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Five Reasons Why Munster Can Beat Leinster

Our build-up to the biggest clash of this year’s Rabo Pro12 continues with a look at Rob Penney’s Munster side and five reasons why they can overcome Matt O’ Connor’s Leinster side in the Aviva on Saturday. It is only a mere two weeks since the euphoria of Ireland winning the Six Nations Championship. While the supporters celebrated the feat …

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Leinster vs Munster: Five Epic Battles of an Epic Rivalry

At 7pm on Saturday, one of Europe’s most intense rugby rivalries reignites itself once again at the Aviva Stadium. Matt Cassidy looks back on five epic battles between the provinces. The latest instalment of Leinster versus Munster is crucial for a number reasons. Top spot in the Pro 12 is the prize for the victors whilst a defeat could signal …

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Joe Schmidt ’s Five Objectives in Argentine Tour of Duty

The dust has finally settled on Ireland’s heart-stopping Six Nations Championship display in Paris. Joe Schmidt delivered big time for the national team and Brian O’ Driscoll was given a winning send-off. However, the cunning Kiwi will have already turned his attention to the trip to South America where he will most likely give a chance to non- established Ireland …

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PA Goals of the Week: 17th – 24th March

We’ve got some real crackers this week so sit back and enjoy the best goals from this weekend’s action! 1. Robin Van Persie vs Olympiakos. Lovely free kick sends United through as the Dutchman bags a hat trick. Robin van Persie Great Goal ~ Manchester United… by SportChannel 2. Hulk vs Borussia Dortmund. Smashing goal from the Brazilian. Hulk Amazing …

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Top Three Recent Premier League Derbies

On Tuesday night a rampant Manchester City will march into Old Trafford and for the first time in many years, demand three points. However, Manchester United fans will feel a corner has been turned and confidence appears to be creeping back into the Red Devils’ squad. As with all derbies, neutrals are eagerly anticipating the mouth-watering clash. Here we look …

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Top 5 Most Memorable Manchester Derbies

Ahead of Tuesday night’s Manchester derby, we look back on five of the biggest Manchester derbies in recent memory. Manchester United are currently trailing Manchester City by 12 points, despite having played two games more than their neighbours. It has been a season in which United have fallen behind in the Premier League, and City have certainly been the dominant …

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Rugby: Who’s Hot & Who’s Not

Who’s Hot? Irish Rugby After the high of the national team clinching the Six Nations in France last Saturday, the provinces continued the feel good factor with four wins from four games. Leinster, Munster and Ulster all secured results which kept an Irish 1, 2, 3 at the top of the Pro12. Connacht took their winning streak to four games …

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Famous Football Takeovers: Chelsea Football Club & Roman Abramovich

Chelsea Football Club was once an above average team playing in the top flight in England in the 21st century, never proving proved to be spectacular. However, the footballing landscape in London changed immeasurably when Roman Abramovich bought the club from Ken Bates in 2003. Roman Abramovich became the first billionaire to purchase an English club, with his acquisition of …

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PA Team of the Week – Gameweek 31 Part 1

Gameweek 31 is a bumper week for Premier League fans with games on Saturday and Sunday followed by more action on Tuesday and Wednesday. We’ve split the gameweek into two and will be bringing you two different teams this week. Saturday and Sunday’s action was all about goals as Chelsea and Liverpool both hit six and Wayne Rooney’s opener against …

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