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# setback - Today’s News


# setback - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Blow for France as Real Madrid defender ruled out of Euros

The player will be replaced by Adil Rami, the French Football Federation announced on Tuesday.

# setback - Friday 20 May, 2016

Memphis Depay left out of Manchester United's FA Cup final squad

The Dutch winger’s future is likely to come under renewed speculation after this latest development.

# setback - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Chelsea's Pedro suffers broken nose in household incident

Interim Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink is not sure how the injury occurred.

# setback - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Bad news for Stephen Ireland as he suffers broken leg at training with Stoke

The injury was suffered at training this morning.

# setback - Friday 6 May, 2016

Ireland's rivals have been dealt a big injury blow ahead of Euro 2016

The Italians are already without Claudio Marchisio for the competition.

# setback - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Dundalk's Ciaran Kilduff set for extended lay-off after fracturing bones in his back

Manager Stephen Kenny has described the injury as ‘complex and unusual.’

# setback - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Massive blow for Munster as O'Mahony unlikely to return this season

Anthony Foley is not expecting to have his skipper back in time for the remaining games of the Pro12 campaign.

# setback - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Jon Walters issues positive injury update after reports suggest he could miss the Euros

The striker was ruled out of Ireland’s recent friendlies with Switzerland and Slovakia owing to injury.

# setback - Sunday 27 March, 2016

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Those big plans for injection centres and decriminalisation could now be reversed

The warning has come from the outgoing Drugs Minister Aodhán Ó Ríordáin.

# setback - Friday 25 March, 2016

Big blow to Kevin Doyle’s Euro 2016 hopes as he’s stretchered off

The 32-year-old forward was one of the players considered a doubt for the 23-man Euros squad before tonight.

# setback - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

‘It’s an unfortunate time to get it wrong’: Ireland left to soul-search after nightmare start

William Porterfield says Ireland are down but certainly not out.

# setback - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Ireland’s most prolific striker’s Euro 2016 hopes suffer blow

The 27-year-old Dubliner has scored 19 goals for Aberdeen this season.

# setback - Friday 26 February, 2016

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Microsoft gives up on its ambitious plan to bring Android apps to Windows

Although it hasn’t given up on its plan to bring more apps to Windows 10.

# setback - Saturday 13 February, 2016

Man United slip up yet again as O’Shea puts in man-of-the-match performance

A 2-1 win for Sundlerland means the Louis van Gaal’s men wasted a great chance to close the gap on the top four.

# setback - Thursday 4 February, 2016

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Peter Mathews has been diagnosed with cancer

The independent TD said he still intends to contest the general election.

# setback - Friday 29 January, 2016

Blow for Man City’s title hopes as De Bruyne confirms extended layoff on Twitter

The 24-year-old was influential in helping City past Everton in Wednesday’s League Cup semi-final.

# setback - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

‘I could feel a dunt inside of the knee and I knew it wasn’t good from there’ – Kilkenny cruciate blow

Attacker Ger Aylward is facing a long spell on the sidelines.

# setback - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Tottenham’s unlikely title bid has been dealt a big blow

Key defender Jan Vertonghen looks set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines.

# setback - Monday 25 January, 2016

Marty Moore will miss the 6 Nations with hamstring injury

The Leinster prop picked up the knock at the weekend.

# setback - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Blow for Man City as captain Kompany ruled out with another injury

Calf injury will sideline City centre-half until early in the new year.

# setback - Monday 28 December, 2015

James McCarthy suffers setback as injury return lasts just 26 minutes

The midfielder had earlier been involved in Everton’s first goal.

# setback - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Big blow for Barca as Lionel Messi ruled out for up to two months with knee injury

Barcelona’s talisman left the field after just 10 minutes in today’s La Liga clash.

# setback - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Remember Jack Wilshere’s ‘little injury setback’… turns out it was more serious than that

The midfielder is set to undergo surgery today.

# setback - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Heart procedure means Clermont out-half Brock James to miss start of season

The Australian playmaker will be sidelined for around two months.

# setback - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

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# setback - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Three boxers move within a win of a medal, while Behan claims fourth at European Games

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for boxers Michaela Walsh and Myles Casey in Baku.

# setback - Saturday 13 June, 2015

VIDEO: Another Shaun Maloney pot shot has frustrated Ireland again

It finished 1-1, after Jon Walters opened the scoring.

# setback - Friday 12 June, 2015

McGeady a major doubt for Ireland’s make-or-break Euro 2016 qualifier

With just over 24 hours to Ireland’s crucial game, the Everton winger sat out today’s training session due to a hamstring problem.

# setback - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Hammer blow for Clare as Podge Collins sidelined for ‘foreseeable future’

The corner-forward sustained the injury in a club game on Saturday evening.

# setback - Friday 24 April, 2015

Former Sunderland midfielder sees red as Drogheda endure miserable night

Longford clinically swept the hosts aside as they recorded their third win of the campaign.

# setback - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Heartbreak as Ireland defender set to miss FA Cup final and possibly Euro 2016 qualifier

Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood says Ciaran Clark is likely to be out for the rest of the season.

# setback - Friday 27 February, 2015

Dundalk captain Stephen O’Donnell plays down fresh injury concerns

The league-winning skipper will have another knee operation on Tuesday.

# setback - Monday 23 February, 2015

England look set to be without one of their most dynamic attackers when they face Ireland

Mike Brown’s concussion has yet to fully clear up and he faces a race to be fit for the Aviva clash.

# setback - Saturday 10 January, 2015

City’s title challenge suffers a setback as they’re held by Everton

A Steven Naismith header helped the Toffees earn a much-needed point today.

# setback - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Van Gaal: Results like Aston Villa draw could cost Manchester United the title

The Dutchman says the Red Devils were the better side at Villa Park, and believes the failure to get all three points in this kind of match could prove decisive.

# setback - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Agony for Newcastle’s Rob Elliot as injury will likely keep him out until mid-January

The Irish international picked up a thigh injury in the Magpies’ game with Chelsea last weekend.

# setback - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Hope for chasing pack? Leaders Chelsea held to goalless draw with Sunderland

Jose Mourinho’s men could find no way past the resilient Black Cats, consequently failing to score for the first time this season.

# setback - Thursday 27 November, 2014

McCarthy suffers another hamstring blow as Everton earn Europa League qualification

The midfielder had to withdraw from the action on 31 minutes and was replaced by Leon Osman after the problem arose.

# setback - Friday 31 October, 2014

Rooney gets Manchester derby all-clear from Van Gaal, David Silva ruled out

The star is also doubtful for Spain’s upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier against Belarus.

# setback - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Balotelli and Lovren strike late to give Liverpool dramatic Capital One Cup victory

Marvin Emnes volleyed Swansea ahead but Liverpool fought back late on.

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