Having forced his way on to the international stage, Cox is now hungry for further action for both club and country.
He said: "It's been a great few months. I have enjoyed my club football and then to get the call-up to come away with Ireland was a terrific boost for me.
"Then to get a goal on my debut, and then get a goal last night..
"I am definitely going to try to get more games in the Premier League and hopefully if I get that, more games for the Republic."