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IRFU confirm they have 'no interest' in buying the FAI's Aviva Stadium shares

Thu, Dec 19 2019

There have been calls in recent weeks for the football association to sell its interest in the historic stadium in ...

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Robert Prosinecki fired as Bosnia and Herzegovina manager ahead of Northern Ireland play-off

Wed, Nov 27 2019

A poor performance in their Euro 2020 qualifying group saw Bosnia finish fourth behind Italy, Finland and Greece, losing five ...

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McCarthy rues lack of a clinical edge as the Boys in Green go down fighting against Denmark

Tue, Nov 19 2019

The result sees McCarthy’s side needing a playoff to progress to the European Championship’s – despite enjoying much of the ...

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All I am asking is for a little respect when you get home - respectful view from the Danish camp

Sun, Nov 17 2019

While the Republic of Ireland need a victory, the Danes just need to avoid defeat to make it through to ...

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Eriksen praises Parrott ahead of Aviva showdown

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The Boys in Green know all about the threat of Christian Eriksen.

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EURO 2020 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Denmark

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The Boys in Green eased past New Zealand on Thursday evening, but they will be acutely aware that the threat ...

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Time for heroes as Danish showdown awaits

Sun, Nov 17 2019

However, if you were to offer a one game showdown to Mick McCarthy at the start of the year to ...

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Whelan cherishing his second chance

Sun, Nov 17 2019

It is a second chance that Glenn Whelan thought he would never get.

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Shane Duffy to captain the Boys in Green

Sun, Nov 17 2019

Mick McCarthy keeps his team selection close to his chest but on Sunday he announced that Shane Duffy will play ...

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Ronald Koeman: 'It would be fantastic for a team like Northern Ireland to qualify'

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The draw meant that Northern Ireland’s already slim chances of qualifying automatically were dashed as they needed to beat both ...

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McCarthy looking to get job done against Denmark on Monday

Sun, Nov 17 2019

If Ireland are to qualify automatically for EURO2020 then we need a happy ending to this particular Danish fairy tale.

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Lee O'Connor keeps interesting company - five players to make their senior international debut before their club bow

Sun, Nov 17 2019

The sight of not one but two teenage debutants lining up for the Republic of Ireland in Thursday’s friendly against ...

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Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Croatia book spots at Euro 2020

Sat, Nov 16 2019

Germany and the Netherlands will duke it out for top spot in Group C after the Dutch played out a ...

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EURO 2020 Qualifier Report: Northern Ireland 0 - 0 Netherlands

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The first half began with some controlled Dutch possession football. However, after only four minutes Jasper Cillessen took too much ...

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EURO 2020 Qualifier Preview: Northern Ireland -v- Netherlands

Sat, Nov 16 2019

The Michael O’Neill managerial era with Northern Ireland is coming to an end but he will continue to double job ...

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Aaron Connolly ruled out of New Zealand and Denmark games with injury

Mon, Nov 11 2019

The Brighton and Hove Albion youngster was officially withdrawn from Mick McCarthy’s squad on Monday evening after picking up a ...

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Injury concern for Aaron Connolly ahead of Ireland games

Sun, Nov 10 2019

Aaron Connolly has emerged as an injury doubt for the Republic of Ireland ahead of next Thursday's friendly against New ...

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Denmark coach Age Hareide names full strength squad for crucial November qualifiers

Mon, Nov 04 2019

The away section at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium is completely sold out for the November 18th encounter with Mick McCarthy’s men, ...

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Ryan Manning and Caoimhin Kelleher called up to 39-man provisional squad for November internationals

Tue, Oct 29 2019

The Boys in Green face New Zealand in a friendly on November 14th, before facing Denmark in a crunch Group ...

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EURO 2020 Qualifier Preview: Switzerland -v- Republic of Ireland

Mon, Oct 14 2019

Switzerland fell to defeat last time out against Denmark in Copenhagen despite dominating much of the game in Scandinavia

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Duffy to join up with McCarthy's squad ahead of Saturday's crucial qualifier away to Georgia

Wed, Oct 09 2019

Duffy was omitted from McCarthy’s initial squad, but he has since declared himself fit for Saturday afternoon’s showdown

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Aaron Connolly and Derrick Williams both called up to Irish senior squad ahead of crunch Euro qualifiers

Sat, Oct 05 2019

Curtis, the former Derry City star has been ruled out injured with a hamstring injury picked up before Portsmouth’s win ...

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Jack Byrne included once more in Ireland squad for crucial Georgia and Switzerland clashes

Thu, Oct 03 2019

The Shamrock Rovers playmaker will have the opportunity to push for a competitive debut after a star turn from the ...

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Republic of Ireland defender Richard Keogh out for the season with serious knee injury

Thu, Sep 26 2019

The 33 year old was injured after an alcohol related incident on Tuesday evening, where emergency services were on hand ...

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International Friendly Report: Republic of Ireland 3 - 1 Bulgaria

Tue, Sep 10 2019

The Rep. of Ireland have defeated Bulgaria 3-1 in an international friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

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O'Neill rues wasted opportunity against Germany

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Northern Ireland have left themselves with a tough task if they are to qualify for EURO 2020.

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Low points to progress after Windsor Park win

Tue, Sep 10 2019

It was a case of a job done for Germany on Monday as they got back to winning ways with ...

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Euro 2020 Qualifier Report: Northern Ireland 0 - 2 Germany

Mon, Sep 09 2019

RB Leipzig’s right-back Lukas Klostermann got the opener early in the second half with Serge Gnabry grabbing a second deep ...

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EURO 2020 Qualifier: Northern Ireland -v- Germany

Sun, Sep 08 2019

Michael O'Neill's men have done everything asked of them so far in this campaign - winning all four of their ...

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Enda Stevens: "We're always confident going into games"

Fri, Sep 06 2019

David McGoldrick’s priceless 85th minute equaliser was enough to seal a point for Mick McCarthy’s side – after the Swiss ...

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Mick McCarthy: "I've always trusted David McGoldrick, he's such a good player"

Fri, Sep 06 2019

It was a game that felt very familiar. 1-0 down, and a spirited comeback against a superior side, and McCarthy ...

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Conor Hourihane: 'People might start respecting us that little bit more now'

Fri, Sep 06 2019

The Aston Villa midfielder spoke after the game on Thursday evening

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EURO 2020 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Switzerland

Wed, Sep 04 2019

Mick McCarthy’s side head into the Thursday evening showdown having picked up an encouraging ten points out of a possible ...

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O'Neill updates his squad ahead of Germany qualifier

Tue, Sep 03 2019

Michael O’Neill has made a couple of changes on Tuesday to his squad for the upcoming Northern Ireland fixtures

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Sean Maguire, Matt Doherty and Keiren Westwood all ruled out of crunch qualifier against Switzerland

Sun, Sep 01 2019

Maguire misses out via a freak eye injury that will see him out of action for the next two weeks

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Mick McCarthy: "We'll be as positive and aggressive as we can be against a very good side"

Sun, Sep 01 2019

The Boys in Green head into Thursday evening’s showdown against the Swiss with a point to prove following a laboured ...

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Boost for Ireland as Shaqiri pulls out of Switzerland squad to 'concentrate fully on Liverpool'

Fri, Aug 30 2019

The 82-times-capped playmaker has been a peripheral figure for the Champions League winners this season, with his only appearance coming ...

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Shamrock Rovers' Jack Byrne called up to finalised Ireland squad for September internationals

Thu, Aug 29 2019

Bournemouth shot-stopper Mark Travers has seen his recent form for the Cherries rewarded with a call-up, with midfielders Robbie Brady ...

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Parrott, Sadlier and Collins receive first senior call-ups to squad to face Switzerland and Bulgaria

Fri, Aug 16 2019

Tottenham Hotspur’s 17-year-old striker Troy Parrott has been rewarded for his fine form in pre-season, which saw him line out ...

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Eir Sport and Virgin Media strike deal to make channels available to each other's customers at no cost

Thu, Aug 15 2019

Virgin TV customers will now have access to League of Ireland games broadcast by Eir Sport.

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Glenn Whelan makes move to Hearts following release from Premier League Aston Villa

Wed, Aug 14 2019

Whelan, a mainstay in the Villa side that gained promotion to the Premier League last term, joins the Edinburgh side ...

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Irish international Harry Arter joins Fulham on loan from Premier League Bournemouth

Wed, Aug 07 2019

The acquisition of Arter on loan could be made permanent next summer should the loan-to-buy clause be exercised

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Luis Enrique steps down as Spain manager due to 'family reasons'

Wed, Jun 19 2019

The 49-year-old will be replaced for the remainder of the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign by his assistant Robert Moreno.

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Robbie Keane named assistant to Jonathan Woodgate at Middlesbrough

Fri, Jun 14 2019

The former Leeds United and Tottenham Hotspur teammates will link up once more in the Smoggies dugout following the departure ...

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Northern Ireland International Aaron Hughes confirms retirement from football

Thu, Jun 13 2019

The 39-year-old defender retires from football with 112 international appearances to his name – a British record

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 2 - 0 Gibraltar

Mon, Jun 10 2019

The Republic of Ireland claimed all three points against Gibraltar in Group D thanks to an own goal from Joseph ...

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Montenegro sack manager after he boycotts Kosovo game

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Two of Montenegro’s Serbian-born players, Filip Stojkovic and Mirko Ivanic had also pulled out of the Euro 2020 match in ...

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All about a win in Aviva for Mick McCarthy

Mon, Jun 10 2019

Last time out in the Aviva Stadium, the Republic of Ireland put in a decent performance against Georgia.

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Gibraltar

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Ireland face off against Gibraltar on Monday night at the Aviva Stadium (kick-off 7.45pm) as they hope to make it ...

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Captain Coleman feels the country is behind the Boys in Green

Sun, Jun 09 2019

Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman was at the Donegal and Tyrone Ulster GAA Championship game on Saturday and he ...

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