Stuart Dallas talks up Northern Ireland’s never-say-die attitude

Stuart Dallas talks up Northern Ireland’s never-say-die attitude

Michael O’Neill’s side are top of Group C.

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Portugal and Holland set to rely on Euro 2020 play-offs

Portugal and Holland set to rely on Euro 2020 play-offs

The Nations League finalists are not currently in automatic qualifying positions.

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Hughes hails Northern Ireland manager O’Neill

Hughes hails Northern Ireland manager O’Neill

The 39-year-old former captain announced his decision to retire on Tuesday.

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How Irish and British nations stand in Euro 2020 qualifying

How Irish and British nations stand in Euro 2020 qualifying

There were mixed fortunes for Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland, while England did not play.

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Marcus Sorg: Germany performance against Estonia was perfect

Marcus Sorg: Germany performance against Estonia was perfect

Die Mannschaft now have three wins out of three matches so far.

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Bale fluffs his lines as Wales slump to defeat in Hungary

Bale fluffs his lines as Wales slump to defeat in Hungary

The Real Madrid forward missed a golden chance to put the visitors in front.

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Scotland handed harsh lesson by Belgium

Scotland handed harsh lesson by Belgium

Steve Clarke’s side were beaten 3-0 in Brussels.

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Late Paddy McNair strike sees Northern Ireland maintain 100 per cent record

Late Paddy McNair strike sees Northern Ireland maintain 100 per cent record

The Middlesbrough midfielder scored five minutes from time.

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Seamus Coleman sorry to let Ireland fans down with 'flat' performance

Seamus Coleman sorry to let Ireland fans down with 'flat' performance

Seamus Coleman says he regrets that Ireland weren’t able to put on “a show” for the fans at the Aviva last night.

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Sean Maguire believes Ireland 'can gain confidence from last few games'

Sean Maguire believes Ireland 'can gain confidence from last few games'

Mick McCarthy’s pool of strikers drew a blank against Gibraltar.

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Coleman hoping best is yet to come from Republic with tough tests on horizon

Coleman hoping best is yet to come from Republic with tough tests on horizon

Ireland resume their campaign against Nations League semi-finalists Switzerland in September.

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Robinson: 'I just came back and wanted to impress the new gaffer' #IRLvGIB

Robinson: 'I just came back and wanted to impress the new gaffer' #IRLvGIB

The Republic of Ireland laboured to a 2-0 UEFA qualifying victory over Gibraltar leaving Mick McCarthy’s side top of the group but with plenty of work to do.

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Touching tribute paid to late Pat McAuliffe at tonight's Ireland V Gibraltar match

Touching tribute paid to late Pat McAuliffe at tonight's Ireland V Gibraltar match

The Football Association of Ireland and the Aviva stadium have paid a touching tribute to late RTÉ Sport broadcaster, Pat McAuliffe.

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The lessons learned from Ireland's victory over Gibraltar

The lessons learned from Ireland's victory over Gibraltar

As expected, Ireland have overcome Gibraltar thanks to an own goal and a late Robert Brady strike. Ger McCarthy runs the rule over the lessons learned.

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Ireland fail to hit the heights but get the points from Gibraltar

Ireland fail to hit the heights but get the points from Gibraltar

Gibraltar beaten by McCarthy’s men at Aviva Stadium.

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O’Neill wants Northern Ireland to pile pressure on Holland with win in Belarus

O’Neill wants Northern Ireland to pile pressure on Holland with win in Belarus

Victory for the Green and White would put them on 12 points from four games.

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Giggs not focusing on threat of racism in Hungary

Giggs not focusing on threat of racism in Hungary

Hungary were punished by UEFA after their fans caused trouble away to Slovakia in March.

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Mick McCarthy: We looked more likely to score in Denmark game

Mick McCarthy: We looked more likely to score in Denmark game

Mick McCarthy has challenged the Republic of Ireland to back up their hard-earned Euro 2020 qualifying point in Denmark with victory over Gibraltar tomorrow evening.

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Michael O’Neill talks up Northern Ireland’s character after comeback win

Michael O’Neill talks up Northern Ireland’s character after comeback win

O’Neill’s side were 1-0 down heading into the final 13 minutes.

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Turkey defeat a ‘good slap’ for France, says Deschamps

Turkey defeat a ‘good slap’ for France, says Deschamps

The World Cup winners were beaten 2-0 on Saturday.

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Clarke encouraged by Scotland’s character

Clarke encouraged by Scotland’s character

Scotland led their lead slip against Cyprus but recovered to grab a late winner.

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Mancini demands more from Italy despite big win in Greece

Mancini demands more from Italy despite big win in Greece

Three goals in 10 minutes steered the Azzurri to a comfortable victory.

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World champions France stunned by Turkey

World champions France stunned by Turkey

First-half goals from Kaan Ayhan and Cengiz Under earned the hosts a famous win.

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Wales feeling the heat as they lose out to Croatia

Wales feeling the heat as they lose out to Croatia

Substitute David Brooks’ first international goal late on proved in vain.

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Shane Duffy: 'Still a lot of improvement but we tried to play more and press Danes'

Shane Duffy: 'Still a lot of improvement but we tried to play more and press Danes'

Ireland hero Darren Randolph revealed his side were determined to give Denmark a battle in Friday night’s 1-1 draw.

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All aboard the party bus, as Ireland banish mental scars

All aboard the party bus, as Ireland banish mental scars

It was just of 5pm local time, four hours before kick-off, when an open-topped party bus stopped in traffic outside the Ireland team’s hotel in the centre of Copenhagen.

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O’Neill seeking cure for Northern Irish travel sickness

O’Neill seeking cure for Northern Irish travel sickness

Northern Ireland face Estonia on Saturday in Tallinn and Belarus in Borisov on Monday.

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Matt Doherty urges Ireland to rally like Wolves

Matt Doherty urges Ireland to rally like Wolves

The wing-back helped promoted Wolves to finish seventh in the Premier League.

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Mark Travers ruled out of Euro 2020 qualifiers

Mark Travers ruled out of Euro 2020 qualifiers

Mark Travers won't be making his Republic of Ireland debut next month.

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Here is how you can buy tickets for the EURO 2020 Championships

Here is how you can buy tickets for the EURO 2020 Championships

UEFA has said a record three million tickets will be available for fans for EURO 2020.

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Montenegro ordered to play Euro qualifier in empty stadium

Montenegro ordered to play Euro qualifier in empty stadium

England players were targeted with racist abuse by groups of home fans during last month’s match in Podgorica.

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Mick McCarthy: Maybe we've got a bit of momentum now

Mick McCarthy: Maybe we've got a bit of momentum now

Ireland might be top of Group D but Mick McCarthy is keeping his feet firmly on the ground.

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Danes anticipate more expansive Ireland

Danes anticipate more expansive Ireland

John Fallon Denmark’s Henrik Dalsgaard is expecting Mick McCarthy to enrich Copenhagen with an entertaining Ireland side for their crunch Euro meeting in June.

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I would actually prefer change in the FAI to reaching Euro 2020

I would actually prefer change in the FAI to reaching Euro 2020

It’s a real game of two halves for Irish football just now.

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Customer wins £15,896.91 for £1 bet in Co Down

Customer wins £15,896.91 for £1 bet in Co Down

The staff in a Boylesports betting shop in Co Down paid out £15,896.91 to a customer who spent £1 on the winning bet.

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Veteran midfielder Whelan relishing return to Republic ranks

Veteran midfielder Whelan relishing return to Republic ranks

The Aston Villa player thought he had earned his last Ireland cap in November but was recalled this month.

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Hourihane hailed by McCarthy as Ireland take top spot in Euro 2020 qualifying

Hourihane hailed by McCarthy as Ireland take top spot in Euro 2020 qualifying

Glenn Whelan also played his part as he won his 86th senior cap.

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McCarthy sees the funny side as Ireland deliver

McCarthy sees the funny side as Ireland deliver

Damien Duff and Ronnie Whelan may have found fault with the tennis balls served up in protest against John Delaney at the Aviva Stadium, but Mick McCarthy could see the funny side after a performance and result that sets Ireland up nicely in Group D.

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Danish fightback stuns Swiss

Danish fightback stuns Swiss

Denmark manager Age Hareide admitted he went from hell to heaven as his team mounted a staggering late comeback in Basel to extract a point off Switzerland in the battle of Group D’s top seeds.

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A whole new ball game as fans vent anger

A whole new ball game as fans vent anger

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.

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Ireland deliver on McCarthy’s twin ambition

Ireland deliver on McCarthy’s twin ambition

Mick McCarthy had talked before this one about how his ambition was to win with style, and his team certainly delivered on both counts to the delight of the Aviva last night.

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Italy hammer Liechtenstein as Quagliarella makes goalscoring return

Italy hammer Liechtenstein as Quagliarella makes goalscoring return

The Azzurri cruised to victory, collecting a maximum six points from their opening two qualifiers.

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Alvaro Morata double helps much-changed Spain ease past Malta

Alvaro Morata double helps much-changed Spain ease past Malta

Spain manager Luis Enrique missed the match because of family reasons.

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Mick McCarthy: 'Whatever has gone on in the past, it doesn’t affect me at all'

Mick McCarthy: 'Whatever has gone on in the past, it doesn’t affect me at all'

Mick McCarthy was delighted with the Republic of Ireland’s efforts in securing a second consecutive European Championship qualifying victory.

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Republic of Ireland v Georgia: Lessons Learned

Republic of Ireland v Georgia: Lessons Learned

The lessons learned from Rep of Ireland v Georgia.

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McCarthy’s first competitive home game sees Republic Of Ireland on their way to victory

McCarthy’s first competitive home game sees Republic Of Ireland on their way to victory

A wonderful free kick by Corkman Conor Hourihane set the Republic Of Ireland on their way to victory over Georgia at the Aviva Stadium tonight in this Euro 2020 qualifying clash.

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UEFA urged to take stronger action in tackling racism

UEFA urged to take stronger action in tackling racism

England players were subjected to racist abuse in Montenegro.

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The rise of England forward Raheem Sterling

The rise of England forward Raheem Sterling

The rise and rise of Raheem Sterling

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Boss McCarthy satisfied as ‘job done’

Boss McCarthy satisfied as ‘job done’

Mick McCarthy was delighted with the Republic of Ireland’s efforts in securing a second consecutive European Championship qualifying victory.

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England boss Gareth Southgate calls for education when tackling racism

England boss Gareth Southgate calls for education when tackling racism

Ross Barkley’s brace was complemented by goals from Michael Keane, Harry Kane and Raheem Sterling as England sealed an impressive 5-1 win.

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Southgate ‘saddened’ by racist abuse aimed at England players

Southgate ‘saddened’ by racist abuse aimed at England players

Danny Rose and Raheem Sterling were subject to abuse in Podgorica.

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Hendrick keen to prove he can be key man

Hendrick keen to prove he can be key man

It was against Georgia at Lansdowne Road in 2015 that Jeff Hendrick announced himself on the Irish scene, but his mission in tonight’s rematch is to restore rather than enhance his reputation.

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France sweep Iceland aside in four-goal rout

France sweep Iceland aside in four-goal rout

World champions France easily beat Iceland to register their second victory in two Euro 2020 qualifying matches.

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England’s five-star showing

England’s five-star showing

England’s impressive start to Euro 2020 qualification continued with a first ever win in Montenegro, but the 5-1 victory was overshadowed by racist chanting.

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Ronaldo forced off injured as Portugal held by Serbia

Ronaldo forced off injured as Portugal held by Serbia

Cristiano Ronaldo went off injured as reigning European champions Portugal were held 1-1 at home to Serbia in their Euro 2020 qualifier.

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The tasks on McCarthy’s to do list for tomorrow night's clash with Georgia

The tasks on McCarthy’s to do list for tomorrow night's clash with Georgia

Unlike the ultra-defensive Gibraltar, Mick McCarthy can expect Georgia to adopt a more orthodox 4-1-4-1 formation that held Switzerland scoreless for close to an hour last Saturday.

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UEFA called to investigate as “anger” expressed over Schar concussion

UEFA called to investigate as “anger” expressed over Schar concussion

Brain injury charity Headway believe the protocols were not followed after Switzerland defender Schar was knocked unconscious in game with Georgia.

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