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#Niall Quinn

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Chelsea turned down the chance to sign a young James McClean

Niall Quinn revealed that the player’s age dissuaded the London club from making the move.

# niall-quinn - Friday 2 September, 2016

'Jeff can be anything. He's got a hell of a career ahead of him'

Burnley’s new record signing is set to play a major role in Ireland’s challenge for a place at the 2018 World Cup, says Niall Quinn.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'Ronaldo would come in and make Kath a cup of tea... He was a dream to work with'

Sky Sports presenter Hayley McQueen on her days media training Paul Pogba and observing a future superstar.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Niall Quinn concerned by lack of top-quality Irish strikers coming through

“It’s a problem, it’s a universal problem,” the ex-Sunderland and Arsenal striker says.

# niall-quinn - Friday 29 July, 2016

'Clubs have to convince themselves it was not a one-off' - Quinn on Hendrick's Euros brilliance

The former Ireland international says that teams have been in touch to ask him about the Derby midfielder.

# niall-quinn - Monday 4 April, 2016

'I was getting out of a country that was struggling and I don't regret it a day since'

In the mid-1980s, Ian Hennessy was playing for Cork City while earning a pound an hour working for a taxi company. He’s now a top collegiate coach in the United States.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Niall Quinn had a special reason to celebrate Dublin's Leinster U21 title win

The Irish soccer great saw his son Mikey win as part of the Dublin U21 panel.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Niall Quinn's son togged out for Dublin's U21s last night

And he wasn’t the only one of famous sporting stock at Parnell Park.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 23 January, 2016

From Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia Tragic

Irish man dies after falling into river in Australia

Niall Quinn, from Silverbridge, is believed to have fallen from a houseboat in a tragic accident.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 17 January, 2016

Billy Quinn, former Tipperary hurler and father of Niall, dies aged 80 RIP

Billy Quinn, former Tipperary hurler and father of Niall, dies aged 80

Quinn won minor All-Irelands with Tipp and later lined out for the Dubs.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 3 December, 2015

'There is something different about this Irish team'

Quinn backs Boys in Green to have a big impact at Euro 2016.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

'League of Ireland clubs have to stop selling players short' - Quinn

Irish sides must demand the money their players deserve if the domestic game is to improve, according to the Dubliner.

Quinn: Nobody will work harder than Gary Neville

But Irish legend warns former Manchester United player will have his work cut out adjusting to the pressures of a head coach role.

# niall-quinn - Monday 26 October, 2015

‘We’re losing too many talented young Irish players to the British system’

Niall Quinn talks to The42 about the increasing challenges facing aspiring professional footballers.

# niall-quinn - Friday 23 October, 2015

Niall Quinn on appearing in the photo that 'cursed' the Irish rugby team

The former Ireland striker was part of a picture that has gained a degree of notoriety of late

# niall-quinn - Thursday 8 October, 2015

# niall-quinn - Friday 4 September, 2015

Here are Ireland's 10 biggest-ever wins in international football

Here are Ireland's 10 biggest-ever wins in international football

The Boys in Green will be hoping to earn another comprehensive win this evening.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Is Niall Quinn interested in becoming FAI chief? 'I couldn't do the politics'

The Sky Sports pundit and ex-Ireland striker isn’t looking for a career change anytime soon.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Niall Quinn has an idea to fix Irish football and it involves selling TV rights to Africa

The Sky Sports pundit says the League of Ireland needs to be re-energised.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 14 May, 2015

How well do you remember Irish football's most infamous event?

This week marks the anniversary of the time when Roy Keane and Mick McCarthy fell out ahead of the 2002 World Cup.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 10 May, 2015

Power ranking the 10 best one-time-GAA-playing athletes

With the Championship coming back again, we look at the sports starts who could have made an impact if fate panned out differently.

# niall-quinn - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Niall Quinn gave a brilliant, heartfelt speech about ex-Ireland teammate Alan McLoughlin last night

“Whatever about the book, I want to commend Alan for breaking taboos and barriers down in an instant.”

# niall-quinn - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Roy Keane-Saipan debacle sparked by Iran pull-out - Niall Quinn

The Irish pundit compared the issue to the current debate on Raheem Sterling and England.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Opinion: Robbie Keane has been a great player, but it's time to give others a chance

The LA Galaxy striker was substituted after 63 minutes last night following an ineffectual display.

# niall-quinn - Monday 6 October, 2014

6 questions we want addressed in Roy Keane's new book

What happened between Keano and Dunphy? And how did Niall Quinn get him to come to Sunderland?

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Niall Quinn part of the selection committee tasked with finding new Fulham manager

Club owner Shahid Khan wants as much help as he can get as he seeks to make up for his last managerial appointment.

Here's the Man City team from March 1993 - when Totti made his Roma debut

The playmaker is expected to be involved later tonight as the two sides meet in the Champions League.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 13 September, 2014

'Is it time for us to think a little differently?' - Niall Quinn has a vision for Irish football

The ex-Ireland striker would love to get involved with the development of young players at grassroots level.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Quinn: I'd pick Forde over Given in goal for Georgia trip No1

Quinn: I'd pick Forde over Given in goal for Georgia trip

The ex-Ireland striker believes Martin O’Neill should stick with the current first choice keeper despite his predecessor’s return.

# niall-quinn - Saturday 24 May, 2014

'Van Gaal's wife wanted him to take the Sunderland job'

Niall Quinn recalls the time when he tried to lure the new United boss to the Stadium of Light.

'I can't wait for the UK reaction to players getting walloped and pretending they're not hurt'

Niall Quinn is looking forward to seeing British people’s response to GAA this summer.

Upcoming Ireland friendlies are 'more important than people think' - Quinn

The former Irish international also discusses Stephen Ireland’s future and James McCarthy’s recent links to Man United.

# niall-quinn - Monday 12 May, 2014

No Sky GAA move for Quinny - 'I won't be working or anything like that on GAA games'

The former Republic of Ireland striker is going to concentrate on following the Dub footballers and the Tipp hurlers this summer.

# niall-quinn - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish mam loses the head at son's surprise arrival home Wee Pet

Irish mam loses the head at son's surprise arrival home

He’d been gone for two years, TWO YEARS.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Flashback - Who were your childhood soccer heroes?

Paul McGrath, Roberto Baggio, Niall Quinn and Matthias Sammer are selected by our writers. But who was your favourite?

# niall-quinn - Saturday 2 November, 2013

In pictures: Brian O'Driscoll honoured at black-tie Convention Centre testimonial BOD

In pictures: Brian O'Driscoll honoured at black-tie Convention Centre testimonial

The Ireland rugby icon was the toast of Dublin last night.

# niall-quinn - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Dunphy: Martin O'Neill is the man we are looking for

FAI begin the hunt for next Ireland manager after parting ways with Giovanni Trapattoni.

# niall-quinn - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Quinn: Wigan a 'backwards step' for McClean -- now he's got to deliver

Is James McClean good enough to play at the highest level? He has to cut out the distractions and prove it, says Niall Quinn.

# niall-quinn - Friday 12 July, 2013

‘I’d take a chance on a 50-50 Richard Dunne’ — Niall Quinn

With the redoubtable defender still on the search for a club, Quinn says Dunne is a gamble worth taking.

# niall-quinn - Sunday 31 March, 2013

It’s exactly 20 years since Stan’s corner-kick goal against Northern Ireland Stan The Man This post contains videos

It’s exactly 20 years since Stan’s corner-kick goal against Northern Ireland

Three goals in the opening 28 minutes had Lansdowne Road roaring.