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From The42 Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday Still In The Hunt

Comfortable win in Baku sets Wales up for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday

First-half goals from Kieffer Moore and Harry Wilson were enough for Wales in Baku.

From The42 All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain Coygig

All-Irish officiating team take charge of historic Euro 2021 qualifier in Spain

It was the first time that Ireland had a team of four female officials on international duty, according to referee Paula Brady.

From The42 Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan Talisman

Bale rescues faltering Wales at home to Azerbaijan

Wales just about did enough to beat Azerbaijan on Friday, with Gareth Bale scoring the winner in the 85th minute after a poor showing.

From The42 Dundalk boss 'not getting enough credit' for the job he's done since replacing Stephen Kenny Underrated

Dundalk boss 'not getting enough credit' for the job he's done since replacing Stephen Kenny

Ahead of Wednesday’s Champions League qualifier in Baku, Ruaidhri Higgins says Vinny Perth has been ‘marvellous’ as Lilywhites head coach.

From The42 As it happened: Dundalk v Qarabağ FK, Champions League second qualifying round, first leg Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Dundalk v Qarabağ FK, Champions League second qualifying round, first leg

Follow all the minute-by-minute action as Vinny Perth’s side welcome the Azerbaijani champions to Oriel Park.

From The42 As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, Europa League final Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Chelsea v Arsenal, Europa League final

We went minute-by-minute as Chelsea faced Arsenal in the Europa League final.

From The42 'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy' Controversy

'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy'

This week’s all-London Europa League final has been marred by Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s decision not to travel due to fears for his safety.

From The42 Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race F1
From The42 Injury-time goal secures big away win for Northern Ireland in World Cup qualifiers Road To Russia

Injury-time goal secures big away win for Northern Ireland in World Cup qualifiers

Michael O’Neill’s side were heading for a goalless draw in Azerbaijan until the 92nd minute.

From The42 Disappointment for Ireland's David Oliver Joyce as he bows out of the Olympics Report

Disappointment for Ireland's David Oliver Joyce as he bows out of the Olympics

It’s been a bad few days for Irish boxing, after Paddy Barnes was surprisingly beaten yesterday.

From The42 Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row RIP

Journalist dies from beating over Facebook football row

A 30-year-old photo and video journalist for a number of online publications passed away in hospital.

From The42 Southpaw Sean McComb keeps Ireland hot on the medal trail Sugar Sean

Southpaw Sean McComb keeps Ireland hot on the medal trail

However, Dean Walsh lost out in his light welterweight quarter-final.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland' Oppression

Opinion: 'These human rights abuses have a very real and clear link to Ireland'

Ireland has the potential to make a difference in two situations that have been raising concerns for human rights groups.

Azerbaijan tries to vote Ireland back into the Eurovision

They love us! They really love us!

From TheJournal.ie Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights Silencing Dissent

Column: There's a viral spread of increasingly restrictive laws curtailing human rights

The space in which human rights defenders can operate safely is steadily shrinking, with devastating consequences, writes Mary Lawlor.

From TheJournal.ie Eurovision tightens up rules amid bribery claims Eurovision

Eurovision tightens up rules amid bribery claims

The rankings of each jury member for all shows will now be made public after the final.

From TheJournal.ie Are European leaders turning blind eye to Azerbaijan's human rights record? Human Rights

Are European leaders turning blind eye to Azerbaijan's human rights record?

Irish-produced film asks question as Eurovision 2012 hosts put under the lens for corruption and alleged human rights abuses.

From TheJournal.ie No, really: Russia says somebody stole its Eurovision votes Azerbaijaysus!

No, really: Russia says somebody stole its Eurovision votes

A minister says Russia came second in Azerbaijan’s public vote – and wonders why his country awarded Russia nul points.

From The42 Azerbaijan shatter Northern Ireland 2014 dream Setback

Azerbaijan shatter Northern Ireland 2014 dream

A 1-1 draw put a serious dent in the World Cup hopes of Michael O’Neill’s men.

From The42 Ireland U17s secure hard-earned win over Azerbaijan Success

Ireland U17s secure hard-earned win over Azerbaijan

Tom Mohan’s side continued their preparations for the UEFA Championships qualifiers with a victory in Castlebar today.

From The42 Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action Preview

Here's all you need to know about tonight's international action

The Irish team’s group rivals, Germany, are in action, as they take on Argentina.

From TheJournal.ie Azerbaijan says it foiled a terrorist plot at the Eurovision Eurovision 2012

Azerbaijan says it foiled a terrorist plot at the Eurovision

Forty people were arrested yesterday as part of investigations by Azerbaijan security services.

From The42 International friendlies wrap: Sweden, Holland among winners Final Preparations

International friendlies wrap: Sweden, Holland among winners

Check out everything you need to know about all tonight’s international games here.

No luck for Jedward as Sweden sails to Eurovision landslide Eurovision This post contains videos

No luck for Jedward as Sweden sails to Eurovision landslide

Sweden’s Loreen powers to victory with ‘Euphoria’, while Jedward fail to make an impact and finish tied for 19th place.

As it happened: Eurovision Song Contest 2012 – grand final

Could Jedward take a surprise victory from Ireland – or would solid songs and friendly neighbours ensure Sweden and Russia ran away with it?

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you vote in the Eurovision final tonight? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you vote in the Eurovision final tonight?

Will you cast your vote or do you have other plans? Let us know…

From TheJournal.ie Anti-government protestors 'dragged away' ahead of Eurovision final Eurovision

Anti-government protestors 'dragged away' ahead of Eurovision final

A reporter saw dozens of protesters being bundled onto buses and roughed up in Baku.

Dancing on the streets of Baku: Jedward celebrate Euro qualification Edzerbaijohn This post contains images

Dancing on the streets of Baku: Jedward celebrate Euro qualification

John and Edward met some of their fans in Azerbaijan today after their Eurovision success last night.

Jedward qualify for Eurovision final in Baku

The Irish duo were the last of ten acts announced this evening as qualifying for the final.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you watch the Eurovision Song Contest? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you watch the Eurovision Song Contest?

The semi-finals begin this evening, with the big finale on Saturday. Will you admit to sneaking a peek?

Jedward face 1:30am performance in order to make Eurovision final Edzerbaijohn This post contains videos

Jedward face 1:30am performance in order to make Eurovision final

Azerbaijan is three hours ahead of CET, and four ahead of Ireland – meaning a late night in Baku…

VIDEO: Jedward dress up as tubs of popcorn (literally) at the Eurovision Edzerbaijohn This post contains videos

VIDEO: Jedward dress up as tubs of popcorn (literally) at the Eurovision

Also, in case you needed to know, Azerbaijan has been renamed ‘Ed-zerbai-john’. Got that?

Video: Jedmania as Jedward 'jed off' in search of Eurovision glory Eurovision This post contains videos

Video: Jedmania as Jedward 'jed off' in search of Eurovision glory

Hysteria at Dublin Airport this morning…

Watch: The Russian grannies that will sing at the Eurovision song contest Eurovision This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Irish songwriter hoping for Eurovision success - with Moldova Eurovision

Irish songwriter hoping for Eurovision success - with Moldova

Aidan O’Connor’s track Live Forever is in the running to become Moldova’s national entry to Azerbaijan.

7 things to know about the 75-year-old representing the UK at Eurovision Englebert Who? This post contains videos

7 things to know about the 75-year-old representing the UK at Eurovision

The UK is sending Engelbert Humperdinck – who last had a chart hit in 1972 – to Azerbaijan. Here is your crash course.

From TheJournal.ie Homeowners evicted and their houses demolished in Azerbaijan - report Azerbaijan This post contains videos

Homeowners evicted and their houses demolished in Azerbaijan - report

Human Rights Watch says that homeowners have been forcibly evicted and their houses demolished in the area where the arena for the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is being built.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should Ireland bother entering the Eurovision any more? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should Ireland bother entering the Eurovision any more?

Ireland has the best record of any Eurovision entrant, but we haven’t won it since televoting was introduced. Should we still try?

VIDEOS: Which of these songs should be Ireland's Eurovision entry? Eurovision 2012 This post contains a poll This post contains videos

VIDEOS: Which of these songs should be Ireland's Eurovision entry?

The Eurosong entrants have been released ‘early’ to help the public make their choice. Which of the five should we send?

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