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Romelu Lukaku Confident He Is Over Post-World Cup ‘Slump’

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Romelu Lukaku believes he has finally emerged from his post-World Cup slump, with the Manchester United striker revealing he had to shed muscle to adapt to the demands of the Premier League. After a promising first season at Old Trafford, the 25-year-old has struggled to make an impact in front of goal amid what has been a largely frustrating second …

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Kerry v Galway Showdown In Super 8s To Clash With World Cup Final

The GAA have this afternoon announced the first round of fixtures that involve the provincial champions in the Super 8s competition and sports fans won’t be happy with one decision.  The most eagerly anticipated clash of Group 1 is the fixture between Kerry and Galway and it has been decided that this clash will take place on Sunday July 15 at 4pm …

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Southgate Unequivocally Backs “Strong” Sterling After Tattoo Drama

England manager Gareth Southgate insists Raheem Sterling does not deserve to be hounded after the controversy caused by his tattoo of an M16 assault rifle. Manchester City striker Sterling, 23, posted a picture of himself training with his England team-mates with a tattoo of the rifle on the winger’s right calf clearly visible. Lucy Cope, who founded Mothers Against Guns …

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France Bans ‘Big Screen’ Zones For World Cup Over Terror Attack Fears

The threat of terrorist attacks in France has put paid to fans’ hopes of watching the World Cup on big screens in public spaces, France’s ministry for the interior announced Tuesday. “I remind all publicly-elected officials of the fact that ‘big screen’ zones are completely forbidden in public spaces,” said a statement from the ministry. France has been subject to …

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Ireland To Face Turkey In An International Friendly In 2018

CARDIFF, WALES - OCTOBER 09: James McClean of Republic of Ireland during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Wales and Republic of Ireland at Cardiff City Stadium on October 9, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/Getty Images)

Ireland have announced details for a second international friendly next year. The FAI confirmed on Thursday morning that the Boys in Green will be facing off against Turkey on Friday, March 23rd. BREAKING: Ireland ?? will travel to Antalya to face Turkey ?? in March. #COYBIG pic.twitter.com/VwSaXeEg8P — FAIreland ⚽️?? (@FAIreland) December 21, 2017 Despite the fact that Ireland failed …

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Watch: Spurs Teammates Eric Dier & Jan Vertonghen Watch Together As England Draw Belgium In World Cup

Tottenham Hotspur teammates Jan Vertonghen and Eric Dier watched the World Cup group stage draw in each other’s company on Friday afternoon.  Of course, then, their respective countries were drawn in the same group. England will meet Belgium at the group stage in next summer’s tournament in Russia. Other English internationals in the Spurs squad include Harry Kane, Dele Alli, …

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