Ireland Up 11 Places In FIFA World Rankings

FAI_CrestFollowing qualification for Euro 2016 Ireland are up eleven places to 31st in the latest FIFA World rankings. Northern Ireland who also qualified are down one to 30th. Aston Villa manager Remi Garde says Jack Grealish will continue to be excluded from the match day squad for the time-being. The midfielder is being punished after being pictured in a night club following last month’s defeat at Everton. He’s been training with the under-21s, and won’t travel for Saturday’s trip to Southampton……….. [audio_player src=””] New Valencia manager Gary Neville has had his first press conference at the club. Although he has only agreed to take charge of the La Liga side until the end of the season, the former Man United defender says that he’ll approach the job as if it were a permanent job. Neville will team-up with his brother Phil, who is already part of the Spanish club’s backroom staff, when the takes-up the job on Sunday. Lee Stott has more… [audio_player src=””]