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Real Madrid V Man United: A UEFA Super Cup Combined XI

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Champions League holders Real Madrid take on Europa League winners in the UEFA Super Cup in Skopje on Tuesday night. The traditional European curtain-raiser has been given an added dose of intrigue as Jose Mourinho faces his old club in a competitive fixture for the first time since leaving the Bernabeu in 2013, while Zinedine Zidane is still basking in …

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Who Is Wales’ Greatest Ever Player – Ryan Giggs Or Gareth Bale?

CARDIFF, WALES - MARCH 25: Gareth Bale looks on as he sits out with an injury with Ryan Giggs during the Wales training session ahead of their UEFA EURO 2012 qualifier against England on March 25, 2011 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

One year on from Wales’ miraculous run to the semi-finals of Euro 2016, we take a comparative look at the careers of Gareth Bale and Ryan Giggs. Wales might be considered traditionally one of the weaker football nations, especially with rugby seen to be their number one sport but they have produced plenty of memorable footballers throughout the years. Billy …

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What Would A British And Irish Lions Football Squad Look Like?

LENS, FRANCE - JUNE 16: Adam Lallana of England and Aaron Ramsey of Wales compete for the ball during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group B match between England and Wales at Stade Bollaert-Delelis on June 16, 2016 in Lens, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

With the Lions squad recently announced, we take a look at a potential British and Irish football Lions squad.  It is impossible to please every fan with these kinds of selections and is always open to opinion and discussion. The following squad consists of 25 players and tries to involve players from each of the five countries. International form is …

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Martin O’Neill In Disbelief With Gareth Bale’s Comments Regarding That O’Shea Tackle

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Wales Wales' Gareth Bale fouls John O'Shea of Ireland

Martin O’Neill is not pleased with Gareth Bale after the Welshman made some baffling comments regarding his dreadful studs up challenge on John O’Shea. The Republic of Ireland manager was adamant that Bale’s reckless foul and Neil Taylor’s horror challenge, which left Seamus Coleman with a broken tibia and fibula in his right leg, were both “very, very poor.” The …

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Eamon Dunphy Backtracks Massively In His Criticism Of Neil Taylor’s Foul On Seamus Coleman

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Eamon Dunphy’s level of anger towards Neil Taylor seems to have undergone something of an adjustment over the weekend. The outspoken RTE Sport pundit was apoplectic after the reckless tackle by the Aston Villa captain on Seamus Coleman, which broke the Ireland captain’s leg in two places. At the time, Dunphy called the challenge “filthy” and insisted that while what had …

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