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Dublin: 17 °C Sunday 30 August, 2015


# backing - Thursday 6 August, 2015

‘Roy Keane has what it takes to be a top-level manager’

Critics previously questioned whether the Corkonian has the temperament to succeed as a coach.

# backing - Saturday 13 June, 2015

UFC declares ‘unconditional support’ for Aldo following drug test controversy

Conor McGregor’s next opponent has the promotion’s backing.

# backing - Friday 15 May, 2015

From Business ETC The EU’s proposal for a single digital market has an unlikely supporter Backing

The EU’s proposal for a single digital market has an unlikely supporter

Zuckerberg believes such a system would help Facebook and other tech companies in the long run.

# backing - Thursday 22 January, 2015

# backing - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Clarke ‘the perfect man’ for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy

The 46-year-old is among the favourites to succeed Paul McGinley as captain of Europe

# backing - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Brendan Rodgers glad to have Mario Balotelli on board

The Reds signed the Italy forward from AC Milan prior to the transfer deadline last month.

# backing - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Bournemouth boss believes Eunan O’Kane can have ‘big impact’ for Ireland

Eddie Howe has praised the 23-year-old for being “good technically and tactically”.

# backing - Friday 11 October, 2013

Guinness approached as Rugby Champions Cup sponsors – French report

Midi Olympique claims the Irish stout producers have been targeted as backers for the new competition.

# backing - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Arsenal stars Lukas Podolski and Santi Cazorla are supporting Clare today

The duo showed off their hurleys and held up a sign that read ‘up the Banner’

# backing - Friday 20 September, 2013

Everton legend and cancer survivor Alan Stubbs shows support for Drogheda’s Gary O’Neill

Meanwhile, half the EA Sports Cup final prize money will be donated to the star.

# backing - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Martin O’Neill would be ideal candidate for Ireland job – Neil Lennon

The Celtic manager previously worked under his fellow Northern Irishman at Celtic and Leicester.

# backing - Monday 29 October, 2012

Fernandes: Stories of impending Hughes sacking are ‘rubbish’

Sounds suspiciously like a ‘welcome vote of confidence’ to us.

# backing - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Bayern to give ‘best support’ to Franck Ribery in court case

Paris magistrates yesterday ruled that Ribery, along with Karim Benzema, will stand trial for alleged under-age solicitation.

# backing - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Rescue mission: Green set to takeover at Rangers

The ex-Sheffield United chief executive will outline his plans for the club later today.

# backing - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Liverpool chief insists Dalglish’s job is safe

Chairman Tom Werner does not see any other senior management departures after Damien Comolli parted company with the club earlier today.

# backing - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

NBA stars to participate in Obama fundraiser

Players including Carmelo Anthony and Ray Allen are set to compete in the event.

# backing - Friday 18 November, 2011

‘I feel sorry for Martin Johnson’ – Woodward

The ex-England manager has attacked the RFU for failing to provide adequate support to the departing boss.