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Real Madrid Splash Out Reported €46 Million For A 16-Year-Old

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - DECEMBER 15: Coach Zinedine Zidane of Real Madrid looks on during the FIFA Club World Cup Japan semi-final match between Club America v Real Madrid at International Stadium Yokohama on December 15, 2016 in Yokohama, Japan. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images,)

Real Madrid have signed Brazilian wonderkid Vinicius Junior from Flamengo. The two clubs reached an agreement for the transfer in July 2018, when the youngster turns 18. Junior is expected to stay with the club until July of 2019 in a loan agreement between the two clubs according to a Real Madrid statement on Tuesday. The 16-year-old is regarded as …

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Floyd Mayweather: There’s A 90% Chance I Fight Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor this week announced that he would be fighting Floyd Mayweather. The Notorious one declared that his side of the contract was signed, and that they were now waiting on the undefeated boxer to get his paperwork out of the way before the duo could throw down. Speaking about the fight for the first time since McGregor’s announcement earlier in …

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Shane Long A Major Doubt For Ireland’s Crucial Qualifier Vs Austria [Report]

Martin O'Neill Ireland Shane Long

Shane Long has emerged as a major doubt for Ireland’s crucial World Cup qualifier against Austria next month. The Southampton frontman sustained a foot injury against Middlesbrough last week, and sat out the weekend’s clash with Manchester United. The Tipperary-native is now in a race to make it back for the Austria clash, according to the Irish Daily Star today. Long also …

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Joe Brolly Utterly Blasts 48-Week Ban As Matthew Fitzpatrick Decision Overturned

Joe Brolly

Antrim senior footballer Matthew Fitzpatrick received a 48-week ban earlier this week, which caused huge controversy in GAA circles. Fitzpatrick was alleged to have given false evidence and to have deliberately misleading an investigation. Not only the length of the ban was called into question, but also the nature. The situation had arisen from the ill-tempered Antrim versus Armagh national football league …

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Opinion: James Rodriguez Would Be A Luxury Signing That Manchester United Do Not Need

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Do Manchester United really need James Rodriguez? When James Rodriguez was substituted during Real Madrid’s 4-1 win at home to Sevilla, he applauded the Real supporters who in turn gave him a standing ovation. It looks increasingly likely that this was the Colombian playmaker’s final appearance at the Bernabeu. The attacking midfielder rose to prominence at the 2014 World Cup …

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Ronan O’Gara Reveals Dream Of Coaching Ireland One Day

LLANELLI, WALES - OCTOBER 19: Racing coach Ronan O'Gara looks on before the Heineken Cup Pool 4 mach between Scarlets and Racing Metro 92 at Parc y Scarlets on October 19, 2013 in Llanelli, Wales. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Ronan O’Gara is busy finishing out the season with Racing 92, while also readying himself for a coaching role with Ireland. The former Munster out-half will join up with Joe Schmidt as Ireland undertake a summer tour of USA and Japan. Although he is currently based in Paris, O’Gara sees a return to his native country as not only a …

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