ARMINEN PLAYERS ABOUND IN AUSTRIA’S RUN TO GOLD

Eight SV Arminen players helped Austria to EuroHockey Championship II gold as they won gold in Gniezno, Poland via a shoot-out against Scotland. Dominic Uher, Daniel Fröhlich, Lorenz Klimon, Alex Bele, Robert Bele, Mateusz Szymczyk, Michael Minar and Fulop Losonci were all part of the side that took glory. The tournament started badly for the […]

Scotland Win Silver and Secure World Cup Qualifier Spot

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Scotland win silver at men’s EuroHockey Championship II Scotland 1 (S. Walker) Austria 1 (D. Uher) Austria win the shootout 7-6 Scotland took the silver medal at Men’s EuroHockey Championship II after Austria won a dramatic shootout 7-6 following 1-1 draw. Struan Walker scored for Scotland during the match, but it was a great penalty […]

6 goals in 2 games for Forsyth sends Scotland to Euro Final

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Forsyth hat-trick sees Scotland into the men’s EuroHockey Championship II final Ireland 2 (K. O’Dea; B. Walker) Scotland 3 (A. Forsyth x3) Alan Forsyth scored a hat-trick as Scotland came from two goals down to beat Ireland 3-2, and bag a place in the Men’s EuroHockey Championship II final. Ireland got off to a good […]

Ireland succumb to big Scottish comeback

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Men’s EuroHockey Championship II, semi-final  Ireland 2 (K O’Dea, B Walker) Scotland 3 (A Forsyth 3)  Ireland succumbed to a big Scottish fightback as Alan Forsyth’s hat trick transformed a 2-0 lead into a 3-2 defeat, leaving Ireland to play for third place on Saturday on the final day of the EuroHockey Championship II in […]

Ireland secure all-important place in World Cup qualifiers

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Men’s EuroHockey Championship II  Ireland 6 (J McKee 2, S O’Donoghue 2, S Murray, J Duncan) Croatia 0  Ireland eased into the semi-finals of the men’s EuroHockey Championship II in Gniezno and a World Cup qualifier spot into the bargain after they saw off Croatia with plenty to spare.  Needing a draw to advance, Sean […]

Scotland hit Switzerland for 6 to reach semi-finals

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Sensational Scotland beat Switzerland 6-0 in men’s EuroHockey Championship II Switzerland 0 Scotland 6 (R. Field; A. Forsyth x3; R. Shepherdson; S. Walker) A sensational performance by Scotland saw them beat Switzerland 6-0 at Men’s EuroHockey Championship II in Gniezno. Scotland dominated the ball from the first whistle and Rob Field put Scotland 1-0 ahead […]

Ireland’s men held to 1-1 draw by combative Italians

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Men’s EuroHockey Championships II  Ireland 1 (S O’Donoghue) Italy 1 (F Sior)  Ireland were held at bay to a 1-1 draw by a well-organised Italy, leaving the Green Machine on four points from six after day two of the EuroHockey Championships II in Gniezno, Poland.  Shane O’Donoghue’s 112th international goal had Ireland buzzing in the […]

Scotland fall to Austria at the EuroHockey

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Scotland beaten by Austria in men’s EuroHockey Championship II Scotland 1 (S. Walker) Austria 2 (D. Uher; B. Kolbl) Scotland fell short in their second match of men’s EuroHockey Championship II in Gniezno, losing 2-1 to Austria. Despite a bright start by Scotland, it was Austria who took the lead through a well-executed penalty corner […]

Ireland’s McKee strikes late to defeat Poland

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Men’s EuroHockey Championship II  Poland 1 (K Sudol) Ireland 2 (B Walker, J McKee)  Johnny McKee scrambled in a dramatic winner late on Sunday night to earn Ireland a huge win over EuroHockey Championship II hosts Poland in Gniezno, touching in Shane O’Donoghue’s cross with just 18 seconds to go.  It crowned a dramatic week […]

Ireland announce squad for Euros

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SIX DEBUTANTS IN IRISH MEN’S TEAM FOR EUROS IN POLAND A new era for the Irish men’s team formally gets underway in two weeks as Mark Tumilty’s side take on the EuroHockey Championship II in Gniezno, Poland from August 15 to 21. The eight-team competition will be their first capped matches since they missed out […]