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Ronald Koeman Takes To Twitter To Shoot Back At Martin O’Neill

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Ronald Koeman, Manager of Everton looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at White Hart Lane on March 5, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

The war of words between Martin O’Neill and Ronald Koeman has been raging this week. After the Dutchman blasted the Irish set-up as well as James McCarthy for the midfielder’s injury before the Wales tie, Martin O’Neill hit back with a strongly-worded response. “Once again the Everton manager, master tactician of the blame game, has struck out with his comments today, …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Wednesday Night Review #8

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 25: Mark Paston of Wellington dives to make a save during the round 21 A-League match between Sydney FC and Wellington Phoenix at Sydney Football Stadium on February 25, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Wednesday night’s games included Wolves (Kevin Connolly) against Hibernian (Graham Mcintyre) and Hamilton (Jack Beasley) versus The New Saints (Chappers FIFA) The first game was Wolves against Hibs. This game ended in a 1-1 draw as both players looked to gain a vital win in a very tight league table. Both players had their fair share of possession and both were …

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Ronald Koeman Takes Aim At James McCarthy In Latest Anti-Ireland Rant

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 05: Ronald Koeman, Manager of Everton looks on during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at White Hart Lane on March 5, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Everton manager Ronald Koeman has not been shy during his time at Goodison Park in blasting Martin O’Neill on numerous occasions for the well-being, or lack thereof, of the Toffees’ contingent on the Ireland team. The Dutchman will be even more frustrated after the Boys in Green drew 0-0 with Wales in Dublin. Seamus Coleman suffered a broken leg, while …

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Examining Ireland’s Potential Golden Generation At Under-19 Level

MILTON KEYNES, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: Caoimhin Kelleher of Liverpool U21 in action during the Pre-Season Friendly match between MK Dons and Liverpool U21 at Stadium mk on August 1, 2016 in Milton Keynes, England. (Photo by Pete Norton/Getty Images)

On Tuesday, the Ireland under-19 team narrowly missed out on qualification for the European Championships on goal difference. However, their elite campaign heralded impressive victories against Italy and Belgium, two sides with a traditionally strong record of producing players at youth level. Despite the 3-0 loss to Sweden, this Irish side exuded signs that a golden generation is coming through. …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Monday Night Review #8

NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 04: Close up of boots and ball during the round nine A-League match between the Newcastle Jets and Sydney FC at McDonald Jones Stadium on December 4, 2016 in Newcastle, Au (Photo by Ashley Feder/Getty Images)

Monday night’s Celtic E-Sports League games included the following: Shamrock Rovers (Jake Roberts) versus Linfield (Jordan Geary) and Crusaders (Nathan Moore) against Dundalk (Graham Leydon).  Shamrock Rovers were looking to continue their rich vein of form in the league and they did so in impressive fashion. A well placed finish in the 26th minute seemed to knock any momentum out of Linfield. …

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Republic of Ireland Under-19s Keep Heads Held High Despite Euros Exit

UEFA European Under 17 Championship Group D 13/5/2015 Republic of Ireland vs England Republic of Ireland manager Tom Mohan

Despite an admirable performance on Tuesday, the Republic of Ireland’s youngsters missed out on qualifying for this year’s under 19 European championship after two impressive wins. Managed by former Finn Harps midfielder Tom Mohan, Ireland gave themselves every chance of qualification after a 1-0 victory over hosts Belgium. However, a 69th-minute goal from Swedish substitute Viktor Gyökeres (in Sweden’s 1-0 …

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Transfer Nightmare Could Prevent Wexford’s Ben Brosnan From Playing Inter-County Football

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Round 1B, Innovate Wexford Park, Wexford 27/6/2015 Wexford vs Down Ben Brosnan of Wexford with Luke Howard of Down

Davy Fitzgerald and the Wexford hurling team are getting a lot of attention across the GAA world. Ultimately, his departure from Clare and appointment as Wexford manager has seen him bring two counties from Division 1B to 1A in successive years. However, this has somewhat overshadowed the work of the Wexford footballers this Spring. They have been in impressive form, …

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FIFA Officially Open Case Against Neil Taylor For Breaking Seamus Coleman’s Leg

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Wales Wales' Neil Taylor gets a red card for his tackle on Seamus Coleman

The prospect of Wales defender Neil Taylor serving a multiple-game suspension has just increased substantially. FIFA have confirmed that they have opened proceedings against the Aston Villa left-back for the reckless challenge that left Ireland captain Seamus Coleman with a broken leg, putting an end to his season and possibly even ruling him out of action until 2018. FIFA opens …

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Ronald Koeman Has Another Massive Dig At Ireland And Martin O’Neill Over James McCarthy Injury

Koeman O'Neill Ireland

The frosty relationship between Everton manager Ronald Koeman and Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill shows no sign of thawing. The feud between the two started initially because of James McCarthy, and indeed the midfielder is once again at the centre of this latest war of words. McCarthy, still recovering from a hamstring injury, was initially selected to start in …

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