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The Best & Worst Draws Ireland Could Get For The Uefa Nations League

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The draw for the 2020 Uefa Nations League will be made on Tuesday and Stephen Kenny will discover his first opponent as Republic of Ireland manager. Kenny, the Under-21 manager, will succeed Mick McCarthy as Ireland boss following the conclusion of the Euro 2020 campaign. LIVE! ūüö® The UEFA Nations League draw!@FAIreland to find out their opponents for the 2020/21 …

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Republic of Ireland To Learn UEFA Nations League Fate

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With minds firmly focused on the Republic of Ireland’s crucial Euro 2020 playoff with Slovakia later this month, it has almost flown under the radar that the draw for the 2020 UEFA Nations League takes place today (Tuesday – 5 pm Irish time).¬† The tournament first came to prominence in 2018 when Ireland struggled badly under the tutelage of Martin …

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Player Ratings As Dull Ireland Outclassed By Dynamic Danes

Ireland finished their¬†UEFA Nations League campaign with a lacklustre 0-0 draw against Denmark in Aarhus on Monday night. O’Neill’s side managed to keep a dangerous, but weakened, Danish side scoreless despite¬†√Öge Hareide’s side creating all the chances in what was an incredibly one-sided affair. As the Boys in Green finish bottom of their Nations League group and the Danes finish …

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12 Quickfire Conclusions As Ireland Fail To Impress In Danish Draw

Ireland ended their¬†UEFA Nations League campaign with a disappointing 0-0 draw against Denmark in Aarhus on Monday evening. O’Neill’s side were truly outclassed by an almost second string Danish side who dominated possession and the share of the chances despite being unable to break down the dogged Irish defence. Ireland created little or nothing as they limped to only their …

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Five Changes From Thursday As O’Neill Names Starting XI For Danish Test

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill has named his starting XI for Ireland’s final UEFA Nations League game against Denmark in Aarhus this evening. O’Neill makes a number of changes from the side who drew 0-0 against Northern Ireland on Thursday with Enda Stevens, Aiden O’Brien and Cyrus Christie coming into the starting lineup, along with Richard Keogh and Kevin Long at …

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Watch: Lazaro Curling Shot Seals Win Over Northern Ireland


Valentino Lazaro scored an injury-time winner as Austria beat Northern Ireland 2-1 in their Nations League dead rubber in Belfast, while Belarus secured a Euro 2020 play-off spot. Northern Ireland had already been relegated from Group B3, while Austria were guaranteed to finish second. Michael O’Neill’s hosts wasted a number of first-half chances at Windsor Park and were made to …

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Portugal Become First Team To Reach Nations League Semi-Finals

European champions Portugal became the first team to qualify for the Nations League semi-finals on Saturday after holding Italy to a 0-0 draw at the San Siro. The Portuguese, despite the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo, progressed with one match to play, and are sure to finish top of Group A3, with Italy’s hopes in the tournament over. The result means …

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Netherlands Hammer Germany To Increase Pressure On Loew

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk led the Netherlands to a crushing 3-0 win over Germany on Saturday in the Nations League to ramp up the pressure on German coach Joachim Loew. A first-half header by Dutch skipper Van Dijk gave the hosts the lead in Amsterdam. With the German defence in disarray, late goals from Memphis Depay and Liverpool’s Georginio …

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After 22 Defeats, Gibraltar Finally Win A Competitive Game

Little Gibraltar finally won their first competitive match after 22 defeats on Saturday when they beat Armenia – who featured Arsenal star Henrikh Mkhitaryan – 1-0 in the UEFA Nations League. A penalty in the 50th minute by captain Roy Chipolina gave Gibraltar the three points in Yerevan. It was just the tiny territory’s third win since they joined UEFA …

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Ireland Dominated By Wales In UEFA Nations League Opener

Martin O’Neill’s men got off to the worst possible start today, coming out on the receiving end of a battering by Ryan Giggs’ Wales. The signs were there from the earliest moments in Cardiff this evening. Tom Lawrence managed to fire home from close range to give Giggs’ side their first. From there, things seemed to go from bad to …

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