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GAA Congress Vote Against Motion For Free-To-Air Games

BIRMINGHAM - JANUARY 6: Sky Sports TV cameraman filming during the FA Barclaycard Premiership match between Aston Villa and Portsmouth on January 6, 2004 at Villa Park in Birmingham, England. Aston Villa won the match 2-1. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

On a day when the GAA have passed a motion for the introduction of the ‘mark’ in gaelic football, they have stuck to their guns on one of the more controversial issues. Sky Sports have exclusively broadcast some championship games over the last two years, and today Dublin GAA brought a motion for all matches be made free to air. …

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Premier League’s Looming TV Deals Create Illusion Of Level Playing Field

LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 13: A practice ball is seen on the pitch prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge on February 13, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

The 77th-minute protest by almost 20,000 thousand fans in Anfield recently proves that people power, however slight, still exists in the modern Premier League. Fenway Sports Group had outraged Liverpool fans with their complete disregard for year-long discussions over ticket pricing. Corporate greed needs to be challenged at every turn, and despite the financial impact of the protest in Anfield being a …

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Brendan Rodgers Believes Louis Van Gaal Can Lead Man United To Title

The ex-Liverpool boss has been doing the punditry rounds since his sacking, and has backed the under-fire LVG to succeed with Man United. Rodgers is no stranger to chasing league titles himself. The 2013/14 Premier League season saw the Antrim man’s Liverpool side top of the table with just two games remaining. Preceded by an infamous loss to Chelsea, the …

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Video: Thierry Henry Expertly Analyses Pep Guardiola’s Philosophy

Pep Guardiola is widely heralded as one of the smartest men in football, and after it was confirmed last week that he will be leaving Bayern Munich at the end of the season, fans of Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City have been getting very excited. However, what would the English clubs gain from having Guardiola as their manager? Philosophy is …

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Twitter Reacts Brilliantly To Gary Neville’s New Job

The news that Gary Neville is set to take over as manager of Valencia shocked the footballing world this morning. It was largely unexpected, and well, he has never had a top job himself. However, his expertise on Sky Sports leave many with little doubt that he will make waves with the La Liga side. Naturally, Twitter was at its …

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The Ramblings Of Stuart Barnes Almost Broke Twitter Tonight

Fans vented their frustrations at Stuart Barnes this evening. For some time now, fans across the rugby world have been left frustrated by the commentary of Stuart Barnes. The one time capped England fly half can be accused of making sweeping statements without offering much in depth analysis. He also delivers those statements using an arrogant tone that infuriates viewers and …

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Joe Marler Responds To Stuart Barnes Criticism With Hilarious Tweet

Joe Marler bluntly insulted Stuart Barnes last night. Yesterday Sky Sports published an article in which Stuart Barnes labelled Stuart Lancaster as ‘weak’, questioned his commitment to grass roots rugby and argued that the former England coach has left behind no legacy. Although many would agree with Barnes’ criticism of Lancaster, it was the style in which the commentator delivered …

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