Tag: Soccer
25 days ago
leinsterleader.ie

Pedestrian entrance could be on the way for this Kildare town area

The application was made by Kildare town AFC

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7 months ago
irishstar.com

Footballer named the best Irish person of all time

The soccer legend beat Terry Wogan and Graham Norton

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8 months ago
irishstar.com

Ireland claim victory over Albania in Women's Nations League after game suspended due to bad weather

Ireland beat Albania 1-0 despite the suspension in play caused by the waterlogged pitch

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8 months ago
irishstar.com

RECAP Ireland lose 0-2 to Greece in EURO 2024 qualifier

Ireland lost all five of the qualifiers, making qualification for EURO 2024 possible but unlikely

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10 months ago
corkbeo.ie

Tears as Ruairi Keating dedicates Cork City hattrick to father lost in car crash

Dad Ciaran, brother of Boyzone star Ronan Keating, died in July

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10 months ago
corkbeo.ie

Son of Cork Olympic hero Cathal Heffernan gets dream move to Premier League

It's another big club for the youngster who's leaving Milan for Newcastle

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11 months ago
thestar.com

Canada’s first women’s pro soccer league is making progress. A rousing World Cup run would help

More than seven months after Diana Matheson announced plans for an eight-team league starting in 2025, there’s still ...

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12 months ago
nytimes.com

Inside the Saudi Soccer Gold Rush

The kingdom’s pursuit of the world’s best soccer players has unleashed a feeding frenzy among agents and executives. ...

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about 1 year ago
thestar.com

Being trans wasn’t a choice for Quinn. Fighting for a better world is

The fight for rights hasn’t been easy, but the Canadian soccer star believes it’s going to lead to more acceptance.

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about 1 year ago
thestar.com

There’s a cap on Canadian soccer success until the cheque clears

Reaction to Canada’s Nations League final loss to the U.S. might have been over the top, but the discrepancy in resou...

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about 1 year ago
thestar.com

Atiba Hutchinson retires as the gold standard for Canadian men’s soccer. And this doesn’t have to...

For today, it’s enough to tip a cap to the gold standard of a soccer country that’s gone a long way in raising its gl...

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about 1 year ago
thestar.com

Canadian soccer men have a chance that doesn’t come along often

A Nations League win would give the men their first major trophy in 23 years.

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about 1 year ago
ynetnews.com

Israel comes back from behind twice to beat Brazil in 5-goal U20 World Cup thriller

Blue and Whites rejoice as goals by Khalaili, Shibli and an exquisite individual Dor Turgeman effort send them throug...

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about 1 year ago
irishmirror.ie

Republic of Ireland v France LIVE score updates, kick-off time, TV information, team news and more

The sides clash at the Aviva Stadium in Ireland's first Euro 2024 qualifier.

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about 1 year ago
corkbeo.ie

New Munster soccer club Kerry FC left 'disgusted' by racist abuse

So-called fans made racist remarks on social media - the club has spoken out strongly

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

Starlet Evan Ferguson scores in Republic of Ireland win over Latvia

A first start, a first goal, and no doubt the first of many. Evan Ferguson only has another 67 to go to reel in Robbi...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

There isn’t enough money to solve Canadian soccer’s problems. Not yet

Canada Soccer is in flux, with waning revenue streams and a record of money-squandering incompetence. It’s a trap the...

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over 1 year ago
wsj.com

U.K. Economy Swings Back to Growth, Boosted by Premier League’s Return

Falling energy prices will give a longer boost to growth, but strikes are a drag

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over 1 year ago
nytimes.com

John Motson, BBC’s Voice of Soccer for Five Decades, Dies at 77

The broadcaster announced English soccer’s biggest moments, including 10 World Cups.

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

Irish boy's tears turn to cheers as familiar faces save dream Liverpool FC trip

The 10-year-old's trip to watch Liverpool had turned into a nightmare until two family friends from his hometown turn...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Where’s the money? Canada Soccer needs to answer that question before anything else

This should be a moment for the sport in this country. Instead, Canada Soccer has been lurching from mess to mess, an...

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

Roy Keane and Will Ferrell 'bromance' leaves viewers elated

The Hollywood actor and Keane previously played together in Soccer Aid and the American was clearly delighted to see ...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Canada Soccer is failing its players again. That’s quite the tradition the organization is building

Eight months after the men’s team went on strike while preparing for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, the women’s team ha...

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over 1 year ago
nytimes.com

Bristol City and the Soccer Streak That’s ‘Just Statistically Ridiculous’

Bristol City has gone 65 games since its last penalty kick, a drought that has baffled the team and its fans. It has ...

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

LeBron James poses with new Liverpool kit to celebrate 'unique' collection

The NBA's all-time top points s has posed with a new Liverpool kit as part of a new collection unveiled by the club

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

Man Utd takeover: Glazers talking to Qatari investors as Ratcliffe gets boost

Manchester United owners the Glazer family have continued discussions over a sale of the club, but questions remain o...

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

James McClean's wife reacts as he plays hours after the birth of his daughter

The Republic of Ireland star played the full 90 minutes at Ewood Park as Shaun Maloney watched Wigan play out a 0-0 d...

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over 1 year ago
irishstar.com

Roy Keane on his love of dogs and the devastating loss of his beloved Triggs

The former Manchester United midfielder's dog was almost as famous during Saipan controversy as Keane himself

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | It was Messi. It was Mbappé. Argentina’s World Cup win over France was magnificent

Mbappé scores three times to win the Golden Boot. Messi scores twice to capture the prize that had eluded him all the...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | Lionel Messi has one more chance at World Cup glory after Argentina’s semifinal win ove...

Even at 35, Bruce Arthur writes, Messi leaves people reaching for both superlatives and for the place he was a second...

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over 1 year ago
nytimes.com

China Limits Crowd Shots of the World Cup to Avoid ‘Zero-Covid’ Comparisons

With matches on a 30-second delay, China’s television network is able to replace crowd shots with close-ups of coaches.

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | A naked John Herdman in Croatian tabloids? Anything can happen at the World Cup

More than the “we’re off to F Croatia” comment waking up a sleepy Croatian squad, Luka Modric’s team will be more con...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | Missed penalty now part of Alphonso Davies’ World Cup legacy with Canada. But legacies ...

Should Davies have taken the penalty against Belgium? Maybe the men’s team’s greatest player just thought, this is my...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | Canada earned some respect in their loss against Belgium — but now they have no margin ...

Canada played fearless football against the highly ranked Belgians, becoming the first team to attempt 20 shots and a...

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over 1 year ago
wsj.com

A Big Winner From Qatar’s World Cup: Dubai

While its neighbor grapples with a culture clash and the logistics of running the tournament, Dubai is awash with sup...

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | Opening night at the World Cup was an utter embarrasment for Qatar, on and off the field

You want a host nation whose fans care enough not to ditch the World Cup opener to beat the traffic — except for the ...

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over 1 year ago
wsj.com

World Cup Brings Two Million Visitors and an Epic Culture Clash to Qatar

Unaccustomed to Western tourists, wealthy Muslim monarchy hopes to set aside controversies as rowdy fans flood in; th...

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over 1 year ago
corkbeo.ie

Klopp hails penalty King Caoimhín Kelleher after another amazing night

Club, players, fans and manager are united in their praise of the young Corkman with the golden gloves

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over 1 year ago
thestar.com

Opinion | Alphonso Davies and Canada’s World Cup soccer team dodge a bullet. The road to Qatar ha...

Davies’s hamstring injury — the same day Canada lost backup ’keeper Maxime Crepeau with a broken leg — won’t keep him...

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