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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’(...)

Stephen Kenny saw his Ireland Under-21s side beat Sweden 4-1 in Tallaght. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Stephen Kenny believes that Ireland qualifying for a first ever European Championships at Under-21 level can come down to a make or break game in Ital(...)

Ireland Under-21s celebrate   Zack Elbouzedi’s winner against Armenia. Photograph: Hrach Khachatryan/Inpho

Armenia Under-21s 0 Republic of Ireland Under-21s 1 Just as Keith Fahey’s second-half winner in Yerevan propelled Ireland towards reaching Euro 2012,(...)

Troy Parrott during Republic of Ireland training on Wednesday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Troy Parrott, Jack Byrne and Lee O’Connor will all start for Ireland against New Zealand on Thursday night with Mick McCarthy revealing that only a co(...)

Stephen Kenny: “I’m used to going direct. With Dundalk, we’d have always chartered a flight.” Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Stephen Kenny has expressed frustration over the travel arrangements his under-21 side will have to endure when they play a vital European Championsh(...)

Republic of Ireland Under-21 manager Stephen Kenny has revealed his latest squad. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Stephen Kenny has drafted Jack Clarke, Aidan Keena and Thomas O’Connor into his squad for the Under-21 European championships qualifiers against Armen(...)

 Troy Parrott has been called into the Irish Under-21 squad. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

Tottenham Hotspur striker Troy Parrott is one of five players to be brought into the Irish Under-21 squad for the first time as Stephen Kenny named a (...)

Adam Idah scored the Republic of Ireland’s first goal in the victory over the Netherlands  in the Uefa Under-19 Championship Qualifying Round in Longford. Photograph: Andrew Fosker/Inpho

Republic of Ireland Under-19 2 Netherlands Under-19 1 The Republic of Ireland Under-19s came from behind to defeat the Netherlands 2-1 in Longford an(...)

 Robbie Brady is nominated for both the senior and young international player awards. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Burnley midfielder Robbie Brady tops the list of nominations for this weekend’s FAI awards with the 25-year-old making the shortlist for both the seni(...)