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# take-a-bow - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

VIDEO: James McClean's brother scores with a stunning strike
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VIDEO: James McClean's brother scores with a stunning strike

Apr 19th 2016, 9:02 AM 5,668 Views 5 Comments

The teenager earned Derry a point against Longford at the weekend.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Vintage Cristiano Ronaldo display puts Real in Champions League semis
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Vintage Cristiano Ronaldo display puts Real in Champions League semis

Apr 12th 2016, 9:46 PM 17,271 Views 30 Comments

A hat-trick from the Portuguese star guided his side to a place in the final four.

# take-a-bow - Monday 4 April, 2016

Rory McIlroy hits hole-in-one at Augusta
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Rory McIlroy hits hole-in-one at Augusta

Apr 4th 2016, 10:05 PM 14,856 Views 3 Comments

The impressive effort came on the 16th hole from a distance of 170 yards.

# take-a-bow - Monday 28 March, 2016

West Ham keeper scores classic Fifa goal in real life
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West Ham keeper scores classic Fifa goal in real life

Mar 28th 2016, 4:59 PM 16,414 Views 9 Comments

Plenty of fun was had during Mark Noble’s testimonial this afternoon.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 27 March, 2016

VIDEO: Former League of Ireland striker scores stunning goal Down Under
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VIDEO: Former League of Ireland striker scores stunning goal Down Under

Mar 27th 2016, 10:33 AM 6,527 Views 3 Comments

Bruce Djite and Stefan Mauk shone to help Adelaide United to a 4-2 home win over Central Coast Mariners.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

History-maker Gianluigi Buffon wrote a fantastic open letter to the goal he protects
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History-maker Gianluigi Buffon wrote a fantastic open letter to the goal he protects

Mar 22nd 2016, 1:24 PM 6,692 Views 4 Comments

The 38-year-old has 154 Italy caps and has appeared over 400 times for Juventus.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

This brilliant strike from Ireland's Daryl Murphy boosted Ipswich's promotion bid tonight
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This brilliant strike from Ireland's Daryl Murphy boosted Ipswich's promotion bid tonight

Mar 15th 2016, 11:15 PM 5,490 Views 7 Comments

The Waterford native is showing some encouraging form ahead of Euro 2016.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Louth's Ciaran Byrne hits a stunning goal in a pre-season Aussie Rules game in Melbourne
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Louth's Ciaran Byrne hits a stunning goal in a pre-season Aussie Rules game in Melbourne

Mar 13th 2016, 3:01 PM 7,775 Views 1 Comment

Byrne’s wonder individual strike came while in action for the Northern Blues.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Stunning free kick from last season's Young Player of the Year helps Shamrock Rovers win
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Stunning free kick from last season's Young Player of the Year helps Shamrock Rovers win

Mar 5th 2016, 10:14 PM 7,164 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, Kieran Sadlier was sent for an early shower for a nasty challenge on Killian Brennan.

# take-a-bow - Friday 4 March, 2016

New signing Maguire lights up Leeside as debut brace earns Cork City three points against Bohs
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New signing Maguire lights up Leeside as debut brace earns Cork City three points against Bohs

Mar 4th 2016, 10:03 PM 6,223 Views 16 Comments

The 21-year-old proved the difference as the Rebel Army got their season off to a great start.

# take-a-bow - Friday 12 February, 2016

Tennis player hits behind-the-back volley that's being called the 'Shot of the Year'
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Tennis player hits behind-the-back volley that's being called the 'Shot of the Year'

Feb 12th 2016, 10:46 AM 8,228 Views 2 Comments

The number 133 in the world is best known for defeating Rafa Nadal.

# take-a-bow - Monday 8 February, 2016

This stunning Luka Modric goal earned Real Madrid a late win last night
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This stunning Luka Modric goal earned Real Madrid a late win last night

Feb 8th 2016, 8:15 AM 8,090 Views 1 Comment

Zinedine Zidane wants to see more such efforts in future from the former Tottenham man.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 24 January, 2016

This superb putt secured third place for Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi
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This superb putt secured third place for Rory McIlroy in Abu Dhabi

Jan 24th 2016, 2:23 PM 9,636 Views 0 Comments

Rickie Fowler prevailed at the HSBC Championship to go fourth in the world rankings.

# take-a-bow - Monday 11 January, 2016

Here's the goal that upset Lionel Messi to win the Puskas Award
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Here's the goal that upset Lionel Messi to win the Puskas Award

Jan 11th 2016, 7:12 PM 16,570 Views 13 Comments

The Brazilian journeyman, who was playing for Goianesia at the time, also overcame competition from Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Xabi Alonso scored a stunning goal in the German Cup tonight
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Xabi Alonso scored a stunning goal in the German Cup tonight

Dec 15th 2015, 10:06 PM 8,335 Views 12 Comments

The Spanish midfielder’s half-volley shortly before half-time broke down a stern away resistance.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Ireland's Rob Elliot stars as Tottenham's record Premier League run comes to an end
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Ireland's Rob Elliot stars as Tottenham's record Premier League run comes to an end

Dec 13th 2015, 6:42 PM 8,674 Views 7 Comments

The Irish international performed superbly, as his side secured an unlikely three points.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Coutinho and Firmino inspire Liverpool to stunning win over City
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Coutinho and Firmino inspire Liverpool to stunning win over City

Nov 21st 2015, 7:43 PM 11,966 Views 30 Comments

The duo exposed some shoddy defending to record a thrilling away victory.

# take-a-bow - Friday 13 November, 2015

Here's the classy Robbie Brady strike that put Ireland ahead tonight
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Here's the classy Robbie Brady strike that put Ireland ahead tonight

Nov 13th 2015, 10:43 PM 10,692 Views 1 Comment

You may have missed this goal the first time around.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 8 November, 2015

This glorious Sergio Ramos bicycle kick couldn't stop Real losing tonight
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This glorious Sergio Ramos bicycle kick couldn't stop Real losing tonight

Nov 8th 2015, 11:49 PM 8,107 Views 3 Comments

At the Camp Nou, Neymar and Luis Suarez once again shone in Lionel Messi’s absence.

All the goals from this afternoon's thrilling Women's Cup final
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All the goals from this afternoon's thrilling Women's Cup final

Nov 8th 2015, 1:49 PM 5,032 Views 1 Comment

Shelbourne and Wexford Youths went the distance and produced an absolute classic.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Ireland's Rob Elliot inspires Newcastle to unlikely victory
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Ireland's Rob Elliot inspires Newcastle to unlikely victory

Nov 7th 2015, 2:59 PM 6,827 Views 6 Comments

Ayoze Pérez’s clinical finish on 27 minutes was enough to earn his side a victory.

# take-a-bow - Monday 26 October, 2015

Robbie Keane's 17th goal in 14 games couldn't stop LA Galaxy losing last night
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Robbie Keane's 17th goal in 14 games couldn't stop LA Galaxy losing last night

Oct 26th 2015, 9:46 AM 7,450 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland striker garnered plenty of praise for his performance on Sunday.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

This superb volley from Ireland's David Meyler helped lift Hull into the play-off spots
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This superb volley from Ireland's David Meyler helped lift Hull into the play-off spots

Oct 21st 2015, 7:30 PM 6,112 Views 4 Comments

The ex-Cork City player recently came off the bench in Ireland’s historic win over Germany.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Manuel Neuer showed why he's the best goalkeeper in the world tonight
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Manuel Neuer showed why he's the best goalkeeper in the world tonight

Oct 20th 2015, 8:38 PM 10,009 Views 16 Comments

The Bayern Munich stopper kept the score at 0-0 in impressive fashion at the Emirates.

# take-a-bow - Friday 11 September, 2015

A Dundalk player gave his best Zlatan impression in their 4-0 win over Sligo tonight
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A Dundalk player gave his best Zlatan impression in their 4-0 win over Sligo tonight

Sep 11th 2015, 9:31 PM 6,682 Views 8 Comments

Further second-half goals from Daryl Horgan, Ronan Finn and Sean Maguire ensured a victory.

# take-a-bow - Monday 24 August, 2015

Two Irish riders put in encouraging performances at stage two of the Vuelta
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Two Irish riders put in encouraging performances at stage two of the Vuelta

Aug 24th 2015, 7:46 AM 6,321 Views 4 Comments

Colombian Esteban Chaves claimed first place as Tour de France champion Chris Froome lost four seconds to Nairo Quintana.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

'It's kind of unconscious at this stage' - Conor McDonald on that brilliant Wexford U21 goal
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'It's kind of unconscious at this stage' - Conor McDonald on that brilliant Wexford U21 goal

Aug 19th 2015, 7:00 AM 6,799 Views 7 Comments

McDonald helped light up the Leinster U21 semi-final against Offaly.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 8 August, 2015

One of the most consistent Irish players in the Premier League was on target today
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One of the most consistent Irish players in the Premier League was on target today

Aug 8th 2015, 4:57 PM 10,294 Views 1 Comment

Crystal Palace beat Premier League new boys Norwich at Carrow Road.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Roger Federer's unbelievable 'hot dog' lob has been a highlight of Day 4 at Wimbledon
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Roger Federer's unbelievable 'hot dog' lob has been a highlight of Day 4 at Wimbledon

Jul 2nd 2015, 7:16 PM 7,132 Views 7 Comments

Andy Murray swept into the third round earlier.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Sean St Ledger earning plenty of plaudits after making 'the save of the year'
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Sean St Ledger earning plenty of plaudits after making 'the save of the year'

Jul 1st 2015, 4:21 PM 14,588 Views 11 Comments

The Irish defender has impressed since moving to the MLS.

# take-a-bow - Monday 29 June, 2015

There was a tux on the Sunday Game last night and nobody could handle it
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There was a tux on the Sunday Game last night and nobody could handle it

Jun 29th 2015, 7:50 AM 6,730 Views 0 Comments

Tomás Ó Sé was on fleek.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 18 June, 2015

'The king is back' - Robbie Keane hits hat-trick for LA Galaxy
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'The king is back' - Robbie Keane hits hat-trick for LA Galaxy

Jun 18th 2015, 2:45 PM 8,412 Views 18 Comments

The Ireland international was making his second start for the club after being out injured for a period.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 14 June, 2015

A Jack Wilshere thunderbolt was the highlight of England's win over Slovenia
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A Jack Wilshere thunderbolt was the highlight of England's win over Slovenia

Jun 14th 2015, 7:02 PM 7,970 Views 8 Comments

Roy Hodgson’s side inched closer to qualification thanks to a 3-2 away victory.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 13 June, 2015

This 35-yard screamer was not enough for Armenia to beat Portugal
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This 35-yard screamer was not enough for Armenia to beat Portugal

Jun 13th 2015, 9:51 PM 7,205 Views 7 Comments

A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick helped his side prevail ultimately.

# take-a-bow - Monday 25 May, 2015

The winner of The42's Fantasy Football League is...
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The winner of The42's Fantasy Football League is...

May 25th 2015, 9:21 PM 13,394 Views 11 Comments

A tight finish saw one player earn a dramatic one-point victory.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Giorgio Chiellini lights up the Coppa Italia final with a classy bicycle kick
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Giorgio Chiellini lights up the Coppa Italia final with a classy bicycle kick

May 20th 2015, 9:25 PM 6,463 Views 6 Comments

Juventus — who are in the Champoions League final and have already won Serie A — are aiming for a historic treble.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Charlie Adam has clearly been taking inspiration from the League of Ireland
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Charlie Adam has clearly been taking inspiration from the League of Ireland

Apr 8th 2015, 11:21 AM 4,714 Views 0 Comments

The Stoke player is not the only individual to score a wonder goal in the past few days.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 28 March, 2015

A typically brilliant Gareth Bale brace helps Wales beat Israel
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A typically brilliant Gareth Bale brace helps Wales beat Israel

Mar 28th 2015, 7:21 PM 8,473 Views 12 Comments

Chris Coleman’s side went top of their group, as they beat their opponents 3-0.

# take-a-bow - Friday 27 March, 2015

Barcelona star Xavi reveals his incredible memory powers
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Barcelona star Xavi reveals his incredible memory powers

Mar 27th 2015, 8:23 PM 7,307 Views 4 Comments

The veteran Spain midfielder needs only the slightest hints to remember every detail about goals from long ago in his career.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Harry Arter celebrated his first Ireland call-up with a stunning goal last night
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Harry Arter celebrated his first Ireland call-up with a stunning goal last night

Mar 18th 2015, 10:22 AM 5,668 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Wes Hoolahan came off the bench to score for Norwich.