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#Michael O'Neill

# michael-oneill - Monday 30 March, 2015

How Kyle Lafferty went from ‘out-of-control womaniser’ to Northern Ireland’s saviour

The man-management skills of Michael O’Neill have led to the striker’s renaissance.

# michael-oneill - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Could Northern Ireland be heading to the Euros? They won again this evening

Kyle Lafferty scored twice as the hosts beat Finland.

# michael-oneill - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Northern Ireland’s key Euro 2016 qualifier to be met with religious protests

Michael O’Neill’s men have made a blistering start to the campaign.

# michael-oneill - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Michael O’Neill still upbeat despite Bucharest defeat

After opening their campaign with three straight victories, the North lost last night.

# michael-oneill - Friday 14 November, 2014

Northern Ireland look to continue superb start to their qualification campaign

Michael O’Neill is overseeing a remarkable turnaround with a team that’s been beaten, bloodied and broken for many years.

# michael-oneill - Sunday 12 October, 2014

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night

An ex-Manchester United winger popped up with a gorgeous last-gasp strike to grab a point for his side.

# michael-oneill - Friday 8 November, 2013

Enda Kenny proposes an all-Ireland soccer team to play against England

Taoiseach raises idea of 32-county side to take part in occasional charity matches.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Northern Ireland boss not concerned about losing players to O’Neill

Michael O’Neill doesn’t see his Derry-born namesake’s appointment being an issue.

# michael-oneill - Sunday 2 June, 2013

Wolves striker McAlinden switches allegiance, declares for the Republic

Michael O’Neill has failed to persuade the U21 striker to stay with Northern Ireland.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Opinion: The international football team of the week

There were some phenomenal matches this week, and a number of stunning performances to boot.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Airtricity League: Kavanagh thriving on his red redemption

Ahead of tonight’s Dublin derby in Tolka Park, Shelbourne winger Paddy Kavanagh opens up on his nightmare season at Shamrock Rovers and his fresh start in Drumcondra.

# michael-oneill - Monday 20 February, 2012

Michael O’Neill coaxes Hughes out of retirement for first game in charge

Young Newcastle man Shane Ferguson is also featured in Northern Ireland panel to face Norway next week.

# michael-oneill - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Magilton confirmed as Melbourne coach

The ex-Shamrock Rovers assistant has signed a deal to manage the A-League side until the end of the season.

# michael-oneill - Friday 6 January, 2012

McClean says he is sticking with Republic, despite O’Neill’s advances

The star has received abuse from angry Northern Irish fans on Twitter following confirmation of his decision.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Due South: O’Neill keen to develop new talent

The former Shamrock Rovers manager was unveiled at Windsor Park today and has pledged to do everything in his power to bring in additional players.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Hoop Dreams: Kenny unveiled as new Rovers boss I'm The Gaffer This post contains images

Hoop Dreams: Kenny unveiled as new Rovers boss

The Premier Division champions presented their new boss at Tallaght Stadium today.

North star: O’Neill confirmed as Northern Ireland manager

Michael O’Neill has been appointed as Nigel Worthington’s successor on two-year deal.

# michael-oneill - Friday 23 December, 2011

O’Neill offered Northern Ireland job – reports

Former Shamrock Rovers boss Michael O’Neill has been offered the vacant Northern Ireland job, according to reports this morning.

# michael-oneill - Monday 19 December, 2011

Awards time: Irish soccer nominations announced

Three managers and three players will battle it out to scoop the Airtricity/Soccer Writers’ Association of Ireland Personality of the Year.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 15 December, 2011

Europa League Preview: Shamrock Rovers v Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham come to town for Michael O’Neill’s last hurrah with the Hoops.

The Morning Score: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from where you left those keys again.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

O’Neill’s departure from the Hoops confirmed

The Shamrock Rovers boss will leave the club when his contract expires at the end of the month, according to a club statement released today.

Michael O’Neill to be interviewed for Northern Ireland job

Rovers manager will face committee next week while his assistant, Jim Magilton, and Iain Dowie have appointments today.

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from the going rate for Christmas jumpers.

# michael-oneill - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Gerry Armstrong still waiting on Northern Ireland response

World Cup hero says he’s yet to hear back from the IFA on his application to succeed Nigel Worthington.

# michael-oneill - Monday 12 December, 2011

Michael O’Neill set to leave Rovers… but Hoops say ‘nothing’s changed’

Thursday night’s Europa League tie with Spurs could be the former Northern Ireland international’s last game in charge of the Hoops.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 8 December, 2011

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The Morning Score: Thursday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from where you left that umbrella.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

As it happened: Rubin Kazan v Shamrock Rovers

As Shamrock Rovers took on Rubin Kazan in their penultimate Europa League game, we brought you the action minute-by-minute.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Bohemians confirm Hibs approach for Fenlon

The Gypsies have granted Hibs permission to open contract talks with manager Pat Fenlon, it was confirmed this evening.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 3 November, 2011

As it happened: Shamrock Rovers v PAOK Salonika

We brought you minute-by-minute coverage, as Shamrock Rovers took on PAOK Salonika in the fourth game of their Europa League group campaign.

O’Neill happy with Hoops as Greeks come to town

Michael O’Neill says that he’s “not applying for jobs elsewhere” as Shamrock Rovers prepare for tonight’s Europa League clash with PAOK in Dublin.

# michael-oneill - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

Heaven 17: Shamrock Rovers celebrate their league win (Photos) Champions This post contains images

Heaven 17: Shamrock Rovers celebrate their league win (Photos)

There might be a couple of sore heads in green and white this morning.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 20 October, 2011

Greek drama: Protest expected at Shamrock Rovers’ Europa League game

Michael O’Neill’s side and the club’s fans deal with disruption caused by a general strike ahead of the Group A showdown with PAOK Salonika tonight.

# michael-oneill - Saturday 15 October, 2011

Kerr among suitors that could fill Nigel’s boots

Former Ireland boss Brian Kerr has confirmed an interest in taking charge of Northern Ireland following the departure of Nigel Worthington.

# michael-oneill - Monday 10 October, 2011

Worthington to step down as Northern Ireland boss

Shamrock Rovers’ Michael O’Neill and Brian Kerr are among the early favourites to succeed the manager.

# michael-oneill - Friday 30 September, 2011

Rovers goal had ‘Arry worried

Spurs boss Harry Redknapp has admitted he got a tad concerned when Shamrock Rovers took a shock lead against his team at White Hart Lane.

WATCH: all the goals from White Hart Lane last night London Calling This post contains videos

WATCH: all the goals from White Hart Lane last night

Shamrock Rovers were reeled in by Spurs after a heady 10-minute period in which they led the Premier League heavyweights. Here’s what happened.

The Morning Score: Friday

It’s the morning after the night before for Shamrock Rovers fans. Here’s everything you need to know.

# michael-oneill - Thursday 29 September, 2011

As it happened: Tottenham 3-1 Shamrock Rovers

Shamrock Rovers went delirious after Stephen Rice had given them the lead, but they ultimately couldn’t keep Spurs down in London…

O’Neill: We need to enjoy White Hart Lane experience and not be intimidated

Michael O’Neill has stressed the importance of being relaxed going into Shamrock Rovers’ Europa League tie against Tottenham tonight.

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