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Dublin: 10°C Wednesday 23 September 2020


# send-off - Monday 20 July, 2020

Mick McCarthy to wear green again and radio stations to play iconic song in memory of Jack Charlton

The former Ireland manager and England World Cup winner died earlier this month at the age of 85. His funeral takes place tomorrow.

# send-off - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

'The phone hasn't stopped. There are people coming from everywhere. My little lad is going to be mascot'

Glenn Whelan is set to make his final Ireland appearance on Thursday.

# send-off - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'Sometimes players retire themselves, and that’s fine. It’s what John has done. Sometimes they get retired'

Ireland boss Martin O’Neill says he would like to see Daryl Murphy and Wes Hoolahan at John O’Shea’s final international game next month.

# send-off - Friday 28 April, 2017

Lam rings changes as he bids farewell to Sportsground

There are welcome returns to action for Marnitz Boshoff, Darragh Leader and Cian Kelleher.

# send-off - Saturday 29 August, 2015

O'Connell 'embarrassed' by incredible reception after Wales defeat

The Ireland captain made his final international appearance on home soil.

# send-off - Monday 14 July, 2014

Over 1.2m Irish viewers tune in to watch Germany win World Cup and wave Billo goodbye

RTÉ received an average audience of 857,000 during the final between Germany and Argentina.

# send-off - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Check out this brilliant video of Holland's World Cup send-off

If this doesn’t inspire Louis van Gaal’s side ahead of the tournament, nothing will.