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#Best XI

# best-xi - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Dundalk have more players than champions Cork City in PFAI Team of the Year
# Best XI
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# Best XI

Dundalk have more players than champions Cork City in PFAI Team of the Year

Nov 9th 2017, 11:59 AM 5,863 Views 12 Comments

Four Dundalk players and three from Cork City in team selected by players’ vote.

# best-xi - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

One Irishman makes our Euro 2016 best XI from the first round of games
# Standing Out
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# Standing Out

One Irishman makes our Euro 2016 best XI from the first round of games

Jun 15th 2016, 6:59 PM 12,408 Views 11 Comments

We select the most impressive players from the tournament’s opening matches.

# best-xi - Friday 29 April, 2016

No room for Wes Hoolahan in our Irish team of the 2015-16 club season
# Form Players
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# Form Players

No room for Wes Hoolahan in our Irish team of the 2015-16 club season

Apr 29th 2016, 6:18 PM 10,312 Views 14 Comments

Do you agree with our selection?

# best-xi - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Is this the best XI never to win the Champions League?
# Best Of The Rest
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# Best Of The Rest

Is this the best XI never to win the Champions League?

Apr 13th 2016, 6:01 PM 16,346 Views 34 Comments

These players ended illustrious careers without lifting European club football’s most coveted trophy.

# best-xi - Friday 8 January, 2016

Premier League snubbed in Uefa team of the year
# Best XI
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# Best XI

Premier League snubbed in Uefa team of the year

Jan 8th 2016, 3:46 PM 9,489 Views 16 Comments

European powerhouses Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid dominate the fans’ selection.

# best-xi - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Four Irish players make the best XI Ian Harte has played with
# Best XI
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# Best XI

Four Irish players make the best XI Ian Harte has played with

Dec 19th 2015, 1:10 PM 13,112 Views 6 Comments

The former Ireland left back also gave an interesting insight into the Roy Keane fear factor.

# best-xi - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

A best XI of Premier League summer signings so far
# Great Expectations
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# Great Expectations

A best XI of Premier League summer signings so far

Aug 11th 2015, 9:29 PM 13,811 Views 32 Comments

Xherdan Shaqiri’s move to Stoke from Inter was confirmed earlier today.

# best-xi - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

What do you think of Robbie Keane's best Ireland XI?
# Selection
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# Selection

What do you think of Robbie Keane's best Ireland XI?

Jul 28th 2015, 9:50 AM 14,347 Views 25 Comments

The LA Galaxy striker gave his selection to Today FM.

# best-xi - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Do you agree with our combined Ireland-Scotland XI?
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Do you agree with our combined Ireland-Scotland XI?

Jun 13th 2015, 7:15 AM 6,617 Views 8 Comments

We’ve decided to assess the merits of the two respective sides and come up with their joint-best team.

# best-xi - Monday 14 July, 2014

Here are the best and worst XIs of the 2014 World Cup
# Stars
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# Stars

Here are the best and worst XIs of the 2014 World Cup

Jul 14th 2014, 8:45 PM 32,624 Views 53 Comments

Philipp Lahm, Toni Kroos, Lionel Messi and more players who stood out.

# best-xi - Friday 27 June, 2014

Here are the best and worst XIs of the World Cup’s third round of games
# Heroes And Villains
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# Heroes And Villains

Here are the best and worst XIs of the World Cup’s third round of games

Jun 27th 2014, 5:08 PM 9,526 Views 12 Comments

Lionel Messi, Rafael Marquez and James Rodriguez are among the players to have caught our eye.

# best-xi - Monday 23 June, 2014

Here are the best and worst XIs of the World Cup’s second round of games
# Heroes And Villains
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# Heroes And Villains

Here are the best and worst XIs of the World Cup’s second round of games

Jun 23rd 2014, 7:15 AM 9,264 Views 13 Comments

Luis Suarez, Karim Benzema and James Rodriguez are among those who have caught the eye.

# best-xi - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Here are the best and worst XIs of the World Cup's first round of games
# Heroes And Villains
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# Heroes And Villains

Here are the best and worst XIs of the World Cup's first round of games

Jun 18th 2014, 7:15 AM 8,056 Views 15 Comments

Arjen Robben, Oscar and Andrea Pirlo all feature in our team of the tournament so far.

# best-xi - Tuesday 24 December, 2013

Seamus Coleman makes Neville and Carragher’s Premier League Best XI
# Recognition
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# Recognition

Seamus Coleman makes Neville and Carragher’s Premier League Best XI

Dec 24th 2013, 3:00 PM 23,630 Views 44 Comments

The Sky Sports pundits chose line-ups of the finest performers of the season so far.

# best-xi - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Starting XI: The best Aries footballers to play the game
# Horned Gods
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# Horned Gods

Starting XI: The best Aries footballers to play the game

Mar 23rd 2013, 8:30 AM 5,238 Views 3 Comments

You share your star sign with a 4-4-2 of footballing excellence, with a Donegalman in nets.

# best-xi - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

The snub goes on: No Premier League players included in latest Team of the Year
# Don't Look
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# Don't Look

The snub goes on: No Premier League players included in latest Team of the Year

Jan 16th 2013, 1:17 PM 2,751 Views 7 Comments

5.3m votes were counted and the likes of Rooney, Hart and Drogba were nowhere to be seen.

# best-xi - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Keane misses Premier League as he prepares for the MLS Cup final
# Major League
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# Major League

Keane misses Premier League as he prepares for the MLS Cup final

Nov 28th 2012, 10:08 AM 1,398 Views 0 Comments

Or, as Sky Sports are calling it, Beckham’s Last Game.

# best-xi - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Robbie Keane named on Major League Soccer Best XI
# Awards Season
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# Awards Season

Robbie Keane named on Major League Soccer Best XI

Nov 27th 2012, 10:01 AM 5,871 Views 13 Comments

The Irish striker has been selected up front alongside old buddy Thierry Henry.

# best-xi - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

The Premier League team of the week
# Best XI
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# Best XI

The Premier League team of the week

Sep 4th 2012, 5:17 PM 1,450 Views 0 Comments

We swear, we haven’t just chosen the star men from the Fantasy Football League site.

# best-xi - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Top performers: Here's our team of Round One
# Euro 2012
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# Euro 2012

Top performers: Here's our team of Round One

Jun 12th 2012, 5:15 PM 1,184 Views 10 Comments

We’ve picked out our winners after the first set of fixtures.

# best-xi - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Legends of yore: here's our European Championships Best XI
# Stars
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# Stars

Legends of yore: here's our European Championships Best XI

Jun 7th 2012, 11:02 AM 545 Views 2 Comments

We’ve picked what we consider to be the greatest eleven players to ever grace the tournament. Do you agree?