Mick McCarthy

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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(...)

Shay Brennan in action for the Republic of Ireand.

Born in Manchester to parents both from Carlow, Shay Brennan was an unlikely pioneer, perhaps even a reluctant one for a time. But the Manchester Un(...)

The atmosphere was raucous and unruly, a bit like a Commons debate as chaired by John Bercow. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Listen, Mick McCarthy never promised you a rose garden. Ireland 1 Denmark 1 is not so much a football result at this stage as a law of gravity. Irela(...)

Richard Keogh, Harry Arter and David McGoldrick at the FAI National Training Centre in Dublin. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Millwall striker Aiden O’Brien is likely to train with the Ireland squad in Abbotstown, Dublin, on Wednesday morning after the 25 year-old was called (...)

Keane and McCarthy during a training session in Saipan. Photograph: Kieran Doherty/Reuters

He came. He saw. He went home.” So ran the tag-line of the Irish box office smash hit comedy I, Keano, an epic musical melodrama about a Roman legion (...)

 Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill celebrates after the memorable victory over world champions Germany at the Aviva Stadium.   Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

You’ll have seen the ad by now, from the FAI’s main sponsors, 3 – the one urging Ireland to #makehistory at Euro 2016. A man in a green shirt runs out(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill celebrates after the match. Photo: Lee Smith / Reuters

If the French public are nursing fears that Friday night’s atrocity in Paris might keep visitors away from their country, the celebratory roar emanati(...)

Salvatore ’Toto’ Schillaci of Italy celebrates his winning goal against Ireland. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Amid disaster, triumph, and in defeat, jubilation. Italian football supporters leaving the magnificent Olympic Stadium in Rome on Saturday night gazed(...)

Full list of candidates The redrawing of electoral boundaries has thrust many of Kilkenny’s 57 local election candidates into unfamiliar territory(...)

Martin O’Neill:  ‘They ask me if I have regained my enthusiasm for the task after my experience at Sunderland. The answer is I never lost my enthusiasm.’ Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Do not underestimate the fire that still burns in Martin O’Neill’s belly. Roy Keane might be the “iconic figure in world football, never mind Irish f(...)