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An Ireland Under-23 Squad Made Up Of League Of Ireland Stars

Cork , Ireland - 16 June 2017; Sean Maguire of Cork City celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match between Cork City and Limerick FC at Turner's Cross in Cork. (Photo By Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

The League of Ireland season has seen a number of youngsters emerge or further establish themselves. Sean Maguire and Kevin O’Connor are the latest in a line of Ireland-based players to make the move to England. Ireland’s current squad is made up of a number of former League of Ireland players with this trend likely to continue with the improved …

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Michael O’Neill Hits Out At FAI’s Recruitment Of Northern Ireland Underage Stars

BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 11: Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Northern Ireland and Azerbaijan at Windsor Park on November 11, 2016 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Michael O’Neill’s has expressed his disappointment with the FAI over their pursuit for young Northern Irish players. His comments come in the wake of Jordan McEneff’s debut for the Republic of Ireland Under-16s. The Arsenal youth and his brother, Aaron of Derry City, both recently switched their international allegiances from Northern Ireland to the Republic of Ireland. “We know we will …

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An XI Of League of Ireland Players That Could Break Into The Ireland Squad

SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Turners Cross, Cork 3/6/2016 Cork City vs Dundalk Sean Maguire of Cork with Brian Gartland of Dundalk Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Having looked at a number of ‘Granny Rule’ players that could make up an Irish XI, we now look at some League of Ireland options that could push themselves into Martin O’Neill’s plans. O’Neill has always had the openness to explore the eligibility rule that has served Ireland well over the years. However, many League of Ireland fans have vented their anger that …

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