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Last month
October 2023
Liverpool show support for Luis Diaz in 3-0 victory over Nottingham Forest
Diogo Jota held aloft the number seven shirt after scoring, with the Colombian not featuring following reports his parents had been kidnapped.
Liverpool show support for Luis Diaz in 3-0 victory over Nottingham Forest
Diogo Jota held aloft the number seven shirt after scoring, with the Colombian not featuring following reports his parents had been kidnapped.
This year
Support for under-fire Jordan Henderson
An England LGBTQ fan group say they will turn their back on the pitch when he plays.
Rory Gallagher hails "mental strength" of Glen duo after they shine for Derry
Conor Glass and Ethan Doherty featured in the Division 2 win over Limerick yesterday.
Pep Guardiola urges Chelsea to be patient with under-fire Graham Potter
Blues fans were singing the name of former boss Thomas Tuchel during Sunday’s 4-0 FA Cup defeat at Manchester City.
Last year
FAI Chairperson says Pauw has been treated unfairly by misconduct allegations
Pauw has rejected allegations of misconduct relating to her time in charge of Houston Dash.
Kenny confident Nathan Collins won't be affected by sending off against Man City
The Irish manager says Collins’ red card for a flying tackle on Jack Grealish is uncharacteristic.
'She's the bravest woman on our team right now' - Player support for Pauw
Vera Pauw released a statement in July alleging that she was raped as a young player in the Netherlands.
RFU ‘fully supports’ Eddie Jones despite England’s underwhelming Six Nations
England lost three games as they finished third.
'If he couldn’t defend, he would not play here'
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hails Trent Alexander-Arnold after ensuring clean sheet in 1-0 win over West Ham yesterday.
FAI say CEO Hill's failure to relocate permanently to Ireland is a 'non-issue'
Jonathan Hill was appointed CEO of the FAI in November 2020, but has yet to move to Ireland on a full-time basis.
All time
'It's going to be one of Munster's greatest wins. I have no doubt'
Billy Holland believes his former team-mates will do a job in Coventry.
Djokovic 'fully' supports WTA's China decision over Peng
Calls have grown for other sports organisations to take action.
Andrew Porter shows solidarity with Ireland women's team as World Cup fall-out continues
Porter has said he is ’100 per cent’ in support of the Ireland women’s team.
'If Stephen needs him this evening, he won't let anybody down'
Jim Crawford has backed Nathan Collins to shine if required against Cristiano Ronaldo and co.
'It’s a pretty straightforward answer, I 100 percent want the manager to stay'
Josh Cullen and Jason Knight have given Stephen Kenny their full support.
Support for Saints' Liverpool loanee after uncharacteristic error
Manager Alan Mathews praised Vitezslav Jaros for his overall contribution after a mistake against Sligo on Friday.
Rugby's men in tights get Pat Lam backing
World Rugby’s Law Four was previously only applicable to the women’s game.
'Everyone with eyes can see the progression' - Duffy says win should end noise around Kenny's position
The defender also gave an honest insight into how he’s making the most of his second chance after the miseries of last season.
'Amazing' Spurs fans hailed following Harry Kane reaction
The England captain has lost some favour with supporters.
Politicians condemn plan to prevent prosecution of NI veterans
Reports suggest the UK government is set to introduce a statute of limitations on prosecutions for conflict crimes that occurred pre-1998.
'Teacher's pet' emerges as Tuchel's star pupil
The Chelsea boss has acknowledged Mason Mount’s growing value to the team.
FAI give vote of confidence to Stephen Kenny
The manager’s job is not under immediate threat in spite of last night’s defeat to Luxembourg.
19-year-old sent off within 90 seconds of full debut shown support by Southampton
Alex Jankewitz suffered abused on social media as a result.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer denies Bruno Fernandes is tired and needs a break
The Portuguese star was below par in Sunday’s match between the champions and league leaders at Anfield.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon handed second public vote of confidence inside a week
Disgruntlement among the support further intensified after a 1-1 draw with St Johnstone.
'I have the insight to the story which is very different to what’s being reported'
England manager Gareth Southgate has voiced his support for Harry Maguire amid an ongoing court case.
Wilder praises 'great human being' McGoldrick for publicising online racist abuse
The Republic of Ireland striker ‘has mine and the players’ and the football club’s full support’, said the Sheffield United boss.
De Gea 'is the best goalkeeper in the world', defends Solskjaer
Ahead of their meeting with Sheffield United, the Man United boss added that he believes Dean Henderson will be first choice at the club one day.
Solskjaer praises 'fantastic' De Gea saves after 'unfortunate' error
The Spanish goalkeeper gifted a goal to Dominic Calvert-Lewin in the opening minutes of a draw with Everton.
'His time has come' - Lancaster says Farrell's head coaching credentials were 'never in doubt'
Andy Farrell’s former coaching companion Stuart Lancaster assesses his opening two games in charge of Ireland.
Bowyer aiming to get McGeady 'back to where we know he can be'
The Ireland international winger has joined Charlton Athletic until the end of the season.
Kruis backs Ireland and Munster to bounce back
England and Saracens lock also reveals he is staying with Saracens despite interest from Japanese clubs.
Stoke City insist 'perpetrators should be held accountable' in show of support for McClean
The Championship club issued a statement this afternoon.
Southgate explains selection of out-of-sorts Man United star Lingard
Without a goal or assist in 2019, the midfielder’s form has been heavily scrutinised in recent weeks.
'Sanchez isn't training with Man United reserves' - Solskjaer
The Red Devils boss insists the South American remains part of his plans for the 2019-20 campaign.
'He's been going through a lot and you have to accept the decision he has made'
Ryan McHugh on Odhran MacNiallais’s decision not to play with Donegal this season.
Waterford FC owner latest to release statement in support of John Delaney
Lee Power also warned to ‘be careful for what you wish for’ in his defence of the FAI’s former CEO.
'Lloris is my captain and one of the best keepers in the world' - Pochettino keeps faith after Liverpool error
The Frenchman remains Tottenham’s number one despite late slip-up at Anfield.
Klopp offers '100%' support to fellow boss Pochettino
The Spurs manager declared winning trophies “only builds your ego”.