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Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 1 December, 2015


# reaction - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Leo Cullen praises Josh van der Flier and delivers an injury update after Ulster win

The Leinster head coach was quietly satisfied with the evening’s work as his side moved up to second in the Pro12.

# reaction - Monday 23 November, 2015

‘By a Yank’s eye, it’s a mongrel, one with a greyhound’s speed and a pit bull’s bite’

Last night’s Fenway hurling classic in Boston was a smash hit with the locals.

‘We need to do that again’ – Fenway Hurling Classic hailed as great success

Galway won the AIG Fenway Hurling Classic last night.

# reaction - Thursday 19 November, 2015

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The political world has been paying tribute to Peter Robinson

The Northern Irish First Minister and DUP leader announced his decision to retire before the next election this morning.

# reaction - Monday 16 November, 2015

‘As long as we’re not in Saipan we’ll be alright’ – Roy Keane on Euros qualification

The Corkonian had high praise for Ireland’s two-goal hero Jon Walters.

# reaction - Saturday 14 November, 2015

‘It’s not nice to finish with 14 men’: Munster face anxious wait as hooker injuries assessed

Both Mike Sherry and Duncan Casey were forced off injured in Munster’s win over Treviso.

# reaction - Monday 9 November, 2015

‘The season’s ended a bit too soon for us’ – Stephen Kenny and Dundalk just can’t stop winning

The Dublin-born coach saw his side complete a league and cup double on Sunday.

# reaction - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

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‘I got a lot of abuse on Twitter after Dole Life, but there’s so much more to my story’

Jake Gartland, who you may recognise as Shauna from RTE’s Dole Life, says you should never judge a book by its cover.

# reaction - Saturday 31 October, 2015

‘You cannot win at Chelsea without luck’

The German boss rejected suggestions that Lucas Leiva should have picked up a second booking for a cynical challenge.

‘I have nothing to say’ – Everyone is talking about THAT Mourinho interview

The Chelsea boss saw his side lose 3-1 to Liverpool in the Premier League today.

# reaction - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

‘My general situation is fantastic’ – Jose Mourinho

The Special One saw his side knocked out of the League Cup on penalties at Stoke.

# reaction - Monday 26 October, 2015

Enrique defends Mascherano’s ‘c*** of his mother’ rant

The Argentine anchorman was given his marching orders at Nou Camp on Sunday for foul language.

# reaction - Friday 23 October, 2015

Celtic boss addresses Kris Commons’ angry rant at him

The player had scored the Bhoys’ only goal of a disappoining evening against the Norwegian side.

# reaction - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Klopp: ‘Liverpool’s lack of confidence evident in Rubin Kazan draw’

The Reds had to settle for a point at Anfield, despite the visitors being reduced to 10 men.

# reaction - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

‘You go from being angry to upset’ – Darren O’Neill left reeling from Billy Walsh’s exit

Michael Conlan also gave his thoughts on the much-loved coach’s resignation.

# reaction - Monday 19 October, 2015

‘This morning, I spent a lot of time crying’ – Billy Walsh on his hardest-ever decision

The Irish boxing coach’s resignation was confirmed earlier today.

# reaction - Sunday 18 October, 2015

‘The gutsiest team you’re ever going to see’ – Mixed emotions following Ireland’s loss

Irish fans were a bundle of nerves watching this afternoon’s Rugby World Cup quarter-final.

Martin O’Neill on Ireland’s ‘slight advantage’ against Bosnia

Crystal Palace’s Irish defender Damien Delaney has also given his thoughts ahead of the game.

# reaction - Friday 16 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge People are loving this man’s reaction to a simple ‘egg-balancing’ prank I Am The Eggman

People are loving this man’s reaction to a simple ‘egg-balancing’ prank

A truly eggcellent prank. Ahem.

# reaction - Thursday 15 October, 2015

‘You can’t explain it!’ – Michael O’Reilly must accept ‘really unbelievable decision’

The Irish boxer suffered a controversial loss to African champion Hosam Abdin yesterday.

# reaction - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

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What do people in Dublin think of Budget 2016?

We got reaction on the streets.

# reaction - Monday 12 October, 2015

‘Martin O’Neill doesn’t trust Wes Hoolahan’

The Norwich midfielder was omitted from Ireland’s starting lineup against Poland, much to the dismay of Eamon Dunphy.

# reaction - Thursday 8 October, 2015

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Irish people will be the first to test Facebook’s new ‘dislike’ emojis

Users in both Ireland and Spain will be able to test Reactions, a feature that will accompany the ‘like’ button, starting tomorrow.

# reaction - Monday 5 October, 2015

‘Those days couldn’t have happened without him’ – How the media reacted to Rodgers’ exit

The Guardian, The Liverpool Echo and The Mirror are among those to weigh in.

# reaction - Saturday 3 October, 2015

‘If the club wants to sack me, they can sack me’

Jose Mourinho pointed the finger at the officials following Chelsea’s loss tonight.

Sherwood warns Grealish over Aston Villa form

The youngster has opted to play for England over the Republic of Ireland.

Buffon speaks out after Ballon d’Or snub

The 37-year-old has not been named on the 59-man shortlist for the award.

# reaction - Monday 28 September, 2015

Grealish chose England over Ireland for ‘commercial’ reasons – reports

The fallout from the youngster’s decision has begun.

# reaction - Sunday 27 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here’s how people reacted to Ray D’Arcy’s new show last night Soft Mickeys

Here’s how people reacted to Ray D’Arcy’s new show last night

It had Tommy Tiernan and WHEATUS. Hmmm.

# reaction - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Brendan Rodgers hits out at ‘hysteria’ surrounding his job

The Reds boss hit out at the talk around the club put praised his players for their hard work.

# reaction - Saturday 19 September, 2015

Brian Kerr and 7 other people who were NOT impressed with Costa’s antics today

Rio Ferdinand branded the Chelsea striker a “petulant baby” for his behaviour.

‘I don’t know where you see controversy’ – Defiant Mourinho defends Chelsea

The Potuguese manager claimed that “emotional control” was an important part of his side’s win today.

# reaction - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

Steven Gerrard lawyers deny racism allegations

Lawyers representing the former Liverpool captain have denied the claims attributed to his former team mate.

# reaction - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

‘Five years for smoking a natural plant… then all the juice heads get a slap on the wrist’

Nick Diaz’s five-year ban has been widely criticised.

# reaction - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

O’Neill says Ireland must be better, suggests ‘expectation’ may have gotten to players

The Ireland boss also explained his decision to replace record goalscorer Robbie Keane at half-time.

# reaction - Sunday 6 September, 2015

‘There’s a talented bunch of players still here and we’re here for a long time’

TJ Reid reflects on Kilkenny’s All-Ireland final victory.

# reaction - Saturday 5 September, 2015

‘I was very concerned about Gibraltar game’

The Ireland manager was speaking after seeing his side earn a comprehensive win last night.

# reaction - Friday 4 September, 2015

Hoolahan impresses and more talking points from tonight’s Gibraltar-Ireland clash

It was a one-sided affair tonight, but what did we learn ahead of Monday’s crucial fixture?

# reaction - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Everton prevail in 8-goal thriller as Martinez slams Stones ‘circus’

The wantaway defender started for the Toffees this evening.

# reaction - Monday 24 August, 2015

Usain Bolt win reverberates in anti-doping fight

“We build people up to break them down, that’s just human nature.”

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