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# clarification - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

WHO clarifies Covid-19 'very rare' transmission remarks

The medic’s comments garnered criticism on social media.

# clarification - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Dortmund star shuts down reports of England call-up

Giovanni Reyna is eligible to play for several countries but he has confirmed the United States is the only option that interests him.

# clarification - Sunday 1 March, 2020

# clarification - Thursday 11 July, 2019

'First and foremost, Paddy is a good rugby player' - London Irish head coach Kiss defends Jackson signing

The former Ulster chief also said he believed that most fans backed the fly-half joining the club.

# clarification - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

All Blacks coach Hansen rows back on domestic violence comments

Hansen insisted he was not ‘minimising poisonous’ effects of domestic violence.

# clarification - Monday 20 May, 2019

'This has to be clear, Johnny was not dropped'

Leinster’s message is clear: their captain was not left out of the team at the weekend for performance-related reasons.

# clarification - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'My words have been clearly misunderstood' - Bonucci rows back on Kean abuse comments

The Juventus defender said the 19-year-old should take some blame for the alleged racist abuse he suffered on Tuesday night.

# clarification - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

From The42 Sport Ireland seeking 'urgent clarification' on John Delaney's €100,000 loan to the FAI Statement

Sport Ireland seeking 'urgent clarification' on John Delaney's €100,000 loan to the FAI

The statutory authority is seeking an explanation for a loan provided by the FAI’s CEO two years ago.

# clarification - Friday 8 March, 2019

From The42 Uefa clarify reasoning behind Man United's VAR penalty decision against PSG Contentious

Uefa clarify reasoning behind Man United's VAR penalty decision against PSG

In a retrospective explanation, European football’s governing body cited the distance of the ball as the main factor in awarding the spot kick.

# clarification - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

'What I have is muscle, not fat' - Ex-Real Madrid and PSG star responds to physique question

Jese Rodriguez was keen to allay any concerns about his shape upon joining Real Betis.

# clarification - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ireland international Paul McShane denies reports he has been transfer listed

Injury problems have meant the Reading defender has played just four times this season.

# clarification - Sunday 16 December, 2018

NBA star Curry apologises for suggesting moon landings were faked

The star told ESPN he was not being serious when he made those comments.

# clarification - Sunday 19 August, 2018

'I'm happy here' - Hazard ends Real Madrid hopes as he confirms Chelsea stay

The Spanish transfer window is still open but the Belgian has revealed that he is staying put at Stamford Bridge.

# clarification - Sunday 10 June, 2018

From The42 After controversial claims, France backtrack and accept Grosso fracture was result of an accident Clarification This post contains videos

After controversial claims, France backtrack and accept Grosso fracture was result of an accident

The try-scoring wing was smashed in a tackle by All Blacks Sam Cane and Ofa Tu’ungafasi.

# clarification - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Lukaku clarifies 'hiding' teammates comment following Champions League exit

Man United crashed out of the competition following a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla at Old Trafford.

# clarification - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Sexton a doubt for Thomond as Leinster clear up confusion regarding his HIA against Exeter

Johnny Sexton has entered the Return to Play Protocols as Leinster confirm he failed HIA v Exeter.

# clarification - Monday 11 December, 2017

Taoiseach 'very happy' David Davis has clarified his remarks on border Brexit deal

Over the weekend, the UK’s Brexit Secretary said Friday’s border deal was not legally enforceable.

# clarification - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'That was untrue': Enda Kenny corrects statement about Margaret Hassan in Dáil 13 years ago

Kenny had said that the aid worker who died in Iraq had converted to Islam, but corrected that statement yesterday.

# clarification - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Clarification: Jamie Hollywood


# clarification - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Dele Alli insists middle finger gesture was a joke but could still face punishment

England’s Dele Alli has claimed that the gesture was not aimed at the referee.

# clarification - Monday 19 June, 2017

Bayern Munich rubbish Italian newspaper's report of a swoop for Ronaldo

The 32-year-old Real Madrid star has threatened to leave Spain.

# clarification - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Lionel Messi's representatives claim 'interview' was fake

The Argentine superstar’s representatives says he never spoke to Coach Magazine.

# clarification - Monday 24 October, 2016

From The42 Katie Taylor denies reports she's back training in father's gym As You Were

Katie Taylor denies reports she's back training in father's gym

The Irish boxer has rejected claims she’s returning to Bray Boxing Club.

# clarification - Thursday 17 March, 2016

World Rugby calls for explanation on why Marler wasn't punished for 'gypsy boy' jibe

The Six Nations organisers have been put under scrutiny following the remark aimed at Wales prop Samson Lee.

# clarification - Monday 15 February, 2016

FAI to give Euro 2016 tickets to 'most loyal supporters'

Preference will be given Supporters Clubs, Season Ticket holders and Fans Direct members among others.

# clarification - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Robbie Henshaw's not Munster-bound -- Anthony Foley

It was confirmed that the Ireland international was leaving Connacht earlier today.

# clarification - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Fabregas thanks ex-Chelsea star for apology amid Mourinho rumours

The Spanish international has come in for criticism in the wake of the Special One’s departure.

# clarification - Monday 9 November, 2015

'I did not have final say on Aston Villa signings'

Aston Villa’s owner is the man with the final say in signings, according to the former manager.

# clarification - Thursday 22 October, 2015

David Norris: I am not in favour of incest, I never have been

The independent senator has sought to clarify remarks he made in the Seanad on Tuesday.

# clarification - Monday 19 October, 2015

World Rugby say official made wrong call at Australia-Scotland climax

A statement from the organisation released this evening confirmed the mistake.

# clarification - Friday 16 October, 2015

Neymar's father confirms Man United offer

Media speculation had linked the Brazil captain with a possible switch to the Red Devils.

# clarification - Friday 2 October, 2015

Alex Ferguson explains 'four world-class players' at Manchester United claim

The former Old Trafford boss admits his criteria was based around “creative players”.

# clarification - Friday 25 September, 2015

Neymar confirms Manchester United talks took place

The Brazil striker has revealed contact was made by the Red Devils during the recent transfer window.

# clarification - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Times just landed newspaper correction of the week with a howler about the Pope Is The Pope A Catholic?

# clarification - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Nama wants to set the story straight on the Mick Wallace allegations

It says there have been “serious errors” in how the situation is being reported.

# clarification - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

'Me ma was upset... She thought I was signing for Pat's and I hadn't told her'

Damien Duff has played down recent rumours linking him with a move to the Dublin club.

# clarification - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

QPR deny reports that Sandro has been deported

The midfielder missed the last three games of the season due to visa problems.

# clarification - Monday 15 June, 2015

World Rugby are clamping down on the laws ahead of RWC2015

Joe Schmidt’s Ireland will have been interested observers of this set of clarifications.

# clarification - Friday 22 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge NPR has published the greatest correction ever Correction

NPR has published the greatest correction ever

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# clarification - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Hector is sorry for saying Miriam O'Callaghan "talks s****"

He wanted to “officially apologise” while speaking to Anton Savage yesterday.

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