With the Nations League double-header against Denmark and Wales looming, Callum Robinson fired a reminder of his talents to Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill when scoring twice as Preston moved off the foot of the Championship table after a 4-0 win over Wigan.
Mon, 08 Oct, 2018
With the post-Robbie Keane era now fully under way, much attention will be paid to the strikers in Martin O’Neill’s latest squad announcement today and, in particular, whether he sees fit to include Brentford’s Scott Hogan who is currently joint-top scorer in the Championship with six goals this season.
Fri, 23 Sep, 2016
It might have been 2-1 to Belarus on the scoreboard at full time but, of course, the really big result of the night still hung in the balance after the final whistle had blown at Turner’s Cross, as the 11th hour approached and, with it, the revelation of the Irish squad which will represent the country at the European Championship finals in France.
Wed, 01 Jun, 2016
Sat, 28 May, 2016
Fri, 27 May, 2016
Tue, 24 May, 2016
Tue, 22 Mar, 2016
Jon Walters capped a memorable weekend and a memorable year when, having scored for Stoke City in their 2-1 win at Watford on Saturday, he was last night named Ireland’s Player of 2015 at the annual FAI/3 International Awards.
Mon, 21 Mar, 2016
Martin O’Neill has firmly placed Damien Delaney’s international future in the player’s hands by suggesting he won’t rule the Corkman out of his Euro plans if “he’s an interest in playing” for Ireland.
Wed, 24 Feb, 2016
Thu, 10 Dec, 2015
Martin O’Neill believes Roy Keane is prime club manager material again after two years as his assistant, but the Republic of Ireland manager is also of the view that the Manchester United legend is in “no mad rush” to swap his national role for a day-to-day brief in the UK.
Thu, 10 Dec, 2015
Mon, 09 Nov, 2015
Wed, 07 Oct, 2015
Given that Gibraltar have shipped 34 goals in six games and can’t even claim proper home advantage in these European Championship qualifiers, it’s fair to say that, balmy weather conditions apart, Ireland won’t exactly be walking into a footballing hothouse in the Estadio Algarve on Friday night.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015