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Saturday 21 November, 2020

Irish international's excellent season in League One continues
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

Irish international's excellent season in League One continues

Nov 21st 2020, 6:14 PM 9,526 Views 3 Comments

Ronan Curtis scored his seventh and eighth goals of the campaign amid a Portsmouth win.

Friday 20 November, 2020

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await
# Influence
# Influence

England's Itoje seeks solace from 'The Lion King' as Ireland await

Nov 20th 2020, 10:40 PM 6,983 Views 1 Comment

The animated children’s film is providing the England star with unusual inspiration.

Has Paul Pogba reached a point of no return at Man United?
# Analysis
# Analysis

Has Paul Pogba reached a point of no return at Man United?

Nov 20th 2020, 6:46 PM 8,372 Views 10 Comments

The Frenchman has been reduced to a substitute role on more than one occasion this season.

Thursday 19 November, 2020

A landmark night with Ireland and aiming to establish himself at a new club
# Debutant
# Debutant

A landmark night with Ireland and aiming to establish himself at a new club

Nov 19th 2020, 11:00 PM 9,966 Views 1 Comment

Ryan Manning made his international debut on Thursday night.

Impossible to make definitive judgements on Kenny and Ireland amid freak set of circumstances
# Talking Points
# Talking Points

Impossible to make definitive judgements on Kenny and Ireland amid freak set of circumstances

Nov 19th 2020, 6:30 AM 17,276 Views 12 Comments

The team’s winless run continued last night against Bulgaria.

Wednesday 18 November, 2020

'I should have had a couple tonight, I hold my hands up'
# Frustration
# Frustration

'I should have had a couple tonight, I hold my hands up'

Nov 18th 2020, 11:08 PM 11,162 Views 2 Comments

James Collins expressed disappointment following tonight’s 0-0 draw with Bulgaria.

As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, Nations League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, Nations League

Nov 18th 2020, 7:58 PM 91,465 Views 76 Comments

Ireland face Bulgaria, as Stephen Kenny’s side aim to end a long winless run.

The next generation of young Irish players looking to make their mark
# Hot Prospects
# Hot Prospects

The next generation of young Irish players looking to make their mark

Nov 18th 2020, 12:02 AM 8,292 Views 6 Comments

With the current U21 campaign set to end, there are plenty more talented youngsters set to make the step up.

Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Ireland U17 defender signs first pro contract with Premier League club
# One For The Future
# One For The Future

Ireland U17 defender signs first pro contract with Premier League club

Nov 17th 2020, 9:30 PM 51,326 Views 21 Comments

It’s been a day to remember for Crystal Palace left-back Tayo Adaramola.

Over 2 million in Britain and Ireland watch Katie Taylor's fight
# Popular
# Popular

Over 2 million in Britain and Ireland watch Katie Taylor's fight

Nov 17th 2020, 6:03 PM 11,654 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, in more good news for the 34-year-old Bray native, she has just been named Ring Magazine’s pound-for-pound number one fighter.

Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria
# Bad Luck
# Bad Luck

Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria

Nov 17th 2020, 5:10 PM 39,285 Views 8 Comments

Stephen Kenny will be without several key players tomorrow night.

'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'
# Potential
# Potential

'I spoke to Darren Ferguson at length and he said he was going to be a key player'

Nov 17th 2020, 1:11 PM 10,698 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford is tipping Jack Taylor for a bright future, after the midfielder’s call up to the senior side.

Ireland's youngsters determined to end campaign on a high after missing out on qualification
# Optimism
# Optimism

Ireland's youngsters determined to end campaign on a high after missing out on qualification

Nov 17th 2020, 12:15 PM 4,046 Views 2 Comments

Conor Masterson insists there are positives to take for the team.

Monday 16 November, 2020

Shamrock Rovers stars among 4 new call-ups to Ireland squad
# New Faces
# New Faces

Shamrock Rovers stars among 4 new call-ups to Ireland squad

Nov 16th 2020, 3:35 PM 27,575 Views 54 Comments

Aaron McEneff and Graham Burke are set to link up with Stephen Kenny’s side.

5 talking points as Ireland suffer a familiar type of frustration
# Analysis
# Analysis

5 talking points as Ireland suffer a familiar type of frustration

Nov 16th 2020, 12:02 AM 8,679 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, Jack Byrne ended a 35-year wait for a League of Ireland player to be capped in a competitive fixture for the Boys in Green.

Sunday 15 November, 2020

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Uefa Nations League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Uefa Nations League

Nov 15th 2020, 4:22 PM 100,035 Views 52 Comments

Wales hosted Ireland, as Stephen Kenny’s side looked to end a long winless run.

'I was big into the Gaelic and hurling' - Ireland's Dara O'Shea reveals admiration for Dublin GAA star
# Gratitude
# Gratitude

'I was big into the Gaelic and hurling' - Ireland's Dara O'Shea reveals admiration for Dublin GAA star

Nov 15th 2020, 9:00 AM 13,863 Views 1 Comment

The defender looked up to fellow St Judes player Kevin McManamon.

Crucial World Cup ranking points at stake, as Ireland aim to end barren run against Ryan Giggs-less Wales
# Preview
# Preview

Crucial World Cup ranking points at stake, as Ireland aim to end barren run against Ryan Giggs-less Wales

Nov 15th 2020, 7:30 AM 7,055 Views 2 Comments

Stephen Kenny’s side are also aiming a run of five games without a goal.

'We only conceded 4 chances in 3 games' - Kenny plays down Ireland concerns
# Optimism
# Optimism

'We only conceded 4 chances in 3 games' - Kenny plays down Ireland concerns

Nov 15th 2020, 1:00 AM 4,467 Views 2 Comments

The Irish boss feels his side should not be judged solely on last Thursday’s friendly against England.

Troy Parrott not ready for 90 minutes, as Ireland's youngsters prepare for vital games
# Held In Reserve
# Held In Reserve

Troy Parrott not ready for 90 minutes, as Ireland's youngsters prepare for vital games

Nov 15th 2020, 12:01 AM 8,402 Views 8 Comments

The Tottenham youngster is recuperating from a long-term injury.

Saturday 14 November, 2020

'When things weren’t working out for him at Liverpool, he showed his real character'
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

'When things weren’t working out for him at Liverpool, he showed his real character'

Nov 14th 2020, 11:00 PM 14,506 Views 0 Comments

Conor Masterson is set to captain Ireland U21s when they meet Iceland on Sunday.

From going to Ireland games as a kid to representing them at Wembley
# Dreams
# Dreams

From going to Ireland games as a kid to representing them at Wembley

Nov 14th 2020, 5:58 PM 7,671 Views 1 Comment

Unlike most, Dara O’Shea has had a brilliant 2020.

Stephen Kenny: 'It has been a tough period... But I'm not complaining about that'
# Keep Calm And Carry On
# Keep Calm And Carry On

Stephen Kenny: 'It has been a tough period... But I'm not complaining about that'

Nov 14th 2020, 4:50 PM 22,347 Views 37 Comments

The Ireland boss has seen a number of important players ruled out of late.

'I said it to his face, it made me feel proud'
# Growth
# Growth

'I said it to his face, it made me feel proud'

Nov 14th 2020, 1:50 PM 15,849 Views 8 Comments

Ireland U21s boss Jim Crawford says he is delighted with Jason Knight’s promotion to the senior team.

Friday 13 November, 2020

'It's a big carrot that we can be the first Irish team ever to qualify for the U21s'
# Ambition
# Ambition

'It's a big carrot that we can be the first Irish team ever to qualify for the U21s'

Nov 13th 2020, 11:00 PM 6,986 Views 1 Comment

Zack Elbouzedi is hoping to help inspire wins over Iceland and Luxembourg, which should be enough to see Ireland reach the Euros.

No one ever said it was going to be easy for Stephen Kenny and Ireland
# Talking Points
# Talking Points

No one ever said it was going to be easy for Stephen Kenny and Ireland

Nov 13th 2020, 6:30 AM 6,316 Views 9 Comments

England were the far superior side on a disappointing night for Ireland at Wembley.

Thursday 12 November, 2020

The Irish teenager preparing for one of the biggest games of his career
# Looking Ahead
# Looking Ahead

The Irish teenager preparing for one of the biggest games of his career

Nov 12th 2020, 11:00 PM 10,636 Views 0 Comments

Nathan Collins is set to feature in a crucial qualifier against Iceland on Sunday.

'It's never nice to lose 3-0 and have the ball knocked around you a little bit'
# Frustration
# Frustration

'It's never nice to lose 3-0 and have the ball knocked around you a little bit'

Nov 12th 2020, 10:45 PM 9,528 Views 10 Comments

Matt Doherty expressed his disappointment after Ireland were well beaten tonight.

As it happened: England v Ireland, International friendly
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: England v Ireland, International friendly

Nov 12th 2020, 8:24 PM 76,033 Views 101 Comments

Ireland faced England, as Stephen Kenny looked to pick up his first win as the national team boss.

Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Tommy O’Brien among the latest injury problems for Leinster
# Setback
# Setback

Tommy O’Brien among the latest injury problems for Leinster

Nov 11th 2020, 2:41 PM 10,317 Views 9 Comments

However, there is better news for Harry Byrne and Rory O’Loughlin.

Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Daryl Horgan is trying to stop 'beating myself up'
# Confidence
# Confidence

Daryl Horgan is trying to stop 'beating myself up'

Nov 10th 2020, 11:00 PM 7,337 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland winger was recently recalled to the squad by Stephen Kenny.

'He should never have been in that position in the first place'
# Eligibility
# Eligibility

'He should never have been in that position in the first place'

Nov 10th 2020, 1:00 PM 19,761 Views 22 Comments

Daryl Horgan believes the rules that allowed Declan Rice to switch international allegiance are too lax.

Monday 9 November, 2020

'As an Irish kid, you don't grow up thinking: I'd love to play at Wembley'
# ANOTHER GAME
# ANOTHER GAME

'As an Irish kid, you don't grow up thinking: I'd love to play at Wembley'

Nov 9th 2020, 11:00 PM 12,901 Views 9 Comments

Aaron Connolly has played down the hype surrounding Ireland’s upcoming fixture with England.

'How was I meant to know where someone who tested positive was sat?' - Aaron Connolly on plane drama
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

'How was I meant to know where someone who tested positive was sat?' - Aaron Connolly on plane drama

Nov 9th 2020, 5:23 PM 39,857 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland star missed last month’s crucial play-off against Slovakia in frustrating fashion.

Sunday 8 November, 2020

Cyrus Christie replaces Enda Stevens in Ireland squad
# Change
# Change

Cyrus Christie replaces Enda Stevens in Ireland squad

Nov 8th 2020, 10:19 PM 6,538 Views 5 Comments

The Sheffield United star has been forced to pull out through injury.

As it happened: Man City v Liverpool, Premier League
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Man City v Liverpool, Premier League

Nov 8th 2020, 3:27 PM 39,317 Views 9 Comments

Man City faced Liverpool in a game that could have a big influence on this season’s title race.

Saturday 7 November, 2020

Working the 11pm-to-7am shift while winning promotion
# Profile
# Profile

Working the 11pm-to-7am shift while winning promotion

Nov 7th 2020, 7:15 AM 11,849 Views 1 Comment

Tim Clancy reflects on a memorable season that saw Drogheda crowned First Division champions.

Friday 6 November, 2020

'He's a fantastic individual with real talent, real potential'
# Hot Prospect
# Hot Prospect

'He's a fantastic individual with real talent, real potential'

Nov 6th 2020, 3:32 PM 9,891 Views 0 Comments

Ireland U21s boss Jim Crawford has heaped praise on Jason Knight after his recent stint in the senior set-up.

'We're not going to put anybody at risk' - Jim Crawford responds to Millwall boss's Troy Parrott comments
# Protection
# Protection

'We're not going to put anybody at risk' - Jim Crawford responds to Millwall boss's Troy Parrott comments

Nov 6th 2020, 2:33 PM 8,043 Views 0 Comments

Gary Rowett had previously suggested he was less than pleased with the youngster going away on international duty.

Thursday 5 November, 2020

Bittersweet night for Dundalk star as he equals Glen Crowe's European record
# Landmark
# Landmark

Bittersweet night for Dundalk star as he equals Glen Crowe's European record

Nov 5th 2020, 11:33 PM 5,051 Views 0 Comments

David McMilllan’s brace against Rapid Vienna means he now has 11 in total.