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# reaction - Yesterday’s News

Mayo boss: 'Nobody died. I don’t mean that in a flippant way but we lost a game of football'

Frank Browne reflects on his side’s All-Ireland final loss, and looks to what’s next for Cora Staunton.

# reaction - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Warriors respond to Trump, confirm Washington trip will celebrate 'equality, diversity and inclusion'

The reigning NBA champions will still go to the nation’s capital in February – just not to The White House.

# reaction - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Klopp 'sick' of Liverpool's defensive lapses but insists they are 'still a good football team'

His side were dumped out of the EFL Cup by Leicester City last night.

# reaction - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Klopp: Liverpool could have won every game

The Reds’ boss says his team is showing “good shape” despite winning only two of their first five Premier League matches.

'They stood up with Nev out there and delivered. It was emotional'

Driven by the memory of the late Nevin Spence, Les Kiss’ Ulster pulled off a stunning victory last night.

# reaction - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Sevilla boss gives bizarre explanation for sending off

The manager was dismissed in the draw with Liverpool and his reasoning behind his action is a strange one.

# reaction - Saturday 9 September, 2017

'It's nice to have 10 points but the reality check will come if you think you're pretty good'

Rassie Erasmus isn’t getting carried away with Munster’s fast start to the season.

Mane incident an accident, not a red card - Klopp

Ederson required several minutes attention before being stretchered off in a neck brace.

# reaction - Friday 8 September, 2017

Hamstring issue means Rob Kearney 'unlikely' to be on the plane to South Africa

The fullback picked up the issue in tonight’s win over Cardiff, while Dan Leavy could also be a doubt for the trip.

# reaction - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

'It was one of the most difficult games in my career as a coach'

Serbia manager Slavoljub Muslin was relieved to see his side escape with a 1-0 win against Ireland.

# reaction - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

'The players are absolutely adamant we should have had a penalty'

Martin O’Neill was remaining upbeat despite seeing his side suffer what could prove a costly loss.

# reaction - Monday 4 September, 2017

Southgate has no regrets over missing out on English-born Liverpool teenager

The Three Lions cannot “fast-track” young talents like Wales’ Ben Woodburn, accoring to the manager.

# reaction - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Waterford boss McGrath 'overcome with pride' despite All-Ireland final heartbreak

“Moral victories are probably gone in Waterford. It’s so hard to get back here again.”

'These boys have been kicked every time they lost, they got lacerated'

Micheal Donoghue praised his side’s resilience and character after falling short of the title in 2012 and 2015.

# reaction - Friday 1 September, 2017

'It's a nice feeling to get that done in that fashion. I was bloody nervous before the game'

Les Kiss was pleased with his side’s performance tonight, but admits it was far from perfect.

# reaction - Monday 28 August, 2017

'A disaster if we don't get six points? I better not get out of bed in the morning'

Ireland boss Martin O’Neill rejected suggestions that their upcoming World Cup qualifiers are must-win encounters.

# reaction - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Mixed emotions for Rodgers as Celtic advance after 'game of basketball'

The Scottish champions survived a scare against Astana to reach the Champions League group stages.

'It's not the first time Ireland have done poorly in a World Cup and we've done poorly'

Tom Tierney admits this campaign has been a ‘failure’ after watching his side slump to a humbling defeat in Belfast.

# reaction - Monday 21 August, 2017

Bottled-up hurt emphatically released as Mayo show that they're 'not gone away'

Franke Browne’s side booked their All-Ireland semi-final date with Cork following a six-point win over Donegal on Saturday.

# reaction - Sunday 20 August, 2017

Cork silence the doubters for now but focus switches to 'formidable task' in their way

Ephie Fitzgerald’s side sent out an ominous statement of intent yesterday through a 24-point demolition of Galway.

# reaction - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Improvements and another deep dig, but nowhere near enough to cope with ferocious French

Ireland ended the match, and their World Cup chase, lamented another opening half in which they were second best.

Heartbroken Ireland vow to 'go again' despite disappointing change of plan

Tom Tierney’s side face Australia in the play-offs, following a defeat to France in the Pool C decider tonight.

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'First Ebola, now mudslides': Over 100 children confirmed dead in Sierra Leone

The death toll is currently at 300 but is expected to rise significantly.

Brendan Rodgers eyes Liverpool reunion after Celtic thrash Astana

The Scottish champions look destined to qualify for the Champions League.

# reaction - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

'Alexander the Great' - Press rave about Liverpool's teen sensation

The 18-year-old defender gained plenty of plaudits for his display against Hoffenheim last night.

# reaction - Sunday 13 August, 2017

'We're not making any excuses. We didn't play well and we've got a lot of work to do'

All errors made this evening can be rectified, says Ireland head coach Tom Tierney and Hannah Tyrrell.

Organisers to blame for Bolt's collapse, say team-mates

The 30-year-old 100 metres and 200m world record-holder collapsed on the London Stadium track.

# reaction - Monday 31 July, 2017

Briggs injury increases onus on playmakers and robs Ireland of priceless weapon

Captain, leader, goalkicker, playmaker: There’s no understating the blow Briggs’ injury is to Ireland.

# reaction - Thursday 20 July, 2017

'There's nothing between the teams and yet we're playing in bloody Oriel Park'

Stephen Kenny’s side came agonisingly close to overcoming Rosenborg in the Champions League qualifiers.

# reaction - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

James Rodriguez didn't have the character to succeed at Madrid, claims ex-Real star

Hugo Sanchez questioned the mentality of the Colombian international.

# reaction - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Gatty the undefeated Lions coach and more talking points after a gripping deciding Lions Test

A draw left nobody except the people behind the Lions happy.

# reaction - Friday 7 July, 2017

Djokovic shrugs off McEnroe's Tiger comparison

It has been suggested that the Serb’s slump is due to troubles in his private life.

# reaction - Saturday 1 July, 2017

50-year wait for All Black red card is over and more talking points as the Lions level up

A wet night in Wellington turned into one of the great days for the Lions.

'13 penalties is way too much' - Itoje aiming for improvement after landmark victory

The 22-year-old English star says his side must show greater discipline ahead of the series decider.

# reaction - Thursday 29 June, 2017

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'I'm choking back tears': Relief and vindication after Jobstown not guilty verdict

There was jubilation outside the court today as supporters and the accused celebrated the not guilty verdict.

# reaction - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Worryingly for the Lions, the All Blacks are only likely to get better

Warren Gatland’s men came out of the breakdown battle poorly.

Thrilling skills, the Rieko case and more talking points as the All Blacks maul Lions

The only worry for New Zealand was that Ben Smith suffered his third concussion of the season.

50-cap Toner a tower of strength and more talking points as Ireland win battle with Blossoms

It was far from the free-running rugby of the opening two Tests, but Ireland’s willingness to work was exemplified by their totemic lock.

# reaction - Thursday 22 June, 2017

'Do you think he should answer questions about issues outside the game?'

Ronaldo again refused to answer questions following his nation’s 1-0 defeat of Russia in the Confederations Cup

# reaction - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Greats of world and Irish sport congratulate O'Mahony on Lions captaincy

It’s a day the Munster man won’t be forgetting in a hurry.

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