Given fancied to return for Trap's Ireland

SHAY GIVEN is considering coming out of international retirement and Paddy Power believe the goalkeeper will return for Ireland’s next World Cup qualifier.

The Irish take on Sweden on March 21 and Given is 8-15 to be named in Giovanni Trapattoni’s squad and 11-8 to miss out with the Aston Villa stopper seemingly open to a recall.

"It is something I am looking at at the minute to be honest” Given, who has won 125 caps, told the Irish Examiner.

Match in Focus

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Celta Vigo v Deportivo

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Deportivo have failed to score in their last four away games
Expert verdict
Deportivo, the league’s lowest scorers with just five goals to their name, are struggling going into the Galician derby. Depor have yet to find the net in any of their away games so far and have failed to notch in five of their last seven overall. Vigo have scored ten in their last four at home and can win this comfortably.



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