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Former United defender: 'Lukaku can beat Ronaldo’s scoring record in season one'
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Former United defender: 'Lukaku can beat Ronaldo’s scoring record in season one'

Oct 12th 2017, 5:18 PM 8,918 Views 7 Comments

The striker has enjoyed a productive opening to his time at Old Trafford, and Mikael Silvestre has tipped him for bigger things.

Argentina boss Sampaoli: 'Football owed Messi the World Cup'
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Argentina boss Sampaoli: 'Football owed Messi the World Cup'

Oct 11th 2017, 11:59 AM 8,657 Views 35 Comments

Jorge Sampaoli was full of praise and indebted to hat-trick hero Lionel Messi after their win last night.

Mannion's moment - Dublin forward makes his mark on football's biggest day
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Mannion's moment - Dublin forward makes his mark on football's biggest day

Sep 18th 2017, 6:00 PM 6,506 Views 3 Comments

The 24-year-old capped off a superb season yesterday.

Lions 10 Johnny Sexton proving his doubters wrong once again
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Lions 10 Johnny Sexton proving his doubters wrong once again

Jul 7th 2017, 8:00 AM 32,362 Views 41 Comments

Warren Gatland turned to the Ireland out-half in the Lions’ time of need and he delivered.

'We’ve a good relationship - apart from trying to kill each other at the Aviva!'
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'We’ve a good relationship - apart from trying to kill each other at the Aviva!'

Jun 30th 2017, 10:00 PM 14,370 Views 6 Comments

Johnny Sexton takes over at 10 for the Lions tomorrow, with his good friend Owen Farrell moving to 12.

Hartley picked to captain England for tour of Argentina after Lions omission
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Hartley picked to captain England for tour of Argentina after Lions omission

Apr 20th 2017, 10:17 AM 6,357 Views 7 Comments

Eddie Jones has named 15 uncapped players in his squad.

'I feel pressure every game I play for Ireland because I put pressure on myself'
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'I feel pressure every game I play for Ireland because I put pressure on myself'

Mar 17th 2017, 6:30 AM 4,960 Views 12 Comments

Johnny Sexton will be without his regular halfback partner against England tomorrow.

'We see Zlatan week in, week out but it's not only him we have to be wary of'
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'We see Zlatan week in, week out but it's not only him we have to be wary of'

Jun 10th 2016, 1:44 PM 4,087 Views 3 Comments

Ireland full-back Stephen Ward has been speaking about Sweden’s biggest threat.

Brilliant Ozil gets Arsenal back to winning ways
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Brilliant Ozil gets Arsenal back to winning ways

Feb 7th 2016, 3:49 PM 9,223 Views 6 Comments

The Gunners are now level on points with second-place Tottenham Hotspur.

IABA set to wait until after the Olympics to appoint Billy Walsh's successor
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IABA set to wait until after the Olympics to appoint Billy Walsh's successor

Jan 8th 2016, 7:30 AM 2,169 Views 5 Comments

Zaur Antia expected to lead Irish boxing’s medal charge at Rio 2016.

Philly McMahon - Donaghy incident, Gooch marking and lifting Sam
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Philly McMahon - Donaghy incident, Gooch marking and lifting Sam

Sep 22nd 2015, 6:00 AM 9,078 Views 42 Comments

The Ballymun Kickhams club man has been a central figure in the 2015 championship.

'I think Sexton's salary is probably the same as all of ours put together'
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'I think Sexton's salary is probably the same as all of ours put together'

Sep 20th 2015, 3:55 PM 21,038 Views 5 Comments

Canada were impressed with the form of Ireland’s out-half yesterday.

How Kieran McGeeney helped transform Tipperary's hurling scoring star
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How Kieran McGeeney helped transform Tipperary's hurling scoring star

Sep 11th 2015, 11:11 AM 10,844 Views 2 Comments

Seamus Callanan credits the Armagh manager for helping his transformation.

'He eats, sleeps, drinks camogie' - the Galway boss winning All-Ireland titles decades apart
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'He eats, sleeps, drinks camogie' - the Galway boss winning All-Ireland titles decades apart

Sep 10th 2015, 9:45 PM 6,060 Views 1 Comment

Tony Ward is continuing to steer Galway in the right direction.

'He reminds me of Jan Molby in his pomp in his Liverpool days, he can just control the play'
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'He reminds me of Jan Molby in his pomp in his Liverpool days, he can just control the play'

Jun 25th 2015, 6:00 AM 6,214 Views 3 Comments

Brendan Devenney is full of praise for Donegal’s talismanic captain Michael Murphy.

'Why wouldn't Benitez build Madrid around Bale?'
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'Why wouldn't Benitez build Madrid around Bale?'

Jun 15th 2015, 12:31 AM 6,811 Views 2 Comments

The Wales coach says the incoming Madrid boss must have been happy with the winger’s display against Belgium.

Shane Dooley helps himself to 1-14 as Offaly claim opening Division 1B win over Laois
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Shane Dooley helps himself to 1-14 as Offaly claim opening Division 1B win over Laois

Feb 14th 2015, 9:57 PM 6,658 Views 2 Comments

The Faithful had four points to spare in Portlaoise tonight.

'Just give me the ball,' Eriksen tells Spurs
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'Just give me the ball,' Eriksen tells Spurs

Jan 29th 2015, 3:32 PM 4,142 Views 3 Comments

He has scored late Premier League winners against Hull City, Swansea City and Sunderland since November.

Lionel Messi ready for 'most important match'
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Lionel Messi ready for 'most important match'

Jul 12th 2014, 10:26 PM 3,132 Views 1 Comment

“Tomorrow, we will play the most important match of our lives for our country,” he wrote on Facebook.

TJ Ryan on mental preparation, Páirc Uí Chaoimh memories and sleepless nights
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TJ Ryan on mental preparation, Páirc Uí Chaoimh memories and sleepless nights

Jul 11th 2014, 5:27 PM 3,864 Views 2 Comments

The Limerick boss chats to us ahead of Sunday’s Munster hurling final.

Louis van Gaal confirmed as new Man United manager
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Louis van Gaal confirmed as new Man United manager

May 19th 2014, 2:02 PM 17,499 Views 68 Comments

The veteran coach will join the Old Trafford outfit once Holland’s World Cup campaign culminates.

Kevin Durant thanks God, his mam, his team-mates and his city in tearful MVP speech
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Kevin Durant thanks God, his mam, his team-mates and his city in tearful MVP speech

May 7th 2014, 9:51 AM 3,208 Views 4 Comments

“You’re the real MVP,” Durant tells mam as he is named the resounding winner of the NBA’s regular season award.

Jordi Murphy: 'Every player loves to get their hands on the ball'
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Jordi Murphy: 'Every player loves to get their hands on the ball'

Dec 28th 2013, 9:45 PM 6,178 Views 27 Comments

The Leinster No. 8 stood out with his powerful ball carrying in tonight’s win over Ulster.

If Sexton wasn't fit, Jackson would have started - Joe Schmidt
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If Sexton wasn't fit, Jackson would have started - Joe Schmidt

Nov 22nd 2013, 3:14 PM 4,071 Views 10 Comments

The Ireland coach admits that the Ulster out-half is unlucky to miss out, with versatility needed on the bench.

Pienaar gets Springbok start but Kirchner surplus to requirements
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Pienaar gets Springbok start but Kirchner surplus to requirements

Aug 14th 2013, 3:44 PM 2,452 Views 2 Comments

Willie Le Roux has been selected ahead of the new Leinster signing.

Yaya Toure signs new Manchester City deal
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Yaya Toure signs new Manchester City deal

Apr 4th 2013, 6:50 PM 941 Views 1 Comment

“This is where I want to be,” Toure said after much brinkmanship with the club’s hierarchy.

Snapshot: Roddy Collins arrives in Athlone, looks askance at camera
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Snapshot: Roddy Collins arrives in Athlone, looks askance at camera

Nov 23rd 2012, 1:50 PM 1,851 Views 5 Comments

What are you looking at, Irish football fans?