Photo by Stephen McCarthy on Sportsfile Failing to qualify for the last four major tournaments have seen many Irish supporters frustrated, although most would argue that the pool of talent is simply not there. Failing to beat nations such as Finland, Luxembourg, Azerbaijan and Greece in recent times have left many angered. As soon as it was confirmed that Stephen … [Read more...] about The future of the Ireland FC managerial job
Photo by Jonathan Petersson on Pexels Friday 20 October saw the heavily anticipated lifting of the League of Ireland First Division trophy by Galway United, preceded by a win against Wexford and accompanied with an electric crowd providing a canopy of racket and a presentation of pyro. Fans of all ages had gathered in Eamonn Deacy Park to see the historic … [Read more...] about Eamonn Deacy Park: Galway’s largest source of energy
Image by Ireland's Content Pool Saturday 18 November, we will see the clash between Galway kingpins Corofin and Mayo champions Ballina in the Connacht senior club semi-final in Pearse Stadium, Salthill. Ballina Stephanites have had just six days to prepare for this stern test after their comprehensive 15-point win over London champions Fulham … [Read more...] about Corofin vs Ballina Preview
‘Fight or Flight’ is a book about Limerick & Irish sporting hero Keith Earles. Keith Earls grew up in one of the most socially disadvantaged housing estates in Ireland in Moyross. The community was blighted by crime and violence and he did not escape unscathed from the surrounding fear and trauma visited upon his beloved community. Despite the odds he became … [Read more...] about Fight or Flight Review
Image by Pexels from Pixabay The announcement about Portmarnock wanting to host a major comes after the club said it had contacted the R&A to say that it wanted to explore the possibility of hosting either major, or it is now looking for support from the Irish Government, something that seems inevitable. Golfshake's Derek Clements had two main reasons for … [Read more...] about Portmarnock to host a major?