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Eir Sport Announce Live Coverage Of Ladies Gaelic Football League Clashes

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eir Sport have come in for deserved praise for their excellent coverage of the Allianz National Leagues. The broadcaster have televised Saturday night games, with several choices of simultaneous live matches available. Today they have announced that they will also be showing live games from the Lidl Ladies National Football League in the coming weeks. The games, which are billed as …

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In A League Of Football Intelligentsia, Arsene Wenger Now Looks The Class Clown

As one surveyed the wreckage at Anfield last weekend, the case of Alex Oxlade Chamberlain was more interesting than most. As Liverpool’s heavy-artillery proved too much for the Gunners, ‘The Ox’ was symptomatic of the malaise which encapsulates the entire Arsenal squad. Here was a player intrinsic to Arsenal’s chances willfully watching the game pass him by. A player who, aged …

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Watch: Georgia Run In Sensational Score Against Argentina In Rugby International

The rugby world’s eyes have been understandably transfixed on New Zealand in recent weeks, but other nations also deserve their due. While the collective nations of the British Isles salivated at Seán O’Brien’s sensational score at Eden Park, heroics were also orchestrated elsewhere. Georgia have been making a very strong case for inclusion in the Six Nations due to their …

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Chelsea Set To Break Own Transfer Record to Sign Alex Sandro

Chelsea are poised to sign Alex Sandro, making him the most expensive defender in the world.  As reported in The Times, the Brazilian defender is set to depart Juventus for a fee of £61 million. On Sunday night, Juventus made last ditch attempts to convince the wing back to remain in Turin but he appears intent on a move to …

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Arsene Wenger Insists Not Selling ‘The Ox’ Is Crucial To Arsenal’s Midfield Stability

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 10: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on prior to the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Arsenal at Selhurst Park on April 10, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arséne Wenger insists that retaining the services of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain next season is crucial for Arsenal football club, and that losing the player would constitute “big damage” for the club. As quoted in The Guardian, Wenger clearly places great emphasis on the importance of keeping the 23-year-old at the club. While much of the recent headlines have been grabbed by speculation …

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Work Ethic Central For Conte And His Dominant Chelsea Team

Chelsea, as a collective, have undergone an incredible change this season. However, it is the change of individuals within the team that offer the starkest example of Conte’s huge impact. Upon joining Chelsea last summer, the Italian’s first press conference was notable for one reason in particular, namely the emphasis he placed on a strong work ethic. Indeed, Conte used …

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Arsenal To Create New Role Suggesting Wenger Will Stay On

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal looks on from the touchline during The Emirates FA Cup Quarter-Final match between Arsenal and Lincoln City at Emirates Stadium on March 11, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

The mood of the Arsenal fan base is difficult to determine. A quick glance at Arsenal Fan TV gives one impression. “Wenger out” and “Enough is enough” being the most popular clarion calls of their colorful characters. Such sentiments easily stoke passion and pride amongst the onlookers and are certainly effective in earning social media views. Being at the Emirates …

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Eddie Jones Believes England Can Improve for Ireland Clash

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - MARCH 13: Eddie Jones, the England head coach, faces the media at the media session held at Pennyhill Park on March 13, 2017 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England were awe-inspiring in their demolition of Scotland on Saturday. The team has forever carried a serious threat up front but even that now comes with a grace and skill level not since in a long time. Nathan Hughes made his most positive appearance of the Championship and Billy Vunipola wasted little time in announcing his return, dotting down for a …

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More Proof That Georgia Are Ready To Take Part In The Six Nations

GLOUCESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 19: Giorgi Nemsadze of Georgia celebrates with his national flag after his team won the 2015 Rugby World Cup Pool C match between Tonga and Georgia at Kingsholm Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Gloucester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images)

This has been a remarkable weekend of European rugby, and we’re not just referring to the Six Nations Championship. The last three days have seen England flex their considerable muscle at Twickenham while Ireland and Wales served up a match of huge physicality. Georgia and Russia played out a sterling contest in Tbilisi, in front of 55,000 people. While Italy …

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Antonio Conte Demands £200m For Chelsea Summer Transfers

STRATFORD, ENGLAND - MARCH 06: Antonio Conte, Manager of Chelsea looks on during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Chelsea at London Stadium on March 6, 2017 in Stratford, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Antonio Conte’s first season as Chelsea manager has been stellar. But he has no intention of resting on his laurels. The Italian is currently in talks with the club over how best to progress the team. And, as reported by The Times, lavish spending in the transfer market is required. The dual threats that he believes face his team are Champions League …

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