# Club v Country

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Kenny: 'I haven’t spoken to Jurgen Klopp but the medical teams have been in constant contact'
Ireland’s manager insists a one-on-one chat with the Liverpool boss was not required to smooth out the issue over Caoimhin Kelleher’s injury.
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Watford striker Dennis to miss African Cup of Nations as Nigeria accuse club of 'baring fangs'
Hornets boss Claudio Ranieri insists they have not disrespected the tournament, however.
Clubs to lose stars mid-season as African Cup of Nations switches back to January
A number of top players will be unavailable due to today’s decision ahead of the 2021 tournament in Cameroon.
Eddie Jones hits back at Bath over criticism of England training
Bath owner Bruce Craig said the number of injuries sustained by players while with England is “totally unacceptable.”
Bath fined for releasing Faletau to play for Wales
The Premiership side want a rule change.
Southgate moves to defuse Jones row as United defender ruled out again
Jones will miss Saturday’s trip to Arsenal and hasn’t featured since limping out of England’s friendly with Germany.
'It could be a fingernail, a little toe, and they withdraw' - 'Naive' Mourinho criticises England
The Manchester United manager is upset after Phil Jones picked up his latest injury on international duty.
McCarthy should put Everton before Ireland - Koeman
The midfielder has been included in Martin O’Neill’s squad for two crucial qualifiers, but his club boss wants him to go easy after injury.
The curious case of Germany's next striking phenomenon and his own fans who jeer him
Timo Werner is what his country have needed for a long time, but fans continue to abuse him.
O'Neill hits back at Koeman over his treatment of James McCarthy
The Everton manager said O’Neill was “killing” the player.
'I've never played anyone who isn't fit against their will' - O'Neill responds to Koeman's concerns
The Ireland boss says midfielder James McCarthy is ‘ready to go’ if picked for tomorrow’s World Cup qualifier with Georgia.
Everton boss unhappy with McCarthy's Ireland call-up, asks for player to be 'protected'
The Toffees midfielder has been included in Martin O’Neill’s squad despite the fact that he hasn’t recovered from groin surgery.
Argentina manager critical of Barcelona's treatment of Lionel Messi
Barcelona could do more to prevent Lionel Messi from picking up injuries, says Argentina coach Edgardo Bauza.
Opinion: Euro 2016 is a welcome break from the merry-go-round hysterics of club football
International football may no longer be the pinnacle of the game, but that doesn’t matter.
Mourad Boudjellal warns internationals about missing Toulon games
‘The clubs, who pay the wages, should have their stars for the most important dates of the season.’
'There will be consequences' - Toulouse unhappy at Johnston's Samoa call up
Toulouse are not happy that Johnston is going back on international retirement.
Roy Keane steps down as assistant at Aston Villa to focus on Ireland
“It isn’t fair to either Villa or Ireland,” says Keane.
Roy Keane's Everton claims 'nonsense' says Roberto Martinez
The Everton boss says he’s happy for his players to represent countries.
McCarthy was 'desperate' to play in Scotland game says Martinez
The Everton boss also says it’s too soon to say if he’ll play this weekend.
'I'm a big fan of Roy Keane but he says some stupid things' - Everton chairman
Bill Kenwright has rubbished the claims made by the Ireland number two.
'Fergie went mad' -- Keane on United boss's reaction to his Ireland return
The Corkman admits he was emotional about going back to play in the in the green jersey.
'Pre-planned programme' forces Ferdinand's withdrawal from England squad
Now you see him, now you don’t.
Ulster Bank league: Garryowen out for more than just bragging rights
Plus, Anglesea Road will play host to a bottom-of-the-table scrap tomorrow.
National service: Aguero risks Mancini anger over fitness
Sergio Aguero will do his best to play for Argentina this week, despite still having pain in his knee.
Mancini: Aguero will not play for Argentina despite call up
City boss expressed surprise that his injured forward was expected to show up for international duty.
Doyle targets Nations Cup return
Irish striker is likely to miss Wolves’ Premiership run-in, however.
Clubs want Fifa review of international scheduling
Not-so-new development as clubs want less friendlies.