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#Irish Football

# irish-football - Monday 28 December, 2020

Ronnie Whelan’s homecoming during the tumultuous summer of 1981
# Kop Idol
From The42
# Kop Idol

Ronnie Whelan’s homecoming during the tumultuous summer of 1981

Dec 28th 2020, 8:00 AM 20,788 Views 7 Comments

The young, former Home Farm midfielder was part of an eventful Dublin stay.

# irish-football - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Ireland to face England in Wembley friendly next month
# Confidence Booster
From The42
# Confidence Booster

Ireland to face England in Wembley friendly next month

Oct 21st 2020, 12:36 PM 28,845 Views 37 Comments

Stephen Kenny’s men will square off with Gareth Southgate and his charges before Ireland’s Nations League clashes with Wales and Bulgaria.

# irish-football - Monday 7 September, 2020

Two apiece for Hyland and Doyle as Drogs devour Cabinteely
# First Division
From The42
# First Division

Two apiece for Hyland and Doyle as Drogs devour Cabinteely

Sep 7th 2020, 10:31 PM 4,884 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Cobh Ramblers secured another away win by the single goal.

# irish-football - Saturday 11 July, 2020

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)
# Big Jack
# Big Jack

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)

Jul 11th 2020, 9:41 AM 41,511 Views 81 Comments

Charlton led the Irish football team for a decade.

# irish-football - Thursday 2 July, 2020

FAI board approves format for League of Ireland restart on 31 July
# Green Light
From The42
# Green Light

FAI board approves format for League of Ireland restart on 31 July

Jul 2nd 2020, 8:42 PM 2,528 Views 0 Comments

Some Premier Division clubs were against the relegation plans in particular.

# irish-football - Sunday 19 April, 2020

GAA have plan B in place to protect this year's provincial championships
# Uncertainty
From The42
# Uncertainty

GAA have plan B in place to protect this year's provincial championships

Apr 19th 2020, 10:05 PM 70,285 Views 45 Comments

With Health Minister Simon Harris warning there may not be mass gatherings in 2020, we answer the key questions that every sports fan is asking.

# irish-football - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Why have we stopped producing top-level players? Ireland needs a new philosophy
# Crossroads
From The42
# Crossroads

Why have we stopped producing top-level players? Ireland needs a new philosophy

Apr 9th 2020, 12:11 PM 23,612 Views 78 Comments

Irish football requires a new plan if this decade is to be better than the last one.

# irish-football - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Irish internationals donate €25,000 to League of Ireland players affected by coronavirus shutdown
# Some Of Our Own
From The42
# Some Of Our Own

Irish internationals donate €25,000 to League of Ireland players affected by coronavirus shutdown

Mar 19th 2020, 1:53 PM 14,106 Views 7 Comments

James McClean, Enda Stevens and Kevin Long were among the clients of Graham Barrett’s company, Integrity Sports, to make the gesture.

# irish-football - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Irish football's €50 million rescue deal set to be voted on
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

Irish football's €50 million rescue deal set to be voted on

Mar 15th 2020, 7:55 PM 20,418 Views 27 Comments

Doubts continue to be raised over whether the summit of the 79 council goes ahead in a meeting format due to coronavirus.

# irish-football - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

McCarthy: Coleman likely to miss Slovakia play-off with thigh injury
# Play-off Blow
From The42
# Play-off Blow

McCarthy: Coleman likely to miss Slovakia play-off with thigh injury

Mar 3rd 2020, 7:16 PM 4,005 Views 3 Comments

The Everton right-back was withdrawn after 28 minutes of Sunday’s Premier League clash with Manchester United.

# irish-football - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Ireland's young footballers and their 'dream' moves to England - the good, the bad and the ugly
# Decision Time
From The42
# Decision Time

Ireland's young footballers and their 'dream' moves to England - the good, the bad and the ugly

Jan 25th 2020, 10:00 AM 26,549 Views 12 Comments

David Sneyd talks to a player, a parent, an agent, and a head of recruitment about what goes into making the decision.

# irish-football - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

Former Ireland U21 Kelly returns to English football on loan from Feyenoord
# Fresh Start
From The42
# Fresh Start

Former Ireland U21 Kelly returns to English football on loan from Feyenoord

Jan 8th 2020, 2:52 PM 7,541 Views 2 Comments

Oxford United head coach Karl Robinson confessed he was ‘shocked’ to be able to land the midfielder.

# irish-football - Saturday 9 November, 2019

The 17-year-old Irish starlet set for America
# Teenage Dreams
From The42
# Teenage Dreams

The 17-year-old Irish starlet set for America

Nov 9th 2019, 10:00 AM 44,419 Views 21 Comments

It’s been a whirlwind few months for Blessing Kingsley, topped off by FAI Cup glory last Sunday.

# irish-football - Sunday 25 August, 2019

No boot deal, no ego, no time off: How Dara O’Shea’s old-school values won over Slaven Bilic
# Irish Prospect
From The42
# Irish Prospect

No boot deal, no ego, no time off: How Dara O’Shea’s old-school values won over Slaven Bilic

Aug 25th 2019, 9:30 PM 45,090 Views 8 Comments

‘Dara has everything. He’s like, mentally, he’s thinking about every minute of the training. Whatever you tell him, he is there.’

# irish-football - Friday 2 August, 2019

Hourihane offers reward for British commentators to stop making a hames of his surname
# Hou's Tricks
From The42
# Hou's Tricks

Hourihane offers reward for British commentators to stop making a hames of his surname

Aug 2nd 2019, 2:00 PM 13,026 Views 8 Comments

‘It’s been the same for years and years, so if you change it, I’ll buy you a bottle of wine or something.’

# irish-football - Friday 14 June, 2019

'If you look at Niall Quinn's document, there’s nothing new in it. I’ve been preaching this for the last 10 years'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'If you look at Niall Quinn's document, there’s nothing new in it. I’ve been preaching this for the last 10 years'

Updated Jun 14th 2019, 8:39 AM 44,544 Views 27 Comments

Cobh Ramblers manager Stephen Henderson speaks to The42 about Shane Ross’ football forum, Niall Quinn’s grand plans and forming a League Managers Association.

# irish-football - Friday 31 May, 2019

10 key points from Niall Quinn's plan to rejuvenate Irish football
# Starting Over
From The42
# Starting Over

10 key points from Niall Quinn's plan to rejuvenate Irish football

May 31st 2019, 5:59 PM 14,068 Views 21 Comments

The report was unveiled during an event in Dublin’s Mansion House today.

# irish-football - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'I would be amazed if he doesn’t play at the highest level at some point in his career'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'I would be amazed if he doesn’t play at the highest level at some point in his career'

May 30th 2019, 6:38 PM 10,784 Views 0 Comments

18-year-old Irish defender Nathan Collins has been linked with a move to Manchester United in recent weeks.

# irish-football - Monday 20 May, 2019

Man United poised to sign Irish teenager upon Fletcher's recommendation - report
# Caught The Eye
From The42
# Caught The Eye

Man United poised to sign Irish teenager upon Fletcher's recommendation - report

May 20th 2019, 1:54 PM 18,223 Views 1 Comment

Eighteen-year-old Nathan Collins has impressed at Stoke City, and captained Ireland during last year’s Euro U17s.

# irish-football - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

'It was a true honour to be captain for 4 years' - McShane confirms Reading exit
# Macca
From The42
# Macca

'It was a true honour to be captain for 4 years' - McShane confirms Reading exit

May 8th 2019, 1:35 PM 7,506 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland defender’s contract expires in June, and he has been told he can look for a new club.

# irish-football - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Chair of Oireachtas Committee calls for entire FAI board to resign
# Fall-out
From The42
# Fall-out

Chair of Oireachtas Committee calls for entire FAI board to resign

Apr 16th 2019, 12:45 PM 4,136 Views 16 Comments

Fine Gael TD Fergus O’Dowd believes a ‘full forensic audit’ of the association’s finances is necessary.

# irish-football - Monday 15 April, 2019

John Delaney offers to step aside from the FAI while an independent investigation takes place
# Delexit
From The42
# Delexit

John Delaney offers to step aside from the FAI while an independent investigation takes place

Apr 15th 2019, 5:59 PM 52,260 Views 151 Comments

Michael Cody and Eddie Murray have also left the FAI Board.

# irish-football - Sunday 14 April, 2019

FAI says it is taking 'urgent steps to address its current governance and financial issues'
# Statement
From The42
# Statement

FAI says it is taking 'urgent steps to address its current governance and financial issues'

Apr 14th 2019, 9:00 PM 28,930 Views 61 Comments

A statement released tonight failed to mention under-fire former CEO John Delaney.

# irish-football - Monday 8 April, 2019

Meyler a doubt for June qualifiers after suffering dislocated shoulder
# Sore One
From The42
# Sore One

Meyler a doubt for June qualifiers after suffering dislocated shoulder

Apr 8th 2019, 11:23 AM 4,523 Views 7 Comments

The Cork man could be ruled out for the rest of the season.

# irish-football - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Seamus Coleman makes second significant donation to Sean Cox fund
# Helping Hand
From The42
# Helping Hand

Seamus Coleman makes second significant donation to Sean Cox fund

Mar 27th 2019, 8:39 PM 52,331 Views 35 Comments

The Ireland captain and Everton star has contributed another €5,000 towards the Liverpool fan’s treatment.

# irish-football - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Bamford stretches to net winner as Leeds maintain promotion push
# Elastic Paddy
From The42
# Elastic Paddy

Bamford stretches to net winner as Leeds maintain promotion push

Mar 9th 2019, 5:45 PM 6,067 Views 13 Comments

The forward last week told Mick McCarthy that he wishes to represent the Republic of Ireland.

# irish-football - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Troy Parrott travels with Spurs senior team for tonight's Leicester clash
# Promoted
From The42
# Promoted

Troy Parrott travels with Spurs senior team for tonight's Leicester clash

Dec 8th 2018, 1:43 PM 7,453 Views 3 Comments

The Irish teenager has impressed at underage level for Tottenham this season, scoring 11 times for the London side.

# irish-football - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Harry Arter questions all but 'one or two players' for role in O'Neill's Ireland demise
# Pointing The Finger
From The42
# Pointing The Finger

Harry Arter questions all but 'one or two players' for role in O'Neill's Ireland demise

Nov 28th 2018, 10:00 PM 19,458 Views 3 Comments

The midfielder believes Martin O’Neill deserved more credit for his success with Ireland between 2014 and 2016.

# irish-football - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Omar, Jewell and El Tel: A glance at the madness that has been Ireland's recent managerial pursuits
# The Weird And Wonderful
From The42
# The Weird And Wonderful

Omar, Jewell and El Tel: A glance at the madness that has been Ireland's recent managerial pursuits

Nov 22nd 2018, 6:30 AM 5,966 Views 2 Comments

Surely it can’t be long before Troussier rears his head once more.

# irish-football - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Kerr calls for spotlight to be shone on FAI and Delaney after 'disaster' two years
# In For A Penny
From The42
# In For A Penny

Kerr calls for spotlight to be shone on FAI and Delaney after 'disaster' two years

Nov 21st 2018, 1:33 PM 12,783 Views 19 Comments

Brian Kerr says he would be interested in the Ireland role but believes it exceedingly unlikely that he’ll be fielding a call from John Delaney or the FAI.

# irish-football - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Irish football’s love-hate relationship with Eamon Dunphy highlights a deeper generational divide
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

Irish football’s love-hate relationship with Eamon Dunphy highlights a deeper generational divide

Jul 29th 2018, 7:00 AM 16,986 Views 39 Comments

The veteran pundit announced his departure from RTÉ during the week.

# irish-football - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Preston's 17-year-old Irish star scoops two awards after impressive first season
# Scholar
From The42
# Scholar

Preston's 17-year-old Irish star scoops two awards after impressive first season

May 22nd 2018, 4:26 PM 10,000 Views 1 Comment

Adam O’Reilly made the senior side’s bench for February’s clash with Wolves.

# irish-football - Saturday 19 May, 2018

Withdrawal of Denis O'Brien's funding won't hurt the FAI - John Delaney
# Money Matters
From The42
# Money Matters

Withdrawal of Denis O'Brien's funding won't hurt the FAI - John Delaney

May 19th 2018, 8:20 AM 6,472 Views 9 Comments

“We knew when we were renewing the contracts this time around that it wouldn’t be available.”

# irish-football - Sunday 28 January, 2018

'He must have seen me looking around because he shouted over ‘Are you alright, gorgeous?’'
# Irish Football
# Irish Football

'He must have seen me looking around because he shouted over ‘Are you alright, gorgeous?’'

Jan 28th 2018, 11:46 AM 27,583 Views 3 Comments

Dubliner Warren O’Hora was snapped up by Brighton just seven months after making his first-team debut for Bohemians.

'He must have seen me looking around because he shouted over ‘Are you alright, gorgeous?’'
# Irish Football
From The42
# Irish Football

'He must have seen me looking around because he shouted over ‘Are you alright, gorgeous?’'

Jan 28th 2018, 7:15 AM 15,243 Views 3 Comments

Dubliner Warren O’Hora was snapped up by Brighton just seven months after making his first-team debut for Bohemians.

# irish-football - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Have boots, will travel: Cillian Sheridan fulfilling eastern promise on latest stop in Poland
# Travel Man
From The42
# Travel Man

Have boots, will travel: Cillian Sheridan fulfilling eastern promise on latest stop in Poland

Dec 31st 2017, 10:00 AM 17,247 Views 7 Comments

The Cavan native has never been afraid to try a new league.

# irish-football - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Horgan pleased to put 'difficult few months' behind him after first league start of the season
# Sophomore Struggles
From The42
# Sophomore Struggles

Horgan pleased to put 'difficult few months' behind him after first league start of the season

Dec 27th 2017, 3:42 PM 6,978 Views 4 Comments

Greg Cunningham also returned to Alex Neil’s matchday squad after undergoing knee surgery back in August.

# irish-football - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Robbie Keane makes impact off bench but Indian Super League debut ends in defeat
# Keane Eye
From The42
# Keane Eye

Robbie Keane makes impact off bench but Indian Super League debut ends in defeat

Dec 7th 2017, 5:52 PM 10,850 Views 13 Comments

Keane provided a sumptuous through ball for a late leveler, but it wasn’t enough for ATK.

# irish-football - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Liverpool standout added to unbeaten Ireland U21 squad for Norway qualifier
# Kell's Bells
From The42
# Kell's Bells

Liverpool standout added to unbeaten Ireland U21 squad for Norway qualifier

Nov 7th 2017, 5:51 PM 11,804 Views 5 Comments

Caoimhin Kelleher’s introduction is the only change to Noel King’s squad.

# irish-football - Monday 18 September, 2017

Ireland's World Cup qualifier against the North will be available to watch on BBC Red Button
# Press Red
From The42
# Press Red

Ireland's World Cup qualifier against the North will be available to watch on BBC Red Button

Sep 18th 2017, 8:23 PM 7,839 Views 3 Comments

Ireland open their campaign in Armagh on Tuesday night.

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