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#Nearly there

# nearly-there - Friday 2 October, 2020

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 17,911 Views 20 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Friday 10 July, 2020

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 5,695 Views 4 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

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 39,930 Views 79 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Friday 6 September, 2019

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 5,349 Views 4 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Thursday 25 July, 2019

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 6,082 Views 0 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Monday 15 April, 2019

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 3,336 Views 1 Comment

The deal should be done in the coming days though.

# nearly-there - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

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 7,578 Views 5 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Saturday 16 March, 2019

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 72,637 Views 33 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

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 6,839 Views 3 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Thursday 29 November, 2018

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 7,032 Views 14 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Monday 4 June, 2018

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 18,111 Views 17 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Sunday 22 April, 2018

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 10,244 Views 9 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'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 4,229 Views 12 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Thursday 12 October, 2017

'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 4,650 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.

# nearly-there - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

'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 5,102 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.

# nearly-there - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

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 4,490 Views 7 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Saturday 13 August, 2016

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 4,025 Views 1 Comment

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

# nearly-there - Monday 6 June, 2016

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 29,454 Views 50 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Friday 26 February, 2016

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 5,500 Views 2 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Sunday 17 January, 2016

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 10,746 Views 1 Comment

Adare clubman Hannon shot 1-9 for Limerick.

# nearly-there - Friday 15 January, 2016

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 14,562 Views 21 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Thursday 12 November, 2015

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 8,495 Views 11 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Monday 2 November, 2015

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 9,617 Views 24 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Saturday 26 September, 2015

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 9,968 Views 17 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

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 20,346 Views 35 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Sunday 18 January, 2015

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 6,905 Views 3 Comments

Two for The Imitation Game please.

# nearly-there - Friday 9 January, 2015

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 5,340 Views 6 Comments

Liverpool travel to Sunderland in the Premier League tomorrow.

# nearly-there - Monday 5 January, 2015

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 11,531 Views 30 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Sunday 13 April, 2014

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 17,064 Views 58 Comments

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

# nearly-there - Friday 10 May, 2013

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 5,525 Views 2 Comments

NNNNNNNnnnnnnGH!

# nearly-there - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

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 868 Views 1 Comment

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

# nearly-there - Friday 23 March, 2012

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 179 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.

# nearly-there - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Ireland's hockey stars on brink of Olympic qualification
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Ireland's hockey stars on brink of Olympic qualification

Mar 17th 2012, 4:49 PM 811 Views 0 Comments

Only South Korea stand in the way of a trip to the biggest stage of all in London.

# nearly-there - Sunday 27 November, 2011

Poll: Trap expects to sign up for two more years. Do you agree?
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Poll: Trap expects to sign up for two more years. Do you agree?

Nov 27th 2011, 11:41 AM 2,864 Views 19 Comments

The FAI and Giovanni Trapattoni and his team have agreed the main points for new two-year contracts, according to the Italian.

# nearly-there - Tuesday 21 June, 2011

Here comes your man: Villas-Boas set to join Chelsea
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Here comes your man: Villas-Boas set to join Chelsea

Jun 21st 2011, 7:10 PM 229 Views 1 Comment

Porto confirm that Andre Villas-Boas’s contract has been terminated after Chelsea activated a €15million release clause.