Republic of Ireland national football team

Republic of Ireland
Nickname(s)The Boys in Green (Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Language/data/iana scripts' not found.)
The Green Army
AssociationFootball Association of Ireland (FAI)
ConfederationUEFA (Europe)
Head coachMick McCarthy [1]
CaptainSéamus Coleman
Most capsRobbie Keane (146)
Top scorerRobbie Keane (68)
Home stadiumAviva Stadium
FIFA codeIRL
FIFA ranking
CurrentTemplate:FIFA World Rankings
Highest6 (August 1993)
Lowest70 (June–July 2014)
Elo ranking
CurrentTemplate:World Football Elo Ratings
Highest8 (March–April 1991, April 2002, August 2002)
Lowest63 (May 1972)
First international
Template:Flagdeco Ireland 1–0 Bulgaria 23x15px
(Stade Colombes, France; 28 May 1924)
Biggest win
23x15px Ireland 8–0 Malta 23x15px
(Dublin, Ireland; 16 November 1983)
Biggest defeat
23x15px Brazil 7–0 Ireland 23x15px
(Uberlândia, Brazil; 27 May 1982)
World Cup
Appearances3 (first in 1990)
Best resultQuarter-finals, 1990
European Championship
Appearances3 (first in 1988)
Best resultRound of 16, 2016

Republic of Ireland national football team is the national football team of Republic of Ireland.


Most appearances

Pos Player Apps Goals Career
1 Robbie Keane 126 59 1998–2016
2 Shay Given 125 0 1996–2012
3 Kevin Kilbane 110 8 1997–2011
4 Steve Staunton 102 7 1988–2002
5 Damien Duff 100 8 1998–2012
6 Niall Quinn 91 21 1986–2002
7 John O'Shea 89 1 2001–2018
8 Tony Cascarino 88 19 1986–2000
9 Paul McGrath 83 8 1985–1997
10 Packie Bonner 80 0 1981–1996

Top scorers

Pos Player Goals Apps Career
1 Robbie Keane 59 126 1998–2016
2 Niall Quinn 21 91 1986–2002
3 Frank Stapleton 20 71 1977–1990
4 Tony Cascarino 19 88 1986–2000
4 John Aldridge 19 69 1986–1997
4 Don Givens 19 56 1969–1982
7 Noel Cantwell 14 36 1953–1967
8 Gerry Daly 13 48 1973–1986
8 Jimmy Dunne 13 15 1930–1939
10 Ian Harte 11 64 1996–2007

References