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Sergio Ramos Hits Out At ‘Excessive’ Red Card In Real Madrid’s Clasico Defeat

MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 23: Sergio Ramos of Real Madrid fouls Lionel Messi of Barcelona and is sent off during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Estadio Bernabeu on April 23, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has branded the red card which ended his Clasico prematurely on Sunday night as “excessive.” The defender saw red in the 77th minute during his side’s clash with Barcelona at the Bernabeu with the score at 2-1 to the visitors, and although James Rodriguez equalised with five minutes remaining, a dramatic Lionel Messi winner swung …

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Video: Griezmann Walks Out Of Interview When Pressed On His Future

With his performances for Atletico Madrid getting better by the week it is no wonder talk of a move to a bigger club has surrounded the Frenchman.  His goal against Espanyol on Saturday brought his goal tally for the season to 25 in all competitions, he has helped Atleti to reach the Champions League semi-final stage and last summer he was …

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Koeman Lambastes Manchester United While Discussing Lukaku’s Future

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 11: Kevin Mirallas of Everton (C) celebrates scoring his sides first goal with Romelu Lukaku of Everton (L) and Ronald Koeman, Manager of Everton (R) during the Premier League match between Everton and West Bromwich Albion at Goodison Park on March 11, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Mark Robinson/Getty Images)

Ronald Koeman’s recent war of words with Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill appears to have only increased the Dutchman’s desire to speak his mind to the media.  The basis of these latest controversial comments is to do with the constant speculation around his top marksman this season, Romelu Lukaku. The striker, who has already scored 24 goals in the …

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Players To Opt For Other Nations Having Represented Ireland

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - AUGUST 13: Bacary Sagna of Manchester City (L) attempts to black Lynden Gooch of Sunderland (R) shot during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Sunderland at Etihad Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Irish football has been long associated with the famous ‘granny rule’. FIFA regulations have served Ireland well with many recruits becoming key players in the past. However, in recent years some players have jumped back to the country of their birth with some Ireland born and raised players even opting to represent other nations. High profile players like Michael Keane, Patrick Bamford …

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Champions League Semi-Final Line-Up Revealed

UEFA have made the draw for the last four of Europe’s premier club football competition. A pulsating set of quarter finals means Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid, Juventus and Monaco will be in the hat for the last four of the Champions League. The match ups give us a repeat of last year’s final. The Madrid derby last year prove one of …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Pleas With Real Madrid Fans Not To Boo Him

MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 18: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid CF gestures during the UEFA Champions League Quarter Final second leg match between Real Madrid CF and FC Bayern Muenchen at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 18, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo raked up his 100th Champions League goal on Tuesday night as his 46th career hat-trick helped Real Madrid progress to the semi-finals of the Champions League, knocking out Bayern Munich and former manager Carlo Ancelotti. Ronaldo was again subjected to boos from the demanding Bernabeu supporters despite scoring four times in the two-legged tie in a 6-3 aggregate …

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Watch: Ronaldo Wholly Embraced By Teammates After Recording 100th Champions League Goal

Cristiano Ronaldo may have been offside for a brace of his goals on Tuesday night against Bayern Munich, but this cannot take away from the fact that he notched his 98th, 99th and 100th goals in Champions League football and achieved his 41st hat-trick for Real Madrid. An incredible feat. Real beat Carlo Ancelloti’s Munich side 4-2 after extra-time to progress …

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