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#High praise

# high-praise - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Seamus Coleman one of the best full-backs in the world - Roberto Martinez
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Seamus Coleman one of the best full-backs in the world - Roberto Martinez

Apr 10th 2014, 4:21 PM 6,446 Views 6 Comments

The Everton boss says you “can’t teach” the qualities that the Irish international possesses.

# high-praise - Monday 31 March, 2014

Pochettino: Lallana ranks alongside Xavi, Iniesta and Fabregas
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Pochettino: Lallana ranks alongside Xavi, Iniesta and Fabregas

Mar 31st 2014, 1:53 PM 3,993 Views 8 Comments

The Southampton midfielder is having the season of his life.

# high-praise - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

'Pick a superlative and put my name to it' - Mossy Quinn thinks Diarmuid Connolly is that good
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'Pick a superlative and put my name to it' - Mossy Quinn thinks Diarmuid Connolly is that good

Mar 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,491 Views 14 Comments

The Vincent’s attacker believes his clubmate has the world at his feet.

# high-praise - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Suarez at Messi/Ronaldo level, says Rooney
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Suarez at Messi/Ronaldo level, says Rooney

Mar 15th 2014, 12:15 PM 3,492 Views 7 Comments

The United striker also singled out his England teammate, Daniel Sturridge, for praise.

# high-praise - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Wayne Rooney impossible to replace - Moyes
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Wayne Rooney impossible to replace - Moyes

Feb 23rd 2014, 9:11 AM 3,286 Views 13 Comments

The English striker celebrated signing a new five-and-a-half year contract by sealing United’s 2-0 Premier League win at Crystal Palace

# high-praise - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Martinez hails McCarthy impact at Everton
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Martinez hails McCarthy impact at Everton

Feb 6th 2014, 4:04 PM 4,600 Views 16 Comments

The 23-year-old has made 20 appearances this season, and has formed a solid partnership with Gareth Barry.

# high-praise - Monday 3 February, 2014

'Zaha can be as good as Ronaldo,' says Cardiff boss Solskjaer
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'Zaha can be as good as Ronaldo,' says Cardiff boss Solskjaer

Feb 3rd 2014, 2:20 PM 3,425 Views 10 Comments

The on-loan Manchester United winger was superb on his Bluebirds debut after coming off the bench to inspire the win over Norwich.

# high-praise - Thursday 30 January, 2014

11 tweets that illustrate how good Andy Reid was against Watford tonight
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11 tweets that illustrate how good Andy Reid was against Watford tonight

Jan 30th 2014, 10:32 PM 11,421 Views 13 Comments

Meanwhile, substitute Simon Cox scored twice as Forest won 4-2.

# high-praise - Wednesday 1 January, 2014

Brendan Rodgers hails Liverpool's 'best win of the season'
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Brendan Rodgers hails Liverpool's 'best win of the season'

Jan 1st 2014, 8:26 PM 8,925 Views 33 Comments

The coach also reserved special praise for Luis Suarez’s performance against Hull today.

# high-praise - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Luis Suarez a 'dream' player, says Arsene Wenger
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Luis Suarez a 'dream' player, says Arsene Wenger

Dec 21st 2013, 12:58 PM 4,341 Views 17 Comments

Working as a pundit on French television, the Arsenal manager reaffirmed his admiration the player.

# high-praise - Friday 22 November, 2013

Conor Murray has emerged as a leader in the Irish team - Justin Marshall
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Conor Murray has emerged as a leader in the Irish team - Justin Marshall

Nov 22nd 2013, 8:15 AM 4,555 Views 3 Comments

The Munster scrum-half has excelled in the green jersey since crashing over for a try against New Zealand last year.

# high-praise - Sunday 10 November, 2013

Suarez in world's top three, says Gerrard
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Suarez in world's top three, says Gerrard

Nov 10th 2013, 9:04 PM 4,468 Views 40 Comments

The Uruguayan striker took his tally of Premier League goals to eight in six appearances

# high-praise - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Tony Ward likens Jimmy Gopperth to Roy Keane and Liam Brady
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Tony Ward likens Jimmy Gopperth to Roy Keane and Liam Brady

Oct 13th 2013, 5:00 PM 7,258 Views 14 Comments

The former Irish out-half was highly impressed by the New Zealander’s contribution to Leinster’s win over Ospreys.

# high-praise - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Cork selector Kingston pays tribute to 'sporting legend' Jimmy Barry-Murphy
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Cork selector Kingston pays tribute to 'sporting legend' Jimmy Barry-Murphy

Sep 5th 2013, 8:15 AM 1,215 Views 0 Comments

He also highlighted the contribution of Anthony Nash, saying there was never a temptation to bring in Donal Óg Cusack.

# high-praise - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Warburton has referees' respect - Gatland
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Warburton has referees' respect - Gatland

May 5th 2013, 11:44 AM 1,370 Views 3 Comments

The New Zealander highlighted the strength of his captain’s relationship with Craig Joubert

# high-praise - Thursday 2 May, 2013

'Hugely analytical' Matt O'Connor the ideal choice for Leinster - Ben Kay
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'Hugely analytical' Matt O'Connor the ideal choice for Leinster - Ben Kay

May 2nd 2013, 8:00 AM 2,252 Views 0 Comments

He also described how the Leicester Director of Rugby, Richard Cockerill, now seems resigned to the prospect of losing his colleague.

# high-praise - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Too good: Villas-Boas tips Bale for season honours
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Too good: Villas-Boas tips Bale for season honours

Feb 26th 2013, 12:53 PM 755 Views 1 Comment

The player has scored eight goals in his past six appearances for Spurs

# high-praise - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Brendan Rodgers: Luis Suarez is Liverpool's Messi
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Brendan Rodgers: Luis Suarez is Liverpool's Messi

Jan 3rd 2013, 1:35 PM 1,448 Views 5 Comments

The manager also played down concerns that the Uruguayan was being asked to play too many games.

# high-praise - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Ronaldo's the best player in the world, claims Karanka
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Ronaldo's the best player in the world, claims Karanka

Apr 22nd 2012, 11:13 AM 1,008 Views 1 Comment

The Portuguese star has received much praise since scoring the winner in El Clasico last night.

# high-praise - Monday 9 April, 2012

Ulster can win the Heineken Cup, says McGahan
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Ulster can win the Heineken Cup, says McGahan

Apr 9th 2012, 10:24 PM 468 Views 0 Comments

The Munster coach believes Brian McLaughlin’s team have the necessary qualities to win the competition.

# high-praise - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Like Mike: Messi is football's equivalent of Jordan, says Guardiola
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Like Mike: Messi is football's equivalent of Jordan, says Guardiola

Mar 21st 2012, 10:14 AM 390 Views 0 Comments

“There have been very few like them in history, who dominated their sport like that,” Guardiola says as Messi becomes Barca’s record goalscorer.

# high-praise - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Ferris can emulate O'Driscoll and O'Connell - Horgan
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Ferris can emulate O'Driscoll and O'Connell - Horgan

Mar 13th 2012, 10:00 AM 570 Views 0 Comments

The ex-Ireland international also said people shouldn’t get “overly excited” about the Scotland victory.