- Mon Nov 20 10:51 PM
• Christie says he received abuse on Twitter after defeat to Denmark • FAI refers posts to Irish police as PFA Ireland condemn abuse The Republic of Ireland defender Cyrus Christie has revealed that he has received racist abuse on Twitter following his country’s failure to qualify for the World C...
- Mon Nov 20 10:45 PM
Dublin (AFP) – The Football Association of Ireland has referred racist abuse sent to Republic of Ireland defender Cyrus Christie on social media to the country’s Gardai police. After scoring an own goal in Ireland’s 5-1 loss to Denmark in their World Cup qualifying play-off, Middlesbrough right-b...
- Mon Nov 20 10:40 PM
The Football Association of Ireland refers allegedly racist abuse of Cyrus Christie to police.
- Mon Nov 20 3:03 PM
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill is interested in the vacant manager's job at West Bromwich Albion and is on the club's list of
- Mon Nov 20 2:02 PM
The Northern Ireland boss had been due to hold talks over the Scotland job and had been linked with the Baggies.
- Mon Nov 20 1:16 PM
OVIDIU HATEGAN the referee who awarded the penalty that destroyed Northern Ireland World Cup dreams has been axed from Fifa’s match officials list for Russia 2018. The Romanian’s controversial decision to gift Switzerland the spot kick for a hotly-disputed handball in Belfast was the only goal in...
- Mon Nov 20 11:58 AM
WEST BROM target Michael O’Neill has put any managerial ambitions on hold following the tragic passing of his mum Patricia. The Northern Ireland boss is wanted by Scotland and West Brom after Gordon Strachan and Tony Pulis were relieved of their respective posts. O’Neill has built up a fine reput...
- Mon Nov 20 11:53 AM
The current Northern Ireland manager is the bookies' favourite to take over at the Hawthorns after Pulis was fired following 11 games without a win
- Sun Nov 19 9:48 PM
CYRUS CHRISTIE suffered vile racist abuse on Twitter after Ireland’s World Cup qualification heartache. The defender played in the Republic’s 5-1 defeat to Denmark, which KO’d their dreams of reaching Russia 2018. And the Middlesbrough ace, 25, was targeted by a troll who tweeted: “You’re worth f...
- Sun Nov 19 10:20 AM
WEST BROM are set to hijack Scotland’s move for Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill. SunSport understands Baggies boss Tony Pulis is facing the sack after his side’s 4-0 thrashing by Chelsea and O’Neill is their No1 target. The Irish FA have offered him a lucrative new contract. And the SFA...
- Sun Nov 19 1:11 AM
The referee who awarded the penalty that eliminated Northern Ireland from the World Cup playoffs has been dropped from FIFA's pool of match officials preparing for the tournament.
- Sat Nov 18 10:53 PM
JOE BERNSTEIN: Stoke City's forgotten man Stephen Ireland
has been offered a contract until the end of the season despite not playing since suffering a broken leg in May 2016.
- Sat Nov 18 10:30 PM
Saturday's 4-0 home defeat means the Baggies are fourth-bottom and still winless since August
London Evening Standard
- Sat Nov 18 8:42 PM
The referee who awarded the penalty that eliminated Northern Ireland from the World Cup play-offs has been dropped from Fifa's pool of match officials preparing for the tournament.
- Sat Nov 18 8:11 PM
• Ireland 23-20 Fiji • Fringe players give Irish coach Joe Schmidt plenty of food for thought Ian Keatley’s two late penalties dug Ireland out of a hole as Joe Schmidt’s experimental side edged out Fiji in Dublin. Related: England waltz away from Australia as Danny Care completes smash and grab C...
- Sat Nov 18 7:12 AM
On This Day in Football: Chelsea play two games in one day, Henry hands it to Ireland - originally posted on Sportslens.com Founded in March 1905, Chelsea joined the Football League the same year. The Blues had to play the qualifying rounds of the FA Cup but due to fixture congestion the club was...
- Sat Nov 18 12:23 AM
Northern Ireland could be about to lose their manager after giving Scotland formal permission to speak to Michael O'Neill about succeeding Gordon Strachan.
- Fri Nov 17 9:47 PM
Michael O'Neill reflects on the the first-leg penalty decision that ultimately kept Northern Ireland out of the World Cup. Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill will hold talks with Scotland over their coaching vacancy in the coming days, according to multiple reports. Irish Football Associati...
- Fri Nov 17 8:15 PM
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill is granted permission to speak to the Scottish FA about becoming Scotland manager.
- Fri Nov 17 7:34 PM
He took Wales to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 but suffered heartache after missing out on a play-off spot to Republic of Ireland
- Fri Nov 17 9:40 AM
CORRY Evans returned to Rovers this week after being at the centre of the controversy surrounding Northern Ireland’s World Cup exit during the international break.
- Fri Nov 17 8:05 AM
O'Neill Rejects Sunderland Approach Vitalfootball: Sunderland: 17/11/2017 08:05:00 It was being reported yesterday evening that Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill had rejected an offer from Sunderland to become our new manager.
Norwich Evening News
- Fri Nov 17 6:15 AM
We now know England will be our sole representatives in the World Cup in Russia next summer after both Northern Ireland and their neighbours the Republic of Ireland both suffered heartache in their respective play-offs.
- Fri Nov 17 12:00 AM
Northern Ireland could be about to make the jump from one home nation to another
- Thu Nov 16 4:14 PM
Mauricio Pochettino feels Christian Eriksen's hat-trick for Denmark during the play-off against Ireland demonstrated the midfielder is one of the top 10 players in the world.
- Thu Nov 16 2:46 PM
Fans from 21 countries explain why they will be staying at home next summer. Holland were unlucky, Italy were mismanaged and Mongolia were a disaster Five points out of a possible 18 from our games against Belgium, Greece and Cyprus proved fatal. Greece’s late equaliser in Piraeus set the tone. A...
- Thu Nov 16 12:43 PM
SUNDERLAND have been turned down by Michael O’Neill. The Northern Ireland boss, also a target for the Scottish FA, was offered the chance to take over from Simon Grayson. Sunderland, currently bottom of the Championship, could still make a second attempt to land their top target. Despite being ap...
- Thu Nov 16 9:30 AM
On This Day in Football: England embarrass Ireland, Santos become world champions - originally posted on Sportslens.com On this day in 1938, England thrashed Ireland 7-0 in a British Home Championship tie. Played at Old Trafford, England went into the game at the back of a 4-2 defeat against Wale...
- Thu Nov 16 9:15 AM
Ireland scored first but Denmark came back in a big way behind the talent of Tottenham's Christian Eriksen to book a spot in the World Cup. The FC panel pile on the praise for Christian Eriksen's hat-trick performance that powered Denmark's thrashing of Ireland. Martin O'Neill has indicated that...
- Thu Nov 16 8:50 AM
The FC panel pile on the praise for Christian Eriksen's hat-trick performance that powered Denmark's thrashing of Ireland. Two-hundred and sixty-four days elapsed between Brazil doing it and Peru doing it. But when it happens is relatively immaterial. It's all about getting in, like getting a tab...