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Play-off heartbreak for Northern Ireland as Slovakia snatch extra-time victory
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Play-off heartbreak for Northern Ireland as Slovakia snatch extra-time victory

Nov 12th 2020, 10:36 PM 8,223 Views 30 Comments

Slovakia will go into Group E at the European Championships with Poland, Spain and Sweden.

Northern Ireland boss thanks Kenny for his help in preparing for Euro play-off
# Hands Across The Border
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# Hands Across The Border

Northern Ireland boss thanks Kenny for his help in preparing for Euro play-off

Nov 5th 2020, 10:46 PM 8,253 Views 1 Comment

Ian Baraclough’s side face Slovakia next week.

Two-thirds of entire Slovakian population tested for Covid-19
# Mass Testing
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# Mass Testing

Two-thirds of entire Slovakian population tested for Covid-19

Nov 2nd 2020, 6:42 PM 31,669 Views 12 Comments

A total of 61,829 people have been infected by the virus.

Slovakia name new boss for Euro play-off final after sacking Hapal eight days post-Ireland win
# Switch Over
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# Switch Over

Slovakia name new boss for Euro play-off final after sacking Hapal eight days post-Ireland win

Oct 20th 2020, 9:17 PM 4,713 Views 0 Comments

Štefan Tarkovič is in the hot seat for next month’s showdown Northern Ireland.

Slovakia collapse gives Ireland World Cup seeding boost
# Silver Lining
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# Silver Lining

Slovakia collapse gives Ireland World Cup seeding boost

Oct 15th 2020, 3:00 PM 62,596 Views 26 Comments

Although the rankings will be determined after next month’s games, Ireland have snuck into pot two.

Kenny: Slovakia performance proves quality of Irish players
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Kenny: Slovakia performance proves quality of Irish players

Oct 9th 2020, 12:28 AM 9,547 Views 10 Comments

The Irish boss heralded his players for showing ‘tremendous qualities as Irishmen.’

Ireland's Euros dream over in shoot-out defeat to Slovakia
# Heartbreak
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# Heartbreak

Ireland's Euros dream over in shoot-out defeat to Slovakia

Oct 8th 2020, 10:39 PM 52,614 Views 126 Comments

Matt Doherty and Alan Browne missed their penalties at the end of a goalless draw in Bratislava.

James McClean starts as Kenny names his team to face Slovakia
# Team News
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# Team News

James McClean starts as Kenny names his team to face Slovakia

Oct 8th 2020, 6:35 PM 13,274 Views 21 Comments

Aaron Connolly and Adam Idah are late withdrawals.

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out
# 23-man
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# 23-man

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out

Oct 8th 2020, 12:57 PM 13,818 Views 23 Comments

Tonight sees the Boys in Green face Slovakia in a one-legged Euro 2020 play-off.

'We're definitely in a much better place than we were four weeks ago'
# Ready
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# Ready

'We're definitely in a much better place than we were four weeks ago'

Oct 7th 2020, 11:04 PM 6,313 Views 7 Comments

Stephen Kenny leads Ireland into tomorrow night’s European Championship play-off in Slovakia.

Lobotka and Skriniar join Slovakia's list of absentees for Ireland play-off
# Covid-19
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# Covid-19

Lobotka and Skriniar join Slovakia's list of absentees for Ireland play-off

Updated Oct 7th 2020, 8:10 PM 11,811 Views 7 Comments

The Serie A pair have been ruled out of tomorrow night’s vital game in Bratislava.

'He’s the best I’ve worked with in terms of attention to detail and man-management'
# Impression
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# Impression

'He’s the best I’ve worked with in terms of attention to detail and man-management'

Oct 6th 2020, 5:37 PM 10,361 Views 2 Comments

Republic of Ireland winger Callum O’Dowda looks ahead to Thursday’s crucial clash with Slovakia.

4 questions for Stephen Kenny ahead of long-awaited Slovakia play-off
# Talking Points
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# Talking Points

4 questions for Stephen Kenny ahead of long-awaited Slovakia play-off

Oct 6th 2020, 7:00 AM 8,660 Views 2 Comments

What should Kenny do with his selection and approach? And will Ireland’s poor away record be a problem?

Kenny says qualification for Euros would be an 'extraordinary achievement'
# Build Up
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# Build Up

Kenny says qualification for Euros would be an 'extraordinary achievement'

Updated Oct 5th 2020, 8:00 AM 13,633 Views 14 Comments

The Irish boss nonetheless says his side won’t be cautious in Thursday’s playoff against Slovakia.

Skrtel and Dubravka absent from Slovakia squad to take on Ireland
# In The Blue Corner
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# In The Blue Corner

Skrtel and Dubravka absent from Slovakia squad to take on Ireland

Sep 29th 2020, 2:08 PM 6,985 Views 6 Comments

The European Championship play-off semi-final is due to be played in Bratislava on 8 October.

Byrne and Williams named in 25-man Ireland squad for Slovakia play-off
# Boys In Green
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# Boys In Green

Byrne and Williams named in 25-man Ireland squad for Slovakia play-off

Sep 29th 2020, 1:02 PM 29,820 Views 27 Comments

Robbie Brady and Callum O’Dowda have also been included by Stephen Kenny despite carrying injuries.

Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective
# Debate
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# Debate

Several countries are making masks mandatory - but experts differ over whether they're effective

Apr 6th 2020, 8:30 PM 36,191 Views 56 Comments

Some European countries have ordered people to wear masks outside.

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia facing further delay
# Planning Issues
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# Planning Issues

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia facing further delay

Mar 31st 2020, 12:43 PM 14,704 Views 28 Comments

If the game is not played before the end of July, it may lead to complications with the McCarthy/Kenny succession plan.

Injury setback leaves Stevens doubtful for Ireland's play-off against Slovakia
# Update
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# Update

Injury setback leaves Stevens doubtful for Ireland's play-off against Slovakia

Mar 12th 2020, 12:13 PM 1,717 Views 5 Comments

The Sheffield United left-back has suffered a recurrence of a calf injury, according to his club’s manager.

Slovakia dealt major injury blow as Dubravka is ruled out of Ireland play-off
# Loss
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# Loss

Slovakia dealt major injury blow as Dubravka is ruled out of Ireland play-off

Mar 11th 2020, 11:28 AM 4,790 Views 7 Comments

A knee injury has rendered the Newcastle United goalkeeper unavailable for the game on 26 March.

Ireland fans' group urges members to follow official advice regarding travel to Slovakia
# YBIG
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# YBIG

Ireland fans' group urges members to follow official advice regarding travel to Slovakia

Mar 10th 2020, 5:38 PM 3,798 Views 1 Comment

You Boys in Green says only official recommendations should be adhered to after the Slovak FA announced that the fixture in Bratislava would be played behind closed doors.

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off still scheduled to go ahead amid coronavirus concerns
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off still scheduled to go ahead amid coronavirus concerns

Updated Mar 9th 2020, 7:25 PM 29,672 Views 32 Comments

Doubts over the game continue to grow, however, as the Slovak government have announced a 14-day ban on all sporting events.

McCarthy talks up Byrne's prospects of featuring in Slovakia play-off
# Latest
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# Latest

McCarthy talks up Byrne's prospects of featuring in Slovakia play-off

Mar 9th 2020, 2:16 PM 5,119 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland manager also expects to have both James McClean and Enda Stevens available.

McCarthy plays down injury fears around Enda Stevens ahead of Slovakia play-off
# Scouting Report
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# Scouting Report

McCarthy plays down injury fears around Enda Stevens ahead of Slovakia play-off

Feb 25th 2020, 5:53 PM 4,307 Views 0 Comments

The Irish boss also praised James McCarthy and Shane Long, as the veteran duo seek to force their way back into international contention.

No late moving of goalposts as Uefa confirm Slovakia as Ireland's play-off opponents
# Away Day
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# Away Day

No late moving of goalposts as Uefa confirm Slovakia as Ireland's play-off opponents

Nov 21st 2019, 11:14 AM 32,795 Views 44 Comments

It was thought that the governing body might change their own rules to make it easier for Ireland to qualify for Euro 2020 as co-hosts, but that hasn’t happened.

Ireland set for Euros play-off with Slovakia as Wales seal qualification
# Onwards
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# Onwards

Ireland set for Euros play-off with Slovakia as Wales seal qualification

Nov 19th 2019, 9:52 PM 37,010 Views 35 Comments

Aaron Ramsey’s double led Giggs’ men past Hungary tonight and determined Ireland’s opponents next March.

Dundalk licking their wounds after Champions League exit but ready for Bratislava challenge
# Preview
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# Preview

Dundalk licking their wounds after Champions League exit but ready for Bratislava challenge

Aug 7th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,373 Views 1 Comment

Vinny Perth’s men face Slovan Bratislava in the first leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie.

Slovakia elects its first female president
# Zuzana Caputova
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# Zuzana Caputova

Slovakia elects its first female president

Mar 31st 2019, 7:34 AM 24,496 Views 15 Comments

Environmental lawyer Caputova got 58.40% of the ballot.

Ryan Giggs steers Wales to winning start in Euro 2020 qualifiers
# Up And Running
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# Up And Running

Ryan Giggs steers Wales to winning start in Euro 2020 qualifiers

Mar 24th 2019, 5:26 PM 7,438 Views 1 Comment

Daniel James scored after five minutes to give the Welsh a home victory over Slovakia this afternoon.

'I'm just over the moon - all the hard work is paying off': Bronze medal for Cork's Sean McCarthy at Youth Olympics
# Karate Kid
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# Karate Kid

'I'm just over the moon - all the hard work is paying off': Bronze medal for Cork's Sean McCarthy at Youth Olympics

Oct 18th 2018, 8:00 PM 14,941 Views 17 Comments

The teenager came up short in the Men’s Kumite semi-finals but certainly made his mark on the tournament.

DBU reaches agreement with Denmark players to face Wales
# Agreement Reached
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# Agreement Reached

DBU reaches agreement with Denmark players to face Wales

Sep 6th 2018, 8:37 PM 4,500 Views 3 Comments

A row over sponsorship and commercial rights has been temporarily resolved.

Stand-in manager blown away by Denmark's amateur 'heroes' in Slovakia defeat
# Great Danes
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# Great Danes

Stand-in manager blown away by Denmark's amateur 'heroes' in Slovakia defeat

Sep 6th 2018, 10:20 AM 7,154 Views 2 Comments

A Denmark team made up of lower-league and futsal players held their own for large spells against Slovakia.

Denmark's team of amateurs and futsal players battle gamely but are beaten by Slovakia
# Second String
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# Second String

Denmark's team of amateurs and futsal players battle gamely but are beaten by Slovakia

Sep 5th 2018, 10:34 PM 14,975 Views 8 Comments

They replaced protesting big names for the international friendly.

Ex-Arsenal midfielder named temporary Denmark boss as futsal players set to line out
# Player Dispute
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# Player Dispute

Ex-Arsenal midfielder named temporary Denmark boss as futsal players set to line out

Sep 4th 2018, 5:53 PM 11,002 Views 10 Comments

John Jensen has been put in charge of the crisis-hit nation ahead of tomorrow’s meeting with Slovakia.

Super sub Barrett Ireland's hero as World Cup qualification dream lives on
# Late Late Show
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# Late Late Show

Super sub Barrett Ireland's hero as World Cup qualification dream lives on

Apr 6th 2018, 6:59 PM 31,230 Views 36 Comments

Her 87th-minute winner proved decisive at Tallaght Stadium.

'Leading my country out in my hometown of Tallaght will be a really proud moment'
# Today's The Day
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# Today's The Day

'Leading my country out in my hometown of Tallaght will be a really proud moment'

Apr 6th 2018, 8:00 AM 15,757 Views 7 Comments

Ireland captain Katie McCabe will live her childhood dream this evening.

'All we've spoken about is Slovakia' - Focus on Friday first as Ireland ride the crest of a wave
# Not Seeing Double
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# Not Seeing Double

'All we've spoken about is Slovakia' - Focus on Friday first as Ireland ride the crest of a wave

Apr 4th 2018, 5:34 PM 2,998 Views 0 Comments

Denise O’Sullivan is relishing the challenge of back-to-back World Cup qualifiers in Tallaght.

'We've shown that we can compete, now it's a question of going the whole distance'
# One Step At A Time
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# One Step At A Time

'We've shown that we can compete, now it's a question of going the whole distance'

Apr 3rd 2018, 1:06 PM 5,581 Views 4 Comments

Ireland’s focus is on Slovakia first as they prepare for two massive World Cup qualifiers in Tallaght.

Slovakia's prime minister resigns over handling of journalist's murder
# Slovakia
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# Slovakia

Slovakia's prime minister resigns over handling of journalist's murder

Mar 15th 2018, 8:19 PM 8,313 Views 2 Comments

Deputy Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini has been asked to form a new government.

Slovakian Prime Minister offers to resign over handling of journalist's murder
# Mafia Links
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# Mafia Links

Slovakian Prime Minister offers to resign over handling of journalist's murder

Mar 14th 2018, 9:20 PM 9,028 Views 2 Comments

Robert Fico wants to avoid a snap election.

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