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#Sean Maguire

# sean-maguire - Friday 9 February, 2018

Maguire ahead of schedule on road to recovery as he closes in on return

The Preston North End and Ireland striker has been out with a hamstring injury since November.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Leaving Galway to join Man City as a 16-year-old, multiple leg breaks and chasing Premier League promotion

Ireland international and Preston full-back Greg Cunningham chats to The42 about his career in football.

# sean-maguire - Monday 1 January, 2018

Here's what the Republic of Ireland's starting XI should be for their first game of 2018

With the squad in transition, some younger players should certainly get their chance to shine.

# sean-maguire - Friday 29 December, 2017

Sean Maguire targeting comeback in early 2018 from a serious hamstring injury

The Republic of Ireland and Preston North End player has undergone surgery for the issue.

# sean-maguire - Thursday 28 December, 2017

We're the Gaffer: The42's best Irish XI of 2017

2017 proved particularly kind to this collection of players.

# sean-maguire - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

3 League of Ireland players who made the move to Britain in 2017, and 3 who could follow in 2018

Who will join the likes of Sean Maguire and Kevin O’Connor abroad next year?

# sean-maguire - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Ranking the 15 best players in the 2017 League of Ireland season

Patrick McEleney and other domestic stars who impressed over the past 12 months.

# sean-maguire - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Stunning season sees Sean Maguire named PFAI Player of the Year for 2017

The Preston striker scored 26 goals in all competitions as Cork City claimed a first ever double in the club’s history.

# sean-maguire - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

5 young Irish players that deserve a chance now that the World Cup dream is over

Declan Rice and others who may be given an opportunity to impress in the coming months.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Sean Maguire has been ruled out of Ireland's World Cup play-off against Denmark

The player is facing an extended spell on the sidelines after suffering a hamstring injury earlier this week.

# sean-maguire - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Sean Maguire takes on Ireland team-mate Daryl Horgan in a battle of wits Face Off This post contains videos

Sean Maguire takes on Ireland team-mate Daryl Horgan in a battle of wits

The Preston North End pair were quizzed on their knowledge of the FAI Cup.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Sean Maguire scored a brilliant solo goal as Preston fell at home to Brentford this afternoon Seanie Watch This post contains videos

Sean Maguire scored a brilliant solo goal as Preston fell at home to Brentford this afternoon

Maguire was named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad for Ireland’s World Cup play-off against Denmark in a fortnight.

12 standout players for the 12 Premier Division clubs in 2017

We recognise the individuals who have stood out for all the top-tier sides.

# sean-maguire - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Sean Maguire dismisses 'ridiculous' criticism of Cork City's title triumph

“We went 22 games unbeaten in the league but people seem to have forgotten about that,” he said.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Watch: Aiden McGeady scores stunner on a mixed day for Irish players in the Championship Wrap This post contains videos

Watch: Aiden McGeady scores stunner on a mixed day for Irish players in the Championship

Aiden McGeady scored, while David Meyler was sent off.

Maguire follows up Ireland debut with a goal and assist for Preston

The former Cork City striker scored his third of the season against Fulham before coming off injured.

# sean-maguire - Thursday 12 October, 2017

'The adrenaline is still pumping through my body just thinking about it'

Sean Maguire has returned to Preston North End on a high after making his senior debut for Ireland.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 7 October, 2017

'It's probably the best feeling of my life': Maguire revels in long-awaited debut

Sean Maguire made his international debut as Ireland beat Moldova 2-0 on Friday night.

# sean-maguire - Friday 6 October, 2017

Who can lift goal-shy Ireland and more talking points ahead of tonight's crucial game

The Boys in Green have struggled in front of goal at times in the campaign

# sean-maguire - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

'There are about six of us vying for three positions. It’s not just me and Seanie knocking heads'

Winger Daryl Horgan talks competition at Preston North End and having to be patient to make his competitive debut for Ireland.

# sean-maguire - Monday 2 October, 2017

'There were stages where I just wanted to give up, I'd lost interest' Resilience This post contains videos

'There were stages where I just wanted to give up, I'd lost interest'

Sean Maguire has come a long way in the two years since missing out on being involved in the FAI Cup final.

O'Neill hints he would be open to playing uncapped players in pivotal games

The Ireland boss has given hope to the inexperienced stars such as Sean Maguire and Scott Hogan.

Sean Maguire included in finalised Ireland squad for crunch World Cup qualifiers

There have long been calls for the Preston star’s inclusion with the Boys in Green struggling for goals of late.

# sean-maguire - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

'If there’s a natural goalscorer in Hogan and Maguire, it'd be nice for the future of the Republic of Ireland'

Martin O’Neill has opted to include the uncapped strikers in his latest provisional squad.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 16 September, 2017

There were a number of Irish players on target in the Championship today

Former Ireland U21 international Aiden O’Brien hit the winner, as Millwall beat table toppers Leeds.

# sean-maguire - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Maguire remains hopeful after Keane watches him score in another man-of-the-match display

The Ireland assistant manager was at Deepdale yesterday.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 9 September, 2017

On fire! Sean Maguire just scored his first Championship goal for Preston

The striker has earned plaudits since moving to the Championship during the summer as he continues to wait for a first international appearance for Ireland.

# sean-maguire - Monday 28 August, 2017

Maguire disappointed despite man-of-the-match performance at Middlesbrough

The former Cork City striker put on another impressive display in the Championship over the weekend.

# sean-maguire - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'Any team would miss a player of that quality. He's the best I've ever played with'

Sean Maguire’s departure presents opportunities for his former Cork City team-mates, says Karl Sheppard.

# sean-maguire - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

No bitterness from Cork City as Maguire finally receives Ireland recognition

The Preston North End striker has been included in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad.

# sean-maguire - Monday 14 August, 2017

'It’s not an easy step up' - Ireland boss suggests Maguire has work to do after first call-up

The 23-year-old striker was named in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad this afternoon.

# sean-maguire - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Sean Maguire starts for Preston in Championship opener EFL

Sean Maguire starts for Preston in Championship opener

Preston face Sheffield Wednesday at Deepdale this afternoon and there is plenty of Irish interest.

# sean-maguire - Friday 4 August, 2017

The Irish signings we're looking forward to seeing in the Championship this season

English football’s second tier gets underway tonight.

# sean-maguire - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

'The lad's been here one day!' Preston boss impressed by Seanie's instant impact

Maguire scored a fine solo effort just 20 minutes into his Preston debut.

# sean-maguire - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

It took Sean Maguire all of 20 minutes to grab a superb debut goal for Preston tonight The First Of Many This post contains videos

It took Sean Maguire all of 20 minutes to grab a superb debut goal for Preston tonight

With a litany of Irish players involved, it was the former Cork City man who assured himself of the headlines.

# sean-maguire - Friday 21 July, 2017

12-year-old Cork City fan rewarded for using confirmation money to get to Cyprus

What a memento for young Connor O’Brien.

# sean-maguire - Thursday 20 July, 2017

No fairytale ending for Maguire and O'Connor as Cork City bow out of Europe

The runaway SSE Airtricity League Premier Division leaders lost 1-0 on the night to AEK Larnaca.

# sean-maguire - Monday 17 July, 2017

'Incredible' Maguire needed less than two-thirds of the season to equal club record

“The thing you must remind Pat Morley of is that there’s still 12 games to go,” said John Caulfield.

# sean-maguire - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Another Maguire masterclass as the City striker waves goodbye to the League of Ireland

The Preston-bound attacker put on a show against Bray Wanderers.

# sean-maguire - Monday 10 July, 2017

‘To have had this season and not to have gotten an international cap - for me that's just appalling’

Former Cork City manager Pat Dolan was in high praise of striker Sean Maguire and believes the player deserves an international call-up.

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