Manolo Gabbiadini had a perfectly good goal disallowed in the EFL Cup final, so fans celebrated his ‘hat-trick’ anyway

Early on in the EFL Cup final, Southampton looked to have gone ahead thanks to a Manolo Gabbiadini goal, only for the effort to be harshly ruled out for offside. Bad times, but after subsequently going 2-0 down, Southampton managed...

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Five things we learned from Barca’s win at Atletico

Lionel Messi struck a late winner for the second straight weekend as Barcelona defeated LaLiga title rivals Atletico Madrid 2-1 at the Vicente Calderon. The Argentinian’s 20th league goal of the season, which came after Diego Godin’s header cancelled out...

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Conor O’Shea makes impassioned defence of Italy: ‘Why always us? Why?’

Head coach Conor O’Shea issued an impassioned defence of Italy after a 36-15 defeat to England at the end of...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic on winning the EFL Cup: This is what I came for

Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes winning trophies gets better with age after firing Manchester United to success in the EFL Cup final....

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Watch the incredible interview with Eddie Jones: ‘That wasn’t rugby’

England head coach Eddie Jones was unhappy with Italy’s tactics, including their refusal to form rucks. Despite Dan Cole’s early...

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Five things we learned as Zlatan Ibrahimovic drags Man United to EFL Cup glory

Manchester United won their first trophy under Jose Mourinho as a late Zlatan Ibrahimovic header secured a 3-2 win over...

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Conor O’Shea: We deserve ‘a little bit of respect’; Eddie Jones slams Italy tactics

Italy coach Conor O’Shea was pleased with his side’s display in their 36-15 defeat to England in their Six Nations...

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Injured Barry Geraghty to miss Cheltenham after Kempton fall

Top jockey Barry Geraghty has been ruled out of the Cheltenham Festival after suffering a collapsed lung and six broken...

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Everyone’s offering to teach James Haskell the laws of rugby

James Haskell made a bit of a boo boo in the first half of England’s winning test against Italy on...

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Conor O’Shea’s ruck tactics for Italy confuse the English who eventually come out winners

England survived an almighty scare to finish 36-15 winners at Twickenham as Italy issued a rousing response to scrutiny of...

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Dogged Monaghan bag vital two points in Killarney

Kerry 1-10 Monaghan 2-8 By Tony Leen, Fitzgerald Stadium Monaghan bagged two precious Allianz League points as they came away...

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Football round-up: Here’s what happened in Division 3 and 4

There were a number of fixtures in the Allianz Football League down for decision this afternoon. In Division 3, Louth...

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Ulster continue push for top-four place with easy bonus-point win over Zebre

Ulster recorded their third consecutive bonus-point Guinness PRO12 win as they overcame a battling Zebre side 40-17 at the Stadio...

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Anger at short notice given of postponement of Tyrone v Cavan game

The Tyrone v Cavan NFL Division One tie at Healy Park fell victim to the weather, but there was anger...

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Still unbeaten but Dubs pegged back by late Donegal free

By John Fogarty DONEGAL 2-5 DUBLIN 1-8 A disputable additional time free ensured Donegal extended their unbeaten record in Ballybofey...

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Spurs go second after Harry Kane gets his second hat-trick in a week

Harry Kane scored a first-half hat-trick as Tottenham battered Stoke 4-0 and climbed up to second in the Premier League...

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Cork ace Lyons scores the vital try as Ireland defeat France in Women’s Six Nations

IRELAND 13 FRANCE 10 The Ireland women’s rugby side mastered the squally conditions at Donnybrook to deservedly grind out a...

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Frank Lampard was the definition of a club legend when he addressed Chelsea fans at Stamford Bridge

Despite Frank Lampard joining Manchester City after leaving Chelsea, the Blues fans still welcomed him back to Stamford Bridge as...

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Manchester United should be desperate to win the League Cup final – they’d equal Liverpool’s trophy record

It’s no secret that the League Cup (or EFL Cup, as it’s known these days) is considered the least important...

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Tyrrell Hatton in contention at Honda Classic but trails Rickie Fowler by four

Englishman Tyrrell Hatton continued to enhance his burgeoning reputation by throwing himself into contention of the Honda Classic going into...

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