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# backing - Tuesday 20 September, 2022

Kenny confident Nathan Collins won't be affected by sending off against Man City
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Kenny confident Nathan Collins won't be affected by sending off against Man City

Sep 20th 2022, 4:33 PM 3,060 Views 2 Comments

The Irish manager says Collins’ red card for a flying tackle on Jack Grealish is uncharacteristic.

# backing - Tuesday 30 August, 2022

'She's the bravest woman on our team right now' - Player support for Pauw
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'She's the bravest woman on our team right now' - Player support for Pauw

Aug 30th 2022, 6:15 AM 13,014 Views 0 Comments

Vera Pauw released a statement in July alleging that she was raped as a young player in the Netherlands.

# backing - Sunday 20 March, 2022

RFU ‘fully supports’ Eddie Jones despite England’s underwhelming Six Nations
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RFU ‘fully supports’ Eddie Jones despite England’s underwhelming Six Nations

Updated Mar 20th 2022, 4:04 PM 11,979 Views 13 Comments

England lost three games as they finished third.

# backing - Sunday 6 March, 2022

'If he couldn’t defend, he would not play here'
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'If he couldn’t defend, he would not play here'

Mar 6th 2022, 11:26 AM 6,483 Views 0 Comments

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hails Trent Alexander-Arnold after ensuring clean sheet in 1-0 win over West Ham yesterday.

# backing - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

FAI say CEO Hill's failure to relocate permanently to Ireland is a 'non-issue'
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FAI say CEO Hill's failure to relocate permanently to Ireland is a 'non-issue'

Feb 8th 2022, 3:43 PM 17,636 Views 13 Comments

Jonathan Hill was appointed CEO of the FAI in November 2020, but has yet to move to Ireland on a full-time basis.

# backing - Friday 10 December, 2021

'It's going to be one of Munster's greatest wins. I have no doubt'
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'It's going to be one of Munster's greatest wins. I have no doubt'

Dec 10th 2021, 5:30 AM 7,930 Views 12 Comments

Billy Holland believes his former team-mates will do a job in Coventry.

# backing - Thursday 2 December, 2021

Djokovic 'fully' supports WTA's China decision over Peng
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Djokovic 'fully' supports WTA's China decision over Peng

Dec 2nd 2021, 11:32 AM 2,056 Views 1 Comment

Calls have grown for other sports organisations to take action.

# backing - Friday 12 November, 2021

Andrew Porter shows solidarity with Ireland women's team as World Cup fall-out continues
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Andrew Porter shows solidarity with Ireland women's team as World Cup fall-out continues

Nov 12th 2021, 10:21 AM 10,608 Views 2 Comments

Porter has said he is ’100 per cent’ in support of the Ireland women’s team.

# backing - Thursday 11 November, 2021

'If Stephen needs him this evening, he won't let anybody down'
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'If Stephen needs him this evening, he won't let anybody down'

Nov 11th 2021, 1:19 PM 8,792 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford has backed Nathan Collins to shine if required against Cristiano Ronaldo and co.

# backing - Monday 8 November, 2021

'It’s a pretty straightforward answer, I 100 percent want the manager to stay'
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'It’s a pretty straightforward answer, I 100 percent want the manager to stay'

Updated Nov 8th 2021, 8:02 PM 41,040 Views 12 Comments

Josh Cullen and Jason Knight have given Stephen Kenny their full support.

# backing - Sunday 7 November, 2021

Support for Saints' Liverpool loanee after uncharacteristic error
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Support for Saints' Liverpool loanee after uncharacteristic error

Nov 7th 2021, 9:00 AM 8,810 Views 2 Comments

Manager Alan Mathews praised Vitezslav Jaros for his overall contribution after a mistake against Sligo on Friday.

# backing - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Rugby's men in tights get Pat Lam backing
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Rugby's men in tights get Pat Lam backing

Oct 14th 2021, 9:17 PM 8,974 Views 3 Comments

World Rugby’s Law Four was previously only applicable to the women’s game.

# backing - Sunday 10 October, 2021

'Everyone with eyes can see the progression' - Duffy says win should end noise around Kenny's position
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'Everyone with eyes can see the progression' - Duffy says win should end noise around Kenny's position

Oct 10th 2021, 11:00 PM 4,564 Views 1 Comment

The defender also gave an honest insight into how he’s making the most of his second chance after the miseries of last season.

# backing - Monday 23 August, 2021

'Amazing' Spurs fans hailed following Harry Kane reaction
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'Amazing' Spurs fans hailed following Harry Kane reaction

Aug 23rd 2021, 11:12 AM 12,722 Views 0 Comments

The England captain has lost some favour with supporters.

# backing - Thursday 6 May, 2021

Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans
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Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans

Updated May 6th 2021, 1:30 PM 21,759 Views 46 Comments

Reports suggest the UK government is set to introduce a statute of limitations on prosecutions for conflict crimes that occurred pre-1998.

# backing - Monday 12 April, 2021

'Teacher's pet' emerges as Tuchel's star pupil
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'Teacher's pet' emerges as Tuchel's star pupil

Apr 12th 2021, 1:37 PM 7,156 Views 1 Comment

The Chelsea boss has acknowledged Mason Mount’s growing value to the team.

# backing - Sunday 28 March, 2021

FAI give vote of confidence to Stephen Kenny
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FAI give vote of confidence to Stephen Kenny

Mar 28th 2021, 3:52 PM 32,164 Views 71 Comments

The manager’s job is not under immediate threat in spite of last night’s defeat to Luxembourg.

# backing - Thursday 4 February, 2021

19-year-old sent off within 90 seconds of full debut shown support by Southampton
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19-year-old sent off within 90 seconds of full debut shown support by Southampton

Feb 4th 2021, 9:09 PM 10,831 Views 4 Comments

Alex Jankewitz suffered abused on social media as a result.

# backing - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer denies Bruno Fernandes is tired and needs a break
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer denies Bruno Fernandes is tired and needs a break

Jan 19th 2021, 4:39 PM 4,632 Views 25 Comments

The Portuguese star was below par in Sunday’s match between the champions and league leaders at Anfield.

# backing - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Celtic manager Neil Lennon handed second public vote of confidence inside a week
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Celtic manager Neil Lennon handed second public vote of confidence inside a week

Dec 8th 2020, 4:45 PM 3,697 Views 7 Comments

Disgruntlement among the support further intensified after a 1-1 draw with St Johnstone.

# backing - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

'I have the insight to the story which is very different to what’s being reported'
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'I have the insight to the story which is very different to what’s being reported'

Aug 25th 2020, 4:13 PM 10,807 Views 7 Comments

England manager Gareth Southgate has voiced his support for Harry Maguire amid an ongoing court case.

# backing - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Wilder praises 'great human being' McGoldrick for publicising online racist abuse
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Wilder praises 'great human being' McGoldrick for publicising online racist abuse

Jul 14th 2020, 1:59 PM 3,471 Views 0 Comments

The Republic of Ireland striker ‘has mine and the players’ and the football club’s full support’, said the Sheffield United boss.

# backing - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

De Gea 'is the best goalkeeper in the world', defends Solskjaer
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De Gea 'is the best goalkeeper in the world', defends Solskjaer

Jun 23rd 2020, 12:05 PM 4,640 Views 20 Comments

Ahead of their meeting with Sheffield United, the Man United boss added that he believes Dean Henderson will be first choice at the club one day.

# backing - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Solskjaer praises 'fantastic' De Gea saves after 'unfortunate' error
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Solskjaer praises 'fantastic' De Gea saves after 'unfortunate' error

Mar 1st 2020, 7:38 PM 7,724 Views 4 Comments

The Spanish goalkeeper gifted a goal to Dominic Calvert-Lewin in the opening minutes of a draw with Everton.

# backing - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

'His time has come' - Lancaster says Farrell's head coaching credentials were 'never in doubt'
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'His time has come' - Lancaster says Farrell's head coaching credentials were 'never in doubt'

Feb 11th 2020, 6:05 AM 12,487 Views 28 Comments

Andy Farrell’s former coaching companion Stuart Lancaster assesses his opening two games in charge of Ireland.

# backing - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Bowyer aiming to get McGeady 'back to where we know he can be'
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Bowyer aiming to get McGeady 'back to where we know he can be'

Feb 6th 2020, 1:43 PM 5,108 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland international winger has joined Charlton Athletic until the end of the season.

# backing - Thursday 16 January, 2020

Kruis backs Ireland and Munster to bounce back
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Kruis backs Ireland and Munster to bounce back

Jan 16th 2020, 6:54 PM 15,279 Views 7 Comments

England and Saracens lock also reveals he is staying with Saracens despite interest from Japanese clubs.

# backing - Friday 10 January, 2020

Stoke City insist 'perpetrators should be held accountable' in show of support for McClean
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Stoke City insist 'perpetrators should be held accountable' in show of support for McClean

Jan 10th 2020, 3:47 PM 5,794 Views 5 Comments

The Championship club issued a statement this afternoon.

# backing - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Southgate explains selection of out-of-sorts Man United star Lingard
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Southgate explains selection of out-of-sorts Man United star Lingard

Sep 1st 2019, 3:25 PM 8,657 Views 8 Comments

Without a goal or assist in 2019, the midfielder’s form has been heavily scrutinised in recent weeks.

# backing - Friday 16 August, 2019

'Sanchez isn't training with Man United reserves' - Solskjaer
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'Sanchez isn't training with Man United reserves' - Solskjaer

Aug 16th 2019, 12:03 PM 12,132 Views 4 Comments

The Red Devils boss insists the South American remains part of his plans for the 2019-20 campaign.

# backing - Monday 13 May, 2019

'He's been going through a lot and you have to accept the decision he has made'
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'He's been going through a lot and you have to accept the decision he has made'

May 13th 2019, 9:30 PM 32,659 Views 5 Comments

Ryan McHugh on Odhran MacNiallais’s decision not to play with Donegal this season.

# backing - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Waterford FC owner latest to release statement in support of John Delaney
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Waterford FC owner latest to release statement in support of John Delaney

Apr 4th 2019, 7:15 PM 11,195 Views 30 Comments

Lee Power also warned to ‘be careful for what you wish for’ in his defence of the FAI’s former CEO.

# backing - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'Lloris is my captain and one of the best keepers in the world' - Pochettino keeps faith after Liverpool error
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'Lloris is my captain and one of the best keepers in the world' - Pochettino keeps faith after Liverpool error

Apr 2nd 2019, 4:18 PM 2,773 Views 6 Comments

The Frenchman remains Tottenham’s number one despite late slip-up at Anfield.

# backing - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Klopp offers '100%' support to fellow boss Pochettino
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Klopp offers '100%' support to fellow boss Pochettino

Jan 29th 2019, 7:48 PM 11,958 Views 13 Comments

The Spurs manager declared winning trophies “only builds your ego”.

# backing - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Solskjaer saluted by Man United legend for cleaning up Mourinho's mess
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Solskjaer saluted by Man United legend for cleaning up Mourinho's mess

Jan 13th 2019, 2:10 PM 12,535 Views 3 Comments

Red Devils icon Norman Whiteside has seen a feel-good factor returned to players and supporters at Old Trafford.

# backing - Monday 24 December, 2018

Zidane's the best choice for Manchester United, says former Red Devils striker
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Zidane's the best choice for Manchester United, says former Red Devils striker

Dec 24th 2018, 2:57 PM 8,939 Views 5 Comments

Louis Saha would like to see the ex-Real Madrid coach in the Old Trafford hotseat.

# backing - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

French rugby to support Gareth Thomas after former Wales star suffers homophobic attack
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French rugby to support Gareth Thomas after former Wales star suffers homophobic attack

Nov 20th 2018, 9:00 PM 9,024 Views 20 Comments

Les Bleus will wear rainbow laces during their match against Fiji

# backing - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

'He's trying to rebuild the team and sometimes that takes a little bit of time'
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'He's trying to rebuild the team and sometimes that takes a little bit of time'

Oct 17th 2018, 1:52 PM 3,532 Views 6 Comments

Stand-in captain Richard Keogh has backed Martin O’Neill to prevail despite Ireland’s recent form.

# backing - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

'We will miss him in Wexford for sure': Lee Chin full of praise for new Waterford boss
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'We will miss him in Wexford for sure': Lee Chin full of praise for new Waterford boss

Oct 2nd 2018, 1:32 PM 13,293 Views 2 Comments

Former Wexford selector Paraic Fanning has taken charge of Waterford.

# backing - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

Serena Williams and LeBron James show their support for Nike's controversial Colin Kaepernick ad campaign
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Serena Williams and LeBron James show their support for Nike's controversial Colin Kaepernick ad campaign

Sep 5th 2018, 4:24 PM 5,272 Views 0 Comments

“It’s their choice,” she said. “I think that’s one great thing God gave us, is the freedom of choice.”

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