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Ireland
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Information
Broadcaster RTÉ
National Selection Ireland National Final
Appearances
Appearances 32 (20 finals)
First appearance ESCT 01
Best result 2nd: 13
Worst result Last: 11, 12, 14
19th SF: 16


Ireland has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest Tengaged 32 times, debuting in the first contest, with their best position being 2nd with 168 points, achieving this at the Eurovision Song Contest Tengaged 13.


History of Ireland in the Eurovision Song Contest Tengaged

Ireland patricipates since ESCT #01. The best place for Ireland is the 2nd place with the song "Loving You" by Matt Cardle & Melanie C.

Contestants

Table key

     Winner
     Second place
     Third place
     Automatically qualified to the final
     Did not qualify for the final
     Last place
     Did not compete
# Host Artist Song Final Points Semi Points
#01 Flag of Germany Berlin Rylan Dolan "Only Love Survives" 8 60 No Semifinal
#02 Flag of Spain Seville Demi Lovato "Skycraper" 5 77 No Semifinal
#03 Flag of Poland Warsaw The Corrs "Angel" 3 85 No Semifinal
#04 Flag of Poland Krakow Aqua "Barbie Girl" 21 34
"Big 3" Member
#05 Flag of Denmark Copenhaguen The Cranberries "Ode to My Family" 10 86 2 81
#06 Flag of Austria Vienna Leona Lewis "Run" 17 64 1 103
#07 Flag of Switzerland Zurich Amy Macdonald "Spark"
Failed to qualify
14 29
#08 Flag of France Paris Ella Eyre "Comeback" 9 87 2 111
#09 Flag of Bulgaria Sofia Girls Aloud "Something New" 13 90 5 90
#10 Flag of Greece Athens Hozier "Take Me To Church" 8 111 7 76
#11 Flag of Andorra Andorra La Vella Nadine Coyle "Insatiable" 25 45 8 84
#12 Flag of Cyprus Nicosia Clare Maguire "The Shield & The Sword" 26 36 10 62
#13 Flag of United Kingdom London Matt Cardle & Melanie C "Loving You" 2 168 3 107
#14 Flag of Finland Helsinki One Direction "They Don't Know About Us" 26 23
"Big 5" Member
#15 Flag of Ukraine Kiev Ronan Keating "Fires"
Failed to qualify
15 65
#16 Flag of Lithuania Vilnius Kodaline "Love Will Set You Free"
Failed to qualify
19 35
#17 Flag of San Marino San Marino Delorentos "Show Me Love"
Failed to qualify
12 61
#18 Flag of Belgium Liège Ronan Keating "Wasted Light"
Failed to qualify
16 30
#19 Flag of Poland Warsaw Shane Filan "Me and The Moon" 17 82 8 70
#20 Flag of Norway Oslo Brian McFadden "Real to Me" 23 62 7 68
#21 Flag of France Marseille U2 "Every Breaking Wave"
Failed to qualify
14 42
#22 Flag of Sweden Norrköping We Are The Fallen "Bury Me Alive" 24 55 10 58
#23 Flag of Cyprus Limassol Walking On Cars "Don't Mind Me"
Failed to qualify
18 26
#24 Flag of Belgium Bruges Gavin James "Nervous (The Ooh Song)"
Failed to qualify
14 41
#25 Flag of Israel Jerusalem Markus Feehily "Butterfly" 14 104 7 75
#26 Flag of Czech Republic Prague Shane Filan "About You"
Failed to qualify
15 46
#27 Flag of Ukraine Donetsk Rea Garvey "War"
Failed to qualify
15 31
#28 Flag of Luxembourg Luxembourg Bressie "Last Tube Home"
Failed to qualify
11 52
#29 Flag of Spain Barcelona Wild Youth "Lose Control" 12 103 3 96
#30 Flag of Morocco Casablanca Walking On Cars "Carr Os Mo Chomhair" 6 126 7 84
#31 Flag of Croatia Zagreb Ronan Keating "Lovin' Each Day"
Failed to qualify
17 32
#32 Flag of Norway Bergen Flavia "Hateful" 17 84 6 81

Voting history

As of #32, Ireland's voting history is as follows:

Most points given in the grand finals only
Rank Country Points
1 Flag of Italy Italy 77
2 Flag of Andorra Andorra 76
3 Flag of Spain Spain 73
4 Flag of Germany Germany 72
Flag of Russia Russia 72
5 Flag of Hungary Hungary 69
Most points given in the semis only
Rank Country Points
1 Flag of Russia Russia 82
2 Flag of Andorra Andorra 67
Flag of Greece Greece 67
3 Flag of Spain Spain 62
4 Flag of Italy Italy 60
5 Flag of Denmark Denmark 57
Most points received in the grand finals only
Rank Country Points
1 Flag of Belgium Belgium 85
2 Flag of Norway Norway 61
3 Flag of Belarus Belarus 59
Flag of Italy Italy 59
4 Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom 58
5 Flag of Austria Austria 56
Flag of Denmark Denmark 56
Most points received in the semis only
Rank Country Points
1 Flag of Russia Russia 81
2 Flag of Norway Norway 78
3 Flag of Switzerland Switzerland 75
4 Flag of Spain Spain 73
5 Flag of Israel Israel 69

12 points

Ireland gave 12 points to...

Year Final Semi
#01 Flag of Sweden Sweden No Semifinal
#02 Flag of Poland Poland
#03 Flag of Italy Italy
#04 Flag of Denmark Denmark Flag of Denmark Denmark
#05 Flag of Morocco Morocco Flag of Morocco Morocco
#06 Flag of San Marino San Marino Flag of Iceland Iceland
#07 Flag of Armenia Armenia Flag of Turkey Turkey
#08 Flag of Monaco Monaco Flag of Poland Poland
#09 Flag of Belarus Belarus Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom
#10 Flag of Denmark Denmark Flag of Denmark Denmark
#11 Flag of Hungary Hungary Flag of Estonia Estonia
#12 Flag of Netherlands Netherlands Flag of Netherlands Netherlands
#13 Flag of Israel Israel Flag of Denmark Denmark
#14 Flag of Portugal Portugal Flag of Andorra Andorra
#15 Flag of France France Flag of Netherlands Netherlands
#16 Flag of United Kingdom United Kingdom Flag of Andorra Andorra
#17 Flag of Russia Russia Flag of Bulgaria Bulgaria
#18 Flag of Lithuania Lithuania Flag of Lithuania Lithuania
#19 Flag of Germany Germany Flag of Cyprus Cyprus
#20 Flag of Andorra Andorra Flag of Spain Spain
#21 Flag of Andorra Andorra Flag of Switzerland Switzerland
#22 Flag of Estonia Estonia Flag of Latvia Latvia
#23 Flag of Slovakia Slovakia Flag of Belgium Belgium
#24 Flag of Spain Spain Flag of Greece Greece
#25 Flag of Italy Italy Flag of Italy Italy
#26 Flag of Slovenia Slovenia Flag of Serbia Serbia
#27 Flag of Moldova Moldova Flag of Hungary Hungary
#28 Flag of Georgia Georgia Flag of Russia Russia
#29 Flag of Andorra Andorra Flag of Macedonia Macedonia
#30 Flag of Russia Russia Flag of Iceland Iceland
#31 Flag of Iceland Iceland Flag of Iceland Iceland
#32 Flag of San Marino San Marino Flag of Greece Greece