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Jeff Hendrick Lavishes Praise On Roy Keane Influence

Oisin McQueirns reporting live from FAI HQ. Ireland and Burnley midfielder Jeff Hendrick has outlined how assistant manager Roy Keane has helped him improve his game recently, citing the ex-Manchester United captain as a positive influence on his game in recent times. Hendrick was speaking alongside Martin O’Neill at FAI HQ ahead of Ireland’s crucial UEFA Nations League tie against …

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O’Neill Full Of Praise For Doherty: “His Face Has Always Fit Here”

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill was full of praise for Wolves full-back Matt Doherty who picked up the PFA Player of the Month award for September following his tremendous performances in the Premier League. Speaking ahead of Ireland’s crucial UEFA Nations League games against Wales and Denmark over the week, O’Neill spoke highly of the Wolves man saying he is “playing …

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Martin O’Neill Names Revised 26-Man Ireland Squad

O'Neill and Ireland squad

Martin O’Neill has named a revised 26-man Ireland squad for the upcoming Euro Nations League clashes with Denmark and Wales.  O’Neill, originally named a 32-man squad and that has now been trimmed to 26 as Richie Towell, Alan Judge, Daryl Horgan, Graham Burke, Greg Cunningham and Ronan Curtis have all been left out. Stephen Ward has been left out entirely …

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On This Day In 2015: Shane Long’s Stunner Against Germany Revisited

“Randolph sends it long…and Shane Long is in behind the German defence… Shane Long against Neuer…. 1-0!.. What a moment!” _____ The Context Ireland took to the Aviva Stadium on October 8th 2015, as the heavy underdogs against the reigning world champions Germany. After scraping by Georgia in their previous Group D game, Ireland still had a niggling Scottish team breathing …

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