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Paul McShane Not Giving Up Hope Of Return To Irish Squad

Irish defender Paul McShane may be coming towards the latter stages of his career but the 33-year-old isn’t letting hopes of a return to the international fold go. McShane has won 33 caps for the Boys in Green over the course of his career but hasn’t represented his country since playing in a 2-2 draw against Slovakia in March of …

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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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Assessing The Promotion Contenders In This Year’s Championship

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 17: Jordan Amavi of Aston Villa during the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Aston Villa at Craven Cottage on April 17, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Neville Williams/Aston Villa FC via Getty Images)

The Championship returned to our screens this weekend, with proceedings getting underway as Sunderland played out a 1-1 draw with Derby County and Nottingham Forest edged out Millwall 1-0. As most sides return to action today, we take a look at the teams we believe will be competing for a place in the Premier League next season. Aston Villa Buoyed by the recent …

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Jack Grealish Set For Extended Period On Sidelines

Jack Grealish

Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish has been ruled out for at least three months after suffering a nasty injury in pre-season. The 21 year-old had to be admitted to hospital following a collision with Watford’s Tom Cleverly, where he damaged his kidney, in a goalless draw on Saturday. Grealish had been impressive in Villa’s final pre-season encounter against the Hornets, before he …

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Six Players That Have Been Criminally Underpriced This Summer

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Chris Smalling of Manchester United during The Emirates FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Chelsea and Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on March 13, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Despite transfer fees spiralling out of control at a rate that would give most stockbrokers heart attacks, there are still some bargains to be had. Manchester City have led the way in terms of spending this summer, handing over more than £200m for the likes of Kyle Walker, Benjamin Mendy, Ederson Moraes and Bernardo Silva. The Walker and Mendy deals …

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Liverpool Are Finally Closing In On The £8m Signing Of A Left-Back

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 01: Andrew Robertson of Hull City smiles after the Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on February 1, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Liverpool are reportedly closing in on their third summer signing, and it’s one in a position that has been giving them grief for years. According to the Guardian, the Reds are closing in on the £8m signing of Hull City left-back Andrew Robertson, as speculation continues regarding the Anfield future of Alberto Moreno. The Spaniard lost his place to James …

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Twitter In Flying Form As Liverpool Are Beaten Again At Hull

HULL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool reacts during the Premier League match between Hull City and Liverpool at KCOM Stadium on February 4, 2017 in Hull, England. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Liverpool’s dreadful 2017 form continued on Saturday afternoon as they went down 2-0 to Marco Silva’s resurgent Hull side. A clanger from Simon Mignolet in the first half allowed Alfred N’Diaye to poke home the opener from close range. Kinell Mignolet pic.twitter.com/rpcQzuLN0z — Wayne Ellis (@wayneellis1974) 4 February 2017 The Belgian came in for yet more criticism on social media. …

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The Times Explain Just How Bad Anthony Martial’s Relationship With José Mourinho Has Become

during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford on August 19, 2016 in Manchester, England.

Anthony Martial’s relationship with Manchester United manager José Mourinho has soured dramatically, according to the Times on Friday. The French international was omitted from the matchday squad for the second game running in Man United’s 2-1 EFL Cup semi-final defeat to Hull on Thursday night, and is reportedly extremely annoyed as to why this has been happening. Specifically, he is perplexed as …

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José Mourinho Explains Why Anthony Martial Doesn’t Deserve To Start For Man United On Current Form

Manchester United forward Anthony Martial’s season has been something of a disaster compared to last year. Having been one of the side’s better players in 2015/16 (with 17 goals in 49 games), the French international has struggled to hold down a spot in José Mourinho’s starting eleven and wasn’t even among the substitutes in last Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Stoke. …

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