Concussed Lynne Cantwell to miss third place play-off
Defeat to England in World Cup semi-final may have been her last game for Ireland
A tearful Lynne Cantwell applauds the Ireland fans after defeat to England. Photograph: Dan Sheridan / Inpho
With Doyle stepping away after the tournament and several senior players retiring, this may have been Cantwell’s last ever game for her country.
“I genuinely don’t know but I suspect that it could be her last (game for Ireland),” said Doyle. “And that’s a real blow for us.”