"Daniel Joseph "Don" Givens" is a football player and coach, and former Republic of Ireland national under-21 football team/Republic of Ireland U21 team manager. He was part of the Football Association of Ireland/FAI's three-man selection committee in helping to select the new Ireland manager.

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Steve informed me his mother was Irish, which I was unaware of. All of a sudden I started looking at the boy a bit differently, and I have kept an eye on him since.

I hope to field my strongest team for these two games because it is vital we win them.