Monday, 09 October 2017 23:33

Ireland Victory vs Wales Lifts a Nation

Scary stuff all night, but what a dummy by Arter!! Congratulations from the All Ireland Hall of Fame Team!
UPCOMING HISTORICAL CORK SOCCER PROJECT: Blackrock, Cork, has a huge soccer tradition dating back to the early 20th century when the Ford Motor Plant set up a huge car and tractor assembly manufacturing business on Cork's Centre Park Road, on the famed Marina, in Blackrock territory. Michael Casey, a well known Cork soccer stats man and Derry JF Doody, are currently working with a small team researching and producing an ONLINE documentary outlining the history of soccer in Blackrock and…
Ireland & ManU Soccer Captain & One Of Natures Greatest Gentlemen A Revealing Insight Story To Cork Soccer Giant, The Late Noel Cantwell Noel Cantwell, at the time of his transfer from West Ham United  to Manchester United for a record fee in 1960, said, “It was a good deal for West Ham, they got 30 grand and had John Lyall ready as my replacement. There were many reasons for wanting to sign for ManU but behind it was the question -…
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 20:39

Paul McGrath: Famous Dublin Soccer Star

Paul McGrath - London Born Irishman Became Superstar Soccer Icon London born Paul McGrath is probably one of Ireland's most popular players of all times and is a soccer icon whose reputation on the football had few equals. Troubled by severe knee ailments at an early stage in his career, he still managed to perform at the highest level in Premier League football. Irish soccer fans have numerous fond memories of the ‘Black Pearl’ of Irish soccer who was the backbone…
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 20:30

George Best: Famous Belfast Soccer Star

George Best - Belfast's Greatest Ever Soccer Icon In past or current history relevant to the Island of Ireland, only one famous Son of Ireland connected to all citizens (male and female) of the 32 counties in an identity which eluded all politicians and noble men from all walks of life. Soccer icon, George Best achieved unprecedented warmth and affection from all divides of Irish life and the ‘Belfast Boy’ was greatly welcomed in towns and villages all over Ireland…
Roy Keane - Irish International Soccer Star and Ireland Assisant Manager  Club Career Outline Rockmount & Cobh Ramblers, Cork Notts Forest *Manchester United Glasgow Celtic Sunderland Manager 2006/08 Ipswich Town Manager 2009   1971: Born to Maurice & Marie Keane in Cork city on 10 th August. 1976: Begins primary education at Mayfield National School,Cork. 1979: Enters into schoolboy football with Rockmount club, Cork.Takes up full time football on government training scheme. 1989: At the age of 18 Roy becomes a…
Martin O'Neill: Famous Irish Soccer Player/Manager PLAYING CAREER FACTFILE Clubs: DISTILLERY, NOTTS FOREST, NORWICH CITY, MANCHESTER CITY, NOTTS COUNTY.   1952:  Born March 1st at Kilrea, Co. Derry, N. Ireland. 1971:  N. Ireland international debut as substitute against Russia. Transfers from Distillery to Nottingham Forest in October. 1978: Wins English 1st Division and League Cup medals (Double) with Nottingham Forest. 1979:  Martin wins another League Cup medal with Forest. 1980:  Triumph in the European Cup Final with Forest as Martin plays…