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Five Talking Points Ahead Of The Munster Football Final

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Cork head to Killarney to take on Kerry in the Munster final on Sunday afternoon. With so few giving the Rebels a chance following some poor form in 2017 to date, we take a look at the main talking points ahead of the clash. Will the real Cork please stand up? The first major takeaway from the Munster Championship up …

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The Enthralled Reaction To An Absorbing Premiership Final

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Jack Nowell of Exeter Chiefs is tackled by Willie Le Roux of Wasps during the Aviva Premiership Final between Wasps and Exeter Chiefs at Twickenham Stadium on May 27, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Seven years after being promoted to the Premiership, Exeter Chiefs have made history by beating Wasps in the final at Twickenham after extra-time.  The Chiefs made it to the final the hard way, going on a remarkable undefeated run, before denying Saracens at the death in last week’s semi-final. Meanwhile, Wasps powered past Leicester Tigers to ensure a place in …

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Manchester United Fans Ecstatic As Season Ends On High

Manchester United

The end justifies the means. This season has certainly had its up and downs for Manchester United, but ultimately their goal was achieved. Jose Mourinho oversaw the Red Devils as they claimed the Charity Shield and League Cup titles. However, if they failed to qualify for next season’s Champions League, the season would be deemed a failure. As the season …

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Watch: Chilling Scenes As Tribute Paid To Manchester Attack Victims Before Europa League Final

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Manchester United and Ajax are facing off in the Europa League final in Stockholm this evening. However, the football game seems insignificant following the events in Manchester earlier this week. Following the tragic events, the issue of a Europa League title and a Champions League qualification spot did not seem overly important. The event as a whole acted as a …

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Watch: Billy Vunipola Breaks Ceiling As Saracens Celebrations Kick Off In Dressing Rooms

Saracens

Saracens joined an exclusive club today, becoming the seventh team to win multiple European Cups. Alongside Leicester Tigers, Wasps, Leinster, Munster, Toulouse and Toulon, Sarries now can be considered one of the great European clubs. Their 11-point victory over Clermont Auvergne today was thoroughly deserved, as they fought throughout the game to make history. Although they have a Premiership semi-final …

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Munster Didn’t Make The Final In Murrayfield But Their Fans Are Making Their Voices Heard

Munster EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - MAY 13: A general view during the European Rugby Champions Cup Final between ASM Clermont Auvergne and Saracens at Murrayfield Stadium on May 13, 2017 in Edinburgh, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

The Champions Cup final between Saracens and Clermont Auvergne was certainly not part of the script for Irish rugby fans. With Leinster and Munster in the two semi-finals, fans were dreaming of an all-Ireland final. However, Sarries and Clermont paid no notice in Dublin and Lyon in the final four. Nonetheless, many Irish fans had already booked for the trip …

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