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Minister Launches TravelWise App for Irish Going Abroad

The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Mr. Charlie Flanagan TD, this morning launched TravelWise, a new free smartphone travel app available for download on iOS and Android. Speaking at the launch, Minister Flanagan said that TravelWise would help Irish people travelling abroad to stay safe and informed while travelling, living or working overseas. “I would […]

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Stephanie’s Gorgeous Goal is in the Top Three

You remember Stephanie Roche’s spectacular goal in the Women’s National League, that got her nominated for the FIFA Puskás Goal of the year award? Of course you do! If you voted for Stephanie against the nine other nominees, you’ll now want to do so again, because she’s through to the final round of three, against James Rodriguez […]

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Stephanie’s Viral Goal Nominated for FIFA Puskás Award [Video]

Remember this gorgeous goal by Irishwoman Stephanie Roche that went viral last year? Now it’s been shortlisted, together with goals by  Robin van Persie, Diego Costa and others, for FIFA’s Puskás Award for the best goal of 2014! [youtube]http://youtu.be/c0L0WIK2Ync[/youtube]   It’s a wonderful goal, and a wonderful reminder of the everyday heroics that sport can produce, in small competitions as well […]

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Irish Sports App makes International Awards Shortlist

An Irish-designed mobile app that enables sports coaches, scouts and analysts to assess the performance of individual players and teams has been shortlisted alongside Sky Sports, Wilson, Adidas in the inaugural Sports Technology Awards. Sport Tagger has been shortlisted in the categories of Best Technology and Best Sports App in the international awards scheme, the […]

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Social Media + Football Clubs = ?

Welsh football club Newport County AFC were obviously delighted to announce a player transfer yesterday .. maybe a little bit too excited about it even: We can confirm that Jake Thomson has joined Lincoln City on a month’s loan. fb.me/2qA0EdnSG — Newport County AFC (@NewportCounty) January 2, 2013 the other club involved, Lincoln City, however, […]

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