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# defiant - Today’s News

Davy Fitz: 'We’re definitely right up there with any of the best teams in Leinster'

Wexford let a victory slip at the death of yesterday’s Leinster SHC clash against Dublin.

# defiant - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'I won't take medication' - Caster Semenya

The 28-year-old was only added to the 800m start list in Doha on Thursday morning.

# defiant - Friday 3 May, 2019

# defiant - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Caulfield bats away 'unfair question' about his future as Cork City manager

A run of eight games without a win has put pressure on the man who guided City to a double in 2017.

# defiant - Monday 1 April, 2019

Sarri vows to fight as Chelsea ride luck amid fan mutiny in Cardiff

The Italian’s position looked precarious when the Blues trailed 1-0 with just six minutes remaining.

# defiant - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

'Unless I'm hurt, I'm not sitting games': LeBron determined to finish season strong despite Lakers struggles

James faces missing the postseason for the first time since 2005 – with the Lakers having lost nine of their last 12 games.

# defiant - Monday 21 January, 2019

Maurizio Sarri: I am not scared of straight-talking or player power at Chelsea

The Blues coach isn’t making any radical changes to tactics but hopes that his strong words galvanise the team.

# defiant - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

'I always knew I had the quality to play for Manchester United. I know what I'm capable of'

Adnan Januzaj believes he was not given an opportunity to display his quality under Jose Mourinho.

# defiant - Monday 25 June, 2018

'Stick to the rules you created and stick to the draw that was made' Defiant This post contains videos

'Stick to the rules you created and stick to the draw that was made'

Cian O’Neill is defiant in his stance that his side will only play Mayo this Saturday if the game is at St Conleth’s Park.

# defiant - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Ibrahimovic: Fifa can't stop me playing in the World Cup

Zlatan makes the rules.

# defiant - Friday 16 March, 2018

'I won't run away or cry': Mourinho launches 12-minute defence of his Man United record

He was speaking ahead of United’s FA Cup clash with Brighton.

# defiant - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Young: Man United haven't conceded defeat in title race

United face Crystal Palace on Monday.

# defiant - Monday 26 February, 2018

'Before being a manager, I'm a human being': Guardiola defends wearing Catalonia political symbol

Pep Guardiola was charged on Friday for donning the yellow independence ribbon, but he wore it again yesterday.

# defiant - Saturday 6 January, 2018

Stoke sack manager Mark Hughes after FA Cup misery

The Welshman had been in charge of the Potters since 2013.

# defiant - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Chris Smalling hits back at England snub

The Manchester United defender has been overlooked by Gareth Southgate of late, but he is happy with his form and fighting for a World Cup spot.

# defiant - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Moreno tells critics to 'shut their mouths' after staying to fight for Liverpool future

The Spanish full-back endured a difficult campaign last season, but insists that he never considered leaving and is determined to prove his worth.

# defiant - Thursday 27 July, 2017

From 'Who do these imperialists in the US think they are?': Venezuelan leader hits back amid protests Defiant

'Who do these imperialists in the US think they are?': Venezuelan leader hits back amid protests

The US has issued fresh sanctions freezing the assets of senior Venezuelan officials.

# defiant - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

From The Daily Edge People are rallying behind John Oliver's pitch perfect response to the London attack Gin And Tonic

# defiant - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Gareth Bale: No England player would get in our team

Ahead of their clash, Bale has claimed that no English player is good enough to make Wales’ starting XI.

# defiant - Monday 18 January, 2016

Defiant John Terry takes aim at 'lazy journalists'

The former England captain is confident he is good enough to play for “two or three more years” at Chelsea.

# defiant - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Schweinsteiger insists he has replicated 2014 World Cup form for United

“Honestly, I am not impressed by the criticism that has been brought up.”

# defiant - Friday 18 December, 2015

Aldo reiterates rematch hopes after returning home following McGregor KO

“What I’ve done in 10 years won’t be erased in 13 seconds. We will be champion again soon.”

# defiant - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

World Cup hangover no excuse for Leinster's European slump, says Luke Fitzgerald

The Ireland international says the province’s European hopes aren’t over just yet.

# defiant - Sunday 5 July, 2015

"I don't concern myself at all with criticism from the fans," insists record-chasing Pendred

He’s aiming for a fifth consecutive UFC win next weekend.

# defiant - Thursday 14 May, 2015

'I feel I have played well' - Gareth Bale insists he'll learn from this season

The Welshman spurned a glut of chances for Real last night.

# defiant - Monday 29 September, 2014

From Hong Kong protesters stay on streets despite tear gas and riot police Defiant

Hong Kong protesters stay on streets despite tear gas and riot police

It’s reported that 41 people had been treated in hospital for injuries sustained during the protests

# defiant - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From Gaza latest: Israel vows no let-up, Hamas remains defiant Death Toll

Gaza latest: Israel vows no let-up, Hamas remains defiant

About 525 rockets have hit the Jewish state since Tuesday, while Israel hit over 60 targets in Gaza overnight

# defiant - Friday 20 June, 2014

'I don't feel I need to resign' - England boss Hodgson after Uruguay loss

The former Liverpool manager felt his side would take something from the game after Wayne Rooney’s equaliser.

# defiant - Thursday 5 December, 2013

English clubs confirm split from Heineken Cup after this season

Premiership Rugby stakeholders met today to discuss their future in ERC competitions.

# defiant - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

'People want us to fail' - Jones driven by United 'haters'

The English defender insists the current Premier League champions will prove the critics wrong under David Moyes.

# defiant - Monday 9 September, 2013

'If I was John Delaney, I say Giovanni continue because Giovanni make great job' - Trap

The Ireland manager didn’t sound like a man ready to resign today.

# defiant - Thursday 3 January, 2013

'Chelsea win can help turn our season around,' says Redknapp

The QPR boss saw his side produce a shock 1-0 win at Stamford Bridge last night.

# defiant - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Contepomi will be back: “It’s not the end of the world, it’s an injury.”

The Argentina talisman says he will be back in three or four months, and is not retiring from club or international rugby.

# defiant - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Liam O’Neill stands firm on decision to help out the IRFU

With the motion going to Congress in 2013, the GAA President is keen to point out what a successful Rugby World Cup bid would do for the country.

# defiant - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

'We're going to London to win!' - Muller

Johann Muller insists that Saturday’s Heineken Cup final will be anything but a procession for Leinster.

# defiant - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Manny Pacquiao vows not to follow Floyd into jail Defiant This post contains videos

Manny Pacquiao vows not to follow Floyd into jail

The Filipino boxer has seen criminal charges filed against him by the tax authorities in his home country.

# defiant - Monday 17 October, 2011

Australia's Quade Cooper: Nobody likes me, I don't care

Quade Cooper says he ‘grew a lot of confidence’ from the abuse he took during Australia’s Rugby World Cup campaign.

# defiant - Monday 12 September, 2011

McNaughton: We will improve and 'underdogs' tag suits us

Ireland manager Paul McNaughton feels that Ireland can cause a World Cup upset against Australia, despite a poor showing against the USA.

# defiant - Thursday 11 August, 2011

From UN envoy likens London riots to Syrian unrest Crackdown

UN envoy likens London riots to Syrian unrest

Despite admitting to security force mistakes, Syria’s regime remains defiant in the face of international condemnation.

# defiant - Friday 5 August, 2011

Declan Kidney: We're playing to win against the Scots

Ireland’s head coach Declan Kidney insists his side is taking Saturday’s clash against Scotland seriously, despite there being nothing at stake.