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#Football

# football - Today’s News

From The42 Belgian footballer in critical condition after collapsing on the pitch Concern

Belgian footballer in critical condition after collapsing on the pitch

Sporting Lokeren defender Gregory Mertens has been hospitalised amid reports that he suffered a cardiac arrest.

From The42 A former Man United goalkeeper is in trouble with the law Problems

A former Man United goalkeeper is in trouble with the law

After running into a cyclist with his car last year, the ex-player has pleaded guilty at a Sydney court.

# football - Yesterday’s News

Klopp could replace Guardiola at Bayern Munich, says club president

Ahead of the DFB Pokal semi-final meeting tomorrow, Franz Beckenbauer has suggested outgoing Borussia Dortmund coach could one day take over at the Bundesliga champions.

From The42 ‘Liverpool need five wins in a row to reach Champions League’ Under Pressure

‘Liverpool need five wins in a row to reach Champions League’

Brendan Rodgers refuses to give up on top-four qualification.

# football - Sunday 26 April, 2015

From The42 ‘Manchester United have opened the door for Liverpool’ Football

‘Manchester United have opened the door for Liverpool’

Louis van Gaal believes the club have allowed their rivals back into the race for a top-four finish.

# football - Saturday 25 April, 2015

David Cameron appears to have forgotten which football team he supports

They wear the same colour, in fairness.

# football - Friday 24 April, 2015

From The42 Sunderland aren’t suspending Adam Johnson despite his underage sex charges Available

Sunderland aren’t suspending Adam Johnson despite his underage sex charges

The Black Cats winger is free to play this weekend after being charged with sexual offences with a 15-year-old on Thursday.

# football - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From The42 At least one Liverpool legend still thinks Brendan Rodgers should not be sacked Support

At least one Liverpool legend still thinks Brendan Rodgers should not be sacked

The Anfield club slumped to a 2-1 defeat at Wembley last Sunday,

From The42 Forget Xavi and Iniesta, Stevie G is the best player Torres has played with Football Friends

Forget Xavi and Iniesta, Stevie G is the best player Torres has played with

The pair played together at Liverpool between 2007 and 2011.

From The42 ‘Manchester United yet to decide on Falcao future’ Waiting Game

‘Manchester United yet to decide on Falcao future’

The striker has misfired so far, but the club have apparently not yet dismissed making his loan move permanent.

# football - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Man Utd may not get Ronaldo back but Memphis Depay could well be the new one

Ronald de Boer believes he is similar to a former Old Trafford star.

# football - Monday 20 April, 2015

From The42 Manchester United have stepped up their pursuit of Memphis Depay… but so have PSG Forget Paris

Manchester United have stepped up their pursuit of Memphis Depay… but so have PSG

The Dutch international has been class this season.

From The42 Rodgers insists Gerrard was ‘excellent,’ questions Liverpool’s mental strength Reaction

Rodgers insists Gerrard was ‘excellent,’ questions Liverpool’s mental strength

Aston Villa ran out 2-1 winners to reach the FA Cup final on Sunday.

# football - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Watch this Sinn Féin TD explain how he helped save Cork City FC League Of Ireland This post contains videos

Watch this Sinn Féin TD explain how he helped save Cork City FC

It was a team effort (sorry).

From The42 Was this a dive by Ander Herrera? Louis van Gaal is not convinced Football

Was this a dive by Ander Herrera? Louis van Gaal is not convinced

The Manchester United boss was impressed with his side’s display at Chelsea and felt they may have had a penalty.

# football - Saturday 18 April, 2015

From The42 Mario Balotelli has received 4,000 racist messages on social media this season Racism

Mario Balotelli has received 4,000 racist messages on social media this season

A survey has found that Mario Balotelli is the Premier League player most targeted by discrimination on social media.

# football - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From The42 Bayern’s doctor has resigned after being blamed for their defeat to Porto Exit Door

Bayern’s doctor has resigned after being blamed for their defeat to Porto

The German side were beaten 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League last night.

# football - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From The42 A United youngster has given a refreshingly honest take on his performances Must Do Better

A United youngster has given a refreshingly honest take on his performances

As an injury-hit first season at Manchester United nears its end, the defender reflects on his displays.

# football - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From The42 Eric Cantona backs ‘Kings of Manchester’ to win Premier League title next season Pop Ya Collar

Eric Cantona backs ‘Kings of Manchester’ to win Premier League title next season

The Old Trafford United legend believes his former club are making progress under Louis van Gaal.

From The42 Eamon Dunphy and Brian Kerr pay touching tribute to Ray Treacy Respect

Eamon Dunphy and Brian Kerr pay touching tribute to Ray Treacy

Soccer Republic aired the feature following Treacy’s death at the weekend.

From The42 Rodgers will speak to Sterling about nitrous oxide footage Naughty Boy

Rodgers will speak to Sterling about nitrous oxide footage

The manager will speak to the youngster after Liverpool were made aware of footage.

# football - Monday 13 April, 2015

From The42 Rodgers wants injury-plagued Sturridge to play through the pain barrier as Reds push for top four Sick Note

Rodgers wants injury-plagued Sturridge to play through the pain barrier as Reds push for top four

Liverpool face Newcastle tonight hoping to move within four points of Man City.

# football - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From The42 ‘I don’t know what Raheem wants to do’ – Daniel Sturridge on Sterling’s Liverpool future LFC

‘I don’t know what Raheem wants to do’ – Daniel Sturridge on Sterling’s Liverpool future

The 20-year-old has been at the centre of protracted contract negotiations in recent months but his club and international team-mate is hopeful that he will remain at Anfield.

# football - Friday 10 April, 2015

From The42 Ferdinand set to miss clash with ‘biggest idiot’ Terry Best Of Enemies

Ferdinand set to miss clash with ‘biggest idiot’ Terry

The QPR defender is unlikely to be available for Sunday’s game with Chelsea.

From The42 The final 18 seconds of THAT match have been replayed Controversy

The final 18 seconds of THAT match have been replayed

England’s U19s women’s team drew 2-2 with Norway on Thursday.

From The42 Who put the ball in the English net? Noonan and Ryan-Doyle did Winning

Who put the ball in the English net? Noonan and Ryan-Doyle did

The Ireland U17 women recorded a memorable victory yesterday.

# football - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From The42 In your Theatre of Dreams, Big Sam wants to be the Manchester United manager England

In your Theatre of Dreams, Big Sam wants to be the Manchester United manager

The West Ham boss has revealed he’d love to sit in the home dugout at Old Trafford.

From The42 Ireland up in the FIFA rankings while Wales leap into highest ever position On The Up

Ireland up in the FIFA rankings while Wales leap into highest ever position

The latest list has been released today, with the Boys in Green up to 62nd and Chris Coleman’s men in 22nd.

From The42 Rodgers praises Henderson after late-night baby dash Call The Midwife

Rodgers praises Henderson after late-night baby dash

The England international had to travel to be with his partner on the eve of the Reds’ sixth round replay at Ewood Park but recovered to lay on the winner for Philippe Coutinho.

From The42 Ronaldo’s staggering record continues as he reaches 300 goals in just 288 games Remarkable

Ronaldo’s staggering record continues as he reaches 300 goals in just 288 games

Real Madrid are four points behind Barcelona in La Liga after Ronaldo and James Rodriguez secured a 2-0 win over Rayo Vallecano.

# football - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From The42 Moment of brilliance from Coutinho books Liverpool a date at Wembley Cup Run

Moment of brilliance from Coutinho books Liverpool a date at Wembley

The Reds will face Aston Villa in the last four after a 1-0 win over Blackburn tonight.

From The42 Messi’s cracking curler and 2 from Suarez put Barcelona 4 points clear Out Of This World

Messi’s cracking curler and 2 from Suarez put Barcelona 4 points clear

The Catalan giants took another step towards La Liga glory with a routine 4-0 win over Almeria.

# football - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From The42 These new GAA rules all come into effect this weekend Rule Book

These new GAA rules all come into effect this weekend

Saturday is D-Day for the changes approved by Congress in February.

From The42 Luis Suarez won’t be impressed with the punishment given for this footballer’s ‘bite’ Outcome

Luis Suarez won’t be impressed with the punishment given for this footballer’s ‘bite’

Juan Arango has been punished for a bite in Monterrey’s 4-3 win over Tijuana.

From The42 Brendan Rodgers on why Liverpool have scored just 3 goals in 4 games Problems

Brendan Rodgers on why Liverpool have scored just 3 goals in 4 games

The Reds are preparing to play Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup on Wednesday.

# football - Monday 6 April, 2015

From The42 Blackpool relegated from the Championship with six games to go while Bournemouth go top Wrap

Blackpool relegated from the Championship with six games to go while Bournemouth go top

Meanwhile, it was all change at the top of table with Bournemouth taking full advantage of Middlesbrough’s defeat to Watford.

# football - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From The42 Did Irish international David Meyler deserve to be sent off for this tackle? Seeing Red

Did Irish international David Meyler deserve to be sent off for this tackle?

Hull boss Steve Bruce offered up an honest assessment of the incident.

From The42 A difficult season just got worse for Ireland’s Darron Gibson Misfortune

A difficult season just got worse for Ireland’s Darron Gibson

The midfielder could be set to miss Ireland’s clash with Scotland after his latest setback.

From The42 Neymar can reach level of Messi and Ronaldo, says Alex Ferguson Opinion

Neymar can reach level of Messi and Ronaldo, says Alex Ferguson

“You’ll always look at clubs like Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United to produce that kind of player.”

# football - Friday 3 April, 2015

From The42 Wayne Rooney warns United stars to get back to business after international break United

Wayne Rooney warns United stars to get back to business after international break

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney warned his team-mates not to dwell on their win over Liverpool ahead of Aston Villa’s visit.

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