The Irish team in recent years has seemingly relied more on age and treachery rather than youth and exuberance.
Ireland have finished second in Group D after 10 dramatic group matches. Monday’s inspirational victory in Cardiff means the boys in green beat Wales to a World Cup play-off, and […]
Ireland kept their World Cup hopes alive with a comfortable win over Moldova at the Aviva Stadium last night, which means Monday’s showdown in Cardiff against Wales will be a […]
FIFA have confirmed that the 2018 World Cup play-offs will be seeded. This means that the eight best (out of nine) teams who finish second in their qualifying groups will be split […]
Roy Keane has issued a rallying war cry ahead of Ireland’s World Cup qualifier against Austria on Sunday. The boys in green enter the game at the Aviva joint top […]
Sean Maguire has become the latest Irish player to join Preston. News broke that the 23 year old Cork City striker had agreed a deal with the Championship club less […]
Mexico beat Ireland 3-1 at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey this morning. Irish boss Martin O’Neill experimented with a 3-5-2 formation, with Richard Keogh and John Egan lining out […]
“I’m only 22. I know I’m good enough to play at a higher level in England. I went over at a young age and I know I’ll get back there one day.”
As Sky Sports explains, the ranking is based on international matches played over a four-year cycle, with more recent results carrying a greater weight than older ones.
Earlier this week, a bronze bust honouring Patrick O’Connell was unveiled at Windsor Park.