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

Gallagher confident of victory in Belfast

Gallagher confident of victory in Belfast
6 April 2009

Northern Ireland defeat England

Friday, 27 March 2009, Macclesfield
Northern Ireland defeat England
Carnegie Centenary Shield
England 0 – 1 Northern Ireland
Darren McCauley (80)

Republic defeat Northern Ireland


Republic defeat Northern Ireland

23 March 2009

Republic of Ireland 2-0 Northern Ireland