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#Steve Staunton

# steve-staunton - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

6 possible candidates to take over as Dundalk manager

The 2018 double winners are in the market for Stephen Kenny’s replacement.

# steve-staunton - Sunday 14 October, 2018

'Smashing football' and self-doubt: Deadly Doug, the 'nearly' years and Aston Villa's Irish contingent

The recent passing of Doug Ellis brings back memories of the club’s push for success in the mid-90s.

# steve-staunton - Thursday 23 March, 2017

'That's propaganda - that's like going to Russia 50 years ago': Staunton, Wales and Croke Park

The 1-0 win papered over the cracks during a harrowing Euro 2008 qualifying campaign.

# steve-staunton - Saturday 12 November, 2016

‘I didn't want to feel inferior’ – Joe Gamble on being the last domestic player to play for Ireland

Tonight, Dundalk duo Andy Boyle and Daryl Horgan could join a select group of players to represent the national team while playing in the League of Ireland.

# steve-staunton - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Here's what happened the other times Ireland played Slovakia

The Boys in Green have played the Slovaks four times in total.

# steve-staunton - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Perennially underappreciated, Trapattoni made Ireland a competitive force again

It’s eight years today since the Italian coach was confirmed as the new Irish manager.

# steve-staunton - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Stan's teams were painful to watch, but relentless abuse of an Irish legend didn't sit right

It’s 10 years today since Steve Staunton’s ill-fated appointment as Ireland manager.

# steve-staunton - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Former Ireland international joins Staines Town FC

The 28-year-old defender won two caps for the Boys in Green in 2007.

# steve-staunton - Sunday 21 June, 2015

25 years on from Italia 90, where did it all go wrong for Irish football?

The Boys in Green have never quite hit the heights of that wonderful summer since.

# steve-staunton - Monday 19 January, 2015

It's The Gaffer's birthday so we remembered the best moment from his time as Ireland boss

Unfortunately it was all downhill after Staunton’s first game.

# steve-staunton - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Macedonia and 3 other occasions when Ireland have been humbled by a minnow

Slip-ups against lesser opposition aren’t a common occurrence but are we due one?

# steve-staunton - Monday 21 April, 2014

The 'Irish Wayne Rooney' Terry Dixon back enjoying his football again

After a professional career dogged by knee injuries, Terry DIxon is currently playing part-time with Dunstable Town.

# steve-staunton - Monday 4 November, 2013

Will Martin O'Neill make a good Ireland manager? Here's what Giles, Dunphy and 9 other experts think

The 61-year-old Northern Irishman is expected to be confirmed as Giovanni Trapattoni’s successor this week.

# steve-staunton - Monday 23 September, 2013

POLL: Would you be happy with Noel King as caretaker Ireland boss? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

POLL: Would you be happy with Noel King as caretaker Ireland boss?

The veteran coach has been widely tipped to temporarily take over the role.

# steve-staunton - Monday 2 September, 2013

Where are they now? The Irish stars who got Steve Staunton's reign off to a flier against Sweden in '06

Ireland’s last clash with Sweden in Dublin was Stan’s first game as manager.

# steve-staunton - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Richie Sadlier: Steve Staunton squared up to me in Copper Face Jack’s

The RTÉ pundit told the Second Captains podcast that Stan went ‘eyeball to eyeball’ with him after taking umbrage with one of his newspaper columns.

# steve-staunton - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

The curious case of Joe Lapira and his solitary Ireland cap

Six years on, Stan’s decision to play the American-born striker remains one of the strangest in Irish football.

# steve-staunton - Sunday 31 March, 2013

It’s exactly 20 years since Stan’s corner-kick goal against Northern Ireland Stan The Man This post contains videos

It’s exactly 20 years since Stan’s corner-kick goal against Northern Ireland

Three goals in the opening 28 minutes had Lansdowne Road roaring.

# steve-staunton - Monday 18 February, 2013

Bobby Robson would have been 80 today so here are some of our favourite pics Happy Birthday This post contains images

Bobby Robson would have been 80 today so here are some of our favourite pics

The former Irish consultant passed away four years ago.

# steve-staunton - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Happy birthday, Steve Staunton! Here are 9 reasons we still love Stan Stan This post contains videos

Happy birthday, Steve Staunton! Here are 9 reasons we still love Stan

Okay, so the management thing didn’t work out but he’s still an Irish football legend.

# steve-staunton - Saturday 5 January, 2013

What, no Ronaldo? Robbie Keane names his best XI

There were places for four Irish players in the LA Galaxy striker’s chosen team, however.

# steve-staunton - Thursday 27 December, 2012

'The first match I ever saw live was... '

Watching Ireland getting beaten 4-2 in David O’Leary’s testimonial and Paul Bealin’s miss causes Royal County delirium.

# steve-staunton - Friday 15 June, 2012

Preview: 'Controlled abandon' the latest plot to overthrow mighty All Blacks

No more dice rolling for Irish coach Declan Kidney but most supporters would not be averse to a game of stuck in the mud against New Zealand.

# steve-staunton - Thursday 8 March, 2012

At the peak of his powers: Kelly feels time is right to nail down a starting place

The defender hopes playing regularly alongside an Irish team-mate at Fulham can help persuade Giovanni Trapattoni to name him in the first eleven at Euro 2012.

# steve-staunton - Friday 23 December, 2011

I'm the gaffer: McCaffrey confirmed as Dundalk manager

Former Republic of Ireland underage manager Sean McCaffrey has signed a one-year deal with the Lilywhites.

# steve-staunton - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Here’s everything you need to know before that first cup of coffee.

# steve-staunton - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Stan's not the man: Dundalk rubbish link with Staunton

Lilywhites deny reports that Steve Staunton was to be interviewed yesterday for vacant manager’s job.

# steve-staunton - Friday 11 November, 2011

Ireland’s Greatest XI at 11:11 on 11/11/11 11/11/11 This post contains images

Ireland’s Greatest XI at 11:11 on 11/11/11

As the clock strikes 11:11, here’s our selection for Ireland’s best-ever football team. What do you think?