Everton’s Gibson to make most of Republic of Ireland opportunity

Darron Gibson is determined make his impact on the international stage with the Republic of Ireland.

Darron Gibson is determined make his impact on the international stage with the Republic of Ireland.

The 26-year-old Everton midfielder returns to the Ireland set-up for Wednesday's friendly against Oman at the Aviva Stadium.

Gibson said: "Being out for 10 months last season gave me a lot of time to think about things, and I think this is now or never, really, to be honest with you, so I am looking forward to the task ahead.

"It just made me realise that I'm not getting any younger. I need to start playing games and I need to start doing well for myself. It's a big opportunity for me."

 
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