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Dublin: 11 °C Friday 31 July, 2015


# coybig - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Ireland’s Robbie Brady will be back in the Premier League this season

The 23-year-old wideman has agreed a three-year deal with new boys Norwich City.

# coybig - Monday 27 July, 2015

Robbie Keane would ‘certainly consider’ League of Ireland move

The former Liverpool, Tottenham and Inter Milan striker has revealed that he would consider ending his career in Ireland, but only “a good few years down the line”.

Martin O’Neill wants ‘wee chat’ with James McClean

The Boys in Green boss has indicated that he would like to have a conversation with the West Brom winger over recent controversies.

# coybig - Saturday 25 July, 2015

# coybig - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

88 Irish athletes jet off to LA for Special Olympics World Summer Games

Ireland will compete in 13 disciplines in the Games starting this weekend.

# coybig - Thursday 16 July, 2015

John Delaney: Martin O’Neill to Leicester was ‘never going to happen’

“He said he’s staying, and I said ‘We want you to stay.’”

# coybig - Friday 10 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge It seems a Tipperary man has gotten a gig as a translator on Chinese news… COYBIG

It seems a Tipperary man has gotten a gig as a translator on Chinese news…

The Irish pronunciation of ‘urinal’ has made it to China.

# coybig - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Ireland crowned European Regions Cup champions for the first time

Gerry Smith’s men earned a 1-0 win over Zagreb in today’s final thanks to David Lacey’s first half header at Tallaght Stadium.

# coybig - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

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.

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