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That’s A Wrap: Irish Football’s All-Star XI For 2016

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Harry Arter of Bournemouth during the Premier League match between Manchester City and AFC Bournemouth at Etihad Stadium on September 17, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

With 2016 drawing to a close, we take a look at the Irish players position-for-position that made a huge impact on 2016. This team is certainly up for discussion. _____ GK: Darren Randolph After establishing himself as Irish number one just in time for the Euros, the Bray man put in some key performances for Ireland. Having finally broken into …

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Top 10 Players Most Likely To Break Into The Ireland Squad In 2017

BRENTFORD, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 04: John Egan of Brentford applauds supporters during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brentford and Fulham at Griffin Park on November 4, 2016 in Brentford, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

With 2016 drawing to a close, a number of Irish players will be hoping to break into Martin O’Neill’s plans. This time last year very few would have anticipated Shane Duffy becoming an automatic starter or Callum O’Dowda making the grade at senior level. Here we take a look at some players hoping to establish themselves in the squad and …

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Daryl Horgan Reflects On Amazing Year And Exciting New Challenge Ahead

UEFA Europa League Group Stage, Netanya Stadium, Israel 8/12/2016 Maccabi Tel Aviv vs Dundalk Dundalk's Daryl Horgan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dov Halickman

With a hectic but enjoyable season at an end, Daryl Horgan can now reflect on what has been an amazing year. He has achieved back-to-back titles with Dundalk, represented the League of Ireland club in the playoffs of the Champions League, qualified for the Europa League group stages and received the ultimate prize for any young Irish footballer: a call-up …

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Daryl Horgan And Andy Boyle Set For Dream FA Cup Debuts

DUNDALK, IRELAND - JULY 22: Daryl Horgan of Dundalk (R) applauds the supporters during the Champions League 2nd round qualifying game at Oriel Park on July 22, 2015 in Dundalk, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle could be set for debuts against high profile opposition. Preston North End welcome Arsenal to Deepdale in their third round FA Cup tie and Simon Grayson has hinted that the duo could be in contention to feature. Newstalk reported that the Preston boss will run the rule over the former Dundalk duo in the coming weeks. …

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Daryl Horgan Signs For Championship Side Preston North End

DUBLIN, IRELAND - AUGUST 17: Daryl Horgan (L) of Dundalk and Steeven Langil (R) of Legia Warsaw during the Champions League qualifying round game between Dundalk and Legia Warsaw at Aviva Stadium on August 17, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Daryl Horgan has left Dundalk after a remarkable season with the Louth side. Stephen Kenny’s charges retained their League of Ireland title and forayed into the Europa League group stages, missing out on a place in the knockout phase on the final round of games. Horgan spearheaded the charge all year, winning a place in Martin O’Neill’s Ireland squad for …

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Daryl Horgan Fails To Shine As Dundalk Fall Just Short

UEFA Europa League Group Stage, Tallaght Stadium Dublin 24/11/2016 Dundalk vs AZ Alkmaar Az Alkmaar’s Alireza Jahanbakhsh and Daryl Horgan of Dundalk Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Dundalk went into Thursday’s Europa League game against Dutch side AZ Alkmaar with qualification to the later stages of the tournament still an achievable goal. Zenit St. Petersburg were the group’s runaway leaders leaving second place a possibility for the other three teams. Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and his assistant, Roy Keane, were both in attendance and rumours had been …

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Rising Stars: Six League Of Ireland Youngsters Who Could Be The Next Big Thing

2016 UEFA European Championship Group E, Stade de France, France 13/6/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Sweden Ireland's Shane Long and James McClean Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

With Dundalk currently flying high in the Europa League, the League of Ireland is enjoying a welcome spell in the limelight. Attention is being attracted from sources previously oblivious to the Irish domestic game. The league’s top young talents are constantly being drawn across the water to English outfits but there are now even clubs from further afield interested in …

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Austria V Rep. Of Ireland: Everything You Need To Know

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Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland take on Austria on Saturday, looking to stay unbeaten in the race for World Cup qualification. Ireland have picked up seven points from a possible nine in their opening three games and while the performances have sometimes been a worry, the results so far have been as good as they could have expected. Austria, on …

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Ireland: McCarthy’s Replacement Will Indicate O’Neill’s Intent

Republic of Ireland Training, Gannon Park, Malahide 6/6/2015 Manager Martin O'Neill with James McCarthy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Martin O’Neill’s Ireland travel to Vienna on Saturday to take on Austria in a vital World Cup qualifier at the Ernst-Happel-Stadion. Ireland are nicely placed at joint-top in the group with Serbia. Having steadily improved the team’s performances since his appointment, Saturday’s team selection will be a key indicator of O’Neill’s belief in this group of players. Austria really flattered …

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Four Reasons Why Daryl Horgan Should Start For Ireland In Austria

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Final, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/11/2016 Cork City vs Dundalk Dundalk’s Daryl Horgan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Republic of Ireland head out to Vienna this coming Saturday for a crunch 2018 World Cup qualifying game. Three points could put some invaluable daylight between themselves and the hosts in the fiercely competitive Group D. With two home games up next in 2017, Martin O’Neill’s men could find themselves in an ideal position to push on and not only …

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Opinion: Cork City’s FAI Cup Success Built On A Foundation Of Mental Resilience

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Final, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/11/2016 Cork City vs Dundalk Cork's Alan Bennett celebrates with The FAI Cup

After three years of living in Dundalk’s shadow, Cork City and manager John Caulfield finally have the silverware that their efforts have deserved. True elation arguably can’t exist without heartbreak. It is merely a hypothetical concept unless it has the necessary life experience to carry it, having that previous feeling of despair to be able to toss aside as sheer joy …

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Republic Of Ireland Squad To Face Austria Announced

BELGRADE, SERBIA - SEPTEMBER 05: Head coach Martin O'Neill of Ireland reacts during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Serbia and Ireland at stadium Rajko Mitic on September 5, 2016 in Belgrade. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has named a 28-man squad to travel to Vienna to take on Austria on Saturday. James McCarthy, Stephen Ward, Cyrus Christie and Stephen Quinn have all been ruled out through injury. Dundalk duo Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle have been included in the final squad. Austria are currently struggling in Group D, and will be looking to …

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