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Ireland V Serbia: Confirmed Lineups, And A New Irish Number 10

LYON, FRANCE - JUNE 26: The Republic Of Ireland team pose before the UEFA Euro 2016 round of 16 match between France and the Republic of Ireland at Stade des Lumieres on June 26, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Aurelien Meunier/UEFA via Getty Images)

The Republic of Ireland begin their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign tonight with a tricky tie against Serbia in Belgrade. Martin O’Neill’s side are still on a high from an impressive Euro 2016 campaign, but know that they will face a battle tonight against a Serbian side looking to make up for their dismal European Championship qualifying attempt. For tonight’s …

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Republic Of Ireland Midfielder Undergoing Medical At Burnley

Burnley LYON, FRANCE - JUNE 26: Paul Pogba (1st L) of France competes for the ball against Wes Hoolahan (2nd L), Jeff Hendrick (2nd R) and Jon Walters (1st R) of Republic of Ireland during the UEFA EURO 2016 round of 16 match between France and Republic of Ireland at Stade des Lumieres on June 26, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Jeff Hendrick was one of Ireland’s stand-out performers throughout the Euro 2016 odyssey, as he drove forward from midfield. Martin O’Neill’s side scored an unlikely victory over Italy to qualify for the last 16, thanks in no small part to an industrious performance by Hendrick. It became clear in June that the Derby County man is too good to be …

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Done Deal: Tottenham Midfielder Joins Hull For £12m

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Ryan Mason of Tottenham Hotspur reacts after missing a chance during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at White Hart Lane on August 29, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Hull City have completed the signing of Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Ryan Mason, both clubs have announced today. The Tigers have completed a deal for the 25-year-old, and while the fee has not been officially disclosed, earlier reports have valued the deal at £12m – a club record for Hull. ? | We are delighted to have completed the signing of …

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28-Man Ireland Squad Named For Oman And Serbia Fixtures

2016.06.26 Football UEFA Euro 2016 Round of 16 game between France and Republic of Ireland team photo Shane Duffy Richard Keogh Daryl Murphy Stephen Ward Darren Randolph James McCarthy James McClean Robbie Brady Seamus Coleman Shane Long Jeff Hendrick Credit: Lukasz Laskowski / PressFocus/MB Media

Martin O’Neill has named the Republic of Ireland squad for next week’s friendly against Oman. It is the first time the squad has come together for an international since their impressive showing at the European Championships earlier this year. A number of players, including Harry Arter and Callum O’Dowda, return to the squad having missed out on the 23-man squad …

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Ireland’s Shane Long Brings Out The Magic At Southampton Training

SWANSEA, WALES - FEBRUARY 13: Shane Long of Southampton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Southampton at Liberty Stadium on February 13, 2016 in Swansea, Wales. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Don’t try doing this trick during a Sunday morning kick about… Irish footballers aren’t too synonymous with flashy tricks and skills. We prefer a “chuck it up the field” approach to one filled with Cruyff turns or Pannas. But Republic of Ireland international Shane Long has been showing off some potentially ball-busting tricks on Southampton’s pre-season tour. Appropriately, Long pulled this …

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Derby County Reject Third Bid For Ireland International Jeff Hendrick

NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JULY 18: Jeff Hendrick of Derby County during the Pre-Season Friendly match between Northampton Town and Derby County at Sixfields Stadium on July 18, 2015 in Northampton, England.(Photo by Marc Atkins/Mark Leech/Getty Images)

Jeff Hendrick’s chances of playing in the Premier League nest season have taken a serious hit. News broke earlier that Burnley were back in for the midfielder, raising their offer to £7m. However, according to the Derby Telegraph, the Rams have flatly rejected the bid. Burnley, having already seen offers of £3m and £5,5m rejected by the Championship club, signalled …

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Seven Of The Main Problems With Modern Football

MARSEILLE, FRANCE - JUNE 15: Antoine Griezmann of France celebrates scoring his sides first goal during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group A match between France and Albania at Stade Velodrome on June 15, 2016 in Marseille, France. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

I don’t think that anyone can deny that the face of football has changed irrevocably in the past 25 years. The advent of Sky Sports, the increased commercialisation of the game and the now ludicrous amounts of money spent in the industry was always going to have some effect on the sport. But, below are some of the things that …

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Euro 2016: Five Of The Biggest Underperformers

In the pressure-cooker situation of a major tournament, particularly in one of a recently-expanded format, plenty of players add a few zeroes to their price tags. Players such as Antoine Griezmann and our own Jeff Hendrick and Robbie Brady have both excited fans and placed themselves firmly in the shop window in the past month. But, Euro 2016 was also …

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Euro 2016: A British And Irish Best XI

Euro 2016 British and Irish XI

This summer proved to be a general success for the British and Irish nations, with England, Wales, Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland all qualifying for Euro 2016. The tournament itself proved to be something of a mixed bag for the countries – Ireland, Northern Ireland and England all went out in the last sixteen (to varying degrees of satisfaction) …

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The Options For Replacing Jon Walters In The Ireland Team

Paris , France - 13 June 2016; Jon Walters of Republic of Ireland reacts after a tackle in the UEFA Euro 2016 Group E match between Republic of Ireland and Sweden at Stade de France in Saint Denis, Paris, France. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

With confirmation coming yesterday that forward and all-round national treasure Jonathan Walters will miss Ireland’s Euro 2016 game against Belgium today, Martin O’Neill has some big decisions to make. While the absence of the 32 year old is a big loss to Ireland, particularly given the way he has been performing over the past year to 18 months, it allows …

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Euro 2016 Poll: Who Has Been The Player Of The Tournament So Far?

After the first round of games, Euro 2016 is most certainly in full swing. We’ve seen some great goals. witnessed a big shock and seen some young stars shine bright. We’ve seen every team in action by now, who has stood out for you? Vote below: Who is the player of the tournament so far? Dimitri Payet (France) Granit Xhaka (Switzerland) …

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Euro 2016: Talking Points From Ireland’s Draw With Sweden

PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 13: Wes Hoolahan (C) of Republic of Ireland celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his team mate Glenn Whelan (L) and Robbie Brady (R) during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group E match between Republic of Ireland and Sweden at Stade de France on June 13, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images)

Ireland kicked off their Euro 2016 campaign with a draw that surely deserved so much better. Here are all the talking points, both positive and negative, from the opening day of Group E. A point gained or two dropped? Had we been offered a draw before the game, many would have taken it. This was, after all, a decent Sweden …

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Ireland Overcome Tricky Georgia, Set Sights On Euro 2016

Republic of Ireland manager, Martin O’Neill, admitted that his side will need to find a win in their next two matches, against Germany and Poland respectively, to secure at least a playoff spot for next summer’s European Championship finals in France despite earning three points over Georgia in Dublin on Monday night. The pace in the first half suggested this …

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Starting XI Martin O’Neill Should Pick vs Scotland

Brian Barry discusses the XI that he believes Ireland manager Martin O’Neill should deploy against Scotland on Friday.   Formation: 4-4-2 Scotland are likely to line up as a 4-4-2, or 4-4-1-1. Although Ireland played with a more conservative 4-5-1 against Germany, Martin O’Neill’s side should go to Glasgow with more abandon, confident of getting a win. In this regard, …

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