# permutations - Today’s News
At the halfway point the Boys in Green find themselves joint-top of Group D.
# permutations - Saturday 7 January, 2017
We broke out the calculators and a crystal ball to clarify what you should be rooting for over the next fortnight.
# permutations - Friday 25 November, 2016
A second place finish in Group D of the Europa League is still possible, but they need a big favour from Zenit in Holland.
# permutations - Saturday 12 November, 2016
Gareth Bale’s powerful strike from the edge of the area was not enough to earn his side a victory.
# permutations - Thursday 3 November, 2016
The Lilywhites’ superior head-to-head record means they currently sit second.
# permutations - Saturday 17 September, 2016
The Wallabies led 21-6 at half-time in Perth and Will Genia ran in two tries.
# permutations - Monday 15 August, 2016
The Dubliner could also claim at least a bronze by finishing in the top five on Tuesday.
# permutations - Monday 1 August, 2016
Their recent run means the League of Ireland side are guaranteed at least €1 million.
# permutations - Wednesday 22 June, 2016
The Boys in Green will need to worry about the difficult task of beating Italy first.
# permutations - Tuesday 21 June, 2016
A much clearer picture is emerging as the group stage begins to wrap up.
# permutations - Sunday 19 June, 2016
Roy Hodgson’s men could potentially do the Boys in Green a favour.
# permutations - Thursday 28 April, 2016
We dusted off the abacus and wrote off Italians at will to see who’s likely to finish the Pro12 campaign in the best position.
# permutations - Wednesday 20 April, 2016
Barcelona and Atletico Madrid are level on points while Real are right on their shoulder as all three take the last lap.
# permutations - Monday 18 April, 2016
We look at all the possible permutations as the title race approaches its climax.
# permutations - Saturday 23 January, 2016
The northern province are happy they’ve done all they can.
# permutations - Sunday 11 October, 2015
Hard as it is to fathom, should Germany lose to Georgia, it changes things significantly.
# permutations - Friday 9 October, 2015
The Boys in Green are set for a crunch encounter in Poland on Sunday.
# permutations - Thursday 8 October, 2015
We look at the possible permutations as the Euro 2016 qualifiers approach their climax.
# permutations - Tuesday 6 October, 2015
# permutations - Wednesday 9 September, 2015
Northern Ireland and Wales are on the brink of qualification, while Netherlands are struggling.
# permutations - Tuesday 8 September, 2015
The Boys in Green’s chances improved following a crucial win against Georgia last night.
# permutations - Saturday 5 September, 2015
# permutations - Sunday 14 June, 2015
The Boys in Green face an uphill task after yesterday’s underwhelming display against Scotland.
# permutations - Friday 15 May, 2015
There’s a whole lot riding on the last round of the Pro12 for three Irish provinces.
# permutations - Saturday 25 April, 2015
There’s still plenty of time for twists and turns yet.
# permutations - Saturday 11 April, 2015
Pat Lam’s men have a tough fight for that all-important sixth position.
# permutations - Monday 30 March, 2015
France 2016 seems a long way off but the Boys in Green are just about still in the hunt.
# permutations - Saturday 28 March, 2015
Seventh place Scarlets hosted eight place Edinburgh this afternoon.
# permutations - Friday 20 March, 2015
It’s tight at the top.
# permutations - Tuesday 3 March, 2015
And what in the world is net run-rate and why is it important?
# permutations - Saturday 24 January, 2015
Sunday lunchtime should never be this stressful.
# permutations - Sunday 7 December, 2014
Leicester gave a blueprint for how to beat the champions.
# permutations - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
The highest ranked Pro12 team not qualified will need to beat an English and a French team to get in.
# permutations - Thursday 28 August, 2014
We look at the possible fates awaiting Arsenal, City, Liverpool and Chelsea.
# permutations - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
Leinster, Munster and Ulster are set to learn the identity of their opponents in today’s draw.
# permutations - Friday 4 April, 2014
Or, if you’re a pessimist, how they can avoid qualifying for Europe’s second-tier competition.
# permutations - Thursday 13 March, 2014
The Ireland captain has never won in Paris. He’s hoping ending that run will result in a medal this weekend.
# permutations - Sunday 23 February, 2014
All eyes will be on Nice on this morning as the Boys in Green discover their opponents for the upcoming qualifying campaign.
# permutations - Saturday 18 January, 2014
Toulouse’s minor slip-up in Italy means Rob Penney’s men can still claim a home quarter-final.
# permutations - Monday 13 January, 2014
Ulster and Munster are looking for April ties at home while Leinster and Connacht are just hoping.