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#Football

# football - Today’s News

‘Valencia won’t sack Gary Neville’

The ex-Man United player is yet to taste a La Liga victory in nine matches as coach.

This stunning Luka Modric goal earned Real Madrid a late win last night

Zinedine Zidane wants to see more such efforts in future from the former Tottenham man.

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Our 11 favourite pictures from a brilliant weekend of GAA action

It was wet and windy this weekend.

# football - Yesterday’s News

Rodgers: ‘Liverpool have to choose between profits and success’

Former Reds manager has some advice for the Fenway Sports Group.

Neville: ‘The obituaries have already been written, I have been judged in six weeks’

The Valencia manager has failed to register a La Liga win from nine attempts.

Napoli fans wear masks to show solidarity with player after racism incident

Kalidou Koulibaly was the victim of monkey chants at Lazio last week.

Louis van Gaal hits out at media for Jose Mourinho ‘nonsense’

The Manchester United manager does not feel there is any substance to recent rumours.

Luis Suarez can’t stop scoring in Spain right now

The Uruguayan star has scored more goals than Cristiano Ronaldo this season.

# football - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Dortmund coach plays down rumours as Jose Mourinho spotted at game

Meanwhile, Bayern Munich had to settle for a scoreless draw with Bayer Leverkusen.

Yoshida maintains 10-man Southampton’s surge

The Saints went ahead early on through Maya Yoshida and held their lead thereafter.

A dark horse for Ireland’s Euro 2016 squad is on fire in Scotland at the moment

The Dubliner has now scored 12 goals in his last 13 games.

Appendicitis forces Klopp to miss Sunderland clash

The Liverpool manager won’t be on the touchline today.

‘There is absolutely nothing’ – Klopp laughs off Daniel Sturridge exit rumours

The Liverpool boss sees no reason to discuss the striker’s Liverpool future despite recent reports.

# football - Friday 5 February, 2016

Ranieri: I’d like to say ‘Yes we can!’, but I am not Obama!

The Foxes are set to have their title credentials truly tested with games against Manchester City and Arsenal to come and their manager is urging supporters to dream.

# football - Thursday 4 February, 2016

‘They call me Blackenbauer’ – new Monaco player’s nickname sparks race row

The club were accused of racism on social media earlier.

A Valencia legend says Gary Neville should apologise and resign

The ex-Man United player is under pressure after his side were thrashed 7-0 by Barcelona.

# football - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Troy Deeney unimpressed with teammate’s behaviour in Costa incident

Juan Carlos Paredes faces a conversation with the striker after being accused of overreacting in an incident.

Ex-Man City and Milan midfielder who kung-fu kicked Xabi Alonso joins LA Galaxy

The MLS club are building quite the team as the Dutchman links up with Robbie Keane, Steven Gerrard and Ashley Cole.

Despite 2-game ban for homophobic slurs, Napoli manager says he would welcome a gay footballer

Maurizio Sarri apologised again for his use of two homophobic terms when talking to Roberto Mancini.

Van Gaal delighted with upturn in Wayne Rooney’s form

The England international has now scored seven goals in his last seven games.

# football - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Robben takes aim at Bayern player leaking information to media

The Dutchman is disappointed with the ‘mole’ but not surprised after similar incidents at Chelsea and Real Madrid.

# football - Monday 1 February, 2016

Manchester United youngster joins Hull on loan

The midfielder has made only two appearances under Louis van Gaal this season.

Martin Keown won’t go with the flow of tributes, insists Terry was inferior to Tony Adams

The former Arsenal defender refused to show any sentiment following the news of the Blues’ captain impending departure.

Neville fumes at questions over Valencia future

The former Sky pundit has hit out at questions regarding his Valencia future after another La Liga loss.

# football - Sunday 31 January, 2016

Ronaldo treble sends Madrid well on the way to 6 – 0 trouncing of Espanyol

The Portuguese is now level with Luis Suarez in the Pichichi standings.

# football - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Man City teenager hits a hat-trick against Villa

Manuel Pellegrini’s side kept their quadruple hopes alive with a rampant FA Cup victory.

Corruption expert warns Irish sport to ‘wake up’ to threat of match-fixing before it’s too late

Declan Hill believes Ireland is not doing enough to tackle the issue.

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‘Unbelievable Martial has incredible potential’ – Mata

The Spanish midfielder thinks very highly of his Manchester United team-mate.

# football - Friday 29 January, 2016

Real Madrid transfer ban suspended during appeal

The Fifa sanction has been lifted while they appeal to world football’s governing body.

‘Beating United could rebuild my reputation’ – Warnock

Stephen Warnock believes helping Derby County defeat Manchester United in the FA Cup would improve his knocked reputation.

‘Daniel Sturridge injuries not a coincidence’

The England striker has been beset by problems since moving to Anfield in January 2012

# football - Thursday 28 January, 2016

We’ll Leave It There So: LVG going nowhere, Ireland’s expectations tempered and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news about UFC 196 and the Australian Open tennis.

Derby boss calls on mentor Ancelotti as he plots victory against Man Utd

Paul Clement spent time working at Chelsea, PSG and Real Madrid.

# football - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Klopp: I couldn’t see the penalties, I’ll have to watch them at home

Liverpool boss heaps praise on Joe Allen after scraping through to the League Cup final.

# football - Monday 25 January, 2016

Dortmund claim even a €100m bid for their star man would be ‘irrelevant’

Hans-Joachim Watzke has stressed that the club are not looking to offload their best player.

# football - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Karim Benzema got Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid out of jail tonight

The French manager was saved from a first taste of defeat against Real Betis.

Roberto Martinez left fuming at Seamus Coleman miss

The manager was unable to hide his frustration after Everton were beaten 2-1 by Swansea City at Goodison Park.

Keeping a diary changed me — Joey Barton

The Burnley midfielder spent two months in prison in 2008 after attacking a man in Liverpool.

# football - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Pardew criticises Tottenham hero for alleged stamp

Spurs earned a 3-1 win at Crystal Palace earlier today.

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