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# clarification - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

'It wasn't entirely my choice. It's just disappointing' - Donegal Aussie Rules star explains 2021 absence
# Clarity
# Clarity

'It wasn't entirely my choice. It's just disappointing' - Donegal Aussie Rules star explains 2021 absence

Dec 8th 2020, 9:36 PM 8,596 Views 1 Comment

Western Bulldogs said today that Katy Herron ‘has elected not to return’ – but she claims the situation is different.

# clarification - Friday 6 November, 2020

Department of Health says priests can't be jailed for holding mass during coronavirus restrictions
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# Clarification

Department of Health says priests can't be jailed for holding mass during coronavirus restrictions

Nov 6th 2020, 11:55 AM 23,493 Views 35 Comments

A TD and a religious group claimed priests could become the target of garda investigations.

# clarification - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

WHO clarifies Covid-19 'very rare' transmission remarks
# Clarification
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# Clarification

WHO clarifies Covid-19 'very rare' transmission remarks

Jun 9th 2020, 10:27 PM 38,628 Views 32 Comments

The medic’s comments garnered criticism on social media.

# clarification - Thursday 5 March, 2020

Dortmund star shuts down reports of England call-up
# Clarification
# Clarification

Dortmund star shuts down reports of England call-up

Mar 5th 2020, 11:59 PM 15,131 Views 0 Comments

Giovanni Reyna is eligible to play for several countries but he has confirmed the United States is the only option that interests him.

# clarification - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Farah explains how he came to change his account over legal supplement injection
# Clarification
# Clarification

Farah explains how he came to change his account over legal supplement injection

Mar 1st 2020, 7:18 PM 8,670 Views 14 Comments

When questioned by investigators he thought he had only been given magnesium injections until he consulted his endurance coach.

# clarification - Thursday 11 July, 2019

'First and foremost, Paddy is a good rugby player' - London Irish head coach Kiss defends Jackson signing
# Clarification
# Clarification

'First and foremost, Paddy is a good rugby player' - London Irish head coach Kiss defends Jackson signing

Jul 11th 2019, 3:00 PM 41,772 Views 21 Comments

The former Ulster chief also said he believed that most fans backed the fly-half joining the club.

# clarification - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

All Blacks coach Hansen rows back on domestic violence comments
# Clarification
# Clarification

All Blacks coach Hansen rows back on domestic violence comments

Jul 10th 2019, 8:35 AM 32,618 Views 63 Comments

Hansen insisted he was not ‘minimising poisonous’ effects of domestic violence.

# clarification - Monday 20 May, 2019

'This has to be clear, Johnny was not dropped'
# Clarification
# Clarification

'This has to be clear, Johnny was not dropped'

May 20th 2019, 5:07 PM 12,023 Views 59 Comments

Leinster’s message is clear: their captain was not left out of the team at the weekend for performance-related reasons.

# clarification - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'My words have been clearly misunderstood' - Bonucci rows back on Kean abuse comments
# Clarification
# Clarification

'My words have been clearly misunderstood' - Bonucci rows back on Kean abuse comments

Apr 4th 2019, 8:59 AM 5,885 Views 5 Comments

The Juventus defender said the 19-year-old should take some blame for the alleged racist abuse he suffered on Tuesday night.

# clarification - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Sport Ireland seeking 'urgent clarification' on John Delaney's €100,000 loan to the FAI
# Statement
# Statement

Sport Ireland seeking 'urgent clarification' on John Delaney's €100,000 loan to the FAI

Mar 19th 2019, 7:41 PM 35,194 Views 3 Comments

The statutory authority is seeking an explanation for a loan provided by the FAI’s CEO two years ago.

# clarification - Friday 8 March, 2019

Uefa clarify reasoning behind Man United's VAR penalty decision against PSG
# Contentious
# Contentious

Uefa clarify reasoning behind Man United's VAR penalty decision against PSG

Mar 8th 2019, 11:23 AM 9,779 Views 21 Comments

In a retrospective explanation, European football’s governing body cited the distance of the ball as the main factor in awarding the spot kick.

# clarification - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

'What I have is muscle, not fat' - Ex-Real Madrid and PSG star responds to physique question
# Clarification
# Clarification

'What I have is muscle, not fat' - Ex-Real Madrid and PSG star responds to physique question

Feb 5th 2019, 10:47 PM 14,998 Views 2 Comments

Jese Rodriguez was keen to allay any concerns about his shape upon joining Real Betis.

# clarification - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ireland international Paul McShane denies reports he has been transfer listed
# Clarification
# Clarification

Ireland international Paul McShane denies reports he has been transfer listed

Jan 9th 2019, 9:20 PM 12,891 Views 3 Comments

Injury problems have meant the Reading defender has played just four times this season.

# clarification - Sunday 16 December, 2018

NBA star Curry apologises for suggesting moon landings were faked
# Clarification
# Clarification

NBA star Curry apologises for suggesting moon landings were faked

Dec 16th 2018, 5:31 PM 5,190 Views 4 Comments

The star told ESPN he was not being serious when he made those comments.

# clarification - Sunday 19 August, 2018

'I'm happy here' - Hazard ends Real Madrid hopes as he confirms Chelsea stay
# Clarification
# Clarification

'I'm happy here' - Hazard ends Real Madrid hopes as he confirms Chelsea stay

Aug 19th 2018, 11:49 AM 4,730 Views 1 Comment

The Spanish transfer window is still open but the Belgian has revealed that he is staying put at Stamford Bridge.

# clarification - Sunday 10 June, 2018

After controversial claims, France backtrack and accept Grosso fracture was result of an accident
# Clarification
# Clarification

After controversial claims, France backtrack and accept Grosso fracture was result of an accident

Jun 10th 2018, 1:00 PM 10,054 Views 13 Comments

The try-scoring wing was smashed in a tackle by All Blacks Sam Cane and Ofa Tu’ungafasi.

# clarification - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Lukaku clarifies 'hiding' teammates comment following Champions League exit
# Clarification
# Clarification

Lukaku clarifies 'hiding' teammates comment following Champions League exit

Mar 14th 2018, 10:11 AM 13,709 Views 13 Comments

Man United crashed out of the competition following a 2-1 defeat to Sevilla at Old Trafford.

# clarification - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Sexton a doubt for Thomond as Leinster clear up confusion regarding his HIA against Exeter
# Clarification
# Clarification

Sexton a doubt for Thomond as Leinster clear up confusion regarding his HIA against Exeter

Dec 19th 2017, 3:09 PM 24,729 Views 35 Comments

Johnny Sexton has entered the Return to Play Protocols as Leinster confirm he failed HIA v Exeter.

# clarification - Monday 11 December, 2017

Taoiseach 'very happy' David Davis has clarified his remarks on border Brexit deal
# JUST TO BE CLEAR
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# JUST TO BE CLEAR

Taoiseach 'very happy' David Davis has clarified his remarks on border Brexit deal

Dec 11th 2017, 12:37 PM 15,687 Views 52 Comments

Over the weekend, the UK’s Brexit Secretary said Friday’s border deal was not legally enforceable.

# clarification - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'That was untrue': Enda Kenny corrects statement about Margaret Hassan in Dáil 13 years ago
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# Clarification

'That was untrue': Enda Kenny corrects statement about Margaret Hassan in Dáil 13 years ago

Dec 6th 2017, 7:41 AM 22,981 Views 31 Comments

Kenny had said that the aid worker who died in Iraq had converted to Islam, but corrected that statement yesterday.

# clarification - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Clarification: Jamie Hollywood
# Clarification
# Clarification

Clarification: Jamie Hollywood

Oct 19th 2017, 7:44 PM 7,870 Views 0 Comments

Correction.

# clarification - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Dele Alli insists middle finger gesture was a joke but could still face punishment
# Clarification
# Clarification

Dele Alli insists middle finger gesture was a joke but could still face punishment

Sep 5th 2017, 7:39 AM 6,948 Views 14 Comments

England’s Dele Alli has claimed that the gesture was not aimed at the referee.

# clarification - Monday 19 June, 2017

Bayern Munich rubbish Italian newspaper's report of a swoop for Ronaldo
# Clarification
# Clarification

Bayern Munich rubbish Italian newspaper's report of a swoop for Ronaldo

Jun 19th 2017, 4:49 PM 4,663 Views 20 Comments

The 32-year-old Real Madrid star has threatened to leave Spain.

# clarification - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Lionel Messi's representatives claim 'interview' was fake
# Clarification
# Clarification

Lionel Messi's representatives claim 'interview' was fake

Jan 18th 2017, 10:36 AM 8,465 Views 9 Comments

The Argentine superstar’s representatives says he never spoke to Coach Magazine.

# clarification - Monday 24 October, 2016

Katie Taylor denies reports she's back training in father's gym
# As You Were
# As You Were

Katie Taylor denies reports she's back training in father's gym

Oct 24th 2016, 3:19 PM 13,059 Views 6 Comments

The Irish boxer has rejected claims she’s returning to Bray Boxing Club.

# clarification - Thursday 17 March, 2016

World Rugby calls for explanation on why Marler wasn't punished for 'gypsy boy' jibe
# Row Rumbles On
# Row Rumbles On

World Rugby calls for explanation on why Marler wasn't punished for 'gypsy boy' jibe

Mar 17th 2016, 9:08 PM 12,999 Views 28 Comments

The Six Nations organisers have been put under scrutiny following the remark aimed at Wales prop Samson Lee.

# clarification - Monday 15 February, 2016

FAI to give Euro 2016 tickets to 'most loyal supporters'
# Clarification
# Clarification

FAI to give Euro 2016 tickets to 'most loyal supporters'

Feb 15th 2016, 5:09 PM 7,516 Views 19 Comments

Preference will be given Supporters Clubs, Season Ticket holders and Fans Direct members among others.

# clarification - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Robbie Henshaw's not Munster-bound -- Anthony Foley
# Clarification
# Clarification

Robbie Henshaw's not Munster-bound -- Anthony Foley

Feb 14th 2016, 10:22 PM 15,189 Views 12 Comments

It was confirmed that the Ireland international was leaving Connacht earlier today.

# clarification - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Fabregas thanks ex-Chelsea star for apology amid Mourinho rumours
# Clarification
# Clarification

Fabregas thanks ex-Chelsea star for apology amid Mourinho rumours

Dec 24th 2015, 10:28 AM 10,645 Views 7 Comments

The Spanish international has come in for criticism in the wake of the Special One’s departure.

# clarification - Monday 9 November, 2015

'I did not have final say on Aston Villa signings'
# Clarification
# Clarification

'I did not have final say on Aston Villa signings'

Nov 9th 2015, 6:00 AM 8,311 Views 13 Comments

Aston Villa’s owner is the man with the final say in signings, according to the former manager.

# clarification - Thursday 22 October, 2015

David Norris: I am not in favour of incest, I never have been
# Same-Sex Marriage
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# Same-Sex Marriage

David Norris: I am not in favour of incest, I never have been

Oct 22nd 2015, 1:52 PM 16,554 Views 52 Comments

The independent senator has sought to clarify remarks he made in the Seanad on Tuesday.

# clarification - Monday 19 October, 2015

World Rugby say official made wrong call at Australia-Scotland climax
# Clarification
# Clarification

World Rugby say official made wrong call at Australia-Scotland climax

Oct 19th 2015, 8:10 PM 15,539 Views 28 Comments

A statement from the organisation released this evening confirmed the mistake.

# clarification - Friday 16 October, 2015

Neymar's father confirms Man United offer
# Clarification
# Clarification

Neymar's father confirms Man United offer

Oct 16th 2015, 2:00 PM 8,459 Views 38 Comments

Media speculation had linked the Brazil captain with a possible switch to the Red Devils.

# clarification - Friday 2 October, 2015

Alex Ferguson explains 'four world-class players' at Manchester United claim
# Clarification
# Clarification

Alex Ferguson explains 'four world-class players' at Manchester United claim

Oct 2nd 2015, 8:38 PM 12,649 Views 18 Comments

The former Old Trafford boss admits his criteria was based around “creative players”.

# clarification - Friday 25 September, 2015

Neymar confirms Manchester United talks took place
# Clarification
# Clarification

Neymar confirms Manchester United talks took place

Sep 25th 2015, 12:44 PM 6,017 Views 8 Comments

The Brazil striker has revealed contact was made by the Red Devils during the recent transfer window.

# clarification - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

The Times just landed newspaper correction of the week with a howler about the Pope
# Is The Pope A Catholic?
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# Is The Pope A Catholic?

The Times just landed newspaper correction of the week with a howler about the Pope

Aug 11th 2015, 9:06 AM 5,599 Views 2 Comments

That would be an ecumenical matter.

# clarification - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Nama wants to set the story straight on the Mick Wallace allegations
# Assets Sale
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# Assets Sale

Nama wants to set the story straight on the Mick Wallace allegations

Jul 9th 2015, 8:33 AM 10,840 Views 36 Comments

It says there have been “serious errors” in how the situation is being reported.

# clarification - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

'Me ma was upset... She thought I was signing for Pat's and I hadn't told her'
# Clarification
# Clarification

'Me ma was upset... She thought I was signing for Pat's and I hadn't told her'

Jun 30th 2015, 3:20 PM 14,624 Views 4 Comments

Damien Duff has played down recent rumours linking him with a move to the Dublin club.

# clarification - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

QPR deny reports that Sandro has been deported
# Clarification
# Clarification

QPR deny reports that Sandro has been deported

Jun 16th 2015, 3:27 PM 4,639 Views 1 Comment

The midfielder missed the last three games of the season due to visa problems.

# clarification - Monday 15 June, 2015

World Rugby are clamping down on the laws ahead of RWC2015
# Straight Feed
# Straight Feed

World Rugby are clamping down on the laws ahead of RWC2015

Jun 15th 2015, 3:17 PM 7,838 Views 12 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s Ireland will have been interested observers of this set of clarifications.

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