Soccer - Thursday 19 March, 2015
It’s not going to happen, we must accept that now.
‘They need major surgery’ – Redknapp & Carragher lay into Manchester City after Champions League exit
The Premier League champions were knocked out of the Champions League 3-1 on aggregate by Barcelona.
We’re down to the business end of the European season.
‘Things seem to be done to a higher spec here.’
You could be in with a chance to join the greats.
The England striker has started the Reds’ last three games but the former midfielder says Raheem Sterling would be the best option up front against Louis van Gaal’s men.
We pick the standout players from all the round-of-16 second-leg matches
The midfielder has made an instant impression after his recent move to Dundalk by providing the two assists in their opening two league victories.
Find out where Real Madrid, PSG and Porto, among others, feature on our list
Soccer - Wednesday 18 March, 2015
‘Yaya Toure… an obvious waster’.
Ivan Rakitic scored to hand the Catalan giants a 1-0 win with Sergio Aguero missing a penalty for the visitors.
Bryan Robson says the club skipper should lead the line against Liverpool this Sunday.
The Argentine striker scored a brace as the Italian champions won out 3-0 at the Westfalenstadion.
Captain Alessandro Lucarelli refers to ‘disgusting farce’ surrounding the club as latest owner is arrested on charges of money-laundering & embezzlement.
Do you know your Jos Verstappens from your Johnny Herberts?
The RTE commentator has made a few slip-ups tonight.
Ivan Rakitic put the home side in front but it was created by a bit of Messi magic.
This is how you mark an occasion.
Also, there were some interesting developments regarding the Six Nations trophy presentation ahead of this weekend.
20 years old when he scored that glorious goal in the 1997 Champions League final, what came next?
Manchester City have a mountain to climb against Barcelona in the Champions League later tonight.
Earlier this season, manager Jose Mourinho was fined £25,000 for alleging there was ‘a campaign’ against the league leaders.
Manuel Pellegrini’s men trailed the Catalan giants 2-1 going into this evening’s last-16 second leg.
The Premier League side face Barca tonight, with few people expected them to progress.
The Stoke City man is an injury worry for Ireland’s crucial Euro 2016 qualifier against Poland.
The England winger was arrested earlier this month over alleged sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl but could return to Premier League action this weekend.
Louis van Gaal recently lamented that his team does not have a player capable of hitting that scoring milestone.
*If they need the money.
Meanwhile, Wes Hoolahan came off the bench to score for Norwich.
The Liverpool striker took to Instagram yesterday.
Soccer - Tuesday 17 March, 2015
Mario Suarez’ deflected first-half effort for Atletico secured the hosts a 1-0 win on the night and levelled the tie on aggregate.
The Gunners beat Monaco 2-0 but it wasn’t enough to prevent elimination on away goals.
We were at the Stade Louis II to see if Arsenal could stage a football miracle.
The Gunners went 2-0 up on the night, but the Ligue 1 side still won on away goals.
The Black Cats haven’t wasted any time in replacing Gus Poyet.
Longford Town’s Stephen Rice and a number of League of Ireland footballers have pulled together to promote platelet donating.
Meanwhile, a police chief has admitted to causing 96 deaths at Hillsborough.
David Duckenfield agreed he had “froze”.
Manchester City and Arsenal will have to make up for first leg defeats if they are to remain in this year’s competition.
Bhutan’s journey continued on Tuesday as they moved past Sri Lanka 3-1 on aggregate.