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#War of Words

# war-of-words - Friday 25 March, 2022

Qatar hits back at 'ridiculous' attack by Louis van Gaal
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Qatar hits back at 'ridiculous' attack by Louis van Gaal

Mar 25th 2022, 11:28 PM 9,334 Views 6 Comments

In a rare outburst, Hassan al-Thawadi, chief executive of the World Cup Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy, tore into the Dutch coach.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Fury says rival Whyte has signed contract for world title showdown
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Fury says rival Whyte has signed contract for world title showdown

Feb 22nd 2022, 12:39 PM 4,150 Views 12 Comments

The bout has been reported to be pencilled in for 23 April at Wembley.

# war-of-words - Saturday 28 August, 2021

Pat Spillane and Sean Cavanagh clash over Tyrone Covid cases
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Pat Spillane and Sean Cavanagh clash over Tyrone Covid cases

Aug 28th 2021, 3:40 PM 56,518 Views 22 Comments

The RTE pundits engaged in a lively debut prior to the All-Ireland semi-final between Tyrone and Kerry.

# war-of-words - Friday 30 July, 2021

US swimmer accuses Russia's Rylov of doping in Olympics row
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US swimmer accuses Russia's Rylov of doping in Olympics row

Jul 30th 2021, 11:54 AM 9,272 Views 15 Comments

Ryan Murphy raised doubts about the result when he claimed he was ‘swimming in a race that’s probably not clean’.

# war-of-words - Friday 16 July, 2021

Erasmus flags two Farrell tackles in response to Gatland's 'reckless' claim
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# Spicy

Erasmus flags two Farrell tackles in response to Gatland's 'reckless' claim

Jul 16th 2021, 1:54 PM 15,120 Views 11 Comments

The Lions and Springboks bosses are adding to the sense of the Test series heating up.

# war-of-words - Thursday 24 June, 2021

'He hasn’t got the pace any more' - Neil Lennon fires back at Leigh Griffiths
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# Criticism

'He hasn’t got the pace any more' - Neil Lennon fires back at Leigh Griffiths

Jun 24th 2021, 3:39 PM 11,051 Views 6 Comments

The former Hoops boss was left furious last summer when the Scotland frontman turned up for pre-season out of shape.

# war-of-words - Monday 7 December, 2020

Varadkar accuses Mary Lou McDonald of justifying Sinn Féin 'intimidation' after young activist leaves party
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# War Of Words

Varadkar accuses Mary Lou McDonald of justifying Sinn Féin 'intimidation' after young activist leaves party

Dec 7th 2020, 1:49 PM 38,608 Views 97 Comments

The activist resigned after claiming she was told to delete posts critical of TD Brian Stanley.

# war-of-words - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Frank Lampard's row with Jurgen Klopp lingers on
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Frank Lampard's row with Jurgen Klopp lingers on

Jul 25th 2020, 9:19 AM 17,844 Views 34 Comments

Tempers flared between the benches at Anfield on Wednesday while Jurgen Klopp has rejected Lampard’s criticism of Liverpool’s backroom staff as being “arrogant.”

# war-of-words - Sunday 28 June, 2020

'This is a most serious issue' - Anger at London Irish as Kidney's forwards coach poached by Gloucester
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'This is a most serious issue' - Anger at London Irish as Kidney's forwards coach poached by Gloucester

Updated Jun 28th 2020, 3:51 PM 14,340 Views 2 Comments

‘Surprised and disappointed’ Gloucester have since hit back with a statement of their own.

# war-of-words - Friday 7 February, 2020

'Barristers cannot discriminate': Bar Council responds to criticism of FF TD who advised Gerry Adams
# FG Attack
# FG Attack

'Barristers cannot discriminate': Bar Council responds to criticism of FF TD who advised Gerry Adams

Updated Feb 7th 2020, 2:25 PM 56,688 Views 160 Comments

In other #GE2020 news, Sinn Féin accused Mairéad McGuinness’ Auschwitz comments of revealing a ‘panic and desperation’.

# war-of-words - Monday 20 January, 2020

Fianna Fáil not happy with Varadkar's 'political attack' during State event with Apple's Tim Cook
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# War Of Words

Fianna Fáil not happy with Varadkar's 'political attack' during State event with Apple's Tim Cook

Jan 20th 2020, 2:53 PM 26,817 Views 47 Comments

Fianna Fáil want Sipo to carry out an investigation.

# war-of-words - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Fiery clashes in House judiciary committee ahead of crucial vote on Trump impeachment
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

Fiery clashes in House judiciary committee ahead of crucial vote on Trump impeachment

Dec 12th 2019, 8:28 PM 11,406 Views 37 Comments

The deeply partisan committee is preparing to send charges against Donald Trump to the full House of Representatives.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

West Ham co-owner brands Keane 'outrageous, unfair and arrogant' for Rice criticism
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# War Of Words

West Ham co-owner brands Keane 'outrageous, unfair and arrogant' for Rice criticism

Nov 19th 2019, 4:27 PM 13,825 Views 26 Comments

David Gold has hit back at the former Ireland captain over his assessment of the 20-year-old.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

'Maybe he is out of touch completely' - Davy 'feels sorry' for former boss Loughnane
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'Maybe he is out of touch completely' - Davy 'feels sorry' for former boss Loughnane

Oct 8th 2019, 3:00 PM 60,365 Views 29 Comments

The Wexford manager does not believe Loughnane has ‘Clare’s interests at heart’.

# war-of-words - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'You're such a clown' - Aubameyang hits back at Dortmund chief executive over money remark
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'You're such a clown' - Aubameyang hits back at Dortmund chief executive over money remark

Oct 3rd 2019, 5:02 PM 6,946 Views 3 Comments

The Arsenal hitman has been accused of being motivated by his bank balance by Hans-Joachim Watzke.

# war-of-words - Thursday 29 August, 2019

'Some of their players are getting a bit older' - Gatland aims to derail Ireland
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# Twist The Knife

'Some of their players are getting a bit older' - Gatland aims to derail Ireland

Aug 29th 2019, 10:00 PM 15,718 Views 20 Comments

The Wales boss hopes his team can put a ‘massive dent’ in Ireland’s confidence.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

'Very untrue and disrespectful': Carr hits back at Rovers boss Bradley
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'Very untrue and disrespectful': Carr hits back at Rovers boss Bradley

Aug 20th 2019, 10:54 AM 9,226 Views 14 Comments

Bradley had accused the striker of thinking he ‘was a little bit bigger than the club’ before his Tallaght exit.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

'We will not be silenced': US congresswomen accuse Trump of 'blatantly racist attack'
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# War Of Words

'We will not be silenced': US congresswomen accuse Trump of 'blatantly racist attack'

Jul 16th 2019, 7:05 AM 22,354 Views 154 Comments

The US President yesterday said: “If you’re not happy here, you can leave.”

# war-of-words - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Schmidt: 'I don't think it's going to be boring, it's going to be incredibly exhilarating'
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# War Of Words

Schmidt: 'I don't think it's going to be boring, it's going to be incredibly exhilarating'

Jan 31st 2019, 2:58 PM 5,334 Views 8 Comments

Ireland’s head coach stressed the importance of respecting an opponent’s ability.

# war-of-words - Monday 28 January, 2019

Ireland will try to 'bore the sh*t out of us' - England defence coach Mitchell
# Mind Games
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# Mind Games

Ireland will try to 'bore the sh*t out of us' - England defence coach Mitchell

Jan 28th 2019, 8:40 PM 42,611 Views 99 Comments

The former All Blacks coach did give credit to Joe Schmidt’s coaching team.

# war-of-words - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

'Eddie went past me just before and said, 'get ready for a few grenades''
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# War Of Words

'Eddie went past me just before and said, 'get ready for a few grenades''

Jan 23rd 2019, 1:40 PM 37,437 Views 17 Comments

Joe Schmidt is ready for further verbals from England coach Eddie Jones ahead of the Six Nations opener in Dublin.

# war-of-words - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Tomic's father threatens 'liar' Hewitt with legal action
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Tomic's father threatens 'liar' Hewitt with legal action

Jan 19th 2019, 2:58 PM 5,825 Views 0 Comments

He also denied that he had threatened the Australian Davis Cup captain’s family.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Murphy attacks Sinn Féin 'stunt' as no confidence motion submitted against Housing Minister
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Murphy attacks Sinn Féin 'stunt' as no confidence motion submitted against Housing Minister

Updated Sep 11th 2018, 6:34 PM 37,660 Views 188 Comments

Sinn Féin has submitted motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy, but it won’t have Fianna Fáil backing.

# war-of-words - Monday 10 September, 2018

Vintners Federation and organisers clash as Cork's Oktoberfest Beag is cancelled
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Vintners Federation and organisers clash as Cork's Oktoberfest Beag is cancelled

Sep 10th 2018, 3:31 PM 39,105 Views 40 Comments

The VFI and the festival’s organisers have exchanged conflicting statements about the cause of the cancellation.

# war-of-words - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Pogba's agent Raiola hits back at Scholes following criticism of French star
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Pogba's agent Raiola hits back at Scholes following criticism of French star

Aug 21st 2018, 9:07 AM 6,673 Views 15 Comments

Gary Neville also waded into the debate.

# war-of-words - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Trump hits back at LeBron James over racial division comments
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Trump hits back at LeBron James over racial division comments

Aug 4th 2018, 11:27 PM 11,244 Views 11 Comments

Michael Jordan then showed his support for LeBron.

# war-of-words - Saturday 28 July, 2018

'Ministers saw fit to give us a bashing' - GAA President hits out at 'government spokespeople' over Liam Miller match
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'Ministers saw fit to give us a bashing' - GAA President hits out at 'government spokespeople' over Liam Miller match

Jul 28th 2018, 5:54 PM 30,817 Views 176 Comments

John Horan said those comments were “unhelpful”.

# war-of-words - Sunday 3 June, 2018

Eddie Jones calls Bath owner the 'Donald Trump of rugby'
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Eddie Jones calls Bath owner the 'Donald Trump of rugby'

Jun 3rd 2018, 5:52 PM 10,069 Views 6 Comments

The war of words over England’s training methods has followed the team to South Africa.

# war-of-words - Monday 12 March, 2018

Dual players allegedly told they 'would never play for Cork again if they togged out for UCC'
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Dual players allegedly told they 'would never play for Cork again if they togged out for UCC'

Mar 12th 2018, 11:55 AM 42,262 Views 31 Comments

Hannah Looney, Meabh Cahalane and Libby Coppinger were caught up in an unsavoury college v county row at the weekend.

# war-of-words - Friday 9 February, 2018

Alun Wyn Jones laughs off verbal grenades from 'Uncle Eddie'
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Alun Wyn Jones laughs off verbal grenades from 'Uncle Eddie'

Feb 9th 2018, 6:25 PM 8,568 Views 0 Comments

Considering his bad manners, the Wales captain noted: “my parents have been saying that for many years, and I am married now so…”

# war-of-words - Friday 2 February, 2018

'The ball wasn't in the neighbourhood' - De Bruyne slams James McClean tackle attempt
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'The ball wasn't in the neighbourhood' - De Bruyne slams James McClean tackle attempt

Feb 2nd 2018, 7:45 AM 10,699 Views 15 Comments

The incident took place in the second-half of West Brom’s Premier League clash against Man City during the week.

# war-of-words - Monday 29 January, 2018

FBI's deputy director steps down after long-running criticism from Trump
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FBI's deputy director steps down after long-running criticism from Trump

Jan 29th 2018, 8:03 PM 15,091 Views 46 Comments

The White House said it played no role in Andrew McCabe’s departure.

# war-of-words - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Conte brands Mourinho 'a little man' as feud escalates
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Conte brands Mourinho 'a little man' as feud escalates

Jan 6th 2018, 8:47 PM 9,266 Views 46 Comments

Conte was asked about Mourinho’s comments after his side’s FA Cup draw with Norwich earlier.

# war-of-words - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Wenger denies mind games over Lacazette fitness row
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Wenger denies mind games over Lacazette fitness row

Dec 6th 2017, 3:02 PM 3,567 Views 4 Comments

The Arsenal boss had claimed the French forward was ruled out of last weekend’s clash with United through injury.

# war-of-words - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

MEP McGuinness writes to harassment committee over Ming Flanagan's 'puppy' remarks
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# Bark Or Bite

MEP McGuinness writes to harassment committee over Ming Flanagan's 'puppy' remarks

Nov 29th 2017, 12:22 PM 22,474 Views 72 Comments

Flanagan says the remarks have been taken out of context.

# war-of-words - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

'Do not underestimate us,' Trump warns North Korea on his election anniversary
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'Do not underestimate us,' Trump warns North Korea on his election anniversary

Nov 8th 2017, 8:46 AM 8,898 Views 35 Comments

He gave the warning after a trip to the Korean demilitarized zone was cancelled due to bad weather.

# war-of-words - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Conte hits back at Mourinho over injury jibe
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Conte hits back at Mourinho over injury jibe

Oct 19th 2017, 7:41 AM 5,448 Views 35 Comments

“He has to think of his team and look at himself not the others.”

# war-of-words - Monday 9 October, 2017

Government accused of suppressing Brexit document as FF and FG trade barbs on Twitter
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# Some Nerve

Government accused of suppressing Brexit document as FF and FG trade barbs on Twitter

Oct 9th 2017, 12:55 PM 12,486 Views 64 Comments

Fianna Fáil and Labour have called for the Revenue report on Brexit to be published.

# war-of-words - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Trump says 'only one thing will work' when dealing with North Korea
# Going Nuclear
# Going Nuclear

Trump says 'only one thing will work' when dealing with North Korea

Oct 8th 2017, 8:07 AM 24,637 Views 59 Comments

The US President has been trading insults with Kim Jong-un amid rising tensions.

# war-of-words - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Clash in Dáil sees Mary Lou leave chamber after jibes from Taoiseach
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Clash in Dáil sees Mary Lou leave chamber after jibes from Taoiseach

Sep 27th 2017, 7:32 PM 58,141 Views 235 Comments

The Taoiseach called Mary Lou McDonald ‘cranky’ in the Dáil today.

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