Republic of Ireland national under-19 football team

The Republic of Ireland national under-19 football team, is the national under-19 football team of the Republic of Ireland and is controlled by the Football Association of Ireland and competes in the biennial European Under-19 Football Championship.

Republic of Ireland Under-19
AssociationFootball Association of Ireland
Head coachTom Mohan
First colours
Second colours
European championships
Appearances20 (first in 1948)
Best resultWinner: 1998

The team has competed in several championships.

AchievementsEdit

The Republic won the UEFA European Under-18 Football Championship in Cyprus in 1998 and that remains their best performance to date.

  • U-18 European Championship in 1998 – 1st place (Coach Brian Kerr)

In July 2011 Republic of Ireland national under-19 football team reached the semi-finals of the 2011 UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship held in Romania where they were eliminated by Spain.

HonoursEdit

Champions (0):
Runner-up (0):
Third Place (0):
Fourth Place (1): 2002
Semi-Finalist (1): 2011, 2019
    • Under-18 era, 1957–2001
Champions (1): 1998
Runner-up (0):
Third Place (1): 1999
Fourth Place (2): 1984, 1997
Champions (0):
Runner-up (0):
Third Place (1): 1997
Fourth Place (0):

Results and fixturesEdit

2021Edit

8 October 2021 Friendly Republic of Ireland   2–2   Sweden Marbella, Spain
14:30 (15:30 CET) Evan Caffrey   8'
Zak Gilsenan   25'
Report Ahmed Qasem   45' (pen.)
Arash Motaragheb Jafarpour   66'
Stadium: Marbella Football Centre
11 October 2021 Friendly Republic of Ireland   1–1   Sweden Marbella, Spain
12:00 (13:00 CET) Aidomo Emakhu   30' Report Jusef Erabi   24' Stadium: Marbella Football Centre
10 November 2021 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification Republic of Ireland   3–2   Montenegro Dobrich, Bulgaria
12:30 (14:30 EET) Sinclair Armstrong   52'
Johnny Kenny   56'
Sinclair Armstrong   77'
Report Sam Curtis   90+1' (o.g.)
Jovan Dašić   90+2'
Stadium: Stadion Druzhba
Referee: Kai Erik Steen  
13 November 2021 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification Republic of Ireland   1–1   Bosnia and Herzegovina Dobrich, Bulgaria
12:30 (14:30 EET) Johnny Kenny   26' Report Aleksandar Kahvić   43' Stadium: Stadion Druzhba
Referee: Morten Krogh  
16 November 2021 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification Bulgaria   0–2   Republic of Ireland Albena, Bulgaria
12:30 (14:30 EET) Report Johnny Kenny   24' (pen.)
Sean Roughan   82'
Stadium: Albena 1
Referee: Denys Shurman  

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

Players born on or after 1 January 2002 are eligible for the 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualification campaign.

The following players were called up for the three 2022 UEFA European Under-19 Championship qualifying matches in Bulgaria against Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bulgaria on the 10th, 13th & 16th November 2021.[1]

Caps and goals updated as of 16th November 2021, after the game vs Bulgaria.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
16 1GK Arlo Doherty (2003-06-08) 8 June 2003 (age 18) 3 0   Leicester City
1 1GK Dan Rose (2003-12-11) 11 December 2003 (age 18) 2 0   Schalke 04

2 2DF James Abankwah (2004-01-16) 16 January 2004 (age 18) 5 0   St Patrick's Athletic
5 2DF Anselmo Garcia McNulty (2003-02-19) 19 February 2003 (age 18) 5 0   Wolfsburg
3 2DF Tayo Adaramola (2003-11-14) 14 November 2003 (age 18) 4 0   Crystal Palace
4 2DF Bosun Lawal (captain) (2003-05-30) 30 May 2003 (age 18) 4 0   Celtic
15 2DF Val Adedokun (2003-02-14) 14 February 2003 (age 18) 3 0   Brentford
12 2DF David Okagbue (2003-09-13) 13 September 2003 (age 18) 2 0   Stoke City
14 2DF Sam Curtis (2005-12-01) 1 December 2005 (age 16) 2 0   St Patrick's Athletic
13 2DF Sean Roughan (2003-03-14) 14 March 2003 (age 18) 1 1   Lincoln City

6 3MF Ed McJannet (2004-01-25) 25 January 2004 (age 18) 5 0   Luton Town
18 3MF Kian Corbally (2003-12-31) 31 December 2003 (age 18) 4 0   St Patrick's Athletic
8 3MF Jack Henry-Francis (2003-09-23) 23 September 2003 (age 18) 3 0   Arsenal
10 3MF Evan Caffrey (2003-02-27) 27 February 2003 (age 18) 3 1   UCD
11 3MF Andrew Moran (2003-10-15) 15 October 2003 (age 18) 3 0   Brighton & Hove Albion
17 3MF Kevin Zefi (2005-02-11) 11 February 2005 (age 16) 3 0   Inter Milan

19 4FW Aidomo Emakhu (2003-10-26) 26 October 2003 (age 18) 4 1   Shamrock Rovers
7 4FW Johnny Kenny (2003-06-06) 6 June 2003 (age 18) 3 3   Celtic
9 4FW Sinclair Armstrong (2003-06-22) 22 June 2003 (age 18) 3 2   Torquay United
20 4FW Cian Hayes (2003-06-29) 29 June 2003 (age 18) 2 0   Fleetwood Town

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have also been called up to the Republic of Ireland under-19 squad in the last 12 months and remain eligible:

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Owen Mason (2004-03-24) 24 March 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Mansfield Town v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
GK Matthew Boylan 0 0   Lincoln City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
GK Toby Bull (2003-08-23) 23 August 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Brighton & Hove Albion   Training Camp 9 August 2021
GK Noah Jauny (2004-08-26) 26 August 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Stade Brestois   Training Camp 9 August 2021
GK Joe O'Shaughnessy (2003-01-05) 5 January 2003 (age 19) 0 0   Wolverhampton Wanderers   Training Camp 9 August 2021
GK Killian Cahill (2003-11-03) 3 November 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Shamrock Rovers   Training Camp 3 June 2021
GK Josh Keeley (2003-05-19) 19 May 2003 (age 18) 0 0   St Patrick's Athletic   Training Camp 3 June 2021
GK Will Blease 0 0   Blackburn Rovers   Training Camp 17 May 2021
GK Aaron Maguire (2004-07-25) 25 July 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Tottenham Hotspur   Training Camp 17 May 2021

DF Josh Seary (2004-09-10) 10 September 2004 (age 17) 2 0   Preston North End v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
DF Jevon Mills (2003-09-27) 27 September 2003 (age 18) 2 0   Hull City v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
DF Josh O'Brien (2003-02-08) 8 February 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Watford   Training Camp September 2021
DF Aaron O'Reilly (2004-06-29) 29 June 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Aston Villa   Training Camp September 2021
DF Reece Webb 0 0   St Patrick's Athletic   Training Camp September 2021
DF Sam Bagan 0 0   Queens Park Rangers   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Tommy Fogarty (2004-06-19) 19 June 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Birmingham City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Oisin Hand (2003-01-12) 12 January 2003 (age 19) 0 0   Shamrock Rovers   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Jay McGrath (2003-04-15) 15 April 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Coventry City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Fionn O'Brien 0 0   Coventry City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Sean O'Connell 0 0   Kerry SL   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Connor O'Riordan (2003-10-19) 19 October 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Crewe Alexandra   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Harvey Oliver-Rowe 0 0   Bradford City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Josh Okpolokpo (2003-03-31) 31 March 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Huddersfield Town   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Callum Sullivan (2004-08-28) 28 August 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Birmingham City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF Adam Wells (2003-03-26) 26 March 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Shamrock Rovers   Training Camp 9 August 2021
DF James Furlong (2002-06-07) 7 June 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Brighton & Hove Albion   Training Camp 3 June 2021
DF Andrew Quinn (2002-01-24) 24 January 2002 (age 20) 0 0   Drogheda United   Training Camp 3 June 2021
DF Killian Phillips (2002-03-30) 30 March 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Drogheda United   Training Camp 3 June 2021
DF Gavin O'Brien (2003-01-30) 30 January 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Bohemians   Training Camp 3 June 2021
DF Connor Barrett (2004-04-05) 5 April 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Birmingham City   Training Camp 17 May 2021
DF Noah Watson (2003-05-05) 5 May 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Crystal Palace   Training Camp 17 May 2021
DF Osakpolor Solomon (2003-09-01) 1 September 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Nottingham Forest   Training Camp 17 May 2021
DF Harry Nevin (2004-04-15) 15 April 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Preston North End   Training Camp 17 May 2021
DF Harvey Cullinan (2002-11-19) 19 November 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Sheffield United   Training Camp 17 May 2021

MF Harry Vaughan 2 0   Oldham Athletic v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
MF Ben McCormack (2003-04-04) 4 April 2003 (age 18) 2 0   St Patrick's Athletic v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
MF Oisin Gallagher 2 0   Lincoln City v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
MF John Joe Patrick Finn Benoa (2003-09-24) 24 September 2003 (age 18) 2 0   Getafe v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
MF Cian Coleman (2004-09-23) 23 September 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Leeds United   Training Camp September 2021
MF Ruairi Behan (2004-01-02) 2 January 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Burnley   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF Oran Crowe (2003-07-14) 14 July 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Cork City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF Frankie Deane (2004-10-19) 19 October 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Celtic   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF Evan Farrell (2003-02-06) 6 February 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Wexford   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF James Golding (2004-08-10) 10 August 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Oxford United   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF Liam Mullan 0 0   Derry City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF Matthew O'Brien (2004-01-01) 1 January 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Longford Town   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF John Joe Power (2002-04-22) 22 April 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Burton Albion   Training Camp 9 August 2021
MF Gabriel Adebambo (2002-02-27) 27 February 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Stoke City   Training Camp 3 June 2021
MF Charlie McCann (2002-04-24) 24 April 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Rangers   Training Camp 3 June 2021
MF Kian Leavy (2002-03-21) 21 March 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Reading   Training Camp 3 June 2021
MF Fionn Mooney (2003-10-12) 12 October 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Crystal Palace   Training Camp 3 June 2021
MF Ola Ibrahim (2003-09-23) 23 September 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Derby County   Training Camp 3 June 2021
MF Rio McEvoy 0 0   Bolton Wanderers   Training Camp 17 May 2021
MF Ciaran Gilligan (2002-02-05) 5 February 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Burton Albion   Training Camp 17 May 2021
MF Cian Kelly Caprani (2004-01-19) 19 January 2004 (age 18) 0 0   Derby County   Training Camp 17 May 2021
MF Jacob Slater 0 0   Preston North End   Training Camp 17 May 2021
MF Leonardo Gaxha (2002-03-02) 2 March 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Sheffield United   Training Camp 17 May 2021
MF Joshua Ireland (2004-05-26) 26 May 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Stoke City   Training Camp 17 May 2021
MF Caden Kelly 0 0   Sunderland   Training Camp 17 May 2021

FW Cristiano Fitzgerald (2003-10-11) 11 October 2003 (age 18) 2 0   Boavista v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
FW Jamie Mullins (2004-09-29) 29 September 2004 (age 17) 2 0   Bohemians v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
FW Luke Pearce (2004-06-08) 8 June 2004 (age 17) 2 0   Southampton v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
FW Zak Gilsenan (2003-05-08) 8 May 2003 (age 18) 1 1   Blackburn Rovers v.   Sweden, 11 October 2021
FW Billy Brooks (2004-02-15) 15 February 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Lincoln City   Training Camp September 2021
FW Cian Kavanagh (2003-01-03) 3 January 2003 (age 19) 0 0   Waterford   Training Camp September 2021
FW Tommi O'Reilly (2003-12-15) 15 December 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Aston Villa   Training Camp September 2021
FW Will Couch (2004-07-09) 9 July 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Burnley   Training Camp 9 August 2021
FW Tom Costello (2003-02-23) 23 February 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Wigan Athletic   Training Camp 9 August 2021
FW Zachary Dunne 0 0   Cork City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
FW Sam Knowles (2003-12-07) 7 December 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Stoke City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
FW Leon Hennessy 0 0   Cork City   Training Camp 9 August 2021
FW Conor Carty (2002-05-25) 25 May 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Wolverhampton Wanderers   Training Camp 3 June 2021
FW Matt Everitt (2002-10-24) 24 October 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Brighton & Hove Albion   Training Camp 3 June 2021
FW Ryan O'Kane (2003-08-16) 16 August 2003 (age 18) 0 0   Dundalk   Training Camp 3 June 2021
FW Tom Cannon (2002-12-28) 28 December 2002 (age 19) 0 0   Everton   Training Camp 3 June 2021
FW Armstrong Okoflex (2002-03-02) 2 March 2002 (age 19) 0 0   West Ham United   Training Camp 3 June 2021U21
FW Ben Andreucci (2004-10-05) 5 October 2004 (age 17) 0 0   Leeds United   Training Camp 17 May 2021

U21 With U21 squad
INJ Withdrew from latest squad due to injury
WD Withdrew from latest squad
SUS Player is suspended
COVID Withdrew from latest squad due to Covid-19 protocols

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

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