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#Hitting back

# hitting-back - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Liverpool dismayed by 'disgraceful' claims from French Interior Minister
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From The42
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Liverpool dismayed by 'disgraceful' claims from French Interior Minister

Jun 2nd 2022, 8:15 PM 7,289 Views 0 Comments

UEFA have launched their own independent review, led by Portugal’s Dr Tiago Brandao Rodrigues.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Bohemians to block Dublin derby tickets for away fans in response to Shamrock Rovers
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From The42
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Bohemians to block Dublin derby tickets for away fans in response to Shamrock Rovers

Oct 19th 2021, 7:36 PM 8,767 Views 16 Comments

The teams drew 1-1 last night at Tallaght Stadium.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

'People look at Connacht down the end of their nose' - Friend responds to comments by Bulls boss
# No Respect
From The42
# No Respect

'People look at Connacht down the end of their nose' - Friend responds to comments by Bulls boss

Oct 5th 2021, 3:00 PM 21,198 Views 23 Comments

The province have also confirmed the signing of Samoa international loosehead Tietie Tuimauga.

# hitting-back - Sunday 15 August, 2021

'Cynicism, give us a break. Really?' - Dublin boss Bohan's mounting frustration
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From The42
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'Cynicism, give us a break. Really?' - Dublin boss Bohan's mounting frustration

Aug 15th 2021, 7:05 AM 53,344 Views 12 Comments

‘Physicality has been thrown out like a dirty word at us at the moment – and cynicism.’

# hitting-back - Friday 30 July, 2021

Rugby Australia slam Erasmus' 'unacceptable' attack on referee Berry
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From The42
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Rugby Australia slam Erasmus' 'unacceptable' attack on referee Berry

Jul 30th 2021, 10:15 AM 9,604 Views 13 Comments

The Aussie union’s CEO says public attacks like this can’t be tolerated.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 26 May, 2021

Hardcore Super League trio defiant against UEFA 'coercion'
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From The42
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Hardcore Super League trio defiant against UEFA 'coercion'

May 26th 2021, 9:30 PM 5,440 Views 2 Comments

UEFA on Tuesday opened formal disciplinary proceedings against the three clubs.

# hitting-back - Sunday 11 April, 2021

'It’s very, very sad' - Mourinho left fuming with Solskjaer over Son Heung-min comments
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From The42
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'It’s very, very sad' - Mourinho left fuming with Solskjaer over Son Heung-min comments

Apr 11th 2021, 8:39 PM 21,208 Views 16 Comments

Son Heung-min was involved in a controversial moment in the first half and post-match comments from Solskjaer riled former United boss Mourinho.

# hitting-back - Monday 14 September, 2020

Lewis Hamilton’s claim safety sacrificed for entertainment is ‘offensive’ – FIA
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From The42
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Lewis Hamilton’s claim safety sacrificed for entertainment is ‘offensive’ – FIA

Sep 14th 2020, 5:16 PM 5,851 Views 1 Comment

Hamilton is also being investigated by the FIA because of the T-shirt he wore before and after Sunday’s race.

# hitting-back - Sunday 5 April, 2020

'The online abuse I get is upsetting,' says James McClean
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From The42
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'The online abuse I get is upsetting,' says James McClean

Apr 5th 2020, 11:17 PM 7,425 Views 15 Comments

Irish international speaks out against trolls.

Rooney says footballers have been made 'scapegoats' with 30% cut demands
# Disgrace
From The42
# Disgrace

Rooney says footballers have been made 'scapegoats' with 30% cut demands

Apr 5th 2020, 10:41 AM 10,126 Views 18 Comments

Now with Derby in the Championship, the 34-year-old has criticised UK health secretary Matt Hancock.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

World Rugby refers Scottish Rugby Union to independent disputes committee
# Legal Threats
From The42
# Legal Threats

World Rugby refers Scottish Rugby Union to independent disputes committee

Oct 15th 2019, 7:06 AM 21,398 Views 30 Comments

The Scots threatened legal action against the game’s governing body last week.

# hitting-back - Monday 8 July, 2019

Comer: 'It's actually pretty embarrassing the press he has got over the last few years'
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From The42
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Comer: 'It's actually pretty embarrassing the press he has got over the last few years'

Jul 8th 2019, 10:50 AM 11,045 Views 6 Comments

Damien Comer has come to the defence of under-fire Galway manager Kevin Walsh.

# hitting-back - Monday 17 June, 2019

'Attacking players and stuff as they have done is not very respectful' - Clare boss
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From The42
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'Attacking players and stuff as they have done is not very respectful' - Clare boss

Jun 17th 2019, 6:00 AM 12,124 Views 9 Comments

Donal Moloney hit out at the critics of the Clare players.

# hitting-back - Monday 10 June, 2019

'It was sly, it was devious' - O'Neill unhappy with coverage of his pre-Dublin comments
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From The42
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'It was sly, it was devious' - O'Neill unhappy with coverage of his pre-Dublin comments

Jun 10th 2019, 12:00 PM 49,028 Views 11 Comments

Some outlets took the Kildare manager’s remarks after their replay win over Longford as a bold prediction.

# hitting-back - Sunday 28 April, 2019

'You shut up and I’ll talk' - Juventus boss Allegri storms off after dramatic TV interview
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From The42
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'You shut up and I’ll talk' - Juventus boss Allegri storms off after dramatic TV interview

Apr 28th 2019, 11:08 AM 11,686 Views 5 Comments

Massimiliano Allegri has been criticised for his tactics, but he believes his success speaks for itself.

# hitting-back - Monday 18 February, 2019

'No logic to his point' - Gaoth Dobhair star McGee addresses Brady's 'piss up' tweet
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From The42
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'No logic to his point' - Gaoth Dobhair star McGee addresses Brady's 'piss up' tweet

Feb 18th 2019, 10:21 AM 11,320 Views 10 Comments

The former Mayo footballer’s opinion was a rather unpopular one on Saturday night.

# hitting-back - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Mayo boss Leahy defends his set-up and calls Staunton's 'unsafe' claims 'close to slanderous'
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From The42
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Mayo boss Leahy defends his set-up and calls Staunton's 'unsafe' claims 'close to slanderous'

Sep 13th 2018, 10:27 AM 10,286 Views 12 Comments

Peter Leahy says the controversial player walkout took place because of team selection issues.

# hitting-back - Friday 24 August, 2018

Trump mocks US Attorney General Jeff Sessions in another burst of tweets
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Trump mocks US Attorney General Jeff Sessions in another burst of tweets

Aug 24th 2018, 1:51 PM 25,534 Views 71 Comments

He called on him to probe a litany of recurring complaints against those investigating his administration and Democrats.

# hitting-back - Monday 9 July, 2018

'They were f***ing useless back then and they're still f***ing useless'
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From The42
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'They were f***ing useless back then and they're still f***ing useless'

Jul 9th 2018, 11:42 AM 69,578 Views 21 Comments

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney has blasted critics of his side – many of whom he says he has played against.

# hitting-back - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Dublin's Jonny Cooper dismisses 'very unfair' comments against Jim Gavin
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From The42
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Dublin's Jonny Cooper dismisses 'very unfair' comments against Jim Gavin

Oct 5th 2017, 11:03 AM 8,246 Views 19 Comments

The Dublin manager has been criticised for withholding his emotions after winning the 2017 All-Ireland final.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Januzaj: 'My critics chat s**t about me, I'll prove them wrong'
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From The42
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Januzaj: 'My critics chat s**t about me, I'll prove them wrong'

Oct 3rd 2017, 2:54 PM 10,248 Views 7 Comments

The former Man United winger isn’t happy.

# hitting-back - Monday 5 June, 2017

Kerry football boss: 'I think that's a huge question - why and how and who leaked it?'
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From The42
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Kerry football boss: 'I think that's a huge question - why and how and who leaked it?'

Jun 5th 2017, 3:45 PM 11,520 Views 21 Comments

The Kerry manager has spoken for the first time about the Brendan O’Sullivan case.

# hitting-back - Friday 10 March, 2017

Case for defence - Mings 'extremely disappointed' at 5-game ban for stamp on Zlatan
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From The42
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Case for defence - Mings 'extremely disappointed' at 5-game ban for stamp on Zlatan

Mar 10th 2017, 10:38 AM 4,047 Views 26 Comments

The Bournemouth defender insists it was not ‘an intentional stamp’.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Pirlo slams English paper for 'interview' in which he allegedly trolls Man United
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From The42
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Pirlo slams English paper for 'interview' in which he allegedly trolls Man United

Aug 16th 2016, 9:31 AM 9,144 Views 5 Comments

The Italian was quoted as saying that Juventus were “still laughing” at Manchester United over losing Paul Pogba.

# hitting-back - Thursday 28 April, 2016

What about the €12 million?: DJ's emotional speech at mental health rally
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# Kildare Street Gates

What about the €12 million?: DJ's emotional speech at mental health rally

Apr 28th 2016, 5:02 PM 27,052 Views 60 Comments

Advocates are aiming to keep the issue on the agenda.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Primary school teachers haven't had promotions for eight years
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Primary school teachers haven't had promotions for eight years

Mar 8th 2016, 8:49 PM 36,456 Views 115 Comments

Members of the INTO have voted in favour of industrial action.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

'I'm a golfer, not a body builder' - McIlroy hits back at criticism over weights programme
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From The42
# Pumping Iron

'I'm a golfer, not a body builder' - McIlroy hits back at criticism over weights programme

Feb 17th 2016, 10:30 PM 21,241 Views 12 Comments

The Northern Irishman wasn’t pleased with one journalist’s comments.

# hitting-back - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Lucinda Creighton hits out over standards in public office complaint
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

Lucinda Creighton hits out over standards in public office complaint

Feb 14th 2016, 12:33 PM 17,002 Views 74 Comments

A complaint against the Renua leader was made anonymously earlier this month.

# hitting-back - Thursday 21 January, 2016

'They've changed many players' lives' - Flynn defends GPA after O'Rourke criticism
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'They've changed many players' lives' - Flynn defends GPA after O'Rourke criticism

Jan 21st 2016, 12:30 PM 22,130 Views 22 Comments

The newly installed secretary insists the GPA ‘do great things’.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Wales manager Chris Coleman hits back at Arsene Wenger and his 'cheap shot'
# No Love Lost
From The42
# No Love Lost

Wales manager Chris Coleman hits back at Arsene Wenger and his 'cheap shot'

Nov 4th 2015, 2:40 PM 5,091 Views 22 Comments

Coleman was responding to Wenger’s claim Aaron Ramsey was injured on international duty.

# hitting-back - Friday 2 October, 2015

Former Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro slams FA in damning statement over Jose Mourinho row
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Former Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro slams FA in damning statement over Jose Mourinho row

Oct 2nd 2015, 3:09 PM 10,241 Views 12 Comments

The 42-year-old criticised the FA for not asking her to give evidence during its investigation into alleged sexist abuse.

# hitting-back - Monday 21 September, 2015

'People calling us cowards and chokers and bottlers' - Defiant Dubs have their say
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'People calling us cowards and chokers and bottlers' - Defiant Dubs have their say

Sep 21st 2015, 8:30 AM 7,389 Views 18 Comments

James McCarthy on Dublin’s significant statement.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Was Ciaran Whelan too soft on Dublin? Here's his defence of Sunday Game views
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Was Ciaran Whelan too soft on Dublin? Here's his defence of Sunday Game views

Sep 2nd 2015, 9:58 AM 14,093 Views 69 Comments

The pundit went on Newstalk last night to address the issue.

# hitting-back - Thursday 20 August, 2015

'I've had one bad game this season and everyone's all over it' - Rooney hits back at critics
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From The42
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'I've had one bad game this season and everyone's all over it' - Rooney hits back at critics

Aug 20th 2015, 12:01 AM 6,023 Views 12 Comments

Although the Man United captain admits he hasn’t been good enough so far this campaign.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

This woman had the best response to a man who body-shamed her during a run
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From The Daily Edge
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This woman had the best response to a man who body-shamed her during a run

Aug 12th 2015, 7:56 AM 7,821 Views 9 Comments

That’s him told.

# hitting-back - Thursday 4 June, 2015

FAI insist Fifa money was 'a legitimate payment' for the Aviva Stadium
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FAI insist Fifa money was 'a legitimate payment' for the Aviva Stadium

Jun 4th 2015, 10:30 PM 7,856 Views 8 Comments

The FAI have released a statement this evening.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'
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'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'

Feb 25th 2015, 9:00 PM 8,984 Views 5 Comments

Gary Wilson took aim at the ICC after helping Ireland beat UAE.

# hitting-back - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

'Cowards behind the computer screens - it's an absolute disgrace what some people are saying'
# Dan Currams
From The42
# Dan Currams

'Cowards behind the computer screens - it's an absolute disgrace what some people are saying'

Feb 17th 2015, 12:13 PM 8,688 Views 8 Comments

Offaly captain Daniel Currams isn’t happy with those knocking the Faithful county’s hurlers.

# hitting-back - Friday 12 December, 2014

The contentious Dublin Christmas Market has a 100 per cent approval rate
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The contentious Dublin Christmas Market has a 100 per cent approval rate

Dec 12th 2014, 10:00 PM 35,204 Views 62 Comments

According to a survey from the group that set it up … The Restaurants Association of Ireland have criticised it for an over-reliance on fast food operators.

# hitting-back - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

The people weren't happy with the RTÉ soccer panel last night but Dunphy launches defence
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From The42
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The people weren't happy with the RTÉ soccer panel last night but Dunphy launches defence

Oct 15th 2014, 12:45 PM 12,816 Views 24 Comments

The RTÉ pundit insists he was only doing his job ‘properly as an analyst’.

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