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Andrews Fancies Upsetting The French

Blackburn Rovers midfielder Keith Andrews is confident that the Republic of Ireland can cause and upset against the French and book a place at the World Cup Finals.

Ireland face France in the two-legged play-off for the right to take part in the 2010 World Cup Finals and Andrews feels that the Irish are capable of beating the former World Champions, with the first-leg taking place at Croke Park on Saturday.

Andrews told The Official Blackburn Rovers Website: "They have some fantastic players but we are very confident.

"We finished unbeaten in our group and we know they will not fancy playing against us. We can get through as we are very hard to beat.

"We have a real togetherness and hopefully we can nick a good result at home and really take it to them in the second leg.
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I wish Ireland well and hope that they can beat the French over the two-legs, however, as I've not been that impressed with Andrews' form for Rovers this season I'd think they'd have a better chance if he wasn't playing perhaps!?


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Writer: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 13 2009

Time: 5:57PM

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Good luck to Andrews and the Irish, I really do hope those Irish eyes are msiling on Saturday and they can beat the French!!
Walker
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13/11/2009 18:04:00

Me too Walker, for obvious reasons lol, but I'd agree if we could have Steven/Andy Reid or Stephen Ireland in there we might be in a better position but then again Keith has been one of the main stays that has got us this far so he deserves his place, I just hope he doesnt go missing.
durks
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13/11/2009 19:05:00

hopefully Keith will turn in a good shift in the screening position! go on Keith!
Mikey Delap
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13/11/2009 20:49:00

aye, on his day, keith can do a good job, hopefully for the irish, this will be one of his days
sasman
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13/11/2009 22:13:00

lol wont do his confidence any harm to beat the frogs
aadil4rovers
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14/11/2009 09:10:00

this game is going to be huge... would love 2 not see the french in the World Cup- and everyone loves the irish. all the best Keith
retroflair31
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14/11/2009 16:29:00

 

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