Republic of Ireland Features

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O'Neill confident in Keane partnership

Kevin Palmer | November, 9 2013

New Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has dismissed fears that his decision to appoint Roy Keane as his assistant has the potential to backfire. • Palmer: Irish prideO'Neill on Irish attraction Keane’s reputati...

O'Neill attracted by Ireland's managerial legacy

Kevin Palmer | November, 9 2013

Martin O’Neill is concerned that he will struggle with the lengthy period of inactivity after stepping into his first international management job with the Republic of Ireland. • O'Neill confident in Keane The former Northern...

O'Neill and Keane appointed by Ireland

ESPN staff and Kevin Palmer | November, 5 2013

Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane have been confirmed as the duo to lead Republic of Ireland after the sacking of Giovanni Trapattoni. • Palmer: O'Neill's new challenge The pair have been appointed on a two-year deal, according to the Press ...

Ireland close in on O'Neill and Keane

ESPN staff | November, 5 2013

The Football Association of Ireland has confirmed it is close to the appointment of Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane as its new management team. • Palmer: O'Neill's Irish pride Ireland have been without a manager since the departure of Gi...

Neil Lennon surprised by Ireland coaching reports

Kevin Palmer | November, 4 2013

Celtic manager Neil Lennon has admitted he is surprised by the prospect of former Parkhead heroes Martin O'Neill and Roy Keane forming a high profile Republic of Ireland coaching double act in the coming days, but he has backed the duo to succeed i...

Keane eyed as Ireland assistant under O'Neill

Kevin Palmer | November, 2 2013

Roy Keane could be set for a return to the Republic of Ireland national team setup, with ESPN sources confirming that Martin O'Neill has lined up the former skipper as his assistant coach. #INSERT type:image caption:Keane's last managerial j...

O'Neill set to get Republic of Ireland job Video

Kevin Palmer | November, 1 2013

Martin O'Neill is set to be confirmed as the next Republic of Ireland manager with an announcement due early next week, sources have told ESPN. #INSERT type:image caption:O'Neill has been out of work since leaving Sunderland in March. END# ...

Source: McCarthy the frontrunner for Ireland job

Kevin Palmer | October, 16 2013

Mick McCarthy has emerged as the new frontrunner to replace Giovanni Trapattoni as Republic of Ireland manager, a source has told ESPN FC. Ireland skipper Robbie Keane and national team legend Liam Brady have already endorsed McCarthy's return...

Gibson may miss remainder of season

Mike Whalley | October, 16 2013

Everton midfielder Darron Gibson will have surgery after suffering cruciate knee ligament damage and could miss the rest of the season. Gibson was carried off on a stretcher after landing awkwardly during the first half of his country’s ...

Keane calls for new Ireland manager to be tough

Kevin Palmer | October, 15 2013

Republic of Ireland captain Robbie Keane has called on Football Association of Ireland chiefs to ensure their new manager is "someone who has balls", as the search for Giovanni Trapattoni's successor continued. In comments that sugge...

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