Kevin Long

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Ireland’s Michael Obafemi and Andreas Bjelland of Denmark in action in Aarhus. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Denmark 0 Ireland 0 This was the sort of game that the Nations League was supposed to spare us - with one team manifestly much better than the other (...)

PFAI general secretary Stephen McGuinness believes there could be potential positive impacts in the long-term for Ireland if the Premier League limits the number of foreign-born players allowed after Brexit. Photo: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Representatives of the Irish players’ union, the PFAI, will meet their English counterparts in a couple of weeks to discuss the implications of a prop(...)

Harry Wilson fires home a free-kick to give Wales the lead in the Uefa Nations League match at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Republic of Ireland 0 Wales 1 Having been in charge for 27 of the 49 games played since Lansdowne Road was rebuilt and renamed, it is no huge surpris(...)

Matt Doherty will make his first Republic of Ireland starts in the National League game against  Denmark. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Wolves’ Matt Doherty was handed a first start for the Republic of Ireland as manager Martin O’Neill made six changes for the Nations League clash with(...)

Ireland’s Kevin Long has signed a new contact with Burnley. Photo: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Burnley defender Kevin Long has signed a new contract with the club running to the summer of 2021. The 28-year-old Republic of Ireland centre-back ha(...)

Stephen Ward will not be involved against Denmark or Wales. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Graham Burke and Alan Judge are amongst the players to miss out as Martin O’Neill finalised a squad of 26 for the Nations League games against Denmark(...)

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill: “Irish rugby is so strong, producing players of a world level. It’s very difficult to then say ‘here’s a wee lad playing for Crusaders, watch him’.” Photograph:   Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

In a quiet corner of an Edinburgh café, Michael O’Neill has a list of names in front of him. It is a short list. It features players born in Ireland w(...)

Harry Arter has been named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional Republic of Ireland squad. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Cardiff City midfielder Harry Arter is back in Martin O’Neill’s provisional Ireland squad for the Nations League games against Denmark and Wales. The(...)

Harry Arter: had a falling out with Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

The FAI has declined to comment on the suggestion that Harry Arter has refused to be included in Martin O’Neill’s final squad for the Nations League g(...)

 Kostas Fortounis, Andreas Bouchalakis and Miguel Angel Guerrero of Olympiakos celebrate  Andreas Bouchalakis’s goal  during the Uefa Europa League playoff first leg  match against Burnley at  Karaiskaki Stadium in Piraeus, Greece. Photograph: Georgia Panagopoulou/EPA

Olympiakos 3 Burnley 1 Burnley had Ben Gibson sent off as they suffered a 3-1 loss at Olympiakos in the first leg of their Europa League qualifying p(...)

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