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#Genius

'We know he is a genius' - Czech match-winner hailed
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# Top Class

'We know he is a genius' - Czech match-winner hailed

Jun 14th 2021, 6:06 PM 6,367 Views 3 Comments

Jaroslav Silhavy heaped praise on Patrik Schick after the player inspired his side to a 2-0 win over Scotland.

Pep Guardiola believes Sam Allardyce is a genius
# High Praise
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# High Praise

Pep Guardiola believes Sam Allardyce is a genius

Jan 25th 2021, 6:07 PM 14,295 Views 9 Comments

The West Brom boss will be out to spring another surprise when his side face Manchester City on Tuesday.

Lionel Messi brilliance helps Barcelona into Champions League last 8
# Genius
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# Genius

Lionel Messi brilliance helps Barcelona into Champions League last 8

Aug 8th 2020, 10:01 PM 49,356 Views 31 Comments

The Argentine international scored and won a penalty, to set up a mouth-watering tie with German champions Bayern Munich on Friday.

'King Carlos' - Kiwi out-half Spencer was the greatest maverick of them all
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# Genius Week

'King Carlos' - Kiwi out-half Spencer was the greatest maverick of them all

Updated Jun 1st 2020, 12:04 PM 30,704 Views 7 Comments

The All Blacks and Blues out-half thrilled fans with his audacious, creative play.

'He makes a fool out of everyone and there’s nothing you can do' - Kerry defender on Clifford magic
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# Genius

'He makes a fool out of everyone and there’s nothing you can do' - Kerry defender on Clifford magic

Nov 9th 2019, 11:24 AM 21,995 Views 12 Comments

Jack Sherwood outlines the tricky challenge involved in marking the Fossa star.

Regal Messi steals the show as Barcelona hammer Real Valladolid
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# Genius

Regal Messi steals the show as Barcelona hammer Real Valladolid

Oct 29th 2019, 10:38 PM 10,907 Views 8 Comments

The Argentine scored twice and set up another two as the champions returned to the summit of La Liga.

Appreciating the evergreen, quiet genius still riding out in his 80s
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# Deise

Appreciating the evergreen, quiet genius still riding out in his 80s

Jul 12th 2019, 1:26 PM 9,919 Views 2 Comments

The 82-year-old trainer John Kiely has run four horses, this season. All have won, writes Johnny Ward.

Watch: Ronaldo completes 51st career hat-trick with stunning free-kick
# Genius
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# Genius

Watch: Ronaldo completes 51st career hat-trick with stunning free-kick

Jun 15th 2018, 9:20 PM 11,504 Views 20 Comments

Pure genius.

London police seeking 'voyeur' who put camera in Starbucks toilet, got caught on the same device
# Genius
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# Genius

London police seeking 'voyeur' who put camera in Starbucks toilet, got caught on the same device

Nov 22nd 2017, 7:25 AM 32,152 Views 42 Comments

The camera had been in place for three or four weeks before being spotted.

There is a seal in Howth that waves at people when it's thrown some food and it's just delightful
# Signed Sealed Delivered
# Signed Sealed Delivered

There is a seal in Howth that waves at people when it's thrown some food and it's just delightful

Jul 31st 2017, 10:53 AM 10,583 Views 1 Comment

The friendliest seal in all of Dublin.

When Bohemians met Bordeaux and Zinedine Zidane scored a free-kick in Dalymount Park
# Greatest League In The World
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# Greatest League In The World

When Bohemians met Bordeaux and Zinedine Zidane scored a free-kick in Dalymount Park

Jun 7th 2017, 4:42 PM 8,855 Views 3 Comments

The Real Madrid manager’s memories of Bohemians are undoubtedly few and far between, but for a period in the mid-1990s Zizou frequently faced off against the Gypsies.

Messi hits Barca 500 with last-gasp El Clasico winner
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# Mes Que...

Messi hits Barca 500 with last-gasp El Clasico winner

Apr 23rd 2017, 10:07 PM 14,529 Views 28 Comments

It was a memorable night in the Spanish title race.

These brilliant tidy town signs have been put up all over Courtown in Wexford
# Noses Rubbed In It
# Noses Rubbed In It

These brilliant tidy town signs have been put up all over Courtown in Wexford

Nov 25th 2016, 10:23 AM 4,905 Views 0 Comments

“No dog pooping. Violators will have their noses rubbed in it.”

'There's been nobody since Muhammad Ali who's got remotely near to what this guy has done'
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# Genius

'There's been nobody since Muhammad Ali who's got remotely near to what this guy has done'

Aug 20th 2016, 12:15 AM 5,983 Views 9 Comments

IAAF president Sebastian Coe is a big fan of Usain Bolt.

This genius actually tried to drive down Kerry's famous Sheep Highway
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# Genius

This genius actually tried to drive down Kerry's famous Sheep Highway

Aug 10th 2016, 5:02 PM 12,397 Views 3 Comments

Ah here.

Rafa Nadal hit an outrageous between-the-legs winner at the French Open
# Genius
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# Genius

Rafa Nadal hit an outrageous between-the-legs winner at the French Open

May 24th 2016, 10:18 PM 6,949 Views 6 Comments

The nine-time French Open champion has produced one of the shots of the year.

Bill Gates never attended any of the classes he signed up for at Harvard - but got A's anyway
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# Genius

Bill Gates never attended any of the classes he signed up for at Harvard - but got A's anyway

Mar 9th 2016, 5:01 PM 24,578 Views 30 Comments

Apart from that one course in organic chemistry.

11 times kids beat the system with pure genius
# Rage Against The Machine
# Rage Against The Machine

11 times kids beat the system with pure genius

Feb 16th 2016, 6:01 PM 28,666 Views 0 Comments

Going places.

England's secret Six Nations weapon? BEER!
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England's secret Six Nations weapon? BEER!

Feb 3rd 2016, 6:22 PM 8,469 Views 6 Comments

Eddie Jones deemed Danny Care a safe enough pair of hands to hand over a kitty courtesy of the RFU.

This phenomenal clearance booked Ronnie O'Sullivan's place in the Masters semis
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# Genius

This phenomenal clearance booked Ronnie O'Sullivan's place in the Masters semis

Jan 14th 2016, 8:48 PM 12,548 Views 7 Comments

The five-time champion was up against Mark Selby in London today.

This van driver has the best way of coping with traffic
# Genius
# Genius

This van driver has the best way of coping with traffic

Jan 3rd 2016, 9:06 AM 5,583 Views 0 Comments

Genius.

This little girl found a genius way around answering a homework question
# Genius Level
# Genius Level

This little girl found a genius way around answering a homework question

Dec 5th 2015, 10:38 AM 7,868 Views 2 Comments

She’s going places.

Albert Einstein's childhood nickname was 'the dopey one'
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# Genius

Albert Einstein's childhood nickname was 'the dopey one'

Oct 24th 2015, 11:00 AM 91,853 Views 32 Comments

Here’s his life’s story.

12 people whose genius needs to be recognised immediately
# Thinking On Their Feet
# Thinking On Their Feet

12 people whose genius needs to be recognised immediately

Oct 6th 2015, 9:30 PM 14,430 Views 5 Comments

Well played, everyone.

Can you spot the problem with this poster for Tom Hardy's new film?
# Genius
# Genius

Can you spot the problem with this poster for Tom Hardy's new film?

Sep 9th 2015, 8:17 AM 9,509 Views 4 Comments

You have to hand it to them…

This immaculate trick shot is the best thing we've seen so far at Wimbledon
# Genius
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# Genius

This immaculate trick shot is the best thing we've seen so far at Wimbledon

Jul 2nd 2015, 4:50 PM 7,481 Views 3 Comments

A hapless Pablo Carreno Busta could only applaud after his opponent’s moment of magic.

Lionel Messi's glorious piece of skill was the highlight of last night's Copa semi
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# Genius

Lionel Messi's glorious piece of skill was the highlight of last night's Copa semi

Jul 1st 2015, 3:17 PM 12,515 Views 6 Comments

The Barcelona superstar was at his influential best against Paraguay.

It's dribbles like these that make Lionel Messi the best player in the world
# Genius
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# Genius

It's dribbles like these that make Lionel Messi the best player in the world

Jun 27th 2015, 3:22 PM 10,902 Views 7 Comments

Take a bow, son.

11 of the most Irish things to ever happen in the sunshine
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# In The Sun

11 of the most Irish things to ever happen in the sunshine

Jun 10th 2015, 5:00 PM 10,518 Views 0 Comments

We flourish in the sun. Once a year.

This brilliant box shows you tomorrow's weather in your own living room
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# Genius

This brilliant box shows you tomorrow's weather in your own living room

Jun 3rd 2015, 5:00 PM 4,314 Views 2 Comments

You can give out about the rain whilst actually watching it.

On his birthday, we've ranked Eric Cantona's best goals - do you agree?
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# Genius

On his birthday, we've ranked Eric Cantona's best goals - do you agree?

May 24th 2015, 1:31 PM 4,880 Views 3 Comments

The King turns 49 today.

Lost your phone? Now you can find it using Google
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# Find My Phone

Lost your phone? Now you can find it using Google

Apr 17th 2015, 1:00 PM 20,731 Views 37 Comments

What CAN’T Google do, eh?

Lost your phone? Now you can just Google it
# Find My Phone
# Find My Phone

Lost your phone? Now you can just Google it

Apr 16th 2015, 6:45 PM 4,999 Views 7 Comments

If there is a perfect time to be alive, this is it.

Ever thought about what happens to your used hotel soap?
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# Clean The World

Ever thought about what happens to your used hotel soap?

Apr 12th 2015, 5:30 PM 49,651 Views 26 Comments

A question you probably never wanted an answer to…

This kid handed in the most ingenious homework we have ever seen
# Applause
# Applause

This kid handed in the most ingenious homework we have ever seen

Apr 9th 2015, 4:01 PM 8,939 Views 2 Comments

Nailed it.

This genius ad has an excellent payoff for viewers who don't skip after five seconds
# Unskippable
# Unskippable

This genius ad has an excellent payoff for viewers who don't skip after five seconds

Mar 3rd 2015, 7:29 AM 5,146 Views 1 Comment

Well played.

This chef can do unspeakably cool things with a knife and a carrot
# Masterchef
# Masterchef

This chef can do unspeakably cool things with a knife and a carrot

Feb 21st 2015, 4:12 PM 7,100 Views 1 Comment

HOW. WHY. WHEN. HOW.

Katie McCabe's stunner and 17 more brilliant goals you may have forgotten from 2014
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Katie McCabe's stunner and 17 more brilliant goals you may have forgotten from 2014

Dec 30th 2014, 8:44 PM 4,780 Views 0 Comments

Colin Healy’s bicycle kick and more outstanding efforts from the past 12 months.

Man jumps on tiger shark for a dare, because why wouldn't you?
# Jumping The Shark
# Jumping The Shark

Man jumps on tiger shark for a dare, because why wouldn't you?

Nov 12th 2014, 7:25 AM 4,864 Views 5 Comments

What could possibly go wrong…

Opinion: Guardiola's 3-3-4 genius maps out Bayern future
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# Innovator

Opinion: Guardiola's 3-3-4 genius maps out Bayern future

Nov 1st 2014, 3:34 PM 7,707 Views 3 Comments

The Spaniard has blended tactics from Hungary’s great side of the 1950s and his all-conquering Barcelona team.

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