If David Beckham became royalty in American sport, as soccer continues to conquer hearts and minds, his successor in Los Angeles now reigns supreme. Recently voted best foreign import ever, Robbie Keane’s winning goal earned La Galaxy a fifth MLS crown, and his third, as the Dubliner was named 2014′s Most Valuable Player. In the Hollywood Hills, far from fading, the Irish captain’s star continues to shine.
Planning Unit is a London-based creative design studio founded in 2011 by Jeff Knowles and Nick Hard. They have created a series of football stadium posters covering teams from the football league and across Europe. Dalymount Park was commissioned especially for Póg Mo Goal issue 2.
Donal Fallon, who charted famous games and events at Dalymount Park for Póg Mo Goal Issue 2, adds another to the archive from the spiritual home of Irish football. Ireland versus Scotland from 1913.
Famous games and events in Dublin’s Dalymount Park, known as the spiritual home of Irish football.
Johnny Hynes asks how important is style in football?
The removal of the GAA ban on foreign games in Ireland.
Póg Mo Goal Issue 2 is available online, and in the following locations.
Póg Mo Goal is a new Irish football magazine focused on considered design and great quality writing from around the world. Issue 2 is now available to order.