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# coybig - Today’s News

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 - Yesterday’s News

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.

Ian Harte and his sweet left peg won’t be back in the Premier League with Bournemouth

Cherries manager Eddie Howe has praised the former Ireland international for his ‘outstanding service’ after he was released today.

# coybig - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Man-of-the-match James McCarthy leads Toffees to convincing win over Man United

The Ireland midfielder scored inside five minutes in their 3-0 victory at Goodison Park.

# coybig - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Heartbreak as Ireland defender set to miss FA Cup final and possibly Euro 2016 qualifier

Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood says Ciaran Clark is likely to be out for the rest of the season.

# coybig - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Analysis: Why are we all talking about Jack Grealish?

The youngster’s performance in Aston Villa’s FA Cup semi-final was lauded but how good was it?

# coybig - Friday 17 April, 2015

It has not been a good day for one of Ireland’s most promising defenders

Republic of Ireland defender damaged his medial knee ligament against Tottenham last week and will miss FA Cup tie with Liverpool on Sunday.

# coybig - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Martin O’Neill planning to ‘keep an eye’ on one of the LOI’s top full-backs

Stuey Byrne might get his wish after all.

# coybig - Friday 10 April, 2015

Things are finally looking up for one of the great Irish centre-backs

QPR centre-half Dunne has declared himself fit after featuring for their U21s yesterday.

# coybig - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Darron Gibson’s injury nightmare costs him another season with Everton

The Republic of Ireland midfielder has managed just 36 league starts in three years at the club.

# coybig - Friday 3 April, 2015

Bad news for Ireland? Scotland’s away clash with Georgia could be behind closed doors

A tricky assignment may get a little easier for Gordan Strachan’s side.

Back to business: 5 Irish players with points to prove between now and the Scotland game

Ireland’s Euro hopes hang in the balance.

# coybig - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Richard Dunne’s season may not be over after all as he lines up early Rs return

The Ireland centre-half is close to regaining full fitness, according to manager Chris Ramsey.

Ireland U17s to face England at European Championships after being handed tough draw

The Boys in Green will also come up against Netherlands and Italy.

# coybig - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Ireland and Poland both facing Uefa punishment – but for two different reasons

Uefa open investigations into Sunday night’s game in Dublin.

# coybig - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Ireland leave it late once again but live to fight another day

Once again The Boys in Green kept going to the end.

As it happened: Ireland v Poland, Euro 2016 qualifier

It was over to the Aviva Stadium where Martin O’Neill’s men played their first competitive game of 2015.

# coybig - Friday 27 March, 2015

‘It’s not as bizarre as everyone thinks’ – Brady on early recovery from fall ‘down a hole’

The Hull City winger says he is ready to give ’110%’ if called upon by Martin O’Neill this weekend.

# coybig - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Ireland’s U17s have qualified for the European finals after a dramatic final day

Tom Mohan’s men are into this year’s tournament in Bulgaria despite losing 1-0 to Poland.

# coybig - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Five years ago, Harry Arter was stuck in the Conference. Now he’s eyeing up an Ireland debut

Work hard and don’t rest on your laurels – that’s Harry Arter’s recipe for success.

Henry: I told Irish players I handled ball and I was vilified by press

‘I spoke honestly – it was a reflex. A reflex by a competitor, just like when you reach out for the ball on the line when your goalkeeper is beaten.’

# coybig - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Finders keepers? There was more talk today about who will play in goal for Ireland

“It’s the manager’s decision and there’s nothing I can do,” says David Forde.

A Premier League cult hero is now Ireland’s U21 goalkeeping coach

Carlo Cudicini is working with Ireland ahead of their opening European Championship qualifier.

# coybig - Monday 23 March, 2015

‘We’re not going to go around two-footing one of them so you’ll get a game’

Competition for the Ireland number one jersey is fierce — just not that fierce, says Shay Given.

He’s scored more league goals than Costa and Kane – but Murphy still needs to impress

Ipswich striker hoping to carry over his club form and catch Martin O’Neill’s eye.

Who’s here, who’s not, and who’s carrying a knock? The latest from Ireland’s training camp

Martin O’Neill took charge of his first training session of the week in Malahide this morning.

‘You can’t have forever and a day to make your mind up’ – Townsend urges Grealish to commit

Villa youngster can have the same kind of impact as Spurs sensation Harry Kane, says Andy Townsend.

Jack Grealish: ‘Hopefully next year, I’ll be back playing again for Ireland’

The Aston Villa midfielder has been on hiatus from the international scene.

# coybig - Sunday 22 March, 2015

John O’Shea named Republic of Ireland’s Senior Player of the Year

Some delight for the centre-back in what’s been a difficult top-flight season for him.

Seamus Coleman nets for Everton as the Merseysiders get the better of QPR

A 3rd league goal of the campaign for the right-back.

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