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Chris Coleman Doesn’t Think Gareth Bale Loss Will Affect Wales

Wales' forward Gareth Bale is congratulated byWales' coach Chris Coleman following the team's 3-0 win in the Euro 2016 group B football match between Russia and Wales at the Stadium Municipal in Toulouse on June 20, 2016. / AFP / Pascal PAVANI (Photo credit should read PASCAL PAVANI/AFP/Getty Images)

Ireland head to Cardiff on Monday for a crunch showdown with Wales, knowing that anything less than three points likely won’t be enough to see them into the play-offs. Yesterday, the Boys in Green received a significant boost with the news that Gareth Bale will miss the week’s international clashes. The Euro 2016 semi-finalists head to Tbilisi to face Georgia …

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Gareth Bale Ruled Out Of Crucial World Cup Showdown With Ireland

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 24: Seamus Coleman of the Republic of Ireland tackles Gareth Bale of Wales during 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)

Wales have suffered a huge blow in their quest to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, as it has been confirmed that Gareth Bale will miss their last two qualifiers against Georgia and Ireland. The Real Madrid star will miss the tie with a hamstring injury. With Serbia leading Group D and likely to finish on top, baring a collapse, …

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Ireland Leapfrog South Africa In Latest Rugby World Rankings

They may not have played an international since the summer, but Ireland have risen above South Africa in the latest IRB Rugby World Rankings. Joe Schmidt’s side are now in the top three, after climpbing one spot to third. South Africa have drawn their last two Rugby Championship matches, both against Australia, meaning they have lost points on the standings. …

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Watch: Stephen Ward Sets Up Jeff Hendrick For Cracking Team Goal

Jeff Hendrick

A great team goal finished off by Jeff Hendrick… The two Irishmen helped put Burnley 1-0 up against Everton in the Premier League just before the international break. Despite their disappointing pair of qualifiers in September, there’s been some encouraging form shown in English football from members of the Ireland squad. The likes of Sean Maguire, Conor Hourihan and Aiden …

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Gareth Bale Emerges As Doubt For Ireland Showdown In Cardiff

Gareth Bale Ireland Wales

Ireland face into the final two games of Group D in World Cup qualification knowing that anything less than six points will see them saying goodbye to any dreams of qualifying for Russia next summer. The Boys in Green enjoyed a remarkable start to the campaign, but picking up just one point from the games against Georgia and Serbia last …

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Kevin Doyle Announces Retirement From Football Following Two Concussions This Season

Three International Friendly, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 28/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Iceland Ireland's Kevin Doyle

Republic of Ireland striker Kevin Doyle has announced his retirement from football. The Wexford native received two concussions this season, and retired on medical advice. He made the announcement on Twitter this evening. Statement on my retirment pic.twitter.com/3dTXdk4EXU — Kevin Doyle (@KevinDoyle1983) September 28, 2017 The Colorado Rapids striker was named in Martin O’Neill’s squad to face Moldova and Wales …

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