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#Glenn Whelan

# glenn-whelan - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Why Glenn Whelan should be a role model to footballers everywhere

The Irish midfielder is set to represent his country for the last time against Northern Ireland tonight.

'My background was brought up and there was a thing written about a car I was driving'

Glenn Whelan says ‘personal’ criticism was partially behind his decision to shun the media for years.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

18-year-old Ireland striker unlikely to feature against Denmark as he considers international future

Martin O’Neill says he spoke to the youngster about his eligibility during the week.

'The phone hasn't stopped. There are people coming from everywhere. My little lad is going to be mascot'

Glenn Whelan is set to make his final Ireland appearance on Thursday.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

'Maybe he didn't get the appreciation he deserved at times'

Robbie Brady has paid tribute to Ireland team-mate Glenn Whelan, who is set to retire from international duty.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

After 84 caps, Glenn Whelan set to bow out of international football

The 34-year-old midfielder has become a regular fixture in the Irish side since making his debut against Serbia in 2008.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Ireland international Hourihane starts as he means to go on with impressive hat-trick Take A Bow This post contains videos

Ireland international Hourihane starts as he means to go on with impressive hat-trick

Glenn Whelan was also on target for Aston Villa against Walsall.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

It's an absolutely huge couple of days for these 16 Irish footballers

Cork-born midfielder Conor Hourihane is among the players hoping to help Aston Villa gain promotion to the Premier League.

# glenn-whelan - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Hourihane and Whelan the heroes as Aston Villa come out on top in six goal thriller Heroes And Villains This post contains videos

Hourihane and Whelan the heroes as Aston Villa come out on top in six goal thriller

Aston Villa’s march towards promotion continued on Saturday with a 4-2 win away to Sheffield Wednesday.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Stoke missing Glenn Whelan, Mourinho's lack of class and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why Liverpool are improving under Jurgen Klopp.

# glenn-whelan - Sunday 29 October, 2017

No joy for Irish trio as one of English football's biggest derbies ends goalless

Conor Hourihane and Glenn Whelan both started, while Scott Hogan was introduced off the bench.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

3 winners and losers from Ireland's latest international week

The Boys in Green’s qualification hopes hang by a thread after last night’s result.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 4 September, 2017

Analysis: Roy Keane watches on as Ireland's midfield struggles Problems This post contains videos

Analysis: Roy Keane watches on as Ireland's midfield struggles

Harry Arter and Glenn Whelan struggled to influence the game on a difficult night against Georgia.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 28 August, 2017

'Glenn doesn't get the credit he deserves. You don't play in the PL for 10 years without being very good'

Conor Hourihane feels his Aston Villa and Ireland team-mate is underappreciated.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Glenn Whelan bagged an own-goal and four more Irish players were on the scoresheet last night Football League This post contains videos

Glenn Whelan bagged an own-goal and four more Irish players were on the scoresheet last night

Daryl Murphy, Conor Hourihane, Aiden O’Brien and David Meyler were all on target in the Championship.

# glenn-whelan - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Glenn Whelan aiming for Premier League return as he signs two-year contract with Aston Villa

The 81-cap Ireland midfielder ends a nine year stay with Stoke City.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 10 July, 2017

Swansea star valued at €56 million, Man United target Monaco midfielder and all today's transfer gossip

The Welsh side are reluctant to part with Gylfi Sigurdsson, while the Red Devils want Tiemoué Bakayoko.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Derby pull out of race to sign Glenn Whelan - reports

The 33-year-old Ireland international is expected to leave Stoke this summer

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Glenn Whelan one of Stoke's 'best-ever signings'

The Ireland international has impressed since joining the club in 2008.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Ireland's Glenn Whelan could be set for Championship move

Aston Villa are attempting to sign the player, according to reports.

# glenn-whelan - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Here's what the Ireland starting XI to face Austria should be

Martin O’Neill faces some tough decisions ahead of Sunday’s game.

# glenn-whelan - Friday 31 March, 2017

I'd go up against my own granny! - Hughes has no problem with Whelan-Allen clash

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has eased concerns about a falling-out between team-mates Glenn Whelan and Joe Allen.

# glenn-whelan - Sunday 26 March, 2017

'Glenn Whelan should have been sent off:' The British media reaction to Ireland-Wales

The tackle on Seamus Coleman was naturally the main talking point.

# glenn-whelan - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared tonight

Martin O’Neill’s men earned a hard-fought victory over Moldova.

Wes Hoolahan and Glenn Whelan start in Ireland team to face Moldova

Martin O’Neill has made two enforced changes from Thursday’s win over Georgia.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 5 September, 2016

Dunphy calls for Glenn Whelan to be dropped after disjointed Ireland display

Eamon Dunphy also suggested that the Irish management “needs to get its act together”.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

He was a star at Euro 2016 but Liverpool are set to sell 'the Welsh Xavi'

And it could mean trouble for a certain Republic of Ireland international too.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

'Few players can have provided such value for money' - Whelan signs new deal with Stoke

The Ireland midfielder commits his future to the Potters.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 27 June, 2016

5 Ireland players who could retire now that the Euros are over

Shay Given and others are expected to hang up their boots in the coming days.

# glenn-whelan - Friday 24 June, 2016

James McCarthy deserves a sustained run in his best position for Ireland

The Hamilton Academical youth product was magnificent in the Irish team’s 1-0 victory over Italy.

# glenn-whelan - Thursday 7 April, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Spieth sparkles at Augusta, Bowe is back and all today's sport

Elsewhere, it was a great day for Willie Mullins while the Irish Women’s football team racked up an impressive Euro qualifier win.

Freak accident could rob Glenn Whelan of 100% Premier League record

The Ireland midfielder is a doubt for Stoke’s meeting with Liverpool this weekend after injuring his back getting out of the car.

# glenn-whelan - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Southampton spoil Glenn Whelan's 300th Stoke appearance

Meanwhile, Bournemouth took a big step towards Premier League survival today.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 1 February, 2016

Bad news for Glenn Whelan? Stoke break the bank for new defensive midfielder

Meanwhile, Marc Wilson’s Euro 2016 hopes have been dealt a blow.

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

Whelan desperate for success against former club

Ireland international hoping Potters can make last four for first time since 1972.

# glenn-whelan - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Analysis: What does Glenn Whelan actually do for Ireland?

The Stoke midfielder has his detractors, but the role he performs with Martin O’Neill’s team is invaluable.

# glenn-whelan - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Analysis: Lack of confidence and individual errors cost Ireland automatic Euros spot

We take a comprehensive look at the issues that hampered the Irish team’s campaign.

# glenn-whelan - Monday 12 October, 2015

5 winners and losers after Ireland secure Euro 2016 play-off berth

It was a mixed week for the Boys in Green.

Time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch their innate conservatism

The Boys in Green are facing a Euro 2016 playoff after losing to Poland last night

# glenn-whelan - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Does Martin O'Neill not know his 'best team' or is the term redundant?

The Ireland boss has been criticised for his inconsistent selections recently.

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