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West Brom Announce Loan Signing Of Ireland’s Callum Robinson

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West Brom have announced the loan signing of Irish striker Callum Robinson from Sheffield United as they look for promotion from the Championship. Robinson joins the Baggies until the end of the season with the club sitting in the promotion places in the second tier, with the 24-year-old set to add to their attacking options. West Brom have been out …

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Man Utd Will Ban Supporters Involved In Attack Of Ed Woodward’s Home

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Manchester United have issued a strong statement after the home of executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward was reportedly attacked by fans on Tuesday night. On the eve of United’s League Cup semi-final second-leg with rivals Manchester City, it is believed that between 20 and 30 fans reportedly threw flares at Woodward’s house. Since the attack, the club have released a statement …

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Barcelona Hijack Move For Man United Target Bruno Fernandes

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Barcelona are reportedly in talks over a deal to sign Manchester United target Bruno Fernandes from Sporting Lisbon.  United are currently in the midst of a high profile battle to sign the 25-year-old midfielder but despite reports claiming that Fernandes is open to the move to Manchester, talks have stalled due to a disagreement over a fee. The Premier League …

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McCarthy Full Of Praise For Young Attacking Duo Ahead Of Euro Playoff

Irish manager Mick McCarthy has highlighted a number of players who have impressed him at club level, including Michael Obafemi, ahead of March’s Euro 2020 playoff against Slovakia. Obafemi has featured frequently for Southampton’s first team in the Premier League this season and in the absence of Shane Long, the 19-year-old started in their FA Cup draw against Spurs at …

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Shane Long Explains How He Chose Soccer Over Hurling

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We all know by now that Shane Long used to play hurling. His exploits in the GAA’s small-ball code have been well documented since his meteoric rise from Cork City teenager to Premier League star. The Gortnahoe-Glengoole man played two years county minor with Tipperary before concentrating on his burgeoning soccer career. Tipperary hurling’s loss was Irish football’s gain as …

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West Brom Set To Move For Sheffield United’s Callum Robinson

Sheffield United and Ireland striker Callum Robinson could be set for a return to the Championship with high-fliers West Brom reportedly interested in a loan move for the 24-year-old. Robinson joined the Blades in the summer signing from Preston and has featured in 16 Premier League games this season, scoring one goal. According to the Express & Star, Robinson had …

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The Draw For The Fifth Round Of The FA Cup Has Been Made

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The draw for the fifth round of the FA Cup has been made. FA Cup holders Manchester City have been drawn away to Sheffield Wednesday. If Liverpool get past Shrewsbury Town, they will play Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. While Manchester United will be away to either Northampton or Derby County. Wayne Rooney, the Derby captain, could come up against his …

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Quiz: Can You Name This Infamous Newcastle United XI?

Newcastle United

Can you name Newcastle United’s team from the day they were relegated from the Premier League in May 2009? The Magpies’ 16-year stay in the English top-flight was brought to an end on a beautiful summer’s day at Villa Park over a decade ago. Newcastle lost 1-0 to Martin O’Neill’s Aston Villa and dropped into the Championship after a disastrous …

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Ireland U21 International Jonathan Afolabi Departs Celtic On Loan

Irish U21 international striker Jonathan Afolabi has joined Scottish Championship side Dunfermline on a loan deal until the end of the season. Afolabi joined the Scottish champions in the summer after leaving Southampton and despite impressing for their underage sides has yet to feature for Neil Lennon’s men. Dunfermline currently sit fifth in the Scottish Championship and will be hoping …

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Charlton Reportedly Keen On Loan Move For Troy Parrott

Championship club Charlton Athletic are reportedly set to offer Troy Parrott the chance of first team football by way of a loan move from Tottenham this January. According to a report from The Daily Star, the Addicks are keen to bring the 17-year-old striker to the Valley on a deal until the end of the season as they browse the …

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Parrott Unlikely To Play Under Mourinho, But The Irish Striker Should Play The Long Game At Spurs

Troy Parrott

Troy Parrott looks unlikely to get a chance to excel under Jose Mourinho, but there’s an argument to suggest that he will outlast the Portuguese coach at White Hart Lane. When news broke that Tottenham Hotspur had sacked Mauricio Pochettino and were set to appoint Mourinho, the Republic of Ireland Under-21s were about to play Sweden in a European Championship …

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Comedy Event Raises €465,000 For Liverpool Fan Sean Cox

A comedy event at the 3Arena in Dublin raised €465,000 for Liverpool fan Sean Cox, who suffered life-changing brain injuries after being attacked by Roma fans in April 2018. Over 8,000 fans, including Cox and his family, attended the sell-out gig on 10 January to watch an all-star line-up which included the likes of John Bishop, who organised the event, …

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