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Celtic & Rangers Made Plans To Quit Scottish Football & Join Premier League In 2011

Glasgow duo Celtic and Rangers reportedly hatched plans to leave Scottish football and apply to join the English Premier League in 2011. According to a report from The Scottish Sun, the two clubs exchanged secret emails in a serious effort to switch to the English top-flight with Celtic’s Peter Lawwell and Rangers’ Martin Bain both involved. The report claims that …

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Richard Keogh To Step Up Dismissal Case Against Derby County

Irish defender Richard Keogh will reportedly step up his dismissal case against former club Derby County by taking it to the English Football League. The Republic of Ireland international had his contract terminated late last year on the basis of ‘gross misconduct’ after he was involved in a car crash which saw his teammates Tom Lawrence and Mason Bennett convicted …

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Gary Neville Is Right, Man United Are a ‘Mess’, But He’s Ignoring The First Issue They Must Address

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Gary Neville has said that Ed Woodward should be removed from his position as Manchester United’s executive vice-chairman. However, his call for “best in class” must extend to the manager. Neville made the comments following United’s 2-0 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday at Anfield. The loss leaves the Red Devils 30 points behind their one-time rivals. The Sky Sports pundit …

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Darren Bent Calls For More Opportunities For Tottenham’s Troy Parrott

Former Tottenham and England striker Darren Bent believes that Troy Parrott should be given more opportunities at the club following the injury to Harry Kane. Parrott was handed his Premier League debut by Spurs boss Jose Mourinho in December but he hasn’t feature since that game against Burnley, despite the club’s only other out and out striker, Kane, suffering injury. …

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UEFA Confirm John Delaney Has Resigned With Immediate Effect

UEFA have confirmed that John Delaney has left his position as UEFA Executive Committee member with immediate effect. Delaney was elected to his role with UEFA in 2017 and his tenure with the governing body was set to end in 2021 however he has today stepped aside. He had not been invited to any of their meetings since his resignation …

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Quiz: Name This Leeds XI From Their Last Season In The Premier League

It’s been almost 17 years since Leeds United’s last season in the Premier League. The 3-time champions of England suffered relegation to the Championship during the 2003/2004 campaign and since then have failed to return to the top flight. They’ve gone through multiple owners and a plethora of different managers, even dropping down to League One for a period, but …

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Roy Keane Questions Man United Players For Wearing “Silly Hats” Ahead Of Liverpool Game

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Roy Keane has questioned Manchester United’s players because some of them wore “silly hats” in the warm-up for a match against Liverpool on Sunday. On Sky Sports’ coverage of the Premier League game at Anfield, Keane was asked about United’s apparent plan to start with a back-three for the match against Liverpool. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s decision was seemingly made with …

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QPR Boss Heaps Praise On Conor Masterson After MOTM Display

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Ireland U21 international defender Conor Masterson made his full league debut in QPR’s 1-0 win over Leeds United in the Championship on Saturday afternoon. Masterson had featured in Rangers’ 5-1 win in the FA Cup against Swansea two weeks ago before coming off the bench against Brentford last week for his first league appearance. Up against Leeds, one of the …

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Connor Ronan Completes Loan Move To League One Blackpool

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League One side Blackpool have completed a loan move for Wolves and Ireland Under-21 midfielder, Connor Ronan, until the end of the season. Ronan spent the first half of this season and the second half of last season on loan at Slovakian side DAC Dunajska Streda where he made 33 appearances. Blackpool currently sit 13th in League One with the …

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Wayne Bridge Explains Why He “Didn’t Get” Martin O’Neill As A Manager

Former England left-back Wayne Bridge has spoken of his experience working under Martin O’Neill at Sunderland outlining that he “didn’t get” the ex-Ireland manager’s methods. Bridge spent half a season on loan at The Stadium of Light joining from Manchester City in January of 2012, and made ten appearances under O’Neill. The former full-back, who had worked under the likes …

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Daniel Stendel Explains Reason Behind Glenn Whelan’s Hearts Exit

Hearts manager Daniel Stendel outlined that he feels he hasn’t disrespected anyone in his recent January clear out at the club which included the departure of Irish midfielder Glenn Whelan. Whelan was dropped from the squad by Stendel before being told he could leave Hearts after just four months at Tynecastle and hit out at the manager in an interview …

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Can You Name The Eight Most Expensive Irish Transfers Of All Time?

The January transfer window has reached its half-way point with a host of Irish players already finding either temporary or permanent moves. Darren Randolph made his return to West Ham following a spell at Middlesbrough U21 internationals Conor Coventry and Zak Elbouzedi both secured moves to League One Lincoln City. No deal involving an Irish player has broken the bank, …

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Former Irish International Andy Keogh Joins Indian Super League

Former Irish international striker Andy Keogh is headed to the Indian Super League to join NorthEast FC following a brief spell in Saudi Arabia. The 33-year-old had found the net eight times in 17 games for Saudi Arabian second division side Al-Qadsiah who he joined following his release from Australian side Perth Glory. Keogh had a memorable spell in Australia …

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Blackburn Reportedly Targeting Potential Move For Ireland’s Ronan Curtis

Championship outfit Blackburn Rovers are reportedly targeting a move for Portsmouth and Ireland winger Ronan Curtis with Tony Mowbray’s side said to be “admirers” of the 23-year-old. Curtis has been in excellent form during his second season at Pompey scoring ten goals for Kenny Jackett’s side and has understandably been drawing the attention of teams in higher divisions. According to …

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