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Breaking: Jon Walters Announces His Retirement From Football

Jon Walters retirement

Republic of Ireland international Jon Walters has announced his retirement from football. The striker announced his decision on social media today as his recent struggles with an Achilles injury has put an end to his footballing career. Isn’t it ironic…my Achilles heel has literally been my Achilles heel and finished me off! I am now retired from playing football It’s …

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Jonathan Walters Close To Ipswich Return On Loan Deal

Ipswich Town are close to securing a loan deal for Jonathan Walters from Burnley, according to reports this afternoon.  The Republic of Ireland international had an impressive spell with the club between 2007 and 2010, scoring 30 goals in that period, before making the move to Stoke City. Walters has been with Burnley since last season but is struggling to …

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Report: Jonathan Walters Could Be Set For A Move To The Bottom Of The Championship

Ireland international and fan-favourite Jonathan Walters could well be looking at a massive step down in the January transfer window following reports linking him with a move to the very bottom of the Championship. Jonathan Walters hasn’t had the most memorable of times following his £3 million transfer from Stoke City to the surprise package of the season, Burnley, but now, …

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Jon Walters’ Hopes Of Playing For Ireland In The World Cup Playoffs Are Still Alive

Dublin , Ireland - 6 October 2016; Jonathan Walters of Republic of Ireland during the FIFA World Cup Group D Qualifier match between Republic of Ireland and Georgia at Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road in Dublin. (Photo By Brendan Moran/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Just when it looked as though Jonathan Walters’ playing role in Ireland’s World Cup 2018 qualification campaign looked to be over, Burnley manager Sean Dyche has offered hope. The Clarets’ forward was, as recently as Wednesday, reported to be sidelined until Christmas with a knee injury – a knock that ruled him out of Ireland’s recent wins against Moldova and …

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Ireland 0-1 Serbia: Player Ratings From A Frustrating Night In Dublin

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 5/9/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Serbia Ireland's James McClean reacts to a missed chance

Ireland’s hopes of qualifying for the World Cup next year hang by a thread after a disappointing 1-0 defeat to Serbia at the Aviva Stadium. It was a much-improved performance from Saturday’s shambolic performance in Tbilisi as the Boys in Green, buoyed by the presence of Wes Hoolahan and David Meyler in midfield, looked a lot more comfortable in possession, …

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How Injury-Hit Ireland Should Line Up Against Serbia

Tbilisi , Georgia - 2 September 2017; Republic of Ireland team before the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Group D match between Georgia and Republic of Ireland at Boris Paichadze Dinamo Arena in Tbilisi, Georgia. (Photo by David Maher/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Ireland enter into Tuesday night’s World Cup qualifier against Serbia knowing that, really, only a win will do in their quest to finish top of Group D. Saturday’s 1-1 draw in Georgia has increased the pressure on Martin O’Neill and the Boys in Green to deliver at the Aviva, knowing that defeat will put that top spot almost certainly beyond …

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Would This Attacking Ireland XI Secure All Three Points In Georgia?

Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland enter into a decisive week that will have massive ramifications on the nation’s hopes of qualifying for the World Cup in Russia next year. The Boys in Green have been going well so far and sit joint-top of the table with Serbia heading into these two matches (with a bit of breathing space from Wales and …

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Deal Agreed: Jon Walters Is Joining The Irish Contingent At Burnley

2016 UEFA European Championship Group E, Stade de France, France 13/6/2016 Republic of Ireland vs Sweden Ireland's Jonathan Walters

Ireland international Jonathan Walters is to join Burnley after a £3m deal was agreed between the Clarets and Stoke City. The 33-year-old has been the subject of interest from Premier League and Championship clubs for some time, and now it seems that Burnley will finally get their man within the next 48 hours. Burnley have agreed a deal worth up to …

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Stoke City Name Their Price For Ireland Midfielder Glenn Whelan

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Stadionul Zimbru, Chisinau, Moldova 9/10/2016 Moldova vs Republic of Ireland Ireland's Glenn Whelan

Stoke City and Ireland midfielder Glenn Whelan is a man in demand this summer, with a number of Championships clubs interested in securing his services. Despite the 33-year-old starting in 26 Premier League games last season, Stoke do prepared to be at least open to listening offers for Whelan, who cost just £500,000 when he joined from Sheffield Wednesday in …

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