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#missed opportunity

# missed-opportunity - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From The42 'You've got to guarantee the ball goes down': O'Driscoll says Stockdale error was unforgivable Missed Opportunity This post contains videos

'You've got to guarantee the ball goes down': O'Driscoll says Stockdale error was unforgivable

Jacob Stockdale passed up the opportunity to score a crucial try during Ulster’s Champions Cup defeat to Leinster on Saturday.

# missed-opportunity - Saturday 23 February, 2019

From The42 Barnes late strike shocks Tottenham at Turf Moor Missed Opportunity

Barnes late strike shocks Tottenham at Turf Moor

Harry Kane made a goalscoring return to the side, but Spurs missed their chance to cut the gap on league leaders Liverpool and Manchester City.

# missed-opportunity - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

From The42 Another twist in the Premier League title race as Liverpool frustrated by Leicester Missed Opportunity

Another twist in the Premier League title race as Liverpool frustrated by Leicester

Sadio Mane gave the Reds the perfect start, before Harry Maguire equalised.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 11 November, 2018

From The42 Woodward laments England's failure to kick goals in All Blacks defeat Missed Opportunity

Woodward laments England's failure to kick goals in All Blacks defeat

The World Cup-winning coach added that current boss Eddie Jones ought to feel “cranky”.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 16 July, 2017

From The42 Harrington left to rue disastrous third round as Cabrera Bello claims stunning Scottish Open Missed Opportunity

Harrington left to rue disastrous third round as Cabrera Bello claims stunning Scottish Open

The Dubliner had been well in contention until Saturday’s implosion but he rallied to finish five shots off the Spaniard.

# missed-opportunity - Thursday 13 April, 2017

From The42 Wasteful United are made pay for missed chances as Anderlecht grab late equaliser Missed Opportunity

Wasteful United are made pay for missed chances as Anderlecht grab late equaliser

It’s delicately poised ahead of the return leg in Manchester after Leander Dendoncker powered home with just a few minutes remaining.

# missed-opportunity - Saturday 1 April, 2017

From The42 Bournemouth left frustrated as Harry Arter misses penalty Missed Opportunity

Bournemouth left frustrated as Harry Arter misses penalty

The Ireland international missed a golden opportunity to win it late on for the Cherries against Southampton.

# missed-opportunity - Saturday 4 March, 2017

From The42 Zlatan misses penalty as Man United left frustrated by 10-man Bournemouth Missed Opportunity

Zlatan misses penalty as Man United left frustrated by 10-man Bournemouth

Andrew Surman was sent off, while others were fortunate not to be dismissed in a heated affair.

# missed-opportunity - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

"Not Brexit-proof" - there's a deal of good news for the self-employed today, but is it enough?

"Not Brexit-proof" - there's a deal of good news for the self-employed today, but is it enough?

However the earned income tax credit still lags behind the €1,650 automatic deduction available to PAYE workers.

# missed-opportunity - Friday 12 August, 2016

From The42 Cork again fail to capitalise on Dundalk's defeat with scoreless draw at home to Bohemians Missed Opportunity

Cork again fail to capitalise on Dundalk's defeat with scoreless draw at home to Bohemians

The Leesiders are still five points behind the league leaders.

# missed-opportunity - Friday 3 June, 2016

From The42 Lack of killer instinct costs Galway against 10-man Derry Missed Opportunity

Lack of killer instinct costs Galway against 10-man Derry

It may be a precious point for the home side they really should have claimed all three.

# missed-opportunity - Thursday 7 April, 2016

From The42 The reason Wenger passed up the chance to sign West Ham's free-kick king Payet Missed Opportunity

The reason Wenger passed up the chance to sign West Ham's free-kick king Payet

The Frenchman’s lack of consistency earlier in his career cost him the chance of a move to Arsenal.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 20 December, 2015

From The42 Munster must be ruthless in Europe - Foley Missed Opportunity

Munster must be ruthless in Europe - Foley

“We thought we should have won last week and we’ll probably go away from this (game).”

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 17 May, 2015

From The42 One of the most unrealised talents in football is looking for a new club this summer Missed Opportunity

One of the most unrealised talents in football is looking for a new club this summer

French playmaker Yoann Gourcuff is on his way out of Lyon.

# missed-opportunity - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

From The42 The awkward moment when forgetting you're on a 147 break costs you £30,000 Costly

# missed-opportunity - Monday 15 December, 2014

From The42 O'Shea happy to lead 'the best team in Heineken Cup history' in home quarter-final race Missed Opportunity

O'Shea happy to lead 'the best team in Heineken Cup history' in home quarter-final race

Quins’ losing bonus point at the Aviva could prove decisive in the end.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 26 October, 2014

From The42 Sexton leads Racing to second Champions Cup win but no bonus point in Treviso Missed Opportunity

Sexton leads Racing to second Champions Cup win but no bonus point in Treviso

Racing may rue leaving Italy with only four points.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From The42 Toulon hold off spirited Scarlets but don't get bonus point Missed Opportunity

Toulon hold off spirited Scarlets but don't get bonus point

Toulon were only able to pick up four points at home to the Scarlets.

# missed-opportunity - Saturday 13 September, 2014

From The42 South Africa blow late chances to let All Blacks off the hook Missed Opportunity

South Africa blow late chances to let All Blacks off the hook

South Africa had two great opportunities to snatch a win in Wellington.

# missed-opportunity - Monday 28 April, 2014

€1 million export deal for Dragon's Den reject

Mullingar native lands export deal despite being turned down by Dragons.

# missed-opportunity - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

From The42 Ten-man Gunners held by Southampton Missed Opportunity

Ten-man Gunners held by Southampton

Midfielder Mathieu Flamini was sent off as Arsenal dropped two points at St Mary’s meaning they could be replaced at the top of the table by Man City tomorrow.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 10 March, 2013

From The42 Slippy ball the reason Paddy Jackson opted out of drop goal - Declan Kidney Missed Opportunity This post contains videos

Slippy ball the reason Paddy Jackson opted out of drop goal - Declan Kidney

The pivotal moment arrived with Ireland on the French 22 and leading 13-3 on the scoreboard.

# missed-opportunity - Sunday 4 March, 2012

From The42 Reaction: Kidney draws no comfort Missed Opportunity

Reaction: Kidney draws no comfort

The Irish coach admitted he was disappointed with a draw in Paris and is already looking ahead to Scotland’s visit to the Aviva.