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Barnsley Charged By FA Over Alleged Abuse Of James McClean

The FA have charged Championship side Barnsley following alleged sectarian abuse aimed at Irish international James McClean during their game against Stoke in November. McClean was allegedly the target of sectarian chanting in the lead up to Remembrance Sunday in November with the FA outlining that Barnsley failed to ensure their supporters conducted themselves in an appropriate fashion. In a …

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Done Deal: Conor Hourihane Completes Move To Aston Villa

Conor Hourihane

Irish midfielder Conor Hourihane has completed his move from Barnsley to Aston Villa. The 25-year-old had been the subject of strong interest from a number of Championship sides following a strong half-season with the Tykes’ playoff push, and Villa have won the race for his signature. Breaking transfer news: We are delighted to confirm the arrival of @ConorHourihane. #WelcomeConor #AVFC …

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Irish Midfielder Conor Hourihane Set For Aston Villa Medical

FLEETWOOD, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Conor Hourihane of Barnsley celebrates victory after a penalty shoot out with team mates during the Johnstone's Paint Trophy northern section semi final second leg match between Fleetwood Town and Barnsley at Highbury Stadium on February 4, 2016 in Fleetwood, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Barnsley captain and Ireland international looks set to join Aston Villa and is reported to be due for a medical. The Birmingham Mail claim that the 25-year-old is set to undergo a medical before joining up with Steve Bruce’s side for a reported £1m. The Cork man is one of the highest rated players in the Championship and has been chased …

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Five Ireland Players Linked With January Moves

NORWICH, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12: Robbie Brady of Norwich City during the Premier League match between Norwich City and Everton at Carrow Road stadium on December 12, 2015 in Norwich, England. (Photo by Stephen Pond/Getty Images)

With the January transfer window less than a week away, a number of Ireland players will come under the spotlight. While some will be looking to move up divisions, others will be looking for a route out of their clubs for more game time. Here is a list of players linked with moves in recent weeks. Conor Hourihane Conor Hourihane has …

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League One: Three Things We Learned From Gameweek 1

The first weekend of the 2014/15 League One season most certainly did not disappoint. Plenty of goals were scored, tackles were flying in left, right and centre and the refereeing was up to its usual standard. Here are three things we learned from Gameweek 1. 1. Promoted clubs aren’t going to go down without a fight Of the four promoted teams, Fleetwood …

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League One: Big Game Preview

The new League One season gets underway  on Saturday August 9th. We preview the opening day fixtures of this very competitive and exciting league. Sheffield United v Bristol City K.O: 12:15 (Sky Sports) This is the first match of the new League One season, so there’ll be extra pressure on the players. The game takes place in United’s Bramall Lane. Both …

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