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#Great expectations

# great-expectations - Monday 24 September, 2018

What has happened to Alexis Sanchez?

The Manchester United star has come under fire for his disappointing performances since joining the club.

# great-expectations - Thursday 16 August, 2018

'Bale will get much better' - Real Madrid boss Lopetegui

The Wales international forward is being backed by his manager to play an influential role for the Blancos in the 2018-19 campaign.

# great-expectations - Sunday 24 June, 2018

What happened to Robert Lewandowski?

The Bayern Munich star was poor as Poland exited the World Cup following a 3-0 loss to Cololmbia.

# great-expectations - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Irish Rugby says job advert for unpaid full-time intern that needed a masters or PhD was a 'mistake' Great Expectations

Irish Rugby says job advert for unpaid full-time intern that needed a masters or PhD was a 'mistake'

The high requirements for a position that is unpaid had been described as “totally wrong”.

# great-expectations - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'I don’t think I would have had the career I’ve had so far if it wasn’t for that day'

Rory McIlroy has reflected on his 2011 Masters collapse as he looks forward to this year’s event.

# great-expectations - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Experiencing mothering stress and burnout? Psychologist gives advice on steps to take Great Expectations

Experiencing mothering stress and burnout? Psychologist gives advice on steps to take

Idealistic images of motherhood on social media causes mums to feel insecure and isolated, writes Niamh Delmar.

# great-expectations - Monday 11 December, 2017

Is Lukaku justifying £75m price tag at Man Utd? Premier League legend Shearer suggests not

An iconic goalscorer of the modern era believes the Belgian striker is lacking confidence and not offering enough to the collective Red Devils cause

# great-expectations - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Don't expect champagne football, says unapologetic England boss

Gareth Southgate tried to assuage fans’ disappointment at his side’s lacklustre performance.

# great-expectations - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

What position will Robbie Brady play at Burnley and will he suit their style? Great Expectations This post contains videos

What position will Robbie Brady play at Burnley and will he suit their style?

The Ireland international left Norwich and finally completed his return to the Premier League on Deadline Day.

# great-expectations - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

'I thought Tottenham had signed Zidane!'

Jermaine Jenas was so impressed by Adel Taarabt in training he compared him to the France legend.

# great-expectations - Friday 29 April, 2016

# great-expectations - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Memphis: I haven't lived up to expectations at United

The Dutchman admitted he has struggled since swapping PSV for Manchester United in a £25million deal.

# great-expectations - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Ireland's Annalise Murphy on great expectations, Rio’s unclean water and coping with light winds

The Irish sailor chats to The42 about her big year ahead.

# great-expectations - Saturday 2 January, 2016

One to watch: A knockout specialist with his eye on Anthony Joshua Remember The Name This post contains videos

One to watch: A knockout specialist with his eye on Anthony Joshua

Don’t say we didn’t warn you, Kiwi heavyweight Joseph Parker looks destined to have a big 2016.

# great-expectations - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

'People wake up to the Olympics every 4 years and just focus in on the shiny medals'

David Gillick chats to The42 about Ireland’s hopes for Rio 2016.

# great-expectations - Saturday 21 November, 2015

‘Bonus point was beyond our wildest dreams’: McCall’s Saracens setting the standard in Europe

With wins over Toulouse and Ulster under their belt, might this finally be the English champions’ year in Europe?

# great-expectations - Thursday 17 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge 18 times food didn't live up to expectations Great Expectations

18 times food didn't live up to expectations

Or what happens when your order gets lost in translation.

# great-expectations - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

A best XI of Premier League summer signings so far

Xherdan Shaqiri’s move to Stoke from Inter was confirmed earlier today.

# great-expectations - Monday 10 August, 2015

Here are the Premier League's 10 youngest players ever

16-year-old Reece Oxford made his debut for West Ham against Arsenal at the weekend.

# great-expectations - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Why another Irish UFC star is the talk of the MMA world this week

Joseph Duffy significantly enhanced his reputation on Saturday.

# great-expectations - Monday 20 April, 2015

Dana White believes Donegal's Joseph Duffy can become a UFC champion Great Expectations This post contains videos

Dana White believes Donegal's Joseph Duffy can become a UFC champion

“That kid looked unbelievable.”

# great-expectations - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Huge hype as Schumacher Junior starts F4 testing

His father is still recovering from serious head injuries suffered in a skiing accident.

# great-expectations - Monday 6 April, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about Munster's newest All Black

Francis Saili has all the skills necessary to be a huge contributor in the centre.

# great-expectations - Friday 13 March, 2015

'Joseph Duffy will be a force to be reckoned with in the UFC'

The experts have high hopes for Ireland’s newest UFC fighter.

# great-expectations - Monday 23 February, 2015

Windies win will 'mean nothing' if the Irish cricketers lose tomorrow night*

*Or the early hours of Wednesday morning to be exact.

# great-expectations - Friday 13 February, 2015

LVG will win Premier League at United within three years - Gary Neville

The former full-back insists the Dutch boss hasn’t “cracked”.

# great-expectations - Sunday 10 August, 2014

Donegal disappointed despite defeating Armagh to book semi-final spot

The Ulster champions know an improvement is needed to beat Dublin.

# great-expectations - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie We asked gardaí what they want from their new boss - here's what they said Great Expectations

We asked gardaí what they want from their new boss - here's what they said

It was announced during the week that the recruitment process to fill the post has officially begun.

# great-expectations - Friday 13 April, 2012

The Magnificent Seven: Biggest sporting chokers Great Expectations This post contains videos

The Magnificent Seven: Biggest sporting chokers

We relive those moments that the athletes involved wish they could forget.

# great-expectations - Wednesday 7 September, 2011

New Zealand name team for World Cup opener

Sonny Bill Williams and Ma’a Nonu are among those named in coach Graham Henry’s starting line-up.

# great-expectations - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Kilkenny loss almost 'unthinkable,' says Dooley

The hurling legend also believes the Cats were affected by the hype before the final last year.

# great-expectations - Thursday 14 July, 2011

Ireland going to World Cup 'with the intention of winning it,' says Earls Great Expectations This post contains a poll

Ireland going to World Cup 'with the intention of winning it,' says Earls

Star tells TheScore that Irish team watch videos of referees’ performances prior to games.