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#Irish Invasion

# irish-invasion - Friday 28 August, 2020

Goodwin in talks to sign more 'rough diamonds' from the League of Ireland
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# Irish Invasion

Goodwin in talks to sign more 'rough diamonds' from the League of Ireland

Aug 28th 2020, 2:37 PM 10,971 Views 4 Comments

The Waterford native has put together a sizeable Irish contingent since taking charge at St Mirren.

# irish-invasion - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

The Fremantle-bound Irish duo ready to represent Louth and Leitrim Down Under
# CrossCoders
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# CrossCoders

The Fremantle-bound Irish duo ready to represent Louth and Leitrim Down Under

May 21st 2019, 7:15 AM 7,971 Views 0 Comments

Kate Flood and Áine Tighe were both delighted to put pen to paper and sign for Trent Cooper’s Freo.

# irish-invasion - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Irish champion Eric Donovan to return to the ring in UK debut next month
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# Irish Invasion

Irish champion Eric Donovan to return to the ring in UK debut next month

May 7th 2019, 12:56 PM 2,594 Views 2 Comments

Donovan [9-0, 5KOs] will aim to move closer towards a European title shot in the English capital.

# irish-invasion - Friday 19 October, 2018

'They haven't seen the best of Sean Maguire' - Preston striker ready to repay fans for patience
# All Guns Blazing
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# All Guns Blazing

'They haven't seen the best of Sean Maguire' - Preston striker ready to repay fans for patience

Oct 19th 2018, 5:05 PM 4,911 Views 1 Comment

The former Cork City forward has had endured a tough time with injury since joining the club in the summer of 2017.

# irish-invasion - Friday 30 June, 2017

Sale agreed! O'Connor to follow Maguire from Cork City to Preston
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# Irish Invasion

Sale agreed! O'Connor to follow Maguire from Cork City to Preston

Jun 30th 2017, 4:45 PM 8,872 Views 16 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland U21 international will link up with the Championship club next month.

# irish-invasion - Saturday 7 January, 2017

'The more Irish here, the better': Preston's strong Ireland contingent aim to shock Arsenal
# Irish Invasion
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# Irish Invasion

'The more Irish here, the better': Preston's strong Ireland contingent aim to shock Arsenal

Jan 7th 2017, 8:00 AM 11,684 Views 10 Comments

Defender Greg Cunningham is hoping the Championship side will surprise Arsene Wenger’s men in the FA Cup this evening.

# irish-invasion - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Bellator planning to stage its first show in Ireland before the end of 2016
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# Irish Invasion

Bellator planning to stage its first show in Ireland before the end of 2016

Oct 4th 2016, 10:16 PM 7,531 Views 2 Comments

The US-based mixed martial arts organisation is keen to capitalise on the sport’s increasing popularity here.

# irish-invasion - Monday 12 October, 2015

Next week's UFC Dublin card will be broadcast live and free-to-air in Ireland
# Takeover
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# Takeover

Next week's UFC Dublin card will be broadcast live and free-to-air in Ireland

Oct 12th 2015, 9:15 PM 7,979 Views 5 Comments

Both Setanta Sports and 3e will show the event, which takes place at the 3 Arena on 24 October.

# irish-invasion - Monday 5 October, 2015

We're counting down the days to UFC Dublin after watching the new promo
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# Irish Invasion

We're counting down the days to UFC Dublin after watching the new promo

Oct 5th 2015, 8:47 PM 5,380 Views 5 Comments

This will be good. Very good.

# irish-invasion - Thursday 3 September, 2015

Ross Pearson believes there's another Irish fighter ready for a UFC contract
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# Irish Invasion

Ross Pearson believes there's another Irish fighter ready for a UFC contract

Sep 3rd 2015, 6:00 PM 6,983 Views 1 Comment

“He’s got power, he’s got style, he’s got everything.”

# irish-invasion - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

With no fights scheduled, what's next for the Irish in the UFC?
# On The Horizon
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# On The Horizon

With no fights scheduled, what's next for the Irish in the UFC?

Jul 21st 2015, 1:21 PM 5,994 Views 13 Comments

We take a look at what’s coming down the tracks for Ireland’s mixed martial arts elite.

# irish-invasion - Friday 3 July, 2015

Conor McGregor says 2,500 fans will travel from Ireland to Vegas next week
# Green Army
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# Green Army

Conor McGregor says 2,500 fans will travel from Ireland to Vegas next week

Jul 3rd 2015, 2:00 PM 5,762 Views 13 Comments

Sin City will be turning green for UFC 189.

# irish-invasion - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

The UFC have announced a show for Dublin this October
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# Irish Invasion

The UFC have announced a show for Dublin this October

Jul 1st 2015, 8:47 AM 7,425 Views 1 Comment

MMA’s largest organisation will return to the 3Arena.

# irish-invasion - Friday 22 May, 2015

Another Irishman is heading to Las Vegas in July to fight at UFC 189
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# Irish Invasion

Another Irishman is heading to Las Vegas in July to fight at UFC 189

May 22nd 2015, 9:50 PM 4,919 Views 4 Comments

Neil Seery has been added to the bill.

# irish-invasion - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

The UFC are close to confirming a show in Dublin for later this year
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# Irish Invasion

The UFC are close to confirming a show in Dublin for later this year

Mar 31st 2015, 12:06 PM 20,152 Views 73 Comments

MMA’s largest organisation appears ready to return for its third event at the 3Arena.

# irish-invasion - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

'We've gone from being Conference strugglers to Premier League contenders in just two years'
# Opinion
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# Opinion

'We've gone from being Conference strugglers to Premier League contenders in just two years'

Mar 18th 2015, 3:41 PM 7,452 Views 6 Comments

Is Ireland taking its remarkable MMA success for granted?

# irish-invasion - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Another Irishman will debut in the UFC this weekend and here are 9 reasons why you should be watching
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# Irish Invasion

Another Irishman will debut in the UFC this weekend and here are 9 reasons why you should be watching

Mar 10th 2015, 11:35 AM 9,318 Views 6 Comments

Saturday’s UFC 185 in Dallas will feature Donegal’s Joseph Duffy.

# irish-invasion - Monday 9 March, 2015

12 of the best bits from the final episode of the Conor McGregor documentary
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# Irish Invasion

12 of the best bits from the final episode of the Conor McGregor documentary

Mar 9th 2015, 10:30 PM 10,379 Views 16 Comments

The six-part series of The Notorious ended this evening.

# irish-invasion - Monday 19 January, 2015

McGregor sends Aldo a message as the Irish invasion sweeps through Boston
# Takeover
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# Takeover

McGregor sends Aldo a message as the Irish invasion sweeps through Boston

Jan 19th 2015, 8:00 AM 30,446 Views 36 Comments

Niall Kelly looks back on another significant night for Irish MMA.

# irish-invasion - Sunday 18 January, 2015

Here's a taster of the atmosphere in Boston as Irish fans ramp up to UFC Fight Night
# Shipped Up To Boston
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# Shipped Up To Boston

Here's a taster of the atmosphere in Boston as Irish fans ramp up to UFC Fight Night

Jan 18th 2015, 9:54 AM 7,303 Views 11 Comments

If this was just the start of the Irish invasion, what carnage awaits tonight?

# irish-invasion - Friday 16 January, 2015

'I feel like I'm in Dublin': Behind the ropes at the UFC Boston media day
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# Irish Invasion

'I feel like I'm in Dublin': Behind the ropes at the UFC Boston media day

Jan 16th 2015, 8:59 PM 5,504 Views 0 Comments

McGregor, Pendred, Holohan and Parke met the media and fans in Boston’s Faneuil Hall this afternoon.

# irish-invasion - Monday 12 January, 2015

Dublin's Paul Redmond signs with the UFC to debut in Sweden on 24 January
# Redser
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# Redser

Dublin's Paul Redmond signs with the UFC to debut in Sweden on 24 January

Jan 12th 2015, 9:55 PM 6,314 Views 5 Comments

The former Cage Warriors star will step in on short notice to fight in Stockholm.

'I can't see it going beyond 2 minutes' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for TheScore.ie
# Expert View
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# Expert View

'I can't see it going beyond 2 minutes' - John Kavanagh writes exclusively for TheScore.ie

Jan 12th 2015, 12:00 PM 14,758 Views 12 Comments

Conor McGregor’s head coach joins our team of expert columnists ahead of UFC Boston.

# irish-invasion - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Donegal's Joseph Duffy has signed with the UFC ahead of an expected Spring debut
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Donegal's Joseph Duffy has signed with the UFC ahead of an expected Spring debut

Jan 7th 2015, 7:03 PM 31,820 Views 25 Comments

The last man to defeat Conor McGregor is off to the UFC.

# irish-invasion - Thursday 6 November, 2014

'Welcome to Chez Jackman' - Bernard Jackman's life in France looks pretty great
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# Irish Invasion

'Welcome to Chez Jackman' - Bernard Jackman's life in France looks pretty great

Nov 6th 2014, 12:45 PM 5,843 Views 6 Comments

RTE went behind the scenes in Grenoble and life looks good for the former hooker.

# irish-invasion - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Pendred gets second straight UFC win after split decision
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Pendred gets second straight UFC win after split decision

Oct 4th 2014, 7:08 PM 6,547 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner won a close decision against Gasan Umalatov.

# irish-invasion - Sunday 20 July, 2014

McGregor: 'We're not here just to take part - we're here to take over!'
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# Irish Invasion

McGregor: 'We're not here just to take part - we're here to take over!'

Jul 20th 2014, 10:28 AM 13,495 Views 6 Comments

McGregor has his sights set on the Aviva Stadium or Croke Park the next time the UFC returns to Dublin.

# irish-invasion - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Nazi war dossier reveals plans to invade Ireland
# Operation Green
# Operation Green

Nazi war dossier reveals plans to invade Ireland

Sep 26th 2012, 8:48 PM 29,343 Views 176 Comments

Documents to go on sale at auction tomorrow in Shropshire, England.

# irish-invasion - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

The Winners' Enclosure: Irish raiders flaunt their six appeal
# Evening Wrap
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# Evening Wrap

The Winners' Enclosure: Irish raiders flaunt their six appeal

Mar 16th 2011, 8:00 PM 666 Views 0 Comments

It was a historic day at Cheltenham as Irish-trained horses won six of the day’s seven races. Catch up with the best bits of the day’s action here.

# irish-invasion - Monday 14 March, 2011

Irish racing's finest hour: Cheltenham, 2006
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Irish racing's finest hour: Cheltenham, 2006

Mar 14th 2011, 4:48 PM 765 Views 0 Comments

The Irish have had some great years at Cheltenham, but one year stands above them all. We whet the appetite by looking back at the horses that made 2006 a year to remember.

# irish-invasion - Friday 11 March, 2011

The Magnificent Seven: Cheltenham champions
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The Magnificent Seven: Cheltenham champions

Mar 11th 2011, 12:33 PM 794 Views 0 Comments

Cheltenham fever has started to grip the office, and so we look back at seven of our favourite Irish winners at the festival.