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Preparations stepping up for O'Neill's Men in Fota Island Training Camp

Wed, May 24 2017

As part of the preparations for the June international fixtures, the three day training camp for the Ireland squad is ...

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West Ham's Declan Rice called up to Ireland senior squad

Tue, May 23 2017

Rice joins fellow uncapped players Kevin Long and Alan Browne in the training camp at Fota Island.

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Four uncapped players in Austria squad for World Cup qualifier in Dublin

Tue, May 23 2017

Marco Janko and David Alaba are the experienced name in a youthful squad.

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Former Shamrock Rovers and Aston Villa full-back Enda Stevens signs for Sheffield United

Tue, May 23 2017

The Dubliner was named in the League Two team of the season for his performances with title-winning Portsmouth under Paul ...

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Richie Towell signs two-year deal with Premier League Brighton

Tue, May 23 2017

The Dubliner has yet to start a league game in 18 months with Albion.

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Former Cork City midfielder Browne drafted to senior squad

Mon, May 22 2017

He's one of five ex-City men in the 38-man squad.

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Danny North signs for non-league Cleethorpes Town

Mon, May 22 2017

The former Shamrock Rovers, Sligo Rovers and Saint Patrick's Athletic player Danny North has signed for non-league club Cleethorpes Town ...

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Martin O'Neill on Sean Maguire: 'There are a couple of lads in front of him at the moment'

Mon, May 15 2017

The Ireland boss opted for the tried-and-trusted up front with Kevin Doyle and David McGoldrick preferred.

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Former Cork City defender Kevin Long named in Ireland squad to face Mexico, Uruguay and Austria

Mon, May 15 2017

City striker Sean Maguire misses out as Long is the only new face in the 37-man squad.

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Osam names home-based under-16s squad for development tournament

Wed, May 10 2017

The squad excludes a number currently at the under-17 European Championships in Croatia.

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Ireland set up U17 Euro quarter-final meeting with England despite heavy loss

Wed, May 10 2017

Colin O'Brien's side were beaten 7-0 by Germany but went through on a tiebreak with Serbia and Bosnia.

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Former Cork City full-back Brian Lenihan signs new Hull deal

Wed, May 10 2017

The right-back will stay at Hulll in 2018 regardless of their relegation fate.

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Former Sligo boss Ian Baraclough named Northern Ireland under-21 manager

Fri, May 05 2017

The Englishman has been working as John Sheridan's assistant at Oldham Athletic.

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Ireland captain Seamus Coleman signs new five-year deal at Everton

Fri, May 05 2017

The Donegal man's new deal will keep him at Goodison Park until he's 33.

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Ireland's under-17 Euros opener v Serbia to be broadcast live this afternoon

Thu, May 04 2017

Colin O'Brien's team have been drawn in a tough group alongside Serbia, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Germany with the top ...

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Seven League of Ireland players in Ireland under-17 squad for Euros in Croatia

Mon, May 01 2017

Ireland will face Germany, Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina in a competitive group.

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Seamus Coleman 'looking forward to' challenge of returning to fitness

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The Ireland captain broke his leg during last month's World Cup qualifying draw with Wales.

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Neil Taylor free to face Ireland after two-match ban for Coleman horror tackle

Wed, Apr 26 2017

The Aston Villa defender has been banned for one additional game for 'excessive or brute force'.

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Had Boots Did Travel - Irish Abroad (April 24 2017)

Mon, Apr 24 2017

Just 13 Irish players started at the top two levels in England.

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Cork City's Europa League conquerors Genk bow out in the quarter-finals

Fri, Apr 21 2017

The Belgian cup winners were beaten 4-3 on aggregate by La Liga side Celta Vigo.

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Eight home-based players named in under-18 squad for Slovakia Cup

Thu, Apr 20 2017

St Patrick's Athletic striker Aidan Keena and Shamrock Rovers' Dean Dillon already have first-team experience this season.

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Ex-Cork City star Roy O'Donovan joins Newcastle Jets

Wed, Apr 19 2017

O'Donovan has spent the past two seasons with local rivals Central Coast Mariners.

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Former under-21 international Owen Garvan leaves Colchester United

Wed, Apr 12 2017

The midfielder leaves the League Two side by mutual consent 'for personal reasons.'

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Katie McCabe: 'It's always a privilege to win player of the match, especially in Tallaght'

Tue, Apr 11 2017

The Arsenal winger was the outstanding player in Tallaght.

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Enda Stevens named in EFL Team of the Season

Mon, Apr 10 2017

The former Shamrock Rovers full-back has starred for promotion-chasing Portsmouth.

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Martin O'Neill's Ireland drop two places in FIFA World Rankings

Thu, Apr 06 2017

Ireland's women climbed two places to 32nd as a result of their fourth-placed finish at the Cyprus Cup, as they ...

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Martin O'Neill responds to Koeman's criticism over McCarthy handling

Sun, Apr 02 2017

The Ireland boss suggested Koeman take in some quiet introspection.

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It was more Vanilla Ice than the Wolfe Tones at the Aviva on Tuesday night

Thu, Mar 30 2017

And it was settled by a one-hit wonder from blonde-haired, blue-eyed Hordur Magnusson.

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Ireland's Alan Judge signs new two-year deal at Brentford

Thu, Mar 30 2017

The midfielder's existing deal had been due to expire in June, with Newcastle United interested observers.

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Ireland beat hosts Belgium but miss out on under-19 European Championships berth

Wed, Mar 29 2017

Sweden's 1-0 win over Italy means they top the group after beating Ireland in round two.

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Republic of Ireland player ratings -v- Iceland (March 28 2017)

Wed, Mar 29 2017

On a night where not a lot of football was played by either side, and the ball spent longer in ...

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O'Neill takes positives from Iceland defeat as debutants impress

Tue, Mar 28 2017

The Irish boss saw the upside despite the disappointment of defeat.

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Dave Donnelly: Ultimately, it wasn't even one for the purists to enjoy.

Tue, Mar 28 2017

In one moment, Bale exemplified why O'Neill had adopted such a passive and aesthetically unpleasing approach.

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International Friendly Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Iceland

Tue, Mar 28 2017

Robbie Brady will captain Ireland on Tuesday night at the Aviva Stadium, when Iceland come to Dublin for this friendly ...

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Ireland U19s face qualifier showdown with hosts Belgium

Mon, Mar 27 2017

The Republic of Ireland Under 19s meet mini-tournament hosts Belgium in Freethiel, Beveren, on Tuesday night looking to seal their ...

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Michael O'Neill: 'Once you get to ten points you start to look at the fixtures that are ahead'

Mon, Mar 27 2017

The former Shamrock Rovers boss was delighted with Northern Ireland's 2-0 win over Norway.

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World Cup 2018 Qualifier Preview: Northern Ireland -v- Norway

Sun, Mar 26 2017

A win for the home side will go a long way to keep Michael O’Neill’s men in the hunt for ...

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2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Round Up (March 24 2017)

Sat, Mar 25 2017

Serbia took full advantage of Ireland’s failure to win against Wales with a comprehensive 3-1 away win against Georgia in ...

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Republic of Ireland player ratings -v- Wales (March 24 2017)

Sat, Mar 25 2017

The standout performances were defensive for Ireland as Ireland battled the threat of Gareth Bale from the midfield and flanks.

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Ashley Williams: If we play our best game then we can get a result

Thu, Mar 23 2017

Wales captain Ashley Williams cut a relaxed and unfazed character on the eve of his side’s crucial Group D clash ...

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Confident Coleman clear Wales are more than just Bale

Thu, Mar 23 2017

With Wales coming into Friday’s game four points behind the Republic of Ireland, there has been much discussion as to ...

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O'Neill calls on Euros spirit for Aviva Stadium showdown

Thu, Mar 23 2017

The Republic of Ireland trained at the FAI NTC at Abbotstown this morning ahead of tomorrow night’s sold out World ...

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Sean Dillon: 'Everybody that signed was told, this is a shop window to go on to bigger and better things'

Wed, Mar 22 2017

The former Longford Town and Shelbourne defender reflects on ten years in Scotland.

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Ireland v Wales: Ireland's second-oldest fixture

Tue, Mar 21 2017

On February 25th, 1882, seven days after being thumped 13-0 by England in our earliest soccer international, Ireland faced the ...

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Daryl Murphy ruled out as James McCarthy likely to miss Wales clash

Tue, Mar 21 2017

Newcastle United striker Daryl Murphy has become the latest player to withdraw from the Republic of Ireland squad ahead of ...

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Conor Kane, Michael O'Connor, Trevor Clarke all named in Irish U19 squad for Euro Qualifiers

Tue, Mar 21 2017

Republic of Ireland Under 19s Head Coach Tom Mohan has named an 18-man squad for the forthcoming matches in Belgium.

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Wes Hoolahan one of seven withdrawals from Ireland squad

Mon, Mar 20 2017

O'Neill has 26 players available for Friday's game.

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Brady scoops trio of prizes at FAI International Awards

Mon, Mar 20 2017

Robbie Brady was the star attraction at the 2016 Three FAI International Football Awards picking up a triple of prizes.

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WIN: Premium Level tickets to Ireland -v- Wales & Ireland -v- Iceland (Competition ends Tuesday 1pm)

Mon, Mar 20 2017

The EA SPORTS FIFA Ultimate Team St Patrick’s Day ‘Green Team’ is now live and to celebrate we’re giving you ...

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League Preview: Shelbourne -v- Waterford FC

Thu, Mar 16 2017

Shelbourne will be hoping to pick up their first league win of the 2017 campaign as they welcome Waterford to ...

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