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# back-of-the-net - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Cork bag three goals in 21-point win over Waterford to book Munster junior final place
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Cork bag three goals in 21-point win over Waterford to book Munster junior final place

May 27th 2017, 6:38 PM 10,612 Views 0 Comments

Comfortable for the Rebels in the curtain-raiser.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Michael D celebrated the winning goal at a Galway United match like a hero last night
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Michael D celebrated the winning goal at a Galway United match like a hero last night

Apr 29th 2017, 1:07 PM 3,782 Views 2 Comments

This is class.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Byrne hits the net twice as Dublin U21s cruise past Westmeath to reach Leinster semi-final
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Byrne hits the net twice as Dublin U21s cruise past Westmeath to reach Leinster semi-final

Mar 1st 2017, 9:31 PM 8,414 Views 4 Comments

0-5 for Con O’Callaghan in tonight’s game in Mullingar.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Late Midleton CBS goal knocks out Harty Cup champs Ardscoil Rís to set up all-Cork clash
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Late Midleton CBS goal knocks out Harty Cup champs Ardscoil Rís to set up all-Cork clash

Jan 19th 2017, 4:05 PM 9,294 Views 2 Comments

The Limerick school had been bidding for a 10th consecutive semi-final appearance.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 19 December, 2016

Mertens breaks 42 year-old Serie A record and scores this sublime chip over Joe Hart
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Mertens breaks 42 year-old Serie A record and scores this sublime chip over Joe Hart

Dec 19th 2016, 10:27 AM 8,576 Views 0 Comments

The Belgian forward has scored back-to-back hat-tricks for Napoli.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 3 October, 2016

What was your favourite goal from this summer's football championship?
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What was your favourite goal from this summer's football championship?

Oct 3rd 2016, 7:30 PM 9,765 Views 10 Comments

See if you can choose a winner from this lot.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 15 September, 2016

A third goal of the season for Ireland's John Egan in the Championship last night
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A third goal of the season for Ireland's John Egan in the Championship last night

Sep 15th 2016, 8:47 AM 6,093 Views 4 Comments

Egan’s 88th minute goal ensured a 1-1 draw for Brentford against Aston Villa.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Is this Galway minor's hat-trick in 280 seconds the fastest in an All-Ireland final?
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Is this Galway minor's hat-trick in 280 seconds the fastest in an All-Ireland final?

Feb 23rd 2016, 10:09 AM 9,118 Views 6 Comments

Dessie Conneely made his mark in Belfast last Saturday.

# back-of-the-net - Friday 19 February, 2016

UCD hit four goals against UL to move closer to ending 20-year Sigerson Cup drought
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UCD hit four goals against UL to move closer to ending 20-year Sigerson Cup drought

Feb 19th 2016, 2:59 PM 13,968 Views 4 Comments

UCD last contested a final in 2003 and last won the title in 1996.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Fox goal proves the winner as Tipperary hold off Clare challenge
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Fox goal proves the winner as Tipperary hold off Clare challenge

Feb 7th 2016, 5:06 PM 5,920 Views 0 Comments

A first league win for Liam Kearns Tipperary team.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Tipp legend English steers UCD to Fitzgibbon Cup victory away to UCC
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Tipp legend English steers UCD to Fitzgibbon Cup victory away to UCC

Jan 28th 2016, 5:08 PM 13,420 Views 1 Comment

Nicky English’s side struck two vital goals to triumph.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

15 of the most Alan Partridge things to ever happen in real life
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15 of the most Alan Partridge things to ever happen in real life

Apr 7th 2015, 9:30 PM 9,662 Views 7 Comments

A-ha!

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Cork hurlers go top of the table as Paudie Sull bags two goals against Galway
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Cork hurlers go top of the table as Paudie Sull bags two goals against Galway

Mar 15th 2015, 5:02 PM 8,304 Views 2 Comments

Jimmy Barry-Murphy’s side claimed a three-point win over the Tribesmen today at Pearse Stadium.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 25 December, 2014

11 of our favourite hurling goals of the year
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11 of our favourite hurling goals of the year

Dec 25th 2014, 10:00 AM 3,954 Views 2 Comments

Sit back and enjoy this festive feast.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

10 of Eoin Kelly's best scores during his brilliant Tipperary hurling career
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10 of Eoin Kelly's best scores during his brilliant Tipperary hurling career

Dec 2nd 2014, 12:45 PM 15,516 Views 8 Comments

Kelly hit 21-368 during his days with Tipperary. Not bad going at all.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 3 November, 2014

The Donaghy, McCarthy and O'Grady goals from yesterday's Kerry final as Stacks celebrate
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The Donaghy, McCarthy and O'Grady goals from yesterday's Kerry final as Stacks celebrate

Nov 3rd 2014, 1:26 PM 3,814 Views 0 Comments

Check out the three goals from yesterday’s decider in Killarney.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

15 other great Irish goals we won't forget along with John O'Shea's strike last night
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15 other great Irish goals we won't forget along with John O'Shea's strike last night

Oct 15th 2014, 9:30 PM 20,504 Views 31 Comments

Last night’s equaliser was memorable but what are the other iconic strikes from the Boys In Green over the years.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 13 October, 2014

Delightful chip by Luis Suarez as he bags first goals for Uruguay since World Cup bite ban
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Delightful chip by Luis Suarez as he bags first goals for Uruguay since World Cup bite ban

Oct 13th 2014, 6:36 PM 5,483 Views 15 Comments

The Barca striker is back in the headlines for the right reasons.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 29 September, 2014

Here's the six goals Cillian O'Connor and his brothers scored in Mayo semi-final
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Here's the six goals Cillian O'Connor and his brothers scored in Mayo semi-final

Sep 29th 2014, 11:05 AM 4,788 Views 2 Comments

The O’Connor family were central to Ballintubber’s demolition job.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Collins and McGrath show how to unlock a defence for brilliant goal in Clare club game
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Collins and McGrath show how to unlock a defence for brilliant goal in Clare club game

Aug 5th 2014, 6:34 PM 10,117 Views 13 Comments

The Clare senior duo combined for a great goal for Cratloe last Saturday.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Check out this brilliant Podge Collins goal for Cratloe in Clare club football match
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Check out this brilliant Podge Collins goal for Cratloe in Clare club football match

Jul 29th 2014, 2:51 PM 7,691 Views 2 Comments

The dual star struck this superb strike in a club game last weekend.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 25 May, 2014

18 year-old Austin Gleeson struck this amazing goal for Waterford today
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18 year-old Austin Gleeson struck this amazing goal for Waterford today

May 25th 2014, 11:56 PM 5,070 Views 5 Comments

The teenager made his mark in Thurles today.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 12 May, 2014

Robbie Keane thought he'd scored an injury-time winner for LA Galaxy yesterday
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Robbie Keane thought he'd scored an injury-time winner for LA Galaxy yesterday

May 12th 2014, 10:04 AM 4,694 Views 4 Comments

But Portland Sounders hit back to dash Keane’s hopes of being the scoring hero.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Fennelly, Freeman, O'Rourke and Duggan caught the eye with these superb goals last weekend
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Fennelly, Freeman, O'Rourke and Duggan caught the eye with these superb goals last weekend

Mar 19th 2014, 4:07 PM 2,826 Views 0 Comments

It was a goal crazy weekend in the Allianz leagues.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 9 March, 2014

VIDEO: All six goals from yesterday's Corn Uí Mhuiri final in Killarney
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VIDEO: All six goals from yesterday's Corn Uí Mhuiri final in Killarney

Mar 9th 2014, 2:19 PM 3,502 Views 0 Comments

Cathal Ó Bambaire netted a hat-trick for winners Pobalscoil Chorca Dhuibhne.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 3 February, 2014

British pubs could stay open late for the World Cup
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British pubs could stay open late for the World Cup

Feb 3rd 2014, 9:38 PM 16,389 Views 44 Comments

David Cameron has ordered a ‘rethink’ on opening times during England’s World Cup games.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 16 January, 2014

VIDEO: Michael Murphy hit a stunning 25-yard goal in the Dr McKenna Cup last night
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VIDEO: Michael Murphy hit a stunning 25-yard goal in the Dr McKenna Cup last night

Jan 16th 2014, 4:06 PM 6,426 Views 4 Comments

The Donegal captain showed the way against Queen’s University.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Zlatan scored a hat-trick for Paris Saint-Germain tonight to start 2014 in style
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Zlatan scored a hat-trick for Paris Saint-Germain tonight to start 2014 in style

Jan 8th 2014, 7:32 PM 3,909 Views 7 Comments

The Swedish striker is in action for his club in the French Cup.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Remember the most famous goal in a Clare Cork match in Ennis?
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Remember the most famous goal in a Clare Cork match in Ennis?

Jun 15th 2013, 9:00 AM 2,687 Views 2 Comments

It’s 16 years since Martin Daly fired home THAT goal for Clare.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 13 June, 2013

See why Alan Partridge (and Colm Meaney) are under siege
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See why Alan Partridge (and Colm Meaney) are under siege

Jun 13th 2013, 5:12 PM 1,199 Views 5 Comments

We are pretty excited about this movie.

# back-of-the-net - Friday 5 April, 2013

Watch Cork's new Antrim recruit in goal-scoring action
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Watch Cork's new Antrim recruit in goal-scoring action

Apr 5th 2013, 10:40 AM 2,610 Views 5 Comments

New Rebel James Loughrey notched one of the goals of the championship last summer against Monaghan.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 31 December, 2012

VIDEO: Take a few minutes to watch 100 of the year's best goals
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VIDEO: Take a few minutes to watch 100 of the year's best goals

Dec 31st 2012, 8:31 PM 1,185 Views 0 Comments

You’re more than welcome, The Internet.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Nigerian football mourns the loss of World Cup '94 star Rashidi Yekini
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Nigerian football mourns the loss of World Cup '94 star Rashidi Yekini

May 5th 2012, 5:23 PM 1,885 Views 2 Comments

The Super Eagles striker will be remembered fondly for his goal celebrations after scoring against Bulgaria in the tournament.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 22 December, 2011

8 spectacular goals that went viral in 2011
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8 spectacular goals that went viral in 2011

Dec 22nd 2011, 12:04 AM 879 Views 1 Comment

Here’s the strikes most searched for his year (in America). Pick it out.