The Republic, who featured Everton's Seamus Coleman, James
McCarthy and Aiden McGeady as a subsitute, returned from Zenica on Friday night with a 1-1 draw having come within three minutes of a victory which might have made their task in the second leg at the Aviva Stadium tonight slightly more straightforward.
Stones is going to be the best in England, Deulofeu has pace and class then add Seamus Coleman, James
McCarthy and Brendan Galloway and there is an incredible core of youth.
A stacked undercard also provided a collection of greatest kickboxing hits, with Glen Coleman, James
Hutcheson, Kieran Jones and Louise Wilson all on top of their games.
The kids at the party were definitely into the arts, as they jostled for position to get close to singer Nikka Costa and hot DJ Steve Aoki, who actually needed bodyguards to stave off his rabid fans, including "High School Musical" star Monique Coleman, James
Kyson Lee of "Heroes" fame and cutie Micah Alberti, Rumer's main squeeze.
The centre has been visited by acts such as The Vienna Philharmonic, James Brown, Ibrahim Ferrer, Ornette Coleman, James
Blunt, opera star Lesley Garrett, Rob da Bank, Jandek, Maximo Park and Nick Cave.
It's one of his goals and during his Irish Under-21 days he was team-mates with Seamus Coleman, James
McCarthy, Robbie Brady and Jeff Hendrick, now all key men in Martin O'Neill's side.
It didn't help they had an eye-watering injury list that contained names such as Seamus Coleman, James
McClean and Marc Wilson.
The Company's directors who are not connected with MBTH (being John Coleman, James
Woodyatt, Mats Wennberg and Palmi Sigmarsson), having consulted with the Company's nominated adviser, Allenby Capital Limited, consider that the terms of such agreements are fair and reasonable insofar as the Company's shareholders are concerned.
Long was not the only man given a chance to impress in last night's game, with Trapattoni handing starting roles to youngsters James McClean of Sunderland, Seamus Coleman, James
McCarthy, Robbie Brady and Wes Hoolahan.
In what could be a defensive headache for Coleman, James
Collins was not involved for West Ham in their game with Liverpool although it is not clear if his absence was fitness related.
Seamus Coleman, James
McCarthy and Aiden McGeady all started for Ireland, while Jagielka and Ross Barkley were both introduced for England.
He is also appealing to local businesses or individuals to sign up as sponsors, as he and his models - Alun Tame, Andrew Tyler, Andrew John, Ashley Faulkner, Dan Thomas, Dean Coleman, James
Morgan, John Strydom, Lee Jones, Rhys Hayward, Richard Fisher and Thomas Hopkin - attempt to raise PS10,000 for the cause.