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Mick McCarthy: “Paddy Power Had Odds On Me Getting Hit On The Head”

Ireland manager Mick McCarthy outlined that the tennis-ball protest which took place midway through their 1-0 win against Georgia did not have an adverse effect on his side’s performance. Irish fans threw tennis balls onto the pitch to protest against the corporate governance in the FAI in the 33rd minute of Tuesday night’s game. Immediately after their protest, however, midfielder Conor …

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Whelan Starts, Doherty Drops Out As McCarthy Names Starting XI

Mick McCarthy has named his Irish starting XI for their Euro 2020 qualifier against Georgia at the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday night. Matt Doherty drops out of the starting XI after failing to impress on the right-hand side against Gibraltar while Glenn Whelan comes into the Irish midfield. Whelan had thought to be retired from international football but was called …

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