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# fai - Monday 18 October, 2021

FAI contradict SIPTU claim of 'continued refusal to engage' as row rumbles on
# Discord
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# Discord

FAI contradict SIPTU claim of 'continued refusal to engage' as row rumbles on

Mon 8:51 PM 3,745 Views 1 Comment

Tensions between SIPTU and the FAI hierarchy first erupted earlier this year.

# fai - Friday 15 October, 2021

Ireland squad announced for upcoming World Cup qualifiers
# Girls In Green
From The42
# Girls In Green

Ireland squad announced for upcoming World Cup qualifiers

Oct 15th 2021, 11:16 AM 2,392 Views 0 Comments

Vera Paul has named 27 players for the clashes against Sweden and Finland.

# fai - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Stephen Kenny is building something exciting and deserves a new contract
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Stephen Kenny is building something exciting and deserves a new contract

Oct 13th 2021, 7:30 AM 30,650 Views 55 Comments

The manager oversaw an impressive win against Qatar at the Aviva Stadium last night.

# fai - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

'Optimistic we'll reach that 100%' - Ireland's November internationals set for full crowds
# Take Your Seat
From The42
# Take Your Seat

'Optimistic we'll reach that 100%' - Ireland's November internationals set for full crowds

Oct 6th 2021, 5:15 PM 15,600 Views 12 Comments

Ireland’s international rugby and football teams have important fixtures at home this autumn.

FAI: 'We must accept the right of individuals to make a personal choice' on vaccine, following Robinson comments
# Jabs For The Boys
From The42
# Jabs For The Boys

FAI: 'We must accept the right of individuals to make a personal choice' on vaccine, following Robinson comments

Oct 6th 2021, 3:22 PM 3,736 Views 17 Comments

‘We have encouraged all our players at all levels of the game to be vaccinated,’ said Irish football’s governing body.

# fai - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

'It irks me a lot' - Irish assistant boss Andrews still in the dark over source of Videogate controversy
# The Wembley Tape
From The42
# The Wembley Tape

'It irks me a lot' - Irish assistant boss Andrews still in the dark over source of Videogate controversy

Updated Sep 28th 2021, 8:08 PM 31,021 Views 9 Comments

Stephen Kenny had previously suggested there were people ‘behind the scenes or elsewhere’ behind the saga.

# fai - Monday 27 September, 2021

FAI officials probing concerns over Limerick District League finances
# Investigation
# Investigation

FAI officials probing concerns over Limerick District League finances

Sep 27th 2021, 6:26 PM 16,826 Views 0 Comments

The league has postponed its AGM on foot of a request by the FAI.

'Time is right for UK and Ireland World Cup bid' - Noel Mooney
# 2030
From The42
# 2030

'Time is right for UK and Ireland World Cup bid' - Noel Mooney

Sep 27th 2021, 5:05 PM 18,569 Views 20 Comments

The former interim FAI chief executive has recently taken over at the Football Association of Wales.

# fai - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Ireland drop to 50th in latest Fifa World Rankings
# Slip
From The42
# Slip

Ireland drop to 50th in latest Fifa World Rankings

Sep 16th 2021, 12:00 PM 22,541 Views 31 Comments

The Boys in Green fall three places.

# fai - Wednesday 8 September, 2021

Kenny’s Ireland remain a side stuck in progress, but the FAI will give him more time
# Review
From The42
# Review

Kenny’s Ireland remain a side stuck in progress, but the FAI will give him more time

Sep 8th 2021, 8:20 PM 18,270 Views 39 Comments

We take a look back at some of what went right and wrong for Ireland in the latest international window.

# fai - Sunday 5 September, 2021

The trailblazing coach who helped usher in a new era for Irish football
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The trailblazing coach who helped usher in a new era for Irish football

Sep 5th 2021, 8:15 AM 6,854 Views 1 Comment

Sue Ronan discusses her time with Ireland as a player and manager, and the work she has done since.

# fai - Monday 30 August, 2021

FAI announces equal pay for Ireland's senior men's and women's teams
# Level Playing Field
From The42
# Level Playing Field

FAI announces equal pay for Ireland's senior men's and women's teams

Aug 30th 2021, 3:59 PM 27,021 Views 87 Comments

It has been described as ‘a ground-breaking deal for Irish sport’ by the football governing body.

# fai - Friday 20 August, 2021

Umbro reveal limited edition blue Ireland jersey to mark FAI centenary
# New Look
From The42
# New Look

Umbro reveal limited edition blue Ireland jersey to mark FAI centenary

Updated Aug 20th 2021, 8:20 PM 16,115 Views 13 Comments

The shirt will be released later this year.

# fai - Friday 13 August, 2021

Rice appointed to full-time role in Kenny's Republic of Ireland backroom team
# Eagle Eye
From The42
# Eagle Eye

Rice appointed to full-time role in Kenny's Republic of Ireland backroom team

Aug 13th 2021, 8:38 PM 12,658 Views 5 Comments

The 36-year-old former Shamrock Rovers captain will join Ireland as head scout and opposition analyst after departing Crystal Palace.

# fai - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

Judge says she's not yet prepared to make order over files sought by ODCE in FAI investigation
# John Delaney
# John Delaney

Judge says she's not yet prepared to make order over files sought by ODCE in FAI investigation

Aug 11th 2021, 5:04 PM 21,658 Views 0 Comments

The case will return before the court after the new legal terms commences in October.

# fai - Thursday 29 July, 2021

FAI chief Hill targets World Cup wins and opens up on 'emotion' of Irish football
# FAI
From The42
# FAI

FAI chief Hill targets World Cup wins and opens up on 'emotion' of Irish football

Updated Jul 29th 2021, 5:00 PM 9,985 Views 3 Comments

Chief executive says he will push government hard to have 25,000 fans in Aviva Stadium for games against Azerbaijan and Serbia which he admits ‘Ireland have to win’.

# fai - Friday 23 July, 2021

No 'international decisions yet' for promising West Ham forward - Kenny
# Patience
From The42
# Patience

No 'international decisions yet' for promising West Ham forward - Kenny

Jul 23rd 2021, 7:00 AM 13,717 Views 10 Comments

Mipo Odubeko was born in Dublin and qualifies for Nigeria and England.

# fai - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Judgement reserved on watchdog's application for disputed John Delaney documents
# High Court
# High Court

Judgement reserved on watchdog's application for disputed John Delaney documents

Jul 20th 2021, 5:22 PM 22,964 Views 0 Comments

The judge said she would do her best to give judgement as soon as possible.

# fai - Monday 19 July, 2021

Ex-FAI chief Noel Mooney appointed new CEO of Welsh FA
# New Gig
From The42
# New Gig

Ex-FAI chief Noel Mooney appointed new CEO of Welsh FA

Jul 19th 2021, 12:56 PM 6,417 Views 7 Comments

He spent six months as the interim General Manager of the FAI during the Association’s fire-fighting days in 2019.

# fai - Friday 2 July, 2021

Revenue Commissioners yet to accept voluntary payment from the FAI
# Finances
From The42
# Finances

Revenue Commissioners yet to accept voluntary payment from the FAI

Jul 2nd 2021, 11:53 PM 4,408 Views 2 Comments

The Association yesterday posted their annual accounts for 2020.

# fai - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Rea Walshe to leave role at FAI
# Departure
From The42
# Departure

Rea Walshe to leave role at FAI

Jul 1st 2021, 3:09 PM 5,943 Views 1 Comment

She was briefly the FAI’s Chief Executive in 2019, when John Delaney became Executive Vice-President.

# fai - Monday 24 May, 2021

FAI exploring potential Irish eligibility of Colombian-born teenage prospect Hollman McCormick
# Wonderkid
From The42
# Wonderkid

FAI exploring potential Irish eligibility of Colombian-born teenage prospect Hollman McCormick

May 24th 2021, 3:00 PM 48,485 Views 38 Comments

The 15-year-old striker last week became the fifth-youngest player to appear in South America’s version of the Champions League.

'My impression of him is absolutely that he is a man of significant integrity'
# Packie Is Back
From The42
# Packie Is Back

'My impression of him is absolutely that he is a man of significant integrity'

May 24th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,552 Views 3 Comments

11 years after being made redundant, Packie Bonner has made a return to the FAI.

# fai - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Gerry McAnaney re-elected FAI President
# The Reform Continues
From The42
# The Reform Continues

Gerry McAnaney re-elected FAI President

Updated May 23rd 2021, 6:18 PM 3,473 Views 0 Comments

Paul Cooke also held onto his seat as Vice-President.

# fai - Friday 21 May, 2021

Ireland legend Packie Bonner to make FAI return after 11 years
# Safe Pair Of Hands
From The42
# Safe Pair Of Hands

Ireland legend Packie Bonner to make FAI return after 11 years

May 21st 2021, 5:16 PM 9,098 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal native will be one of six independent directors ratified at Sunday’s EGM.

# fai - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

Judge wants LPP issues between ODCE, FAI and John Delaney completed by end of legal year
# FAI
# FAI

Judge wants LPP issues between ODCE, FAI and John Delaney completed by end of legal year

May 18th 2021, 5:12 PM 14,192 Views 0 Comments

The comments were made by Ms Justice Leonie Reynolds when the matter came before her today.

# fai - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Judge to receive report next week concerning documents seized from FAI by ODCE
# High Court
# High Court

Judge to receive report next week concerning documents seized from FAI by ODCE

May 11th 2021, 3:51 PM 13,762 Views 0 Comments

Many of the documents at issue relate to the FAI’s former CEO John Delaney.

# fai - Thursday 22 April, 2021

State funding of €5.8 million to FAI on hold pending approval by Sport Ireland
# Annual Investment
From The42
# Annual Investment

State funding of €5.8 million to FAI on hold pending approval by Sport Ireland

Apr 22nd 2021, 2:21 PM 6,901 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, the GAA has been granted €2.4 million while €2.25 million has gone to the IRFU.

# fai - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

FAI voices opposition to plans for 'elitist' European Super League
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

FAI voices opposition to plans for 'elitist' European Super League

Apr 20th 2021, 11:52 AM 3,592 Views 8 Comments

Irish football’s governing body is backing Uefa.

# fai - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

'Feels like yesterday making my first' - 50th Irish cap for Arsenal star as World Cup qualifiers loom
# Milestone
From The42
# Milestone

'Feels like yesterday making my first' - 50th Irish cap for Arsenal star as World Cup qualifiers loom

Apr 13th 2021, 7:00 AM 2,330 Views 1 Comment

Katie McCabe reached the half century mark against Belgium on Sunday.

# fai - Friday 9 April, 2021

Monday 19 April is D-Day for FAI's Euro hopes
# Manic Monday
From The42
# Manic Monday

Monday 19 April is D-Day for FAI's Euro hopes

Apr 9th 2021, 7:22 PM 1,610 Views 3 Comments

Irish fans will find out in 10 days if Dublin will get to host four games in this year’s tournament.

# fai - Saturday 3 April, 2021

'Frustrated' SIPTU staff at the FAI hit out at lack of engagement from new CEO Jonathan Hill
# Discord
From The42
# Discord

'Frustrated' SIPTU staff at the FAI hit out at lack of engagement from new CEO Jonathan Hill

Apr 3rd 2021, 8:13 PM 3,275 Views 0 Comments

The union say they have referred a number of issues to the Workplace Relations Commission.

# fai - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Details confirmed as Stephen Kenny's Ireland to return to action with June friendlies
# Summer Camp
From The42
# Summer Camp

Details confirmed as Stephen Kenny's Ireland to return to action with June friendlies

Apr 1st 2021, 12:07 PM 5,325 Views 9 Comments

The Boys In Green will face Andorra and Hungary in early June as Kenny looks for his first win at the helm.

# fai - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

FAI deny claim of 'gerrymandering' board elections process after structural overhaul
# New Structures
From The42
# New Structures

FAI deny claim of 'gerrymandering' board elections process after structural overhaul

Mar 30th 2021, 4:30 PM 3,762 Views 2 Comments

A new structure sees the FAI’s membership split into three groups, with only one of them guaranteed two seats on the board.

# fai - Sunday 28 March, 2021

FAI Chairman Barrett fears staff morale may be affected by ongoing Robbie Keane situation
# Without A Role
From The42
# Without A Role

FAI Chairman Barrett fears staff morale may be affected by ongoing Robbie Keane situation

Mar 28th 2021, 7:30 PM 87,855 Views 4 Comments

Keane remains under contract at the FAI but has not had a role at the Association for almost a year.

FAI give vote of confidence to Stephen Kenny
# Backing
From The42
# Backing

FAI give vote of confidence to Stephen Kenny

Mar 28th 2021, 3:52 PM 32,101 Views 71 Comments

The manager’s job is not under immediate threat in spite of last night’s defeat to Luxembourg.

# fai - Thursday 25 March, 2021

'If the player isn't ready, we'll accept that' - Highly rated West Ham teen's absence from Ireland U21 squad explained
# Late Withdrawal
From The42
# Late Withdrawal

'If the player isn't ready, we'll accept that' - Highly rated West Ham teen's absence from Ireland U21 squad explained

Updated Mar 25th 2021, 5:00 PM 30,408 Views 26 Comments

Jim Crawford says ‘fatigue’ led to Ademipo Odubeko’s withdrawal.

# fai - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

High Court rules that case about investigation into FAI can be heard in public for now
# FAI
# FAI

High Court rules that case about investigation into FAI can be heard in public for now

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:03 PM 18,017 Views 0 Comments

Delaney has applied for the proceedings to be held in private.

# fai - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Highly rated West Ham teenager among 14 new call-ups to Crawford's U21 squad From The42

Highly rated West Ham teenager among 14 new call-ups to Crawford's U21 squad

Mar 18th 2021, 6:10 PM 6,816 Views 0 Comments

Bohemians pair Dawson Devoy and Andy Lyons join Bray Wanderers’ Brian Maher as the three players selected from the League of Ireland.

# fai - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

FAI 'very comfortable' with new Dundalk coaching set-up that sees Giovagnoli take reduced role
# LOI
From The42
# LOI

FAI 'very comfortable' with new Dundalk coaching set-up that sees Giovagnoli take reduced role

Mar 10th 2021, 1:52 PM 3,346 Views 0 Comments

Dundalk may face punishment if Giovagnoli is deemed to be performing managerial duties, however.

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