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#Setback

# setback - Monday 26 February, 2018

Blow for Bayern Munich's Champions League hopes as key player set for lengthy absence
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# Setback

Blow for Bayern Munich's Champions League hopes as key player set for lengthy absence

Feb 26th 2018, 11:13 PM 7,898 Views 2 Comments

French sports daily L’Equipe claim Kingsley Coman could miss at least two months.

# setback - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Zidane explains Ronaldo substitution amid latest Real Madrid setback
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# Reaction

Zidane explains Ronaldo substitution amid latest Real Madrid setback

Feb 4th 2018, 3:17 PM 10,580 Views 3 Comments

The Blancos coach has said that the decision to bring off the Portuguese attacker was a tactical one.

# setback - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Knee problem rules Munster's Conway out of Ireland's opening Six Nations games
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Knee problem rules Munster's Conway out of Ireland's opening Six Nations games

Feb 1st 2018, 5:06 PM 10,903 Views 18 Comments

Schmidt says the injury isn’t serious, but the winger will miss the games against France and Italy.

# setback - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Tolofua injury leaves France down to the bare bones for Ireland opener
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Tolofua injury leaves France down to the bare bones for Ireland opener

Jan 30th 2018, 5:55 PM 10,574 Views 9 Comments

The Saracans hooker is set to miss the entire Six Nations championship with a back problem.

Manchester City suffer Leroy Sane blow
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# Setback

Manchester City suffer Leroy Sane blow

Jan 30th 2018, 8:05 AM 8,217 Views 3 Comments

The German was injured in a nasty challenge in the first half by Cardiff’s Joe Bennett.

# setback - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Cruel blow for Ireland U20s star Doris as he's ruled out of Six Nations
# Hamstrung
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# Hamstrung

Cruel blow for Ireland U20s star Doris as he's ruled out of Six Nations

Jan 3rd 2018, 6:20 PM 9,695 Views 6 Comments

Noel McNamara is set to name his squad for the championship towards the end of this month.

# setback - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Celtic confirm that Ireland international Hayes has suffered a broken leg
# Setback
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Celtic confirm that Ireland international Hayes has suffered a broken leg

Dec 27th 2017, 10:54 PM 7,428 Views 4 Comments

The injury occurred in yesterday’s game against Dundee.

# setback - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Man United fall further behind bitter rivals as 10-man Leicester conjure dramatic leveller
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# Setback

Man United fall further behind bitter rivals as 10-man Leicester conjure dramatic leveller

Dec 23rd 2017, 10:17 PM 4,667 Views 18 Comments

Harry Maguire popped up with an equaliser in the fourth minute of injury time to ensure 2-2 draw.

# setback - Friday 8 December, 2017

Cork City lose one of their key players to Coleraine
# Homebound
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# Homebound

Cork City lose one of their key players to Coleraine

Dec 8th 2017, 6:01 PM 11,366 Views 12 Comments

Winger Stephen Dooley has left the double-winners, it has been announced this evening.

Moyes set to drop England goalkeeper Hart
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# Setback

Moyes set to drop England goalkeeper Hart

Dec 8th 2017, 5:36 PM 10,315 Views 9 Comments

Adrian is in contention to feature after impressing against Manchester City last weekend.

# setback - Thursday 30 November, 2017

Blow for Arsenal as their top scorer is ruled out of Man United clash
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Blow for Arsenal as their top scorer is ruled out of Man United clash

Nov 30th 2017, 12:21 PM 6,236 Views 16 Comments

Alexandre Lacazette picked up a groin injury against Huddersfield and will sit out the meeting with Jose Mourinho’s side as a result.

# setback - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Irish international O'Dowda 'devastated' as he undergoes ankle surgery
# Injury Blow
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# Injury Blow

Irish international O'Dowda 'devastated' as he undergoes ankle surgery

Nov 29th 2017, 6:24 PM 5,515 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old faces an extended period on the sidelines.

# setback - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Bayern Munich suffer first defeat under Heynckes
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Bayern Munich suffer first defeat under Heynckes

Nov 25th 2017, 8:17 PM 8,393 Views 1 Comment

It was an unhappy return for the manager to Moenchengladbach, where he spent most of his playing career.

# setback - Thursday 23 November, 2017

Sloppy Man United made to pay and more Champions League talking points
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Sloppy Man United made to pay and more Champions League talking points

Nov 23rd 2017, 12:03 AM 5,760 Views 9 Comments

The Red Devils were just moments away from securing a 0-0 draw needed to top their group.

# setback - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Spurs hit by news that their best defender will be out until after Christmas
# Big Loss
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# Big Loss

Spurs hit by news that their best defender will be out until after Christmas

Nov 16th 2017, 4:05 PM 8,392 Views 6 Comments

This Saturday pits Tottenham against North London rivals Arsenal, but Toby Alderweireld won’t play any part.

# setback - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

More injury hell for Munster's Cronin after tearing calf muscle in Baa-Baas game
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# Setback

More injury hell for Munster's Cronin after tearing calf muscle in Baa-Baas game

Nov 14th 2017, 4:02 PM 8,034 Views 1 Comment

The prop has endured a wretched run with injuries.

# setback - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Spanish media bemoan Bale's fragility after latest 'breakdown'
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# Setback

Spanish media bemoan Bale's fragility after latest 'breakdown'

Nov 11th 2017, 5:08 PM 7,467 Views 6 Comments

Since signing a lucrative new six-year contract with Madrid over a year ago, the Welsh star has featured in just 24 matches.

# setback - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Sean Maguire has been ruled out of Ireland's World Cup play-off against Denmark
# Setback
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# Setback

Sean Maguire has been ruled out of Ireland's World Cup play-off against Denmark

Nov 4th 2017, 2:09 PM 17,628 Views 19 Comments

The player is facing an extended spell on the sidelines after suffering a hamstring injury earlier this week.

# setback - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Leinster captain Nacewa faces another period on the sidelines after ankle operation
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# Setback

Leinster captain Nacewa faces another period on the sidelines after ankle operation

Oct 21st 2017, 6:00 AM 3,727 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old is expected to be out for six weeks.

# setback - Monday 18 September, 2017

Concern for Joe Schmidt as scan reveals Best's hamstring tear
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# Setback

Concern for Joe Schmidt as scan reveals Best's hamstring tear

Sep 18th 2017, 6:20 PM 7,484 Views 17 Comments

The Ireland captain is in a race against time to be fit for South Africa.

# setback - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Massive blow for Barcelona as €105 million signing Dembele set for extended layoff
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# Setback

Massive blow for Barcelona as €105 million signing Dembele set for extended layoff

Sep 17th 2017, 1:44 PM 9,814 Views 6 Comments

French international Ousmane Dembele was just 20 minutes into his first La Liga start when he pulled his hamstring on Saturday.

Tevez's battered Shanghai Shenhua 'just like Man United'
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# Setback

Tevez's battered Shanghai Shenhua 'just like Man United'

Sep 17th 2017, 1:30 PM 14,196 Views 7 Comments

The 33-year-old climbed off the bench for the second half to score just his third Chinese Super League goal.

# setback - Friday 15 September, 2017

Rory Best on crutches as Ireland captain suffers injury setback in training
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# Setback

Rory Best on crutches as Ireland captain suffers injury setback in training

Sep 15th 2017, 7:24 PM 6,825 Views 8 Comments

The hooker was pictured ahead of Ulster’s Pro14 clash with Scarlets.

# setback - Friday 8 September, 2017

Blow for Cork as nine-time All-Star ruled out of All-Ireland decider
# Setback
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# Setback

Blow for Cork as nine-time All-Star ruled out of All-Ireland decider

Sep 8th 2017, 10:18 AM 5,468 Views 3 Comments

Gemma O’Connor limped off during Cork’s All-Ireland semi-final victory over Galway.

# setback - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Lionel Messi may not be at next year's World Cup, as Argentina's qualification hopes suffer blow
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# Setback

Lionel Messi may not be at next year's World Cup, as Argentina's qualification hopes suffer blow

Sep 6th 2017, 12:28 PM 9,739 Views 17 Comments

Chile, meanwhile, are also facing an uphill fight to qualify.

# setback - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Santi Cazorla left out of Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad ahead of 2018 return
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# Setback

Santi Cazorla left out of Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad ahead of 2018 return

Sep 2nd 2017, 8:05 PM 8,767 Views 1 Comment

The Spanish international has already been ruled out for 10 months since suffering an Achilles injury during a Champions League game against Ludogorets.

Disjointed Ireland have to settle for a point in Georgia
# Frustrating
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# Frustrating

Disjointed Ireland have to settle for a point in Georgia

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:08 PM 19,057 Views 80 Comments

Tonight’s World Cup qualifier in Tbilisi ended in a 1-1 draw.

# setback - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Cunningham ruled out for 'extended period' just days after Ireland call-up
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# Setback

Cunningham ruled out for 'extended period' just days after Ireland call-up

Aug 19th 2017, 3:27 PM 5,789 Views 1 Comment

Preston’s stand-in skipper suffered an injury to his knee in Tuesday’s game against Derby County.

# setback - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Leinster centre set for surgery on ACL injury, Wallabies international handed debut
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Leinster centre set for surgery on ACL injury, Wallabies international handed debut

Aug 17th 2017, 1:37 PM 9,980 Views 5 Comments

Tom Daly did the damage during last weekend’s pre-season game against Perpignan.

# setback - Monday 7 August, 2017

Thomas Barr withdraws from World Championships semi-finals
# Setback
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# Setback

Thomas Barr withdraws from World Championships semi-finals

Aug 7th 2017, 11:08 AM 27,124 Views 24 Comments

The Waterford runner cannot compete due to a vomiting bug.

# setback - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Ireland left with just 2 natural strikers after Ipswich star ruled out
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# Setback

Ireland left with just 2 natural strikers after Ipswich star ruled out

Jun 6th 2017, 8:05 PM 21,362 Views 43 Comments

David McGoldrick played the full 90 minutes of the Boys in Green’s 3-1 loss against Mexico last Thursday.

# setback - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Chelsea's Eden Hazard fractures ankle on international duty
# Setback
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# Setback

Chelsea's Eden Hazard fractures ankle on international duty

Jun 4th 2017, 11:34 PM 6,597 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, the Belgian star has refused to rule out a move to Real Madrid.

# setback - Monday 29 May, 2017

Huge blow for Galway defender as scan confirms he suffered cruciate injury against Dublin
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# Setback

Huge blow for Galway defender as scan confirms he suffered cruciate injury against Dublin

May 29th 2017, 8:10 PM 6,339 Views 0 Comments

Paul Killeen will miss the rest of the season after Galway’s worst fears were realised today.

# setback - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Wayne Rooney left out of England squad in latest blow
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# Setback

Wayne Rooney left out of England squad in latest blow

May 25th 2017, 1:31 PM 10,635 Views 22 Comments

The 31-year-old striker has lost his place at Manchester United this season.

# setback - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Blow for the Lions as England star Vunipola forced to withdraw
# Big Loss
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# Big Loss

Blow for the Lions as England star Vunipola forced to withdraw

May 21st 2017, 9:13 PM 15,953 Views 28 Comments

The Saracens number eight requires treatment on a recurring shoulder injury.

# setback - Saturday 29 April, 2017

The season-ending injury which 'could have been a lot worse'
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The season-ending injury which 'could have been a lot worse'

Apr 29th 2017, 12:00 PM 15,154 Views 2 Comments

David Meyler will miss Ireland’s crucial World Cup 2018 qualifier against Austria in June.

# setback - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Injury blow for Ireland as Meyler is ruled out for the season
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Injury blow for Ireland as Meyler is ruled out for the season

Apr 15th 2017, 11:27 AM 3,484 Views 4 Comments

Martin O’Neill’s side play three games in June, including a World Cup qualifier against Austria.

# setback - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Barcelona suffer Neymar blow ahead of El Clasico
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Barcelona suffer Neymar blow ahead of El Clasico

Apr 11th 2017, 7:06 PM 7,841 Views 4 Comments

As well as the clash against Real Madrid, the Brazilian is set to be suspended for home clashes with Real Sociedad and Osasuna.

# setback - Monday 10 April, 2017

Dislocated kneecap set to rule Kerry captain out of All-Ireland U21 semi-final against Galway
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# Setback

Dislocated kneecap set to rule Kerry captain out of All-Ireland U21 semi-final against Galway

Apr 10th 2017, 12:05 AM 11,735 Views 0 Comments

The sides clash in Ennis next Saturday.

# setback - Friday 7 April, 2017

Ulster's Pro12 play-off hopes take a hit with Cardiff Blues draw
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# Setback

Ulster's Pro12 play-off hopes take a hit with Cardiff Blues draw

Apr 7th 2017, 11:15 PM 6,575 Views 18 Comments

The sides played out a 24-24 draw at Kingspan Stadium.