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Watch: Forget Giroud, Mkhitaryan and Carroll, Perugia’s Francesco Nicastro Just Scored The Goal Of The Season


The Premier League has treated fans to some astonishing goals in recent weeks and months, with Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Olivier Giroud and Andy Carroll all bagging Goal of the Season contenders.  While fans cried foul over Carroll’s acrobatic effort winning the Premier League Goal of the Month award for January over Giroud’s sublime scorpion kick, the argument over whose goal was …

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Tottenham’s Awful Away Form Is A Signal Of Wavering Mentality

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 11: Kyle Walker (C) of Tottenham Hotspur and team mates leave the pitch after the Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on February 11, 2017 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images for Tottenham Hotspur FC)

We’ve seen it all before. ‘It’s Tottenham’ is a phrase that has burdened the club throughout the Premier League era. Their away form is turning out to be an unwelcome return to what made them so mentally mediocre. Saturday’s display was abysmal, but that’s not been a rarity this time around. Last season, Tottenham forged a season out of consistency on the …

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Celtic E-Sports League: Wednesday Night Review

DERBY, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: A detailed of play during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Rotherham United at iPro Stadium on November 19, 2016 in Derby, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

After a superb first night in the Celtic E-Sports League, all fans were hoping for something along the same lines; they were not disappointed. The first fixture saw The New Saints (Ben PDB) face Hamilton (Jack Beasley). Ben had taken part in Celtic E-Sports competitions before and is without doubt one of the most passionate players in this tournament while Jake …

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Video: Unstoppable Moussa Dembele Nets Second Hat-Trick In Six Days

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - DECEMBER 31: Moussa Dembele of Celtic celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

Six days ago, young French striker Moussa Dembele came off the bench to score a hat-trick in just 24 minutes for Celtic away to St. Johnstone. On Saturday afternoon he made it back-to-back trebles with three goals in 14 minutes against Inverness in the Scottish FA Cup. Chelsea were reportedly interested in signing the 20-year-old in January, and it’s easy to see …

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Gareth Bale Expected To Be Fit For Ireland Clash Next Month

CARDIFF, WALES - NOVEMBER 12: Gareth Bale of Wales warms up prior to the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Wales and Serbia at Cardiff City Stadium on November 12, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Gareth Bale is expected to be fit for next month’s crunch World Cup qualifier between the Republic of Ireland and Wales. The Irish Times report that the Real Madrid star is on course to return from injury to line up at the Aviva Stadium in March. Bale was injured while playing for Real Madrid in the Champions League and has been …

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Which PL Relegations Would Have The Biggest Impact On The Ireland Team?

STOKE ON TRENT, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 15: John O'Shea of Sunderland reacts during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland at Bet365 Stadium on October 15, 2016 in Stoke on Trent, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Having looked at the best outcome for the Republic of Ireland national team resulting from potential Premier League promotions, we now look at the scenario for Irish players in the relegation scrap. In the past the relegation of Reading, Wolves and Hull has wiped out a large proportion of Irishmen from the top flight. Last season, three regulars in Rob Elliot, Wes Hoolahan …

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Why Philipp Lahm’s Retirement Is Bad News For Manchester United

TURIN, ITALY - FEBRUARY 23: Philipp Lahm of FC Bayern Muenchen in action during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 first leg match between Juventus and FC Bayern Muenchen at Juventus Arena on February 23, 2016 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

Philipp Lahm’s shock announcement that he will retire early at the end of this campaign, at the relatively young age of 33 has sent Bayern Munich into a panic that could have serious repercussions for Manchester United. Jose Mourinho was believed to have lined up a summer move for the £35m rated Benfica right-back Nelson Semedo with Lahm’s impending departure …

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Liverpool And Manchester City To Fight It Out For £40m Attacker

LISBON, PORTUGAL - OCTOBER 18: Marvin Zeegelaar of SC Sporting competes for the ball with Pierre Aubameyang of Borussia Dortmund during the UEFA Champions League match between SC Sporting and Borussia Dortmund at Estadio Jose Alvalade on October 18, 2016 in Lisbon, Lisboa. (Photo by Octavio Passos/Getty Images)

Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola have a history of competing against each other during their days in Germany, with Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund respectively, and now that rivalry has crossed over to the Premier League with Liverpool and Manchester City. That very rivalry, however, is set to extend this summer to the transfer window as both managers fight it …

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