COYBIG stands for Come On You Boys In Green, and it's used to support Irish players
# coybig - Yesterday’s News
This pair wouldn’t have been bad in the middle of the park together.
# coybig - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Germany, Scotland, Poland, Georgia and Gibraltar were all in action tonight.
Shane Long scored one but could have had a hat-trick in tonight’s friendly.
Good news for the Ireland striker.
They have much more than just maple syrup in Canada, you know.
The Hull striker nipped in to take a loose ball away from Branislav Ivanovic and produce a cool finish
John O’Shea is likely to captain Ireland against Serbia when the sides meet in Dublin this evening.
# coybig - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
Roy Keane and Irish football stars welcome four-year-old cancer patient Merryn Lacy to squad training
Martin O’Neill’s squad took time out from the preparations for tomorrow’s international friendly.
Midfielder anxious to keep on learning as he puts his own stamp on club and country game.
Shane Long knows that he will have to shoulder more responsibility at international level.
Spirits are high in the Ireland camp ahead of their first fixture of the year.
# coybig - Monday 3 March, 2014
It’s been all square in the last two meetings between Serbia and the boys in green.
Ireland’s assistant boss is looking forward to getting stuck into the upcoming games and learning more about the players in the process.
The QPR goalkeeper gets the nod ahead of Shay Given.
# coybig - Thursday 27 February, 2014
Martin O’Neill will have to do without the Nottingham Forest star for next Wednesday’s friendly.
# coybig - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
“It’s been a fantastic club and one I hold dear but if it’s not to be I might have to move on.”
The Ireland goalkeeper believes the upcoming qualification group will go down to the wire.
# coybig - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
FAI chief executive John Delaney confirmed that the teams will meet in 2015.
A result against Germany is possible, according to the RTÉ pundit.
# coybig - Monday 24 February, 2014
The former Sligo Rovers defender believes the League of Ireland is a good place for young players to learn their trade.
Blackpool lost (again) but at least Keogh can be happy with this contribution.
# coybig - Friday 21 February, 2014
This Sunday sees the qualifying groups for the upcoming European Championships unveiled.
Darren Sammy insists his side did not take the Irish challenge lightly, but is aware that they must improve.
The Italian isn’t ready to retire just yet.
Shay Given will be ‘monitored’ by the Ireland boss, meanwhile.
# coybig - Thursday 20 February, 2014
Daryl Murphy is the big winner from Martin O’Neill’s decision to rest his captain for the friendly with Serbia.
The Boys in Green face Serbia in Dublin on 5 March.
# coybig - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
The Hull winger picked up a groin injury over the weekend with Martin O’Neill due to name his squad tomorrow.
# coybig - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
The winners will be announced at an event in RTÉ next month.
# coybig - Saturday 15 February, 2014
Ireland’s management will take in at least three games this weekend before naming squad to face Serbia.
# coybig - Friday 14 February, 2014
Martin O’Neill will lead his side out at the MetLife Stadium this summer, promoters say.
# coybig - Saturday 8 February, 2014
St Mary’s, Celtic Park and White Hart Lane are among the grounds being visited on a busy few days for the duo.
# coybig - Friday 7 February, 2014
The FAI has announced news that Martin O’Neill’s side will play a friendly at Lansdowne Road on 25 May.
# coybig - Thursday 6 February, 2014
Could he beat Gareth Barry’s score of 189 and top the pile?
# coybig - Tuesday 4 February, 2014
We don’t remember Marco Tardelli doing anything of this sort.
# coybig - Monday 3 February, 2014
The Ireland striker put in a fine performance in the 3-3 draw with Burnley over the weekend.
# coybig - Friday 31 January, 2014
The Ireland striker has joined Harry Redknapp’s Rs until the end of the season.
Are you watching, Martin O’Neill?
# coybig - Thursday 30 January, 2014
The Boys in Green are in discussions to take on the European heavyweights at a neutral venue later this year.
Defender will miss Ireland’s friendly against Serbia and most of the Premier League run-in.