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# in-defence-of - Sunday 21 March, 2021

'Eddie can't play for us' - Itoje defends coach Jones after Six Nations flop
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'Eddie can't play for us' - Itoje defends coach Jones after Six Nations flop

Mar 21st 2021, 2:59 PM 11,425 Views 12 Comments

The England head coach is facing calls for his dismissal.

# in-defence-of - Thursday 18 April, 2019

'My heart goes out to him. He's being persecuted' - Tennis great Court defends Folau over anti-gay post
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'My heart goes out to him. He's being persecuted' - Tennis great Court defends Folau over anti-gay post

Apr 18th 2019, 9:24 AM 15,058 Views 61 Comments

The Wallabies star is facing the sack by Rugby Australia for saying that ‘hell awaits’ homosexuals.

# in-defence-of - Thursday 28 March, 2019

'Van Gaal's football was the worst I've seen' - Neville slams ex-United boss for Solskjaer jibe
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'Van Gaal's football was the worst I've seen' - Neville slams ex-United boss for Solskjaer jibe

Mar 28th 2019, 3:45 PM 6,983 Views 11 Comments

The Dutch coach previously questioned the playing style at the Old Trafford club.

# in-defence-of - Saturday 5 January, 2019

'There have been captains in different sports who have been on that edge'
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'There have been captains in different sports who have been on that edge'

Jan 5th 2019, 8:00 AM 26,448 Views 73 Comments

Johnny Sexton isn’t involved against Ulster tonight – but the Leinster captain still dominated yesterday’s pre-match press conference.

# in-defence-of - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Ozil is 'a warrior' for Arsenal but frustrated over lack of signings, says club legend Pires
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Ozil is 'a warrior' for Arsenal but frustrated over lack of signings, says club legend Pires

Oct 18th 2017, 8:33 PM 3,362 Views 2 Comments

Ozil is approaching the final six months of his deal at Arsenal.

# in-defence-of - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Bejaysus is a sacred Irish word and we’re glad the world knows about it
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Bejaysus is a sacred Irish word and we’re glad the world knows about it

Mar 16th 2016, 6:55 PM 8,169 Views 3 Comments

It’s a way to sound pissed off that’s both poetic and quintessentially Irish.