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Glenn Whelan Signs For Scottish Side Hearts On A One-Year Deal

Glenn Whelan

Glenn Whelan has signed a one-year deal with Scottish Premiership side Hearts. Whelan was a free agent after leaving Aston Villa at the end of last season – when he helped the Birmingham club win promotion to the Premier League. The Dubliner had been training with Hearts for the past few days. His signing was confirmed on Wednesday afternoon. 🚨 …

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“I Look Forward To Seeing Him Back In The Irish Squad”

Mick McCarthy has outlined that he is looking forward to seeing James McCarthy back in the Irish squad after watching the midfielder’s Crystal Palace debut with the U23s. The Irish manager saw McCarthy play 90 minutes in the heart of the Palace midfield as they drew with Birmingham City in what was his first appearance for the club since his …

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Predicting Mick McCarthy’s Ireland Squad For September’s Games

On Friday, Ireland manager Mick McCarthy will name his provisional Irish squad for the upcoming games against Switzerland and Bulgaria. The Boys in Green haven’t been in action since June where they drew with Denmark in Copenhagen and defeated Gibraltar in Dublin to solidify themselves at the top of their Euro 2020 qualifying group. With the season only just underway …

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Conor Hourihane Reminds Critic Of Old Tweet After Premier League Debut

Conor Hourihane fulfilled a lifelong ambition on Saturday afternoon. After working his way up from the bottom of the English football pyramid, Hourihane finally got his chance in the Premier League. The Corkman started in midfield for Aston Villa in their defeat away to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. However, Hourihane still remembers the Villa fan who said he …

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Why Sheffield United’s Irish Quartet Will Be Key To Premier League Survival

On Saturday, Bournemouth’s Vitality Stadium will play host to Sheffield United’s first Premier League game for nearly 12 years. After over of a decade of hovering between the second and third tiers of English football The Blades finally returned to where so many of their fans believe they belong after achieving promotion from the Championship  in stylish fashion last year. …

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Liverpool Cruise Past Norwich In Premier League Opener

Liverpool recorded a 4-1 win over Norwich City on Friday night in the opening game of the Premier League season. Jurgen Klopp’s side cruised to victory over a spirited, adventurous Norwich team, who had a cruel introduction to life in the top-flight. However, there is also room for improvement for Liverpool, who were lapse at the back and allowed several …

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Liverpool Name Starting XI For Premier League Opener Against Norwich

Liverpool have named their first starting XI for the opening game of the Premier League season as they face newly promoted Norwich City at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s side suffered just one defeat in a remarkable 2018/2019 Premier League season, finishing on 97 points but still falling short of champions Manchester City. đź”´ TEAM NEWS đź”´ Our first line-up of the …

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Four Must-Have Players For Your Fantasy Football Team

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Another Premier League season is about to get underway, and that means the return of Fantasy Football. Last season, over six and a half million people played the popular game. Many of those stop playing within a few weeks, but, for others, the game is highly addictive and an unmissable part of the Premier League season. So, whether you’re a …

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