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Southgate: As Far As I’m Concerned Rice Is With Ireland

Gareth Southgate has opened up on the Declan Rice controversy and has admitted that the West Ham midfielder has “a really difficult decision” to make.  Rice has dominated the headlines this week when it emerged that he wasn’t in the Republic of Ireland squad for the upcoming friendlies with Wales and Poland. Martin O’Neill confirmed that England had spoken to …

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Sadlier Hits Out At Kilbane’s Rice Comments: “That’s Monumental B******s”

Richie Sadlier has hit out at Kevin Kilbane’s criticism of Declan Rice, calling the ex-Irish international’s comments “monumental bollocks.” On Monday, Declan Rice was left out of Martin O’Neill’s Irish squad for their upcoming internationals against Wales and Poland, with the Irish manager explaining that Rice had been contacted by England about representing them instead. Although Rice has not fully …

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Damien Duff: We Caught Ireland Player Singing The English Anthem

Former Republic of Ireland international, Damien Duff has weighed in on the Declan Rice controversy saying that Ireland cannot afford to turn the youngster away. Speaking on RTE’s panel for the Champions League qualifier between Dynamo Kiev and Ajax, the 39-year old also admitted that he and his international team mates once caught an Irish player singing the English national anthem. “I …

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Gary Lineker Trolls Kevin Kilbane Over Declan Rice Controversy

Kevin Kilbane’s reaction to the news that Declan Rice wants time to consider his international allegiance was filled with pride and passion for the Republic of Ireland.  “I’d rather be ranked 150th in the world and never qualify again than have someone who has played, but needs time to THINK whether they should play for us again,” Kilbane tweeted. Well done …

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West Ham Owner Sees Declan Rice As A Future England Captain

Monday’s Republic of Ireland squad announcement brought back some unwanted memories of the infamous Jack Grealish saga as the absence of Declan Rice dominated headlines throughout the day.  Rice, who previously outlined his desire to play for the Republic and has already made three appearances for Martin O’Neill’s side, albeit in friendlies, will take some time to make a decision …

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Stephen Elliott Blasts Rice Decision And FIFA Rules

Former Irish international Stephen Elliott has given his take on the recent controversy surrounding Declan Rice. It has been a strange day for Irish football – one that saw the sport’s community sent into a wave of emotion following the announcement from Martin O’Neill that hotly-tipped prospect Declan Rice was considering his international future. After revealing that England were in …

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