Ireland maintains football focus

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Stephen Ireland has insisted his off-field problems have not proved a distraction for him at Manchester City this season.

Ireland learned on Tuesday he will face no Football Association sanction, other than a minor slap on the wrist, for the bizarre ´Superman´ goal celebration that accompanied his matchwinner against Sunderland on Monday.

"It has not been tough concentrating on football," Ireland told his club´s official website,

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