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#Slovakia

# slovakia - This year 2022

'Radicalised' teen shoots dead two men at LGBTQ bar in Slovakia
# Bratislava
# Bratislava

'Radicalised' teen shoots dead two men at LGBTQ bar in Slovakia

Oct 13th 2022, 3:26 PM 19,846 Views 13 Comments

The shooting happened yesterday outside the Teplaren bar in Bratislava.

Man arrested in Cavan on foot of European Arrest Warrant issued by Slovakian authorities
# Cavan Arrest
# Cavan Arrest

Man arrested in Cavan on foot of European Arrest Warrant issued by Slovakian authorities

Sep 28th 2022, 6:40 PM 21,221 Views 0 Comments

He had been living and working in Ireland under a number of false identities.

World Cup play-off system 'really confusing' for Ireland's goal-scoring hero
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

World Cup play-off system 'really confusing' for Ireland's goal-scoring hero

Sep 7th 2022, 2:15 PM 4,301 Views 0 Comments

The Cork star scored the match-winner last night against Slovakia.

O'Sullivan goal hands Ireland win in Slovakia and World Cup play-off bye
# Job Done
From The42
# Job Done

O'Sullivan goal hands Ireland win in Slovakia and World Cup play-off bye

Sep 6th 2022, 7:17 PM 31,085 Views 13 Comments

A gritty 1-0 win means Ireland will skip the first round of next month’s play-offs.

Letter from Bratislava: Another stop along the way as Ireland's journey continues
# Scene Setter
From The42
# Scene Setter

Letter from Bratislava: Another stop along the way as Ireland's journey continues

Updated Sep 6th 2022, 8:30 AM 9,566 Views 4 Comments

Vera Pauw’s World Cup play-off bound side face Slovakia in their final group game today.

Slovakia manager holds Irish well-wishes as he looks to save his job
# Opposition View
From The42
# Opposition View

Slovakia manager holds Irish well-wishes as he looks to save his job

Sep 5th 2022, 11:01 PM 5,285 Views 0 Comments

Peter Kopúň has also warned of ‘very unique’ long throw specialist Megan Campbell.

'The World Cup is our goal': No more House of Payne as Ireland seek easier play-off
# Step By Step
From The42
# Step By Step

'The World Cup is our goal': No more House of Payne as Ireland seek easier play-off

Updated Sep 5th 2022, 8:49 AM 8,930 Views 0 Comments

Tomorrow’s qualifier against Slovakia is ‘still crucial,’ as Heather Payne explains.

Pauw 'not likely' to experiment against Slovakia regardless of play-off picture
# Onto The Next One
From The42
# Onto The Next One

Pauw 'not likely' to experiment against Slovakia regardless of play-off picture

Sep 2nd 2022, 11:00 PM 3,025 Views 0 Comments

But the Ireland manager will be forced into changes with Megan Connolly, Ruesha Littlejohn and Jamie Finn gone from the XI against Finland.

# slovakia - Last year 2021

'Pressure is a privilege' for Ireland's US-born striker and Danish club's captain
# Opportunity
From The42
# Opportunity

'Pressure is a privilege' for Ireland's US-born striker and Danish club's captain

Nov 29th 2021, 7:00 AM 5,839 Views 1 Comment

The door could be opened for Kyra Carusa against Georgia, with Heather Payne back in the US due to college commitments.

'Why are you all wearing the same clothes?...' 'Eh, we're the Irish team.'
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

'Why are you all wearing the same clothes?...' 'Eh, we're the Irish team.'

Nov 27th 2021, 8:30 AM 6,183 Views 0 Comments

Louise Quinn won her 90th cap against Slovakia, and talked the past, present and future afterwards.

'We are disappointed, we came for more. Georgia is a must win – simple'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

'We are disappointed, we came for more. Georgia is a must win – simple'

Nov 25th 2021, 11:33 PM 4,213 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw’s thoughts after Ireland’s 1-1 draw with Slovakia.

Ireland held by Slovakia as World Cup qualifying dream takes hit
# Frustrated
From The42
# Frustrated

Ireland held by Slovakia as World Cup qualifying dream takes hit

Nov 25th 2021, 9:12 PM 21,632 Views 11 Comments

Katie McCabe scored the equaliser at Tallaght Stadium, as Vera Pauw’s side came from behind.

Carusa and Littlejohn return while Jarrett misses out for Ireland's double-header
# World Cup Qualifiers
From The42
# World Cup Qualifiers

Carusa and Littlejohn return while Jarrett misses out for Ireland's double-header

Nov 19th 2021, 11:32 AM 2,434 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw’s side host Slovakia and Georgia at Tallaght Stadium this month.

Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0 to move to brink of last-16
# Swede Result
From The42
# Swede Result

Sweden beat Slovakia 1-0 to move to brink of last-16

Jun 18th 2021, 3:58 PM 2,885 Views 0 Comments

Emil Forsberg’s penalty settled a drab game in St Petersburg.

# slovakia - All time

Play-off heartbreak for Northern Ireland as Slovakia snatch extra-time victory
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

Play-off heartbreak for Northern Ireland as Slovakia snatch extra-time victory

Nov 12th 2020, 10:36 PM 8,257 Views 30 Comments

Slovakia will go into Group E at the European Championships with Poland, Spain and Sweden.

Northern Ireland boss thanks Kenny for his help in preparing for Euro play-off
# Hands Across The Border
From The42
# Hands Across The Border

Northern Ireland boss thanks Kenny for his help in preparing for Euro play-off

Nov 5th 2020, 10:46 PM 8,276 Views 1 Comment

Ian Baraclough’s side face Slovakia next week.

Two-thirds of entire Slovakian population tested for Covid-19
# Mass Testing
# Mass Testing

Two-thirds of entire Slovakian population tested for Covid-19

Nov 2nd 2020, 6:42 PM 31,687 Views 12 Comments

A total of 61,829 people have been infected by the virus.

Slovakia name new boss for Euro play-off final after sacking Hapal eight days post-Ireland win
# Switch Over
From The42
# Switch Over

Slovakia name new boss for Euro play-off final after sacking Hapal eight days post-Ireland win

Oct 20th 2020, 9:17 PM 4,795 Views 0 Comments

Štefan Tarkovič is in the hot seat for next month’s showdown Northern Ireland.

Slovakia collapse gives Ireland World Cup seeding boost
# Silver Lining
From The42
# Silver Lining

Slovakia collapse gives Ireland World Cup seeding boost

Oct 15th 2020, 3:00 PM 62,676 Views 26 Comments

Although the rankings will be determined after next month’s games, Ireland have snuck into pot two.

Kenny: Slovakia performance proves quality of Irish players
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Kenny: Slovakia performance proves quality of Irish players

Oct 9th 2020, 12:28 AM 9,602 Views 10 Comments

The Irish boss heralded his players for showing ‘tremendous qualities as Irishmen.’

Ireland's Euros dream over in shoot-out defeat to Slovakia
# Heartbreak
From The42
# Heartbreak

Ireland's Euros dream over in shoot-out defeat to Slovakia

Oct 8th 2020, 10:39 PM 52,747 Views 126 Comments

Matt Doherty and Alan Browne missed their penalties at the end of a goalless draw in Bratislava.

James McClean starts as Kenny names his team to face Slovakia
# Team News
From The42
# Team News

James McClean starts as Kenny names his team to face Slovakia

Oct 8th 2020, 6:35 PM 13,324 Views 21 Comments

Aaron Connolly and Adam Idah are late withdrawals.

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out
# 23-man
From The42
# 23-man

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out

Oct 8th 2020, 12:57 PM 13,863 Views 23 Comments

Tonight sees the Boys in Green face Slovakia in a one-legged Euro 2020 play-off.

'We're definitely in a much better place than we were four weeks ago'
# Ready
From The42
# Ready

'We're definitely in a much better place than we were four weeks ago'

Oct 7th 2020, 11:04 PM 6,340 Views 7 Comments

Stephen Kenny leads Ireland into tomorrow night’s European Championship play-off in Slovakia.

Lobotka and Skriniar join Slovakia's list of absentees for Ireland play-off
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

Lobotka and Skriniar join Slovakia's list of absentees for Ireland play-off

Updated Oct 7th 2020, 8:10 PM 11,850 Views 7 Comments

The Serie A pair have been ruled out of tomorrow night’s vital game in Bratislava.

'He’s the best I’ve worked with in terms of attention to detail and man-management'
# Impression
From The42
# Impression

'He’s the best I’ve worked with in terms of attention to detail and man-management'

Oct 6th 2020, 5:37 PM 10,408 Views 2 Comments

Republic of Ireland winger Callum O’Dowda looks ahead to Thursday’s crucial clash with Slovakia.

4 questions for Stephen Kenny ahead of long-awaited Slovakia play-off
# Talking Points
From The42
# Talking Points

4 questions for Stephen Kenny ahead of long-awaited Slovakia play-off

Oct 6th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,689 Views 2 Comments

What should Kenny do with his selection and approach? And will Ireland’s poor away record be a problem?

Kenny says qualification for Euros would be an 'extraordinary achievement'
# Build Up
From The42
# Build Up

Kenny says qualification for Euros would be an 'extraordinary achievement'

Updated Oct 5th 2020, 8:00 AM 13,671 Views 14 Comments

The Irish boss nonetheless says his side won’t be cautious in Thursday’s playoff against Slovakia.

Skrtel and Dubravka absent from Slovakia squad to take on Ireland
# In The Blue Corner
From The42
# In The Blue Corner

Skrtel and Dubravka absent from Slovakia squad to take on Ireland

Sep 29th 2020, 2:08 PM 7,033 Views 6 Comments

The European Championship play-off semi-final is due to be played in Bratislava on 8 October.

Byrne and Williams named in 25-man Ireland squad for Slovakia play-off
# Boys In Green
From The42
# Boys In Green

Byrne and Williams named in 25-man Ireland squad for Slovakia play-off

Sep 29th 2020, 1:02 PM 29,874 Views 27 Comments

Robbie Brady and Callum O’Dowda have also been included by Stephen Kenny despite carrying injuries.

Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective
# Debate
# Debate

Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective

Apr 6th 2020, 8:30 PM 36,280 Views 56 Comments

Some European countries have ordered people to wear masks outside.

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia facing further delay
# Planning Issues
From The42
# Planning Issues

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia facing further delay

Mar 31st 2020, 12:43 PM 14,728 Views 29 Comments

If the game is not played before the end of July, it may lead to complications with the McCarthy/Kenny succession plan.

Injury setback leaves Stevens doubtful for Ireland's play-off against Slovakia
# Update
From The42
# Update

Injury setback leaves Stevens doubtful for Ireland's play-off against Slovakia

Mar 12th 2020, 12:13 PM 1,736 Views 5 Comments

The Sheffield United left-back has suffered a recurrence of a calf injury, according to his club’s manager.

Slovakia dealt major injury blow as Dubravka is ruled out of Ireland play-off
# Loss
From The42
# Loss

Slovakia dealt major injury blow as Dubravka is ruled out of Ireland play-off

Mar 11th 2020, 11:28 AM 4,848 Views 7 Comments

A knee injury has rendered the Newcastle United goalkeeper unavailable for the game on 26 March.

Ireland fans' group urges members to follow official advice regarding travel to Slovakia
# YBIG
From The42
# YBIG

Ireland fans' group urges members to follow official advice regarding travel to Slovakia

Mar 10th 2020, 5:38 PM 3,825 Views 1 Comment

You Boys in Green says only official recommendations should be adhered to after the Slovak FA announced that the fixture in Bratislava would be played behind closed doors.

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off still scheduled to go ahead amid coronavirus concerns
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off still scheduled to go ahead amid coronavirus concerns

Updated Mar 9th 2020, 7:25 PM 29,734 Views 32 Comments

Doubts over the game continue to grow, however, as the Slovak government have announced a 14-day ban on all sporting events.

McCarthy talks up Byrne's prospects of featuring in Slovakia play-off
# Latest
From The42
# Latest

McCarthy talks up Byrne's prospects of featuring in Slovakia play-off

Mar 9th 2020, 2:16 PM 5,152 Views 10 Comments

The Ireland manager also expects to have both James McClean and Enda Stevens available.

McCarthy plays down injury fears around Enda Stevens ahead of Slovakia play-off
# Scouting Report
From The42
# Scouting Report

McCarthy plays down injury fears around Enda Stevens ahead of Slovakia play-off

Feb 25th 2020, 5:53 PM 4,339 Views 0 Comments

The Irish boss also praised James McCarthy and Shane Long, as the veteran duo seek to force their way back into international contention.

No late moving of goalposts as Uefa confirm Slovakia as Ireland's play-off opponents
# Away Day
From The42
# Away Day

No late moving of goalposts as Uefa confirm Slovakia as Ireland's play-off opponents

Nov 21st 2019, 11:14 AM 32,830 Views 44 Comments

It was thought that the governing body might change their own rules to make it easier for Ireland to qualify for Euro 2020 as co-hosts, but that hasn’t happened.

Ireland set for Euros play-off with Slovakia as Wales seal qualification
# Onwards
From The42
# Onwards

Ireland set for Euros play-off with Slovakia as Wales seal qualification

Nov 19th 2019, 9:52 PM 37,031 Views 36 Comments

Aaron Ramsey’s double led Giggs’ men past Hungary tonight and determined Ireland’s opponents next March.

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