Irish footballer forced to explain why he didn't wear poppy armband during League Two game
Rupert Lamb put previous frustrating runs over hurdles behind him with a very smart display in the featured Download The Free Racing Post Mobile App Handicap Hurdle last night at Killarney last night.
Sat, 22 Aug, 2015
A Belfast man yesterday lost a High Court challenge to his 1970s Portlaoise Prison medical records being handed over to the Public Prosecution Service of Northern Ireland for use as evidence in an attempted murder charge which he currently faces.
Wed, 19 Aug, 2015
IS fighters have frightened parents and pundits around the world with their highly effective use of social media to spread propaganda.
Sat, 06 Jun, 2015
The lorry driver who hit Clarke Carlisle during his failed suicide attempt has refused to speak with the former Burnley defender.
Tue, 05 May, 2015
The world of football has pledged its support and best wishes to former Premier League player and Professional Footballers’ Association chairman Clarke Carlisle following reports he has been seriously injured in a collision with a lorry.
Mon, 22 Dec, 2014
Rolls-Royce, the world’s No 2 commercial jet-engine maker, will pursue geared turbofan technology championed by rival Pratt & Whitney as it seeks to power future Boeing and Airbus aircraft.
Thu, 27 Feb, 2014
A farmer “took to the air” in a microlight aircraft when gardaí and security men arrived at his repossessed property to remove livestock over a debt, the High Court has heard.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2013
Northampton defender and Professional Footballers’ Association chairman Clarke Carlisle has called time on his playing career.
Thu, 23 May, 2013
The concluding chapter of the outlandish fang-tasy series based on Stephenie Meyer’s best-selling books delivers a masterclass in constructing CGI mountains out of molehills.
Fri, 16 Nov, 2012
Football Association chairman David Bernstein today hit back at claims that the governing body is “institutionally racist”.
Wed, 14 Nov, 2012
Clarke Carlisle believes a breakaway union to protect the interests of black footballers could be divisive and has called for Rio Ferdinand and Jason Roberts to meet with the Professional Footballers’ Association to discuss their aims.
Tue, 23 Oct, 2012
John Terry’s four-match ban for racially abusing Anton Ferdinand has undermined the Football Association’s hard-line stance on tackling racism, according to players’ chief Clarke Carlisle.
Sun, 07 Oct, 2012
Professional Footballers Association chairman Clarke Carlisle has called for the handshake row surrounding John Terry and Anton Ferdinand to be put in perspective.
Sun, 16 Sep, 2012
Reading captain Jobi McAnuff has called for a reduction in the wages of top-flight footballers.
Sun, 16 Sep, 2012
Players’ union chairman Clarke Carlisle has been shocked by the level of racism still encountered by some black and Asian footballers.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2012
A FARMER was accused of playing ducks and drakes with the courts after it emerged he had failed to remove cattle from land due for repossession for four years.
Tue, 11 Oct, 2011
THOMAS HITZLSPERGER hailed a fantastic night for himself and West Ham after helping fire them to a 5-1 FA Cup win over Burnley on his debut.
Tue, 22 Feb, 2011
HUMAN slingshot Rory Delap strides into the room, a new World Cup football loaded in his oxter.
Fri, 18 Jun, 2010
Police in the US found an “amateurish” but potentially powerful bomb in a smoking sport utility vehicle in New York’s Times Square, then cleared the streets of thousands of tourists milling through the landmark district so they could dismantle it, authorities said today.
Sun, 02 May, 2010
Burnley defender Clarke Carlisle is manager Brian Laws’ only doubt for Sunday’s vital Barclays Premier League showdown with Liverpool at Turf Moor on Sunday.
Fri, 23 Apr, 2010
Burnley manager Brian Laws could name an unchanged team against Sunderland tomorrow.
Fri, 16 Apr, 2010
Burnley captain Steven Caldwell returns to the squad to face Manchester City tomorrow following a four-month absence with a groin injury.
Fri, 02 Apr, 2010
Burnley boss Brian Laws named an unchanged line-up to face Blackburn today in the first top-flight derby between the two sides at Turf Moor since the 1965-66 season.
Sun, 28 Mar, 2010
Burnley have no fresh injuries as they prepare for Sunday’s crunch derby against Blackburn in the Barclays Premier League.
Fri, 26 Mar, 2010
Graham Alexander is poised to make his return from injury when Burnley host Portsmouth in the Premier League tomorrow.
Fri, 26 Feb, 2010
FULHAM moved into ninth place in the Premier League with a comfortable win over Burnley at Craven Cottage last night.
Wed, 10 Feb, 2010
Fulham made three changes for the visit of Burnley in the Barclays Premier League at Craven Cottage.
Tue, 09 Feb, 2010
New signings Leon Cort and Nicky Weaver will be included in Burnley’s squad to face Chelsea at Turf Moor tomorrow.
Fri, 29 Jan, 2010
OWEN COYLE achieved his first points as Bolton manager and against a club he left only weeks ago.
Wed, 27 Jan, 2010
Burnley boss Brian Laws should have strikers David Nugent and Steven Fletcher both available to face his predecessor Owen Coyle’s Bolton side tomorrow.
Mon, 25 Jan, 2010
Brian Laws has been boosted by the return to fitness of Jay Rodriguez, Chris McCann and Martin Paterson ahead of Burnley’s trip to Reading in the FA Cup fourth round tomorrow.
Fri, 22 Jan, 2010
Brian Laws faces major problems in central defence for his first match in charge of Burnley at Manchester United tomorrow.
Fri, 15 Jan, 2010
Burnley defenders Tyrone Mears and Stephen Jordan are both suspended for the trip to League One MK Dons in the FA Cup.
Fri, 01 Jan, 2010
Burnley manager Owen Coyle will monitor the fitness of centre-backs Steven Caldwell and Clarke Carlisle ahead of the Barclays Premier League match against Everton tomorrow.
Sun, 27 Dec, 2009
Burnley manager Owen Coyle could name an unchanged side for the Premier League match against Wolves on Sunday.
Fri, 18 Dec, 2009
ARSENAL showed that if they had turned a corner with their gritty win at Liverpool, it was straight into a cul-de-sac, as they buckled and threw away a chance to keep touch in the title race by giving away a great position at Turf Moor.
Thu, 17 Dec, 2009
Burnley manager Owen Coyle expects his squad to have recovered from any bumps and bruises in time for Arsenal’s visit tomorrow.
Tue, 15 Dec, 2009
Burnley captain Stephen Caldwell is available to face Fulham tomorrow at Turf Moor after sitting out the defeat by Portsmouth through suspension.
Fri, 11 Dec, 2009
Burnley captain Steven Caldwell is suspended for the trip to Portsmouth tomorrow after his red card last week at West Ham.
Fri, 04 Dec, 2009
Burnley manager Owen Coyle could be tempted to name an unchanged side for the Barclays Premier League clash against Manchester City tomorrow.
Fri, 06 Nov, 2009
Owen Coyle will give goalkeeper Brian Jensen “every chance” to recover from the injury he sustained in last weekend’s home defeat to Wigan.
Fri, 30 Oct, 2009