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# International Friendlies

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Hugo Lloris: 'The French nation is more important than football'
The captain of Les Bleus admitted he and his team-mates had doubts about whether to play Tuesday’s friendly against England.
Friendly will be 'symbol of freedom': Germany's Loew
The decision came after the German team spent the night in the Stade de France on Friday.
French football chief admits Euro 2016 concerns after Paris attacks
Safety at Euro 2016 is a growing concern after Paris attacks, admits FFF president Noel Le Graet.
Northern Ireland win their first friendly in over 7 years
Captain Steven Davis scored in a 1-0 win against Latvia to kick off their Euro 2016 preparations.
Albania shock struggling France thanks to a very tasty free-kick
A third defeat in four games for Didier Deschamps’ side.
Ibrahimovic tells Real Madrid prodigy: Grow up and get rid of your Dad
Big things are expected of Norway’s highly promising starlet Martin Odegaard.
Marouane Fellaini scored twice as Belgium beat France in a 7-goal thriller
Belgium sent a message to Wales ahead of their crucial Euro 2016 qualifier this coming Friday evening.
Scholes blasts England after Ireland draw: That was a waste of an afternoon
The Three Lions played out a goalless draw in Dublin, leaving the 66-time international perplexed as to what Roy Hodgson could have learned about his side.
The man who scored THAT goal in 1995 had no issues playing against the country of his birth
‘It wasn’t weird playing against England at all’ says David Kelly
Falcao has just equalled Colombia's all-time record with 3 goals from his last 2 games
The Manchester United striker was all smiles again as he scored in Colombia’s 3-1 win over Kuwait.
Neymar lashes one past France in repeat of the '98 World Cup final
Brazil were 3-1 winners over Le Bleus in Paris tonight.
Are you watching LvG? Out-of-sorts Falcao scores twice on international duty with Colombia
It was against Bahrain, admittedly.
The Lansdowne Road Riot of 1995: an oral history
When Ireland and England faced off on a football pitch in 1995 we didn’t make it to half-time. This is what happened on an infamous night in Dublin 4 in the words of players, media and fans.
Klinsmann: The USA have to be 'nastier' to win
United States coach Jurgen Klinsmann called on his team to get stuck in more after last night’s loss.
McGoldrick stars on debut as Ireland outclass USA
The Ipswich Town forward set up the opening two goals for the hosts.
Get on the couch... these are the top international friendlies going on around Europe tonight
If Ireland v USA isn’t as awesome as we hope, there’s plenty more.
QUIZ: How well do you know the United States Men's National Team?
Put your knowledge of Ireland’s opponents tonight to the test.
Keane emphasises importance of winning home games, starting tomorrow night against USA
Ireland’s record at the Aviva Stadium is far from impressive.
Tardelli scores twice as Brazil beat Argentina in Superclasico de las Americas
The old rivals met in Beijing earlier.
Hang your head, son! Neymar fluffs an open goal from two yards out
It happens to the best of them, apparently.
5 talking points from last night's Ireland-Oman game
Should O’Neill go with 4-5-1 or 4-4-2? What will be the starting XI against Georgia?
'Half the England players don't give a toss' says Harry Redknapp
A win over Norway at Wembley didn’t impress the QPR boss.
Kevin Doyle puts Ireland 1-0 up against Oman
The Crystal Palace striker grabbed the only goal of the first half.
Shay Given will start for Ireland tonight after two years out
It’s a mixture of youth and experience for Ireland against Oman.
Given's return won't be a distraction to Ireland says O'Neill
The Irish keeper is back in training two years after retirement.
'I want players who really want to play' - Martin O'Neill on Mark Noble's Irish interest
The Republic of Ireland manager said this situation is vastly different to Jack Grealish’s.
Ireland to play the United States in November friendly
The men’s national soccer team arrive in Ireland after their World Cup run.
'It would be great for us to play against Ronaldo' - Martin O'Neill
Whether or not the Real Madrid star plays, O’Neill feels Portugal offers his side a stern test.
'The blood was coming out of me so he deserved to be sent off'
Kevin Doyle recalls being on the receiving end of a rather nasty elbow during the Ireland-Costa Rica game.
Cristiano Ronaldo in contention to play against Ireland
The Real Madrid star has missed Portugal’s last two World Cup warm-up games against Greece and Mexico
Stalemate as England held by Honduras following 43-minute suspension of play
Roy Hodgson’s side created several openings but failed to take advantage with Daniel Sturridge the main culprit.
The best Glenn Hoddle imaginary microphone pic you'll see today
England’s game with Honduras tonight was delayed for a prolonged period due to stormy weather.
Costa Rica coach says Ireland display was on a par with draw against Spain
“It did not seem that we had 10 (players), more that they did,” the coach said.
5 talking points from last night's Ireland-Costa Rica game
Doyle reminds us of his importance, Forde mistake proves costly and more.
All the highlights as Germany hit Armenia for six
Miroslav Klose beat Gerd Muller’s all-time goalscoring record, as his side demolished their opponents.
Italy follow up their draw against Ireland with another tie... against Luxembourg
Lump on. A slow start usually means they win the World Cup.
O'Neill praises 'excellent' Ireland, expects Keane future to be resolved by Wednesday
The Irish manager was thoroughly satisfied with his side’s performance tonight.
Ireland v Italy, international friendly
Ireland took on Italy as we went minute-by-minute live from Craven Cottage.
Former Romania international Popescu jailed for three years
The former Tottenham and Barcelona defender was found guilty of money laundering and tax evasion in relation to 12 transfers.
5 talking points ahead of Ireland v Serbia
What formation will the team play? Is Darren Randoph going to be given a chance?