Organisation: Leeds United
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Perfectly good goals disallowed. Travesties of justice waved on. Players and managers tearing their hair out. Supporters in uproar. Officialdom lambasted. The grand old game going to hell in a handcart. Ah, yes, who wouldn’t miss football’s good old pre-VAR days?
Sat, 04 Jan, 2020
How the football world will look in another decade...
Wed, 01 Jan, 2020
The new Football Association of Ireland board is set to have its first female director after the Schoolboys FAI (SFAI) last night proposed Ursula Scully as their nominee to replace John Earley.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
John Giles was excused Premier League punditry duty tonight to be granted the freedom of the city of Leeds.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2019
I suppose my most vivid memory of school is of the regimented routine.
Sun, 20 Oct, 2019
Faced with the prospect of missing the All-Ireland rematch this weekend, top chef Mark Moriarty had to make a quick decision.
Thu, 12 Sep, 2019
You have to go back 88 days to find the last time Cork City ended an SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match with three points. Summer has come and gone since, and alarmingly, a mini-revival by Finn Harps in the meantime has left the 2018 league and cup runners-up looking over their shoulders.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
One of Lampard’s greatest skills is his effortless communication skills.
Fri, 05 Jul, 2019
The 25-year old’s intentions have been the source of speculation for a long time now...
Wed, 12 Jun, 2019
Callum O’Dowda has now gone beyond the point in his career, for both club and country, where he is viewed as a bright prospect.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2019
There are newish fans who may not fully get the testing faith that is Tottenham Hotspur. But already they recognise the importance of fearing the worst on a daily basis. We must continue to answer the call though, says. Audere Est Facere.
Fri, 31 May, 2019
Brendan O'Brien Column B
Fri, 17 May, 2019
Mick McCarthy has praised the professionalism of the support the FAI provides to his staff and team, saying the difference between now and when he finished his first stint as Ireland manager 17 years ago is like “night and day”.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
Marcelo Bielsa insisted he never said he would walk away from Leeds if they did not win promotion to the Premier League this season.
Fri, 03 May, 2019
Leeds forward Patrick Bamford has been charged with "successful deception of a match official" following the Sky Bet Championship match with Aston Villa on Sunday.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
The battle for promotion from the Championship reaches a crescendo this weekend with at least eight teams still dreaming of making it into the Premier League and two able to seal it right now. But how well prepared are any of the sides for what could lie ahead?
Sat, 27 Apr, 2019
Goal number 13 for the season was far from unlucky for David McGoldrick as his first-half effort gave Sheffield United a 1-0 win at Preston on Saturday, a result that lifted the Blades back into the automatic promotion places in the Championship, after Leeds United lost 1-0 away to Birmingham City.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
Spring is in the air. The cold hand of the previous year’s winter, which resulted in heavy snow and fixture cancellations as late as March was conspicuous by its absence but as April begins no one is taking the warm weather for granted just yet.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
The right side of defence isn’t the most alluring of sectors on a teamsheet but all eyes will gravitate there when the first starting XI of Mick McCarthy’s second stint in charge of the Republic of Ireland is released today.
Sat, 23 Mar, 2019
If Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford is to find his way to the net for Ireland then, first of all, it would be helpful if he could find his way to a phone.
Thu, 28 Feb, 2019
Will Keane has become the first of what Mick McCarthy hopes is a steady stream of Ireland recruits under his reign.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019
Mick McCarthy insists that Seamus Coleman will retain his place in the Irish side — and the captaincy — regardless of his varying fortunes at Everton this season.
Mon, 14 Jan, 2019
Worrying times for Seamus Coleman. And, by extension, Mick McCarthy.
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019
Paudie O’Connor doesn’t want to be remembered for his one night in London against Arsenal. He’s far too ambitious to be pigeonholed into a cameo.
Sat, 05 Jan, 2019
Robbie Keane has officially announced his retirement from professional football.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2018
"During Saturday’s game I went through what can only be described as the worst experience of my life."
Sat, 22 Sep, 2018
Luckily for Manchester City, the bloated Champions League format means that opening group games can hardly be regarded as critically important, never mind ‘must win’, but even if the competition couldn’t ever hope to hit the ground running the way the World Cup did in Russia, this week’s action did see some of football’s global superstars exhibiting varying degrees of luminosity — from dull to blinding — in their attempts to twist again like they did last summer.
Sat, 22 Sep, 2018
Conor Shaughnessy believes the Ireland U21 team can provide a much-needed lift to the Irish football scene when they face Germany in a crucial European qualifier tonight.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018
Shamrock Rovers will receive a League of Ireland record fee if goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu plays for Manchester City’s first team or the senior international team.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
The Republic of Ireland fall behind to an early goal and it is a beautifully crafted strike.
Thu, 06 Sep, 2018
Very few of us paid attention when Greg Cunningham’s transfer from Preston to Cardiff City went through in June.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2018
Many years ago, when I was a young fellow, I decided to follow Leeds United.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
Sat, 28 Apr, 2018
Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani has defended the club's controversial tour of Myanmar next month.
Wed, 25 Apr, 2018
Leeds are planning a pre-season tour of Myanmar despite the UK Foreign Office's travel warnings being in place for various parts of the country.
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018
So much was so different about English football when a 33-year-old Mick McCarthy agreed to step into the breach as player-manager in the wake of Bruce Rioch’s departure from Millwall back in March of 1992, writes.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
Saturday was a landmark day for Paudie O’Connor as the 20-year-old from Limerick made his Leeds United debut in the 1-1 Championship draw at home to Sunderland.
Mon, 09 Apr, 2018
Shane Duffy was named the FAI Senior Player of the Year for 2017 last night but the big Brighton defender was unable to collect his award in person as the weather took its toll on the annual televised ceremony in RTÉ, with the programme having to be shortened from a scheduled running time of 90 minutes to one hour.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
Bayly said in garda interview that he agreed to transport the drugs so that a gambling debt of €6,500 would be reduced. He said he was in fear for his life and that of his daughter and girlfriend.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
In calling up Declan Rice to his squad for this month’s training camp and friendly in Turkey, Martin O’Neill has stressed that the highly-rated young West Ham defender, who is still eligible to play senior football for both Ireland and England, will not come under any pressure to decide his international future.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
When Arsenal lost 3-0 at home to the best team in England, four days after losing in the Carabao Cup final, there were some onlookers who described it as rock bottom. Now that statement is looking both over-ambitious and lacking in foresight.
Mon, 05 Mar, 2018
And so Irish sport’s answer to the Winter Olympics — otherwise known as the League of Ireland summer season — comes around again, the burning passion of the faithful set to go head to head with the piercing February chill on this long-awaited opening night.
Fri, 16 Feb, 2018
Liam Miller's former teammates have paid tribute to a "down to earth" man off the field and "model pro" on it, after the 36-year-old died from pancreatic cancer.
Sat, 10 Feb, 2018
Burnley’s impressive start to the campaign is this season’s ‘Cinderella’ story but the stereotype of the Lancashire club led by a gruff ‘old-school’ manager disguises the very effective method behind their rise.
Thu, 14 Dec, 2017