Trap’s Team Geared Up for Euro Trip

GIOVANNI Trapattoni has named the Ireland team for the clash against Armenia on Friday.
Doubts surrounded the inclusion of Richard Dunne, Liam Lawrence, Aiden McGeady and skipper Robbie Keane but all were named in the starting line-up which also features Paul Green.

Ranty Cause: Friday kick-off? Yerevan a laugh

IRELAND kick off their European Championship qualification campaign at the relatively inconspicuous time of 4pm this Friday.

It’s a return to midweek matches and a throwback to a time when primary school children would pack into one classroom or a PE hall in the afternoon, crowded around a small TV, to witness the latest escapades of Jack’s Boys in Green.