Glenn Whelan

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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(...)

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 (...)

Veteran Republic of Ireland midfielder Glenn Whelan recently signed a contract extension at League One side Fleetwood Town. File photograph: Inpho

Glenn Whelan has made the shortlist for the FAI’s Senior International Player of the Year award after returning from retirement to feature in Ireland’(...)

Under Mick McCarthy Ireland fans didn’t get what they wanted - change and new ideas. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The ages of Irish football can be summed up in a phrase. “Put ‘em under pressure.” “Stick it up your bollocks.” “I’m the gaffer.” “They have no the tr(...)

Mick McCarthy is confident Ireland will reach Euro 2020 providing they can beat Slovakia in their play-off semi-final. Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Mick McCarthy remains deeply wary of a Slovakia team he says will test Ireland in Bratislava, but the manager is adamant that if his players can win t(...)

Glenn Whelan has left Scottish club Hearts after only four months. Photograph: Getty Images

Glenn Whelan has left Hearts after just four months with the Scottish Premiership club. On Tuesday morning his exit was confirmed via a short stateme(...)

Celtic’s Ryan Christie scores his side’s first goal  during the Scottish Premiership match against Edinburgh at Tynecastle. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Hearts 0 Celtic 2 Celtic recovered from a slow start to beat Hearts 2-0 at Tynecastle and move five points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiersh(...)

Shane Duffy captained Ireland as they were held 1-1 by Denmark in Dublin. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Shane Duffy had the look of a man with shellshock as he stood and spoke, but he clearly hadn’t quite satisfactorily pieced together what had just tran(...)

 Martin Braithwaite of Denmark celebrates scoring. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Never a dull moment, at least not in those wild, injury-time seconds when time and the world in general is pressing hard against the Republic of Irela(...)

Danish players celebrate at the final whistle as Republic of Ireland players fall to the ground around them after the Euro 2020 qualifier. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

In every victory you need a defining moment to go your way, and the 31st minute last night felt like just such a moment, when Denmark’s Andreas Cornel(...)

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