Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 22 March, 2023

# Irish Eye

Last year
# over and out
Two national records but no World Indoor finals for Ireland's 4x400m relay teams
Mixed emotions on the closing day in Belgrade.
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Clean sheets for Travers and Bazunu, Will Keane hits 20th goal of the season
Stephen Kenny’s Ireland squad will begin to convene ahead of friendlies against Belgium and Lithuania.
# Wrap
Stoppage-time scenes for Chelsea as Birmingham's Irish crew edge closer to the drop
Katie McCabe’s Arsenal stayed top of the WSL, and Clare Shine was on target in the Glasgow derby.
# Across the water
Irishmen impress on both sides but McEneff stars as Hearts win in Scottish Cup
Connor Ronan scored a wonder goal for the losing side, St Mirren.
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Stack scores first AFLW goal, and Cora hits late hat-trick, but Giants comeback falls short
Sinéad Goldrick and Melbourne move top of the AFLW ladder with a record-breaking 107-19 win against Fremantle.
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Two goals for Staunton in GWS defeat while Considine's Crows stay on top of AFLW
There was plenty of action Down Under this weekend.
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Obafemi and Christie score as Swansea climb Championship table
Swansea moved above Bristol City with a ruthless second-half display.
# irish in oz
Niamh Kelly scores again but Rowe and Sheridan help Collingwood come out on top
Orla O’Dwyer starred for Brisbane Lions once again.
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'One of the more ridiculous birdies I’ve made in my life' helps McDowell start strong Stateside
A round-up of today’s Irish golf developments.
# Making moves
Leona Maguire and Séamus Power shoot up world rankings after weekend exploits
Maguire hits a career-high of 20th following her maiden LPGA Tour win.
# Flying the flag
Brilliant Coscoran wins World Indoor Tour mile in New York, with McCann third
‘We’re back, baby!’
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Kelly kicks first AFLW goal of 2022 but Kearns comes out on top in battle of Mayo
Geelong Cats secured their first win of the season in dramatic fashion, in a clash which saw four Irish players feature.
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Ross Tierney feared getting mangled in celebrations for first Motherwell goal
The Dubliner’s late equaliser last night sparked a pitch invasion.
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'Outstanding' Tighe stars in new position as Fremantle make it four wins from four
Sarah Rowe and Aishling Sheridan were on the losing Collingwood side.
# Connor's pass
Fresh start paying dividends for Ireland U21 international Ronan in Scotland
The St Mirren midfielder – on-loan from Wolves – says a senior Boys In Green call-up is ‘probably at the back of my mind’.
# irish in oz
O'Dwyer stars again as Brisbane win, Gilroy reveals surgery after being bitten by spider
The pair have been among the brightest stars of the 2022 AFLW’s 14-strong Irish contingent.
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Dara O'Shea completes cameo return for West Brom U23s as injury comeback ramps up
A boost for the Baggies and of course, for the Republic of Ireland.
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In-form Man United keep heat on leaders Arsenal, Ireland's new 'keeper stars as Brighton hold Chelsea
It was a busy day of Women’s Super League action, with plenty of Irish internationals in action across the water.
# Wrap
Staunton, Tighe and Sheridan on target as 14th Irish player features in 2022 AFLW
Round Three, or Pride Round, was a busy one for the Irish contingent Down Under.
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Browne on target as 10-man Preston battle back to share the points with Sheffield United
The Championship meeting at Deepdale was an Irish-heavy one, while Will Keane scored for Wigan in League One.
# breffni boy
If we can do it at Celtic we can do it anywhere, says Hibs’ Irishman
Jake Doyle-Hayes believes his side ‘dominated’ at the Hoops, despite falling to a 2-0 defeat.
# Golf
Seamus Power breaks into top 50 in the world after finishing in tie for third in Hawaii
A great week for the Waterford man at the Sony Open, he finished four shots behind winner Hideki Matsuyama.
# Rebel Roar
Ireland's Idah: 'I was over the moon. To get a Premier League goal is what every kid wants'
The Irish international scored his first goal in the English top-flight today.
# Off the Mark
Adam Idah scores first Premier League goal in Norwich's massive win over Everton
The 20-year-old Corkman impressed as the Canaries ended a six-game losing run, and Everton fans turned on Rafael Benitez.
# Kingdom Come
Kerryman to lead League One side into FA Cup clash with Tottenham
Diarmuid O’Carroll takes charge of Morecambe after manager Stephen Robinson tested positive for Covid-19.
# tournament of champions
Brilliant Power in the mix as Cameron Smith stretches lead in Hawaii
The Waterford man’s impressive second round sees him tied for eighth.
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Aussie Smith leads in Hawaii, with top-ranked Rahm one back and Power six off
The US PGA Tour Tournament of Champions is underway in Kapalua.
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Callum Robinson cancels out James Collins' opener to earn West Brom a point
The Ireland duo found the net during this afternoon’s Championship clash at the Hawthorns.
All time
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'Special' Lenihan excels once again, helping Blackburn continue Championship rise
It was a mixed night for the Irish across the water – and one which saw plenty of postponements.
# championship matters
Irish trio help Sheffield United sink Fulham to continue Heckingbottom’s perfect start as boss
The Blades enjoyed a surprise 1-0 victory over the Championship leaders at Craven Cottage.
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Champ holds off Thyme Hill to take Long Walk title at Ascot
Jonjo O’Neill Jnr: ‘To do it for Nicky, JP and on a horse like Champ – it doesn’t get much better.’
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Aaron Connolly fails to impress on rare start as moribund Brighton lose at home to Wolves
Elsewhere, Irish U21 international Will Smallbone made his first Premier League start of the season in Southampton’s 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace.
# coygig
Irish internationals on target across the water, as Campbell makes long-awaited Liverpool debut
Louise Quinn scored for Birmingham in the WSL, while Niamh Fahey and Rianna Jarrett found the net in the FA Cup.
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Cork-born striker Drinan hits double as phenomenal season continues, good night for Ogbene in League One
Elsewhere, Galway native Conor Shaughnessy scored his third goal of the season.
# Preview
Katie McCabe's Arsenal face Chelsea in today's historic FA Cup final at Wembley
The Republic of Ireland captain will fly the flag on the big stage.
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Connolly in line for Brighton return, as Potter hails 17-year-old striker Evan Ferguson
The Seagulls boss has urged patience though, as Ferguson hits prolific heights with the academy.
# Seeing Red
Irish international Clark banned for Newcastle's clash with Burnley
The defender was sent off just nine minutes into Tuesday night’s 1-1 draw with Norwich and must sit out as a result.
# Fixtures
O'Dwyer faces three Irish counterparts - one a Tipp team-mate - in Brisbane's AFLW title defence opener
The 2022 AFLW season kicks off on the weekend of 7/8/9 January, with 14 Irish players involved.
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Ireland international trio among the goals in the Championship
Ireland U21 defender Mark McGuinness also found the net as Cardiff City beat Preston North End.
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Moloney's Reading see off Irish-heavy Birmingham, Jarrett on target in the Championship
Meanwhile in Scotland, Niamh Farrelly scored again for Glasgow City.