Shane Long’s stoppage time goal keeps Ireland’s Euro 2016 qualification hopes alive. Photograph: Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • March 30, 2015, 08:41

Ireland stay in the hunt, just.Ireland remain in the hunt for a spot at the 2016 European(...)

Rhys Ruddock suffered injury against Harlequins in the Champions Cup. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

(...) his way into Joe Schmidt’s 30-man World Cup squad. The province’s forwards coach, Leo Cullen(...)

(...) from 7.30pm (7.45) Italy v England SOCCER Sky Sports 5 from 7.40pm European Qualifiers - Group B(...)

Paul McShane in action during the Republic of Ireland’s final training session in Malahide ahead of Sunday’s Euro 2016 qualifier against Poland at the Aviva stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

(...) countdown continued to the European Championship qualifier at the Aviva stadium with Martin O’Neill showing(...)

Richard Hughes celebrates Sole Power’s victory in the  Al Qouz Sprint  during the Dubai World Cup meeting at Meydan. Photograph: Ali Haider/EPA

(...)-furlong Group One at the World Cup meeting in Dubai.Richard Hughes typically delayed his challenge on the Eddie(...)

Manchester United goalkeeper Harry Gregg never trained and only played once on a Sunday. Photograph: Kent Gavin/Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Bolton Wanderers, then played in the European Cup semi-final against AC Milan, which came after Bolton at(...)

Carl O’Malley at work in the Aviva Stadium, liveblogging an international soccer match

(...) the 2022 World Cup. He was immensely proud of this investigative work and it was published in the(...)

 Roy Keane emerges from the Olympia Theatre with the squad members after watching I Keano. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

(...)-up of Roy Keane’s disastrous departure from Saipan at the 2002 World Cup. ResurrectionFirst staged in(...)

Republic of Ireland Roy Keane watches from the sidelines during the training session at Gannon Park, Malahide. Photo: Niall Carson/PA

Soccer: European qualifierStephen Quinn may have featured heavily so far in this Irish squad(...)

Sunrise over Montreal: You are an amateur, Montrealers told me...  You have never wintered here; you know nothing. You wouldn’t last five sub-zero minutes.

(...) small theatre there, a production house that was a home to new writing, both Canadian and European. I(...)