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Young Goalkeeper At Centre Of Red Card Controversy Releases Admirable Statement

Jimmy Corcoran faced the toughest day of his young career yesterday. The Preston North End goalkeeper was competing in the quarter-final of the under 17 European Championships as part of Colin O’Brien’s Ireland team. The boys in green drew 1-1 with the Netherlands in regulation time, with a penalty shootout soon following. With the Irish missing their first penalty, Corcoran …

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Horrendous Refereeing Decision Leads To Irish U17 Heartbreak

Colin O’Brien’s side almost set up a clash with England, but fell short to the Netherlands in the quarter-final of the European Championship in devastating circumstances. Despite six straight wins in qualifying, the Ireland U17s lost their opening group game at the 2018 championships against Belgium. Subsequent wins against Denmark and Bosnia & Herzegovina saw the boys in green qualify second …

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