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There’s Been A Major Twist In The Robbie Keane To Al-Ahli Story

LYON, FRANCE - JUNE 26: Robbie Keane of The Republic of Ireland warms up during the UEFA Euro 2016 round of 16 match between France and the Republic of Ireland at Stade des Lumieres on June 26, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Aurelien Meunier/UEFA via Getty Images)

Robbie Keane will not be signing for Al-Ahli after photos of him training with the club fuelled a wildfire of speculation. The Irish Independent claim that the 36-year-old was invited to train with the Dubai-based side during a family holiday in the Emirates. After months as a free agent, it was widely expected that Keane would sign with the wealthy club …

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Ireland’s 1990 World Cup Heroes – Where Are They Now?

Last week we looked at Jackie’s Army at the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy. It was a time of great heroism for Jackie’s army but as the years have passed, time has forgotten the contribution of these great men. Today we honour their achievements by looking at the great squad and where they are today. Starting XI Packie Bonner …

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Top Irish Defenders Of All Time – Where Does Richard Dunne Rank?

With Richard Dunne’s international retirement, we decided to rank the greatest Irish defenders of all time. Where does Dunne rank in our countdown? Richard Dunne has decided to call time on his international career. Ireland will have to dig deep to find a replacement to fill the void that Dunne’s departure will create, not only physically, but also in terms of …

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TBT: The Demise Of Leeds United

This week’s Throwback Thursday looks back at the fall from grace of one of England’s biggest football teams – Leeds United. At the height of their existence, Leeds United shared a rivalry with Manchester United that was almost as fiery as the one their northern neighbours shared with Liverpool. Now they are a mere shadow of that club. The West …

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Where Are They Now? – David O’Leary

This week’s ‘Where are they Now?’ segment focuses on one of the greatest footballers ever to come out of the Republic of Ireland, David O’Leary. David O’Leary was born in London on the 2nd May 1958. His family moved to Dublin when he was three. He played for Dublin junior side Reds United before signing for Arsenal as an apprentice …

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