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#Under fire

# under-fire - Saturday 13 August, 2022

Ian Foster hails All Blacks, slams 'vicious' media after sinking Springboks
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Ian Foster hails All Blacks, slams 'vicious' media after sinking Springboks

Sat 9:46 PM 11,011 Views 5 Comments

The second-round victory halted a horror run in which New Zealand lost five of six matches.

# under-fire - Monday 8 August, 2022

'I'm going grey and my hair's receding quickly' - All Blacks boss Foster jokes as pressure mounts
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'I'm going grey and my hair's receding quickly' - All Blacks boss Foster jokes as pressure mounts

Aug 8th 2022, 10:30 AM 8,740 Views 1 Comment

Following Saturday’s defeat to the Springboks, New Zealand have now lost five of their last six games.

# under-fire - Wednesday 1 June, 2022

Sponsor drops Dustin Johnson, Graeme McDowell over LIV defection
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Sponsor drops Dustin Johnson, Graeme McDowell over LIV defection

Jun 1st 2022, 10:29 PM 14,780 Views 8 Comments

The Royal Bank of Canada ended its sponsorship of the golfers.

# under-fire - Monday 23 May, 2022

Avram Glazer defends Man United reign after troubled season
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Avram Glazer defends Man United reign after troubled season

May 23rd 2022, 7:56 PM 9,279 Views 5 Comments

The Red Devils’ 58 points represented their lowest tally in the Premier League era.

# under-fire - Tuesday 3 May, 2022

Bayern Munich stars slammed for Ibiza trip after defeat
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Bayern Munich stars slammed for Ibiza trip after defeat

May 3rd 2022, 9:22 AM 11,553 Views 10 Comments

The Bundesliga champions crashed to a 3-1 loss at mid-table Mainz on Saturday.

# under-fire - Friday 18 February, 2022

Airbnb profits from Xinjiang, Tibet listings
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Airbnb profits from Xinjiang, Tibet listings

Feb 18th 2022, 9:30 AM 2,921 Views 4 Comments

The company is one of the Olympics’ biggest backers with a reported $500 million sponsorship deal running until 2028.

# under-fire - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

'Give us a refund' - China's latest World Cup humiliation sparks fury
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'Give us a refund' - China's latest World Cup humiliation sparks fury

Feb 2nd 2022, 5:29 PM 12,784 Views 7 Comments

A 3-1 defeat at Vietnam ended any slim hope they had of reaching the tournament.

# under-fire - Tuesday 1 February, 2022

Barcelona accuse Bartomeu's board of 'serious criminal behaviour'
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Barcelona accuse Bartomeu's board of 'serious criminal behaviour'

Feb 1st 2022, 7:53 PM 4,908 Views 0 Comments

His successor Joan Laporta took over he was forced to allow iconic star Lionel Messi leave on a free transfer.

# under-fire - Sunday 24 October, 2021

'Disdainful' abuse of Koeman condemned by Barcelona
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'Disdainful' abuse of Koeman condemned by Barcelona

Oct 24th 2021, 9:34 PM 5,598 Views 1 Comment

Fans were seen gathering around the Dutchman’s car and shouting abuse.

# under-fire - Sunday 17 October, 2021

Steve Bruce's son says he's been made the 'fall guy'
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Steve Bruce's son says he's been made the 'fall guy'

Oct 17th 2021, 2:52 PM 9,183 Views 7 Comments

The former Man United player will take charge of his 1,000th game as a manager when the Magpies host Tottenham on Sunday.

# under-fire - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Unfair to scapegoat Callum Robinson amid a football-wide problem
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Unfair to scapegoat Callum Robinson amid a football-wide problem

Oct 7th 2021, 6:04 PM 3,808 Views 8 Comments

The Ireland star recently admitted he had not been vaccinated.

# under-fire - Saturday 4 September, 2021

Stefanos Tsitsipas defends lengthy bathroom breaks at US Open
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Stefanos Tsitsipas defends lengthy bathroom breaks at US Open

Sep 4th 2021, 1:24 PM 4,241 Views 4 Comments

The Flushing Meadows crowd turned on the Greek and booed him during his five-set loss.

# under-fire - Saturday 8 May, 2021

Hazard apologised to me, the players and the club - Zidane
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Hazard apologised to me, the players and the club - Zidane

May 8th 2021, 3:04 PM 11,611 Views 3 Comments

The Belgian star joked with Chelsea’s Kurt Zouma and Edouard Mendy after the full-time whistle on Wednesday at Stamford Bridge.

# under-fire - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Celtic’s principal shareholder Dermot Desmond hits back after coming under fire
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# Scrutiny

Celtic’s principal shareholder Dermot Desmond hits back after coming under fire

Mar 24th 2021, 5:20 PM 11,995 Views 4 Comments

The Scottish club failed in their quest for a record 10th consecutive title.

# under-fire - Saturday 6 March, 2021

Training ground row and injury crisis, Bruce vows to 'circle the wagons' at Newcastle
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Training ground row and injury crisis, Bruce vows to 'circle the wagons' at Newcastle

Mar 6th 2021, 9:37 AM 3,355 Views 5 Comments

The 60-year-old has endured a difficult week on Tyneside. Download

# under-fire - Friday 15 January, 2021

Ireland captain McCabe and Arsenal team-mates apologise for controversial Dubai travels
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Ireland captain McCabe and Arsenal team-mates apologise for controversial Dubai travels

Jan 15th 2021, 9:06 AM 4,766 Views 3 Comments

Gunners boss Joe Montemurro has spoken out about the disappointment at the club.

# under-fire - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Celtic fans gather at stadium to protest again ahead of Kilmarnock clash
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Celtic fans gather at stadium to protest again ahead of Kilmarnock clash

Dec 13th 2020, 2:49 PM 10,526 Views 11 Comments

Disgruntled Hoops supporters convened at Celtic Park once again.

# under-fire - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Millwall boss insists supporters are behind eradicating racial discrimination
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Millwall boss insists supporters are behind eradicating racial discrimination

Dec 9th 2020, 8:46 AM 2,612 Views 3 Comments

The club’s fans were heavily criticised for booing players taking the knee before their match against Derby last Saturday.

# under-fire - Friday 16 October, 2020

Harry Maguire should be taken out of Man United firing line, says Rio Ferdinand
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Harry Maguire should be taken out of Man United firing line, says Rio Ferdinand

Oct 16th 2020, 8:01 AM 6,253 Views 4 Comments

‘In these situations – that I’ve been in as well, you sometimes need to be taken out of the oven.’

# under-fire - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Solskjaer non-committal over De Gea starting against West Ham
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# David De Gea

Solskjaer non-committal over De Gea starting against West Ham

Jul 22nd 2020, 8:08 AM 8,062 Views 10 Comments

De Gea made costly mistakes in the FA Cup semi-final defeat to Chelsea.

# under-fire - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Solskjaer backs 'mentally strong' De Gea as United bid to seal Champions League spot
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Solskjaer backs 'mentally strong' De Gea as United bid to seal Champions League spot

Jul 21st 2020, 1:35 PM 4,552 Views 12 Comments

‘This is not going to become a David de Gea press conference,’ said Solskjaer as questions about his goalkeeper’s errors continued.

# under-fire - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Eight men sue Man City over Bennell abuse
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Eight men sue Man City over Bennell abuse

May 5th 2020, 10:57 PM 8,990 Views 0 Comments

The former football coach is currently serving a 30-year jail term for multiple offences.

# under-fire - Monday 24 February, 2020

Mo Farah caught up in controversy over 2014 London Marathon injection
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Mo Farah caught up in controversy over 2014 London Marathon injection

Feb 24th 2020, 7:48 PM 16,349 Views 21 Comments

The four-time Olympic champion had been asked by USADA whether he had been injected with L-carnitine.

# under-fire - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Niall Quinn defends FAI's €30 million rescue package after Basketball Ireland criticism
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Niall Quinn defends FAI's €30 million rescue package after Basketball Ireland criticism

Feb 5th 2020, 6:43 PM 21,868 Views 30 Comments

The former Ireland striker has recently taken over as the association’s Interim Deputy CEO.

# under-fire - Saturday 4 January, 2020

'A new low': Australian PM Morrison facing criticism for wildfire campaign video
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'A new low': Australian PM Morrison facing criticism for wildfire campaign video

Jan 4th 2020, 2:32 PM 30,650 Views 17 Comments

Shadow minister for international development Pat Conroy accused Morrison of trying to “exploit a national tragedy”.

# under-fire - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Spygate 2.0? New England Patriots admit video crew violated NFL rules
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Spygate 2.0? New England Patriots admit video crew violated NFL rules

Dec 10th 2019, 9:27 AM 6,046 Views 6 Comments

However, the Super Bowl champions maintained it was not on purpose.

# under-fire - Monday 4 November, 2019

Italy legend Cannavaro severely reprimanded in China
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Italy legend Cannavaro severely reprimanded in China

Nov 4th 2019, 9:53 PM 15,646 Views 5 Comments

The World Cup winner has been criticised for his ‘weak ability to rectify mistakes’.

# under-fire - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Our trust has been betrayed': Hyde and Seek parents speak out after RTÉ Investigates programme
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'Our trust has been betrayed': Hyde and Seek parents speak out after RTÉ Investigates programme

Updated Jul 25th 2019, 2:18 PM 53,955 Views 43 Comments

Meanwhile, Hyde and Seek it had taken steps to deal with “urgent issues” highlighted in the RTÉ programme last night.

# under-fire - Monday 24 June, 2019

Argentina seem to be at war, says coach
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Argentina seem to be at war, says coach

Jun 24th 2019, 10:45 AM 6,237 Views 0 Comments

Lionel Scaloni believes there is too much pressure on his side at the Copa America.

# under-fire - Monday 17 June, 2019

'He lost the head, he did something that should never be done in a sporting environment'
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'He lost the head, he did something that should never be done in a sporting environment'

Jun 17th 2019, 6:19 PM 13,084 Views 47 Comments

Sean Cavanagh on the recent disciplinary travails of his former team-mate Tiernan McCann.

# under-fire - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Five-star Morgan says 'every goal counts' with USA's 13-0 hammering of Thailand 'part of growing the game'
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Five-star Morgan says 'every goal counts' with USA's 13-0 hammering of Thailand 'part of growing the game'

Jun 12th 2019, 9:26 AM 5,020 Views 13 Comments

The United States showed no mercy, and they’ve been widely criticised for it.

# under-fire - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Former Fulham striker criticised after saying 'it's laughable when a black player represents Russia'
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Former Fulham striker criticised after saying 'it's laughable when a black player represents Russia'

Mar 19th 2019, 9:56 PM 13,070 Views 6 Comments

Vladimir Putin’s human rights advisor, Mikhail Fedotov, has hit out at recent comments made by Pavel Pogrebnyak.

# under-fire - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Unapologetic Trudeau denies interfering in prosecution of Canadian engineering firm
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Unapologetic Trudeau denies interfering in prosecution of Canadian engineering firm

Mar 7th 2019, 10:47 PM 9,839 Views 0 Comments

Facing calls to resign, Trudeau addressed the allegations at a news conference today in Ottawa.

# under-fire - Monday 2 July, 2018

Defiant Sampaoli facing Argentina sack after World Cup shambles - reports
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Defiant Sampaoli facing Argentina sack after World Cup shambles - reports

Jul 2nd 2018, 9:18 PM 6,589 Views 11 Comments

The coach is rumoured to be at odds with his players, including captain Lionel Messi

# under-fire - Friday 22 June, 2018

Argentina deny reports players want manager out
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Argentina deny reports players want manager out

Jun 22nd 2018, 2:23 PM 7,230 Views 4 Comments

Jorge Sampaoli has received criticism after his side were beaten by Croatia.

# under-fire - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'I apologised to my players because it's probably my presence that's created that atmosphere'
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'I apologised to my players because it's probably my presence that's created that atmosphere'

Mar 14th 2018, 1:30 PM 11,426 Views 3 Comments

Mick McCarthy has dismissed suggestions he will leave Ipswich before the end of the season.

# under-fire - Thursday 22 February, 2018

Keane defends Pogba as former United captain demands more from Lukaku and Sanchez
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Keane defends Pogba as former United captain demands more from Lukaku and Sanchez

Feb 22nd 2018, 8:50 AM 10,483 Views 37 Comments

Roy Keane backed Paul Pogba but urged the Manchester United midfielder to bring his off-field character onto the pitch.

# under-fire - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won't be sacked for now - reports
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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won't be sacked for now - reports

Feb 7th 2018, 8:20 AM 2,878 Views 2 Comments

Last year’s Premier League champions are languishing 19 points behind leaders Manchester City.

# under-fire - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Arsenal-bound Aubameyang slammed for failing to testify at Dortmund attack trial
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Arsenal-bound Aubameyang slammed for failing to testify at Dortmund attack trial

Jan 30th 2018, 8:30 AM 7,833 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutor Carsten Dombert called the sick note presented by the Gabon international’s lawyer “absolutely feeble”.

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