The Republic of Ireland’s Jon  Walters celebrates scoring his penalty. Photo: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Republic of Ireland 2 Bosnia-Herzogovina 0 (Ireland win 3-1 on aggregate) Having been here four years ago too for the game against Estonia, the Dutch(...)

Bosnia’s Asmir Begovic during a press conference in Dublin. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

Maybe it was the imposing presence of Edin Dzeko at the top table but back at their place, in front of their press, before a ball was kicked, the Bosn(...)

John O’Shea is available for selection after suspension. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The work will have been intense for Martin O’Neill and Mehmed Bazdarevic since Friday. A game to be re-watched and studied, a long flight to Dublin(...)

Chelsea’s Bosnian goalkeeper Asmir Begovic: “Ireland is a great team and it certainly won’t be easy for us.” Photograph: Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images

Bosnia and Herzegovina coach Mehmed Bazdarevic has cut three players from his initial squad of 28 as the home side gathered in Zenica yesterday to (...)

Edin Dzeko’s loan transfer to Roma from Manchester City has not gone well in terms of goals and injuries but, ominously for Ireland, the striker is now back amongst the goals. Photograph: EPA/Ettore Ferrari

Pjanic on the streets of Dublin. However corny, there’s a chance that headline could be written soon. Miralem Pjanic plays for Bosnia-Herzegovina and (...)

Mehmed Bazdarevic  hopes his team will continue the strong form shown over the last two months. Photograph: Getty Images

Bosnia and Herzegovina manager Mehmed Bazdarevic is confident that his team will replicate the character shown in turning their pool around by beating(...)

Martin O’Neill, with Bosnia-Herzegovina head coach Mehmed Bazdarevic, has named a provisional squad for the Euro 2016 play-offs.

Martin O’Neill is without Reading midfielder Stephen Quinn for the European Championship play-off games against Bosnia and Herzegovina but the Repu(...)

The match fixtures are shown on an electronic panel next to the Henri Delaunay trophy following the draw for the play-off matches for UEFA EURO 2016. Photo: Jean-Christophe Bott/Keystone via AP

Fans hoping to travel for the away leg of Ireland’s European Championship face a scramble for tickets after Martin O’Neill’s side were paired with Bos(...)

A point against Bosnia would secure Wales a place at Euro 2016. Photograph: PA

Fit-again Gareth Bale will lead Wales into the cauldron of Bosnia’s Bilino Polje stadium in Zenica today as they aim to end a 57-year wait to qualify (...)