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Watch: Rovers' Dobbs on the double as Ireland U19s complete clean sweep in Spain

Sat, Feb 17 2018

Dobbs' brace earned Ireland a 2-1 win over Romania in Murcia.

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Former Ireland striker Kevin Doyle takes up role with Wexford GAA

Fri, Feb 16 2018

The 34-year-old hung up his boots late last year on medical advice after experiencing severe and persistent concussion symptoms and ...

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Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (February 13 2017)

Thu, Feb 15 2018

Cliftonville bounced back after defeat against Ballymena United on Saturday in the Bet Mclean League Cup semi-final with a win ...

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USA set for Dublin date with Martin O'Neill's men

Fri, Feb 09 2018

The Football Association of Ireland have announced that Martin O’Neill’s senior international side will face the USA in a Three ...

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Tom Mohan names U19 squad for friendlies against Romania

Fri, Feb 09 2018

Republic of Ireland Under-19 manager Tom Mohan has announced his squad for two upcoming friendlies against Romania in Spain next ...

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O'Neill signs contract extension with the North

Fri, Feb 09 2018

Current Northern Ireland senior men’s international manager Michael O’Neill has signed a contract extension which will see him continue in ...

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Republic of Ireland to host Northern Ireland in November friendly

Mon, Feb 05 2018

The meeting will see Michael O'Neill Nothern Ireland test themselves against Martin O'Neill's Boys in Green.

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Ireland international Cyrus Christie signs for Fulham on deadline day

Thu, Feb 01 2018

The right-back had only signed for Middlesbrough during the summer.

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Former Dundalk defender Andy Boyle gets loan move to Doncaster Rovers

Tue, Jan 30 2018

The Dubliner has made just five appearances for Preston this season.

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Goals galore as top two take three points - Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (January 27 2017)

Sun, Jan 28 2018

Another round of fixtures has passed in the Danske Bank Premiership with both teams in the title race winning meaning ...

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Daryl Murphy retires from international football

Sun, Jan 28 2018

After 33 caps and three goals for the Boys in Green, Daryl Murphy has announced his retirement from the international ...

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Gareth Southgate confirms Irish under-21 international Declan Rice is on England's radar

Fri, Jan 26 2018

The London-born defender has represented Ireland through the age grades.

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Kevin O'Connor joins Fleetwood Town on loan from Preston North End

Fri, Jan 26 2018

The former Cork City full-back has made 11 appearances so far for the Lilywhites.

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Russell and McFaul sign for Atlantic City

Wed, Jan 24 2018

Atlantic City FC have announced the signings of Irish midfield duo Sean Russell and Shane McFaul.

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Coleraine fight back as Crusaders maintain one-point lead - Danske Bank Premiership Round-up (January 20 2017)

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Five of the six Danske Bank Premiership games went ahead this weekend in spite of adverse weather conditions, with only ...

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Michael O'Neill turns down Scotland to continue as Northern Ireland manager

Mon, Jan 22 2018

The Portadown man narrowly missed out on World Cup qualification with Northern Ireland last year.

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17-year-old Irish striker Michael Obafemi hails 'dream come true' Premier League debut

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Obafemi was a late substitute for Southampton as they held Tottenham Hotspur to a 1-1 draw on Sunday.

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Match Report: Coleraine 3 - 3 Crusaders

Sun, Jan 21 2018

Two spectacular strikes from Jamie McGonigle and one from Darren McCauley saw Coleraine come back from the dead to earn ...

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'Bizarre news' as Eamon Zayed is released by Indy Eleven

Fri, Jan 19 2018

The striker is the club's all-time highest scorer after just two years.

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Bluebell United striker Dean Ebbe joins Welsh champions TNS

Fri, Jan 19 2018

Ebbe spent time with Inverness Caledonian Thistle last year.

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Martin O'Neill confirms contract agreed to stay on as Ireland manager

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The deal has been sent to O'Neill's lawyers for due diligence.

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Uefa Nations League Explained

Tue, Jan 16 2018

We have all your UEFA Nations League questions covered ahead of next week’s draw.

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Former Manchester City midfielder Jack Byrne joins Oldham Athletic

Tue, Jan 16 2018

The Ireland under-21 international spent the first half of the season on loan with Oldham.

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Ireland under-21 winger Harry Charsley joins Bolton Wanderers on loan from Everton

Sun, Jan 14 2018

The Everton winger made his bow for the senior team in last month's Europa League win over Apollon Nicosia at ...

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Ireland under-21 star Reece Grego-Cox joins Woking from Queens Park Rangers

Sun, Jan 14 2018

Grego-Cox made four appearances for Rangers in the Premier League.

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Had Boots Did Travel - FA Cup Third Round Special (January 9 2017)

Thu, Jan 11 2018

There were 49 Republic of Ireland-declared players in action in the third round of the FA Cup in England this ...

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Cork City's double-winning defender Ryan Delaney joins Rochdale

Tue, Jan 09 2018

21-year-old Delaney won a league and cup double with City last season, as well as being named in the PFAI ...

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Jim McGuinness steps down as Roger Schmidt's assistant in Beijing

Tue, Jan 09 2018

Beijing Sinobo Guoan are set to compete in the Atlantic Cup in Portugal at the end of this month.

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Six Maltese under-21 players banned for match-fixing offences

Tue, Jan 09 2018

Emmanuel Briffa and Kyle Cesare have been issued lifetime bans from all football-related activity for their part in match-fixing.

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Former Rangers and Glentoran striker Nacho Novo suffers suspected heart attack during game

Mon, Jan 08 2018

The 38-year-old – who retired after being released by the Glens at the end of the 2016-17 season – was ...

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Had Boots Did Travel - Midweek Fixtures (January 4 2018)

Fri, Jan 05 2018

There were two Irish players on the scoresheet for the first time in 11 months in the Premier League as ...

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Former Manchester United defender Dunne joins Accrington on loan from Burnley

Fri, Jan 05 2018

The youngster impressed during a loan spell with Barrow before Christmas.

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Michael O'Neill's assistant Jimmy Nicholl appointed Rangers number two

Thu, Jan 04 2018

Nicholl would combine his Northern Ireland role with the job assisting Graeme Murty.

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Sunderland and Ireland midfielder Darron Gibson suffers fresh injury woe

Thu, Jan 04 2018

The midfielder will miss at least two months with a groin injury and could require surgery.

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Ireland under-21 international Connor Ronan makes loan move to high-flying Portsmouth

Thu, Jan 04 2018

The Wolves teenager has opted to take a step down to continue his first-team development.

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Former Republic of Ireland striker Paddy Madden joins Fleetwood Town for 'six-figure sum'

Wed, Jan 03 2018

Madden scored 60 goals in 196 appearances for Scunthorpe.

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Jordan Forsythe scores a stunner for Crusaders

Tue, Jan 02 2018

Crusaders, who have garnered a reputation over the festive period with some quality strikes, have hit the headlines again with ...

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Carrick Rangers sign sought-after defender Damien McNulty from Finn Harps

Sat, Dec 30 2017

The Premiership strugglers have also signed the promising ex-Oldham Athletic striker Brendan Glackin.

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Barnet sign Irish midfielder Fuad Sule from Bohemians for an undisclosed fee

Sat, Dec 30 2017

The 20-year-old has signed a contract of unspecified length with the struggling Bees after finally making his dream of cross-channel ...

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Ireland under-21 Josh Barrett joins Coventry City on loan after signing new Reading deal

Wed, Dec 27 2017

Barrett made his league debut for the Royals back in 2016.

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Ireland and Celtic winger Jonny Hayes out for six months after surgery on broken leg

Wed, Dec 27 2017

The 30-year-old was injured in a tackle with Dundee's Josh Meekings on Tuesday.

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Peru captain Paolo Guerrero free to play at World Cup after 12-month ban reduced

Wed, Dec 27 2017

The Flamengo striker had been banned for a year after testing positive for a metabolist of cocaine.

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Turkish training camp and friendly set for Boys in Green

Thu, Dec 21 2017

The Republic of Ireland’s first fixture of 2018 will be a trip to Turkey for a friendly in March.

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Swedish stalwart Kim Kallstrom calls time on playing career

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The 35-year-old had played to play one more year with Djurgardens

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Linfield to kick off Irish Cup defence at home to amateur Glebe Rangers

Tue, Dec 12 2017

Cliftonvolle host Warrenpoint Town in one of two all-Premiership clashes.

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Champions Real Madrid draw PSG in pick of the Champions League last 16

Mon, Dec 11 2017

Other exciting clashes include Tottenham Hotspur facing last season’s finalists Juventus where Mauricio Pochettino’s men will look to get to ...

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Dutch league loses automatic Champions League group stage spot for the first time

Sat, Dec 09 2017

The Dutch champions will have to go through the qualifiers for the next two years.

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Peru captain Paolo Guerrero to miss World Cup after testing positive for cocaine

Fri, Dec 08 2017

The striker tested positive following a 0-0 draw with Argentina in qualifying in October.

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Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo wins record-equalling fifth Ballon d'Or

Thu, Dec 07 2017

The award takes the Portuguese star level with Barcelona's Lionel Messi.

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Ireland and Spain paired up in potential Euro 2020 draw as Brussels stripped of host status

Thu, Dec 07 2017

Dublin will host four games with Ireland guaranteed two games at the Aviva Stadium should they qualify

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