Enda Stevens has challenged the Republic of Ireland to keep skipper Seamus Coleman’s Euro 2020 dream alive in his absence when they face Denmark in a winner-takes-all shoot-out next month.
The Premier League has received assurances that there are no current proposals to cut the number of Champions League group stage places for English clubs.
Inter Milan forward Alexis Sanchez has undergone successful surgery on his injured ankle.
Aaron Connolly is targeting a “cup final” victory over Denmark to see the Republic of Ireland through to Euro 2020.
Republic of Ireland boss Mick McCarthy was refusing to be downhearted as he contemplated a winner-takes-all clash with Denmark with a trip to the Euro 2020 finals at stake.
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric faces several weeks on the sidelines after suffering a leg muscle injury during Croatia’s draw with Wales.
Alexis Sanchez has been diagnosed with a dislocated ankle and tendon damage, Inter Milan have announced.