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#Off the Mark

# off-the-mark - Saturday 2 June, 2018

First international goals for Graham Burke and Alan Judge hand Ireland victory over the US

In John O’Shea’s final appearance, the Boys in Green ran out 2-1 winners at the Aviva Stadium.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Strong finish powers Cork minors from behind to Munster opener win over Clare

It finished 0-26 to 3-13 at Pairc Ui Chaoimh.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 25 February, 2018

Key McHugh goal, bizarre Kildare sending-off over gumshield incident and Donegal claim first league win

Kildare netted three times but still lost in Ballyshannon.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 11 February, 2018

# off-the-mark - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Watch: Philippe Coutinho scores impressive first goal for Barcelona Off The Mark This post contains videos

Watch: Philippe Coutinho scores impressive first goal for Barcelona

The Brazilian helped Barcelona to victory in the second leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final clash against Valencia.

# off-the-mark - Thursday 2 November, 2017

Irish contingent hit the ground running in Turkey as Harrington sits one off the lead

Paul Dunne and Shane Lowry also enjoyed solid opening rounds at the 2017 Turkish Airlines Open.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 3 June, 2017

How we rated the Lions in their horribly stuttering start to the tour

The NZ Provincial Barbarians pushed the tourists all the way in Whangarei.

# off-the-mark - Friday 3 March, 2017

McDaid on the double as Waterford get up and running in First Division

The Blues picked up their first points of the season with a comfortable home win.

# off-the-mark - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Conor Hourihane opens his account as Aston Villa secure another vital win Off The Mark This post contains videos

Conor Hourihane opens his account as Aston Villa secure another vital win

The Corkonian came off the bench in a 2-0 victory against Bristol City.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Young Dubs respond in style to beat Cork despite losing Crummey to red card

Ger Cunningham’s men bounced back to earn an eight-point victory at Páirc Uí Rinn tonight.

# off-the-mark - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Penalty shootout drama against Dortmund sees Guardiola pick up first win as Man City boss Off The Mark This post contains videos

Penalty shootout drama against Dortmund sees Guardiola pick up first win as Man City boss

Reserve goalkeeper Angus Gunn was the hero after the game had finished 1-1 in 90 minutes in China.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Ireland striker O'Sullivan comes off the bench to score first goal since US move

The Cork native was on target in a 2-1 win for Houston Dash over defending NWSL champions Kansas City.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Bray stun Sligo with 4-0 rout to move off bottom of the table

Four second-half goals saw the Seagulls cruise to victory at the Carlisle Grounds.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 12 March, 2016

McGeady fires home his first goal for Sheffield Wednesday

Everton’s on-loan winger has put the Owls up against Nottingham Forest.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 6 March, 2016

Goalkeeper Hennelly kicks two last-gasp frees as Stephen Rochford's Mayo win at last

Mayo picked up their first points of the season thanks to Hennelly’s late heroics.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Canning finds range as Donoghue gets Galway tenure off to winning start

The Tribesmen played more than half the game with 14 men after David Burke was sent off for a second yellow card.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 5 December, 2015

James McClean scores first goal for West Brom in hard-earned draw with Tottenham

The Ireland international powered home a first-half header.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Newcastle bounced back from a 6-1 defeat with a 6-2 win today

Georginio Wijnaldum scored four as Newcastle thrashed Norwich 6-2 to move off the foot of the Premier League table.

# off-the-mark - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Memphis Depay opened his United account in last night's win over San Jose

Juan Mata and Andreas Pereira were also on target.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 25 April, 2015

# off-the-mark - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Markovic denied stonewall penalty before scoring his first Premier League goal

The young Serbian looked sharp in the early stages and got his reward on nine minutes.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Doyle scores first club goal in 11 months as Pardew gets off to winning start

The Irish striker helped the Eagles record a 4-0 win over Dover in the FA Cup this afternoon.

# off-the-mark - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Shane Long scored his first goal for Southampton tonight

It has taken the Tipperary native 13 matches but he found the back of the net in the win over Stoke.

# off-the-mark - Friday 15 August, 2014

Zayed opens Sligo account as Bray's winless streak climbs to 12

It was the former Shamrock Rovers man’s first goal for the Bit O’Red.

# off-the-mark - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Fabregas curls 25-yard free-kick in for his first Chelsea goal

Jose Mourinho’s side picked up a 3-1 win in their pre-season friendly with Vitesse Arnhem.

# off-the-mark - Friday 2 May, 2014

A 0-0 draw never felt so sweet as Athlone snap 12-game losing streak

Keith Long’s team could have claimed all three points but were left ruing a late penalty miss.

# off-the-mark - Friday 14 March, 2014

Dundalk up and running after Byrne snatches victory against Limerick

Neither goalkeeper covered himself in glory at Oriel Park.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Waterford claim first hurling league win at the expense of Galway

Derek McGrath’s side had six points to spare over their opponents at Walsh Park.

# off-the-mark - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

The early winners and losers after the start of the 2014 Allianz football league

A three-week break now ensues before the teams go back into contention in early March.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 9 February, 2014

McCurry strikes two goals as Tyrone condemn Mayo to defeat in Omagh

Mickey Harte saw his side claim their first victory in Division 1 of the Allianz football league today.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 2 February, 2014

Cork pull clear to a winning start against Westmeath

Daniel Goulding led the way as the Rebels got their Division 1 campaign up and running.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Aspas off the mark as Reds march on in FA Cup Overdue This post contains videos

Aspas off the mark as Reds march on in FA Cup

The Spaniard claimed his first Liverpool goal against Oldham.

# off-the-mark - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Neymar scores first league goal as Barca keep up perfect start

It wasn’t one for the scrapbooks for the Brazilian but they all count.

# off-the-mark - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Fitzmaurice makes winning start as Kerry manager

It was all too easy for Kerry as they had 24 points to spare in their McGrath Cup tie against IT Tralee in Killarney this afternoon.

# off-the-mark - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Spartak get first win of Champions League campaign

First-half goals by Rafael Carioca and an own goal by his Brazilian compatriot Jardel gave the hosts the much needed three points.

# off-the-mark - Sunday 3 July, 2011

Copa America: Ramos gets Colombia off to a winning start Off The Mark This post contains videos

Copa America: Ramos gets Colombia off to a winning start

WATCH: A 45th-minute goal from Adrian Ramos was all that separated the sides in Jujuy yesterday evening.