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Category: Republic of Ireland

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Republic of Ireland beat USA thanks to Alan Judge’s last-gasp winner

Alan Judge came off the bench to blast the Republic of Ireland to victory over the United States, handing John O’Shea the perfect send-off. The Brentford midfielder’s 90th-minute winner came just seconds after his introduction on a night when Shamrock …

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Republic of Ireland v USA: international friendly – live!

Teams meet at Aviva Stadium in Dublin after missing World CupEmail beau.dure.freelance@guardian.co.uk or tweet @duresport 1.11pm BST Beau will be here shortly, in the meantime here’s how the US got on in their last friendly:Josh Sargent scored on debut…

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Tunisia fight back to draw and expose Portugal’s defensive weaknesses

• Giroud on target as France beat Republic of Ireland in Paris• Balotelli scores on return for Italy in win over Saudi ArabiaPortugal’s defensive frailties were again exposed as England’s first group stage opponents Tunisia hit back from two goals behi…

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Republic of Ireland U17s furious after keeper sent off during penalty shootout

James Corcoran penalised for coming off line in deciding kickNetherlands progress to semi-final after scoring re-takeMonday’s Under-17 European Championship quarter-final between the Netherlands and Republic of Ireland ended in acrimony after Irish goa…

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World Cup stunning moments: Roy Keane walks out on Ireland | Barry Glendenning

The captain’s 2002 exit was the subject of more hand-wringing and tomfoolery than almost any incident before or since in modern Irish life. Perfectionist or traitor? The jury’s still out“He came. He saw. He went home.” So ran the tag-line of the Irish …

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New-look Republic of Ireland fall to defeat in Turkey friendly

Mehmet Topal’s sweetly struck volley condemned a new-look Republic of Ireland to friendly defeat in Turkey on a night Martin O’Neill used to experiment with his squad.O’Neill handed senior debuts to Declan Rice, Scott Hogan and a substitute Matt Dohert…

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International football: 10 things to look out for in this round of friendlies

France and England debutants stake their claims, Ronaldo v Salah, Dembélé seeks to convince Martínez and another new start for ScotlandZurich is not an obvious venue for Portugal to face Egypt but may, at least, afford Fifa bigwigs the opportunity to p…

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Nessun Dorma podcast: from Jack Charlton to Euro 96, via Paul Merson

The pod revisit Euro 96, talk transfer records, remember Graham Taylor and debate Republic of Ireland under Big JackThere’s a surprising dearth of football podcasts these days. Thankfully for you and your ears, Nessun Dorma is here to fill the gap. We …

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Liam Miller, former Celtic, Manchester United and Sunderland midfielder, dies aged 36

• Midfielder had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer late last year• Miller won 21 Republic of Ireland caps in career spanning 16 yearsThe former Republic of Ireland midfielder Liam Miller has died aged 36 from pancreatic cancer.Miller, who played fo…

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Uefa Nations League: home nations get tough test in new competition

• England draw Spain and Croatia, Wales v Rep Ireland and Denmark• Northern Ireland play Austria and Bosnia-Herzegovina• Scotland drawn against Israel and AlbaniaEngland have been drawn to play Spain and Croatia in Group Four of League A in the Uefa Na…

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Uefa Nations League draw – live!

Follow the draw for Uefa’s new competition as it unfoldsEmail Barry here or Tweet him here, if you fancyNick Ames: what is the Nations League and will it work? 11.23am GMT Here are the pots from which the League C groups will be drawn. Managerless Scot…

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Republic of Ireland’s Cyrus Christie reveals racist abuse after World Cup loss

• Christie says he received abuse on Twitter after defeat to Denmark• FAI refers posts to Irish police as PFA Ireland condemn abuseThe Republic of Ireland defender Cyrus Christie has revealed that he has received racist abuse on Twitter following his c…

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Where it went wrong for the teams who missed out on the World Cup

Fans from 21 countries explain why they will be staying at home next summer. Holland were unlucky, Italy were mismanaged and Mongolia were a disasterFive points out of a possible 18 from our games against Belgium, Greece and Cyprus proved fatal. Greece…

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Martin O’Neill hints he would be happy to stay as Republic of Ireland manager

• I will sit down and speak with the FAI, O’Neill said• Manager was offered two more years after win in WalesMartin O’Neill has suggested he is likely to continue as the Republic of Ireland manager unless his employer has changed its mind about wanting…

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Martin O’Neill’s central miscalculation calls future into question | Paul Doyle

The Republic of Ireland manager’s substitutions abandoned the heart of midfield to Christian Eriksen and Denmark, and the manner of defeat could hardly have been worse for O’NeillMartin O’Neill said he would take a couple of weeks to mull over the impl…

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Martin O’Neill defends his record after Ireland fail to reach World Cup – video

Martin O’Neill defends his managerial record following the Republic of Ireland’s 5-1 loss to Denmark on Tuesday evening. The result means Ireland will play no part at the World Cup in Russia next year and O’Neill was dismissive when asked by a journali…

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Subtlety, strategy and Christian Eriksen are all too much for Republic of Ireland | Louise Taylor

Ireland will be missed at the World Cup but they had no answer to the talismanic Christian Eriksen while Martin O’Neill’s strategy was so limitedThey may have traded their longships for charter flights from Copenhagen but the red-and-white bedecked arm…

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Martin O’Neill defends his record after mistakes cost Republic of Ireland

• O’Neill angry at claim his luck had finally run out in Denmark defeat• ‘I didn’t win trophies as a player and a manager by having luck’Martin O’Neill rued the mistakes that contributed to his team’s chastening World Cup play-off defeat by Denmark but…

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Republic of Ireland’s World Cup dream shattered by Eriksen and Denmark

And lo, the spirit and awkwardness of Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland were not enough. Those qualities took them to within touching distance of their first World Cup in 16 years but no further. Denmark, far superior in this play-off, will go inste…

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Republic of Ireland v Denmark: World Cup play-off second leg – live!

World Cup play-off updates from the second leg (first leg: 0-0)And feel free to email Barry or tweet him here with your thoughts 6.36pm GMT Darren Randolph, Cyrus Christie, Ciaran Clark, Shane Duffy, Stephen Ward; David Meyler, Harry Arter; Jeff Hendri…