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#title race

# title-race - Monday 14 January, 2019

David Silva makes history as Man City close the gap on Liverpool

A brace from Gabriel Jesus helped his side overcome 10-man Wolves.

# title-race - Friday 4 January, 2019

'Liverpool need to take their medicine and relax' - Carragher unfazed by Man City defeat

The former Reds defender sees no cause for panic despite Jurgen Klopp’s side seeing their unbeaten Premier League record ended at the Etihad Stadium.

# title-race - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Man City fend off Southampton comeback to cut Liverpool's lead to seven points

Pep Guardiola’s side move back up to second place thanks to goals from David Silva and Sergio Aguero.

As it happened: Southampton v Manchester City, Premier League

Can the champions halt their festive slump and cut Liverpool’s lead to seven points? Join us for live minute-by-minute coverage.

# title-race - Friday 21 December, 2018

'No sign of weakness' in Guardiola's Manchester City - Klopp

The Liverpool boss has his club flying high, but he doesn’t see any reason to believe that the defending Premier League champions are slowing down.

# title-race - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Kante and Luiz on target as Chelsea stun Guardiola's champions with seismic win

Manchester City suffered their first Premier League defeat of the season on Saturday at Stamford Bridge.

# title-race - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Irish midfielder sent off, as Steven Gerrard's Rangers score 7 to close in on Celtic

Carl McHugh was dismissed on a day to forget for Motherwell.

# title-race - Friday 31 August, 2018

Sligo stun Cork City as reigning champions suffer first home league defeat of the season

The result severely harms Cork’s hopes of retaining the title.

# title-race - Monday 23 April, 2018

After last night's incredible drama, here's how the Serie A title race is shaping up with 4 games to go Climax This post contains videos

After last night's incredible drama, here's how the Serie A title race is shaping up with 4 games to go

Napoli and Juventus are vying for glory at the top.

# title-race - Sunday 22 April, 2018

Napoli stun champions Juventus with 90th minute winner to keep Scudetto dream alive

A late winner at the Allianz Stadium means Napoli trail the defending champions by just a single point with four games to go.

# title-race - Monday 11 December, 2017

Is the Premier League title race over? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Is the Premier League title race over?

Man City’s victory over United on Sunday saw them go 11 points clear at the top.

# title-race - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Pogba: I'd leave my boots and stop playing if Man United couldn’t win the league

The midfielder returned to a Red Devils side that trails Man City by eight points, however he does not believe the title chase is over.

# title-race - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'We're a point closer and it will be nice to win the league back at home'

Cork City’s Kieran Sadlier is hopeful they can finally end the title race at Turner’s Cross on Monday.

# title-race - Friday 11 August, 2017

Everton's top four hopes, Irish World Cup contingent and more Premier League talking points

After less than 12 weeks away from our screens, England’s top flight is back.

# title-race - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real Barca Lifeline This post contains videos

Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real

The result gives Barcelona and Sevilla a great boost in their push for the La Liga title.

# title-race - Monday 20 February, 2017

Five wins out of six against Dundalk but Cork City remaining grounded

“It’s always nice to set a benchmark but we’re not taking anything for granted.”

# title-race - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Eight goals at Turner's Cross as Cork City close the gap on Dundalk

City kept the pressure on the leaders by returningd to winning ways at the expense of Galway United

# title-race - Friday 16 September, 2016

Dundalk's lead cut as Cork earn convincing win over Hoops

A gloss was put on the win when Garry Buckley produced a great 25-yard finish.

# title-race - Sunday 31 July, 2016

'What a race!' Lewis Hamilton wins to pull clear in championship

Rosberg surrendered his lead from pole to the Briton, who stormed away to claim his sixth win in seven races.

# title-race - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Giuseppi Rossi ends Atletico Madrid's title hopes after delicate Torres chip Out Of The Running This post contains videos

Giuseppi Rossi ends Atletico Madrid's title hopes after delicate Torres chip

The Champions League finalists lost out to relegated Levante with the former Manchester United striker grabbing the winner.

# title-race - Monday 2 May, 2016

How Leicester went from 5000/1 outsiders to Premier League winners

Within 25 minutes of the new season getting underway, it became apparent something special was brewing.

# title-race - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Ulloa bags a brace as flying Foxes extend league lead to eight points

Claudio Ranieri’s Leicester side can’t be caught if they pick up five points from their final three games.

# title-race - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

With 4 games remaining, 1 point separates La Liga's top 3 teams

Real Madrid prevailed in this evening’s late game to increase the pressure on their rivals.

# title-race - Monday 18 April, 2016

Tottenham outclass Stoke to increase pressure on Leicester in title race

Harry Kane and Dele Alli starred as Spurs reduced the gap at the top to five points.

Here's what Leicester now need to guarantee a first-ever Premier League triumph

We look at all the possible permutations as the title race approaches its climax.

# title-race - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Harry Kane on the double as Spurs close the gap on Leicester

Harry Kane on the double as Spurs close the gap on Leicester

Mauricio Pochettino’s men ran out comfortable 3-0 winners over AFC Bournemouth on Sunday, cutting the gap at the top of the Premier League to five points in the process

# title-race - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Title dream very much alive as Leicester go 8 points clear with 7 games to go

Riyad Mahrez was the goalscorer as the Foxes battled to a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace.

# title-race - Saturday 5 March, 2016

The biggest North London derby in years and the weekend's other Premier League talking points

Elsewhere, Liverpool attempt to pick up a third straight league win and Man United head to The Hawthorns.

# title-race - Sunday 14 February, 2016

Title race blown wide open by Welbeck's 95th-minute winner against 10-man Leicester

The Arsenal striker capped his first appearance this season with one of the most important goals of his career.

# title-race - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Mind the gap! Cork turn up the pressure on leaders Dundalk

Goals from Mark O’Sullivan and Ross Gaynor leave Sligo staring at relegation battle.

# title-race - Monday 8 June, 2015

Bohs pull off a shock, Heary under pressure and this weekend's LOI talking points

Elsewhere, Drogheda spoiled Limerick’s Markets Field homecoming and Cork closed the gap at the top.

# title-race - Saturday 18 April, 2015

As it happened: Chelsea v Man United, Premier League

Chelsea took on Man United, as the Londoners looked to give their title bid a big boost.

# title-race - Saturday 21 March, 2015

Man City beat 10-man West Brom but the ref sent the wrong man off

Gareth McAuley was incorrectly red-carded in the second minute.

# title-race - Sunday 15 March, 2015

It was Fraser Forster against Chelsea following a late siege at Stamford Bridge today

Jose Mourinho’s men failed to fully capitalise on rivals Man City’s loss yesterday.

# title-race - Sunday 22 February, 2015

'Silva is the best player in the Premier League' - Dzeko

The Spaniard has been lauded by his team-mate after Man City recorded a 5-0 win over Newcastle yesterday.

# title-race - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Manchester United are still in the title race, warns Mourinho

The Blues boss is also expecting a tough game on Monday night against Stoke City at the Britannia Stadium

# title-race - Friday 24 October, 2014

Dundalk v Cork City: 7 matches that defined the title race

It all boils down to tonight’s game at Oriel Park but here’s how we got here.

# title-race - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Four crucial goals (and one big save) that kept Cork's unlikely title dream alive

If Cork win the Premier Division title on Friday night, nobody can say they did it the easy way.

# title-race - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

'Two wins and it's ours' - Dundalk's title race with Cork to go down to the wire

Lilywhites defender Brian Gartland admits it was a ‘frustrating’ night after they dropped two points at home to Shamrock Rovers.

# title-race - Monday 6 October, 2014

Class video captures just what it means to be involved in a League of Ireland club

Kudos to Dundalk’s sponsors Fyffes for this effort.

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