Person: Pat Jennings
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Wed, 15 Nov, 2017
Steven Davis will earn his 100th Northern Ireland cap tomorrow night but he insists the World Cup play-off with Switzerland is more important than such personal landmarks.
Wed, 08 Nov, 2017
Should next Saturday’s Champions League final resolve itself into a head to head contest between Ronaldo and Gianluigi Buffon, the outcome might not only decide the game but also the winner of this year’s Ballon d’Or.
Sat, 27 May, 2017
And so they left with a bang not a whimper, as Spurs said goodbye to White Hart Lane after 118 years in emphatic style, playing Manchester United off the park, sealing second spot in the Premier League, and showing why they are considered the most exciting young side in the country.
Mon, 15 May, 2017
Different era, same trauma. For Séamus Coleman 2017 read Jimmy Holmes 1979.
Mon, 27 Mar, 2017
Liam Brady once said the best two keepers he played with were also the quietest — Dino Zoff and Pat Jennings. The latter knows the uphill battle facing Northern Ireland this month, but is living proof of what can be achieved punching above their weight.
Sun, 12 Jun, 2016
Mon, 06 Jun, 2016
Karl Sheppard’s third goal in three games saw Cork City move up to second in the SSE Airtricity League premier division table after a narrow win over St Pat’s at Turners Cross last night.
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
While the SSE Airtricity League top two of Dundalk and Derry are, respectively, away to Bohemians and at home to Sligo Rovers, probably the most eye-catching Premier Division fixture this evening sees third play fifth, as Cork City host St Patrick’s Athletic at Turner’s Cross.
Fri, 29 Apr, 2016
Thu, 07 Jan, 2016
It’s being billed in many quarters as a make or break 90 minutes in Ireland’s quest to make it to France in 2016 but whether his team wins, loses or draws against Scotland on Saturday, Martin O’Neill maintains the result of this one game won’t define the final outcome of the qualifying race.
Thu, 11 Jun, 2015
FORMER Miss Ireland Sarah Morrissey might not have become a model if her mum hadn’t sent a photo of her to Assets Models Agency.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
Liam Brady has warned that the lack of young football talent coming through from Ireland is "scary".
Fri, 08 Aug, 2014
Martin O’Neill is hoping Ireland don’t get France in tomorrow’s Euro 2016 qualifying draw. And it has nothing to do with Thierry Henry and ‘The Hand of Gaul’.
Sat, 22 Feb, 2014
Des MacHale is right (Letters, Nov 18). A single team could represent Ireland North and South in soccer.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
An all-Ireland soccer team should take on England every two years to raise money for children, Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2013
FAI boss John Delaney believes qualification for the European Championships in 2016 would be an appropriate way to mark the centenary of the 1916 Easter Rising, especially now as we have a manager who not only was born in the six counties but was captain of its Northern Ireland football team.
Fri, 08 Nov, 2013
Former Republic of Ireland and Arsenal great Liam Brady believes Jack Wilshere will only improve for club and country after the England midfielder’s impressive return from his injury travails.
Tue, 05 Feb, 2013
Ten-man Waterford United slipped up in the race for automatic promotion as they were held to a scoreless draw by Athlone Town at the RSC.
Sat, 11 Aug, 2012
Second-half goals from Stephen Walsh and Tom King gave Mervue United the points at Fahy’s Field last night.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2012
Athlone Town and Finn Harps played out an entertaining draw at Lissywoollen last night.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2012
Two late goals for Waterford United sealed a victory they deserved, but one they were far from certain to secure throughout the last 15 minutes of this Airtricity clash.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2012
Waterford United cruised to success at the RSC last night as the Blues kept their promotion hopes well and truly alive against an opposition side that battled but never looked capable of holding the home side.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2012
Limerick FC maintained their promotion drive with a nervy win at Jackman Park last night.
Sat, 19 May, 2012
Athlone added to Mervue’s woes with victory at Lissywoollen last night.
Sat, 12 May, 2012
Waterford were held to a draw by 10-man Athlone Town at the RSC last night in a game marred by some bizzare refereeing by Kildare’s Adriano Reale.
Sat, 14 Apr, 2012
Wexford Youths moved second in the First Division courtesy of a 59th minute strike from captain Danny Furlong against Athlone Town last night.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2012
Joe Woods’ sublime chip 21 minutes from time sent Athlone Town level at the top of the Airtricity First Division table for 24 hours at least, leaving 10-man Mervue searching for their first point.
Sat, 24 Mar, 2012
VETERAN Alan Kirby’s 65th minute strike helped leaders Longford Town to a comfortable three points over Wexford Youths at Ferrycarrig Park last night.
Sat, 17 Mar, 2012
Many goalkeepers have now scored from corners, free-kicks or penalties, but Everton’s Tim Howard last night joined the more exclusive club of those to find the net from considerably longer range.
Thu, 05 Jan, 2012
IT WAS the night we went to a football match and a party broke out. Or maybe it was the other way around.
Wed, 16 Nov, 2011
Northern Ireland’s most capped player, Pat Jennings, is to be honoured by UEFA.
Mon, 29 Aug, 2011
Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given will look to resolve his situation at Manchester City in January as he grows increasingly frustrated with his lack of action.
Tue, 16 Nov, 2010
MAURICE O’MEARA, named manager of the year at the Irish Golf Tour Operators Association (IGTOA) annual awards, is confident the ‘3’ Irish Open will return to Killarney next year.
Tue, 26 Oct, 2010
FORMER Argentina star Ossie Ardiles believes tomorrow’s friendly with the Republic of Ireland at the Aviva Stadium has taken on added significance since the departure of national team boss Diego Maradona.
Tue, 10 Aug, 2010
Shamrock Rovers will return to the top of the table with victory over Sporting Fingal in this afternoon’s clash at Morton Stadium, kick-off 4.00pm.
Sun, 01 Aug, 2010
Rory McIlroy had a brighter day in brutal weather today as he led Northern Ireland to victory in a star-studded challenge match against the Republic of Ireland.
Wed, 21 Jul, 2010
ACCORDING to the old saying, it is better to die on your feet than live on your knees.
Mon, 12 Apr, 2010
Arsene Wenger believes whomever he puts in goal at West Ham on Sunday will do Arsenal justice.
Fri, 23 Oct, 2009
Northern Ireland manager Nigel Worthington gave a history lesson to his players on the eve of the World Cup qualifier against Poland and urged them to become heroes.
Fri, 04 Sep, 2009
Trad group De Dannan have planned a one-off reunion for this year’s World Fleadh Festival, it was announced today.
Wed, 20 May, 2009