Ireland’s Euro 2020 squad, schedule and journey analysed
Ireland squad for Euro 2020 – Ireland’s path to Euro 2020: Ireland’s path to the European Championship has been a bit difficult. They went to the tournament after taking third place in the qualifying group, but were only 3 points ahead of Scotland so it was a very close call. Watch & Bet Here =>
Coach Martin O’Neill has probably not had any problems with choosing the Irish squad for the European Football Championship 2020. Here you can read more about Ireland’s formation for the European Championships in 2020and which players in the Republic of Ireland national Football team will take part.
Ireland’s Euro 2020 squad
Ireland’s squad for the European Football Championship 2020 is now fixed, and the squad contained some positive surprises. In Ireland’s European Championship squad in 2020, we find only a few players from the Irish League, but the body is made up of Premier League professionals who will be wanting to claim a starting XI squad.
- Odds to win Ireland Championships (winning odds): 151.00
- Odds that Ireland continues from the group: 2.62
- Odds to win Group Ireland: 13.00
- Odds to Ireland comes last in the group: 2:25
Irish Euro 2020 squad
Euro-group: Group E
Ranking: 41 in the UEFA rankings.
Coach: Martin O’Neill
Here are all the players involved in the Irish Championship squad. Ireland’s European Championship squad consists of 31 Football players and 4 goalkeepers. There are the following players who represent Ireland’s best Footballers and will try to bring home European glory for Ireland:
Goalkeepers: Shay Given (Stoke), Darren Randolph (West Ham United), David Forde (Millwall), Keiren Westwood (Sheffield Wednesday).
Defenders: Seamus Coleman (Everton), Cyrus Christie (Derby), Paul McShane (Reading), Ciaran Clark (Aston Villa), Richard Keogh (Derby), John O’Shea (Sunderland), Alex Pearce (Bristol City), Shane Duffy (Blackburn), Marc Wilson (Stoke), Stephen Ward (Burnley).
Midfielders: Aiden McGeady (Everton), James McClean (West Brom), Glenn Whelan (Stoke), James McCarthy (Everton), Jeff Hendrick (Derby), David Meyler (Hull), Stephen Quinn (Reading), Darron Gibson (Everton) Harry Species (Bournemouth), Wes Hoolahan (Norwich), Eunan O’Kane (Bournemouth), Anthony Pilkington (Cardiff), Robbie Brady (Norwich), Jonathan Walters (Stoke), Jonathan Hayes (Aberdeen), Callum O’Dowda ( Oxford).
Forwards: Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy), Shane Long (Southampton), David McGoldrick (Ipswich), Kevin Doyle (Colorado Rapids), Daryl Murphy (Ipswich).
Ireland’s top scorers in Euro 2020 qualifiers (incl qualifying and Playoff):
Robbie Keane: 5 Goals
Key players in Ireland’s European Championship squad
Robbie Keane: He became top scorer for Ireland in qualifying when he languished with five direct hits during the ten matches they played to qualify for the tournament.
Shay Given: The former Newcastle United goalkeeper is probably who will ‘guard the cage’ for Ireland this summer. His experience will be vital for his country.
Irish chances to win the European Championship 2020
Ireland’s chances to advance from Group E are quite small in terms of odds, but they do hope to fix a knockout round spot as they can make it through the rule that the top 4 teams who finish 3rd in their group go through. A victory in the opener against Sweden is probably absolutely crucial if there any chance to go through or not for O’Neill’s men.
Ireland’s European Championship matches
When will Ireland play their first match in the European Championship 2020? Ireland’s first European Cup match is against Sweden on June 13th, 2020 at 18:00 at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis. Ireland’s next match in the European Football Championship 2020 is June 18th, 2020 at 15: 00 against Belgium at the Stade de Bordeaux in Bordeaux.
Which teams have Ireland in their European Championship group? Ireland play in the European Championship Group Group E. The other teams in this group are Belgium, Italy and Sweden.
You will find all the information you need to know about Ireland’s games in the European Football Championship 2020 in our schedule article– which is a great read!
Frequntly asked questions about Ireland’s Euro 2020
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This article will be updated continuously with the starting line-ups, facts, odds, statistics of the players and the Irish national team ahead of Ireland’s European Championship matches. In addition, we will try to answer the most common questions you may have concerning Ireland’s European Championship squad in 2020.