Denmark boss Age Hareide confirms Christian Eriksen will feature in dead rubber game with Ireland
DENMARK manager Age Hareide has confirmed that he will play Christian Eriksen in tomorrow's UEFA Nations League tie with Ireland even though the...
DENMARK manager Age Hareide has confirmed that he will play Christian Eriksen in tomorrow's UEFA Nations League tie with Ireland even though the...
Ireland captain Seamus Coleman has admitted that he is both hurt and angry by the team's run of form but stressed that actions - and not words - are...
A year which was supposed to be about restoring pride has ended up battering confidence. After Denmark, a steady downward slide has gathered...
This game was more about the boredom question than the border question.
Martin O’Neill admitted that his Ireland team let supporters down in a drab scoreless draw with Northern Ireland.
Bohemians received a devastating blow yesterday with the news that popular goalkeeper Shane Supple has been forced to retire from football aged 31 due to a persistent hip injury.
With a smile and a handshake for each face, Robbie Brady makes his way around the press pack before sitting down.
Michael Keane has encouraged Declan Rice to pick the country that will give him the most satisfaction.
Matt Doherty is a major doubt for Ireland's doubleheader with Northern Ireland and Denmark due to a facial injury.
Derry City have confirmed the appointment of Declan Devine for a second spell as manager.
Dundalk are set to sign ex-Wolves goalkeeper Aaron McCarey as competition for Gary Rogers after the departure of long-serving number two Gabriel Sava was confirmed.
Former Ireland international Steven Reid has indicated he would be open to speaking with the FAI about the U-21 manager's role vacated by Noel King.
Stoke City manager Gary Rowett says that the Championship club cannot condone some of James McClean's social media activity.
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill has joked that Hearts defender Jimmy Dunne owes him two cappuccinos after his call-up to the Republic of...
The non-committal answer given by John Delaney in Belfast last Thursday confirmed that the clock was ticking down on Noel King's time as Ireland U-21...
For six years, Glenn Whelan had avoided formal press conferences on Ireland duty.
The visit of Northern Ireland to Dublin always had the potential to be slightly awkward for Martin O'Neill.
Martin O'Neill says he can't be held accountable for other people's decisions after confirming that Michael Obafemi has stopped short of committing to Ireland even though he's in line for a debut against Northern Ireland tonight.
SOUTHAMPTON striker Michael Obafemi has indicated to Martin O'Neill that he still wants more time to think about his international future even though he's in the squad for this week's double header with Northern Ireland and Denmark.
Brexit could have implications for the prospects of young Irish footballers with aspirations of going to England after it emerged that the Football Association may reduce the number of foreign players under the age of 18 in academies.
At 26, John Egan has moved beyond the stage where he is a player for the future. The Corkman wants to live in the present now.
Martin O'Neill has called on FIFA to change their player-eligibility rules as he prepares for a double-header where striker Michael Obafemi could play in one Ireland game but not the other due to the existing laws.
It's official. Irish football has now entered the 21st century. Martin O'Neill's squad are in session this week and it features two players born in the year 2000.
The ankle injury that has ruled Shane Long out of Ireland's double-header with Northern Ireland and Denmark has increased the possibility of Michael Obafemi coming into the reckoning for an international debut in the coming week.
Daniel McDonnell talks to southern fans who made the journey, and a Northern Irish player whose family had a foot in both camps.
Bohemians goalkeeper Shane Supple believes the FAI are showing a disregard for players by failing to push through an extended league season.
Martin O'Neill has dismissed the suggestion that he should have capped Declan Rice in the World Cup qualifier with Moldova 13 months ago in order to tie him to Ireland.
Should Declan Rice opt to pursue an international career with England, Ireland's World Cup qualifier with Moldova last October will be remembered for what might have been.
Man of the moment James McClean is set to feature in next Thursday's friendly with Northern Ireland.
On Martin O'Neill's last appearance in Dublin, he had signed off defiantly by stating that Ireland would qualify for Euro 2020 because "he was good".
Martin O'Neill has named Southampton rookie Michael Obafemi in his squad for the November double header with Northern Ireland and Denmark.
The American takeover of Dundalk was ultimately about delivering success in Europe and Stephen Kenny's dressing room are well aware of that reality.
League One side Doncaster Rovers are ready to make a move for Cork City defender Sean McLoughlin.
If the latest instalment of the James McClean poppy saga has passed you by then here's the recap.
The emotion in Stephen Kenny's full-time sprint in the direction of the Dundalk supporters was borne from the pain of past experiences.
There will be no time for John Caulfield to dwell on the pain of a missed FAI Cup final.
The bus bringing the Dundalk team to the Aviva Stadium tomorrow will pass through the area in Ringsend where Sean Gannon grew up and still resides.
The image presented at Windsor Park yesterday was one of unity, even if there was a tacit acknowledgement that some cracks remain under the surface.
John Delaney has confirmed that an announcement on Noel King's future will be made next week amid strong speculation that a reshuffle at U-21 level is on the way.
It may not be hugely glamorous, but the joint attempt to bring an U-21 European Championships to this island is a worthy one.
Ian Morris has emerged as the new front-runner to become the next manager of Shelbourne.
The FAI and IFA have announced a joint bid to bring the European U21 Championships to this island in 2023.
Dundalk defender Dane Massey says there is no feeling of fatigue in the dressing room about the prospect of another FAI Cup final with Cork City.
Another day, and another bout of hand-wringing surrounding the international future of Declan Rice.
The FAI are not expecting clarity on Declan Rice's international future ahead of Martin O'Neill's November squad announcement next Tuesday.
After a turbulent year on and off the park, Limerick face a real battle to get a fatigued public out to support them in Friday's second leg of their promotion/relegation play-off with Finn Harps.
The football associations of Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland expect to bring the U-21 European Championship to the island in 2021 or 2023.
Stephen Kenny believes Cork's attempts to stifle his Dundalk side are the reason their FAI Cup final meetings have failed to ignite.
SIX players from League of Ireland champions Dundalk have been voted onto the PFAI Team of the season.
Stephen Kenny wants Irish football to look beyond England for inspiration and says the shortage of native coaches in the Premier League makes that point.
Seamus Coleman made a winning comeback from injury with a bit of help from Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford at Goodison Park.
Shelbourne want to speak with Drogheda United boss Tim Clancy about the vacant managerial position at Tolka Park.
Dundalk were given a guard of honour by their guests before the final home match of a league-winning season.
James McCarthy has thanked his good friend Seamus Coleman for the support he offered him in the immediate aftermath of the broken leg he suffered last January.
DUNDALK broke the all-time League of Ireland points record ahead of collecting the trophy on a night of celebration at Oriel Park.
A site the GAA invested €2.8m in at the height of the Celtic Tiger is now being turned into a soccer academy.
Dundalk will set an all-time League of Ireland points record if they prevail over Sligo Rovers at Oriel Park this evening in a game that will be followed by the trophy presentation.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche has confirmed that Robbie Brady came through his midweek behind-closed-doors friendly in one piece - but will not be risked against Manchester City tomorrow.
Ireland defender Kevin Long says that the team has to accept the blame for coming up short in Tuesday's defeat to Wales.
The FAI would have to pay a figure in the region of €3m to dispense with the services of Martin O'Neill, Roy Keane and the rest of Ireland's coaching team.
They are the words that will follow Martin O'Neill through the rest of Ireland's attempt to make Euro 2020.
THE scheduled opening date for the new Dalymount Park has been pushed back by a year to 2023.
Martin O’Neill says that the buck stops with him after another grim Dublin night for Ireland.
The last time Dutch referee Bjorn Kuipers signalled for the end of a game in Dublin, Ireland had just defeated Bosnia to qualify for the European Championships.
Shelbourne are on the look-out for a new manager after deciding against renewing the contract of Owen Heary.
The press conference in Abbotstown was drawing to a close when Martin O'Neill asked if he could give a delayed answer to an earlier question.
Martin O'Neill believes the size of the Aviva Stadium pitch might be posing problems for Ireland.
If not now, then when?
Martin O'Neill says that Denmark midfielder Thomas Delaney should think of how his own country is perceived before taking aim at Ireland's style of play.
Within a minute of the final whistle on Saturday evening, the Aviva was already starting to empty out.
No Christian Eriksen, and now no Gareth Bale.
Sligo Rovers are preparing to part company with their manager Gerard Lyttle.
SLIGO Rovers are preparing to part company with their manager Gerard Lyttle.
A point for Martin O'Neill's Ireland, but they didn't prove one.
It is stating the obvious to offer the view that Christian Eriksen's unavailability helps Ireland's prospects this evening.
Denmark manager Age Hareide says he hasn't spoken with Martin O'Neill since the tense fallout from last November's World Cup playoff.
Martin O'Neill is already aware of the school of thought that he is two more bad games away from a serious debate about his future.
MARTIN O'NEILL believes that the Ireland fans have stuck with the team after a challenging year but admits they need to give them something to shout about at the Aviva Stadium tomorrow night.
For Enda Stevens, the arrival onto the Irish international scene is a dream he never gave up on.
A year has passed since the Aviva Stadium rose to acclaim Seán Maguire, with a late substitute appearance against Moldova capping the year of the Kilkenny man's dreams.
For Scott Hogan, this international break has coincided with what may turn out to be a crossroads in his career.
There will be a time when we go through a full Irish international week without Robbie Keane being mentioned.
Dundalk, Cork City and Shamrock Rovers are all keen on Bohemians surprise package Daniel Kelly.
The new Premier League star in Martin O’Neill’s Ireland squad has not emerged from nowhere.
Martin O'Neill has hit out at Alan Shearer's weekend criticism of Cyrus Christie and suggested that it demonstrated why the BBC pundit only lasted for a short period of time as a manager.
The FAI'S high performance director Ruud Dokter has admitted that he would one day like the Irish senior team's playing style to reflect the philosophy of sides that are being coached to play out from the back at underage level.
Denmark manager Age Hareide has effectively conceded he will be without star man Christian Eriksen for Saturday's UEFA Nations League date in Dublin.
Saturday's meeting with Denmark will bring back the memories for Martin O'Neill.
It was the penalty decision that divided Irish football. And Bohemians defender Darragh Leahy had to live with the consequences.
The Ireland squad will assemble in Dublin this evening to begin preparations for the crunch double header with Denmark and Wales.
The most significant developments at Oriel Park on Friday night came in the minutes after Dundalk were crowned league champions for the fourth time in five years.
It was the fitting finish to a season where Dundalk have delivered when it really mattered.
Former Athlone Town goalkeeper Igor Labuts is set to continue his battle to clear his name after an FAI-appointed Independent Disciplinary Committee rejected his appeal against a year-long ban for offences related to match-fixing.
Jon Walters has confirmed he did not hold any clear-the-air talks with Roy Keane after their summer disagreement but stressed he was never going to let a personal issue halt his Irish career.
IT was lost in the Declan Rice circus that followed but Martin O'Neill is already on the back foot for the crunch UEFA Nations League double-header with Denmark and Wales after the confirmation that Seamus Coleman and Robbie Brady will be unavailable.
Dundalk should officially be crowned League of Ireland champions this evening barring an unlikely series of results.
Martin O'Neill is refusing to give up hope on Declan Rice because members of the player's family have altered their view that he should accept a call from England.
He likes us. He likes us not.
Martin O'Neill has said he is "surprised" by a Sky Sports News report that Declan Rice has opted to play for England and indicated he remains hopeful that the player will remain with Ireland.
Christian Eriksen has been left out of the Denmark squad for their return visit to the Aviva Stadium - but could still make an appearance if he makes a quicker-than-expected recovery from injury.
Martin O'Neill is expected to confirm this morning that Declan Rice wants more time to consider his international future amid reports that England are confident they will eventually get their man.
Bayern Munich teenager Ryan Johansson has opted to continue his international career with Luxembourg despite making a pair of appearances for the Ireland U-19 side last month.
Steve Bruce had a cabbage thrown at him by an irate fan on a crazy night at Villa Park as Aston Villa let a 2-0 lead slip, had a man sent off, equalised in the 90th minute to make it 3-3 and then saw Glenn Whelan miss a penalty to win the game.
Ireland U-17 manager Colin O'Brien has asserted that the FAI do not just "roll out the red carpet" for any overseas-born player that qualifies to play for them under eligibility rules.
Cristiano Ronaldo wasn't on the pitch for last evening's Champions League meeting between Juventus and Young Boys due to suspension.
Bohemians have been hit with a double blow ahead of next Monday's FAI Cup semi final replay with Cork City as key duo Dan Casey and Dan Kelly are set to miss the game through suspension.
There were a few nervous moments for the home supporters before the full-time whistle.
THERE were a few nervous moments for the home supporters before the full-time whistle.
There was a relatively small crowd in Tallaght for last Tuesday night's U17 international between Ireland and Turkey.
The post-match actions spoke loudly at Turner's Cross on Friday night.
Marco Silva has indicated that Seamus Coleman is set for a return to action ahead of Ireland's crunch October double-header with Denmark and Wales.
Dundalk midfielder Chris Shields paid tribute to the dressing-room culture created by Stephen Kenny after Friday night's victory in Cork all but confirmed that the league title will return to Louth, writes Daniel McDonnell.
Mick Ring remembers the moment vividly. The Cork City kitman was at Bishopstown starting preparations for the 2015 season when he got talking to John Caulfield.
On the night that a power cut affected a good portion of the city, the lights went out on Cork City's title defence. It will take a while for the darkness to lift.
ON the night that a power cut affected a good portion of the city, the lights went out on Cork's title defence. It will take a while for the darkness to lift.