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#back of the net

# 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.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Tipp legend English steers UCD to Fitzgibbon Cup victory away to UCC

Nicky English’s side struck two vital goals to triumph.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 15 of the most Alan Partridge things to ever happen in real life Back Of The Net

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Cork hurlers go top of the table as Paudie Sull bags two goals against Galway

Jimmy Barry-Murphy’s side claimed a three-point win over the Tribesmen today at Pearse Stadium.

# back-of-the-net - Thursday 25 December, 2014

11 of our favourite hurling goals of the year

Sit back and enjoy this festive feast.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

10 of Eoin Kelly's best scores during his brilliant Tipperary hurling career

Kelly hit 21-368 during his days with Tipperary. Not bad going at all.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 3 November, 2014

The Donaghy, McCarthy and O'Grady goals from yesterday's Kerry final as Stacks celebrate

Check out the three goals from yesterday’s decider in Killarney.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

15 other great Irish goals we won't forget along with John O'Shea's strike last night

Last night’s equaliser was memorable but what are the other iconic strikes from the Boys In Green over the years.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 13 October, 2014

Delightful chip by Luis Suarez as he bags first goals for Uruguay since World Cup bite ban

The Barca striker is back in the headlines for the right reasons.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 29 September, 2014

Here's the six goals Cillian O'Connor and his brothers scored in Mayo semi-final

The O’Connor family were central to Ballintubber’s demolition job.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Collins and McGrath show how to unlock a defence for brilliant goal in Clare club game

The Clare senior duo combined for a great goal for Cratloe last Saturday.

# back-of-the-net - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Check out this brilliant Podge Collins goal for Cratloe in Clare club football match

The dual star struck this superb strike in a club game last weekend.

# back-of-the-net - Sunday 25 May, 2014

18 year-old Austin Gleeson struck this amazing goal for Waterford today

The teenager made his mark in Thurles today.

# back-of-the-net - Monday 12 May, 2014

Robbie Keane thought he'd scored an injury-time winner for LA Galaxy yesterday

But Portland Sounders hit back to dash Keane’s hopes of being the scoring hero.

# back-of-the-net - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Fennelly, Freeman, O'Rourke and Duggan caught the eye with these superb goals last weekend

It was a goal crazy weekend in the Allianz leagues.

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