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Extratime.ie Advent Calendar 2019 - Day 10 - Steve Staunton's Ireland

Tue, Dec 10 2019

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Even now, at a time with ex-players getting club jobs left right and centre, this is a peculiar one. 

The lads go back to Stan’s reign as Ireland Boss/Gaffer reliving the standout results and dreadful defending that saw Ireland fail to qualify for Euro 2008. 

There’s also an analysis of the squad at that time, notably Stephen Ireland’s rise and fall and about whether this is the point the Irish talent pool started to run dry.

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