Latest News for: ian baraclough


Kofi Balmer aiming to soar with Eagles and play a part in Northern Ireland's Euro 2024 qualifying campaign

Belfast Telegraph 20 Jan 2023
“This was the first time I had ever been across to London ...Obviously Michael O’Neill came back and that is great news for everyone, but at the same time it was sad to see Ian Baraclough go because for me personally he brought me into the senior squad and gave me an opportunity to be involved,” said the former Ballymena United player ... Related topics.

Alfie McCalmont wants loan spell with Carlisle United to be the springboard for a return to the Northern Ireland squad

Belfast Telegraph 13 Jan 2023
O’Neill handed McCalmont his international debut in a 1-0 win over Luxembourg in 2019 and he went on to win another three caps under Ian Baraclough, but has not played for his country since September 2021. The 22-year-old said. “My dad is from Carrickfergus and my mum’s mum is from Belfast, so they were really proud when I got called up ... Most Read ... .

Returning to Irish League and joining Glentoran the perfect end to Niall McGinn’s journey, says David Jeffrey

Belfast Telegraph 12 Jan 2023
Ballymena United manager David Jeffrey says Niall McGinn’s return to the Irish League in the autumn of his career is a fairytale story ... McGinn’s team-mate Conor McMenamin impressed when he was asked to deliver on the senior international stage by Ian Baraclough and the former Celtic man feels he still has plenty to offer ... Related topics ... Graham Luney.

The day the great, late Gianluca Vialli kept his word to the grief-stricken people of Omagh

Belfast Telegraph 08 Jan 2023
Gianluca Vialli kept his promise to the heartbroken people of Omagh in 1999 when he was manager of Chelsea ... Typical of the men, they were true to their word ... When the final whistle blew Vialli showed his class by speaking to the then Northern Ireland boss Ian Baraclough and praising Northern Ireland’s resilient display. Baraclough said ... Most Read ... .

The Man United prospect hoping to follow Garnacho into Ten Hag's plans, an Arsenal winger ...

The Daily Mail 06 Jan 2023
The FA Cup third round weekend is traditionally one of the highlights of the English football calendar ... The FA Cup third round takes place this weekend as the Premier League clubs get involved ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... Share ... Ian Baraclough first called him up back in May and Charles won his first cap against Greece in the UEFA Nations League.

The Belfast Telegraph’s top ten most read sports stories of 2022: Michael Conlan, Kyle Lafferty and the County Down schoolgirl who became the World’s Fittest Teen

Belfast Telegraph 30 Dec 2022
Association chiefs remained silent while then-manager Ian Baraclough was put in unenviable position of trying to defend his player and the Association. Two months later – following a disappointing Nations League campaign - Baraclough was sacked by the Irish FA ... Ian Paisley ... Ian Paisley.

It would be a crying shame if Northern Ireland’s fantastic ambassador Steven Davis wasn’t allowed to leave the footballing stage on his terms

Belfast Telegraph 25 Dec 2022
No-one has given better service to the Northern Ireland football team than Steven Davis, both as a player and role model ... The Irish FA didn’t like questions being asked about Kyle Lafferty’s sectarian slur but sitting beside Ian Baraclough at the press conference was a man who has represented his country with honour and humility throughout his life.

A glorious year for Northern Irish sport: Steven Beacom’s 15 sensational local success stories from 2022

Belfast Telegraph 23 Dec 2022
Swimmer Bethany Firth; Martin McHugh, Ian McClure, ... The Northern Ireland football team had a difficult 2022 in the Nations League, leading to Ian Baraclough’s sacking, but hope is on the horizon with the reappointment of Michael O’Neill as manager in the final month of the year.

Ballymena United’s Davy McDaid calls on Michael O’Neill to give Irish League players a chance in the Northern Ireland set-up

Belfast Telegraph 18 Dec 2022
Ballymena United striker Davy McDaid has spoken about his complex international career at youth level and urged new Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill to give opportunities to Irish League players as predecessor Ian Baraclough did with Glentoran’s Conor McMenamin.

Michael O’Neill has convinced Watford defender Craig Cathcart to return to the Northern Ireland fold

Belfast Telegraph 18 Dec 2022
But with O’Neill replacing Ian Baraclough as boss, Cathcart is excited to work under a manager who previously guided Cathcart and his team-mates to the ...

Michael O’Neill can make Northern Ireland’s dreams come true once again: Craig Cathcart

Belfast Telegraph 18 Dec 2022
Ambling along the corridors of Vicarage Road, the message is silvery and gleaming ... Craig Cathcart has absorbed it countless times ... At least, that’s what the experienced defender reckons, where Northern Ireland desperately require extra organisation, zest and a winning mentality, which largely elapsed under Ian Baraclough ... “I’m delighted ... Most Read ... .

Northern Ireland Under-19 captain Michael Forbes is determined to seize every opportunity he gets at West Ham

Belfast Telegraph 15 Dec 2022
Northern Ireland Under-19 captain and West Ham youngster Michael Forbes feels he’s knocking on the door of the Premier League ... He was part of Ian Baraclough’s senior training camp at St George’s Park and will lead the Under-19 side into their Euro 2023 elite qualifying round tests against France, Romania and Norway ... “Everyone knew who I was! ... Latest. .

It’s my job to help Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill be a major success, says Irish FA’s new technical director Aaron Hughes

Belfast Telegraph 13 Dec 2022
Aaron Hughes didn’t let Northern Ireland down as a footballer, winning 112 caps ... Following the sacking of Ian Baraclough as Northern Ireland boss in October, Hughes was asked by IFA chiefs for his opinion about a possible O’Neill return and was “very positive about it” ... Northern Ireland Football Team Ian Baraclough National Stadium at Windsor Park ... .

exclusive Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis: I’m not ready to quit the international scene with Michael O’Neill back as manager

Belfast Telegraph 12 Dec 2022
The decision from 37-year-old Rangers hero Davis, who had been considering his international future, is another massive boost to Northern Ireland supporters, overjoyed to see O’Neill return as manager last week following Ian Baraclough’s sacking in October ... Also in the group are Denmark, Slovenia and Kazakhstan ... Enter email address ... “I was delighted ... .

Michael O’Neill: Along with the Northern Ireland fans and the Irish FA, I want to create the right environment to stop players switching allegiance

Belfast Telegraph 11 Dec 2022
Returning to the fold with Northern Ireland, the issue has cropped up again with O’Neill commenting ... O’Neill will hold talks with players ahead of next year’s opening Euro 2024 qualifier in San Marino in March, including Hearts duo Liam Boyce and Michael Smith, who made themselves unavailable when Ian Baraclough was in charge ... O’Neill said ... Most Read.

Most Viewed

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken meets with Iraqi Foreign Minister Dr. Fuad Hussein, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C. on July 23, 2021
US DoS / Freddie Everett
People protesting to keep the danish holiday “Store Bededag”; rapper Tessa can be seen performing at the protest
Creative Commons / Kauey
File - Japan's Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, left, rides on a Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF) Type 10 tank during a review at the JGSDF Camp Asaka in Tokyo, Japan, Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021. Kishida’s Cabinet approved record 5.4 trillion yen ($47 billion) budget Friday, Dec. 24, for fiscal 2022 that includes researches and development into future fighter jets and other “game-changer” arsenals as Japan bolsters its arms capability amid China's rise and its tension with Taiwan.
AP / Kiyoshi Ota/Pool Photo via AP, File
Didube Metro Station, Tbilisi
Creative Commons / mibuchat
Kinga Gal at the European People's Party Political Assembly in Brussels in December 2015
Creative Commons / European People's Party
Joe Biden, joined by Yoon Suk Yeol and Gen. Paul J LaCamera delivers remarks on the Combat Operations floor at Osan Air Base
White House / Adam Schultz
Street in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Creative Commons / Beheme