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# claim - Today’s News

'I was offered triple my salary to leave Arsenal but said no'

Thierry Henry “understands” why some players would consider switching clubs for a wage hike.

# claim - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Carlos Tevez fit enough for China, not Argentina

“I had to be 100%, and I could not be just 99%,” he told Boca Juniors fans.

# claim - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Chinese Super League can rival Premier League'

Oscar feels the country’s football standard will only get better with further investment.

# claim - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

'I don't regret Real Madrid move despite lack of opportunities'

Martin Odegaard was tipped for stardom when he burst onto the scene but he has since joined Heerenveen on loan.

# claim - Sunday 8 January, 2017

'Zidane smarter than Benitez over Ronaldo'

Bixente Lizarazu has heaped praise on his compatriot, and believes he leads by example in the Merengue dressing room

# claim - Friday 30 December, 2016

Ibrahimovic: Cristiano Ronaldo is not a natural talent

The Manchester United attacker was asked what separates the Real Madrid star from his namesake and Ronaldinho.

# claim - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

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Boy who cut his knee after tripping over 'vandalised' water meter awarded €12,500

Finn Wallace was playing outside his aunt’s house when his foot was caught in an uncovered and broken water meter.

# claim - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Wiggins must resolve steroid use controversy: Froome

“Those are questions for Brad to answer about what happened back then.”

# claim - Monday 28 November, 2016

'Support for an all-Ireland soccer team is growing'

Sinn Féin are hopeful that a move will happen in the near future.

# claim - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Rodgers: Suarez should not have had a penalty

The Barca striker was clever to win a penalty – but it should not have been given, according to the Celtic boss.

# claim - Friday 18 November, 2016

Mourinho: Wenger has more respect than me despite not winning Premier League title for 18 years

The United manager has complained at a lack of respect from the media after comparing his record to that of the Arsenal boss.

# claim - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Ex-Derry City midfielder 'deserves' to be considered for Ireland call

Southend United manager Phil Brown believes his player could make the step up to international level.

Wayne Rooney is not finished - Gary Neville

The former Manchester United defender believes the Red Devils star still has a role to play at the Premier League club, if he can adapt

# claim - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

'We have been playing with nine men for the last eight years'

The RTÉ pundit feels James McCarthy and Glenn Whelan are liabilities to the Irish team.

# claim - Saturday 22 October, 2016

'Manchester City should sign Carrick in January'

Tim Sherwood feels “Manchester United’s Andrea Pirlo” would be an upgrade on Fernando and Fernandinho.

# claim - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

I've never come across doping in rugby - Dan Carter

“I have full trust that the authorities are making sure that this game is kept clean,” he added.

# claim - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

'Man United showed we're a big team against Liverpool'

Ander Herrera says he is proud of all his team-mates for their display.

# claim - Saturday 15 October, 2016

'Boxing is legalised killing'

Tony Bellew did not mince his words following the tragic death of Mike Towell, who passed due to severe injuries suffered in a boxing match.

# claim - Friday 14 October, 2016

Rooney still world class, says Klopp

The Liverpool manager is in no doubt over the quality of Wayne Rooney as Liverpool prepare to host Manchester United.

# claim - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Arsene Wenger: You can't win anything with kids

The Arsenal manager believes the ideal core for any team is to have players between the age bracket of 23 to 30.

# claim - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Barca great Ronaldinho - I never lacked competitiveness

He has earned a reputation as a flamboyant party boy, but the Brazilian defended his record in football.

# claim - Sunday 9 October, 2016

'Pogba needs affection from journalists'

The Manchester United midfielder had another mixed game for his country despite their 4-1 win over Bulgaria but was defended by Antoine Griezmann.

# claim - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

'England should have at least 15 in Lions squad'

Eddie Jones believes the Lions have a real opportunity to beat the All Blacks and thinks England should be heavily represented in the squad.

# claim - Saturday 10 September, 2016

'Claudio Bravo performance one of the best I've seen'

The Chilean goalkeeper appeared to be at fault for Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s goal on Saturday, but Pep Guardiola praised his display.

# claim - Friday 9 September, 2016

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Someone who has won €500,000 has just days to collect it

The winning numbers are: 3, 23, 24, 32 and 46.

# claim - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Wilfried Zaha has potential to play for Barcelona, says Pardew

The Crystal Palace boss thinks very highly of the 23-year-old winger.

# claim - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Man United and Zlatan? Scholes would rather watch Salford City

The Red Devils legend admits he would rather take in a non-league fixture, and even his son’s team, than follow the top tier.

# claim - Monday 5 September, 2016

Scholes names Man City trio as Premier League's best

The Manchester United legend feels Sergio Aguero, Kevin De Bruyne and David Silva are the top stars in England.

# claim - Friday 2 September, 2016

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I did not deceive anybody, says Messi, after goalscoring return

The star was Argentina’s hero as the nation’s all-time top goalscorer inspired them to a 1-0 win.

# claim - Monday 22 August, 2016

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More than 3,000 holidaymakers claiming refund following collapse of Lowcostholidays

The Spanish tour operator collapsed on 15 July and customers have until 19 September to submit their claim.

# claim - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Michael Conlan suggests Ireland are being punished for former judge's Guardian revelations

The Belfast native admitted to being nervous about dubious judging ahead of his fights.

# claim - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

'Some sports impossible without doping'

Ex-Arsenal midfielder Andrei Arshavin has given his thoughts on Russian-related controversies at the Olympic Games.

# claim - Sunday 14 August, 2016

Manchester United fans have to love Fellaini on current form - Mourinho

The Red Devils made a positive start to the season thanks to goals from Mata, Rooney and Ibrahimovic.

# claim - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

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Is a religious education better for students? We took a look

‘Catholic schools are more strict, the academic side of things follows in that pattern then.’

# claim - Monday 1 August, 2016

Rooney blames Hodgson's selection gamble for England Euro woe

The Man United striker feels his former boss got key decisions wrong.

# claim - Friday 29 July, 2016

'Paul Pogba's agent, certainly, isn't worth €25 million'

Former Ireland international Niall Quinn has branded fees being paid to agents such as Mino Raiola as “absurd”.

# claim - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

'Liverpool and Chelsea have a huge advantage in the title race'

Brendan Rodgers believes his old club could be set for a memorable season.

# claim - Thursday 7 July, 2016

'Portugal is not all about me'

“I believed in my heart we would go far in the Euros. Maybe it didn’t start off as well as we wanted it to but this is not a 100 metres dash.”

# claim - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Mourinho wrong to return to Chelsea - Ferguson

The Scot is a friend of the former Real Madrid and Inter coach.

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Girl given €25,000 after being knocked down while chasing her dog

The girl had been visiting family friends.

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