European & International

The latest European & International stories on Extratime

Irish international Cyrus Christie helps Fulham back to Premier League with play-off win over Brentford

Tue, Aug 04 2020

A goal in either half of extra time from left-back Joe Bryan sealed the Cottagers’ return to the top flight ...

Read More

Jack Byrne named SSE Airtricity League Player of the Year

Tue, Aug 04 2020

The Shamrock Rovers midfielder Jack Byrne has been announced as the SSE Airtricity League Player of the Year for 2019.

Read More

Former Hoop Gavin Bazunu called to Man City's Champions League squad

Tue, Aug 04 2020

Bazunu replaces Leroy Sane in the Manchester City squad, who has recently transferred to German side Bayern Munich.

Read More

Northern Irish international Bobby Burns joins Barrow

Tue, Aug 04 2020

Barrow won promotion to League Two from the National League on a points-per-game game basis but led the table by ...

Read More

Bournemouth part company with manager Eddie Howe 'by mutual consent'

Sat, Aug 01 2020

The 42-year-old departs having led the club from the basement of League Two to the top level of English football ...

Read More

Enda Stevens staying on the green list

Fri, Jul 31 2020

With the EURO 2020 playoff against Slovakia set for early October, Republic of Ireland defender Enda Stevens is hoping the ...

Read More

Ireland international Aiden O'Brien signs for Sunderland

Thu, Jul 30 2020

He joins the Black Cats after a nine year spell at Millwall.

Read More

Aaron Connolly signs four-year deal with Brighton

Thu, Jul 30 2020

Irish international Aaron Connolly has signed a new four year contract extension with Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion. ...

Read More

Greek international goalkeeper Vasilis Barkas joins Celtic on four year deal

Thu, Jul 30 2020

The deal between the Scottish champions and AEK Athens sees Barkas move to Glasgow on a four-year deal. AEK have ...

Read More

Irish international Louise Quinn signs one-year deal with Fiorentina

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Having spent the last three years at Arsenal winning the WSL and a Conti Cup, she has been a free ...

Read More

Wes Hoolahan continues football career by signing with Cambridge

Wed, Jul 29 2020

Cambridge United have signed Republic of Ireland international Wes Hoolahan ahead of the 2020/21 League 2 season.

Read More

Irish goalkeeper Danny Rogers joins Kilmarnock

Tue, Jul 28 2020

Goalkeeper Danny Rodgers has joined Kilmarnock on a one year deal after his departure from Aberdeen.

Read More

Teenager arrested after Dublin native Peter Kioso is racially abused amid Luton Town's great escape celebrations

Mon, Jul 27 2020

It comes in the same month that a 12-year-old was arrested for racially abusing Crystal Palace winger Wilfred Zaha online, ...

Read More

Former England international Leighton Baines retires from football after 13 year spell at Everton

Mon, Jul 27 2020

Everton full-back Leighton Baines has retired from professional football.

Read More

Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Federico Bernardeschi see Juventus to a ninth successive Scudetto

Sun, Jul 26 2020

Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Federico Bernardeschi saw the Old Lady to the title with two games to spare.

Read More

Conor Hourihane helps Aston Villa to Premier League survival as Watford and Bournemouth are relegated

Sun, Jul 26 2020

They held on for the point they needed to stay ahead of Bournemouth, who won 3-1 away to Everton, while ...

Read More

Top Dutch Eredivisie club eye up Bohemians and Ireland under-21 star Danny Mandroiu

Sat, Jul 25 2020

The Enschede-based club, who finished 14th in the 18-team league after it was curtailed due to the Coronavirus, have marked ...

Read More

Tom Flanagan signs new two year deal with Sunderland

Fri, Jul 24 2020

Northern Ireland international Tom Flanagan has put pen to paper on a new two year deal at Sunderland.

Read More

Three-time Europa League winner Unai Emery unveiled as Villarreal manager following Arsenal exit

Thu, Jul 23 2020

The Spanish manager will steer the Yellow Submarine for the next three years after agreeing terms with the side who ...

Read More

Matt Doherty makes donation to Cabra's FAI ETB Programme

Thu, Jul 23 2020

The donation will see Gestifute, the agency which represents Doherty, cover the cost of new IT and training equipment for ...

Read More

Joel Cooper agrees to join Oxford United from Linfield

Thu, Jul 23 2020

The winger, who helped Linfield to the 2019/2020 NIFL title by scoring 13 goals and assisting 17 times for Linfield ...

Read More

Dubliner Sean Roughan signs first professional contract with Lincoln City

Thu, Jul 23 2020

The former Phoenix FC schoolboy joined Lincoln City last year and has impressed suitably to earn himself a three-year deal ...

Read More

Glentoran youngster Jamie McDonnell joins Nottingham Forest on three-year deal

Thu, Jul 23 2020

McDonnell becomes the latest youngster to come through the ClubNI programme, which was set up to educate young, elite players ...

Read More

Northern Irish international Ciaron Brown joins Livingston on loan from Cardiff City

Thu, Jul 23 2020

Brown made his international debut in September's 1-0 over Luxembourg at Windsor Park as he was drafted in from the ...

Read More

Northern Ireland under-19 manager Stephen Frail leaves to take up Dundee United position

Wed, Jul 22 2020

Frail, who held both managerial posts, leaves to take up the role of assistant manager at Dundee United, who won ...

Read More

Ireland under-19 international Ryan Cassidy signs new two-year deal with Premier League Watford

Tue, Jul 21 2020

The 19-year-old Dubliner is a product of the St Kevin’s Boys schoolboy system and joined the Hornets in July 2017

Read More

Aiden O'Brien to leave Millwall at the end of the Championship season

Mon, Jul 20 2020

Ireland International Aiden O’Brien looks set to leave Millwall at the end of the 2019/2020 season after the ‘Tigers’ confirmed ...

Read More

2019/20 Leinster Senior Cup abandoned due to Covid-19

Sun, Jul 19 2020

All teams who have progressed through the preliminary and early rounds will be accommodated in the 2021/21 edition, the make-up ...

Read More

Ben Pierce signs new Ports deal

Sun, Jul 19 2020

Portadown goalkeeper Ben Pierce has signed a new contract to keep him at Shamrock Park for another season.

Read More

Watch: Ireland under-21 Conor Masterson scores his first senior goal in dramatic win for QPR

Sat, Jul 18 2020

Masterson’s close-range strike opened the scoring for QPR over Millwall – a game that QPR eventually won 4-3.

Read More

Former Leixlip United schoolboy Josh Giurgi pens new deal with Norwich City

Sat, Jul 18 2020

The Ireland under-18 international Josh Giurgi is one of a number of Norwich City Academy players to have signed professional ...

Read More

FAI call on Irish supporters to salute Jack Charlton next Tuesday

Fri, Jul 17 2020

The FAI are calling on Irish fans to give Jack Charlton a fitting send off next Tuesday by wearing green ...

Read More

Former World Cup winner with Germany Andre Schurrle retires from football aged 29

Fri, Jul 17 2020

The 29-year-old’s contract at Borussia Dortmund was cancelled earlier this week.

Read More

Republic of Ireland U21 international Danny McNamara signs on loan with St Johnstone

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Scottish side St Johnstone have announced the signing of Isaac Olaofe and Republic of Ireland U21 international Danny McNamara on ...

Read More

Kick off times for 2022 Qatar World Cup announced

Wed, Jul 15 2020

The Qatar World Cup may be still well over two years away, but today Fifa announced further details around the ...

Read More

Watch: Former Cabinteely schoolboy Jason Knight scores again as Derby suffer costly defeat

Wed, Jul 15 2020

However, Knight’s first-half strike was not enough to earn Derby a point against Cardiff City, with Phillip Cocu’s side falling ...

Read More

Five substitute option rule to continue until end of summer 2021

Wed, Jul 15 2020

Fifa have given permission for the continuation of the temporary five substitutes rule to continue for another 12 months.

Read More

Treaty City to the Terriers: Playing, Premier League and the return to the League of Ireland (Part Two)

Wed, Jul 15 2020

This second part takes a look at life in the Academy, the changes that occurred and how they all ended ...

Read More

Irish under-17 international Calum Kavanagh signs first pro deal with Middlesbrough

Tue, Jul 14 2020

The son of former Ireland international Graham Kavanagh was a regular feature in the club’s under-18 side last season

Read More

Stephen Ward signs short term extension with Stoke City until end of season

Tue, Jul 14 2020

Stoke City have announced that Stephen Ward has penned a new contract at the Bet 365 stadium until the end ...

Read More

Treaty City to the Terriers: One trip, multiple trophies and a talented trio! (Part One)

Mon, Jul 13 2020

Told in three parts, this is the story of how they signed for Huddersfield, the details of life as an ...

Read More

Goodbye to a Legend: Thanks for everything Jack

Sat, Jul 11 2020

Jack Charlton outlived his greatest achievement, but only just. For Irish football fans, Italia '90 was a moment in time ...

Read More

He enriched so many lives through football - Tributes pour in as Jack Charlton passes away

Sat, Jul 11 2020

Tributes are pouring in across the internet today to mark the death of former Ireland manager and English World Cup ...

Read More

Irish striker Eoin Doyle signs for Bolton Wanderers

Sat, Jul 11 2020

The Dubliner has become Bolton Wanderers’ Head Coach Ian Evatt’s first new signing after landing a three-year deal at the ...

Read More

Former Ireland manager Jack Charlton passes away aged 85

Sat, Jul 11 2020

Former Ireland manager Jack Charlton has passed away at the age of 85, his family have announced.

Read More

Northern Ireland international Tom Flanagan awarded PFA Community Champion Award

Fri, Jul 10 2020

The Sunderland defender has received the award for his ongoing support for the club’s official charity, the Foundation of Light.

Read More

Draw made for conclusion of European club competitions

Fri, Jul 10 2020

On Friday in Nyon, UEFA made the draw for both the Champions League and Europe League knock out stages from ...

Read More

Connor Smith: My time with Zola was probably one of the favourite periods of my career

Fri, Jul 10 2020

The journey through the professional ranks – which began at Watford – has seen the former Republic of Ireland underage ...

Read More

Roll out of VAR in Europa League Group stages to be delayed due to Covid-19 restraints

Thu, Jul 09 2020

Uefa have announced that VAR will not be used in the Europa League Group stages in 2020/2021 as had initially ...

Read More

Uefa confirm all Champions League and Europa League qualification games to take place behind closed doors

Thu, Jul 09 2020

Uefa have announced that all Uefa fixtures will be behind doors until further notice, in a move that will affect ...

Read More