Matt Doherty and James McClean test positive for Covid 19

  The Football Association of Ireland can confirm Ireland defender Matt Doherty and forward James McClean have tested positive for COVID-19. The players have been isolated from the group as per COVID-19 protocols, and the HSE have been informed of this development. The rest of the staff & squad tested negative ahead of

Midfielder Alan Browne tests positive for Coronavirus

  The Football Association of Ireland can confirm Ireland midfielder Alan Browne has tested positive for COVID-19. The player has been isolated from the group as per COVID-19 protocols, and the HSE and UEFA have been informed of this development. There are no close contacts of the player and the rest of the

Ireland Player tests positive for Covid ahead of England game

  The Football Association of Ireland can confirm that one member of the senior men's international team has tested positive for COVID-19. The player has been isolated from the group as per COVID-19 protocols, and the HSE and UEFA have been informed of this development. The player is asymptomatic and feeling well. There

David McGoldrick retires from International football

  David McGoldrick has announced his retirement from international football. The 32-year old striker has made 14 appearances for the Republic of Ireland, having made his debut in November 2014 in a 4-1 win over the United States. McGoldrick scored his only goal for Ireland in the 1-1 draw against Switzerland in the

Expressions of interest invited for League of Ireland First Division

  The National League Executive Committee invites expressions of interest from clubs/entities who are not currently members of the League of Ireland who are interested in participating in the League of Ireland First Division season. Potential new applicant clubs/entities will be assessed across the following criteria: Sporting, Infrastructure / Facilities, Administrative, Legal

Umbro reveal new home and away Ireland kits

  Umbro Ireland today became the official kit supplier to the Republic of Ireland national football team (FAI), through its Irish licensee JACC Sports Distributors. As part of the new deal, Umbro Ireland has introduced for the first time a women’s range, including bespoke home and away jerseys. Umbro Ireland will supply the

The 2020 League of Ireland season is officially extended

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  The SSE Airtricity League 2020 season fixture list has been revised due to the recent COVID-19 outbreaks at league clubs. The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division season will now conclude on Sunday, November 8 whilst the SSE Airtricity League First Division season will now conclude on Tuesday, October 27. The decision to