Luxembourg goalkeeper  Anthony Moris celebrates at the final whistle of the World Cup qualifier against the Republic of Ireland at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Stephen Kenny can take some comfort from the tone of the support he received from leading FAI officials on Sunday but the Ireland manager can be under(...)

Luxembourg players react at the final whistle of the World Cup qualifier against the Republic of Ireland at the Aviva stadium. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The most memorable thing about the match was the sound of the last few minutes. The shouts of the Irish players had of course been audible throughout (...)

Ireland manager Stephen Kenny has lost two key members of his coaching staff in the space of four days. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

There has been a fair amount of schadenfreude these past few weeks with regard to just how ill equipped the British government has been to deal with t(...)

World Cup, Stadio Sant’Elia, Cagliari, Italy,  1990. Ireland’s  Kevin Sheedy scores a vital goal. File photograph: Inpho

1. June 11th, 1990 World Cup (Cagliari) Republic of Ireland 1 (Kevin Sheedy, 73) England 1 (Gary Lineker, 9). You might remember this one. Of all pe(...)

Sfuso, 1 Bloom’s Lane, Italian Quarter Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Gastronomia is an Italian concept. Basically, it means delicatessen, but as delicatessen originates from the German, “delikatessen” which, according t(...)

Ireland players celebrate after qualifying for the 2002 World Cup after their playoff against Iran in Tehran. Photograph:  Atta Kenare/AFP via Getty Images

1966 World Cup Irish goalkeeper Pat Dunne can only watch as Jose Antonio Ufarte scores the only goal of the playoff for the 1966 World Cup (...)

Ireland training at the Tehelné Pole Stadium in Bratislava ahead of Thursday night’s Euro 2020 playoff semi-final against Slovakia. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Euro 2020 payoff semi-final: Slovakia v Republic of Ireland, Tehelné Pole Stadium , Bratislava, 7.45pm Irish time – Live on RTÉ2 and Sky Sports Premie(...)

Stephen Kenny wants his team to pass the ball more, but they need results too. Photograph: Inpho

Ahead of Thursday’s Euro 2020 playoff game in Bratislava between Ireland and Slovakia it’s worth keeping in mind how handsome is as handsome does. De(...)

Robbie Brady during an Ireland training session at Abbotstown on Monday ahead of the trip to Bulgaria. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

After the couple of seasons he’s endured, with a string of injuries resulting in him seeing a lot more of Burnley’s treatment room than game time, Rob(...)

Stephen Kenny takes Ireland training on Monday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Enda Stevens has warned the Republic of Ireland’s opponents not to underestimate new manager Stephen Kenny because of his career path. Mick McCarthy’(...)

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