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Premier League Preview Part Four: Can Rafa Benitez Work His Magic On Newcastle?

In the latest part of our series previewing the 2017/18 Premier League season, we assess the chances of Newcastle United, Southampton, Stoke City and Swansea. Can Rafa Benitez keep Newcastle in the Premier League this season? Can Stoke cope with the loss of Marko Arnautovic? Will Southampton stop selling all their best players to Liverpool? We try to answer these and more. …

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Opinion: Is Higher Scoring Rates Affecting Hurling Negatively?

Munster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 10/7/2016 Waterford vs Tipperary Tipperary celebrate with the trophy

Last July a pall of gloom hung over inter-county hurling. The spectre of sweepers and massed defences supposedly threatened the very future of the sport. The entire championship to that point felt like a series of formalities before Kilkenny’s inevitable victory over Tipperary (or if we were lucky, Galway) in the All-Ireland final. Of course events didn’t transpire that way …

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Watch: All Luis Suarez’s Liverpool Goals In One Glorious Video

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Luis Suarez of Liverpool celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on November 23, 2013 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez turned 30 earlier this week and to honour the occasion, we said we would share this video of every goal the Uruguayan scored for the Reds. Suarez was a key player for Liverpool when they came agonisingly close to winning the Premier League title, only to let the championship slip through their fingers (pun intended). With …

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Can Waterford Make The Breakthrough?

Waterford have undoubtedly made progress this year. Granted, they haven’t won anything or progressed any further in the championship, and one could argue that over the season as a whole their performances have not exceeded what they achieved in 2015. But, championship hurling is only partly about excellence over a season – it is at least as much a matter …

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Watch: Highlight Video Shows Just How Dangerous Arsenal’s Latest Signing Is

Arsenal TIANJIN, CHINA - OCTOBER 08: Takuma Asano of Japan celebrates after scoring a goal during the 6th East Asian Games Men's Football match between Japan and South Korea at Tianjin Haihe Education Park Stadium on October 8, 2013 in Tianjin, China. (Photo by Hong Wu/Getty Images)

Arsenal announced the signature of Japanese international striker Takuma Asano yesterday afternoon. The youngster has been described as one to watch for the future, and is expected to be loaned out this season. The 21 year-old striker is highly rated, and has been capped four times for the Japanese national team, and scored his first international goal against Bulgaria last month. …

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Euro 2016 Poll: Watch The Best Goals So Far And Vote For Your Favourite

The group stages are over and we’re heading for the business end of Europe’s premier international competition.  Some of the opening games have been somewhat less-than-riveting but we’ve also seen some crackers. Portugal and Iceland played out a thrilling three-all draw, including a sumptuous Ronaldo goal. Dimitri Payet notched a stunner on the opening night as France edged past Romania. …

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Report: Chelsea Target The Signing Of Liverpool Striker

Chelsea BOLOGNA, ITALY - NOVEMBER 17: Head coach Italy Antonio Conte reacts during the international friendly match between Italy and Romania at Stadio Renato Dall'Ara on November 17, 2015 in Bologna, Italy. (Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images)

Incoming Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is currently preparing his Italian side to take on Sweden in Euro 2016 after the impressive victory over a fancied Belgium team. However, there is also business to attend to at Stamford Bridge. The Pensioners are looking to bounce back from a disappointing season, and will need to bolster their squad. Diego Costa went missing at …

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Shane Long’s Form Can Be Key For Ireland In Euro 2016

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - MAY 01: Shane Long (R) of Southampton celebrates scoring the opening goal with Dusan Tadic during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Manchester City at St Mary's Stadium on May 1, 2016 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Following Southampton’s impressive display against second placed Tottenham on Sunday, Ronald Koeman has described the current form of Shane Long as one of the main reasons behind his side’s current form which sees them in the running for European football next season. Southampton are currently the favourites to reach next season’s Europa League ahead of Chelsea and Liverpool. The Saints’ impressive …

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Manchester United Fans Vent Their Fury At Louis Van Gaal

Another day, another 0-0 draw for Manchester United. In their last six home games, United have had four 0-0 draws, and scored just three goals. Mind you, they haven’t conceded any goals over those 540 minutes, but the fans who stream into Old Trafford don’t turn up for tight defensive displays. Naturally, the United faithful vented their fury on Twitter. …

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Video: The Top Ten Goals Of The MLS Season Are Fantastic

Love or hate the MLS, you’ve got to admit, these goals are ridiculous. Some of the world’s top talents end their careers in America, and the likes of Robbie Keane and Obafemi Martins have thrived in the United States. For any league, the highlight reel of the best goals is always worth watching. However, some of these efforts are just sublime. From …

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