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Republic of Ireland

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  • The logistics of getting Penn State to Ireland for the Croke Park Classic

    The logistics of getting Penn State to Ireland for the Croke Park Classic
    After fitting more than 300 people and 10 tons of cargo onto their chartered Boeing 747, Penn State's operations staff will search for one crucial piece of equipment they purposely left at home. An air horn. Head coach James Franklin can't conduct...
  • UTV Media gets first-half revenue kick from World Cup

    (Reuters) - Northern Irish radio and television broadcaster UTV Media Plc reported a 13 percent rise in first-half revenue as its radio stations drew in fans for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The company, which held radio rights to the tournament, said it...
  • AAC Notes: UCF Opening Season In Dublin Vs. Penn State

    The defending American Athletic Conference football champion will open its season Saturday, but the UCF Knights will journey about 4,000 miles for their first game. UCF, the Fiesta Bowl winner last season, will face Penn State in Dublin (8:30 a.m.,...
  • Matthews claims red jersey with Vuelta stage win

    ARCOS DE LA FRONTERA Spain (Reuters) - Australian Michael Matthews snatched the overall leader's red jersey at the Tour of Spain when he perfectly timed his effort to win the third stage on Monday. Orica-GreenEdge rider Matthews accelerated with about...
  • Croke Park Classic is already a win for Ireland-born UCF kicker Sean Galvin

    One comparison comes to Deborah Galvin's mind when she thinks about her son, UCF kicker Sean Galvin, playing in Croke Park Saturday. "Becoming president," she said laughing. "It's the top of the top for any Irish athlete to actually play in Croke Park,...
  • Mum's the word on soaring Swedish household debt as poll nears

    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Johan and Alejandra are the kind of Swedes the IMF has been warning about - piling up debt to keep up with an ever-rising property market and fund a lifestyle of travel, maids and nights out. The couple plan to buy a flat in...
  • After months of planning, UCF begins trip to Ireland

    After months of planning, UCF begins trip to Ireland
    With bagpipes playing in the background, UCF football players lined up to board buses and start easily the most exciting road trip of their careers. UCF graduate assistant Rob Calabrese, a former player for the Knights, held a plastic bag full of...
  • Will the Irish people embrace American football?

    Will the Irish people embrace American football?
    Even in the sporting goods stores, the lack of interest is apparent. If you're looking for American football gear, there's just one display behind the counter. And, well, that's about it. "I've been here for three years, and nobody has asked me for...
  • Penn State football team prepping for Ireland trip

    Penn State football team prepping for Ireland trip
    The Penn State football team is down to its last few hours in Pennsylvania before flying to Ireland for its season opener against Central Florida. Nittany Lions quarterback Christian Hackenberg this morning said he thinks the team's offense can be...
  • UCF game in Ireland special homecoming for coach George O'Leary

    UCF game in Ireland special homecoming for coach George O'Leary
    UCF's football season-opener may be 4,000 miles away in Ireland, but it's still a home game when your last name is O'Leary. When UCF coach George O'Leary marches his team onto the field of Croke Park Stadium on Saturday, he'll be within three hours of...
  • Albert Reynolds dies at 81; former Irish prime minister

    Albert Reynolds dies at 81; former Irish prime minister
    Albert Reynolds, the risk-taking Irish prime minister who played a key role in delivering peace to Northern Ireland but struggled to keep his own governments intact, died Thursday at his home in Dublin after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He...