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#Farce

# farce - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Sheffield United promoted to Premier League after Leeds-Villa descends to complete madness
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# Farce

Sheffield United promoted to Premier League after Leeds-Villa descends to complete madness

Apr 28th 2019, 2:32 PM 26,747 Views 37 Comments

Astonishing scenes at Elland Road.

# farce - Sunday 24 February, 2019

'A big misunderstanding' - Sarri backs down in Kepa dispute
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# Farce

'A big misunderstanding' - Sarri backs down in Kepa dispute

Feb 24th 2019, 8:26 PM 16,242 Views 14 Comments

The Chelsea manager conceded ground in an astonishing clash in today’s Carabao Cup final.

# farce - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'An insult to sport' - Italian third division side beaten 20-0
# Farce
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# Farce

'An insult to sport' - Italian third division side beaten 20-0

Feb 17th 2019, 6:11 PM 12,198 Views 6 Comments

Financially troubled Pro Piacenza have been unable to pay their players and staff of late.

# farce - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Chilean side misses out on promotion after refusing to show up for penalty shoot-out
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# Farce

Chilean side misses out on promotion after refusing to show up for penalty shoot-out

Dec 27th 2017, 5:23 PM 7,246 Views 2 Comments

Deportes Vallenar’s failure to show up for a penalty shoot-out replay means Deportes Melipilla have won promotion to Chile’s second tier.

# farce - Friday 13 October, 2017

Ronald de Boer slams 'ridiculous' Crystal Palace for returning to 'kick and rush'
# Farce
From The42
# Farce

Ronald de Boer slams 'ridiculous' Crystal Palace for returning to 'kick and rush'

Oct 13th 2017, 11:20 AM 7,360 Views 3 Comments

The twin brother of recently sacked Palace manager Frank De Boer has blasted the Premier League side.

# farce - Friday 29 September, 2017

A week after PEDs warning from Deontay Wilder, world title opponent Luis Ortiz fails drug test
# Farce
From The42
# Farce

A week after PEDs warning from Deontay Wilder, world title opponent Luis Ortiz fails drug test

Sep 29th 2017, 9:57 AM 4,910 Views 4 Comments

Last week, Wilder warned Ortiz not to ‘f*** up’ their fight by testing positive.

# farce - Monday 8 February, 2016

Oh balls! Tonight's Scottish Cup draw went horribly wrong live on Sky Sports
# Oh Dear
From The42
# Oh Dear

Oh balls! Tonight's Scottish Cup draw went horribly wrong live on Sky Sports

Feb 8th 2016, 7:41 PM 18,398 Views 11 Comments

You had one job!

# farce - Friday 30 October, 2015

'To now insult those that care to play both is a true sign of contempt'
# Farce
From The42
# Farce

'To now insult those that care to play both is a true sign of contempt'

Oct 30th 2015, 10:58 AM 6,451 Views 5 Comments

You won’t believe what these Cavan clubs were asked to do next Sunday.

# farce - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Boxer inexplicably dressed as Batman fights 'The Joker' at heavyweight title press conference
# Na Na Na Na Batman!
From The42
# Na Na Na Na Batman!

Boxer inexplicably dressed as Batman fights 'The Joker' at heavyweight title press conference

Sep 23rd 2015, 3:41 PM 7,355 Views 16 Comments

And boxing purists compare MMA to the WWE.

# farce - Monday 27 April, 2015

We tried to find out who Siteserv's shareholders are ... it didn't go to plan
# Farce
# Farce

We tried to find out who Siteserv's shareholders are ... it didn't go to plan

Apr 27th 2015, 8:30 PM 45,465 Views 107 Comments

When in doubt, hit the F10 button.

# farce - Sunday 8 February, 2015

An Ivory Coast and a Ghana player made a mess of headbutting each other in the AFCON final
# Farce
From The42
# Farce

An Ivory Coast and a Ghana player made a mess of headbutting each other in the AFCON final

Feb 8th 2015, 8:52 PM 7,697 Views 1 Comment

‘Wait… do you dive or do I?’

# farce - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Look how bad this pitch was that caused Tipperary GAA relegation game to be postponed
# Farce
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# Farce

Look how bad this pitch was that caused Tipperary GAA relegation game to be postponed

Nov 25th 2014, 9:25 AM 11,857 Views 5 Comments

The Ballyneale pitch was deemed unsuitable by the referee last Saturday to hold a county senior football relegation playoff.

# farce - Friday 8 August, 2014

Opinion: Celtic-Legia debacle highlights UEFA's ridiculous double standards
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# Farce

Opinion: Celtic-Legia debacle highlights UEFA's ridiculous double standards

Aug 8th 2014, 4:01 PM 10,764 Views 42 Comments

It was confirmed earlier today that the Scottish side would progress to the next round despite being beaten 6-1.

# farce - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

'A ludicrous situation': Dozens of questions go unanswered in the Dáil because of absent TDs
# Dáil Reform
# Dáil Reform

'A ludicrous situation': Dozens of questions go unanswered in the Dáil because of absent TDs

Apr 15th 2014, 3:23 PM 14,422 Views 29 Comments

And this is Dáil reform apparently…

# farce - Thursday 13 June, 2013

'A farce': TDs at odds over claims government sought to undermine McGuinness
# PAC
# PAC

'A farce': TDs at odds over claims government sought to undermine McGuinness

Jun 13th 2013, 2:10 PM 6,340 Views 44 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee met for over three hours to discuss matters arising out of the controversy surrounding its chairman John McGuinness today.

# farce - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Here's what the Germans were laughing at on New Year's Eve TV
# Das Ist Gut
# Das Ist Gut

Here's what the Germans were laughing at on New Year's Eve TV

Jan 5th 2013, 11:30 AM 13,802 Views 26 Comments

We have Mrs Brown’s Boys; the Germans have something called Dinner for One.

# farce - Thursday 10 November, 2011

‘One Team in Tallinn’ – remembering Scotland’s ‘ghost game’ in Estonia
# Farce
From The42
# Farce

‘One Team in Tallinn’ – remembering Scotland’s ‘ghost game’ in Estonia

Nov 10th 2011, 9:06 AM 1,377 Views 0 Comments

One kick in the Baltics… and it was all over as Craig Brown’s side kicked off and then heard the full time whistle.

# farce - Saturday 28 June, 0008

Lions' handling of the 'geography six' has been a complete farce
# Mess
From The42
# Mess

Lions' handling of the 'geography six' has been a complete farce

Jun 28th 0008, 8:00 AM 25,966 Views 39 Comments

Warren Gatland’s admission that public opinion had swayed his decision-making was surprising.