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From The Score Last night’s Clásico proved that Gareth Bale is the real deal Analysis

Last night’s Clásico proved that Gareth Bale is the real deal

The Welshman outshone fellow big-name summer signing Neymar, as Real Madrid won the Copa del Rey at the expense of rivals Barcelona.

Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of tonight’s El Clasico Analysis

5 talking points ahead of tonight’s El Clasico

Barcelona and Real Madrid face off in the Copa del Rey final this evening.

Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Score 7 reasons why Liverpool have confounded their critics this season Opinion

7 reasons why Liverpool have confounded their critics this season

Players with a knowledge of the history of the club, an ability to adapt tactically and more of the Reds’ strong points.

Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Score Five-star Sligo cruise past St Pat’s in Setanta Cup semi-final Report

Five-star Sligo cruise past St Pat’s in Setanta Cup semi-final

Ian Baraclough’s side secured an emphatic victory, winning 7-1 on aggregate.

From The Score Ireland’s Stephen Quinn describes scoring in the FA Cup semi-final Looking Back

Ireland’s Stephen Quinn describes scoring in the FA Cup semi-final

The 28-year-old Dubliner said he had “mixed emotions” following his goal yesterday.

From The Score This Irish Liverpool fan did not enjoy the dying moments of their game with Man City Tension

This Irish Liverpool fan did not enjoy the dying moments of their game with Man City

The Anfield club earned a nerve-racking 3-2 victory over their rivals yesterday.

From The Score A new Argentinian football team has been named after Pope Francis Novel Idea

A new Argentinian football team has been named after Pope Francis

The club had two players sent off in its first official game.

From The Score POLL: Who are you backing to win the Premier League title? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

POLL: Who are you backing to win the Premier League title?

Liverpool’s win over Manchester City yesterday means they are now the new favourites to prevail.

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

5 talking points from Sunday’s Premier League and FA Cup action

Our thoughts on THAT Liverpool-City game, Hull’s eight-goal thriller with Sheffield United and more.

Sunday 13 April, 2014

From The Score It’s no wonder Diego Costa missed a penalty for Atletico tonight Bum Luck

It’s no wonder Diego Costa missed a penalty for Atletico tonight

The club still beat Getafe to extend their lead at the top of La Liga.

From The Score Snapshot: This is what it meant for Dubliner Stephen Quinn to score in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley today Passion

Snapshot: This is what it meant for Dubliner Stephen Quinn to score in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley today

The Irish midfielder scored against his former club to virtually seal a win for his side.

From The Score Did Chico Flores deserve to be sent off against Chelsea for this infringement? Have Your Say

Did Chico Flores deserve to be sent off against Chelsea for this infringement?

Swansea are down to ten men as a result of the Spaniard’s fouls.

From The Score As it happened: Swansea v Chelsea, Premier League Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Swansea v Chelsea, Premier League

Swansea took on Chelsea, as Jose Mourinho’s men sought to maintain their title bid.

From The Score As it happened: Liverpool v Manchester City, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Liverpool v Manchester City, Premier League

Liverpool took on Manchester City, in a game likely to have a decisive impact on this season’s title race.

From The Score The Irishman set to lead his team out in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley today Interview

The Irishman set to lead his team out in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley today

Michael Doyle chats to us about battling for promotion, representing Ireland and captaining Sheffield United in this afternoon’s big game.

From The Score 26 mistakes Manchester United have made to get themselves into their current mess Reflection

26 mistakes Manchester United have made to get themselves into their current mess

The Red Devils were knocked out of the Champions League during the week, completing a miserable season.

From The Score 5 talking points ahead of today’s vital Liverpool-Manchester City clash Preview

5 talking points ahead of today’s vital Liverpool-Manchester City clash

Will Brendan Rodgers place faith in Sakho? How big an influence will Aguero have?

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

5 talking points from Saturday’s Premier League and FA Cup action

Our thoughts on Arsenal versus Wigan, Everton’s Champions League bid and more.

Saturday 12 April, 2014

From The Score This embarrassing Neymar dive will make you cringe Play Acting

This embarrassing Neymar dive will make you cringe

Fortunately for the game’s credibility, the referee took no action against the Granada player and Barca went on to lose the game

From The Score The Sunday Sun’s brilliant back page tomorrow has more than a hint of sarcasm about it Riposte

The Sunday Sun’s brilliant back page tomorrow has more than a hint of sarcasm about it

The regional paper hit back after Alan Pardew blamed the local media for Newcastle’s poor recent form.

From The Score As it happened: Arsenal v Wigan, FA Cup semi-final Liveblog

As it happened: Arsenal v Wigan, FA Cup semi-final

Arsenal took on Wigan, as Arsene Wenger’s side looked to bring their long run without silverware to an end.

Thursday 10 April, 2014

From The Score David Moyes’ negativity is hampering a club of Manchester United’s ambition Analysis

David Moyes’ negativity is hampering a club of Manchester United’s ambition

The Red Devils were comprehenisvely beaten 3-1 by Bayern Munich in last night’s Champions League second leg.

From The Score Ireland move up three places in latest FIFA rankings Advancement

Ireland move up three places in latest FIFA rankings

However, Martin O’Neill’s side are still below teams such as Burkina Faso, Jordan and Uzbekistan.

Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The Score VIDEO: Gary Neville brilliantly highlights Arsenal’s flaws against Everton Perceptive

VIDEO: Gary Neville brilliantly highlights Arsenal’s flaws against Everton

The Sky pundit was scathing in his assessment of Arsene Wenger’s men.

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

5 talking points ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League action

Our thoughts on Chelsea v PSG and Dortmund v Madrid.

From The Score Brian Cody watched his namesake help St Kieran’s win the All-Ireland schools cup at the weekend Coincidence

Brian Cody watched his namesake help St Kieran’s win the All-Ireland schools cup at the weekend

Hurling fans won’t have difficulty remembering the name of this up and coming youngster.

Monday 7 April, 2014

From The Score VIDEO: Lee Cattermole scores a rare goal after some calamitous Spurs defending Winning

VIDEO: Lee Cattermole scores a rare goal after some calamitous Spurs defending

Emmanuel Adebayor, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen then hit back for Tottenham.

From The Score Power ranking the managers in Tottenham’s Premier League history from best to worst Looking Back

Power ranking the managers in Tottenham’s Premier League history from best to worst

Christian Gross, Tim Sherwood and Jacques Santini all feature on our list.

From The Score Daniel Sturridge surprises Liverpool school kids, performs ‘wriggly arm’ celebration with them Famous Face

Daniel Sturridge surprises Liverpool school kids, performs ‘wriggly arm’ celebration with them

The England striker took time out of his busy schedule to pay a visit to some of his adoring fans.

From The Score VIDEO: Robbie Keane scored a rather fortuitous goal for LA Galaxy last night Opportunistic

VIDEO: Robbie Keane scored a rather fortuitous goal for LA Galaxy last night

The Ireland international has been in excellent form in the MLS in recent months.

From The Score 20 of the best pics from this weekend’s GAA action Review This post contains images

20 of the best pics from this weekend’s GAA action

There was some memorable games over the last few days, and the following photos give a sense of the excitement they prompted.

Sunday 6 April, 2014

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

5 talking points from this weekend’s Premier League action

Juan Mata’s masterclass, Liverpool’s controversial victory, Chris Hughton’s sacking and more.

From The Score Seamus Coleman showed off his GAA-esque skills against Arsenal today Audacious

Seamus Coleman showed off his GAA-esque skills against Arsenal today

The Everton star began his sporting life as a promising Gaelic footballer.

From The Score As it happened: West Ham v Liverpool, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: West Ham v Liverpool, Premier League

Liverpool took on West Ham in another vital game, as the title race approaches its climax.

From The Score The Irish martial artist who’s just won four gold medals at the Wushu Championships in China Interview

The Irish martial artist who’s just won four gold medals at the Wushu Championships in China

Adrian Kearns chats to TheScore.ie about his phenomenal recent achievements.

From The Score Calm down Roy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twittersphere This post contains images

Calm down Roy! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring Gordon D’Arcy, Dónal Óg Cusack and Barack Obama.

Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The Score These 22 pictures will make you nostalgic for past Wrestlemanias Looking Back

These 22 pictures will make you nostalgic for past Wrestlemanias

The Rock, Hulk Hogan and some more of our favourites captured in action.

Friday 4 April, 2014

From The Score Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin’s clash with Tyrone Team News

Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin’s clash with Tyrone

Elsewhere, Sean Currie replaces the suspended Stephen Cluxton.

From The Score Premier League preview: how to fill out your weekend football accumulator Predictions

Premier League preview: how to fill out your weekend football accumulator

West Ham v Liverpool and Everton v Arsenal are among the key encounters taking place over the next few days.

From The Score It’s Aiden McGeady’s birthday today, so here are some of his best moments 28 YEARS YOUNG

It’s Aiden McGeady’s birthday today, so here are some of his best moments

The Irish international has been in good form for Everton recently.

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