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St. Pauli: Welcome Hell Tunnel

Once dubbed ‘the world’s coolest club’ Hamburg outfit St. Pauli have drawn admiration again with their latest player tunnel revamp.

Barcelona Favourites for Champions League Crown

Despite exiting the competition at the quarter final stage to compatriots Atletico Madrid last time around, 2015 Champions Barcelona have been made the pre-tournament favourites for Europe’s premier club competition, the Champions League.

The Blind Boss, the All-Seeing Coach

Flávio Aurélio Silva, the ‘Ceguim’, is the only visually impaired coach in Brazilian football. Rafael Luis Azevedo of Verminosos por Futebol tells his story.

EURO 2016: France vs Germany, the Final Before the Final

Two European power-houses go head to head in the second EURO 2016 semi-final as France and Germany square off. With a Portugal side, who largely failed to sparkle until now, waiting in the wings, could we be looking at the overall winner emerging from the Marseille showdown?

EURO 2016 Takeaway: Kings of Lyon

Ireland proved a point at Euro 2016, and more importantly, grew as a team from the experience. But what were some of the key takeaways? The Opel Jersey explores.

Dundalk FC – The Captain’s Armband

In sport, the captain’s armband is more than a piece of fabric. Its real weight, and everything it symbolises, is immeasurable. A badge of honour, an unspoken commitment and fearless leadership. Dundalk sponsor Fyffe’s latest video tells the story of the Lilywhites as seen through the eyes of club captains, past and present.

EURO 2016 Beer Guide Kit Design

Graphic designer Chris Hughes reimagines the kits of each country at Euro 2016 based on popular beers from those nations. Raise a glass to these designs.

Hand of History

The Irish camp is keen to dimiss it but for the French, it’s on everyone’s lips. We’re revisiting an extract from French Football Weekly’s Jeremy Smith’s interview with Phillipe Auclair, author of Thierry Henry: Lonely At The Top. Perhaps unsurprisingly, Henry is a divisive figure in French football. Perceived as aloof, an adversary of Zidane, and the apparent leader of a shameful strike at the 2010 World Cup, we look at the Frenchman’s standing in history, and that night in Paris.