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#Criticism

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'Hoolahan is a key factor in all of this and it's a statement by the manager when he doesn't play'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'Hoolahan is a key factor in all of this and it's a statement by the manager when he doesn't play'

Sep 2nd 2017, 10:13 PM 11,396 Views 29 Comments

The RTÉ Panel were unimpressed by the Norwich star’s absence from proceedings this evening.

Spikes to be removed from outside Next in Jervis Street Shopping Centre after public backlash
# Criticism
# Criticism

Spikes to be removed from outside Next in Jervis Street Shopping Centre after public backlash

Aug 31st 2017, 7:30 PM 75,982 Views 81 Comments

The installation of the metal spikes has received backlash across social media.

15 months on, Aiden McGeady still aiming to disprove Roy Keane’s infamous criticism
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

15 months on, Aiden McGeady still aiming to disprove Roy Keane’s infamous criticism

Aug 31st 2017, 7:00 PM 7,503 Views 1 Comment

The Sunderland winger will be hoping to be involved for Martin O’Neill’s side on Saturday.

Brigitte Macron given official role - but won't get title of 'First Lady'
# Criticism
# Criticism

Brigitte Macron given official role - but won't get title of 'First Lady'

Aug 21st 2017, 2:41 PM 23,780 Views 35 Comments

There was strong opposition to the creation of a French First Lady role.

'Scandalous': The number of children waiting over 18 months for appointments rises by 450%
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

'Scandalous': The number of children waiting over 18 months for appointments rises by 450%

Aug 13th 2017, 5:10 PM 11,496 Views 58 Comments

A total of 52,257 child patients were waiting at any length of time for their first appointment at the end of July.

Donald Trump 'working hard' at his New Jersey country club
# Getaway
# Getaway

Donald Trump 'working hard' at his New Jersey country club

Aug 7th 2017, 4:49 PM 22,903 Views 43 Comments

He said that he’s there because of renovation at the White House.

'I can sympathise as I'd be up the walls playing at that club' - Gibson's drunken rant was 'naive'
# Ill-judged
From The42
# Ill-judged

'I can sympathise as I'd be up the walls playing at that club' - Gibson's drunken rant was 'naive'

Aug 2nd 2017, 3:08 PM 12,916 Views 8 Comments

The Ireland and Sunderland midfielder’s former international team-mate Keith Andrews says it’s ‘a shame’ that his career hasn’t gone to plan.

Sunday Times confirms Kevin Myers won't write for them again after offensive equal pay column
# Kevin Myers
# Kevin Myers

Sunday Times confirms Kevin Myers won't write for them again after offensive equal pay column

Jul 30th 2017, 5:15 PM 113,333 Views 259 Comments

The article, written by Irish journalist Kevin Myers, has been sharply criticised.

DUP accuses Varadkar of sending 'mixed messages' and 'going backwards'
# Nigel Dodds
# Nigel Dodds

DUP accuses Varadkar of sending 'mixed messages' and 'going backwards'

Jul 30th 2017, 5:00 PM 22,578 Views 90 Comments

“Just what is going on in Dublin?” DUP deputy Nigel Dodds has asked provocatively.

'It's not only Carl's fault, it's the trainer's fault and manager's fault'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'It's not only Carl's fault, it's the trainer's fault and manager's fault'

Jul 30th 2017, 12:47 PM 18,980 Views 9 Comments

Former IBF champion Dave McAuley says that greater care should have been taken in monitoring Framptom’s weight-cut.

'So, what are you?': BBC presenter under fire for questioning if Konta is truly British
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'So, what are you?': BBC presenter under fire for questioning if Konta is truly British

Jul 18th 2017, 7:55 PM 53,984 Views 79 Comments

The Wimbledon semi-finalist was interviewed by John Humphrys on the Today programme earlier.

'Jim Gavin has stood up for his player in a way that Jim McGuinness never did or never could do'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'Jim Gavin has stood up for his player in a way that Jim McGuinness never did or never could do'

Jul 18th 2017, 11:58 AM 16,190 Views 28 Comments

Charlie Redmond has defended the Dublin boss in the wake of criticism from McGuinness.

Trump says Russia 'could have' interfered with 2016 US election
# Criticism
# Criticism

Trump says Russia 'could have' interfered with 2016 US election

Jul 6th 2017, 10:27 AM 13,845 Views 44 Comments

The US President described Moscow’s actions as “destabilising” during a visit to neighbouring Poland.

'They had a 12th man today' - James McClean outraged with referee's performance
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'They had a 12th man today' - James McClean outraged with referee's performance

Jun 11th 2017, 7:32 PM 39,643 Views 50 Comments

Ireland had a goal disallowed and appeals for a late penalty were ignored.

'Pogba sums up Man United’s problems' - £89m man accused of trying too hard
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'Pogba sums up Man United’s problems' - £89m man accused of trying too hard

May 31st 2017, 7:00 PM 8,306 Views 6 Comments

Paul Parker also believes that the French midfielder spends too much time on social media for someone yet to deliver consistently.

Playboy model who secretly Snapchatted naked woman in gym gets probation
# Social Media
# Social Media

Playboy model who secretly Snapchatted naked woman in gym gets probation

May 25th 2017, 6:15 PM 49,684 Views 41 Comments

She was accused of bodyshaming the 70-year-old woman.

Tony Adams believes Arsene Wenger is 'essentially not a coach'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Tony Adams believes Arsene Wenger is 'essentially not a coach'

May 19th 2017, 9:41 AM 6,740 Views 15 Comments

The former Gunners captain believes he could have helped the Frenchman to halt the club’s slide.

'Man United have had their trousers pulled down' - Souness on Pogba deal
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'Man United have had their trousers pulled down' - Souness on Pogba deal

May 18th 2017, 3:52 PM 13,097 Views 39 Comments

The former Liverpool player is not convinced of the France midfielder’s worth.

Moyes: Shearer right to label relegated Sunderland 'pathetic'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Moyes: Shearer right to label relegated Sunderland 'pathetic'

May 15th 2017, 5:51 PM 5,915 Views 7 Comments

Honesty is always the best policy.

'Where was Conte?' - Neville slams subdued Chelsea boss for role in Man Utd defeat
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'Where was Conte?' - Neville slams subdued Chelsea boss for role in Man Utd defeat

Apr 17th 2017, 1:29 PM 9,278 Views 29 Comments

Neville questioned the coach’s attitude as his side were overpowered by Jose Mourinho’s men at Old Trafford

'We can't have every minister firing out statements willy-nilly': John Halligan asked to clarify criticism of PAC
# KNUCKLES RAPPED
# KNUCKLES RAPPED

'We can't have every minister firing out statements willy-nilly': John Halligan asked to clarify criticism of PAC

Apr 13th 2017, 6:23 PM 18,463 Views 49 Comments

The Independent Alliance TD is believed to have taken issue with the line of questioning targeted at WIT.

'I lost my love for the game' – Van Aanholt takes aim at Moyes
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'I lost my love for the game' – Van Aanholt takes aim at Moyes

Apr 6th 2017, 12:04 AM 7,789 Views 3 Comments

The manager is enduring a torrid time at Sunderland, and the Dutch defender has joined in with the criticism of the 53-year-old.

Mats Hummels unhappy with 'arrogant' Germany
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Mats Hummels unhappy with 'arrogant' Germany

Mar 27th 2017, 12:06 PM 8,599 Views 5 Comments

The Germans leaked their first goal since July, but they still extended their perfect record in Russia 2018 qualifiers.

Chris Coleman: 'Your boys are not coming off with halos on their heads'
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Chris Coleman: 'Your boys are not coming off with halos on their heads'

Mar 25th 2017, 12:05 AM 18,920 Views 34 Comments

The Wales manager insisted red carded Neil Taylor is “not that type of player”.

Trump keeps saying ‘enemy of the people’ — but the phrase has a very ugly history
# Ennemi Du Peuple
# Ennemi Du Peuple

Trump keeps saying ‘enemy of the people’ — but the phrase has a very ugly history

Mar 5th 2017, 12:00 PM 18,270 Views 34 Comments

It was also uttered by the likes of Nero and Hugo Chavez.

Bank of Ireland 'Fomo' loans for students branded as 'irresponsible'
# Criticism
# Criticism

Bank of Ireland 'Fomo' loans for students branded as 'irresponsible'

Feb 20th 2017, 11:01 PM 26,228 Views 32 Comments

The loans were only offered to a select number of students at Dublin City University.

'There were quite a number of people in the crowd who were extremely abusive that day'
# Verbal Abuse
From The42
# Verbal Abuse

'There were quite a number of people in the crowd who were extremely abusive that day'

Feb 7th 2017, 6:15 AM 8,052 Views 4 Comments

Limerick boss John Kiely was unhappy at the criticism of his players when they lost to Cork by 21 points last month.

Mary Mitchell O'Connor says she can handle criticism but it 'really hurts' her parents
# Jobs Minister
# Jobs Minister

Mary Mitchell O'Connor says she can handle criticism but it 'really hurts' her parents

Jan 28th 2017, 2:26 PM 24,753 Views 68 Comments

The minister says her sick mother has lost sleep over some of the commentary about her performance.

Mick McCarthy says former Ireland international won't play for club again
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Mick McCarthy says former Ireland international won't play for club again

Jan 27th 2017, 10:53 AM 23,873 Views 11 Comments

Leon Best has endured a difficult spell in the Championship with Ipswich.

'When he does not score, you are down to 10 men' - Carragher blasts Sturridge
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

'When he does not score, you are down to 10 men' - Carragher blasts Sturridge

Jan 26th 2017, 7:15 AM 11,137 Views 21 Comments

The former Anfield defender did not mince his words after seeing the Reds go out of the competition, and focused his ire on the forward

Under-fire referee Mike Dean demoted to the Championship
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

Under-fire referee Mike Dean demoted to the Championship

Jan 18th 2017, 8:02 AM 10,997 Views 13 Comments

The official has endured a difficult December, following a number of controversial Premier League decisions.

Sky has pulled the Michael Jackson programme after complaints
# Sky Arts
# Sky Arts

Sky has pulled the Michael Jackson programme after complaints

Jan 13th 2017, 12:56 PM 39,500 Views 69 Comments

A petition to boycott the episode had been signed by more than 20,000 people.

'The media should tell the truth about the alt-right'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'The media should tell the truth about the alt-right'

Jan 6th 2017, 6:09 PM 1,146 Views 189 Comments

The alt-right is a phenomenon, and matters to public life – so the media should report on it by telling the truth about it, writes Julien Mercille.

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research
# What Would You Do
# What Would You Do

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research

Dec 31st 2016, 2:49 PM 16,988 Views 38 Comments

The National Women’s Council has criticised the focus on the domestic violence campaign being on the bystander.

Luis Enrique hits out at 'ridiculous' Messi 'golden melons' comparison
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Luis Enrique hits out at 'ridiculous' Messi 'golden melons' comparison

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:36 PM 9,756 Views 5 Comments

“Professional footballers are far more prepared these days, much stronger physically,” he added.

Carty overcomes criticism to kick Connacht to spectacular late win
# Composure
From The42
# Composure

Carty overcomes criticism to kick Connacht to spectacular late win

Dec 19th 2016, 7:52 AM 10,028 Views 4 Comments

The 24-year-old out-half was rewarded for his hard work in training.

Mesut Ozil 'not good enough' against Everton
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Mesut Ozil 'not good enough' against Everton

Dec 17th 2016, 4:24 PM 5,268 Views 13 Comments

Paul Merson says Arsenal won’t win the Premier League title if they defend like the German did against Ashley Williams in midweek.

Cheika angered by Garcès' refereeing in Wallabies' defeat to Ireland
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

Cheika angered by Garcès' refereeing in Wallabies' defeat to Ireland

Nov 26th 2016, 9:26 PM 25,429 Views 48 Comments

‘That’s the edict we’ve given, that we can’t say anything about it.’

FA chairman regrets 'appalling' failure over abuse coach
# Criticism
From The42
# Criticism

FA chairman regrets 'appalling' failure over abuse coach

Nov 24th 2016, 11:25 PM 10,167 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile The Guardian said it had been approached by a former Newcastle United player, alleging he had been the victim of abuse while at the northeast club.

Brendan Howlin has described Shane Ross as 'Donald Trumpesque'
# Scathing
# Scathing

Brendan Howlin has described Shane Ross as 'Donald Trumpesque'

Nov 22nd 2016, 1:30 PM 10,042 Views 54 Comments

Labour’s Brendan Howlin says this government is a “do nothing Dáil”.