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The Long wait, Welsh World Cup woe and more big match talking points
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The Long wait, Welsh World Cup woe and more big match talking points

Oct 9th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,698 Views 8 Comments

Can Ireland keep their bid to qualify for the 2018 World Cup on track tonight in Cardiff?

'Street thuggery has not won' - Just seven TDs in the Dáil to talk about water charge refunds
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'Street thuggery has not won' - Just seven TDs in the Dáil to talk about water charge refunds

Sep 28th 2017, 9:18 AM 23,012 Views 121 Comments

Just seven TDs attended last night’s late-night discussion of a Bill for the refund of water charges.

The complete chancer’s guide to getting through the Cheltenham Festival
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The complete chancer’s guide to getting through the Cheltenham Festival

Mar 14th 2017, 10:00 AM 4,607 Views 3 Comments

This is not the week to be making a fool of yourself at the water cooler.

Rooney off the pace, City sharpen Chelsea's pain and more Premier League talking points
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Rooney off the pace, City sharpen Chelsea's pain and more Premier League talking points

Aug 16th 2015, 8:34 PM 9,185 Views 23 Comments

We look back on another absorbing weekend of top-flight action.

Analysis: How will Liverpool line up this season?
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Analysis: How will Liverpool line up this season?

Jul 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 24,672 Views 47 Comments

Brendan Rodgers is under pressure but needs to figure out what his best XI looks like.

Analysis: How will Schweinsteiger & Schneiderlin fit at Man United?
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Analysis: How will Schweinsteiger & Schneiderlin fit at Man United?

Jul 14th 2015, 8:00 AM 20,936 Views 31 Comments

There are lots of midfielders that need to be accommodated so where will they all fit?

It's a crucial weekend in the relegation scrap and here's 5 Premier League talking points
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It's a crucial weekend in the relegation scrap and here's 5 Premier League talking points

May 2nd 2015, 9:25 AM 6,335 Views 2 Comments

Can Leicester put the ostrich antics behind them and edge closer to safety?

Is there a better SSE Airtricity League player than Richie Towell? Our midweek talking points
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Is there a better SSE Airtricity League player than Richie Towell? Our midweek talking points

Apr 22nd 2015, 7:50 AM 4,375 Views 3 Comments

The Premier Division table is starting to take shape.

Could an underdog go all the way and rest of the Champions League talking points
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Could an underdog go all the way and rest of the Champions League talking points

Apr 14th 2015, 6:00 PM 6,760 Views 4 Comments

Europe’s premier club competition returns with four fascinating ties down for decision over the next fortnight. Who will book their place in the last four?

3 talking points as United restore order in Manchester with big win over City
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3 talking points as United restore order in Manchester with big win over City

Apr 13th 2015, 12:00 PM 24,121 Views 27 Comments

The Louis van Gaal revolution continues at Old Trafford with Fellaini, Mata and Young to the fore.

It's squeaky bum time and here's 5 Premier League talking points ahead of the weekend
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It's squeaky bum time and here's 5 Premier League talking points ahead of the weekend

Apr 11th 2015, 10:25 AM 5,815 Views 1 Comment

Could Manuel Pellegrini’s job be on the line at Old Trafford?

Red cards and protests - 6 talking points from the SSE Airtricity League weekend
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Red cards and protests - 6 talking points from the SSE Airtricity League weekend

Mar 23rd 2015, 10:30 PM 4,514 Views 0 Comments

Gameweek three has come and gone as Bohs and Dundalk lead the way.

3 talking points from Manchester United's win over Liverpool
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3 talking points from Manchester United's win over Liverpool

Mar 22nd 2015, 5:50 PM 14,502 Views 34 Comments

Steven Gerrard’s final few months on Merseyside is turning into a spiralling nightmare.

3 talking points from last night's epic Champions League clash
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3 talking points from last night's epic Champions League clash

Mar 12th 2015, 10:45 AM 3,958 Views 4 Comments

Bjorn Kuipers had a game to forget while PSG have finally arrived.

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival
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Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how to bluff your way through this year’s festival

Mar 9th 2015, 8:00 AM 16,107 Views 19 Comments

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from your Ruby Tuesdays, we’re here to help.

5 talking points from today's Premier League action
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5 talking points from today's Premier League action

Feb 28th 2015, 8:01 PM 6,758 Views 10 Comments

United stutter, Big Sam booed and Crouch’s record-equalling goal.

5 talking points ahead of another crucial Premier League weekend
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5 talking points ahead of another crucial Premier League weekend

Feb 28th 2015, 9:00 AM 6,312 Views 4 Comments

Can City close the gap at the top and how will disappointment in Europe affect Arsenal and Liverpool?

3 talking points from Liverpool's 2-0 win over Southampton
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3 talking points from Liverpool's 2-0 win over Southampton

Feb 22nd 2015, 9:00 PM 10,176 Views 5 Comments

Referee Kevin Friend was at the centre of proceedings while Southampton were reminiscent of Man United under LVG.

It's FA Cup weekend and here are five talking points to digest before the action
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It's FA Cup weekend and here are five talking points to digest before the action

Feb 14th 2015, 8:40 AM 6,168 Views 0 Comments

Liverpool’s Selhurst demons, United’s tactical conundrum and what will change at Villa?

5 talking points ahead of this weekend's Premier League action
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5 talking points ahead of this weekend's Premier League action

Feb 7th 2015, 9:05 AM 6,300 Views 2 Comments

Spurs’ fire-power, Gerrard’s last derby and new faces.

Five talking points from this weekend's FA Cup action
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Five talking points from this weekend's FA Cup action

Jan 25th 2015, 8:53 PM 6,560 Views 5 Comments

It was a weekend of cup shocks to say the least.

Five talking points from today's Premier League action
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Five talking points from today's Premier League action

Jan 10th 2015, 9:30 PM 33,005 Views 21 Comments

There were big wins at the top and the bottom of the table today.

Managerial changes and fatigue - 5 New Year's Day Premier League talking points
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Managerial changes and fatigue - 5 New Year's Day Premier League talking points

Jan 1st 2015, 9:25 AM 18,938 Views 18 Comments

There’s eight straight hours of top-flight football to kick-start 2015.

Five talking points from today's Premier League action
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Five talking points from today's Premier League action

Dec 28th 2014, 9:12 PM 6,623 Views 2 Comments

There were stalemates at the top while all three relegation zone teams picked up points.

Analysis: Why Wayne Rooney is excelling in midfield role
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Analysis: Why Wayne Rooney is excelling in midfield role

Dec 27th 2014, 8:00 PM 17,912 Views 20 Comments

The attacker impressed against Newcastle in an unfamiliar role.

Bojan, the Tyne-Wear derby and Rodgers' Reds - this weekend's Premier League talking points
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Bojan, the Tyne-Wear derby and Rodgers' Reds - this weekend's Premier League talking points

Dec 20th 2014, 10:49 AM 3,982 Views 3 Comments

We’re set for another bumper weekend of top-flight action as the festive period gets into full swing.

5 Premier League talking points ahead of another crunch weekend
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5 Premier League talking points ahead of another crunch weekend

Dec 13th 2014, 9:32 AM 3,894 Views 4 Comments

Arsenal’s latest injury crisis, bragging rights are on the line in the Midlands and Hull could be in for a Stamford Bridge hiding.

Five talking points from this week's Champions League action
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Five talking points from this week's Champions League action

Dec 10th 2014, 9:53 PM 12,437 Views 25 Comments

Liverpool bowed out, Manchester City went through and Real Madrid strolled in an interesting two nights of Champions League football.

5 talking points from today's Premier League action
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5 talking points from today's Premier League action

Dec 6th 2014, 9:00 PM 18,208 Views 20 Comments

Chelsea’s unbeaten record went down the drain, there was another feeble display by Arsenal and Sergio Aguero could be set for a lengthy lay-off.

Five questions to be considered before the midweek Premier League action
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Five questions to be considered before the midweek Premier League action

Dec 2nd 2014, 5:00 PM 6,911 Views 7 Comments

Who doesn’t love a midweek Premier League programme?

Five questions to be considered before this weekend's Premier League action
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Five questions to be considered before this weekend's Premier League action

Nov 29th 2014, 12:00 PM 12,258 Views 11 Comments

Roy Keane-less Villa, Liverpool’s poor form and Robin van Persie are just a few of the things to be considered this weekend.

Arsenal 1-2 Manchester United: 5 talking points
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Arsenal 1-2 Manchester United: 5 talking points

Nov 22nd 2014, 9:45 PM 13,488 Views 19 Comments

The Gunners failed to take their chances and Van Gaal’s gamble paid off – just about.

Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea: 5 talking points
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Manchester United 1-1 Chelsea: 5 talking points

Oct 26th 2014, 8:58 PM 17,911 Views 19 Comments

Fellaini’s renaissance continues while Thibaut Courtois is getting better and better.

Analysis: Problems mount for Liverpool ahead of crucial Champions League clash
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Analysis: Problems mount for Liverpool ahead of crucial Champions League clash

Oct 22nd 2014, 7:15 PM 10,020 Views 20 Comments

Brendan Rodgers’ side are in serious danger of being knocked out of the tournament by early November.

Arsenal's offensive issues and 4 more talking points from this weekend's Premier League
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Arsenal's offensive issues and 4 more talking points from this weekend's Premier League

Oct 5th 2014, 9:08 PM 19,437 Views 24 Comments

Yaya Toure proves why he’s still a crucial cog in the Manchester City machine while David de Gea is consistently calm amid general United chaos.

Analysis: Costa key for Chelsea but so too is sorting out defensive concerns
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Analysis: Costa key for Chelsea but so too is sorting out defensive concerns

Sep 17th 2014, 8:00 AM 6,637 Views 6 Comments

As Jose Mourinho begins another quest for Champions League glory against Schalke tonight, he still has plenty to work on.

Analysis: As Ozil continues to struggle, Kagawa rekindles his romance with Dortmund
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Analysis: As Ozil continues to struggle, Kagawa rekindles his romance with Dortmund

Sep 16th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,182 Views 4 Comments

Arsenal visit the German side for their first Champions League assignment with their most expensive signing ripe for criticism.

Analysis: What can we expect from Liverpool this season?
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Analysis: What can we expect from Liverpool this season?

Aug 13th 2014, 9:30 PM 20,980 Views 94 Comments

Brendan Rodgers must build on last season’s superb league performance while also manage a European odyssey.

Analysis: More questions than answers for Van Gaal as certain United players impress
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Analysis: More questions than answers for Van Gaal as certain United players impress

Aug 4th 2014, 8:00 PM 34,202 Views 58 Comments

With pre-season displays exuding confidence, will the new manager stick to tried and tested players?

Analysis: Does Jose Mourinho give young players enough of a chance?
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Analysis: Does Jose Mourinho give young players enough of a chance?

Jul 31st 2014, 6:30 AM 5,300 Views 20 Comments

Romelu Lukaku was afforded no opportunities to impress the Chelsea manager. Is there something bigger at play?

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