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# blow - Friday 4 September, 2020

Clarke 'heartbroken' after progress hindered by injury on Ireland U21 duty
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Clarke 'heartbroken' after progress hindered by injury on Ireland U21 duty

Sep 4th 2020, 4:57 PM 10,660 Views 0 Comments

The Rotherham United player has been sidelined ahead of their return to the Championship.

# blow - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Cruel setback for Tipperary forward with third cruciate injury in as many years
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Cruel setback for Tipperary forward with third cruciate injury in as many years

Aug 25th 2020, 3:32 PM 14,006 Views 6 Comments

Billy McCarthy damaged his knee while playing for Thurles Sarsfields against Moycarkey-Borris on Sunday.

# blow - Friday 6 March, 2020

Alisson set to miss Liverpool's clash with Atletico
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Alisson set to miss Liverpool's clash with Atletico

Mar 6th 2020, 3:21 PM 7,110 Views 21 Comments

In better news for Reds fans, Jordan Henderson is in contention to return for the visit of Diego Simeone’s men.

# blow - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Mako Vunipola to miss Wales game as Watson returns
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Mako Vunipola to miss Wales game as Watson returns

Feb 25th 2020, 11:07 AM 2,889 Views 0 Comments

Eddie Jones is planning without the giant prop for their crucial round four game in Twickenham.

# blow - Sunday 16 February, 2020

'By the state of his ankle it looks pretty serious' - Bad news for Ireland and Newcastle defender
# Doubt
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# Doubt

'By the state of his ankle it looks pretty serious' - Bad news for Ireland and Newcastle defender

Feb 16th 2020, 8:53 PM 12,345 Views 3 Comments

Magpies boss Steve Bruce addressed Ciaran Clark’s injury after their defeat to Arsenal.

# blow - Friday 7 February, 2020

Chris Smalling's error punished by Bologna as Roma suffer a Champions League blow
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Chris Smalling's error punished by Bologna as Roma suffer a Champions League blow

Feb 7th 2020, 10:59 PM 8,286 Views 5 Comments

‘At this moment, we are too anxious, so I must consider what I can do to change this situation,’ Roma boss Fonseca told Sky Sport Italia.

# blow - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Man City suffer Raheem Sterling setback
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Man City suffer Raheem Sterling setback

Feb 6th 2020, 9:59 PM 8,212 Views 2 Comments

The attacker could face a race to be fit for their Champions League showdown with Real Madrid.

# blow - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Quad injury set to rule key Cavan forward out for 2020 season
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Quad injury set to rule key Cavan forward out for 2020 season

Feb 5th 2020, 8:00 PM 6,893 Views 1 Comment

More Breffni blues for Mickey Graham.

# blow - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Offaly forward Farrell to miss lengthy spell with nasty foot injury suffered after Sigerson final
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Offaly forward Farrell to miss lengthy spell with nasty foot injury suffered after Sigerson final

Feb 2nd 2020, 5:30 PM 10,105 Views 0 Comments

The Faithful drew with Longford today.

# blow - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Ballon d'Or winner and Lyon superstar Hegerberg suffers devastating knee injury
# History Maker
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# History Maker

Ballon d'Or winner and Lyon superstar Hegerberg suffers devastating knee injury

Jan 28th 2020, 7:22 PM 8,778 Views 2 Comments

An ACL blow has ended Ada Hegerberg’s season.

Donegal All-Ireland winner and 'real leader' retires from inter-county football
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Donegal All-Ireland winner and 'real leader' retires from inter-county football

Jan 28th 2020, 6:50 PM 16,340 Views 14 Comments

Declan Bonner confirmed Leo McLoone’s exit to local media outlets today.

# blow - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Vardy injury scare as striker limps off in Leicester's win over West Ham
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Vardy injury scare as striker limps off in Leicester's win over West Ham

Jan 22nd 2020, 10:18 PM 3,766 Views 1 Comment

Ayoze Perez scored twice as Leicester picked up the points.

# blow - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Leicester's faint title hopes suffer another blow
# Wrap
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# Wrap

Leicester's faint title hopes suffer another blow

Jan 11th 2020, 5:30 PM 6,447 Views 0 Comments

Southampton gained revenge for a 9-0 thrashing that Brendan Rodgers’ side gave them earlier this season.

# blow - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Connacht facing big blow with key man Fainga'a set for move to France
# Departing
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# Departing

Connacht facing big blow with key man Fainga'a set for move to France

Jan 7th 2020, 9:34 PM 17,995 Views 41 Comments

The Aussie openside has been superb for Andy Friend’s side since his move from the Rebels.

# blow - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Aston Villa star set for lengthy spell on the sidelines
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Aston Villa star set for lengthy spell on the sidelines

Dec 22nd 2019, 4:26 PM 12,111 Views 5 Comments

John McGinn is likely to be out for three months, after he sustained an ankle fracture.

# blow - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Tierney to miss three months as Arsenal confirm shoulder surgery
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Tierney to miss three months as Arsenal confirm shoulder surgery

Dec 14th 2019, 8:17 PM 4,108 Views 0 Comments

Nicolas Pepe has been passed fit to face Manchester City, but Arsenal will be without defender Kieran Tierney for an extended period.

# blow - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Liverpool suffer Fabinho setback
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Liverpool suffer Fabinho setback

Nov 27th 2019, 10:31 PM 9,812 Views 3 Comments

Two minutes before Dries Mertens scored against them, the Reds lost a key player to an apparent ankle injury.

# blow - Friday 8 November, 2019

Ederson to miss Liverpool showdown, Guardiola confirms
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Ederson to miss Liverpool showdown, Guardiola confirms

Nov 8th 2019, 3:02 PM 4,210 Views 4 Comments

Manchester City will be without their number-one goalkeeper when they travel to Anfield.

# blow - Sunday 3 November, 2019

Everton confirm Andre Gomes suffers ankle fracture dislocation
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Everton confirm Andre Gomes suffers ankle fracture dislocation

Nov 3rd 2019, 11:49 PM 5,921 Views 6 Comments

Andre Gomes will undergo surgery on Monday after sustaining a serious ankle injury against Tottenham, Everton have confirmed.

# blow - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Blow for the Boks as Cheslin Kolbe ruled out of World Cup semi-final
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# Absent

Blow for the Boks as Cheslin Kolbe ruled out of World Cup semi-final

Oct 24th 2019, 7:16 AM 7,787 Views 4 Comments

The prolific 23-year-old Sbu Nkosi comes onto the right wing for the clash with Wales.

# blow - Monday 21 October, 2019

Bayern and Germany defender 'can forget the Euros'
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Bayern and Germany defender 'can forget the Euros'

Oct 21st 2019, 2:47 PM 7,452 Views 2 Comments

The Bundesliga champions’ president, Uli Hoeness, believes Niklas Sule will miss the rest of the season.

# blow - Monday 23 September, 2019

Giants star Saquon Barkley confident ankle injury won't keep him out for the season
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Giants star Saquon Barkley confident ankle injury won't keep him out for the season

Sep 23rd 2019, 4:23 PM 2,484 Views 3 Comments

The star NFL running back picked up the injury as the G-Men beat the 49ers.

# blow - Friday 6 September, 2019

Scotland's Euro 2020 hopes dented as Russia take three points from Hampden
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Scotland's Euro 2020 hopes dented as Russia take three points from Hampden

Sep 6th 2019, 10:14 PM 5,565 Views 5 Comments

Stephen O’Connell’s own goal saw Russia complete a 2-1 comeback victory against Scotland, whose Euro 2020 hopes took a blow at Hampden Park.

# blow - Friday 9 August, 2019

Veteran Donegal defender suffers cruciate injury
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Veteran Donegal defender suffers cruciate injury

Aug 9th 2019, 10:11 AM 10,997 Views 6 Comments

Paddy McGrath is facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

# blow - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Doherty out for the season after suffering ACL injury against Donegal
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Doherty out for the season after suffering ACL injury against Donegal

Aug 7th 2019, 7:44 PM 9,810 Views 8 Comments

James Horan’s side will be without the Borrishoole clubman when they face Dublin this Saturday in the All-Ireland semi-final.

# blow - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Real Madrid block Bale China move over fee
# Not So Fast
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# Not So Fast

Real Madrid block Bale China move over fee

Jul 28th 2019, 3:12 PM 18,832 Views 16 Comments

The Welshman will be staying at the Santiago Bernabeu for the forseeable future.

# blow - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Shoulder injury leaves All Blacks with World Cup concern for Retallick
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Shoulder injury leaves All Blacks with World Cup concern for Retallick

Jul 27th 2019, 1:52 PM 11,647 Views 12 Comments

New Zealand face an anxious wait for further updates on Brodie Retallick’s dislocated shoulder.

# blow - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Samoa's Joe Tekori in shock retirement just months before World Cup
# Club Or Country
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# Club Or Country

Samoa's Joe Tekori in shock retirement just months before World Cup

Jul 23rd 2019, 4:30 PM 9,723 Views 17 Comments

The Toulouse lock won’t be involved in the Pool A clash against Ireland.

# blow - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Former Footballer of the Year set to miss Galway clash as Mayo injury crisis deepens
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Former Footballer of the Year set to miss Galway clash as Mayo injury crisis deepens

Jul 2nd 2019, 12:00 PM 30,113 Views 82 Comments

Lee Keegan is understood to have suffered ankle ligament damage in the win over Armagh.

# blow - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Gold medal hope Harrington ruled out of European Games final with hand injury
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Gold medal hope Harrington ruled out of European Games final with hand injury

Jun 30th 2019, 9:19 AM 16,581 Views 1 Comment

The reigning world champion would have faced Mira Potkonen in this morning’s final in Minsk.

# blow - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Blow for Galway as captain admits Connacht final will come too soon in his fitness battle
# Injury Woes
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# Injury Woes

Blow for Galway as captain admits Connacht final will come too soon in his fitness battle

May 30th 2019, 3:09 PM 6,717 Views 2 Comments

Star forward Damien Comer is recovering from surgery on his foot.

# blow - Monday 27 May, 2019

More injury woe for Ireland as Preston midfielder ruled out of Euro qualifiers
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More injury woe for Ireland as Preston midfielder ruled out of Euro qualifiers

May 27th 2019, 12:49 AM 6,446 Views 3 Comments

Rotten luck for Alan Browne who has sustained a calf injury.

# blow - Friday 10 May, 2019

Warriors' title bid takes major hit as 'best player in the NBA' ruled out of Rockets series
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Warriors' title bid takes major hit as 'best player in the NBA' ruled out of Rockets series

May 10th 2019, 3:49 PM 4,718 Views 3 Comments

Kevin Durant suffered a strained right calf.

# blow - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Chelsea to appeal to CAS as transfer ban is largely upheld by Fifa
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Chelsea to appeal to CAS as transfer ban is largely upheld by Fifa

Updated May 8th 2019, 3:04 PM 5,913 Views 15 Comments

The Blues will still be allowed to signed domestic players under the age of 16, but can’t sign senior players until the summer of 2020.

# blow - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Firmino ruled out of Barcelona clash, Salah doubtful
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Firmino ruled out of Barcelona clash, Salah doubtful

May 5th 2019, 12:22 AM 10,737 Views 49 Comments

The Brazil international may miss the rest of the season.

# blow - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Peter Crowley out for Championship after suffering season-ending knee injury
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Peter Crowley out for Championship after suffering season-ending knee injury

May 1st 2019, 4:20 PM 7,170 Views 3 Comments

The Kerry defender featured in all eight of the Kingdom’s league games this year.

# blow - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Hudson-Odoi to potentially miss start of next season after surgery on ruptured Achilles
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Hudson-Odoi to potentially miss start of next season after surgery on ruptured Achilles

Apr 23rd 2019, 6:42 PM 3,399 Views 1 Comment

Callum Hudson-Odoi’s season is over after Chelsea confirmed he is to have surgery on Tuesday.

# blow - Friday 19 April, 2019

Injured Earls 'a big loss' but Munster back Darren Sweetnam to deliver
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# Sweets

Injured Earls 'a big loss' but Munster back Darren Sweetnam to deliver

Apr 19th 2019, 7:45 PM 20,400 Views 39 Comments

The 25-year-old has started nine games in a row for Johann van Graan’s side.

# blow - Monday 15 April, 2019

MacNiallais: 'I'm not going back. I just have no real interest in football at the minute'
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MacNiallais: 'I'm not going back. I just have no real interest in football at the minute'

Apr 15th 2019, 12:22 PM 10,452 Views 3 Comments

The Gaoth Dobhair midfielder won’t be involved with Donegal this summer.

# blow - Monday 11 March, 2019

Itoje ruled out of England's final Six Nations encounter
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Itoje ruled out of England's final Six Nations encounter

Mar 11th 2019, 10:28 AM 4,158 Views 12 Comments

Bath lock Charlie Ewels retains his place in Eddie Jones’ squad with Sarries star Itoje missing out.