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The Final Cut: Predicting The 17 Men Who’ll Miss Out On Irish Squad

Ireland manager Mick McCarthy named a 40-man provisional squad ahead of the upcoming games against Switzerland and Bulgaria in Dublin. McCarthy included new trio Troy Parrott, Nathan Collins and Kieran Sadlier in the squad as well recalling Crystal Palace midfielder James McCarthy. The extended squad means that the Irish manager must cut 17 players before the clash with the Swiss …

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Predicting Mick McCarthy’s Ireland Squad For September’s Games

On Friday, Ireland manager Mick McCarthy will name his provisional Irish squad for the upcoming games against Switzerland and Bulgaria. The Boys in Green haven’t been in action since June where they drew with Denmark in Copenhagen and defeated Gibraltar in Dublin to solidify themselves at the top of their Euro 2020 qualifying group. With the season only just underway …

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Five Outside Shouts McCarthy Could Include In Next Ireland Squad

It’s less than a month before Ireland return to action in the European Championship qualifiers as they take on Switzerland at the Aviva Stadium. Mick McCarthy’s side currently sit atop the group unbeaten having vanquished Gibraltar twice, Georgia and home and drawn with Denmark in Copenhagen. The Swiss, however, will represent a much tougher task than those aforementioned teams and …

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Denmark’s Thomas Delaney Claims Ireland Are ‘Most Annoying Opponent’

Denmark midfielder Thomas Delaney wasn’t shy in expressing his feelings about another clash with Ireland, calling the Boys in Green “the most annoying opponent” to play against. Delaney wasn’t involved the last time the pair clashed in Aarhus, a 0-0 draw, but played in the three previous games over the past two years famously comparing trying to score against Ireland to …

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McCarthy Explains Talbot & O’Leary Callups As Duo Join Irish Squad

Irish manager Mick McCarthy has called goalkeeping duo James Talbot and Max O’Leary into the squad for the upcoming European qualifiers against Denmark and Gibraltar. After an injury to Bournemouth stopper Mark Travers during the week, which ruled him out of the upcoming fixtures, McCarthy needed to draft in a replacement and has opted for Bohemians’ Talbot and Bristol City’s …

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Bournemouth Goalkeeper Mark Travers Ruled Out Of Euro Qualifiers

Republic of Ireland manager Mick McCarthy is assessing his goalkeeping options after Mark Travers left the squad following an injury sustained during the training camp in Portugal. Travers suffered a hand injury and, after undergoing medical treatment and having an x-ray, it was decided that the AFC Bournemouth player should be released in order to let it heal. “It is an …

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Mick McCarthy: I Hated Every Minute Of That

Republic of Ireland manager, Mick McCarthy, has admitted that his side’s 1-0 victory over Gibraltar in the opening round of their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign was a “horrible game”. In his first game back in charge of the Boys in Green, it was home side who departed the artificial pitch the happier side at half-time, having kept Ireland scoreless while …

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