World Cup 2018

World Cup 2018 Flag Kits

Dublin designer Philip Slattery has created these stunning national flag-inspired football kits in time for the great festival of football in Russia.

Can Likeable Three Lions Roar in Russia?

The customary cockiness is gone. In fact, England fans don’t hold out much hope of glory at the 2018 World Cup, but with the pressure off, could a closer-knit Three Lions team be a surprise package?

World Cup Love Poem

Poet John Cummins sets the scene for the 2018 World Cup on RTE’s The Sport Show

Politics & Football: How the World Cup Changed the World

Featured article from Póg Mo Goal Issue 4. From the miracle of Bern lifting West Germany out of the shadow of the war to Didier Drogba’s Ivory Coast bringing conflict to an end, the World Cup has powers politics cannot imitate.