Cardiff manager Neil Warnock expects Harry Arter to patch up his differences with Roy Keane and play for the Republic of Ireland again.
Jose Mourinho has launched an extraordinary defence of the way he uses Marcus Rashford, reeling off a list of statistics as the Manchester United boss lashed out at “obsessed” pundits.
Gareth Southgate is not fretting about Marcus Rashford’s lack of game time at Manchester United because he knows Jose Mourinho “thinks the world” of the striker.
Jack Butland’s belief that England should keep playing out from the back remains unwavering, despite enduring some hairy moments in the unconvincing win against Switzerland.
Michael O’Neill has warned his Northern Ireland players he will need them at their sharpest to cope with a tough double-header away to Austria and Bosnia & Herzegovina next month.
Callum O’Dowda has insisted the latest Roy Keane saga did not affect the Republic of Ireland squad one bit as they attempted to bounce back from their horror show in Wales.
Aiden O’Brien is determined not to be a one-hit wonder after launching his senior international career with a first Republic of Ireland goal.
Interim coach Lionel Scaloni felt it was a case of mission accomplished following Argentina’s goalless draw in their friendly with Colombia.
Neymar admits he suffered because of Brazil’s World Cup disappointment in Russia but feels a return to action has helped him and the team move on.
Gareth Southgate was pleased to hear voices raised in the England dressing room as “stern words” at half-time against Switzerland helped deliver a first victory in four games.