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# belief

This year
'My brain tells me when talking to the players that we are lifting the Premier League'
'Everyone should back him and push him to get back to the levels he was last year'
'It could have been easily 70 or 75 wins, that tells the bright future of this team'
Last year
'I am not crazy. I know what I'm doing' - Pochettino confident despite Chelsea injury crisis
'History doesn’t scare this team' - Scotland determined to end losing run against Ireland
'We believe we can turn over Ireland... a lot of the pressure will be on them'
Everyone's talking about the Boks but Ireland back their own weapons
'This is my level' - Gavin Bazunu insists he is Premier League quality
'Munster isn't there to beat Leinster... Munster is there to win championships'
All time
Anthony Martial ready to push Manchester United up the table
'When faced with a challenge you can't take it personally. You have to use it as a positive'
England can win the World Cup in Qatar - Pickford
Handshake snub a glimpse into the fallout between former double act
'They’re human at the end of the day; they’re not superior humans'
'Even the start of this season, I'd be going into games thinking 'what if I'm not good enough?'
'My goal is to play in the World Cup. My heart is not an obstacle' - Eriksen
'We belong here, I don’t think it's a bridge too far for us'
Ireland reap benefits from trusting 'the process'
Quins seal stunning Premiership title after sensational final win over Exeter
'The one thing we really take out of it is that we've got the game plan and the skill'
'I’m pretty sure no one wants to play us' - Chelsea a team to be feared in Champions League, says Tuchel
Troy Parrott confident of more to come after scoring first professional goal
'His ability to see space and put the ball there is probably the best I've seen'
Ireland draft in high-performance coach Gary Keegan to work on mental skills
'We’ve beaten Dublin before and have no fear of them' - Orchard eye another Gaelic games upset
'We have what it takes to turn England over and put them to the sword'
'Something special is going to happen with this team in the next few years'
Ireland aim to complete Italian job and get third home win of the season
'I can help this club into the Premier League,' says Sean Maguire after signing new Preston deal
Guardiola feels Premier League should be suspended if coronavirus chaos continues
Ireland 'starting to buy into how good we could potentially be' just in time for England showdown
'I'd like to think I am' - Cooney feels ready for a Six Nations start for Ireland
'Sterling has an unshakable faith in God and in the fact that his own talent is God-given'
'In South Africa, pressure is having a close relative who is murdered' - Erasmus
Sexton: 'We've been reared on knock-out rugby... we should use our experiences'
'It shows you that they're human' - Chicago changed everything for Ireland
Schmidt 'incredibly positive' for Ireland as he hopes for better refereeing
'We're confident we can beat them' - Japan have a plan for Ireland
Italy building on Treviso efforts to 'break the chains' of old order
Munster underdogs again but feel they're 'a different animal' for Saracens clash