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#Champions

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Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final
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Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final

Jul 19th 2019, 10:22 PM 8,312 Views 9 Comments

On the back foot for the majority of the game, Algeria defended their early lead against Senagal to lift the title for the second time.

10-man Brazil triumph in Copa America final to end 12-year trophy wait
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10-man Brazil triumph in Copa America final to end 12-year trophy wait

Jul 7th 2019, 10:58 PM 11,680 Views 9 Comments

Tite’s side overcame Peru thanks to goals from Gabriel Jesus, Richarlison and Sousa Soares.

Ronan O'Gara's Crusaders record 10th Super Rugby title as Mo'unga lands four penalties
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# Time To Say Goodbye

Ronan O'Gara's Crusaders record 10th Super Rugby title as Mo'unga lands four penalties

Jul 6th 2019, 10:54 AM 18,143 Views 32 Comments

The former Ireland international departs as a back-to-back champion to take over at Top 14 side La Rochelle.

Laois produce stunning second half display to capture Joe McDonagh Cup
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Laois produce stunning second half display to capture Joe McDonagh Cup

Jun 30th 2019, 3:52 PM 13,341 Views 16 Comments

Mark Kavanagh scored 12 points during today’s final at Croke Park.

More glory for Limerick as they lift Munster crown with 12-point win over Tipperary
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More glory for Limerick as they lift Munster crown with 12-point win over Tipperary

Jun 30th 2019, 3:39 PM 38,440 Views 83 Comments

The Gaelic Grounds hosted today’s game.

How do the champions and beaten finalists shape up after the 2019 provincial action?
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# Race For Sam

How do the champions and beaten finalists shape up after the 2019 provincial action?

Jun 24th 2019, 6:09 PM 6,583 Views 3 Comments

The Munster, Ulster and Leinster titles were handed out over the weekend.

France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title
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France winger Huget's two tries helps Toulouse beat Clermont to claim Top 14 title

Jun 15th 2019, 10:02 PM 11,194 Views 13 Comments

Toulouse claimed their 20th French title in their first Top 14 final appearance since 2012.

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins
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# History Makers

St Louis Blues go from worst NHL team to first-time Stanley Cup champions with win over Boston Bruins

Jun 13th 2019, 8:16 AM 4,944 Views 17 Comments

Jordan Binnington made 32 stops as St Louis claimed their first ever title.

Giroud comes back to haunt former club as Chelsea beat Arsenal to seal Europe League triumph
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Giroud comes back to haunt former club as Chelsea beat Arsenal to seal Europe League triumph

May 29th 2019, 9:50 PM 26,382 Views 51 Comments

The Gunners missed out on Champions League qualification as a result.

Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008
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Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008

May 25th 2019, 10:36 PM 12,952 Views 22 Comments

Goals from Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo saw Valencia scupper Barca’s hopes of completing a domestic double.

Leinster go back-to-back in the Pro14 as they edge Glasgow at Celtic Park
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Leinster go back-to-back in the Pro14 as they edge Glasgow at Celtic Park

May 25th 2019, 8:40 PM 34,843 Views 101 Comments

Leo Cullen’s men secured their sixth title in the competition in tough conditions in Glasgow.

'He gets the crowd off their feet' - 16-year-old Dembele impresses on Celtic debut
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# Future Star

'He gets the crowd off their feet' - 16-year-old Dembele impresses on Celtic debut

May 20th 2019, 6:33 PM 9,943 Views 4 Comments

Hoops boss Neil Lennon heaped praise on the teenager after his second-half cameo at Parkhead yesterday.

Ajax confirm double delight at De Graafschap after Euro heartbreak
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Ajax confirm double delight at De Graafschap after Euro heartbreak

May 15th 2019, 9:12 PM 7,381 Views 6 Comments

Lasse Schone, Nicolas Tagliafico and Dusan Tadic were all on target as Ajax sealed Eredivisie glory.

5 crucial wins in Manchester City's title triumph
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5 crucial wins in Manchester City's title triumph

May 12th 2019, 6:54 PM 6,230 Views 7 Comments

Vincent Kompany’s goal against Leicester and other vital moments.

Ex-Cork City striker on target as Avondale seal seventh FAI Intermediate Cup crown in 14 years
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Ex-Cork City striker on target as Avondale seal seventh FAI Intermediate Cup crown in 14 years

May 11th 2019, 4:55 PM 8,011 Views 2 Comments

Mark O’Sullivan’s brilliant solo effort at the Aviva Stadium saw Avondale United overcome Crumlin United.

'Mam went to the hot press and got a red towel as a red carpet... a Liverpool towel though!'
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# Gunners' Glory

'Mam went to the hot press and got a red towel as a red carpet... a Liverpool towel though!'

May 9th 2019, 2:39 PM 14,501 Views 2 Comments

Arsenal and Ireland defender Louise Quinn is revelling in Women’s Super League glory.

Comical scenes as Norwich City's promotion parade bus breaks down in city centre
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Comical scenes as Norwich City's promotion parade bus breaks down in city centre

May 6th 2019, 6:01 PM 12,959 Views 17 Comments

Unlike on the pitch in the Championship this season, Norwich were forced to park the bus on Monday.

Ireland captain McCabe scores as Arsenal secure Women's Super League in front of record crowd
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Ireland captain McCabe scores as Arsenal secure Women's Super League in front of record crowd

Apr 28th 2019, 4:36 PM 6,506 Views 3 Comments

Ireland duo Katie McCabe and Louise Quinn were crowned champions on Sunday at the AMEX Stadium.

Railway crowned AIL champions for the first time with victory over UL Bohs
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Railway crowned AIL champions for the first time with victory over UL Bohs

Apr 27th 2019, 5:52 PM 4,925 Views 2 Comments

Carroll’s second-half try hands Sandymount club their maiden title.

Mbappe stars to kick off PSG's title celebrations against Monaco
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Mbappe stars to kick off PSG's title celebrations against Monaco

Apr 21st 2019, 10:54 PM 6,435 Views 3 Comments

Neymar also made his first appearance since January in their 3-1 win.

Paris Saint-Germain win 6th Ligue 1 title in 7 seasons
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Paris Saint-Germain win 6th Ligue 1 title in 7 seasons

Apr 21st 2019, 4:18 PM 4,519 Views 7 Comments

The news was confirmed after second-placed Lille failed to win at Toulouse.

Ronaldo '1,000%' committed for next season as Juventus claim eighth successive title
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# Staying Put

Ronaldo '1,000%' committed for next season as Juventus claim eighth successive title

Apr 20th 2019, 10:43 PM 6,415 Views 12 Comments

The 34-year-old is now the only player to secure league titles in England, Spain and Italy.

Juventus secure eighth consecutive Italian title after seeing off Fiorentina
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Juventus secure eighth consecutive Italian title after seeing off Fiorentina

Apr 20th 2019, 7:02 PM 5,259 Views 19 Comments

The Old Lady mathematically clinched the title on Saturday with a 2-1 victory in Turin.

0-9 for Cork's O'Connell as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling honours
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0-9 for Cork's O'Connell as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling honours

Apr 4th 2019, 7:05 PM 9,395 Views 0 Comments

UL prevailed in the all-Limerick final at the Gaelic Grounds.

In Pictures: Relive Mayo's first league title success since 2001 with victory over Kerry
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In Pictures: Relive Mayo's first league title success since 2001 with victory over Kerry

Mar 31st 2019, 10:44 PM 9,273 Views 4 Comments

Could it be Mayo’s year?

Brilliant Mayo deliver first national title in 18 years with power-packed dismissal of Kerry
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Brilliant Mayo deliver first national title in 18 years with power-packed dismissal of Kerry

Mar 31st 2019, 6:00 PM 52,953 Views 84 Comments

James Horan’s side had four points to spare over Kerry in Croke Park.

Galway turn on the style to claim first league title in four years against Kilkenny
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Galway turn on the style to claim first league title in four years against Kilkenny

Mar 31st 2019, 3:37 PM 8,432 Views 3 Comments

The Westerners were two-point winners at Croke Park this afternoon.

Clare's Considine helps Adelaide to emphatic AFLW Grand Final win in front of 53,000
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Clare's Considine helps Adelaide to emphatic AFLW Grand Final win in front of 53,000

Mar 31st 2019, 9:52 AM 8,596 Views 7 Comments

The Kilmihil forward scored an early goal as the Crows eased past Carlton.

Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim
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Derry complete flawless Division 4 campaign with league final victory over Leitrim

Mar 30th 2019, 6:17 PM 10,471 Views 4 Comments

Shane McGuigan was the star as the Ulster side ran out four-point winners at Croke Park.

Kingpins of schools hurling St Kieran's College secure 23rd Croke Cup crown in Tullamore
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Kingpins of schools hurling St Kieran's College secure 23rd Croke Cup crown in Tullamore

Mar 30th 2019, 6:10 PM 10,985 Views 1 Comment

Eight points from the stick of Eoin Cody helped the Kilkenny side overcome Presentation College.

'We wanted something the whole town could get behind': Kieran Donaghy's Tralee Warriors crowned basketball champions
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'We wanted something the whole town could get behind': Kieran Donaghy's Tralee Warriors crowned basketball champions

Mar 24th 2019, 9:47 PM 10,087 Views 1 Comment

The Kerry ace led the charge as Tralee won the 2019 Basketball Ireland Men’s Super League.

'There was never a second in that game they didn’t believe they were going to win'
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'There was never a second in that game they didn’t believe they were going to win'

Mar 15th 2019, 10:59 PM 10,320 Views 8 Comments

Noel McNamara heaped praise on the character shown by his players as they came from behind to complete a Grand Slam triumph.

Clinical Dundalk inflict first home defeat of campaign on Derry City
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Clinical Dundalk inflict first home defeat of campaign on Derry City

Mar 15th 2019, 10:14 PM 3,243 Views 0 Comments

The Candy Stripes have won just once in their last 23 games against Dundalk.

Reilly's sniping score hands McNamara's Ireland memorable Grand Slam win
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Reilly's sniping score hands McNamara's Ireland memorable Grand Slam win

Mar 15th 2019, 9:11 PM 33,546 Views 46 Comments

The replacement scrum-half, promoted to the bench just before kick-off, produced a moment of magic for Ireland in north Wales.

As it happened: Wales U20 v Ireland U20, Grand Slam decider From The42
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As it happened: Wales U20 v Ireland U20, Grand Slam decider

Ireland crowned U20 Six Nations champions after thrilling shoot-out win over France
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Ireland crowned U20 Six Nations champions after thrilling shoot-out win over France

Mar 8th 2019, 9:27 PM 51,937 Views 106 Comments

Noel McNamara’s men have the title in the bag and can complete the Grand Slam in Wales next week.

Proud Kerry club hold homecoming for Fitzgibbon Cup-winning star and UCC team-mates
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Proud Kerry club hold homecoming for Fitzgibbon Cup-winning star and UCC team-mates

Feb 26th 2019, 9:42 AM 13,161 Views 3 Comments

Second-year student Shane Conway picked up his first Fitzgibbon Cup medal last weekend.

Hanniffy brace guides UL to four-in-a-row Ashbourne Cup success over UCC
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Hanniffy brace guides UL to four-in-a-row Ashbourne Cup success over UCC

Feb 10th 2019, 8:01 PM 5,518 Views 0 Comments

Goals were the difference on the day as UL secured a fifth title in six seasons.

River Plate come from behind to beat Boca in thrilling Copa Libertadores showdown
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River Plate come from behind to beat Boca in thrilling Copa Libertadores showdown

Updated Dec 9th 2018, 10:12 PM 16,093 Views 14 Comments

Juan Fernando Quintero’s stunning extra-time strike set his side on course for victory in Madrid.

Ireland international scores astonishing 5-4 as Clontarf secure All-Ireland Intermediate title
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Ireland international scores astonishing 5-4 as Clontarf secure All-Ireland Intermediate title

Dec 8th 2018, 10:12 PM 9,206 Views 0 Comments

Siobhan Killeen’s display propeled Clontarf towards an historic Club Championship title at Parnell Park.