Advertisement
Dublin: 11 °C Sunday 1 August, 2021

#High praise

Gary Neville talks up Gareth Southgate after England triumph
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Gary Neville talks up Gareth Southgate after England triumph

Jul 7th 2021, 11:56 PM 7,655 Views 11 Comments

The Three Lions beat Denmark in the semi-finals.

'Ability-wise, there are not many who can touch him, it's about getting that out of him every week'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'Ability-wise, there are not many who can touch him, it's about getting that out of him every week'

Apr 3rd 2021, 7:15 AM 6,726 Views 0 Comments

Stephen O’Donnell is hoping Chris Forrester can have a big impact for his team this season.

Gareth Southgate hails 'exceptional' Chelsea star
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Gareth Southgate hails 'exceptional' Chelsea star

Mar 29th 2021, 6:22 PM 7,302 Views 6 Comments

Mason Mount produced an impressive goalscoring performance in England’s 2-0 win against Albania.

'He's such a talented goalkeeper... I'm delighted for him'
# Promotion
From The42
# Promotion

'He's such a talented goalkeeper... I'm delighted for him'

Mar 19th 2021, 2:01 PM 8,286 Views 3 Comments

Ireland U21 boss Jim Crawford has backed Gavin Bazunu to shine after his call-up to the senior side.

Pep Guardiola believes Sam Allardyce is a genius
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Pep Guardiola believes Sam Allardyce is a genius

Jan 25th 2021, 6:07 PM 14,289 Views 9 Comments

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

Jose Mourinho says Liverpool are ‘very close to perfection’ under Jurgen Klopp
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Jose Mourinho says Liverpool are ‘very close to perfection’ under Jurgen Klopp

Dec 16th 2020, 8:54 AM 4,502 Views 11 Comments

The German, who was appointed in 2015, has masterminded an overhaul at Anfield.

'A lot of similarities to Paulie': Earls hails diligent new skipper
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'A lot of similarities to Paulie': Earls hails diligent new skipper

Nov 17th 2020, 2:51 PM 7,790 Views 0 Comments

James Ryan’s presence is being felt through the Ireland squad.

'If I play half as good as Xavi I’ll be doing okay' - Irish midfielder on living up to nickname at new club
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'If I play half as good as Xavi I’ll be doing okay' - Irish midfielder on living up to nickname at new club

Nov 5th 2020, 1:03 PM 10,461 Views 1 Comment

Jake Doyle-Hayes, who joined St Mirren this week, was likened to the Spain and Barcelona great by Cheltenham fans.

'Fernandes has X-factor quality. He's come in and impressed everyone' - Solskjaer
# Settling In
From The42
# Settling In

'Fernandes has X-factor quality. He's come in and impressed everyone' - Solskjaer

Feb 26th 2020, 3:59 PM 4,735 Views 2 Comments

The Man United boss described his recent signing as a mix of Paul Scholes and Juan Veron after last weekend’s performance.

'Freak' Faugheen sparks tears of joy on magical day at Leopardstown
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'Freak' Faugheen sparks tears of joy on magical day at Leopardstown

Feb 2nd 2020, 6:08 PM 7,603 Views 2 Comments

Willie Mullins was full of praise for ‘one of the most special winners’ he has seen.

Heaslip: In-form Doris is the best number eight in Ireland
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Heaslip: In-form Doris is the best number eight in Ireland

Jan 28th 2020, 9:30 PM 30,890 Views 56 Comments

The former Ireland international also explained how he feels the demands of a back row player is changing.

Liverpool 'on course' to emulate Arsenal's Invincibles - Wenger
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Liverpool 'on course' to emulate Arsenal's Invincibles - Wenger

Jan 1st 2020, 9:07 AM 6,037 Views 4 Comments

The legendary former Gunners manager thinks that the Reds have “accumulated the belief” to maintain their unbeaten run through to May.

Alexander-Arnold: Leicester win was Liverpool's best performance of the season
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Alexander-Arnold: Leicester win was Liverpool's best performance of the season

Dec 26th 2019, 11:09 PM 9,508 Views 9 Comments

The right-back scored a goal and added two assists as his side opened up a 13-point lead atop the Premier League table

Klopp: 'Exceptional' Gomez can play 'sensationally' with Van Dijk
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Klopp: 'Exceptional' Gomez can play 'sensationally' with Van Dijk

Dec 16th 2019, 2:00 PM 8,523 Views 6 Comments

The 22-year-old has missed almost a year with a serious injury, but he’s back in the team on merit says his coach.

Manchester United 'might be the biggest club in history' - Pogba
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Manchester United 'might be the biggest club in history' - Pogba

Dec 13th 2019, 10:04 PM 9,144 Views 12 Comments

Sunday’s game against Everton at Old Trafford is due to be the 4,000th in a row in which the Red Devils have included at least one academy graduate.

Mourinho compares Spurs' Son to Ronaldo after stunning solo effort
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Mourinho compares Spurs' Son to Ronaldo after stunning solo effort

Dec 7th 2019, 7:54 PM 8,094 Views 4 Comments

The South Korea international picked up the ball on the edge of his own area and carried it the length of the pitch to score against Burnley.

'He's on the same level as Jack Byrne' - Dundalk's new signing is one to watch out for
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'He's on the same level as Jack Byrne' - Dundalk's new signing is one to watch out for

Nov 21st 2019, 2:47 PM 11,895 Views 6 Comments

Veteran team-mate Michael Doyle hails playmaker’s talents but insists he must meet standards of League of Ireland champions.

O'Mahony: Kerry keeper Ryan 'will follow in Cluxton's footsteps if not being better'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

O'Mahony: Kerry keeper Ryan 'will follow in Cluxton's footsteps if not being better'

Sep 5th 2019, 3:46 PM 9,291 Views 14 Comments

Kingdom legend Aidan O’Mahony was impressed with his clubmate’s performance in the drawn All-Ireland final.

'I would be amazed if he doesn’t play at the highest level at some point in his career'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'I would be amazed if he doesn’t play at the highest level at some point in his career'

May 30th 2019, 6:38 PM 10,794 Views 0 Comments

18-year-old Irish defender Nathan Collins has been linked with a move to Manchester United in recent weeks.

'Spurs players are heroes' - Pochettino
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'Spurs players are heroes' - Pochettino

Apr 18th 2019, 12:58 AM 6,368 Views 12 Comments

Tottenham were taken from agony to ecstasy by last-gasp VAR drama against Manchester City.

Porto boss says Liverpool are the best team in the world 'sometimes'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Porto boss says Liverpool are the best team in the world 'sometimes'

Apr 16th 2019, 5:45 PM 4,134 Views 12 Comments

Sergio Conceicao still thinks his side can advance to the semi-finals tomorrow.

Liverpool will miss 'best left-back in England' Robertson against Porto - Van Dijk
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Liverpool will miss 'best left-back in England' Robertson against Porto - Van Dijk

Apr 8th 2019, 7:02 PM 10,049 Views 18 Comments

The Scotland international will be a notable absentee as the Reds return to Champions League action at Anfield.

Guardiola labels Bernardo Silva Portugal's 'biggest star' ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Guardiola labels Bernardo Silva Portugal's 'biggest star' ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo

Feb 20th 2019, 7:15 AM 5,312 Views 4 Comments

Silva has been a standout performer this term with Guardiola suggesting he has usurped Ronaldo in Portugal.

'He’s been one of the best players in the Premier League this season'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'He’s been one of the best players in the Premier League this season'

Feb 16th 2019, 9:26 AM 5,129 Views 4 Comments

Jamie Carragher has been impressed by recent performances from Tottenham’s Son Heung-min.

Barcelona, Bayern and Juventus the best teams of the last 10 years, says Pep Guardiola
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Barcelona, Bayern and Juventus the best teams of the last 10 years, says Pep Guardiola

Jan 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 7,080 Views 8 Comments

The Catalan has challenged his Manchester City side to “imitate” the three European giants.

World Cup-winning defender believes Van Dijk is the best centre-back on the planet
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

World Cup-winning defender believes Van Dijk is the best centre-back on the planet

Jan 13th 2019, 3:12 PM 10,202 Views 10 Comments

Mats Hummels has been impressed by the Liverpool player’s recent performances.

Former Ireland manager backs Stephen Kenny to succeed O'Neill
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Former Ireland manager backs Stephen Kenny to succeed O'Neill

Nov 22nd 2018, 10:00 AM 8,920 Views 15 Comments

Eoin Hand believes the Dundalk boss is the right man for the job.

'When Eden Hazard is the best player of the Premier League, Chelsea is the champion'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'When Eden Hazard is the best player of the Premier League, Chelsea is the champion'

Oct 20th 2018, 12:51 AM 5,547 Views 5 Comments

Man United boss Jose Mourinho has heaped praise on his former player.

Geordan Murphy hails 'world class' Ford as Leicester Tigers end Premiership losing streak
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Geordan Murphy hails 'world class' Ford as Leicester Tigers end Premiership losing streak

Oct 1st 2018, 6:30 AM 5,874 Views 3 Comments

Leicester interim head coach Geordan Murphy praised George Ford after kicking the Tigers to a 19-15 win at home to Sale on Sunday.

'He's got great technique and great quality' - Preston boss praises Burke after first Championship goal
# Settling In Well
From The42
# Settling In Well

'He's got great technique and great quality' - Preston boss praises Burke after first Championship goal

Aug 19th 2018, 1:32 PM 6,054 Views 8 Comments

The former Shamrock Rovers playmaker scored a brilliant volley against Stoke City on Saturday.

'I would take Robbie Keane all day long on my coaching staff'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'I would take Robbie Keane all day long on my coaching staff'

Jul 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 13,403 Views 1 Comment

Harry Redknapp believes his former player has all the qualities necessary to be a successful manager.

England 'have got some fast guys and a great manager'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

England 'have got some fast guys and a great manager'

Jul 11th 2018, 12:40 AM 5,776 Views 7 Comments

Fabio Capello also highlighted Jordan Pickford as key to the Three Lions’ success.

'He can play six, eight and two. This is cool'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'He can play six, eight and two. This is cool'

May 29th 2018, 11:31 AM 8,128 Views 10 Comments

Jurgen Klopp has talked up Liverpool’s latest signing, Fabinho.

'That's the best round I've ever seen' - McIlroy's brilliance drives rivals to distraction
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'That's the best round I've ever seen' - McIlroy's brilliance drives rivals to distraction

May 25th 2018, 9:53 PM 65,407 Views 16 Comments

Rory McIlroy had defending champion Alex Noren thinking about quitting after day two at Wentworth.

'Seamus's defensive header at the end was just as good as my goal'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'Seamus's defensive header at the end was just as good as my goal'

Apr 24th 2018, 3:23 PM 6,459 Views 2 Comments

Theo Walcott was full of praise for the Ireland international after his performance against Newcastle.

Salah a serious rival to Messi and Ronaldo in Ballon d'Or battle, says former Liverpool great
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

Salah a serious rival to Messi and Ronaldo in Ballon d'Or battle, says former Liverpool great

Apr 16th 2018, 7:46 PM 9,263 Views 13 Comments

Robbie Fowler has hailed the Egyptian’s efforts for club and country this season.

Stephen Kenny praises former Liverpool youngster after 'exceptional' debut
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

Stephen Kenny praises former Liverpool youngster after 'exceptional' debut

Feb 24th 2018, 9:00 AM 7,982 Views 3 Comments

The Dundalk boss had words of encouragement for Dubliner Daniel Cleary.

'One of the most technically-gifted players ever to pull on the Ireland jersey' - Tributes pour in for Wes
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'One of the most technically-gifted players ever to pull on the Ireland jersey' - Tributes pour in for Wes

Feb 8th 2018, 4:13 PM 7,339 Views 5 Comments

Paul McGrath, Martin O’Neill and a number of Hoolahan’s former team-mates have reacted to the news.

Dunphy: 'Players like Wes have gone out of fashion, unless you’re Lionel Messi'
# His Biggest Fan
From The42
# His Biggest Fan

Dunphy: 'Players like Wes have gone out of fashion, unless you’re Lionel Messi'

Feb 8th 2018, 10:55 AM 6,531 Views 24 Comments

The 35-year-old has today called time on his international career.

'At Barcelona we had it with Messi and this team Manchester City have it with De Bruyne'
# High Praise
From The42
# High Praise

'At Barcelona we had it with Messi and this team Manchester City have it with De Bruyne'

Dec 29th 2017, 10:31 AM 7,989 Views 6 Comments

Xavi sees similarities between the great side he graced and the Etihad outfit.

1 2 3 4