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Watch: Republic Of Ireland’s Top Five Dramatic Late Goals

LILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 22: Robbie Brady (R) of Republic of Ireland celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Italy and Republic of Ireland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on June 22, 2016 in Lille, France. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

The Republic of Ireland national side has become synonymous with late goals over the years, as a determined attitude from the Boys in Green has paid dividends time and time again. In fact, even on the road to France in the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign, the winner against Georgia and equalisers against Germany and Poland were all scored in injury …

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Chelsea Lining Up January Move For Tottenham Defender [Report]

LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 14: Ben Davies of Tottenham Hotspur during the UEFA Champions League match between Tottenham Hotspur FC and AS Monaco FC at Wembley Stadium on September 14, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Chelsea are plotting a surprise January transfer move for Premier League full back Ben Davies, according to reports. Premier League clubs’ regulations dictate that a club is allowed a maximum of 25 players in their squad. Of those selected in the squad, eight must be homegrown, which means they have must have come through an English academy, and with Chelsea …

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Wales Move Above Spain And Italy In Latest FIFA World Rankings

CARDIFF, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 05: Gareth Bale of Wales celebrates after scoring his sides fourth goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier between Wales and Moldova at the Cardiff City Stadium on September 5, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Wales’ Euro 2016 heroics have seen them break into the FIFA World Ranking top ten for the first time in over a year. Chris Coleman’s side gave a great account of themselves in France earlier this summer, beating former number one rank Belgium along the way to a semi-final finish. In the latest FIFA World Rankings released today, Wales have moved …

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Opinion: History On Ireland’s Side As They Face Into Tough Qualifying Group

While immensely proud of their nation’s performances at Euro 2016, many Irish fans were also overcome with jealousy while observing Wales’ extraordinary accomplishment. After all, this is a nation with a smaller population and a less lucrative football history than ours. How have they done so well? Is it all down to Gareth Bale? We have Jeff Hendrick, and we all know …

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The Top Ten Hipster Republic Of Ireland Football Shirts

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland take on Serbia tonight in the first match of their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign. The fact that it is an away match means that we are likely to see another airing of the “Brady Special” – the white shirt immortalised as the one in which Robbie Brady scored against Italy at Euro 2016. Brady’s …

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Watch: Buffon Intervenes After Italian Fans Begin Booing French National Anthem

Juventus star Gianluigi Buffon talks Champions League and more

International friendlies rarely offer up any memorable moments, however, last night before a ball had even been kicked Italian keeper and captain Gianluigi Buffon showcased just why he is one of the most widely respected players of his generation. This fan video captures the moment Italian fans began booing ‘La Marseillaise’, as well as Buffon’s classy efforts to dissuade the home …

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