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Watch: VAR Reviews Goal At One End, Awards Penalty At The Other

VAR

Feyenoord and Vitesse played out an entertaining Super Cup final today and were only separated by penalty kicks after a 1-1 draw. Jens Toornsta gave Feyenoord the lead after just seven minutes with a thumping volley following some fine work by Jean-Paul Boëtius on the left wing.  The Rotterdam side thought that they had doubled the lead shortly before the hour mark when …

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Watch: Sean Boyd Almost Pulls Off Screamer In Rovers’ Pre-Season Friendly Against Celtic

Celtic

Celtic have been ramping up their preparations for the new season this week with a series of friendlies across Europe.  Brendan Rodgers’ side are this afternoon taking on Shamrock Rovers in the Tallaght Stadium with a strong side named despite their upcoming Champions League qualifiers. Moussa Dembele, Scott Sinclair and Kieran Tierney all started the game in Dublin and the …

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Watch: A-League Keeper Dribbles Into Midfield In 90th Minute, Inevitable Happens

A-League

Australia’s premier football division, the A-League, has garnered a bit of a reputation for being bizarrely entertaining and this morning’s action definitely didn’t disappoint.  Dubliner Andy Keogh’s Perth Glory took on Tim Cahill’s Melbourne City FC in the nib Stadium. The game got off to a dramatic start with the hosts opening from the penalty spot inside the first five …

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Dortmund Pay Classy Tribute To Liverpool On Hillsborough Anniversary

HILLSBOROUGH LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 06: Liverpool fans in the Kop during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Sunderland at Anfield on December 6, 2014 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

It’s 28 years today since 96 people lost their lives at Hillsborough during Liverpool’s FA Cup semi-final against Nottingham Forest. The footballing world pays tribute every year on April 15th to those affected by the disaster in 1989. Manchester United, themselves not strangers to tragedy and local rivals Everton both sent messages Liverpool’s way earlier today and Borussia Dortmund are …

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Watch: U19 UCD Keeper Recreates Bicycle Kick That Went Viral On Soccer AM

UCD

UCD’s under-19 goalkeeper Conor Kearns made headlines around the world recently after scoring a last-minute bicycle kick equaliser against Cork City. The two sides met in City’s training ground in Bishopstown recently and the Leesiders held the lead for much of the game but Stephen Birmingham’s side only left with a single point after the visitors grabbed the most unlikely …

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The Football World Reacts As Everton Join Liverpool In Banning The Sun From Club Premises

Everton

Everton have made the decision to ban The Sun newspaper from club premises, they have announced on Twitter. It was done in the wake of a controversial article published by the newspaper this week regarding the incident last weekend that saw Ross Barkley assaulted in a Liverpool club. Club Statement: pic.twitter.com/xDkptbbamk — Everton (@Everton) April 15, 2017 The newspaper is …

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Watch: Carragher Has His Say On Ross Barkley Incident, Reveals He Was The Victim Of A Similar Assault

Carragher

Footage emerged on Monday morning of Everton’s Ross Barkley seemingly getting assaulted in what his lawyers called an “unprovoked attack”. Following the Toffee’s 4-2 win over Leicester, themselves in a great run of form, the young midfielder went to a Liverpool nightclub with friends. The video shows Barkley being approached by a man before a flurry of punches were thrown, …

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Watch: Brilliant Video Tells The Fascinating Story Of The First Openly Catholic Player At Rangers

Rangers

Despite Rangers ending Celtic’s winning run in a fiery Old Firm in March, the Bhoys claimed their sixth straight league title last week. One of the oldest rivalries in sport may not have the significance it once did but the football world nevertheless stands still whenever the Glaswegian giants do battle. Similar to how Barcelona, to many in Spain, represent the Republican, …

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Video: Unstoppable Moussa Dembele Nets Second Hat-Trick In Six Days

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - DECEMBER 31: Moussa Dembele of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Six days ago, young French striker Moussa Dembele came off the bench to score a hat-trick in just 24 minutes for Celtic away to St. Johnstone. On Saturday afternoon he made it back-to-back trebles with three goals in 14 minutes against Inverness in the Scottish FA Cup. Chelsea were reportedly interested in signing the 20-year-old in January, and it’s easy to see …

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Watch: First Use Of Video Review Technology In A FIFA Competition

Japan’s reigning domestic champions Kashima Antlers became the first Asian side to reach the final of FIFA’s Club World Cup competition. In the process, they also became the first team to be awarded a penalty because of a video replay in any FIFA competition. According to BBC Sport, Hungarian referee Viktor Kassai was alerted to an incident in the penalty …

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Video: This Is Categorically The Most Bizarre Own Goal Of All Time

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 20: Mickael Roche of Tahiti shows his dejection at the end of the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group B match between Spain and Tahiti at the Maracana Stadium on June 20, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Jasper Juinen/Getty Images)

Tahiti are certainly not known for being a football super power. With a football federation that was only established in 1952, they wouldn’t even be considered a second tier footballing nation. With a current world ranking of 196, it’s clear they won’t be winning the World Cup this side of forever. During the Confederations Cup of 2013, the small island …

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Video: Ex-Arsenal Man Scores Stunning Goal In Training Ground Game

Marseille's French midfielder Abou Diaby reacts on the bench of substitutes during the French Cup football match Trelissac vs Marseille on February 11, 2016 at the Chaban-Delmas stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France. AFP PHOTO / NICOLAS TUCAT / AFP / NICOLAS TUCAT (Photo credit should read NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Abou Diaby typifies everything about Arsenal’s ‘could’ve been’ stars, a path that Jack Wilshere too seems to be taking. Once dubbed the next Patrick Vieira, Diaby failed to make any long-lasting impact at Arsenal due to his torrid time with injuries, including an ACL rupture, ankle surgery as well as multiple calf, muscular and thigh injuries. The 29-year-old could only …

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Video: It’s 13 Years Today Since Henry Scored One Of The Greatest North London Derby Goals Ever

13 years ago today, Arsenal legend Thierry Henry scored one of the greatest goals the north London derby has ever witnessed.  Spurs came to Highbury looking to improve on their eight place position while the Gunners were attempting to leapfrog Liverpool into top spot. Arsene Wenger’s side certainly rose to that task by beating their neighbours convincingly, sticking away three goals …

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