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#Goal Machine

# goal-machine - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Jarrett off to a flier at Brighton but 'still a long way to go' for Ireland striker

Two goals from Rianna Jarrett helped the Seagulls to advance to the FA Cup quarter-finals.

# goal-machine - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Lewandowski into the record books as Bundesliga champions Bayern move top

Robert Lewandowski helped Bayern to a 2-1 win over Union Berlin at Allianz Arena.

# goal-machine - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Ronaldo and Pjanic on target as Juventus navigate late drama against Bologna

Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Miralem Pjanic handed Juventus a 2-1 win on Saturday.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'I still can't believe it, to be honest. It's something I've dreamed of since I was a little kid' Goal Machine This post contains videos

'I still can't believe it, to be honest. It's something I've dreamed of since I was a little kid'

Prolific Wexford Youths attacker Rianna Jarrett scored her first senior international goal last night.

# goal-machine - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'He is wanted by many clubs' - PSG a possibility for €65 million Liverpool target Pepe

Thomas Tuchel is a fan of Nicolas Pepe, who scored 22 goals for Lille in Ligue 1 last season.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Brighton beat Aston Villa and Arsenal to sign prolific Belgian winger

Leandro Trossard scored 22 goals for Genk last season and becomes Graham Potter’s second signing at Brighton.

# goal-machine - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Ireland striker Barrett nets a double as Peamount United maintain top spot

The league leaders left Bishopstown with all three points with a 3-0 win against Cork City.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'You can reach 1,000 goals too', Brazil legend Pele tells PSG's rising star Mbappe

Last year the French star became only the second teenager to score in a World Cup final after Pele.

# goal-machine - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Rooney scores first MLS hat-trick to kickstart second season Stateside

The former England star registered his first three goals of the new season last night.

# goal-machine - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Ronaldo on target with 20th goal of the season as Juventus go 11 points clear in Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 18th Serie A goal of the season as Juventus beat Sassuolo 3-0 to move 11 points clear at the top of the table.

# goal-machine - Saturday 26 January, 2019

35-year-old Quagliarella equals Batistuta's 1994 record to leapfrog Ronaldo as Serie A top scorer Goal Machine This post contains videos

35-year-old Quagliarella equals Batistuta's 1994 record to leapfrog Ronaldo as Serie A top scorer

The Sampdoria veteran is in the form of his life and has now scored in 11 consecutive games.

# goal-machine - Saturday 1 December, 2018

After four years and 80 goals in New York, Spain legend David Villa to join Iniesta in Japan

Ahead of his imminent departure from New York City, the veteran striker has confirmed he will join Vissel Kobe.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Galway-born striker Connolly scores brilliant hat-trick for Brighton in Checkatrade Trophy

Aaron Connolly moved to Brighton from Mervue United in the summer on 2016 on a two-year deal.

# goal-machine - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Ireland striker Jarrett named Player of the Year after scoring 27 goals during injury-hit season

Rianna Jarrett starred during a 2018 campaign where Wexford Youths collected the WNL title, FAI Cup and Development Shield.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

16-year-old Ireland striker Troy Parrott scores for Tottenham in Uefa Youth League against PSV

The Dubliner has impressed since joining the London club from Belvedere in July.

# goal-machine - Sunday 4 November, 2018

'In PE class a fella turns around and says: lads she’s playing in the Aviva next week, so go easy on the tackles'

Ireland and Peamount United striker Amber Barrett looks ahead to today’s Women’s FAI Cup final and reflects on a whirlwind 18 months.

# goal-machine - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Tottenham striker Troy Parrott scores 27-minute hat-trick as Ireland U19s see off Faroe Islands

With back-to-back wins, Ireland are in a strong position to reach the elite phase of qualification for the Uefa European U19 Championships.

# goal-machine - Friday 12 October, 2018

Pat Hoban scores 27th goal of the season as champions Dundalk snatch three points

Stephen Kenny’s champions secured three points on the road thanks to second-half goals from Pat Hoban and Ronan Murray.

# goal-machine - Thursday 12 April, 2018

3 second-half goals key as Na Fianna see off Lucan Sarsfields in Dublin SFC

Conor McHugh, Darragh Kennedy and Sean Caffrey hit the vital strikes

# goal-machine - Monday 12 March, 2018

'I felt how most young boys would, thinking ‘F**k this, I’m not playing football’ as I thought I'd been shafted'

Derry City striker Rory Patterson talks his career in Ireland, England and Australia, the brilliance of Paddy McCourt and the return to the Brandywell.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

'Again he shows his value and what we've been missing all season' - Preston boss hails Maguire's impact

The Kilkenny native bagged the winner for Preston against Bristol City last night.

# goal-machine - Sunday 10 September, 2017

‘People think that football started in Ireland with Jack Charlton, but that’s simply not true’

Legendary League of Ireland striker Mick Leech looks back on his record-breaking career with Shamrock Rovers that included a brief period of swapping Milltown for Tinseltown.

# goal-machine - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Conor Hourihane bagged an incredible hat-trick this evening as Aston Villa downed Norwich

The 26-year-old has four goals in his last two games in the Championship.

# goal-machine - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Hat-trick from Ahern gets Limerick hurling off to good start against Clare in Thurles

Limerick advance to face Waterford in the final.

# goal-machine - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Reunited: Klaas Jan Huntelaar rejoins Ajax after nine years apart

The 33-year-old has played for Real Madrid, AC Milan and Schalke before returning to Holland.

# goal-machine - Monday 2 January, 2017

'I make them eat their balls' - Ibrahimovic hits back at critics

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has silenced his doubters with 17 goals – 12 of those coming in the Premier League since moving to Manchester United.

# goal-machine - Friday 23 September, 2016

Lack of Manchester United game-time 'frustrating' for Rashford

Jose Mourinho has only started Marcus Rashford once in the Premier League this season – a situation the striker is determined to change.

# goal-machine - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Aubameyang on the double as Spurs bow out with a whimper Goal Machine This post contains videos

Aubameyang on the double as Spurs bow out with a whimper

The Borussia Dortmund striker was his usual impressive self as the German side eased into the last eight of the Europa League.

# goal-machine - Saturday 28 November, 2015

What's the opposite of a golazo? Because Ireland's Daryl Murphy just scored one

The Ipswich striker now has six in his last three games.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

# goal-machine - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Sergio Aguero's double inspires Manchester City to eye-catching win over Stoke

Elsewhere, Southampton were held by West Ham, Pardew’s Palace earned a point against Newcastle while West Brom beat Swansea.

# goal-machine - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Fernando Torres has just scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid... this time round

And who better to score it against than Madrid.

# goal-machine - Friday 18 July, 2014

Ireland U19 striker signs professional contract with Everton Goal Machine This post contains videos

Ireland U19 striker signs professional contract with Everton

Sam Byrne spent three years with Manchester United but was released in May.

# goal-machine - Monday 13 January, 2014

VIDEO: A 19 year-old on loan from Juventus hit four goals against AC Milan last night

Domenico Berardi hit all the goals for Sassuolo in their 4-3 win in their Serie A clash.

# goal-machine - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Without hat-tricks I’d still be fighting to impress, says red-hot Cillian O’Connor

Mayo’s two-time Young Player of the Year has been in devastating form since coming back from a shoulder injury.

# goal-machine - Saturday 22 June, 2013

6 Pack: The lowdown on Cork hurler Luke O'Farrell

The 23 year-old is full-forward for the Rebels on Sunday.

# goal-machine - Friday 19 October, 2012

Thank you, Twiggy: Why the Hoops striker will be missed KOH This post contains videos

Thank you, Twiggy: Why the Hoops striker will be missed

Three-and-a-half years after arriving in Tallaght, the prolific Scot plays his final home game tonight.

# goal-machine - Friday 5 November, 2010

After another hat-trick here's Steven Gerrard's best goals

The Anfield captain hit a quick-fire treble against Napoli last night. What are your favourite Steve G moments?