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#James McClean

# james-mcclean - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Ireland's James McClean named Player of the Year at Stoke City

The 31-year-old winger scored seven goals and assisted seven more during his 36 appearances.

# james-mcclean - Thursday 16 July, 2020

James McClean 'a little bit annoyed' about lack of public support from Irish team-mates

McClean spoke up this week about the abuse he has endured as a player in England for nine years.

# james-mcclean - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

James McClean frustrated by lack of support following nine years of abuse

The Ireland and Stoke winger has received racial and sectarian abuse.

# james-mcclean - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Joy for Michael O'Neill as Stoke pick up vital win

The Potters eased their relegation worries with a comfortable 2-0 win over fellow strugglers Birmingham.

# james-mcclean - Monday 13 April, 2020

O'Neill: 'James is such a willing, whole-hearted player, he just at times needs a little bit of guidance'

The Stoke City boss has heaped praise on James McClean.

# james-mcclean - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

James McClean splashes his cash to keep children’s hospice in business

Irish international praised for his generosity after his secret donation was made public.

# james-mcclean - Sunday 5 April, 2020

'The online abuse I get is upsetting,' says James McClean

Irish international speaks out against trolls.

# james-mcclean - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

'It said ‘I hope your kids get coronavirus' and 'I hope they die in a house fire’' - Patrick McClean defends brother James

The Ireland winger was fined two weeks’ wages by his club Stoke City last week for an ill-judged Instagram post.

# james-mcclean - Friday 27 March, 2020

James McClean fined and ‘apologises unreservedly’ for Instagram balaclava post

‘I never wanted to cause any offence but I now realise that I did so and for that I apologise unreservedly.’

# james-mcclean - Thursday 19 March, 2020

'Hopefully people will remember to be there for each other and not tear each other down after all this'

James McClean tells The42 why he felt compelled to contribute to a €25,000 League of Ireland emergency fund, and his hope that it will lead to further support.

Irish internationals donate €25,000 to League of Ireland players affected by coronavirus shutdown

James McClean, Enda Stevens and Kevin Long were among the clients of Graham Barrett’s company, Integrity Sports, to make the gesture.

# james-mcclean - Friday 14 February, 2020

McCarthy hopeful on McClean injury ahead of Slovakia play-off

The Stoke attacker is a doubt for the make-or-break clash.

# james-mcclean - Thursday 13 February, 2020

James McClean emerges as doubt for Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off

The Derry native faces ‘several weeks’ on the sidelines.

# james-mcclean - Saturday 8 February, 2020

James McClean boosts Stoke's survival hopes with sixth goal of the season

The Derry native scored the Potters’ opener against Charlton Athletic.

# james-mcclean - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

McClean: My daughter has asked about the abuse; it's not a nice conversation to have

The Republic of Ireland midfielder also discussed his support for an All-Island domestic league.

# james-mcclean - Saturday 25 January, 2020

McClean on target as Stoke climb up Championship table

The Ireland international secured the points after Sam Clucas had opened the scoring against his old team.

# james-mcclean - Monday 13 January, 2020

'Disgraceful anti-Irish and sectarian abuse' - Support for James McClean after latest controversy

Kick it Out have defended the player after the latest incident in this weekend’s match between Stoke and Millwall.

# james-mcclean - Friday 10 January, 2020

Stoke City insist 'perpetrators should be held accountable' in show of support for McClean

The Championship club issued a statement this afternoon.

# james-mcclean - Friday 3 January, 2020

Barnsley charged over alleged sectarian abuse of Ireland and Stoke winger James McClean

McClean was the target of sectarian chants in the lead-up to Remembrance Sunday.

PFA statement condemns 'vile abuse' of Ireland international James McClean

‘It has become clear that this type of abuse is on the rise and is becoming a weekly occurrence for James.’

# james-mcclean - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Huddersfield Town investigating sectarian abuse directed at James McClean

The club’s game against Stoke City was paused momentarily after the Ireland winger reported the abuse.

# james-mcclean - Thursday 26 December, 2019

James McClean on target as dramatic win lifts Stoke out of relegation zone

Elsewhere, West Brom dropped points at the top as Middlesbrough continue to inch up the table.

# james-mcclean - Monday 18 November, 2019

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Denmark

Ireland’s hopes of automatic qualification ended on a disappointing night for Mick McCarthy’s men.

# james-mcclean - Saturday 16 November, 2019

'If it was up to some lads I wouldn't kick a ball again, but they've no education in the game'

James McClean is at odds with his critics ahead of Ireland’s must-win Euro 2020 qualifier with Denmark.

# james-mcclean - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

FA to investigate anti-IRA chants aimed at James McClean - reports

The Irish international was abused by sections of the home support during Stoke City’s 4-2 win over Barnsley at Oakwell.

# james-mcclean - Sunday 10 November, 2019

James McClean and football’s unhealthy obsession with depoliticising the poppy, and the week's best sportswriting

Plus, the New Yorker’s Louisa Thomas on the ham-handed, money-driven mangling of Sports Illustrated and Deadspin.

# james-mcclean - Sunday 20 October, 2019

Ireland football matches are like Groundhog Day Opinion This post contains videos

Ireland football matches are like Groundhog Day

With Irish football, the more things change, the more they stay the same, writes Paul Fennessy.

# james-mcclean - Friday 27 September, 2019

James McClean goal not enough as Stoke's disastrous start continues Woe

James McClean goal not enough as Stoke's disastrous start continues

Meanwhile, Nottingham Forest’s victory saw them go top of the Championship.

# james-mcclean - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie James McClean awarded €71k over defamatory remark made by former UUP councillor Back Of The Net

James McClean awarded €71k over defamatory remark made by former UUP councillor

McClean brought a defamation action against Chris McGimpsey.

# james-mcclean - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Watch: The goal that sent the Aviva wild tonight Joy This post contains videos

Watch: The goal that sent the Aviva wild tonight

David McGoldrick scored his first international game to earn Ireland a draw.

# james-mcclean - Saturday 1 June, 2019

'The football authorities are a bunch of hypocrites...if you’re a white Irishman, nobody cares'

James McClean received vile sectarian abuse in a birthday card last month, and is furious at the lack of action.

# james-mcclean - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Vile abuse sent to James McClean condemned for 'bringing shame upon the sport'

Anti-discrimination group Kick it Out have branded the abuse sent to the Irish international on a birthday card a ‘disgrace.’

# james-mcclean - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Tennis balls rain down on the Aviva Stadium in anti-FAI protest Unimpressed This post contains videos

Tennis balls rain down on the Aviva Stadium in anti-FAI protest

The incident took place in the 33rd minute, just before Conor Hourihane gave Ireland the lead.

'He said he was a proud Irishman. Then he said he was a proud Englishman. I don't buy it'

James McClean has voiced his frustration at players switching allegiances in international football.

# james-mcclean - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie James McClean wins apology and damages after Ulster Unionist Party councillor's 'defamatory remarks' James McClean

James McClean wins apology and damages after Ulster Unionist Party councillor's 'defamatory remarks'

Last November UUP councillor Chris McGimpsey appeared on BBC Radio Ulster where he made remarks about James McClean.

# james-mcclean - Monday 11 March, 2019

Investigation begins as QPR condemn fans who directed abuse at McClean

The club is seeking to identify fans who targeted the Ireland international during Saturday’s game.

# james-mcclean - Saturday 16 February, 2019

James McClean capitalises on comical Ipswich defending, Maguire and co held by O'Neill's Forest Irish Eye This post contains videos

James McClean capitalises on comical Ipswich defending, Maguire and co held by O'Neill's Forest

Meanwhile, Irish striker Simon Cox scored a hat-trick in League One today.

# james-mcclean - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Quiz: How well do you remember Ireland’s 2018 campaign?

How closely were you paying attention to the Boys in Green over the past 12 months?

# james-mcclean - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie James McClean praised after paying for number of homeless people to stay in Derry hotel Class Act

James McClean praised after paying for number of homeless people to stay in Derry hotel

The 29 year-old and his wife Erin paid for accommodation and food for six people.

# james-mcclean - Monday 12 November, 2018

'If James had been in top form then maybe things wouldn’t quite go the way they have'

Stoke boss Gary Rowett is unsure whether the club’s fans will continue to support McClean, while Martin O’Neill has said he will talk with the player.

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