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France Bans ‘Big Screen’ Zones For World Cup Over Terror Attack Fears

The threat of terrorist attacks in France has put paid to fans’ hopes of watching the World Cup on big screens in public spaces, France’s ministry for the interior announced Tuesday. “I remind all publicly-elected officials of the fact that ‘big screen’ zones are completely forbidden in public spaces,” said a statement from the ministry. France has been subject to …

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Ireland To Face Turkey In An International Friendly In 2018

CARDIFF, WALES - OCTOBER 09: James McClean of Republic of Ireland during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Wales and Republic of Ireland at Cardiff City Stadium on October 9, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Ireland have announced details for a second international friendly next year. The FAI confirmed on Thursday morning that the Boys in Green will be facing off against Turkey on Friday, March 23rd. BREAKING: Ireland ?? will travel to Antalya to face Turkey ?? in March. #COYBIG pic.twitter.com/VwSaXeEg8P — FAIreland ⚽️?? (@FAIreland) December 21, 2017 Despite the fact that Ireland failed …

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Watch: Spurs Teammates Eric Dier & Jan Vertonghen Watch Together As England Draw Belgium In World Cup

Tottenham Hotspur teammates Jan Vertonghen and Eric Dier watched the World Cup group stage draw in each other’s company on Friday afternoon.  Of course, then, their respective countries were drawn in the same group. England will meet Belgium at the group stage in next summer’s tournament in Russia. Other English internationals in the Spurs squad include Harry Kane, Dele Alli, …

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Watch: Scenes Of Unrivalled Joy As Peru Qualify For World Cup

While there was disappointment for Martin O’Neill and the Republic of Ireland earlier this week after their 5-1 defeat to Denmark, the polar opposite emotions were seen in South America in the early hours of Thursday morning.  Peru secured the final spot at World Cup 2018 with a 2-0 victory over New Zealand in the play-offs after the first leg …

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Eamon Dunphy Slams Martin O’Neill, Labels Him No Longer A Good Manager

Martin O’Neill is getting a lot of heat from the direction of Eamon Dunphy in the aftermath of Tuesday night’s humiliation at the Aviva Stadium.  Ireland suffered a 5-1 annihilation at the hands of Denmark with thanks to a Christian Eriksen masterclass. The Spurs maestro bagged a stunning hat-trick amongst an unfortunate Cyrus Christie own goal and a late Nicklas …

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