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# Irish Football Team

This year
Analysis: To improve women’s football in Ireland we should avoid the mistakes made by the men's game
Dr Payam Ansari and Dr Gary Sinclair look at the ways women’s football could be progressed in Ireland.
All time
Kenny calls up Knight from U21s with defensive cover en route as Egan and Arter are ruled out
Jack Byrne, Josh Cullen and Ryan Manning have already joined up with Kenny’s squad while Ciaran Clark and Darragh Lenihan are expected to follow.
Jon Walters to switch Premier League clubs as Stoke accept bid worth £3m
Lancashire clubs are quickly developing a monopoly on Ireland internationals.
Cyrus Christie nears move from Derby to another Championship club
The Ireland international has a year remaining on his Derby contract.
These lads at the Euros wore Irish Water costumes in tribute to Jon Walters
Just excellent.
These lads at the Euros wore Irish Water costumes in tribute to Jon Walters
Just excellent.
This great shop sign perfectly captures the mood in Ireland yesterday
Hats off to Seanie D.
Poll: Who do you think should replace Giovanni Trapattoni?
The Italian’s reign is over. Who would be your choice to take over as the Ireland manager?
Happy Birthday, Toto Schillaci!
It’s hard to believe– mainly because he looked 47 at the time– but the unlikely star of Italia ’90 drew to within three years of the half century today.
The Finals countdown: how the other ties are shaping up
While we’re all busy gloating about Ireland’s imminent qualification, six other European countries are experiencing varying degrees of anxiety about their Euro 2012 fate.
Keane looked lively for LA last night
Robbie Keane played 82 minutes of the LA Galaxy’s MLS Western Conference sem-eye-final last night.
Estonia bound: the wheres and hows of getting there
Want to show your support for the boys in green but intimidated by the Baltic? Look no further: we’ve collated all your travel options in a tidy little slideshow.
Injury could sideline Keane for Armenia clash
As we hadn’t already endured enough sporting woe today, Robbie Keane now looks unlikely to play a part in Ireland’s final Euro 2012 qualifier with Armenia.
Poll: After last night's performance, can Ireland really hope to beat Russia next week?
Does last night’s draw with Slovakia leave Giovanni Trappatoni’s national side with too much to do in Russia?
The sports week in pictures
Every week we flick through the best images from the sporting week.
Keano at 40: here’s Roy’s greatest hits
The former Ireland skipper hits the big four-oh today. It’s been an eventful four decades.
O’Shea now also a major doubt for Macedonia game
Manchester United defender picked up a hamstring strain during last night’s Champions League action.
Irish jump in world football rankings
“How’d we manage it?” “Well we would’ve made the World Cup if it wasn’t for Henry!”