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Seamus Coleman 'looking forward to' challenge of returning to fitness

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The Ireland captain broke his leg during last month's World Cup qualifying draw with Wales.

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Neil Taylor free to face Ireland after two-match ban for Coleman horror tackle

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The Aston Villa defender has been banned for one additional game for 'excessive or brute force'.

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Had Boots Did Travel - Irish Abroad (April 24 2017)

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Just 13 Irish players started at the top two levels in England.

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Cork City's Europa League conquerors Genk bow out in the quarter-finals

Fri, Apr 21 2017

The Belgian cup winners were beaten 4-3 on aggregate by La Liga side Celta Vigo.

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Eight home-based players named in under-18 squad for Slovakia Cup

Thu, Apr 20 2017

St Patrick's Athletic striker Aidan Keena and Shamrock Rovers' Dean Dillon already have first-team experience this season.

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Ex-Cork City star Roy O'Donovan joins Newcastle Jets

Wed, Apr 19 2017

O'Donovan has spent the past two seasons with local rivals Central Coast Mariners.

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Former under-21 international Owen Garvan leaves Colchester United

Wed, Apr 12 2017

The midfielder leaves the League Two side by mutual consent 'for personal reasons.'

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Katie McCabe: 'It's always a privilege to win player of the match, especially in Tallaght'

Tue, Apr 11 2017

The Arsenal winger was the outstanding player in Tallaght.

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Enda Stevens named in EFL Team of the Season

Mon, Apr 10 2017

The former Shamrock Rovers full-back has starred for promotion-chasing Portsmouth.

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Martin O'Neill's Ireland drop two places in FIFA World Rankings

Thu, Apr 06 2017

Ireland's women climbed two places to 32nd as a result of their fourth-placed finish at the Cyprus Cup, as they ...

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Martin O'Neill responds to Koeman's criticism over McCarthy handling

Sun, Apr 02 2017

The Ireland boss suggested Koeman take in some quiet introspection.

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It was more Vanilla Ice than the Wolfe Tones at the Aviva on Tuesday night

Thu, Mar 30 2017

And it was settled by a one-hit wonder from blonde-haired, blue-eyed Hordur Magnusson.

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Ireland's Alan Judge signs new two-year deal at Brentford

Thu, Mar 30 2017

The midfielder's existing deal had been due to expire in June, with Newcastle United interested observers.

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Ireland beat hosts Belgium but miss out on under-19 European Championships berth

Wed, Mar 29 2017

Sweden's 1-0 win over Italy means they top the group after beating Ireland in round two.

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Republic of Ireland player ratings -v- Iceland (March 28 2017)

Wed, Mar 29 2017

On a night where not a lot of football was played by either side, and the ball spent longer in ...

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O'Neill takes positives from Iceland defeat as debutants impress

Tue, Mar 28 2017

The Irish boss saw the upside despite the disappointment of defeat.

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Dave Donnelly: Ultimately, it wasn't even one for the purists to enjoy.

Tue, Mar 28 2017

In one moment, Bale exemplified why O'Neill had adopted such a passive and aesthetically unpleasing approach.

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International Friendly Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Iceland

Tue, Mar 28 2017

Robbie Brady will captain Ireland on Tuesday night at the Aviva Stadium, when Iceland come to Dublin for this friendly ...

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Ireland U19s face qualifier showdown with hosts Belgium

Mon, Mar 27 2017

The Republic of Ireland Under 19s meet mini-tournament hosts Belgium in Freethiel, Beveren, on Tuesday night looking to seal their ...

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Michael O'Neill: 'Once you get to ten points you start to look at the fixtures that are ahead'

Mon, Mar 27 2017

The former Shamrock Rovers boss was delighted with Northern Ireland's 2-0 win over Norway.

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World Cup 2018 Qualifier Preview: Northern Ireland -v- Norway

Sun, Mar 26 2017

A win for the home side will go a long way to keep Michael O’Neill’s men in the hunt for ...

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2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Round Up (March 24 2017)

Sat, Mar 25 2017

Serbia took full advantage of Ireland’s failure to win against Wales with a comprehensive 3-1 away win against Georgia in ...

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Republic of Ireland player ratings -v- Wales (March 24 2017)

Sat, Mar 25 2017

The standout performances were defensive for Ireland as Ireland battled the threat of Gareth Bale from the midfield and flanks.

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Ashley Williams: If we play our best game then we can get a result

Thu, Mar 23 2017

Wales captain Ashley Williams cut a relaxed and unfazed character on the eve of his side’s crucial Group D clash ...

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Confident Coleman clear Wales are more than just Bale

Thu, Mar 23 2017

With Wales coming into Friday’s game four points behind the Republic of Ireland, there has been much discussion as to ...

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O'Neill calls on Euros spirit for Aviva Stadium showdown

Thu, Mar 23 2017

The Republic of Ireland trained at the FAI NTC at Abbotstown this morning ahead of tomorrow night’s sold out World ...

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Sean Dillon: 'Everybody that signed was told, this is a shop window to go on to bigger and better things'

Wed, Mar 22 2017

The former Longford Town and Shelbourne defender reflects on ten years in Scotland.

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Ireland v Wales: Ireland's second-oldest fixture

Tue, Mar 21 2017

On February 25th, 1882, seven days after being thumped 13-0 by England in our earliest soccer international, Ireland faced the ...

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Daryl Murphy ruled out as James McCarthy likely to miss Wales clash

Tue, Mar 21 2017

Newcastle United striker Daryl Murphy has become the latest player to withdraw from the Republic of Ireland squad ahead of ...

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Conor Kane, Michael O'Connor, Trevor Clarke all named in Irish U19 squad for Euro Qualifiers

Tue, Mar 21 2017

Republic of Ireland Under 19s Head Coach Tom Mohan has named an 18-man squad for the forthcoming matches in Belgium.

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Wes Hoolahan one of seven withdrawals from Ireland squad

Mon, Mar 20 2017

O'Neill has 26 players available for Friday's game.

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Brady scoops trio of prizes at FAI International Awards

Mon, Mar 20 2017

Robbie Brady was the star attraction at the 2016 Three FAI International Football Awards picking up a triple of prizes.

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WIN: Premium Level tickets to Ireland -v- Wales & Ireland -v- Iceland (Competition ends Tuesday 1pm)

Mon, Mar 20 2017

The EA SPORTS FIFA Ultimate Team St Patrick’s Day ‘Green Team’ is now live and to celebrate we’re giving you ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Waterford FC

Thu, Mar 16 2017

Shelbourne will be hoping to pick up their first league win of the 2017 campaign as they welcome Waterford to ...

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Coleman names Welsh squad for crucial World Cup Qualifier with Ireland

Thu, Mar 16 2017

Wales manager Chris Coleman has named his 23-man squad for next week’s crunch World Cup qualifier with Ireland.

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Boyle and Curtis named in under-21 squad for Kosovo qualifier

Wed, Mar 15 2017

The pair are the only two called up to last month's home-based squad to keep their places.

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McEvoy scores as in opening win over Serbia

Mon, Mar 13 2017

Republic of Ireland Women's Under 17s move top of Group 4

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O'Neill names 39 man provisional squad

Mon, Mar 13 2017

Martin O'Neill has unveiled his Republic of Ireland 39 man provisional squad to take on Wales and Iceland at the ...

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O'Neill names North squad for Norway game

Sun, Mar 12 2017

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill named his squad last Friday for their upcoming game against Norway in Windsor Park on ...

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Ireland under-21 cap Declan Rice signs long-term deal at West Ham

Wed, Mar 08 2017

The London-born defender made his under-21 debut as a 17-year-old last year.

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O'Brien names Ireland U17 squad for UEFA Elite Phase

Tue, Mar 07 2017

Republic of Ireland Under 17 Head Coach Colin O'Brien has named his squad for next week's UEFA U17 Championships Elite ...

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Paudie O'Connor leaves Limerick for Leeds United

Mon, Mar 06 2017

The 19-year-old centre-half has signed a two-and-a-half year deal at Elland Road.

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Foot injury rules Shane Duffy out of Ireland's crucial World Cup qualifier

Mon, Mar 06 2017

The defender broke his fifth metatarsal playing for Brighton & Hove Albion over the weekend.

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Ireland drawn in tough group for Regions' Cup defence

Fri, Mar 03 2017

Ireland's Eastern Region won the

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Republic of Ireland to face Mexico in New Jersey in June

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Subject to any future executive orders.

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Ireland international Cillian Sheridan joins Polish high-flyers Jagiellonia Bialystok

Tue, Feb 28 2017

The well-travelled Sheridan has spent the past four years in Cyprus having joined APOEL Nicosia in 2013 before joining crosstown ...

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Cork's conquerors Genk progress to Europa League last 16

Thu, Feb 23 2017

Dundalk's group stage opponents Zenit and AZ both crash out.

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Osam names Ireland U16 squad for Hungary friendlies

Fri, Feb 17 2017

THE Republic of Ireland U16 Head Coach Paul Osam has named his squad for two friendly internationals against Hungary in ...

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Former Shamrock Rovers defender Max Blanchard joins and leaves Newport County

Fri, Feb 17 2017

The 30-year-old Frenchman had been a free agent since cancelling his contract with the Hoops in July of 2016, after ...

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Nottingham Forest goalkeeper Stephen Henderson to miss several months after rupturing achilles

Wed, Feb 15 2017

Henderson suffered the injury during Forest's 5-1 defeat at the hands of Norwich City on Saturday and was stretchered off ...

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