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# world-cup-qualifiers - Monday 29 March, 2021

Analysis: The questions Luxembourg defeat raises over Stephen Kenny's management
# Lux Back
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# Lux Back

Analysis: The questions Luxembourg defeat raises over Stephen Kenny's management

Mar 29th 2021, 7:05 AM 18,072 Views 11 Comments

Kenny stuck with a system that didn’t work in what proved to be arguably the worst home defeat in Irish football history.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Sunday 28 March, 2021

Dundalk player scores for Faroes in World Cup qualifier against Austria
# Sonni Boy
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# Sonni Boy

Dundalk player scores for Faroes in World Cup qualifier against Austria

Mar 28th 2021, 9:41 PM 6,239 Views 1 Comment

Sonni Nattestad gave the Faroe Islands a first-half lead against Austria.

Stephen Kenny 'not at all' worried about losing his job after Luxembourg humiliation
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Stephen Kenny 'not at all' worried about losing his job after Luxembourg humiliation

Mar 28th 2021, 7:00 AM 43,586 Views 83 Comments

The manager also said he took responsibility for a 1-0 home defeat that his captain has called ‘embarrassing.’

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Win against Luxembourg needed to mint progress of Kenny's reign and get campaign back on track
# Preview
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# Preview

Win against Luxembourg needed to mint progress of Kenny's reign and get campaign back on track

Mar 27th 2021, 8:00 AM 17,485 Views 51 Comments

Ireland’s World Cup hopes rely on earning a first win under their new manager in Dublin tonight.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Thursday 25 March, 2021

German players in 'human rights' message before Iceland victory and Zlatan sets up winner on Sweden return
# World Cup Qualifiers
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# World Cup Qualifiers

German players in 'human rights' message before Iceland victory and Zlatan sets up winner on Sweden return

Mar 25th 2021, 10:30 PM 5,314 Views 2 Comments

A 3-0 win for Germany over Iceland tonight.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Alan Browne admits he would 'rather not score and get a result' on bittersweet night
# Golden Browne
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# Golden Browne

Alan Browne admits he would 'rather not score and get a result' on bittersweet night

Mar 24th 2021, 11:55 PM 3,570 Views 3 Comments

Alan Browne reflects on a night which began with his ending Ireland’s long goal drought, but ended in defeat.

Committed Ireland start World Cup campaign with defeat in Serbia
# Brave But Beaten
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# Brave But Beaten

Committed Ireland start World Cup campaign with defeat in Serbia

Mar 24th 2021, 9:50 PM 36,540 Views 99 Comments

Stephen Kenny’s side fell to a 3-2 loss in Belgrade.

Troy Parrott among the four Irish players to miss out on squad for Serbia qualifier
# Selection
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# Selection

Troy Parrott among the four Irish players to miss out on squad for Serbia qualifier

Mar 24th 2021, 2:59 PM 10,761 Views 16 Comments

Stephen Kenny has named his 23-man squad for tonight’s game.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

'I can’t explain how much I have missed it' - Coleman desperate to end lengthy Irish absence
# Back In The Picture
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# Back In The Picture

'I can’t explain how much I have missed it' - Coleman desperate to end lengthy Irish absence

Mar 23rd 2021, 4:12 PM 3,019 Views 6 Comments

The captain hasn’t played for his country since October 2019, but wants that to end in Serbia tomorrow night.

Aaron Connolly and James McClean 'undercooked' but available in Serbia
# Team News
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# Team News

Aaron Connolly and James McClean 'undercooked' but available in Serbia

Mar 23rd 2021, 2:23 PM 3,822 Views 4 Comments

Stephen Kenny has also confirmed that Mark Travers will start in goal tomorrow night.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Sunday 21 March, 2021

Caoimhín Kelleher among four players ruled out of Ireland's World Cup qualifiers
# Bad Luck Continues
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# Bad Luck Continues

Caoimhín Kelleher among four players ruled out of Ireland's World Cup qualifiers

Updated Mar 21st 2021, 10:39 PM 34,499 Views 23 Comments

Conor Hourihane and Callum O’Dowda are also out, as the bad news keeps on rolling for Stephen Kenny.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Teenage goalkeeper Bazunu earns first call-up as Kenny names squad for World Cup qualifiers
# Selection
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# Selection

Teenage goalkeeper Bazunu earns first call-up as Kenny names squad for World Cup qualifiers

Mar 18th 2021, 12:57 PM 10,192 Views 14 Comments

Aaron Connolly and James McClean are included in spite of concerns around their fitness.

5 talking points as Stephen Kenny names his squad for crucial World Cup qualifiers
# Scene Setter
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# Scene Setter

5 talking points as Stephen Kenny names his squad for crucial World Cup qualifiers

Mar 18th 2021, 7:30 AM 11,772 Views 9 Comments

Ireland need to make a fast start to the campaign, which begins against Serbia next week.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Giggs to remain absent from Wales setup for upcoming international window
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# World Cup Qualifiers

Giggs to remain absent from Wales setup for upcoming international window

Mar 10th 2021, 10:58 AM 6,466 Views 0 Comments

The former Manchester United star missed Wales’ November games following his arrest on suspicion of assault.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 6 March, 2021

South American World Cup qualifiers postponed over travel constraints
# On Ice
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# On Ice

South American World Cup qualifiers postponed over travel constraints

Mar 6th 2021, 6:20 PM 2,910 Views 0 Comments

Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola both said they would not allow their players travel to the games.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Friday 24 August, 2018

16-year-old Shels striker in line for international debut in Ireland's final World Cup qualifier
# WNT
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# WNT

16-year-old Shels striker in line for international debut in Ireland's final World Cup qualifier

Aug 24th 2018, 3:08 PM 4,453 Views 1 Comment

Jessica Ziu has been called into Colin Bell’s squad for the clash with Northern Ireland.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

Player of the year Scott back to boost Ireland for crucial World Cup qualifiers
# WNT
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# WNT

Player of the year Scott back to boost Ireland for crucial World Cup qualifiers

May 30th 2018, 6:13 PM 3,057 Views 0 Comments

Colin Bell has named his squad for next week’s double-header against Norway.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'Football experts may say Ireland hardly have a chance. That's fine, but we don't believe in that'
# Play Without Fear
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# Play Without Fear

'Football experts may say Ireland hardly have a chance. That's fine, but we don't believe in that'

Nov 28th 2017, 7:30 AM 3,568 Views 2 Comments

The Republic of Ireland women’s team face European champions Holland this evening.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Monday 30 October, 2017

Serbia sack manager three weeks after qualifying for next summer's World Cup
# You're Fired
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# You're Fired

Serbia sack manager three weeks after qualifying for next summer's World Cup

Oct 30th 2017, 8:33 PM 14,045 Views 14 Comments

Slavoljub Muslin had led Serbia to their first international tournament in eight years.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Chilean FA will not report Peru and Colombia for alleged World Cup 'pact'
# Spilt Milk
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# Spilt Milk

Chilean FA will not report Peru and Colombia for alleged World Cup 'pact'

Oct 12th 2017, 8:34 PM 6,303 Views 6 Comments

The last five minutes in Lima saw Radamel Falcao hold veiled talks with Colombia’s rivals during their 1-1 draw.

'They failed the sport and they failed their country': US legend Lalas rues World Cup failure
# Hurt
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# Hurt

'They failed the sport and they failed their country': US legend Lalas rues World Cup failure

Oct 12th 2017, 7:03 PM 8,600 Views 12 Comments

Lalas called the Americans’ botched qualification campaign an “incredible failure.”

Ex-Concacaf chief Jack Warner revels in 'laughing stock' US failing to reach World Cup
# Twisting The Knife
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# Twisting The Knife

Ex-Concacaf chief Jack Warner revels in 'laughing stock' US failing to reach World Cup

Oct 12th 2017, 6:03 PM 6,822 Views 3 Comments

‘As far as I am concerned this is the beginning of the end for U.S. football.’

'Those memories will live with me forever': Gordon Strachan leaves role as Scotland manager
# Bye For Noo
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# Bye For Noo

'Those memories will live with me forever': Gordon Strachan leaves role as Scotland manager

Oct 12th 2017, 2:57 PM 4,274 Views 11 Comments

After two failed qualification campaigns, Gordon Strachan’s contract has not been renewed by the SFA.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Wonderkid Christian Pulisic brings USA to within one game of World Cup qualification
# Serious Talent
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# Serious Talent

Wonderkid Christian Pulisic brings USA to within one game of World Cup qualification

Oct 7th 2017, 10:49 AM 13,517 Views 14 Comments

Borussia Dortmund star Pulisic scored and assisted as the United States defeated Panama 4-0 in Orlando.

'It's probably the best feeling of my life': Maguire revels in long-awaited debut
# Debut
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# Debut

'It's probably the best feeling of my life': Maguire revels in long-awaited debut

Oct 7th 2017, 9:00 AM 12,651 Views 21 Comments

Sean Maguire made his international debut as Ireland beat Moldova 2-0 on Friday night.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Gareth Bale emerges as injury doubt for crucial World Cup qualifier against Ireland
# Bale Out?
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# Bale Out?

Gareth Bale emerges as injury doubt for crucial World Cup qualifier against Ireland

Sep 30th 2017, 3:26 PM 6,771 Views 10 Comments

He looks set to miss Real Madrid’s clash with Espanyol tomorrow.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Bad news for Ireland as debutant Woodburn hits stunner to snatch vital victory for Wales
# Welsh Wizard
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# Welsh Wizard

Bad news for Ireland as debutant Woodburn hits stunner to snatch vital victory for Wales

Sep 2nd 2017, 10:02 PM 9,962 Views 9 Comments

Chris Coleman’s side are now just two points behind Ireland in Group D.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Lemar and Mbappe on target as France cruise to qualifying win over Netherlands
# Actual Football
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# Actual Football

Lemar and Mbappe on target as France cruise to qualifying win over Netherlands

Aug 31st 2017, 10:07 PM 7,333 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Romelu Lukaku scored a hat-trick as Belgium hit Gibraltar for nine.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Friday 25 August, 2017

16-year old son of ex-Ireland underage midfielder named in Wales World Cup qualifier squad
# Inexperience
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# Inexperience

16-year old son of ex-Ireland underage midfielder named in Wales World Cup qualifier squad

Aug 25th 2017, 2:39 PM 14,999 Views 20 Comments

The good news is that Gareth Bale is back for Chris Coleman’s side.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

WATCH: 'Is Martin my best friend?' - Roy Keane grilled by schoolkids at Ireland press conference
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

WATCH: 'Is Martin my best friend?' - Roy Keane grilled by schoolkids at Ireland press conference

Mar 21st 2017, 4:13 PM 22,633 Views 3 Comments

Whose phone is that?

# world-cup-qualifiers - Sunday 13 November, 2016

'He has a big future ahead of him': Walters on Arter and last night's famous win in Vienna
# Proud
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# Proud

'He has a big future ahead of him': Walters on Arter and last night's famous win in Vienna

Nov 13th 2016, 5:20 PM 7,227 Views 7 Comments

The striker praised his teammate on his competitive debut for Ireland.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 12 November, 2016

As it happened: Austria v Ireland, World Cup 2018 qualifier
# Liveblog
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# Liveblog

As it happened: Austria v Ireland, World Cup 2018 qualifier

Nov 12th 2016, 6:24 PM 60,300 Views 65 Comments

Ireland claimed a historic win in Vienna to boost their chances of qualifying for the World Cup.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Coleman on life as captain, Robbie's Germany goal and the road to Russia
# Captain Coleman
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# Captain Coleman

Coleman on life as captain, Robbie's Germany goal and the road to Russia

Nov 10th 2016, 2:07 PM 3,369 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland captain is hoping to guide his side to their first World Cup finals in 16 years.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Monday 10 October, 2016

A stunning Paul Pogba strike earned France a big victory over Netherlands tonight
# World Cup Qualifiers
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# World Cup Qualifiers

A stunning Paul Pogba strike earned France a big victory over Netherlands tonight

Oct 10th 2016, 10:07 PM 10,996 Views 11 Comments

The Man United midfielder proved the difference between the two heavyweights of Group A.

Christian Benteke has just scored the fastest-ever goal in World Cup qualifying history
# Quick Off The Mark
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# Quick Off The Mark

Christian Benteke has just scored the fastest-ever goal in World Cup qualifying history

Oct 10th 2016, 9:00 PM 12,552 Views 23 Comments

Poor old Gibraltar.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Gordon Strachan inspired by fresh faces in Scotland squad
# New Era
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# New Era

Gordon Strachan inspired by fresh faces in Scotland squad

Sep 3rd 2016, 8:25 PM 4,592 Views 14 Comments

An injection of young players, including €15m man Burke who has drawn comparisons with Gareth Bale, has given Scotland a boost, claims the manager

Kosovo's first-ever World Cup qualifier is surrounded by controversy
# Road To Russia
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# Road To Russia

Kosovo's first-ever World Cup qualifier is surrounded by controversy

Sep 3rd 2016, 2:18 PM 12,413 Views 9 Comments

They take on Finland on Monday night in their first competitive fixture.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

The state of play in today's World Cup qualifiers -- and six reasons to watch them
# Road To Brazil
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# Road To Brazil

The state of play in today's World Cup qualifiers -- and six reasons to watch them

Nov 19th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,811 Views 10 Comments

Who will be booking their flights to Brazil? And who can starting making alternative summer plans for next years?

# world-cup-qualifiers - Monday 21 October, 2013

Ronaldo v Zlatan: here's the European draw for the World Cup play-offs
# World Cup 2014
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# World Cup 2014

Ronaldo v Zlatan: here's the European draw for the World Cup play-offs

Oct 21st 2013, 1:16 PM 7,195 Views 15 Comments

Portugal and Sweden to meet in next month’s play-offs.

# world-cup-qualifiers - Saturday 19 October, 2013

'We love you America!' - the most hysterical-but-brilliant commentary you'll hear today
# Passion
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# Passion

'We love you America!' - the most hysterical-but-brilliant commentary you'll hear today

Oct 19th 2013, 3:31 PM 3,793 Views 0 Comments

If you thought Dunphy and Giles were harsh critics…

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