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From The42 Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack Legend This post contains videos

Famous Walkinstown Roundabout scenes recreated as Ireland remembers Big Jack

There were a number of events held around the country to mark the former Ireland manager’s funeral today.

From The42 The last summer of innocence and the legacy Jack Charlton left behind Glory Days

The last summer of innocence and the legacy Jack Charlton left behind

He ruled with an iron fist – but the players loved his mischievous wit and winning mentality..

From TheJournal.ie A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020) Big Jack

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)

Charlton led the Irish football team for a decade.

From The42 Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85 RIP

Ireland legend Jack Charlton dies aged 85

The Englishman guided Ireland to the quarter-finals of Italia 90.

From The42 'Looking back at Italia '90 was all about those key stories and digging deeper into them' One Day At A Time

'Looking back at Italia '90 was all about those key stories and digging deeper into them'

Today is the 30th anniversary of the final at Italia ’90 and a podcast series this month has closely examined that tournament.

From The42 5 highlights from the first part of RTÉ's Boys in Green documentary On The Box

5 highlights from the first part of RTÉ's Boys in Green documentary

From Eamon Dunphy’s shame to John Aldridge’s embarrassment, via an oddly bad John Giles prediction.

From The42 New feature-length film about Jack Charlton to mark 30 years since Italia '90 Give It A Lash Jack

New feature-length film about Jack Charlton to mark 30 years since Italia '90

Former Ireland captain Andy Townsend is an executive producer on the film, which will be released in 2020.

From The42 Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67 RIP

Peter Brackley, the legendary voice of Football Italia, dies aged 67

The broadcaster covered four World Cups throughout his career but is most fondly remembered as the man charged with covering Serie A for Channel 4.

From The42 'Nothing can compete with a World Cup... Wimbledon, Brexit or my mother calling to tell me she’s fallen down the stairs' Super 8s

'Nothing can compete with a World Cup... Wimbledon, Brexit or my mother calling to tell me she’s fallen down the stairs'

This weekend’s juxtaposition of games, brought the summer of 1990 to mind for Eoin Butler.

From The42 How Irish football's 'age of innocence' came back from the dead after World Cup tiebreaker oddity Luck Of The Draw

How Irish football's 'age of innocence' came back from the dead after World Cup tiebreaker oddity

Atmosphere was fraught at Italia ’90 but two different kinds of draws changed football history.

From The42 'The biggest f**king mistake I ever made': how a friendly with Turkey changed everything Ruthless

'The biggest f**king mistake I ever made': how a friendly with Turkey changed everything

Full of confidence and looking forward to playing at a World Cup, there was a shock in store for Gary Waddock.

From TheJournal.ie A nation holds its breath: Tony O'Shea's remarkable Italia 90 photos Culture Magazine

A nation holds its breath: Tony O'Shea's remarkable Italia 90 photos

An estimated 500,000 people turned out for the Jackie’s Army homecoming.

From The42 ‘They don’t give a f**k about you. After 15 years that was it. I was crying all the way home’ Midfield Maestro

‘They don’t give a f**k about you. After 15 years that was it. I was crying all the way home’

Liverpool legend Ronnie Whelan speaks to The42 about his time in one of the most successful periods of the club’s history.

From The42 It's official: David O'Leary's penalty at Italia '90 has been voted Ireland's Greatest Sporting Moment Iconic

It's official: David O'Leary's penalty at Italia '90 has been voted Ireland's Greatest Sporting Moment

A winner was chosen by the public during tonight’s episode.

From The42 For first time since 'that rubbish' and Dunphy controversy, Egypt will be at a World Cup Long Time Coming This post contains videos

For first time since 'that rubbish' and Dunphy controversy, Egypt will be at a World Cup

Liverpool’s Mo Salah was the hero with a crucial 95th-minute penalty.

10 truly priceless Irish objects discovered by the lovely National Treasures project

Torcs and lanulas are great, but what about an Italia 90 tea tin?

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: The short film about Italia ‘90 premiering at the Dublin Film Festival Short Movie
From The42 A short film focusing on Italia ‘90 is premiering at the Dublin Film Festival F*** Schillaci.

A short film focusing on Italia ‘90 is premiering at the Dublin Film Festival

That Scorsese is a spoofer and a cod, Bill.

There's a Put 'Em Under Pressure dance remix and it's an absolute tune

We’re all part of Jackie’s army.

'I wasn't initially comfortable with it - as a Donegal person, adulation is a no-no'

Packie Bonner speaks to The42 about his Italia 90 heroics, Ireland’s current goalkeeping situation, and Celtic’s new manager.

From The42 These new clips of Bill O'Herlihy at Italia '90 and Euro '88 are brilliantly nostalgic Billo
From The42 The day we talked football with Pope John Paul II at the Vatican Holy Show

The day we talked football with Pope John Paul II at the Vatican

Packie Bonnar recalls a memorable and emotional day from Italia ’90.

From The42 'Don't wake me up, let me enjoy the dream': The eternal sadness of Toto Schillaci Wild Eyes

'Don't wake me up, let me enjoy the dream': The eternal sadness of Toto Schillaci

The Italian striker lit up the 1990 World Cup but everything unraveled afterwards.

From The42 'I needed a psychologist' - Packie Bonner on coping with anxiety ahead of the 94 World Cup Long Read

'I needed a psychologist' - Packie Bonner on coping with anxiety ahead of the 94 World Cup

The legendary goalkeeper also chats to The42 about his distinguished career and his troubled relationship with Roy Keane.

'I was conceived after that penalty' - People love telling David O'Leary their Romania game stories

O’Leary recalls the most famous day in Irish soccer.

11 things people were wearing 25 years ago

We did well at the World Cup, but how did we look?

From The42 Twitter reacts to Ireland's penalty shootout win over Romania Tweet Tweet

Twitter reacts to Ireland's penalty shootout win over Romania

Alf has been deferred.

From The42 25 years on from Italia 90, where did it all go wrong for Irish football? Descent

25 years on from Italia 90, where did it all go wrong for Irish football?

The Boys in Green have never quite hit the heights of that wonderful summer since.

From The42 'Congratulations also to your wonderful football team' - Mandela part of Italia 90 homecoming Italia 90 Week

'Congratulations also to your wonderful football team' - Mandela part of Italia 90 homecoming

Mandela’s visit coincided with the Irish team’s official homecoming parade.

From The42 Dublin's newest sports and games bar is hosting an Italia 90 party you won't want to miss

Dublin's newest sports and games bar is hosting an Italia 90 party you won't want to miss

The Back Page in Phibsborough is offering an action-packed day to remember Jackie’s Army, Roger Milla, Rene Higuita and more.

From The42 'We watched the Italy game on a big screen at my sister's wedding reception' Italia 90 Week

'We watched the Italy game on a big screen at my sister's wedding reception'

Our writers remember Italia 90.

From The42 Did Ireland underachieve during the Jack Charlton era? Italia 90 Week

Did Ireland underachieve during the Jack Charlton era?

The former World Cup winner with England is the most successful manager in the history of the Irish national team.

From The42 How well do you remember the lyrics to the Italia 90 classic hit 'The Game'? Italia 90 Week

How well do you remember the lyrics to the Italia 90 classic hit 'The Game'?

“We’re gonna start a fire…”

From The42 10 parts of Italia 90 that managed to live on in pop culture Italia 90 Week

10 parts of Italia 90 that managed to live on in pop culture

Oh, how we loathed Toto Schillaci.

From The42 We dare you not to tap, rap, hum or Olé along with the Top 10 songs of Italia 90 Italia 90 Week

We dare you not to tap, rap, hum or Olé along with the Top 10 songs of Italia 90

Take off that Wolfhound head so we can hear your John Barnes impression properly.

From The42 Meet the man who went to Italia 90, but missed THAT game in Genoa... Italia 90 Week This post contains videos

Meet the man who went to Italia 90, but missed THAT game in Genoa...

Ireland superfan Phelim Warren has a lot of fond memories from Italia 90 – and one big regret.

From The42 ‘The nation holds its breath!’ – George Hamilton recalls his iconic commentary Italia 90 Week

‘The nation holds its breath!’ – George Hamilton recalls his iconic commentary

The famous words, uttered during the Ireland-Romania game, have since become immortalised in the annals of Irish sport.

From The42 'We were disappointed to lose to Italy, even though we knew they were world beaters' Italia 90 Week

'We were disappointed to lose to Italy, even though we knew they were world beaters'

David Kelly speaks to us about life in Ireland’s Italia 90 squad.

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