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Lockdown: Seaview’s doors are closed due to the Covid-19 crisis

Lockdown: Seaview’s doors are closed due to the Covid-19 crisis

Sean Ward is concerned about the game’s future

Sean Ward is concerned about the game’s future

Roy Coyle is concerned about the game’s future

Roy Coyle is concerned about the game’s future

Lockdown: Seaview’s doors are closed due to the Covid-19 crisis

As we emerge from the Covid-19 lockdown, football must assess what it has lost and go into rebuilding mode.

The Irish FA and clubs are going to have to heal their wounds and come out fighting again.

And there's got to be a new way of thinking. The football landscape has changed and the hard times aren't over.