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# spot-on - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Penalty shootout drama as Sligo Rovers go through in Europa Conference League
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Penalty shootout drama as Sligo Rovers go through in Europa Conference League

Jul 14th 2022, 10:10 PM 30,502 Views 2 Comments

Ed McGinty was the hero for Sligo Rovers.

# spot-on - Monday 11 July, 2022

'He's more than entitled to go for that ball' -  Sunday Game panel address O'Shea/Comerford penalty incident
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'He's more than entitled to go for that ball' - Sunday Game panel address O'Shea/Comerford penalty incident

Jul 11th 2022, 10:14 AM 15,202 Views 34 Comments

O’Shea’s boot connected with Comerford’s face as he tried to force home the rebound of his saved penalty.

# spot-on - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Benzema scores two out of three penalties as Real Madrid defeat Celta
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Benzema scores two out of three penalties as Real Madrid defeat Celta

Apr 2nd 2022, 8:02 PM 3,170 Views 0 Comments

Carlo Ancelotti’s side warmed up for the Champions League clash against Chelsea with a 2-1 win.

# spot-on - Sunday 27 February, 2022

Caoimhin Kelleher scores winning penalty as Liverpool defeat Chelsea in cup final shootout
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Caoimhin Kelleher scores winning penalty as Liverpool defeat Chelsea in cup final shootout

Feb 27th 2022, 7:31 PM 76,712 Views 36 Comments

A brilliant day for the Cork man at Wembley.

# spot-on - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Raphinha’s stoppage-time penalty secures Leeds valuable win over Crystal Palace
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Raphinha’s stoppage-time penalty secures Leeds valuable win over Crystal Palace

Nov 30th 2021, 10:41 PM 5,065 Views 2 Comments

The Brazilian’s spot-kick in the third minute of added time, after Palace defender Marc Guehi had handled, raised the roof at Elland Road.

# spot-on - Sunday 28 November, 2021

Benson keeps his nerve to win dramatic FAI Cup final for Saint Patrick's Athletic
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Benson keeps his nerve to win dramatic FAI Cup final for Saint Patrick's Athletic

Nov 28th 2021, 7:01 PM 29,217 Views 84 Comments

Pat’s were winners on penalties after a 1-1 draw against Bohemians.

# spot-on - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Egan's goal and Bazunu's penalty save give Ireland a brilliant start against Portugal
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Egan's goal and Bazunu's penalty save give Ireland a brilliant start against Portugal

Updated Sep 1st 2021, 8:25 PM 11,149 Views 3 Comments

Bazunu denied the Portuguese star in the 15th minute.

# spot-on - Friday 2 July, 2021

Spain see off heroic Switzerland on penalties to make semi-finals of European Championships
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Spain see off heroic Switzerland on penalties to make semi-finals of European Championships

Jul 2nd 2021, 7:49 PM 19,371 Views 15 Comments

Luis Enrique’s side squeezed through after a 1-1 draw at the end of extra time.

# spot-on - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Mbappe scores twice but PSG need to win shootout to reach French Cup final
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Mbappe scores twice but PSG need to win shootout to reach French Cup final

May 12th 2021, 10:38 PM 2,658 Views 0 Comments

Spot kicks were required after the two sides were all square at 2-2 after normal time in Montpellier

# spot-on - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Antrim's Jordan Brown seals major snooker upset with Welsh Open win over Ronnie O'Sullivan
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Antrim's Jordan Brown seals major snooker upset with Welsh Open win over Ronnie O'Sullivan

Feb 21st 2021, 10:19 PM 32,228 Views 15 Comments

Brown, a 750-1 outsider for the title, held his nerve to clinch a 9-8 victory.

# spot-on - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Jamie Vardy scores from the spot as Leicester win in Athens
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Jamie Vardy scores from the spot as Leicester win in Athens

Oct 29th 2020, 8:35 PM 5,259 Views 0 Comments

The Foxes remain joint top of Group G in the Europa League.

# spot-on - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Real Madrid battle to victory over 10-man Real Betis
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Real Madrid battle to victory over 10-man Real Betis

Sep 26th 2020, 10:27 PM 8,003 Views 2 Comments

Sergio Ramos’ penalty capped a comeback from 2-1 down after Betis’ Emerson scored an own goal and was sent off.

# spot-on - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Ramos scores the decisive penalty to win the Supercopa for Real Madrid
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Ramos scores the decisive penalty to win the Supercopa for Real Madrid

Jan 12th 2020, 9:19 PM 5,803 Views 2 Comments

Sergio Ramos kept his cool as his side saw off Madrid rivals Atletico in a shootout in Saudi Arabia.

# spot-on - Saturday 1 June, 2019

'I like VAR now!' - Salah revels in Liverpool's sixth Champions League success
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'I like VAR now!' - Salah revels in Liverpool's sixth Champions League success

Jun 1st 2019, 10:42 PM 7,936 Views 21 Comments

The Egyptian forward helped the Reds to get their hands on European football’s grandest prize.

# spot-on - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

VAR-awarded penalty sees Porto knock out last year's Champions League semi-finalists Roma
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VAR-awarded penalty sees Porto knock out last year's Champions League semi-finalists Roma

Mar 6th 2019, 11:08 PM 6,261 Views 4 Comments

Alex Telles converted the winning penalty for the Portuguese side.

# spot-on - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Bale bottles emotion after slotting controversial penalty to give Madrid win over Levante
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# Parting Shot

Bale bottles emotion after slotting controversial penalty to give Madrid win over Levante

Feb 24th 2019, 10:57 PM 14,155 Views 3 Comments

VAR wasn’t able to help Levante force a point against the giants of La Liga.

# spot-on - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Rangers win four penalties in rout of St Mirren
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Rangers win four penalties in rout of St Mirren

Feb 2nd 2019, 6:10 PM 11,057 Views 8 Comments

They scored three of them as Celtic’s lead was at least temporarily halved.

# spot-on - Monday 14 January, 2019

Robertson defends Salah amid diving accusations
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Robertson defends Salah amid diving accusations

Jan 14th 2019, 7:40 AM 6,348 Views 17 Comments

The Reds beat Brighton thanks to a penalty on Saturday.

# spot-on - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

England end penalty shootout hoodoo to reach last eight
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England end penalty shootout hoodoo to reach last eight

Jul 3rd 2018, 9:57 PM 45,495 Views 148 Comments

England will face Sweden in the last eight.

# spot-on - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Mile the man again as Australia battle back to stay alive in Group C
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Mile the man again as Australia battle back to stay alive in Group C

Jun 21st 2018, 3:13 PM 5,755 Views 1 Comment

Christian Eriksen had given Denmark the lead with a gorgeous half-volley.

# spot-on - Monday 19 March, 2018

Burke the match winner as 10-man Shamrock Rovers enjoy away success against Limerick
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Burke the match winner as 10-man Shamrock Rovers enjoy away success against Limerick

Mar 19th 2018, 9:04 PM 6,771 Views 23 Comments

The visitors triumphed at the Markets Field.

# spot-on - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Messi: I'm not the perfect player... I need to practice penalties
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Messi: I'm not the perfect player... I need to practice penalties

Jan 2nd 2018, 2:57 PM 5,887 Views 5 Comments

The Barcelona superstar insists that he still needs to work on scoring from the spot as he prepares for this summer’s World Cup.

# spot-on - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Brian McFadden shared an old photo of Westlife meeting the Queen with the most cutting caption
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Brian McFadden shared an old photo of Westlife meeting the Queen with the most cutting caption

Aug 9th 2017, 10:49 AM 10,125 Views 0 Comments

And self-deprecating, too.

# spot-on - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Disappointment for Keiren Westwood as Sheffield Wednesday lose out in play-off shootout
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Disappointment for Keiren Westwood as Sheffield Wednesday lose out in play-off shootout

May 17th 2017, 10:33 PM 7,727 Views 6 Comments

Huddersfield Town advance to play Reading at Wembley on Monday week.

# spot-on - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Navan Co Meath is set for a €12 million makeover
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Navan Co Meath is set for a €12 million makeover

May 3rd 2017, 10:02 PM 22,310 Views 38 Comments

Plans for Navan 2030 are to go on public display in the town before undergoing a six-week public consultancy.