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#Wes Hoolahan

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

One Irishman makes our Euro 2016 best XI from the first round of games

We select the most impressive players from the tournament’s opening matches.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Analysis: Are diamonds forever for Martin O'Neill and Ireland? Analysis This post contains videos

Analysis: Are diamonds forever for Martin O'Neill and Ireland?

The team didn’t fully embrace the system while certain players seemed uncomfortable with new responsibilities.

Finally, Wes Hoolahan shines bright on the international stage

In the most highly pressurised situation of his career and with Europe watching, the 34-year-old is prospering.

Millwall scout said Wes Hoolahan was 'too small'

The former-Shelbourne-player-turned-Ireland-hero has spent a large portion of his career in the lower leagues

# wes-hoolahan - Monday 13 June, 2016

Wonderful Weso and more talking points from Ireland's 1-1 draw with Sweden

Focus turns to Bordeaux and Belgium as Sweden deny Ireland in Paris.

Ibra ruins fairytale for 'the man that Trap forgot' as Sweden hold Ireland

Martin O’Neill’s men took the lead after a commanding first-half performance, but Zlatan forced an equaliser.

'The boys should be proud of themselves' - Hoolahan hails performance in Paris

The Norwich maestro put in an impressive display.

Wes Hoolahan's absolutely beautiful half-volley cancelled out by sickening OG

Ireland led Ibra and co. for 23 wondrous minutes.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 4 June, 2016

'Sometimes you think it will never happen' - Hoolahan thankful to reach a major tournament at last

It has been a long time coming for the 34-year-old schemer.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Controversial Wes Hoolahan substitution and more Premier League talking points

Plus, why Roberto Martinez’s position at Everton now looks untenable.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 17 April, 2016

'You have to do an awful lot of work to get kids out playing now'

Ireland’s newly appointed U19s boss, Tom Mohan, chats to The42 about the state of underage football in this country.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Wes Hoolahan and John O'Shea left on the bench for crucial relegation clash

Meanwhile, Robbie Brady starts for Norwich in what will be his 40th appearance this season in all competitions

# wes-hoolahan - Friday 1 April, 2016

Do you agree with the 4 Ireland midfielders John Giles thinks should start at Euro 2016?

The veteran pundit gave his selections on Newstalk’s Off the Ball last night.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Analysis: Could the diamond formation be a viable option for Ireland at the Euros?

Martin O’Neill tried out the system against Slovakia at the Aviva Stadium the other night.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Qualification heroes Walters, Hoolahan and Brady to battle it out for FAI Player of the Year

The winners of all the international awards will be announced at the annual ceremony this Sunday.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Another injury worry for Martin O'Neill in today's Premier League action

Shane Long, Harry Arter and John O’Shea all picked up injuries midweek.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Can Shane Long hurt Man United and more Premier League talking points

Meanwhile, Leicester, Arsenal and Man City all face difficult games.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Competition for Hoolahan as Norwich pay €10m for Naismith

The Canaries have confirmed the arrival of the Scottish international from Everton.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Wes Hoolahan inspires Norwich comeback to earn a valuable point against Everton

The Irish midfielder starred for the hosts.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Irish stars Keane, Hoolahan, Long and Brady hit up Temple Bar pub for a good old sing-song Open Mic Night This post contains videos

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Eamon Dunphy and Liam Brady made a bet after last night's Bosnia-Ireland game

The RTÉ panellists have contrasting views on Norwich midfielder Wes Hoolahan.

Should the game have been postponed and more Bosnia-Ireland talking points

The Boys in Green earned a hard-fought 1-1 draw in Zenica on Friday evening.

# wes-hoolahan - Friday 13 November, 2015

Judge to replace Hoolahan and 4 more Ireland-Bosnia talking points

Also, Murphy’s time to shine and set pieces could be key.

Wes Hoolahan on his 'Dad' Eamon Dunphy and the selection controversy in Poland

The Norwich and Ireland star is expected to feature against Bosnia tonight.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Can Wes Hoolahan start both games against Bosnia?

Ireland boss says there will be “a great deal of player management” as Ireland face two games in 72 hours.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Who do you think has been the best Irish footballer this year? Poll This post contains a poll

Who do you think has been the best Irish footballer this year?

The PFAI nominations for ‘best overseas player’ were announced today.

# wes-hoolahan - Monday 12 October, 2015

Time for Martin O'Neill and Ireland to ditch their innate conservatism

The Boys in Green are facing a Euro 2016 playoff after losing to Poland last night

'Martin O'Neill doesn't trust Wes Hoolahan'

The Norwich midfielder was omitted from Ireland’s starting lineup against Poland, much to the dismay of Eamon Dunphy.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 11 October, 2015

Lewandowski sends Ireland to the playoffs after chaotic night in Warsaw

Ireland head to the playoffs after defeat in Poland.

No Wes Hoolahan as Ireland make five changes for Poland showdown

Wessi is on the bench in Warsaw.

Here's what we think the Ireland starting XI should be tonight

Martin O’Neill has some difficult decisions to make ahead of this evening’s game.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

'It’s not ideal but what do you do?' - Hoolahan joins Ireland's growing injury list

The number of possible absentees is mounting as the Boys in Green prepare for Thursday’s Euro 2016 qualifier with Germany.

# wes-hoolahan - Monday 28 September, 2015

An Irishman topped the Premier League assist charts at the weekend

The Norwich midfielder laid on an assist for Nathan Redmond’s goal against West Ham.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 17 September, 2015

5 things for Martin O'Neill to consider ahead of the Ireland squad announcement

The form of Darren Randolph and other thoughts ahead of Thursday’s press conference.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

How ‘The Irish Messi’ made the difference at the weekend

The midfielder made a telling contribution in the 3-1 victory over Bournemouth.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 13 September, 2015

Is the title already beyond Chelsea and 5 thoughts from this weekend's Premier League

Also, Man United have bragging rights over Liverpool, Leicester still unbeaten and Wes Hoolahan is flying at Norwich.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 12 September, 2015

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Does Martin O'Neill not know his 'best team' or is the term redundant?

The Ireland boss has been criticised for his inconsistent selections recently.

# wes-hoolahan - Friday 4 September, 2015

A tidy Christie finish and a Keane brace helps Ireland to easy win over Gibraltar

The Derby man has scored on his competitive debut for the Boys in Green.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Analysis: Two of the Premier League's most creative players last weekend were Irish

Both Stephen Ireland and Wes Hoolahan were instrumental for their clubs on Saturday.