Ireland World Cup Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Ireland World Cup.

Results 1 - 20 of 187 in Ireland World Cup

  1. Roy Keane approach could have averted Jack Grealish messRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Independent.ie

    There came a point during Martin O'Neill's phone call to Kevin Grealish mid-morning on Tuesday when the topic of conversation drifted to the previous night's League One play-off. Once the serious business of Kevin's son, Jack, had been attended to, the discussion took on a more frivolous tone, and they talked about the 10 goals shared between the sides at the County Ground, where Swindon beat Sheffield United to seal a Wembley place.

    Comment?

  2. 'Rooney welcome to a summer in Ireland,' says compatriot Hayes. 'I'm happy I'm not joining him.'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Sunday Herald

    JONNY HAYES expressed his delight that his Aberdeen team-mate Adam Rooney had been recognised at international level through his call-up to the Republic of Ireland squad, but confessed that he would be unconcerned were he never to achieve such status. JONNY HAYES expressed his delight that his Aberdeen team-mate Adam Rooney had been recognised at international level through his call-up to the Republic of Ireland squad, but confessed that he would be unconcerned were he never to achieve such status.

    Comment?

  3. FOOTBALL: Bromyard Town boss targets another promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Hereford Times

    BROMYARD Town assistant manager Nick Smith believes his team could clinch back-to-back promotions after romping to the West Midlands League Division 1 title. Town won 20 of their 27 games to win the league by seven points and were presented with the trophy following their 0-0 draw against Shenstone Pathfinders last Saturday.

    Comment?

  4. Watch Gareth Bale be insulted by Real Madrid fans after he defends...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | IcNetwork

    The world's richest footballer was heavily criticised by former Manchester United and Ireland star Roy Keane for his first-leg display in Turin claiming the Spanish giants were 'playing with 10 men' referring to Bale's performance and the Welshman was under attack again on Wednesday night in Spain. The boo-boys were out again in the second-half of their 1-1 draw in the Spanish capital as Bale missed several opportunities.

    Comment?

  5. Dunphy questions O'Neill and Keane over GrealishRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | RTE.ie

    Eamon Dunphy has warned that remarks made by Roy Keane and Martin O'Neill have been unhelpful in convincing Jack Grealish to declare for the Republic of Ireland. The Aston Villa midfielder has played with Irish youth teams and is eligible to play for both Ireland and England but has declined a call-up to the senior Ireland squad, insisting that he wants to focus on his club football with Villa.

    Comment?

  6. Adam Rooney called up to Ireland squad for Scotland gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Sunday Herald

    REPUBLIC OF IRELAND manager Martin O'Neill has called Aberdeen striker Adam Rooney into his provisional squad for next month's Euro 2016 qualifier with Scotland on June 13. REPUBLIC OF IRELAND manager Martin O'Neill has called Aberdeen striker Adam Rooney into his provisional squad for next month's Euro 2016 qualifier with Scotland on June 13. There is no place, however, for Aston Villa youngster Jack Grealish who turned down an approach from Martin O'Neill, who expected to hand Grealish his debut against England in Dublin, seven days before Scotland's visit.

    Comment?

  7. Jack Grealish to get Ireland call for England clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Independent.ie

    Jack Grealish is congratulated by his team-mates after setting up Tom Cleverley for the winner during his man-of-the-match performanace against West Ham at Villa Park Martin O'Neill is expected to turn up the heat on Jack Grealish by calling him into the Ireland squad for next month's friendly with England. The Ireland manager, who names his panel today, is preparing to make the first move in the campaign to get the Aston Villa player to decide on his international future.

    Comment?

  8. Dunphy: Martin O'Neill is insulting Jack GrealishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | RTE.ie

    Jack Grealish is being insulted by Martin O'Neill and will not play for Ireland until O'Neill and his assistant manager Roy Keane change their approach, according to RT Soccer analyst Eamon Dunphy. The international intentions of talented Villa midfielder have long been a source of much discussion.

    Comment?

  9. Why I chose to play for Ireland - former internationals explain their decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Independent.ie

    Heroes, coaches, family, an unexpected opportunity . . . with everyone waiting for Jack Grealish to decide on his international future, former Irish internationals explain to John Hynes what influenced them to opt for the green shirt "I was 16 or 17 and had been doing okay with Hereford United," explains the man from Builth Wells in Wales.

    Comment?

  10. FA Trophy and FA Vase set to be staged on same day from 2016 in bid ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Daily Mail

    Unstoppable: Messi works his magic with sensational double to beat Ronaldo's record and break returning Guardiola's heart as Berlin beckons for brilliant Barca after semi-final win over Bayern REVEALED: The top 20 most valuable football clubs in the world... Real are top but A 2.03bn-rated Man United are not far behind in third Mayweather's boss Al Haymon faces $300m lawsuit as De La Hoya aims to protect boxers from being 'chewed up' It's totally wrong! Taylor refutes book claim that he was told not to pick 'too many black players' for England Brentford boss Warburton will still be axed even if he leads the club to Premier League through the play-offs We are ready! Barca fans form spectacular mosaic at the Nou Camp prior to crunch Champions League semi-final showdown Chelsea and City lead race for Pogba after PSG see initial A 210,000-a-week wage offer rejected by midfielder Real can buy ... (more)

    Comment?

  11. Roy Keane slams 'tired club' Aston Villa in new chapter of memoirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Daily Mail

    Roy Keane slams 'tired club' Aston Villa and their woeful strikers who 'couldn't finish their dinner' in new chapter of memoirs Roy Keane has branded Aston Villa 'a tired club' and accused shot-shy players of being 'unable to finish their dinners' in a withering assessment of his former employers. Keane left his position at Villa Park as number two to former manager Paul Lambert in November to concentrate on his role as Republic of Ireland assistant manager.

    Comment?

  12. David Dunn: Best Blackburn Rovers player and boss? Damien Duff and Sam AllardyceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Lancashire Telegraph

    DEPARTING hero David Dunn has hailed fellow former Blackburn Rovers starlet Damien Duff as the best player he has played with at the club - and Sam Allardyce as his best boss. Dunn has played alongside and worked under some of the biggest names in English football during an association with Rovers which stretches back more than 20 years but which will come to an emotional end today.

    Comment?

  13. Is this how Martin O'Neill's Ireland will line up in next World Cup campaign?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Independent.ie

    With the evenings stretching out, sun shining upon May Day's arrival and neighbours England and Scotland due in Dublin next month, Irish football fans had reason to put a challenging start to the Euro 2016 qualification behind them. Martin O'Neill may operate in the here and now - with Scotland his sole focus - but his assistant has a broader view of the world.

    Comment?

  14. Roy Keane fears for the future of Irish footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Independent.ie

    Roy Keane has warned that tough times lie ahead for the Ireland team due to the age profile of key members of Martin O'Neill's squad. The assistant manager thinks that the Euro 2016 draw was unkind but still retains hope that Ireland can qualify for next summer's finals in France.

    Comment?

  15. 'Who goes home at 12 o'clock?' - Roy Keane on the legendary Irish nights out under Jack CharltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Independent.ie

    Jack Charlton has words with Roy Keane during an Irish training session in 1995. Keane revealed how the players would easily get around Chalton's instructions for the players to come home early on international week.

    Comment?

  16. Grealish Gets The PraiseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Vital Football

    Warning - I might discuss eggs, or this article may whip the national press into another faux frenzy. Grealish has gotten praise from both Fabian Delph and Paul Merson.

    Comment?

  17. Paul Scholes: Roy Keane handed out the bollockings on the pitch, he didn't take themRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Independent.ie

    Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes says he loved playing in midfield with Roy Keane but admitted no-one ever ever talked back to the then club captain. In an interview with Newstalk's Off The Ball , the legendary United figure concedes that he only got into punditry as "I didn't have a job" and sees his future more in coaching capacity rather than on television.

    Comment?

  18. Irish Abroad: McCarthy masterclass at GoodisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | RTE.ie

    Ireland midfielder James McCarthy was at his brilliant best as Everton cruised past Manchester United 3-0 at Goodison Park on Sunday afternoon. The result moved Everton into the top half of the table, but the main talking point from an Irish perspective was the man of the match performance from McCarthy.

    Comment?

  19. AP McCoy and Paula Radcliffe to compete for one final time... but...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Daily Mail

    Horse racing legend AP McCoy and long-distance star Paula Radcliffe will deliver their final farewells this weekend as they bow out of professional sport. After riding more than 4,000 winners, McCoy, the 20-time champion, will take part in his final meeting at Sandown on Saturday.

    Comment?

  20. Ex Man United star outlines why defender was worth recent contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business News

    Manchester United secured defender Chris Smalling to a new long-term contract this week, a sure indication that Old Trafford boss Louis van Gaal has been impressed with the 25-year-old. United legend Paul McGrath has also been singing the former Fulham man's praises on the club's website , a man who knows a thing or two about keeping clean sheets for the Red Devils , having starred for the club between 1982 and 1989.

    Comment?