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#Damien Duff

# damien-duff - Friday 7 March, 2014

Duff's Fulham future uncertain after season ended by injury

The veteran midfielder – who turned 35 last Sunday – is out of contract in June.

# damien-duff - Thursday 26 December, 2013

How Jose Mourinho and Mario Rosenstock pranked Damien Duff

Ciaran Kelly recalls how the Irish comic and the Portuguese coach had a laugh at the expense of the former Chelsea winger.

# damien-duff - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

How Ireland have become the antithesis of everything Roy Keane stood for

Noel King’s side beat Kazakhstan 3-1 last night, yet a lingering sense of dissatisfaction remains from this campaign.

# damien-duff - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Defiant Joe Kinnear hits back at Shearer jibes RETORT This post contains videos

Defiant Joe Kinnear hits back at Shearer jibes

The incoming Director of Football castigated the former boss for playing Damien Duff at left-back.

Never mind nan, Stephen! It's the sporting tweets of the week Social Media This post contains images

Never mind nan, Stephen! It's the sporting tweets of the week

We round up some of our favourite comments from the Twittersphere.

# damien-duff - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Trapattoni wanted to talk to Mrs Duff about Damien's retirement

And you’ll never guess where he received his golden 100th cap.

# damien-duff - Sunday 16 June, 2013

The best and muddiest pictures from the gruelling Hell and Back Challenge

If only we didn’t have to work today, we would’ve rocked that course.

Snapshot: Damien Duff made it through Hell And Back this weekend

Is there anything he can’t do?

# damien-duff - Friday 22 February, 2013

One more year: Damien Duff signs new deal with Fulham

“I will always give 100% for the chairman and the club, and I look forward to another season playing at Craven Cottage, which really is a special ground.”

# damien-duff - Tuesday 5 February, 2013

'Instead of playing chess with Duffer, I'm playing Mario Kart with Robbie Brady'

Ireland’s Player of the Year for 2012 Keith Andrews speaks about being one of the squad’s most senior members.

# damien-duff - Friday 11 January, 2013

Kelly poised for a fresh start at Reading

The Dublin defender has undergone a medical with the struggling Premier League side and is expected to make a permanent move from Fulham.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

As it happened: West Brom v Fulham, Premier League

Steve Clarke’s men had a chance to go fourth with a win in floodgate-opening style.

# damien-duff - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Remember these? The 17 iconic moments that defined Euro 2012

It seems like a lifetime ago now.. but relive the madness with this collection of images.

# damien-duff - Friday 14 December, 2012

Fantasyland: Premier League unpredictability becoming predictable

We assess the footballers to pick and avoid ahead of Gameweek 17.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'I don’t want James McClean getting all the attention' - Stephen Hunt

The midfielder believes Giovanni Trapattoni wants the best for Ireland but will not be expecting a warm ‘hello’ any time soon.

# damien-duff - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Report: Sunderland get back on track against 10-man Fulham

Carlos Cuellar, Stephane Sessegnon and even Steven Fletcher got on the scoresheet for Martin O’Neill’s men.

# damien-duff - Monday 29 October, 2012

Luxury Cottage: Jol happy with attacking headache

The Dutchman describes his weekly choice between Dimitar Berbatov, Hugo Rodallega and Bryan Ruiz as a ‘luxury problem’.

# damien-duff - Friday 19 October, 2012

Scouting mission: 5 grounds Trap should visit this weekend

The Italian and his assistant are believed to be attending top flight games in England.

# damien-duff - Sunday 14 October, 2012

BOD: I can’t convince Damien Duff to make an Ireland comeback

The Irish rugby captain believes the Fulham midfielder is ‘incredibly professional’ and is enjoying is football away from the shackles of the international game.

# damien-duff - Monday 8 October, 2012

'I respect his decision' -- Duffer isn't coming back, says Trap

The Italian said the Fulham winger will not be changing his mind on his retirement decision.

# damien-duff - Saturday 22 September, 2012

From Debates, weights and Damien Duff: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Debates, weights and Damien Duff: The week in numbers

Plus – which Irish area has been keeping all the single people to itself? And how little confidence is ‘confidence’?

# damien-duff - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Duff to retain 100 caps despite Hungary error, say FAI

It was thought that the former Ireland winger had been robbed of one of his international caps due to an administrative mistake.

# damien-duff - Friday 7 September, 2012

Preview: A new journey begins, as Ireland face Kazakhstan

Both players and manager alike need to convince following a disappointing Euro 2012 campaign, writes Sean Duffy.

# damien-duff - Monday 3 September, 2012

Irish Eye: Clark shows Trapattoni what he's missing

Meanwhile, David Meyler was given a chance to impress, as Sunderland took on Swansea.

# damien-duff - Saturday 1 September, 2012

As it happened: West Ham v Fulham, Premier League

We went minute-by-minute, as Andy Carroll made an impressive debut for the hosts.

# damien-duff - Thursday 30 August, 2012

YouTube Top 10: because Paul O’Connell shouldn’t give up the day job

The Munster boys as shop assistants, Novak Djokovic is proposed to by a young boy and remembering Duffer.

# damien-duff - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Premier League Saturday: Three things we learned today

A Welsh club briefly sat atop the English Premier League. And deservedly so.

Farewell to an old friend as Duff departs the stage

The end should have been kinder to a man who endeared himself to the Irish sporting public like few others for 14 years, writes Sean Duffy.

# damien-duff - Friday 24 August, 2012

Duff calls it a day as Trap names squad for Kazakhstan trip

The veteran winger has announced his international retirement.

In pictures: Damien Duff's international career Farewell Duffer This post contains images

In pictures: Damien Duff's international career

The legendary winger announced his retirement from the Irish team today.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

John Delaney: Shay Given was certainly one of our greatest players

The FAI chief executive said club pressures may have led the goalkeeper to announce his international retirement.

This is what the back of the Ireland team bus looks like today...

The squad has paid tribute to goalkeeper Shay Given after news that the record caps holder has called time on his international career.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Fringe players must earn Trap's trust in Serbia, says Stapleton

Stapleton feels that the Ireland squad for next month’s friendly has the right balance of experiment and experience.

# damien-duff - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Opinion: The more things change, the more they stay the same for Ireland

Whether Trapattoni really does intend to ring the changes for the World Cup qualifiers is unclear, writes Paul Fennessy.

# damien-duff - Friday 20 July, 2012

Senior pros set to miss out on Serbia squad - reports Boys In Green This post contains a poll

Senior pros set to miss out on Serbia squad - reports

Shay Given, Richard Dunne, Robbie Keane and Damien Duff could all sit out next month’s trip to Serbia, according to reports this morning.

# damien-duff - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Out of 10? Here's the Irish squad's tournament ratings

As the dust settles on Ireland’s Euro 2012 campaign, Miguel Delaney runs the rule over each squad member.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

I wasn't too loyal to old guard, insists Trapattoni

“In your job, when you get old, if they gave you a pension and say. ‘Go’ without respect, what would you think?” asked the Italian today.

# damien-duff - Monday 18 June, 2012

Ireland v Italy preview: Trap hoping old boys can go out with a bang in Poznan

The manager has picked a familiar looking XI for what may well be a swansong for the likes of Shay Given and Damien Duff.

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In pictures: Irish fans gear up for Italy game in Poznan

The Boys in Green are preparing for the last hurrah at the European Championships in Poland. And so are the fans.

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LIVE: Euro 2012, day 11

If you’ve got any fight left in you, it’s Italy next up in Poznan tonight for the Boys in Green. Join us as we count down to kick-off.