Robbie Brady is set to captain the Republic of Ireland ahead of tonight’s friendly match against Iceland, at the Aviva Stadium. The captain’s armband was passed over to Brady following Seamus Coleman’s horror injury in last week’s World Cup Qualifier against Wales.
Dublin lead the way in this year’s National Football League on the back of a historic win over Roscommon last weekend that sees them become the first side ever to go 35 matches unbeaten.
The recent death of professional Scottish Muay Thai boxer Jordan Coe has been labelled ‘unacceptable’ by a Dublin Kickboxing instructor after it was revealed that the boxer died attempting to reach a desired weight for a fight.
Tourism Ireland has estimated that the direct impact of hosting the 2023 World cup in Ireland would be €800 million in revenue. This estimate is a conservative one, with the money generated potentially must higher.