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# confident - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Pep Guardiola optimistic City's Champions League ban will be overturned

The Sky Blues are set to find out whether their appeal has been successful on 13 July.

# confident - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Jurgen Klopp confident intensity will not drop in behind-closed-doors matches

Players are now allowed to train in small, socially-distant sessions lasting no longer than 75 minutes.

# confident - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'I think they’re streets ahead of everybody' - Owen Mulligan backing Tyrone for Ulster championship

The retired Red Hand forward also has firm views on the style of play his former team should employ.

# confident - Monday 29 April, 2019

'Camp Nou is not a temple': Klopp will not be intimidated by Barca Champions League visit

The Reds manager is not worried about the prospect of playing in the Catalans’ stadium, which has been a fortress this year in Europe.

# confident - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Erasmus: Springboks can win the World Cup after pushing All Blacks

South Africa finished second in this year’s Rugby Championship.

# confident - Friday 13 July, 2018

'If we stopped Messi, Eriksen and Kane, we can stop Mbappe and Griezmann too'

Croatia manager Zlatko Dalic is confident of his side’s chances in this weekend’s World Cup final against France.

# confident - Monday 7 May, 2018

Mark Williams lands third world snooker title after defeating John Higgins Champion This post contains videos

Mark Williams lands third world snooker title after defeating John Higgins

Williams became the oldest champion since 45-year-old Ray Reardon triumphed in 1978.

# confident - Monday 23 April, 2018

Man City 'keeper Ederson: 'I want to score before the end of the season'

The Brazilian has admitted that he is desperate to get on the scoresheet this term.

# confident - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Plans in place to deliver Springbok success - Erasmus

South Africa’s coaches and players are aware of what they must do in the June internationals, according to Rassie Erasmus.

# confident - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Saunders 'ready' for Canelo-GGG showdown

The English boxer made a second defence of his World Boxing Organisation middleweight title against Willie Monroe Jr.

# confident - Thursday 17 August, 2017

From Irish consumer confidence hits highest level since recession Personal Finances

Irish consumer confidence hits highest level since recession

Ireland is now the fourth most confident country in Europe, overtaking the UK for the first time in almost nine years.

# confident - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Rooney: Only Messi or Ronaldo could break my Man United record

The striker left Old Trafford as the record goalscorer this summer and he cannot imagine his name being knocked off the charts any time soon.

# confident - Thursday 1 June, 2017

From Gardaí confident they will bring Michael Keogh's killers to justice Confident

Gardaí confident they will bring Michael Keogh's killers to justice

Gardaí have also said they believe they have stopped at least 20 feud murders.

# confident - Monday 22 May, 2017

From Donald Trump is the first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall Jerusalem

Donald Trump is the first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall

Trump vowed to make ‘the ultimate deal’ with Israel and Palestine during his presidential campaign last year.

# confident - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

From Trump trademarks 2020 campaign slogan: 'Keep America Great' Confident

Trump trademarks 2020 campaign slogan: 'Keep America Great'

It covers usage from bumper stickers to clothing to fundraising.

# confident - Monday 7 November, 2016

Carbery a picture of calm on his dream Ireland debut against the All Blacks

‘It’s a dream come true to play against them and to win for the first time ever.’

# confident - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

'I am unplayable' - West Ham striker Andy Carroll is feeling confident

The English forward scored a stunning hat-trick in West Ham’s 3-3 draw at home at the weekend.

# confident - Monday 29 February, 2016

'Swing Low really got rid of the nerves' - Ireland's debutants make impact

Josh van der Flier and Ultan Dillane were proud after making their Test bows.

# confident - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Lance Armstrong on the $100 million fraud lawsuit against him: 'We like our case'

The former cyclist is feeling bullish.

# confident - Thursday 15 October, 2015

IABA 'very confident' Billy Walsh's future will be resolved soon

The Irish coach has been linked with USA’s women’s boxing programme.

# confident - Friday 9 October, 2015

Letter from France camp: Les Blues incredibly confident for Ireland clash

Philippe Saint-André’s men are utterly firm in their belief they will beat Ireland on Sunday.

# confident - Saturday 25 July, 2015

'I thought I looked amazing': You'd never guess 'The Taylor Swift of boxing' lost his fight Cam Awesome This post contains videos

'I thought I looked amazing': You'd never guess 'The Taylor Swift of boxing' lost his fight

‘I would have given myself that fight if I was a judge,’ says the magnificent Cam Awesome.

# confident - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

McGregor offered to bet $3 million on the result of his UFC 189 bout

Mendes will be stopped in the second round, according to McGregor’s bank account.

# confident - Friday 3 April, 2015

Paulie's Champions Cup quarter-final prediction should make Leinster fans more confident

The towering second row is backing Matt O’Connor’s men to see off Bath.

# confident - Monday 23 March, 2015

'After 11 years as a player and this is my seventh year as a coach - I'm used to pressure'

Tom Tierney was confident of achieving success with the Ireland women’s team.

# confident - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Irish fans won't like this Welsh journalist's comments about 'lump it in the air' Ireland

Ireland play Wales in two weeks time and already opinions are flying around.

# confident - Monday 1 September, 2014

Liverpool have clicked into last season's form - Brendan Rodgers

The Merseyside club’s manager is delighted with the performances of Raheem Sterling.

# confident - Monday 14 October, 2013

Fergie remains confident over United future, gets his own street sign

“It’s a great, great football club. And I still think that a lot of our young fans don’t remember that there were bad days,” he said today.

# confident - Friday 24 May, 2013

'No one will wet their pants if we've to take penalties' - Thomas Müller

Looks like penalties aren’t going to scare Bayern Munich on Saturday.

# confident - Thursday 8 November, 2012

Europa League: Alan Pardew eager to seal Newcastle progress

The Magpies face Club Brugge in the Europa League tonight.

# confident - Sunday 10 June, 2012

Fabregas confident of historic Spain treble

Barcelona midfielder is confident his team can become the first to win three successive international tournaments.

# confident - Monday 2 April, 2012

Bring on City: Van Persie relishing Arsenal's tough run-in

The Gunners talisman believes his team can hold onto third place despite the difficult games which remain.