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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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Ireland set for first-ever sell-out game as Vera Pauw reign begins against Ukraine

Sat, Oct 05 2019

The Girls in Green take on Ukraine on Tuesday evening having kicked off their Euro 2021 campaign with a 2-0 ...

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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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Ronan and Obafemi return as Stephen Kenny selects squad to face Italy and Iceland

Thu, Oct 03 2019

Bohemians full-back Darragh Leahy, who has started all three games to date, misses out with an ankle injury picked up ...

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FAI board confirm resignation of former CEO John Delaney

Sat, Sep 28 2019

The FAI have confirmed his resignation following talks between both parties which will come into immediate effect

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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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Troy Parrott makes senior debut, Nathan Collins sees red and Michael Obafemi stars in Carabao Cup

Tue, Sep 24 2019

17-year-old Parrott led the line with Harry Kane rested for the weekend and performed well but couldn’t find the target ...

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Troy Parrott set to make senior bow after being named in Tottenham Hotspur side to face Colchester United

Tue, Sep 24 2019

The 17-year-old was heavily involved in the club’s pre-season calendar but had yet to be called up to the senior ...

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Mick McCarthy sees Kieran Sadlier score as he narrows down squad for crunch Euro 2020 qualifiers

Sun, Sep 22 2019

The former Cork City and Sligo Rovers playmaker was named in the extended squad for last month’s games with the ...

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John Egan: "I'm a proud Irishman - I know it's a friendly, but no one can ever take that away from me"

Wed, Sep 11 2019

Egan’s responses to journalists after the game last night were a strong indicator as to why he was awarded the ...

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Mick McCarthy: "On a night where we haven't been clinical, we've still scored three goals"

Wed, Sep 11 2019

The Boys in Green struggled in the opening period but soon found a second wind in the closing stages of ...

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Watch: Troy Parrott scores two crackers as Ireland under-21s come from behind to win in Sweden

Tue, Sep 10 2019

The Tottenham Hotspur built on his goalscoring debut against Armenia on Friday night with two spectacular finishes as Stephen Kenny’s ...

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Sheffield United defender John Egan to captain Ireland against Bulgaria

Tue, Sep 10 2019

The 26-year-old will make just his fourth appearance for his country, having debuted in the 1-0 friendly defeat to Iceland ...

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UEFA European U21 Championships Qualifier Preview: Sweden -v- Republic of Ireland

Tue, Sep 10 2019

Sweden kick off their Euro 2021 qualifying campaign at home to the Republic of Ireland as the race to Hungary ...

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