David Forde at Republic of Ireland squad training at Gannon Park, Malahide this week. “I’d have no problem moving.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

David Forde will be mulling over a possible move to Germany as he heads back to his adopted home of London tomorrow with the Republic of Ireland squad(...)

 Stephen Ireland after he scored the only goal against Wales   at Croke Park in March 2007.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

The prospect of Stephen Ireland ever returning to the Ireland squad looks more remote than ever after the Stoke City midfielder had his agent ring the(...)

Shay Given in action for Middlesbrough last weekend. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Newcastle United’s Rob Elliot is the only uncapped player included in Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland squad for next month’s friendly with(...)

Shay Given could be set to make an international return at the age of 37. Photograph: Donall Farmer

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane will be at Middlesbrough’s home game against Charlton Athletic on Saturday to run the rule over vetera(...)

Stephen Ward, seen here in action for Brighton, has been named in the Republic of Ireland squad for the friendly games against Latvia and Poland. Photograph: Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland caretaker manager Noel King has named a 27-man squad for the upcoming friendly internationals against Latvia and Poland. Next Frid(...)

Paul Green of Leeds United, seen here in action against  Craig Bryson of Derby County on Saturday, has been called in to the Republic of Ireland squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Germany and Kazakhstan. Photograph:  Tom Dulat/Getty Images

Republic of Ireland interim manager Noel King has been forced to make two changes to his squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Germany and Kazakh(...)

 Newcastle United  goalkeeper Rob Elliot has been called up to the Republic of Ireland squad due to a shoulder injury ro Darren Randolph. Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Newcastle goalkeeper Rob Elliot has received his first call-up to the Republic of Ireland senior squad after being named as a replacement for the inju(...)

 Richard Dunne has been left out of the Ireland squad for friendly in Cardiff.

Republic of Ireland manager Giovanni Trapattoni has left Richard Dunne out of his squad to face Wales in Cardiff next month with the Italian suggestin(...)

Darren Randolph: goes head-to-head with Colin Doyle for the number one spot at Birmingham City.

Birmingham City boss Lee Clark may have struck upon an unlikely accommodation between Irish goalkeepers Darren Randolph and Colin Doyle in Tallaght on(...)

Republic of Ireland goalkeeper David Forde is expected to return to full  training on Thursday ahead of the qualifier against the Faroe Islands on Friday. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Wes Hoolahan and Jonathan Walters look set to start for the Republic of Ireland against the Faroe Islands on Friday night, if the indicators at Giova(...)