Focus On : Liam Brady Story
Liam Brady is a true Irish soccer great. It is a major regret for many Republic of Ireland fans that this wonderful soccer talent was never displayed in a major international championship finals. Injury, bad luck and his inability to adapt fully to the Jack Charlton football philosophy all conspired to prevent him from appearing in the finals of either the Euro Championship or World Cup. Undoubtedly Liam Brady was the most Irish talented footballer of his generation and he went on to play…
Sportsfile - Kerry v Tipperary - Electric Ireland Munster GAA Football Minor Championship Final - 768063
7 July 2013; Conor Jordan, Kerry, cathes a high ball during the game. Electric Ireland Munster GAA Football Minor Championship Final, Kerry v Tipperary, Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney, Co. Kerry. Picture credit: Barry Cregg / SPORTSFILE
Hotels Near Croke Park | Dublin Hotel Break | Ballsbridge Hotel
Home to the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), Croke Park Stadium is Ireland's major sporting venue. But the stadium is also well-known for facilitating unforgettable concerts and corporate events. Ballsbridge Hotel is located within fast and easy access to public transport which makes it the perfect base for your Croke Park visit. Croke ...
The GAA - A People's History by Mike Cronin, Mark Duncan and Paul Rouse - The Collins Press: Irish Book Publisher
The GAA – A People's History by Mike Cronin, Mark Duncan and Paul Rouse tells of how the GAA carved a unique place at the heart of Irish life; includes photos and historical documents. Published in Ireland by The Collins Press.
Heroes just for one day as Croke Park's 1916 attracts a full house
If the intense rivalry between Dublin and Kerry wasn't enough to guarantee a full house at Croke Park, the promise of one of the biggest spectacles in the 1916 Centenary commemorations certainly was.