Conor Hourihane: Ireland boss Stephen Kenny’s contract extension ‘well deserved’

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Conor Hourihane is hoping Republic of Ireland boss Stephen Kenny can celebrate his new contract with a period of calm as he prepares for the resumption of competitive football.

Kenny, who replaced Mick McCarthy at the helm in April 2020, had to wait until his 12th game to taste victory as the coronavirus pandemic and injuries plagued his first year in charge.

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