# teamireland

This year
'I probably lacked confidence as a teenager, saw myself as a decent club player'
'He's got to the stage where he's filling other people with confidence around him'
All time
Sexton set to be fit for Italy as Farrell stresses need to learn from Paris
Nightmare week for Irish boxing continues, as Joe Ward's Olympic dream dies
'Money is one side of the game. On the other side is tradition' - Zebo
'It's not just about heritage, it's about playing for your family and your flag'
'They keep biltong in the fridges instead of vegetables, which is brilliant'
'You're playing international football. Control the bloody ball!' - Keane
'There will be disappointment' - O'Neill admits cutting players is the worst part of the job
'It turned into a nightmare pretty quickly' - Ireland striker suffers third ACL injury
Stander delighted after Earls and Murray commit futures to Munster
Shane Long's magical goal against Germany voted Ireland's sporting moment of 2015
Sexton, O'Mahony and Henderson sit out Ireland training with 'knocks'
'Football is full of bluffers who will tell you lies and talk crap' - Keane
Who said it: Saul Goodman or Martin O'Neill?
Keane wrote second book to defend himself against 'a pack of lies'
Ireland look to end World Cup qualifiers on a high against European champions Germany
Hoolahan disappointed with Turkey defeat but loving regular starting role
VIDEO: Ireland welcomes home its Olympians