Originally Posted by Uppercut
Darren Gibson's the controversial one.
Don't think it's worth opening a can of worms over.
It's a problem for the IFA though, because anyone who's born in Northern Ireland can take Irish citizenship and be eligible for the Republic despite having no family ties whatsoever. Any player who the IFA have invested time and money in coaching can jump ship prior to being capped at full level, AFAIK
it's a unique situation in football.