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The Top Ten Hipster Republic Of Ireland Football Shirts

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland take on Serbia tonight in the first match of their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign. The fact that it is an away match means that we are likely to see another airing of the “Brady Special” – the white shirt immortalised as the one in which Robbie Brady scored against Italy at Euro 2016. Brady’s …

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Allardyce Announces England Team Ahead Of Slovakia Test

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - AUGUST 30: Sam Allardyce, manager of England looks on during an England training session at St George's Park on August 30, 2016 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

New England manager Sam Allardyce has announced his first team selection ahead of the opening game of their World Cup qualifying campaign with Slovakia in Trnava on Sunday. Allardyce has kept faith with eight of the team that were unceremoniously dumped out of Euro 2016 by Iceland. Joe Hart retains his position as England No. 1 despite his high-profile error in …

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Roy Keane Warns Ireland To Forget About Euro 2016 Campaign

LILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 22: Roy Keane, assistant manager of Republic of Ireland looks on prior to the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Italy and Republic of Ireland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy on June 22, 2016 in Lille, France. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

After an impressive European Championship finals in France this summer, Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland side begin another qualification campaign on Monday night. The road to the World Cup in Russia begins in Belgrade next week, as Ireland take on a Serbia side still reeling from their disastrous attempt to join the Euro 2016 party. Irish assistant manager Roy Keane …

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England: Sam Allardyce Names Michail Antonio In His First Squad As Manager

BURTON-UPON-TRENT, ENGLAND - JULY 25: Newly appointed England manager Sam Allardyce poses after a press conference at St. George's Park on July 25, 2016 in Burton-upon-Trent, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce has named his England squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifier against Slovakia. The former Sunderland boss replaced Roy Hodgson as England manager after a disastrous European Championship campaign, and will be hoping that his own reign as Three Lions manager will be a lost more successful. With James Milner announcing his international retirement recently, one change was …

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Six Potential Candidates For Sam Allardyce’s England Captaincy

LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 02: John Terry of England shouts instructions during the international friendly match between England and Belgium at Wembley Stadium on June 2, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Sam Allardyce has confirmed that he will name his England captain on Wednesday. The new manager made the delcaration as he prepares to name his first international squad ahead of next month’s World Cup qualifier in Slovakia. While there is a strong possibility that incumbent Wayne Rooney will be kept on in the role, Allardyce’s surprisingly non-committal stance on the …

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Scotland Announce 27-Man Squad For World Cup Qualifier Against Malta

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - SEPTEMBER 06: Scotland manager Gordon Strachan looks on during a press conference, ahead of their UEFA Euro 2016 qualifier against Germany, at Hampden Park on September 06, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Having been the odd one one out in terms of home nations at the European Championships, Scotland begin the road to redemption next month. Gordon Strachan’s side begin their qualification campaign for the next World Cup in 2018 with a relatively handy tie against bottom seeds Malta on September 4th. The Scottish FA have officially announced this morning the 27-man …

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