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 Manchester United manager José Mourinho reacts during his team’s match against Liverpool at Anfield. Photograph: Carl Recine/Action Images via Reuters

Nine months have passed since Sevilla knocked Manchester United out of the Champions League, when the Spanish club’s Danish defender Simon Kjaer gave (...)

Michael Obafemi during the Ireland training session at Ceres Park in Aarhus ahead of Monday night’s Nations League game against Denmark. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Martin O’Neill says he will weigh up whether to give Michael Obafemi his international debut against Denmark in Aarhus on Monday night but described t(...)

Harry Arter clears Simon Kjaer’s header off the line during Ireland’s goalless draw with Denmark. Photograph: Oisin Kenity/Inpho

Back in the middle of the unpleasantness, Harry Arter had no guarantee there’d be nights like this anymore. Lucky him, says you. But on an evening tha(...)

Ireland’s Shane Long is challenged by Thomas Delaney and Lasse Schone of Denmark during the Nations League match at the Aviva stadium. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Republic of Ireland 0 Denmark 0 Legend has it that when David Bowie moved to Switzerland in the 70s he got a surprise visit from Roger Moore who live(...)

 James McClean clashes with Denmark’s  Mathias Jorgensen and Thomas Delaney during the  Nations League match at the  Aviva stadium. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

So much for the Nations League spelling the end of international friendlies. The stakes in this one felt lower than a gnat’s knee all night, the sort (...)

Ireland’s Harry Arter clears off the line during the Nations League match against  at the Aviva stadium. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

Republic of Ireland 0 Denmark 0 Having gone to the World Cup at Ireland’s expense then made it out of a group that included the eventual champions, (...)

Denmark’s Christian Eriksen scores their second goal from the penalty spot during the Nations League win over Wales. Photo: Matthew Childs/Reuters

Denmark 2 Wales 0 Wales slipped to a 2-0 Uefa Nations League defeat to Denmark as Christian Eriksen continued his incredible goalscoring form in Aarh(...)

Denmark may be forced to play amateur players against Wales in their Nations League clash. Photo: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

As the dispute between the Danish Football Federation (DBU) and its senior international squad deepened on Monday, Martin O’Neill’s old friend Age Har(...)

Manchester United missed the aerial presence of Romelu Lukaku and Marouane Fellaini in the FA Cup final. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Jose Mourinho was “curious today, tomorrow, the next couple of days, to read, to watch, to listen, to your opinions,” because he wanted to see whether(...)

Sevilla’s Wissam Ben Yedder scores his first goal in the Champions League round of 16 second leg against  Manchester United at Old Trafford. Photograph: Jason Cairnduff/Action Images via Reuters

Manchester United 1 Sevilla 2 (Sevilla win 2-1 on agg) This elimination of Manchester United from the Champions League at Old Trafford on Tuesday nig(...)

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