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# flop - This year 2022

Inter close in on Lukaku after tantrum and tactics turn Chelsea dream into a nightmare
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# Flop

Inter close in on Lukaku after tantrum and tactics turn Chelsea dream into a nightmare

Jun 24th 2022, 7:27 PM 4,815 Views 1 Comment

Everything that could go wrong did go wrong for the 29-year-old in his disastrous second spell with the Blues.

US-born Chinese figure skater in tears after another Olympic flop
# Pressure
From The42
# Pressure

US-born Chinese figure skater in tears after another Olympic flop

Feb 7th 2022, 2:55 PM 8,010 Views 0 Comments

Beverly Zhu had been widely abused on social media for another poor performance the previous day.

# flop - Last year 2021

Rory McIlroy has 'a ways to go with everything' after PGA flop
# Frustration
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# Frustration

Rory McIlroy has 'a ways to go with everything' after PGA flop

May 23rd 2021, 9:00 PM 5,600 Views 18 Comments

The 32-year-old Northern Ireland star says his entire game needs work after failing to crack par once at Kiawah Island.

# flop - All time

Arteta claims to still believe in record signing Pepe - despite benching him
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Arteta claims to still believe in record signing Pepe - despite benching him

Sep 25th 2020, 2:55 PM 5,116 Views 0 Comments

Record signing has still to establish a regular starting place at Arsenal but Arteta believes he can thrive for ‘years to come’ at the club.

'We know how much each guy sacrificed to come and spend 39 days away from home'
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'We know how much each guy sacrificed to come and spend 39 days away from home'

Sep 12th 2019, 8:39 AM 11,919 Views 3 Comments

The loss of national prestige at the Fiba World Cup could provide the spark that convinces some to recommit to USA Basketball.

Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies'
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Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies'

Jun 17th 2019, 7:00 PM 5,830 Views 3 Comments

The Brazilian midfielder was signed for big money in the summer of 2018 and concedes that his debut campaign was a disappointment all round.

'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona
# Disappointing
From The42
# Disappointing

'I have not had a good season,' admits ex-Reds star Coutinho after poor start to life at Barcelona

Jun 11th 2019, 8:38 AM 6,315 Views 6 Comments

The Brazil playmaker is under no illusions about his struggles this season, but believes he will show improvement through effort.

Solskjaer: I can't do anything about struggling Sanchez
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# Flop

Solskjaer: I can't do anything about struggling Sanchez

Feb 13th 2019, 8:01 AM 17,494 Views 30 Comments

The Chilean “must find himself” following another ineffective performance, said the Manchester United caretaker boss.

Mario Balotelli close to Anfield exit and return to Serie A
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From The42
# Flop

Mario Balotelli close to Anfield exit and return to Serie A

Aug 27th 2016, 1:58 PM 8,445 Views 9 Comments

The 26-year-old could be returning to Italy with Palermo.

Arsene Wenger's tactics make it difficult for defenders, admits Arsenal flop
# Insight
From The42
# Insight

Arsene Wenger's tactics make it difficult for defenders, admits Arsenal flop

Apr 16th 2016, 1:16 PM 7,938 Views 3 Comments

The 35-year-old spent three seasons with the Gunners and admits he ‘wasn’t good enough overall’.

'Angel Di Maria will now always have on his CV that he was a failure at Man United'
# Quitter
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# Quitter

'Angel Di Maria will now always have on his CV that he was a failure at Man United'

Aug 4th 2015, 12:13 PM 9,876 Views 36 Comments

Rio Ferdinand has blasted the winger for quitting after one year.

Liverpool offload Rickie Lambert after just one unproductive season at Anfield
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# Flop

Liverpool offload Rickie Lambert after just one unproductive season at Anfield

Jul 31st 2015, 6:17 PM 12,399 Views 17 Comments

It just didn’t work for Rickie, did it?

With diving like this, Falcao is sure to be a success at Chelsea
# Making A Meal
From The42
# Making A Meal

With diving like this, Falcao is sure to be a success at Chelsea

Jun 23rd 2015, 12:20 PM 5,615 Views 4 Comments

Or maybe we can call this ‘a Manchester United flop’.

Fifa's €20m film brings in €546 in the first two days of its US release
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# Flop

Fifa's €20m film brings in €546 in the first two days of its US release

Jun 8th 2015, 8:50 AM 6,898 Views 8 Comments

“One of the most unwatchable films in recent memory.”

Roy Keane said Gareth Bale made Real Madrid look like they were playing with 10 men
# Not So Keane
From The42
# Not So Keane

Roy Keane said Gareth Bale made Real Madrid look like they were playing with 10 men

May 6th 2015, 8:38 AM 8,321 Views 22 Comments

The ITV pundit was less than impressed with the Welshman last night.

Here's Sir'Dominic Pointer with the worst dive of 2015
# Hoop Nightmares
From The42
# Hoop Nightmares

Here's Sir'Dominic Pointer with the worst dive of 2015

Feb 4th 2015, 2:40 PM 3,865 Views 2 Comments

Floppidy flop flop flop.

Feast your eyes on the worst dive you'll ever see
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From The42
# Flop

Feast your eyes on the worst dive you'll ever see

Jan 15th 2015, 7:47 PM 5,978 Views 3 Comments

Hang your head in shame PJ Hairston.

Retrospective bans the only way to stop diving, says Wenger
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From The42
# Flop

Retrospective bans the only way to stop diving, says Wenger

Dec 31st 2014, 9:30 AM 2,904 Views 5 Comments

How would you stamp diving out of the game?

'At least Robbie Keane tried' - Ex-Liverpool stars blast Balotelli
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'At least Robbie Keane tried' - Ex-Liverpool stars blast Balotelli

Oct 23rd 2014, 11:33 AM 12,648 Views 16 Comments

The misfiring Italian was the subject of the post-match debate but our Robbie got a mention as well.

Gone Bebe Gone: Man United's £7m flop joins Benfica on permanent deal
# So Long
From The42
# So Long

Gone Bebe Gone: Man United's £7m flop joins Benfica on permanent deal

Jul 25th 2014, 7:21 PM 9,864 Views 20 Comments

The much-maligned winger has been signed by the Portuguese champions.

Sevilla confirm agreement with Liverpool for Aspas loan move
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Sevilla confirm agreement with Liverpool for Aspas loan move

Jul 15th 2014, 10:28 AM 4,290 Views 17 Comments

The Spaniard failed to score in 14 league appearances for Brendan Rodgers’ side last season.

Brazil fans rejoice as Fred retires from international football
# Won't Be Missed
From The42
# Won't Be Missed

Brazil fans rejoice as Fred retires from international football

Jul 13th 2014, 8:08 PM 11,068 Views 14 Comments

The 30-year-old striker has called time on his career with the Seleção after a terrible World Cup.

Ronaldo storms past reporters after Portugal flop, Rihanna offers her commiserations
# Diva
From The42
# Diva

Ronaldo storms past reporters after Portugal flop, Rihanna offers her commiserations

Jun 16th 2014, 9:41 PM 21,116 Views 9 Comments

“Three players are down to talk to the media and I am not one of them,” he said.

Missing: Have you seen Erik Lamela lately?
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Missing: Have you seen Erik Lamela lately?

Apr 15th 2014, 3:10 PM 8,705 Views 14 Comments

Sadly there is no reward for the Spurs winger.

VIDEO: The hardest knock out punch you've ever seen
# Seems Legit
From The42
# Seems Legit

VIDEO: The hardest knock out punch you've ever seen

Feb 13th 2013, 9:50 PM 24,478 Views 1 Comment

It’s just a pity it didn’t land anywhere near his opponent.

Rodgers slams Suarez over diving admission
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Rodgers slams Suarez over diving admission

Jan 17th 2013, 3:53 PM 2,128 Views 19 Comments

“I think it is wrong. It is unacceptable. I have spoken to Luis and it will be dealt with internally,” said Rodgers.

Bullish Luis Suarez brushes off diving jibes
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Bullish Luis Suarez brushes off diving jibes

Oct 10th 2012, 11:10 AM 878 Views 7 Comments

“They can keep talking and in the meantime I will keep on playing football and taking care of my team and what I do.”

Portuguese police to speak to Manchester United over Bébé deal
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Portuguese police to speak to Manchester United over Bébé deal

May 10th 2012, 5:36 PM 530 Views 0 Comments

An anti-corruption unit are investigating the controversial transfer and will question the Premier League club, reports claim.

What went wrong for North Korea's rocket?
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What went wrong for North Korea's rocket?

Apr 14th 2012, 7:40 AM 2,816 Views 19 Comments

“Anybody can make something go boom. Controlling it is hard.”

VIDEO: North Korean rocket shatters after launch
# North Korea
From TheJournal.ie
# North Korea

VIDEO: North Korean rocket shatters after launch

Apr 13th 2012, 7:24 AM 5,484 Views 45 Comments

The rocket splintered into pieces over the sea just a minute or two after taking off.

CUT! Take 84: The world's worst actors
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CUT! Take 84: The world's worst actors

Jun 17th 2011, 9:18 PM 812 Views 5 Comments

Jennifer Love Hewitt was recently named the worst-reviewed actress since 1985. We think there’s worse though….