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#Starting XI

# starting-xi - Yesterday’s News

Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Switzerland?

Mick McCarthy has some big calls to make after Saturday’s frustrating stalemate against Georgia.

# starting-xi - Saturday 12 October, 2019

# starting-xi - Thursday 10 October, 2019

The likely Ireland starting XI to face Georgia on Saturday

Who to play up front and other big calls for Mick McCarthy.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

McCarthy rings the changes as he names Irish team to face Bulgaria

Only Conor Hourihane keeps his place as Mark Travers and Josh Cullen make their debuts.

# starting-xi - Monday 15 October, 2018

Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Wales in the Nations League tomorrow?

Martin O’Neill has some tough calls to make following Saturday’s 0-0 draw against Denmark.

# starting-xi - Monday 28 May, 2018

Derrick Williams handed Ireland debut, Declan Rice also starts in Paris

The Stade de France hosts tonight’s friendly, and the teams are in.

# starting-xi - Friday 23 March, 2018

Debuts for Rice and Hogan, Coleman returns to Ireland team for Turkey game

The Boys in Green are in action in an international friendly at the New Antalya Stadium this evening.

# starting-xi - Monday 13 November, 2017

Do you agree with our Ireland starting XI to face Denmark?

Martin O’Neill has some difficult calls to make ahead of Tuesday night’s World Cup play-off at the Aviva.

# starting-xi - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Callum O'Dowda named in Ireland team to face Denmark in tonight's World Cup play-off

The Boys in Green are away in Copenhagen for the first leg.

# starting-xi - Monday 9 October, 2017

Ireland make three changes for winner-takes-all qualifier with Wales

The Cardiff City Stadium hosts the Boys in Green tonight.

# starting-xi - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Romelu Lukaku enjoys dream start to life at Man United

The summer signing from Everton was named in the starting XI for the Red Devils’ opening game against West Ham

# starting-xi - Saturday 12 August, 2017

No Coutinho as Liverpool name first Premier League starting XI of the season

Adam Lallana also misses the Reds’ opening game with a thigh problem.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Debuts for Egan and Hourihane as Ireland name team for Iceland friendly

Martin O’Neill side’s play at Lansdowne Road tonight.

# starting-xi - Friday 24 March, 2017

Last-minute change to Ireland team as Meyler replaces McCarthy for World Cup qualifier with Wales

The Boys in Green are in action at the Aviva Stadium tonight.

# starting-xi - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

What team should Ireland pick to start against Wales?

We choose the line-up we’d like to see named on Friday evening.

# starting-xi - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Arter starts as Ireland name strongest available team for clash with Austria

The Boys in Green are in Vienna for their last game of 2016.

# starting-xi - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Wayne Rooney recalled as Man United ring the changes for Europa League clash

The England international has been a substitute for the Red Devils’ last four matches.

# starting-xi - Thursday 6 October, 2016

McCarthy passed fit as Ireland name strong team to face Georgia

The Boys in Green are at home in a World Cup qualifier tonight.

# starting-xi - Monday 5 September, 2016

Coleman skippers Ireland as O'Shea starts in strong team to face Serbia

Martin O’Neill has gone with the Everton full-back as his captain, while Shane Long and Jon Walters are also named.

# starting-xi - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Here's the French team to face Ireland in their Euro 2016 knockout tie

Les Bleus have fielded a strong line-up for to face Ireland today.

# starting-xi - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Ward replaces Walters in the Ireland team to face Belgium at Euro 2016

Martin O’Neill has made just one change for this afternoon’s Group E game.

# starting-xi - Friday 17 June, 2016

We pick the Ireland line-up that needs to start against Belgium tomorrow

The Boys in Green go into their second Euro 2016 fixture at the Stade de Bordeaux on Saturday.

# starting-xi - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Here's how Ireland should line out in their first game at the Euro 2016 finals

We look at the side Martin O’Neill might be leaning towards for Monday’s showdown with Sweden.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Here's the Ireland team to play in tonight's international friendly at Turner's Cross

The home of Cork City hosts a Euro 2016 warm-up against Belarus this evening.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Elliot, McShane and O'Kane handed starts in experimental Ireland side

Martin O’Neill has named his starting lineup for tonight’s match at the Aviva Stadium.

# starting-xi - Friday 25 March, 2016

Alan Judge handed senior Ireland debut for Swiss test

The Brentford midfielder starts in tonight’s international friendly at the Aviva Stadium.

# starting-xi - Monday 16 November, 2015

Just one change as O'Neill names his team for tonight's all-or-nothing Euro 2016 play-off

Ireland’s hopes of qualification for next year’s finals in France hang in the balance going into the second leg against Bosnia-Herzegovina.

# starting-xi - Thursday 12 November, 2015

What should Ireland's starting XI be for tomorrow's Euro 2016 play-off first leg?

Martin O’Neill’s side are away to Bosnia-Herzegovina as they look to secure a place at next year’s finals in France.

# starting-xi - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

There's a pretty big surprise in Man United's lineup for tonight's Champions League game

22-year-old Jesse Lingard is in from the start against CSKA Moscow.

# starting-xi - Thursday 8 October, 2015

There are a couple of surprise selections in the Ireland team for tonight's Euro 2016 qualifier

The Boys in Green host the world champions at Lansdowne Road this evening.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Here's what Ireland's starting XI would be if it were based on Fantasy Football points Fyi

Here's what Ireland's starting XI would be if it were based on Fantasy Football points

Darren Randolph, Damien Delaney and Shane Long are among those to make the cut.

# starting-xi - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Do you agree with our Ireland team to face Georgia tomorrow night?

The Boys in Green play a must-win game at the Aviva Stadium on Monday evening.

# starting-xi - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Murphy starts for Ireland as McGeady misses out for clash with Scotland

The Boys in Green face Gordon Strachan’s men in a must-win Euro 2016 qualifier today.

# starting-xi - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Hoolahan, Given and Brady all start for Ireland against Poland tonight

Meanwhile, captain Robbie Keane is recalled after being dropped for the Scotland match.

# starting-xi - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Hoolahan, Gibson and Hendrick all named in Ireland team to face Gibraltar

The Boys in Green are in action in their second game of the current European Championships campaign this evening.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Where are they now? The starting XI the last time Liverpool played in the Champions League

What became of the likes of Emiliano Insua, Andrea Dossena and Stephen Darby?

# starting-xi - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Opinion: Here's what the Ireland starting XI to face Georgia should be

Let us know if you agree with our choices ahead of Sunday’s big game.

# starting-xi - Sunday 27 July, 2014

'Fidel Castro,' 'Leon Trotsky' and 'Karl Marx' all named in Hyde City FC's latest starting XI*

*According to the Conference North side’s official Twitter account.

# starting-xi - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Real Madrid's potential starting XI for this season is scarily good

And there may be more to come.

# starting-xi - Thursday 15 May, 2014

11 of the best images from Liverpool's Dublin dander against Shamrock Rovers

Brendan Rodgers’ men did not have a title to show off but threw a footballing party regardless.

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