REPUBLIC of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy says next month’s showdown with Denmark in Dublin is their “cup final” - and admits his side will need to produce their best performance to beat the Danes and reach next summer’s Euro 2020 finals.
ANTRIM chairman Ciaran McCavana believes the tier two Championship proposal to be debated at Special Congress this weekend is a “dressed up Tommy Murphy Cup” and feels it would be a backward step for the Association.
2020 European Qualifying Group D: Switzerland v Republic of Ireland (tonight, Stade de Geneve 7.45pm)
NINETY minutes away from the Euros. Only 90 minutes. It seems tantalisingly close, but it still feels a million miles away.