Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane at international squad training at Gannon Park, Malahide. Photograph: Inpho. Republic of Ireland Squad Training, Gannon Park, Malahide, Dublin 17/11/2014Assistant manager Roy KeaneMandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer 4:49

Martin O’Neill says he continues to be “delighted,” to have Roy Keane as his assistant manager and that he has no problem with the Cork man expressin(...)

Martin O’Neill reminded reporters today that he initially brought Roy Keane into the set-up and he remains happy with his input, as are the players. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho 4:49

Martin O’Neill says he continues to be “delighted” to have Roy Keane as his assistant manager and that he has no problem with the Corkman expressin(...)

Robbie  Keane scored 16 goals in 19 appearances for Celtic during a loan spell at the club. Photograph:  Craig Halkett/PA 2:31

Martin O’Neill has warned Republic of Ireland skipper Robbie Keane his familiarity with Celtic Park will count for little as he looks to take a furthe(...)

Martin O’Neill: juggling his options in advance of the visit to Celtic Park.  Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill was last night forced to delay the naming of his final squad for Friday’s vital Euro 2016 qualifier agai(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill: “It’s not my job to pressure somebody into a decision that they might not entirely fancy,” said  O’Neill of Jack Grealish’s future international intenstions. Photo:  Ian Walton/Getty

Martin O’Neill is expected to know by the end of the week whether Darron Gibson is on course to be fit for next month’s Euro 2016 qualifier against S(...)

Brian Lenihan (right) has been called up to the senior Ireland squad after just 45 minutes with the under-21s. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Brian Lenihan’s surprise elevation to the senior squad will act as an inspiration to the Republic of Ireland Under-21 side that faces Norway Thursday(...)

Everton’s Aiden McGeady: “Capable of lighting up any game, the Glaswegian conjurer could also vanish down a tunnel by the corner flag at the start of games”. Photograph: Getty Images.

After the storms, the traffic was backed up on the Clontarf Road on Monday morning to the extent that the 130, like many other Dublin Bus routes, was (...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill speaking during yesterday’s summer squad update announcement in Waterford. Photograph: Donall Farmer/inpho

At the end of his first run through yesterday of who will be available to him and when over the coming weeks, Martin O’Neill sounded like a man who wa(...)

 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(...)

Everton’s new signing Aiden McGeady is unveiled before the Barclays Premier League match against Norwich City at Goodison Park today. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Everton have announced the signing of former Celtic winger Aiden McGeady from Spartak Moscow. There had been speculation the 27-year-old Irishman wou(...)