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# football - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Bale rubbishes talk of United move and rift with Ronaldo

The Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale has no plans to move to Old Trafford.

Mourinho refuses to wade into Costa incidents after Chelsea’s defeat of Liverpool

The manager kept his counsel on incidents involving the Spanish international.

# football - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Van Persie casts doubt over Manchester United future

The Dutchman’s current contract expires in 2016.

# football - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Champagne: Ginola’s Fifa campaign is a joke

The former Newcastle player’s presidential campaign has been dismissed as a stunt by one rival.

# football - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Arsenal sign a defender while Ronaldo disappoints Manchester United fans

We’ll also have news of Samuel Eto’o and Marco Reus.

# football - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Celtic fans give 11-year old Jay Beatty another day to remember

The Scottish champions have taken the young Armagh man to their hearts.

# football - Saturday 17 January, 2015

After failing to make an impression at Anfield, Suso has left Anfield for AC Milan

He made just 21 appearances in four years for the Reds.

# football - Friday 16 January, 2015

Thomas Müller thinks Bayern Munich’s training is tougher than Bundesliga matches

The German international has suggested the club’s sessions often offer a more difficult test than league games.

Rodgers refusing to discuss Gerrard return

The Liverpool boss would not be drawn on speculation surrounding a possible return to Liverpool on loan.

# football - Thursday 15 January, 2015

People just want to ‘have a pop at Geezer’ says Kevin Dyas

Dyas thinks that McGeeney’s reputation has led to a lot of false reports recently.

From He doesn’t miss the football, but Billo misses his old pals Eamon and Johnny New Job

He doesn’t miss the football, but Billo misses his old pals Eamon and Johnny

He said he thinks his replacement is doing a good job too.

# football - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Ronaldo urges Real Madrid fans to back Gareth Bale

The Welshman came under criticism during Real’s 3-0 win over Espanyol on Saturday.

Falcao can find another top club, says agent

The Colombia striker joined United from Monaco until the end of the season in September.

# football - Monday 12 January, 2015

Martinez insists Coleman won’t be sold in January amid Man United speculation

Ireland defender Coleman has been linked with a move while Samuel Eto’o could be off to Italy if reports are to be believed.

POLL: Is Joe Brolly right, should inter-county teams only hire from within? Outside Influences This post contains a poll

POLL: Is Joe Brolly right, should inter-county teams only hire from within?

The Sunday Game pundit made the comments on Saturday.

# football - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Kildare’s 3-in-a-row O’Byrne Cup bid remains on course

The winners of Group 2 and 4 have been decided.

20 of our favourite pictures from the weekend’s GAA action

The preseason action just keeps on coming in football and hurling.

Debuchy faces spell on sidelines after Arnautovic shoves defender into advertising boards

Arsene Wenger confirmed the Frenchman dislocated his shoulder.

# football - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Richard Dunne involved in angry confrontation with QPR fans

Meanwhile, Harry Redknapp was left fuming at QPR’s “horrendous” defending for Burnley’s second goal.

# football - Thursday 8 January, 2015

‘I’m happy doing what I’m doing now’ – Glenn Hoddle plays it cool on Newcastle link

Former England boss happy to concentrate on his coaching role at QPR.

Ancelotti rubbishes crisis talk after Real Madrid suffer back-to-back defeats

The Italian has watched his side’s winning streak come to an abrupt end with losses to Valencia and Atletico Madrid.

# football - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

# football - Monday 5 January, 2015

From Opinion: Sexism and homophobia will be big issues for the beautiful game in 2015 Not So Beautiful

Opinion: Sexism and homophobia will be big issues for the beautiful game in 2015

Professional football has certainly become more tolerant regarding race, but I genuinely believe that sexism and other forms of intolerance are getting worse.

Barca backroom turmoil as Zubizarreta and Puyol exit the Nou Camp

The ex-goalkeeper was the cub’s director of football with Puyol an assistant sports director.

Sorry, Carra! Ross Barkley’s not leaving Everton, insists Martinez

“You would always pay a good entrance fee to watch Ross,” says Bobby M.

David Moyes: Beating Barca was ‘similar to the early days at Everton’

It was a big night for Moyes’ boys in San Sebastian.

# football - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Referee fwend! Jose Mourinho apologises after ranting about Kevin Friend on TV

The Chelsea boss blasted the official in a post-game interview before subsequently apologising for his behaviour.

Efficient Chelsea ease past Watford and into the fourth round

Watford held out for a while but the result was inevitable really.

Goals from Herrera and Di Maria see Manchester United safely past Yeovil

The two summer signing can do it on a cold Sunday afternoon in Yeovil it seems.

Young Anzhi Makhachkala midfielder shot dead while driving home RIP

Young Anzhi Makhachkala midfielder shot dead while driving home

20-year-old Gasan Magomedov was targeted by machine-gun fire in Russia’s North Caucasus.

# football - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Maltese club aim to give Ched Evans ‘second chance’ with short-term contract

Convicted rapist offered a deal by Maltese Premier League leaders Hibernians FC.

‘You Beauty!’ Here are 7 of Steven Gerrard’s greatest Liverpool moments

After Steven Gerrard announced he will leave the club at the end of the season, we take a look at his finest matches.

# football - Thursday 1 January, 2015

Lampard extends Manchester City stay

The 36-year-old is delaying his move to New York a bit more.

# football - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Retrospective bans the only way to stop diving, says Wenger

How would you stamp diving out of the game?

# football - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Happy picture, sad picture – A year of highs and lows in the GAA

For every victor, there must be a vanquished foe.

West Brom take to Twitter to rubbish €29m Berahino to Liverpool reports

The England U21 striker had been linked with a move to Anfield in January.

Carlisle charged with drink-driving offence days before lorry incident

The former Professional Footballers’ Association chairman was seriously injured in an incident on the A64 near Bishopthorpe.

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