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A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Prehistoric’ was one of the kinder words used by critics of Jack Charlton’s brand of football when he was manager of Ireland but in the foreword he has penned for a newly published biography by Colin Young, the man himself makes the claim that, au contraire – or, more likely, ‘bugger that’ – his Ireland team actually laid the foundations for the game as we know it today.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2016
Mon, 03 Oct, 2016
Our reaction on next weekend’s international break tells you something about what The Special One has already changed at Old Trafford.
Mon, 29 Aug, 2016
Tue, 26 Apr, 2016
Thu, 17 Mar, 2016
Wed, 20 Jan, 2016
Holders Arsenal must entertain Burnley in the fourth round of the FA Cup while Northampton’s reward if they can get past MK Dons in a third-round replay will be a visit from Chelsea.
Tue, 12 Jan, 2016
Here’s a briefing on some of the stories and issues highlighted on irishexaminer.com today.
Tue, 08 Dec, 2015
Jermain Defoe’s hat-trick spared Sunderland’s blushes as they defeated Exeter 6-3 in a thrilling Capital One Cup clash last night.
Wed, 26 Aug, 2015
The opening weekend of the Championship season was a pretty uneventful one for the Irish.
Mon, 10 Aug, 2015
Phil Jones admits Manchester United are still learning Louis van Gaal’s new system but the defender believes their 100% record in pre-season shows they are ready for the new Premier League campaign to start.
Wed, 13 Aug, 2014
Northampton defender and Professional Footballers’ Association chairman Clarke Carlisle has called time on his playing career.
Thu, 23 May, 2013
As well as the Eurovision, highlights include the return of The Good Wife to RTÉ
Sat, 18 May, 2013
Aiden McGeady got “cold feet” about joining Wigan at the last minute, the Irish Examiner understands.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2013
Jason Byrne joined Cork legend Pat Morley in second place on the all-time League of Ireland goalscorers’ list as his 182nd goal saw Bray Wanderers come back from a goal down to earn a deserved point at Turner’s Cross last night.
Sat, 31 Mar, 2012
Overwhelmed not just by the number, but by the calibre of those interested in the post, Sligo Rovers have extended the deadline in its search for a new manager until Monday.
Sat, 18 Feb, 2012
THE Republic of Ireland should exert constant pressure on Estonia’s defence to force errors that will clinch qualification for the final stages of Euro 2012.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2011
MANCHESTER UNITED avoided further humiliation after their derby drubbing as they breezed through last night’s Carling Cup fourth round clash at Aldershot, winning 3-0.
Wed, 26 Oct, 2011
NORWICH suffered a stunning 4-0 home defeat at the hands of npower League One leaders MK Dons as the three newly-promoted Premier League clubs exited the Carling Cup at the second-round stage last night.
Wed, 24 Aug, 2011
Roy Hodgson endured more lows than highs during his short reign at Anfield.
Sat, 08 Jan, 2011
Colin Calderwood has been confirmed as the new manager of Hibernian.
Mon, 18 Oct, 2010
I’M not saying I’m a jinx but no sooner had I predicted that Liverpool would win the league last season than they started badly, never recovered and ended up dropping out of the top four.
Sat, 25 Sep, 2010
SO farewell then Yerevan, and apologies to sensitive newspaper readers and television viewers at home who might have been exposed to disturbing glimpses of the milky white thighs of the travelling Irish press corps over the past 48 hours.
Sat, 04 Sep, 2010
BOHEMIANS have been drawn against Welsh side TNS (now The New Saints, formerly Total Network Solutions) in the Champions League second round qualifying round.
Tue, 22 Jun, 2010
Rangers have confirmed that majority shareholder David Murray has begun discussions with London-based property developer Andrew Ellis regarding a takeover.
Mon, 08 Mar, 2010
JOSÉ Armando Ufarte Ventoso was the man who broke Irish hearts in Paris 44 years ago but many still feel an own-goal by the FAI had sealed the side’s fate some weeks before.
Tue, 10 Nov, 2009
Leeds United face an away tie against Oldham Athletic in the first round of the FA Cup.
Sun, 25 Oct, 2009
IT WAS a union no one could have imagined. Four years after the infamous Saipan bust-up prior to the 2002 World Cup Roy Keane and Niall Quinn joined forces at Sunderland.
Mon, 30 Mar, 2009
Wed, 01 Oct, 2008
Roy Keane admits he is desperate to improve on his poor cup record since going into management at Sunderland.
Mon, 22 Sep, 2008
Middlesbrough are hoping to seal the signing of Egyptian international midfielder Mohamed Shawky before the transfer window closes.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2007
The jersey worn by George Best during the Manchester United versus Northampton Town FA Cup match in 1970, when he scored six goals and played arguably his finest ever football performance, sold today at Christie's for £24,000 (€35,500).
Wed, 13 Sep, 2006
NON-LEAGUE Burscough could face a trip to Peterborough as reward for knocking League One Gillingham out of the FA Cup.
Mon, 07 Nov, 2005
GrimsBy Ross Heppenstall
Wed, 21 Sep, 2005
NON-LEAGUE Exeter were yesterday handed a glamorous trip to Manchester United in the third round of the FA Cup.
Mon, 06 Dec, 2004
George O'Callaghan is to hand in a transfer request to Cork City while John O'Flynn could be on his way to Northampton, the Evening Echo newspaper revealed today.
Sat, 18 Sep, 2004
Cork City striker John O'Flynn will miss his chance to impress the talents scouts as he sits out the Leesiders’ eircom League clash with Premier Division strugglers Derry City tonight (7.45pm).
Fri, 11 Jun, 2004
Tue, 20 Apr, 2004
Birmingham co-owner David Sullivan has admitted that manager Steve Bruce did not think Argentinian striker Luciano Figueroa was “good enough” to play in the Barclaycard Premiership after the St Andrews club cut their losses on the summer signing.
Thu, 25 Dec, 2003