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What Would A British And Irish Lions Football Squad Look Like?

LENS, FRANCE - JUNE 16: Adam Lallana of England and Aaron Ramsey of Wales compete for the ball during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group B match between England and Wales at Stade Bollaert-Delelis on June 16, 2016 in Lens, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

With the Lions squad recently announced, we take a look at a potential British and Irish football Lions squad.  It is impossible to please every fan with these kinds of selections and is always open to opinion and discussion. The following squad consists of 25 players and tries to involve players from each of the five countries. International form is …

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Martin O’Neill In Disbelief With Gareth Bale’s Comments Regarding That O’Shea Tackle

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Wales Wales' Gareth Bale fouls John O'Shea of Ireland

Martin O’Neill is not pleased with Gareth Bale after the Welshman made some baffling comments regarding his dreadful studs up challenge on John O’Shea. The Republic of Ireland manager was adamant that Bale’s reckless foul and Neil Taylor’s horror challenge, which left Seamus Coleman with a broken tibia and fibula in his right leg, were both “very, very poor.” The …

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Eamon Dunphy Backtracks Massively In His Criticism Of Neil Taylor’s Foul On Seamus Coleman

Dunphy Neil Taylor

Eamon Dunphy’s level of anger towards Neil Taylor seems to have undergone something of an adjustment over the weekend. The outspoken RTE Sport pundit was apoplectic after the reckless tackle by the Aston Villa captain on Seamus Coleman, which broke the Ireland captain’s leg in two places. At the time, Dunphy called the challenge “filthy” and insisted that while what had …

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Five Talking Points From Ireland’s 0-0 Draw With Wales

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Wales Ireland's Seamus Coleman leaves on a stretcher Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

On a night of many emotions for the Republic of Ireland, Nick Menezes takes us through all the major talking points from the Boys in Green’s stalemate with Wales. ________ 5. Ireland Contain Gareth Bale Martin O’Neill set up a side capable of getting stuck into the Welsh with the midfield trio of  Glenn Whelan, Jeff Hendrick and David Meyler …

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