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'I apologised to my players because it's probably my presence that's created that atmosphere'
# Under Pressure
From The42
# Under Pressure

'I apologised to my players because it's probably my presence that's created that atmosphere'

Mar 14th 2018, 1:30 PM 11,437 Views 3 Comments

Mick McCarthy has dismissed suggestions he will leave Ipswich before the end of the season.

Keane defends Pogba as former United captain demands more from Lukaku and Sanchez
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Keane defends Pogba as former United captain demands more from Lukaku and Sanchez

Feb 22nd 2018, 8:50 AM 10,495 Views 37 Comments

Roy Keane backed Paul Pogba but urged the Manchester United midfielder to bring his off-field character onto the pitch.

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won't be sacked for now - reports
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won't be sacked for now - reports

Feb 7th 2018, 8:20 AM 2,884 Views 2 Comments

Last year’s Premier League champions are languishing 19 points behind leaders Manchester City.

Arsenal-bound Aubameyang slammed for failing to testify at Dortmund attack trial
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Arsenal-bound Aubameyang slammed for failing to testify at Dortmund attack trial

Jan 30th 2018, 8:30 AM 7,839 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutor Carsten Dombert called the sick note presented by the Gabon international’s lawyer “absolutely feeble”.

Zidane: My job is on the line against PSG
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Zidane: My job is on the line against PSG

Jan 25th 2018, 1:22 AM 6,174 Views 27 Comments

Leganes dumped Real Madrid out of the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Wednesday, with the Blancos coach taking full responsibility

New England Women's boss Neville deletes Twitter account after backlash to controversial posts
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

New England Women's boss Neville deletes Twitter account after backlash to controversial posts

Jan 23rd 2018, 10:46 PM 10,500 Views 14 Comments

The former Manchester United defender has only just been appointed into the role.

Pressure mounts on Mark Hughes as Stoke slip up again
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Pressure mounts on Mark Hughes as Stoke slip up again

Jan 1st 2018, 5:21 PM 5,036 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Leicester earned a convincing 3-0 victory at home to Huddersfield.

Matt Damon says 'one thing' not being talked about is men who aren't sexual predators
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Matt Damon says 'one thing' not being talked about is men who aren't sexual predators

Dec 19th 2017, 10:28 AM 37,567 Views 251 Comments

The actor is facing criticism for his comments.

Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier being shot as he attempts escape across border
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Dramatic video shows North Korean soldier being shot as he attempts escape across border

Nov 22nd 2017, 8:40 AM 39,326 Views 44 Comments

The defector was shot at least four times in his desperate escape bid.

One of Europe's best strikers has been suspended by Dortmund
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

One of Europe's best strikers has been suspended by Dortmund

Nov 17th 2017, 8:32 AM 9,553 Views 1 Comment

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will not be a part of the matchday squad to face Stuttgart in the Bundesliga.

Angelina Jolie denies Cambodian children were exploited during the making of her new film
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Angelina Jolie denies Cambodian children were exploited during the making of her new film

Jul 31st 2017, 7:56 AM 20,122 Views 20 Comments

There has been criticism of how the casting process took place.

Leicester City's Thai owners to be sued by anti-corruption official
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Leicester City's Thai owners to be sued by anti-corruption official

Jul 14th 2017, 10:45 AM 3,493 Views 0 Comments

Charnchai Issarasenarak, who leads a junta-appointed anti-graft panel, accuses King Power of under-declaring revenue.

Real Madrid underage star apologises but claims controversial celebration wasn't racist
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Real Madrid underage star apologises but claims controversial celebration wasn't racist

Jun 5th 2017, 6:20 PM 13,637 Views 9 Comments

Federico Valverde is in hot water after making the wholly inappropriate gesture in South Korea.

Tennis great Nastase investigated for 'racial slur' about Serena's unborn child
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Tennis great Nastase investigated for 'racial slur' about Serena's unborn child

Apr 22nd 2017, 12:46 PM 38,728 Views 47 Comments

ITF investigating remarks allegedly made by the two-time Grand Slam winner.

James Rodriguez causes middle finger storm
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

James Rodriguez causes middle finger storm

Mar 28th 2017, 4:45 PM 11,343 Views 9 Comments

Controversy has engulfed the Real Madrid star in his native Colombia.

'No need to step down'? US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stood down from the Russia/Trump inquiry
# Well Recuuuuuse Me
# Well Recuuuuuse Me

'No need to step down'? US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has stood down from the Russia/Trump inquiry

Mar 2nd 2017, 9:23 PM 43,908 Views 163 Comments

Nancy Pelosi, the top Democrat in the Senate, had earlier called for Jeff Sessions to resign, something the Attorney General has stopped short of doing.

O'Brien adamant that he is the best candidate for OCI job despite conflicting recommendations
# Running For Presidency
From The42
# Running For Presidency

O'Brien adamant that he is the best candidate for OCI job despite conflicting recommendations

Jan 28th 2017, 10:23 PM 5,468 Views 5 Comments

He faced a tough interview on RTÉ’s Saturday Sport.

This is what it's like to be an Irish soldier... in virtual reality
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

This is what it's like to be an Irish soldier... in virtual reality

Sep 25th 2016, 8:00 PM 15,215 Views 24 Comments

The Ploughing Championships can be a dangerous place.

Munster keep faith with Keatley, injury forces Leicester to name Freddie Burns at 10
# Trust
From The42
# Trust

Munster keep faith with Keatley, injury forces Leicester to name Freddie Burns at 10

Dec 18th 2015, 12:19 PM 8,741 Views 24 Comments

The out-half was the target of sarcastic cheering when replaced in the home loss to the Tigers.

Foley 'disappointed' at Thomond Park's treatment of Ian Keatley
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Foley 'disappointed' at Thomond Park's treatment of Ian Keatley

Dec 14th 2015, 7:00 AM 44,766 Views 86 Comments

The Munster out-half was ironically cheered off the pitch by the supporters in Thomond Park.

Viewers lodge complaints over Ray D'Arcy's 'sexist' interview with Pamela Anderson
# Complaints
# Complaints

Viewers lodge complaints over Ray D'Arcy's 'sexist' interview with Pamela Anderson

Nov 17th 2015, 3:32 PM 49,732 Views 93 Comments

Nine formal complaints were lodged and a further seven calls and emails were received by the broadcaster.

San Marino MP compares Roy Hodgson to an elephant after cricket joke
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

San Marino MP compares Roy Hodgson to an elephant after cricket joke

Aug 25th 2015, 9:25 PM 8,772 Views 8 Comments

The England manager has come under fire for a “joke in bad taste”.

Pep pleads with Bayern fans: It was Schweinsteiger's decision to leave
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Pep pleads with Bayern fans: It was Schweinsteiger's decision to leave

Jul 13th 2015, 1:00 PM 6,792 Views 3 Comments

Supporters have reacted angrily to the decision to let the Germany international depart.

Chile player faces Copa America ban after allegedly inserting finger into Cavani's anus
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Chile player faces Copa America ban after allegedly inserting finger into Cavani's anus

Jun 26th 2015, 2:58 PM 7,875 Views 18 Comments

The Uruguay star was sent off for reacting to the incident in question.

France's Six Nations nightmare continues with Parra and Fofana ruled out
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

France's Six Nations nightmare continues with Parra and Fofana ruled out

Mar 2nd 2015, 4:18 PM 5,425 Views 6 Comments

Head coach Philippe Saint-André is coming under heavy criticism after the defeat to Wales.

Football tarnished by further racism footage as West Ham fans under fire
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Football tarnished by further racism footage as West Ham fans under fire

Feb 23rd 2015, 3:43 PM 20,812 Views 39 Comments

The chanting was filmed by a passenger on the London Underground before the Hammers’ 2-2 draw with Spurs.

Seán Barrett says opposition parties are entitled to question his decisions
# Vote Of Confidence
# Vote Of Confidence

Seán Barrett says opposition parties are entitled to question his decisions

Feb 2nd 2015, 9:44 PM 16,076 Views 65 Comments

He said he made remarks last Friday in the “heat of the moment” during an RTÉ interview.

'Redknapp was injured more than me' -- Angry Jack Wilshere hits back at pundits
# Gunner Under Fire
From The42
# Gunner Under Fire

'Redknapp was injured more than me' -- Angry Jack Wilshere hits back at pundits

Sep 6th 2014, 12:01 AM 9,953 Views 22 Comments

Sky pundit Jame Redknapp said the England and Arsenal midfielder had no excuse for his loss of form.

"We didn’t think it was appropriate."- Charlie Flanagan defends Ireland's abstention on Gaza vote
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

"We didn’t think it was appropriate."- Charlie Flanagan defends Ireland's abstention on Gaza vote

Jul 25th 2014, 9:50 AM 14,420 Views 165 Comments

He will speak to the Israeli Ambassador but stressed that Israel has a right to defend itself.

Some Labour TDs are not happy with Charlie Flanagan
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Some Labour TDs are not happy with Charlie Flanagan

Jul 24th 2014, 9:33 PM 16,057 Views 80 Comments

The Foreign Affairs Minister has been criticised after Ireland abstained from a UN vote on Gaza.

Gunmen kill passenger on jet at Pakistan airport
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Gunmen kill passenger on jet at Pakistan airport

Jun 24th 2014, 9:47 PM 18,601 Views 42 Comments

The unidentified gunmen opened fire on the plane as it landed.

Hodgson shields Rooney after opening World Cup defeat
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Hodgson shields Rooney after opening World Cup defeat

Jun 15th 2014, 9:52 AM 7,210 Views 10 Comments

Meanwhile, England physiotherapist Gary Lewin has been ruled out of the tournament with a dislocated ankle.

Ruairí Quinn: Being booed and heckled by teachers 'certainly wasn't enjoyable'
# Under Fire
# Under Fire

Ruairí Quinn: Being booed and heckled by teachers 'certainly wasn't enjoyable'

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:40 AM 14,699 Views 126 Comments

Meanwhile, the Department of Education has denied that the Minister was trying to suggest a higher level maths requirement would get more men into the teaching profession.

Fergie sticks up for the Glazers
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Fergie sticks up for the Glazers

Jul 22nd 2012, 1:19 PM 684 Views 6 Comments

The Manchester United boss insists that the club’s American owners have backed him whenever he has needed it.

Cameron defends veto on EU deal, says he negotiated in 'good faith'
# Commons Clash
# Commons Clash

Cameron defends veto on EU deal, says he negotiated in 'good faith'

Dec 12th 2011, 8:58 PM 1,959 Views 15 Comments

The opposition said he lost but the prime minister insisted he was defending his country’s interests over his veto of the EU deal.

Deans defends Aussie side that was stunned by Samoa
# Under Fire
From The42
# Under Fire

Deans defends Aussie side that was stunned by Samoa

Jul 18th 2011, 12:10 PM 205 Views 0 Comments

Coach claims that focus should be on the poor performance rather than the team selection, as the Australian press lashes out.

Pledge omission spoils US coverage of McIlroy's Open triumph
# Under God
From The Daily Edge
# Under God

Pledge omission spoils US coverage of McIlroy's Open triumph

Jun 23rd 2011, 12:59 PM 720 Views 4 Comments

Viewers of NBC weren’t happy that the network messed around with the Pledge of Allegiance.