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Dublin: 11°C Tuesday 24 November 2020


# omission - Sunday 8 November, 2020

Shane Duffy dropped, as 'more motivated' Celtic respond

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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'

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# omission - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

No place for Messi in's Team of the Year

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

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