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#Kevin Long

# kevin-long - Thursday 8 October, 2020

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out
# 23-man
# 23-man

Byrne included in Ireland's matchday squad, Long and Cullen left out

Oct 8th 2020, 12:57 PM 13,815 Views 23 Comments

Tonight sees the Boys in Green face Slovakia in a one-legged Euro 2020 play-off.

# kevin-long - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Patience pays off for Ireland's Kevin Long with impressive display against Liverpool
# The Long Game
# The Long Game

Patience pays off for Ireland's Kevin Long with impressive display against Liverpool

Jul 14th 2020, 6:27 PM 13,301 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old centre-back helped to end the Premier League champions’ run of 24 consecutive home wins.

# kevin-long - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd
# CONFIRMED
# CONFIRMED

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd

Jul 5th 2020, 11:24 AM 8,074 Views 7 Comments

Both clubs have confirmed their starting teams for the clash at Turf Moor.

# kevin-long - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

7 Irish players that could do with a move this January
# Transfer News
# Transfer News

7 Irish players that could do with a move this January

Updated Jan 8th 2020, 8:02 PM 38,038 Views 33 Comments

Troy Parrott and others who are currently without regular first-team football.

# kevin-long - Thursday 14 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 14th 2019, 9:47 PM 17,228 Views 6 Comments

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

# kevin-long - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Assessing Mick McCarthy's options as his side is plunged into defensive crisis
# Mounting Problems
# Mounting Problems

Assessing Mick McCarthy's options as his side is plunged into defensive crisis

Sep 26th 2019, 7:01 PM 16,078 Views 16 Comments

Ireland’s first-choice defence has played every minute of the campaign so far, but only Seamus Coleman is available for next month’s game with Georgia.

# kevin-long - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

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

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

Sep 11th 2019, 12:00 PM 7,608 Views 5 Comments

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

# kevin-long - Friday 15 March, 2019

West Ham youngster and Burnley's Long drafted into Ireland squad as duo ruled out
# Back Up
# Back Up

West Ham youngster and Burnley's Long drafted into Ireland squad as duo ruled out

Mar 15th 2019, 12:49 PM 8,662 Views 11 Comments

Josh Cullen, who is currently on loan at Charlton, makes the senior squad for the first time.

# kevin-long - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

New contract to extend Ireland defender's run as Burnley's longest-serving player
# Long Run
# Long Run

New contract to extend Ireland defender's run as Burnley's longest-serving player

Oct 10th 2018, 4:23 PM 7,718 Views 3 Comments

Kevin Long has been handed a new deal which will keep him at Turf Moor until the summer of 2021.

# kevin-long - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

Ireland defender Kevin Long scores but Burnley crash out of Carabao Cup at the hands of Burton
# Carabao Cup
# Carabao Cup

Ireland defender Kevin Long scores but Burnley crash out of Carabao Cup at the hands of Burton

Sep 25th 2018, 10:15 PM 3,785 Views 0 Comments

Burnley made a third round exit on Tuesday, while there were big wins for Bournemouth, Man City and Crystal Palace.

# kevin-long - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Strong Irish contingent involved as 10-man Burnley's European dream dealt big blow in Athens
# Greek Tragedy
# Greek Tragedy

Strong Irish contingent involved as 10-man Burnley's European dream dealt big blow in Athens

Aug 23rd 2018, 9:47 PM 10,403 Views 0 Comments

Kevin Long, Stephen Ward and Jeff Hendrick all started as the Clarets went down 3-1 to Olympiacos.

# kevin-long - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Cork defender Kevin Long scores his first-ever Premier League goal for Burnley
# Golazzo
# Golazzo

Cork defender Kevin Long scores his first-ever Premier League goal for Burnley

Apr 14th 2018, 3:52 PM 5,102 Views 2 Comments

The 27-year-old doubled the Clarets’ lead against Leicester City on Saturday afternoon.

# kevin-long - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Chelsea-Arsenal player swap, Everton's £23 million flop free to leave and all today's transfer gossip
# Departures Lounge
# Departures Lounge

Chelsea-Arsenal player swap, Everton's £23 million flop free to leave and all today's transfer gossip

Jan 30th 2018, 12:32 PM 24,113 Views 12 Comments

David Luiz could potentially be part of the deal to take Olivier Giroud to Stamford Bridge.

# kevin-long - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Burnley boss hails Long for bouncing back with impressive Old Trafford display
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

Burnley boss hails Long for bouncing back with impressive Old Trafford display

Dec 27th 2017, 4:45 PM 12,377 Views 3 Comments

Sean Dyche was pleased with how the Irish defender performed after the defeat to Tottenham.

# kevin-long - Monday 18 December, 2017

Ireland defender could be the beneficiary from Tarkowski's violent conduct charge
# A Case For The Defence
# A Case For The Defence

Ireland defender could be the beneficiary from Tarkowski's violent conduct charge

Dec 18th 2017, 7:27 PM 9,788 Views 5 Comments

Burnley defender James Tarkowski was involved in an incident with Brighton’s Glenn Murray on Saturday.

# kevin-long - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

4 Irish players we've got high hopes for at Premier League clubs
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

4 Irish players we've got high hopes for at Premier League clubs

Aug 9th 2017, 5:30 PM 15,917 Views 13 Comments

Sean Scannell of newly-promoted Huddersfield Town and Burnley defender Kevin Long both feature.

# kevin-long - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'When you know what he went through to get the green jersey, words can't describe the emotions'
# Family Affair
# Family Affair

'When you know what he went through to get the green jersey, words can't describe the emotions'

Jun 25th 2017, 8:00 AM 26,563 Views 7 Comments

The summer of 2017 is one the Longs won’t forget in a hurry.

# kevin-long - Monday 12 June, 2017

3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week

Jun 12th 2017, 7:25 PM 11,516 Views 7 Comments

After an indifferent opening, the Boys in Green ultimately earned a deserved point against Austria on Sunday.

Ireland change a winning formula - and almost pay for it
# Analysis
# Analysis

Ireland change a winning formula - and almost pay for it

Jun 12th 2017, 8:00 AM 18,803 Views 29 Comments

The Boys in Green escaped with a draw against Austria after a dire first-half performance.

'It's what dreams are made of' - Long still pinching himself after making competitive debut for Ireland
# Proud Moment
# Proud Moment

'It's what dreams are made of' - Long still pinching himself after making competitive debut for Ireland

Jun 12th 2017, 6:30 AM 3,670 Views 2 Comments

The Burnley defender was a surprise choice at centre-half in last night’s 1-1 draw with Austria.

# kevin-long - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Alan Browne and Kevin Long in line for Ireland debuts as 19 players travel to the US
# Stateside
# Stateside

Alan Browne and Kevin Long in line for Ireland debuts as 19 players travel to the US

May 28th 2017, 2:52 PM 6,050 Views 10 Comments

The Boys in Green face Mexico in New Jersey this Thursday.

# kevin-long - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Kevin Long poised to miss his brother's wedding after getting first Ireland call-up
# Otherwise Engaged
# Otherwise Engaged

Kevin Long poised to miss his brother's wedding after getting first Ireland call-up

May 16th 2017, 4:48 PM 11,428 Views 7 Comments

The Burnley defender is determined to get some game time for the Boys in Green next month.

# kevin-long - Monday 15 May, 2017

'Roy saw him play last week' - Burnley defender brings fresh option to Ireland
# First Timer
# First Timer

'Roy saw him play last week' - Burnley defender brings fresh option to Ireland

May 15th 2017, 5:00 PM 17,014 Views 20 Comments

Former Cork City man Kevin Long has been included in Martin O’Neill’s extended squad for the series of games in June.

# kevin-long - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Long time coming! Ex-Cork defender makes first Premier League start for Burnley
# Welcome Return
# Welcome Return

Long time coming! Ex-Cork defender makes first Premier League start for Burnley

May 6th 2017, 3:04 PM 12,587 Views 12 Comments

It’s great to see Kevin Long back and fit.

# kevin-long - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Ireland's Kevin Long signs new contract with Burnley after being ruled out for season
# Bittersweet
# Bittersweet

Ireland's Kevin Long signs new contract with Burnley after being ruled out for season

Jan 6th 2015, 11:46 AM 3,607 Views 0 Comments

The player made his Premier League debut on New Year’s Day.

# kevin-long - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Former Cork defender suffers cruel twist of fate just 20 minutes into Premier League debut
# Rotten Luck
# Rotten Luck

Former Cork defender suffers cruel twist of fate just 20 minutes into Premier League debut

Jan 1st 2015, 4:30 PM 12,738 Views 0 Comments

You’ve got to feel for Kevin Long.

# kevin-long - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Long to link up with Ireland U21 squad
# Italian Job
# Italian Job

Long to link up with Ireland U21 squad

May 30th 2012, 4:57 PM 677 Views 0 Comments

Burnley defender Kevin Long is one of three names added to the squad ahead of Monday’s qualifier against Italy.