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Dublin: 4 °C Thursday 2 April, 2015

#Take a Bow

# take-a-bow - Saturday 28 March, 2015

A typically brilliant Gareth Bale brace helps Wales beat Israel

Chris Coleman’s side went top of their group, as they beat their opponents 3-0.

# take-a-bow - Friday 27 March, 2015

Barcelona star Xavi reveals his incredible memory powers

The veteran Spain midfielder needs only the slightest hints to remember every detail about goals from long ago in his career.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Harry Arter celebrated his first Ireland call-up with a stunning goal last night

Meanwhile, Wes Hoolahan came off the bench to score for Norwich.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Lionel Messi has now scored 342 goals in his last 340 Barca games

Rivals Real Madrid slipped up last night, as they were beaten 1-0 by Athletic Bilbao.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 1 March, 2015

# take-a-bow - Saturday 7 February, 2015

From Meet the Irish Air Corps’ secret weapon… Rihanna Take A Bow

# take-a-bow - Sunday 25 January, 2015

The man who ran around the world and other under-the-radar Irish athletes set for recognition

Derek Cullen, Mike O’Shea and Sinead Kane are among those nominated at the Outsider People of the Year awards.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Andy Carroll showed why he’s cost clubs over £50million in transfer fees against Swansea today

The much-lamented striker scored a fantastic goal this afternoon.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Classy late Eriksen goal keeps Spurs well in the race for fourth

A Harry Kane header had previously given Spurs the lead, before Wifried Bony equalised.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

A typically sublime bit of magic from Sergio Aguero got City back in the game tonight

Last year’s champions are currently 4-1 up against the Black Cats.

# take-a-bow - Monday 10 November, 2014

Oh nothing, just a goalkeeper bicycle kicking a 50-yard lob off the line

Matthew Cano has arguably outdone even the great Rene Higuita with this effort.

# take-a-bow - Friday 31 October, 2014

Ireland’s Jason Quigley extends unbeaten record with first-round knockout

The Donegal native remains undefeated since turning pro.

# take-a-bow - Monday 27 October, 2014

VIDEO: Ireland goalkeeper Keiren Westwood was in superb form at the weekend

The Owls have now gone seven games without a win, but will be pleased with a morale-boosting point.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 23 October, 2014

This Erik Lamela wonder goal gets better every time you watch it

The Argentinan’s Rabona put Tottenham 2-0 up against Asteras.

# take-a-bow - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Fan invades the pitch, gets shirt signed by Messi, as Argentina thrash Hong Kong 7-0

Gonzalo Higuain and Nicolás Gaitán were among the goalscorers.

# take-a-bow - Monday 13 October, 2014

VIDEO: Darran O’Sullivan’s soccer-style finish and two trademark Kieran Donaghy moments

Both O’Sullivan and Donaghy played big roles in yesterday’s Kerry semi-final ties.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Here’s the fantastic De Gea save that denied Everton a last-minute point today

The goalkeeper made a string of important saves, including stopping Leighton Baines’ penalty.

# take-a-bow - Friday 3 October, 2014

Remember this incredible Dalian Atkinson goal? It’s now 22 years old

The solo effort helped Villa earn a 3-2 win against Wimbledon back in 1992.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Gerrard curls home a terrific free-kick in Merseyside derby

Liverpool have gone 1-0 up against city rivals Everton thanks to their captain.

# take-a-bow - Friday 19 September, 2014

Two more Irish sailors qualify for the 2016 Olympics

Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern booked their places in Rio earlier today.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Ireland’s Daryl Murphy scored a stunning goal last night

The 31-year-old striker was on target as Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich beat Brighton 2-0.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

VIDEO: Clare’s Domhnall O’Donovan brings a brilliant hurling twist to the Ice Bucket Challenge

Twelve months on from THAT point, O’Donovan is still producing some magic.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 30 August, 2014

# take-a-bow - Friday 29 August, 2014

VIDEO: Former Irish underage international scores brilliant free-kick for Arsenal

The ‘next Jack Wilshere’ is in fine form at the moment.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 24 August, 2014

VIDEO: Lamela finally made his home debut for Spurs today, and he played quite well

The £30million man made a lovely assist for Tottenham’s third goal, as they beat QPR 4 – 0.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Check out this class image of Roy Keane as football hipster

The Aston Villa assistant boss has been captured beautifully by Póg Mo Goal.

# take-a-bow - Thursday 26 June, 2014

# take-a-bow - Saturday 14 June, 2014

All the goals as Campbell-inspired Costa Rica stun Uruguay

The South American side had taken a deserved first-half lead.

# take-a-bow - Friday 13 June, 2014

Five-goal Dutch overwhelm ailing Spanish

Robin Van Persie and Arjen Robben tore apart Vicente del Bosque’s hapless side.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Singapore-based player scores volley from just inside opponents’ half

Even if Fabian Kwok never does anything noteworthy again, he’ll be remembered for this.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 26 April, 2014

UCD’s Robbie Benson scored with an unreal solo effort last night

The League of Ireland has already produced a couple of Goal of the Season candidates.

# take-a-bow - Monday 24 March, 2014

# take-a-bow - Monday 17 March, 2014

Superb Ireland overcome Zimbabwe in Cricket World Cup opener after late drama

They ultimately won by just three wickets.

# take-a-bow - Sunday 16 March, 2014

This Rosicky thunderbolt inspired Arsenal to victory against Spurs today

The Gunners are now just four points behind leaders Chelsea.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Seamus Coleman hits last-minute winner to keep Everton’s faint top-four hopes alive

Cardiff had frustrated their opponents for long periods, with goalkeeper David Marshall in inspired form.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 8 March, 2014

VIDEO: Tiger Woods sinks an epic 91-foot putt at the WGC

The American’s consummate shot was the longest putt on the Tour in five years.

# take-a-bow - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Take a bow Blaise Matuidi after this goal for France against Holland tonight

France won 2-0 with Karim Benzema also on the scoresheet.

Fernandinho scored an absolute beauty as Brazil won 5-0 tonight

A much-hyped friendly between the last and next World Cup hosts lacked bite as the ‘Selecao’ exploited woeful Bafana Bafana defending

# take-a-bow - Sunday 23 February, 2014

VIDEO: Robbie Keane scores a magnificent 40-yard lob

It was one of two goals he scored in the LA Galaxy’s 3-0 victory over their reserve counterparts, while assisting another.

# take-a-bow - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Stunning Craig Gardener strike gives Sunderland FA Cup win over Southampton Take A Bow This post contains videos

Stunning Craig Gardener strike gives Sunderland FA Cup win over Southampton

It was somewhat of a drab affair at the Stadium of Light today.

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