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#Blunder

# blunder - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

England manager 'Gary' Southgate receives apology from Jose Mourinho
# Blunder
# Blunder

England manager 'Gary' Southgate receives apology from Jose Mourinho

Oct 7th 2020, 9:51 PM 18,392 Views 4 Comments

Southgate and the Tottenham boss engaged in a back-and-forth exchange via press conferences last week.

# blunder - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Wales teen Matondo angers Schalke by wearing Borussia Dortmund shirt
# Blunder
# Blunder

Wales teen Matondo angers Schalke by wearing Borussia Dortmund shirt

Jul 15th 2020, 10:16 AM 8,225 Views 2 Comments

The 19-year-old was pictured in a Dortmund jersey bearing the name of England winger Jadon Sancho.

# blunder - Sunday 6 August, 2017

'Courtois one of the best penalty takers': Conte defends wild miss
# Blunder
# Blunder

'Courtois one of the best penalty takers': Conte defends wild miss

Aug 6th 2017, 7:46 PM 12,539 Views 11 Comments

The Belgian took Chelsea’s second penalty but fluffed his lines at Wembley.

# blunder - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Another Joe Hart blunder costs Torino in Serie A
# Oops
# Oops

Another Joe Hart blunder costs Torino in Serie A

Oct 26th 2016, 10:25 PM 13,593 Views 10 Comments

The English international was at fault as Inter picked up all three points this evening.

# blunder - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Donald Trump's campaign manager charged with battery of female reporter
# Corey Lewandowski
From TheJournal.ie
# Corey Lewandowski

Donald Trump's campaign manager charged with battery of female reporter

Mar 29th 2016, 10:06 PM 31,274 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at a Trump event earlier this month.

# blunder - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

EA Sports apologise to Muslim UFC star Khabib for portraying him as a Christian
# Blunder
# Blunder

EA Sports apologise to Muslim UFC star Khabib for portraying him as a Christian

Mar 22nd 2016, 3:16 PM 11,823 Views 11 Comments

Nurmagomedov’s celebration in the UFC 2 video game shows him blessing himself in the octagon.

# blunder - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Epic fail! Owen Farrell goes to celebrate a try but fumbles the ball before dotting down
# Premature Celebration
# Premature Celebration

Epic fail! Owen Farrell goes to celebrate a try but fumbles the ball before dotting down

Jan 23rd 2016, 3:58 PM 21,621 Views 28 Comments

An embarrassing blunder from the Saracens out-half.

# blunder - Friday 15 January, 2016

David Forde didn't do himself any favours with this costly blunder for Millwall last night
# Blunder
# Blunder

David Forde didn't do himself any favours with this costly blunder for Millwall last night

Jan 15th 2016, 8:32 AM 5,376 Views 5 Comments

It could cost his side a place at Wembley.

# blunder - Friday 20 November, 2015

The Huffington Post just made a horrible blunder involving Zayn Malik and ISIS
# Screens
From The Daily Edge
# Screens

The Huffington Post just made a horrible blunder involving Zayn Malik and ISIS

Nov 20th 2015, 7:35 PM 6,848 Views 2 Comments

Ah HERE.

# blunder - Sunday 25 October, 2015

'Men against boys' - PA system delivers harsh verdict on Bournemouth's display
# Blunder
# Blunder

'Men against boys' - PA system delivers harsh verdict on Bournemouth's display

Oct 25th 2015, 4:47 PM 13,013 Views 6 Comments

Harry Kane scored a hat-trick as Tottenham ran riot.

# blunder - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Mexican striker scores most bizarre goal of his career after embarrassing goalkeeping howler
# Calamity
# Calamity

Mexican striker scores most bizarre goal of his career after embarrassing goalkeeping howler

Sep 23rd 2015, 6:30 PM 11,363 Views 5 Comments

Shambolic stuff from Zacaptepec stopper Javier Caso.

# blunder - Monday 15 June, 2015

Would you look at the state of this defending by David Luiz?!
# Oops
# Oops

Would you look at the state of this defending by David Luiz?!

Jun 15th 2015, 12:51 PM 7,900 Views 17 Comments

Brazil still managed to overturn the deficit and beat Peru 2-1.

# blunder - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Mayor winds up Irish community so much he makes NY Post front page
# Bad Move
From TheJournal.ie
# Bad Move

Mayor winds up Irish community so much he makes NY Post front page

Mar 10th 2015, 2:05 PM 27,071 Views 29 Comments

Blasio was a half hour late and had boycotted the parade last year because he mistakenly thought it excluded LGBT groups.

# blunder - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

If you think Mignolet's was bad, check out this piece of shambolic goalkeeping
# Blunder
# Blunder

If you think Mignolet's was bad, check out this piece of shambolic goalkeeping

Nov 26th 2014, 8:26 PM 3,432 Views 1 Comment

Olympiakos stopper Roberto, shield your eyes now.

# blunder - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Wayne Rooney has doubled United's lead at the Emirates
# Blunder
# Blunder

Wayne Rooney has doubled United's lead at the Emirates

Nov 22nd 2014, 7:05 PM 5,020 Views 4 Comments

Another weak effort from Arsenal against a big team.

# blunder - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Forget the Champions Cup, this 'own try' could have huge repercussions* in world rugby
# Blunder
# Blunder

Forget the Champions Cup, this 'own try' could have huge repercussions* in world rugby

Oct 16th 2014, 2:29 PM 8,801 Views 3 Comments

*Or the video ref might be a little colour blind.

# blunder - Thursday 26 June, 2014

BBC subtitle blunder tells viewers to 'prepare for rape' at Glastonbury
# Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Fail

BBC subtitle blunder tells viewers to 'prepare for rape' at Glastonbury

Jun 26th 2014, 2:19 PM 3,055 Views 2 Comments

Oh. Oh no.

# blunder - Sunday 13 April, 2014

BBC News accidentally says Prince William was in the IRA
# Ouch
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch

BBC News accidentally says Prince William was in the IRA

Apr 13th 2014, 3:47 PM 4,879 Views 0 Comments

I say!

# blunder - Thursday 3 April, 2014

VIDEO: It's four years today since this classic Chris Kamara blunder
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

VIDEO: It's four years today since this classic Chris Kamara blunder

Apr 3rd 2014, 6:39 PM 16,077 Views 9 Comments

Where were you for our generation’s Kennedy moment?

# blunder - Sunday 16 March, 2014

Oops! There was a mistake in last year's Junior Cert science paper...and engineers are not happy
# Dumbing Down
From TheJournal.ie
# Dumbing Down

Oops! There was a mistake in last year's Junior Cert science paper...and engineers are not happy

Mar 16th 2014, 8:15 AM 32,778 Views 52 Comments

The State Examiner admitted the incorrect photo was used in the Physics section, but said it had no affect on students’ answers.

# blunder - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Revenue to repay thousands of homeowners in property tax blunder
# Refund
From TheJournal.ie
# Refund

Revenue to repay thousands of homeowners in property tax blunder

Nov 9th 2013, 11:43 AM 36,675 Views 78 Comments

Sloppy wording of the legislation has resulted in thousands of homeowners getting off the hook from the property tax.

# blunder - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

This hilarious own goal decided a Champions League game tonight
# Blunder
# Blunder

This hilarious own goal decided a Champions League game tonight

Oct 2nd 2013, 9:59 PM 5,333 Views 7 Comments

The lad’s missed the ball there, Bill.

# blunder - Monday 19 August, 2013

Exam body blames 'human error' for mistakes in Leaving and Junior Cert
# Mistakes Were Made
From TheJournal.ie
# Mistakes Were Made

Exam body blames 'human error' for mistakes in Leaving and Junior Cert

Aug 19th 2013, 6:55 AM 9,158 Views 19 Comments

Staff changes at the State Examinations Commission contributed to errors in the Leaving Certificate Maths and Junior Certificate CSPE papers.

# blunder - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Here's what happened with THAT error in the Leaving Cert Maths paper
# Oops
From TheJournal.ie
# Oops

Here's what happened with THAT error in the Leaving Cert Maths paper

Aug 14th 2013, 7:15 AM 19,831 Views 15 Comments

The State Examinations Commission said today that approximately 4 per cent of candidates had been impacted by the error.

# blunder - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

The worst piece of play we've seen in a while graced this Haiti v El Salvador game
# Fail
# Fail

The worst piece of play we've seen in a while graced this Haiti v El Salvador game

Jul 16th 2013, 4:44 PM 4,268 Views 2 Comments

Both lads will be disappointed with that.

# blunder - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

Lions forced to apologise over another inappropriate tweet
# Blunder
# Blunder

Lions forced to apologise over another inappropriate tweet

May 7th 2013, 7:30 PM 6,648 Views 5 Comments

They really are struggling to grasp this whole social media thing.

# blunder - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Luis Suarez gets 784 points in Fantasy Football after technical glitch
# Delirium
# Delirium

Luis Suarez gets 784 points in Fantasy Football after technical glitch

Jan 3rd 2013, 8:44 AM 3,428 Views 2 Comments

The error was later rectified and the Uruguayan was awarded a meagre but respectable total.

# blunder - Friday 31 August, 2012

WATCH: Pepe Reina has a Packie Bonner moment against Hearts
# Ooops
# Ooops

WATCH: Pepe Reina has a Packie Bonner moment against Hearts

Aug 31st 2012, 11:20 AM 1,046 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard won’t have slept too well after this howler let Hearts back into last night’s Europa League tie at Anfield.

# blunder - Friday 15 June, 2012

Medical graduates angered after HSE blunder sees internship offers rescinded
# HSE
From TheJournal.ie
# HSE

Medical graduates angered after HSE blunder sees internship offers rescinded

Jun 15th 2012, 8:35 PM 8,530 Views 29 Comments

Over 560 internship positions were offered to medical graduates on Monday only for the offers to be rescinded late yesterday evening.

# blunder - Friday 10 February, 2012

Eircom criticised by DPC over slow reporting of laptop data breach
# Security
From TheJournal.ie
# Security

Eircom criticised by DPC over slow reporting of laptop data breach

Feb 10th 2012, 9:15 AM 3,383 Views 31 Comments

Bank account details of some 550 customers may be at risk as Eircom has only now revealed a data breach that occurred last year.

# blunder - Monday 7 November, 2011

EU official hits out at Kevin Cardiff over €3.6bn accounting blunder
# Blunder
From TheJournal.ie
# Blunder

EU official hits out at Kevin Cardiff over €3.6bn accounting blunder

Nov 7th 2011, 10:44 AM 2,015 Views 30 Comments

MEP Marta Andreasen has said the outgoing Finance head is not suitable for a position on the European Court of Auditors.

# blunder - Friday 21 October, 2011

Prison officer loses the keys... to every door in the jail
# Oops
From The Daily Edge
# Oops

Prison officer loses the keys... to every door in the jail

Oct 21st 2011, 9:27 PM 1,181 Views 15 Comments

Every single lock at Birmingham prison must now be replaced after a warder mislaid his set.

# blunder - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Apple loses top-secret iPhone prototype in bar... again
# IPhone 5
From TheJournal.ie
# IPhone 5

Apple loses top-secret iPhone prototype in bar... again

Sep 1st 2011, 10:41 AM 2,573 Views 15 Comments

An employee left the unreleased iPhone 5 in a Mexican bar in San Francisco, according to tech site CNET.

# blunder - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

19-inning marathon game ends on one of the worst calls ever
# What The What?
# What The What?

19-inning marathon game ends on one of the worst calls ever

Jul 27th 2011, 3:48 PM 245 Views 0 Comments

Bad decisions are just restricted to the All-Ireland championship, you know. They’ve got umpires in baseball too.

# blunder - Monday 14 March, 2011

Whopper trouble: Burger King CEO insults British food and women
# Oops
From The Daily Edge
# Oops

Whopper trouble: Burger King CEO insults British food and women

Mar 14th 2011, 12:45 PM 2,031 Views 0 Comments

Bernardo Hees said he had few distractions from his work when studying in the UK.