Stephen Ward announces his international retirement

Burnley defender wants to focus all of his energy on his remaining club career

Burnley defender Stephen Ward has informed Mick McCarthy that he is retiring from international football with the 33 year-old intent, it seems, on focusing all of his energy on getting as much out as he can out of his remaining club career.

The Dubliner made his 50th appearance for Ireland in the 4-1 Nations League defeat by Wales in September but he has made only three appearances for Burnley since, all of them in cup competitions, and he has not featured for the first team at all...
source: Irish Times

2019-03-15 01:46
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