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#Analysis

# analysis - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of this week’s Champions League action Analysis

5 talking points ahead of this week’s Champions League action

Can Liverpool prevail despite their poor league form? Will Joe Hart step up with the pressure on?

# analysis - Saturday 27 September, 2014

From The Score Analysis: How THAT Leicester-United game was won and lost by wing play Errors

Analysis: How THAT Leicester-United game was won and lost by wing play

We take an in-depth look at what’s gone wrong for Louis van Gaal’s side.

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action

Can the potential return of Daniel Sturridge inspire Liverpool and more questions set to be answered.

# analysis - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Connacht’s defence drives strong start to Pro12 season Understanding

Analysis: Connacht’s defence drives strong start to Pro12 season

We take a look at the mindset and understanding that helped the western province to beat Leinster.

# analysis - Monday 22 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points for Donegal on a day of disappointment in Croke Park Analysis

5 talking points for Donegal on a day of disappointment in Croke Park

Costly errors, the future for McGuinness and other questions after today’s All-Ireland final defeat.

# analysis - Sunday 21 September, 2014

From The Score 5 thoughts from this weekend’s Premier League action Analysis

5 thoughts from this weekend’s Premier League action

Man United’s surprise loss, Man City and Chelsea’s tense clash and more issues of debate,

From The Score 5 talking points for Kerry ahead of today’s All-Ireland final Analysis

5 talking points for Kerry ahead of today’s All-Ireland final

Coping with the blanket, David Moran’s huge role and more big issues ahead of the big game.

From The Score 5 talking points for Donegal ahead of today’s All-Ireland final Analysis

5 talking points for Donegal ahead of today’s All-Ireland final

Durcan’s kickouts, the impact of the young guns and more big questions for Donegal before they take on Kerry.

# analysis - Friday 19 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of this week’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points ahead of this week’s Premier League action

Manchester City versus Chelsea is the clear highlight of the upcoming round of games.

# analysis - Thursday 18 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from this week’s Champions League action Analysis

5 talking points from this week’s Champions League action

Mario Balotelli’s resurgence, Arsenal’s unconvincing defence and more issues of contention.

# analysis - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

From The Score Transfer ban ahead for Barca, but no shortage of quality from La Masia WELL-STOCKED

Transfer ban ahead for Barca, but no shortage of quality from La Masia

Munir El Haddadi, Sergi Samper, Jean Marie Dongou, Alex Grimaldo and more Barca boys who just might be on their way to greatness.

# analysis - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The Score Analysis: How will Donegal handle James O’Donoghue after facing key attackers this summer? Analysis

Analysis: How will Donegal handle James O’Donoghue after facing key attackers this summer?

O’Donoghue is Kerry’s star man but what plan will Donegal devise to handle him?

From The Score Coaches Film: How Philip Rivers and Antonio Gates beat the league’s best defence Xs And Os

Coaches Film: How Philip Rivers and Antonio Gates beat the league’s best defence

We break down our favourite play from the weekend’s NFL action.

From The Score Analysis: Madigan provides promising performance as Leinster’s playmaking 12 Second Five Eighth

Analysis: Madigan provides promising performance as Leinster’s playmaking 12

The 25-year-old showed glimpses of what he could bring to the mix as a centre for Matt O’Connor’s side against the Scarlets.

# analysis - Saturday 13 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League action

Liverpool’s loss to hoodoo club Villa, Chelsea’s unstoppable form and more.

# analysis - Friday 12 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action

Will Aiden McGeady start? Can Mario Balotelli build on his promising Liverpool debut?

# analysis - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

€1.83bn spent on Dublin property in the first 6 months of this year

This is an increase of 45% on the same period last year.

# analysis - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Score 7 things we’d like to see between now and Ireland’s upcoming Germany encounter Opinion

7 things we’d like to see between now and Ireland’s upcoming Germany encounter

Martin O’Neill’s men are set for games against the world champions and Gibraltar next month.

# analysis - Monday 8 September, 2014

Here’s why Fine Gael transfers could decide the ‘Ming’ by-election

There’s likely to be three non-Government front-runners in Roscommon-South Leitrim, all of whom will be battling for transfers from FG’s Maura Hopkins.

From The Score Would Ireland get better use out of McGeady as a number 10? Analysis

Would Ireland get better use out of McGeady as a number 10?

The Everton winger proved the match-winner in Tbilisi but Ireland lacked a creative outlet behind the striker.

From The Score 5 talking points for Kilkenny after yesterday’s epic draw Analysis

5 talking points for Kilkenny after yesterday’s epic draw

Hogan stakes his claim, Cody’s selection and more…

From The Score 5 talking points for Tipperary after yesterday’s epic draw Analysis

5 talking points for Tipperary after yesterday’s epic draw

Lar’s influence, those goal chances and much, much more…

# analysis - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from Ireland’s late win in Georgia Analysis

5 talking points from Ireland’s late win in Georgia

Martin O’Neill’s side registered an unconvincing victory in Tbilisi earlier.

# analysis - Saturday 6 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of Ireland’s clash with Georgia Analysis

5 talking points ahead of Ireland’s clash with Georgia

Who will start on Ireland’s left-side and more pressing questions.

# analysis - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from last night’s Ireland-Oman game Analysis

5 talking points from last night’s Ireland-Oman game

Should O’Neill go with 4-5-1 or 4-4-2? What will be the starting XI against Georgia?

# analysis - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From The Score Overloaded – Manchester United fail to build a case for the defence Unbalanced

Overloaded – Manchester United fail to build a case for the defence

Louis van Gaal has been handed an forward line to rival any in the game, but the lack of quality off the ball has to be of great concern to the Dutchman

# analysis - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from Sunday’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Sunday’s Premier League action

THAT Liverpool penalty, Arsenal’s problems in attack and other issues from today.

From The Score 5 talking points after Donegal stunned the Dubs in Croke Park Analysis

5 talking points after Donegal stunned the Dubs in Croke Park

Few gave Donegal a chance this afternoon – but they stunned All-Ireland champions Dublin in a remarkable Croke Park semi-final.

# analysis - Saturday 30 August, 2014

From The Score 5 thoughts from Saturday’s Premier League action Analysis

5 thoughts from Saturday’s Premier League action

What we made of Man United’s disappointing performance and more talking points.

# analysis - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Score 6 talking points ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action Analysis

6 talking points ahead of this weekend’s Premier League action

How prominently will Angel Di Maria figure and more questions set to be answered.

# analysis - Monday 25 August, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle column: ‘Mayo and Kerry would play each other up on top of Croagh Patrick if needs be’ Analysis

Johnny Doyle column: ‘Mayo and Kerry would play each other up on top of Croagh Patrick if needs be’

“I’ve sympathy for the players dealing with the six-day turnaround.”

# analysis - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League action

Seamus Coleman’s performance, Chelsea’s hard-fought win and more.

# analysis - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

From The Score Is it a disadvantage to win the Munster hurling championship? Analysis

Is it a disadvantage to win the Munster hurling championship?

You have to go back 10 years to find the last Munster champions who went on to win the All-Ireland title.

# analysis - Monday 18 August, 2014

From The Score 5 reasons why Mayo can win the All-Ireland senior football title Mayo4Sam

5 reasons why Mayo can win the All-Ireland senior football title

The positional switches of Keith Higgins, Aidan O’Shea and Mayo’s hunger to claim Sam could see them end the famine this September.

From The Score Opinion: Man United false start shows depth of malaise Problems

Opinion: Man United false start shows depth of malaise

Despite enjoying 60 percent of possession, there was no cutting edge to United’s play at the weekend.

Why has Labour’s support doubled since May?

Analysis: Joan Burton’s party has gone from 7 per cent to 14 per cent in the latest opinion poll. But why?

# analysis - Sunday 17 August, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from Sunday’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Sunday’s Premier League action

Liverpool’s unconvincing win, David Moyes’ protestations and much more.

# analysis - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League action Analysis

5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League action

United’s disappointing loss, Jack Grealish’s Villa performance and more.

# analysis - Friday 15 August, 2014

From The Score 7 talking points ahead of the new Premier League season Analysis

7 talking points ahead of the new Premier League season

We look ahead to the first round of games as another exciting-looking campaign gets underway.

From The Score Analysis: Why Seamus Coleman is now regarded as one of Europe’s top full-backs Star

Analysis: Why Seamus Coleman is now regarded as one of Europe’s top full-backs

The Irish international is set to be an integral part of Everton’s campaign, after excelling last year.

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