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#after thoughts

# after-thoughts - Sunday 20 May, 2018

When is a debut not a debut? Talking points from Ireland's friendly with Celtic

Today’s meeting with the Scottish treble-winners gave Martin O’Neill the chance to look at some of his untested players.

# after-thoughts - Monday 16 May, 2016

Who would want the Bray job? The talking points from this week's SSE Airtricity League

Elsewhere, Finn Harps suffer worst ever home defeat and St Patrick’s Athletic continue to get exposed at the back.

# after-thoughts - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Dundalk maintain perfect record on the road and this week's LOI talking points

Meanwhile, Cork kept a second consecutive clean sheet but Galway and Longford need to work on their defending.

# after-thoughts - Monday 18 April, 2016

Ugly scenes overshadow Dublin derby and the weekend's League of Ireland talking points

The brother of an Ireland winger shone for Derry City, while Dundalk edged out Sligo at home and Cork had to settle for a point.

# after-thoughts - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Hoolahan, Christie and O'Kane shine and other thoughts from Ireland's draw with Slovakia

Rob Elliot’s chances of heading to Euro 2016 were also dealt a significant blow tonight.

# after-thoughts - Saturday 13 February, 2016

A good day for the Irish boys and the Premier League talking points

Louis van Gaal is on borrowed time, and Stoke’s big signing hasn’t taken long to find his feet.

# after-thoughts - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Chelsea fans turn on players in support of Mourinho and the Premier League talking points

Van Gaal’s days could be numbered, James McClean in trouble again and Leicester City hold onto top spot.

# after-thoughts - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Fabregas becoming a liability for Chelsea and today's Premier League talking points

Wayne Rooney, Harry Kane and Alexis Sanchez all rediscovered their goalscoring touch, while Man City suffered back-to-back league defeats.

# after-thoughts - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Is the title already beyond Chelsea and 5 thoughts from this weekend's Premier League

Also, Man United have bragging rights over Liverpool, Leicester still unbeaten and Wes Hoolahan is flying at Norwich.

# after-thoughts - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Ireland shows why he's not a top player and talking points from today's Premier League

We also discuss Man United’s issues up front and a first Premier League win for Bournemouth.

# after-thoughts - Monday 8 June, 2015

Bohs pull off a shock, Heary under pressure and this weekend's LOI talking points

Elsewhere, Drogheda spoiled Limerick’s Markets Field homecoming and Cork closed the gap at the top.

# after-thoughts - Monday 30 March, 2015

Are unbeaten Cork too cautious? Talking points from this weekend's SSE Airtricity League

Fans were left disappointed with the Dublin derby while the champions marched on and have yet to concede a goal.