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# Worry

Last week
28th May 2023 - 3rd June 2023
# Worry
Slow Women's World Cup ticket sales prompt concern in New Zealand
Football official Paula Hansen has predicted that some stadiums will eventually sell out.
Last month
May 2023
# Injury List
Ireland defender suffers knee setback but Man United hopeful for World Cup availability
Aoife Mannion has emerged as an injury concern.
# Worry
David Moyes concerned for family after ugly scenes mar West Ham victory
Pablo Fornals’ injury-time winner prompted a gang of black-shirted, hooded AZ ultras to attempt to storm into the area reserved for friends and family behind the dugout.
This year
# Worry
Erik ten Hag facing anxious wait after Man United win comes at a cost
Marcus Rashford limped off against Everton.
# women's champions league
Injury worries for Ireland star Katie McCabe ahead of World Cup in July
McCabe was pictured on crutches and wearing a protective boot after the game.
# Worry
'Thanks for the kind messages' - McCabe set for scan as Arsenal reach Champions League semis
McCabe was pictured on crutches and wearing a protective boot after the game.
# Worry
Confusion over former Newcastle midfielder Atsu's safety after Turkey earthquake
The coach of Turkish club Hatayspor said on Wednesday the Ghana midfielder is yet to be found.
# Worry
Padraic Joyce: 'He has to go for a scan to see but it doesn’t look good'
Damien Comer was stretchered off with a serious knee injury in Galway’s loss to Roscommon.
# Worry
Connacht's Prendergast emerges as injury concern for Six Nations
The 22-year-old made his Irish debut off the bench against Fiji in November.
Last year
# main man
Kylian Mbappe misses France training ahead of England clash
The Paris St German star has scored five times in Qatar.
# Doubts
Doubts emerge surrounding Harry Kane's World Cup fitness
The England captain stayed down holding his foot after a foul by Iran’s Morteza Pouraliganji.
# Worry
Ex-Arsenal winger hits hat-trick but Bayern win comes at a cost
Sadio Mane went directly down the tunnel for further treatment after picking up an injury.
# Worry
Chelsea duo could be set to miss World Cup
Graham Potter confirmed that Reece James and N’Golo Kante will see specialists in the coming days.
# Worry
Padraig Harrington fears LIV series poses threat to future of DP World Tour
The US Senior Open champion suggests there is only room for the PGA and one other tour in the world game.
# Worry
Private investigator begins hunt for missing rugby league player
Repeated attempts to track Bryn Hargreaves down have drawn a blank
# Worry
‘Serious doubt' for Galway over key defender ahead of Limerick clash
Henry Shefflin is sweating over the fitness of centre-back Gearóid McInerney.
# Worry
All Black star Whitelock could miss Ireland Tests
He missed the Crusaders’ semi-final victory over the Waikato Chiefs with what was termed then as a ‘thumb injury’.
# Worry
No guarantees Chelsea can complete season, says Cech
The technical and performance advisor and former goalkeeper says the club must ‘go day-by-day’.
# Worry
Luke Shaw concerned Manchester United will miss out on top-four finish
United blew a lead to draw 1-1 for the third time in nine days on Saturday as they were held by Southampton.
# Concern
Galway still manager-less - 'It's extremely disappointing when the league is starting this weekend'
The Tribe face Donegal in their Division 1 opener on Saturday.
# Worry
Mayo sweat over extent of leg injury to forward Conroy
The Neale clubman suffered a potentially serious leg injury just before half-time in NUIG’s 2-8 to 1-8 Sigerson Cup quarter-final win.
All time
# Worry
PDC reassures Championship attendees after Raymond Van Barneveld contracts Covid
The five-time world champion revealed he had tested positive after his defeat by Rob Cross on Thursday.
# Worry
Two Premier League games brought to a halt due to separate medical emergencies
Supporters required attention in the stands.
# Worry
WTA still 'deeply concerned' over tennis star Peng Shuai
‘The WTA remains concerned about her ability to communicate freely, openly, and directly.’
# Worry
Fears Iain Henderson could miss Ulster Champions Cup games
The Ireland lock is a doubt for matches against Clermont and Northampton Saints.
# Worry
Concern grows for missing Chinese tennis star after letter allegedly from player is published
Peng Shuai has not been heard from since alleging that a Chinese politician sexually assaulted her.
# Worry
Setback for Ireland's Jamie McGrath
Jim Goodwin says the player will go for a scan after being taken off on a stretcher.
# Worry
Former Manchester United star Pallister fears dementia
‘You put it all together and you start thinking, ‘Crikey, I’m a prime candidate for dementia.”
# Worry
Jamie Carragher fears Liverpool could be hit by lack of forward depth
Any injuries, on top of Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah’s likely African Nations Cup absence, could damage the Reds according to their former defender.
# Worry
Belgium waiting on Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard fitness ahead of Italy clash
Manager Roberto Martinez will make a late decision on the injured pair.
# big blow
Confirmed: Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones ruled out of South Africa tour
The Wales lock dislocated his shoulder against Japan.
# Worry
France's win over Bulgaria marred by Karim Benzema injury
The Real Madrid striker was taken off in the 39th minute.
# Worry
Record-hunting Lewandowski leaves training early
The Bayern star is one short of Gerd Mueller’s Bundesliga tally of 40 in 1971/72.
# Worry
Bad dream puts Osaka on edge
The three-time Slam winner had an uneasy feeling Wednesday, waking up in a panic after a nightmare before her Australian Open clash.
# Worry
Serena pulls out of Yarra Valley Classic with shoulder injury
Williams has to pull out of a date with world No1 Ashleigh Barry at the Yarra Valley Classic – just days before Australian Open starts.
# Worry
France out-half Ntamack a doubt to be fit for start of the Six Nations
The 21-year-old fractured his jaw playing for Toulouse against Bordeaux.
# Worry
'All I had to do was imagine my father’s face when confronted by his daughter’s puffed up, battered eye socket'
Ruqsana Begum recalls her early days competing.
# Worry
Figures show concussion in English rugby at an all-time high
A total of 407 games were included in the analysis.
# Worry
Defending champion hints at UK Championship withdrawal if fans allowed back in
Ding Junhui believes the idea is ‘too risky’
# Worry
Eddie Jones reveals coronavirus fears over England trio
The unnamed players could be prevented from joining up with the national team for a training camp.