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# coybig - Yesterday’s News

Ireland’s Stephen Quinn has signed for another Championship club

Quinn has transferred from Hull to Reading.

# coybig - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

Former Ireland U21 captain has agreed a move to Rangers

Defender Rob Kiernan joins the Glasgow club on a two-year deal from Wigan.

# coybig - Sunday 21 June, 2015

We’re off to Rio! Ireland footballers qualify for Paralympic Games

The men’s Cerebral Palsy team defeated Portugal 8-0 at St George’s Park this afternoon.

# coybig - Friday 19 June, 2015

Meet the man who went to Italia 90, but missed THAT game in Genoa… Italia 90 Week This post contains videos

Meet the man who went to Italia 90, but missed THAT game in Genoa…

Ireland superfan Phelim Warren has a lot of fond memories from Italia 90 – and one big regret.

# coybig - Thursday 18 June, 2015

Forget Romania, it could so easily have been West Germany for the Boys in Green

How differently would things have worked out for Jack Charlton’s side?

# coybig - Sunday 14 June, 2015

‘Naismith refereed the game for most of it’ – O’Neill unhappy with officiating

The Ireland manager was also disappointed with his team’s failure to close down Shaun Maloney.

# coybig - Saturday 13 June, 2015

We only have ourselves to blame for Maloney sucker punch – Coleman

Players ‘got a bit of a slap on the wrists’ from Martin O’Neill.

Robbie: ‘That was the message everyone was saying: there’s no way we’re out of this’

Scots happier with a draw, Keane says, but Ireland can still force their way to France.

Here’s how we rated the Boys in Green in tonight’s Euro 2016 qualifier

Ireland played out a 1-1 draw with Scotland in Dublin this evening.

As it happened: Ireland v Scotland, Euro 2016 qualifier

We were live from Lansdowne Road for a game that looks set define Ireland’s Euro 2016 qualification chances.

Murphy starts for Ireland as McGeady misses out for clash with Scotland

The Boys in Green face Gordon Strachan’s men in a must-win Euro 2016 qualifier today.

FAI shredded match programmes to remove Delaney comments on Fifa

Delaney ‘entirely unaware’ of decision, which is understood to have cost almost €7k.

# coybig - Friday 12 June, 2015

Ireland fighting to keep qualification hopes alive as O’Neill’s first campaign hangs in the balance

Failure to secure three points would effectively put the Boys in Green out of the running for a place at Euro 2016.

Roy’s finished with the ‘foreplay’ and ready for serious business

Keane backs experienced Ireland to handle the pressure of Saturday’s high-stakes game.

# coybig - Thursday 11 June, 2015

‘At this level, it can only be a split-second before someone can open you up’

Robbie Brady is settling in to life at left-back but he knows that he still has room to grow.

Robbie could be left on the bench v Scotland – but Roy insists he wasn’t ‘dropped’ in Glasgow

Ireland’s record goalscorer is struggling for match fitness ahead of crunch Euro clash.

# coybig - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

It doesn’t sound like Martin O’Neill is expecting a pretty game against Scotland

Defeat on Saturday evening would leave Ireland facing a difficult gap, O’Neill concedes.

# coybig - Sunday 7 June, 2015

5 Ireland players who’ll be hoping to impress against England this afternoon

There’s much more than just bragging rights on the line at the Aviva Stadium.

# coybig - Thursday 4 June, 2015

Does Marc Wilson expect a bit of a kicking against Northern Ireland? ‘No, not at all’

Ireland and Northern Ireland meet in a ‘training game’ at lunchtime.

What we know about Ireland and Northern Ireland’s ‘behind closed doors’ match

The neighbours meet on Thursday afternoon in the Aviva Stadium.

# coybig - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

‘It was a night that people want to forget. I think it’s going to be a lot different this time’

Stephen Ward expects a “massive game” when England visit on Sunday.

‘It was basically me taking the brunt of the abuse’ – McGeady ready to make up for November pain

Aiden McGeady knows that Ireland cannot afford to slip up against Scotland next week.

# coybig - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

After an injury nightmare one Ireland striker is determined to make up for lost time

David McGoldrick is raring to go after an injury lay-off.

# coybig - Monday 1 June, 2015

Martin O’Neill wants to put the ‘debacle’ of 1995 to rest when England visit on Sunday

The Ireland manager was speaking ahead of a busy two weeks for his side.

# coybig - Sunday 31 May, 2015

‘There might be the odd incident & because it’s Ireland v England, it’ll get blown out of proportion’

Republic of Ireland captain John O’Shea feels the upcoming friendly will ‘go great’ but that media scrutiny will be huge.

# coybig - Friday 29 May, 2015

Analysis: Revisiting Jack Grealish’s special FA Cup semi-final performance

Can the youngster replicate his outstanding display against Arsenal on Saturday?

# coybig - Thursday 28 May, 2015

25 Irish players who are looking for new clubs across the water this summer

With the Premier League and Football Leagues finished, clubs are clearing out their unwanted playing staff ahead of the summer transfer window.

# coybig - Friday 22 May, 2015

The FAI is being extra cautious about who it sells tickets to for Ireland v England

You will need to produce identification if you want to but tickets, which go on sale in the morning.

# coybig - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Player ratings: how the Irish senior footballers got on for their clubs this season

It’s been a mixed year for the Boys in Green in England.

# coybig - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

James McClean has some advice for Jack Grealish

The Irish winger was on BBC Radio last night and was quizzed about Grealish’s decision not to join the latest Ireland squad.

# coybig - Monday 18 May, 2015

Here’s the Scotland squad Ireland need to beat in next month’s Euro 2016 clash

Charlie Adam has been included for next month’s crucial game in Dublin thanks to a fine run of form for his club.

# coybig - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Ireland bow out of U17s European Championships after Spurs youngster’s spectacular strike

Tom Mohan’s men lost 1-0 to holders England in Bulgaria.

# coybig - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Jack Grealish is NOT in the Ireland squad to face England and Scotland

“Jack just didn’t want to make his mind up at this stage,” Martin O’Neill revealed today.

# coybig - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Ireland’s U17s have it all do to progress to the knockout stages after today’s result

Tom Mohan’s side lost 2-0 to Italy at the Uefa European Championships in Bulgaria.

Ireland’s Jack Byrne credits mentor Patrick Vieira after European success with Man City

The Dublin-born midfielder reaped praise on his manager after winning the International Premier League Cup.

# coybig - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Fine start to the European Championships for Ireland U17s as Dutch left frustrated

Tom Mohan’s men began the tournament with a 0-0 draw against the Dutch in Bulgaria.

Ireland ready to take on the continent’s finest at U17s European Championships

Tom Mohan’s team face the Netherlands tomorrow before two more difficult games against Italy and England.

# coybig - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Kevin Doyle’s career in English football is over as he cuts ties with Wolves a month early

The Wexford native is off to Colorado to begin his MLS adventure.

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