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Profile of the Irish footballer Shane Long, who currently plays as a forward at Southampton. The 29-year old player Long joined Southampton from and wears the number 7 shirt.

Shane Long
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        (Squad number 7)

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Shane Long Career
2005Cork City1(0)
2005–2011Reading174(44)
2011–2014West Bromwich Albion81(20)
2014Hull City15(4)
2014–Southampton31(5)

2006Republic of Ireland U21
2007–Republic of Ireland54(12)

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Shane Long : Southampton News
“All of which means he is ahead of Shane Long and others when it comes to Puel’s pecking And victory will also guarantee Southampton another shot at the Europa League.”
 Daily Star Yesterday
“Southampton commenced their EFL Cup run in the third round then winning by the same scoreline in the second leg, with Shane Long scoring in injury time.”
 MUFC Latest Yesterday
“Southampton earned themselves their first visit to Wembley in over 40 years as Shane Long's late goal gave Claude Puel's a 2-0 aggregate win over Liverpool.”
 Daily Telegraph Yesterday
“For Southampton, January signing Manolo Gabbiadini leads the line with semi-final second-leg hero Shane Long on the bench. Defender Martin Caceres, who joined the Saints after the transfer window is also a substitute.”
 The Daily Express Yesterday
“As Manchester United prepare to take on Southampton today in the EFL Cup final of hybrid forward who can marry the key qualities of both Charlie Austin and Shane Long.”
 The Independent Yesterday
“Southampton manager Claude Puel insists there will be no room for sentiment when he names his Wembley line-up – and that is likely to mean heartache for semi-final hero Shane Long.”
 Daily Mail 2 days ago
“More immediately, you could point to the presence of Shane Long at Wembley tomorrow and point Yet scratch beneath the surface and cracks are visible.”
 Irish Independent 2 days ago
“Tadic ended a 27-year wait for a Southampton win at United by scoring the only goal That is likely to spell heartache for semi-final hero Shane Long.”
 Daily Mail 2 days ago
“A win in normal time for Claude Puel’s team can be backed at 5.00. Shane Long netted the only goal for Southampton in two 1-0 victories last month and he also completed the scoring during the recent 4-0 win at Sunderland with odds of 8.”
 inside-bet.com 2 days ago
“Yet Southampton manager Claude Puel has injury concerns of his the sort of hybrid forward who can marry the key qualities of both Austin and Shane Long. Gabbiadini can link the play and provide a threat in behind.”
 Bleacher Report 2 days ago
Shane Long Career Honours
  • Reading: Football League Championship: 2005–06
  • Republic of Ireland: Nations Cup: 2011
  • Reading Player of the Season : 2010–11
  • FAI Young International Player of the Year: 2010
  • FAI International Goal of the Year : 2013 vs. England
  • Tipperary: Munster Minor Hurling Championship: 2003

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Stuart Taylor Alex McCarthy
    Fraser Forster
    Defenders
    Cuco Martina Cedric Soares
    Matt Targett Ryan Bertrand
    Jack Stephens Florin Gardos
    Jose Fonte Virgil van Dijk
    Jeremy Pied Maya Yoshida
    Midfielders
    Jay Rodriguez Lloyd Isgrove
    Nathan Redmond Sam McQueen
    Dusan Tadic Sofiane Boufal
    Harrison Reed Steven Davis
    James Ward-Prowse Oriol Romeu
    Jordy Clasie Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg
    Forwards
    Shane Long Charlie Austin