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The Republic of Ireland’s James McClean (right) and Daryl Murphy stand dejected after a 5-1 defeat to Denmark on Tuesday night ended their World Cup qualification hopes. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ireland have joined two of European football’s long-established aristocrats, Italy and Holland, in being absent from next summer’s World Cup after a d(...)

Tony and Steph on Alnmouth beach in Northumberland in north-east England. Tony, who died in September, was an actor, best known for his role as Mike Rawlins in the BBC series Till Death Us Do Part. His daughter, Cherie, is married to former UK prime minister, Tony Blair.

I have made my first trip alone, in contrast to simply travelling alone. When I was writing my doctorate I travelled widely through the Czech Republic(...)

Wes Hoolahan takes a selfie with a fan after the first leg in Copenhagen. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/ Inpho

Walking around in Copenhagen on Saturday afternoon you could see that the World Cup play-off was a big deal. Thousands of red shirts and daytime drink(...)

Denmark manager Age Hareide and Danish forward Nicklas Bendtner shake hands with  referee Milorad Mazic at the Parken stadium on Saturday.  Photograph:  Catherine Ivill/Getty Images

If Ireland do come out on the right end of Tuesday night’s turbo-spin, they might think kindly of Milorad Mazic. There were two occasions during the r(...)

Darren Randolph makes a late save in the World Cup playoff in Copenhagen. Photograph: James Crombie

“It’s not that I’m so smart,” claimed Albert Einstein. “It’s just that I stay with problems longer.” The Republic of Ireland are the football problem(...)

Christian Eriksen  celebrates after scoring in a friendly against Germany  in Brondby, Denmark, on June 6th, 2017. Photograph:  Getty Images

In February 2011, the advance billing for England’s friendly against Denmark in Copenhagen revolved around the full international debut of 19-year-old(...)

David Meyler and Shane Duffy (centre) of the Republic of Ireland squad training at the FAI National Training Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

With Jeff Hendrick looking to be safely on course to start in Copenhagen, Martin O’Neill’s options seem to have broadened significantly going into Sat(...)

Niall Wynn, owner of Proper Order Coffee Co, is representing Ireland at the World Barista Championships in Seoul this week. Photograph: Al Higgins

As you drink your first brew of the day this morning – spare a thought for the coffee experts from almost 60 countries competing at the World Barista (...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: Will give his keynote speech at the Fine Gael national conference on Friday night instead of Saturday night, when Ireland play Denmark in Copenhagen.   Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has moved his keynote televised address to this weekend’s Fine Gael national conference from Saturday night to Friday to avoid (...)

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane speaks at a press conference on Tuesday: “If players don’t know by now how big the game is, we’re all in trouble.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Roy Keane talks about relishing the pressure that comes with games like these and if his mood five days before the first of Ireland’s World Cup play-o(...)

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