Martin O’Neill has stuck very closely to the core group of players that were was generally selected by his predecessor, Giovanni Trapattoniduring.

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has again hinted that he will try to widen his selection options by br(...)

The Montenegro under-21 side celebrate after their 2-1 victory over the Republic of Ireland at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Republic of Ireland U21 1 Montenegro U21 2: Noel King’s under-21 side are out of (...)

Robbie Keane’s departure to America a couple of years ago  raised questions about his continued involvement with the national team. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Republic of Ireland captain Robbie Keane has again been named the FAI’s senior International Player of The Year, with the 33-year-old’s recogni(...)

Sean Murray  was born into a strongly nationalist family in Dorset Street in Dublin at the dawn of the Irish Free State. His father, who had served with Michael Collins in the War of Independence, died aged just 37, when Sean was 10
 years old
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Sean Murray, who has died aged 91, was a former chief chemist at ESB and a man of many talents who was guiding his yacht Icicle to victory on Dublin B(...)

Republic of Ireland under-21 international Samir Carruthers. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Denmark U21 0 Republic of Ireland U21 0: Noel King’s Republic of Ireland under-21s claimed a battling friendly draw in Denmark despite having to play (...)

Loyalist protesters demonstrate against restrictions on flying Britain’s union flag from Belfast City Hall in central Belfast in January. Attacks and threats against politicians over the removal of the union flag from Belfast City Hall were likened to a “pogrom” after  the Alliance Party was targeted by loyalist rioters.  Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Two days of talks on the policing of Belfast public order events with a history of large-scale unrest have produced a commitment to non-violenc(...)

Derry City midfielder Barry McNamee has been called into the Republic of Ireland under-21 squad. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Republic of Ireland Under-21 manager Noel King today called Derry City’s Barry McNamee into his squad to face Denmark in a friendly on May 31st(...)