Paul Osam has been confirmed as the new Republic of Ireland U16 Head Coach and will take charge of the side for the forthcoming Victory Shield competition which will take place in Wales next month.
Osam is a UEFA A licensed coach who had an illustrious playing career with St Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers and has been involved in numerous underage international teams in recent years.
He was Head Coach of the Ireland U18 Home-based international squad that played two games against Wales earlier this year, winning one and drawing the other fixture.
Osam has also worked with Emerging Talent Programme selects at the Mayo Cup and worked with the Future Developers squad which played two games in England in August.
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