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‘Lack Of Experience’ Is Not A Good Enough Reason To Leave Maguire And Sheridan Out Of The Ireland Squad

May 31st, 2016 was a special night for Republic of Ireland under-21 international Callum O’Dowda. The then-Oxford United midfielder, not long turned 21, had surprisingly been drafted into the senior squad by manager Martin O’Neill on the same night he was due to finalise his squad for the upcoming European Championships, and while there was never any realistic prospect of …

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Exclusion Of Rooney & O’Kane Signal That Same Old Problems Still Exist For Ireland

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland prepare to take on Georgia this evening in Dublin with their Euro 2016 fate firmly in their own hands. However, the exclusion of Bournemouth’s Eunan O’Kane and Aberdeen’s Adam Rooney is confirmation of a lingering problem within the Irish football setup. Jack O’Toole discusses. The absence of O’Kane and Rooney did little to affect Friday’s result in Faro as Ireland …

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