Liam Brady - Columnist - IRISH EXAMINER

LIAM BRADY: The first thing John Delaney must rebuild is a bridge with Brian Kerr

Liam Brady believes the lack of emerging talent is linked to Kerr’s absence from an active role in Irish football and that he should be brought back into the fold.

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LIAM BRADY: Loosen the straitjacket and Ireland can escape to victory against Denmark

Average golfers have a saying: ‘It’s not how, it’s how many’.

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LIAM BRADY: Two games that will define O’Neill’s contribution to Irish football

If I come away from the studios tonight having enjoyed the game in Copenhagen, I will be surprised if our last match in Cardiff has proved to be the template — although a repeat of the same result would certainly be very welcome.

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LIAM BRADY: Nobody will want to face this Ireland team in the play-offs

Liam Brady believes Ireland’s victory fully vindicates the FAI’s decision to agree a contract extension with Martin O’Neill.

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LIAM BRADY: Martin O’Neill facing big calls in battle for brave hearts and cool heads

The really brave call by Martin O’Neill would be to put Robbie Brady in at left-back. That's not to be critical of Stephen Ward; it’s just that, in the context of tonight’s all or nothing game, our chances of success would be better served by playing Brady in that position, writes Liam Brady.

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LIAM BRADY: Martin O’Neill’s poor hand no excuse for self-inflicted wound

Any honest assessment of Martin O’Neill’s stewardship of the Irish team has to begin with the acknowledgement that he has not been dealt a great hand in terms of the quality of the players at his disposal, writes Liam Brady.

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LIAM BRADY: We must make something happen to forget Georgia

If the Aviva is not to see a repeat of the Dinamo Arena tonight, then the results of lessons which hopefully have been learned against Georgia will need to be urgently applied against Serbia.

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LIAM BRADY: Labouring Ireland must skip banana skin

We’ve been far too tentative at the start of a number of games in the campaign so far, and unforgivably sloppy too at times. That has to be avoided in Tbilisi, writes Liam Brady.

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