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#World Class

# world-class - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Ramos joins Messi in exclusive La Liga goalscoring club as Real Madrid prevail

The 33-year-old scored a penalty against Leganes to maintain an impressive run.

# world-class - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Raheem Sterling is 'in the top five players in the world now'

Rio Ferdinand heaped praise on the English winger after his latest performance.

# world-class - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Back-to-back champion Sanita Puspure one of five Irish up for prestigious World Rowing Awards

New crew of Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy and fellow Corkman Ronan Byrne are also nominated.

# world-class - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

From TheJournal.ie 'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland Ireland 2029

'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland

What needs to happen in Ireland to drastically improve our public transport?

# world-class - Thursday 11 July, 2019

McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team

The Smithborough youngsters will now work with Robert Garcia.

# world-class - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Ireland's sevens teams move into new IRFU high-performance facility Sports Campus This post contains videos

Ireland's sevens teams move into new IRFU high-performance facility

The new multi-million Euro training centre features three outdoor pitches as well as a three-quarter length indoor pitch.

# world-class - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Football Writers' Player of the Year leaves Man City to join Champions League winners Lyon

25-year-old England forward Nikita Parris has moved to the French giants on a free transfer.

Ireland return to London 7s with eye on upcoming Olympic qualifier

Uncapped Lansdowne flyer Peter Sullivan and Kerry man Jack Daly will hope to win their first international Sevens caps in Twickenham.

# world-class - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Arsenal boss hails Irish 'gems' McCabe and Quinn as Gunners end title drought

Arsenal manager Joe Montemurro described the Republic of Ireland duo as ‘incredible players’ as they starred in a title-clinching win.

# world-class - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

All the goals from tonight's Barca-Man United clash World Class This post contains videos

All the goals from tonight's Barca-Man United clash

The Catalan side ultimately secured a place in the semi-finals.

# world-class - Thursday 11 April, 2019

'Ronaldo showed that he is on a different level'

Massimiliano Allegri was impressed with his star man’s showing against Ajax.

# world-class - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

'Eden Hazard is too good for this Chelsea team'

BBC pundit Jermaine Jenas believes the Blues star has outgrown his team-mates.

# world-class - Sunday 23 December, 2018

The42’s finest international XV of 2018

It’s been a hell of a year. Here’s who really stood out.

# world-class - Monday 19 November, 2018

'He's always there to carry, always there to tackle': James Ryan continues to soar

Rory Best and Devin Toner are no longer surprised by what the 22-year-old produces on the big stage.

# world-class - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

50 goals in 65 games for Salah as Liverpool win to top Champions League group World Class This post contains videos

50 goals in 65 games for Salah as Liverpool win to top Champions League group

Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino were also on target for the Reds.

# world-class - Sunday 7 October, 2018

How the Pro14 is aiming to bring about 'world-class' refereeing

Greg Garner, the Pro14′s elite referee manager, explains their five-year plan.

# world-class - Monday 17 September, 2018

Team Ireland win eventing silver medal at World Equestrian Games

Sally Corscadden’s team claim their first world championship medal and with it a place at the 2020 Olympic Games.

# world-class - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Eden Hazard 'maybe' the best in Europe

An exceptional start to the campaign has led Maurizio Sarri to change his mind as to Eden Hazard’s ranking among Europe’s best players.

# world-class - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Masterful Modric continues to show why he's one of the best players of his generation

The Real Madrid and Croatia star was the best player on the pitch in his side’s World Cup quarter-final tonight.

# world-class - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Messi and Rojo magic helps nervy Argentina reach World Cup last 16 World Class This post contains videos

Messi and Rojo magic helps nervy Argentina reach World Cup last 16

The Barcelona star scored a brilliant goal tonight.

# world-class - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Bale brilliance the difference as Real Madrid beat Liverpool in Champions League final World Class This post contains videos

Bale brilliance the difference as Real Madrid beat Liverpool in Champions League final

Loris Karius had a night to forget in goals for Liverpool.

# world-class - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Serial winner Ronaldo breaks Champions League victory record

The Portuguese star won his 96th game in Europe’s premier club competition, passing a Madrid legend in the process

# world-class - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

Here are all the goals from tonight's Liverpool-Roma game World Class This post contains videos

Here are all the goals from tonight's Liverpool-Roma game

Mo Salah scored two and assisted two.

# world-class - Monday 9 April, 2018

Irrepressible Salah wins PFA Player of the Month award for 4th time this season

The 25-year-old put in a series of outstanding performances and has been rewarded for the effort.

# world-class - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Shay Given backs Man City star to dominate for a decade

The Irishman has been impressed with Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson.

# world-class - Monday 2 April, 2018

Pep Guardiola: 'Salah, Mane, Firmino are almost unstoppable... They are an extraordinary team'

The Man City boss has heaped praise on Liverpool ahead of the side’s Champions League clash.

# world-class - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Argentina Messi's team not mine, admits coach

Jorge Sampaoli accepted on Thursday the two-time world champions’ chances at the World Cup in Russia will depend on the superstar’s influence.

# world-class - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Gary Neville claims Man United only have one world-class player

David de Gea has bailed out Jose Mourinho’s side regularly again this season.

# world-class - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Lionel Messi finally scores against Chelsea as Barcelona claim vital away goal

Willian’s powerful strike from the edge of the area gave the London club a second-half lead.

# world-class - Monday 19 February, 2018

'Tadhg is probably one of the best buys the club has ever had'

Scarlets head coach Wayne Pivac was full of praise for Tadhg Beirne after another big performance at the RDS on Saturday.

Ireland to send team of four to next month's World Indoor Championships

The in-form Phil Healy and Olympian Ciara Mageean are both on the all-women Team Ireland.

# world-class - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Watch: Majestic Messi leads Barca romp with four goals World Class This post contains videos

Watch: Majestic Messi leads Barca romp with four goals

Barcelona blew Eibar away at Camp Nou on Tuesday, as the brilliant Argentine superstar again took centre-stage.

# world-class - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo takes out frustration on Fiorentina with stunning goal World Class This post contains videos

Cristiano Ronaldo takes out frustration on Fiorentina with stunning goal

The Portuguese star is banned from competitive domestic action for another three games.

# world-class - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Marco Asensio's stunning strike against Barca further proves what a special talent he is World Class This post contains videos

# world-class - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

The All Blacks know they're facing a 'world-class' Tadhg Furlong

The scrum will be a major part of the upcoming Lions Test series.

# world-class - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Ronaldo the hero as Real Madrid secure extra-time victory over 10-man Bayern

The Portuguese international hit a hat-trick, as Real Madrid won in controversial fashion.

# world-class - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Griezmann produces world class free-kick in Atleti's win over Sevilla Top Drawer This post contains videos

Griezmann produces world class free-kick in Atleti's win over Sevilla

Diego Simeone’s men were 3-1 winners, with the French forward bagging his 22nd goal of the season.

# world-class - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Hat-trick hero Aubameyang comes good as Dortmund book place in Champions League last 8

Trailing 1-0 from the first leg, the Bundesliga side eased into the last eight with a 4-0 win on the night..

# world-class - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Watch: Sensational Lionel Messi goal helps Barcelona earn emphatic win World Class This post contains videos

Watch: Sensational Lionel Messi goal helps Barcelona earn emphatic win

The Argentine superstar turned one defender and skipped past another before neatly sliding a shot into the corner to put his club ahead.

# world-class - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Late Messi penalty saves Barca embarrassment following another disappointing display

The late goal salvaged a Barcelona win over Leganes on Sunday despite the Catalans producing a terrible display.

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