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Neil Taylor’s Lengthy Potential Ban Has Been Revealed

Taylor 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Wales Ireland's Seamus Coleman is tackled by Neil Taylor of Wales

Neil Taylor’s horror challenge on Seamus Coleman during Friday night’s qualifier has left the Everton man facing a minimum of six months on the sidelines. The straight red card brandished by referee Nicola Rizzoli means an automatic one-game ban for Taylor but it could yet get worse for the Aston Villa man. As Colin Young reports in the Independent, the …

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Taoiseach Enda Kenny The Latest Person To Condemn Neil Taylor’s Leg-Breaking Challenge On Séamus Coleman

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 16: (AFP OUT) The Taoiseach of Ireland Enda Kenny speaks during the Friends of Ireland Luncheon at the U.S Capitol on March 16, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images) COLEMAN

Séamus Coleman’s horrific double-leg break on Friday night unfortunately overshadowed what was one of the most eagerly anticipated Irish games since the Aviva Stadium opened. Neil Taylor’s nasty collision with the Killybegs man earned him a deserved red card after 70 minutes and has been universally slated since for such a dangerous challenge. Taoiseach Enda Kenny is the latest to criticise …

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Watch: Lukas Podolski Scores A Screamer On His Final Game For Germany

England Germany Podolski

Germany’s friendly with England appeared at times to resemble a Lukas Podolski testimonial, and the man himself has ensured that he will be tomorrow’s main talking point. The 31-year-old is retiring from international football after this, his 130th cap, and has capped off his Germany career with his 49th goal. And in a career where the former Bayern Munich and …

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Roy Keane Says Injuries Will Be No Excuse In Crucial Wales Qualifier

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

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane was in typically determined form at his press conference in Dublin on Tuesday ahead of the crunch World Cup qualifier against Wales.  The Irish squad has been severely depleted due to injuries across the board, the latest of those being play-maker Wes Hoolohan . However, Keane remains focused on the job at hand, …

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