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# friendly - Monday 7 September, 2015

Ireland has three of the world's top five friendliest cities
# Céad Míle Fáilte
# Céad Míle Fáilte

Ireland has three of the world's top five friendliest cities

Sep 7th 2015, 9:23 PM 50,124 Views 38 Comments

Including the top spot. Ah go ‘way.

# friendly - Friday 21 August, 2015

Marsh, Dardis and Ryan in Leinster XV for pre-season clash with Ulster
# Youth
From The42
# Youth

Marsh, Dardis and Ryan in Leinster XV for pre-season clash with Ulster

Aug 21st 2015, 9:49 AM 7,401 Views 23 Comments

Dominic Ryan captains Leo Cullen’s first XV of the 2015/16 campaign.

# friendly - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Sherry to make first Munster start in two years, All Black Saili set for debut
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Sherry to make first Munster start in two years, All Black Saili set for debut

Aug 20th 2015, 3:03 PM 7,251 Views 29 Comments

Munster and Connacht have named their teams for Friday’s pre-season friendly at Thomond Park.

# friendly - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

12 little reasons why Dubliners are seriously sound
# Sound Out
From The Daily Edge
# Sound Out

12 little reasons why Dubliners are seriously sound

Aug 19th 2015, 1:09 PM 15,409 Views 9 Comments

What a bunch.

# friendly - Monday 17 August, 2015

Dublin is the world's second friendliest city, but Sydney is sounder
# Great Craic
# Great Craic

Dublin is the world's second friendliest city, but Sydney is sounder

Aug 17th 2015, 6:04 PM 23,210 Views 66 Comments

The capital is “Barcelona, without the sunstroke”, apparently.

# friendly - Friday 14 August, 2015

'Cian is a chirpy and happy fella... you don’t want to get him mad!'
# Captain O'Brien
From The42
# Captain O'Brien

'Cian is a chirpy and happy fella... you don’t want to get him mad!'

Aug 14th 2015, 1:21 PM 7,140 Views 3 Comments

Sean O’Brien says the Ireland prop as maintained a positive attitude during rehab.

# friendly - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Connacht's Kiwi rugby league convert wears 13 against Grenoble
# Code Hopper
From The42
# Code Hopper

Connacht's Kiwi rugby league convert wears 13 against Grenoble

Aug 6th 2015, 3:43 PM 6,507 Views 6 Comments

Api Pewhairangi partners Bundee Aki in the midfield tomorrow in Galway.

# friendly - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Coutinho makes goalscoring return, Origi also on target as Liverpool win in Finland
# Pre-Season
From The42
# Pre-Season

Coutinho makes goalscoring return, Origi also on target as Liverpool win in Finland

Aug 1st 2015, 8:36 PM 8,054 Views 11 Comments

The Reds have just one more pre-season game.

# friendly - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Who needs De Gea? Real Madrid keeper gets the better of Milan in marathon shootout
# Safe Hands
From The42
# Safe Hands

Who needs De Gea? Real Madrid keeper gets the better of Milan in marathon shootout

Jul 30th 2015, 6:40 PM 6,954 Views 2 Comments

Kiko Casilla proved the match-winner in today’s International Champions Cup game in China.

# friendly - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Danny Ings is showing great pre-season form as Liverpool romp to big friendly win
# Treble Play
From The42
# Treble Play

Danny Ings is showing great pre-season form as Liverpool romp to big friendly win

Jul 23rd 2015, 2:42 PM 11,843 Views 33 Comments

The Reds recorded a 7-0 victory this morning.

# friendly - Monday 6 July, 2015

11 times packaging tried way too hard to be cute
# Stop This Now
From The Daily Edge
# Stop This Now

11 times packaging tried way too hard to be cute

Jul 6th 2015, 1:04 PM 9,949 Views 2 Comments

We can’t take this tyranny any longer.

# friendly - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Ipswich duo start up front for Ireland, Westwood named in goals
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

Ipswich duo start up front for Ireland, Westwood named in goals

Jun 7th 2015, 11:56 AM 8,982 Views 32 Comments

Martin O’Neill has confirmed his starting XI to play England today.

Jack Grealish should choose England, says Wayne Rooney
# Big Decision
From The42
# Big Decision

Jack Grealish should choose England, says Wayne Rooney

Jun 7th 2015, 12:05 AM 8,912 Views 27 Comments

“I’m a firm believer that the country you are born in is who you should play for.”

# friendly - Friday 5 June, 2015

Look what's happened to the Paddy Power shop on Baggot Street...
# Careful Now
From The Daily Edge
# Careful Now

Look what's happened to the Paddy Power shop on Baggot Street...

Jun 5th 2015, 10:11 AM 10,212 Views 3 Comments

Is that… bubble wrap?

# friendly - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

10 things that show Irish people are friendly to a fault
# Friendly Friendly
From The Daily Edge
# Friendly Friendly

10 things that show Irish people are friendly to a fault

Apr 22nd 2015, 1:17 PM 18,251 Views 2 Comments

We’re polite to a fault.

# friendly - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Ireland's friendly with England has been given a particularly early kick-off time
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Ireland's friendly with England has been given a particularly early kick-off time

Mar 4th 2015, 5:47 PM 18,044 Views 17 Comments

The Aviva Stadium will host the game at 1pm on 7 June.

# friendly - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Lacklustre affair in Tallaght as Keane fails to shine on homecoming
# Prodigal Son
From The42
# Prodigal Son

Lacklustre affair in Tallaght as Keane fails to shine on homecoming

Feb 21st 2015, 9:30 PM 35,756 Views 16 Comments

6,000 fans showed up to Tallaght Stadium to see LA Galaxy defeat Shamrock Rovers 1-0.

# friendly - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Inzaghi gets one over on Ancelotti as Milan end Real Madrid's 23-game winning streak
# Friendly Fire
From The42
# Friendly Fire

Inzaghi gets one over on Ancelotti as Milan end Real Madrid's 23-game winning streak

Dec 30th 2014, 6:27 PM 8,462 Views 1 Comment

Despite goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, the world champions were beaten 4-2 by the Rossoneri in Dubai.

# friendly - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Home improvements to make yours greener (and save money)
# The Upgrade
# The Upgrade

Home improvements to make yours greener (and save money)

Nov 27th 2014, 4:10 PM 2,309 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to an expert from the Irish Green Building Council about how to give your home a green revamp.

# friendly - Friday 12 September, 2014

Poll: Do you keep an eye on your elderly neighbours?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you keep an eye on your elderly neighbours?

Sep 12th 2014, 9:05 AM 6,914 Views 31 Comments

Do you make sure you know how your elderly neighbours are?

# friendly - Thursday 4 September, 2014

France overcome Spain thanks to Chelsea's new striker Loïc Rémy
# Smart Finish
From The42
# Smart Finish

France overcome Spain thanks to Chelsea's new striker Loïc Rémy

Sep 4th 2014, 10:03 PM 6,501 Views 5 Comments

The 27-year-old’s confidence looks to be in a good place at the moment.

# friendly - Thursday 7 August, 2014

VIDEO: MLS All-Stars edge Bayern Munich in friendly
# Upset
From The42
# Upset

VIDEO: MLS All-Stars edge Bayern Munich in friendly

Aug 7th 2014, 11:01 AM 4,029 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Pep Guardiola decided to wave off a post-match handshake with MLS All-Stars coach Caleb Porter.

# friendly - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Fabregas curls 25-yard free-kick in for his first Chelsea goal
# Off The Mark
From The42
# Off The Mark

Fabregas curls 25-yard free-kick in for his first Chelsea goal

Jul 30th 2014, 7:56 PM 7,847 Views 4 Comments

Jose Mourinho’s side picked up a 3-1 win in their pre-season friendly with Vitesse Arnhem.

# friendly - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Miralem Pjanic scored from inside his own half against Man United last night
# Long Range
From The42
# Long Range

Miralem Pjanic scored from inside his own half against Man United last night

Jul 27th 2014, 9:09 AM 10,589 Views 8 Comments

The 24-year-old lofted a remarkable effort over ‘keeper Ben Amos.

# friendly - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Manchester City game called off over 'racism'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Manchester City game called off over 'racism'

Jul 23rd 2014, 12:00 PM 5,681 Views 6 Comments

The club’s under-21 side walked off the pitch after Seko Fofana was allegedly abused.

# friendly - Monday 30 June, 2014

Leinster to take on Ulster in pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium
# It Begins
From The42
# It Begins

Leinster to take on Ulster in pre-season friendly at Tallaght Stadium

Jun 30th 2014, 12:12 PM 3,349 Views 1 Comment

The two provinces will renew their rivalry on the 30th of August.

# friendly - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Ireland's Stephen Ward jets in for a date with Cristiano Ronaldo
# Red Eye
From The42
# Red Eye

Ireland's Stephen Ward jets in for a date with Cristiano Ronaldo

Jun 8th 2014, 8:05 AM 10,057 Views 10 Comments

The Wolves defender could be up against the FIFA World Player of the Year on Tuesday.

# friendly - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Everton starlet Gerard Deulofeu called up for Spain's friendly with Bolivia
# Loan Star
From The42
# Loan Star

Everton starlet Gerard Deulofeu called up for Spain's friendly with Bolivia

May 25th 2014, 12:42 PM 4,516 Views 16 Comments

Vicente del Bosque has delayed naming his World Cup squad for a week.

# friendly - Thursday 15 May, 2014

11 of the best images from Liverpool's Dublin dander against Shamrock Rovers
# Starting XI
From The42
# Starting XI

11 of the best images from Liverpool's Dublin dander against Shamrock Rovers

May 15th 2014, 12:01 AM 9,933 Views 11 Comments

Brendan Rodgers’ men did not have a title to show off but threw a footballing party regardless.

# friendly - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Here are the teams for tonight's game between Shamrock Rovers and Liverpool...
# JUST IN
From The42
# JUST IN

Here are the teams for tonight's game between Shamrock Rovers and Liverpool...

May 14th 2014, 4:45 PM 13,438 Views 28 Comments

…Borini is in but Skrtel, Coutinho and Agger are nowhere to be seen.

# friendly - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

FAI confirm Liverpool v Shamrock Rovers friendly for Aviva Stadium in May
# Red Rovers
From The42
# Red Rovers

FAI confirm Liverpool v Shamrock Rovers friendly for Aviva Stadium in May

Mar 26th 2014, 12:28 PM 12,496 Views 52 Comments

Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge will be bringing their goalscoring double act to Dublin soon.

# friendly - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Bournemouth boss believes Eunan O'Kane can have 'big impact' for Ireland
# Backing
From The42
# Backing

Bournemouth boss believes Eunan O'Kane can have 'big impact' for Ireland

Mar 4th 2014, 8:25 PM 4,874 Views 2 Comments

Eddie Howe has praised the 23-year-old for being “good technically and tactically”.

# friendly - Sunday 2 March, 2014

'Rested' Richard Dunne out of Ireland squad ahead of Serbia clash
# Withdrawal
From The42
# Withdrawal

'Rested' Richard Dunne out of Ireland squad ahead of Serbia clash

Mar 2nd 2014, 2:54 PM 3,015 Views 0 Comments

Martin O’Neill will have to plan without the QPR defender ahead of this week’s friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

# friendly - Friday 28 February, 2014

Northern Ireland monitoring Cyprus tie after bomb blast
# Caution
From The42
# Caution

Northern Ireland monitoring Cyprus tie after bomb blast

Feb 28th 2014, 11:15 PM 3,463 Views 7 Comments

The car of a top Cypriot official, named by the Cyprus Football Association (CFA) as Leontios Trattos, was damaged by a bomb explosion today.

# friendly - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

England set for friendly in Dublin next year
# Old Rivalry
From The42
# Old Rivalry

England set for friendly in Dublin next year

Feb 25th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,975 Views 27 Comments

FAI chief executive John Delaney confirmed that the teams will meet in 2015.

# friendly - Thursday 20 February, 2014

5 Ireland players that deserve a chance to shine against Serbia
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

5 Ireland players that deserve a chance to shine against Serbia

Feb 20th 2014, 7:20 AM 5,788 Views 12 Comments

Anythony Stokes, Andy Reid and Marc Wilson will be among those hoping to impress.

# friendly - Monday 10 February, 2014

9 awful friends you probably have in your crew
# Friends Behaving Badly
From The Daily Edge
# Friends Behaving Badly

9 awful friends you probably have in your crew

Feb 10th 2014, 9:30 PM 51,205 Views 43 Comments

Who is guilty of this bad behaviour?

# friendly - Monday 3 February, 2014

John Delaney 'hopeful' of March 2015 date with England in Dublin
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

John Delaney 'hopeful' of March 2015 date with England in Dublin

Feb 3rd 2014, 6:00 PM 3,368 Views 13 Comments

The two sides have not met in Ireland since the abandoned friendly in 1995.

# friendly - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

3 Polish players who could make an impact against Ireland tonight
# Ones To Watch
From The42
# Ones To Watch

3 Polish players who could make an impact against Ireland tonight

Nov 19th 2013, 7:40 AM 2,715 Views 0 Comments

We take a look at some of Poland’s lesser lights.

# friendly - Friday 15 November, 2013

VIDEO: Robbie Keane scores the first goal of the Martin O'Neill era
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

VIDEO: Robbie Keane scores the first goal of the Martin O'Neill era

Nov 15th 2013, 8:30 PM 7,197 Views 3 Comments

Aiden McGeady then doubled his side’s lead with a powerful strike from distance.