A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Slovakia have been given until December 20 to decide whether to host the Republic of Ireland in Trnava or Bratislava next March as Uefa continued planning for the Euro 2020 play-off draw on Friday morning.
Tue, 19 Nov, 2019
Events in Cardiff tomorrow will dictate the identity of Ireland’s opponents in the Euro 2020 Path B play-off semi-final match on Tuesday, March 26.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
Germany and Holland secured their places at Euro 2020 from qualifying Group C as Northern Ireland were left to try their luck in the play-offs.
Sat, 16 Nov, 2019
The key to deterrence, conflict management, and de-escalation in the cyber realm is to acknowledge that we all still have a lot to learn, writes
Fri, 04 Oct, 2019
It was a result that was described in the newspapers as ‘a bombshell.’ And the raw facts of game allow for an understanding of why it was considered as such.
Fri, 20 Sep, 2019
An inspired performance by Sligo’s Chris O’Donnell helped Ireland maintain their place in the First League of the European Team Championships in Sandnes, Norway over the weekend.
Mon, 12 Aug, 2019
John Bull has always divided opinion. To our neighbours, he came to symbolise the best of British: A jovial, chubby, but solid and honest character of rural stock. For others (ie pretty much everyone else), this representation came to be viewed in very different terms. Just how different was apparent in a New York Times piece from 1861.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
It is not necessary to be paranoid to see the professional assassination of Britain’s ambassador to America, Kim Darroch, as a step in the ascent of right-wing forces.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2019
Hungary has won a court fight with EU regulators over a tax on advertising, in another setback for Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager’s crusade against countries she says are taking advantage of state aid-rules to give select companies an unfair advantage over rivals.
Fri, 28 Jun, 2019
Ireland has secured at least two medals at the European Games.
Tue, 25 Jun, 2019
Paddy McNair’s first international goal saw Northern Ireland snatch a 1-0 win over Belarus and make it four wins out of four in Euro 2020 qualifying.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
Hungary and Estonia are the cheapest EU countries to drive an EV.
Mon, 03 Jun, 2019
Hungary’s Viktor Orbán visits the White House today, but Donald Trump will try to cut an arms deal with him, not promote democracy, sayand .
Mon, 13 May, 2019
Delaying or watering down Brexit will give its supporters just what they want — a grievance, says.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
Eden Hazard scored twice as Belgium recovered from a blunder by Thibaut Courtois to beat Russia 3-1 last night and start European Championship qualifying campaign on a high.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2019
The only doubt Stephen Kenny has about Troy Parrott’s readiness for U21 action relates to the player’s current injury problems.
Thu, 14 Mar, 2019
At the end of an atrocious year for the Irish football team, results will be off the agenda for a couple of hours at least when Dublin hosts the Euro 2020 draw tomorrow.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2018
Werner Herzog’s quirky take on Mikhail Gorbachev promises to be one of the best documentaries at Cork Film Festival, writes
Fri, 02 Nov, 2018
What this World Cup could really do with is a team to capture the imagination, says .
Fri, 06 Jul, 2018
A scintillating goal from Neymar drew him level with Romario in Brazil’s all-time top scorers list as they cruised to a 3-0 win against Austria yesterday.
Mon, 11 Jun, 2018
The country’s eurosceptics on the left and right — anti-austerity and anti-immigration, respectively — have united in government and may yet succeed in upending the European project, says
Thu, 07 Jun, 2018
Hungary’s Viktor Orbán’s was re-elected last weekend to serve a fourth term as prime minister.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2018
UK voters’ decision to leave the EU may have been motivated by domestic issues such as immigration, but the costs of departure are being felt first in foreign policy, writes Mark Malloch-Brown.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
Sat, 16 Dec, 2017
Deep divisions within Europe are increasingly threatening the values upon which the European project of “ever closer union” is based.
Mon, 04 Dec, 2017
Fascists and other far-right extremists are set to assemble on Saturday in Warsaw for the march.
Fri, 10 Nov, 2017
IT has become part of the choreography of all European Union reviews of stop-start meetings over Brexit that an EU spokesperson underlines that Europe has far bigger fish to fry than the John-Bull-and-camp-followers divorce.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
Portugal and France secured their places at next summer's World Cup finals but Holland will miss out on a second successive major tournament.
Wed, 11 Oct, 2017
European champions Portugal got the victory they required over Switzerland to book their place in next year’s World Cup in Russia.
Wed, 11 Oct, 2017
Blaise Matuidi's early goal proved enough for France to secure a crucial 1-0 victory away to Bulgaria which put them back at the top of World Cup European Qualifying Group A.
Sat, 07 Oct, 2017
One of the lessons from the 2015 refugee crisis is that the EU will need to develop a far stronger common foreign and security policy, says
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017
The European Court of Justice has rejected efforts by Hungary and Slovakia to stay out of a European Union scheme meant to relocate refugees.
Wed, 06 Sep, 2017
Belgium qualified for next year's World Cup by beating Greece but France were pegged back by a humiliating goalless draw at home to Luxembourg.
Sun, 03 Sep, 2017
Furniture from a Georgian house up for auction, writes
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
Hungary's prime minister has asked the European Union to pay for half of the cost of anti-migrant fences it built on its southern borders, some €440m.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017
France steamrollered Holland 4-0 with the help of goals from Thomas Lemar and Kylian Mbappe as they edged closer to qualification for next summer's World Cup finals in Russia.
Thu, 31 Aug, 2017
Manipulation or even outright control of the media cannot explain the enduring popularity, borne out by opinion polls, of illiberal leaders, writes
Fri, 04 Aug, 2017
An adviser to the European Court of Justice says it should dismiss lawsuits filed by Hungary and Slovakia challenging a European Council decision that the countries have to take in hundreds of asylum seekers.
Wed, 26 Jul, 2017
The challenge facing France and Germany is to capitalise on victories for pro-European governments without provoking a backlash in other EU states, writes
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
As World Cup qualification reaches the business end we look at how things stand in every group.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
You could call this a breakthrough season for Austrian football, but it is a breakthrough with a catch, writes
Tue, 06 Jun, 2017
Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán has pursued control by varied and ruthless means — breaching EU law and his citizens’ rights. EU states have to do more than finger wag, writes
Tue, 30 May, 2017
A new fence being built by Hungary to stop migrants from entering the country will be completed by May 1 and a state of emergency giving authorities additional powers to secure the borders has been extended by six months, government officials said.
Thu, 02 Mar, 2017