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Monday 5 June 2023 Dublin: 17°C

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# interesting mix
Absentees return as Ireland boss Pauw names first squad for Euro 2021 qualifier
2014 FAI Player of the Year Julie-Ann Russell is one interesting inclusion in the 23-strong group.
# Pauw Patrol
Ireland targeting record-breaking Tallaght turn-out for next month's Euro qualifier
Vera Pauw will take charge of the Girls in Green for the first time when Ukraine come to Dublin on 8 October.
# coygig
'We are absolutely elated' - Three wins from three sees Ireland U17s ease into Euro Elite Round
21 goals scored and none conceded as James Scott’s young guns finished top of their group.
# new boss
New Ireland boss Pauw enthused by 'philosophy of working within the FAI'
Ex-Dutch coach Vera Pauw was unveiled as the new Ireland women’s manager at a press conference this afternoon.
# Euro Vision
'It's about building morale and backing ourselves that little bit more that we can do it'
A winning start for Ireland on the road to England 2021 last night, but definitely not the most convincing performance.
# can't see can't be
'All the players stay out afterwards and want to thank everyone for coming. We love it'
3,423 fans turned out as Ireland opened their Euro 2021 qualifying campaign at Tallaght Stadium last night.
# Job Done
'Our objective was to win and keep a clean sheet, and that is what we have done'
Interim Ireland boss O’Connor, captain McCabe and defensive duo Quinn and O’Riordan were pleased with the result against Montenegro.
# montenegro mission
Ireland make winning start to Euro 2021 campaign with McCabe and Toland on target
The Girls in Green were 2-0 winners over a gutsy Montenegro side in front of 3,423 at Tallaght Stadium.
# Euro Vision
Cruel injury blow sees Glasgow striker withdraw from Ireland squad as U19 star called up
Clare Shine had been included for the first time since 2017, but Chloe Singleton now takes her place ahead of their opening Euro 2021 qualifier.
# new boss
'I don’t mind if it’s internal or external, once it’s the right person for the job' - Ireland captain McCabe
The Arsenal winger isn’t concerned that there’s no permanent manager in place ahead of the Euro qualification opener in two weeks’ time.
# build it and they will come
'It has to be done at the right time' - Aviva fixture an aim for Ireland women's team
Republic of Ireland defender Louise Quinn outlined her aspirations on Episode Two of The Football Family.
# Reports
Ireland set to face World Cup champions USA at the Rose Bowl later this summer
Jill Ellis’ side earned their fourth star yesterday.
# coygig
Stunning Ryan Doyle double sends Ireland into University Games quarter-finals as group winners
A 2-1 win over Korea adds to their excellent opening victory against reigning champions Brazil.
# coygig
Brilliant 30-yard Lauren Kelly strike gives Ireland win over Brazil at University Games
Ireland produced a dominant performance to keep the reigning champions at bay.
# 2020 vision
Irish international Campbell rewarded with Manchester City contract extension
The 25-year-old defender has signed a new deal to remain with the English club until next summer.
# The Skipper
Irish centurion's full focus on captaining club as life goes on after international duty
Áine O’Gorman and Peamount United get their 2019 Women’s National League campaign underway this evening.
# The mighty quinn
Second-half goal from Arsenal's Louise Quinn gives Ireland victory in Marbella
Colin Bell’s side picked up the win over Wales after the teams had played out a draw last Thursday.
# coygig
We go again: Ireland back in the spotlight as Euro 2021 draw takes place today
Colin Bell’s side will hope to reach a first-ever major tournament this time around.
# Taking the positives
'At the start I was actually going into the scrum myself!': Ross making his impact felt
The performance of the scrum was one positive aspect of Ireland Women’s heavy Six Nations defeat to England on Friday.
# Tweet Elite
Southampton shade, banners at the Aviva and more tweets of the week
Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.
LIVE: Watch Ireland's women take on Poland
Colin Bell’s side were involved in a friendly this evening.
# next step
Three wins from three see Ireland's young guns coast into Euro 2019 Elite Round
The dream of reaching next summer’s finals in Scotland is well and truly alive.
Ireland v Norway, Women's World Cup qualifier
After a 2-0 loss in Tallaght on Friday, it was do-or-die for Colin Bell’s Ireland side in Stavanger.
As it happened Ireland v Norway, Women's World Cup qualifier
The Girls in Green faced a difficult test at Tallaght Stadium tonight.
# coygig
Ireland striker O'Gorman set to make 99th cap as team named for crucial World Cup qualifier
Currently second in Group 3, Ireland take on Norway in the first of two crucial Women’s World Cup qualifiers.
# road to world cup
'They’re looking straight past us' - Ireland star believes Norway are underestimating them
Six months on from cruciate knee surgery, Manchester City full-back Megan Campbell is nearing her return to the international fold.
# Take a Bow
Ireland striker's journey back to international football after three ACL injuries by the age of 21
Rianna Jarrett has defied repeated setbacks to represent her country.
# rocky road to france
Explainer: How Ireland can still qualify for the 2019 World Cup
Their bid to reach a first-ever major tournament took a hit last night, but it can still be done.
# coygig
European champions too strong for Ireland as first-half goals end unbeaten streak
There were over 4,000 in attendance at Tallaght Stadium as the Netherlands claimed a 2-0 win.
# breaking boundaries
Another record-breaking crowd turns out to Tallaght for Ireland's World Cup qualifier
There were 4,047 fans watching on as they lost to The Netherlands.
# Road to France
'The best team in the world on their day' - Ireland prepare to shut out European champions again
Having drawn 0-0 with the Dutch back in November, manager Colin Bell is hopeful of pulling off something similar at Tallaght Stadium tomorrow.
# coygig
Ireland's record crowd in Tallaght was just one part of a landmark night for women's football
More than 72,000 fans watched eight games spread across the continent.
# Road to France
'We don't see any reason why we can't qualify. We hope that the time is now'
Karen Duggan and the Ireland WNT are focused as their quest to reach a first major tournament continues.
# coygig
Five-try Ireland show clinical edge to claim bonus-point win over Wales
Adam Griggs’ side held off a Welsh fightback to finish strongly and rack up a big win.
# coygig
'We’ve got ourselves in a great position in the group' - Key players return as Ireland prepare for vital qualifiers
Claire Walsh, Karen Duggan and Aine O’Gorman are among those included in the 24-player squad.
# rotten luck
'It’s been hard to stay positive but I have good people around me'
Ireland striker Stephanie Roche is dealing with a new injury worry as she attempts to return from a fracture to her tibia.
# coygig
Here are all three of their goals as Ireland's women earn a convincing victory over Portugal
Shelbourne Ladies’ teenage starlet Leanne Kiernan, Louise Quinn and captain Katie McCabe were all on target for Colin Bell’s side.
# Super result
Ireland give defensive masterclass to hold European champions to a draw in front of 12,000 fans
The women’s national team put in a heroic performance in Nijmegen this evening.
# coygig
Ireland reveal squad for opening tournament of World Seven Series in Dubai
Anthony Eddy has included two new uncapped players in his panel.
# Away Days
Two first-half goals make it two from two for Ireland as they target 2019 World Cup
Katie McCabe and Denise O’Sullivan got the goals as Ireland beat Slovakia 2-0.