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Matt Doherty ruled out of Northern Ireland and Denmark games with facial injury

Wed, Nov 14 2018

The right-back was the only member of the squad not to appear for training in Dublin on Monday after sustaining ...

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Michael Obafemi in line to make his senior Ireland debut as squad cut for Northern Ireland and Denmark games

Tue, Nov 13 2018

The Southampton striker has recently broken into the Saints’ matchday squad, with two appearances off the bench in the last ...

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Ankle surgery looks likely to rule Shane Long out of Ireland double-header

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The Tipperary man was omitted from the Southampton squad that drew 1-1 with Watford on Saturday and manager confirmed he ...

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Irish Premiership Round-Up: Glenavon go top as Linfield beaten at Coleraine

Sat, Nov 10 2018

Glenavon moved above Linfield to the top of the Danske Bank Premiership despite being held to a draw at home ...

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Dubliner Ayman Ben Mohamed wins African Champions League as ES Tunis stun Al Ahly

Fri, Nov 09 2018

Former Bohemians, UCD and Longford Town winger Ayman Ben Mohamed played 90 minutes as Espérance Tunis hauled back a two-goal ...

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Dublin's Niall McCabe helps Louisville City to back-to-back USL titles with win over Didier Drogba's Phoenix Rising

Fri, Nov 09 2018

Luke Spencer’s strike just past the hour was enough for Louisville to take successive USL crowns against a Phoenix side ...

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Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill names his squad for testing game in Dublin

Thu, Nov 08 2018

Ahead of the upcoming games in Dublin and Belfast, Michael O’Neill has named his Northern Ireland squad.

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Pat Fenlon named general manager of 'club with huge potential' Linfield

Tue, Nov 06 2018

The 49-year-old spent two years with the Belfast club during a decorated playing career and takes up the role of ...

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Cian Mortimer: Britain's sporting authorities have turned a blind eye to anti-Irish discrimination - what will they do to stop it?

Mon, Nov 05 2018

The past few weeks have seen an issue that has been prevalent in British sport for decades – the abuse ...

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Dave Donnelly: James McClean's poppy stance shows a personal bravery rarely seen among modern footballers

Wed, Oct 31 2018

The international break will come as welcome relief for Ireland winger James McClean who has once again become embroiled in ...

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Niall McCabe bags an assist as Lousville City see off James Chambers' Bethlehem Steel in USL play-offs

Sun, Oct 28 2018

Louisville will face New York Red Bulls II in the final in a replay of last season's conference decder after ...

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Heartbreak for Paddy Barrett and Richie Ryan as Cincinnati bow out of USL play-offs

Sun, Oct 28 2018

Cincinnati topped the Eastern Conference by 11 points during the regular season but came unstuck against fifth-ranked New York Red ...

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James McCarthy makes return from injury as Everton under-23s edge out Manchester City

Sat, Oct 27 2018

The Republic of Ireland international played 90 minutes as the Toffees beat Manchester City 1-0 – his first appearance since ...

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Watch: Frankfurt's Emily Kraft scored four as Ireland begin U17s Euro campaign with 14-0 destruction of Albania

Mon, Oct 22 2018

Shelbourne striker Emily Whelan, who made her debut for the senior international team in the recent friendly defeat to Poland, ...

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Paddy Barrett and Richie Ryan help FC Cincinnati to a first-ever USL semi-final

Sun, Oct 21 2018

Waterford native Barrett captained the home side while Kilkenny's Ryan was introduced in the tenth minute of extra time as ...

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Richard Keogh: 'The manager is trying to rebuild the squad and I think the future is bright for us'

Wed, Oct 17 2018

While the mood around the Aviva Stadium was of major disappointment following the Republic of Ireland’s UEFA Nations League defeat ...

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Ryan Giggs: 'I'm most proud they got the clean sheet after putting their bodies on the line for 90 minutes'

Wed, Oct 17 2018

Three points and from a hard-fought Nations League away victory ensure that Wales end the international break sitting pretty at ...

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Shane Duffy: 'It's down to us and we need to improve'

Wed, Oct 17 2018

Following the Republic of Ireland’s disappointing home defeat to a Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey-less Wales, Shane Duffy cut a ...

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Republic of Ireland player ratings v Wales (October 16 2018)

Tue, Oct 16 2018

On a chilly night in Dublin, it was a much-improved performance from Ireland that will go some way towards mollifying ...

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UEFA Nations League Opposition Watch - Wales

Tue, Oct 16 2018

It has been a mixed bag for Ryan Giggs and his new squad in this newly formed tournament so far ...

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Ryan Giggs: 'It's a great chance for players to come in and put in a good performance'

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Wales manager Ryan Giggs has called on his young stars to stand up and be counted in the absence of ...

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Ben Davies: 'Ireland play direct and put you under pressure constantly'

Mon, Oct 15 2018

Following Saturday's scoreless draw at the Aviva Stadium, Denmark’s Thomas Delaney described the Republic of Ireland’s play as primitive. Welsh ...

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UEFA Nations League Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Wales

Mon, Oct 15 2018

After a desperately disappointing 4-1 away defeat to Ryan Giggs’ exuberant Welsh side in September, Ireland will certainly know that ...

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Enda Stevens - It's something to build on, a clean sheet in the Aviva

Sun, Oct 14 2018

Former UCD, St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers defender Enda Stevens had his name up in lights on Saturday, as ...

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A historic Celtic Clash - Republic of Ireland v Wales in 2007

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The Republic of Ireland will face Wales on Tuesday evening in a vital UEFA Nations League clash at the Aviva ...

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Matt Doherty - It was tough, but I enjoyed it, I mean I got my first start

Sun, Oct 14 2018

The talk of the town before Saturday night’s game at the Aviva was the call for the inclusion of Matt ...

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Martin O'Neill - We kept a clean sheet which is important, it's a re-building process

Sun, Oct 14 2018

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has defended his team selection for the scorelss draw against Denmark on Saturday night.

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IRN-BRU Cup Report: Bohemians 0 - 0 Sutton United (Bohemians win 4-3 on penalties)

Sat, Oct 13 2018

On the night Ireland face Denmark in the Aviva Stadium in the UEFA Nations League, Shane Supple underlined his international ...

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UEFA Nations League: Denmark player ratings v Republic of Ireland (October 13 2018)

Sat, Oct 13 2018

How the Danish players rated in their 0-0 draw with the Republic of Ireland at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.

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UEFA Nations League: Republic of Ireland player ratings v Denmark (October 13 2018)

Sat, Oct 13 2018

Player ratings as Ireland were held to a scoreless draw by the Danes in their UEFA Nations League tie.

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IRN-Bru Cup Preview: Bohemians -v- Sutton United

Sat, Oct 13 2018

Bohemians will look to bounce back from Monday night's FAI Cup semi-final elimination as they host a novel encounter with ...

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Nations League Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Denmark

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Martin O’Neill’s side were comfortably beaten by Wales back in September and will be looking to seek revenge on Denmark ...

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Spurs star the main omission from Denmark squad to face Ireland

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Denmark have named their squad for the upcoming UEFA Nations league game against the Republic of Ireland.

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Former Irish International Stephen Ireland joins Bolton Wanderers

Fri, Oct 12 2018

Former Manchester City star and Irish International Stephen Ireland has linked up Sky Bet Championship side Bolton Wanderers on a ...

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Northern Ireland International Jamal Lewis signs new deal with Norwich City

Fri, Oct 12 2018

20-year-old current Northern Irish International Jamal Lewis has signed a new deal with Championship side Norwich City until June 2023.

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Shane Duffy signs new five year contract with Brighton

Mon, Oct 08 2018

The Derry Man has put pen to paper on a new deal which will see him remain at Brighton & ...

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Harry Arter returns to Ireland squad but Rice not included

Thu, Oct 04 2018

Martin O’Neill has named his squad for the upcoming UEFA Nations League clashes with Denmark and Wales at the Aviva ...

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Northern Ireland squad named for UEFA Nations League away double header

Wed, Oct 03 2018

Michael O’Neill has named his squad for the upcoming back-to-back away UEFA Nations League matches against Austria and Bosnia & ...

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EURO 2020 Fanzones set for Dublin's fair city

Tue, Oct 02 2018

EURO 2020 Fanzones set for Dublin’s fair city

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Roy Keane: 'Liam Miller was a very talented player - a really nice guy and very humble'

Fri, Sep 28 2018

The atmosphere and talk around Cork City and in the surrounds of Pairc Ui Chaoimh on Tuesday morning was one ...

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Germany selected to host the 2024 UEFA European Championships

Thu, Sep 27 2018

The UEFA Executive Committee deliberated and voted to select the hosts of Euro 2024 after final presentations from the two ...

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Germahy selected to host the 2024 UEFA European Championshops

Thu, Sep 27 2018

The UEFA Executive Committee deliberated and voted to select the hosts of Euro 2024 after final presentations from the two ...

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Cork City keeper Mark McNulty a late call-up to Manchester United side for Liam Miller tribute match

Tue, Sep 25 2018

McNulty, who was a longtime friend of Miller from their days playing underage football together in Ballincollig, replaces Roy Carroll ...

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Coleman and O'Neill divided over Best Men's Player nomination - who the Irish leadership voted for

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Republic of Ireland captain Seamus Coleman and manager Martin O'Neill were divided on who to nominate as FIFA Best Men's ...

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Luka Modric named FIFA Best Men's Player while Marta scoops women's award

Mon, Sep 24 2018

The midfielder beat competition from Portugal and Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo and Liverpool and Egypt's Mo Salah to take home ...

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Best FIFA Awards 2018 - who is nominated?

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo will look to retain his Best Men's Player award for a third year at the Best FIFA Awards ...

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Best FIFA Awards 2018 - who is nominated?

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo will look to retain his Best Men's Player award for a third year at the Best FIFA Awards ...

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John O'Shea, Wes Brown and Johan Mjallby among names added for Liam Miller tribute game

Mon, Sep 24 2018

A combined Ireland and Celtic XI, managed by Martin O’Neill, will comprise Miller’s former teammates from his early career in ...

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Seamus Coleman expected to return from injury for Ireland's Nations League double-header next month

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The Ireland captain played the full 90 minutes in the 4-1 defeat in Cardiff last week - his first competitive ...

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Herzog targets first win as Israel fixture in Belfast awaits

Tue, Sep 11 2018

Israel take on Northern Ireland in an international friendly at Windsor Park in Belfast on Tuesday night (kick off 7.45pm).

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