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#Praise

# praise - Thursday 16 June, 2022

'I hope he is proud' - Praise for the man who helped instigate Ireland's youth football rejuvenation
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'I hope he is proud' - Praise for the man who helped instigate Ireland's youth football rejuvenation

Updated Jun 16th 2022, 8:05 AM 33,479 Views 8 Comments

A number of promising youngsters have emerged of late and Vera Pauw says Ruud Dokter deserves credit.

# praise - Monday 23 May, 2022

'I realise that most people who say that don't have a f****** clue'
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'I realise that most people who say that don't have a f****** clue'

May 23rd 2022, 6:00 AM 12,106 Views 1 Comment

Shelbourne assistant boss Joey O’Brien hits back at doubts over Damien Duff’s loyalty as they bid for four wins on the bounce.

# praise - Thursday 25 November, 2021

Ange Postecoglou hails Celtic players despite defeat
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Ange Postecoglou hails Celtic players despite defeat

Nov 25th 2021, 10:48 PM 3,720 Views 0 Comments

The Hoops led 2-1 until the 82nd minute but ultimately lost 3-2.

# praise - Thursday 21 October, 2021

'He was down inside his own 6-yard box towards the end defending, you could see him sprinting' - Solskjaer on Ronaldo
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'He was down inside his own 6-yard box towards the end defending, you could see him sprinting' - Solskjaer on Ronaldo

Updated Oct 21st 2021, 8:22 AM 53,283 Views 23 Comments

The Portuguese star was previously criticised for his lack of defensive work.

# praise - Sunday 22 August, 2021

Lukaku gives another dimension to Chelsea’s game says boss Tuchel
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Lukaku gives another dimension to Chelsea’s game says boss Tuchel

Aug 22nd 2021, 8:34 PM 5,621 Views 1 Comment

The striker scored on his second debut for the club in the win at Arsenal.

'Every day he improves' - Nuno on Harry Kane
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'Every day he improves' - Nuno on Harry Kane

Aug 22nd 2021, 7:34 PM 4,875 Views 0 Comments

The England captain was not involved in the opening two games of the season.

# praise - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Mick McCarthy hails Cardiff and on-loan Liverpool player amid remarkable resurgence
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Mick McCarthy hails Cardiff and on-loan Liverpool player amid remarkable resurgence

Feb 16th 2021, 11:55 PM 16,672 Views 2 Comments

Harry Wilson’s wonderful opening goal extended the Bluebirds’ unbeaten run.

# praise - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

'I never felt that I needed to change him and that is good' - Mourinho on Bale
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'I never felt that I needed to change him and that is good' - Mourinho on Bale

Jan 26th 2021, 8:37 AM 6,371 Views 0 Comments

Spurs looked like being taken to extra time by the Championship strugglers as they missed a host of chances.

# praise - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Talk of title is for others not Solskjaer's United
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Talk of title is for others not Solskjaer's United

Dec 24th 2020, 8:00 PM 10,322 Views 23 Comments

‘There is noise around Man Utd anyway, so for us it’s about improving as a team, taking one game at a time.’

# praise - Saturday 5 December, 2020

'He's pretty special' - Ireland excited about Doris' impact in first year of Test rugby
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'He's pretty special' - Ireland excited about Doris' impact in first year of Test rugby

Dec 5th 2020, 6:17 PM 9,462 Views 25 Comments

The 22-year-old has quickly become an important figure for Andy Farrell’s side.

# praise - Monday 20 July, 2020

QPR boss expresses delight with Ireland U21 international after his first career goal
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QPR boss expresses delight with Ireland U21 international after his first career goal

Jul 20th 2020, 3:42 PM 6,850 Views 4 Comments

Conor Masterson struck on Saturday to give Queens Park Rangers the lead in their win against Millwall.

# praise - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

'He is the present and future of West Brom' - Bilic hails Irish youngster O'Shea
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'He is the present and future of West Brom' - Bilic hails Irish youngster O'Shea

Jul 7th 2020, 4:01 PM 8,638 Views 5 Comments

Dara O’Shea has impressed in a new role at right-back in recent games.

# praise - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

McLoughlin likened to 'a young Harry Maguire' by ex-Hull City defender
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McLoughlin likened to 'a young Harry Maguire' by ex-Hull City defender

Mar 3rd 2020, 2:11 PM 6,963 Views 9 Comments

The former Ireland U21 international has impressed with his performances for the Championship strugglers.

# praise - Monday 10 February, 2020

Hull boss impressed by former Cork City star's 'excellent' Championship debut
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Hull boss impressed by former Cork City star's 'excellent' Championship debut

Feb 10th 2020, 3:37 PM 7,181 Views 2 Comments

Grant McCann labelled Sean McLoughlin ‘a proper defender’ following his display against Reading.

# praise - Friday 8 November, 2019

'That's why Rojo is still here' - Solskjaer hails Man United defender
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'That's why Rojo is still here' - Solskjaer hails Man United defender

Nov 8th 2019, 9:45 AM 12,245 Views 10 Comments

The Red Devils boss heaped praise upon the Argentine defender after watching his side book a place in the next round of the Europa League.

# praise - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Hourihane hailed as 'a wonderful example to the younger players' by Villa coach
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Hourihane hailed as 'a wonderful example to the younger players' by Villa coach

Oct 30th 2019, 4:36 PM 7,765 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland midfielder will start for his side in tonight’s Carabao Cup meeting with Wolverhampton Wanderers.

# praise - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

O'Keeffe acknowledges former manager Dunne's role in Wexford's Leinster success
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O'Keeffe acknowledges former manager Dunne's role in Wexford's Leinster success

Jul 2nd 2019, 7:00 AM 7,828 Views 0 Comments

Diarmuid O’Keeffe was keen to stress the impact Liam Dunne had on this group.

# praise - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Hummels showed 'courage' to make €38 million Dortmund return
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Hummels showed 'courage' to make €38 million Dortmund return

Jun 20th 2019, 8:13 PM 9,458 Views 12 Comments

Sporting director Michael Zorc was impressed with the defender’s decision.

# praise - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Joey Barton talks up in-form striker's chances of long-awaited Ireland recall
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Joey Barton talks up in-form striker's chances of long-awaited Ireland recall

Mar 12th 2019, 5:38 PM 10,557 Views 2 Comments

Paddy Madden has impressed for Fleetwood this season.

# praise - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Barry John hails 'world's best fullback' Williams as Wales stun England in Cardiff
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Barry John hails 'world's best fullback' Williams as Wales stun England in Cardiff

Feb 24th 2019, 12:26 PM 12,848 Views 14 Comments

Wales secured a dramatic, late win against Eddie Jones’ men on Saturday.

# praise - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

John Horan: 'I'm delighted to see RTÉ have improved their performance in showing our games'
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John Horan: 'I'm delighted to see RTÉ have improved their performance in showing our games'

Jan 29th 2019, 5:56 PM 8,296 Views 5 Comments

The GAA President was pleased to see highlights show League Sunday run for two hours at the weekend.

# praise - Friday 28 December, 2018

Declan Rice is better than John Stones at 19, says Liverpool legend Ian Rush
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Declan Rice is better than John Stones at 19, says Liverpool legend Ian Rush

Dec 28th 2018, 10:45 AM 9,056 Views 19 Comments

‘He’d walk into the Ireland team. Maybe he wouldn’t walk into the England team.’

# praise - Thursday 20 December, 2018

'Sterling can be one of the best' - Sane hails improving team-mate
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'Sterling can be one of the best' - Sane hails improving team-mate

Dec 20th 2018, 11:01 PM 2,995 Views 1 Comment

Raheem Sterling is motivated to keep on improving, according to Leroy Sane, as Manchester City prepare for a busy run of fixtures.

# praise - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Doncaster's delight at snapping up 'the best player in the League of Ireland'
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Doncaster's delight at snapping up 'the best player in the League of Ireland'

Dec 11th 2018, 4:38 PM 7,833 Views 8 Comments

Doncaster Rovers boss Grant McCann has been keeping a close eye on Kieran Sadlier.

# praise - Monday 15 October, 2018

'We are still possibly learning the system, to get it to exactly how we want'
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'We are still possibly learning the system, to get it to exactly how we want'

Oct 15th 2018, 3:04 PM 5,676 Views 1 Comment

Richard Keogh has suggested it will take Ireland time to adapt to the 3-5-2 formation.

# praise - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'Mbappe reminds me of Ronaldo in his Man United days' - Griezmann backs PSG star to hit 50 goals-a-season
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'Mbappe reminds me of Ronaldo in his Man United days' - Griezmann backs PSG star to hit 50 goals-a-season

Oct 9th 2018, 4:28 PM 3,224 Views 1 Comment

The France international is already a World Cup winner and global superstar, but is being tipped to take his game to even greater heights.

# praise - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Neymar lauds 'winner' Tuchel and insists best is yet to come
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Neymar lauds 'winner' Tuchel and insists best is yet to come

Oct 2nd 2018, 2:23 PM 3,329 Views 0 Comments

Paris Saint-Germain lost their opening Champions League match at Liverpool, but Neymar is expecting the Ligue 1 side to improve.

# praise - Monday 9 July, 2018

Thierry Henry's World Cup experience the 'missing piece' for Belgium
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Thierry Henry's World Cup experience the 'missing piece' for Belgium

Jul 9th 2018, 8:30 PM 7,439 Views 5 Comments

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez says Henry’s presence on the sideline is vital.

# praise - Monday 13 November, 2017

Gabriel Jesus is Brazil's 'new Ronaldo' - Dani Alves
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Gabriel Jesus is Brazil's 'new Ronaldo' - Dani Alves

Nov 13th 2017, 9:41 PM 7,104 Views 8 Comments

Gabriel Jesus is “already great” and can reach the heights of Brazil’s second-greatest goal-scorer, says to Alves.

# praise - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Kevin De Bruyne and City are the best in the Premier League, says Hazard
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Kevin De Bruyne and City are the best in the Premier League, says Hazard

Nov 9th 2017, 8:03 PM 4,101 Views 2 Comments

Eden Hazard has also insisted that he remains happy at Chelsea.

# praise - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Pogba will improve alongside Matic, says Man Utd legend Scholes
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Pogba will improve alongside Matic, says Man Utd legend Scholes

Sep 28th 2017, 3:20 PM 5,240 Views 5 Comments

The France international had been in fine form before suffering a hamstring problem.

# praise - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

O'Connor's steely focus, White's comeback from injury and Buckley's 18th All-Ireland
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O'Connor's steely focus, White's comeback from injury and Buckley's 18th All-Ireland

Sep 12th 2017, 8:14 AM 3,544 Views 0 Comments

Cork goalkeeper Aoife Murray praised her teammates after their big win on Sunday.

# praise - Monday 7 August, 2017

Improving McIlroy impressed by new caddie
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Improving McIlroy impressed by new caddie

Aug 7th 2017, 10:00 AM 10,568 Views 8 Comments

The Northern Irishman turned to close friend Harry Diamond at the Firestone Country Club.

# praise - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Harry Styles has won so much praise for his response to questions about his sexuality
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Harry Styles has won so much praise for his response to questions about his sexuality

May 16th 2017, 9:02 AM 12,902 Views 3 Comments

“It’s tough to justify somebody having to answer to someone else about stuff like that.”

# praise - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Donald Trump says Ireland has done 'an amazing job' and deserves a 'lot of credit'
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Donald Trump says Ireland has done 'an amazing job' and deserves a 'lot of credit'

May 11th 2017, 3:23 PM 24,259 Views 54 Comments

In an interview with the Economist, Trump singled out Ireland’s economic policies for praise.

# praise - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Everton boss hails Coleman as 'one of the best professionals I’ve ever worked with at any club'
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Everton boss hails Coleman as 'one of the best professionals I’ve ever worked with at any club'

Mar 30th 2017, 5:43 PM 8,200 Views 3 Comments

Ronald Koeman will miss the Ireland captain.

# praise - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'They have the perfect players and manager': Klopp hails Chelsea's Conte
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'They have the perfect players and manager': Klopp hails Chelsea's Conte

Mar 12th 2017, 11:40 AM 3,965 Views 6 Comments

The manager and the west London club have found the perfect formula, says the Reds boss.

# praise - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

England football boss Gareth Southgate hails Eddie Jones
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England football boss Gareth Southgate hails Eddie Jones

Feb 8th 2017, 9:51 PM 5,882 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Shaun Edwards, the defence coach of the Welsh team, said the coach was “great” for the sport.

# praise - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Koeman hails 'perfect' Everton after Manchester City mauling
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Koeman hails 'perfect' Everton after Manchester City mauling

Jan 15th 2017, 6:54 PM 6,113 Views 10 Comments

Everton’s display in a 4-0 thrashing of Pep Guardiola’s title hopefuls at Goodison Park left their boss purring.

# praise - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Jaap Stam highlights impact of Irish youngster in Reading win
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Jaap Stam highlights impact of Irish youngster in Reading win

Jan 3rd 2017, 11:05 AM 7,882 Views 2 Comments

The Dutch coach was particularly pleased with how the Liam Kelly changed the game yesterday.

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