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#Club v Country

# club-v-country - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

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.”

# club-v-country - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Bath fined for releasing Faletau to play for Wales

The Premiership side want a rule change.

# club-v-country - Friday 1 December, 2017

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.

# club-v-country - Thursday 16 November, 2017

'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.

# club-v-country - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

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.

# club-v-country - Sunday 25 June, 2017

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.

# club-v-country - Friday 14 October, 2016

O'Neill hits back at Koeman over his treatment of James McCarthy

The Everton manager said O’Neill was “killing” the player.

# club-v-country - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

'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.

# club-v-country - Thursday 29 September, 2016

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.

# club-v-country - Thursday 22 September, 2016

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.

# club-v-country - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

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.

# club-v-country - Friday 24 July, 2015

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.’

# club-v-country - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

'There will be consequences' - Toulouse unhappy at Johnston's Samoa call up

Toulouse are not happy that Johnston is going back on international retirement.

# club-v-country - Friday 28 November, 2014

Roy Keane steps down as assistant at Aston Villa to focus on Ireland

“It isn’t fair to either Villa or Ireland,” says Keane.

# club-v-country - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Roy Keane's Everton claims 'nonsense' says Roberto Martinez

The Everton boss says he’s happy for his players to represent countries.

# club-v-country - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

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.

# club-v-country - Monday 17 November, 2014

'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.

# club-v-country - Thursday 9 October, 2014

'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.

# club-v-country - Monday 18 March, 2013

'Pre-planned programme' forces Ferdinand's withdrawal from England squad

Now you see him, now you don’t.

# club-v-country - Friday 2 November, 2012

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.

# club-v-country - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

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.

# club-v-country - Friday 24 August, 2012

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.

# club-v-country - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Doyle targets Nations Cup return

Irish striker is likely to miss Wolves’ Premiership run-in, however.

# club-v-country - Wednesday 8 September, 2010

Clubs want Fifa review of international scheduling

Not-so-new development as clubs want less friendlies.