# analysis - Monday 12 November, 2018
Pep Guardiola’s side have been criticised for their ignorance of Financial Fair Play rules.
The Red Devils slipped to a 3-1 defeat against their neighbours at the Etihad Stadium to find themselves lodged eighth in the Premier League table.
# analysis - Sunday 11 November, 2018
The 22-year-old second row delivered another superb performance against Argentina.
# analysis - Friday 9 November, 2018
A four-part Der Spiegel report has accused the club of knowingly deceiving Uefa and breaking Financial Fair Play rules.
# analysis - Thursday 8 November, 2018
The All Blacks loom large as Joe Schmidt named his team to face Argentina.
The reigning Serie A champions suffered a shock loss in Turin to Jose Mourinho’s side.
# analysis - Saturday 3 November, 2018
Would the US President care, and should he?
# analysis - Friday 2 November, 2018
On week when Raheem Sterling reportedly agreed a new £300,000-a-week deal, more focus needs to be put on how the sport spends its vast sums.
# analysis - Friday 26 October, 2018
The Spurs boss has led his side to their best-ever Premier League start.
# analysis - Tuesday 23 October, 2018
Louis-Benoît Madaule turned a Leinster trait against them.
# analysis - Saturday 20 October, 2018
The plan was long talked about but hit a major planning roadblock this week.
# analysis - Friday 19 October, 2018
The Red Devils are facing a formidable run of games in the coming weeks.
# analysis - Wednesday 17 October, 2018
The ultimate results manager has overseen a run of just one victory in his last nine matches.
# analysis - Monday 15 October, 2018
Martin O’Neill has some tough calls to make following Saturday’s 0-0 draw against Denmark.
# analysis - Sunday 14 October, 2018
There were pockets of empty seats for Ireland’s game with Denmark at the Aviva Stadium last night.
# analysis - Friday 12 October, 2018
Doherty in the starting XI against Denmark, a Preston duo up front and more Nations League talking points
Ireland need to steady the ship in this week’s Nations League double-header, which begins against Denmark in Dublin tomorrow.
# analysis - Sunday 7 October, 2018
Less than a year-and-a-half since the election, his presidency is floundering.
# analysis - Friday 5 October, 2018
Top-of-the-table clash: Title contenders prepare to battle as Liverpool welcome Guardiola's champions to Anfield
Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola face off at Anfield in a mouth-watering top-of-the-table clash on Sunday.
# analysis - Thursday 4 October, 2018
Murray Kinsella and Andy Dunne got stuck in with Ryan Bailey as the rugby season hots up.
# analysis - Wednesday 3 October, 2018
Professional fighter Joseph Duffy breaks down the meeting of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.
# analysis - Saturday 29 September, 2018
The President’s opponents were shown the scale of the challenge they face.
# analysis - Friday 28 September, 2018
Eden Hazard’s outstanding goal against Liverpool has many suggesting he can be the best player in the world.
# analysis - Friday 21 September, 2018
Matt Doherty prepares for Old Trafford test, Klopp eyes sixth straight win and more Premier League talking points
Liverpool take on Southampton, Spurs travel to face Brighton and Man United welcome Wolves to Old Trafford.
# analysis - Sunday 16 September, 2018
MEP Liadh N Riada has been widely tipped to be the party’s candidate.
# analysis - Friday 14 September, 2018
The likes of Jose Mourinho and Jurgen Klopp are becoming increasingly concerned about what the opinion makers say.
# analysis - Tuesday 11 September, 2018
Leinster were disappointed with how they gave up the game-clinching try to the Scarlets.
# analysis - Friday 7 September, 2018
In contrast with the Boys in Green’s largely predictable line-up, the Welsh side had a fresh look about it.
Leo wants to talk but Micheál’s not ready. Are we in for a bad break up?
# analysis - Thursday 6 September, 2018
Leo Cullen’s side will need to be much sharper when they take on the Scarlets this weekend.
# analysis - Tuesday 4 September, 2018
The42 columnist Sean Murphy takes a closer look at Dublin’s All-Ireland final victory over Tyrone.
The Ireland international was at the heart of an encouraging showing from Dan McFarland’s men.
The 22-year-old provided the assist for Dave O’Callaghan’s try at Thomond Park.
# analysis - Friday 31 August, 2018
Spurs face this season’s early surprise package Watford on Sunday, with both clubs on maximum points.
# analysis - Tuesday 28 August, 2018
Jose Mourinho’s side were beaten 3-0 by Tottenham last night to increase pressure on the embattled manager.
# analysis - Friday 24 August, 2018
The Portuguese boss turned up 30 minutes early for today’s press conference, which lasted just 259 seconds.
# analysis - Friday 17 August, 2018
The United coach has endured a difficult few weeks, owing to a lack of transfer activity and the precarious-looking Paul Pogba situation.
# analysis - Friday 10 August, 2018
The talented defender has not always been first choice under Mourinho at United.
# analysis - Thursday 9 August, 2018
Researchers are warning that recent rains do not even begin to undo months of deficit.
# analysis - Monday 6 August, 2018
Analysis: Tyrone's incredible tackling, Harte's bench power play and why they conceded the kick-outs
The42′s columnist Sean Murphy takes a closer look at the Red Hand’s win over Donegal in Ballybofey.
# analysis - Monday 30 July, 2018
The42 analyst Tommy Dunne looks back on Saturday’s epic drawn All-Ireland semi-final.