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# squad announcement

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2022
# COYBIG
Evan Ferguson and Will Smallbone called up to Ireland squad for Norway and Malta friendlies
No place for Ryan Manning and Conor Coventry in Stephen Kenny’s squad.
# coygig
Ireland hit by injury as Pauw prepares to name squad for World Cup play-off
The Girls In Green face Scotland or Austria away on 11 October.
# squad announcement
Brentford's Ivan Toney handed first England call-up for Nations League double-header
There is no place in the 28 for Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho.
# Announcement
Townsend includes five uncapped players in Scotland's Six Nations squad
Saracens back-rower Andy Christie and London Irish scrum-half Ben White are two of the new faces.
All time
# red list
Two Ireland U21s squad named as only home-based players may travel to Montenegro
Jim Crawford’s side play a double-header of Euro qualifiers this month, but restrictions could leave him with a depleted panel for the second game in Podgorica.
# squad announcement
Ex-England U21 striker Will Keane receives first Ireland call-up for October double-header
The 28-year-old has four goals in nine matches for League One club Wigan Athletic this season.
# squad announcement
Covid issues hit Ireland squad once again as Kenny confirms some players have opted against vaccine
‘In an ideal world we’d prefer to have everyone vaccinated but we have to respect the individual wishes’, said the Ireland boss.
# squad announcement
James Collins and Jack Byrne earn call-ups in latest Irish squad
Stephen Kenny has named a 26-man squad for games with England, Wales, and Bulgaria.
# squad announcement
Doyle back in the mix as Ireland Women's squad named for 2020 Six Nations
Doyle won her last cap for the Ireland Women’s team in 2015.
# Staying Put
Southgate rules out England exit before Euro 2020
After guiding the Three Lions to a World Cup semi-final, the 48-year-old says he is unfazed by links to Premier League clubs.
# COYBIG
Tottenham's teenager Parrott included as Stephen Kenny names exciting first Ireland U21 squad
The new Ireland U21 boss named his squad for this month’s Uefa U21 European Championship qualifier against Luxembourg.
# Scouting Report
'James has a real chance of seeing his name in my first squad' - McCarthy impressed by League One's top scorer
The Ireland manager also revealed that he has been exchanging text messages with Leeds United forward Patrick Bamford, ahead of this week’s announcement.
# Up and Running
Andrews and Crawford join Ireland U21 coaching staff as Kenny names first squad
New Ireland U21 manager Stephen Kenny has unveiled his coaching team alongside his first squad.
# November Tests
Danny Cipriani's England exile continues as Jones names squad for November internationals
Eddie Jones on Thursday named his 36-man squad for next month’s Tests against South Africa, New Zealand, Japan and Australia.
# Friendlies
First senior call-ups for League of Ireland pair as O'Neill confirms squad for upcoming friendlies
Martin O’Neill has announced his final squad as Ireland prepare to France and the United States next week.
# new faces
West Ham youngster Declan Rice included in Ireland squad for Turkey friendly
An 30-man panel has been announced ahead of the fixture, which is scheduled for 23 March.
# Blow
Jon Walters officially ruled out of Ireland's final two World Cup qualifiers
Martin O’Neill named his provisional squad this afternoon, and said that the striker will be out for ‘a number of weeks’ with a knee injury.
# Ready to go
Preston's Sean Maguire included in Ireland squad ahead of crucial World Cup qualifiers
The former Cork City striker has been touted for a call-up in recent months.
# big reveal
11 Ireland players included in British and Irish Lions squad for New Zealand tour
Donnacha Ryan, Keith Earls and Simon Zebo are among those to miss out on selection.
# Squad Selection
Young guns reserved for U19s as Colin Bell calls on experience to face Slovakia
The Ireland WNT look to build on their impressive start under new management at Tallaght Stadium next month.
# Poll
Should Robbie Keane be brought to Euro 2016?
The Ireland skipper’s fitness worries were the big news coming out of their training camp in Cork yesterday.
# Final 23
Where exactly are the remaining places up for grabs in Ireland's Euro 2016 squad?
There are still a couple of questions to be answered tomorrow night.
# Long list
Oxford winger receives Ireland call for Euros warm-up against Netherlands
The Boys in Green face the Dutch at the Aviva Stadium on 27 May.
# full strength
Bosnia's big names included for Euro 2016 play-off with Ireland
Manager Mehmed Bazdarevic has announced a 28-man squad for the two-legged tie against the Boys in Green.
# Analysis
5 things for Martin O'Neill to consider ahead of the Ireland squad announcement
The form of Darren Randolph and other thoughts ahead of Thursday’s press conference.
# Opinion
5 players we'd like to see named in the Ireland squad today
Jack Grealish and others who’ll be hoping to get a call from the management team.
# best man
Rory Best to captain Ireland for summer tour to North America
Les Kiss, who will lead Ireland as interim head coach, named six uncapped players for the games against the US and Canada.
# hear me roar
'Incredible, an accolade very few players achieve': Sam Warburton
The Welshman led his country to the World Cup semis in 2011 but has been overshadowed recently by compatriot Justin Tipuric.
AS IT HAPPENED
British and Irish Lions squad announcement
Warren Gatland made the call and nine Irishmen answered.
# Lions 2013
O'Mahony was Ireland's best 6 Nations player but he won't be a Lion
The former England and Lions centre Jeremy Guscott also has some bad news for England captain Chris Robshaw.
# almost time
Lions legend 'Geech' wants Paul O'Connell to travel to Oz
The former Scotland player and coach has been involved on seven Lions tours.
# Your Say
Open thread: Who do you want as your Lions out-half?
Warren Gatland has two excellent options to start at 10 but there is room for one more.
# fitz starts
Fitzgerald and Henshaw named in Ireland Wolfhounds squad
Ireland coach Declan Kidney has given youth its chance ahead of the Friday night clash in Galway.
# watching brief
Young stars set to be given Wolfhounds chance in Galway
Connacht players such as Robbie Henshaw and Dave McSharry should feature in an enticing line-up.
# ask the experts
Ireland's Call: Put your question to Declan Kidney and Brian O'Driscoll in New Zealand
We are giving you the opportunity to put your best comment forward to the Irish rugby team days before they face the All Blacks.
# Irish tour
'Good question Pat': Follow our man in New Zealand with the Irish rugby team
Our reporter, Patrick McCarry, is in the home of the world champion All Blacks as Ireland look to make history.
# Challenge
Declan Kidney: Our objective is to win the series
The Irish coach feels it would be ‘disrespect to the jersey’ not to try for a sweep of Tests against New Zealand.