LIAM MACKEY: Battling for hearts and minds... and points

Our household’s resident young footballer found some rewarding consolation in defeat after the Irish women’s team lost 2-0 to the Netherlands in Tallaght last Tuesday night.

Ireland's Sophie Perry-Campbell gives her jersey to a fan following defeat to the Netherlands. Picture: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

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