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Dave Maher – 26 Years Covering the Republic of Ireland

Ahead of Euro 2016, Sportsfile staff photographer Dave Maher looks back over his memories and notable pictures from twenty-six years covering Republic of Ireland teams at close quarters. From 1991 up until the recent friendly against Belarus in ...

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Women’s Weekend!

The weekend gone by was a massive weekend of women’s sport, and no one knows better than us! We were lucky enough to cover 7 games ranging from Peamount United versus Salthill Devon in the FAI Umbro under 16 Cup final, to Cork Church of ...

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Ireland v Wales – International Rugby Archive Pics

Looking forward to Ireland crunch game against Wales in the RBS Six Nations? Take a look back through our archive at previous games between the two proud rugby nations. ...

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Ireland v England – RBS Six Nations Rugby Championship

Were you glued to the rugby action at the Aviva Stadium to see Ireland’s great 19-9 win against England? Take a look back through the day in pictures from Sportsfile photographers Matt Browne,  Stephen McCarthy and Brendan ...

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Ireland v England – International Rugby Archive Pics

Ireland and England have met 128 times in their rugby history at this level. Ahead of this weekend’s showdown take a look through photos from our archive from some of their famous meetings. ...

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Ireland v France – International Rugby Archive Pics

Ahead of the 93rd meeting between Ireland and France at this level of rugby, we took a look through our photographic archive to remember games past.From the 1963 team photo,  to Willie John McBride winning a lineout in the  1965 draw at ...

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Ireland v Italy Rugby Down the Years

Ready for Ireland to kick off their Six Nations campaign against Italy? Well this should whet your appetite. Since joining Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales and France to become the sixth team in the ‘Six Nations’ Ireland and Italy have ...

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Story Behind the Picture – Stephen McCarthy’s on O’Driscoll’s Final Year

With another 6 Nations season upon us, and Ireland taking on Italy in their first game today, Sportsfile’s Stephen McCarthy looks back at last season, and a season of lasts for Brian O’Driscoll.  Stephen gives us his insight into the ...

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Ireland v Italy – Women’s Rugby Recent Clashes

Get rugby ready for Ireland’s Women’s Rugby Six Nations opener against Italy tonight by looking through photos from last clashes – including Ireland claiming  their first ever Grand Slam on Italian soil in 2013.   ...

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Sportsfile Images of 2014 – Photographer’s Choice – Stephen McCarthy

Recently we showed you 100 of Sportsfile’s best pictures from the year just gone. Now we are asking the photographers to give an insight into their favourites and the story behind the pictures. Stephen McCarthy Dark days are over My favourite ...

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