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Twitter Rips Roy Hodgson Apart That Embarassing Press Conference

Poor Roy… After leading England to a pathetic exit from Euro 2016, the English boss swiftly resigned with a suspiciously quickly written statement. For whatever reason, the FA and him decided to hold a press conference today to speak about the events of last night. As if the governing body of English football couldn’t get any more incompetent, farcical scenes …

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Some Of The Very Best Tweets From Joe Allen Appreciation Day

The beard, the haircut, a place in the last 16 of Euro 2016. Right now, it seems that Joe Allen has got it all. The midfielder has been in spelling-binding form for Wales at the European Championships as he has played a central role in their march to the top of Group B and, in doing so, has amassed more assists than Paul …

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Vardy Feels Ire Of England Supporters After Scoreless Draw

Scoring with one of his first touches against Wales last week amplified calls for Jamie Vardy to be included in Roy Hodgson’s starting team against Slovakia. However, the Leicester City striker’s general performance against England’s nearest neighbours wasn’t, perhaps, as decisive as many thought. The Premier League Player of the Year managed just one shot in that game, with which …

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Twitter Reacts to Ireland U20s Stunning Semi Final Win Over Argentina

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 20: Stephen Keirns of Ireland (C) clears the ball during the World Rugby U20 Championship Semi Final between Ireland and Argentina at The Academy Stadium on June 20, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Nigel Roddis/Getty Images)

Ireland U20s, having taken the scalp of World Champions New Zealand and Grand Slam winners Wales, added the the Argentines to their list of vanquished enemies this afternoon. The ‘Wolfpuppies’ were in typically devastating form, as it took just 8 minutes for Jacob Stockdale to cross for the first try, which was expertly converted by out-half Johnny McPhillips. Such a …

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Twitter Reacts in Hilarious Style To Kolo Toure Leaving Liverpool

Poor Kolo… Liverpool today announced that everyone’s favourite Toure would be released. Naturally, Twitter was quick to react. Kolo Toure has NOT been offered a new contract by Liverpool. His finest moment in a red shirt? #Liverpool ..#LFC https://t.co/x4kY3Szkmp — Spreadex (@spreadexsports) June 10, 2016 Had 10 missed calls off Kolo Toure so far today. Wonder what he wants? — …

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Twitter Reacts to Manchester United Signing Eric Bailly

It’s finally been confirmed, Eric Bailly is José Mourinho’s first signing as Manchester United manager. The Villareal defender joins the club on a four-year deal for a price believed to be in the region of £30 million. His impressive first season at the “Yellow Submarine” meant he had several suitors but it seems the draw`of Mourinho was too much to …

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Mournful Tweets Pour In For The Loss Of A Sporting Icon

The sad news has broken that Muhammad Ali, a sporting legend, has passed at age 74. Ali was an icon both inside and outside the ring and inspired a generation to fight for what they believed in.  In a year that seems determined to take some of the greatest and most influential who walk among us, another legendary figure has departed. …

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Twitter Explodes In Reaction To Conor McGregor’s ‘Retirement’

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 12: Conor McGregor (L) celebrates with a member of his team after a first-round knockout victory over Jose Aldo in their featherweight title fight during UFC 194 on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor today announced, via the medium of Twitter, that he is set to retire, however the general online reaction to the revelation has been one of scepticism, as can be seen below. The world’s reaction to Conor McGregor’s “retirement” tweet: pic.twitter.com/yaxGdSMzcX — HuffPost Sports (@HuffPostSports) April 19, 2016 _____ Dana White all excited to pump-up the 2017 card with: “Conor McGregor …

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Twitter Reacts Brilliantly To Gary Neville’s New Job

The news that Gary Neville is set to take over as manager of Valencia shocked the footballing world this morning. It was largely unexpected, and well, he has never had a top job himself. However, his expertise on Sky Sports leave many with little doubt that he will make waves with the La Liga side. Naturally, Twitter was at its …

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LVG & Twitter React To Man United’s Goal Drought Against Palace

Man United haven’t scored a goal in over 325 minutes of football – that’s almost five and a half hours. The scrutiny of manager Louis van Gaal’s philosophy has reached fever pitch after Man United’s goalless draw today against Crystal Palace. In his post-match interview though, LVG was defiant (some would say in denial). LVG: “The main factor today was that we …

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Twitter Didn’t React Well To This Startling Wayne Rooney Stat

Wayne Rooney touched the ball 40 times tonight – only goalkeeper David de Gea had less for Man United against CSKA Moscow. Striker Anthony Martial grabbed a goal, but United had to settle for a 1-1 draw against the Russian side in a turgid 90 minutes. Within that entire timeframe, Red Devils captain Wayne Rooney only managed forty touches of …

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