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Let’s review the Republic of Ireland World Cup qualification campaign

Packie Bonner arrived at government buildings yesterday outlining the social and economic benefit that the beautiful…

Azerbaijan fixture poses challenges for Republic of Ireland

Stephen Kenny and Republic of Ireland travel to Baku this weekend in search of a maiden…

Opinion: Will Keane call-up is the surprise inclusion in Stephen Kenny’s latest senior squad reveal

The appearance of Keith Andrews on OTB to negate comments from former international players this week…

Opinion: Stephen Kenny and James McClean come out swinging in Serbia press conference

2024 was mentioned for the first time by Stephen Kenny at a spiky press conference today…

Opinion: Republic of Ireland are no better than Azerbaijan

If you are a follower of this blog and listen to the Irish Soccer fans podcast,…

Opinion – Luxembourg win puts spotlight firmly on current and historical systematic Republic of Ireland football failings

The final whistle at the Aviva Stadium was a relief personally. It was the end of…

Goalkeeper berth is the least of Stephen Kenny’s concern ahead of Serbia

Stephen Kenny has announced the Republic of Ireland squad who he hopes will deliver a strong…

Opinion: FAI woefully out of touch (yet again)

The Republic of Ireland set of results under Stephen Kenny have not been great. I think…

Byrne and Williams in as Stephen Kenny keeps changes to a minimum

The honeymoon period for Stephen Kenny would appear to have been a short one given the…

Excitement, potential the keywords after this Republic of Ireland U21’s squad announcement

Jim Crawford’s Republic of Ireland U21 squad selection for the upcoming training session in Northern Ireland…