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Watch: Irish Youngster Ryan Manning Coolly Nets His First QPR Goal

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 21: Ryan Manning of Queens Park Rangers celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Queens Park Rangers and Fulham at Loftus Road on January 21, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

Irish prodigy Ryan Manning’s star has continued to rise since Ian Holloway took the reigns at the London side back in November.  Having been stuck in the reserves under former Rs boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Manning had been told he had no future at the Loftus Road club but he has – since the turn of the new year in particular …

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John Sheridan’s Touchline Tirade Shows The Extent Of Abuse Referees Are Subjected To

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - AUGUST 31: John Sheridan, manager of Notts County during the Checkatrade Trophy group match between Notts County and Hartlepool at Meadow Lane on August 31, 2016 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Nathan Stirk/Getty Images)

Former Ireland playmaker John Sheridan was sacked from his post as Notts County manager earlier this month after the 52-year-old’s side went nine games without picking up a single point. On the 10th of December County were halfway through this dismal run and hurtling towards a 2-0 loss to Wycombe Wanderers. The game saw Sheridan hit the headlines for being …

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The What-Might-Have-Been Ireland Football XI

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Stephen Ireland of Stoke City reacts during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Stoke City at Old Trafford on December 2, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Following Conor Clifford’s move to Dundalk last week, many Ireland fans will hope the Dubliner can re-launch his once-promising career. We take a look at what Ireland’s line-up might have been in 2017 should it have worked out a bit better for others. Goalkeeper: Graham Stack (Ex-Arsenal, now at Eastleigh) London-born Stack spent six seasons with Arsenal having graduated from …

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Preston Manager Simon Grayson Confirms Interest In Robbie Keane

Three International Friendly, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 31/8/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Oman Ireland's Robbie Keane scoring

Robbie Keane’s potential move to Preston North End took a step closer on Thursday evening as the Championship side’s manager Simon Grayson refused to rule out a move for the former Ireland striker. Keane has been heavily linked with the growing Irish contingent at Deepdale, with former Dundalk players Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle recently joining Eoin Doyle, Alan Browne …

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Irish Midfielder Conor Hourihane Set For Aston Villa Medical

FLEETWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Conor Hourihane of Barnsley celebrates victory after a penalty shoot out with team mates during the Johnstone's Paint Trophy northern section semi final second leg match between Fleetwood Town and Barnsley at Highbury Stadium on February 4, 2016 in Fleetwood, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Barnsley captain and Ireland international looks set to join Aston Villa and is reported to be due for a medical. The Birmingham Mail claim that the 25-year-old is set to undergo a medical before joining up with Steve Bruce’s side for a reported £1m. The Cork man is one of the highest rated players in the Championship and has been chased …

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Jeff Hendrick Trying To Talk Ireland Teammate Robbie Brady Into Burnley Move

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/10/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Georgia Ireland's Jeff Hendrick with Robbie Brady during the warm up

While the speculation surrounding Robbie Brady’s next move continues to grow, fellow Ireland international Jeff Hendrick has been looking to force the situation. Burnley are one the ever-expanding group of clubs chasing the winger’s signature, and Hendrick has been hard at work selling Burnley as a potential destination to his compatriot. Speaking to the Irish Independent, Stephen Ward has explained …

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Robbie Keane Confirms He Is Nearing A Decision On His Next Club

Three International Friendly, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 31/8/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Oman Ireland's Robbie Keane celebrates scoring

Former Ireland captain Robbie Keane is likely to reach a decision regarding his next destination within the next few weeks, according to the man himself. The 36-year-old has been linked with a plethora of clubs since leaving LA Galaxy of the MLS at the end of last season, with recent reports linking him with the growing Irish contingent at Championship …

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Dundalk Sign Former Chelsea Midfielder Conor Clifford

Republic of Ireland Squad Training 10/10/2012 Conor Clifford and Aiden McGeady Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Dundalk have announced the signing of former Chelsea player Conor Clifford. The 25-year-old has joined the League of Ireland champions following a spell at non-league Boreham Wood. Clifford captained the Blues to FA Youth Cup success in 2010 and has drawn comparisons to Frank Lampard in the past. The Dublin native previously played for Leicester City and Southend while he …

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Robbie Keane Linked With Move To Irish Packed Preston

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 23: Robbie Keane #7 of Los Angeles Galaxy attempts a shot in front of Brad Evans #3 of Seattle Sounders FC during the Western Conference Final at StubHub Center on November 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Former Republic of Ireland captain Robbie Keane has been linked with a shock move to Preston North End. Keane has been a free agent since leaving LA Galaxy at the end of the MLS season. The Birmingham Mail have suggested that Simon Grayson’s side could move for the 36-year-old who has indicated a desire to prolong his playing career. The Dubliner called …

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