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Buckley’s Back

  The Irish Minifootball Association is delighted to today announce that Conor Buckley is the skipper of the squad for the forthcoming European 6 a side Championships. It is the second time that Conor has captained his country – having performed the duty with huge distinction in 2013, during in Ireland’s first foray into European […] Friday 21 August 2015 16:34

Trials Day Was A Huge Success!

Squad to be selected from players that played yesterday The Irish Minifootball Association was delighted at the response to the training day, held at The Watershed in Kilkenny  yesterday, which will see the squad selected for miniEURO2015. Around 30 players attended, including some of the players that brought home the country’s first point at European […] Tuesday 04 August 2015 14:20
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Lee Kill Leaves Ireland Post

The Irish Minifootball Association can today announce that Lee Kill has left the post of manager of the Irish National Team by mutual consent. The move comes ahead of the trials in Killkenny on Monday, at which the squad for the 2015 miniEURO will be chosen. Kill led the team with great passion during the […] Saturday 01 August 2015 09:21

Irish Trials Date Announced

Local soccer players will be given the chance to pull on the green of Ireland thanks to a unique event which takes place early next month. The Watershed in Kilkenny will play host to the Ireland National team trials, which could see local players that impress jetting off to Croatia to represent their country at […] Friday 17 July 2015 14:12
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Captain Admits To Pride Ahead Of MiniEURO2014 Chance

James Kelly admits he will be a very proud man when he leads his country out for the first time. Kilkenny man James was named as the skipper of his country recently, and will skipper his country for the first time when the Ireland team play the dangerous and tough Kazakhstan outfit at 8am on […] Monday 24 November 2014 14:53

Ireland Boss Excited-lee Looks Forward To MiniEURO

Ireland boss Lee Kill can barely hide his excitement with miniEURO2014 less than three weeks away. The championships kicks off in just under four weeks’ time and sees the boys in green take on Italy, Kazakhstan and last year’s beaten finalists, Croatia. The draw was tough, but Ireland manager Lee Kill admitted he couldn’t wait […] Wednesday 12 November 2014 15:29
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Kilkenny: The Kings Of Irish Minifootball

A 6 a side soccer team from Kilkenny was left celebrating at the weekend as they beat teams from all over Ireland to be crowned as National Champions. The side – who were proudly representing their town – defeated Limerick in the final, a victory that was made all the sweeter given that runners up […] Monday 14 July 2014 16:45

“We Are Going There To Win” – Captain Conor Speaks

Ireland Minifootball skipper Conor Buckley says that the team are heading to miniEURO2014 with one aim in mind: To win the competition. Speaking exclusively to the Irish Minifootball Association Conor, who led his country in the 2013 event, said: “Our aim is simple, we want to win the tournament. We don’t want to just make […] Wednesday 21 May 2014 09:30

Irish National Team Makes Three Key Appointments

The Irish National team is delighted to announce that they have made three key appointments to the backroom staff as they look to continue building towards miniEURO this autumn. This week they have announced that Donnie Fox will be taking the role of team physio, Mark O’Connell will become Strength and Conditioning Coach and Chris […] Friday 04 April 2014 15:30
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Ireland Training Games Are A Huge Success

The Ireland minifootball training squad played 2 friendlies on Friday March 14th in Dublin Indoor Football Centre in Santry. With four remaining players from the MiniEURO Championships squad to add to the 12 new training squad members, players arrived eager to impress. First game kicked off at 8.30 with south Dublin side MMP providing the […] Monday 24 March 2014 17:09