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Soccer - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

Goals from Keane and Iwobi help Everton maintain challenge for Champions League spot
# Keep It Steady
# Keep It Steady

Goals from Keane and Iwobi help Everton maintain challenge for Champions League spot

Jan 12th 2021, 10:40 PM 4,119 Views 4 Comments

The Toffees secured a 2-1 win against Wolves to get back into the Premier League’s top four.

Pogba strike sends Manchester United top of the Premier League
# At The Summit
# At The Summit

Pogba strike sends Manchester United top of the Premier League

Jan 12th 2021, 10:24 PM 35,942 Views 81 Comments

United were 1-0 winners away to Burnley, ahead of Sunday’s trip to Anfield.

League debut for Irish U21 international McNamara as Millwall hold high-flying Bournemouth
# Making His Bow
# Making His Bow

League debut for Irish U21 international McNamara as Millwall hold high-flying Bournemouth

Jan 12th 2021, 10:11 PM 4,509 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, QPR were 2-0 winners away to Luton Town.

Irish U21 internationals on the scoresheet in EFL Trophy wins for Lincoln and Peterborough
# Wrap
# Wrap

Irish U21 internationals on the scoresheet in EFL Trophy wins for Lincoln and Peterborough

Jan 12th 2021, 9:15 PM 4,680 Views 1 Comment

Zach Elbouzedi and Jack Taylor were on target for their sides, with Aiden McGeady also making an impact for Sunderland.

Highly rated Dublin-born full-back returns to Championship club
# Hot Prospect
# Hot Prospect

Highly rated Dublin-born full-back returns to Championship club

Jan 12th 2021, 8:34 PM 12,353 Views 0 Comments

Peter Kioso is back at Luton, after a successful loan spell at Bolton.

10-man Newcastle beaten as Sheffield United finally record Premier League win
# Sharp From The Spot
# Sharp From The Spot

10-man Newcastle beaten as Sheffield United finally record Premier League win

Jan 12th 2021, 8:14 PM 4,738 Views 1 Comment

A Billy Sharp penalty earned the Blades a first win in 21 league matches.

Aston Villa and Premier League discussing possible postponement of Everton clash
# In Doubt
# In Doubt

Aston Villa and Premier League discussing possible postponement of Everton clash

Jan 12th 2021, 8:05 PM 4,381 Views 3 Comments

Villa’s Covid issues persist, having had to field a youth team in last week’s FA Cup tie with Liverpool.

Sheffield United winger joins Bohemians
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Sheffield United winger joins Bohemians

Jan 12th 2021, 6:39 PM 7,811 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Mallon has signed for Keith Long’s side.

Coleman welcomes new partnership unveiled by Sligo Rovers and Everton
# Come Together
# Come Together

Coleman welcomes new partnership unveiled by Sligo Rovers and Everton

Jan 12th 2021, 5:00 PM 18,537 Views 15 Comments

The clubs will join forces on initiatives such as marketing, coaching and pre-season training.

Parker says two days’ notice for rearranged Spurs match is 'scandalous'
# Rearranged
# Rearranged

Parker says two days’ notice for rearranged Spurs match is 'scandalous'

Jan 12th 2021, 3:01 PM 4,436 Views 5 Comments

‘It’s madness really,’ said the Fulham boss.

Ex-U21 international defender joins the Irish contingent at Bradford City
# Bantam Power
# Bantam Power

Ex-U21 international defender joins the Irish contingent at Bradford City

Jan 12th 2021, 2:51 PM 5,629 Views 0 Comments

Niall Canavan has signed an 18-month deal after the Bantams paid an undisclosed fee to Plymouth Argyle.

Irish youngster Afolabi praised for lifting the lid on 'disgusting' racist abuse
# Unacceptable
# Unacceptable

Irish youngster Afolabi praised for lifting the lid on 'disgusting' racist abuse

Jan 12th 2021, 12:51 PM 3,789 Views 0 Comments

The Republic of Ireland U21 striker was targeted on social media after scoring for Dundee on Saturday.

Ex-Shamrock Rovers midfielder Bone joins St Pat's after acrimonious departure from Waterford
# On The Dotted Line
# On The Dotted Line

Ex-Shamrock Rovers midfielder Bone joins St Pat's after acrimonious departure from Waterford

Jan 12th 2021, 11:39 AM 4,767 Views 2 Comments

The versatile 22-year-old can play in a number of positions and is excited to get going at Richmond Park.

'Some of the fans went way beyond what was acceptable... Arsène was deeply hurt'
# BTL
# BTL

'Some of the fans went way beyond what was acceptable... Arsène was deeply hurt'

Jan 12th 2021, 8:00 AM 30,471 Views 18 Comments

French journalist Philippe Auclair is the latest guest on Behind the Lines.

Soccer - Monday 11 January, 2021

West Ham remain on course for 5th-round tie at Man United or Liverpool after late winner
# BLushes Spared
# BLushes Spared

West Ham remain on course for 5th-round tie at Man United or Liverpool after late winner

Jan 11th 2021, 11:07 PM 6,669 Views 3 Comments

Republic of Ireland underage striker and former Man United schoolboy Ademipo Odubeko made his senior debut in the dying seconds of a late 1-0 win.

Irish youngster makes debut but Dubai trip comes back to bite Celtic in Hibs draw
# Disaster
# Disaster

Irish youngster makes debut but Dubai trip comes back to bite Celtic in Hibs draw

Jan 11th 2021, 10:50 PM 9,036 Views 2 Comments

Armstrong Oko-Flex, an Ireland U19 international, was sprung from the bench, but Celtic are now 21 points behind Rangers after a late Hibs leveller.

FA Cup draw sees Man United and Liverpool pencilled in for second meeting in a week

FA Cup draw sees Man United and Liverpool pencilled in for second meeting in a week

Jan 11th 2021, 8:09 PM 38,730 Views 23 Comments

The winners will host either West Ham, Stockport County or Doncaster Rovers in the last 16 after two rounds were drawn this evening.

'I am just delighted to be back' - Beattie seals return to Cork City
# Second Stint
# Second Stint

'I am just delighted to be back' - Beattie seals return to Cork City

Jan 11th 2021, 5:21 PM 8,539 Views 4 Comments

Steven Beattie helped the Leesiders to the Premier Division title in 2017.

'All of us have families who worry about us' - Real Madrid unhappy after snow chaos
# Danger
# Danger

'All of us have families who worry about us' - Real Madrid unhappy after snow chaos

Jan 11th 2021, 4:31 PM 8,316 Views 1 Comment

The dreadful weather conditions meant travel links were disrupted and they were unable to return to the capital either after the game or on Sunday.

A month away from his 54th birthday, Japan legend signs new contract
# Like A Fine Wine
# Like A Fine Wine

A month away from his 54th birthday, Japan legend signs new contract

Jan 11th 2021, 4:00 PM 15,802 Views 6 Comments

Kazuyoshi Miura is still going strong.

QPR made an 'error' letting Eberechi Eze watch FA Cup tie
# Mistake
# Mistake

QPR made an 'error' letting Eberechi Eze watch FA Cup tie

Jan 11th 2021, 3:39 PM 6,515 Views 4 Comments

The Crystal Palace winger was allowed to sit in the directors’ box at Loftus Road to watch his former club.

‘More to come’ from Tottenham's 16-year-old record-breaker
# Teenage Dreams
# Teenage Dreams

‘More to come’ from Tottenham's 16-year-old record-breaker

Jan 11th 2021, 3:13 PM 8,615 Views 4 Comments

Alfie Devine scored in the FA Cup win over Marine.

Celtic manager and 13 first-team players to miss tonight's game with Hibs due to Covid-19 case
# Depleted
# Depleted

Celtic manager and 13 first-team players to miss tonight's game with Hibs due to Covid-19 case

Jan 11th 2021, 3:08 PM 20,365 Views 20 Comments

Defender Christopher Jullien tested positive for the virus after the Hoops’ controversial trip to Dubai.

Reshuffle sees Tottenham-Aston Villa postponed and Spurs take on Fulham in midweek instead
# Late Notice
# Late Notice

Reshuffle sees Tottenham-Aston Villa postponed and Spurs take on Fulham in midweek instead

Jan 11th 2021, 1:19 PM 3,821 Views 1 Comment

There have been some changes to this week’s Premier League fixtures.

Ex-Dundalk boss Gannon aiming to knock boyhood club West Ham out of FA Cup with fairytale result
# Special Connection
# Special Connection

Ex-Dundalk boss Gannon aiming to knock boyhood club West Ham out of FA Cup with fairytale result

Jan 11th 2021, 11:51 AM 4,516 Views 0 Comments

Stockport County’s manager believes a victory over the Hammers tonight would be the greatest in the club’s history.

Soccer - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Inter miss chance to close gap on Serie A leaders after Roma draw
# Slip
# Slip

Inter miss chance to close gap on Serie A leaders after Roma draw

Jan 10th 2021, 11:22 PM 2,136 Views 0 Comments

Antonio Conte’s team are now three points behind city rivals AC Milan.

Steele goes from zero to hero as Brighton need penalties to beat League Two Newport
# Showed His Mettle
# Showed His Mettle

Steele goes from zero to hero as Brighton need penalties to beat League Two Newport

Jan 10th 2021, 11:08 PM 6,056 Views 0 Comments

The Seagulls’ keeper was at fault for the minnows’ equaliser – but then saved four spot-kicks in the shoot-out.

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week
# On The Menu
# On The Menu

Here's what is coming up for members of The42 this week

Jan 10th 2021, 9:30 PM 10,701 Views 0 Comments

Join the club.

FA to look into Crystal Palace winger Eberechi Eze’s attendance at QPR game
# Protocols
# Protocols

FA to look into Crystal Palace winger Eberechi Eze’s attendance at QPR game

Jan 10th 2021, 9:04 PM 12,160 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old was pictured not wearing a mask as he watched his former club’s FA Cup tie with Fulham on Saturday.

Dundalk confirm signing of Faroese international defender
# Sonni Delight
# Sonni Delight

Dundalk confirm signing of Faroese international defender

Jan 10th 2021, 7:44 PM 7,136 Views 7 Comments

Sonni Ragnar Nattestad has previously played for clubs in Denmark, Norway and Iceland and has represented the Faroes on 31 occasions.

Tottenham score five to end eighth-tier Marine’s FA Cup run
# Professional
# Professional

Tottenham score five to end eighth-tier Marine’s FA Cup run

Jan 10th 2021, 7:12 PM 6,496 Views 8 Comments

Carlos Vinicius scored a hat-trick in Spurs’ comfortable victory, but the day was all about the club from Merseyside.

Rangers move 22 points clear in Scotland after Morelos double
# Title March
# Title March

Rangers move 22 points clear in Scotland after Morelos double

Jan 10th 2021, 5:42 PM 5,995 Views 10 Comments

Alfredo Morelos bagged two in the win against 10-man Aberdeen on Sunday.

Celtic confirm positive Covid case following controversial Dubai trip
# Training Camp
# Training Camp

Celtic confirm positive Covid case following controversial Dubai trip

Jan 10th 2021, 5:33 PM 9,467 Views 5 Comments

The squad were tested upon their return to Glasgow after spending six days in the United Arab Emirates.

Dundee condemn ‘vile racist messages’ aimed at Ireland U21 international Afolabi
# Kick Racism Out
# Kick Racism Out

Dundee condemn ‘vile racist messages’ aimed at Ireland U21 international Afolabi

Jan 10th 2021, 5:00 PM 23,376 Views 7 Comments

The Dubliner, who is on loan from Celtic, was sent the messages after Dundee’s Scottish Cup win yesterday.

Isolating Aguero adds to Man City's Covid absentees
# Setback
# Setback

Isolating Aguero adds to Man City's Covid absentees

Jan 10th 2021, 4:48 PM 4,848 Views 0 Comments

The Argentinian striker is now a doubt for upcoming Premier League ties against Brighton and Crystal Palace.

Chelsea and Man City comfortably progress to 4th round
# Safe Passage
# Safe Passage

Chelsea and Man City comfortably progress to 4th round

Jan 10th 2021, 4:13 PM 3,904 Views 1 Comment

Timo Werner ended his goalscoring drought against Morecambe while Bernardo Silva netted twice for City in a 3-0 win over Birmingham.

Crawley cruise to shock FA Cup win over Leeds
# Cupset
# Cupset

Crawley cruise to shock FA Cup win over Leeds

Jan 10th 2021, 3:51 PM 7,879 Views 4 Comments

Second-half goals from Tsaroulla, Nadesan and Tunnicliffe dump out Bielsa’s Leeds.

Disappointment for Louise Quinn and Fiorentina as Juve win Italian Super Cup
# Supercoppa
# Supercoppa

Disappointment for Louise Quinn and Fiorentina as Juve win Italian Super Cup

Jan 10th 2021, 3:42 PM 3,503 Views 0 Comments

Italian international Barbara Bonansea scored both goals in a 2-0 win for Juve.

The story of one of Irish football's greatest servants and how he almost chose GAA
# LOI Legends
# LOI Legends

The story of one of Irish football's greatest servants and how he almost chose GAA

Updated Jan 10th 2021, 3:00 PM 32,262 Views 2 Comments

Dundalk legend Gary Rogers reflects on his distinguished career.

Chorley boss Vermiglio eyes dream FA Cup tie at boyhood club Liverpool
# Never Mind I'll Find...
# Never Mind I'll Find...

Chorley boss Vermiglio eyes dream FA Cup tie at boyhood club Liverpool

Jan 10th 2021, 10:19 AM 6,588 Views 1 Comment

The National League North side defeated Championship Derby 2-0 on Saturday to reach the fourth round for the first time in their 138-year history.