Noel King may never get to tackle the Ireland job in a full-time capacity, and he may not have done himself too many favours with the manner he tackled that post-match interview with Tony O’Donoghue, but the interim manager did indirectly address an issue that has for too long been ignored at Irish international level in the process.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2013
THE players Giovanni Trapattoni dubbed ‘the disappeared’ have reappeared in his squad for next month’s friendly against Croatia — but the manager has made it crystal clear that he will stand for no more repeats of the confusion which surrounded his last squad call-up back in May.
Sat, 16 Jul, 2011
JONATHAN WALTERS’ chances of making his senior debut for Ireland against Norway next week appear to have improved with the news that captain Robbie Keane has been forced to withdraw from the final 25-man squad for the friendly game at the Aviva Stadium.
Sat, 13 Nov, 2010