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Ireland Dominated By Wales In UEFA Nations League Opener

Martin O’Neill’s men got off to the worst possible start today, coming out on the receiving end of a battering by Ryan Giggs’ Wales. The signs were there from the earliest moments in Cardiff this evening. Tom Lawrence managed to fire home from close range to give Giggs’ side their first. From there, things seemed to go from bad to …

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Watch: Bale Breaks Irish Hearts With World-Class Finish

Welsh star-man Gareth Bale managed to produce a sublime finish to put his side 2-0 up against an admittedly poor Irish outfit. Things managed to go from bad to worse for Martin O’Neill’s men as Real Madrid’s Bale scored his first and Wales’ second to usher in the Ryan Giggs era. Overall, the Welsh seemed to be control – putting …

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Martin O’Neill Names His Starting XI To Face Wales

Ireland have confirmed the XI men who will take on Wales in today’s UEFA Nations League opening matchup. After their failure to qualify for the World Cup finals, Martin O’Neill’s side will no doubt be hoping to turn over a new page as they take part in the UEFA Nations League. Their first outing in the inaugural tournament will see …

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Watch: Seamus Coleman: “I Never Doubted I’d Be Back”

Seamus Coleman has revealed that he feels as good as he did before the horror injury he received against Wales in March 2017, ahead of the meeting of the two sides tonight in the UEFA Nations League. Speaking in the latest video of #TheCallUp series, Coleman says, “I want to enjoy every moment I get to put on that green …

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Ireland To Get Another Shot At All Blacks Post World Cup

The IRFU have confirmed the opponents for the Autumn Internationals in 2020 and 2021 as they announce a new broadcasting deal with Channel 4, with Ireland set to take on the All Blacks. Because of the World Cup in Japan next year, there will be no November series but the much-enjoyed competition will return in 2020 with Ireland set to take …

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Ireland, England & Wales Announce World Cup Warm-Up Fixtures

Ireland, England and Wales have announced their summer fixtures in preparation for the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Ireland will host Italy on Saturday 10th August at the Aviva Stadium before playing England at Twickenham (Saturday 24th August) and Wales at the Principality Stadium (Saturday 31st August). Ireland will play their final fixture at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday 7th …

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Worry For Ireland As McClean Reveals Injury On Social Media

Key midfielder James McClean could miss Ireland’s Nations Cup clash with Wales and their international friendly with Poland after confirming that he needs surgery in a social media post on Tuesday. Ireland are already without a host of players for the doubleheader with the likes of Robbie Brady, Shane Long and Sean Maguire all missing for selection through injury. The …

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“I’ve Total Confidence In Roy” – O’Neill Backs Keane Following Arter Row

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has said he has “total confidence” in number two Roy Keane after the former United captain’s argument with Harry Arter led to the midfielder’s departure from the squad. O’Neill explained on Monday that the clash between the pair may have been one of the main reasons for Arter’s decision to take a break from international football …

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Report: Ireland May Join Bid To Host 2030 World Cup

Ireland are reportedly considering joining a bid to host the 2030 World Cup along with the rest of the British Isles according to The Times. There would be five countries involved and the Times are reporting that the FA are considering including Ireland in the discussion, something that the FAI would be open to. No approach has yet been made to …

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