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# difference-maker - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

'We don't have too many number 10s and he's a fella that can open doors for the senior team'
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# Difference Maker

'We don't have too many number 10s and he's a fella that can open doors for the senior team'

May 25th 2021, 12:21 PM 12,739 Views 2 Comments

Jim Crawford belives Danny Mandroiu can make a big impact for Stephen Kenny’s Ireland side.

# difference-maker - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

'I've never seen anyone like Haaland at this club' - Reus
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'I've never seen anyone like Haaland at this club' - Reus

Apr 13th 2021, 7:31 PM 8,918 Views 5 Comments

The Dortmund captain is back to his best after struggling with poor form and injury this season.

# difference-maker - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

'Joey is a world-class player, he'll take Munster's attack to another level'
# Playmaker
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# Playmaker

'Joey is a world-class player, he'll take Munster's attack to another level'

Mar 24th 2021, 6:15 AM 12,825 Views 12 Comments

Carbery is expected to start at out-half for Munster in the Pro14 final.

# difference-maker - Friday 1 January, 2021

Liverpool hope Thiago return will give them a cutting edge in 2021
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Liverpool hope Thiago return will give them a cutting edge in 2021

Jan 1st 2021, 5:05 PM 6,105 Views 6 Comments

The Spain international midfielder made his comeback from a knee injury against Newcastle.

# difference-maker - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Blue-haired Mbappe helps PSG keep pace
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Blue-haired Mbappe helps PSG keep pace

Dec 16th 2020, 11:26 PM 6,673 Views 8 Comments

Lyon dropped to third place, after a dramatic 2-2 draw with Brest.

# difference-maker - Friday 11 December, 2020

Jurgen Klopp excited by return of ‘difference-maker’
# Return
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# Return

Jurgen Klopp excited by return of ‘difference-maker’

Dec 11th 2020, 11:55 PM 10,679 Views 7 Comments

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is poised to make his first appearance in a matchday squad at Fulham.

# difference-maker - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Limerick star Aaron Gillane scores two goals as Patrickswell overcome Adare
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Limerick star Aaron Gillane scores two goals as Patrickswell overcome Adare

Jul 23rd 2020, 10:37 PM 7,371 Views 1 Comment

The reigning champions required a second-half fightback.

# difference-maker - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

'Sterling has an unshakable faith in God and in the fact that his own talent is God-given'
# Belief
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# Belief

'Sterling has an unshakable faith in God and in the fact that his own talent is God-given'

Dec 24th 2019, 9:00 PM 10,587 Views 11 Comments

An extract from a new book explains how Pep Guardiola transformed the winger into a world-class star.

# difference-maker - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Joel Embiid sparks 76ers to NBA playoff win after two ejected
# Playoffs
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# Playoffs

Joel Embiid sparks 76ers to NBA playoff win after two ejected

Apr 21st 2019, 9:51 AM 3,525 Views 0 Comments

The 76ers star returned from injury to score a game-high 31 points and grab 16 rebounds.

# difference-maker - Sunday 14 April, 2019

After training ground punch-up, Kingsley Coman makes headlines for the right reasons
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After training ground punch-up, Kingsley Coman makes headlines for the right reasons

Apr 14th 2019, 5:04 PM 7,464 Views 0 Comments

The French winger played his way out of the dog house on Sunday.

# difference-maker - Monday 18 March, 2019

'We spoke when Jack came in about leaving his ego at the door... That's the thing he's brought to us'
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# Difference Maker

'We spoke when Jack came in about leaving his ego at the door... That's the thing he's brought to us'

Mar 18th 2019, 7:50 AM 10,774 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Bradley reserved praise for his midfield star after an impressive performance in Shamrock Rovers’ win on Friday.

# difference-maker - Saturday 16 February, 2019

Irish midfielder Richie Towell on target in Championship before 100th-minute equaliser
# Highs And Lows
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# Highs And Lows

Irish midfielder Richie Towell on target in Championship before 100th-minute equaliser

Feb 16th 2019, 3:23 PM 6,928 Views 1 Comment

Dominic Iorfa’a goal in the final seconds meant Rotherham stayed in the relegation zone.

# difference-maker - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Salah scores landmark goal as Liverpool survive scare to extend lead at top
# Nervy
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# Nervy

Salah scores landmark goal as Liverpool survive scare to extend lead at top

Jan 19th 2019, 6:03 PM 29,874 Views 53 Comments

Man City have a chance to reduce Jurgen Klopp’s side’s deficit to four points if they win at Huddersfield tomorrow.

# difference-maker - Sunday 13 January, 2019

Kurt Zouma's first goal for Everton helps earn nervy win on Coleman's return
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Kurt Zouma's first goal for Everton helps earn nervy win on Coleman's return

Jan 13th 2019, 4:12 PM 4,585 Views 10 Comments

The Toffees secured a much-needed victory over Bournemouth at Goodison Park today.

# difference-maker - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Van Dijk proud of record-breaking Liverpool defence
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Van Dijk proud of record-breaking Liverpool defence

Dec 27th 2018, 11:50 PM 6,345 Views 6 Comments

With the Dutchman at the heart of their defence, the Premier League leaders have conceded just seven goals in 19 matches so far.

# difference-maker - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Sensational Eden Hazard inspires Chelsea to hard-fought win
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Sensational Eden Hazard inspires Chelsea to hard-fought win

Dec 16th 2018, 3:50 PM 6,284 Views 1 Comment

Chelsea closed the gap on third-place Tottenham as the Belgian international starred against Brighton.

# difference-maker - Friday 16 November, 2018

Late drama as Mo Salah secures win for Egypt in Africa Cup of Nations qualifier
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Late drama as Mo Salah secures win for Egypt in Africa Cup of Nations qualifier

Nov 16th 2018, 9:32 PM 6,978 Views 9 Comments

The Liverpool star chipped the ball into the net to complete the scoring in a seesaw matchday 5 struggle.

# difference-maker - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Ronaldo rocket gives Juventus scrappy win at Empoli
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Ronaldo rocket gives Juventus scrappy win at Empoli

Oct 28th 2018, 12:30 AM 9,690 Views 20 Comments

Second-place Napoli can return to within four points of the Serie A leaders on Sunday.

# difference-maker - Saturday 30 December, 2017

£75 million man watches on as red-hot Salah inspires Liverpool to victory
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£75 million man watches on as red-hot Salah inspires Liverpool to victory

Dec 30th 2017, 4:52 PM 11,995 Views 41 Comments

The Egypt international’s brace leaves him just one behind Harry Kane in the scoring charts.

# difference-maker - Friday 12 May, 2017

Barkley puts contract blues behind him to see off Hornets
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Barkley puts contract blues behind him to see off Hornets

May 12th 2017, 10:11 PM 5,254 Views 3 Comments

Ross Barkley’s future is in doubt but he fired Everton to a 1-0 win this evening.

# difference-maker - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Watch: Kevin Durant scores 38 points to propel Golden State Warriors past Utah Jazz
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Watch: Kevin Durant scores 38 points to propel Golden State Warriors past Utah Jazz

May 7th 2017, 9:58 AM 2,408 Views 4 Comments

The 28-year-old did the heavy lifting as Stephen Curry connected on just six of 20 shots en route to 23 points.

# difference-maker - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Mario Balotelli throws French title race wide open
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Mario Balotelli throws French title race wide open

Apr 30th 2017, 10:43 PM 17,138 Views 8 Comments

PSG played the last moments in Nice with only nine men after they had two players sent off in quick succession.

# difference-maker - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Casemiro sends 'suffering' Madrid five points clear
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Casemiro sends 'suffering' Madrid five points clear

Mar 18th 2017, 7:28 PM 5,860 Views 0 Comments

Karim Benzema was also on target as Real earned an important win.

# difference-maker - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Aiden McGeady's fine form continues as Preston close in on playoff spots
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

Aiden McGeady's fine form continues as Preston close in on playoff spots

Feb 25th 2017, 6:02 PM 8,515 Views 6 Comments

Elsewhere in the Championship, an 82nd minute Ciaran Clark header got leaders Newcastle out of jail.

# difference-maker - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Seamus Coleman on target as Everton stun Arsenal
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Seamus Coleman on target as Everton stun Arsenal

Dec 13th 2016, 9:42 PM 19,628 Views 44 Comments

Ireland assistant boss Roy Keane was in attendance this evening, and he will have been impressed by the Donegal native’s display.

# difference-maker - Monday 21 November, 2016

Analysis: Beauden Barrett's moments of magic light up a brutal Test in Dublin
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# The Difference

Analysis: Beauden Barrett's moments of magic light up a brutal Test in Dublin

Nov 21st 2016, 5:30 PM 10,752 Views 8 Comments

The 25-year-old World Rugby player of the year was superb on Saturday.

# difference-maker - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Harry Kane-inspired Spurs snatch dramatic late win over West Ham
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Harry Kane-inspired Spurs snatch dramatic late win over West Ham

Nov 19th 2016, 7:31 PM 5,588 Views 5 Comments

The England international slotted home after Darren Randolph failed to deal with a dangerous cross.

# difference-maker - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Charlie Austin inspires Southampton to first Premier League win
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Charlie Austin inspires Southampton to first Premier League win

Sep 18th 2016, 5:54 PM 5,080 Views 4 Comments

The English striker came off the bench to score a vital goal today.

# difference-maker - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Heartbreak for Wales as Ronaldo inspires Portugal to Euro 2016 final place
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Heartbreak for Wales as Ronaldo inspires Portugal to Euro 2016 final place

Jul 6th 2016, 10:02 PM 24,349 Views 95 Comments

Your move, France or Germany.

# difference-maker - Saturday 30 April, 2016

This bullet header from Gareth Bale enhanced Real Madrid's title challenge today
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This bullet header from Gareth Bale enhanced Real Madrid's title challenge today

Apr 30th 2016, 10:31 PM 17,027 Views 12 Comments

Barcelona retained their position at the top of La Liga following tonight’s action.

# difference-maker - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Luis Suarez the difference as Barcelona claim hard-fought Champions League win
# Star
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# Star

Luis Suarez the difference as Barcelona claim hard-fought Champions League win

Apr 5th 2016, 9:57 PM 17,592 Views 20 Comments

Fernando Torres had given Atletico a shock first-half lead following a rare counter-attack by the visitors.

# difference-maker - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Sergio Aguero rescues Man City as away-day troubles continue
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Sergio Aguero rescues Man City as away-day troubles continue

Jan 23rd 2016, 7:49 PM 6,481 Views 3 Comments

Manuel Pellegrini’s side are now second in the table, ahead of Arsenal on goal difference.

# difference-maker - Thursday 17 September, 2015

It's been a good night for Tottenham's new £22million man in the Europa League
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It's been a good night for Tottenham's new £22million man in the Europa League

Sep 17th 2015, 9:37 PM 9,648 Views 2 Comments

Spurs beat Qarabag 3-1 at White Hart Lane.

# difference-maker - Monday 30 March, 2015

Opinion: Wes Hoolahan must stay in the team if Ireland are to build on signs of progress
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Opinion: Wes Hoolahan must stay in the team if Ireland are to build on signs of progress

Mar 30th 2015, 7:45 AM 15,339 Views 42 Comments

The Norwich man caught the eye, as the Boys in Green kept their Euro 2016 qualification hopes alive with a draw last night.

# difference-maker - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Is Cesc Fabregas the Premier League's most influential player? These stats suggest so
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Is Cesc Fabregas the Premier League's most influential player? These stats suggest so

Dec 18th 2014, 12:17 PM 5,201 Views 10 Comments

The Chelsea star is the undisputed assists king.

# difference-maker - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Falcao fires United to victory over Everton
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Falcao fires United to victory over Everton

Oct 5th 2014, 2:26 PM 16,654 Views 32 Comments

The Red Devils moved into fourth in the league following their home win over the Toffees.

# difference-maker - Monday 19 May, 2014

Louis van Gaal vows to make Manchester United history
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Louis van Gaal vows to make Manchester United history

May 19th 2014, 3:53 PM 7,258 Views 10 Comments

“I know what an incredible arena Old Trafford is and how passionate and knowledgeable the fans are,” he added.