IFAB approves FAI’s request to trial concussion substitutes

  The Football Association of Ireland’s application to trial concussion substitutes in the upcoming League of Ireland season has been approved by the International Football Association Board (IFAB) and will come into effect at the President’s Cup meeting of Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk at Tallaght Stadium on Friday, March 12. IFAB confirmed

FAI offer support to James McClean

  The Football Association of Ireland condemns the latest social media threats aimed at senior Irish international team player James McClean and offers James and his family our full support at this difficult time. The Association has reached out to James in light of this most recent incident and assured him that

Dean Kiely named as Irelands new goalkeeping coach

  The Football Association of Ireland is delighted to announce the appointment of Dean Kiely as Goalkeeper Coach with the Republic of Ireland Senior Men's team. The former Ireland international joins Stephen Kenny's coaching staff ahead of the start of the FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifying campaign in March. Currently the goalkeeper