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Friday 15 November, 2019

'We're going past Ballybough and Summerhill, his nanny’s house is decked out in all the Ireland stuff'

Jack Byrne praised room-mate and friend, Troy Parrott, after the Spurs youngster made his international debut last night.

Ireland will be without two of their full-backs from last night for crunch Denmark clash

Derrick Williams has been ruled out due to injury, while it’s been confirmed that Lee O’Connor is returning to the U21s.

'I’d love to be more advanced and scoring goals, but wherever he puts me, I’m happy'

Alan Browne helped Ireland claim a deserved win over New Zealand last night.

Impressive O'Connor not expecting to stay with Irish senior team

The Celtic youngster is set to return to the U21s ahead of their crucial qualifier at home to Sweden on Tuesday.

Which Irish player did enough last night to feature against Denmark?

Callum Robinson, Robbie Brady and Alan Browne are among those thought to be in contention to start next week.

Thursday 14 November, 2019

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against New Zealand

Ireland earned a deserved 3-1 victory over the All Whites on the night.

The 17-year-old set for the biggest night of his career so far

Troy Parrott will make his Ireland senior debut against New Zealand this evening.

Wednesday 13 November, 2019

'He should be in it for sure... He's still playing Premier League'

Stephen Hunt believes Shane Long has been unfairly overlooked by Ireland.

Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Do you agree with our predicted Ireland XI to face New Zealand?

Mick McCarthy is unlikely to start too many of his key players in the game.

17-year-old Man City youngster among four players confirmed to make Ireland U21 debut Ready To Go This post contains videos

17-year-old Man City youngster among four players confirmed to make Ireland U21 debut

Gavin Bazunu is set to line out for Stephen Kenny’s side.

Monday 11 November, 2019

'Me and Kevin Kilbane have been in Coppers more times since we retired than as footballers'

Ex-Ireland international Stephen Hunt reflects on life after football.

Preston ask Ireland to monitor fitness of key midfielder

Alan Browne has helped Alex Neil’s side climb to second in the Championship.

Missing Ireland U21 stars open the door for in-form West Ham striker

Anthony Scully has been impressing for the Hammers’ U23 side of late.

Sunday 10 November, 2019

The Irish team who were part of a women's football revolution in England

50 years ago, Dundalk Ladies Football Club helped form the WFA.

'Everything I've done in football is to play for Ireland. When you get that taken away, it's tough'

Irish international Diane Caldwell on the many highs and lows in her career in football.

Saturday 9 November, 2019

The 17-year-old Irish starlet set for America Teenage Dreams This post contains videos

The 17-year-old Irish starlet set for America

It’s been a whirlwind few months for Blessing Kingsley, topped off by FAI Cup glory last Sunday.

Friday 8 November, 2019

After 8 years with Northern Ireland, Michael O'Neill confirmed as new Stoke manager

The former Shamrock Rovers boss will still be in charge of the North for their forthcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

Ireland's Lisa Maguire retires from pro golf at 24

‘I have made a difficult decision to move onto the next chapter,’ the Cavan native said.

Wednesday 6 November, 2019

'He has a really exquisite range of passing for a left-back. He has a terrific left foot'

Stephen Kenny has handed Thomas O’Connor a first call-up for Ireland U21s.

Stephen Kenny 'absolutely delighted' for Troy Parrott, but hints he could return to U21s

The 17-year-old striker has made good progress at Tottenham of late.

Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Ireland underage international goes on trial with Hibs

Michael O’Connor is currently on the books at Linfield.

8 home-based players included as Pauw names Ireland squad for vital qualifier with Greece

The match takes place on 12 November in Panionios, Athens.

Monday 4 November, 2019

17-year-old Tottenham youngster Troy Parrott to be included in Ireland squad for vital Denmark clash

The highly rated teen could make his debut before then in the friendly with New Zealand.

Senior quintet set to leave amid Cork City shake-up

Conor McCormack, Colm Horgan, Garry Buckley, Karl Sheppard and Aaron Barry are all departing the Leesiders.

'Everyone is gutted in there. I'm lost for words'

Sean Hoare, Pat Hoban and Daniel Kelly give their reactions to Dundalk’s treble bid falling just short.

Vinny Perth laments absence of key duo, insists Dundalk are still better than Shamrock Rovers

Patrick McEleney and Chris Shields were unavailable on Sunday due to injury and suspension.

'I'd love for her to be here' - Stephen Bradley pays tribute to late mother after Shamrock Rovers' cup win

The Hoops manager helped his side win the trophy for the first time since 1987.

Sunday 3 November, 2019

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Shamrock Rovers beat Dundalk on penalties to end 32-year wait for FAI Cup glory

Gary O’Neill slotted home the winning spot kick to send Hoops fans into ecstasy.

As it happened: Dundalk v Shamrock Rovers, FAI Cup final

Dundalk faced Shamrock Rovers in the climactic game of the League of Ireland season.

'I initially signed for €200 part-time, the best-paid player was on €500'

Brian Gartland has been a crucial part of Dundalk’s remarkable rise in recent seasons.

'We have a chance to be part of history... There is no point trying to hide from it' Interview This post contains videos

'We have a chance to be part of history... There is no point trying to hide from it'

Stephen Bradley has urged his Shamrock Rovers players to embrace the big occasion today.

Saturday 2 November, 2019

Irish duo on target as Newcastle and Brighton pick up victories

Shane Duffy and Ciaran Clark helped their respective sides secure wins.

As it happened: Aston Villa v Liverpool, Premier League

Liverpool faced Aston Villa, as they looked to maintain their impressive start to the season.

'There is potential to cement ourselves as one of the all-time great teams'

Vinny Perth’s Dundalk will complete a domestic treble if they beat Shamrock Rovers in the FAI Cup final on Sunday.

'When you’re going from a 9-0 win to facing Wexford, you have to question if that’s the right preparation'

Aine O’Gorman will be hoping to inspire Peamount to a win in this weekend’s FAI Cup final.

How two aspiring footballers hit 10 million YouTube subscribers Rise This post contains videos

How two aspiring footballers hit 10 million YouTube subscribers

Jeremy Lynch and Billy Wingrove started out on a conventional path to football stardom, but ultimately took a different route to get there.

Friday 1 November, 2019

We need to think more about footballers' mental health

The manner in which Granit Xhaka has been abused of late is unacceptable.

'I just keep going' - The 83-year-old who has spent a lifetime in Irish football

Tommy Harkin will be on the Finn Harps bench as they look to ensure their Premier Division survival tonight.

'Does winning this game define the season? I think that's fair to say'

Ronan Finn is hoping to lead Shamrock Rovers to a first FAI Cup triumph since 1987 on Sunday.

Thursday 31 October, 2019

'You might meet friends for a drink... They'll say: Jeez, you were poor last week'

Shamrock Rovers’ Sean Kavanagh on banter with his mates and returning home from England.