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Mick McCarthy steps aside as the Stephen Kenny era begins

In these surreal days of social distancing and self-isolation, sporting news bites have being few and…

Remembering the tragic story of Rashidi Yekini

This for some of you who are regular visitors of this blog may be surprised by…

English Premier League Preview

Mid-January. The dreaded wall to wall Sky Sports News transfer window coverage is in full swing.…

Slovakia Preview

Republic of Ireland are in last chance saloon territory if they want to go to the…

Republic of Ireland: Now or Never

And so it comes to this. Republic of Ireland had this group in their own hands…

Premier League: Teams Hopes and Fears

First blog posting in how many weeks. Someone pinged me during the week asking what was…

UEFA Champions League Final: Key Talking Points (Preview)

The waiting is finally over. Madrid. June 1st, 2019. An All England UEFA Champions League final…

FAI Junior Cup: Aisling Annacotty 2 – 1 Newport Town AFC

Aisling Annacotty advance to the last sixteen of the FAI Junior Cup as a late Aaron…

Fantasy Premier League: Game Week 17

It has been a while since I last posted on my Fantasy Premier League team. A…

Euro 2020 Qualification Draw Reflections

When the Republic of Ireland were drawn in the dreaded Group C alongside Germany and The…