A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
There was still tension in the air at Anfield — but now they believe, writes
Sun, 19 Jan, 2020
FIFA President Gianni Infantino is assessing nine offers from companies seeking to buy the commercial and broadcasting rights for a new club competition he hopes will become the most lucrative in world football, usurping Europe’s Champions League.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
Pablo Larrazabal revealed he had taken inspiration from Tiger Woods after producing a remarkable turnaround to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek.
Sun, 01 Dec, 2019
Standing shooting the breeze at half-time on Thursday night, in a humiliatingly half-empty stadium, the like of which we’d not seen since the inauguration of the Gunners new home in 2006, it couldn’t have possibly been more glaringly obvious that Unai Emery’s number was up.
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
ARSENAL likes to boast it is 'always ahead of the game.' Maybe they were, once, but now the club is in a mess of their own making having sacked head coach Unai Emery less than halfway through his second season in charge.
Fri, 29 Nov, 2019
It was all over social media; hashtag LiVARpool. You’ve got to laugh, really. It was a push, wasn’t it? My eyesight isn’t giving way just yet, surely.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
The turning of the seasons, especially summer easing into autumn, has for centuries inspired poets. The changing colours of trees and falling leaves which crunch underfoot tend to get poetic juices flowing. “Every leaf seems bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree,” as Emily Bronte wrote so simply.
Mon, 30 Sep, 2019
Liverpool began the defence of their Champions League crown on a losing note as Dries Mertens’ penalty and Fernando Llorente’s injury-time strike handed Napoli a 2-0 victory.
Tue, 17 Sep, 2019
Fergie wouldn’t have stood for what the Astro.ie fixture computer has thrown at us.
Sat, 07 Sep, 2019
In days gone by, a winger wasn’t a winger unless the soles of his boots were covered in white paint from spending so much time standing on the touchline; and that’s a tradition which might be making a return in 2019-20.
Fri, 09 Aug, 2019
Rory McIlroy shot a one-under-par round of 69 on the opening day of the WGC Fed Ex St Jude Invitational in Memphis.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Millions believe that Nasa hired a famed filmmaker to fake the 1969 moon landingexplores the conspiracy theories, and seeks rational answers to them.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2019
Jon Rahm is hoping an accommodation switch can lead to a reversal of fortunes in the Open Championship at Royal Portrush.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Roger Federer yesterday gained revenge over Rafael Nadal 11 years on to set up a Wimbledon final showdown with Novak Djokovic today.
Sat, 13 Jul, 2019
Edu has returned to Arsenal to become the club’s first technical director.
Wed, 10 Jul, 2019
Paul McGinley is confident the scheduling issues around next year’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Open can be resolved by European and PGA Tour bosses in the coming weeks but admitted it will be a difficult and challenging task and the outcome may be less than perfect.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
The format is making its second appearance on the European Tour, with the top 32 from each side of the draw after 36 holes of traditional stroke play advancing to the knockout stages over the weekend.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
With his reputation as a serial title-winner reinforced by Manchester City’s outstanding, single-point success ahead of Liverpool, Pep Guardiola admitted this triumph — his eighth championship in 11 years — was his toughest yet.
Mon, 13 May, 2019
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed out-of-sorts David De Gea will not be dropped at Huddersfield, with deputy Sergio Romero injured.
Sat, 04 May, 2019
Sorting out Cork people for ages.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
Sergio Aguero’s priceless 63rd-minute goal against Burnley on Sunday was not the first time hi-tech equipment has played a hand in Manchester City’s season.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
looks at the three things we learned as Man City beat Man United 2-0.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
The new stadium which boldly stands only a few feet away from the site of the old White Hart Lane resembles a spaceship which has landed, for some reason, halfway down the Tottenham High Road.
Tue, 09 Apr, 2019
Two weeks to go and the Masters hype is building nicely, writes.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
A chef broke into a credit union in the early hours of last New Year's Eve and was later found to have had in his apartment a steel safe that had been stolen from a Boylesports betting shop during the electricity blackout of Storm Ophelia.
Thu, 04 Apr, 2019
Roger Federer moved within two wins of a 100th career singles title with victory over Marton Fucsovics at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships.
Fri, 01 Mar, 2019
Irish and British General Elections could yet run in parallel before the end game, most likely a Customs Union deal, writes
Wed, 27 Feb, 2019
There’s a scene in Forrest Gump where the film’s hero reacquaints himself with his old army Lieutenant Dan by throwing himself off his shrimp boat, leaving the vessel to weave around the estuary by itself.
Mon, 04 Feb, 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
It is Formula One legend Michael Schumacher’s 50th birthday today but it will be an occasion tinged with great sadness. The German continues to recover at home from the life-changing skiing accident that left him in a coma for a number of months, five years ago, writes
Thu, 03 Jan, 2019
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is prioritising Manchester United’s sloppiness from set pieces as he looks to continue his dream start as caretaker manager.
Wed, 02 Jan, 2019
Unai Emery is prepared to stand up for himself against star players and even the crowd after he was booed for the first time as Arsenal manager when making a substitution.
Wed, 02 Jan, 2019
A third of the way through the 2018/19 season, the top three teams remain unbeaten – the first time this has happened in top-flight history. But who will reign supreme come May?assesses the state of play.
Tue, 13 Nov, 2018
In Giroud’s absence, Morata floundered again.
Mon, 22 Oct, 2018
Unai Emery believes it’s too early for chants of “we’ve got our Arsenal back” — even if the Gunners boss is currently overseeing a nine-match winning run.
Fri, 19 Oct, 2018
Manchester City 1 Lyon 2
Thu, 20 Sep, 2018
Any keen follower of professional golf could have automatically selected two of Thomas Bjorn’s Ryder Cup picks yesterday, writes
Thu, 06 Sep, 2018
In-form Bryson DeChambeau left Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk in no doubt he will be a valuable wildcard after a second successive victory in the FedEx Cup series.
Tue, 04 Sep, 2018
Arsenal can compete for the Europa League title but the players must first cope with the long-distance travel during their group-stage matches, warned manager Unai Emery yesterday.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2018
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has warned Mesut Ozil he must help his team-mates to defend as he calls for commitment from all of his players.
Sat, 18 Aug, 2018
There may be a sense of inevitably about the destination of the Premier League title this season, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to play for over the next nine months.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2018
Alex Iwobi scored the winning penalty for Arsenal as they defeated Chelsea 6-5 on penalties after a 1-1 draw in front of a crowd of 46,000 people at the Aviva Stadium.
Thu, 02 Aug, 2018