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#World Cup

# world-cup - Last month October 2022

Taoiseach: There 'can't be any inhibition' for LGBT people to attend World Cup in Qatar
# Qatar World Cup
# Qatar World Cup

Taoiseach: There 'can't be any inhibition' for LGBT people to attend World Cup in Qatar

Oct 27th 2022, 2:23 PM 13,099 Views 26 Comments

It comes after UK foreign secretary James Cleverly said LGBT football fans should be “respectful of the host nation” if they attend the tournament.

Farrell wants Ireland to embrace number one ranking as a 'weapon'
# Top Of The Pile
From The42
# Top Of The Pile

Farrell wants Ireland to embrace number one ranking as a 'weapon'

Oct 26th 2022, 6:00 AM 5,487 Views 3 Comments

With the Springboks coming to town, the Ireland head coach wants his team to go to another level.

Campaigner Peter Tatchell ‘arrested in Doha while protesting Qatar's LGBT rights record’
# World Cup
# World Cup

Campaigner Peter Tatchell ‘arrested in Doha while protesting Qatar's LGBT rights record’

Oct 25th 2022, 3:47 PM 22,457 Views 25 Comments

The Peter Tatchell Foundation said the campaigner was detained as he demonstrated against ‘one of the most homophobic regimes on Earth’.

Italy women's Rugby World Cup forward banned 12 weeks for biting
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

Italy women's Rugby World Cup forward banned 12 weeks for biting

Oct 25th 2022, 9:00 AM 4,264 Views 4 Comments

Tounesi will miss Italy’s quarter-final against France on 29 October.

Good news for Irish fans as World Cup kick-off times and TV coverage confirmed
# Mark The Diary
From The42
# Mark The Diary

Good news for Irish fans as World Cup kick-off times and TV coverage confirmed

Updated Oct 24th 2022, 12:40 PM 8,264 Views 0 Comments

The Girls In Green will play at their first-ever major tournament in Australia next summer.

Former England rugby captain Chris Robshaw retires
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Former England rugby captain Chris Robshaw retires

Oct 21st 2022, 5:44 PM 7,154 Views 4 Comments

The 36-year-old made his Test debut in 2009 and went on to win 66 international caps.

It was an emotional finish' - Ireland captain hails team after West Indies win
# T20
From The42
# T20

It was an emotional finish' - Ireland captain hails team after West Indies win

Oct 21st 2022, 11:46 AM 3,855 Views 2 Comments

Paul Stirling finished with a fine unbeaten 66 from 48 balls.

Ireland skipper feels pressure all on West Indies ahead of T20 World Cup showdown
# Crunch Time
From The42
# Crunch Time

Ireland skipper feels pressure all on West Indies ahead of T20 World Cup showdown

Oct 20th 2022, 2:36 PM 2,382 Views 5 Comments

The winner reaches the next round.

Ireland to face England in World Cup warm-up fixture and Leinster announce Chile game
# Dates For The Diary
From The42
# Dates For The Diary

Ireland to face England in World Cup warm-up fixture and Leinster announce Chile game

Oct 19th 2022, 5:06 PM 9,698 Views 5 Comments

Ireland will face England and Italy in August 2023.

Liverpool and Portugal forward Jota ruled out of the World Cup
# Injured
From The42
# Injured

Liverpool and Portugal forward Jota ruled out of the World Cup

Oct 18th 2022, 2:22 PM 7,977 Views 3 Comments

The 25-year-old picked up a calf injury in Sunday’s win over Manchester City.

'They're Irish. They're willing to spill blood for their country'
# Rugby League
From The42
# Rugby League

'They're Irish. They're willing to spill blood for their country'

Oct 15th 2022, 7:32 AM 15,892 Views 11 Comments

Ireland kick off their Rugby League World Cup campaign against Jamaica tomorrow.

Ireland squad apologise for any offence caused by song in World Cup celebrations
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

Ireland squad apologise for any offence caused by song in World Cup celebrations

Oct 12th 2022, 12:17 PM 78,037 Views 137 Comments

Ver Pauw’s side secured a historic qualification with last night’s 1-0 win over Scotland.

Áine O'Gorman one of three Irish changes for World Cup play-off showdown
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

Áine O'Gorman one of three Irish changes for World Cup play-off showdown

Oct 11th 2022, 6:51 PM 4,295 Views 1 Comment

The team news is in before the big one in Hampden Park.

Liverpool’s Luis Diaz ruled out until after World Cup with knee injury
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

Liverpool’s Luis Diaz ruled out until after World Cup with knee injury

Oct 10th 2022, 8:37 PM 10,255 Views 9 Comments

The Colombian suffered the problem in Sunday’s defeat to Arsenal.

'I looked at the sky and said a prayer because I wouldn’t be here without her'
# Grateful
From The42
# Grateful

'I looked at the sky and said a prayer because I wouldn’t be here without her'

Oct 7th 2022, 7:45 AM 7,182 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Lily Agg discusses family, her late grandmother and combining football with a job in the education sector.

From personal trainer to full focus on Ireland's World Cup play-off bid
# Progress
From The42
# Progress

From personal trainer to full focus on Ireland's World Cup play-off bid

Oct 6th 2022, 7:30 AM 4,382 Views 0 Comments

Ireland international Jamie Finn on adapting to change and the growth of women’s football.

Rugby World Cup winner Thompson says dementia makes him feel 'phoney'
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Rugby World Cup winner Thompson says dementia makes him feel 'phoney'

Oct 5th 2022, 5:56 PM 5,851 Views 2 Comments

The ex-hooker, 44, is one of scores of former players who have decided to sue a number of governing bodies for negligence.

# world-cup - September September 2022

Michael Sheen delivers another rousing World Cup speech on visit to Wales squad
# Passion
From The42
# Passion

Michael Sheen delivers another rousing World Cup speech on visit to Wales squad

Sep 26th 2022, 8:50 PM 6,658 Views 0 Comments

The 53-year-old was presented with a signed shirt and a bottle of Welsh whisky by Gareth Bale.

Nations League relegation a price worth paying for World Cup - Page
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Nations League relegation a price worth paying for World Cup - Page

Sep 26th 2022, 8:15 AM 4,988 Views 2 Comments

A 1-0 defeat to Poland in Cardiff condemned Wales to finishing bottom of their group.

'It was very hard to see where I'd make it professionally in the 15s game'
# Original
From The42
# Original

'It was very hard to see where I'd make it professionally in the 15s game'

Sep 17th 2022, 8:30 AM 19,129 Views 4 Comments

Mark Roche has gone from Bosnia in 2015 to a bronze medal at last weekend’s World Cup 7s.

France and PSG defender sidelined for six weeks ahead of World Cup
# Presnel Kimpembe
From The42
# Presnel Kimpembe

France and PSG defender sidelined for six weeks ahead of World Cup

Sep 13th 2022, 3:00 PM 3,972 Views 1 Comment

Kimpembe suffered the injury in PSG’s 1-0 victory against Brest.

Ireland fall short after pushing New Zealand all the way in Sevens World Cup semi-final
# 7s
From The42
# 7s

Ireland fall short after pushing New Zealand all the way in Sevens World Cup semi-final

Updated Sep 11th 2022, 5:20 PM 41,627 Views 10 Comments

Elsewhere, the Ireland women delivered an impressive performance against England to secure a seventh-place finish.

ROG's criticism hurt but Carty aiming for another World Cup with Ireland
# Captain
From The42
# Captain

ROG's criticism hurt but Carty aiming for another World Cup with Ireland

Sep 10th 2022, 8:00 AM 37,407 Views 6 Comments

The 30-year-old Connacht skipper is close to returning from a wrist injury.

Leaving Cert results tomorrow, the World Cup next weekend - King's rise
# Heart
From The42
# Heart

Leaving Cert results tomorrow, the World Cup next weekend - King's rise

Sep 1st 2022, 2:53 PM 27,730 Views 1 Comment

18-year-old Erin King has gone from Sydney to Dubai to Doha and into the Ireland 7s squad.

# world-cup - August August 2022

Dutch midfielder likely to miss World Cup with broken leg
# Gini Wijnaldum
From The42
# Gini Wijnaldum

Dutch midfielder likely to miss World Cup with broken leg

Aug 26th 2022, 4:34 PM 6,730 Views 1 Comment

Wijnaldum joined Roma earlier in August on a 12-month loan.

World Cup looms as Ireland look to finish Series on a high in LA
# 7s
From The42
# 7s

World Cup looms as Ireland look to finish Series on a high in LA

Aug 26th 2022, 11:55 AM 5,111 Views 2 Comments

Terry Kennedy and co. have the potential to do something special at the big show.

Qatar detains dozens of workers who protested over late pay as World Cup approaches
# Doha
# Doha

Qatar detains dozens of workers who protested over late pay as World Cup approaches

Aug 22nd 2022, 12:40 PM 36,362 Views 44 Comments

The country has faced intense international scrutiny over its labour practices ahead of the tournament.

Dunlevy and McCrystal claim overall win at Para-Cycling World Cup
# One Two
From The42
# One Two

Dunlevy and McCrystal claim overall win at Para-Cycling World Cup

Aug 8th 2022, 1:09 PM 2,446 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s squad took a fantastic one-two in Canada over the weekend.

Wallabies win spoiled by serious injury to playmaker Cooper
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

Wallabies win spoiled by serious injury to playmaker Cooper

Aug 6th 2022, 11:59 PM 17,521 Views 4 Comments

It is another agonising blow for the 34-year-old, who grasped at his lower leg in pain and needed assistance in a slow exit.

# world-cup - This year 2022

Eddie Jones is 'the guy' to take England to 2023 World Cup: RFU chief
# Leading The Way
From The42
# Leading The Way

Eddie Jones is 'the guy' to take England to 2023 World Cup: RFU chief

Jul 21st 2022, 4:27 PM 3,086 Views 3 Comments

Jones has said he will stand down after the 2023 World Cup.

Ireland's Paul O'Donovan breaks record and wins World Cup gold
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Ireland's Paul O'Donovan breaks record and wins World Cup gold

Jul 9th 2022, 8:28 PM 16,887 Views 3 Comments

The 28-year-old Olympic gold medallist also made history with a time of 6:47.15

Ireland suffer defeat in World Cup opener
# Frustration
From The42
# Frustration

Ireland suffer defeat in World Cup opener

Jul 2nd 2022, 11:54 PM 9,888 Views 0 Comments

Sean Dancer’s side were beaten by a Netherlands team ranked number one in the world.

Two of Ireland's Hockey World Cup clashes to be shown on RTÉ News Channel
# TV
From The42
# TV

Two of Ireland's Hockey World Cup clashes to be shown on RTÉ News Channel

Jun 30th 2022, 7:35 PM 4,802 Views 1 Comment

The Green Army’s Pool A games against Chile and Germany will be shown live.

German World Cup winner signs for Eintracht Frankfurt
# Mario Goetze
From The42
# Mario Goetze

German World Cup winner signs for Eintracht Frankfurt

Jun 21st 2022, 6:57 PM 8,730 Views 1 Comment

Goetze has spent two years playing in the Dutch league for PSV Eindhoven.

FIFA announces 16 host cities for 2026 World Cup
# American Dream
From The42
# American Dream

FIFA announces 16 host cities for 2026 World Cup

Jun 17th 2022, 8:11 AM 12,866 Views 16 Comments

The expanded tournament will be the first to feature 48 teams.

'I took my moment' - Australian hero keeper explains water-bottle act
# Hijinks
From The42
# Hijinks

'I took my moment' - Australian hero keeper explains water-bottle act

Jun 16th 2022, 9:04 AM 17,658 Views 9 Comments

Video emerged of Redmayne tossing away a bottle of his Peruvian opposite number during the penalty shootout win.

Costa Rica beat New Zealand to claim final World Cup spot
# Qatar Bound
From The42
# Qatar Bound

Costa Rica beat New Zealand to claim final World Cup spot

Jun 14th 2022, 9:21 PM 5,031 Views 0 Comments

Joel Campbell scored the only goal of the game.

Australia beat Peru after sudden death penalties to secure place at World Cup finals
# To The Wire
From The42
# To The Wire

Australia beat Peru after sudden death penalties to secure place at World Cup finals

Jun 13th 2022, 10:26 PM 7,317 Views 10 Comments

The playoff between the Asian and South American qualifiers had been goalless after 120 minutes.

Australia beat UAE to claim place in World Cup playoff against Peru
# Road To Qatar
From The42
# Road To Qatar

Australia beat UAE to claim place in World Cup playoff against Peru

Jun 7th 2022, 9:20 PM 4,463 Views 0 Comments

Australia are trying to qualify for a fifth straight finals.

Bale wants World Cup for Wales as Ukrainian sympathy is set aside
# Play-off
From The42
# Play-off

Bale wants World Cup for Wales as Ukrainian sympathy is set aside

Jun 4th 2022, 6:08 PM 4,884 Views 2 Comments

Wales are one win away from reaching their first World Cup since 1958.