scots' Dublin defeat

Jun 13th 2022, 3:35 PM 5,974 Views 2 Comments

‘Football is a strange game at times.’

# uefa-nations-league - Sunday 12 June, 2022

'After Belgium people thought we were absolutely brilliant, then we lose a game and it's a catastrophe'
# Even Keel
From The42
# Even Keel

'After Belgium people thought we were absolutely brilliant, then we lose a game and it's a catastrophe'

Jun 12th 2022, 11:00 PM 5,919 Views 12 Comments

Stephen Kenny reflects on the extremes of reaction that come with his job.

Fans repeat calls for Baraclough to go as Northern Ireland rescue late draw with Cyprus
# Pressure
From The42
# Pressure

Fans repeat calls for Baraclough to go as Northern Ireland rescue late draw with Cyprus

Jun 12th 2022, 4:31 PM 4,976 Views 1 Comment

Jonny Evans levelled late on but Baraclough’s side have still never won a Nations League fixture.

# uefa-nations-league - Saturday 11 June, 2022

Michael Obafemi emerges as doubt for Ukraine game after Scotland heroics
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Michael Obafemi emerges as doubt for Ukraine game after Scotland heroics

Jun 11th 2022, 8:26 PM 13,234 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Kenny also praised Ireland’s ‘most significant home win in seven years.’

Michael Obafemi stars in Ireland's dominant victory over Scotland
# Three And Easy
From The42
# Three And Easy

Michael Obafemi stars in Ireland's dominant victory over Scotland

Jun 11th 2022, 6:55 PM 57,881 Views 83 Comments

Obafemi scored a stunning goal in what proved to be Ireland’s first-ever win in the Uefa Nations League.

Obafemi makes first start as Stephen Kenny rings the changes for Scotland clash
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Obafemi makes first start as Stephen Kenny rings the changes for Scotland clash

Jun 11th 2022, 3:46 PM 6,981 Views 6 Comments

Troy Parrott and Jayson Molumby are also handed starts in a youthful Irish side.

Anger is an energy that Ireland need to use for inspiration
# Love/Hate
From The42
# Love/Hate

Anger is an energy that Ireland need to use for inspiration

Jun 11th 2022, 8:30 AM 5,559 Views 1 Comment

It’s only eight years since Ireland faced Scotland during the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign. The landscape has changed but challenges remain the same.

Preview: Ireland need unlikely result against Scotland to salvage wretched Nations League campaign
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Preview: Ireland need unlikely result against Scotland to salvage wretched Nations League campaign

Jun 11th 2022, 7:30 AM 2,960 Views 6 Comments

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.

# uefa-nations-league - Friday 10 June, 2022

'Ireland need foothold in group to make games in September meaningful' - Scotland boss Clarke
# Pressure
From The42
# Pressure

'Ireland need foothold in group to make games in September meaningful' - Scotland boss Clarke

Jun 10th 2022, 3:27 PM 5,776 Views 4 Comments

Visiting manager wary Stephen Kenny’s side can use Dublin clash as the catalyst for a Nations League rescue bid.

Kenny insists he isn't feeling the pressure as search for Nations League win goes on
# Staying Calm
From The42
# Staying Calm

Kenny insists he isn't feeling the pressure as search for Nations League win goes on

Jun 10th 2022, 1:04 PM 11,088 Views 26 Comments

Ireland have lost their opening two games of the group, and haven’t won a competitive home game in over three years.

# uefa-nations-league - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Tsygankov free-kick condemns Ireland to another defeat in the Nations League
# Report
From The42
# Report

Tsygankov free-kick condemns Ireland to another defeat in the Nations League

Jun 8th 2022, 9:54 PM 39,616 Views 115 Comments

Ukraine were 1-0 winners at the Aviva Stadium tonight.

Two changes as Stephen Kenny names Irish team to face Ukraine
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Two changes as Stephen Kenny names Irish team to face Ukraine

Jun 8th 2022, 6:34 PM 13,301 Views 7 Comments

The visitors have changed almost their entire team.

'We are alive and we are fighting' - Competition is secondary as Ireland and Ukraine meet for the first time
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

'We are alive and we are fighting' - Competition is secondary as Ireland and Ukraine meet for the first time

Updated Jun 8th 2022, 8:52 AM 12,819 Views 5 Comments

Ukraine are in Dublin for tonight’s clash in the Uefa Nations League.

# uefa-nations-league - Tuesday 7 June, 2022

Coleman out but  wholesale changes not expected for Ukraine clash
# Update
From The42
# Update

Coleman out but wholesale changes not expected for Ukraine clash

Jun 7th 2022, 1:54 PM 5,657 Views 12 Comments

Stephen Kenny has been speaking ahead of tomorrow’s Nations League game in Dublin.

# uefa-nations-league - Monday 6 June, 2022

Ireland set to stick with Caoimhín Kelleher for rest of Nations League campaign
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Ireland set to stick with Caoimhín Kelleher for rest of Nations League campaign

Jun 6th 2022, 11:40 AM 10,952 Views 15 Comments

Gavin Bazunu has been ruled out with injury.

Analysis: Further evolution is needed if Ireland are to solve problems against weakest opponents
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

Analysis: Further evolution is needed if Ireland are to solve problems against weakest opponents

Jun 6th 2022, 7:00 AM 3,710 Views 2 Comments

Ireland repeated a patter of struggling against defensive sides in a wretched 1-0 loss in Yerevan.

# uefa-nations-league - Sunday 5 June, 2022

'I’m very disappointed with the result and how we played overall'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'I’m very disappointed with the result and how we played overall'

Jun 5th 2022, 7:00 AM 31,274 Views 21 Comments

Stephen Kenny, Josh Cullen and Chiedozie Ogbene react to Ireland’s dispiriting Nations League loss to Armenia.

# uefa-nations-league - Saturday 4 June, 2022

Inexperienced Italy side hold Germany in Nations League
# Italian Job
From The42
# Italian Job

Inexperienced Italy side hold Germany in Nations League

Jun 4th 2022, 10:46 PM 3,751 Views 1 Comment

The stalemate in League A, Group 3 came after England suffered a surprise 1-0 defeat away in Hungary.

Kenny accepts Nations League group aspirations already in doubt after opening-day loss From The42

Kenny accepts Nations League group aspirations already in doubt after opening-day loss

Jun 4th 2022, 5:46 PM 9,023 Views 23 Comments

The Irish manager said his side did not deserve to lose in Armenia.

'We need to change our mentality, to win-at-all-costs'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'We need to change our mentality, to win-at-all-costs'

Jun 4th 2022, 5:43 PM 6,140 Views 8 Comments

Chiedozie Ogbene lamented Ireland’s speed of play in a dispiriting loss to Armenia.

Ireland undone by stunning strike again as they slump to Nations League loss in Armenia
# Bad Start
From The42
# Bad Start

Ireland undone by stunning strike again as they slump to Nations League loss in Armenia

Jun 4th 2022, 4:05 PM 43,010 Views 91 Comments

Eduard Spertsyan’s second-half goal condemned Ireland to an opening day loss against the group’s lowest seeds.

Bazunu misses out and Troy Parrott handed start as Kenny names team to face Armenia
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Bazunu misses out and Troy Parrott handed start as Kenny names team to face Armenia

Jun 4th 2022, 12:44 PM 8,543 Views 3 Comments

Caoimhin Kelleher starts in goal.

Preview: Ireland out to break one of the worst Nations League records in Europe against Armenia
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Preview: Ireland out to break one of the worst Nations League records in Europe against Armenia

Jun 4th 2022, 7:00 AM 21,372 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Kenny has set his side the target of winning their group – tonight Ireland take the first step in making good on his ambition.

# uefa-nations-league - Friday 3 June, 2022

After leaving Man United, Ralf Rangnick gets Austria reign off to impressive start
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

After leaving Man United, Ralf Rangnick gets Austria reign off to impressive start

Jun 3rd 2022, 10:37 PM 10,347 Views 5 Comments

The coach guided his new side to a 3-0 win away to Croatia.

Kenny hoping for water breaks as temperature rises ahead of Nations League kick-off
# Turning Up The Heat
From The42
# Turning Up The Heat

Kenny hoping for water breaks as temperature rises ahead of Nations League kick-off

Jun 3rd 2022, 4:27 PM 3,488 Views 0 Comments

Ireland are in Yerevan to face Armenia in their opening game of the 2022 campaign.

Jeff Hendrick admits he may have played his last game for Newcastle
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

Jeff Hendrick admits he may have played his last game for Newcastle

Jun 3rd 2022, 6:00 AM 8,035 Views 9 Comments

The Irish midfielder discusses his club future and his commitment to Ireland ahead of kick-off in the Nations League.

# uefa-nations-league - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Ireland coach John Eustace to link up with squad in Armenia following wedding celebrations
# Honeymoon Period
From The42
# Honeymoon Period

Ireland coach John Eustace to link up with squad in Armenia following wedding celebrations

Jun 2nd 2022, 2:00 PM 4,767 Views 0 Comments

Eustace’s absence from the Irish camp was noticed amid reports linking him with managerial roles at QPR and Watford.

'With this sort of season I have matured a lot' - Knight's development not stymied by Derby dysfunction
# Knight Of The Realm
From The42
# Knight Of The Realm

'With this sort of season I have matured a lot' - Knight's development not stymied by Derby dysfunction

Jun 2nd 2022, 6:00 AM 2,710 Views 1 Comment

The Irish midfielder reflects on his difficult club season, and what he has learned from Wayne Rooney.

# uefa-nations-league - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Stevens buoyed by squad's fresh faces as Ireland prepare for Nations League kick-off
# Enda Only Starting
From The42
# Enda Only Starting

Stevens buoyed by squad's fresh faces as Ireland prepare for Nations League kick-off

May 31st 2022, 3:27 PM 4,676 Views 0 Comments

The Sheffield United defender hailed the quality and depth of the Irish squad as they embark on a manic 11-day stretch of games.

'This is our opportunity to get ahead now' - Kenny unworried by hectic Nations League schedule
# Busy Period
From The42
# Busy Period

'This is our opportunity to get ahead now' - Kenny unworried by hectic Nations League schedule

May 31st 2022, 6:00 AM 4,714 Views 3 Comments

Ireland face four games in 11 days, beginning away to Armenia on Saturday.

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