Sun, 28 Jun, 2020
While Darren Randolph was earning plaudits for his role in helping Middlesbrough keep a clean sheet against Preston – including one fine save to deny ex-Cork City man Sean Maguire – his Ireland understudy Keiren Westwood was having a much less happy time of it in the Championship on Saturday.
Mon, 28 Aug, 2017
As much as he can’t hide his frustration at losing Ireland’s newly crowned player of 2016, Robbie Brady, to a needless suspension for the game against Wales, Martin O’Neill will be delighted that the player of 2015, Jon Walters, is available for selection on Friday after making a full recovery from a problematic knee injury.
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017
Edin Dzeko tried to be diplomatic, even if he didn’t try too hard to think. After the Bosnia and Herzegovina striker spent a few minutes talking about how Ireland’s many absent players wouldn’t negatively affect Martin O’Neill’s side, the 29-year-old was asked which opposition players had impressed him.
Fri, 13 Nov, 2015
An arsonist who set his flat on fire after being served an eviction notice laughed when he was told by police that he had almost trapped his upstairs neighbour and her two children in the blaze, a UK court heard today.
Tue, 09 Sep, 2014