Ireland v Scotland

    12 days ago

    Irish fail test of nerve

    THE REPUBLIC of Ireland failed the test of nerve at a raucous Celtic Park last night as Gordon Strachan's Scotland jockeyed themselves into Euro 2016 qualification contention.

    12 days ago

    Maloney hails training ground move

    Shaun Maloney revealed his outstanding winning goal for Scotland against the Republic of Ireland was the result of a well-worked training ground move.

    12 days ago

    Ireland edged in battle of Celtic Park

    Scotland 1 Republic of Ireland 0
    Scotland confirmed their 2016 European Championship qualifying credentials with a hard-fought 1-0 win over Republic of Ireland thanks to a wonderful second-half strike by Shaun Maloney.

    13 days ago

    O'Neill: Keane not to be distracted

    Martin O’Neill is refusing to allow the latest episode in the Roy Keane saga to distract him from his mission to guide the Republic of Ireland to the finals of Euro 2016.

    297 days ago

    Kearney delighted by Ireland win

    Ireland full-back Rob Kearney was delighted to make a winning start to this season’s RBS 6 Nations but warned sterner challenges lie ahead.

    297 days ago

    Promising start to Ireland's Six Nations campaign

    Ireland 28 Scotland 6
    Stand-in skipper Jamie Heaslip shrugged off a disallowed try to claim the score that broke Scotland’s resistance in Ireland’s 28-6 RBS 6 Nations victory in Dublin.

    297 days ago

    Sick O'Connell out of Ireland starting XV

    Ireland captain and talisman Paul O’Connell has been forced out of this afternoon's RBS 6 Nations opener against Scotland after suffering a chest infection last night.

    297 days ago

    O'Mahony sounds note of caution

    Peter O’Mahony has warned Ireland that superstardom is no precursor to RBS 6 Nations success.

    298 days ago

    ROG demands consistency from Ireland

    Ronan O'Gara has said consistency is key for Ireland heading into the start of the RBS 6 Nations this weekend.

    298 days ago

    Scrum Queens' emphatic display delights Doyle

    Ireland women’s rugby coach Philip Doyle was beaming after his side’s 59 - 0 victory over Scotland last night.

    298 days ago

    Schmidt lays down challenge to pack

    Ireland’s entire pack must shoulder the “unbelievable” burden carried by injured flanker Sean O’Brien, according to boss Joe Schmidt.