Wednesday 25 May 2016
Thurles bound for Championship opener
Category: Game On Posted on 19 May 2016
“It’s what we have been preparing for since we were appointed and we are really looking forward to the challenge. We know though how tough it is going to be as Tipperary are one of the top three in the country.” The words of Cork manager Kieran Kingston ahead of Sunday’s glamour Munster Championship clash with age old rivals Tipperary, a rivalry that has seen the Premier County gain the upper hand in recent meetings. As for the league, Kieran...read more...
Category: Sport Posted on 19 May 2016 by Louise Cashell
Friday 20 May FAI Cup, kick-off 7.45pm Cork City FC vs St Peter’s – Turner’s Cross FAI Cup, kick-off 8pm Midleton vs Shamrock Rovers - Tallaght Stadium Saturday 21 May FAI Cup, kick-off 2pm Ringmahon Rangers vs Glebe North - Ringmahon Park FAI Cup, kick-off 3pm Cobh Ramblers vs Cherry Orchard - St Colman’s Park Intermediate Hurling County Championship, throw-in 4.15pm Ballymartle vs Grenagh - Ballincollig Premier Intermediate Hurling...read more...
Irish Euros legend backs Boys in Green
Category: Sport Posted on 19 May 2016
One man who knows more than most about performing at an international tournament with Ireland is the legendary Ray Houghton, who always seemed to save his best displays for the Boys in Green. Famed especially for his winning goal against England in the Euros in 1988, and probably even more so for his stunning solo strike which secured victory over Italy in 1994, Houghton is very confident in the current squad and says the relaxed atmosphere will enhance...read more...
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