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Maurice Brosnan: Ambitious Keane aiming high Down Under with Collingwood

Its degrees in Melbourne and the sports mad city is abuzz as it bids farewell to the record breaking Women’s T20 Cricket World Cup and looks forward to the upcoming Australian Rules season, writes Maurice Brosnan. Mark Keane represented his...

Delays caused by coronavirus could be opportunity for FAI

On and off the pitch, depending on your perspective, the gift of time triggered by the coronavirus presents the FAI with an opportunity or challenge. Those craving the ascension of Stephen Kenny to the role of senior Ireland boss view...

Donal Lenihan: Andy Farrell must prepare to jump from famine to a feast activity

I have no interest whatsoever in horseracing yet, starved of live sport, I found myself watching the Cheltenham Gold Cup on Friday afternoon. Strange times indeed. Ireland head coach Andy Farrell delivered two home wins in the Six Nations, but...

FAI Council votes in favour of rescue package

Exactly 12 months after the FAI descended into a sustained period of upheaval, their financial future has been secured. All of the 60 voting FAI council members emphatically backed a package worth €52.5m that will safeguard the employment of low...

German coach promises Walker a tough battle

Kurt Walker: Place at Tokyo Olympics on the line in London today Ireland’s Kurt Walker will have to battle Berlin featherweight Hamsat Shadolov down to the final bell at the European qualifiers for Tokyo 2020 in London today, according to...

Dermot Corrigan: Madrid’s applause now reserved for medical heroes

GOING into lockdown in Madrid as this Coronavirus crisis accelerated incredibly has been surreal — and the feeling from here is that Ireland will soon follow a similar path. About a week ago, we in Spain were looking at Italy...

UK is advising against all travel to the US amid the coronavirus pandemic

The U.K. government is advising citizens and residents against all travel to the U.S. in response to the coronavirus pandemic. In a brief statement, the U.K. Foreign Office said it is “advising against all but essential travel to the USA,”...

Global ban may impact Irish rowers' bid for Olympic qualification

Rowing Ireland are concerned by the immediate cancellation of all international events through March, April and May. That window includes the final Olympic qualification regatta in Lucerne (May 17-19) and World Rowing Cup III at the same venue the following...

UK and Ireland added to US travel ban amid COVID-19 concerns

In a press conference yesterday, featuring a parade of executives from companies like CVS and Target, Trump hinted at the possibility of adding the U.K. and Ireland to a growing list of countries banned from U.S. travel. During a...

Time to hear England's side of the Stuttgart story

Ireland defender Kevin Moran dispossesses Gary Lineker in the 1988 European Championship finals in Stuttgart, Germany where Ireland recorded an epic 1-0 victory over the hot favourites. Picture: Ray McManus/ Sportsfile The sporting calendar has been all but scrubbed. Fields,...
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Infantino against Conmebol: "No party is worth a life"

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The application was born as a virtual meeting service for companies, but the current situation of confinement and its widespread use presents challenges for...

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"Peak and sex": Separating the exits of men and women gains followers in the fight against the coronavirus

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Coronavirus leaves 10 million Americans out of work

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