The board of the Football Association of Ireland has indicated it will step down, Minister for Sport Shane Ross has told a parliamentary committee.
John Delaney is to step aside as chief executive of the Football Association of Ireland to take up the newly-created post of executive vice-president.
Declan Rice has been named the Republic of Ireland’s Young Player of the Year on the eve of his maiden England call-up.
Mick McCarthy returned to the Republic of Ireland on Sunday with his sights set on qualification for the Euro 2020 finals and a determination to draw a line under the explosive end to his previous reign.
Former Republic of Ireland captain Andy Townsend can see merits for Mick McCarthy or Stephen Kenny replacing Martin O’Neill as manager.
Mick McCarthy has been backed to return as Republic of Ireland manager after Martin O’Neill’s five-year reign came to an abrupt close.
Mick McCarthy is the front-runner in the race to replace Martin O’Neill as Republic of Ireland manager after his five-year reign came to an abrupt close.
A joint bid by Northern Ireland and the Republic’s football associations to host a major football tournament in Europe could have “huge economic benefits” for both countries, it has been claimed.
Martin O’Neill believes the Republic of Ireland’s next generation will have the “drive and determination”…