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Louis van Gaal apologises to Man United fans for not fulfilling their expectations
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Louis van Gaal apologises to Man United fans for not fulfilling their expectations

Jan 25th 2016, 8:02 AM 5,518 Views 16 Comments

The under-pressure manager has conceded he is not living up to the demands of the job.

Anti-water charges leader promises "biggest protest in Ireland ever" before election
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Anti-water charges leader promises "biggest protest in Ireland ever" before election

Jan 20th 2016, 8:40 PM 27,474 Views 316 Comments

A series of smaller protests will be held this Saturday in areas around the country.

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool players have now until the end of the season to prove themselves
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Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool players have now until the end of the season to prove themselves

Jan 13th 2016, 6:13 PM 6,863 Views 9 Comments

After a mixed start to his time in charge, the German manager has warned the club’s underperforming stars.

'It was the same problems again' - Déjà vu for Foley's Munster in Paris
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'It was the same problems again' - Déjà vu for Foley's Munster in Paris

Jan 9th 2016, 8:20 PM 10,217 Views 35 Comments

Munster were once again unable to mount scoreboard pressure as the crashed out of Europe.

12 images from this year's Premier League that prove you should never become a manager
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12 images from this year's Premier League that prove you should never become a manager

Dec 30th 2015, 6:00 PM 5,925 Views 2 Comments

From annoying mascots to selfie-obsessed stewards, it’s not as enjoyable as you’d think.

'We wait and see' - Louis van Gaal admits future is uncertain following loss at Stoke
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'We wait and see' - Louis van Gaal admits future is uncertain following loss at Stoke

Dec 26th 2015, 3:37 PM 9,330 Views 20 Comments

“My thoughts are that we didn’t dare to play football in the first half.”

'It's not up to me' - Van Gaal fears for job after another miserable Old Trafford performance
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'It's not up to me' - Van Gaal fears for job after another miserable Old Trafford performance

Dec 19th 2015, 6:57 PM 10,015 Views 25 Comments

Man United have now gone six games in all competitions without victory.

Louis van Gaal frustrated by United fans' chants of 'attack, attack, attack'
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Louis van Gaal frustrated by United fans' chants of 'attack, attack, attack'

Dec 5th 2015, 7:05 PM 12,937 Views 59 Comments

Troubling times for LVG and all at Old Trafford.

Benitez given the dreaded vote of confidence after Real Madrid call press conference
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Benitez given the dreaded vote of confidence after Real Madrid call press conference

Nov 23rd 2015, 8:25 PM 9,179 Views 9 Comments

Safe….for now.

Benitez's sorry Barcelona record in La Liga could spell trouble
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Benitez's sorry Barcelona record in La Liga could spell trouble

Nov 20th 2015, 1:40 PM 9,074 Views 18 Comments

Rafael Benitez is under pressure ahead of the Clasico and his record at home against Barcelona does not paint an encouraging picture.

Munster will face French and English competition to keep Zebo in Ireland
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Munster will face French and English competition to keep Zebo in Ireland

Nov 2nd 2015, 4:16 PM 29,419 Views 43 Comments

The 25-year-old’s CV has been widely distributed among Top 14 and Premiership clubs.

Is it the end of the road for Sherwood as Villa lose again?
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Is it the end of the road for Sherwood as Villa lose again?

Oct 24th 2015, 5:13 PM 5,386 Views 13 Comments

Elsewhere Jamie Vardy continued his scoring streak.

'Failing to convert gilt-edged opportunities is like allowing your opponents to score'
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'Failing to convert gilt-edged opportunities is like allowing your opponents to score'

Oct 16th 2015, 10:58 AM 6,716 Views 1 Comment

Eoghan Hickey takes a closer look at the pressures players will face in the RWC quarter-finals.

'The responsibility lies with me' - England boss Lancaster will consider his position
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'The responsibility lies with me' - England boss Lancaster will consider his position

Oct 3rd 2015, 10:48 PM 10,839 Views 43 Comments

Defeat to the Wallabies has left Lancaster facing serious pressure.

Chelsea's awful recent form was evident again tonight
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Chelsea's awful recent form was evident again tonight

Oct 3rd 2015, 7:27 PM 10,807 Views 42 Comments

The club captain had been left out of Jose Mourinho’s team in recent matches.

Coca-Cola, McDonald's say Fifa's Blatter must resign now
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Coca-Cola, McDonald's say Fifa's Blatter must resign now

Oct 2nd 2015, 10:58 PM 4,307 Views 15 Comments

Criminal proceedings were launched against the President earlier in the week.

Rodgers has four months to keep Liverpool job, according to former Anfield favourite
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Rodgers has four months to keep Liverpool job, according to former Anfield favourite

Sep 22nd 2015, 9:33 PM 10,863 Views 34 Comments

Didi Hamann believes the Reds boss has until the New Year to prove he is right man to lead the club.

Is the Premier League set to lose the fourth Champions League spot?
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Is the Premier League set to lose the fourth Champions League spot?

Sep 22nd 2015, 4:40 PM 8,311 Views 20 Comments

Poor results in Europe from the English top-flight sides could have big ramifications as early as 2017.

Kerry already struggling to get past Dublin defence...if this picture is anything to go by
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Kerry already struggling to get past Dublin defence...if this picture is anything to go by

Sep 20th 2015, 1:00 PM 11,103 Views 3 Comments

A metaphor for this afternoon, maybe?

Lewis Hamilton's victory stands despite tyre controversy in Italy
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Lewis Hamilton's victory stands despite tyre controversy in Italy

Sep 6th 2015, 5:05 PM 9,764 Views 14 Comments

Rival teams said Hamilton should have been disqualified.

'The press came down hard on us, they picked holes in a lot of us'
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'The press came down hard on us, they picked holes in a lot of us'

Aug 26th 2015, 8:15 AM 7,438 Views 18 Comments

Denis Bastick recalls the tough days for the Dubs.

Gareth Bale was booed by Real Madrid's fans last night
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Gareth Bale was booed by Real Madrid's fans last night

Aug 19th 2015, 1:02 PM 14,700 Views 32 Comments

Rafa Benitez has backed the Wales international to shine this season after a difficult 2014-15 campaign.

Galway man makes it to live shows of Countdown
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Galway man makes it to live shows of Countdown

Jul 19th 2015, 7:00 PM 36,447 Views 32 Comments

“I always knew the address in my head and that they were always looking for contestants.”

Here's why Vanuatu had to win 46-0 yesterday
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Here's why Vanuatu had to win 46-0 yesterday

Jul 8th 2015, 10:59 AM 6,184 Views 6 Comments

The minnows — who are ranked 200th in the world — were up 24-0 at half-time.

Analysis: Was James McCarthy actually that bad against Scotland?
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Analysis: Was James McCarthy actually that bad against Scotland?

Jun 15th 2015, 3:50 PM 16,670 Views 39 Comments

Eamon Dunphy branded the player “a talking horse” following his display at the weekend.

5 Irish players with a point to prove ahead of the England and Scotland games
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5 Irish players with a point to prove ahead of the England and Scotland games

Jun 3rd 2015, 7:15 AM 6,129 Views 8 Comments

Shay Given and others who need to show their worth.

6 hurling bosses feeling the heat ahead of championship 2015
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6 hurling bosses feeling the heat ahead of championship 2015

May 19th 2015, 7:30 PM 5,722 Views 9 Comments

This sextet of hurling gaffers need big performances from their counties.

Johnny Sexton's final year in Paris is one game away from ending in disaster
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Johnny Sexton's final year in Paris is one game away from ending in disaster

May 16th 2015, 10:00 PM 20,335 Views 30 Comments

Premature exits in France and in Europe would spell a disappointing second season for Ireland’s number 10.

7 Gaelic football bosses feeling the heat ahead of championship 2015
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7 Gaelic football bosses feeling the heat ahead of championship 2015

May 11th 2015, 6:00 PM 8,382 Views 3 Comments

These gaffers need their teams to produce this summer

Van Gaal: I was forced to sign Memphis Depay
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Van Gaal: I was forced to sign Memphis Depay

May 8th 2015, 4:43 PM 10,549 Views 12 Comments

The 21-year-old starlet has netted 21 times in 28 games for PSV this term

'Liverpool need five wins in a row to reach Champions League'
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'Liverpool need five wins in a row to reach Champions League'

Apr 27th 2015, 10:03 AM 6,087 Views 18 Comments

Brendan Rodgers refuses to give up on top-four qualification.

Is Brendan Rodgers the right man to rebuild Liverpool once again?
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Is Brendan Rodgers the right man to rebuild Liverpool once again?

Apr 20th 2015, 4:36 PM 8,786 Views 78 Comments

Liverpool’s disappointing 2-1 FA Cup semi-final defeat to Aston Villa has heaped the pressure on the Northern Irishman.

Pat McQuaid admits he 'made mistakes' amid claims of UCI collusion with Lance Armstrong
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Pat McQuaid admits he 'made mistakes' amid claims of UCI collusion with Lance Armstrong

Mar 9th 2015, 11:42 AM 13,814 Views 20 Comments

USADA chief Travis Tygart says he is ready to assist in pursuing prosecution of former cycling chiefs.

'We did enough to win the game, it epitomised our season really' bemoans Brendan Rodgers
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'We did enough to win the game, it epitomised our season really' bemoans Brendan Rodgers

Dec 14th 2014, 4:08 PM 4,827 Views 38 Comments

The Reds’ manager insisted said he “does not feel any additional pressure” despite his side’s poor run of form.

'I just asked him to simplify his game' - Rodgers backs under-fire Mignolet
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'I just asked him to simplify his game' - Rodgers backs under-fire Mignolet

Nov 30th 2014, 9:50 AM 5,145 Views 6 Comments

The Liverpool boss was pleased with his goalkeeper’s performance in the 1-0 win over Stoke.

Van Persie struggling for confidence, admits van Gaal
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Van Persie struggling for confidence, admits van Gaal

Nov 28th 2014, 11:59 PM 2,946 Views 0 Comments

In the whole of 2014, the striker has scored only eight goals in 21 Premier League games.

Rodgers: 'I'm not arrogant enough to think I will be in the job through anything'
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Rodgers: 'I'm not arrogant enough to think I will be in the job through anything'

Nov 25th 2014, 8:06 AM 4,374 Views 24 Comments

The Liverpool manager takes his struggling side to Bulgaria to face Ludogorets tomorrow.

People with serious conditions being "turned away" from hospitals --- GPs
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People with serious conditions being "turned away" from hospitals --- GPs

Nov 15th 2014, 12:50 PM 9,346 Views 30 Comments

The practice is ramping up pressure on local doctors, the National Association of GPs has said.

'We used to be the hunters, now we're the prey' - Germany boss Löw
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'We used to be the hunters, now we're the prey' - Germany boss Löw

Oct 13th 2014, 4:55 PM 11,845 Views 23 Comments

Winning the World Cup means every country is out to beat them but Löw maintains he isn’t worried ahead of tomorrow’s qualifier against Ireland.

Nikica Jelavic tried to get Alan Pardew sacked with a scissors kick
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Nikica Jelavic tried to get Alan Pardew sacked with a scissors kick

Sep 20th 2014, 4:39 PM 3,681 Views 1 Comment

Supersub Cisse saves a point for Pardew’s Newcastle with second-half brace.