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Christie Working Hard To Learn His Trade And Become A ‘Natural’ Defender

Republic Of Ireland right-back Cyrus Christie has defended his credibility as a defender after coming under fire for a sub-par performance against Belarus in Turner’s Cross last week. The Derby County right-back was repeatedly beaten down Ireland’s right-hand side during the 2-1 defeat in Cork and was at fault during Alyaksandr Valadzko’s stunning second goal for the Belarusians. The 23-year-old has deputised …

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An England ‘One Cap Wonders’ XI

MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 07: Joey Barton of England is challenged by Fernando Torres of Spain during the International Friendly match between England and Spain at Old Trafford on February 7, 2007 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Though Roy Hodgson will be taking a young England squad to France for this summer’s European Championships, it would be fair to say that they are not short on international experience. Of the 23 man squad that Hodgson has selected, only a handful have less than 10 international caps – and of those, only Marcus Rashford and Tom Heaton have …

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