# final-countdown - Friday 1 August, 2014
New Zealand’s Crusaders are aiming for their eighth title since the southern hemisphere’s elite club competition began.
# final-countdown - Saturday 5 July, 2014
Alejandro Sabella’s side will play either the Netherlands or Costa Rica, who face off later.
# final-countdown - Friday 27 June, 2014
There’s anger among the ‘survivors of the bloodbath’, the threat of Sinn Féin needs to be taken seriously, and Joan Burton has twice as many things to be proud of as Alex White…
# final-countdown - Sunday 25 May, 2014
Lynn Boylan has been voted in as MEP in Dublin, but South and Midlands-Northwest have adjourned until tomorrow.
# final-countdown - Saturday 24 May, 2014
Open ballot box. Take out votes. Sort out first preferences. Repeat ad nauseum.
# final-countdown - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
The New Zealander has resigned himself to the fact that Glasgow have the second home semi-final spot wrapped up.
# final-countdown - Saturday 3 May, 2014
Gearóid Ryan is ready to put his horrific injury history behind him and drive Tipp back to the top table.
# final-countdown - Thursday 1 May, 2014
Kilkenny and Tipperary are set to renew their longstanding rivalry this weekend.
# final-countdown - Sunday 27 April, 2014
“Lucky” Dublin, lethal Lynch and plenty more to look forward to this afternoon.
# final-countdown - Friday 25 April, 2014
The Oak Leaf show just one change from the side which beat Mayo in the league semis.
# final-countdown - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
Eoghan O’Gara has thrust himself into contention for a Championship start with 3-5 in the league this season.
# final-countdown - Saturday 1 March, 2014
The Black Cats’ leader could become the seventh Irishman to lead his club to a cup win at Wembley.
# final-countdown - Monday 13 January, 2014
A change of mind by one Independent Councillor and the inability of another to vote, meant the budget was passed after it seemed likely to fail.
# final-countdown - Saturday 28 September, 2013
A county looks to you, JBM…
One of the best hurling championships in memory will come to an end this evening (we think).
# final-countdown - Thursday 26 September, 2013
But they have to deal with Cork first.
# final-countdown - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
The ladies football showpiece is slated in for Sunday at Croke Park.
# final-countdown - Tuesday 17 September, 2013
Ger Brennan the man most at risk of missing out on Sunday, says former Dublin manager.
# final-countdown - Friday 13 September, 2013
The Connacht outfit face Limerick at Croke Park on Sunday.
# final-countdown - Wednesday 11 September, 2013
“Your time is up deputy… ”
# final-countdown - Sunday 8 September, 2013
Is one of Cork or Clare’s lesser lights about to steal the show this afternoon?
# final-countdown - Tuesday 20 August, 2013
Clare captain doesn’t want his team-mates too fired-up for their All-Ireland final against Cork next month.
# final-countdown - Wednesday 17 July, 2013
The President was in London today on the first day of his official trip to Britain.
# final-countdown - Monday 27 May, 2013
Around 1.1 million homeowners have so far paid the charge.
# final-countdown - Saturday 25 May, 2013
Ulster are working on a secret weapon to stump Joe Schmidt in his final game as Leinster coach.
# final-countdown - Friday 17 May, 2013
The abrasive Clermont and Glasgow Warriors packs are a blueprint for the French challengers.
# final-countdown - Saturday 11 May, 2013
Ulster took their foot off the pedal after 50 minutes last night.
# final-countdown - Tuesday 16 October, 2012
Paul FitzPatrick looks forward to tonight’s men’s singles final where Cavan’s Paul Brady will look to win his fourth World Handball title against Luis Moreno.
# final-countdown - Saturday 22 September, 2012
With four goals in six starts since coming back from injury, striker Ciaran Kilduff can fire Shamrock Rovers past Drogheda United.
Ahead of the big game tomorrow, we recall some of the sides’ finest moments.
Mick Cooke is hoping to finally take home a cup winners’ medal when Drogheda United take on Shamrock Rovers this evening.
# final-countdown - Friday 21 September, 2012
Brian Laws wants to bring home some silverware in his first game with Shamrock Rovers, but says that all of the credit belongs to his predecessor.
# final-countdown - Thursday 20 September, 2012
“We’re a different animal now,” says the Mayo chief ahead of Sunday’s big showdown.
# final-countdown - Tuesday 18 September, 2012
The Connacht champions midfielder talks to TheScore.ie on coping with Donegal’s midfield challenge, the confidence from beating Dublin and his pre-game routine.
# final-countdown - Monday 17 September, 2012
The Ulster champions’ manager admits he couldn’t do such a demanding job if it wasn’t for the support of his wife and family.
# final-countdown - Saturday 15 September, 2012
These young students know who they’ll be shouting for next weekend.
# final-countdown - Thursday 16 August, 2012
Shane Bourke and Eoin Kelly have both been left out, despite their recent eye-catching performances.
# final-countdown - Tuesday 17 July, 2012
Boylan: ‘I always said, there is a certain madness in Meath football. You can’t take that out of us.’
The Royals’ former manager looks ahead to Sunday’s final.
# final-countdown - Wednesday 4 July, 2012
The Scot will face Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, who beat Philipp Kohlschreiber earlier today.
# final-countdown - Sunday 1 July, 2012
Miguel Delaney describes the significant sense of anticipation throughout the Ukrainian capital ahead of tonight’s big game.