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Tuesday 5 August, 2014

From The Score Croly: Players struggled to deal with pressure and fans didn’t help Hoops

Croly: Players struggled to deal with pressure and fans didn’t help

The former Shamrock Rovers boss appeared on Soccer Republic last night to speak about the reasons behind his departure.

Sunday 3 August, 2014

From The Score Galway’s Thomas Flynn runs from his own half to score wonderful solo goal Going It Alone

Galway’s Thomas Flynn runs from his own half to score wonderful solo goal

The Tribesman were behind at half-time despite the brilliant individual score.

Friday 1 August, 2014

From The Score 5 sporting events to take part in over the August Bank Holiday weekend Get Active

5 sporting events to take part in over the August Bank Holiday weekend

No matter where you are in the country, there are plenty of fun runs and family days taking place nearby over the coming days.

From The Score Dunne talked to room-mate Keane before announcing retirement Old Pals

Dunne talked to room-mate Keane before announcing retirement

The stalwart defender might be ending his Ireland career but he expects the current captain to stick around for some time yet.

From The Score ‘Mexico have a history of it’ – Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl Ugly Scenes

‘Mexico have a history of it’ – Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl

Three Mexican players and one Northern Irish have been handed additional bans after Wednesday night.

Thursday 31 July, 2014

From The Score Player gets kicked in the head as four sent off during Milk Cup game Violence

Player gets kicked in the head as four sent off during Milk Cup game

There were ugly scenes in Coleraine during the game between Northern Ireland and Mexico on Wednesday night.

Wednesday 30 July, 2014

From The Score Ireland’s Cillian Sheridan scored his first Champions League goal tonight Irishman Abroad

Ireland’s Cillian Sheridan scored his first Champions League goal tonight

The APOEL frontman was on target in a 2-2 draw with HJK Helsinki.

From The Score Even Ashley Cole likes the ‘Lurking Ashley Cole’ photoshops He's Behind You

Even Ashley Cole likes the ‘Lurking Ashley Cole’ photoshops

Roma’s new defender isn’t taking the enhanced photographs seriously judging by his Twitter timeline.

From The Score Fabregas curls 25-yard free-kick in for his first Chelsea goal Off The Mark

Fabregas curls 25-yard free-kick in for his first Chelsea goal

Jose Mourinho’s side picked up a 3-1 win in their pre-season friendly with Vitesse Arnhem.

From The Score All the results and the best pics from Day 3 of the Galway Races Festival Week

All the results and the best pics from Day 3 of the Galway Races

Ireland manager Martin O’Neill and president Michael D Higgins were in attendance as Road To Riches won the Galway Plate.

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From The Score There has been a fair bit of transfer activity in the League of Ireland today Comings And Goings

There has been a fair bit of transfer activity in the League of Ireland today

Sligo Rovers, Limerick and Cork City have all seen players arrive.

From The Score Great news, folks! Vanishing spray is coming to the Premier League Shaving Foam

Great news, folks! Vanishing spray is coming to the Premier League

The disappearing substance will be used in the English top flight from the start of this season.

From The Score Have you heard the story about Liverpool new boy Markovic giving up his first class seat? Nice Gesture

Have you heard the story about Liverpool new boy Markovic giving up his first class seat?

Reds manager Brendan Rodgers has got nothing but good things to say about their recent acquisition.

Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The Score The WWE’s newest wrestler is from Bray, County Wicklow Prince Devitt

The WWE’s newest wrestler is from Bray, County Wicklow

Sheamus and Becky Lynch won’t be the only Irish fighters after the WWE confirmed the arrival of the 33-year-old.

From The Score You’ll be seeing a lot more of Paul Scholes on your TV screens this season Opinionated

You’ll be seeing a lot more of Paul Scholes on your TV screens this season

The former Manchester United midfielder has signed up with BT Sport AND ITV as a pundit.

From The Score Rio Ferdinand offers Richard Dunne massages in exchange for his squad number TEAM MATES

Rio Ferdinand offers Richard Dunne massages in exchange for his squad number

The new QPR player also plans to make Dickie’s bed in the mornings after taking his No 5 shirt.

Monday 28 July, 2014

From The Score We’ll leave it there so: Galway Races begin, Southampton exodus continues and all today’s sport Monday

We’ll leave it there so: Galway Races begin, Southampton exodus continues and all today’s sport

There were also wins for a couple of Irish Olympic boxers while Dan Carter is back in the New Zealand squad.

From The Score Are Southampton crazy to sell £100m worth of players? Fire Sales

Are Southampton crazy to sell £100m worth of players?

Have the Saints been smart to cash-in or will the strategy backfire?

From The Score Balotelli poses for selfie with two pitch invaders Why Always Him?

Balotelli poses for selfie with two pitch invaders

The pair of Milan fans ran straight to the striker for a sneaky pic before security got a hold of them.

From The Score Watch an outrageous 41-shot table tennis rally from the Commonwealth Games That's Entertainment

Watch an outrageous 41-shot table tennis rally from the Commonwealth Games

‘The best rally of the tournament, by a distance,’ claimed BBC’s commentator.

From The Score Man City should have known better than to use #AskJesus for their Q&A Predictable

Man City should have known better than to use #AskJesus for their Q&A

They were asking for trouble with that hashtag.

Sunday 27 July, 2014

From The Score It’s Sunday, so here are 15 of the best images from the past week in sport Through The Lens

It’s Sunday, so here are 15 of the best images from the past week in sport

We chose our favourite images from events such as the U19s European Championships, the Tour de France and the week in GAA.

From The Score Does Didi wear his Ireland jersey to bed? It’s the sporting tweets of the week Social Media

Does Didi wear his Ireland jersey to bed? It’s the sporting tweets of the week

We’ve also got a goat on the loose at Tallaght Stadium, Ken McGrath’s ‘shark bite’ and the Queen’s now world famous photobomb.

Friday 25 July, 2014

From The Score Cork defender Lenihan taken to hospital after awkward fall Speedy Recovery

Cork defender Lenihan taken to hospital after awkward fall

Rebels manager John Caulfield confirmed that he has regained consciousness after incident tonight.

From The Score Deco scores two crackers for Barca and Porto in his own testimonial Legend

Deco scores two crackers for Barca and Porto in his own testimonial

Star such as Lionel Messi, Samuel Eto’o, Edgar David and Eidur Gudjohnsen turned out this evening.

From The Score Gone Bebe Gone: Man United’s £7m flop joins Benfica on permanent deal So Long

Gone Bebe Gone: Man United’s £7m flop joins Benfica on permanent deal

The much-maligned winger has been signed by the Portuguese champions.

From The Score Life in the old Drog yet: Veteran striker rejoins Chelsea on one-year deal CONFIRMED

Life in the old Drog yet: Veteran striker rejoins Chelsea on one-year deal

At 36, the Ivorian has returned to the Premier League for a second stint.

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From The Score Cathal Pendred’s best mate fulfils promise and gets tattoo with (wrong) date of UFC debut Whoops

Cathal Pendred’s best mate fulfils promise and gets tattoo with (wrong) date of UFC debut

The poor lad should really have double-checked those Roman numerals…

From The Score Dietmar Hamann still has a soft spot for his 2002 Ireland jersey Getting Shirty

Dietmar Hamann still has a soft spot for his 2002 Ireland jersey

12 years on, it fits like a glove.

From The Score 5 reasons to watch the League of Ireland this weekend Previews

5 reasons to watch the League of Ireland this weekend

After another midweek of European fixtures, it’s back to domestic football for all 12 Premier Division clubs.

Thursday 24 July, 2014

From The Score ‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Keith Andrews on the move, Rs eye up Eto’o Rumour Mill

‘Arry’s Transfer Window: Keith Andrews on the move, Rs eye up Eto’o

Everton are also close to new signings while Gary Medel is a wanted man.

From The Score POLL: How interested are you in the Commonwealth Games? Glasgow 2014 This post contains a poll

POLL: How interested are you in the Commonwealth Games?

Events got under way in Glasgow this morning. But will you be bothered watching?

From The Score Coleman misses Everton’s pre-season tour through injury Seamie

Coleman misses Everton’s pre-season tour through injury

The Ireland defender is staying at home instead of joining the club in Thailand after picking up a hamstring injury.

From The Score ‘I’d say I’m more successful than him now!’ – McCabe following in big bro’s footsteps Family Business

‘I’d say I’m more successful than him now!’ – McCabe following in big bro’s footsteps

The Ireland U19s winger, whose sibling is Shamrock Rovers star Gary McCabe, is preparing for this evening’s European Championships semi-final.

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From The Score Van Gaal tells Rooney and Valencia how to improve during shooting practice LVG

Van Gaal tells Rooney and Valencia how to improve during shooting practice

Manchester United’s recently-appointed boss was filmed instructing the pair at training in the States.

Wednesday 23 July, 2014

From The Score Antrim put seven goals past Down to clinch Ulster U21 hurling title Champions

Antrim put seven goals past Down to clinch Ulster U21 hurling title

It’s a sixth provincial title in a row for the Glensmen after their win at the Athletics Ground this evening.

From The Score Did you know Jason Statham competed at the Commonwealth Games? Lock Stock

Did you know Jason Statham competed at the Commonwealth Games?

The Hollywood hardman represented England in diving way back in 1990.

From The Score Ireland and O’Neill to face Löw as Germany boss staying on for two more years Road To France

Ireland and O’Neill to face Löw as Germany boss staying on for two more years

The 54-year-old has announced that he will remain with the World Cup winners until Euro 2016.

Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From The Score Here’s the away kit Manchester United will wear this season Leaked

Here’s the away kit Manchester United will wear this season

The Red Devils have gone for a simple design with their white shirt and black shorts.

From The Score Look out, Moyesie: Alex Ferguson is updating his autobiography BEST SELLER

Look out, Moyesie: Alex Ferguson is updating his autobiography

A year on from releasing the book, Manchester United’s former manager is set to spill the beans on events since his retirement.