Road to Poland
# road-to-poland - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
Searches for Irish ‘flags’, ‘decorations’ and ‘bunting’ have also been on the rise over the past month…
# road-to-poland - Sunday 27 May, 2012
The emergence of James McClean has given the winger a new lease of life, while Giovanni Trapattoni has options all over the pitch going by yesterday’s win.
# road-to-poland - Saturday 26 May, 2012
We were at Lansdowne Road on a cracking Saturday afternoon. Check out how Trap and the lads did in their final home warm-up game.
It may be Ireland’s Euro 2012 send-off but Safet Susic and his team haven’t just come here to be part of the celebrations.
# road-to-poland - Friday 25 May, 2012
The Ireland boss was in a relaxed mood today as he spoke confidently about the fitness of those carrying niggly injuries.
The Ireland boss wants to run the rule over the Hull defender and will start him at Lansdowne Road tomorrow.
Think you’re a hardcore fan? You haven’t met Davy Keogh.
# road-to-poland - Wednesday 23 May, 2012
Any video that features Keane and McCarthy as Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore in Ghost deserves your attention.
We’re a good team, not a great team according to Bill and the boys.
# road-to-poland - Tuesday 22 May, 2012
As well as speaking about Balotelli, the Italian boss admitted his team “aren’t built to win Euro 2012″.
# road-to-poland - Saturday 19 May, 2012
It’s nearly time to get the tricolour bunting down out of the attic.
# road-to-poland - Friday 18 May, 2012
If Chippy’s predictions are correct, Ireland chances of getting beyond the group stages are looking even slimmer.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 17 May, 2012
It’s got something to do with a Viking, we think…
With the European Championships weeks away now, we spoke to Irish fan group You Boys in Green.
# road-to-poland - Tuesday 15 May, 2012
There’s a gem featuring Eric Cantona, Pat Jennings as a car part and Jason McAteer’s winner in the World Cup final.
Czech Republic defender Michal Kadlec would love to emulate the exploits of the team his father played in at Euro ’96 this summer.
# road-to-poland - Monday 14 May, 2012
The legendary Croatian striker’s lob over the head of Peter Schmeichel in ’96 was a bit special.
# road-to-poland - Saturday 12 May, 2012
In what proved to be Jack Charlton’s last game in charge, Ireland were given the run-around by the Dutch in a Euro ’96 play-off.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 10 May, 2012
Slaven Bilic has left Ivan Klasnic and Mladen Petric off the list of 27 names for Ireland’s Group C rivals but there are several familiar faces.
In their opening game of Euro 2008, the Valencia hitman came up trumps by bagging himself a hat-trick.
# road-to-poland - Wednesday 9 May, 2012
Offaly native now living in Warsaw Damien Moran has released the essential one-stop survival book for Euro 2012.
# road-to-poland - Monday 7 May, 2012
The enigmatic Sweden striker hit one of the goals of the 2008 finals against Greece in Salzburg.
# road-to-poland - Sunday 6 May, 2012
Suited and booted, the Irish team stopped for a photo before boarding their Aer Lingus flight back in June ’88.
# road-to-poland - Saturday 5 May, 2012
Peter Schmeichel was one of the stars of the Denmark team who shocked Europe 20 years ago.
# road-to-poland - Friday 4 May, 2012
A couple spare in your possession but no way to get to Gdansk? We might just have the answer.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 3 May, 2012
One of Wolves’ Irish contingent says his club-mate will be an asset to Ireland this summer.
The Wolves defender also admits he is nervous about Monday’s squad announcement.
Next stop, Gdansk for these clever supporters.
Holders Germany are undone by one of the most beautiful spot-kicks of its day back in 1976.
# road-to-poland - Wednesday 2 May, 2012
Relive one of the most iconic goals (and celebrations) of the ’96 tournament.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 19 April, 2012
Everyday from now until June 8, we’ll be counting down the most memorable moments the European championships have brought us through the years.
# road-to-poland - Friday 13 April, 2012
The Villarreal striker suffered torn ligaments in his knee training today and will miss the meeting with Ireland as well as the entire tournament.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 12 April, 2012
The Barcelona striker is in line to make a comeback in La Liga before the end of the season.
# road-to-poland - Tuesday 10 April, 2012
We’d fancy a week’s stay at the seaside resort which Trap’s squad will be based in.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 5 April, 2012
The Ireland winger might be odds-on to start against Croatia on June 10 but he has fallen from grace at Spartak Moscow in recent months.
# road-to-poland - Monday 2 April, 2012
Fulham’s 33-year-old winger was on target while Dubliner Jon Daly moved to the top of the SPL goal charts.
# road-to-poland - Thursday 29 March, 2012
One Irish defensive hero has been emphasising the importance of having another at the European championships this summer.