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#Mick McCarthy

# mick-mccarthy - Thursday 3 September, 2020

McCarthy's Sky commentary a comical counterpoint as Kenny's Ireland show signs of real change

Although he initially looked uneasy with the new style, Shane Duffy showed some of Ireland’s traditional strengths to rescue a draw in Bulgaria.

# mick-mccarthy - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Mick McCarthy: 'There is a lot more to come from David McGoldrick'

Former Ireland manager has heaped praise on 32-year-old who has found success late in his career.

# mick-mccarthy - Saturday 11 July, 2020

'Jack's passing will be felt in Ireland more than anywhere else'

Mick McCarthy and Niall Quinn have paid tribute to Jack Charlton who passed away this morning.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

20 years of drama in Irish football, Chapter 2: Saipan - Paradise Lost

If everything had gone to plan, the 2002 World Cup would have been the crowning moment of Roy Keane’s career. Instead he came home before the tournament began and the inquest lasted for months.

# mick-mccarthy - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland's Euro 2020 qualifying campaign?

Test your memory of last year’s qualifiers.

# mick-mccarthy - Saturday 11 April, 2020

'Mick McCarthy drove me to the ground to sign the contract. It was surreal sitting in his Mercedes'

Ex-Ireland and Milwall midfielder Dave Savage revisits his career in football, which included five senior international caps — all earned in the summer of 1996.

# mick-mccarthy - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

'Gutted to see Mick go' but Connolly full of enthusiasm for Kenny era

The young Brighton attacker has been commenting on the Republic of Ireland’s managerial change.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Show Mick McCarthy respect but not sympathy - this is the life he chose

Having already endured the Saipan fall-out, the last thing Mick McCarthy needed was another popularity contest, Mick versus Kenny coming 18 years after McCarthy versus Keane.

# mick-mccarthy - Monday 6 April, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Did the FAI make the right call replacing Mick McCarthy with Stephen Kenny? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Did the FAI make the right call replacing Mick McCarthy with Stephen Kenny?

McCarthy wished Kenny well in his career as Ireland manager.

# mick-mccarthy - Sunday 5 April, 2020

'Mick McCarthy leaves a legacy behind, he is revered in Ireland'

Stephen Kenny pays tribute to his predecessor as Irish football moves into a new era.

Stephen Kenny's tortuous road to the biggest and hardest job in Irish sport

It has not been easy for Stephen Kenny but he has overcome setbacks to end up as Ireland manager.

Stuttgart, the 2002 World Cup, and the second coming - Mick's Ireland career

The 61-year-old will walk away from the Ireland set-up with many fond memories.

Damien Duff and Keith Andrews join Kenny's Ireland backroom team

Meanwhile, Jim Crawford takes over the Ireland U21s and will be assisted by John O’Shea.

Keane’s Ireland future looks bleak as FAI hold talks with Celtic over Duff

Stephen Kenny’s backroom team will not be announced until a sign-off is secured from Celtic while Keith Andrews prepares for life as Ireland assistant manager.

Dignified McCarthy leaves Ireland enriched but again without a proper goodbye

Mick is a former Irish manager again, and while it is tempered with a seven-figure bonus, he will regret another unfortunate exit.

# mick-mccarthy - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Mick McCarthy: 'It's disappointing I can't finish it off. It's bittersweet, but I fully support the decision'

The outgoing Ireland boss has signed off with an interview on FAI TV.

Brian Kerr backs incoming boss Kenny to succeed in 'hardest job in sport in Ireland' Succession This post contains videos

Brian Kerr backs incoming boss Kenny to succeed in 'hardest job in sport in Ireland'

‘He is ready for the task,’ the ex-Ireland manager said, reacting to the news.

Mick McCarthy's reign as Ireland manager ends, Stephen Kenny takes over with immediate effect

The FAI released a statement this afternoon.

# mick-mccarthy - Friday 3 April, 2020

Age Hareide: 'It’s fair for Ireland to continue with Mick because he has been successful'

The outgoing Denmark boss will now miss the Euros because of their own succession plan, but says Mick McCarthy should finish what he has started with Ireland.

# mick-mccarthy - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Poll: What should the FAI do about the McCarthy/Kenny succession plan? Fantasy FAI This post contains a poll

Poll: What should the FAI do about the McCarthy/Kenny succession plan?

Let’s play Fantasy FAI Board – if you had the power to resolve the current situation, what would you do?

# mick-mccarthy - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off in June shelved as FAI face manager contract dilemma

The rescheduled games have been postponed again today after Uefa’s conference call with its 55 member associations.

# mick-mccarthy - Sunday 29 March, 2020

'The debris was just around me...it was targeted at me as I was a woman on the pitch'

In 2001, a handful of Irish women made history by becoming the first to attend a football match in Iran in more than 20 years. They tell their story to The42.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

'It is now very real and very frightening for us' - Ireland boss Mick McCarthy in self-isolation Worry This post contains videos

'It is now very real and very frightening for us' - Ireland boss Mick McCarthy in self-isolation

The 61-year-old is taking the measure as a precaution after two neighbours were diagnosed with coronavirus.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

FAI will wait until June before resolving Kenny-McCarthy conundrum - Niall Quinn

The Interim Deputy CEO also spoke about the impact of the coronavirus crisis on League of Ireland clubs.

After the Euros' postponement, what happens now to the McCarthy-Kenny succession plan? Explainer This post contains a poll

After the Euros' postponement, what happens now to the McCarthy-Kenny succession plan?

The current Ireland manager’s contract is due to expire this July.

Ireland's Euros play-off with Slovakia rescheduled for June

It has also been announced that the four Euros matches set for Dublin will now take place in the summer of 2021.

Confirmed: Euro 2020 postponed until 2021

The Covid-19 coronavirus is behind the postponement.

# mick-mccarthy - Monday 9 March, 2020

Long in, Brady out - Predicting Mick McCarthy's squad for defining Slovakia clash

Do you agree with our 24-man selection?

# mick-mccarthy - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Now is the time for McCarthy to show he can help Doherty and Stevens shine for Ireland

Mounting injuries and a lack of game-time for key players ahead of the Euro 2020 semi-final play-off with Slovakia means there is more responsibility to get the best from two of the best wing backs in the Premier League.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

McCarthy: Coleman likely to miss Slovakia play-off with thigh injury

The Everton right-back was withdrawn after 28 minutes of Sunday’s Premier League clash with Manchester United.

McCarthy thrilled with Byrne's display but it's 'not good news' on the injury front for Coleman

The Ireland boss is preparing for the upcoming clash with Slovakia.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

McCarthy plays down injury fears around Enda Stevens ahead of Slovakia play-off

The Irish boss also praised James McCarthy and Shane Long, as the veteran duo seek to force their way back into international contention.

# mick-mccarthy - Monday 17 February, 2020

Mick McCarthy singles out Shrewsbury youngster for praise

Max O’Leary has already been called up to the Ireland squad once before.

# mick-mccarthy - Friday 14 February, 2020

McCarthy hopeful on McClean injury ahead of Slovakia play-off

The Stoke attacker is a doubt for the make-or-break clash.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

'There’s two or three times I’ve selected him and he’s not come'

The Ireland boss was unwilling to give any promises as to whether James McCarthy would feature as part of the Slovakia trip.

# mick-mccarthy - Monday 10 February, 2020

'Don't think that because they're doing well in the Championship, they're going to come in and play against Slovakia'

Mick McCarthy is likely to stick with ‘tried and tested’ players for the vital play-off clash.

McCarthy frustrated by Parrott's failure to secure loan move

The Ireland boss suggested the Tottenham teenager is unlikely to feature in the upcoming Euro 2020 play-off with Slovakia.

# mick-mccarthy - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'Trust me, if Shane says he will be okay, then he will be okay' - McCarthy

The Ireland boss has allayed concerns over the Brighton defender’s fitness ahead of next month’s vital Slovakia clash.

# mick-mccarthy - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

McCarthy tells Shane Long he's back in the mix to help Ireland reach Euro 2020

The veteran striker is in line for an international recall as Southampton team-mate Michael Obafemi is also catching the eye.

# mick-mccarthy - Monday 13 January, 2020

'It’d be a dream' - Irish midfielder hopes extending Aberdeen loan puts him on McCarthy's radar

Jon Gallagher has committed to the Scottish outfit for the rest of the season.

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