Cardiff crucible beckons Ireland after Moldova win - Irish Times

Irish TimesCardiff crucible beckons Ireland after Moldova winIrish TimesMaybe Martin O'Neill and the FAI should agree terms before every big international. It has been a sweet 24 hours for the Derry man as he faces into Monday night's game in Wales that is now set up as one of those Irish clarion calls. A hugely positive ...and more »

Murphy's Goals And Long's Missed Chances Leave Martin O'Neill With A Dilemma - Pundit Arena

Pundit ArenaMurphy's Goals And Long's Missed Chances Leave Martin O'Neill With A DilemmaPundit ArenaThe three points are in the bag and the scene is all set for the showdown with Wales in Cardiff on Monday night. However, one of the talking points of Friday's 2-0 win over Moldova will be who should lead the attack for the crunch tie in just a few ...and more »

Ken Early: Fire or ice now the big call for O'Neill - Irish Times

Irish TimesKen Early: Fire or ice now the big call for O'NeillIrish TimesThe major intrigue of the week in Irish football was the FAI's decision to agree a two-year contract extension with Martin O'Neill two games before the end of the qualification campaign, with the outcome still unknown. This was by no means a ...and more »

Ireland squad ratings from Shane Long to Daryl Murphy - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerIreland squad ratings from Shane Long to Daryl MurphyIrish ExaminerDARREN RANDOLPH - Not one of his busier nights in an Ireland jersey, but produced a fine fingertip save to keep out Sergiu Platica's dipping volley. 7/10. CYRUS CHRISTIE - Worked hard in defence in an attempt to keep dangerman Alexandru Dedov at ...and more »

Player Ratings: Daryl Murphy and Stephen Ward best on show as Ireland brush off Moldova - Independent.ie

Independent.iePlayer Ratings: Daryl Murphy and Stephen Ward best on show as Ireland brush off MoldovaIndependent.ieDaryl Murphy, second from left, of Republic of Ireland celebrates with team-mates 1 Daryl Murphy, second from left, of Republic of Ireland celebrates with team-mates, from left to right, Shane Long, Shane Duffy and Stephen Ward after scoring his side's ...and more »

Ireland v Moldova - Irish Times (blog)

Irish Times (blog)Ireland v MoldovaIrish Times (blog)Welcome to our coverage of Ireland's penultimate World Cup qualifier against Moldova at the Aviva Stadium. Really, it should never have come to this. Having done most of the hard work, Martin O'Neill's side head into the final weekend of the ...and more »

Republic of Ireland and Wales heading for Cardiff showdown - News & Star

News & StarRepublic of Ireland and Wales heading for Cardiff showdownNews & StarDaryl Murphy's first-half double set up an intriguing World Cup qualification trip to Wales as the Republic of Ireland eased past Moldova 2-0. The Nottingham Forest striker marked his 30th senior cap with his second and third goals for his country on a ...and more »

The win was the only thing that mattered against Moldova, but Martin O'Neill now has some big decisions to make - SportsJOE.ie

SportsJOE.ieThe win was the only thing that mattered against Moldova, but Martin O'Neill now has some big decisions to makeSportsJOE.ieIt was only Moldova, but then, these days, Ireland are often only Ireland. After the results in September, the win in the Aviva was the only thing that mattered to Martin O'Neill's side, but the energy and drive of his team in the first half would have ...and more »

Ireland beat Moldova to set up Wales playoff decider - Eurosport.co.uk

Ireland beat Moldova to set up Wales playoff deciderEurosport.co.ukDUBLIN, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Ireland set up a must-win playoff decider against Wales with a 2-0 win over Moldova on Friday after a brace from striker Daryl Murphy kept them in contention for a place at next year's World Cup in Russia. Ireland, who led ...and more »

Republic of Ireland 2 Moldova 0: Murphy's double sets up Wales showdown in Cardiff - AOL UK

AOL UKRepublic of Ireland 2 Moldova 0: Murphy's double sets up Wales showdown in CardiffAOL UKDaryl Murphy scored twice as the Republic of Ireland kept alive their hopes of qualifying for next year's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over Moldova on Friday. Having scored just once in his previous 28 appearances, Murphy trebled his international ...and more »

World Cup qualifying round-up: Wins for Wales and Republic of Ireland - Sportinglife.com

Sportinglife.comWorld Cup qualifying round-up: Wins for Wales and Republic of IrelandSportinglife.comA round-up of the action in the World Cup qualifiers on Friday night as Wales and Republic of Ireland both won in Group D. World Cup qualification results. Georgia 0-1 Wales · Austria 3-2 Serbia · Croatia 1-1 Finland · Italy 1-1 Macedonia · Kosovo 0-2 ...and more »

FIFA 18 addict Meyler shows he's more than just an Xbox to box midfielder for Ireland - Goal India

Goal IndiaFIFA 18 addict Meyler shows he's more than just an Xbox to box midfielder for IrelandGoal IndiaHull City midfielder David Meyler is as well known for playing FIFA 18 as he is for playing for the Republic of Ireland, with over 38,000 subscribers to his Twitch video game streaming channel. When the 28-year-old was announced as Ireland's captain ...and more »

Social media full of people pleading for Wes Hoolahan to start in Wales showdown after Moldova win - Irish Mirror

Irish MirrorSocial media full of people pleading for Wes Hoolahan to start in Wales showdown after Moldova winIrish MirrorIreland ran out comfortable 2-0 winners over Moldova tonight to set up a crunch qualifier with Wales in Cardiff on Monday. Daryl Murphy grabbed two goals as the Boys in Green got off to the ideal start to the match, allowing them to coast somewhat in ...and more »

Republic of Ireland 2 Moldova 0: Daryl Murphy fires twice for the Irish to set up World Cup blockbuster clash with Wales - The Sun

The SunRepublic of Ireland 2 Moldova 0: Daryl Murphy fires twice for the Irish to set up World Cup blockbuster clash with WalesThe SunDARYL MURPHY fired a quickfire first-half double for Ireland to set up World Cup blockbuster clash with Wales. The Nottingham Forest striker gave Martin O'Neill's side a dream start as he lashed home after just two minutes at the Aviva Stadium. Daryl ...and more »

Result: Daryl Murphy brace keeps Republic of Ireland's World Cup hopes alive - Sports Mole

Sports MoleResult: Daryl Murphy brace keeps Republic of Ireland's World Cup hopes aliveSports MoleHaving failed to win in their last four qualifiers, the Republic required three points against Moldova in order to setup a decisive clash with Wales on Monday, and the Boys in Green duly obliged with a dominant performance in the capital. The hosts ...and more »

Ireland could be eliminated from World Cup 2018 qualifying even if they beat Wales - The Sun

The SunIreland could be eliminated from World Cup 2018 qualifying even if they beat WalesThe SunIRELAND head to Cardiff knowing they need a win to finish second in Group D. But even that may not be enough for Martin O'Neill's men to reach the World Cup qualifying play-off. Martin O'Neill knows his side may be eliminated regardless of their result ...and more »

Win or bust tonight for Ireland in World Cup qualifier against Moldova - Irish Post

Irish PostWin or bust tonight for Ireland in World Cup qualifier against MoldovaIrish PostIRELAND go into tonight's World Cup qualifying clash at home to Moldova knowing everything is on the line. A campaign that started so brightly with good results away to Serbia and Austria is threatening to unravel. And Ireland boss Martin O'Neill faces ...and more »

World Cup qualifier LIVE - Daryl Murphy's brace has Ireland in complete control - Independent.ie

Independent.ieWorld Cup qualifier LIVE - Daryl Murphy's brace has Ireland in complete controlIndependent.ieDaryl Murphy, right,of Republic of Ireland celebrates with team-mate Shane Duffy 4 Daryl Murphy, right,of Republic of Ireland celebrates with team-mate Shane Duffy after scoring his side's first goal during the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Group D match ...and more »

Republic of Ireland - Eurosport.co.uk

Eurosport.co.ukRepublic of IrelandEurosport.co.ukPlatic leathers a volley at goal, and Randolph is on hand to fly to his right and tip it away from goal. 26'. Ward tries to curl in a cross from the left, and it drifts out of play before it reaches the near post. 25'. Ireland are happy to keep the ...and more »

Republic of Ireland 2-0 Moldova, Spain 3-0 Albania: World Cup 2018 qualifiers – as they happened - The Guardian

The GuardianRepublic of Ireland 2-0 Moldova, Spain 3-0 Albania: World Cup 2018 qualifiers – as they happenedThe GuardianThanks for your emails and tweets and for generally sticking with me. I have to shoot off now. Do go and watch the new Blade Runner. It's brilliant. As is the first film. Watch that too. Bye. Facebook Twitter Google plus. Share. Share this post ...and more »