Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal disputes possession of the ball with Caoimhin Kelleher of Ireland during the friendly between Portugal and Ireland played at Estádio Municipal de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal

In Pictures: Portugal 3 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Portugal defeated the Republic of Ireland 3-0 in their EURO 2024 warm up match in …

John O'Shea saw his team lose 1-0 to Switzerland conceding a second half free-kick by Gavin Bazunu

John O’Shea puts hat in the ring for Ireland job: ‘I’m more than ready and capable to be a manager’

Republic of Ireland interim manager John O’Shea has put his hat in the ring for …

Nathan Collins of Republic of Ireland clears ahead of a challenge from Michy Batshuayi of Belgium during last Saturday's scoreless game

Collins gutted not to earn a result for John O’Shea

Republic of Ireland defender Nathan Collins admitted he was “gutted” that the team were unable …

The new Ireland Castore kit adorned with the new sponsor logo from Sky

Sky announced as the new sponsor for Ireland's men’s national team as new kit revealed by FAI

The FAI has announced that Sky will become the new sponsor of the Republic of …


John O’Shea appointed interim Republic of Ireland manager

The former Manchester United player will take the reins for the upcoming games in March.


Mikey Johnston scores again for West Brom

The winger shines again for the Championship side as they chase promotion back to the …

Robbie Brady

Robbie Brady scores screamer in Lancashire Derby

The Republic of Ireland international equalised for Preston North End on Saturday afternoon.


Neil Lennon believes decision on next Republic of Ireland manager is ‘imminent’

The Armagh man has answered further questions on the latest situation regarding the Irish manager’s …


Finn Azaz scores first goal for Middlesbrough

The former Republic of Ireland U-21 international opened his account for his new club on …


FAI confirm June friendlies for Men’s National Team

The Football Association of Ireland confirmed the matches on Wednesday morning via social media.

Will Keane

Will Keane into double figures after netting brace against Ipswich Town

The Republic of Ireland international scored twice as Preston defeated Ipswich at Deepdale.


“I never got the impression he always wanted the Ireland job” – Jason McAteer

The former Republic of Ireland international has claimed Lee Carsley is not interested in becoming …

Troy Parrott scored his fourth international goal on Saturday evening

Troy Parrott on the scoresheet again for Excelsior

The Dubliner is earning plaudits for his performances in the Eredivisie this season.


Gus Poyet cools interest in Ireland job

Greece manager Gus Poyet has downplayed the rumours circulating about him taking charge of the …

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Bruce Grobbelaar on Caoimhín Kelleher: 'If Ireland want him to be their number one, he's going to have to have games'

Legendary Liverpool goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar has said that if Caoimhín Kelleher is to leave the …

Cork, Ireland. 17 February, 2023. Roy Keane at the League of Ireland Premier Divison match between Cork City FC and Bohemians FC at Turner's Cross.

Roy Keane admits interest in becoming Irish manager

The former Manchester United and Ireland captain said the idea of managing his country does …

Clockwise from top left: Italy’s Michael Kayode in the EURO u19 final, Sam Curtis and Anto Breslin celebrating their FAI Cup win, Kerry FC, Evan Ferguson and Ibrahima Konate, Stephen Bradley after his team’s loss in Budapest, Josh Cullen & Virgil van Dijk

Some 2023 highlights from the team as inspiration to maybe join our crew?

To hopefully inspire some budding sports journalists or photographers out there to join our team, …

Stephen Kenny, Keith Andrews, Stephen Rice (top) and John O'Shea have all left their roles with the FAI this week

FAI confirm Ireland backroom team departures

Assistant Manager Keith Andrews, Assistant Coach John O'Shea, Chief Scout & Opposition Analyst Stephen Rice, …

An emotional Stephen Kenny clapping the fans after the final whistle for what turned out to be his final game in charge of Ireland

In Pictures: Republic of Ireland 1 - 1 New Zealand

The game proved to be Stephen Kenny’s last as manager with the FAI confirming less …

Stephen Kenny in the Johan Cruijff ArenA

FAI confirm Stephen Kenny’s reign as Irish manager has ended

After three and half years in charge, Stephen Kenny will be leaving his post as …

Stephen Kenny (left) and Ronald Koeman with Wout Weghorst celebrating the winner over Ireland

No complaints from Kenny on FAI contract situation as the midnight hour approaches on his managerial reign with Ireland

Kenny set out his time in charge by talking once again about the difficult start …

Stephen Kenny in the Johan Cruijff ArenA

Kenny calls his team courageous in possession but acknowledged difficulty in penetrating Dutch back three

Stephen Kenny put a brave face on in the post-match press conference late on Saturday …

Cody Gakpo watches as Wout Weghorst (out of picture) scores by Gavin Bazunu for the opening goal of the game

EURO 2024 Qualifier Report: Netherlands 1 - 0 Republic of Ireland

The Dutch did enough to get the win they required to book themselves a place …

Stephen Kenny, Keith Andrews and Evan Ferguson

Ferguson fit as Kenny calls on his young team to embrace Dutch challenge

Stephen Kenny isn’t putting too much pressure on striker Evan Ferguson but praised the striker …

Alan Browne in Amsterdam on the eve of the Netherlands match

Alan Browne and the Boys in Green out to spoil the party in Amsterdam on Saturday night

It will be celebration time in Amsterdam on Saturday night for the home supporters should …

Lukas Haraslin of Slovakia celebrates after scoring the team's third goal during the UEFA EURO 2024 European qualifier match between Slovakia and Iceland

Slovakia win finally ends Ireland’s slim hopes of Euro qualification

Slovakia’s 4-2 home win over Iceland on Thursday night that secured them qualification for the …

James McClean (right) with Uachtarán na hÉireann Michael D Higgins

James McClean gets Amsterdam call up as two drop out of Ireland squad

Stephen Kenny has drafted in James McClean for the Republic of Ireland’s qualifier away on …

James McClean talking with Uachtarán na hÉireann Michael D Higgins ahead of the home qualifier against Gibraltar earlier this year

Despite retirement announcement James McClean may still get call up for upcoming Euro qualifiers

Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny spoke warmly about James McClean on the day the …

Caoimhín Kelleher warming up with Gavin Bazunu against the Netherland last month

Kenny confirms Caoimhín Kelleher misses out on selection after training ground clash resulted in 12 stitches

With Caoimhín Kelleher looking set to play three games in a row for Liverpool and …

Stephen Bradley on Liam Scales: 'You saw the other night against Feyenoord, he was excellent'

Stephen Bradley on Liam Scales: ‘He plays in the Old Firm, gets man-of-the-match and hasn't looked back’

Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley has been watching Scales with interest having worked with him …

Adam Idah celebrating scoring his early penalty against the Netherlands

Euro Qualifier Report: Republic of Ireland 1 – 2 Netherlands

A disappointing night in the Aviva as goals from Cody Gapko and Wout Weghorst were …

Shane Duffy battling with Cristiano Ronaldo

Shane Duffy following his Ireland return: ‘I never took a cap for granted in my life. It was quite tough watching when you've been part of it for so long.’

It has been a difficult time for Shane Duffy who until last Thursday’s game in …

Stephen Kenny

Stephen Kenny: ‘It’s one of those nights that we need to make it happen’

Would a heavy defeat see him relieved of duty before his contract is up? Probably …

Stephen Kenny and Ronald Koeman

Euro 2024 Qualifier Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Netherlands

The metrics tell the story of Sunday’s match. Ireland must take the three points on …

Spectators will miss out on an Evan Ferguson v Virgil van Dijk battle on Sunday

Virgil van Dijk on Ferguson absence ‘blow’ for Ireland and Gakpo ‘incredible’ contribution to Liverpool

Evan Ferguson’s injury means there will be no battle versus Virgil van Dijk in a …

Jonathan Afolabi in action against Derry City last month

Striker injuries provide opportunity for ‘impressive’ Afolabi and ‘meteoric’ Armstrong according to Stephen Kenny

Speaking at the pre-match press conference, Ireland boss Stephen Kenny described Afolabi’s time with Bohs …

French skipper Kylian Mbappe

Euro 2024 Qualifier Report: France 2 - 0 Republic of Ireland

Ireland will need to pick themselves up for Sunday’s match with the Netherlands after a …

Ireland’s Gavin Bazunu and Andrew Omobamidele before the World Cup Qualifier match between the Republic of Ireland and Azerbaijan at the Aviva Stadium, on 4 September 2021.

Andrew Omobamidele called in to Ireland squad

Nottingham Forest defender Andrew Omobamidele has been called up to the Republic of Ireland squad …

Stephen Kenny alongside James McClean speaking ahead of Monday's match against Gibraltar in the Aviva Stadium

Kenny accepts criticism but bristles at ‘shambolic’ comment on results for Boys in Green

Stephen Kenny insisted on Sunday that he understands the criticism laid at his door with …

James McClean in action against Gibraltar in Ireland's 2-0 home win in 2019

Euro Qualifiers Preview: Republic of Ireland -v- Gibraltar

The Boys in Green take on Gibraltar at the Aviva Stadium in their third game …