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Kenny can only hope that choices for Hendrick and Duffy are not dead ends

Aidan Fitzmaurice


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Ireland defender Shane Duffy has been linked with a loan move to Celtic. Photo: Sportsfile

Ireland defender Shane Duffy has been linked with a loan move to Celtic. Photo: Sportsfile

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Ireland defender Shane Duffy has been linked with a loan move to Celtic. Photo: Sportsfile

When it comes to transfers, Irish footballers are, officially, on a downward curve.

Of the six current or former senior internationals who have already moved clubs this summer, three have dropped down a division in England and one (Wes Hoolahan) swapped Australia's top flight for England's fourth tier.

And still, members of Stephen Kenny's squad are in demand . . . just not with the right clubs.