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# Not good enough

Last year
2022
# Not good enough
Austin Gleeson says Waterford 'just folded' during disappointing championship campaign
The 27-year-old added that the Déise’s might have “got a bit more confidence than we needed” from their League win earlier in the year.
# Not good enough
Colm Bonnar's club slams Tipperary GAA for 'totally unacceptable' handling of hurling job call
The Premier County made the decision last week after a disappointing season.
# Not good enough
Carlos Sainz questions speed of rescue after lucky escape from dramatic car fire
Sainz’ car burst into flames during the Austrian Grand Prix.
# Not good enough
'Unacceptable' - Formula One slams racist language used by Piquet against Hamilton
The 69-year-old Brazilian used a racially offensive term when referring to Hamilton on a Brazilian podcast.
# Not good enough
'The situation is here for many years' - Conte frustrated by Spurs' lack of trophies
The Italian says he is used to challenging for top honours and that this is a tough experience for him.
# Not good enough
Gulf in class clear to Ralf Rangnick as Man United humbled
The Red Devils now trail Arsenal, who also have three games in hand, by a point in fourth.
# Not good enough
Conte criticises Spurs' transfer history after offloading four high-profile players
The Italian claims that the club made ‘big mistakes’ that cannot be repeated.
All time
# Not good enough
Luxembourg defeat 'completely unacceptable' – Stephen Kenny
Kenny’s Ireland side suffered a dismal 1-0 loss in tonight’s World Cup qualifier in Dublin.
# Not good enough
Rangers take top spot in Scotland - but Gerrard unimpressed with 'very sloppy' finish
The Ibrox outfit maintained their 100% start against St Johnstone last night.
# Not good enough
'This scenario is far from ideal' - Camogie Association give reasoning for lack of officials at Division 1 clashes
‘This is something that we are looking to rectify during the coming weeks,’ a spokesperson told The42.
# Not good enough
'That’s eight years late' - Ferdinand slams Liverpool after Carragher apology to Evra
The former Man United star believes the club should have issued an official statement over the incident.
# Not good enough
‘This is the worst Manchester United team for decades’ – Owen slams Red Devils squad
Michael Owen believes the quality of players is among the poorest Old Trafford has seen for a long time.
# Not good enough
'Donal Conway said the two of us would be old and grey by the time the FAI changes' - Quinn
The former Ireland international does not believe the association is ready to make a fresh start.
# Not good enough
'It doesn’t give the players enough respect' - Kerry star calls for bigger gap before All-Ireland semi-final
Paul Murphy feels there should be at least a two-week gap after the last Super 8s game.
# Defeated
Solskjaer says 'work starts now' for Man United after humiliating defeat to relegated Cardiff
Manchester United suffered a 2-0 defeat to Cardiff City at Old Trafford on Sunday.
# Not good enough
Neil Fox's sister Donna was killed while cycling. He's calling for action from Shane Ross on an overtaking law
A planned new law was abandoned at the start of the year.
# change required
'There needs to be change at the very top of Irish football' - Townsend says 'boys club' is holding Ireland back
Andy Townsend believes that regime change should be enforced at governing level in Irish football.
# standards
'That’s probably the mindset of a smaller club... We can be so much better'
Leinster number eight Jack Conan and his team-mates are out to prove a point this week.
# Not good enough
'Man United are becoming a laughing stock' - Paul Ince slams former club as 'total mess'
Manchester United suffered a 3-2 defeat to Brighton at the weekend.
# Not good enough
'I don't know what he's been doing for six weeks' - Tony Adams blasts new Arsenal boss Emery
The former Gunners captain says the current Arsenal team is ‘nowhere near’ a title challenge at the moment.
# Not good enough
'It's not acceptable to draw or lose': Vidic demands better from Man United
The former United captain was on Sky Sports yesterday.
# Not good enough
Keelings has taken a swipe at the government for having no 'vision' for family firms
The fruit group’s CEO Caroline Keeling has been busy writing to ministers.
# Overcrowding
'Bear with us' says TII as it apologises for 'teething problems' with new Luas Green Line
The closure of the Sandyford park and ride, and the overcrowding further along the Green Line, have been criticised so far this year.
# Not good enough
Marcelo: 'Sad' Real Madrid are 'f***ing sunk'
The Brazilian full-back did not mince his words after seeing his team once more fall short in Sunday’s draw against Celta.
# Not good enough
Captain Marcel Schmelzer slams 'really sh*t' showing from 'joke' Dortmund
After his side suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Werder Bremen, captain of the out-of-sorts Bundesliga side did not hold back in his assessment
# real howler
'It was 10 against 14': Muller slams officials after Bayern's Champions League exit
The forward is seething after his side’s defeat to Real Madrid.
# Not good enough
'Ozil bottled it!' – Neville criticises Arsenal trio after City game
The World Cup winner along with Laurent Koscielny and Theo Walcott were put under the microscope after the Gunners dropped points at the Emirates Stadium.
# Not good enough
Eoin Larkin hits out at Kilkenny following heaviest competitive defeat under Cody
It’s now two defeats in a row for the Cats after this afternoon’s 13-point loss to Clare.
# poor showing
Everyone is giving out yards about this picture of a "full Irish" that went viral overnight
Not good enough to represent us on the world stage.
# Not good enough
'Losing to Leinster would be unacceptable' - Zebo
Munster back desperate to stop the rot against their arch rivals.
# Not good enough
Time running out for Van Gaal? Toothless Man United go down to Norwich
Goals from Cameron Jerome and Alex Tettey gave the Canaries a first victory at Old Trafford for 26 years.
Voices
'Finally, I have an appointment with a psychologist... 294 days after being discharged from the hospital'
Nine and a half months for an appointment? I, like many others with varying medical issues, have been failed by the very system that I have been contributing to.
# Not good enough
Manchester United collapse hard to take admits Rooney
The Red Devils twice enjoyed a two-goal lead but defensive errors resulted in a second Premier League defeat of the season.
# Not good enough
Irish gay groups unite against 'unacceptable' New York Paddy's Day parade
“This moment belongs to the Irish community, not a corporate sponsor.”
Voices
Opinion: Once again, we've heard a depressingly familiar tune from Ireland on human rights
Ireland’s appearance before the UN Human Rights Committee was disappointing: we have not made the changes recommended four years ago.
# Not good enough
Finance Committee tells Central Bank: legal letters to crisis mortgages aren't 'sustainable'
A draft copy of the committee’s report on mortgage arrears seen by TheJournal.ie contains strong words for the Central Bank.
# Not good enough
No abundance of talent among Irish jobseekers, report finds
If employers want to attract good people, they need to start making them lucrative offers.