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#Wes Hoolahan

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Here's what the Ireland starting XI should be against Turkey this evening

Do you agree with our choice of team selection?

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 9 March, 2014

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Great craic in here lads! It's the sporting tweets of the week

Rob Kearney experiences a REAL rugby ruck and the nation says goodbye to a legend.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

'Every day in training I slot them away' - Long finds plenty of positives after Serbia defeat

Striker predicts a selection headache for Martin O’Neill after Wes Hoolahan’s man of the match performance.

Here's the Ireland team that starts against Serbia tonight

Glenn Whelan captains the side, while Derby’s Richard Keogh is named at centre-back.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Hughton expects Hoolahan to 'knuckle down' after failing to get a move

The Norwich boss believes the wantaway Irish international will act professionally and get on with it.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 1 February, 2014

5 winners and 5 losers from the January transfer window

We reflect on the ramifications for Wes Hoolahan, Aiden McGeady, Chelsea’s strikers and more.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 30 January, 2014

33 things that will definitely happen during Transfer Deadline Day tomorrow

We take you through what to expect, as the footballing equivalent of Christmas approaches.

# wes-hoolahan - Friday 24 January, 2014

Departures Lounge: Villa set to give up on Hoolahan deal

Meanwhile, United are considering a deal for Inter’s Fredy Guarín that would involve selling Javier Hernandez.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

"I had no option but to ask for transfer' - Hoolahan

The Norwich City midfielder’s request was rejected by the club it was confirmed last night.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Hoolahan on Norwich bench again but Hughton insists he's going nowhere

The Norwich midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to Aston Villa.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Norwich deny Hoolahan has handed in transfer request

The Premier League club are hoping to hold onto the attacking midfielder despite interest from Aston Villa.

# wes-hoolahan - Monday 6 January, 2014

Villa after a 'number 10' but Hughton unaware of Hoolahan interest

Paul Lambert says he is lacking a ‘specialist attacking midfielder’ and the Dubliner could be just what he needs.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 19 December, 2013

'There is nothing that irritated me more' - O'Neill

Ireland’s recently-appointed boss has promised not to make comments about players moving clubs after experiencing the impact first-hand.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Fan writes brilliant song about Wes Hoolahan’s life on the bench

A tiny special man, he does what he wants.

# wes-hoolahan - Monday 18 November, 2013

5 Irish players with a point to prove against Poland

With their first competitive fixture still some distance away, players such as Shane Long will be hoping to establish themselves in Martin O’Neill’s side.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 16 November, 2013

The Irish team can play good football – and last night was proof

Martin O’Neill’s side recorded an encouraging 3-0 win over Latvia at the Aviva Stadium yesterday evening.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Wes Hoolahan and Love/Hate stars to take part in Owen Heary tribute match

The former Bohemians and Shelbourne defender will be honoured at Dalymount Park on 17 November.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Here's what the Ireland first XI should be for the Germany and Kazakhstan games

The squad for the fixtures is set to be announced on Monday.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Marco Tardelli: The Irish fans must be very proud of this team

Giovanni Trapattoni’s assistant coach has ruled out moving Marc Wilson to centre midfield for the Austria game.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Trap tries 4-4-1-1... and if it works, he wants to use it against Sweden

Wes Hoolahan has a chance to impress when he starts behind Shane Long in Cardiff tomorrow night.

Hoolahan handed starting chance against Wales

Giovanni Trapattoni has named 10 Premier League players in his Ireland side for tomorrow evening’s friendly.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Wes Hoolahan has a Dora the Explorer colouring book*

*Alright, maybe it isn’t his. But maybe it is…

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

6 positives that can be taken from Ireland’s summer fixtures

The side’s recent games have ultimately been a worthwhile experience.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Hoolahan reaps praise from Trap after 'fantastic' display

The Norwich man looks to have finally won over his international manager.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Open thread: What should the Ireland starting XI to play the Faroes on Friday be?

Trap has previously indicated that both Richard Dunne and Wes Hoolahan were 90% certain to start.

# wes-hoolahan - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

10 reasons why Wes Hoolahan has to start against the Faroes on Friday

Giovanni Trapattoni is currently mulling over whether to select the Norwich man or not.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Tardelli points to central role for Hoolahan

Richard Dunne sat out this morning’s session in Malahide but Marco Tardelli is pleased with the defender’s recovery since returning to action on Sunday.

# wes-hoolahan - Monday 3 June, 2013

'Dunne and Hoolahan 90% certain to start against Faroes' - Trapattoni

The Ireland manager was impressed with the pair yesterday and says he is likely to pick them for Friday’s qualifier.

Trapattoni hints Hoolahan could start against the Faroes

The Norwich star made just his fourth international appearance in Ireland’s 4-0 thumping of Georgia.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 2 June, 2013

3 things we hope to see in today's Ireland-Georgia game

Our thoughts on Wes Hoolahan, Andy Keogh and more ahead of this evening’s match.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Normally I'm quiet on the pitch, but tomorrow will be different - Long

Meanwhile, Giovanni Trapattoni suggested Wes Hoolahan could play himself into contention to start against the Faroes with a good display.

Hoolahan and Delaney included in new-look Ireland side to face Georgia

Shane Long has been named as captain in an experimental Irish team.

# wes-hoolahan - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Trap weighing up Hoolahan start as attention turns to Georgia

Giovanni Trapattoni says he will speak to Richard Dunne before deciding what part he will play against Georgia.

# wes-hoolahan - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

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Here's how Twitter reacted to Ireland v Austria

The site was largely unimpressed with the Irish team’s 2-2 draw against Austria.

Trapattoni vows to fight on as Ireland boss, despite Austria setback

The Italian dismissed suggestions he should consider his future in the wake of tonight’s disappointing result.

# wes-hoolahan - Saturday 23 March, 2013

5 things we learned from last night's Sweden-Ireland game

Our thoughts on Paul Green, Wes Hoolahan and the new-look Irish defence.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Trapattoni won't wing it with Wes in Sweden

Ireland had their first training session in Malahide this afternoon ahead of the World Cup double-bill against Sweden and Austria.

Wes Hoolahan celebrates St Patrick's Day by putting Norwich into the lead

It’s 1-1 between Sunderland and Norwich at half-time in the Stadium of Light.

# wes-hoolahan - Sunday 10 March, 2013

Anthony Pilkington to miss Ireland's World Cup double-header

Did the Norwich midfielder walk under a ladder or two when he picked up his passport.

# wes-hoolahan - Friday 8 February, 2013

Opinion: Trap’s Hoolahan comments a foreboding sign for Irish idealists

Fans hoping that the Ireland team can play with a more positive approach in upcoming fixtures look set to be sorely disappointed.