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#Brian Kerr

# brian-kerr - Friday 23 June, 2017

Brian Kerr talks passionately about what's wrong with the Irish international teams right now

The former Ireland boss is wasted as a pundit, in our opinion.

# brian-kerr - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'The youth teams seemed a bit of a shambles - I wanted to give it the respect it deserved'

In the final part of our Boys of Summer series, Brian Kerr looks back on before, during and after Malaysia twenty years ago.

'There was a magic about Noel - he had a special vibe, an aura of humility and brilliance'

Noel O’Reilly’s contribution – not just to the remarkable success of the Irish team in Malaysia in 1997 but to so much more – is never forgotten.

# brian-kerr - Friday 16 June, 2017

‘I swapped shirts with Pablo Aimar in the team hotel... he didn't speak English but I think he got the gist of it’

Micky Cummins recalls his memories of the U20 World Cup in 1997.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

‘Brian always believed in us. We slowly started to believe in him as the tournament went on’

Colin Hawkins recalls his memories of the 1997 FIFA U20 World Cup.

# brian-kerr - Monday 12 June, 2017

Mars bars, diarrhoea, Connect 4 and a once in a lifetime triumph: an oral history of Malaysia '97

Players, staff and journalists recount the finer details of the Republic of Ireland U20s’ historic journey 20 years ago.

Boys of Summer: We celebrate Ireland's golden generation and their golden moment

We launch a new series commemorating an historic Irish sports moment that occurred in Malaysia twenty years ago.

# brian-kerr - Sunday 14 May, 2017

'I got the phone call from Brian Kerr and remember roaring crying in front of my ma' Passion This post contains videos

'I got the phone call from Brian Kerr and remember roaring crying in front of my ma'

Trevor Molloy chats to The42 about representing Ireland at the 1997 World Youth Championships and starring in the League of Ireland.

# brian-kerr - Monday 1 May, 2017

'We played the Dubliners against the country boys... I could see Brian Kerr thinking: S**t' Interview This post contains videos

'We played the Dubliners against the country boys... I could see Brian Kerr thinking: S**t'

Ex-Ireland and Tottenham star Stephen Carr looks back on the highs and lows of his career

# brian-kerr - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Brian Kerr: 'Ireland fans should look for their money back - they were swizzed'

Former Ireland boss pulls no punches in his assessment of last night’s friendly.

# brian-kerr - Monday 20 March, 2017

'The epitome of a street footballer': Robbie Keane celebrated and honoured at FAI awards

There were a string of contributions from the likes of Brian Kerr, Paul McGrath and Damien Duff.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

8 Dundalk players included in Soccer Republic Team of the Year

Sean Maguire is Cork City’s sole representative on the line-up.

# brian-kerr - Thursday 20 October, 2016

'A ridiculous situation' and 'grossly unfair' - Brian Kerr hits out at Dundalk's hectic schedule

The former Ireland manager lamented the intense few weeks that Stephen Kenny’s men have had to endure.

# brian-kerr - Saturday 10 September, 2016

'You might find him in the bottom of a lucky bag' - Brian Kerr's wonderfully-Irish commentating

The ex-Ireland boss was covering the Manchester derby this afternoon.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

'All around the country there are ferociously bad facilities, nothing is being done' — Kerr

The ex-Ireland boss was incensed at the ‘strategic planning’ grant of €5,000 to be handed out to each League of Ireland club.

# brian-kerr - Monday 4 July, 2016

7 contenders that could replace Pat Fenlon as the manager of Shamrock Rovers

Defeat in the Europa League to RoPS Rovaniemi proved to be one defeat too many for the Rovers board.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Ex-France boss Raymond Domenech claims he came close to managing Ireland

The controversial manager guided his native country to the World Cup final in 2006.

# brian-kerr - Monday 9 November, 2015

From Did Renua try to get Brian Kerr to run for the Dáil? Celeb Candidate

Did Renua try to get Brian Kerr to run for the Dáil?

The former Ireland boss was sounded out about running for Lucinda Creighton’s party.

# brian-kerr - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Brian Kerr and 7 other people who were NOT impressed with Costa’s antics today

Rio Ferdinand branded the Chelsea striker a “petulant baby” for his behaviour.

# brian-kerr - Thursday 10 September, 2015

‘Lots of people have said that to me’ – Chris Hughton rules out Ireland return

The former Newcastle United and Norwich City boss is not interested in returning to the Boys in Green set-up, insisting that his focus is on Brighton.

# brian-kerr - Monday 7 September, 2015

Here are 6 other times when Ireland met Georgia

The Boys in Green’s opponents tonight are familiar foes.

# brian-kerr - Sunday 21 June, 2015

25 years on from Italia 90, where did it all go wrong for Irish football?

The Boys in Green have never quite hit the heights of that wonderful summer since.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Brian Kerr: System isn’t good enough and that’s why other countries have moved ahead of us

The former Ireland underage and senior manager believes our most-talented kids should be getting more regular contact with the country’s best coaches.

# brian-kerr - Saturday 13 June, 2015

‘James McCarthy is a talking horse’ – Eamon Dunphy

The RTÉ analyst, meanwhile, had more encouraging words for Robbie Brady and Daryl Murphy.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Dublin media would see the real Cork City if they visited Turner’s Cross, says Dave Barry

The former Rebels forward was responding to criticism from Brian Kerr.

Eamon Dunphy and Brian Kerr pay touching tribute to Ray Treacy

Soccer Republic aired the feature following Treacy’s death at the weekend.

# brian-kerr - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Brian Kerr on the FAI losing interest in the Airtricity League, Euro 2016 and Roddy Collins

Ruaidhrí Croke chats to Brian Kerr about the current state of Irish football, both internationally and domestically.

# brian-kerr - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Power ranking our 12 favourite football pundits of 2014

Ranked by knowledge, entertainment value, originality and several other key traits.

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

David Moyes plus 8 other British and Irish managers who have worked abroad

Brian Kerr, Bobby Robson and John Toshack are among those to feature.

# brian-kerr - Sunday 2 November, 2014

18 of the best pics from today’s FAI Cup final

We look back on today’s memorable spectacle, as St Pat’s overcame Derry.

Football can provide an escape for kids growing up in parts of the world ravaged by war and poverty

Former Irish football manager Brian Kerr is hoping Irish people get behind the Gaza Kids to Ireland project

# brian-kerr - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

7-year olds in Gaza have suffered three wars and yet they’re still trying to play football

Brian Kerr and Trevor Hogan have launched a new initiative to bring children from Gaza to Ireland to play football.

‘Jack Grealish is the best attacking prospect I’ve seen since Robbie and Damien’ – Brian Kerr

‘Jack Grealish is the best attacking prospect I’ve seen since Robbie and Damien’ – Brian Kerr

The former Ireland manager would have no issue with the Aston Villa player being named in the senior squad today.

# brian-kerr - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Opinion: It’s time to move on from Wes Hoolahan

Many continue to campaign for the midfielder’s inclusion in the Irish starting XI despite a litany of managers having doubts about him.

# brian-kerr - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Kenny Cunningham: Roy should’ve asked for the armband if he wanted it so much

And he says he put a lot of effort into those quizzes.

# brian-kerr - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Keane: I was surprised Kerr picked Kenny Cunningham as skipper ahead of me

The RTÉ pundit was ‘always organising card schools and quizzes and whip arounds for the bus driver’.

# brian-kerr - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Brian Kerr nearly broke Twitter with his World Cup commentary this evening

The former Ireland manager was on top form during tonight’s World Cup play-off.

# brian-kerr - Sunday 6 July, 2014

Twitter was loving Brian Kerr’s commentary for Argentina-Belgium

“The bushy head on him” and more gems from earlier

# brian-kerr - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From What skills does Rehab want its new CEO to have? Job Fairy

What skills does Rehab want its new CEO to have?

The salary for the position is listed as €140,000 per annum plus benefits.

# brian-kerr - Monday 17 February, 2014

From Rehab Group will meet today to decide if they will disclose CEO’s salary Top-ups

Rehab Group will meet today to decide if they will disclose CEO’s salary

Angela Kerins salary came under scrutiny last month amid claims of minuscule profits from the group’s scratchcard scheme.

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