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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Rivalry

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# Rivalry
Ronaldo doesn't deserve to be a Ballon d'Or finalist - Dani Alves
Impartial Barcelona defender believes Messi and Neymar are world’s top two players.
# Rivalry
10 brilliant photos from Arsenal v Manchester United down through the years
Get in the mood for this afternoon’s game by taking a stroll down memory lane.
# Rivalry
7 times Manchester United v Arsenal lived up to the hype
The two meet this Sunday at 4pm at the Emirates Stadium.
# Record Breaking
Here's why tonight's Milan derby could be one of the best ones yet
There’s plenty of expectation and 77,500 will be crammed inside the San Siro to see what unfolds.
# Rivalry
'The biggest derby in the league' and this weekend's Premier League talking points
Liverpool travel 30-odd miles to Old Trafford, second-placed Crystal Palace entertain the league leaders and Chelsea are at Goodison.
# Irish-Americans
Dubliner AJ MacGinty landed a late drop-goal to give USA victory over Canada
It’s a long way from Blackrock to British Columbia, but MacGinty looked at home last night.
# local football
'Anarchy in Ireland' - Documentary on Bohs-Rovers rivalry is a brilliant advert for the LOI
The short video captures what it means to be a fan of either Dublin club on derby day.
# Moving On
'The climate has changed' - Pallister doesn't expect repeat of '95 troubles at the Aviva
The ex-England defender was on the pitch when riots broke out at Lansdowne Road 20 years ago.
Leinster v Munster, Guinness Pro12
We were live from the Aviva Stadium as the two Irish provinces renewed their rivalry.
# Familiar Foes
Leinster fullback Kearney: 'I expect a very different Munster this week'
The Ireland international believes being written off suits Anthony Foley’s men perfectly.
# tough going
It's the great big Leinster v Munster quiz
How well do you know the rivalry?
# Best of Enemies
Rickie Fowler, Rory McIlroy rivalry just beginning
The two 25-year-olds will be on opposite sides as Europe prepares to defend the trophy against United States at Gleneagles.
# Rivalry
'Van Gaal in for a surprise in the Premier League,' says Rodgers
The Liverpool boss believes the Dutchman won’t have experienced competitiveness like the English top flight before.
# klinsi
Klinsmann aiming for tactical masterclass against former protégé Löw
Mikey Stafford reports from Recife, where the United States and Germany meet today.
# Merseyside United
Liverpool are banking on Everton - but here are 4 other times when teams needed a big favour
All eyes are on Merseyside this evening when Everton can play kingmakers in a thrilling Premier League title race.
# star of the county town
9 things you'll definitely understand if you come from a middling-sized Irish town
The towns that are not too big, not too small…but just right.
# Rivalry
O'Connell wary of Welsh 'subtlety' behind Gatland's power game
The Ireland captain feels that the focus on Wales’ big men obscures the skill they play with.
# virtual insanity
Rugby bloggers from 6 Nations engage in Gchat debate
Just like the ERC, we held lengthy discussions with all relevant stakeholders in European rugby (blogging). Here’s part one.
# who's amber?
TV3 just delivered an epic burn to RTE
VIDEO: Gary Neville laughs when Carragher suggests Liverpool can win the league
“Is this your worst fear,” asks Ed Chamberlain. Quite possibly.
# winter classics
7 of the best Heineken Cup back-to-back battles of the past 5 years
Rounds three and four of the Heineken Cup are much more than just regular pool games, they are war.
# big day
FAI Cup final: Rogers aiming to continue Sligo's tradition of goalkeeping heroics
The Sligo Rovers number one believes a win in the Aviva Stadium this afternoon will make up for missing out on back-to-back league titles.
Munster v Leinster, RaboDirect Pro12
We’re in Thomond Park this evening to bring you minute-by-minute updates of the season’s second inter-provincial clash.
# classics
9 of the best Munster v Leinster derbies
Here are some of the most memorable games in the greatest Irish inter-provincial derby.
# Rivalry
Leinster v Munster is one of rugby's great spectacles - Matt O'Connor
The Australian is excited ahead of Leinster’s visit to Thomond Park on Saturday.
# Rivalry
"Just shy of 7,000 job losses a month" - Kenny attacks Fianna Fáil's record in power ahead of party's Árd Fheis
Enda Kenny says 25 months into government, the legacy of previous cabinets is still casting a shadow over the economy.
# Rivalry
The Manchester derby: 6 classic games between United and City
City make the short trip to Old Trafford this evening.
# Ouch
Burger King's Twitter page is hacked, gains 30k new followers
Marketing lesson?
# Rivalry
Ryanair loses bid for Aer Lingus
The budget airline said it will appeal the decision.
# Rivalry
VIDEO: 4 classic Arsenal visits to Stamford Bridge
The Gunners have had plenty of joy in west London.
# bonus point
Heineken Cup Explainer: What Leinster and Munster need to do to reach 1/4 finals
Six clubs, including the two Irish provinces, are competing for two runners-up slots.
# Rivalry
Interview: O'Gara's loss is Keatley's gain
The 25-year-old gets a rare chance at outhalf in the Heineken Cup as Munster take on Racing Metro at Thomond Park tomorrow.
# Rivalry
Down but not out: Pacquiao backs Marquez rematch
He may have been knocked out on Saturday night but the Filipino boxer is eyeing a fifth meeting with his Mexican rival.
# Rivalry
Djokovic denies Murray in Shanghai thriller
The Serbian star got revenge for his US Open defeat with a 5-7, 7-6 (13/11), 6-3 win in China.
# grudge
Richie McCaw: Players like Quade Cooper get sorted. Sooner or later they get their beans
The more shocking aspect about the All Black captain’s new book is that it is retailing at $50 in New Zealand. Birthday and Xmas pressie combo?
# Frenemies
Rory McIlroy plays down Tiger Woods rivalry
The Northern Irish golfer also described competing against his idol as “a dream come true”.
# Rivalry
When two tribes go to war: 53 of our favourite pics from past El Clasicos
Sparks generally fly when the two La Liga giants meet.
# Pro12
Engage: Mark Anscombe and Eric Elwood look ahead to Ulster v Connacht
The affable Kiwi and his passionate counterpart are expecting a fierce contest at Ravenhill this evening.
# JFT96
'United fans won't let club down at Anfield' - Vidic
The Serbian defender believes fans will not engage in offensive chants about the Hillsborough disaster when the sides meet on Sunday.
# column
"No All-Ireland final has thrown up a pairing as emotive and unique"
Hailing from from Milltown in North Galway has given columnist Ciaran Murphy plenty insight into the football psyche of neighbours, Mayo.