The Preston midfielder believes that break will refresh the group of players.
The Republic of Ireland will now have to wait and see who they will face in the play offs for Euro 2020 after missing out on automatic qualification last night.
The Boys in Green were held to a 1-1 draw by Denmark at Lansdowne Road.
A win would have been enough, but Ireland couldn't add to their tally once Matt Doherty equalised Martin Braithwaite's opener.
Alan Browne says a break may help the Irish players regroup for March: