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Adam Idah Double Leads Kenny’s Kids To Dominant Win

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Stephen Kenny’s tenure as Ireland u21 manager got off to the perfect start earlier today with a 3-0 win over Luxembourg at Tallaght Stadium. Fans will be buoyed by the dominant display put on by Kenny’s kids, especially after the poor start to life under Mick McCarthy for the senior side who laboured to a 1-0 victory over Gibraltar yesterday. …

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How Scotland’s Draw With Slovenia Is Wonderful News For Ireland’s World Cup Hopes

Ireland fans will no longer be left sweating on the result of the Ukraine vs Croatia game tomorrow night. A major concern for the boys in green during the tale end of the World Cup 2018 qualification campaign has been the fabled runners-up table. The table determines the top eight second-placed finishers out of the nine qualifying groups. That top eight are paired …

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Robbie Keane May Finally Have Found A New Club

LYON, FRANCE - JUNE 26: Robbie Keane of Republic of Ireland acknowledges the supporters after their team's 1-2 defeat in the UEFA EURO 2016 round of 16 match between France and Republic of Ireland at Stade des Lumieres on June 26, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Robbie Keane has been a free agent since his contract with the LA Galaxy ran out on January 1st after six seasons in the MLS. The Dubliner has been looking for a new club ever since and now may finally have found his next home. Birmingham City manager Harry Redknapp has today told Sky Sports that he is interested in …

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FAI Release Statement Firing Back At Women’s Team Following Press Conference

On Tuesday morning, the Irish international women’s team called a press conference to address a brewing controversy between the squad and the FAI. Speaking at the press conference, the players addressed several issues that they had with the Football Association of Ireland, stating that they did not feel properly treated as international players. Collective statement #IRLWNT pic.twitter.com/43Ksskn7Z6 — Marie Crowe …

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Irish Fans Take Positives From New Faces As Iceland End Aviva Run

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 28: Hordur Magnusson (R) of Iceland celebrates scoring the opening goal with Aron Sigurdarson of Iceland during the International Friendly match between Republic of Ireland and Iceland at Aviva Stadium on March 28, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Following Ireland’s hard-fought draw with Wales on Friday night, Martin O’Neill rang the changes for this evening’s friendly encounter with the Iceland. The visit of the Euro 2016 quarter-finalists gave the management team the chance to give some minutes, for the first time in some cases, to the squad’s fringe players. Andy Boyle, Daryl Horgan, Stephen Gleeson, Johnny Hayes, John …

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Why Ireland Captain Seamus Coleman Doesn’t Require A Big Move

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Seamus Coleman of Everton celebrates scoring his sides first goal with his Everton team mates during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Everton at Selhurst Park on January 21, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

As the transfer window reached its climax, Seamus Coleman’s name appeared in more and more transfer headlines. A move to Manchester United has been touted for years now with the full-back’s odds slashed over a move to Old Trafford in the dying embers of the transfer window on Tuesday night. The rumours never developed into reality with Coleman himself confirming that no …

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