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'It was clear from the first minute' - Bradley surprised by St Pats' lack of ambition in Tallaght
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# Post-Match

'It was clear from the first minute' - Bradley surprised by St Pats' lack of ambition in Tallaght

Mar 17th 2018, 7:30 AM 3,647 Views 1 Comment

After having a word at half-time, the Shamrock Rovers boss watched his side find the vital goal to seal all three points.

'I'm disappointed for the team' - Mallinder expects ban for Hartley after red card
# Sent Off
# Sent Off

'I'm disappointed for the team' - Mallinder expects ban for Hartley after red card

Dec 9th 2016, 10:43 PM 19,113 Views 30 Comments

The England captain swung an arm recklessly into Sean O’Brien’s exposed head.

'I know he meant the world to them, he meant the world to me' - Stander
# Family
# Family

'I know he meant the world to them, he meant the world to me' - Stander

Oct 22nd 2016, 4:40 PM 19,969 Views 7 Comments

Dan and Tony Foley joined the Munster players on the pitch after the win over Glasgow.

Seanie Maguire works his magic, Dundalk's fixture headache gets worse
# Talking Points
# Talking Points

Seanie Maguire works his magic, Dundalk's fixture headache gets worse

Oct 3rd 2016, 5:46 PM 3,017 Views 2 Comments

Four of the major talking points from the weekend’s domestic football action.

Jim Gavin isn't happy with the timing of drug tests - 'They may be a little over anxious to do it'
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Jim Gavin isn't happy with the timing of drug tests - 'They may be a little over anxious to do it'

May 4th 2016, 8:00 AM 18,136 Views 34 Comments

The All-Ireland winning manager has elaborated on his comments after the football league final.

'Shane has made himself an important part of this squad' - O'Neill lauds 'confident' Long
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# Post-Match

'Shane has made himself an important part of this squad' - O'Neill lauds 'confident' Long

Mar 30th 2016, 12:05 AM 4,879 Views 4 Comments

The Ireland manager also spoke about giving away poor goals and the performance of Eunan O’Kane in his post-match press conference.

A good day for the Irish boys and the Premier League talking points
# After Thoughts
# After Thoughts

A good day for the Irish boys and the Premier League talking points

Feb 13th 2016, 9:36 PM 6,434 Views 5 Comments

Louis van Gaal is on borrowed time, and Stoke’s big signing hasn’t taken long to find his feet.

'It’s the nights that you live for' - O'Neill thrilled for 'fantastic bunch of players' and 'exceptional' Walters
# Spirited
# Spirited

'It’s the nights that you live for' - O'Neill thrilled for 'fantastic bunch of players' and 'exceptional' Walters

Nov 17th 2015, 12:12 AM 5,560 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s manager also singled out right-hand man Roy Keane for his contribution throughout the campaign.

'I’m only a simple Kiwi boy' - Gatland has last laugh against Ireland
# On The Defence
# On The Defence

'I’m only a simple Kiwi boy' - Gatland has last laugh against Ireland

Mar 15th 2015, 6:30 AM 10,913 Views 16 Comments

The Wales head coach was understandably satisfied by proceedings at the Millennium Stadium yesterday.

'I'd feel confident of doing the job' - O'Brien raring to go for Six Nations
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# Tullow Tank

'I'd feel confident of doing the job' - O'Brien raring to go for Six Nations

Jan 30th 2015, 10:31 PM 6,354 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster back row got through 50 minutes of impressive action on his return from injury.

'Southampton were lucky. They came for a draw' - Van Gaal
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# Post-Match

'Southampton were lucky. They came for a draw' - Van Gaal

Jan 11th 2015, 7:43 PM 6,862 Views 65 Comments

According to the Manchester United boss, they were the better team but got punished for not putting away their chances.

5 talking points after Leinster suffer disappointing loss to Harlequins
# Big Issues
# Big Issues

5 talking points after Leinster suffer disappointing loss to Harlequins

Dec 7th 2014, 5:45 PM 16,985 Views 19 Comments

Forcing passes, a poor performance overall, Harlequins backing themselves and Madigan’s kicking.

Schmidt's Ireland are a big threat going into the World Cup - Cheika
# Old Mates
# Old Mates

Schmidt's Ireland are a big threat going into the World Cup - Cheika

Nov 23rd 2014, 2:51 PM 11,018 Views 17 Comments

The Wallabies head coach was making no excuses for his side’s disappointing defeat in Dublin.

Springboks gracious in defeat to Schmidt's 'tactically brilliant' Ireland
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# Superior

Springboks gracious in defeat to Schmidt's 'tactically brilliant' Ireland

Nov 9th 2014, 9:42 AM 9,405 Views 14 Comments

South Africa head coach Heyneke Meyer lauded the ability of man of the match Johnny Sexton.

'I didn't mention the injuries once' - Schmidt proud of Ireland's intelligence
# Smarts
# Smarts

'I didn't mention the injuries once' - Schmidt proud of Ireland's intelligence

Nov 8th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,311 Views 53 Comments

The Kiwi head coach was enthused by the excellence of Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton in the halfbacks.

'It'll be hard to sleep tonight' - Munster's Foley hurt by Edinburgh loss
# Axel
# Axel

'It'll be hard to sleep tonight' - Munster's Foley hurt by Edinburgh loss

Sep 5th 2014, 10:56 PM 8,955 Views 20 Comments

A failure to win the collisions stung the province’s new head coach.

Munster 'not in a happy place' but focus shifts immediately to Toulouse
# Defeated
# Defeated

Munster 'not in a happy place' but focus shifts immediately to Toulouse

Mar 30th 2014, 6:45 AM 6,577 Views 4 Comments

Head coach Rob Penney was disappointed by the manner in which Leinster enjoyed long periods of possession.

18 of our favourite post-match football interview clichés
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# Quip

18 of our favourite post-match football interview clichés

Mar 29th 2014, 11:00 AM 9,482 Views 2 Comments

“I didn’t see it,” “at the end of the day,” and more perennial favourites.

Penney calls for improvements after Ulster defeat
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Penney calls for improvements after Ulster defeat

Jan 4th 2014, 11:03 AM 3,776 Views 14 Comments

Munster take on Gloucester in the Heineken Cup next weekend and could have Conor Murray back to ease the growing casualty list.

'We deserved to lose' - Mourinho unimpressed by beaten Chelsea
# CRESTFALLEN
# CRESTFALLEN

'We deserved to lose' - Mourinho unimpressed by beaten Chelsea

Nov 2nd 2013, 4:31 PM 2,004 Views 1 Comment

The Portuguese coach saw his side unexpectedly lose 2-0 to Newcastle this afternoon.

3 thoughts from tonight's game between Manchester United and Chelsea
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3 thoughts from tonight's game between Manchester United and Chelsea

Aug 26th 2013, 11:33 PM 6,002 Views 27 Comments

Two of the Premier League’s ‘Big 3′ played out a 0-0 draw at Old Trafford.

Gavin satisfied with energy levels shown by Dublin
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Gavin satisfied with energy levels shown by Dublin

Aug 4th 2013, 10:58 AM 1,544 Views 1 Comment

He was keen to focus on the positives and wasn’t dwelling on the number of wasted goal opportunities in the win over Cork.

'Our response was truly magnificent' - Brian Cody
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'Our response was truly magnificent' - Brian Cody

Jul 13th 2013, 11:18 PM 3,835 Views 7 Comments

The Kilkenny manager has praised his team for showing incredible fighting spirit in Thurles tonight.

Analysis: Bayern wash away their European woes at Wembley
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# Post-Match

Analysis: Bayern wash away their European woes at Wembley

May 25th 2013, 10:23 PM 9,524 Views 28 Comments

After last season’s heartbreak, the Bavarians won a fifth European Cup title to confirm their status as the continent’s best side.

'Ireland were fortunate to get a point' - Austria reacts to late World Cup draw
# Dim View
# Dim View

'Ireland were fortunate to get a point' - Austria reacts to late World Cup draw

Mar 27th 2013, 3:45 PM 2,285 Views 8 Comments

One Austrian newspaper described how the Irish were ‘up to their necks in water’ late in the second-half.

Kidney happy with selection headache after stunning displays by McFadden and Gilroy
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# IreFij

Kidney happy with selection headache after stunning displays by McFadden and Gilroy

Nov 17th 2012, 8:25 PM 10,225 Views 13 Comments

The Ulster winger ran in three tries while his wing colleague chipped in with a double.

VIDEO: Joe Schmidt interview after Leinster's 59-22 win
# Pro12
# Pro12

VIDEO: Joe Schmidt interview after Leinster's 59-22 win

Oct 28th 2012, 5:12 PM 968 Views 0 Comments

The Kiwi coach talked to reporters about the form of Ian Madigan and Richardt Strauss, as well as keeping up with the Pro12 leaders.

We're on the bottom of that pit but there's light at the end of the tunnel - Rob Penney
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# Reaction

We're on the bottom of that pit but there's light at the end of the tunnel - Rob Penney

Oct 21st 2012, 5:29 PM 1,956 Views 2 Comments

The Kiwi coach admitted after his team’s bonus point victory that Munster are far from the finished article.

Trapattoni pleased with young players and confident Ireland are back on track
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# Clap Trap

Trapattoni pleased with young players and confident Ireland are back on track

Oct 16th 2012, 9:45 PM 8,833 Views 45 Comments

The Italian dismissed further speculation on his coaching future and proclaimed ‘a golden goal’ for Marc Wilson.

Schmidt calls on new faces to up intensity levels after Munster test
# Blue Steel
# Blue Steel

Schmidt calls on new faces to up intensity levels after Munster test

Oct 7th 2012, 7:51 PM 1,262 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster coach also claimed to have been unsighted for the Casey Laulala try that was controversially ruled out.

VIDEO: Cork are a team on the road to greater things, says Cunningham
# Tribesmen
# Tribesmen

VIDEO: Cork are a team on the road to greater things, says Cunningham

Aug 13th 2012, 3:47 PM 593 Views 0 Comments

The Galway manager is full of praise for their opponents after yesterday’s All-Ireland SHC semi-final clash.

VIDEO: 'Ulster final victory means everything to Donegal' - McHugh
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# Jubilation

VIDEO: 'Ulster final victory means everything to Donegal' - McHugh

Jul 23rd 2012, 9:00 AM 434 Views 0 Comments

The Man of the Match emphasised the significance of the win following their defeat of Down yesterday.

VIDEO: McCartan bemoans missed first-half chances
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# Interview

VIDEO: McCartan bemoans missed first-half chances

Jul 23rd 2012, 8:30 AM 225 Views 0 Comments

The manager added that Down have “six days to get ou heads right”.

VIDEO: 'Donegal win probably even better than last year' - McGuinness
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# Reaction

VIDEO: 'Donegal win probably even better than last year' - McGuinness

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:48 PM 693 Views 0 Comments

The manager was quite pleased after seeing his side gain a comprehensive win in the Ulster SFC final.

VIDEO: ‘It was a struggle but we have something to build on’ – Horan
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VIDEO: ‘It was a struggle but we have something to build on’ – Horan

Jul 16th 2012, 7:57 AM 517 Views 0 Comments

The Mayo boss also responded to the statement released by Conor Mortimer’s family after the narrow Connacht final win over Sligo yesterday.

VIDEO: 'It's early days and there is a lot to improve on'
# Munster SFC
# Munster SFC

VIDEO: 'It's early days and there is a lot to improve on'

Jul 9th 2012, 5:00 PM 419 Views 0 Comments

Cork forward Ciaran Sheehan gives his thoughts after a man-of-the-match performance yesterday.

Analysis: Unambitious French allow Spain to cruise into semi-finals
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Analysis: Unambitious French allow Spain to cruise into semi-finals

Jun 23rd 2012, 10:29 PM 5,759 Views 31 Comments

Laurent Blanc’s side lacked the precision and penetration to test the reigning world champions in Donetsk tonight, writes Miguel Delaney.

Post-match reaction: How Twitter saw Ireland v Italy
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# Twittersphere

Post-match reaction: How Twitter saw Ireland v Italy

Jun 18th 2012, 10:10 PM 1,561 Views 0 Comments

The great and the good analyse Ireland’s final Euro 2012 game as it happened.

LOI reaction: Dunne and Buckley regret missed opportunity
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# Review

LOI reaction: Dunne and Buckley regret missed opportunity

May 12th 2012, 7:30 AM 212 Views 0 Comments

The two managers were both somewhat dissatisfied following last night’s 0-0 draw between Pat’s and Cork.

GAA reaction: Counihan pleased with result rather than performance
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# Analysis

GAA reaction: Counihan pleased with result rather than performance

Apr 30th 2012, 7:29 AM 275 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, James Horan was content with his side’s recent progress, in spite of their loss today.

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