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O’Neill: McClean Reached Out To Rice Asking Him To Stay

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has explained that midfielder James McClean reached out to Declan Rice to tell him he wants the West Ham man to stay with Ireland. O’Neill was speaking at his press conference ahead of Ireland’s upcoming internationals against Wales and Poland and despite Harry Arter’s omission being the main talking point Declan Rice was also a topic …

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Irish Exile For Arter Amidst Keane Fall-Out Rumours

Harry Arter has been left out of the Republic of Ireland squad for their upcoming internationals against Wales and Poland following speculation that he had a falling out with assistant manager Roy Keane earlier in the year. Reports surfaced yesterday claiming that the Cardiff City man would not be joining up with the Ireland squad and that his immediate international future …

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On This Day In 2001: McAteer’s Winner Against The Dutch Revisited

“Finnan facing Cocu…. a little cross in there.. and it’s come through here.. MCATEER!” _____ The Context On the first of September 2001, Mick McCarthy’s Irish side stepped onto the Landsdowne Road pitch to face European giants Holland knowing that they needed the most unlikely of victories to keep the spark of their World Cup dream alive. The Boys in …

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Watch: Irish Player Lucky To Escape Injury Following Horror Tackle

On Friday, the Irish women’s football team rounded off their 2019 World Cup qualifying campaign with an excellent 4-0 victory over Northern Ireland. Colin Bell’s side were unable to qualify for next year’s tournament following three group C defeats, but the Girls in Green put in a fantastic display at Tallaght Stadium to comfortably see off their near neighbours. Despite …

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Liverpool’s Caoimhin Kelleher Inks New Long-Term Contract

Liverpool’s young goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher has inked a new deal with the club after being hailed by manager Jurgen Klopp as an ‘outstanding talent’. What a day for the 19-year-old from Cork! Liverpool confirmed today that Irishman has signed a new deal with the club after a preseason run where he was included in Klopp’s first team squad. Caoimhin Kelleher …

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Andy Farrell Rejects England Coaching Role In Favour Of Ireland

Andy Farrell has rejected a move back to the English international set up, choosing instead to remain as Ireland’s defence coach, according to reports.  Paul Gustard stepped down from the role of England’s defence coach earlier this year to take charge at Harlequins and the Daily Mail are reporting that Farrell was their first choice replacement. It is believed that the …

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Ireland Beat Afghanistan By Three Wickets To Level ODI Series

Ireland levelled a three-match ODI series with Afghanistan at 1-1 with victory by three wickets in Belfast on Wednesday. The visitors chose to bat first but posted a modest total of 182 for nine and, propelled by a half century from Andrew Balbirnie, Ireland reached their target of 183 with six overs to spare. The sides will meet again on …

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