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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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Four Reasons Why Daryl Horgan Should Start For Ireland In Austria

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Final, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/11/2016 Cork City vs Dundalk Dundalk’s Daryl Horgan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Republic of Ireland head out to Vienna this coming Saturday for a crunch 2018 World Cup qualifying game. Three points could put some invaluable daylight between themselves and the hosts in the fiercely competitive Group D. With two home games up next in 2017, Martin O’Neill’s men could find themselves in an ideal position to push on and not only …

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Roy Keane Has A Massive Dig At Ronald Koeman, Roberto Martínez And Everton’s ‘Weak’ Players

Republic of Ireland Press Conference, FAI National Training Centre, Abbotstown, Dublin 4/10/2016 Assistant Manager Roy Keane

The tug-of-war between Everton and the Republic of Ireland over James McCarthy shows little sign of simmering down. Despite the fact that McCarthy has not played for his club since the middle of October, Martin O’Neill named him in the initial 35-man Irish squad to face Austria on Saturday – a decision which Everton boss Ronald Koeman was patently not …

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Republic Of Ireland Squad To Face Austria Announced

BELGRADE, SERBIA - SEPTEMBER 05: Head coach Martin O'Neill of Ireland reacts during 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)

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has named a 28-man squad to travel to Vienna to take on Austria on Saturday. James McCarthy, Stephen Ward, Cyrus Christie and Stephen Quinn have all been ruled out through injury. Dundalk duo Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle have been included in the final squad. Austria are currently struggling in Group D, and will be looking to …

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Wes Hoolahan: A Case Of The Grass Always Being Greener?

PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 13: Wes Hoolahan (L) of Republic of Ireland celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Glenn Whelan (R) during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Republic of Ireland and Sweden at Stade de France on June 13, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

With Ireland set to face Austria in a pivotal clash in Vienna on November 12, the public are guaranteed to hear either Eamon Dunphy lament to exclusion of Wes Hoolahan from the starting line-up or quiver with excitement in the wake of his favourite Irish player starting in a crunch game. Hoolahan is by far Ireland’s most creative player and has …

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O’Neill & O’Donoghue’s Relationship Reminiscent Of The Cosell-Ali Dynamic

Three International Friendly, Turner's Cross, Cork 31/5/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Belarus Martin O'Neill announces his squad for Euro 2016 to RTE's Tony O'Donoghue Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Since Martin O’Neill took charge of the Ireland team there have been far more ups than downs. RTÉ’s Tony O’Donoghue has been there to cover them all. The pair’s post-match interviews have ranged from spiky disagreement to mutual jubilation. There is, though, an underlying mutual respect throughout. The RTÉ man isn’t afraid to ask difficult questions and O’Neill doesn’t hold …

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