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#Azerbaijan

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

EU leaders look to deepen relations with former Soviet republics
# Armenia
# Armenia

EU leaders look to deepen relations with former Soviet republics

Dec 15th 2021, 11:00 PM 11,500 Views 10 Comments

The EU summit with its Eastern partnership came on the same day as Russia issued Washington a series of security demands.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 11 November, 2021

Luxembourg win in Azerbaijan to edge race for third in Ireland's group
# Elsewhere
From The42
# Elsewhere

Luxembourg win in Azerbaijan to edge race for third in Ireland's group

Nov 11th 2021, 8:25 PM 5,999 Views 0 Comments

The result means Stephen Kenny’s side need at least a draw against Portugal tonight to avoid finishing behind Luxembourg.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Hat-trick for Ronaldo as Portugal hammer Luxembourg and Serbia defeat Azerbaijan
# Qualifiers
From The42
# Qualifiers

Hat-trick for Ronaldo as Portugal hammer Luxembourg and Serbia defeat Azerbaijan

Oct 12th 2021, 9:54 PM 8,553 Views 4 Comments

A 5-0 win for Portugal tonight.

# azerbaijan - Monday 11 October, 2021

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland debrief
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland debrief

Oct 11th 2021, 3:00 PM 745 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest instalment of our football podcast, which is available exclusively to members.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 9 October, 2021

Callum Robinson stars in Baku to secure Kenny a first competitive win
# Jab Done
From The42
# Jab Done

Callum Robinson stars in Baku to secure Kenny a first competitive win

Oct 9th 2021, 7:06 PM 43,698 Views 75 Comments

Robinson scored twice in a 3-0 win against Azerbaijan.

Robinson starts and Connolly dropped as Kenny names Irish team to face Azerbaijan
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Robinson starts and Connolly dropped as Kenny names Irish team to face Azerbaijan

Oct 9th 2021, 3:54 PM 7,366 Views 19 Comments

Andrew Omobamidele keeps his place.

Jason Knight ruled out of Ireland's clash with Azerbaijan
# Illness
From The42
# Illness

Jason Knight ruled out of Ireland's clash with Azerbaijan

Oct 9th 2021, 12:25 PM 4,660 Views 2 Comments

Adam Idah is fit to be involved.

Stephen Kenny fighting for his future in dead-rubber qualifier with Azerbaijan
# Match Preview
From The42
# Match Preview

Stephen Kenny fighting for his future in dead-rubber qualifier with Azerbaijan

Oct 9th 2021, 8:00 AM 26,596 Views 30 Comments

The manager says his side have ‘learned lessons’ as they seek to win a first competitive game of his tenure.

# azerbaijan - Friday 8 October, 2021

Idah and Knight emerge as doubts for Azerbaijan clash
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Idah and Knight emerge as doubts for Azerbaijan clash

Oct 8th 2021, 10:30 AM 4,838 Views 10 Comments

Stephen Kenny has some selection issues ahead of tomorrow night’s World Cup qualifier.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 7 October, 2021

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland preview
# Podcast
From The42
# Podcast

The Football Family: Azerbaijan v Ireland preview

Oct 7th 2021, 3:40 PM 1,019 Views 0 Comments

A free clip from the latest instalment of our football podcast, which is available exclusively to members.

'We were looking around and it turns out we were the culprits - we didn’t realise we were doing anything wrong'
# Jamie McGrath
From The42
# Jamie McGrath

'We were looking around and it turns out we were the culprits - we didn’t realise we were doing anything wrong'

Oct 7th 2021, 3:05 PM 33,827 Views 1 Comment

Jamie McGrath recalls a misadventure with Dundalk in Baku, as he returns to the city with Ireland this weekend.

'Ireland haven't been good enough over the last five years to expect to beat anyone'
# Don't Look Baku In Anger
From The42
# Don't Look Baku In Anger

'Ireland haven't been good enough over the last five years to expect to beat anyone'

Oct 7th 2021, 12:01 PM 4,139 Views 4 Comments

We previewed Saturday’s clash with Azerbaijan on the latest episode of The Football Family podcast.

# azerbaijan - Monday 4 October, 2021

'We're not even thinking about that' - Bazunu not bothered by speculation around Kenny's future
# Unflappable
From The42
# Unflappable

'We're not even thinking about that' - Bazunu not bothered by speculation around Kenny's future

Oct 4th 2021, 6:35 PM 5,521 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s teenage goalkeeper says all focus is on Saturday’s qualifier with Azerbaijan.

# azerbaijan - Thursday 30 September, 2021

Ex-England U21 striker Will Keane receives first Ireland call-up for October double-header
# Squad Announcement
From The42
# Squad Announcement

Ex-England U21 striker Will Keane receives first Ireland call-up for October double-header

Sep 30th 2021, 1:12 PM 30,738 Views 32 Comments

The 28-year-old has four goals in nine matches for League One club Wigan Athletic this season.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Portugal still in control of Ireland's qualifying group after win over Azerbaijan
# Top Of The Table
From The42
# Top Of The Table

Portugal still in control of Ireland's qualifying group after win over Azerbaijan

Sep 7th 2021, 7:25 PM 10,939 Views 1 Comment

It finished 3-0 in Baku.

# azerbaijan - Monday 6 September, 2021

'He got his team selection wrong and I worry that he got it wrong for the wrong reasons'
# Discussion
From The42
# Discussion

'He got his team selection wrong and I worry that he got it wrong for the wrong reasons'

Sep 6th 2021, 8:00 PM 49,168 Views 26 Comments

The Republic of Ireland’s draw with Azerbaijan was dissected on the latest episode of The Football Family.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 4 September, 2021

'It’s probably a game we deserved to win 3-1 or 4-1' - Kenny bemoans finishing after another winless game
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'It’s probably a game we deserved to win 3-1 or 4-1' - Kenny bemoans finishing after another winless game

Sep 4th 2021, 8:36 PM 11,147 Views 31 Comments

Ireland were held 1-1 at home to Azerbaijan.

Late Duffy header spares Ireland a humiliating defeat to Azerbaijan
# Relief
From The42
# Relief

Late Duffy header spares Ireland a humiliating defeat to Azerbaijan

Sep 4th 2021, 7:08 PM 44,676 Views 114 Comments

It finished 1-1 as fans returned to the Aviva Stadium.

Troy Parrott starts as Kenny makes three changes for Azerbaijan test
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Troy Parrott starts as Kenny makes three changes for Azerbaijan test

Sep 4th 2021, 3:48 PM 9,634 Views 12 Comments

The side are seeking a first competitive win under the new manager tonight.

Kenny's Ireland must avoid the failings of Luxembourg debacle in tricky Azerbaijan tie
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Kenny's Ireland must avoid the failings of Luxembourg debacle in tricky Azerbaijan tie

Sep 4th 2021, 7:00 AM 14,031 Views 20 Comments

A first competitive win is in sight at Lansdowne Road tonight, but the manager is stressing the need for intensity.

# azerbaijan - Friday 3 September, 2021

Kenny anticipates 'really special' experience for players as they finally play in front of Aviva crowd
# At Last
From The42
# At Last

Kenny anticipates 'really special' experience for players as they finally play in front of Aviva crowd

Sep 3rd 2021, 3:10 PM 3,471 Views 0 Comments

Almost half of the squad for tomorrow’s clash with Azerbaijan have never played front of fans at Lansdowne Road.

Matt Doherty fit to face Azerbaijan after his body 'shut down' against Portugal
# Available
From The42
# Available

Matt Doherty fit to face Azerbaijan after his body 'shut down' against Portugal

Sep 3rd 2021, 12:52 PM 9,448 Views 3 Comments

Doherty struggled through the second half in Faro with illness, but says he is ready for selection as Ireland aim to build on their performance with a first win.

# azerbaijan - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

10-man France held by Bosnia and Luxembourg defeat Azerbaijan in Ireland's group
# Qualifiers
From The42
# Qualifiers

10-man France held by Bosnia and Luxembourg defeat Azerbaijan in Ireland's group

Sep 1st 2021, 10:44 PM 4,968 Views 2 Comments

It finished 1-1.

# azerbaijan - Monday 5 July, 2021

Mud volcano eruption caused explosion in Caspian Sea near oil fields
# Fire
# Fire

Mud volcano eruption caused explosion in Caspian Sea near oil fields

Jul 5th 2021, 5:15 PM 20,315 Views 1 Comment

Emergency services are gauging the environmental fallout of the eruption.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot
# Peace Deal
# Peace Deal

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot

Nov 15th 2020, 10:54 AM 22,069 Views 6 Comments

The leader of an opposition party in Armenia was arrested yesterday after being summoned to the headquarters of the country’s security forces.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region
# Truce
# Truce

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region

Nov 10th 2020, 7:03 AM 12,267 Views 9 Comments

The peace deal comes with the deployment of Russian peacekeepers.

# azerbaijan - Monday 9 November, 2020

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh

Nov 9th 2020, 9:50 PM 18,699 Views 4 Comments

Fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia has been ongoing for six weeks in the context Nagorno-Karabkh region.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation
# Conflict
# Conflict

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation

Oct 24th 2020, 4:15 PM 10,033 Views 1 Comment

Rockets have struck residential areas in Nagorono-Karabakh as Armenia and Azerbaijan continue their conflict over the territory.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike
# Conflict
# Conflict

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike

Oct 17th 2020, 1:40 PM 15,511 Views 10 Comments

The incident marks an escalation of the countries’ conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire
# Truce
# Truce

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire

Oct 11th 2020, 3:59 PM 11,868 Views 1 Comment

Azerbaijani authorities said today that nine civilians had been killed and more than 30 wounded following missile strikes.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer

Updated Oct 10th 2020, 2:35 PM 22,220 Views 10 Comments

Mediation talks leading to the ceasefire were facilitated by Russia.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region

Oct 4th 2020, 9:46 AM 27,640 Views 12 Comments

The Armenian prime minister said the country is “facing possibly the most decisive moment in our millennia-old history”.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 3 October, 2020

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'
# Armenia
# Armenia

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'

Oct 3rd 2020, 8:00 PM 45,956 Views 8 Comments

Irish-Armenians are calling for the international community to intervene as deadly fighting continues in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

# azerbaijan - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks

Sep 29th 2020, 8:54 AM 12,298 Views 13 Comments

Fierce fighting raged between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces yesterday despite pleas for calm.

# azerbaijan - Monday 28 September, 2020

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?
# Nagorny Karabakh
# Nagorny Karabakh

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?

Sep 28th 2020, 1:10 PM 29,279 Views 24 Comments

Fighting erupted again over the weekend in a long-running territorial dispute.

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day

Sep 28th 2020, 8:45 AM 24,966 Views 16 Comments

The countries have been locked since the early 1990s in a territorial dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# azerbaijan - Sunday 27 September, 2020

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region
# Caucasus
# Caucasus

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region

Sep 27th 2020, 4:15 PM 26,881 Views 34 Comments

Azerbaijan claims to have captured seven Armenian-controlled villages.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday
# Still In The Hunt
From The42
# Still In The Hunt

Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday

Nov 16th 2019, 9:31 PM 9,221 Views 5 Comments

First-half goals from Kieffer Moore and Harry Wilson were enough for Wales in Baku.

# azerbaijan - Saturday 5 October, 2019

All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain

Oct 5th 2019, 3:51 PM 6,067 Views 3 Comments

It was the first time that Ireland had a team of four female officials on international duty, according to referee Paula Brady.

# azerbaijan - Friday 6 September, 2019

Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan
# Talisman
From The42
# Talisman

Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan

Sep 6th 2019, 10:22 PM 10,151 Views 5 Comments

Wales just about did enough to beat Azerbaijan on Friday, with Gareth Bale scoring the winner in the 85th minute after a poor showing.

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