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Dublin: 8°C Tuesday 27 October 2020

#Criticism

# criticism - Sunday 18 October, 2020

'There's two tiers in the GAA - one for the big counties and one for the wee counties'

Fermanagh football boss Ryan McMenamin was critical of the GAA as his Covid-hit side were relegated.

# criticism - Monday 12 October, 2020

'I don't understand why we're playing with yellow sliotars. It's a strange decision' - Canning

The GAA announced the introduction of the yellow sliotars on Friday.

# criticism - Friday 25 September, 2020

'You deserved a proper goodbye... not to get kicked out' - Messi criticises Barca over Suarez treatment

Having decided to remain at the club, the Argentine superstar is unhappy with how his departing team-mate has been forced to leave.

# criticism - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Gareth Bale agent criticises 'disgraceful' Real Madrid fans

The 31-year-old has returned to Tottenham on a loan deal, having left them in 2013.

# criticism - Saturday 12 September, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister' Criticism

Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister'

Varoufakis served as the Greek Finance Minister from January to July 2015.

# criticism - Friday 28 August, 2020

FAI dismiss claims of bank involvement in hiring chairperson as 'deflecting from the real issues'

FAI member Larry Bass has made several criticisms of the Association ahead of a crucial vote on reforms next Monday.

# criticism - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

'A marketing strategy for a drinks brand... And far worse' - Richie Sadlier on Champions League semi-finalists Criticism This post contains videos

'A marketing strategy for a drinks brand... And far worse' - Richie Sadlier on Champions League semi-finalists

The RTÉ analyst went where some football pundits are reluctant to go.

# criticism - Friday 17 July, 2020

Messi lambasts 'very weak' Barca after Real Madrid clinch La Liga title

Barcelona’s title challenge ended with a whimper at Camp Nou, where they were beaten 2-1 by Osasuna.

# criticism - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban Criticism This post contains videos

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban

The Offaly chairman has suggested that teams who break the rule should be removed from the championship.

# criticism - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash Backtrack

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash

The proposed branding included the use of the term Police Service NI rather than PSNI.

From TheJournal.ie 'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police Criticism

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

# criticism - Saturday 30 May, 2020

'I realised at that point that it's not a nice place to be or a healthy thing to do'

Ireland and Ulster wing Jacob Stockdale says the lockdown has been a blessing in disguise for him.

# criticism - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office

The footballer also branded the president a ‘white nationalist’.

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary

Horace Grant claims the documentary was edited to present his former team-mate in a favorable light.

# criticism - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

'Allowing millionaires on the pitch sends the wrong signal' - Bundesliga restart draws criticism

World champion rower Oliver Zeidler has branded the situation ‘a joke’.

# criticism - Sunday 17 May, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'A lot of them aren’t even pretending to be in charge': Obama hits out at US response to Covid-19 Criticism

'A lot of them aren’t even pretending to be in charge': Obama hits out at US response to Covid-19

He made the remarks during a livestreaming event for historically black colleges and universities.

# criticism - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Lyon slam French football league for 'suddenly' ending Ligue 1 season

The club feel that the decision could see the division slip further behind Europe’s top leagues.

# criticism - Sunday 19 April, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Democratic governor slams Pence claims that US has sufficient Covid-19 testing as 'delusional' Criticism

Democratic governor slams Pence claims that US has sufficient Covid-19 testing as 'delusional'

Some governors said testing capacity was far behind levels needed to avoid sparking new outbreaks.

# criticism - Friday 20 March, 2020

'Premature' to postpone Tokyo Olympics - IOC chief

He remained optimistic about holding the Tokyo Olympics on schedule from July 24 to August 9.

# criticism - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

'I was down when Galway U20s played Mayo. You wouldn’t put the mother-in-law out in that weather'

Pádraic Joyce has slammed the GAA for their treatment of the U20 and Sigerson competitions.

# criticism - Monday 9 March, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Coronavirus: Cork and Sligo cancel St Patrick's Day parades St Patrick's Day

Coronavirus: Cork and Sligo cancel St Patrick's Day parades

A number of other parades across the country have been postponed or cancelled.

# criticism - Saturday 7 March, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'Some validity' in criticism of Fine Gael Seanad candidates, says Varadkar Election

'Some validity' in criticism of Fine Gael Seanad candidates, says Varadkar

The party has 11 female candidates running for election in the Seanad.

# criticism - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

'In terms of the captaincy, it seems we're not so quick to see how good Johnny has become'

Former Ireland captain Rory Best is confident his successor, Johnny Sexton, will bounce back.

# criticism - Monday 2 March, 2020

'They didn't do their job' - Meath boss slams match officials after suffering relegation

Andy McEntee says Galway were not sufficiently punished for cynical play for their Division 1 clash.

# criticism - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Steven Gerrard disappointed with officials after Rangers edge past Livingston

The Light Blues boss thinks his side should have been awarded a penalty.

# criticism - Friday 14 February, 2020

Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea

The French defender worked with the Portuguese boss during the latter’s second spell in charge at Stamford Bridge.

# criticism - Monday 10 February, 2020

DJ Carey: 'If you ask a referee what they’re doing, they tell you where to go'

The IT Carlow manager also bemoaned the hectic schedules his players are facing at this time of year.

# criticism - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

Lionel Messi tells former team-mate to 'name names' after Barcelona dressing room criticism

The Argentine superstar is not happy with sporting director Eric Abidal.

# criticism - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'We're victims of our own success': Evelyn Cusack defends Met Éireann over Storm Lorenzo criticism Weather

'We're victims of our own success': Evelyn Cusack defends Met Éireann over Storm Lorenzo criticism

The head of forecasting at Met Éireann said the storm had been “over-sensationalised” prior to reaching Ireland.

# criticism - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

From TheJournal.ie These are Irish film critics' favourite movies of the year The Big Screen

These are Irish film critics' favourite movies of the year

It was a good year for Noah Baumbach’s Marriage story, and the Irish film Extra Ordinary.

# criticism - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Andy Ruiz Jr branded an 'elephant' and a 'disgrace'

Frank Warren has heavily criticised the fighter after he came in overweight for his title rematch against Anthony Joshua.

# criticism - Sunday 24 November, 2019

Sheffield United 'wanted it more than us' - Solskjaer

Sheffield United’s energy and drive was often too much for Manchester United to handle, concedes manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

# criticism - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Marathon says new lottery system 'gives everyone a fair chance' Criticism

Dublin Marathon says new lottery system 'gives everyone a fair chance'

Criticism of the new system claimed that seasoned runners could miss out on participating next year.

# criticism - Thursday 17 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'Jobpath Macht Frei': Condemnation after 'extremely offensive' sign placed at Cork Welfare office Jobspath Macht Frei

'Jobpath Macht Frei': Condemnation after 'extremely offensive' sign placed at Cork Welfare office

The slogan “arbeit macht frei” is known for appearing on the entrance of Auschwitz.

From TheJournal.ie 'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida Doral Golf Club

'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida

The announcement sparked immediate accusations of corruption from the opposition Democrats.

Christian Eriksen 'too slow' for Bayern Munich

Lothar Matthaus, who took in two spells with the Bundesliga giants, is not convinced by the Danish playmaker.

# criticism - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Under-performing Fred accepts Man United criticism

The Brazilian midfielder has seen his form criticised this term.

# criticism - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

'It's a shambles!' - Tottenham slammed after Bayern thrashing

Chris Waddle believes the horrible result against the German champions can be attributed to off-field issues.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach tells Dáil he goes to the dogs every Christmas, and plans to go to Shelbourne Park again this year Greyhounds

Taoiseach tells Dáil he goes to the dogs every Christmas, and plans to go to Shelbourne Park again this year

Rural TDs have criticised the suspension of promoting the sport in tourism marketing campaigns.

# criticism - Thursday 26 September, 2019

From TheJournal.ie John Major accuses Boris Johnson of 'wilfully' destroying prospects of Brexit agreement Criticism

John Major accuses Boris Johnson of 'wilfully' destroying prospects of Brexit agreement

The former prime minister said Johnson was whipping up “fear and anger” for electoral purposes.

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