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#sour grapes

# sour-grapes - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

'The referee was 70-30 in favour of the Irish', says Edin Dzeko
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# Sour Grapes

'The referee was 70-30 in favour of the Irish', says Edin Dzeko

Nov 17th 2015, 4:08 PM 11,403 Views 32 Comments

The star striker felt Bjorn Kuipers’ performance left a lot to be desired.

# sour-grapes - Friday 9 October, 2015

'We avoided 99 of those long balls but the 100th was one too many' - Löw
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# Sour Grapes

'We avoided 99 of those long balls but the 100th was one too many' - Löw

Oct 9th 2015, 12:02 AM 12,208 Views 39 Comments

The Germany head coach wasn’t happy with his team’s finishing or Ireland’s tactics.

# sour-grapes - Monday 29 June, 2015

Does the Brazil manager have a point when he says the Copa America is 'worthless'?
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# Sour Grapes

Does the Brazil manager have a point when he says the Copa America is 'worthless'?

Jun 29th 2015, 1:50 PM 6,498 Views 7 Comments

Sure they didn’t really want to win it anyway.

# sour-grapes - Friday 7 November, 2014

Bargain of the year spotted in Dunnes, Dundalk
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From The Daily Edge
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Bargain of the year spotted in Dunnes, Dundalk

Nov 7th 2014, 7:20 PM 6,122 Views 5 Comments

THE GOOD TIMES ARE BACK!

# sour-grapes - Monday 20 January, 2014

Ribery blames 'politics' for missing out on the Ballon d'Or
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# Unhappy

Ribery blames 'politics' for missing out on the Ballon d'Or

Jan 20th 2014, 6:20 PM 7,377 Views 24 Comments

The Frenchman also bemoaned the fact that his Champions League-winning Bayern Munich only had three players in the Team of the Year.

# sour-grapes - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

7 people who are weirdly miffed about the Rose of Tralee
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From The Daily Edge
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7 people who are weirdly miffed about the Rose of Tralee

Aug 21st 2013, 10:28 AM 10,023 Views 2 Comments

Some people are never happy.

# sour-grapes - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Scarlets see red over Tom Court try that was 'clearly short of the line'
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# Sour Grapes

Scarlets see red over Tom Court try that was 'clearly short of the line'

May 11th 2013, 5:28 PM 3,283 Views 7 Comments

Coach Simon Easterby believes Ulster would be delighted to see Alain Rolland refereeing the Pro12 Final.

# sour-grapes - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Graham Henry kicks hornet's nest with match fixing suggestions over France defeat
# Cry Wolf
# Cry Wolf

Graham Henry kicks hornet's nest with match fixing suggestions over France defeat

Jul 29th 2012, 7:59 PM 2,928 Views 1 Comment

The World Cup-winning coach said he felt physically ill after his All Blacks team were defeated by the French in the 2007 quarter-final.

# sour-grapes - Monday 30 January, 2012

Losing hurts: McLeish wants FA to punish RVP 'elbow'
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# Battle Scars

Losing hurts: McLeish wants FA to punish RVP 'elbow'

Jan 30th 2012, 12:30 PM 295 Views 3 Comments

The Aston Villa boss told reporters ‘look at my nose’ to demonstrate the dangers of flailing arms.

# sour-grapes - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Who is stealing Germany's grapes?
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From TheJournal.ie
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Who is stealing Germany's grapes?

Nov 10th 2011, 11:10 AM 535 Views 11 Comments

Vineyard owners are patrolling their land at night as thieves have been making off with a small fortune in valuable fruit.