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# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Saturday 28 November, 2020

'It was this huge release last year. I’d be driving down the road and I’d start crying'

Former Ireland international Ciara McCormack reflects on a remarkable career.

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Friday 27 November, 2020

Ireland fall 6 places in latest Fifa rankings, as World Cup seeding blow confirmed

As expected, Stephen Kenny’s side have been placed in Pot 3.

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Sunday 22 November, 2020

'It's a very big worry' - Ireland women's squad affected by Covid-19 ahead of Germany qualifier

While none of Vera Pauw’s squad have tested positive for coronavirus yet, a number have been ruled out of the final group game.

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Friday 20 November, 2020

Ireland striker ruled out for 10 weeks after suffering injury against Wales

Norwich City have confirmed that Idah damaged a ligament in his knee.

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Thursday 19 November, 2020

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

Ryan Manning made his international debut on Thursday night.

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

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

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

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

As it happened: Ireland v Bulgaria, Nations League

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

St Pat's and Rotherham youngsters on target, as Ireland end campaign with win

Joshua Kayode and Jamie Lennon got their names on the scoresheet.

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

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Ireland U17 defender signs first pro contract with Premier League club One For The Future This post contains videos

Ireland U17 defender signs first pro contract with Premier League club

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

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

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'

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

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Monday 16 November, 2020

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

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

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.

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Sunday 15 November, 2020

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Uefa Nations League Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: Wales v Ireland, Uefa Nations League

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

Ireland international Rianna Jarrett scores first-ever WSL goal Off The Mark This post contains videos

Ireland international Rianna Jarrett scores first-ever WSL goal

Afterwards, Brighton boss Hope Powell praised the player of the match.

Euros heartbreak for Ireland U21s in Tallaght Agony This post contains videos

Euros heartbreak for Ireland U21s in Tallaght

A late goal saw Jim Crawford’s side lose to group rivals Iceland.

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

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

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

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

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Saturday 14 November, 2020

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

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

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'

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'

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Friday 13 November, 2020

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

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

Another setback for Ireland as Browne tests positive for Covid-19

The FAI say that there have been no close contacts with the Preston North End midfielder and the rest of the squad and staff have produced negative results.

David Meyler: What I said in the huddle the night we won in Cardiff - and how I see Sunday going

Our weekly columnist recalls captaining Ireland to a famous victory and gives his prediction ahead of the latest meeting with Wales.

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

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Thursday 12 November, 2020

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

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'

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

As it happened: England v Ireland, International friendly Liveblog This post contains a poll

As it happened: England v Ireland, International friendly

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

'It's so good to see an Irish athlete headlining this event. Think of all the girls sitting at home, and boys as well' Fight Week This post contains videos

'It's so good to see an Irish athlete headlining this event. Think of all the girls sitting at home, and boys as well'

Katie Taylor’s latest title defence and England v Ireland are up for discussion as Kathleen McNamee and Johnny Ward join us on this week’s edition of The Punt.

Tommy O’Brien among the latest injury problems for Leinster

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

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Daryl Horgan is trying to stop 'beating myself up'

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

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

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

17-year-old Borussia Dortmund midfielder earns first England call-up for Ireland friendly

Jude Bellingham could make his senior international debut against Stephen Kenny’s side at Wembley on Thursday.

# republic-of-ireland-soccer-soccer - Monday 9 November, 2020

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

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

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