Australia has never been in the finals.
Which Ireland are you talking about, Republic of Ireland or Northern Ireland?
world cup finals 3 times 1974, 2006, 2010
The player to reach the most finals is the Brazilian Cafu 4 times.
Australia have been thrice to the world cup.
Los Angeles Lakers played 29 times in the NBA Finals while 20 times for the Boston Celtics.
Soccer is played 100 times more!
They have played each other 34 times and it is called football not 'soccer' thank you.
They have played each other about 50-60 times :) :) :)
The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Boston Celtics in the NBA finals 8 times.
England reached the finals twice, but never won the World Cup. Though the most times winner and runner is Australia. They reached the finals seven times and won four.
Real Madrid C.F have played 13 champions league/european cup finals. They have won the premier tounament 10 times and lost it 3 times.
As of the end of the 2009-10 season, the Los Angeles Lakers lead the league in amount of NBA finals played with 31.
World Cup 2010 was the first time they have progressed passed the quarter finals, and it was the first time they played in the finals.
Australia have never won the FIFA World Cup.
all six times
As of 2017, eleven
Japan has never played a world cup final