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Dublin: 16 °C Friday 22 May, 2015


# reaction - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Tearful Advocaat to decide on Sunderland future ‘next week’

After completing his mission of securing the club’s Premier League status, the manager will decide on his future next week.

# reaction - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Kevin Doyle has landed in Colorado — and here’s his first US interview

The former Wolves international joins other high-profile Irish players Robbie Keane and Sean St Ledger in America.

# reaction - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Martin O’Neill on Jack Grealish: The transcript in full

The Ireland manager explained the starlet’s reasons for declining a place in the squad.

From Simon Coveney impressed a lot of people talking about the marriage referendum last night Reaction

Simon Coveney impressed a lot of people talking about the marriage referendum last night

The programme also heard from Special Rapporteur for Children, Geoffrey Shannon.

# reaction - Thursday 7 May, 2015

‘Lionel Messi isn’t Barcelona’s only piece of art’

Luis Enrique also credited Pep Guardiola for sticking to his philosophy.

# reaction - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From This article on female politicians was “misrepresented” – not sexist, says paper Accusations

This article on female politicians was “misrepresented” – not sexist, says paper

It also focused on the posters of five male politicians.

# reaction - Sunday 26 April, 2015

‘Manchester United have opened the door for Liverpool’

Louis van Gaal believes the club have allowed their rivals back into the race for a top-four finish.

# reaction - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Connacht’s nightmare day and more talking points from a hectic Pro12 Saturday

Scarlets were the big winners in the chase for Champions Cup places.

# reaction - Friday 24 April, 2015

Curtain closing on Leinster’s season and more talking points from Ravenhill

Along with man of the match Iain Henderson, Paddy Jackson was critical to putting Ulster top of the table.

# reaction - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Ronnie O’Sullivan has responded to shoes-gate

The player thanked World Snooker Championship director Mike Ganley for his assistance.

# reaction - Monday 20 April, 2015

Rodgers insists Gerrard was ‘excellent,’ questions Liverpool’s mental strength

Aston Villa ran out 2-1 winners to reach the FA Cup final on Sunday.

# reaction - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Dubs let it slip, Waterford send a warning – 5 talking points from the hurling league semis

Cork and Waterford booked their final place on a day of drama in Nowlan Park.

# reaction - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

‘I thought April Fools’ Day was the other week’ – Preston boss on striker’s Irish links

Joe Garner is in fine form, having managed 20 goals in League One this season.

# reaction - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From Last night’s Moone Boy finale had Ireland in tears Martin Moone

Last night’s Moone Boy finale had Ireland in tears

AND Paul Rudd made an appearance.

# reaction - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Sterling isn’t leaving world superpower Liverpool – Rodgers

The star said on Wednesday that he would not address his future until the end of the campaign

# reaction - Monday 30 March, 2015

James McClean was pivotal in securing draw – Martin O’Neill

The Wigan man made a noticeable impact after coming on in the second half of last night’s match.

# reaction - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Martin O’Neill: play like that again and we can do Scotland in June

The Ireland boss was delighted with his side’s fighting spirit.

# reaction - Saturday 21 March, 2015

The greatest 6 Nations day ends with the sweetest of all Ireland’s titles

Disruptions could have played havoc on Ireland’s campaign, but they held it together throughout.

# reaction - Friday 20 March, 2015

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The most handsome referee in sport retired and people are in mourning

He was nicknamed ‘The Dreamboat’ for a reason.

# reaction - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Neil Francis defends controversial Warren Gatland comments following backlash

The Western Mail was particularly scathing, suggesting the pundit’s remarks were “an embarrassment”.

# reaction - Monday 16 March, 2015

UK media says Ireland only have themselves to blame for missing out on the Grand Slam

Here’s the reaction across the Irish sea.

# reaction - Sunday 15 March, 2015

‘That’s the world we live in’ – Rooney responds to boxing controversy

The England captain was on target as United beat Spurs today.

‘He really is something special’ – Joseph Duffy made quite an impression in his UFC debut

We’ve got ourselves another UFC superstar.

# reaction - Thursday 12 March, 2015

David Luiz apologises for celebrating against Chelsea, insists he’s friends with Costa

The two men continued their tussles from the first leg at Stamford Bridge but the defender insists there is no ill feeling.

# reaction - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

‘No pressure’ on Martin Keown’s son after decision to declare for Ireland

The 19-year-old defender has opted to diverge from his father by declaring allegiance to the Boys in Green.

‘I do what makes me happy’ – Fabregas plays down casino visit with Messi

The Spaniard was pictured at an exclusive Mayfair venue along with the Argentina superstar and their partners.

# reaction - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

‘I just kept telling myself the yips weren’t back again’ – Harrington on his Honda Classic triumph

“As much as I was struggling, I still would choose myself to read that putt and hit that putt.”

# reaction - Monday 2 March, 2015

‘Sexton can deliver that World Cup’ – How the English media reacted to Ireland’s win

The opposition’s journalists were impressed by what they saw from the home side yesterday.

‘I found that mental edge I’ve been lacking’ – Pádraig Harrington

The Dubliner also said that a previous win at the Indonesia Open back in December helped improve his confidence substantially.

6 talking points as Ireland take control of the 6 Nations after win over England

Joe Schmidt’s men were in imperious form against England as they extended their winning run to 10 games.

# reaction - Sunday 1 March, 2015

You might be surprised by who Jose Mourinho chose as man-of-the-match today

The Chelsea manager paid tribute to the players left out today.

# reaction - Saturday 28 February, 2015

Hughes angry after Stephen Ireland left needing ‘12-15 stitches’ following Hull game

Peter Crouch netted the only goal of a drab affair at the Britannia Stadium.

# reaction - Monday 23 February, 2015

Luis Enrique ‘not interested’ in Messi and Pique’s night at the casino

The Barca boss claims he has no desire to engage in “gossip” ahead of his side’s clash at Manchester City.

# reaction - Saturday 21 February, 2015

‘Leinster must get better’ insists O’Connor

The Blues’ head coach insists his side need to improve after their win over Zebre.

# reaction - Friday 20 February, 2015

Mourinho ‘ashamed’ and Abramovich ‘disgusted’ by Paris Metro incident

The Blues boss insisted the infamous group of fans were not representative of the club as a whole

# reaction - Thursday 19 February, 2015

From asked to remove ‘no rent allowance’ filter from property listings New Legislation asked to remove ‘no rent allowance’ filter from property listings

It followed a request from Government,

# reaction - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

From A catastrophe waiting to happen? A child could die from allergies while in school EpiPen

A catastrophe waiting to happen? A child could die from allergies while in school

1 in 5 anaphylactic reactions happen in school but teachers not required to administer medicine

# reaction - Monday 16 February, 2015

Joe Schmidt is a ‘magician’ – The French media reaction to Ireland’s win

There are concerns about the ‘incredible’ Johnny Sexton’s tackling technique.

JBM on Cork’s disappointing opener – ‘We made too many mistakes’

In the winners enclosure last night, Brian Cody was satisifed.

# reaction - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Ireland captain O’Connell left frustrated despite rare win over France

The legendary lock felt Joe Schmidt’s side released the pressure on les Blues at crucial times.

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