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Shelbourne and USA legend Heather O'Reilly to realise Champions League dream
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Shelbourne and USA legend Heather O'Reilly to realise Champions League dream

Thu 7:00 AM 4,173 Views 0 Comments

But a big challenge lies ahead for Noel King’s side in Slovenia.

# preview - Tuesday 9 August, 2022

Shamrock Rovers face Shkupi on the cusp of big European achievement - just don't expect to see it on TV
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Shamrock Rovers face Shkupi on the cusp of big European achievement - just don't expect to see it on TV

Aug 9th 2022, 6:30 AM 24,003 Views 19 Comments

Shamrock Rovers can guarantee group stage football by progressing through the Europa League against Shkupi tonight.

# preview - Thursday 4 August, 2022

Preview: Rovers learning from past European mistakes as opportunity knocks against Shkupi
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Preview: Rovers learning from past European mistakes as opportunity knocks against Shkupi

Aug 4th 2022, 12:00 PM 8,639 Views 2 Comments

The Hoops can guarantee group stage football in Europe with progress against the champions of North Macedonia.

Praise for West Ham youngster starring at Pat's ahead of another big European night for Irish football
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Praise for West Ham youngster starring at Pat's ahead of another big European night for Irish football

Aug 4th 2022, 7:15 AM 6,859 Views 1 Comment

Joseph Anang was key as the Irish side overcame Mura on penalties in the last round.

# preview - Saturday 30 July, 2022

3 key questions for Man City and Liverpool ahead of Community Shield kick-off
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3 key questions for Man City and Liverpool ahead of Community Shield kick-off

Jul 30th 2022, 9:00 AM 10,733 Views 2 Comments

England’s big two collide once again today ahead of the new season.

# preview - Friday 29 July, 2022

7 Irish storylines to follow in the new EFL Championship season
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7 Irish storylines to follow in the new EFL Championship season

Updated Jul 29th 2022, 8:00 PM 23,613 Views 7 Comments

The players and teams to track as a new season gets underway.

# preview - Tuesday 19 July, 2022

Preview: Shamrock Rovers head to Bulgaria for daunting Champions League task
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Preview: Shamrock Rovers head to Bulgaria for daunting Champions League task

Jul 19th 2022, 6:00 AM 3,448 Views 1 Comment

The Hoops face Ludogorets in the first leg of their Champions League second qualifying round tonight.

# preview - Saturday 16 July, 2022

Analysis: Kilkenny still need to prove they can manage the modern game against the best
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Analysis: Kilkenny still need to prove they can manage the modern game against the best

Jul 16th 2022, 8:30 AM 5,041 Views 0 Comments

Hurling analyst Sean Flynn breaks down where Sunday’s All-Ireland final is likely to be won and lost, and gives his big-match prediction.

Fifth All-Ireland quarter-final in-a-row for Déise, and a tough task against camogie powerhouse
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Fifth All-Ireland quarter-final in-a-row for Déise, and a tough task against camogie powerhouse

Jul 16th 2022, 7:30 AM 3,070 Views 0 Comments

There are two places in the final-four up for grabs in Semple Stadium this weekend.

# preview - Friday 15 July, 2022

'It is the chance of a lifetime, a massive occasion - something like this is gold dust'
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'It is the chance of a lifetime, a massive occasion - something like this is gold dust'

Jul 15th 2022, 7:51 AM 7,701 Views 1 Comment

Ireland and New Zealand go head to head in Wellington tomorrow knowing the series is on the line.

# preview - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Tony Kelly: 'Having Brian Cody and the Kilkenny lads’ experience is obviously a plus'
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Tony Kelly: 'Having Brian Cody and the Kilkenny lads’ experience is obviously a plus'

Jul 14th 2022, 9:45 AM 8,471 Views 1 Comment

The Treaty are chasing three in-a-row, and Kilkenny stand in their way.

# preview - Tuesday 12 July, 2022

'No excuses' as Rovers go to Malta to seal Champions League progression
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'No excuses' as Rovers go to Malta to seal Champions League progression

Jul 12th 2022, 6:00 AM 2,429 Views 0 Comments

The Hoops hold a three-goal first-leg advantage against opponents who have changed manager since the game in Tallaght.

# preview - Friday 1 July, 2022

New Zealand's mission to avenge last November's defeat brings back bad memories
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New Zealand's mission to avenge last November's defeat brings back bad memories

Jul 1st 2022, 8:08 PM 8,698 Views 7 Comments

The All Blacks have a habit of settling scores. Revenge could be a dish served cold in Auckland tomorrow.

# preview - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

This is where Ireland's World Cup begins - in a Waikato winter rather than under a French sun
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This is where Ireland's World Cup begins - in a Waikato winter rather than under a French sun

Jun 28th 2022, 8:00 PM 20,555 Views 11 Comments

The Māori All Blacks have taken some big scalps over the years – tomorrow’s tour match is a chance for Andy Farrell to see if his untested kids can rise to the challenge of international rugby.

# preview - Monday 27 June, 2022

Different challenge from 11-0 hammering but Ireland win expected in Gori
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Different challenge from 11-0 hammering but Ireland win expected in Gori

Jun 27th 2022, 7:00 AM 5,045 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw’s Girls In Green face Georgia in their next World Cup qualifier today.

# preview - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

Preview: Depleted Ireland facing difficult task against Ukraine
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Preview: Depleted Ireland facing difficult task against Ukraine

Jun 14th 2022, 6:00 AM 4,387 Views 0 Comments

Ireland round out a hectic four-game window in the Polish city of Łódź.

# preview - Saturday 11 June, 2022

Preview: Ireland need unlikely result against Scotland to salvage wretched Nations League campaign
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Preview: Ireland need unlikely result against Scotland to salvage wretched Nations League campaign

Jun 11th 2022, 7:30 AM 2,960 Views 6 Comments

Ireland have lost of their opening two games in the competition so far, and today are seeking a first competitive home win in more than three years.

# preview - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

'We are alive and we are fighting' - Competition is secondary as Ireland and Ukraine meet for the first time
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'We are alive and we are fighting' - Competition is secondary as Ireland and Ukraine meet for the first time

Updated Jun 8th 2022, 8:52 AM 12,821 Views 5 Comments

Ukraine are in Dublin for tonight’s clash in the Uefa Nations League.

# preview - Saturday 4 June, 2022

Preview: Ireland out to break one of the worst Nations League records in Europe against Armenia
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Preview: Ireland out to break one of the worst Nations League records in Europe against Armenia

Jun 4th 2022, 7:00 AM 21,374 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Kenny has set his side the target of winning their group – tonight Ireland take the first step in making good on his ambition.

# preview - Saturday 21 May, 2022

Farewells and glimpses of the future as Connacht wrap up against Zebre
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Farewells and glimpses of the future as Connacht wrap up against Zebre

May 21st 2022, 7:50 AM 9,801 Views 4 Comments

It has been a disappointing URC season for Andy Friend’s side but they can finish with a home win.

# preview - Saturday 7 May, 2022

Roared on by the Red Army, Munster bid to dethrone the mighty Toulouse
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Roared on by the Red Army, Munster bid to dethrone the mighty Toulouse

May 7th 2022, 7:00 AM 5,962 Views 6 Comments

More than 37,500 tickets have been sold for this Champions Cup quarter-final in Dublin.

# preview - Saturday 30 April, 2022

All eyes on Frawley at 10 but Leinster's pack must lead charge in Cape Town
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All eyes on Frawley at 10 but Leinster's pack must lead charge in Cape Town

Apr 30th 2022, 7:30 AM 6,571 Views 9 Comments

Leo Cullen has rotated his side again as Leinster look for a big win against the Stormers.

# preview - Friday 29 April, 2022

Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final
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Dublin rivals Clontarf and Terenure ready for battle in AIL Division 1 final

Apr 29th 2022, 6:36 PM 7,741 Views 3 Comments

The two sides meet at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday for the league’s showpiece event.

# preview - Tuesday 12 April, 2022

Ireland out to start party of their own against top Swedes on World Cup hunt
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Ireland out to start party of their own against top Swedes on World Cup hunt

Apr 12th 2022, 7:00 AM 1,731 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw’s side face the world’s second-ranked side in Gothenburg this evening.

# preview - Sunday 10 April, 2022

Parsons back, POM presents, scrum nous, UCC sessions - Ireland bid to rebound
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Parsons back, POM presents, scrum nous, UCC sessions - Ireland bid to rebound

Updated Apr 10th 2022, 9:35 AM 14,939 Views 4 Comments

Greg McWilliams’ side are desperate for a win against Italy in Cork this evening.

# preview - Saturday 9 April, 2022

Cooney looks to Clermont win for inspiration ahead of big test against Dupont and Toulouse
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Cooney looks to Clermont win for inspiration ahead of big test against Dupont and Toulouse

Apr 9th 2022, 10:15 AM 3,103 Views 3 Comments

‘It gives us massive confidence going to a big team, knowing we can come away with the win which we haven’t done in years gone by.’

# preview - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Munster's need is greater than Leinster's - they have little margin for error left
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Munster's need is greater than Leinster's - they have little margin for error left

Apr 2nd 2022, 7:22 AM 6,024 Views 4 Comments

Old rivals Leinster and Munster meet in Thomond Park tonight with the home side under pressure to secure a home quarter-final.

# preview - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Ireland out to prove they can live easily with the favourites tag in Lithuania clash
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Ireland out to prove they can live easily with the favourites tag in Lithuania clash

Mar 29th 2022, 3:00 PM 6,934 Views 1 Comment

Ireland end the March window with a lower-key friendly game in Dublin tonight.

# preview - Saturday 26 March, 2022

'We want to make sure that no other Irish player experiences that' as new chapter begins
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'We want to make sure that no other Irish player experiences that' as new chapter begins

Mar 26th 2022, 7:30 AM 3,834 Views 0 Comments

There’s change aplenty as Greg McWilliams’ side face Wales in today’s Six Nations opener.

Preview: Ireland honour their history and begin long road to Euro 2024 against the world's top-ranked side
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Preview: Ireland honour their history and begin long road to Euro 2024 against the world's top-ranked side

Mar 26th 2022, 1:45 AM 5,915 Views 1 Comment

Belgium are in town for Ireland’s first game of 2022.

# preview - Saturday 19 March, 2022

Scottish disciplinary breach adds to sense Ireland should claim Triple Crown
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Scottish disciplinary breach adds to sense Ireland should claim Triple Crown

Mar 19th 2022, 7:00 AM 41,311 Views 16 Comments

Andy Farrell’s men will also be hoping for a favour from England in Paris.

# preview - Saturday 12 March, 2022

Ireland are justified favourites but winning in Twickenham is no mean feat
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Ireland are justified favourites but winning in Twickenham is no mean feat

Mar 12th 2022, 9:00 AM 15,448 Views 16 Comments

England have the defensive tools to cause Andy Farrell’s side big problems.

# preview - Saturday 5 March, 2022

Five points is what Munster need tonight - and five points is what they are going to get
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Five points is what Munster need tonight - and five points is what they are going to get

Mar 5th 2022, 6:15 AM 8,499 Views 3 Comments

Johann van Graan’s side take on Dragons in the URC at Thomond Park.

# preview - Friday 4 March, 2022

Unbeaten runs on the line in Dublin derby while Cookies and Lansdowne clash again
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Unbeaten runs on the line in Dublin derby while Cookies and Lansdowne clash again

Mar 4th 2022, 9:07 PM 3,084 Views 0 Comments

Dave Mervyn looks ahead to the weekend’s domestic action.

# preview - Sunday 27 February, 2022

Farrell's attack-minded Ireland team must be ruthless and clinical against Italy
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Farrell's attack-minded Ireland team must be ruthless and clinical against Italy

Feb 27th 2022, 6:00 AM 7,837 Views 10 Comments

This exciting Ireland team has plenty of try-scoring potential.

# preview - Friday 25 February, 2022

Top-of-the-table clash the highlight of this week's AIL fixtures
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Top-of-the-table clash the highlight of this week's AIL fixtures

Feb 25th 2022, 8:33 PM 3,947 Views 0 Comments

It’s first against second, as Clontarf take on Lansdowne.

# preview - Sunday 20 February, 2022

Anything less than victory won't wash in Wales for 'coming force' Ulster
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Anything less than victory won't wash in Wales for 'coming force' Ulster

Feb 20th 2022, 9:19 AM 10,051 Views 8 Comments

The northern province are on the road to take on the Dragons in the United Rugby Championship today.

# preview - Saturday 19 February, 2022

'It's not all about the here and now, but growing as a squad' - new-look Ireland aim to win
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'It's not all about the here and now, but growing as a squad' - new-look Ireland aim to win

Feb 19th 2022, 6:45 AM 3,661 Views 1 Comment

Vera Pauw’s Girls In Green face Russia in the Pinatar Cup semi-final this evening.

Change aplenty but rivalry remains as Cork and Dublin gear up for Croke Park clash
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Change aplenty but rivalry remains as Cork and Dublin gear up for Croke Park clash

Feb 19th 2022, 6:15 AM 1,967 Views 0 Comments

The Division 1B Lidl Ladies National Football League tie throws in at 5.15pm, and is live on TG4.

# preview - Saturday 12 February, 2022

France are favourites but Ireland bring momentum even without their key man
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France are favourites but Ireland bring momentum even without their key man

Feb 12th 2022, 7:00 AM 22,927 Views 7 Comments

Andy Farrell’s side have a huge challenge ahead of them at Stade de France.

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