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# Sorry

This week
24th September 2023 - 27th September 2023
'I got it wrong' - Jermaine Jenas apologises for using abusive term about referee
The ex-Spurs midfielder described an official as a ‘complete s***house’ during the north London derby.
Gymnastics Ireland issues apology to Black girl skipped over by official distributing medals
The incident was criticised by Olympic champion Simone Biles at the weekend.
This year
Uefa president apologises for chaotic scenes at Champions League final
Aleksander Ceferin accepted Uefa made a ‘mistake’ in initially blaming Liverpool fans for the delayed kick-off.
Tottenham apologise to fans after shock defeat
Spurs were upset by Sheffield United in the FA Cup.
Barca coach Xavi apologises for comment after Alves accusations
The 39-year-old defender was sacked by Mexican club Pumas after his arrest.
Newcastle's Joelinton 'very remorseful' after drink-driving arrest
Eddie Howe said he could drop the Brazilian midfielder as a result of the controversy.
Last year
Jack Grealish regrets Miguel Almiron comments
Scoring a tap-in against Iran enabled the England man to fulfill a promise to a Manchester City-supporting schoolboy.
NBA star apologises 'deeply' for post: 'I'm not anti-semitic'
Brooklyn Nets player Kyrie Irving made the comments in an interview with SportsNet New York.
Pep Guardiola sorry for Hillsborough and Heysel chants – ‘if this happened’
The Manchester City manager said he did not hear the chants himself.
Bundee Aki 'extremely apologetic' after his red card for Connacht
The Ireland centre was sent off during Saturday’s defeat to the Stormers.
AIB apologises to customers over binned cashless branch strategy
The bank contacted account holders across Ireland today to confirm that cash services won’t be withdrawn from 70 branches.
Mickelson expresses sympathy to families of 9/11 victims after LIV criticism, as US Open looms
Meanwhile, the pairings for the tournament have been announced with Mickelson in a group alongside Shane Lowry.
Kyrgios receives apology from tournament organisers over racial incident during Murray loss
The Stuttgart ATP has issued a statement about the matter.
'I lost my mind' - World number seven apologises after blasting ball past groundsman
Andrey Rublev smashed the ball against the courtside chair during the French Open.
Chelsea's Tuchel apologises to Gallagher for FA Cup block
The Palace loan star will not feature in this weekend’s semi-final.
West Ham's Kurt Zouma named to start Watford tie as police investigate cat-kicking video
The French defender was condemned by his club, the RSPCA and other animal welfare groups over the video.
Irish defender apologises for 2014 tweet
Portadown earlier this week withdrew a contract offer to Joe Gorman after a fan backlash.
Romelu Lukaku apologises to Chelsea fans after controversial interview
The Blues have fined the striker.
All time
Police apologise for killing of footballer Dalian Atkinson
The former player died in hospital in 2016 about an hour after policeman Benjamin Monk discharged his Taser at him three times
Ralph Hasenhuttl expresses regret after questioning his goalkeeper's professionalism
The Saints boss rounded on Alex McCarthy after Southampton’s 1-1 home draw with Brighton.
Former England striker Carlton Cole apologises for using Holocaust analogy
The pundit made the remark on BBC Radio 5 Live ahead of the Manchester City-West Ham game on Sunday.
‘Ashamed’ Azeem Rafiq apologises after anti-Semitic messages emerge
Rafiq has won widespread praise for his resolve in highlighting the issue of racial discrimination in cricket.
Graham Potter feels sorry for fans who see ‘false headlines’
The Brighton boss has been linked with the Newcastle job.
'It wasn’t a job offer': Coveney says Zappone should have been told role wasn't a 'done deal'
The minister said his mistakes in recent weeks had contributed to what has become a political embarrassment.
Coveney acknowledges "making mistakes in recent weeks" and that this has created "a political embarrassment for the Government"
In hindsight , Coveney says it would have been helpful for him to respond to Zappone's text to tell her that it was not a job offer, but rather a concept.
The minister called Zappone on Sunday to tell her their text messages were being released
'A crisis in FOI': How Zapponegate highlighted crucial flaws in Ireland's transparency legislation
Zapponegate: Ex-Minister texted Coveney to say thanks for 'incredible opportunity' in March
Coveney asks to appear before Oireachtas Committee to clarify text controversy
The fallout from the Zappone controversy continues.
Arnautovic apologises for insulting North Macedonia player
Media reports have claimed he insulted Leeds United’s Ezgjan Alioski, referring to the defender’s Albanian heritage.
PGA chief apologises over crowd scenes that made players 'feel vulnerable'
Seth Waugh made the apology to Phil Mickelson and Brooks Koepka following the conclusion of the PGA Championship.
Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board issues unreserved apology over errors at Naas
The Noel Meade-trained Melly And Me got loose for several minutes, before eventually being withdrawn.
Ronaldo and Bonucci apologise to Juventus fans for 'worst' performance of the season
The Italian champions fell to their first Serie A defeat this term against lowly Fiorentina.
'The day I don’t feel threatened, I’ll know it’s time for me to hang up the boots'
Johnny Sexton had a few regrets in the leadership department after Ireland’s defeat in Paris.
Tottenham's Europa League opponents issue apology for offensive Kane comment
Maccabi Haifa’s Mohammad Abu Fani appeared to suggest that the England captain would be “on” his genitals.
Saracens star Owen Farrell ‘incredibly regretful’ about high tackle
The England captain faces a disciplinary hearing on Tuesday for the incident with Wasps fly-half Charlie Atkinson.
'We accept this was an error' - Canterbury apologise over promotion of Ireland rugby jersey
The kit manufacturer say they are sorry for using a model and not players to launch the new Ireland women’s shirt.
Twitter apologises to Man United's Jones over online jibe
The social media network is understood to have also apologised to the club.
'Couldn't help but investigate a GOAT running wild' - Tampa Mayor apologises to Brady
The Buccaneers’ new signing was working out in a park when he was ejected.
'Deeply embarrassed' Jack Grealish apologises after breaking coronavirus lockdown amid minor car crash
The Aston Villa player expressed remorse via a video message.
Hat-trick hero sorry for denying Ireland U21 international first senior goal
Matt Smith has apologised to Jayson Molumby amid Millwall’s win in the Championship tonight.
Dele Alli apologises for coronavirus social media video
The Spurs midfielder said he had let himself and his club down after seeming to poke fun at the issue.
Pope Francis apologises after slapping hand of woman who grabbed him
“I apologise for the bad example given yesterday,” Pope Francis said.
Serie A monkey artist apologises
Simone Fugazzotto told La Repubblica he was misunderstood.