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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# tongue in cheek

All time
# not to be taken seriously
'People should lighten up a little' - Keane's Liverpool comments were 'tongue-in-cheek'
In his role as an ITV pundit, the ex-Ireland captain had said he wouldn’t watch the Reds playing if they were in his back garden.
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'Clearly Wexford are a super-clean team and we've a lot of work to do on our discipline'
Michael Ryan wasn’t happy with the award of just three frees to Tipperary yesterday, but also has sympathy for his opposite number Davy Fitzgerald.
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Guardiola: More sex please, we're City
The coach refuted suggestions from Samir Nasri that he bars his players from having sex after midnight.
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Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad
The commercial also features Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory fame.
# helpful
This parody tourist guide to Ireland is essential viewing for all visitors
“If it says ‘road closed’ just plough on”
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A journalist asked Messi if he could do it on a cold Wednesday night in Stoke
Finally, an answer.
# Criticism
Martin O'Neill took a dig at Dunphy and co at last night's RTÉ Sports awards
The Irish manager guided his team to Euro 2016 after they beat Bosnia earlier this year.
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Triple H reckons Andy Carroll could make it in the WWE
The wrestler was speaking on ITV ahead of the NXT show in London.
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'He must have been watching videos of me from years ago!' - O'Shea on Hendrick's match-winning run
The Ireland defender is already looking forward to facing Germany in Dublin next month.
# Hitting back
'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'
Gary Wilson took aim at the ICC after helping Ireland beat UAE.
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Phil Neville jokes that he would 'two-foot' Rosicky for no-look pass
The Match of the Day pundit has received some criticism for comments made last night.
# Epic Trolling
Paddy Power has unveiled a David Moyes 'tribute' statue at Anfield
This has taken trolling to a whole new level — somewhere low, dark and grimy.
# Revenge
This is how you respond to an Amazon package being stolen
Especially if it only contained an ice cube tray and some coffee pods.
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Watch out Zeebs! 1,000,000 scoring points for the lady that tames a Lion
Note: Active Lions players need only apply.
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Open thread: Unload all of your Munster v Leinster grievances here
Ahead of the Lions tour, we are giving you the chance to get everything off your chest.
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25 reasons why the 90s were the best sporting decade
Featuring Carlos Valderrama’s hair and much, much more.
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11 (somewhat) plausible reasons why Liverpool lost to Oldham in the FA Cup yesterday
Warning: contains a healthy dose of irony.