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# preview - Friday 27 September, 2019

Alisson to return to training on Sunday, Klopp confirms
# Beck In Action
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# Beck In Action

Alisson to return to training on Sunday, Klopp confirms

Sep 27th 2019, 12:08 PM 2,735 Views 1 Comment

The Brazilian has been out for the last seven weeks with a calf injury.

# preview - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

'Neymar did what he had to do' - No grief from PSG team-mate over attempted exit
# No Grudge
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# No Grudge

'Neymar did what he had to do' - No grief from PSG team-mate over attempted exit

Sep 24th 2019, 9:34 PM 4,517 Views 1 Comment

The Brazilian seemed to want to rejoin his former club Barcelona during the summer.

# preview - Sunday 22 September, 2019

After Super Saturday lives up to billing, Ireland get set to launch their World Cup
# Preview
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# Preview

After Super Saturday lives up to billing, Ireland get set to launch their World Cup

Sep 22nd 2019, 1:00 AM 22,667 Views 18 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men have the forward power to start their campaign with a win.

# preview - Friday 20 September, 2019

Inter boss Conte despairs of Italian football's worsening 'hate' culture
# Toxic
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# Toxic

Inter boss Conte despairs of Italian football's worsening 'hate' culture

Sep 20th 2019, 9:16 PM 4,946 Views 4 Comments

‘I came back after three years and found everything worse,’ the former Chelsea manager said.

Culture Night: Here's what's on in the North and West
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Culture Night: Here's what's on in the North and West

Sep 20th 2019, 6:20 AM 8,984 Views 5 Comments

We’re previewing the best events for Culture Night.

# preview - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Neuer wants to end tension with Germany team-mate Ter Stegen after war of words
# Tension
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# Tension

Neuer wants to end tension with Germany team-mate Ter Stegen after war of words

Sep 17th 2019, 4:17 PM 10,870 Views 1 Comment

Manuel Neuer says he is done speaking about his Germany rivalry with Marc-Andre ter Stegen.

Liverpool not favourites against 'cheeky b*******' Napoli, says Klopp
# Challenge
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# Challenge

Liverpool not favourites against 'cheeky b*******' Napoli, says Klopp

Sep 17th 2019, 1:59 PM 6,892 Views 6 Comments

The Premier League giants begin the defence of their European title at the Stadio San Paolo tonight.

# preview - Monday 16 September, 2019

Mbappe and Cavani set to miss PSG's Champions League clash with Real Madrid
# Firepower
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# Firepower

Mbappe and Cavani set to miss PSG's Champions League clash with Real Madrid

Sep 16th 2019, 8:43 PM 3,596 Views 3 Comments

The French powerhouse will have a whole lot of talent sitting in the stands.

# preview - Saturday 14 September, 2019

PSG ultras issue Neymar warning
# Unhappy
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# Unhappy

PSG ultras issue Neymar warning

Sep 14th 2019, 11:25 AM 13,351 Views 5 Comments

The Brazil international joined PSG from Barcelona in a world-record €222million move two years ago.

# preview - Thursday 12 September, 2019

'People get into scrapes' - Sean Dyche on Danny Drinkwater nightclub incident
# Reaction
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# Reaction

'People get into scrapes' - Sean Dyche on Danny Drinkwater nightclub incident

Sep 12th 2019, 4:40 PM 9,158 Views 4 Comments

The on-loan Chelsea midfielder was reportedly attacked outside a venue in Manchester.

# preview - Sunday 8 September, 2019

'I would not be wasting my time': Bale confident Wales can qualify for Euro 2020
# Man On A Mission
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# Man On A Mission

'I would not be wasting my time': Bale confident Wales can qualify for Euro 2020

Sep 8th 2019, 3:59 PM 6,366 Views 5 Comments

The Real Madrid forward rescued his country against Azerbaijan in Cardiff.

# preview - Monday 2 September, 2019

'I couldn’t begin to describe how it has been for me. I’m loving every minute'
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'I couldn’t begin to describe how it has been for me. I’m loving every minute'

Sep 2nd 2019, 1:19 PM 9,875 Views 0 Comments

‘I’ve only changed little things, the handshake in the morning has been replaced by a group hug,’ IWNT caretaker boss, Tom O’Connor joked.

# preview - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Schmidt's Ireland need to show encouraging signs in Twickenham
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Schmidt's Ireland need to show encouraging signs in Twickenham

Aug 24th 2019, 8:00 AM 24,524 Views 51 Comments

After a disappointing Six Nations, this feels like a chance to gain some momentum.

# preview - Friday 23 August, 2019

Guardiola: I doubted milestone man David Silva
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

Guardiola: I doubted milestone man David Silva

Aug 23rd 2019, 8:59 PM 8,020 Views 4 Comments

The Spanish star is set for his 400th Premier League game this weekend.

Alisson improving but 'not that close' to Liverpool comeback
# Sidelined
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# Sidelined

Alisson improving but 'not that close' to Liverpool comeback

Aug 23rd 2019, 4:04 PM 4,510 Views 0 Comments

Liverpool are yet to put a time frame on the goalkeeper’s return from a calf issue suffered against Norwich City.

# preview - Friday 16 August, 2019

Messi ruled out of Barcelona's La Liga opener tonight
# Injury
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# Injury

Messi ruled out of Barcelona's La Liga opener tonight

Aug 16th 2019, 8:14 AM 4,368 Views 2 Comments

Ernesto Valverde indicated the Barcelona captain will miss Friday’s game against Athletic Bilbao.

# preview - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Kante a doubt for Chelsea's final showdown with Liverpool
# Doubt
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# Doubt

Kante a doubt for Chelsea's final showdown with Liverpool

Aug 13th 2019, 5:18 PM 4,785 Views 2 Comments

Frank Lampard will field a strong team in the Uefa Super Cup but could be without his star midfielder.

# preview - Saturday 10 August, 2019

Now or never for Ireland's World Cup hopefuls in Aviva audition
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Now or never for Ireland's World Cup hopefuls in Aviva audition

Aug 10th 2019, 7:00 AM 11,241 Views 11 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s side begin their warm-up schedule against Italy this afternoon.

# preview - Friday 9 August, 2019

Can anyone stop Manchester City and Pep Guardiola making history this season?
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Can anyone stop Manchester City and Pep Guardiola making history this season?

Aug 9th 2019, 4:00 PM 4,482 Views 10 Comments

Liverpool may fall just short again, while Chelsea and Manchester United could be in for long, tough seasons.

# preview - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Dundalk licking their wounds after Champions League exit but ready for Bratislava challenge
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# Preview

Dundalk licking their wounds after Champions League exit but ready for Bratislava challenge

Aug 7th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,373 Views 1 Comment

Vinny Perth’s men face Slovan Bratislava in the first leg of their Europa League third qualifying round tie.

# preview - Friday 2 August, 2019

'Physically, he's a freak. He's in ridiculous condition — a stone lighter than he was'
# Looking Well
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# Looking Well

'Physically, he's a freak. He's in ridiculous condition — a stone lighter than he was'

Aug 2nd 2019, 7:15 AM 13,907 Views 2 Comments

Cork City manager John Cotter paid tribute to Mark O’Sullivan, who has recently returned to the club.

# preview - Monday 15 July, 2019

Ireland U19s set for Euros opener against Norway side managed by Premier League veteran
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Ireland U19s set for Euros opener against Norway side managed by Premier League veteran

Jul 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,036 Views 3 Comments

Tom Mohan’s side kick off their campaign in Armenia today.

# preview - Saturday 22 June, 2019

'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America
# Spygate
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# Spygate

'Take my word of honour': Brazil manager denies using drone to spy on Peru at Copa America

Jun 22nd 2019, 10:24 AM 2,895 Views 0 Comments

Amid accusations of spying, Tite has denied that he used a drone to watch his opponent’s training.

# preview - Thursday 13 June, 2019

McIlroy hopes regained 'freedom' leads to fast start at US Open as he chases first major since 2014
# Rory
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# Rory

McIlroy hopes regained 'freedom' leads to fast start at US Open as he chases first major since 2014

Jun 13th 2019, 9:54 AM 2,649 Views 2 Comments

After an impressive win at the Canadian Open, the 30-year-old is eyeing more glory at Pebble Beach.

# preview - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Defending US Open champion Koepka still trying to prove the doubters wrong
# Status
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# Status

Defending US Open champion Koepka still trying to prove the doubters wrong

Jun 12th 2019, 7:45 AM 2,631 Views 4 Comments

With four majors in two years, the American is still trying to show he’s a force to be reckoned with.

# preview - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

McIlroy's major success a 'driving factor' for Spieth ahead of US Open
# Keep Up
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# Keep Up

McIlroy's major success a 'driving factor' for Spieth ahead of US Open

Jun 11th 2019, 8:17 PM 6,540 Views 1 Comment

Brooks Koepka and McIlroy have both won one major more than the Texan.

Deschamps defends Mbappe after intense criticism
# Out Of Sorts
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# Out Of Sorts

Deschamps defends Mbappe after intense criticism

Jun 11th 2019, 12:11 AM 6,970 Views 0 Comments

The PSG man was below his usual standard on Saturday, but he was no worse than his French team-mates, insists the World Cup-winning coach.

# preview - Monday 10 June, 2019

Old issues of style of play raised again ahead of must-win clash with Gibraltar
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Old issues of style of play raised again ahead of must-win clash with Gibraltar

Jun 10th 2019, 8:00 AM 21,050 Views 20 Comments

Mick McCarthy bristled slightly on Ireland’s need to play open, expansive football ahead of tonight’s game in Dublin.

# preview - Saturday 8 June, 2019

'They’ve shown this year already that they’re more than a match for anybody in the league'
# Preview
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# Preview

'They’ve shown this year already that they’re more than a match for anybody in the league'

Jun 8th 2019, 9:00 AM 5,326 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what’s on the menu tonight in the SSE Airtricity League.

# preview - Friday 7 June, 2019

A draw will do just fine as qualifying campaign gets serious against Denmark
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A draw will do just fine as qualifying campaign gets serious against Denmark

Jun 7th 2019, 12:00 PM 17,514 Views 34 Comments

Mick McCarthy faces the biggest test of his second Irish reign in Copenhagen tonight.

# preview - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Van Dijk: Kane's fitness held him back in Champions League final
# We Meet Again
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# We Meet Again

Van Dijk: Kane's fitness held him back in Champions League final

Jun 5th 2019, 10:37 PM 10,965 Views 19 Comments

The pair could meet again when England face Netherlands in the Nations League tomorrow.

Teen sensation linked with Man United and City 'ready' to shine for Portugal
# Hot Prospect
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# Hot Prospect

Teen sensation linked with Man United and City 'ready' to shine for Portugal

Jun 5th 2019, 12:06 PM 6,860 Views 5 Comments

Joao Felix looks set to be Portuguese football’s next superstar, but Fernando Santos is keen to point out his country is never shy of talent.

# preview - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Champions League success will mean more at Spurs than Man United – Pochettino
# Claim
From The42
# Claim

Champions League success will mean more at Spurs than Man United – Pochettino

Jun 1st 2019, 3:47 PM 6,083 Views 14 Comments

The Argentine coach was linked with a move to the Red Devils before Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s permanent appointment.

# preview - Friday 31 May, 2019

'Yes, he's ready' - Roberto Firmino fit for Champions League final, confirms Klopp
# Ready To Go
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# Ready To Go

'Yes, he's ready' - Roberto Firmino fit for Champions League final, confirms Klopp

May 31st 2019, 4:43 PM 3,860 Views 6 Comments

Jurgen Klopp confirmed the Brazilian forward is fit to face Tottenham in Madrid tomorrow evening.

'We'll be unstoppable' - Alexander-Arnold says first trophy will lead to Liverpool dominance
# Reds
From The42
# Reds

'We'll be unstoppable' - Alexander-Arnold says first trophy will lead to Liverpool dominance

May 31st 2019, 8:09 AM 7,592 Views 106 Comments

A Champions League win could lead to a period of sustained success for the Reds, according to one of their young stars.

# preview - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Valverde keen to keep Barca focus on Copa final, not his future
# Cup Glory
From The42
# Cup Glory

Valverde keen to keep Barca focus on Copa final, not his future

May 25th 2019, 11:55 AM 2,418 Views 3 Comments

Lionel Messi, meanwhile, claimed his sixth European Golden Shoe on Friday night.

Leinster have chance to finish with a bang in Glasgow's Celtic Park
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Leinster have chance to finish with a bang in Glasgow's Celtic Park

May 25th 2019, 7:45 AM 5,227 Views 23 Comments

Dave Rennie’s side should prove a difficult proposition on home soil.

# preview - Friday 24 May, 2019

Another Champions League final loss would be hard on Klopp – Mourinho
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Another Champions League final loss would be hard on Klopp – Mourinho

May 24th 2019, 1:17 PM 6,392 Views 20 Comments

The Portuguese has been speaking about the prospect of the Liverpool manager losing a third European Cup final.

Chance for Cork City to do Dundalk a rare favour as season passes midway point
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Chance for Cork City to do Dundalk a rare favour as season passes midway point

May 24th 2019, 7:30 AM 2,697 Views 0 Comments

City travel to Tallaght this evening, while the champions and leaders play host to St Patrick’s Athletic.

# preview - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Jorginho: I'd be surprised if Sarri left Chelsea
# The Gaffer
From The42
# The Gaffer

Jorginho: I'd be surprised if Sarri left Chelsea

May 23rd 2019, 9:15 AM 2,535 Views 2 Comments

Recent speculation has linked Sarri with Juventus.