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RYAN MANNING’S hopes of a late Ireland called up have been dashed by Mick McCarthy.
With Enda Stevens suspended for next month’s crucial Euro 2020 clash in Georgia, McCarthy will experiment in that position against Bulgaria on Tuesday.
But asked if Manning’s start to the season could be rewarded, McCarthy got straight to the point and didn’t mince his words.
“No,” he said bluntly, “Simple answer.”