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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