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Watch: Sky Sports’ Tear-Jerking Tribute To Claudio Ranieri

Ranieri

It’s been one of the most shocking and divisive stories in recent sporting memories. Claudio Ranieri was sacked this week just months after achieving the impossible. Leicester were crowned Premier League in May but this season, they’ve struggled massively domestically despite progressing comfortably to the knockout rounds of the Champions League. The Foxes lie just a point above the relegation …

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Why Did Sky Sports Refuse To Discuss Hector Bellerin’s Concussion During Chelsea vs Arsenal?

On Saturday afternoon, one of the most hotly debated talking points of the season took place during Arsenal’s clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. However, for some reason, Sky Sports didn’t talk about it. Twelve minutes into Chelsea’s clash with Arsenal on Saturday afternoon, Premier League fans around the world watched on as a Marcus Alonso header rattled the back …

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Ireland’s Most Popular Sports Are Under Threat From American Football, But Why?

American Football DALLAS, TX - FEBRUARY 02: The Vince Lombardi Trophy is displayed on radio row on February 2, 2011 in Dallas, Texas. The Green Bay Packers will play the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XLV on February 6, 2011 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

A golden-age for Irish sport is upon us. Our small-but-proud nation that traditionally enjoyed playing giant-killer is now beginning to reconsider its role among nations in global competition. Whether we fully realise it or not, Ireland is now being offered a seat at the top table of the sporting world. We’ve defeated the notorious ‘big three’ southern hemisphere nations in …

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Philippe Coutinho Signs New Long Term Liverpool Contract With No Release Clause

Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho

Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho has signed a bumper five year contract extension at Liverpool. Sky Sports have reported that the contract has no release clause inserted meaning that the player could be at Anfield for the long term, fending off interest from some of Europe’s top clubs. Coutinho is one of Liverpool’s most consistent performers and boss Jurgen Klopp will be …

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Watch: Paul Merson Makes Another Clanger With FA Cup Predictions

Sky Sports football ‘expert’ Paul Merson’s views draw a lot of attention to say the least. Recently he made the bizarre suggestion that West Ham should sell Dimitri Payet for £30 million and buy Anthony Martial for £20 million. “Sell Payet for £30m, bring in Martial for £20m” New year, same old Paul Merson…pic.twitter.com/RfogABMqdA — BigSport (@BigSportGB) January 2, 2017 …

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Watch: Sky Sports Pundits Fawn Over “Sensational” Harry Arter

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Harry Arter of Bournemouth during the Premier League match between Manchester City and AFC Bournemouth at Etihad Stadium on September 17, 2016 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Harry Arter has been one of the most impressive midfielders in the Premier League so far this season. The Republic of Ireland international has been the driving force for Bournemouth in the centre of the field, and has come in for numerous plaudits. He has yet to make a competitive appearance for the Boys in Green. Martin O’Neill has preferred …

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