Give It A Lash Ireland

…A temporary halt to the Brazil week (now fortnight) to bring you this one… The webstats are telling me that in the run up to last Saturday many people were looking for an appropriate song to get themselves in the mood before the 1st leg of the WC qualifier at Croke Park.   The most popular search was for a song originally released for Italia ’90 – Put Em Under Pressure (also The Memories – The Game).   But in the last few days the 2002 World Cup song Here Come The Good Times has leapt up the ranks. Ah…

Roy Keane You Magnificent Bastard

Never leave football again* Never. Selected quotes taken after the Coventry v Ipswich match – which ended in defeat for the Tractor Boys. : “I’ll be down tonight but the day my appetite isn’t affected by defeat I’ll be out of the game. I am trying to learn from my experiences at Sunderland and not get too downhearted but I will not get home, put my feet up and have a whistle. “But I’ve been like that since I was eight or nine years old. the beauty of it is that we have a game on Tuesday night so that…