# Leon Best

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# Criticism
Mick McCarthy says former Ireland international won't play for club again
Leon Best has endured a difficult spell in the Championship with Ipswich.
# Irish Eye
Mick McCarthy's Ipswich replace one Irish striker with another
Leon Best arrives to replace Daryl Murphy.
# Speculation
5 Irish players who could be on the move before the transfer window closes
Jeff Hendrick and others who may make a switch in the coming days.
# cracker
Ireland's Shane Duffy scored an absolute thunderbolt today
The Derry native was not the only Irishman on target in the Championship today.
# Irish Abroad
Championship strugglers sign second Irish international in the space of 24 hours
Stephen Kelly and Leon Best have been brought in to aid Rotherham’s survival bid.
# Pastures new
Ireland striker Leon Best makes Derby move
The 27-year-old joins Steve McClaren’s side on a season-long loan.
# Marching orders
Richard Dunne was sent off for a foul on Irish teammate Leon Best last night
The central defender conceded a 33rd minute penalty for his challenge on the Sheffield Wednesday forward.
# Transfer News
Departures Lounge: Is Liverpool target Ince set for Monaco move?
Plus, the Irish striker potentially on his way to Palace and West Ham are looking to sell Ravel Morrison for HOW MUCH?
Leon Best scored a last minute equaliser for Blackburn today
But do you think Trap was watching?
It's official: Leon Best completes move to Blackburn
The striker leaves Newcastle United having made 42 appearances for the club.
# Transfer Gossip
Best on the verge of Blackburn switch - reports
The Irish striker is out of favour at Newcastle and is believed to have had a medical at the Lancashire club today ahead of a move.
# Euro 2012
Pardew: Trap should come to Newcastle if he thinks Leon Best is lazy
“I still don’t know where he gets that from. Perhaps he should come up here and see him play. How many times has he been up here to see him. Never?”
# Boys in Green
Irish Eye: Duffer hits his half-century at Blackburn
Damien Duff hit the 50-goal milestone on Saturday, but he wasn’t the only familiar face to get his name on the scoresheet. Here’s how the Boys in Green got on across the water this weekend.
# WTF?
WATCH: How to look like Leon Best
What? Like you haven’t tried it already.
# G'wan
Newcastle put Best foot forward
A 37th-minute strike from Republic of Ireland striker Leon Best was enough to edge Newcastle United past Mark Hughes’s Queens Park Rangers.
# Injury Update
Doyle and O'Shea ready for second leg
Giovanni Trapattoni says that Kevin Doyle and John O’Shea are likely to start against Estonia on Tuesday.
# Injury Update
Trap optimistic on O'Shea's recovery
The Italian said that a final decision will be taken on Leon Best’s fitness tomorrow.
# misfortune
Lawrence ruled out of Estonia games
Meanwhile, Ireland remain hopeful that Leon Best and John O’Shea will be fit for the play-off encounters.
# Firepower Worry
Fresh injury concern for Trap as Best limps off
Toe and groin injuries could force Leon Best out of Ireland’s play-off fixtures against Estonia.
# Opinion
Fantasyland: When the going gets tough... use your Wildcard
David Silva and John Terry are among the players you should think twice about having in your fantasy team this week.
# Ready or Not?
Trapattoni hopeful on Ireland's walking wounded
The Republic of Ireland boss is optimistic that both Robbie Keane and Shane Long could play some part in next month’s Euro 2012 playoff.
# Have your say
Poll: did Trap get his squad decision right?
It could be the last squad Giovanni Trapattoni ever names with Ireland. Do you think it’s the right one for the play-offs?
# Early Doors
The Morning Score: Friday
Here’s all we need to know to stay ahead of the game this weekend.
# Boys in Green
Irish Eye: Treacy on target, but Burnley fall short
Want to know how your favourite Irish footballers got on across the water this weekend? Well that’s handy, because we’ve got all the details right here. Andy Reid scored…
# Boys in Green
Irish Eye: Best on the double for Newcastle
Read about Leon’s goals and more in our weekly review of Ireland’s representatives in England and Scotland.
# Ireland's call
Ireland vows to repay Newcastle fans after warm reception on debut
Cobhman reflects on ‘touching’ ovation from St James’ Park faithful as he was introduced against Manchester United.
# Expensive Night Out
Ireland and Best to be disciplined for nightclub visit, says Pardew
The final bill for the Irish pair’s Friday night on the tiles has yet to be totted up it seems.
# Good Scot!
Trap: McCarthy to face Macedonia
Robbie Keane and Richard Dunne hopeful of featuring in crucial Euro 2012 qualifier.
# Caught Out
Ireland and Best 'sorry' for nightclub pictures
Irish pair apologise for being pictured in Newcastle nightclub the evening before a big Premier League game.
# Greenscene
Irish eye: the greening of the Premier League on a good weekend for our boys
It’s was a promising round of Premier League games for Trap’s boys ahead of the Carling Nations Cup kick-off tomorrow night.
# Greenscene
Irish Eye: Premier League review
It was a vert mixed mid-week schedule for the Irish with a hat-trick and a heart-breaking injury amongst the talking points.
# Adrian Lewis
The weekly YouTube round up: because it's almost the weekend again
Take some time out. Here’s the virals this week .
# Premier League
Premier League mop-up: Farewell Woy, we hardly knew ye
Liverpool lose 3-1 at Blackburn, City and Arsenal play the best 0-0 draw you’ll ever see, and Newcastle thrash West Ham.
# Boys in Green
Irish eyes: Ciaran Clark takes the headlines after top-flight double
It was a good weekend for the Boys in Green in England and Scotland’s top flights.