Ireland in dire need of a striker as Serbia win in Dublin

Kolorov breaks Irish hearts and almost the cross bar to give Serbia all three points. 10-man Serbia held firm to almost guarantee qualification for next years World Cup despite a much improved and spirited display from “The boys in Green”. Following Saturday nights disappointing performance away at Georgia, Martin O’Neill’s troops looked

Daryl Horgan named in O’Neills final squad as Maguire misses out

Martin O'Neill has trimmed down his Republic of Ireland squad ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying Round games against Georgia (September 2) and Serbia (September 5). Former Dundalk man Daryl Horgan made the final cut while on form Preston striker Sean Maguire just missed out. The squad will have three

Two League of Ireland players named in Ireland u21 squad for qualifier

Republic of Ireland U21 Head Coach Noel King has named his squad for next month’s UEFA U21 Championships Qualifying Round Group 5 clash with Azerbaijan in Baku. King has named two players currently playing in the League of Ireland. Ronan Curtis of Derry City & Ryan Delaney of Cork City has been

Who is left in the FAI Cup for the last 16 draw tonight?

The draw for the last 16 of the FAI Cup takes place tonight live on Soccer Republic at 6.30pm. You can watch it live on RTE Player. Here are the teams left in the draw. Dundalk Drogheda Utd Galway Utd St Patrick's Athletic Bluebell Utd Limerick FC Longford Town Cork City Bangor Celtic Athlone Town Cobh Wanderers Finn Harps Shamrock Rovers Crumlin Utd Shelbourne Cabinteely

Sean Maguire makes Ireland squad for upcoming qualifiers

At a press conference in SSE Airtricity's headquarters, O'Neill selected a 39-man panel for the games away to Georgia (September 2) and home to Serbia (September 5) as Ireland aim to push towards qualification for next summer's World Cup in Russia. There is a first senior call-up for Preston North End striker

FAI confirm Bray Wanderers have sufficient funds to continue

Bray Wanderers FC has provided the Football Association of Ireland with documentation which demonstrates that the club has secured sufficient funds for the remainder of the 2017 SSE Airtricity League season. The FAI has been in ongoing communications with the club regarding its funding issues and would like to acknowledge the

FAI release updated statement on the Bray Wanderers situation

The Football Association of Ireland continues to work closely with Bray Wanderers FC regarding its funding issues to complete the 2017 SSE Airtricity League season. Since first being alerted to potential issues at the club, the Association met with club officials to seek clarity on their situation and was encouraged following

Athlone town ‘disappointed’ with FAI decision to bring charges

The board and the management committee of Athlone AFC are disappointed with the Fai's decision to bring charges against members of the club as part of the investigation into alleged match fixing. It is important to note that no finding has been made against the club itself, something which Athlone Town

FAI release statement on the Bray Wanderers situation

The Football Association of Ireland today held talks with Bray Wanderers FC regarding the club's current situation. At the meeting, the FAI requested that the club clarify its position following comments and a statement made by the club chairman last week. A number of key items were discussed during the meeting, including