Ireland slumped to one of their worst defeats, losing 1-0 to Luxembourg. We run down the biggest shock defeats for major footballing nations.
England cruised to victory over the Republic of Ireland in an international friendly at Wembley on Thursday.
England and Leeds United great Jack Charlton has died at the age of 85, the Championship club announced on Saturday.
Mick McCarthy's second stint as Ireland manager ended on Saturday as the FAI announced he was being immediately replaced by Stephen Kenny.
Chances of a joint British and Irish 2030 World Cup bid have grown after officials agreed to ramp up preparations, according to the FAI.
Denmark got the point they needed to seal a place at Euro 2020 as Group D runners-up with a 1-1 draw in Ireland on Monday.
Switzerland revived their hopes of qualifying directly for Euro 2020 with a 2-0 win over Ireland in rain-soaked Geneva on Tuesday.
Republic of Ireland were held to a 0-0 draw by Georgia in a drab Euro 2020 qualifier in Tbilisi on Saturday.
David McGoldrick's first international goal earned Ireland a potentially crucial 1-1 draw in their Euro 2020 qualifier with Switzerland on Thursday.
Republic of Ireland defender Shane Duffy's towering late header kept their unbeaten run in the Euro 2020 qualifiers intact vs. Denmark on Friday.
After beating Germany in the Nations League, the Dutch eye a repeat vs. their old foes, while England hope to continue their upward trajectory.
Rice, 20, is still eligible switch to England having not made a competitive appearance for the Republic of Ireland.
Mark Rudan says midseason recruit Cillian Sheridan will provide much-needed competition in Wellington for the second half of the A-League season.
Ballybrack FC, who play in the Leinster Senior League (LSL League), announced Fernando Lafuente had died in a car crash.
Mick McCarthy replaces Martin O'Neill, who left after their relegation for League B in the Nations League, for his second spell in charge.
Mick McCarthy is set to return as manager of Ireland's national soccer team, national broadcaster RTE reported on Thursday.