Boys Under 18: Centenary Shield & Celtic Cup

Irish Schools International games have been played since 1988. In 1988 the Irish Schools team played in the Celtic Cup with Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. They have won the competition every year since 1998 except 2000 (holders retain trophy if teams are equal on points).

The Irish Schools now also compete in the Centenary Shield since 2003, with Northern Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales. They were winners of this competition in 2003 and 2004 (joint winners in 2005 with Northern Ireland) 2008 and 2010 & 2015.

Girls Under 15: Bob Docherty Cup

The FAI Schools Under 15 Girls Development Squad have been playing since 2002 in the Celtic Nations Trophy with Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales. They have won the competition four times, most recently in 2010. The team have come runners up in 2014, 2015  & 2016

reland face England in Centenary Shield Showdown

The Boys U18 Schools International team will face their toughest test yet as they travel to England later in the week for the final fixture of the Centenary Shield campaign.

Republic of Ireland Schools 1 New Zealand 2

THE Republic of Ireland Schools suffered an unfortunate defeat to New Zealand in a friendly international at Ballyoulster yesterday.

Ireland to face the Kiwi Challenge

Republic of Ireland v New Zealand, Ballyoulster United FC, Celbridge
Monday, 12 April KO 3pm

09 April 2010