Despite Ireland exiting the European Championships, a number of players did their career prospects plenty of good with some excellent performances.
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James Fenton describes what Robbie Brady’s dramatic match winner against Italy meant to entire nation.
“Tell mammy send money” read a banner in the crowd as Robbie Brady prolonged stay at EURO 2016 for another week with a late goal against Italy.
Neil Sherwin, Ger McCarthy and Paul Little are in celebratory mood after Ireland beat Italy to reach the knockout stage of EURO 2016.
Taking in the action from two very different ends of the soccer spectrum in Philadelphia, Sean Maslin finds much work to do to bridge the divides.
Neil Sherwin, Ger McCarthy and Paul Little pick up the pieces from Ireland’s defeat to Belgium, and look at the state of play in the other EURO 2016 groups.
Fikri Jermadi remembers Jimmy Murphy – the man responsible for bringing Wales to the World Cup 58 years ago and holding Manchester United together through tragedy.
Just four years ago, French midfielder N’Golo Kante was aspiring to take a big step up from amateur football in the semi-pro ranks of France’s division three.
Some pointers for those heading to Lille for Ireland’s final Euro 2016 group game against Italy.
Ireland face the daunting prospect of having to beat Italy in their final Group E game if they are to advance to the knockout stage of EURO 2016.