Cristiano Ronaldo becomes top international scorer as Portugal win, France held in World Cup qualifiers | Football News

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes top international scorer as Portugal win, France held in World Cup qualifiers | Football News

PARIS: Cristiano Ronaldo became the all-time top scorer in men’s international football with two late goals as Portugal beat the Republic of Ireland 2-1, while holders France drew 1-1 with Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2022 World Cup qualifying on Wednesday. A day after completing his return to Manchester United, Ronaldo had an early penalty saved … Read more

Ireland to drop almost all Covid-19 restrictions in October

Ireland, which had one of Europe’s longest Covid-19 lockdowns, will drop almost all pandemic restrictions in October after one of the continent’s most successful vaccine rollouts, Prime Minister Micheal Martin said on Tuesday. From Oct. 22, the requirement for vaccine certificates in bars and restaurants will be dropped, as will all restrictions on the numbers … Read more

Stuart Barnes to step down as Ireland’s assistant coach, Ryan Eagleson to assume interim duties- The New Indian Express

Stuart Barnes to step down as Ireland's assistant coach, Ryan Eagleson to assume interim duties- The New Indian Express

By ANI DUBLIN: Cricket Ireland has confirmed that assistant coach and national bowling lead Stuart Barnes will step down from his role after the upcoming Zimbabwe series for personal reasons. Former Irish international Ryan Eagleson will be appointed to the interim national bowling coach position for the upcoming T20 World Cup in October. Barnes was … Read more