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Watford Announce New Manager After Sacking Marco Silva

Osasuna's coach Javi Gracia Carlos (R) shouts next to Real Madrid's Italian coach Carlo Ancelotti (L) during the Spanish league football match Osasuna vs Real Madrid at the Reyno de Navarra in Pamplona on December 14, 2013. AFP PHOTO / RAFA RIVAS (Photo credit should read RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Watford today announced that they had parted ways with manager Marco Silva. The Premier League club added that a replacement, with no prior experience in the English top flight, was ready to be announced. This evening, they have unveiled Javi Gracia as the new gaffer, on an 18-month deal. As manager, he achieved back-to-back top-10 La Liga finishes with Málaga, famously …

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Pic: Big Change As Waterford GAA Release New Jersey For 2018

Waterford

Fresh from an All-Ireland final loss to Galway, Waterford are spending their winter plotting a return to hurling’s showpiece event in 2018, with the plan to go one step further. Considering the age profile of Derek McGrath’s team, few are writing off their chances. Meanwhile the footballers will be looking to improve on a promising but ultimately disappointing 2017, where they …

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Dublin’s New Senior Hurling Manager Has Been Confirmed

GAA Dublin

Dublin have confirmed their new senior hurling manager with a statement this morning. The Boys in Blue have been on the hunt for a new man at the helm since the departure of Ger Cunningham in July. The Cork native oversaw an ultimately disappointing three-year period, failing to hit the heights of the Anthony Daly era. Last week, the Dublin …

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Celtic Unveil Gorgeous New Jersey For 2017/18 Season

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 01: A Celtic crest on the wall of the stadium before the UEFA Europa League match between Celtic FC and Fenerbahce SK at Celtic Park on October 01, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty images)

These are exciting times for Celtic supporters. One game away from an historic domestic treble, the Hoops held their own on their return to the Champions League earlier this season. Back-to-back wins over bitter rivals Rangers leaves the Parkhead side flying high. Brendan Rodgers’ maiden season has been deemed a huge success, with Scott Sinclair and Moussa Dembélé finding form …

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Everton To Leave Goodison Park After Prime Land Purchase

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 21: A general view of the stadium ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Aston Villa at Goodison Park on November 21, 2015 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Chris Brunskill/Getty Images)

The next step in majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri’s plan to take Everton back among the elite of English occurred yesterday, as news filtered through that the Toffees have agreed a land-purchase agreement to acquire a prime site on the city’s inviting waterfront. Everton will now set the wheels in motion for leaving its historic Goodison Park ground, where the Blues …

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Nobody Is Happy As Juventus Unveil Controversial New Logo

TURIN, ITALY - SEPTEMBER 14: Juventus FC logo at The Juventus Stadium during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Juventus FC and Sevilla FC at Juventus Stadium on September 14, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)

Juventus have unveiled a new club logo. The new design has received mixed reviews since its release, and has not gone down well with all fans. Andrea Agnelli:il nuovo logo definisce un senso di appartenenza e uno stile che permette di comunicare il nostro modo di essere #2beJuventus pic.twitter.com/e3h8zUxGJs — JuventusFC (@juventusfc) January 16, 2017 Despite the relatively contemporary look to …

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Limerick GAA Release Sharp New Jersey Ahead Of 2017 Season

Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final, Semple Stadium, Co. Tipperary 19/6/2016 Tipperary vs Limerick Spectators attempt to stay dry ahead of the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Limerick GAA have released a new-look jersey ahead of 2017. The kit which was voted for by fans and made by O’Neills features some new aspects. GAA Jersey As voted by the Limerick GAA faithfuls the New jersey is now available from O Neills pic.twitter.com/VEDI3qyK8Y — Limerick GAA (@LimerickCLG) November 18, 2016 There is a faded crest in the background …

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Laois And Offaly Announce New Senior Hurling Managers

Laois Offaly Hurling

Two hurling managerial hot-seats have been filled this Monday evening, as Laois and Offaly have confirmed Eamonn Kelly and Kevin Ryan respectively. The O’Moore County were left without a manager after the departure of Seamus ‘Cheddar’ Plunkett. While they made huge progress under his tenure, 2016 was definitely a backwards step. However, there is an excitement that there is something …

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Bath Sign Australia International Centre Ben Tapuai

Bath BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 20: Ben Tapuai of the Wallabies is tackled during the Bledisloe Cup match between the Australian Wallabies and the New Zealand All Blacks at Suncorp Stadium on October 20, 2012 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Bath Rugby have signed Australia international centre Ben Tapuai from Western Force. The 27 year-old has amassed seven caps for the Wallabies, and will join up with the Premiership outfit in the coming weeks. Primarily an inside centre, Tapuai can also play at 13, and is an all-round footballer. Speaking to the Bath official website, he outlined his excitement at the …

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Proposed New Dublin GAA Stadium Back On The Table

Dublin GAA Fans

Dublin GAA could be set for another stadium, as the proposed M50 ground could be back on the agenda. Currently, the Dubs own Parnell Park, which is located in Donnycarney, north of the city. However, the county board are eager to buy a plot of land at the Spawell in Templeogue, on the south side. The plan is for a …

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Cavan Appoint New Senior Football Manager

Mattie McGleenan Cavan

Cavan have appointed a new football manager this evening, according to Colm Keys of the Irish Independent. Terry Hyland departed at the end of the 2016 season, and on Monday night the county board made the decision on his successor. Former Tyrone star Mattie McGleenan will take charge of the Breffni County next season. Former Tyrone player Mattie McGleenan will …

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Laois Announce New Senior Football Manager

Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Thurles 31/5/2015 Tipperary vs Waterford Tipperary manager Peter Creedon Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Laois have announced Peter Creedon as the new manager of the senior footballers. The O’Moore County endured a mixed 2016 Championship. Having drawn Dublin after beating Wicklow in the Leinster Championship, they did not disgrace themselves against the reigning All-Ireland champions. They then went on to beat Armagh (twice) in the first round of the qualifiers, but came up short …

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