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Dundalk to host Longford Town in FAI Cup semi-finals

Dundalk have been drawn at home to Longford Town in the semi-finals of the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup.

The draw was made live on RTÉ Radio this morning. 110 more words


Republic of Ireland v Georgia - The Verdict

“We have to stop talking ourselves down.” Eamon Dunphy’s words immediately following the Republic of Ireland’s nervy 1-0 victory over Georgia last night make for a welcome change. 535 more words


I Have (Three Fourths Of) A Dream

Croke Park and the Aviva Stadium are uniquely great for this reason and that, however, it’s their (unfortunate) similarity which might be most enduring. 83 more words

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Ирландские байки и легенды: iAvivo la vida!

По следам наших вчерашних побед сегодня мы продолжаем тему спорта, но немного в другом ключе — мы ездили на экскурсию на регбийно-футбольный стадион Авива, где в 2011 году прошёл финальный матч Лиги Европы УЕФА, чем сотрудники этой стеклянно-металлической махины очень гордятся. Сам стадион был построен на месте своего старичка-предщественника «Лэндсдаун Роуда» 1872 года рождения (и правда далеко не юнец).


Forty years Done Dirt Cheap: AC/DC back in Dublin

WHEN the punk manifesto of ‘here’s three chords, now form a band’ was nailed to the mast in 1977, AC/DC were probably the uncoolest band in the world. 563 more words


The teflon John

Delaney’s decade has resulted in politicking when reform was needed, left Irish soccer in a sorry state and seen more and more stakeholders alienated – yet he’s untouchable, writes Ewan MacKenna. 2,659 more words