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#Jack Byrne

# jack-byrne - Saturday 21 March, 2020

'Everyone must help. If you don't take it seriously and catch the virus you'll pass it on and harm people'

Jack Byrne and Graham Burke explain the importance of isolating to fight Covid-19 after contributing to a €25,000 emergency fund for fellow League of Ireland players.

# jack-byrne - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Jack Byrne scoops Player of the Month award for February

Jordan Flores finished second, having scored that stunning goal against Shamrock Rovers.

# jack-byrne - Monday 2 March, 2020

'I was getting a bit of stick from Dundalk fans before that, and I don’t really know why' Byrne After Reading This post contains videos

'I was getting a bit of stick from Dundalk fans before that, and I don’t really know why'

Jack Byrne is hoping for another Irish call-up in a couple of weeks having scored the winner in Friday’s clash with Dundalk.

# jack-byrne - Friday 28 February, 2020

'I texted Jack last night to say, ‘Friday night, under the lights: that’s your time'

Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk go head-to-head in a mouthwatering clash at Tallaght Stadium tonight.

# jack-byrne - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Ireland's young footballers and their 'dream' moves to England - the good, the bad and the ugly

David Sneyd talks to a player, a parent, an agent, and a head of recruitment about what goes into making the decision.

# jack-byrne - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

'I speak to Troy all the time. He’s happy at Spurs. He loves it there’

Jack Byrne opens up on his friend’s future, what’s next for him with Shamrock Rovers and Ireland’s Euro 2020 hopes.

# jack-byrne - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

3 League of Ireland players who moved abroad in 2019 and 3 who could follow in 2020

Jack Byrne and others who could potentially make the switch.

# jack-byrne - Saturday 23 November, 2019

No rush: Jack Byrne needs to be sure that his next move is the right one

Byrne is ‘at a club and a league which has allowed him to become a senior international’, says Vinny Perth.

# jack-byrne - Thursday 21 November, 2019

'He's on the same level as Jack Byrne' - Dundalk's new signing is one to watch out for

Veteran team-mate Michael Doyle hails playmaker’s talents but insists he must meet standards of League of Ireland champions.

# jack-byrne - Monday 18 November, 2019

Parrott and Byrne in, Hogan and O'Dowda out - Ireland matchday squad confirmed for Denmark showdown

Mick McCarthy’s 23 for the crunch Euro 2020 qualifier at the Aviva Stadium tonight is in.

# jack-byrne - 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.

# jack-byrne - 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.

# jack-byrne - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Troy Parrott and Jack Byrne to start for Ireland in friendly with New Zealand

The Spurs striker will become Ireland’s third-youngest senior international tomorrow night.

# jack-byrne - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Shamrock Rovers star Jack Byrne named Player of the Year at PFAI Awards

Vinny Perth, Danny Mandroiu, Denise O’Sullivan and Enda Stevens were also among the winners.

# jack-byrne - Saturday 2 November, 2019

'When he was dying he said to me: ‘Jack is going to play for Ireland, he’s special’'

David Sneyd sits down with Ireland and Shamrock Rovers midfielder Jack Byrne, along with his family, ahead of the FAI Cup final.

# jack-byrne - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Jack Byrne, Michael Duffy and Sean Gannon up for PFAI Player of the Year

Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers players dominate the Premier Division Team of the Year, meanwhile.

# jack-byrne - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Stevens returns and Byrne makes way as Ireland squad finalised for Switzerland tonight

Enda Stevens missed the draw with Georgia due to suspension.

# jack-byrne - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Could Jack Byrne become Ireland's next divisive creative player?

The Shamrock Rovers star impressed in a friendly against Bulgaria on Tuesday.

# jack-byrne - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'There was loads of tears. You hear the crowd and think: Jesus Christ, I'm actually in this situation'

Jack Byrne reflects on making his first senior international appearance for Ireland last night.

'The lads were saying before, if we lose, the Cork boys are getting the blame'

Kevin Long’s goal helped Ireland overcome the Bulgarians at the Aviva.

'Jack Byrne, his mother needs to take incredible credit for what he's doing now'

Jackie Byrne has been instrumental in her son’s success, according to Graham Barrett.

The 28-year-old striker whose Ireland debut was worth the wait

James Collins came off the bench to score against Bulgaria last night.

# jack-byrne - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Mick McCarthy: 'Jack Byrne lit the place up, to be fair'

The Rovers midfielder made his senior international debut in tonight’s 3-1 win over Bulgaria.

'I never really had off-the-field issues. It was more boredom' Interview This post contains videos

'I never really had off-the-field issues. It was more boredom'

Jack Byrne on the highs and lows of his career so far ahead of a potential Ireland debut against Bulgaria.

# jack-byrne - Monday 19 August, 2019

Jack Byrne impresses again with two long-range goals as Rovers hammer Waterford Hoops This post contains videos

Jack Byrne impresses again with two long-range goals as Rovers hammer Waterford

Stephen Bradley’s men delivered a comprehensive win on Monday at the RSC.

# jack-byrne - Friday 16 August, 2019

Teenagers Parrott and Collins included in provisional Ireland squad for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier New Faces This post contains videos

Teenagers Parrott and Collins included in provisional Ireland squad for crunch Euro 2020 qualifier

There is also a first call-up for ex-Cork City player Kieran Sadlier.

# jack-byrne - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Outstanding European efforts see Jack Byrne claim second LOI player-of-the-month award

‘I’m very grateful to win the award again but I wouldn’t be collecting it if it wasn’t for how well we did in Europe as a group.’

# jack-byrne - Friday 26 July, 2019

'Unless he is doing that he has no chance for me' - McCarthy on how Jack Byrne fits into his Irish team

Elsewhere, the manager says he is waiting for James McCarthy to get a move from Everton.

# jack-byrne - Friday 19 July, 2019

'You have to connect with the man to get to the player, and that's what we've done'

Stephen Bradley talks about how he and Rovers have helped Jack Byrne tap his potential, following a classy showing against SK Brann in Europe.

# jack-byrne - Friday 24 May, 2019

Shamrock Rovers overcome Cork to keep pace with leaders Dundalk

Joey O’Brien and Roberto Lopes got the goals for the Hoops.

# jack-byrne - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

McCarthy names 30-man Ireland squad for Portugal trip

The Boys in Green head to the Algarve for an end-of-season training camp later this month.

# jack-byrne - Friday 12 April, 2019

Jack Byrne stars again as leaders Shamrock Rovers maintain eight-point advantage

Stephen Bradley’s men will take some catching atop the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division table.

‘I got a personal text from Mick McCarthy to say well done. He didn’t have to do that, it was a really nice touch’

SWAI Player of the Month Jack Byrne discusses returning to Ireland, his recent international call-up and his ambitions with Shamrock Rovers.

# jack-byrne - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Jack Byrne continues flying start at Rovers with Player of the Month award

The midfielder scored three times across March and was included in Mick McCarthy’s Ireland squad.

# jack-byrne - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

'It’s been a mad couple of days, and I’m still trying to get my head around it'

Jack Byrne can create history this week by becoming the first domestic player to play competitively for Ireland in almost 35 years.

# jack-byrne - Monday 18 March, 2019

'We spoke when Jack came in about leaving his ego at the door... That's the thing he's brought to us' Difference Maker This post contains videos

'We spoke when Jack came in about leaving his ego at the door... That's the thing he's brought to us'

Stephen Bradley reserved praise for his midfield star after an impressive performance in Shamrock Rovers’ win on Friday.

# jack-byrne - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Jack Byrne drafted into Ireland squad for qualifiers against Gibraltar and Georgia

The Shamrock Rovers midfielder replaces the injured Callum O’Dowda.

# jack-byrne - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Jack Byrne ignoring 'last chance saloon' talk after promising Rovers debut

The 22-year-old Dubliner helped the Hoops to see off Waterford last night at the RSC.

# jack-byrne - Friday 7 December, 2018

Shamrock Rovers announce the arrival of former Man City youngster Jack Byrne

The 22-year-old midfielder will attempt to turn his career around in the League of Ireland next season.

# jack-byrne - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Jack Byrne linked with move to Shamrock Rovers Exclusive

The 22-year-old looks set to leave Scottish Premiership leaders Kilmarnock after just four months.

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