Jeff Hendrick is facing a spell out with a thigh injury. Photograph: Getty

Jeff Hendrick is the latest injury concern for Martin O’Neill ahead of Euro 2016 after a scan revealed he has a muscle tear in his thigh. The Derby C(...)

Republic of Ireland forward Jonathan Walters is confident that he will be fit to play in the European Championships after undergoing a knee operation. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Republic of Ireland forward Jonathan Walters is confident of being fit for this summer’s European Championships in France after undergoing a knee cart(...)

Republic of Ireland forward  Kevin Doyle leaves the pitch on a stretcher during the friendly international at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has seen his forward options further reduced for Tuesday’s friendly international against Slovakia after it(...)

The Republic of Ireland squad training in Abbotstown this morning. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Republic of Ireland striker Jonathan Walters will miss Friday night’s friendly against Switzerland with a hamstring strain. Ireland’s player of the ye(...)

Jonathan Walters with his Three International Player of the Year Award. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Jon Walters has been named as Ireland’s Senior International Player of the Year at the FAI’s annual Three sponsored awards with the 32 year-old strike(...)

Norwich City’s Robbie Brady celebrates scoring his side’s first goal in the Premier League match against West Brom at The Hawthorns. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire

West Brom 0 Norwich 1 Republic of Ireland winger Robbie Brady fired Norwich out of the relegation zone with the winner at West Brom to give the Canar(...)

Wes Hoolahan, Robbie Brady and Jonathan Walters have been nominated for the Irish senior player of the year award. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Jonathan Walters leads the contenders for the Senior Player of the Year prize at the Three sponsored FAI International awards on Sunday evening with t(...)

Damien Delaney has been omitted from Martin O’Neill’s squad for the upcoming friendlies against Switzerland and Slovakia. Photo: Tony Marshall/Getty Images

Martin O’Neill appears to have drawn a line under the exclusion of Damien Delaney from his international squad, killing off any chance of a return by (...)

Jamie Vardy rounds Jack Butland to score Leicester City’s second in their 3-0 win over Stoke. Photograph: Getty

Leicester City 3 Stoke City 0 All looks rosy again for Leicester after a return to winning ways coincided with Jamie Vardy ending his goal drought in(...)

West Brom’s James McClean scores his side’s late equaliser in the Premier League game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  John Sibley/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Second-placed Leicester joined Arsene Wenger’s side on 43 points thanks to a 1-0 win at Tottenham. Centre back Robert Huth headed home from a corner (...)