This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Poll: Is there still hope for Ireland at Euro 2012?

Should we call everyone back from Poland now, or keep our spirits high and shock Spain?

Image: ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

WE PINNED AN awful lot of expectation on the basis that we would win at least a point from Croatia.

But an unsighted ‘keeper here and a dodgy offside decision there and we are bottom of the group with the last two World Champions standing between us and the quarter finals.

So, whaddya say, Ireland? Can it be done?

Poll Results:

Don't be stupid. It's all over bar the drinking. (2213)
Don't be stupid. Of course it can be done. Spain don't even play with strikers and we have the measure of Italy. (952)

Forward-thinking Del Bosque defends Fabregas role

Euro 2012 analysis: Reality bites as Ireland exposed on the world stage

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article

About the author:

Sean Farrell

Read next: