Stephen Kenny names 18 League of Ireland players in first squad and announces Keith Andrews as his assistant

  Republic of Ireland Under-21 Manager Stephen Kenny has named his squad for a February training camp. The majority of the U-21 training camp squad has been selected from the SSE Airtricity League with two players selected from the Northern Irish Premiership in Crusaders striker Ronan Hale and Linfield striker Michael O'Connor. All of the

Noel King steps down as Ireland u21’s manager

  Noel King will move full-time to the role of Player Identification Manager for the Football Association of Ireland after serving eight years as Head Coach of the Republic of Ireland Under-21s. After being appointed in July 2010, King oversaw 40 competitive games and improved the team's UEFA ranking, while they achieved two