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Stephen Kenny Names Midfield Trio Who Could Come Into Irish Squad

Irish manager Stephen Kenny has outlined that midfielders James McCarthy and Harry Arter could return to the international fold ahead of his first game in charge of the Boys in Green. The FAI confirmed on Wednesday that Kenny’s first game would come in the UEFA Nations League against Bulgaria in September, with the crucial Euro playoff against Slovakia taking place …

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Roma Reportedly Join AC Milan In Race To Sign Jeff Hendrick

Another Serie A side have reportedly joined the race to sign Ireland and Burnley midfielder Jeff Hendrick should the 28-year-old become available. Last week it was reported by Sky Sports that AC Milan had shown interest in bringing Hendrick to Italy with the Irish international still yet to agree a new contract at Turf Moor which could see him available …

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Stephen Kenny Believes Ireland Can Become A Formidable Side

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Newly appointed Republic of Ireland manager Stephen Kenny believes the senior international team can become a formidable side under his watch. The former Derry City and Dundalk manager took over from Mick McCarthy earlier than expected due to the ongoing pandemic and will now lead the side into their crunch Euro 2020 playoff whenever sport resumes again. Following that, Kenny …

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Vinny Perth Disappointed By FAI’s Approach For Dundalk Coach

Dundalk manager Vinny Perth has confirmed that the FAI have made an approach for Lilywhites assistant coach Ruaidhri Higgins. Higgins has been Perth’s assistant at Dundalk for the last year and a half however he now looks set to link up with former manager Stephen Kenny as he takes up the senior job at Ireland. The FAI’s approach for Higgins …

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Stephen Kenny Explains Reasons Behind Robbie Keane Decision

New Ireland manager Stephen Kenny has outlined that he wanted his ‘own backroom’ staff as the inclusion of Robbie Keane in his coaching set up continues to look less and less likely. Kenny stepped into the role on Saturday after the FAI announced that Mick McCarthy would be leaving, with the former Dundalk manager’s backroom staff consisting of Keith Andrews, …

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FAI Reveal They Are Targeting November For Slovakia Playoff Game

The FAI’s Interim CEO Gary Owens has outlined that he is hopeful Ireland’s European Championship playoff can take place in November to give new manager Stephen Kenny time with his new squad. The game in Bratislava against Slovakia had been set for the end of March but was postponed until June before being suspended indefinitely by UEFA due to the …

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Quiz: Name The 22-Man Ireland Squad From The 1994 World Cup

The European Championships may be postponed for another year, but now is the ideal time to take a trip down memory lane with the Boys in Green. In 1994, Ireland qualified for the World Cup for the second time in as many tournaments, finishing second behind Spain in their tricky group and only ahead of Denmark on goals scored. Ireland …

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FAI Ask Staff To Defer Wages For April Amid Coronavirus Crisis

The FAI have announced that they have asked their staff to defer wages for April in a bid to ease the financial implications of the coronavirus crisis. The Association intend to implement a tiered pay deferral scheme for all employees to come into effect in April, with the staff being informed of the decision on Tuesday morning. The deferrals will …

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Quiz: Can You Name The 23-Man Ireland Squad From Euro 2016?

The European Championships may be postponed for another year, but now is the ideal time to take a trip down memory lane with the Boys in Green. In 2016, Ireland reached the last 16 of the Euros in dramatic fashion after they finished second in their group before falling to the hosts France. With Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane at …

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