Ireland manager Martin O’Neill agreed a new deal to stay on as manager until the 2020 European Championships. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

There have been many cases in Irish sport of managers getting new contracts just before things went wrong at a major tournament in a way that made it (...)

Jon Walters believes Ireland can still make it to the World Cup despite losing to Serbia. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Jonathan Walters has warned Serbia and Wales they cannot afford to relax as the Republic of Ireland target another late fightback in a qualifying camp(...)

Ireland’s David Meyler in action against Serbia’s  Aleksandar Mitrovic during the World cup qualifier at the Aviva Stadium. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

After a night that ended in defeat and despair for Ireland, David Meyler tried to take some consolation from the home team’s performance with the Hull(...)