# analysis - Yesterday’s News
We identify what makes England’s outside centre such a dangerous attacker.
# analysis - Tuesday 24 February, 2015
Manuel Pellegrini’s side face a formidable Barca team, plus more games to look forward to.
# analysis - Monday 23 February, 2015
Analysis: The Taoiseach delivered a strong backing for a Yes vote in the same-sex marriage referendum on Saturday night.
# analysis - Sunday 22 February, 2015
Referee Kevin Friend was at the centre of proceedings while Southampton were reminiscent of Man United under LVG.
It was a fundamental difference of opinion.
# analysis - Saturday 21 February, 2015
Will van Gaal finally lose patience with Falcao & can Liverpool’s resurrection continue?
# analysis - Friday 20 February, 2015
Analysis: Fine Gael gathers for its national conference on the Taoiseach’s home turf this evening
What is supposed to be a means of re-starting the game after one team makes a mistake has somehow evolved into an interminable wait, write Whiff of Cordite.
# analysis - Tuesday 17 February, 2015
We pick apart the choke tackling, kick-chasing, well-read defensive effort from Les Kiss’ men.
# analysis - Monday 16 February, 2015
We break down the moment when Ireland should have crossed the tryline against the French.
Kilkenny show their strength, wasteful Tipp disappoint, and more to discuss from Saturday and Sunday’s action.
# analysis - Sunday 15 February, 2015
Two more Premier League sides fell to lower league opposition as Arsenal and Liverpool secured their passage through.
# analysis - Saturday 14 February, 2015
Dumbing down their content, pursuing ‘edgy’ stories over quality journalism, are not wise decisions, writes Paul Allen.
Liverpool’s Selhurst demons, United’s tactical conundrum and what will change at Villa?
# analysis - Thursday 12 February, 2015
Race for fourth hots up, Man United continue impressive form and more talking points.
# analysis - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
Louis van Gaal’s side have failed to convince of late, while Mauricio Pochettino’s men have flourished.
More accuracy from Ireland in the third quarter would have changed the complexion of Rome fixture.
# analysis - Monday 9 February, 2015
The openside flanker was on the end of a sweeping Ireland attack to seal victory for Joe Schmidt’s side in Rome.
Using GIFs, screenshots and videos, we pick apart the first try of Ireland’s Six Nations title defence.
# analysis - Saturday 7 February, 2015
City slipped up while Harry Kane starred yet again.
# analysis - Friday 6 February, 2015
The veteran second row was unhappy with elements of Ireland’s lineout during the November Tests.
# analysis - Thursday 5 February, 2015
The jackal, maul defence, the offside line, fondness for kicking and where exactly tries are coming from.
# analysis - Wednesday 4 February, 2015
Analysis: The government is struggling to move on from the scandals that engulfed the former justice minister.
# analysis - Saturday 31 January, 2015
The Premier League’s top two meet in this evening’s late kick-off.
# analysis - Thursday 29 January, 2015
With little hope emanating from the January transfer window, what’s next for Ireland’s coterie of top-flight misfits?
# analysis - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
The former Munster and Ireland out-half is excelling in his duties at Racing Métro.
Costa controversies, Balotelli’s ineptitude and more thoughts.
# analysis - Tuesday 27 January, 2015
Will Daniel Sturridge return and more thoughts ahead of the game.
Analysis: While the Tánaiste was better on the economy, there’s no doubt that Adams has improved his debating.
# analysis - Monday 26 January, 2015
The Ulsterman was dynamic on his return from injury against Leicester on Saturday.
# analysis - Wednesday 21 January, 2015
However, there will need to be further improvement if they are to win away to Wasps.
# analysis - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
We break down the defeat to Saracens, focusing on the kicking game, defensive lapses, handling errors and more.
# analysis - Monday 19 January, 2015
Analysis: Yesterday was a seminal moment in Irish public life, but it shouldn’t be the norm.
# analysis - Sunday 18 January, 2015
The Gunner’s organisation and concentration was immense while Santi Cazorla was inspired.
We spoke to Andrew Quick, creator of the fascinating Rugby Analyser 54 app.
# analysis - Saturday 17 January, 2015
We’ve looked at four key areas of this evening’s Champions Cup clash at the RDS.
# analysis - Thursday 15 January, 2015
We take a look at the importance of the kicking game, maul control, and attacking variety.
# analysis - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
The Dutchman now has an identical record to his predecessor with 37 points from 21 Premier League games
# analysis - Sunday 11 January, 2015
Alexis Sanchez continues to thrill at Arsenal while Morgan Schneiderlin is the jewel in Southampton’s crown.
# analysis - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
History shows that no combination of political parties can be ruled out if the numbers stack up.