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How An Injury Plagued Ireland Side Should Line Up Against Austria

Republic of Ireland Squad Training, FAI National Training Centre, Abbotstown, Dublin 9/11/2016 Harry Arter

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland take on Austria on Saturday evening with a number of injury concerns already hitting the squad. Shane Long’s absence from the preliminary 35-man panel showed the absolute dearth of quality Ireland now have in the striker role, while the subsequent withdrawals of Stephen Ward, James McCarthy, Cyrus Christie and Stephen Quinn from the final squad …

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Opinion: Wes Hoolahan Has Proven His Worth To Ireland Yet Again – Now He Has To Stay In The Team

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Stadionul Zimbru, Chisinau, Moldova 9/10/2016 Moldova vs Republic of Ireland Ireland's of Moldova

The Republic of Ireland produced a performance against Moldova that was, at least, better than their display against Georgia on Thursday. Six points from the two games is, on paper at least, a satisfactory outcome from this weekend’s rounds of fixtures – they now sit in second in the group level on points with leaders Serbia. Tougher tests will come …

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Ireland 1-0 Georgia: Player Ratings From An Unconvincing Win

DUBLIN, IRELAND - OCTOBER 06: Seamus Coleman of Republic of Ireland celebrates scoring his sides first goal with team mates during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Group D Qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Georgia at Aviva Stadium on October 6, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland were in action against Georgia at the Aviva, looking to get their first win of this World Cup qualification campaign. Ireland’s display in the first half was little short of horrid, they rarely looked like threatening the Georgian goal while at the other end were lucky when the away side struck the crossbar and post …

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Rep. Of Ireland V Georgia: Confirmed Lineups, McCarthy Starts

BELGRADE, SERBIA - SEPTEMBER 05: National football team of Ireland pose to the photographers prior the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Serbia and Ireland at stadium Rajko Mitic on September 5, 2016 in Belgrade. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Republic of Ireland have named their starting eleven for tonight’s World Cup qualifier against Georgia. A number of players departed the squad at the beginning of the week through injury, but few (if any) of those would have been in line to start anyway. O’Neill had kept everyone guessing right up to the last minute, but he does make some …

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Serbia 2-2 Ireland: Player Ratings From A Frustrating Night In Belgrade

Ireland's national football team players pose prior to the World Cup 2018 qualifier football match Serbia vs Ireland in Belgrade on September 5, 2016. / AFP / Pedja MILOSAVLJEVIC (Photo credit should read PEDJA MILOSAVLJEVIC/AFP/Getty Images)

Republic of Ireland took on Serbia tonight as their qualification campaign for the 2018 World Cup got underway. Martin O’Neill’s side got the best possible start after just  four minutes, as Jeff Hendrick’s volley deflected off Serbia defender Branislav Ivanovic and past goalkeeper Pedrag Rajkovic. Serbia grew in attacking threat from there on out, and but for some poor finishing could …

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O’Neill Has A Plan To Neutralise Zlatan But Ireland Won’t Man-Mark Him

Republic Of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill is adamant that Ireland will not man-mark Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic when Ireland take on Sweden in their Group E opener at Euro 2016 next week. Ireland face Erik Hamrén’s Swedish squad at the Stade De France on Monday, June 13, and O’Neill has confirmed that has no intentions of asking his players to man-marking the former PSG …

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Ireland Given Massive Injury Boost Ahead Of Opening Euro 2016 Match

DUBLIN, IRELAND - NOVEMBER 16: Martin O'Neill the manager of the Republic of Ireland celebrates with James McCarthy of the Republic of Ireland following their team's 2-0 victory and qualification during the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier play off, second leg match between Republic of Ireland and Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Aviva Stadium on November 16, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland side have been given some positive injury news ahead of their opening European Championship game against Sweden on June 13th. Everton midfielder James McCarthy has said that he expects to be fit and ready for the entirety of Ireland’s European Championship campaign. Speaking from the side’s training base in Cork, the 25 year old admitted he …

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