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# nearly-there - This year 2022

Evenepoel closes in on Vuelta victory after increasing overall lead after stage 18
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Evenepoel closes in on Vuelta victory after increasing overall lead after stage 18

Sep 8th 2022, 10:38 PM 1,747 Views 1 Comment

The Quick-Step rider beat his main rival Spaniard Enric Mas on the climb to the summit of Piornal.

Ireland's men's and women's 7s teams have qualified for the World Cup
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Ireland's men's and women's 7s teams have qualified for the World Cup

Updated Jul 17th 2022, 6:00 PM 13,319 Views 4 Comments

The tournament will take place in Cape Town, South Africa in September.

Mbappe scores match-winning penalty as PSG close in on Ligue 1 title
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Mbappe scores match-winning penalty as PSG close in on Ligue 1 title

Apr 17th 2022, 10:18 PM 3,198 Views 2 Comments

A 2-1 win over rivals Marseille means PSG could win the league this week.

Celtic take massive step towards title as they inflict first home defeat on Rangers in two years
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Celtic take massive step towards title as they inflict first home defeat on Rangers in two years

Apr 3rd 2022, 2:30 PM 11,878 Views 17 Comments

Ange Postecoglou’s side are on course to bring the title back across the city.

FAI expect to finalise contract extension for Stephen Kenny by next month
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FAI expect to finalise contract extension for Stephen Kenny by next month

Feb 8th 2022, 11:00 PM 2,357 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the FAI CEO says Kenny will find a ‘bloody good coach’ to replace Anthony Barry.

Juventus complete €75m signing of Vlahovic from Fiorentina
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Juventus complete €75m signing of Vlahovic from Fiorentina

Updated Jan 28th 2022, 7:35 PM 10,062 Views 3 Comments

The Serbian striker has signed a contract until 2026 to join the Turin giants.

Everton full-back Digne set for Villa medical as €30m fee is agreed
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Everton full-back Digne set for Villa medical as €30m fee is agreed

Jan 12th 2022, 12:53 PM 4,452 Views 5 Comments

Steven Gerrard is close to adding the French international to his squad, having already secured a loan deal for Philippe Coutinho.

# nearly-there - Last year 2021

Shamrock Rovers maintain nine-point lead at the top after hard-fought win over Derry City
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Shamrock Rovers maintain nine-point lead at the top after hard-fought win over Derry City

Oct 1st 2021, 10:12 PM 2,667 Views 2 Comments

The Hoops were 2-1 winners in front of a boisterous crowd of 4,000 at Tallaght Stadium.

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Sheffield United complete club-record deal for Liverpool youngster Brewster
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Sheffield United complete club-record deal for Liverpool youngster Brewster

Oct 2nd 2020, 6:15 PM 17,972 Views 20 Comments

As part of the deal, Liverpool will have a buy-back option for the next three years.

Real Madrid close in on La Liga title with eighth consecutive win
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Real Madrid close in on La Liga title with eighth consecutive win

Jul 10th 2020, 11:48 PM 5,726 Views 4 Comments

Karim Benzema scored from the penalty spot before assisting Marco Asensio’s second-half tap-in.

Liverpool on verge of the title as they demolish Crystal Palace
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Liverpool on verge of the title as they demolish Crystal Palace

Jun 24th 2020, 10:07 PM 39,973 Views 79 Comments

Jurgen Klopp’s side were 4-0 winners at Anfield this evening.

Dundalk three wins from title after late Kelly header sees off Cork City
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Dundalk three wins from title after late Kelly header sees off Cork City

Sep 6th 2019, 10:03 PM 5,385 Views 4 Comments

The Lilywhites went 10 points clear with a 1-0 win at Oriel Park.

Highly-rated Cork City defender set to sign for Championship side Hull today
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Highly-rated Cork City defender set to sign for Championship side Hull today

Jul 25th 2019, 9:40 AM 6,130 Views 0 Comments

Sean McLoughlin’s deal is all agreed subject to a medical, says Grant McCann.

Katie Taylor's undisputed showdown against Persoon still awaiting confirmation
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Katie Taylor's undisputed showdown against Persoon still awaiting confirmation

Apr 15th 2019, 6:47 PM 3,374 Views 1 Comment

The deal should be done in the coming days though.

Celtic close in on eighth straight Scottish Premiership title as Rangers ease to victory
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Celtic close in on eighth straight Scottish Premiership title as Rangers ease to victory

Apr 3rd 2019, 10:49 PM 7,608 Views 5 Comments

Timothy Weah and Ryan Christie were on target for Celtic to secure a 2-0 win over St Mirren.

Taylor overcomes career-toughest test and batters Volante to win third world title
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Taylor overcomes career-toughest test and batters Volante to win third world title

Mar 16th 2019, 3:08 AM 72,710 Views 33 Comments

After a thrilling encounter, Taylor is now the IBF, WBA and WBO World lightweight champion.

Mixed news for Ireland and Burnley duo on the injury comeback trail
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Mixed news for Ireland and Burnley duo on the injury comeback trail

Jan 2nd 2019, 8:54 AM 6,868 Views 3 Comments

Robbie Brady could return for tonight’s Premier League clash, but it’s likely to come too soon for Stephen Ward.

Sinclair header sees Celtic close in on Europa League knockout stages
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Sinclair header sees Celtic close in on Europa League knockout stages

Nov 29th 2018, 8:16 PM 7,058 Views 13 Comments

Celtic scored the only goal of the night against Rosenborg to earn a crucial Group B victory.

Stressed about your Leaving or Junior Cert? Here are some tips to help you stay calm
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Stressed about your Leaving or Junior Cert? Here are some tips to help you stay calm

Jun 4th 2018, 6:00 PM 18,348 Views 16 Comments

Get plenty of sleep and exercise, and remember that anxiety is normal.

Fabulous Frampton survives hairy 11th to see off 'dangerous motherf*****r' Donaire
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Fabulous Frampton survives hairy 11th to see off 'dangerous motherf*****r' Donaire

Apr 22nd 2018, 12:31 AM 10,275 Views 9 Comments

Carl Frampton admitted he was “definitely hurt” in the 11th round, but out-fought the future Hall-of-Famer in Belfast.

'We're a point closer and it will be nice to win the league back at home'
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'We're a point closer and it will be nice to win the league back at home'

Oct 14th 2017, 12:31 PM 4,267 Views 12 Comments

Cork City’s Kieran Sadlier is hopeful they can finally end the title race at Turner’s Cross on Monday.

'We've nothing to fear from them' - Bohs stand in the way of Cork City and the Premier Division title
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'We've nothing to fear from them' - Bohs stand in the way of Cork City and the Premier Division title

Oct 12th 2017, 7:54 PM 4,683 Views 12 Comments

Keith Long’s side will look to prevent the Leesiders from clinching the SSE Airtricity League’s top flight at Dalymount Park.

'If someone said you'd be within two points of winning the league, you'd have taken their hand off'
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'If someone said you'd be within two points of winning the league, you'd have taken their hand off'

Sep 26th 2017, 10:56 AM 5,134 Views 7 Comments

Cork City boss John Caulfield was disappointed to concede late to Dundalk last night, but he is proud of how his side performed.

Liverpool have one final hurdle to jump tonight before a long-awaited Champions League return
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Liverpool have one final hurdle to jump tonight before a long-awaited Champions League return

Aug 23rd 2017, 7:00 AM 4,524 Views 7 Comments

The Reds take a 2-1 lead into this evening’s play-off second leg with German outfit Hoffenheim.

Dominant Limerick just one point off Premier Division return after victory over Cabinteely
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Dominant Limerick just one point off Premier Division return after victory over Cabinteely

Aug 13th 2016, 4:40 PM 4,060 Views 1 Comment

Shane Tracy and Garbhan Coughlan scored in a 2-0 win at Markets Field.

A small island has Hillary Clinton on the verge of making history
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A small island has Hillary Clinton on the verge of making history

Jun 6th 2016, 10:34 AM 29,505 Views 50 Comments

By tomorrow night, she may be the first woman to become a nominee of either major party for US President.

O'Neill enthused by Arter and Judge but Damien Delaney's Euro hopes a long-shot
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O'Neill enthused by Arter and Judge but Damien Delaney's Euro hopes a long-shot

Feb 26th 2016, 6:15 AM 5,528 Views 2 Comments

The Republic of Ireland manager’s loyalties are to the players who ensured qualification for this summer’s tournament.

Hannon stars as Limerick defeat Cork to close in on Munster SHL final
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Hannon stars as Limerick defeat Cork to close in on Munster SHL final

Jan 17th 2016, 4:08 PM 10,793 Views 1 Comment

Adare clubman Hannon shot 1-9 for Limerick.

Ireland's James McGee one win away from the main draw of Australian Open
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Ireland's James McGee one win away from the main draw of Australian Open

Jan 15th 2016, 12:30 PM 14,622 Views 21 Comments

One step closer to a second career Grand Slam for the Dubliner.

Grief-stricken Hungary beat Norway to edge one step closer to Euro 2016
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Grief-stricken Hungary beat Norway to edge one step closer to Euro 2016

Nov 12th 2015, 10:07 PM 8,521 Views 11 Comments

The Hungarians wore black armbands to mark the death of former player Marton Fulop.

Limerick's great escape still on after play-off first leg at a jam-packed Markets Field
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Limerick's great escape still on after play-off first leg at a jam-packed Markets Field

Nov 2nd 2015, 10:01 PM 9,670 Views 24 Comments

The Blues sealed a narrow victory tonight as they look to hang onto their Premier Division status.

Limerick fans sing 'that's why you're champions' to Dundalk players after comeback
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Limerick fans sing 'that's why you're champions' to Dundalk players after comeback

Sep 26th 2015, 9:01 PM 10,023 Views 17 Comments

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division leaders had been behind at Markets Field before the turnaround.

Pope puts Cork woman one step closer to becoming a saint
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Pope puts Cork woman one step closer to becoming a saint

Mar 18th 2015, 5:45 PM 20,375 Views 35 Comments

The founder of the Sisters of Charity Mary Aikenhead has been declared venerable.

6 signs we've reached peak Dry January
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6 signs we've reached peak Dry January

Jan 18th 2015, 11:39 AM 6,954 Views 3 Comments

Two for The Imitation Game please.

Daniel Sturridge in 'final stages' of rehab (but don't expect to see him this weekend)
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Daniel Sturridge in 'final stages' of rehab (but don't expect to see him this weekend)

Jan 9th 2015, 7:43 PM 5,378 Views 6 Comments

Liverpool travel to Sunderland in the Premier League tomorrow.

Open thread: How are you coping with the first day back to work?
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Open thread: How are you coping with the first day back to work?

Jan 5th 2015, 3:28 PM 11,557 Views 30 Comments

Just a couple more hours and you’re home free…

VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach
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VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach

Apr 13th 2014, 4:00 PM 17,098 Views 58 Comments

The Liverpool captain says Norwich away is now the biggest game of the season.

4 pets that can ALMOST reach... but not quite
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4 pets that can ALMOST reach... but not quite

May 10th 2013, 2:53 PM 5,561 Views 2 Comments

NNNNNNNnnnnnnGH!

Walcott getting closer to signing new Arsenal deal
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Walcott getting closer to signing new Arsenal deal

Jan 2nd 2013, 11:29 AM 893 Views 1 Comment

The 23-year-old, whose current deal runs out in the summer, is the club’s top goalscorer this season.

One step closer: Ireland set up T20 shootout against Namibia
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One step closer: Ireland set up T20 shootout against Namibia

Mar 23rd 2012, 10:22 AM 210 Views 0 Comments

Ireland are one win away from a place at the T20 World Cup after they beat the Netherlands by seven wickets this morning.

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