A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Fri, 10 Apr, 2020
Mon, 06 Apr, 2020
Sun, 05 Apr, 2020
Sat, 04 Apr, 2020
Thu, 02 Apr, 2020
Séamus Moynihan won four All-Ireland titles with Kerry but says he is "reminded of the losses more than the wins" in the Kingdom.
Tue, 03 Mar, 2020
Keith Andrews has refused to rule out joining the backroom team of Ireland manager-elect Stephen Kenny but admits he’s an ambitious coach.
Thu, 20 Feb, 2020
Outgoing FAI general manager Noel Mooney has forecasted a protracted tenancy for Stephen Kenny as Ireland manager but admits the new boss won’t be forced to keep Robbie Keane along the journey.
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019
The beef between the Republic of Ireland and Denmark has, as Ron Burgundy would put it, escalated quickly.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019
Troy Parrott has described Aaron Connolly’s double breakthrough into the Premier League and Ireland’s Euro 2020 qualifying campaign as a source of inspiration, as the young Spurs hot shot prepares to make his own senior debut against New Zealand.
Wed, 13 Nov, 2019
Stephen Kenny insists his high-flying Ireland U21s won’t settle for a draw from tomorrow’s Euro qualification test against Italy.
Wed, 09 Oct, 2019
Crisis, what crisis? Well, excuse me while I extract my tongue from the deepest recesses of my cheek but, having done so, I’m sure I’m not the only one to have noted a distinct irony in the fact that, while all hell has been breaking loose in Abbotstown, Ireland’s elite international teams are otherwise engaged in training their eyes on lands of milk and honey.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2019
Unlike John Egan and Enda Stevens, who both made it to Croker on Sunday, Darren Randolph watched proceedings on television and, as one goalkeeper observing another, was much taken with the performance of the Dublin netminder Stephen Cluxton.
Tue, 03 Sep, 2019
Debut U21 call-ups for Troy Parrott, Michael Obafemi and Johnathan Afolabi have reinforced the sense of a rich vein of attacking talent bubbling up in Irish football, something further underlined in Stephen Kenny’s latest squad announcement by a decision to make a distinction on paper between ‘central midfielders’ and ‘attacking midfielder
Thu, 29 Aug, 2019
They were known as the superb six, a cohort ready-made to complement Ireland’s golden generation of Robbie Keane and Damien Duff, but the tribulations of those bright young things should temper the hype attaching to the latest sextet.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
Tomorrow, at Pearse Stadium, Galway midfielder Tom Flynn will hope to pocket a third Connacht SFC medal in four years, having started the previous two final victories.
Sat, 15 Jun, 2019
Mick McCarthy has refused to countenance the idea that he may stay on beyond the current Euro 2020 campaign as Republic of Ireland manager, branding a query on the issue as disrespectful to Stephen Kenny.
Tue, 11 Jun, 2019
Newcomers and championship debutants aside, Cavan have waited a long time to give #futureisblue a runout at senior level.
Sat, 01 Jun, 2019
Ireland U21 boss Stephen Kenny has declared the Toulon Tournament as "a huge opportunity" for his team.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
Anti-racism campaigners believe players are nearing the point when they will walk off the pitch if they continue to be subject to racist abuse, but concede it will be a “massive decision” to take.
Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
The FAI’s newly-minted executive vice-president is no stranger to terrace taunts but John Delaney must have been braced for a particularly long and uncomplimentary spot of serenading from the South Stand last night after the spill of events in and around the group opener against Gibraltar.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
Josh Cullen is a London-born midfielder and West Ham United employee and he has just been called up to the senior Ireland senior set-up for the first time as a late addition to Mick McCarthy’s squad.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
Brandon Kavanagh’s name will be etched in the history books as the player who scored the first goal of Stephen Kenny’s international coming but the hope is they work together again in a competitive setting.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2019
Will Keane has become the first of what Mick McCarthy hopes is a steady stream of Ireland recruits under his reign.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019
Tipperary attacker Seamus Callanan says he and his teammates are keen to make up for last season’s disappointing championship.
Thu, 13 Dec, 2018
Troy Parrott has showed why he's among Ireland's top prospects with this UEFA Youth League goal.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2018
FAI chief executive John Delaney has defended sacked Ireland manager Martin O’Neill in the wake of recent criticism, describing some of his treatment by the media as “very unfair”.
Sun, 25 Nov, 2018
As Irish football slips further into crisis, U21 boss Noel King insists the public ought to lower their expectations when it comes to how the FAI’s international teams fare.
Thu, 18 Oct, 2018
All-Ireland U21 winning manager Liam Cahill is now in pole position to take charge of the Tipperary senior hurlers.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018
Conor Shaughnessy believes the Ireland U21 team can provide a much-needed lift to the Irish football scene when they face Germany in a crucial European qualifier tonight.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018
International football is these days resembling a transfer market and this time Martin O’Neill is nursing the bloody nose.
Tue, 28 Aug, 2018
By last Wednesday, John Meyler needed to rinse away the weekend. Extra-time. Defeat to Limerick. The long hours on the motorway back from Croke Park.
Sat, 04 Aug, 2018
The lack of experience on the Cork bench is “nobody’s fault”, according to Tom Kenny, who believes an All-Ireland U21 title in the coming weeks would set up Cork perfectly for a crack at senior glory in 2019.
Tue, 31 Jul, 2018
These boys don’t think like past Limerick teams, writes
Mon, 16 Jul, 2018
Better scheduling should mean Cork’s All-Ireland semi-final preparations aren’t as upset as they were last year, believes Colm Spillane.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
Seán Hayes finds himself a busier man than usual. Having held the post of Cork U21 football manager from 2014-17, his inter-county duties are normally done and dusted by this time of year.
Sat, 16 Jun, 2018
When I was with the Limerick underage academy, and the Limerick minors, my boss Joe McKenna had a couple of hard and fast rules, one of which was very simple — never play Cork in a challenge game.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
U21 All-Ireland medallist Kyle Hayes gives huge credit to Limerick’s underage system for producing players ready for the big stage.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
Sitting in the opulence of a Dubai hotel, during the 2016 All-Stars tour, Tyrone’s Matthew Donnelly was asked about the promise of his Trillick club mate, Lee Brennan.
Sat, 24 Mar, 2018
You won’t see Kyle Hayes in action for UL in tomorrow’s Fitzgibbon Cup final. Nor will he be part of the Limerick squad for Sunday’s Division 1B league fixture away to Antrim.
Fri, 23 Feb, 2018
Anthony Nash knows there have been questions and conspiracy theories.
Tue, 30 Jan, 2018
Beyond the Christmas pudding, every intercounty hurling team now faces a fresh season and fresh challenges. What new year resolutions do they need to make?
Sat, 30 Dec, 2017