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#down and out

# down-and-out - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Celtic crash out of Champions League after home defeat to Ferencvaros

The Hoops have now dropped into the Europa League qualifiers.

# down-and-out - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Rangers’ Europa League campaign ended by Bayer Leverkusen defeat

The Germans were 4-1 winners on aggregate in the last-16 clash.

# down-and-out - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Munster's European campaign all but over as Racing finish over the top in Paris

Johann van Graan’s men were blown away in the final 10 minutes after an even contest.

# down-and-out - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Nine-man Ireland see U19 Euro hopes dashed by Austria

Goals either side of half-time from Chelsea academy prospect Thierno Ballo and Chukwubuike Adamu were enough to down Tom Mohan’s side.

# down-and-out - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Sorry Scotland slump to another heavy Euro 2020 qualifier defeat

Steve Clarke’s side were well-beaten by Russia in Moscow.

# down-and-out - Sunday 8 September, 2019

'We've lost so many All-Irelands here, maybe that fear just held our girls back'

Another heartbreaking decider defeat for Kilkenny but Galway were the better team, admits Cats boss Ann Downey.

# down-and-out - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Defending champion Kerber dumped out of Wimbledon in second round shock

The German was beaten by American Lauren Davis at SW19.

# down-and-out - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

'I am sorry that we let you down' - Fulham chairman Khan apologises after relegation

The London club will be playing in the Championship next season after last night’s defeat to Watford.

# down-and-out - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Whyte knocks Chisora out with a brutal left in heavyweight rematch

The British fighter wasted little time in calling Anthony Joshua out.

# down-and-out - Friday 14 December, 2018

Moynihan and O'Briain crash out of Alfred Dunhill Championship after disappointing second round

American David Lipsky leads the way in South Africa.

# down-and-out - Friday 7 December, 2018

'I feel empty because you never get used to losing. It's painful'

Alexander Cox said he is proud of his Ireland team after they bowed out of the World Cup at the hands of England.

# down-and-out - Friday 26 October, 2018

Fall sees Rhys McClenaghan crash out of World Championships

There were high hopes for the reigning European and Commonwealth champion heading into today’s qualification.

# down-and-out - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Despite bright start Bohemians bow out of UEFA Youth League with defeat to Danish opponents

FC Midtjylland defeated the home side 2-1 tonight.

# down-and-out - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Distraught Nhat Nguyen crashes out of Youth Olympics after epic quarter-final defeat

The 18-year-old lost out in three sets to Li Shifeng in Buenos Aires.

# down-and-out - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'We'll be beaten from all sides': Coutinho expecting World Cup backlash

The Barcelona star is braced for a wave of criticism after Brazil’s latest World Cup failure.

# down-and-out - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Cilic blows two-set lead to slump to shock Wimbledon exit at hands of world number 82

Last year’s runner-up was dumped out by Argentina’s Guido Pella.

# down-and-out - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Ronaldo tight-lipped on future after World Cup elimination

‘Now is not the time to talk about the future.’

# down-and-out - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Loew considers quitting after Germany's shock World Cup exit

Defender Mats Hummels said an early exit is a ‘bitter shock’ for the defending champions.

# down-and-out - Saturday 5 May, 2018

After 10 years in the top flight, Stoke City are relegated from the Premier League

Paul Lambert’s side lost at home to Palace.

# down-and-out - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Old foe Costa ends Arsenal's Europa League hopes as Atleti reach final Down And Out This post contains videos

Old foe Costa ends Arsenal's Europa League hopes as Atleti reach final

There will be no European success to end Arsene Wenger’s reign on a high, as the Spanish outfit earned a 1-0 win tonight.

# down-and-out - Sunday 22 April, 2018

O'Mahony: 'I'm tired of learning lessons... I'm tired of losing semi-finals'

The Munster captain was gutted after Munster’s latest fall in the last four of Europe.

# down-and-out - Friday 6 April, 2018

Connacht's season goes up in smoke as Keane's men slip to five-try defeat in Wales

That’s now four straight defeats for the western province.

# down-and-out - Friday 16 March, 2018

Ireland's World Cup hopes in tatters as time catches up on a golden generation

Heavy defeat to Zimbabwe leaves Ireland needing a miracle to qualify for a fourth straight World Cup.

# down-and-out - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Down claim second league victory of campaign with five-point win over 14-man Roscommon

Roscommon’s Ian Kilbride was sent off after just 15 minutes.

# down-and-out - Sunday 17 December, 2017

O'Connor: Leicester second best to a Munster side who have their edge back

The Leicester head coach didn’t, however, want to talk about the officiating at Welford Road.

# down-and-out - Monday 20 November, 2017

'The lads will be gutted' - another tough day at the office for Waterford hurlers

Ballygunner’s players suffered that losing feeling again.

# down-and-out - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Watch: Here are all the goals as Christian Eriksen's hat-trick ends Ireland's World Cup dream Down And Out This post contains videos

Watch: Here are all the goals as Christian Eriksen's hat-trick ends Ireland's World Cup dream

Denmark scored five goals without reply to qualify for next summer’s World Cup in Russia.

# down-and-out - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Ireland out-powered and out-played by Australia as World Cup campaign hits rock bottom

Australia ran riot at Kingspan Stadium as they scored five tries to inflict a second straight defeat on the hosts.

# down-and-out - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Hobbling Murray sent crashing out of Wimbledon by Querrey

The defending champion lost the fourth and fifth sets 1-6, 1-6 to exit at the quarter-final stage.

# down-and-out - Friday 7 July, 2017

McIlroy misses the Irish Open cut for the fourth time in five years

It was another frustrating day on the Portstewart links for the world number four.

# down-and-out - Friday 5 May, 2017

Ireland's rapid decline continues as they roll over at start of historic England series

A hugely disappointing day for Irish cricket.

# down-and-out - Friday 10 March, 2017

'We'll only have ourselves to blame': Rory Best laments missed chances in Wales defeat

The Ireland captain was ‘bitterly disappointed’ as Ireland’s title hopes took a beating by Wales.

Ireland's Six Nations title hopes sink after frustrating defeat in Cardiff

Joe Schmidt’s men were second best at the Principality Stadium.

# down-and-out - Monday 23 January, 2017

'A massive talent in the group that isn’t expressing itself': Kiss and Ulster left searching for answers

The northern province have now lost four consecutive games in all competitions.

# down-and-out - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Pochettino and Tottenham come under fire as they lick their Champions League wounds

Spurs crashed out of the competition with defeat in Monaco last night, and they have been heavily criticsed.

# down-and-out - Friday 8 July, 2016

The Fed Express is derailed! Raonic stuns Federer to reach Wimbledon final

He becomes the first non-European to reach the final since Andy Roddick seven years ago.

# down-and-out - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Dunne: You could see Aston Villa's downfall coming a few years back

The former Villa defender says the club may struggle to get back up from the Championship unless they make the right moves this summer.

# down-and-out - Sunday 13 March, 2016

More rain pain for Ireland as miserable World Twenty20 campaign ends without a win

John Bracewell’s side slumped to a second defeat after a six-over shootout with Netherlands.

# down-and-out - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Donaghy and Cooper return for Kerry in 16-point win over Down

Bryan Sheehan scored six points in a comfortable outing for the Kingdom.

# down-and-out - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Alan Quinlan's verdict after Munster's awful night in Paris: 'embarrassing, borderline disgraceful'

Anthony Foley’s long-time team-mate called for a root and branch review of the whole province after a dismal showing against 14-man Stade Francais.

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