Tuesday August 4, 2020

O’Neill’s French fancy has one cloud on the horizon

Uncertainty over the future of Ireland manager and Roy Keane is overshadowing Euro 2016

3rd April, 2016
Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane’s futures in the Ireland set-up have yet to be resolved, with Euro 2016 looming on the horizon Picture: Getty

As someone renowned for working at his own pace, it’s a relief to hear a sense of finality from Martin O’Neill about the thorny issue of his new contract.

The Ireland manager and his assistant Roy Keane, preparing for June’s European Championships, are officially out of contract after the tournament in France and free to pursue new ventures.

But the Derryman presented a firm update amid the afterglow of...

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