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#Selection headache

From The42 'I'm not sure who else could have scored that try' Selection Headache

'I'm not sure who else could have scored that try'

Jamison Gibson-Park is pushing hard to be fit, but can Leinster afford to leave James Lowe out of another Champions Cup final?

From The42 Out-half concern for Leinster as Frawley ruled out 'for a number of weeks' Selection Headache

Out-half concern for Leinster as Frawley ruled out 'for a number of weeks'

The 20-year-old suffered an arm injury in the pre-season defeat to Newcastle.

From The42 Bale stars as Madrid put six past Celta Vigo a fortnight before Champions League final Selection Headache

Bale stars as Madrid put six past Celta Vigo a fortnight before Champions League final

Zinedine Zidane’s side turned on the style with two weeks to go before facing Liverpool in Kiev.

From The42 Do Ireland stick or twist for France showdown? Here's the team we'd pick Tactics Board

Do Ireland stick or twist for France showdown? Here's the team we'd pick

Keeping faith with a winning team could help gain momentum but manager Martin O’Neill may have to make a couple of changes for Sunday’s Euro 2016 last-16 encounter.

From The42 With Walters missing, who will come into the Ireland team to face Belgium? Big Call

With Walters missing, who will come into the Ireland team to face Belgium?

Martin O’Neill must weigh up which of his players would be best-suited to replacing the injured forward.

From The42 There are 14 places for backs in Ireland's World Cup squad, but who'll get them? Selection Headache

There are 14 places for backs in Ireland's World Cup squad, but who'll get them?

The centre and wing positions look to have the most for Joe Schmidt to think about.

From The42 Quinn: My feeling is that Robbie and Wes might be sacrificed against Germans Selection Headache

Quinn: My feeling is that Robbie and Wes might be sacrificed against Germans

The former Ireland striker says Shane Long and Glenn Whelan could be better suited for tonight’s qualifier.

From The42 Henderson and Diack make strong case for Second Test inclusion Good Headache

Henderson and Diack make strong case for Second Test inclusion

The Ulster forwards both did their chances of featuring in Tucuman next weekend no harm.

From The42 Who would you pick to play for Ireland against Italy this week? Selection Headache

Who would you pick to play for Ireland against Italy this week?

Come on in and hand out some jerseys.

From The42 Bowe, Kearney and that man Zebo: What Joe Schmidt had to say about Ireland's wing options today Selection Headache

Bowe, Kearney and that man Zebo: What Joe Schmidt had to say about Ireland's wing options today

With just four places in the match-day squad up for grabs, the Kiwi coach admits it’s difficult to get the selection balance right.

From The42 Kagawa not set for United exit despite Mata arrival, insists agent Selection Headache

Kagawa not set for United exit despite Mata arrival, insists agent

Juan Mata is expected to sign for the struggling Premier League champions today.

From The42 VIDEO: Roy Keane picks his all-time Manchester United XI Selection Headache

VIDEO: Roy Keane picks his all-time Manchester United XI

And Scholesy doesn’t make the cut.

From The42 Joe Schmidt plays down Darren Cave’s ‘my face doesn’t fit’ comments Selection Headache

Joe Schmidt plays down Darren Cave’s ‘my face doesn’t fit’ comments

The Ireland coach says the Ulster player insists his words were taken “out of context”.

From The42 Kidney happy with selection headache after stunning displays by McFadden and Gilroy IreFij

Kidney happy with selection headache after stunning displays by McFadden and Gilroy

The Ulster winger ran in three tries while his wing colleague chipped in with a double.

From The42 Joanna Mills: Now's not the time to make decision on possible Team GB switch London 2012

Joanna Mills: Now's not the time to make decision on possible Team GB switch

The Ballymena athlete isn’t making any calls despite being controversially dropped from the Irish Olympic team today.

From The42 Poll: did Declan Kidney get it right? Italian Job This post contains a poll

Poll: did Declan Kidney get it right?

As we face into a do-or-die clash with the Azzurri, do you agree with the coach’s team selection?

From The42 Hargreaves makes case for big role while Mancini defends omission Out Of The Blue This post contains videos

Hargreaves makes case for big role while Mancini defends omission

WATCH: Former England midfielder marked his debut with a great goal in the Carling Cup last night. But he’s not in City’s Champions League side.

From The42 Hooked: Frankie Sheahan's team selection verdict Selection Headache

Hooked: Frankie Sheahan's team selection verdict

The former Ireland and Munster star runs the rule over Declan Kidney’s side to face England on Saturday.