Republic of Ireland  fans soak up the atmosphere.

He’s been to 130 Republic of Ireland away matches, every major tournament the ‘Boys in Green’ have ever been to and he’s spent an estimated €400,000 (...)

Roy Keane believes there is no quick fix to the lack of Ireland players at the highest level of the game in England. Photo:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane says it is frightening to see the lack of top-flight talent emerging into the senior squad. As it stan(...)

In his role as club manager or pundit you couldn’t listen to Martin O’Neill without grasping how enthralled he is by the game. As Ireland manager, he has cut a much more subdued figure. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

‘If they were in swimming, they’d be doing it,” Brian Kerr said about the night-after-night training repetition required of 10- and 11-year-olds with (...)

Daddy issues: How did this guy become a poster-boy for Father’s Day?

Are men stupid? They are when they become dads, if the amount of fatherly tat in stores in a town near you is anything to go by. Receiving a pa(...)

Ex-Manchester United footballer Roy Keane arrives at Manchester Magistrates’ Court, where he was found not guilty of  an alleged road-rage incident with taxi driver Fateh Kerar. Photo: Peter Byrne/PA

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane has been found not guilty at Manchester Magistrates’ Court of a public order offence linked to an alle(...)

Unfortunately for Martin O’Neill his selections and plans have scarcely worked apart from periods against weak Georgia and awful Gibraltar.

A chance for redemption then. After our defeat at Celtic Park back in November, I questioned whether our midfielder players – Jeff Hendrick and Darron(...)

Roy Keane at Ireland’s training ground in Malahide yesterday: “We’re not daft, we know what’s at stake but we’re ready for it.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland can stop Scotland’s resurgence under Gordon Strachan in its tracks tomorrow evening at the Aviva Stadium, according to Roy Keane, who insis(...)

Robbie Keane took full part in Ireland training on Friday despite the death of his cousin on Thursday. Photograph: Inpho

Robbie Keane took a full part in the Ireland squad’s training this morning in Malahide despite the tragedy that claimed the life of one of his cousins(...)

“I like the big games and the expectation and hopefully I can put in a good performance at the weekend and show it,” says Ireland’s Robbie Brady ahead of Scotland game. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

It’s easy to start thinking that after 10 days of these sessions that everything that can be asked of the players has been. Then somebody just comes (...)

Martin O’Neill speaks to the press ahead of Ireland’s crucial qualifier against Scotland this Saturday. Photo: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Martin O’Neill shrugged off questions about Monday evening’s car accident on the M50 after training on Tuesday morning with the Republic of Ireland ma(...)