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Fears Grow Over Sean Maguire Ahead Of Ireland’s World Cup Play-Off

Dublin , Ireland - 6 October 2017; Sean Maguire of Republic of Ireland acknowledge supporters after the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Group D match between Republic of Ireland and Moldova at Aviva Stadium in Dublin. (Photo By Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

With Ireland preparing for a two-leg World Cup qualifying play-off next month, the one concern is around the strike-force. Ireland did not exactly set the world alight with their goalscoring escapades throughout Group D, scoring just 12 times in ten games, seven in eight games if you discount the Moldova clashes. With doubts lingering over Jonathan Walters due to injury, …

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There’s Bad News For Ireland Concerning Jonathan Walters’ Injury

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 11/6/2017 Ireland vs Austria Ireland's Jonathan Walters scores the equalising goal

Following a truly historic night in Cardiff for Ireland, Martin O’Neill is currently plotting for next month’s play-off which will determine if the Boys in Green can reach their first World Cup in 16 years. Ireland picked up a maximum six points over the weekend, with Daryl Murphy and James McClean contributing in the scoring department against Moldova and Wales …

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Huge Blow For Wales As Sam Warburton To Undergo Neck Surgery

Sam Warburton

Having skippered the British and Irish Lions to a remarkable series draw with New Zealand over the summer, the return to normal life has been far from smooth for Sam Warburton. The Wales flanker has received a huge setback as it has been confirmed that he will have to undergo neck surgery. The Cardiff Blues have today released a statement …

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Waterford’s Brian O’Halloran Has Been Through The Wars As He Finally Looks Ahead To All-Ireland Final

Brian O’Halloran has been somewhat of an unsung hero for Waterford this summer, making a telling impact from the bench on multiple occasions as the Déise now find themselves preparing for an All-Ireland final. Like many in the Waterford camp, O’Halloran has had to wait his turn for an opportunity. But, given the spirit of the unit, like Maurice Shanahan, …

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Lost Talent of English Football’s Most Gifted Forgotten Pair

Two undoubtedly gifted players, both unwanted by their current clubs. Jack Wilshere and Ross Barkley are two players who were once touted as the next big things in English football. Now, both find themselves shunned by their club and country. Wilshere is about as close to a world class midfielder as England have got at the moment (except for Dele …

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