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#MOTM

# motm - Last year 2021

19-year-old Parrott 'over the moon' after scoring first and second Ireland goals in comeback win
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19-year-old Parrott 'over the moon' after scoring first and second Ireland goals in comeback win

Jun 3rd 2021, 9:55 PM 13,479 Views 23 Comments

The Boys In Green beat Andorra 4-1 for Stephen Kenny’s first triumph at the helm.

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Arteta confident FA Cup final hero Aubameyang will stay at Arsenal
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Arteta confident FA Cup final hero Aubameyang will stay at Arsenal

Aug 1st 2020, 8:57 PM 8,278 Views 7 Comments

‘He is loved by everyone at the club so hopefully he will continue with us.’

Explosive Kelleher loving the opportunity to 'step up and fill the jersey'
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Explosive Kelleher loving the opportunity to 'step up and fill the jersey'

Oct 7th 2019, 8:15 PM 11,031 Views 7 Comments

The hooker was man-of-the-match for Leinster against Ospreys last Friday.

Tipperary star Noel McGrath named All-Ireland final man-of-the-match
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# Tipp Top Man

Tipperary star Noel McGrath named All-Ireland final man-of-the-match

Aug 18th 2019, 11:29 PM 14,373 Views 10 Comments

Ronan Maher and Barry Heffernan were also nominated.

'A lot of people didn't give us a chance' against Donegal, says Mayo star O'Shea
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'A lot of people didn't give us a chance' against Donegal, says Mayo star O'Shea

Aug 4th 2019, 1:52 PM 14,771 Views 9 Comments

The Westerners booked their All-Ireland semi-final spot last night.

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winners from yesterday's hurling deciders?
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Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winners from yesterday's hurling deciders?

Jul 1st 2019, 1:20 PM 7,848 Views 5 Comments

Limerick’s Peter Casey and Wexford’s Rory O’Connor were honoured.

Outstanding Van der Flier plays as if he's never been away
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Outstanding Van der Flier plays as if he's never been away

May 18th 2019, 8:22 PM 13,041 Views 45 Comments

The Leinster openside was simply colossal in a man-of-the-match performance against Munster.

'You have to have guts about you to go to Slovakia' - Stephen Kenny pays tribute to Ireland's MOTM
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# Reaction

'You have to have guts about you to go to Slovakia' - Stephen Kenny pays tribute to Ireland's MOTM

Mar 25th 2019, 12:01 AM 12,337 Views 8 Comments

Connor Ronan was among the standouts in the 3-0 win over Luxembourg.

O'Brien a 'live option' for Toulouse as Cullen praises centre's progress
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O'Brien a 'live option' for Toulouse as Cullen praises centre's progress

Jan 6th 2019, 6:15 AM 10,471 Views 5 Comments

The 22-year-old was man of the match in Saturday’s big Pro14 win over Ulster at the RDS.

Eden Hazard scores 100th goal, as Chelsea earn hard-fought win
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Eden Hazard scores 100th goal, as Chelsea earn hard-fought win

Dec 26th 2018, 9:28 PM 4,233 Views 0 Comments

The Blues were too good for Watford as Vicarage Road today.

O'Loughlin's patience rewarded as he seizes his big chance in front of Schmidt
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O'Loughlin's patience rewarded as he seizes his big chance in front of Schmidt

Dec 17th 2018, 7:30 AM 12,656 Views 20 Comments

‘I would rather be playing any position in this team than a set position in another team.’

'You feel a bit guilty stealing man-of-the-match from someone like that'
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'You feel a bit guilty stealing man-of-the-match from someone like that'

Dec 10th 2018, 12:33 PM 30,282 Views 9 Comments

Ulster’s Will Addison was superb once again as they beat Scarlets in Wales.

'The world's his oyster, he can go wherever he wants' - Addison shines for Ulster
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'The world's his oyster, he can go wherever he wants' - Addison shines for Ulster

Dec 7th 2018, 10:47 PM 18,116 Views 25 Comments

Ulster’s Will Addison was superb once again in the bonus-point win over Scarlets.

'Seeing Johnny every day you want to get to his level'
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'Seeing Johnny every day you want to get to his level'

Oct 8th 2018, 6:00 AM 7,674 Views 25 Comments

Ross Byrne seized his starting opportunity against Munster on Saturday, as he strives to bring his game to new levels.

'It was nice - I don't score many but it was big scoring against Manchester United'
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'It was nice - I don't score many but it was big scoring against Manchester United'

Aug 20th 2018, 6:25 PM 4,103 Views 3 Comments

Ireland defender Shane Duffy had a day to remember yesterday.

Limerick's Kyle Hayes named All-Ireland final man of the match
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Limerick's Kyle Hayes named All-Ireland final man of the match

Aug 19th 2018, 11:37 PM 18,869 Views 12 Comments

Declan Hannon and Joe Canning were also nominated.

'Week in, week out, finals footy': Lowe relishes the big stage as he leads the way for Leinster
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'Week in, week out, finals footy': Lowe relishes the big stage as he leads the way for Leinster

May 20th 2018, 10:58 AM 7,147 Views 27 Comments

The freewheeling Kiwi was one of Leinster’s standout performers yesterday, with his one-handed offload for Jack Conan a particular highlight.

Deegan the latest star turn off the unrivalled Leinster production line
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Deegan the latest star turn off the unrivalled Leinster production line

Apr 9th 2018, 10:34 AM 11,220 Views 12 Comments

The number eight has enjoyed a fine breakthrough season but is happy to bide his time.

'You always dream of having a good start': Debutant Rice a bright spark for Ireland
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'You always dream of having a good start': Debutant Rice a bright spark for Ireland

Mar 23rd 2018, 8:25 PM 4,967 Views 10 Comments

Martin O’Neill and Seamus Coleman were impressed with the West Ham youngster.

'He just appeared in front of me and I kind of smirked as I knew I was a goner'
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'He just appeared in front of me and I kind of smirked as I knew I was a goner'

Oct 16th 2017, 6:30 AM 13,758 Views 8 Comments

Robbie Henshaw’s take-down of Montpellier’s 130kg winger Nadolo was just one example of Leinster winning ‘the little victories’ on Saturday.

Cullen hails record-breaking Sexton as Leinster build momentum ahead of Montpellier
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# Man Of The Match

Cullen hails record-breaking Sexton as Leinster build momentum ahead of Montpellier

Oct 7th 2017, 4:56 PM 7,717 Views 19 Comments

The Leinster out-half become the province’s all-time leading points scorer at the Aviva Stadium this afternoon.

Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winner from today's thrilling football final?
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Do you agree with the man-of-the-match winner from today's thrilling football final?

Sep 17th 2017, 11:44 PM 17,071 Views 14 Comments

Dublin’s James McCarthy landed the award.

Who was your All-Ireland SFC final man-of-the-match?
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# Your Say

Who was your All-Ireland SFC final man-of-the-match?

Sep 17th 2017, 6:33 PM 21,190 Views 45 Comments

Dean Rock grabs the headlines, but which other players stood out at Croke Park?

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selections?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selections?

May 22nd 2017, 11:19 AM 8,714 Views 16 Comments

Conor Lehane and Patrick Durcan scooped yesterday’s awards.

'I just feel lucky really': Ringrose still pinching himself as Leinster's centre of attention
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'I just feel lucky really': Ringrose still pinching himself as Leinster's centre of attention

Jan 9th 2017, 7:00 AM 7,138 Views 8 Comments

Another dazzling performance on Friday night earned the 21-year-old the man-of-the-match award but his feet remain firmly on the ground.

'The fact they took the title off us last May added spice to it and gassed the flames'
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'The fact they took the title off us last May added spice to it and gassed the flames'

Oct 30th 2016, 8:44 PM 6,427 Views 24 Comments

Dan Leavy admits Leinster were out for vengeance in last night’s Pro12 interpro.

Michael Fitzsimons named All-Ireland SFC final man of the match
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Michael Fitzsimons named All-Ireland SFC final man of the match

Oct 1st 2016, 7:08 PM 14,974 Views 28 Comments

Do you agree with the RTE panel’s selection?

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's football man-of-the-match award?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's football man-of-the-match award?

Aug 21st 2016, 10:27 PM 12,192 Views 12 Comments

Jarlath Burns, Dessie Dolan and Tomás Ó Sé delivered their verdict this evening.

Do you agree with the All-Ireland football quarter-final man-of-the-match winners?
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Do you agree with the All-Ireland football quarter-final man-of-the-match winners?

Jul 31st 2016, 10:23 PM 9,165 Views 11 Comments

Tomás Ó Sé and Dessie Dolan made their selections on The Sunday Game.

Who deserves the man-of-the-match award in today’s All-Ireland final?
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# The Sunday Game

Who deserves the man-of-the-match award in today’s All-Ireland final?

Sep 20th 2015, 6:53 PM 16,907 Views 26 Comments

It was a good day at the office for these lads.

RTÉ and Sky Sports disagree on man-of-the-match award but who gets your vote?
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RTÉ and Sky Sports disagree on man-of-the-match award but who gets your vote?

Aug 23rd 2015, 10:33 PM 18,677 Views 22 Comments

Who was the stand-out player in Kerry’s win over Tyrone?

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection?

Aug 2nd 2015, 10:17 PM 15,209 Views 19 Comments

Stephen O’Brien, Colm Cooper and David Moran were the nominees.

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's man-of-the-match selection?

Jul 12th 2015, 10:14 PM 11,839 Views 7 Comments

It was a tough decision.

Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selections?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selections?

Jun 28th 2015, 10:30 PM 11,160 Views 10 Comments

Unsurprisingly, Westmeath and Dublin dominated the nominees.

Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selections?
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game’s man-of-the-match selections?

Jun 21st 2015, 10:18 PM 11,796 Views 12 Comments

Unsurprisingly, Kilkenny and Tipp players dominated the nominees.

Video: Limerick's Cian Lynch produced this brilliant bag of tricks against Clare
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Video: Limerick's Cian Lynch produced this brilliant bag of tricks against Clare

May 27th 2015, 8:18 PM 5,913 Views 3 Comments

The teenager starred against Clare last Sunday.

Do you agree with Donal Óg Cusack's selection for The Sunday Game man-of-the-match award?
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Do you agree with Donal Óg Cusack's selection for The Sunday Game man-of-the-match award?

May 25th 2015, 7:45 AM 12,311 Views 14 Comments

It was a memorable day for Limerick’s Cian Lynch.

Do you agree with the first Sunday Game man-of-the-match award of 2015?
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Do you agree with the first Sunday Game man-of-the-match award of 2015?

May 18th 2015, 8:45 PM 9,536 Views 10 Comments

Donegal’s Martin McElhinney got the nod.

This brilliant piece of skill helped Tony Kelly get man-of-the-match in the Fitzgibbon Cup final
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# Unbelievable Tekkers

This brilliant piece of skill helped Tony Kelly get man-of-the-match in the Fitzgibbon Cup final

Mar 12th 2015, 10:00 AM 11,802 Views 2 Comments

The 2013 Hurler of the Year shot 0-6 as UL claimed glory.

Kilkenny's Richie Hogan wins All-Ireland hurling final man of the match
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Kilkenny's Richie Hogan wins All-Ireland hurling final man of the match

Sep 7th 2014, 10:52 PM 6,585 Views 17 Comments

The Danesfort man’s performance in today’s game was rewarded.

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