Ireland is without a win in their last four competitive matches.
Wales coach Ryan Giggs expects Gareth Bale to miss the team's Nations League clash against Ireland because of a groin injury.
Ministers say the bill, the first in Ireland to address alcohol as a public health issue, will help save lives.
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the Commission also looked at preparations among the 27 states for a no-deal scenario on Wednesday, discussing multiple disruptions that would ensue, including customs checks and duties kicking in immediately on all imports and exports.
The future customs border is the key point of contention as the sides differ over how to avoid installing border checks between Ireland and Britain's province of Northern Ireland, fearing an upset to the island's Good Friday peace agreement.
At a summit in Austria on Thursday, EU leaders rejected May's "Chequers" plan, saying she needed to give ground on trade and customs arrangements for the UK border with Ireland.
Despite the controversy surrounding Ireland assistant coach Roy Keane's actions towards Jonathan Walters and Harry Arter, Ireland were able to shrug it off and draw 1-1 against Poland.
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Gareth Bale will continue to be the star of Ryan Giggs's Wales team, which is due to play matches against Ireland and Denmark.
Francis said he would "not say one word" on the 11-page document, in which a former Vatican official says Francis should resign.
Years of sexual abuse scandals have shattered the credibility of the Church which four decades ago dominated Irish society.
Francis says he will seek a greater commitment to eliminating this 'scourge'.
The pope later held an hour and a half meeting with victims of abuse at the hands of clergy or in Church-run institutions.
Francis asked that Ireland would not forget "the powerful strains of the Christian message" that have sustained it in the past, and can continue to do so in the future.
As Pope Francis prepares to meet some victims during a visit to Ireland this weekend, his first as pontiff, here are the most prominent abuse cases to come to light.
Ireland faltered with the bat as they were bowled out for just 79 in response to Afghanistan's 160 for eight.
The trip would remain focused on the family but that the pope would have many opportunities to talk about sexual abuse while in Ireland.
The airline said on Wednesday it will cut its Irish fleet by a fifth to 24 aircraft, blaming pilot walkouts for hurting bookings, air fares and consumer confidence in Irish flight schedules.
Ireland is a key EU player in the Brexit talks as the border between it and Northern Ireland will be Britain's only land frontier with the EU and its status is proving a thorny issue.
Article 41.2 of Ireland's constitution appears to dissuade Irish women from full-time employment.
It was the joint second highest winning margin in a Twenty 20 international and set India up nicely for tougher games against England.
India completed the formality of a 2-0 win in Ireland on Friday with their biggest ever T20 victory, by 143 runs.
Speaking privately, one senior European official suggested the Irish should take a more measured approach or risk embarrassment if talks collapsed.