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St Pats Release Statement Endorsing Stephen Kenny For Ireland Job

St Patrick’s Athletic FC have released a public statement endorsing Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny in his bid to take the reins over the Irish national team. It does seem to be something of a two-horse race as speculation over the identity of the next Ireland manager continues to dominate the headlines. Managerial duo Martin O’Neil and Roy Keane stepped down …

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Mark Kinsella Backs Kenny Cunningham For Irish Coaching Role

Mark Kinsella has backed his former international teammate Kenny Cunningham for a position in the next Ireland manager’s backroom staff. Yesterday, we brought you reports claiming that Mick McCarthy was in the pole position to succeed Martin O’Neill as Irish manager along with further reports linking both Kenny Cunningham and Robbie Keane with positions on his coaching ticket. Speaking to 2FM’s Game On …

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Marcus Rashford Still Searching For Man United Role

Marcus Rashford has proven with England that he has all the qualities required to be a consistent attacking threat – but his task now is to replicate that form for Manchester United. Rashford impressed as England beat Croatia 2-1 last Sunday to secure a place in next June’s Nations League Finals, yet there is no guarantee he will start when …

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Sadio Mane Signs New Long-Term Deal With Liverpool

Sadio Mane has tied himself down to a long-term deal with Liverpool after a fantastic run of form since joining the club. According to Sky Sports, the 26-year-old has committed his future to Anfield – signing a deal that is believed to run up until the year 2023. Mane joins his fellow attacking counterparts Mo Salah and Roberto Firmino in pledging …

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The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 13

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 13 deadline. Fantasy Premier League (FPL) managers should be feeling refreshed and recharged after the two-week international break, as we plan now plan for Gameweek 13. England have successfully reached the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League, while Ireland, on the other hand, managed a draw away …

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Mick McCarthy Wants Kenny Cunningham On Coaching Ticket

Mick McCarthy - Kenny Cunningham

Mick McCarthy is the favourite to be named as Republic of Ireland manager early next week, and Pundit Arena understands that he wants Kenny Cunningham as part of his backroom staff. Recent media reports suggest that Mick McCarthy is due for discussions over the weekend with the FAI regarding the managerial vacancy left by Martin O’Neill. Pundit Arena understands that McCarthy is eager …

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Paul McGrath Calls For Mick McCarthy To Be Named Irish Boss

Ireland legend Paul McGrath has given his take on the vacant managerial position for the country’s national football team. Yesterday came the news that the Irish management duo of Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane had both resigned from their positions. And while there were tributes aplenty, the focus has slowly turned towards speculating over the identity of the manager who will …

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Ayman Ben Mohamed: From Longford Town To Champions League Winner

Two weeks ago, in front of 60,000 fans, Tunisian side Espérance de Tunis defeated Egypt’s Al-Ahly 3-0 to win the African Champions League for only the third time in their history. So frequently the bridesmaids and so rarely the brides, Espérance have reached the last four of tournament ten times in their last 16 appearances, but have only won the …

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