# brazil-2014 - Friday 6 December, 2013
There’s only 188 days to go, folks.
*According to science/the FIFA rankings.
Ireland will not be in Brazil next summer but the show must go on.
The lavish resort features swan boats, turtles, horseback rides, and white sand beaches.
Get ready to discover some mind-blowing facts.
# brazil-2014 - Thursday 5 December, 2013
It’s basically harder than time travel.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 3 December, 2013
Sepp Blatter was in Brazil today to unveil the format for Friday’s draw.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
You can’t question their commitment.
# brazil-2014 - Wednesday 13 November, 2013
The South Americans defeated Jordan 5-0 in their play-off first leg in Amman.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
It was a big night of football action in Europe. Join us to see how it all unfolded.
# brazil-2014 - Thursday 3 October, 2013
The Atletico Madrid star intends to play for La Roja but won’t be available for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers due to paperwork.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 10 September, 2013
The two become the first European sides to qualify for Brazil.
We went minute-by-minute as Trap’s Ireland laid their cards on the table in Vienna.
# brazil-2014 - Friday 6 September, 2013
The experienced pair also refused to be drawn on the subject of Trapattoni’s future as Ireland manager.
# brazil-2014 - Monday 12 August, 2013
The experienced defender maintains that Ireland must take at least four points from their next two World Cup qualifiers if they are to have any hope of making the finals in Brazil.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 6 August, 2013
The Sunderland goalkeeper will start against Wales next week with his rival almost certainly ruled out for the next month.
# brazil-2014 - Friday 12 July, 2013
The legendary stadium, which will host next year’s World Cup final, has brought in strict new rules.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Alex Ferguson’s old pal didn’t learn this at Old Trafford. Right?
# brazil-2014 - Monday 17 June, 2013
Bernard Parker scored at both ends in last night’s qualifier in Addis Ababa.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 4 June, 2013
Keisuke Honda scored from the spot in injury-time to earn a 1-1 draw with Australia in Saitama.
# brazil-2014 - Monday 13 May, 2013
Ireland play four matches in the coming weeks and will be without the likes of Kevin Doyle, Richard Dunne and Ciaran Clark.
# brazil-2014 - Sunday 28 April, 2013
The 36-year-old former great scored a cracker in the exhibition match to mark the reopening Rio’s Maracana Stadium.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 2 April, 2013
The German system will operate at both the Confederations Cup and World Cup.
# brazil-2014 - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
One Austrian newspaper described how the Irish were ‘up to their necks in water’ late in the second-half.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 19 February, 2013
Football’s governing body confirmed the news about next year’s World Cup this afternoon.
# brazil-2014 - Monday 11 February, 2013
The defender’s current contract expires in June.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 29 January, 2013
Ireland head to Sweden before welcoming Austria to Dublin next month.
# brazil-2014 - Thursday 17 January, 2013
Is that not the best news you’ve heard all day?
# brazil-2014 - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
The Association as Prostitution says it’s as important for prostitutes to learn English as taxi drivers.
# brazil-2014 - Wednesday 19 December, 2012
The South American country is aiming to curb trafficking along its borders before next summer’s Confederations Cup.
# brazil-2014 - Thursday 13 December, 2012
This isn’t what FIFA wants to see ahead of the 2014 World cup in Brazil in two years’ time.
# brazil-2014 - Friday 30 November, 2012
During his first reign in charge of his country, Scolari led Brazil to the 2002 World Cup title, beating Germany 3-0 in the final.
# brazil-2014 - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Maybe wait ’til we qualify to book the plane tickets.
# brazil-2014 - Monday 26 November, 2012
He’s an armadillo, apparently.
# brazil-2014 - Wednesday 14 November, 2012
Please leave all your ‘group of debt’ jokes at the door.
The first choice goalkeeper misses out with a groin injury and has been replaced by his No.2 for tonight’s match with Greece.
# brazil-2014 - Sunday 11 November, 2012
The Wigan midfielder missed out on Euro 2012 due to his father’s illness.
# brazil-2014 - Tuesday 6 November, 2012
The West Brom striker was initially left out of the provisional squad for the Aviva Stadium friendly.
# brazil-2014 - Thursday 1 November, 2012
The Ireland defender is facing up to three months on the sidelines. A little less if the Stoke boss gets his way.
Oh dear. That’s our record goalscorer, America.
# brazil-2014 - Monday 22 October, 2012
The former Ireland goalkeeper thinks the Ireland boss deserves a chance to turn things around.