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# wing-man - Friday 9 October, 2020

Ulster's Gilroy out to hit top stride as he hails Payne's defensive influence

The 29-year-old has been working hard on his reads out on the edge of the defence.

# wing-man - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Scotland star Maitland the latest player to commit to Championship-bound Saracens

‘I love being here and I love what the club is about,’ said the 31-year-old wing.

# wing-man - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Ex-League of Ireland winger plays pivotal role in unlikely FA Cup comeback

Chiedozie Ogbene was to the fore as Rotherham United came from three goals down against Solihull Moors.

# wing-man - Friday 19 October, 2018

Why James Lowe's impact at Leinster isn't just on the field

The Kiwi’s stats are very impressive and he’s loving life with the European champions.

# wing-man - Monday 15 October, 2018

'I understand that I'm more expendable... you want to be selfless towards the team'

James Lowe says he has to accept the ‘non-European’ rule and work for his Leinster team-mates.

# wing-man - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Wales defence coach Edwards takes role with Ospreys

The Wales assistant coach will juggle his international commitments with a role at the Ospreys in the Pro14 this season.

# wing-man - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Daryl Horgan signs three-year deal with Hibs

Neil Lennon says the former Preston man will add another dimension to his side.

# wing-man - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Confident Mahrez expects central role with Pep's Manchester City side

The former Leicester playmaker has completed his move to the Premier League champions.

# wing-man - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Bale needs Real Madrid assurances over more playing time, says agent

His future has been in doubt since a brilliant display in the Champions League final.

# wing-man - Friday 12 January, 2018

Man City and Man Utd not in Alexis Sanchez bidding war, Wenger claims

The Gunners boss said there is nothing “concrete” to report over the future of the’ star attacker.

# wing-man - Friday 1 September, 2017

'I never lost faith in him. He’s a great talent and it may take something like that for us tomorrow night'

On the three-year anniversary of his match-winning performance against Ireland’s latest opponents, Martin O’Neill has been talking up Aiden McGeady.

# wing-man - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Wenger hints at move for Mahrez after revealing admiration for Leicester star

While Arsenal have not made a bid for Riyad Mahrez, one could be forthcoming.

# wing-man - Monday 28 November, 2016

'I just got off the line and got a bit of a stinger on my shoulder' - Marmion

The Connacht scrum-half played 40 minutes on the wing for Ireland in the win over the Wallabies.

# wing-man - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Schmidt recognises Adeolokun's ability with Ireland call-up

The 25-year-old was part of the camp at Carton House on Monday.

Booing and chanting a motivation for James McClean

The West Brom winger hit the 100 Premier League game mark at the weekend.

# wing-man - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Healy believes he needs big finish to season to make Irish squad for South Africa

The first priority is helping Connacht into a first ever Pro12 semi-final.

# wing-man - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

Milner Skudder shouldn't look this good but he's an All Black and all he knows is success

New Zealand play in such a way that it guarantees their wingers always thrive, writes Simon Hick.

# wing-man - Thursday 20 August, 2015

'Memphis can take Manchester United to the title'

The forward’s Netherlands international team-mate Arjen Robben believes that he could “become one of the top players in the world”.

# wing-man - Friday 31 July, 2015

No Manchester United offer for Pedro, insists Bartomeu

The 28-year-old is understood to be considering his options at Camp Nou.

# wing-man - Thursday 25 June, 2015

'Don't expect Depay to be like Giggs but he'll score more'

Former Netherlands international Pierre van Hooijdonk believes the former PSV star has different strengths to the Manchester United legend and should provide more goals.

# wing-man - Friday 8 May, 2015

Liverpool were never interested in Depay, says Rodgers

The 21-year-old was courted by Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal and Liverpool before moving to Manchester United.

# wing-man - Friday 27 March, 2015

Bale would be perfect for Manchester United, says Scholes

The ex-Red Devils midfielder has claimed that the Welshman would be a “natural fit” for his former club as the winger continues to be linked with a move back to England.

# wing-man - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Sterling would cost Manchester City £100m, says Pellegrini

The Chilean boss has hit back at criticism of his club not signing the best young English talent by claiming domestic players are too rare and cost too much.

# wing-man - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Manchester United reject Paris Saint-Germain’s approach for Januzaj

The French champions have registered their interest in the 19-year-old, but the player’s agent claims Louis van Gaal has no plans to let the Belgium international leave

# wing-man - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

No Manchester United bid for Bale, insists Madrid president Perez

The Blancos supremo dismissed rumours that the Old Trafford outfit have made an approach for the Welshman, adding that he would not even listen to any offers for the 25-year-old.

# wing-man - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

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Van Gaal refuses to dismiss Bale speculation

The United boss was quizzed on talk of another massive transfer deal yesterday.

# wing-man - Friday 19 December, 2014

'Liverpool is perfect for him' - Gerrard urges Sterling to sign new deal

The youngster was back to his best against Bournemouth and his captain believes the chance to keep playing regular football at the highest level is too good to turn down.

# wing-man - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Conway eager for consistency as he aims to fulfill rich promise in Munster

The 23-year-old was an underage sensation, but has potential for further growth as a senior player.

# wing-man - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Gareth Bale heads extra-time goal to put Real on brink of La Decima

The Welsh international finally converted a chance.

'The chance is zero' - Robben rules out United move

So you’re saying there’s a chance?

# wing-man - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

'He's a talented boy, isn't he?' - Rob Penney on Keith Earls

The Munster coach is excited about what the Ireland international will bring against Edinburgh on Saturday.

# wing-man - Thursday 5 September, 2013

Nani extends Manchester United deal

The Portuguese winger is set to stay at Old Trafford until 2018.

# wing-man - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Moses hails Sturridge influence in Liverpool move

“I spoke to Studge and he wanted me to come here. He said I’d love it here, but he didn’t need to say much.”

# wing-man - Monday 15 July, 2013

Yorke: Bale would be a fantastic addition to Manchester United

David Moyes has reportedly given the go ahead to Old Trafford chiefs to chase the spurs talisman.

# wing-man - Friday 3 May, 2013

Villas-Boas confident hot property Bale will stay put at Spurs

But Real Madrid seem to think differently.

# wing-man - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Glowing reference: Bale is best in Europe... according to Zizou

The Real Madrid icon says there’s a couple of clubs who won’t be put off by the transfer fee.

# wing-man - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Mourinho's Real Madrid assistant plays down talk of Gareth Bale pursuit

Aitor Karanka is playing it cool. Real cool.

# wing-man - Friday 22 February, 2013

Manchester United keen to keep Nani at Old Trafford

The 26-year-old has 18 months left to run on his current deal.

# wing-man - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Political football: Ireland midfielder Andy Reid lends support to Vita Cortex workers

“I admire the courage you have all shown,” the Nottingham Forest winger wrote in a letter to the protesting workers.