Category Archives: Soccer

The 2018 World Cup predictions

Presuming no major injuries to top players, here’s how the 2018 World Cup might play out: GROUP A: Uruguay, Russia, Egypt, Saudi Arabia: A fantastic draw for Uruguay, which was a Pot 2 team. Egypt could slip past Russia. GROUP … Continue reading

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Wisconsin girls soccer team draws criticism…for their haircuts (they look like boys!)

This story proves that some parents are comfortable allowing their children to be who they want to be. Good for them! The Milwaukee Sentinel-Journal reports that a girls soccer team draws repeated criticism because of the haircuts many of the … Continue reading

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Entire soccer team declares free agency

RTE has the story. “In those circumstances, and in view of the fact that the current transfer window closes on 31st July, we as players feel we must be afforded the opportunity to gain secure employment elsewhere, and it is … Continue reading

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He was a (Red) Devil. Now he’s a priest.

RTE has the story. He was made a deacon in the Dominican Order at an ordination at St Saviour’s church in north Dublin at the weekend. He was joined by friends and well-wishers at tonight’s Mass, just a few miles … Continue reading

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Your video of the day: Little man scores in a BIG goal

Watch and enjoy. (And remember you need to have the audio up.) This is the best thing you'll see today… — Football Fours (@Football_Fours) May 7, 2017

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“Fearless” Irish soccer star McBride laid to rest

The Irish Independent captures the raw emotion still evident in Derry, where popular Irish soccer player Ryan McBride was laid to rest. Flowers in the hearse said “Captain” and depicted his number 5 jersey. Ryan’s team-mates formed a guard of … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Irish soccer player McBride dead

The Irish Times has the details, which are still scarce. The 27-year-old centre back, who resides in the shadow of Brandywell Stadium, is understood to have been found dead in his bedroom earlier Sunday evening. The cause of death is … Continue reading

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