.The Republic Of Ireland International Football Facts by Dean Hayes Collins Press, 2008.
It includes: History of the FAI from 1921 and formation of the national team; Profiles of every player to represent Ireland, over 450, featuring their positions, clubs, cap dates and goals they scored.
- Get the facts about the Black Pearl, Brady, Dunphy, Giles youngest to score for Ireland, Charlie Hurley, Noel Cantwell, Peter Farrell and many more;
- Complete match-by-match record from 1926 to 2008, including the full player lists, clubs they played for, match results and goal scorers;
- Profiles and records of the Republic of Ireland s 11 managers, starting with Mick Meagan in 1969;
- Match reports for the 25 most famous games, including Ireland V Austria, Dalymount, 1963, 40,000, five pitch invasions;
- Statistics for the team record in World Cup matches, European Championships, the top goal scorers, and record number of appearances;
- Did you know? fun facts and trivia throughout;
- Photos of players, managers and memorabilia.
This book was published in 2008