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Watch: Aiden McGeady On Why He Chose Ireland Over Scotland

14 November 2014; Aidan McGeady, Republic of Ireland, in action against Andrew Robertson, Scotland, watched on by Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill and Scotland manager Gordon Strachan. UEFA EURO 2016 Championship Qualifer, Group D, Scotland v Republic of Ireland, Celtic Park, Glasgow, Scotland. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE (Photo by Sportsfile/Corbis via Getty Images)

Aiden McGeady’s career is undergoing something of a renaissance having not made the impact which was perhaps expected of him following his arrival at Everton from Spartak Moscow in 2014.  A loan move to Sheffield Wednesday signalled that he was only going to regress further until finally retiring. But a successful loan spell at Preston North End has turned things …

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Sunderland Boss Grayson Gushes Over New Signing McGeady

SUNDERLAND, ENGLAND - JULY 13: Aiden McGeady poses for the first time at the Academy of Light on July 13, 2017 in Sunderland, England. (Photo by Scott Heppell/Sunderland AFC via Getty Images)

Once Aiden McGeady finally hangs up his boots after a career which has so far seen him play for six different clubs, he will undoubtedly be spoken of as a player who could have achieved so much more.  And while that train of thought may be the case a couple of years down the line, he is at the moment …

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Martin O’Neill Adds Nine Players To The Ireland Squad To Face Uruguay

International Friendly, MetLife Stadium, New Jersey, USA 1/6/2017 Mexico vs Republic of Ireland Ireland Manager Martin O'Neill

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has significantly strengthened the Ireland squad from Thursday night’s 3-1 defeat to Mexico in New Jersey. As expected, the 19-man collective that travelled to the US has been added to, with nine additions and one withdrawal taking the panel for Sunday’s match in Dublin to 28. The player in question to drop out is Birmingham’s Stephen …

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Aiden McGeady Set For Preston Stay After Everton Set Reasonable Asking Price

CARDIFF, WALES - JANUARY 31: Preston North End's Aidan McGeady under pressure from Cardiff City's Lee Peltier during the Sky Bet Championship match between Cardiff City and Preston North End at Cardiff City Stadium on January 31, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Kevin Barnes - CameraSport via Getty Images)

Aiden McGeady could be set for a permanent move to Preston, as the Liverpool Echo are reporting that Everton have requested just £2million pounds for the winger. A return to his parent club looks highly unlikely despite an exceptional season in the Championship for the Irish international. McGeady scored eight goals and created 8 assists for Preston, in what was a renaissance …

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FAI Chasing Celtic’s Irish-Eligible Wonder Kid

Celtic DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 28: Martin O'Neill, coach of Republic of Ireland gives instructions during the International Friendly match between Republic of Ireland and Iceland at Aviva Stadium on March 28, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The Irish Sun have claimed that the FAI have approached Irish eligible Scottish winger Michael Johnston. The highly rated player qualifies under his grandparents and has already been involved in the Scotish underage set up. Fresh from securing a new deal with the Hoops, the 18-year-old will hope to kick on and win some international honours in the near future. The …

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Watch: Aiden McGeady Scores Yet Another Screamer For Preston

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 14: A defeated Aiden McGeady of the Republic of Ireland applauds the crowd after the EURO 2016 Group D Qualifier match between Scotland and Republic of Ireland at Celtic Park on November 14, 2014 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Aiden McGeady continued his fine domestic form for Preston by scoring another cracking goal in the Championship. McGeady netted his eight Championship goal of the season as North End went down 3-2 to Huddersfield Town. McGeady has enjoyed a renaissance under Simon Grayson since joining on loan from Everton last summer. McGeady’s form has been particularly impressive since Christmas where …

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How Ireland Should Line Out Against Iceland On Tuesday

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 24: Martin O'Neill manager of the Republic of Ireland (R) looks on alongisde Roy Keane assistant manager of the Republic of Ireland (L) and Steve Walford coach of the Republic of Ireland (C) prior to the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Wales at Aviva Stadium on March 24, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

After drawing with Wales on Friday night to leave them in second place on goal difference in World Cup qualification Group D, Ireland’s attentions now turn to Euro 2016’s surprise package, Iceland. Here we select the team Martin O’Neill should put out for the friendly on Tuesday night. _________ Goalkeeper: Kieran Westwood Ireland are lucky to have such a capable understudy …

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