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David Meyler Announces Retirement From Football

David Meyler has announced his retirement from football. The former Republic of Ireland midfielder, who captained his country on several occasions, has decided to hang up his boots following a persistent injury to his right knee. Meyler was a free agent after leaving Reading at the end of last season. He turned 30 back in May. His retirement statement, posted …

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David Meyler Signs For Reading On A Two-Year Deal

David Meyler has found himself a new club after ending a long spell at Hull City following a dispute over contract negotiations at the end of last season. David Meyler’s five-and-a-half-year run at Hull City came to a close last season after a somewhat unpleasant end that saw the Irish international leave the club following what he himself described as them …

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Ireland Name Experimental Starting XI For Turkey Clash

Republic of Ireland Press Conference, Antalya Stadyumu, Turkey 22/3/2018 Manager Martin O'Neill

Martin O’Neill has named a much-changed Ireland starting eleven for Friday evening’s friendly international against Turkey in Antalya. With a number of Ireland regulars such as Robbie Brady, Darren Randolph, Stephen Ward, Jonathan Walters, John O’Shea, Glenn Whelan and Aiden McGeady either out injured or just not called up, O’Neill had plenty of scope for experimentation with his starting lineup …

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Watch: Ireland Captain David Meyler Sent Off In Championship Today

David Meyler has gotten away with less, and certainly committed worse fouls on Monday night. The Irish captain has had quite the week. Having impressed during what was a disastrous September international window for Ireland, Meyler was central to Martin O’Neill’s plans against Moldova and Wales. The Cork native exuded the passion and work-rate that was key as Ireland achieved …

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How Ireland Should Now Line Up Against Wales After Moldova Win

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/10/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Moldova Ireland team

Ireland did the necessary against Moldova on Friday night to set up a winner-takes-all clash with Wales on Monday. Two first half goals from Daryl Murphy were enough to seal the win, though the performance at times wasn’t particularly strong and some players should be pretty nervous about their role in the starting lineup. Still, Ireland got the win they …

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How A Much-Changed Ireland Should Line Up Against Moldova

Ireland Moldova

Ireland’s slim hopes of qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Russia will almost certainly crumble to dust if they don’t beat Moldova on Friday night. The good news, however, is that the runners-up spot (if not a playoff place) is still very much in Ireland’s hands. The task (but the execution) is simple: two wins from two guarantees second …

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