EXCITEMENT FOR 2018 WORLD CUP YET TO BUILD UP

Jun
24

In about a year, the 2018 World Cup would kick off in Russia yet the excitement is yet to kick in. Compared to the hype and anticipation of previous versions of the World Cup, the forthcoming one is not sending a strong signal.


The excitement about the 2002 event in Korea/Japan was amazing as the Asians wanted to wow the world with its advanced technology and infrastructures. It was a decent build up after the 1998 World Cup in France, where football was played unadulterated. The 2006 event in Germany fit the hype as European sides wanted to impress. It ended in Zinedine Zidane’s poor exit and Italy’s sweet story.
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CELTIC DID THE UNBEATEN!

Jun
15

When Brendan Rodgers moved to Celtic, many saw it as a poor move to a more relaxed sphere after his time at Anfield. A season later, Celtic did an unbeaten.


They are proud new owners of the ‘Invincibles’ tag.

The Scottish Premiership side won the title back in April but there was still serious pressure until the last game as other sides wanted to defeat them. Leigh Griffiths and Stuart Armstrong scored to seal a 2-0 victory over their opponents. The record books confirm the league record for 2016/17 as P38 W34 D4 L0.The L0 is the most significant here.

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IRELAND TO HOLD FITNESS CAMP AHEAD OF QUALIFIER

May
25

The Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has revealed that there are plans for a fitness camp for Championship players whose season has now ended.


O’Neill said the fitness programme would begin from the 23 to 25of May in Fota Island in Cork.
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Will Moldova be able to qualify for their 1st FIFA World Cup in 2018?

May
04

Ever since Moldova got their independence from the USSR on August of 1991, they have not been able to qualify for any FIFA World Cup and unfortunately for the supporters of the Moldovan national side, it does not appear like they will be able to qualify anytime soon.


National sides of all around the world are competing against each other in order to secure their qualification ticket for the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup and things have not been going very well for Moldova as they are located in group D of the UEFA zone and are struggling in the bottom.
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TURKEY THRASH MOLDOVA 3-1

Apr
28

Turkey defeat Moldova 3-1 with young players taking the shine. Both nations played the friendly game on Monday during the international break in Eskisehir.

Turkey dominated the entire match, opening the scoring within the first 15 minutes.

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O’SHEA TO GET STARTING SHIRT AGAINST WALES?

Mar
28

John O’Shea is likely to get a starting role when Ireland clash with Wales, considering that Shane Duffy is injured. Duffy has been sidelined for the next six weeks due to an injury to his metatarsal.


The Brighton defender is devastated by the injury as he would have to watch from the stands as the club chases Newcastle United for a chance to win the Championship and promotion to the top flight.
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SHAMROCK ROVERS GET NEW GOALKEEPER

Mar
06

Shamrock Rovers have acquired the services of a new goalkeeper in Tomer Chencinski.


The new shot stopper is one that loves adventure, going by his experiences. The player says he has been “living the dream” even though it has not been all glamorous.
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DUNDEE UNITED WANT TO KEEP MURRAY

Feb
07

Dundee United FC have remained resilient on their stance in holding unto striker Simon Murray.


There have been bids for the talented forward but United have outrightly rejected a second bid from Moldavian football club Sheriff Tiraspol despite their insistence on signing him.
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ONLY A HANDFUL FANS SAW MOLDOVA DEMOLISHED

Jan
22

Only a handful of fans saw Moldova demolished by a strong Welsh side when both sides clashed in the World Cup qualifying round.


Wales humbled their guest 4-0 with star player Gareth Bale getting a double. The strong Welsh side defeated their opponents in a convincing manner, many would agree.
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Ronaldo and Iceland contribute to Euro 2016 Record Audience

Dec
21

The fairytale story of Iceland appears to have heavily boosted the Euro 2016 viewership according to the figures released by UEFA. Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo also winning his first major international title may have also played its part. The Euro 2016 concluded in the summer with Portugal lifting the title.

It was one of the several unexpected events that unfolded in France. Wales were able to reach the semifinals of the tournament in incredible circumstances, but an even bigger surprise was Iceland reaching the quarter-finals of the competition.

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