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#Goal!

# goal - Monday 1 October, 2018

From The42 Van Persie scores stunning late winner before being sent off four minutes later Late Drama This post contains videos

Van Persie scores stunning late winner before being sent off four minutes later

The Feyenoord captain was busy in the latter stages of yesterday’s game against Vitesse Arnhem.

# goal - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

From The42 Kane awarded contentious goal against Stoke, but Mo Salah isn't having it Race Is On

Kane awarded contentious goal against Stoke, but Mo Salah isn't having it

The Spurs striker successfully appealed the decision.

# goal - Sunday 14 January, 2018

'We should examine ourselves before we jump to mock Trump and his reaction to Syria'

There is no moral outrage.Perhaps we should remind people of their own children and grandchildren?, writes Derek O’Rourke.

# goal - Sunday 1 October, 2017

From The42 Winning combination! Ward and Hendrick combine to score winner for Burnley Double Trouble

Winning combination! Ward and Hendrick combine to score winner for Burnley

It was Jeff Hendrick’s first Premier League goal of the season.

# goal - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From The42 On fire! Sean Maguire just scored his first Championship goal for Preston Seánie

On fire! Sean Maguire just scored his first Championship goal for Preston

The striker has earned plaudits since moving to the Championship during the summer as he continues to wait for a first international appearance for Ireland.

# goal - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'First Ebola, now mudslides': Over 100 children confirmed dead in Sierra Leone

The death toll is currently at 300 but is expected to rise significantly.

# goal - Sunday 14 May, 2017

From The42 Irish striker Sheridan continues fine goalscoring form for Polish table-toppers On The Scoresheet This post contains videos

Irish striker Sheridan continues fine goalscoring form for Polish table-toppers

Cillian Sheridan now has six goals and four assists in his first 10 games for Jagiellonia Bialystok.

# goal - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Goal won't lose out on US funding after investigation into alleged fraud

In a new deal, USAID has laid out conditions under which Goal must operate.

# goal - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

From The42 The most acrobatic goal ever? The United Soccer League threw up a cracker last night Woah

The most acrobatic goal ever? The United Soccer League threw up a cracker last night

Woah! A flip throw-in AND a bicycle kick goal.

# goal - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Two leading charities, Oxfam Ireland and GOAL, enter into merger negotiations

If the merger goes ahead the new global development agency named Oxfam Goal will be based in Ireland

# goal - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Troubled charity GOAL seeking up to 25 redundancies

The news caps a difficult 2016 for the charity.

# goal - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Government to give Goal almost €4m following investigation into financial irregularities

Money had been withheld while the charity’s operations in Turkey and Syria were investigated.

# goal - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Goal appoints board member of Irish Water parent company as boss after US investigation

The cloud over the charity darkened last week as it closed its US office and laid off 10 staff.

# goal - Sunday 16 October, 2016

From The42 This stunning goal from a free lit up a Mayo club championship game yesterday Pick It Out

This stunning goal from a free lit up a Mayo club championship game yesterday

Belmullet player Shane Nallen raised the green flag with this superb strike.

# goal - Friday 14 October, 2016

Goal has closed down its US office and made 10 staff redundant

The aid agency, Ireland’s largest in the field, has confirmed to TheJournal.ie that it is terminating the contracts of 10 employees at Goal USA.

# goal - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Barry Andrews has resigned as head of Goal over US Government inquiry

The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is in contact with the Irish charity’s board.

# goal - Saturday 17 September, 2016

From The42 'On a train with no wifi for 3 days with 2 Chinese people' - Jack McCaffrey's different summer Abroad In Africa

'On a train with no wifi for 3 days with 2 Chinese people' - Jack McCaffrey's different summer

The 2015 Footballer of the Year will watch on tomorrow after spending time travelling this year.

# goal - Monday 8 August, 2016

€3 million in State funding for Goal withheld as investigation into charity's Syrian finances continues

Two members of Goal’s Turkey staff have already been sacked in the aftermath of the scandal.

# goal - Thursday 23 June, 2016

There's one man on the front of every newspaper today

Meanwhile, Robbie Brady briefly had a new middle name.

# goal - Friday 13 May, 2016

Goal sacks Turkish staff following investigation into financial malpractice

The charity has had funding in the region cut by USAid in the wake of the investigation.

# goal - Friday 29 April, 2016

The 5 at 5: Friday

Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

Irish charity GOAL under US investigation for alleged mismanagement in Syria Exclusive

The USAID agency has put some of its funding for GOAL on hold, pending the probe.

# goal - Friday 15 April, 2016

Words of thanks from a Syrian: Irish schoolchildren showed me kindness and hope

Alia Alsoud left Syria in 2011 at start of the civil war. She visited Ireland recently to meet children and teenagers concerned about the refugee crisis.

# goal - Monday 14 March, 2016

Would you have survived? This smoking 'rocket' stopped people in their tracks in Dublin today

The head of GOAL hopes the installation might “start conversations” about Syria.

# goal - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The42 Just how offside was Juan Mata's offside goal against Shrewsbury? Interference

Just how offside was Juan Mata's offside goal against Shrewsbury?

Time to get the salt cellars out again…

# goal - Sunday 24 January, 2016

From The42 Ireland's Anthony Stokes got his Hibs debut off to the best possible start yesterday Irish Eye

Ireland's Anthony Stokes got his Hibs debut off to the best possible start yesterday

Meanwhile, it was also an eventful day for another fringe member of Martin O’Neill’s squad.

# goal - Monday 16 November, 2015

From The42 Here's the goal that secured Ireland's place at the Euros Superman

Here's the goal that secured Ireland's place at the Euros

Jon Walters’ second ensured a famous win for the Boys in Green.

# goal - Friday 13 November, 2015

Here’s the classy Robbie Brady strike that put Ireland ahead tonight

You may have missed this goal the first time around.

# goal - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

From The42 Man United youngster Pereira caps full debut with a goal, Martial can't stop scoring Teenage Kicks This post contains videos

Man United youngster Pereira caps full debut with a goal, Martial can't stop scoring

Wayne Rooney also found the back of the net as United saw off Mick McCarthy’s Ipswich Town.

# goal - Wednesday 9 September, 2015

From The42 Adnan Januzaj scored 18 minutes into his Dortmund debut Goal!

Adnan Januzaj scored 18 minutes into his Dortmund debut

The 20-year-old took little time to settle with his new club.

# goal - Sunday 6 September, 2015

From The42 This TJ Reid goal is keeping Kilkenny in it against Galway Goal!

This TJ Reid goal is keeping Kilkenny in it against Galway

TJ Reid has now scored in all four of his games this season.

# goal - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Dubliners got a chance to see what life is really like in Syria

The video was harrowing.

# goal - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

I learned how to write in the dirt as a child soldier - now I'm an aid worker in the same conflict

The story of James Riak, an aid worker with GOAL in South Sudan, who was kidnapped from his family as a ten-year-old and trained as a child soldier.

# goal - Saturday 15 August, 2015

From The42 Lukaku and Barkley put Saints to the sword In Control This post contains videos

Lukaku and Barkley put Saints to the sword

The visitors recorded a 3-0 win over Southampton today.

# goal - Friday 7 August, 2015

From The42 Competition: What's the best ever Champions League goal? Goal!

Competition: What's the best ever Champions League goal?

From Zizou to Stevie G, vote your your favourite here.

# goal - Sunday 2 August, 2015

From The42 Fermanagh scored one of the most bizarre goals you'll see against Dublin Get In The Net

# goal - Friday 3 July, 2015

This is GOAL's response to Paddy Power's immigrant ad

Paddy Power’s latest advert has people asking if the bookies have gone too far this time.

# goal - Sunday 28 June, 2015

From The42 Ouch! Diarmuid Connolly got whacked full in the face by Bernard Brogan’s powerful volley Scarla

Ouch! Diarmuid Connolly got whacked full in the face by Bernard Brogan’s powerful volley

This is not how he imagined his day in front of Hill 16 going.

# goal - Saturday 27 June, 2015

'There is truly no reason to die from cholera but 9,000 people have since 2010'

And there’s been a 190% increase in the disease in Haiti this year.

# goal - Saturday 20 June, 2015

From The42 The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

The Irish brother-and-sister combo hoping to take the 2016 Olympics by storm

Living, working, travelling, and competing together takes its toll on the siblings.

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