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Shamrock Rovers Players Agree On 25% Pay Cut

Shamrock Rovers have announced that all players have taken a 25 per cent pay cut to help cope with the financial strain caused by the COVID-19 shutdown. The Hoops, like all League of Ireland clubs, are reliant on matchday income to sustain themselves financially. And with the suspension of sport, they, like all clubs, have been put in a difficult …

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You Have Five Minutes To Name This Premier League Manager

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We’re back with another Premier League brainteaser that will test your knowledge of the niche records in the division.  Since the English top-flight was rebranded as the Premier League in 1992, only one manager has been relegated from the division in consecutive seasons. Can you name this manager? So, we’re looking for you to name the first and only manager in …

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Steven Gerrard Includes Roy Keane In World XI Team

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Steven Gerrard has included Roy Keane in his world XI team There were two stipulations for Gerrard’s side. He could not include two players who represented the same club or the same country. So, due to Lionel Messi’s presence, Luis Saurez, Messi’s Barcelona teammate, could not be included in the team compiled by Rangers manager on Sky Sports. Keane got …

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Five Of The Best Sports Documentaries On Amazon Prime Right Now

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With the nation confined to their houses, there’s never been a better time to explore some of the best content streaming sites have to offer. And for those of us scrambling to consume at least some semblance of sport amid its almost worldwide cancellation across the globe, the universal streaming site, Amazon, can provide some much-needed respite. For your viewing …

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Vinny Perth Disappointed By FAI’s Approach For Dundalk Coach

Dundalk manager Vinny Perth has confirmed that the FAI have made an approach for Lilywhites assistant coach Ruaidhri Higgins. Higgins has been Perth’s assistant at Dundalk for the last year and a half however he now looks set to link up with former manager Stephen Kenny as he takes up the senior job at Ireland. The FAI’s approach for Higgins …

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RTÉ Sport Announce Huge Schedule Of Classic Matches & Documentaries

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With no live sport to look forward to for another while at least, RTÉ Sport has announced their plans to go into the annals of history and replay archive footage from years gone by.  The national broadcaster also announced plans to broadcast several sports documentaries over the coming months to keep fans entertained at home. Details of the updated schedule …

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David Moyes Reveals Three Players He Tried To Sign For Man United

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Former Man United boss, David Moyes, has revealed the three transfer targets he missed out on signing after taking control of the club in 2013.  Moyes stepped into the role following the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson, who transformed the club into the biggest in world football. After winning 13 Premier League titles and two Champions Leagues over the course …

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Paul Pogba Responds To Constant Criticism From Graeme Souness

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has hit back at long-time critic Graeme Souness explaining that he “didn’t even know” who the former Liverpool man was. Souness has frequently been critical of the French midfielder since his return to United from Juventus in 2018, with his attitude and desire to be at Old Trafford often coming under scrutiny from the Sky …

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Quiz: Name These Footballers To Have Played For Rival Clubs

Can you name these 30 footballers to have played for rival clubs during their careers? We’re looking for you to correctly guess this select group of players who represented rival clubs during their respective careers. There are 30 in total. In some cases, the players in this quiz transferred directly between the clubs. In others, they played for other teams …

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Quiz: Name Every PFA Young Player Of The Year Since 1992/1993

Every season, around this time of the year, attention usually turns to awards and which individual players stood out enough for their sides to warrant discussion and nomination. This campaign, the end of season PFA awards have been put on hold due to the Premier League’s suspension with the crowning of a Player of the Year  and subsequently a Young …

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