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Irish Influence Hangs Over Aberdeen & Burnley’s Europa League Clash

While Dundalk welcome AEK Larnaca to Oriel Park for their Europa League second round qualifier on Thursday night, another European match with a distinctly Irish feel is taking place up at Pittodrie. As a result of their fine performance in the Premier League last season, Burnley are competing in European competition for the first time in fifty years – though …

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Martin O’Neill Adds Nine Players To The Ireland Squad To Face Uruguay

International Friendly, MetLife Stadium, New Jersey, USA 1/6/2017 Mexico vs Republic of Ireland Ireland Manager Martin O'Neill

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has significantly strengthened the Ireland squad from Thursday night’s 3-1 defeat to Mexico in New Jersey. As expected, the 19-man collective that travelled to the US has been added to, with nine additions and one withdrawal taking the panel for Sunday’s match in Dublin to 28. The player in question to drop out is Birmingham’s Stephen …

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Two New Faces In Ireland’s 33-Man Squad To Face Georgia And Moldova

LYON, FRANCE - JUNE 25: In this handout image provided by UEFA, Republic of Ireland head coach Martin O'Neill faces the media during the Republic of Ireland press conference on June 25, 2016 in Lyon, France. (Photo by Handout/UEFA via Getty Images)

Martin O’Neill has this morning confirmed his Republic of Ireland squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers next month. The two fixtures, against Georgia at the Aviva on October 6th and Moldova in Chisinau three days later, will see the Boys in Green looking to build on the point gained in Serbia in what was generally a poor performance, despite the 2-2 …

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Stephen Gleeson On What It’s Like To Be Back After Nine Years Out Of The Ireland Frame

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND - AUGUST 21: Stephen Gleeson of Birmingham celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Derby County at St Andrews (stadium) on August 21, 2015 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

Birmingham City midfielder Stephen Gleeson has opened up on his relationship with his cousin, and Stoke City and Ireland midfielder Glenn Whelan, after Gleeson was recalled to the Ireland squad for the upcoming friendlies against Switzerland and Slovakia. The Dubliner has performed well this season for Gary Rowett’s Birmingham and his strong form for the Blues has earned him a …

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Ten Players Who Could Make Ireland’s Next Squad

Shane Long’s last gasp equaliser against Poland last Sunday has given Republic of Ireland a fighting chance of making it to Euro 2016. With a massive improvement needed, Niall Newberry looks at ten players who could help improve Martin O’Neill’s squad.   Matt Doherty (23), Wolverhampton Wanderers, Defender A youth product of Bohemians, Doherty earned himself a move to Wolves …

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