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Republic Of Ireland Recap: Judge Was Misused While Duffy Shined

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 25: Alan Judge (L) of the Republic of Ireland and Fabian Schar (R) of Switzerland during the international friendly match between the Republic of Ireland and Switzerland at Aviva Stadium on March 25, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

On a night commemorating revolutionary leaders of 100 years ago, the Republic of Ireland football team may have identified a leader of their own as Blackburn Rovers defender Shane Duffy was outstanding during Ireland’s 1-0 win over Switzerland at the Aviva Stadium on Friday night.  Much of the pre-match focus centred around commemorating the likes of Padraig Pearse, Joseph Plunkett, James Connolly …

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England Vs France To Go Ahead On Tuesday Night

It has been confirmed today that England versus France will go ahead on Tuesday night in Wembley as planned. There were security doubts following the events which unfolded in Paris last night, including bombs going off in the vicinity of Stade de France while France hosted Germany. However, the FFF and the FA have decided to go ahead with the …

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Drogheda United Succumb To Scottish Side Falkirk In 7-Goal Thriller

It was Scottish Championship side Falkirk who ran out 5-2 winners over Drogheda in what was an entertaining friendly at United Park on Saturday afternoon. It was the visitors who took the lead eight minutes in through a well-worked move. Luke Leahy’s cross was headed down by Heffernan to Tom Taiwo, who hit a brilliant volley into the bottom corner …

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