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# top-of-the-table - Sunday 5 July, 2020

Ramos holds nerve again from penalty spot as Real Madrid beat Bilbao

Real Madrid have a seven-point lead over Barcelona, who play tonight away at in-form Villarreal.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 22 February, 2020

13 point loss on opening night but Cavan footballers now flying high in Division 2 after latest win

A three-point win for Cavan over Fermanagh in tonight’s Ulster derby.

# top-of-the-table - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Lukaku goal rounds off Milan derby as Inter come from two down for famous win

A thrilling game sent Inter to top of Serie A.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Mauro Icardi bags first goal for PSG while Neymar also on target against Angers

PSG moved five points clear heading into the international break.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Ronaldo scores upon return from injury scare to help Juventus past SPAL

The Portuguese star notched up his third consecutive goal at home this season.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Mayo man Mountney hits the winner as high-flying Dundalk restore eight-point lead

Three days after their Champions League draw with Qarabag, the Lilywhites overcame St Pat’s on Saturday.

# top-of-the-table - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Bolton striker Magennis sends Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland top of Group C

Northern Ireland moved top of Group C with a 2-1 victory over Belarus on Sunday night.

# top-of-the-table - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Galway and Donegal maintain perfect starts to league campaign as they battle it out at the top

Three wins for three after Galway’s win over Westmeath and Donegal’s defeat of Monaghan.

# top-of-the-table - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Neymar brilliance in Belgrade helps PSG secure Group C top spot ahead of Liverpool

Edinson Cavani and Neymar scored as the Ligue 1 champions booked their place in the last 16.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Luka Modric on the scoresheet as Croatia ease to victory and go top of Group D

An own goal and a Luca Modric penalty handed Croatia all three points in Kaliningrad.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Unbeaten Inter remain top in Serie A following stalemate with holders Juve

Luciano Spalletti’s Inter leave Turin two points ahead of second-placed Napoli.

# top-of-the-table - Sunday 14 February, 2016

As it happened: Arsenal v Leicester City, Premier League

The league leaders faced another massive test at the Emirates on what promises to be a thrilling day of football.

# top-of-the-table - Friday 25 December, 2015

How Well Do You Remember Christmas Day Premier League Tables?

How the league looks when you open your presents tells a lot about what’s to come.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Middlesbrough end Brighton's unbeaten record in top of the table clash

Chris Hughton’s Seagulls outclassed at home as Boro secure top spot for Christmas.

# top-of-the-table - Friday 5 June, 2015

From The42 Hurricanes pay respects to Collins as they claim top spot in Super Rugby Ruthless

Hurricanes pay respects to Collins as they claim top spot in Super Rugby

Chris Boyd’s side were superb in attack once again to secure a home semi-final.

# top-of-the-table - Saturday 14 March, 2015

It was a disappointing night for President Higgins and his beloved Galway at Dalymount

Anto Murphy scored twice as Bohs made it two from two.

# top-of-the-table - Friday 19 December, 2014

Anthony Foley shuffles his pack after taxing European double-header

Things don’t get any easier for Munster as they travel to Scotstoun tomorrow in the Pro12.

# top-of-the-table - Friday 1 August, 2014

From The42 Dundalk overcome Cork in top-of-the-table clash following late drama Title Rivals

Dundalk overcome Cork in top-of-the-table clash following late drama

The visitors gained some breathing space on their title rivals at Turner’s Cross tonight.

# top-of-the-table - Friday 3 January, 2014

From The42 As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Pro12 Liveblog

As it happened: Ulster v Munster, Pro12

Both provinces named strong starting teams as Rob Penney’s men went looking for their 10th successive win.

# top-of-the-table - Friday 3 August, 2012

From The42 'Playing Sligo twice in 40-odd hours is a shambles' - Fabio O'Brien LOIlive

'Playing Sligo twice in 40-odd hours is a shambles' - Fabio O'Brien

Ahead of a huge weekend for Drogheda United, the striker says he’s enjoying his best football in years.