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#Goal Machine

# goal-machine - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Ibrahimovic scores 150th Serie A goal as AC Milan defeat Mourinho's Roma
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Ibrahimovic scores 150th Serie A goal as AC Milan defeat Mourinho's Roma

Oct 31st 2021, 10:37 PM 5,891 Views 0 Comments

The result leaves AC Milan second on goal difference in the table behind Napoli.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Jarrett off to a flier at Brighton but 'still a long way to go' for Ireland striker
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# Goal Machine

Jarrett off to a flier at Brighton but 'still a long way to go' for Ireland striker

Feb 26th 2020, 5:04 PM 4,172 Views 2 Comments

Two goals from Rianna Jarrett helped the Seagulls to advance to the FA Cup quarter-finals.

# goal-machine - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Lewandowski into the record books as Bundesliga champions Bayern move top
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Lewandowski into the record books as Bundesliga champions Bayern move top

Oct 26th 2019, 5:26 PM 6,452 Views 1 Comment

Robert Lewandowski helped Bayern to a 2-1 win over Union Berlin at Allianz Arena.

# goal-machine - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Ronaldo and Pjanic on target as Juventus navigate late drama against Bologna
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# Goal Machine

Ronaldo and Pjanic on target as Juventus navigate late drama against Bologna

Oct 19th 2019, 10:37 PM 3,404 Views 1 Comment

Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Miralem Pjanic handed Juventus a 2-1 win on Saturday.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'I still can't believe it, to be honest. It's something I've dreamed of since I was a little kid'
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# Goal Machine

'I still can't believe it, to be honest. It's something I've dreamed of since I was a little kid'

Oct 9th 2019, 2:54 PM 3,803 Views 1 Comment

Prolific Wexford Youths attacker Rianna Jarrett scored her first senior international goal last night.

# goal-machine - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'He is wanted by many clubs' - PSG a possibility for €65 million Liverpool target Pepe
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'He is wanted by many clubs' - PSG a possibility for €65 million Liverpool target Pepe

Jul 13th 2019, 11:34 AM 9,380 Views 6 Comments

Thomas Tuchel is a fan of Nicolas Pepe, who scored 22 goals for Lille in Ligue 1 last season.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Brighton beat Aston Villa and Arsenal to sign prolific Belgian winger
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# Goal Machine

Brighton beat Aston Villa and Arsenal to sign prolific Belgian winger

Jun 26th 2019, 3:57 PM 8,767 Views 6 Comments

Leandro Trossard scored 22 goals for Genk last season and becomes Graham Potter’s second signing at Brighton.

# goal-machine - Sunday 19 May, 2019

Ireland striker Barrett nets a double as Peamount United maintain top spot
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# Goal Machine

Ireland striker Barrett nets a double as Peamount United maintain top spot

May 19th 2019, 5:00 PM 2,812 Views 0 Comments

The league leaders left Bishopstown with all three points with a 3-0 win against Cork City.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

'You can reach 1,000 goals too', Brazil legend Pele tells PSG's rising star Mbappe
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# Goal Machine

'You can reach 1,000 goals too', Brazil legend Pele tells PSG's rising star Mbappe

Apr 2nd 2019, 10:52 PM 4,945 Views 16 Comments

Last year the French star became only the second teenager to score in a World Cup final after Pele.

# goal-machine - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Rooney scores first MLS hat-trick to kickstart second season Stateside
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# Goal Machine

Rooney scores first MLS hat-trick to kickstart second season Stateside

Mar 17th 2019, 10:45 AM 5,857 Views 5 Comments

The former England star registered his first three goals of the new season last night.

# goal-machine - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Ronaldo on target with 20th goal of the season as Juventus go 11 points clear in Serie A
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# Goal Machine

Ronaldo on target with 20th goal of the season as Juventus go 11 points clear in Serie A

Feb 10th 2019, 9:57 PM 7,466 Views 9 Comments

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 18th Serie A goal of the season as Juventus beat Sassuolo 3-0 to move 11 points clear at the top of the table.

# goal-machine - Saturday 26 January, 2019

35-year-old Quagliarella equals Batistuta's 1994 record to leapfrog Ronaldo as Serie A top scorer
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# Goal Machine

35-year-old Quagliarella equals Batistuta's 1994 record to leapfrog Ronaldo as Serie A top scorer

Jan 26th 2019, 7:54 PM 12,392 Views 8 Comments

The Sampdoria veteran is in the form of his life and has now scored in 11 consecutive games.

# goal-machine - Saturday 1 December, 2018

After four years and 80 goals in New York, Spain legend David Villa to join Iniesta in Japan
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# Goal Machine

After four years and 80 goals in New York, Spain legend David Villa to join Iniesta in Japan

Dec 1st 2018, 9:23 AM 5,437 Views 11 Comments

Ahead of his imminent departure from New York City, the veteran striker has confirmed he will join Vissel Kobe.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Galway-born striker Connolly scores brilliant hat-trick for Brighton in Checkatrade Trophy
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# Goal Machine

Galway-born striker Connolly scores brilliant hat-trick for Brighton in Checkatrade Trophy

Nov 13th 2018, 10:57 PM 8,833 Views 2 Comments

Aaron Connolly moved to Brighton from Mervue United in the summer on 2016 on a two-year deal.

# goal-machine - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Ireland striker Jarrett named Player of the Year after scoring 27 goals during injury-hit season
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# Goal Machine

Ireland striker Jarrett named Player of the Year after scoring 27 goals during injury-hit season

Nov 10th 2018, 10:39 AM 6,663 Views 1 Comment

Rianna Jarrett starred during a 2018 campaign where Wexford Youths collected the WNL title, FAI Cup and Development Shield.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

16-year-old Ireland striker Troy Parrott scores for Tottenham in Uefa Youth League against PSV
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# Prospect

16-year-old Ireland striker Troy Parrott scores for Tottenham in Uefa Youth League against PSV

Nov 6th 2018, 5:01 PM 7,629 Views 4 Comments

The Dubliner has impressed since joining the London club from Belvedere in July.

# goal-machine - Sunday 4 November, 2018

'In PE class a fella turns around and says: lads she’s playing in the Aviva next week, so go easy on the tackles'
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# Goal Machine

'In PE class a fella turns around and says: lads she’s playing in the Aviva next week, so go easy on the tackles'

Nov 4th 2018, 7:30 AM 51,048 Views 5 Comments

Ireland and Peamount United striker Amber Barrett looks ahead to today’s Women’s FAI Cup final and reflects on a whirlwind 18 months.

# goal-machine - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Tottenham striker Troy Parrott scores 27-minute hat-trick as Ireland U19s see off Faroe Islands
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# Goal Machine

Tottenham striker Troy Parrott scores 27-minute hat-trick as Ireland U19s see off Faroe Islands

Oct 13th 2018, 5:25 PM 9,154 Views 5 Comments

With back-to-back wins, Ireland are in a strong position to reach the elite phase of qualification for the Uefa European U19 Championships.

# goal-machine - Friday 12 October, 2018

Pat Hoban scores 27th goal of the season as champions Dundalk snatch three points
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Pat Hoban scores 27th goal of the season as champions Dundalk snatch three points

Oct 12th 2018, 10:05 PM 4,833 Views 5 Comments

Stephen Kenny’s champions secured three points on the road thanks to second-half goals from Pat Hoban and Ronan Murray.

# goal-machine - Thursday 12 April, 2018

3 second-half goals key as Na Fianna see off Lucan Sarsfields in Dublin SFC
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# Goal Machine

3 second-half goals key as Na Fianna see off Lucan Sarsfields in Dublin SFC

Apr 12th 2018, 10:07 PM 10,036 Views 3 Comments

Conor McHugh, Darragh Kennedy and Sean Caffrey hit the vital strikes

# goal-machine - Monday 12 March, 2018

'I felt how most young boys would, thinking ‘F**k this, I’m not playing football’ as I thought I'd been shafted'
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# Long Read

'I felt how most young boys would, thinking ‘F**k this, I’m not playing football’ as I thought I'd been shafted'

Mar 12th 2018, 2:00 PM 10,196 Views 2 Comments

Derry City striker Rory Patterson talks his career in Ireland, England and Australia, the brilliance of Paddy McCourt and the return to the Brandywell.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

'Again he shows his value and what we've been missing all season' - Preston boss hails Maguire's impact
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'Again he shows his value and what we've been missing all season' - Preston boss hails Maguire's impact

Mar 7th 2018, 12:00 PM 18,328 Views 30 Comments

The Kilkenny native bagged the winner for Preston against Bristol City last night.

# goal-machine - Sunday 10 September, 2017

‘People think that football started in Ireland with Jack Charlton, but that’s simply not true’
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‘People think that football started in Ireland with Jack Charlton, but that’s simply not true’

Sep 10th 2017, 11:02 PM 24,313 Views 20 Comments

Legendary League of Ireland striker Mick Leech looks back on his record-breaking career with Shamrock Rovers that included a brief period of swapping Milltown for Tinseltown.

# goal-machine - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Conor Hourihane bagged an incredible hat-trick this evening as Aston Villa downed Norwich
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# Goal Machine

Conor Hourihane bagged an incredible hat-trick this evening as Aston Villa downed Norwich

Aug 19th 2017, 5:05 PM 13,932 Views 13 Comments

The 26-year-old has four goals in his last two games in the Championship.

# goal-machine - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Hat-trick from Ahern gets Limerick hurling off to good start against Clare in Thurles
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Hat-trick from Ahern gets Limerick hurling off to good start against Clare in Thurles

Jun 4th 2017, 3:48 PM 13,898 Views 5 Comments

Limerick advance to face Waterford in the final.

# goal-machine - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Reunited: Klaas Jan Huntelaar rejoins Ajax after nine years apart
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# Klaas Signing

Reunited: Klaas Jan Huntelaar rejoins Ajax after nine years apart

Jun 1st 2017, 3:42 PM 6,739 Views 6 Comments

The 33-year-old has played for Real Madrid, AC Milan and Schalke before returning to Holland.

# goal-machine - Monday 2 January, 2017

'I make them eat their balls' - Ibrahimovic hits back at critics
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'I make them eat their balls' - Ibrahimovic hits back at critics

Jan 2nd 2017, 9:31 AM 9,034 Views 16 Comments

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has silenced his doubters with 17 goals – 12 of those coming in the Premier League since moving to Manchester United.

# goal-machine - Friday 23 September, 2016

Lack of Manchester United game-time 'frustrating' for Rashford
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# Hot Streak

Lack of Manchester United game-time 'frustrating' for Rashford

Sep 23rd 2016, 7:45 PM 9,048 Views 34 Comments

Jose Mourinho has only started Marcus Rashford once in the Premier League this season – a situation the striker is determined to change.

# goal-machine - Thursday 17 March, 2016

Aubameyang on the double as Spurs bow out with a whimper
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Aubameyang on the double as Spurs bow out with a whimper

Mar 17th 2016, 10:40 PM 6,883 Views 12 Comments

The Borussia Dortmund striker was his usual impressive self as the German side eased into the last eight of the Europa League.

# goal-machine - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Jamie Vardy's having a party! He's just broken Ruud van Nistelrooy's Premier League record
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Jamie Vardy's having a party! He's just broken Ruud van Nistelrooy's Premier League record

Nov 28th 2015, 6:04 PM 14,793 Views 29 Comments

Leicester lead Manchester United 1-0.

What's the opposite of a golazo? Because Ireland's Daryl Murphy just scored one
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What's the opposite of a golazo? Because Ireland's Daryl Murphy just scored one

Nov 28th 2015, 2:24 PM 9,720 Views 3 Comments

The Ipswich striker now has six in his last three games.

# goal-machine - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Robert Lewandowski has just scored five goals in less than 10 minutes against Wolfsburg
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Robert Lewandowski has just scored five goals in less than 10 minutes against Wolfsburg

Sep 22nd 2015, 8:39 PM 12,604 Views 23 Comments

Yes, you read that correctly.

# goal-machine - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Sergio Aguero's double inspires Manchester City to eye-catching win over Stoke
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# Yes He Kun

Sergio Aguero's double inspires Manchester City to eye-catching win over Stoke

Feb 11th 2015, 10:40 PM 4,836 Views 2 Comments

Elsewhere, Southampton were held by West Ham, Pardew’s Palace earned a point against Newcastle while West Brom beat Swansea.

# goal-machine - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Fernando Torres has just scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid... this time round
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Fernando Torres has just scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid... this time round

Jan 15th 2015, 7:24 PM 12,582 Views 23 Comments

And who better to score it against than Madrid.

# goal-machine - Friday 18 July, 2014

Ireland U19 striker signs professional contract with Everton
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Ireland U19 striker signs professional contract with Everton

Jul 18th 2014, 6:28 PM 10,251 Views 4 Comments

Sam Byrne spent three years with Manchester United but was released in May.

# goal-machine - Monday 13 January, 2014

VIDEO: A 19 year-old on loan from Juventus hit four goals against AC Milan last night
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VIDEO: A 19 year-old on loan from Juventus hit four goals against AC Milan last night

Jan 13th 2014, 8:49 AM 5,635 Views 5 Comments

Domenico Berardi hit all the goals for Sassuolo in their 4-3 win in their Serie A clash.

# goal-machine - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Without hat-tricks I’d still be fighting to impress, says red-hot Cillian O’Connor
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Without hat-tricks I’d still be fighting to impress, says red-hot Cillian O’Connor

Aug 22nd 2013, 7:45 AM 2,568 Views 3 Comments

Mayo’s two-time Young Player of the Year has been in devastating form since coming back from a shoulder injury.

# goal-machine - Saturday 22 June, 2013

6 Pack: The lowdown on Cork hurler Luke O'Farrell
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6 Pack: The lowdown on Cork hurler Luke O'Farrell

Jun 22nd 2013, 7:45 AM 3,037 Views 0 Comments

The 23 year-old is full-forward for the Rebels on Sunday.

# goal-machine - Friday 19 October, 2012

Thank you, Twiggy: Why the Hoops striker will be missed
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# KOH

Thank you, Twiggy: Why the Hoops striker will be missed

Oct 19th 2012, 3:13 PM 1,196 Views 1 Comment

Three-and-a-half years after arriving in Tallaght, the prolific Scot plays his final home game tonight.

# goal-machine - Friday 5 November, 2010

After another hat-trick here's Steven Gerrard's best goals
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# Captain Fantastic

After another hat-trick here's Steven Gerrard's best goals

Nov 5th 2010, 10:40 AM 253 Views 1 Comment

The Anfield captain hit a quick-fire treble against Napoli last night. What are your favourite Steve G moments?