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#Anthem

England fans warned not to boo Italy anthem
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England fans warned not to boo Italy anthem

Jul 11th 2021, 12:01 AM 10,929 Views 25 Comments

Meanwhile, Gareth Southgate has revealed Phil Foden could miss Sunday’s Euro 2020 final.

Germany fan with rainbow flag invades pitch during Hungarian anthem as row heats up
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# Protest

Germany fan with rainbow flag invades pitch during Hungarian anthem as row heats up

Jun 23rd 2021, 9:14 PM 36,523 Views 30 Comments

Meanwhile, EU leaders and Hungary traded barbs over the new law banning LGBTQ educational content for children.

US Soccer scraps controversial anthem kneeling ban
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# Apology

US Soccer scraps controversial anthem kneeling ban

Jun 11th 2020, 7:56 AM 4,197 Views 1 Comment

‘We apologize to our players – especially our black players – staff, fans, and all who support eradicating racism.’

Thousands of protesters gather in Hong Kong before legislators debate national anthem law
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Thousands of protesters gather in Hong Kong before legislators debate national anthem law

May 27th 2020, 9:08 AM 6,693 Views 11 Comments

In the Central business district, police shot pepper balls at protesters and searched several people.

'I would never condone anyone booing anyone's anthem'
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# Controversy

'I would never condone anyone booing anyone's anthem'

Nov 16th 2018, 1:17 AM 13,804 Views 17 Comments

Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill was less than impressed with a section of the crowd at the Aviva Stadium on Thursday.

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral
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# In All Of Us Command

Canadian senate backs a plan to make its national anthem gender neutral

Feb 1st 2018, 4:33 PM 15,937 Views 111 Comments

The bill now awaits royal assent from the governor general to become law.

Dallas Cowboys become latest team to take a knee in opposition to Trump
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Dallas Cowboys become latest team to take a knee in opposition to Trump

Sep 26th 2017, 7:40 AM 33,503 Views 192 Comments

The team’s players knelt before the national anthem last night, before standing and locking arms with owner Jerry Jones during the song itself.

The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match
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The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match

Feb 21st 2017, 9:30 PM 19,942 Views 20 Comments

Many people in Ireland worried about how the Croke Park crowd would react to ‘God Save The Queen.’

Shoulder to shoulder: why Ireland's Call became the anthem for rugby's new era
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Shoulder to shoulder: why Ireland's Call became the anthem for rugby's new era

Feb 1st 2017, 5:00 PM 24,365 Views 120 Comments

Trevor Ringland and Jim Glennon discuss what the anthem means to them.

Mickey Harte says GAA flag and anthem changes a possibility
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Mickey Harte says GAA flag and anthem changes a possibility

Jan 3rd 2017, 9:21 AM 5,510 Views 18 Comments

The Tyrone boss believes the move could happen “when the time is right”.

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem
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# Looking Ahead

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem

Nov 29th 2016, 9:26 AM 26,293 Views 104 Comments

“The Brexit is going to affect the GAA the same as it’s going to affect everyone else,” president Aogán Ó Fearghail said.

An emotional CJ Stander absolutely belted out Amhrán na bhFiann today
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An emotional CJ Stander absolutely belted out Amhrán na bhFiann today

Feb 7th 2016, 3:35 PM 14,434 Views 52 Comments

The South Africa-born back-row has been learning the anthem in recent weeks.

CJ Stander has been learning Amhrán na bhFiann in Ireland camp
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# Adopted Irishman

CJ Stander has been learning Amhrán na bhFiann in Ireland camp

Jan 29th 2016, 5:31 PM 13,649 Views 46 Comments

The Munster captain may make his debut as soon as next weekend.

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today
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# Solidarity

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today

Nov 21st 2015, 9:09 AM 2,822 Views 10 Comments

The anthem is to be played again before each of this weekend’s 10 games.

Sinead O'Connor has written a new version of the Irish national anthem
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# Time For Change?

Sinead O'Connor has written a new version of the Irish national anthem

Dec 17th 2014, 2:32 PM 30,767 Views 167 Comments

It’s to the tune of Amhrán Na Bhfiann but the lyrics have been changed.

Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold
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# Podium

Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold

Aug 2nd 2014, 5:17 PM 32,816 Views 36 Comments

The 27-year-old beat Devandro Laishram in Glasgow this afternoon.

The defining song of the 2014 World Cup is...
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The defining song of the 2014 World Cup is...

Jul 13th 2014, 4:19 PM 5,062 Views 0 Comments

Since Thursday morning, Rio has been humming with Argentinians.

Some Swiss looking to replace national anthem
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Some Swiss looking to replace national anthem

Dec 15th 2013, 8:30 PM 14,666 Views 44 Comments

The current anthem, Swiss Psalm, is “a mix between a weather report and a psalm”, say critics.

The latest catchy 'Mayo for Sam' song that will get you in the mood for the All-Ireland final
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The latest catchy 'Mayo for Sam' song that will get you in the mood for the All-Ireland final

Sep 1st 2013, 2:35 PM 2,535 Views 3 Comments

Hats off to Mylo and Vinny Kelly!

VIDEO: Swing low sweet modesty as English national anthem gets revealing
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# Sweet Chariot

VIDEO: Swing low sweet modesty as English national anthem gets revealing

Feb 24th 2013, 11:50 AM 3,897 Views 2 Comments

Laura Wright puts the ‘chant’ in chanteuse.

On song: Khedira defends Loew and players over anthem
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On song: Khedira defends Loew and players over anthem

Aug 14th 2012, 6:39 PM 1,753 Views 0 Comments

“To sing the anthem or not has nothing to do with the amount of effort we give on the pitch,” the Real Madrid midfielder said.

So, what do you think of Muse's official Olympic anthem?
# London 2012
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# London 2012

So, what do you think of Muse's official Olympic anthem?

Jun 29th 2012, 11:27 AM 3,307 Views 17 Comments

It’s in here if you haven’t heard it.

Ireland's Call - Part Two: Put your questions to the Irish team in New Zealand
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# Tough Ask

Ireland's Call - Part Two: Put your questions to the Irish team in New Zealand

Jun 13th 2012, 8:48 AM 1,843 Views 13 Comments

Get in touch with us to put your most searching queries to captain Brian O’Driscoll and coach Declan Kidney.

WATCH: Is this the worst football anthem ever?
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# Unlistenable

WATCH: Is this the worst football anthem ever?

May 25th 2012, 10:31 PM 528 Views 3 Comments

A song for Holland’s Euro 2012 campaign has been recorded and we’re not going to lie – it’s appalling.

WATCH: The video for Ireland's latest Euro 2012 anthem
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WATCH: The video for Ireland's latest Euro 2012 anthem

May 24th 2012, 10:30 PM 492 Views 2 Comments

Another song for the Ireland team, written by the Mulligan Brothers and performed by The Sneaky Ones, is now available.

Honest lyrics: an alternative Euro 2012 song you can believe in
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# Ill Thraps

Honest lyrics: an alternative Euro 2012 song you can believe in

May 12th 2012, 2:38 PM 852 Views 0 Comments

We know you’re sick of those corny, cringe-worthy plastic hammer ditty’s, so here’s a more honest anthem to get behind.

VIDEO: The Republic of Ireland's official song for Euro 2012
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# Altogether Now!

VIDEO: The Republic of Ireland's official song for Euro 2012

Apr 27th 2012, 11:56 AM 6,219 Views 35 Comments

“Make your mother proud, inflate your plastic hammer; Bate your bodhrán loud and learn your Polish grammar…”

Poll: Should the words 'fianna fáil' be dropped from the national anthem?
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Poll: Should the words 'fianna fáil' be dropped from the national anthem?

Feb 5th 2012, 1:08 PM 7,751 Views 153 Comments

Michael Noonan says the party was founded after the anthem was translated – but should we stop singing the words anyway?

No plans to remove 'Fianna Fáil' from anthem or Defence Forces logo, says govt
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No plans to remove 'Fianna Fáil' from anthem or Defence Forces logo, says govt

Feb 5th 2012, 12:24 PM 5,342 Views 28 Comments

Michael Noonan says the Irish translation of the Soldier’s Song was made before Éamon de Valera founded his political party.

What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012?
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What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012?

Dec 31st 2011, 2:20 PM 9,141 Views 63 Comments

The copyright expires on Amhran na bhFiann, the Irish national anthem, tomorrow – 70 years after its writer’s death. One TD says she does not want to see it used “as a jingle in an ad”.

Men at Work lose bid to prove they didn't copy 'Down Under' flute riff
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# Men Who Copied

Men at Work lose bid to prove they didn't copy 'Down Under' flute riff

Oct 7th 2011, 4:24 PM 498 Views 1 Comment

The Aussie band were appealing a judge’s earlier ruling that the group had copied the signature flute melody of “Down Under” from the song “Kookaburra Sits in the Old Gum Tree.”