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Ireland Vs Germany: Player Ratings

John O’Shea’s 93rd minute goal salvaged a 1-1 draw for Ireland in what will surely feel like a win for Martin O’Neill’s men. It was a night that will go down in the annals of Irish soccer; Garbhan Madigan rates the performances of the boys in green in Gelsenkirchen. _____ David Forde Forde could do nothing about the goal as the …

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The Starting XI Martin O’Neill Should Pick vs Germany

Brian Barry chooses the team he believes should line out for the Republic of Ireland against Germany on Tuesday. Ireland travel to Gelsenkirchen on Tuesday on the back of a 7-0 drubbing of minnows Gibraltar. The Irish have a 100% win record so far during this campaign and face a German side that will be chomping at the bit following …

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Robbie Keane – Time to Say Goodbye

At 34, Robbie Keane has kicked off what is likely to be his final campaign in an Irish jersey. 135 caps and 62 goals; his record speaks for itself. But the Tallaght native is no longer the force he used to be, and judging by the Georgia game, his name does not inspire fear amongst the defences of Europe. Moving …

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5 Questions Facing Martin O’Neill Ahead of Tbilisi Tie

Brian Barry poses 5 questions facing Martin O’Neill ahead of Ireland’s opener in Group D.   Who will play in goals? O’Neill spent his summer pondering over who to play between the sticks. It was David Forde who was ahead of Keiren Westwood by a nose. The Galway native has never let O’Neill down since the Derryman took over last November. …

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Republic Of Ireland’s Expected Starting XI Against Georgia

With the Republic of Ireland having started a second string side against Oman, we look at the possible starting eleven that Martin O’ Neill will deploy for the important European Championship Qualifier away to Georgia on Sunday. GK: David Forde Shay Given’s pedigree is undisputed but, as he just back in the International set-up following retirement, it would be unfair to …

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Top Five Irish Performers From Last Weekend’s Action

As the transfer window draws to a close, the new season has kicked off. Brian Barry looks at the top five performances by the Irish, cross-channel on the opening weekend. 5. Aiden McGeady (Everton) This is the season that McGeady’s Premier Leaguecareer looks set to take off, and it had the best possible start. It only took 19 minutes for the the …

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Premier League: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not?

In the first of a new Premier League series, Cian O’Callaghan dissects the performances of the heroes and zeros from each Premier League gameweek. This week he discusses the results and performances of the opening weekend in the 2014/15 campaign. Hot The New SAS? With the driving force behind their unlikely title bid departing in the summer and no top-class …

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Everton Spotlight – Big Season Ahead for Irish Toffees

The future looks bright for Everton and the club’s Irish contingent. Jason Coulter discusses the aptly named ‘Irish Toffees’ and what we can expect this season. Irish fans will be keeping a close eye on Everton this season. The Merseyside team has become home for a number of Ireland’s most important players recently, with Seamus Coleman named Player of the Year …

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Everton & Roberto Martinez Need More Firepower

After a successful first season in charge, Roberto Martinez is nearing his second season at Goodison Park. Everton fans will be hopeful of more of the same and not the infamous ‘Second Season Syndrome’. Jason Coulter discusses what the Toffees require ahead of the new season. Roberto Martinez is in a rare position for a modern manager. His positivity, both …

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Is This Ireland’s Euro 2016 Starting XI?

Plans are now underway for Euro 2016, and Ireland will be hoping for two things; qualification and progression. Here to discuss Ireland’s Euro 2016 side is Brian Barry. Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane can learn a lot when looking at the minnows who excelled at the World Cup. The likes of Iran, Greece, Costa Rica and USA all exceeded expectations …

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