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# omission - Sunday 27 December, 2020

'Ireland’s leading goalscorer and all-time caps holder had been spectacularly snubbed'
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'Ireland’s leading goalscorer and all-time caps holder had been spectacularly snubbed'

Dec 27th 2020, 12:00 PM 107,478 Views 59 Comments

Read an extract from the acclaimed ‘Champagne Football’.

# omission - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Shane Duffy dropped, as 'more motivated' Celtic respond
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Shane Duffy dropped, as 'more motivated' Celtic respond

Nov 8th 2020, 3:11 PM 11,356 Views 5 Comments

The Irish defender had a torrid time on Thursday, but was brought on in the 78th minute.

# omission - Friday 23 August, 2019

Pochettino explains high-profile duo's absence
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Pochettino explains high-profile duo's absence

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:42 PM 12,535 Views 1 Comment

Jan Vertonghen and Victor Wanyama have been left out of Spurs’ opening two games.

# omission - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Gareth Bale snubbed again by Zidane
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Gareth Bale snubbed again by Zidane

Aug 7th 2019, 7:16 PM 13,244 Views 35 Comments

The Real Madrid star was omitted from squad to face Red Bull Salzburg in a friendly.

# omission - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Guardiola confirms De Bruyne dropped for tactical reasons
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Guardiola confirms De Bruyne dropped for tactical reasons

Apr 10th 2019, 12:15 AM 6,801 Views 10 Comments

The manager defended his decision to leave the midfielder out of the first XI against Spurs, insisting Manchester City played well

# omission - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Mario Balotelli not fit enough to play for Italy - Mancini
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Mario Balotelli not fit enough to play for Italy - Mancini

Mar 19th 2019, 10:34 PM 7,693 Views 6 Comments

The Azzurri begin their campaign to reach the European finals playing Finland on Saturday.

# omission - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Sean Cronin set to miss out on Ireland squad for final Six Nations games
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Sean Cronin set to miss out on Ireland squad for final Six Nations games

Mar 5th 2019, 5:26 PM 33,960 Views 67 Comments

Ulster’s Rob Herring is set to come into Joe Schmidt’s extended training squad.

# omission - Thursday 30 August, 2018

'I was aware of his history but that wasn’t anything to do with it'
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'I was aware of his history but that wasn’t anything to do with it'

Aug 30th 2018, 12:51 PM 37,583 Views 13 Comments

Wales boss Ryan Giggs says Neil Taylor was left out of the squad for footballing reasons.

# omission - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

'Sane obviously wasn’t up to the standard of what he expected from him'
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'Sane obviously wasn’t up to the standard of what he expected from him'

Jun 6th 2018, 10:39 PM 7,177 Views 1 Comment

Ex-Liverpool star Didi Hamann was surprised at the Man City youngster’s exclusion from the Germany squad.

# omission - Monday 21 May, 2018

Nainggolan left out of Belgium's provisional World Cup squad, Januzaj called up
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Nainggolan left out of Belgium's provisional World Cup squad, Januzaj called up

May 21st 2018, 12:30 PM 11,111 Views 12 Comments

Roberto Martinez has named his 28-man provisional panel, with the Roma midfielder a notable absentee.

# omission - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

England goalkeeper Joe Hart told he's not in World Cup squad - reports
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England goalkeeper Joe Hart told he's not in World Cup squad - reports

May 15th 2018, 1:40 PM 10,736 Views 16 Comments

Gareth Southgate is believed to have opted against taking the 75-times-capped stopper to Russia.

# omission - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Joe Schmidt says Tadhg Beirne's Ireland situation is 'complicated'
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Joe Schmidt says Tadhg Beirne's Ireland situation is 'complicated'

Jan 24th 2018, 12:02 PM 17,235 Views 61 Comments

The Ireland boss indicated that the Scarlets lock will visit the national team during the Six Nations.

# omission - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Spain legend Iker Casillas was controversially dropped by Porto last night
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Spain legend Iker Casillas was controversially dropped by Porto last night

Oct 18th 2017, 2:03 PM 6,677 Views 1 Comment

Sergio Conceicao has stood by Jose Sa after the Porto goalkeeper failed to fill the boots of the former Real Madrid star.

# omission - Monday 17 October, 2016

No room for Wayne Rooney in Man United team to face Liverpool
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No room for Wayne Rooney in Man United team to face Liverpool

Oct 17th 2016, 7:04 PM 7,077 Views 8 Comments

Marcus Rashford starts in Jose Mourinho’s team for tonight’s big game.

# omission - Friday 5 August, 2016

Lionel Messi snubbed for UEFA Best Player in Europe Award final nominations
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Lionel Messi snubbed for UEFA Best Player in Europe Award final nominations

Aug 5th 2016, 6:27 PM 10,568 Views 21 Comments

The winner will be announced on 25 August, the day of the draw for the Champions League group stage.

# omission - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Ireland leave Jackson out of Six Nations opener as out-half returns to Ulster
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Ireland leave Jackson out of Six Nations opener as out-half returns to Ulster

Feb 4th 2016, 12:31 PM 16,820 Views 89 Comments

PJ won’t feature for Ireland against Wales this weekend.

# omission - Saturday 6 June, 2015

Former Tipp All-Ireland winning goalkeeper dropped by Kerry for Christy Ring Cup final
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Former Tipp All-Ireland winning goalkeeper dropped by Kerry for Christy Ring Cup final

Jun 6th 2015, 10:35 AM 9,151 Views 4 Comments

James Logue has been left out of the panel for today’s game at HQ.

# omission - Thursday 9 October, 2014

'I was surprised Alan didn't get an All-Star nod' - Bernard Brogan
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'I was surprised Alan didn't get an All-Star nod' - Bernard Brogan

Oct 9th 2014, 12:10 AM 4,652 Views 15 Comments

The Dublin star was not surprised his own name wasn’t in the mix.

# omission - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

No place for Messi in UEFA.com's Team of the Year
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No place for Messi in UEFA.com's Team of the Year

Jan 15th 2014, 3:26 PM 9,119 Views 27 Comments

The XI is voted by users of the European football governing body’s official website.

# omission - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Foley feels 'betrayed' after axing from Euro 2012 squad
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Foley feels 'betrayed' after axing from Euro 2012 squad

May 30th 2012, 8:31 AM 1,922 Views 23 Comments

The Wolves defender insists he was fit to play against Bosnia but was told to rest until he reached the training camp in Italy.