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Dublin: 8°C Wednesday 21 October 2020

#back of the net

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Dominic Calvert-Lewin continues hot streak with hat-trick in Everton’s cup win

A 4-1 win for Everton over West Ham tonight in the Carabao Cup.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 21 September, 2020

'I wanted him to go for it. He's the man, he's got the skills' - The Tipperary final scoring hero

Kiladangan manager Bryan Lawlor hailed his team after their dramatic Tipperary final success.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Ballyhale fire four early goals to win in Kilkenny while Cuala to face Ballyboden in Dublin decider

The Galway senior hurling semi-final draw was also made this evening.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

'The goalkeeper was in the Holte End and eight rows back. Everyone knew it, saw it and felt it'

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder fumed after today’s game.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 9 February, 2020

No Neymar but PSG aided by own goal for the ages in win over Lyon

A 4-2 win for Paris Saint-Germain, helped by Fernando Marcal’s truly stunning second-half own goal.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 29 December, 2019

Hat-trick for Gore as Cork too strong for youthful Kerry side in McGrath Cup

Cork hit six goals in their victory in Tralee today.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 16 December, 2019

Drama as Donaghy edges penalty shootout to secure Kerry league title Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Drama as Donaghy edges penalty shootout to secure Kerry league title

The four-time All-Ireland winner kept his composure to convert his spot kick.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 17 November, 2019

Irish striker's hat-trick helps Fowler to first A-League win with Brisbane Roar Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Irish striker's hat-trick helps Fowler to first A-League win with Brisbane Roar

Roy O’Donovan helped his side rally from 2-0 down to secure the win.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Morata scores for 6th game running at Atletico stay in touch at the top in Spain

Atletico Madrid came from behind to defeat Espanyol.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 7 October, 2019

This brilliant Ross King goal booked Laois county final place a year after serious facial injury Back Of The Net This post contains videos

This brilliant Ross King goal booked Laois county final place a year after serious facial injury

King was the hero for Rathdowney-Errill yesterday in Portlaoise.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 5 October, 2019

19-year-old Galway striker Aaron Connolly scores twice on first Premier League start

The Ireland U21 striker was named man-of-the-match at the AMEX on Saturday.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie James McClean awarded €71k over defamatory remark made by former UUP councillor Back Of The Net

James McClean awarded €71k over defamatory remark made by former UUP councillor

McClean brought a defamation action against Chris McGimpsey.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 10 June, 2019

Here are all the goals from Ireland-Gibraltar Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Here are all the goals from Ireland-Gibraltar

Mick McCarthy’s side went ahead after David McGoldrick’s shot was deflected into the net.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 6 May, 2019

Coleman 'happy to score' vital goal to help Everton end home campaign on positive note

The Republic of Ireland star helped his side to a 2-0 win over Burnley at the weekend.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

'I still don't know what I was doing to be honest. I barely flicked it, it was just pure luck I'd say'

Aaron Gillane’s brilliant goal lit up the recent hurling league final.

# back-of-the-net - Friday 15 March, 2019

Ireland skipper on target as Arsenal score huge win to cut gap on league leaders Man City Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Ireland skipper on target as Arsenal score huge win to cut gap on league leaders Man City

Katie McCabe got on the end of a perfect pass into the penalty area before finishing from close range.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Leicester's slump continues as Zaha brace eases Palace relegation worries

Michy Batshuayi was also on target in his first Premier League start for the Eagles.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Mayo defeat Leitrim in penalty shootout as James Horan's second reign gets off to winning start

A 4-1 win in the shootout at Carrick-on-Shannon this afternoon for Mayo.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

6 goals shared between Bournemouth and Watford, while Chelsea held to Saints stalemate

Elsewhere in the Premier League Crystal Palace secured an impressive 2-0 win away to Wolves.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

O'Donnell, Glynn or Lehane - what's your favourite hurling goal from this 2018 shortlist? Back Of The Net This post contains videos

O'Donnell, Glynn or Lehane - what's your favourite hurling goal from this 2018 shortlist?

It was a magical of hurling with some tremendous scores on show.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

In-form Irish midfielder inspires Preston to 9th game unbeaten

Alan Browne scored the opening goal as the Championship side played out a draw against Middlesbrough.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 17 September, 2018

Dimitri Payet fired home this stunning volley last night as Marseille jumped to second in Ligue 1 Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Dimitri Payet fired home this stunning volley last night as Marseille jumped to second in Ligue 1

A 4-0 win for the home side and a cracking strike from the ex-West Ham player.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 26 August, 2018

Cork's Cahalane scorches through Tipp defence to score wonder goal in All-Ireland U21 final Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Cork's Cahalane scorches through Tipp defence to score wonder goal in All-Ireland U21 final

Conor Cahalane took on the Tipperary defence and scored a brilliant goal after a brilliant run.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Perfect response from James McClean as Ireland winger scores his first goal for Stoke City

The 29-year-old joined Stoke at the end of July after three seasons at West Brom.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 4 August, 2018

Flying the flag! Irish trio on target on busy day of Championship openers

Preston’s Alan Browne, Milwall’s Aidan O’Brien and Nottingham Forest’s Daryl Murphy all hit goals.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 25 December, 2017

What a hit! 10 of the best goals from 2017

Stick on the kettle and remind yourself of some of the best goals from 2017.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

TJ, Aussie or McGrath - what's your favourite hurling goal from this 2017 shortlist?

The TG4 award will be announced on New Year’s Eve.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Goal machine Icardi fires Inter to top of Serie A but refuses to comment on links to Real Madrid

The in-form striker helped Inter Milan win 3-1 last night against Cagliari.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 21 August, 2017

'The full-back line are often thrown to the wolves' - Kerry's problems at the back

The Kerry boss believes his whole side must address the concession of goals.

# back-of-the-net - Friday 21 July, 2017

Problems with goal scoring have hurt Cork all year, it'll be key to their hopes against Mayo

The Rebels season is on the line tomorrow at the Gaelic Grounds.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Cork bag three goals in 21-point win over Waterford to book Munster junior final place

Comfortable for the Rebels in the curtain-raiser.

# back-of-the-net - Saturday 29 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Michael D celebrated the winning goal at a Galway United match like a hero last night Pure Joy

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Byrne hits the net twice as Dublin U21s cruise past Westmeath to reach Leinster semi-final

0-5 for Con O’Callaghan in tonight’s game in Mullingar.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Late Midleton CBS goal knocks out Harty Cup champs Ardscoil Rís to set up all-Cork clash

The Limerick school had been bidding for a 10th consecutive semi-final appearance.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 19 December, 2016

Mertens breaks 42 year-old Serie A record and scores this sublime chip over Joe Hart

The Belgian forward has scored back-to-back hat-tricks for Napoli.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 3 October, 2016

What was your favourite goal from this summer's football championship? Back Of The Net This post contains videos

What was your favourite goal from this summer's football championship?

See if you can choose a winner from this lot.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 15 September, 2016

A third goal of the season for Ireland's John Egan in the Championship last night

Egan’s 88th minute goal ensured a 1-1 draw for Brentford against Aston Villa.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Is this Galway minor's hat-trick in 280 seconds the fastest in an All-Ireland final? Back Of The Net This post contains videos

Is this Galway minor's hat-trick in 280 seconds the fastest in an All-Ireland final?

Dessie Conneely made his mark in Belfast last Saturday.

# back-of-the-net - Friday 19 February, 2016

UCD hit four goals against UL to move closer to ending 20-year Sigerson Cup drought

UCD last contested a final in 2003 and last won the title in 1996.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Fox goal proves the winner as Tipperary hold off Clare challenge

A first league win for Liam Kearns Tipperary team.

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