Moldova

10 results

Ireland arrive for training on Friday ahead of their crucial double header against Moldova and Wales. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Martin O’Neill, it seems, will not be going anywhere when this qualifying campaign is over. We still don’t know about his team but John Delaney, the m(...)

Moldova manager  Igor Dobrovolski: “We want the team to play as confidently and as aggressively as possible.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Group D’s basement side Moldova have picked up just two points so far during this qualification campaign – but a third on Friday night would surely c(...)

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill agreed a new deal to stay on as manager until the 2020 European Championships. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

There have been many cases in Irish sport of managers getting new contracts just before things went wrong at a major tournament in a way that made it (...)

Republic of Ireland manager with Everton midfielder James McCarthy. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Martin O’Neill looks to be on course for another clash with Ronald Koeman after suggesting James McCarthy might yet feature in Ireland’s World Cup qua(...)

 David Meyler of Hull City scores from the penalty spot against Birmingham City.  Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

Having started the game against Serbia ahead of both Glenn Whelan and Harry Arter, David Meyler looks well-placed to feature in the Ireland team to fa(...)

Wales winger Gareth Bale during a training session in Hensol ahead of his side’s game against Moldova. Photograph:   David Davies/PA Wire

Victory over bottom-placed Moldova this evening would see Wales put the pressure on Serbia and the Republic of Ireland ahead of the final two Group D (...)

James McClean celebrates scoring his second goal against Moldova with his Republic of Ireland team-mates at Stadionul Zimbru in Chisinau. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The Republic of Ireland will head into 2017 with everything to play for according to Martin O’Neill, whose side recovered from a mid-game blip to beat(...)

Wes Hoolahan (right) is in line for a starting spot as the Republic of Ireland   play Moldova in Chisinau on Sunday. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA Wire

The Republic of Ireland squad arrived in Chisinau last night without Robbie Brady, the Norwich midfielder who was left behind so as to continue his re(...)

Wales manager Chris Coleman during a  press conference at the Ernst Happel Stadium, Vienna. Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire.

Chris Coleman has dismissed Marcel Koller’s suggestion Wales were lucky at Euro 2016 and in a carefully worded response implied the Austria coach was(...)

Austria’s David Alaba caused the Republic of Ireland all sorts of problems during the the World Cup 2014 qualification match at the Ernst Happel Stadium. Photograph: Christian Hofer/Getty Images.

WALES World Ranking: 10. Ireland’s record against them: P13 W5 D3 L5 F16 A13 The Welsh certainly lack the pedigree of most other top seeds with just o(...)