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Dublin: 11 °C Saturday 28 March, 2015

#Take a Bow

# take-a-bow - Yesterday’s News

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.

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

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