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Republic of Ireland national under-21 football team

The Republic of Ireland national under-21 football team, is the national under-21 football team of the Republic of Ireland and is controlled by the Football Association of Ireland and competes in the biennial European Under-21 Football Championship and has competed since 1978.

Contents

  • Competitive Record 1
    • UEFA European Under-21 Championship Record 1.1
  • Results and fixtures 2013–2015 2
    • 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship 2.1
      • Qualification 2.1.1
        • Group stage 2.1.1.1
    • Friendly matches 2.2
  • Players 3
    • Current squad 3.1
    • Recent call-ups 3.2
  • References 4
  • See also 5
  • External links 6

Competitive Record

As a European U21 team, the Republic of Ireland compete for the European Championship, with the finals every odd-numbered year, formerly even-numbered years. There is no Under-21 World Cup, although there is an Under-20 World Cup. For the first five (1978–1986) European Under-21 Football Championships, Ireland did not enter but in 1988 they entered for the first time but failed to qualify.

UEFA European Under-21 Championship Record

UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship record UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship Qualification record
Year Round Pld W D * L GF GA Pld W D L GF GA
1978 Did not enter
1980
1982
1984
1986
1988 Did not qualify 4 0 2 2 3 7
1990 Did not enter
1992 Did not qualify 6 1 0 5 5 14
1994 8 1 1 6 7 20
1996 8 2 2 4 7 9
1998 8 3 0 5 11 7
2000 8 4 2 2 13 12
2002 8 4 1 3 10 7
2004 8 2 2 4 8 11
2006 8 1 2 5 10 14
2007 2 1 0 1 2 1
2009 8 1 2 5 4 14
2011 10 1 4 5 5 11
2013 8 4 1 3 15 10
2015 8 2 2 4 10 12
Total 0/20 0 0 0 0 0 0 102 27 21 54 116 153
*Draws include knockout matches decided by penalty shootout.

Results and fixtures 2013–2015

2015 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship

Qualification

Group stage

Friendly matches

Players

Current squad

Players born on or after 1 January 1994 are eligible for the next UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship.

The following players were named in the squad for the UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualifying matches against Lithuania on 9 October 2015 and Italy on 13 October 2015.[1]

Caps and goals updated as of 17 November 2014.
0#0 Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Danny Rogers (1994-03-23) 23 March 1994 3 0 Falkirk
16 1GK Eric Grimes (1995-02-04) 4 February 1995 0 0 Leeds United
2 2DF Sean Long (1995-05-02) 2 May 1995 3 0 Reading
3 2DF Jack Connors (1994-10-24) 24 October 1994 5 0 Dagenham & Redbridge
4 2DF Darragh Lenihan (1994-03-16) 16 March 1994 3 0 Blackburn Rovers
5 2DF Glen Rea (1994-09-03) 3 September 1994 2 1 Southend
14 2DF Shane Griffin (1994-09-08) 8 September 1994 5 0 Reading
15 2DF Seán Hoare (1994-03-15) 15 March 1994 1 0 St Patrick's Athletic
6 3MF Alan Browne (1995-04-15) 15 April 1995 2 1 Preston North End
7 3MF Callum O'Dowda (1995-04-23) 23 April 1995 0 0 Oxford United
8 3MF Josh Cullen (1996-04-07) 7 April 1996 1 1 West Ham United
10 3MF Jack Byrne (1996-04-24) 24 April 1996 4 0 SC Cambuur
11 3MF Sean Kavanagh (1994-01-24) 24 January 1994 1 0 Fulham
12 3MF Harry Charsley (1996-11-01) 1 November 1996 0 0 Everton
13 3MF Kenneth McEvoy (1994-09-04) 4 September 1994 5 0 Tottenham
17 3MF Dylan Connolly (1995-05-02) 2 May 1995 3 1 Ipswich Town
9 4FW Conor Wilkinson (1995-01-23) 23 January 1995 3 0 Barnsley
18 4FW Sean Maguire (1994-05-01) 1 May 1994 0 0 Dundalk

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the Republic of Ireland under-21 squad and remain eligible:

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Ian Lawlor (1994-10-27) 27 October 1994 3 0 Manchester City v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
DF Tommie Hoban (1994-01-24) 24 January 1994 4 0 Watford v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
DF Brian Lenihan (1994-06-08) 8 June 1994 3 0 Hull City v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
DF Lee Desmond (1995-01-22) 22 January 1995 1 0 St Patrick's Athletic v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
DF Pierce Sweeney (1994-09-11) 11 September 1994 3 0 Reading v.  Andorra, 26 March 2015 INJ
DF Bradley Garmston (1994-01-18) 18 January 1994 2 0 Gillingham v.  Andorra, 26 March 2015 INJ
DF Niall Keown (1995-04-05) 5 April 1995 0 0 Reading v.  Andorra, 26 March 2015 INJ
DF Mason Watkins-Clark (1995-01-01) 1 January 1995 4 1 Stoke City v.  United States, 15 November 2014
DF Eoghan O'Connell (1995-08-13) 13 August 1995 2 0 Oldham v.  United States, 15 November 2014
DF Bradley Lewis (1995-01-24) 24 January 1995 1 0 Halesowen Town v.  Qatar, 24 May 2014
MF Will Hayhurst (1994-02-24) 24 February 1994 5 0 Notts County v.  United States, 15 November 2014
MF Liam Kelly (1995-11-22) 22 November 1995 1 0 Reading v.  United States, 15 November 2014
MF Luke Gallagher (1994-07-29) 29 July 1994 1 0 Bray Wanderers v.  Qatar, 24 May 2014
FW Sam Byrne (1995-07-23) 23 July 1995 3 0 Everton v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
FW Reece Grego-Cox (1996-11-12) 12 November 1996 2 0 QPR v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
FW Shamir Fenelon (1994-08-03) 3 August 1994 0 0 Whitehawk v.  Lithuania, 9 October 2015 INJ
FW Matthew Hamilton (1995-11-20) 20 November 1995 2 0 Wigan Athletic v.  Andorra, 26 March 2015 INJ
FW Kieran Sadlier (1994-09-14) 14 September 1994 4 0 Peterborough v.  United States, 15 November 2014
FW Philip Roberts (1994-04-07) 7 April 1994 1 0 Free Agent v.  Norway, 9 October 2014
FW Michael Drennan (1994-02-02) 2 February 1994 2 0 Shamrock Rovers v.  Qatar, 24 May 2014

Note: Names in italics denote players that have been capped for the Senior team.

References

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See also

External links

  • U21 page on FAI website
  • UEFA Under-21 website
  • Full U21 results
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