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#defender

# defender - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Man United agree deal worth €89 million for Leicester defender Maguire - reports

The Foxes had been holding out for the mammoth transfer fee as Solskjaer’s squad conitues to take shape.

# defender - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Pochettino rues Tottenham defender's omission 'mistake'

Juan Foyth was left out of their Champions League squad as Spurs have 20 non-locally trained’ players.

# defender - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

'I'm at the stage in my career where I want to be winning medals': St Pat's complete deal for Waterford defender Webbie This post contains videos

'I'm at the stage in my career where I want to be winning medals': St Pat's complete deal for Waterford defender

Dubliner David Webster has agreed to join St Patrick’s Athletic following one season at the RSC.

# defender - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Former Liverpool defender Coates saves team-mate's life after goalkeeper knocked unconscious Portugal This post contains videos

Former Liverpool defender Coates saves team-mate's life after goalkeeper knocked unconscious

The 28-year-old prevented team-mate Romain Salin from choking after the goalkeeper collided with his post.

# defender - Monday 30 July, 2018

French defender bids farewell to Barcelona ahead of €25m Everton move

Lucas Digne is on his way to the Toffees after finding a struggling to nail down a regular starting berth at the Catalan giants.

# defender - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'I'm one of the greatest minds in football and I'm being wasted because of a lack of experience'

Sol Campbell says he is being unfairly overlooked for jobs in football.

# defender - Monday 13 November, 2017

Cork City's recruitment drive continues with the capture of Candystripes defender

Aaron Barry is the latest player to sign up with the double-winners.

# defender - Friday 9 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Woman asks internet to help her identify man who defended her when she was groped One Of The Good Guys

Woman asks internet to help her identify man who defended her when she was groped

Kaitlyn Regehr was travelling on a London bus when the incident occurred.

# defender - Friday 18 September, 2015

'It's like the start of my career again' - Earls excited for RWC stage

The Limerick man starts on Ireland’s left wing against Canada tomorrow at the World Cup.

# defender - Thursday 31 July, 2014

24 of the most memorable pics from Richard Dunne's Ireland career

The Dubliner is widely regarded as one of the greatest defenders to ever wear the green shirt.

# defender - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Magpies add Dutch World Cup defender Janmaat to their ranks

The full-back signs from Feyenoord and will fill the void left by Mathieu Debuchy’s departure for Arsenal.

# defender - Saturday 24 May, 2014

PSG find spare £50m down back of the couch, buy David Luiz Sideshow Gone This post contains videos

PSG find spare £50m down back of the couch, buy David Luiz

The Brazilian becomes the latest unwanted Chelsea player to fetch a gigantic transfer fee.

# defender - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Sergio Ramos scores magnificent behind-the-goal trick-shot in training

The Real Madrid defender can be delicate when he wants.

# defender - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Richard Dunne targets promotion push with QPR after signing contract extension

The Irish defender has played 37 games for the Championship side this season.

# defender - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Carles Puyol to leave Barcelona at end of the season

The 35-year-old has made almost 400 appearances for the Catalan outfit.

# defender - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Dublin's Kevin O'Brien suffers serious knee injury in Sigerson game

O’Brien was helped off the pitch in today’s Sigerson Cup quarter-final between Dublin IT and UUJ.

# defender - Friday 8 November, 2013

Italian football legend Alessandro Nesta confirms his retirement

The former AC Milan defender is now thought to be in line to become the new coach of Montreal Impact.

# defender - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Comment: The tragic passing of Galway hurler Niall Donoghue RIP

Comment: The tragic passing of Galway hurler Niall Donoghue

The young defender had achieved a great amount in a career that that held brilliant potential.

# defender - Friday 11 October, 2013

Waterford hurling great hoping to see Passage claim senior glory

Ex-Deise defender Sean Cullinane is hoping to witness history on Sunday afternoon in Walsh Park.

# defender - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Lacey back in Donegal starting team to face Mayo next Sunday

The 2012 Footballer of the Year has been named to start at centre-back on Sunday.

# defender - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

For $100, Darren O'Dea is going to show you how to play football

The Irish defender will teach lucky Canadian youths the footballing basics later this month.

# defender - Friday 28 December, 2012

Former Czech Republic and Aston Villa footballer dies in sledding crash

Vaclav Drobny was capped two times for his country.

# defender - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

VIDEO: Aleksandar Kolarov's humourless rendition of 'Jingle Bells' Killing It Softly This post contains videos

VIDEO: Aleksandar Kolarov's humourless rendition of 'Jingle Bells'

Breaking: Premier League footballer has no musical ability whatsoever.

# defender - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

McMenamin retires from Tyrone

The long-serving defender has bowed out after 13 years in the inter-county football game.

# defender - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Eamon McGee: Driving around with the Sam Maguire in the passenger seat makes it real

The McGee brothers are enjoying their hectic lifestyle as all-Ireland winners but are seeking further improvements.

# defender - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

People are putting 2 and 2 together and getting 44 - Eamon McGee on Jim McGuinness' future

The Donegal defender can see why Celtic and Liverpool would be interested in his All-Ireland winning coach but is confident that he will stay.

# defender - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Vidic ruled out for two months

The influential Manchester United defender has had an operation on his knee and is set to be sidelined for around eight weeks.

# defender - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Dropping like flies: Doyle and Wilson drop out of Ireland squad

The FAI were hoping to call up Anthony Pilkington to replace the injured Wes Hoolahan. Problem is, he is injured too.

VIDEO: Italian football player goes on hunger strike after match-fixing claims Protest This post contains videos

VIDEO: Italian football player goes on hunger strike after match-fixing claims

Emanuele Pesoli has chained himself to the headquarters of Italy’s soccer federation.

# defender - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Foley feels 'betrayed' after axing from Euro 2012 squad

The Wolves defender insists he was fit to play against Bosnia but was told to rest until he reached the training camp in Italy.

# defender - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Low-key celebrations: Juve defender plasters jeep in three stars after league win

Paolo de Ceglie better not get stuck in traffic in Milan any time soon after the Scudetto winner pimped his ride.

# defender - Monday 16 April, 2012

WATCH: Neymar embarrasses defender with new trick

The star demonstrated his characteristic silky skills during Santos’ 5-0 win over Catanduvense.

# defender - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Past deadline: Spurs snap up Ryan Nelson from Rovers

Nothing can stop Harry Redknapp signing players, it’s a compulsion.