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Watch: Shane Long Makes Young Fan’s Day With Some Surprise News

The Irish team’s focus at the moment will, of course, be solely directed on overcoming a tough Serbian outfit on Tuesday night, but there was one fantastic moment of distraction for Shane Long ahead of the game. As part of Three’s #TheCallUp campaign, the Southampton striker surprised Chloe, the young supporter featured in the video, with an Ireland jersey and …

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Video: Henry & Carragher Hilariously Recreate That Infamous Leg Touch

There have been a few classic football punditry moments down through the years but the infamous Thierry Henry leg touch on his fellow pundit Jamie Carragher back in 2015 is up there with the most renowned now.  Having just heard the news that Brendan Rodgers was to depart the Reds after a poor opening to that season, Henry instinctively turned …

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Premier League Team Of The Weekend

On a weekend which saw victories for Liverpool, Chelsea, Manchester City, Manchester United, Newcastle and Swansea, we pick our team of the weekend from the latest Premier League action. _______ GK: Tom Heaton (Burnley) The Burnley keeper was sensational in their draw with Tottenham – making four top-class saves to keep out the likes of Harry Kane. Were it not for the …

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Chelsea Make Increased Bid For Arsenal Winger Chamberlain

Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain during the match between Arsenal and Chelsea at Wembley stadium, London, England on 6 August 2017. (Photo by Kieran Galvin/NurPhoto via Getty Images)

It has been widely reported on Thursday, including in the Daily Express, that Chelsea have now increased their initial offer for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.  With one year remaining on the former Southampton player’s contract, it is believed Arsenal and the player have reached an impasse over wage demands. The 23-year-old is believed to have a considerable admirer in Chelsea manager Antonio Conte and …

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15 Years On From Saipan Mick McCarthy Says He Wouldn’t Change A Thing

World Cup 2002 Republic of Ireland 21/5/2002 Manager Mick McCarthy and Roy Keane pass each other during training Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Andrew Paton

Fifteen years on from that famous incident in Saipan, which threatened to derail the Republic of Ireland’s 2002 World Cup preparations, former Ireland manager Mick McCarthy has reflected on the events involving Roy Keane’s departure from the Irish training camp and the summer of debate that followed. Speaking to Second Captains’ Richie Sadlier, the Ipswich Town boss said he had no …

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Ronaldo Included In Real Madrid Squad For Super Cup Clash Vs Manchester United

MADRID, SPAIN - APRIL 29: Cristiano Ronaldo of Real Madrid in action during their La Liga match between Real Madrid and Valencia CF at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium on 29 April 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Power Sport Images/Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo has been named in Real Madrid’s extended squad for Los Blancos’ UEFA Super Cup clash against Manchester United on Tuesday night.  Despite having only just returned to training following an elongated break due to his involvement in the Confederations Cup with Portugal this summer, the 32-year-old will join up with Zinedine Zidane’s men as they head to Macedonia. …

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