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Ranking The Top Ten Ireland Kits In The 23 Years Of Umbro

DUBLIN, IRELAND - SEPTEMBER 07: Robbie Keane of Republic of Ireland during the UEFA EURO 2012 Group B Qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Andorra at the Aviva Stadium on September 7, 2010 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The FAI confirmed the end of an era on Friday by announcing that New Balance would be replacing Umbro as the Ireland football team’s kit manufacturer in a deal that will kick in from August. It seems almost certain then that Ireland’s clash with Austria at the Aviva next month will be the final time that the Boys in Green …

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Ireland Will Have A New Kit Manufacturer From This August

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 24: An injured Glenn Whelan of the Republic of Ireland looks on as he wears a head bandage during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Wales at Aviva Stadium on March 24, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The Republic of Ireland national team will be lining out in shirts made by a new manufacturer from this autumn, bringing an end to their long-standing deal with Umbro. The FAI have confirmed that New Balance will be making the kits for the Boys in Green from this year onwards, with every level from senior to underage in both genders …

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Ireland Keeper David Forde Released By Millwall

UEFA European Championship Qualifier, Boris Paichadze National Arena, Tbilisi, Georgia 7/9/2014 Georgia vs Republic of Ireland Ireland's David Forde dejected after Georgia's goal Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Ireland keeper David Forde has been released by Millwall following their promotion to the Championship according to BBC Sport. The Galweigen spent the season with Portsmouth, helping them to promotion in League 1 where he has an array of experience. Forde joined the Lions in 2008 from Cardiff City and was one game away from reaching 300 appearances for the London club. …

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Five Players Who Should Have Been Capped While Playing In The League of Ireland

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Oriel Park, Dundalk 30/10/2015 Dundalk vs Bray Wanderers Dundalk's Richie Towell celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Sean Maguire’s continued exclusion from the Ireland squad has created one of the latest calls for a players inclusion into the Ireland squad. Every squad announcement is met with disappointment due to the absence of at least one individual deserved of an opportunity to shine. League of Ireland players tend to fit this description on many occasions where in the past, …

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Brentford Manager Gushes With Praise For Ireland Defender John Egan

Three International Friendly, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 28/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Iceland Republic of Ireland's John Egan with Jon Dadi Bodvarsson of Iceland

Brentford manager Dean Smith has been speaking very highly of Ireland international defender John Egan. The 24-year-old has had a highly promising debut with the Bees in the Championship after joining from League One side Gillingham, and was rewarded for his fine form by being handed his first international cap by Martin O’Neill in a friendly against Iceland in March …

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