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Maurice Gleeson

Maurice Gleeson
Irish exile currently residing in Barcelona but stay up to the date with the latest in League of Ireland and the Premier League.

Ulster’s European Cup Heroes Of 1999 – What Did The Future Hold For Their Key Trio?

Ulster’s difficulties in recent years have been well documented, with the Belfast-based club struggling to end a long wait for silverware, which stretches back to their 2005/06 Pro14 victory. Of course, Ulster have come close to ending their wait for success since then, finishing the 2012/13 campaign as runners-up, whilst also coming close to European success the year before that. …

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Preview: Excitement Builds For The Launch Of FIFA 18

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Excitement is building as we edge ever closer to discovering just what the 25th version of the world’s favourite football game has to offer, FIFA 2018. As a build-up to the launch, EA Sports have been releasing tantalising glimpses of what the game will include through trailers and allowing selected reviewers to have a quick play for themselves. When FIFA …

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Is £200 Million Too Much For Any Football Player?

Neymar recently completed a move from Spanish giants Barcelona to money laden Paris St-Germain, with the fee paid at around £200 million. This has raised the question as to whether any footballer is worth such an amount of money. The transfer wasn’t as straightforward as it seems, as it was Neymar’s release clause, which was met, but this also raises …

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Players To Watch: Sweden U21s Probable Lineup

Sweden played out a 2-2 draw with Poland on Monday, in a game that had huge ramifications for both teams. Goals from Une Jacob Larsson and Carlos Strandberg looked to have put Sweden on course for their first victory of the tournament after their opening game draw with England, but a late goal from Poland ensured that the game ended in …

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Premier League Relegation Battle Reaching Boiling Point

As the end of the season fast approaches, fans of those clubs propping up the table cling to the hopes that next season, Match of the Day will still play an integral part of their Saturday evening ritual. It’s getting close, though, and for some (we’re looking at you Sunderland) there’s seemingly no light the end of the tunnel. But if we’ve …

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