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#EC Qualification

# ec-qualification - Saturday 12 October, 2019

As it happened: Georgia v Ireland, Euro 2020 qualifiers

Ireland were held to a dismal 0-0 draw by Georgia in Tbilisi. Catch up on what little action there was in our minute-by-minute report.

# ec-qualification - Thursday 5 September, 2019

As it happened: Ireland v Switzerland, Euro 2020 qualifier Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Ireland v Switzerland, Euro 2020 qualifier

We went minute-by-minute as Mick McCarthy’s men welcomed Switzerland to the Aviva Stadium.

# ec-qualification - Monday 10 June, 2019

As it happened: Ireland v Gibraltar, Euro 2020 qualifier

Ireland faced Gibraltar, as Mick McCarthy’s men look to make it 10 points from 12 in the campaign.

# ec-qualification - Friday 7 June, 2019

As it happened: Denmark v Ireland, Euro 2020 qualifier

Mick McCarthy’s side were in Copenhagen aiming to remain unbeaten in Group D.

# ec-qualification - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

As it happened: Ireland vs Georgia, Euro 2020 qualifier

We went minute-by-minute as Ireland faced Georgia in Dublin.

# ec-qualification - Saturday 23 March, 2019

As it happened: Gibraltar vs Ireland, Euro 2020 qualifier

Mick McCarthy took charge of his first Ireland game in 17 years as the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign got underway in Gibraltar.

# ec-qualification - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Sound man James McClean got out of the way so this fan could see Walters' penalty Oh Sit Down This post contains videos

Sound man James McClean got out of the way so this fan could see Walters' penalty

“Send you a postcard they said, enjoy your holidays they said!”

Here's how tonight's remaining playoff games will impact Ireland's Euro 2016 group

While Ireland can’t move out of pot 4, pots 2 and 3 can change dramatically.

9 brilliant pictures sum up just how much last night's win meant to Ireland

Because the bad nights are there so often we may as well enjoy the good ones.

Irish fans mobbed this BBC News reporter outside the Aviva Stadium Party On This post contains videos

There was an almighty session on Camden Street after Ireland's win last night

Even the garda helicopter joined in the fun.

'One out of 10 is not great but when it means as much as that, I'll take it all day'

Robbie Brady celebrates a dream come true against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

'They were in my ear. You've got to be mentally strong' - Walters talks us through a historic night

We did it the hard way, says Walters as he savours European Championship return.

# ec-qualification - Monday 16 November, 2015

As it happened: Ireland v Bosnia, Euro 2016 play-off

Ireland took on Bosnia, with a place in France next summer up for grabs

We're off to France! Jon Walters double books Ireland's place at Euro 2016

Ireland have qualified for Euro 2016. Who’s taking the horse to France?

Poll: Do you think Ireland will qualify for Euro 2016? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think Ireland will qualify for Euro 2016?

Martin O’Neill’s men are 90 minutes away from qualification.

Will this be the Ireland team for tonight's Euro 2016 decider against Bosnia?

O’Neill unlikely to tinker too much with the team that claimed a valuable draw in Zenica.

# ec-qualification - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Hungary have qualified for a major championship for the first time in 30 years

Former Watford and Ipswich striker Tamas Priskin scored a vital goal for the Magyars this evening.

# ec-qualification - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Ukraine have one foot in Euro 2016 after comfortable win over Slovenia

The first leg hosts won 2-0 today.

A little kid had to go to school as a super hero... so he chose Jon Walters

He’s not the hero Ireland deserves, but he’s the one he needs.

# ec-qualification - Friday 13 November, 2015

'I barely saw it myself' - The fog impacted everyone including Robbie Brady

Ireland’s goalscorer struggled with the fog too.

As it happened: Bosnia-Herzegovina v Ireland, Euro 2016 play-off first-leg

Could Ireland keep the tie alive in Zenica? We followed all the action.

Ireland boss keen to 'light up' Euro 2016 alongside O'Neill, Hodgson and Coleman

The Ireland boss admits his a little envious of his international colleagues.

# ec-qualification - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Grief-stricken Hungary beat Norway to edge one step closer to Euro 2016

The Hungarians wore black armbands to mark the death of former player Marton Fulop.

'I've put French football on map' claims Zlatan

The Swedish striker was in his usual shy form ahead of Sweden’s Euro 2016 playoff with Denmark.

'It gives us even more power' - Dzeko glad to be facing Ireland at Bosnia's 'special' little stadium

The Roma star believes the tiny Bilino Polje Stadium will be key to sending them to Euro 2016.

Will Sweden, Ukraine and Norway advance in the other Euro 2016 playoffs?

There’s three other games for international football fans to sink their teeth into this weekend.

Ireland must go into future games with more than just a gambler's chance

We may not reach Euro 2016 but they can build on this campaign says Tommy Martin.

# ec-qualification - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

'I scored 20 goals in 24 games this year - it's not like I'm on my way out!'

Robbie Keane is ready to play his part against Bosnia – whatever that may be.

Keep Martin! Keane backs O'Neill to stay on for another term with Ireland

O’Neill “absolutely open” to another campaign but focus is on Bosnia for now.

O'Neill getting 'almost hourly' updates on Shane Long, as Meyler suffers training knock

Long ‘improving’ as Ireland prepare to fly out to Zenica.

# ec-qualification - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

'The first day, he told me he wanted me to be his main man'

Daryl Murphy brushes off Mick McCarthy ‘banter’ and hails his club manager’s influence.

# ec-qualification - Monday 9 November, 2015

'We're not babies any more!' It's time for next generation to step up, says Coleman

Everton defender ready to shoulder more responsibility against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

'He is a great manager. I've seen that first hand' - Seamus Coleman reacts to Moyes' sacking

Moyes sacked by Real Sociedad after just 364 days in charge.

Martin O'Neill plays the waiting game as Long and O'Shea race to be fit for Bosnia

Rob Elliot’s absence “a wee bit strange,” says O’Neill as question marks hang over five of play-off squad.

# ec-qualification - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Don't Pjanic! O'Neill knows Bosnia's free-kick king can hurt Ireland

Roma star has scored four goals from frees already this season.

# ec-qualification - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Can Wes Hoolahan start both games against Bosnia?

Ireland boss says there will be “a great deal of player management” as Ireland face two games in 72 hours.

Miss out on Ireland v Bosnia tickets? FAI confirms there will be another general sale

Second batch of tickets for the home leg will go on sale next Monday.

Shane Long is 'touch and go' for Ireland's Euro 2016 play-off

Striker left out of Southampton squad as he continues his recovery from an ankle injury.

# ec-qualification - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Boost for Ireland as Shane Long in line to return before Bosnia playoff

The Southampton striker could feature in the Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2016 playoff with Bosnia.

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