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#5 talking points

# 5-talking-points - Monday 9 March, 2015

From The42 Tipp's new star, that crazy Croker tie, Canning's return - 5 weekend hurling league talking points 5 Talking Points

Tipp's new star, that crazy Croker tie, Canning's return - 5 weekend hurling league talking points

It was also a weekend that boosted Limerick’s promotion hopes as the Cats flirt with relegation

# 5-talking-points - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From The42 5 thoughts from the midweek Premier League action Analysis

5 thoughts from the midweek Premier League action

Race for fourth hots up, Man United continue impressive form and more talking points.

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 27 December, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from the St Stephen's Day Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from the St Stephen's Day Premier League action

Liverpool’s fortuitous win, Man United’s considerably improved home form and more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 14 December, 2014

From The42 5 talking points as Man United overcome Liverpool Analysis

5 talking points as Man United overcome Liverpool

De Gea Schmeichel-esque, Balotelli’s misery continues and more.

# 5-talking-points - Thursday 27 November, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from this week's Champions League action Analysis

5 talking points from this week's Champions League action

Liverpool stumble once again, Messi and Ronaldo continue to thrill and other important issues.

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action

Seamus Coleman’s performance, Chelsea’s hard-fought win and more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 17 August, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Sunday's Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Sunday's Premier League action

Liverpool’s unconvincing win, David Moyes’ protestations and much more.

From The42 5 talking points after Tipperary overturned Cork in today's semi-final Take Your Point

5 talking points after Tipperary overturned Cork in today's semi-final

We also ask if Cork fell flat after Munster glory?

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action

United’s disappointing loss, Jack Grealish’s Villa performance and more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 13 July, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of today's Germany-Argentina World Cup final Analysis

5 talking points ahead of today's Germany-Argentina World Cup final

Can Messi deliver, will the respective stubborn defences be breached and more.

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 14 June, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Holland's crushing defeat of Spain Analysis

5 talking points from Holland's crushing defeat of Spain

Man United fans licking their lips, Spanish qualification hopes in grave danger and more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from last night's Ireland-Italy game Analysis

5 talking points from last night's Ireland-Italy game

The Irish team’s Everton-style formation, Shane Long’s continuing misfortune in front of goal and more.

# 5-talking-points - Monday 26 May, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Ireland's loss to Turkey Analysis

5 talking points from Ireland's loss to Turkey

Will these losses come back to haunt Martin O’Neill’s side? Is it time to give Anthony Stokes a chance?

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 17 May, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of today's title-deciding Barca-Atletico clash Analysis

5 talking points ahead of today's title-deciding Barca-Atletico clash

Can Gerardo Martino’s side beat their opponents at the sixth time of asking? Will Diego Costa and co be psychologically ready?

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from today's Allianz Hurling League final Take Your Point

5 talking points from today's Allianz Hurling League final

From phantom points to and unusually quiet Henry Shefflin.

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 26 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action

Our thoughts on Ryan Giggs’ managerial debut, Everton’s Champions League setback and more.

# 5-talking-points - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of tonight's Real Madrid-Bayern Munich Champions League semi-final Preview

5 talking points ahead of tonight's Real Madrid-Bayern Munich Champions League semi-final

Can Gareth Bale repeat Copa del Rey heroics and other questions ahead of this evening’s clash.

# 5-talking-points - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of Atletico Madrid v Chelsea Take Your Point

5 talking points ahead of Atletico Madrid v Chelsea

We preview tonight’s Champions League clash.

# 5-talking-points - Monday 21 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from the weekend's GAA action Take Your Point

5 talking points from the weekend's GAA action

From Diarmuid Murtagh’s brilliance to Tipperary’s leaky defence.

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 19 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of Kilkenny and Galway's Allianz Hurling semi-final Take Your Point

5 talking points ahead of Kilkenny and Galway's Allianz Hurling semi-final

From how Galway need a quick start to the Cats’ record under Cody.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of today's vital Liverpool-Manchester City clash Preview

5 talking points ahead of today's vital Liverpool-Manchester City clash

Will Brendan Rodgers place faith in Sakho? How big an influence will Aguero have?

From The42 5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League and FA Cup action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League and FA Cup action

Our thoughts on Arsenal versus Wigan, Everton’s Champions League bid and more.

# 5-talking-points - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Wednesday's Champions League action Analysis

5 talking points from Wednesday's Champions League action

Our thoughts on Chelsea’s decidedly un-Chelsea-like performance and much more.

# 5-talking-points - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from tonight's Champions League action Analysis

5 talking points from tonight's Champions League action

Was tonight perfectly set up for Moyes? How badly will Diego Costa’s injury affect Atletico Madrid?

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 30 March, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Sunday's Premier League action Looking Back

5 talking points from Sunday's Premier League action

We discuss Luis Suarez’s 29th goal of the season, Everton reinvigorating their top-four challenge and more.

From The42 5 talking points ahead of today's Liverpool-Tottenham game Analysis

5 talking points ahead of today's Liverpool-Tottenham game

Can the Reds combat the threat of Adebayor? Will Jordan Henderson dominate?

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of today's key Arsenal-Man City game Analysis

5 talking points ahead of today's key Arsenal-Man City game

How will Arsenal’s defence set-up? Can the Gunners stop Yaya Toure?

# 5-talking-points - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of tonight's Barcelona-Man City encounter Analysis

5 talking points ahead of tonight's Barcelona-Man City encounter

Will Pellegrini’s side play with two up front? How will the referee cope with the added pressure?

# 5-talking-points - Friday 7 March, 2014

From The42 5 questions ahead of this weekend's Allianz Football League action GAA

5 questions ahead of this weekend's Allianz Football League action

From Kerry’s relegation battle to the refereeing of ‘steps’.

# 5-talking-points - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of Ireland v Serbia Analysis

5 talking points ahead of Ireland v Serbia

What formation will the team play? Is Darren Randoph going to be given a chance?

# 5-talking-points - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from the FA Cup fifth-round action Analysis

5 talking points from the FA Cup fifth-round action

Roy Keane’s comments on Seamus Coleman, Howard Webb’s questionable decisions in the Arsenal-Liverpool match and more.

# 5-talking-points - Thursday 13 February, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from the midweek Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from the midweek Premier League action

Our thoughts on Juan Mata’s United career so far, Emmanuel Adebayor’s brace and much more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 2 February, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday's Premier League action

We assess United’s eighth loss of the season and the Irish players’ performances for Hull.

# 5-talking-points - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From The42 5 talking points from all the weekend's FA Cup action so far Analysis

5 talking points from all the weekend's FA Cup action so far

We look back on Liverpool’s routine win, Aiden McGeady’s full debut for Everton and much more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 19 January, 2014

From The42 5 talking points ahead of today's crucial Chelsea-Man United clash Preview

5 talking points ahead of today's crucial Chelsea-Man United clash

We assess what is arguably a must-win game for both these Premier League sides.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 20 October, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from this weekend's Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from this weekend's Premier League action

We assess Man United’s continual failure to convince and other big issues from the past two days.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 18 August, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from today's Premier League action Opinion

5 talking points from today's Premier League action

We assess Jose Mourinho’s return to Stamford Bridge, Spurs’ unconvincing victory and much, much more.

# 5-talking-points - Sunday 28 April, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from this weekend's Premier League action Conjecture

5 talking points from this weekend's Premier League action

Our assessment of today’s United-Arsenal games among other recent fixtures.

# 5-talking-points - Thursday 25 April, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from this week's Champions League semi-final action Opinion

5 talking points from this week's Champions League semi-final action

Our assessment of Bayern’s brilliance, Barca’s brutality and more.

# 5-talking-points - Friday 25 January, 2013

From The42 5 talking points from Jonny Sexton's move from Leinster Opinion

5 talking points from Jonny Sexton's move from Leinster

A legend will leave Leinster. Here’s our verdict on the Irish international’s big move.