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Was this a dive by Ander Herrera? Louis van Gaal is not convinced

The Manchester United boss was impressed with his side’s display at Chelsea and felt they may have had a penalty.

# football - Yesterday’s News

Mario Balotelli has received 4,000 racist messages on social media this season

A survey has found that Mario Balotelli is the Premier League player most targeted by discrimination on social media.

# football - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Bayern’s doctor has resigned after being blamed for their defeat to Porto

The German side were beaten 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League last night.

# football - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

A United youngster has given a refreshingly honest take on his performances

As an injury-hit first season at Manchester United nears its end, the defender reflects on his displays.

# football - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Eric Cantona backs ‘Kings of Manchester’ to win Premier League title next season

The Old Trafford United legend believes his former club are making progress under Louis van Gaal.

Eamon Dunphy and Brian Kerr pay touching tribute to Ray Treacy

Soccer Republic aired the feature following Treacy’s death at the weekend.

Rodgers will speak to Sterling about nitrous oxide footage

The manager will speak to the youngster after Liverpool were made aware of footage.

# football - Monday 13 April, 2015

Rodgers wants injury-plagued Sturridge to play through the pain barrier as Reds push for top four

Liverpool face Newcastle tonight hoping to move within four points of Man City.

# football - Saturday 11 April, 2015

‘I don’t know what Raheem wants to do’ – Daniel Sturridge on Sterling’s Liverpool future LFC

‘I don’t know what Raheem wants to do’ – Daniel Sturridge on Sterling’s Liverpool future

The 20-year-old has been at the centre of protracted contract negotiations in recent months but his club and international team-mate is hopeful that he will remain at Anfield.

# football - Friday 10 April, 2015

Ferdinand set to miss clash with ‘biggest idiot’ Terry

The QPR defender is unlikely to be available for Sunday’s game with Chelsea.

The final 18 seconds of THAT match have been replayed

England’s U19s women’s team drew 2-2 with Norway on Thursday.

Who put the ball in the English net? Noonan and Ryan-Doyle did

The Ireland U17 women recorded a memorable victory yesterday.

# football - Thursday 9 April, 2015

In your Theatre of Dreams, Big Sam wants to be the Manchester United manager

The West Ham boss has revealed he’d love to sit in the home dugout at Old Trafford.

Ireland up in the FIFA rankings while Wales leap into highest ever position

The latest list has been released today, with the Boys in Green up to 62nd and Chris Coleman’s men in 22nd.

Rodgers praises Henderson after late-night baby dash

The England international had to travel to be with his partner on the eve of the Reds’ sixth round replay at Ewood Park but recovered to lay on the winner for Philippe Coutinho.

Ronaldo’s staggering record continues as he reaches 300 goals in just 288 games

Real Madrid are four points behind Barcelona in La Liga after Ronaldo and James Rodriguez secured a 2-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.

# football - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Moment of brilliance from Coutinho books Liverpool a date at Wembley

The Reds will face Aston Villa in the last four after a 1-0 win over Blackburn tonight.

Messi’s cracking curler and 2 from Suarez put Barcelona 4 points clear

The Catalan giants took another step towards La Liga glory with a routine 4-0 win over Almeria.

# football - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

These new GAA rules all come into effect this weekend

Saturday is D-Day for the changes approved by Congress in February.

Luis Suarez won’t be impressed with the punishment given for this footballer’s ‘bite’

Juan Arango has been punished for a bite in Monterrey’s 4-3 win over Tijuana.

Brendan Rodgers on why Liverpool have scored just 3 goals in 4 games

The Reds are preparing to play Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup on Wednesday.

# football - Monday 6 April, 2015

Blackpool relegated from the Championship with six games to go while Bournemouth go top

Meanwhile, it was all change at the top of table with Bournemouth taking full advantage of Middlesbrough’s defeat to Watford.

# football - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Did Irish international David Meyler deserve to be sent off for this tackle?

Hull boss Steve Bruce offered up an honest assessment of the incident.

A difficult season just got worse for Ireland’s Darron Gibson

The midfielder could be set to miss Ireland’s clash with Scotland after his latest setback.

Neymar can reach level of Messi and Ronaldo, says Alex Ferguson

“You’ll always look at clubs like Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United to produce that kind of player.”

# football - Friday 3 April, 2015

Wayne Rooney warns United stars to get back to business after international break

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney warned his team-mates not to dwell on their win over Liverpool ahead of Aston Villa’s visit.

# football - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Kompany shown red but Fellaini scores again to help Belgium pick up vital away win

Marc Wilmot’s side withstood late pressure to claim a crucial 1-0 Euro 2016 qualifying win in Israel.

Louis van Gaal says he is ‘not a dictator’

The Manchester United manager is adamant that he is “very flexible”.

# football - Monday 30 March, 2015

Falcao has just equalled Colombia’s all-time record with 3 goals from his last 2 games

The Manchester United striker was all smiles again as he scored in Colombia’s 3-1 win over Kuwait.

Liverpool the only English club I could play for – Suarez

Liverpool the only English club I could play for – Suarez

Liverpool are the only Premier League club Luis Suarez would consider playing for, the forward said on his Anfield return on Sunday.

Hummels open to Manchester United move

The Borussia Dortmund defender, a long-term target for Louis van Gaal’s side, believes that a spell abroad would be good for him but has yet to decide if he will leave BVB.

# football - Sunday 29 March, 2015

This is how Ireland’s group rivals Germany got on earlier in Georgia

Germany avoided what would have been a costly slip-up in Euro 2016 qualification with a straightforward 2-0 win in Georgia.

Montenegro fan turns himself in after allegedly striking player with flare

The supporter is suspected of throwing the flare that hit Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev on Friday.

# football - Saturday 28 March, 2015

16-year-old Real prodigy becomes Euro qualifiers’ youngest starter ever

Martin Odegaard of Norway surpassed Peter Jehle of Liechtenstein.

‘Manchester United should sign Zlatan Ibrahimovic’

The striker would make the perfect signing for the Red Devils according to one former player.

Northern Ireland’s key Euro 2016 qualifier to be met with religious protests

Michael O’Neill’s men have made a blistering start to the campaign.

# football - Friday 27 March, 2015

Barcelona star Xavi reveals his incredible memory powers

The veteran Spain midfielder needs only the slightest hints to remember every detail about goals from long ago in his career.

Rooney KOs boxing celebration because little Kai copied it at school

Striker Wayne Rooney has defended his boxing antics and insisted he was not knocked out by Phil Bardsley.

# football - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Neymar lashes one past France in repeat of the ’98 World Cup final

Brazil were 3-1 winners over Le Bleus in Paris tonight.

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