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#Play-offs

# play-offs - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Scott Carson took out his anger on Bobby Zamora after QPR scored a penalty last night
# Impulsive
# Impulsive

Scott Carson took out his anger on Bobby Zamora after QPR scored a penalty last night

May 13th 2014, 6:15 AM 7,112 Views 4 Comments

The goalkeeper accidentally kicked the former England striker after conceding a goal in the play-off semi-final.

# play-offs - Monday 12 May, 2014

QPR gain extra-time victory to reach Championship play-offs final
# ARRY'S ARMY
# ARRY'S ARMY

QPR gain extra-time victory to reach Championship play-offs final

May 12th 2014, 10:57 PM 5,383 Views 8 Comments

Harry Redknapp’s side are now just one game away from a return to the Premier League.

Wigan beaten by QPR in play-offs despite glorious James McClean cross
# Talent
# Talent

Wigan beaten by QPR in play-offs despite glorious James McClean cross

May 12th 2014, 8:34 PM 6,939 Views 8 Comments

The Irish winger claimed an assist for the opener in tonight’s semi-final second leg.

# play-offs - Friday 9 May, 2014

Stalemate leaves Wigan and QPR with all to play for
# Scoreless
# Scoreless

Stalemate leaves Wigan and QPR with all to play for

May 9th 2014, 10:34 PM 5,646 Views 2 Comments

Richard Dunne and Kevin Doyle were both in action for Harry Redknapp’s side

Sexton primed to lead Racing's Top 14 play-off challenge in Toulouse
# Barrages
# Barrages

Sexton primed to lead Racing's Top 14 play-off challenge in Toulouse

May 9th 2014, 8:30 AM 3,623 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year-old is in action for the Parisians in the knock-out stages of the French league this evening.

# play-offs - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Unfortunate Kuszczak OG leaves Derby with Championship play-off advantage
# Ram Raid
# Ram Raid

Unfortunate Kuszczak OG leaves Derby with Championship play-off advantage

May 8th 2014, 10:22 PM 4,669 Views 2 Comments

The ex-Manchester United ‘keeper could do little to stop himself diverting the ball into his own net.

'We’ve had a successful season and it’d be nice to finish it at Wembley' - Stephen Ward
# Interview
# Interview

'We’ve had a successful season and it’d be nice to finish it at Wembley' - Stephen Ward

May 8th 2014, 1:14 PM 3,022 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of the play-off semi-final, Stephen Ward is hoping to fire Brighton into the Premier League for the very first time.

# play-offs - Friday 2 May, 2014

Argentina tour spots up for grabs as Ulster host Leinster in Belfast
# Shop Window
# Shop Window

Argentina tour spots up for grabs as Ulster host Leinster in Belfast

May 2nd 2014, 8:15 AM 3,068 Views 7 Comments

International places remain to be decided but more immediately, a home semi-final is on both provinces’ minds.

# play-offs - Friday 11 April, 2014

Premier League return on the cards as Dunne reaches 40-game mark for QPR
# Dunney Monster
# Dunney Monster

Premier League return on the cards as Dunne reaches 40-game mark for QPR

Apr 11th 2014, 10:52 AM 2,917 Views 0 Comments

The experienced defender is aiming to lead the Rs back to the top flight via the Championship play-offs.

# play-offs - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Chart of the Day: The coldest NFL games ever played
# Ice Ice Baby
# Ice Ice Baby

Chart of the Day: The coldest NFL games ever played

Jan 5th 2014, 3:42 PM 5,507 Views 3 Comments

Minus 25? Better make extra tea at half time.

# play-offs - Friday 15 November, 2013

Four years on from Paris and France on the verge of belated play-off heartache
# Report
# Report

Four years on from Paris and France on the verge of belated play-off heartache

Nov 15th 2013, 10:25 PM 6,224 Views 16 Comments

The French didn’t have Thierry Henry to rely on this time, as they were beaten 2-0 by Ukraine.

# play-offs - Monday 14 October, 2013

Four years after FIFA 'moved the goalposts' at Ireland's expense, France claim play-off seeding system is 'unfair'
# Protest
# Protest

Four years after FIFA 'moved the goalposts' at Ireland's expense, France claim play-off seeding system is 'unfair'

Oct 14th 2013, 6:27 PM 6,431 Views 21 Comments

The French have called for a revision of the process.

# play-offs - Monday 7 May, 2012

West Ham book place in play-off final after easy win over Cardiff
# Hammers
# Hammers

West Ham book place in play-off final after easy win over Cardiff

May 7th 2012, 6:27 PM 236 Views 0 Comments

Sam Allardyce’s side will now face either Birmingham or Blackpool in the Wembley decider.

# play-offs - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

A Pittsburgh Steeler won’t play in Denver this week because it could kill him
# Tough
# Tough

A Pittsburgh Steeler won’t play in Denver this week because it could kill him

Jan 4th 2012, 9:14 AM 790 Views 1 Comment

Safety Ryan Clark has sickle-cell trait, which restricted the flow of oxygen to his organs the last time he played in the Mile-High City.

# play-offs - Friday 11 November, 2011

History lesson: Mick’s the prince of Persia as Ireland book World Cup spot
# Remember When
# Remember When

History lesson: Mick’s the prince of Persia as Ireland book World Cup spot

Nov 11th 2011, 9:02 AM 600 Views 2 Comments

As the hours countdown to Ireland’s next play-off assignment, we continue to look back at past exploits. This time: Iran in 2001.

# play-offs - Sunday 16 October, 2011

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
# Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 16th 2011, 11:05 AM 294 Views 1 Comment

A Red Sox double-whammy, a cricket club coming straigh outta Compton and the most successful professional sportsperson you’ve never heard of: its all in our selection of the week’s best writing about sport.

# play-offs - Thursday 13 October, 2011

Poll: Do you fancy our chances against Estonia?
# Have Your Say
# Have Your Say

Poll: Do you fancy our chances against Estonia?

Oct 13th 2011, 1:19 PM 1,879 Views 27 Comments

On the face of it, Ireland received a favourable Euro 2012 play-off draw, but are we being overly optimistic with regard to our chances?

# play-offs - Saturday 16 April, 2011

Lakers’ road to repeat may go through Chicago
Live Apr 16th 2011, 9:01 AM

Lakers’ road to repeat may go through Chicago

# play-offs - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Is Rex Ryan's latest story made up?
# Big Talk
# Big Talk

Is Rex Ryan's latest story made up?

Jan 18th 2011, 3:04 PM 253 Views 0 Comments

Did the New York Jets coach exaggerate a tale in yesterday’s press conference ahead of the showdown with Pittsburgh?

# play-offs - Tuesday 4 January, 2011

Seahawks escape to victory as big losers seal post-season date with Saints
# NFL
# NFL

Seahawks escape to victory as big losers seal post-season date with Saints

Jan 4th 2011, 9:33 AM 301 Views 0 Comments

Our gridiron columnist Steven O’Rourke rounds up the last of the regular season NFL action.