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# World Cup

Last year
Names and numbers: The Vera Era and the Ireland players Pauw has capped
How has the club season gone for Vera Pauw's World Cup hopefuls?
Farrell sticks with Ireland plans despite Munster's flurry of form
Ireland to face Colombia in Brisbane in final World Cup warm-up game
Documentary about Ireland women's team to air ahead of World Cup
Ireland's World Cup preparations could be thrown into disarray amidst club v country row
Munster man Earls returns as time runs down in bid for World Cup places
Injury worries for Ireland star Katie McCabe ahead of World Cup in July
Connacht's Blade pushing hard to break up Ireland's pecking order
It's a lopsided World Cup but Farrell's Ireland won't fear anyone
Andy Farrell: 'We're a good side that has nowhere near reached its potential'
'We're a good side that has nowhere near reached its potential' - Farrell
2026 World Cup set to include a new last-32 stage in extended tournament
'Do I think Ireland will get past a World Cup quarter-final? Yes, I do'
'He is a world-class player. He’s important, he is a giver' - Munster's Snyman hailed
Messi beats Mbappe to Fifa Best prize, Putellas claims women's award
French prosecutors open rape investigation into PSG's Achraf Hakimi
Boost for Argentina as the man who masterminded World Cup triumph commits
All square in Spain as Ireland begin World Cup year with friendly against China
Hosts want 'urgent' answers over Saudi sponsorship of Women's World Cup
Fiji head coach Cotter quits seven months before Rugby World Cup
Which players have played the most for Ireland under Andy Farrell?
Everton woes worsened by Southampton comeback win at under-threat Goodison
All time
Pep Guardiola hails Messi as greatest footballer ever
Argentina forced to swap bus for helicopters as fans swarm streets during homecoming parade
Poll: Will you watch the World Cup final?
Greek MEP at centre of Qatar-linked corruption scandal faces key court ruling
US journalist Grant Wahl died of aortic aneurysm in Qatar, his wife confirms
EU parliament sacks vice president amid Qatar corruption probe
Varane insists France must avoid Morocco ‘trap’ to earn place in World Cup final
French sports minister wore rainbow-sleeved jumper during quarter final game in Qatar last night
Poll: Who will win this year's World Cup?
Ireland reach all-time high in Fifa rankings ahead of World Cup in Australia
Poll: Are you watching the World Cup?
World Cup winner White warns 'naive' South Africans ahead of Champions Cup debut
Raheem Sterling considering return to England's World Cup squad
Belgium’s Eden Hazard retires from international football
Qatar World Cup chief: Migrant worker death toll 'between 400 and 500'
Man with rainbow flag invades pitch during World Cup game
Iran complain to Fifa over removal of Islamic Republic symbol in US social media posts