UK time is: 04:01:23
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

O'Kane: My International chance will come

AFC Bournemouth midfielder Eunan O'Kane is hopeful that he will eventually earn a call up to the Republic Of Ireland international side.

The Cherries midfielder, who has previously represented his country at Under 21's level has been put on standby by the full team squad for the upcoming friendlies against Latvia in Dublin on Friday and against Poland in Poznan on Tuesday.

The Republic Of Ireland named a 27 man squad for the two fixtures, so unless there are a number of late withdrawals, it would seem unlikely that O'Kane will receive the call up on this occasion.

This squad had been selected by Republic Of Ireland Under 21's manager Noel King, while the new management team of former Celtic manager Martin O'Neill and his assistant Roy Keane will take charge of the games and O'Kane is excited about the prospect of working with O'Neill and Keane.

O'Kane told the Daily Echo...

"It was good to be put on stand-by and was better than not being involved at all. I hope to get capped sometime in the future and it is nice to know I am in their thoughts.

"If I can keep putting in performances and playing well at this level, hopefully, my chance will come...

'...It would be the same with Martin O`Neill and Roy Keane. If I could get myself into those circles and around those people, it would only help me as a player which, in turn, would help Bournemouth."


AFCB Vital Travel Coaches

Once again AFCB Vital are sponsoring the Travel Coaches this season.

The sponsorship guarantees that a supporter coach will travel to every league and cup game this season. For prices, departure times and how to book - click here.



It's easy to join AFCB Vital

With Vital Bournemouth you can win prizes just by having your say on the articles, polls and forums, click the link to register.

Join The Vital Debate







Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: DJ Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday November 14 2013

Time: 8:13AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent AFC Bournemouth Articles

Rantie a doubt for Africa Cup of Nations (Thursday November 27 2014)

Howe: Kermorgant has all guns blazing (Thursday November 27 2014)

Stockley: I had to be selfish (Thursday November 27 2014)

Cherries hit eight past Cambridge *updated* (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Howe: Club is continuing to move forward (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Mostyn: We will expand the stadium (Monday November 24 2014)

Video: AFCB v Ipswich (Sunday November 23 2014)

Archived AFC Bournemouth Articles

List All AFCB Vital Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. kirsikka 268
2. AlGard 261
3. Garbo 218
4. DJ 202
5. linuxdoctor 178
6. billythekid 166
7. dannyhollandsfan 144
8. dragonm8 126
9. northstandmark 125
10. ErikthViking 112

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Derby County 18 10 5 3 +18 35
2. Bournemouth 18 9 5 4 +17 32
3. Middlesbrough 18 9 5 4 +14 32
4. Ipswich 18 8 7 3 +8 31
5. Brentford 18 9 4 5 +2 31
6. Blackburn 18 8 6 4 +4 30
7. Watford 18 8 5 5 +10 29

Breaking League News

Away attendance tracker to be used for Forest trip
Leeds Utd : 27/11/2014 21:08:00
BWFC: Three Years On
Bolton : 27/11/2014 21:00:00
LUFC Leeds United v Derby County Team News
Leeds Utd : 27/11/2014 20:55:00
Former players shipped out on loan deadline day
Leeds Utd : 27/11/2014 20:33:00
Ajose - I have wanted to leave for three months
Leeds Utd : 27/11/2014 20:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who has been the Cherries best summer signing?
Suggested By:  
Dan Gosling 9%
Junior Stanislas 10%
Callum Wilson 63%
Andrew Surman 18%