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# John O'Shea

This year
Brian Kerr returns to FAI as he joins John O'Shea's coaching staff
Why the FAI turned to John O’Shea - and what’s next in the search for Stephen Kenny’s permanent successor
O’Shea accepted the FAI’s offer over the weekend, but has already been told that he is viewed as an interim candidate only.
FAI appoint John O'Shea as Irish head coach on interim basis
FAI appoint John O'Shea as Irish head coach on interim basis
O’Shea will be assisted by Paddy McCarthy, with a permanent appointment to be made in April.
John O'Shea leaves first team coach role at Birmingham City
Last year
The 42's Best of 2023: (Irish) Footballers' Lives - a weekend in north-west England
David Sneyd travels to England to spend a weekend with an array of Irish football people, including Stephen Kenny, John O’Shea and Nathan Collins.
Birmingham confirm Wayne Rooney as boss with John O'Shea as coach
O'Shea to remain with Ireland as he closes in on Rooney reunion at Birmingham City
Ex-Ireland assistant Eustace sacked by Birmingham City, with Wayne Rooney reportedly lined up
'They respond brilliantly by putting up a fantastic fight and showing how good they are'
John O’Shea leaves Stoke to focus on Ireland coaching role
Tactically astute with a personal touch - What John O'Shea brings to Ireland
John O'Shea joins Stephen Kenny's Ireland as assistant coach
Footballers’ lives: A glimpse into the struggle, fortune and enduring beauty of the game
All time
John O'Shea joins the coaching staff at Stoke City
Ireland's John O'Shea aiming to replicate success as a player amid burgeoning coaching career
Highly rated ex-Arsenal youngster aiming to learn from two Ireland legends
Quinton Fortune leaves Man United to become Reading coach alongside John O'Shea
John O'Shea hails 'positive' new Reading boss after Ireland great takes charge for Carabao Cup win
Why John O’Shea is the most underrated player in Irish football history
Quiz: How much do you know about the career of John O'Shea?
John O'Shea and Carlo Cudicini among FAI's latest candidates for top coaching badge
'Sheasy could play anywhere. He could be centre back, right back, holding midfield, in goals too'
O'Shea returns to Reading to take up first coaching role after retirement
John O'Shea announces retirement from professional football on 38th birthday
'They can play together as they are two very good players'
'Fantastic memories' - Ireland legend John O'Shea on the tournament that made him
'Ultimately there shouldn't be any chasing going on' - John O'Shea on Ireland's recruitment drive
'You can avoid all this questioning if they change the rule on it' - O'Shea on Declan Rice controversy
Fifth straight win for Man United as Mata and Lukaku book FA Cup passage against Reading
Man United vs Reading, FA Cup third round
John O'Shea backs former team-mate Solskjaer to take permanent United job
'He is pretty much like John O'Shea and I cannot pay him a higher compliment than that'
Veteran Irish defender John O'Shea leaves Sunderland to make Championship return
After 637 days of pain and heartache, Ireland's match-winner got his just rewards last night
'He's had a really tough time. He thought his career was over'
First international goals for Graham Burke and Alan Judge hand Ireland victory over the US
Ireland vs USA, international friendly
Do Ireland have a gameplan? Talking points ahead of tonight's friendly with the US
'The squad was announced... I think my dad learned a lesson that day not to tell me anything until it was official'