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#Criticism

# criticism - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Yanis Varoufakis calls Paschal Donohoe a 'chronic and pathetic finance minister'

Varoufakis served as the Greek Finance Minister from January to July 2015.

# criticism - Friday 28 August, 2020

From The42 FAI dismiss claims of bank involvement in hiring chairperson as 'deflecting from the real issues' Criticism

FAI dismiss claims of bank involvement in hiring chairperson as 'deflecting from the real issues'

FAI member Larry Bass has made several criticisms of the Association ahead of a crucial vote on reforms next Monday.

# criticism - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

From The42 'A marketing strategy for a drinks brand... And far worse' - Richie Sadlier on Champions League semi-finalists Criticism This post contains videos

'A marketing strategy for a drinks brand... And far worse' - Richie Sadlier on Champions League semi-finalists

The RTÉ analyst went where some football pundits are reluctant to go.

# criticism - Friday 17 July, 2020

From The42 Messi lambasts 'very weak' Barca after Real Madrid clinch La Liga title Criticism

Messi lambasts 'very weak' Barca after Real Madrid clinch La Liga title

Barcelona’s title challenge ended with a whimper at Camp Nou, where they were beaten 2-1 by Osasuna.

# criticism - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

From The42 'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban Criticism This post contains videos

'It's high time the GAA grew a pair of balls' - Duignan on inter-county teams breaking training ban

The Offaly chairman has suggested that teams who break the rule should be removed from the championship.

# criticism - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Plans to change branding of PSNI scrapped following online backlash

The proposed branding included the use of the term Police Service NI rather than PSNI.

'Cruel and reckless': NY governor slams Trump over claims about protester (75) who was hospitalised by police

The president attempted to cast doubt on footage showing police in the city of Buffalo shoving the man.

# criticism - Saturday 30 May, 2020

From The42 'I realised at that point that it's not a nice place to be or a healthy thing to do' Reflecting

'I realised at that point that it's not a nice place to be or a healthy thing to do'

Ireland and Ulster wing Jacob Stockdale says the lockdown has been a blessing in disguise for him.

# criticism - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

From The42 US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office Criticism

US World Cup star Rapinoe blasts Trump, doesn't rule out run for office

The footballer also branded the president a ‘white nationalist’.

From The42 'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary Criticism

'About 90% of it was BS' - Ex-Chicago Bulls player slams Jordan over The Last Dance documentary

Horace Grant claims the documentary was edited to present his former team-mate in a favorable light.

# criticism - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

From The42 'Allowing millionaires on the pitch sends the wrong signal' - Bundesliga restart draws criticism Anger

'Allowing millionaires on the pitch sends the wrong signal' - Bundesliga restart draws criticism

World champion rower Oliver Zeidler has branded the situation ‘a joke’.

# criticism - Sunday 17 May, 2020

'A lot of them aren’t even pretending to be in charge': Obama hits out at US response to Covid-19

He made the remarks during a livestreaming event for historically black colleges and universities.

# criticism - Sunday 10 May, 2020

From The42 Lyon slam French football league for 'suddenly' ending Ligue 1 season Criticism

Lyon slam French football league for 'suddenly' ending Ligue 1 season

The club feel that the decision could see the division slip further behind Europe’s top leagues.

# criticism - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Democratic governor slams Pence claims that US has sufficient Covid-19 testing as 'delusional'

Some governors said testing capacity was far behind levels needed to avoid sparking new outbreaks.

# criticism - Friday 20 March, 2020

From The42 'Premature' to postpone Tokyo Olympics - IOC chief Criticism

'Premature' to postpone Tokyo Olympics - IOC chief

He remained optimistic about holding the Tokyo Olympics on schedule from July 24 to August 9.

# criticism - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

From The42 'I was down when Galway U20s played Mayo. You wouldn’t put the mother-in-law out in that weather' Criticism

'I was down when Galway U20s played Mayo. You wouldn’t put the mother-in-law out in that weather'

Pádraic Joyce has slammed the GAA for their treatment of the U20 and Sigerson competitions.

# criticism - Monday 9 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Cork and Sligo cancel St Patrick's Day parades

A number of other parades across the country have been postponed or cancelled.

# criticism - Saturday 7 March, 2020

'Some validity' in criticism of Fine Gael Seanad candidates, says Varadkar

The party has 11 female candidates running for election in the Seanad.

# criticism - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

From The42 'In terms of the captaincy, it seems we're not so quick to see how good Johnny has become' Leader

'In terms of the captaincy, it seems we're not so quick to see how good Johnny has become'

Former Ireland captain Rory Best is confident his successor, Johnny Sexton, will bounce back.

# criticism - Monday 2 March, 2020

From The42 'They didn't do their job' - Meath boss slams match officials after suffering relegation Criticism

'They didn't do their job' - Meath boss slams match officials after suffering relegation

Andy McEntee says Galway were not sufficiently punished for cynical play for their Division 1 clash.

# criticism - Sunday 16 February, 2020

From The42 Steven Gerrard disappointed with officials after Rangers edge past Livingston Criticism

Steven Gerrard disappointed with officials after Rangers edge past Livingston

The Light Blues boss thinks his side should have been awarded a penalty.

# criticism - Friday 14 February, 2020

From The42 Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea Criticism

Zouma: Mourinho told me I was rubbish at Chelsea

The French defender worked with the Portuguese boss during the latter’s second spell in charge at Stamford Bridge.

# criticism - Monday 10 February, 2020

From The42 DJ Carey: 'If you ask a referee what they’re doing, they tell you where to go' Criticism

DJ Carey: 'If you ask a referee what they’re doing, they tell you where to go'

The IT Carlow manager also bemoaned the hectic schedules his players are facing at this time of year.

# criticism - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

From The42 Lionel Messi tells former team-mate to 'name names' after Barcelona dressing room criticism Unimpressed

Lionel Messi tells former team-mate to 'name names' after Barcelona dressing room criticism

The Argentine superstar is not happy with sporting director Eric Abidal.

# criticism - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

'We're victims of our own success': Evelyn Cusack defends Met Éireann over Storm Lorenzo criticism

The head of forecasting at Met Éireann said the storm had been “over-sensationalised” prior to reaching Ireland.

# criticism - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

These are Irish film critics' favourite movies of the year

It was a good year for Noah Baumbach’s Marriage story, and the Irish film Extra Ordinary.

# criticism - Thursday 12 December, 2019

From The42 Andy Ruiz Jr branded an 'elephant' and a 'disgrace' Criticism

Andy Ruiz Jr branded an 'elephant' and a 'disgrace'

Frank Warren has heavily criticised the fighter after he came in overweight for his title rematch against Anthony Joshua.

# criticism - Sunday 24 November, 2019

From The42 Sheffield United 'wanted it more than us' - Solskjaer Criticism

Sheffield United 'wanted it more than us' - Solskjaer

Sheffield United’s energy and drive was often too much for Manchester United to handle, concedes manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

# criticism - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Dublin Marathon says new lottery system 'gives everyone a fair chance'

Criticism of the new system claimed that seasoned runners could miss out on participating next year.

# criticism - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'Jobpath Macht Frei': Condemnation after 'extremely offensive' sign placed at Cork Welfare office

The slogan “arbeit macht frei” is known for appearing on the entrance of Auschwitz.

'The best place to have it': Trump to host next G7 summit at his golf club in Florida

The announcement sparked immediate accusations of corruption from the opposition Democrats.

From The42 Christian Eriksen 'too slow' for Bayern Munich Criticism

Christian Eriksen 'too slow' for Bayern Munich

Lothar Matthaus, who took in two spells with the Bundesliga giants, is not convinced by the Danish playmaker.

# criticism - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

From The42 Under-performing Fred accepts Man United criticism Reaction

Under-performing Fred accepts Man United criticism

The Brazilian midfielder has seen his form criticised this term.

# criticism - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

From The42 'It's a shambles!' - Tottenham slammed after Bayern thrashing Criticism

'It's a shambles!' - Tottenham slammed after Bayern thrashing

Chris Waddle believes the horrible result against the German champions can be attributed to off-field issues.

Taoiseach tells Dáil he goes to the dogs every Christmas, and plans to go to Shelbourne Park again this year

Rural TDs have criticised the suspension of promoting the sport in tourism marketing campaigns.

# criticism - Thursday 26 September, 2019

John Major accuses Boris Johnson of 'wilfully' destroying prospects of Brexit agreement

The former prime minister said Johnson was whipping up “fear and anger” for electoral purposes.

# criticism - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

From The42 All Blacks coach hits out at trial by social media Criticism

All Blacks coach hits out at trial by social media

New Zealand skipper Kieran Read, prop Joe Moody and South African Pieter-Steph du Toit have all come under fire, and Steve Hansen is not happy.

# criticism - Monday 23 September, 2019

From The42 Current Man Utd team 'probably' the worst of the modern era - Redknapp Criticism

Current Man Utd team 'probably' the worst of the modern era - Redknapp

The Red Devils have come under fire following defeat to West Ham on Sunday.

Dublin City Council defends decision to make GAA homecoming event ticketed

The ticketing of the event has been criticised by some Dublin GAA fans.

# criticism - Sunday 22 September, 2019

From The42 De Gea 'lucky' to get new Man United contract, claim Mourinho and Keane Criticism This post contains videos

De Gea 'lucky' to get new Man United contract, claim Mourinho and Keane

The Spaniard recently signed a fresh deal that will keep him at Old Trafford until 2023.

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