Defender Shaughnessy hopes Irish eyes turn across water
Aberdeen defender Joe Shaughnessy has urged the next Republic of Ireland manager not to disregard the talent playing in Scotland.
Former Republic manager Giovanni Trapattoni largely ignored Scottish football. But, with the Irish FA’s search for his successor under way, Shaughnessy hopes the Italian’s replacement will take a look at the talent plying its trade in the Scottish Premiership.
Celtic attacker Anthony Stokes was recalled for the recent World Cup qualifiers against Germany and Kazakhstan by interim coach Noel King and under-21 international Shaughnessy insists there is more talent capable of making the grade.
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