# Support

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# debrief
Eddie Jones receives ‘full support’ from RFU despite England's disastrous Six Nations campaign
The Australian presided over a fifth-place finish for the second time in his Twickenham reign.
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Klopp: Alexander-Arnold has nothing to prove
The Liverpool defender has struggled for form but hit a late winner against Aston Villa today.
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Linking up with Ireland 'will be good' for under-fire Aaron Connolly
The 21-year-old was recently disciplined by the club for a breach of coronavirus restrictions.
# Ademipo Odubeko
Crawford backs Irish youngster after Old Trafford anti-climax
Ademipo Odubeko came off the bench for West Ham against Man United last month before being substituted.
# Support
'Shane Duffy has never let Ireland down...we shouldn’t forget that just because he has had a tough time'
Stephen Kenny has issued a robust message in support of his defender, who has endured a difficult spell at Celtic.
# Support
Simeone backs €126 million forward to shine at Atletico Madrid
Joao Felix’s adjustment to life in Spain has not been without its bumps.
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Tiger Woods grateful for ‘touching’ gesture as players wear red and black
The golfer previously said he was in ‘good spirits’ after being moved to a second hospital in Los Angeles.
# ynwa
Alisson Becker grateful for support following death of his father in Brazil
Jose Agostinho Becker is understood to have drowned when swimming on his property on Wednesday.
# Support
Jose Mourinho 'totally convinced' on Gareth Bale
The Wales international is just beginning to come to life after a dismal start to his second spell in north London.
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Tuchel takes blame for struggling Chelsea star
The manager has challenged Hakim Ziyech to fight for his place in the team.
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FAI and PFA condemn social media abuse and death threats directed at James McClean
The Ireland and Stoke City winger has highlighted the ‘anti-Irish abuse’ he has received.
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Chelsea's €51 million man backed to end 14-game goal drought
Thomas Tuchel was encouraged by Timo Werner’s performance at Sheffield United.
# Support
Tuchel 'convinced' struggling Chelsea star can be saved
Timo Werner has scored only once in his last 16 appearances for the Blues.
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'Some people are feeling isolated or alone, so this is more important than ever'
Su Carty, who works with the IRFU and World Rugby, is part of Ohana ZERO Suicide.
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David Moyes defends West Ham star after Covid breach
Midfielder Manuel Lanzini ‘made a mistake’ in breaching rules.
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Potter backs Ireland international Molumby amid transfer rumours
The 21-year-old midfielder made his international debut earlier this year and has already been capped five times in total by his country.
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IRFU strongly in favour of South African teams joining expanded Pro16
The union is keen to see the Pro14 become a more competitive proposition.
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'We could have helped Maradona', says Klopp
The Argentina legend died on Wednesday at the age of 60.
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Kevin De Bruyne sticks up for Kyle Walker after Roy Keane’s comments
The Belgian star also described the Irishman as ‘a different man’.
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Bayern Munich star backed by team-mates amid contract dispute
David Alaba could leave the Bundesliga club at the end of the season.
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Jurgen Klopp defends Mohamed Salah over penalty incident
The Liverpool boss insists his striker was fouled by Arthur Masuakua.
# Support
Irish sport to benefit from 'unprecedented' €85 million funding package
‘The government recognises the vital contribution that sport has made to public health throughout the Covid-19 pandemic,’ said Minister Catherine Martin.
# Support
'Take your time, reflect and get it right' - League Sunday pundits back Leitrim's call to hand walkover
Terry Hyland’s side withdrew from their Division 3 clash with Down over the weekend.
# Family man
'It's great having that support at home, they're so invested in what I'm doing'
24-year-old Andrew Porter has been in good form for Leinster in recent weeks.
# Support
New financial support package for Kildare, Laois and Offaly unveiled by Government
The measures were announced this evening.
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Emergency aid arrives in Beirut as city reels from massive explosion
Lebanon’s prime minister has called on “friendly countries” to lend their support.
# Support
Tiger Woods praises efforts of Black Lives Matter activists as 'fantastic'
Woods makes his return to professional golf at Memorial this weekend.
# Support
Government to provide €70 million Covid-19 funding package for Irish sport
The FAI, the GAA and the IRFU will collectively receive up to €40million.
# Bereavement
Free national bereavement support line launched by Irish Hospice Foundation
The national freephone service – 1800 80 70 77 – will be available Monday to Friday from 10am to 1pm.
# Support
Ex-champ Mayweather to pay for Floyd funeral - report
The death of the unarmed black man while in police custody has ignited violent reactions across America.
# rest in power
Kaepernick voices support for Minneapolis protesters after killing of George Floyd
The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback was ostracised by the NFL after his own protest in 2016.
# Support
Goodwin urges players to use mental health service to cope with challenges of lockdown
‘The more we talk about it, maybe it lifts that stigma.’
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Niall Quinn says FAI must give Stephen Kenny time to bring 'sea-change' to Irish football
The new Irish manager will begin contacting his players next week.
# Coronavirus
Recipients of Covid-19 illness benefit who were underpaid will get arrears this week
The department said the benefit was paid at the original rate “pending the system being built to apply the increased rate”.
# Coronavirus
Twitter founder Jack Dorsey pledges over €900 million for Covid-19 relief effort
“Why now? The needs are increasingly urgent, and I want to see the impact in my lifetime,” Dorsey said.
# Support
IRFU make €500,000 available to clubs in light of coronavirus disruption
The union also confirmed they will put in place a moratorium on all club loan repayments for four months.
# Support
There have been 58,000 applications for the Covid-19 unemployment payment
Minister Regina Doherty said 43,000 of those applications have been processed so far.
Coronavirus measures: Retiring gardaí asked to stay on and 325 Garda students to be sworn in
The announcement means that Garda annual leave has been limited and that Garda training has been deferred.
# covid19
Minister says three pillar banks 'will support businesses' through coronavirus crisis
Heather Humphreys said there will be emergency working capital and payment flexibility on borrowings.
# Support
Mourinho on Irish teen Parrott: 'He is a good kid we want to help, not only on the pitch but off it'
The 18-year-old Dubliner came off the bench in the final minutes for Tottenham’s clash with Wolves.