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Irish under-21 Dara O'Shea pens new long-term deal with West Brom

Sat, Jan 25 2020

Albion boss Slaven Bili? showed his delight with the deal. "I rate him highly,” he explained

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Former FAI executive vice-president John Delaney resigns from UEFA Executive Committee

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The disgraced former FAI CEO’s term was due to end in 2021, at which point he would be ineligible to ...

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Former FAI executive vice-president John Delaney resigns from UEFA Executive Committee

Mon, Jan 20 2020

The disgraced former FAI CEO’s term was due to end in 2021, at which point he would be ineligible to ...

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Shane Long ends nine-month goal drought but Southampton blow two-goal lead at home to Wolves

Sat, Jan 18 2020

Manager Ralph Hassenhutl has heaped praise on the resurgent Long in recent weeks, lauding his relentless workrate in spite of ...

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West Brom manager Slaven Bilic confirms 'present and future of the club' Dara O'Shea has been offered a new contract

Tue, Jan 14 2020

The former St Kevin’s Boys schoolboy has had a breakthrough season at the Hawthorns after impressing on loan with Hereford ...

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Ireland under-21 Josh Barrett joins Bristol Rovers from Reading

Tue, Jan 07 2020

Barrett, who made his first-team debut in 2016, only made seven appearances for Reading this season

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Glenn Whelan ends Hearts spell after four months by mutual agreement

Tue, Jan 07 2020

The statement read: “Glenn Whelan has today left Heart of Midlothian Football Club by mutual agreement. The Republic of Ireland ...

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Ireland under-21 defender Dara O'Shea eyeing FA Cup run with West Brom

Fri, Jan 03 2020

O’Shea earned his international under-21 stripes under Stephen Kenny last year – while he also made his West Brom senior ...

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PFA confirm they will 'stand alongside' James McClean following 'vile' sectarian abuse

Thu, Jan 02 2020

The Stoke City winger complained of abuse directed at him by fans of the Terriers just past the hour mark ...

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Norwich City manager Daniel Farke hints at further gametime for Adam Idah following Premier League bow

Thu, Jan 02 2020

The Corkman became the third teenage Irish striker to debut in the Premier League this season after Brighton’s Aaron Connolly ...

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Huddersfield Town investigate alleged racist and sectarian abuse towards Stoke City's James McClean

Wed, Jan 01 2020

Derryman McClean has been subjected to abuse throughout his nine-year career in England following his decision not to wear a ...

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Young Irish Canaries Primed for Flight

Sat, Dec 28 2019

If things go to plan, Steve Weaver and Stuart Webber could be the men responsible for backboning the success of ...

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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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Ireland's Troy Parrott makes Tottenham Hotspur league debut in Burnley rout

Sat, Dec 07 2019

The Buckingham Street youngster was a second-half replacement for England striker Delli Alli.

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Republic of Ireland under-19s and 17s learn qualifier fate

Wed, Dec 04 2019

The draw, hosted in Nyon, was also made for the 2021 UEFA Under-17 Qualifying Round with Ireland to host Slovakia, ...

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Republic of Ireland under-19 international Andrew Omobamidele signs first pro deal with Norwich

Mon, Dec 02 2019

Dubliner Omobamidele made the move across to Carrow Road in 2018 – after impressing with Leixlip United

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Troy Parrott on target once more as he moves top in UEFA Youth goalscoring

Tue, Nov 26 2019

Parrott returned to the Spurs underage side having missed last month’s 2-0 defeat away to Crvena Zvezda due to his ...

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UEFA European U21 Championships Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 4 - 1 Sweden

Tue, Nov 19 2019

It was an even start between the sides early on with Ireland shading it slightly in terms of possession and ...

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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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Age Hareide: 'If Ireland play like that they will probably come through their playoff'

Tue, Nov 19 2019

Hareide also praised the Republic of Ireland during his post-match press conference

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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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Refwatch - Felix Brych to officiate crucial clash in Aviva

Sun, Nov 17 2019

UEFA have assigned experienced referee Felix Brych to lead the match officials in Dublin for Monday's crucial EURO 2020 qualifier ...

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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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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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McCarthy remains grounded despite impressive friendly win

Fri, Nov 15 2019

McCarthy’s side will now head into Monday’s showdown against Denmark in a more positive mindset, but the former Ipswich Town ...

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Troy Parrott: 'I'm just going to keep doing what I'm doing - hopefully I can go far in the game'

Fri, Nov 15 2019

Parrott was withdrawn just after the hour mark in place of Callum Robinson, with many lauding his confident display on ...

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International Friendly Report: Republic of Ireland 3 - 1 New Zealand

Thu, Nov 14 2019

Sean Maguire and sub Callum Robinson then scored twice in the second period to earn the win for the Boys ...

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Senior debut for Lee O'Connor with Jack Byrne in line to make first start in New Zealand friendly

Wed, Nov 13 2019

The former Ipswich Town boss has awarded debuts to Lee O’Connor and Troy Parrott, after the duo impressed in recent ...

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International Friendly Preview: Republic of Ireland -v-New Zealand

Wed, Nov 13 2019

The Boys in Green were victorious in their previous friendly encounter at home to Bulgaria, with a comfortable 3-1 win

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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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Gilmartin appointed Republic of Ireland under-21 goalkeeping coach

Thu, Nov 07 2019

The 32-year-old is currently the third choice keeper at Ashton Gate as well as having some coaching responsibilities with the ...

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Four Saints called up to Colin O'Brien's Irish under-17 squad ahead of next week's trio of qualifiers

Thu, Nov 07 2019

O’Brien has named 14 players from League of Ireland clubs in his squad with a first time call up for ...

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Former Saints striker Aidan Keena among three new faces in Ireland under-21 squad for Armenia trip

Wed, Nov 06 2019

Tottenham Hotspur striker Troy Parrott and Aaron Connolly of Brighton & Hove Albion are also unavailable as they will link ...

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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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Bohemians Danny Grant and Aaron Drinan both called up to Stephen Kenny's under-21 squad

Sun, Oct 13 2019

Bohs winger Grant comes into the squad following the Gypsies 2-1 win over Dundalk on Friday evening

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UEFA European U21 Championships Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 0 - 0 Italy

Thu, Oct 10 2019

Both sides playted the final half-hour with ten men as Everton striker Moise Kean was shown a straight red card, ...

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Euro 2021 European Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland U21 -v- Italy U21

Thu, Oct 10 2019

Ireland are currently enjoying top spot in the group taking maximum points in their first three games with Iceland on ...

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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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EURO 2021 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Ukraine

Mon, Oct 07 2019

The Republic of Ireland have never met the Ukraine before in a competitive outing

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McCarthy hopeful of having Duffy and McGoldrick for crunch Euro Qualifiers

Mon, Oct 07 2019

Both Duffy and McGoldrick have not been included in McCarthy’s current squad – but the former Ipswich Town boss is ...

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Former UCD winger Simon Power called up to under-21 squad after Connolly receives first senior call up

Mon, Oct 07 2019

Power, the former UCD winger and Greystones native joined up with the under-21s yesterday evening having earned a late inclusion ...

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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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Showgrounds to host two under-19 friendlies against Denmark later this month

Sat, Oct 05 2019

Tom Mohan’s under-19s, who qualified for the European Championships earlier this year – will play Denmark twice as they continue ...

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