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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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Friendly Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Bulgaria

Mon, Sep 09 2019

Ireland are unbeaten in their previous six games, but they have not scored over 2.5 goals in the last ten ...

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UEFA European U21 Championships Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 1 - 0 Armenia

Fri, Sep 06 2019

A first-half Troy Parrott goal was enough to see Ireland record a narrow but convincing 1-0 victory against Armenia at ...

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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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Vera Pauw appointed Republic of Ireland senior manager

Wed, Sep 04 2019

The Dutch native takes over from Colin Bell, who resigned in July to take up a coaching role with Huddersfield ...

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FAI to name Colin Bell's successor as Ireland manager on Wednesday

Wed, Sep 04 2019

The new Ireland manager will be named at 3.30pm on Wednesday afternoon.

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Republic of Ireland v Montenegro - where can I watch it and what do I need to know?

Tue, Sep 03 2019

All you need to know ahead of tonight's Euro 2021 qualifier.

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Ireland under-21 star Lee O'Connor makes deadline day move to Celtic from Manchester United

Tue, Sep 03 2019

The 19-year-old defender has been on the books with the Red Devils for three years since signing from schoolboy club ...

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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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Southampton's Seamas Keogh called up to Ireland under-18 squad for friendly tournament

Sun, Sep 01 2019

Keogh captained Colin Bell’s under-17 side in the European Championships that took place in Ireland this year

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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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Bohemians' Danny Mandroiu and Darragh Leahy named in Ireland under-21 squad for Armenia and Sweden tests

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Tottenham Hotspur striker Troy Parrott and Michael Obafemi of Southampton have also been named in an attack-minded 22-man squad.

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Celtic confirm signing of Ireland under-19 star Jonathan Afolabi on a three-year deal

Wed, Aug 21 2019

The Tallaght native has been without a club since leaving Southampton in May before starring for Tom Mohan’s side at ...

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Watch: Jack Byrne underlines international credentials with two spectacular goals in Waterford

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Jack Byrne continues to press his case for a permanent place in the Republic of Ireland squad with a pair ...

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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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David Forde announces retirement from football

Wed, Aug 07 2019

Forde, once of Galway United and Derry City, made 24 appearances for the Boys in Green, with his debut coming ...

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Ireland striker Jonathan Afolabi named in UEFA European Under-19 Championships team of the tournament

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The former Southampton forward, who is currently without a club after leaving the Saints at the end of last season, ...

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UEFA U19 European Championships Report: Portugal 4 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Wed, Jul 24 2019

The final scoreline made cruel reading for Tom Mohan’s side, who had two excellent chances to equalise late in the ...

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Ireland bow out in the semi-finals of under-19 Euros following defeat to Portugal

Wed, Jul 24 2019

Benfica striker Goncalo Ramos scored a hat-trick, after captain Vitor Ferreira had given the holders the lead from the penalty ...

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