Advertisement
  The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 6 °C Thursday 23 February, 2017

#Football

# football - Yesterday’s News

Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real Barca Lifeline This post contains videos

Stunner from West Ham flop Zaza helps Valencia to surprise win against Real

The result gives Barcelona and Sevilla a great boost in their push for the La Liga title.

'He must work harder, I give nothing for free' – Mourinho tells out-of-favour Shaw

The left-back should learn from his Old Trafford team-mate in his bid to start for the Red Devils, Jose Mourinho said.

That is why Manchester City wanted me - Guardiola

The Etihad outfit won an eight-goal game against Monaco, with the manager claiming he was brought to the club for nights such as this.

From TheJournal.ie 14 Australian football fans banned after displaying 'offensive' banner depicting oral sex Sydney

14 Australian football fans banned after displaying 'offensive' banner depicting oral sex

There has been outrage in the football community and media over the explicit banner of a man resembling Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold performing oral sex.

# football - Monday 20 February, 2017

Rafa Benitez's Newcastle moved a step closer to a Premier League return tonight

Newcastle United swiftly to top spot and piled further misery on Aston Villa.

'I followed my dreams to the Premier League. He followed his to the burger van'

Wayne Shaw made headlines by eating a pie on live TV.

Theo Walcott's 100th Arsenal goal ends non-league Sutton's FA Cup dreams

Lucas Perez opened the scoring for Arsene Wenger’s side as they avoided an upset.

Barcelona have no idea how to treat players - Dani Alves slams Camp Nou board

Dani Alves won 23 titles across eight seasons at Barcelona but the manner of his departure left a bitter taste for the Brazil international.

Guardiola slams 'unacceptable' Wenger treatment

The Man City boss is unhappy with the treatment of his Arsenal counterpart.

# football - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Late Messi penalty saves Barca embarrassment following another disappointing display

The late goal salvaged a Barcelona win over Leganes on Sunday despite the Catalans producing a terrible display.

Late Zlatan winner sends United through at Blackburn's expense

Manchester United scraped through to the FA Cup quarter-finals after coming from behind at Ewood Park.

# football - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Wales star Bale marks Real Madrid comeback with a goal after 3-month lay-off

With five weeks to the World Cup qualifier against Ireland, the 27-year-old came off the bench to score in a 2-0 win over Espanyol today.

'When I saw the tears in Busby's eyes, I realised the depth of their relationship and what George turned away'

Inside ‘George Best: All By Himself,’ an extraordinary, sobering look at the life and times of George Best.

# football - Friday 17 February, 2017

Mourinho slams Man United's lack of concentration in Europa League win

The Portuguese boss criticised his team leading up to kick-off and during the first 45 minutes at Old Trafford.

# football - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Barca president accused of going into hiding after PSG humiliation

Former Camp Nou chief Joan Laporta has launched a scathing attack on the current man at the helm.

Bailly flourishing at Manchester United after one-on-ones with Mourinho

The centre-back has thanked his manager for helping him to make a seamless transition to Premier League football.

# football - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

One of women's football's biggest stars joins Manchester City

The Women’s Super League champions have signed USA captain Carli Lloyd for their Champions League campaign.

Footballers more likely to get brain damage from blows to the head - study

The researchers looked at 14 retired players who had started playing and heading the ball in childhood or their early teens.

'All night he was sloppy' - Ferdinand and Gerrard slam Messi's Valentine's Day display

There was little love for the Argentine’s performance as his side crumbled to a defeat that may well be fatal to their Champions League hopes

# football - Monday 13 February, 2017

There's more to Liverpool than Mane, claims Wijnaldum

The Liverpool midfielder has played down the importance of the Senegalese striker.

'I was just being clever' - Ajax's Joel Veltman defends shameless injury stunt Unsporting Behaviour This post contains videos

'I was just being clever' - Ajax's Joel Veltman defends shameless injury stunt

The Netherlands international made headlines over the weekend for all the wrong reasons.

There's nothing done yet - Ibrahimovic unsure about United future

Manager Jose Mourinho is keen for the Swedish striker to stay at Old Trafford.

# football - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Magical Brady strike earns Burnley a point against leaders Chelsea

The Clarets were rewarded for a strong defensive showing at Turf Moor.

'It's all about timing' - Ferdinand reaches out to Pogba after social media criticism

The France international should time his social media posts better, says the former Manchester United star.

# football - Saturday 11 February, 2017

Wenger clears up Arsenal future talk after Wright comments

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger was adamant he gave no indication of his future plans to Ian Wright when he spoke after the 2-0 win against Hull.

Despite booking Croker date, Slaughtneil's Chrissy McKaigue can't focus on the final just yet

His attention turns to 25 February first.

Chelsea can be caught by Spurs, insists Harry Kane

The England striker is not giving up hope of hoisting the Premier League trophy aloft in May.

# football - Friday 10 February, 2017

'I agree with Ed' - Mourinho not planning overhaul of Man United's squad

Man United’s transfer policy has the manager and Ed Woodward in full agreement.

Leicester boss Ranieri holds crisis talks with Mahrez and Vardy

The Foxes boss has sought to get two key figures firing again, with the reigning Premier League champions enduring a torrid defence of their crown.

Wenger still reeling over 'scandalous' Chelsea goal

Hull arrive with Wenger under pressure and annoyed at the injustice of Chelsea’s opening goal.

# football - Tuesday 7 February, 2017

Watch: Oscar starts to repay €60 million fee with goal on competitive debut Impact This post contains videos

Watch: Oscar starts to repay €60 million fee with goal on competitive debut

The former Chelsea playmaker opened the scoring against Sukhothai, with Shanghai SIPG running out 3-0 winners.

# football - Monday 6 February, 2017

A thunderbolt from on-loan Chelsea man Cuadrado settled the Derby d'Italia No Stopping That This post contains videos

A thunderbolt from on-loan Chelsea man Cuadrado settled the Derby d'Italia

Juan Cuadrado grabbed the only goal of the game as Juve defeated Inter 1-0 with Antonio Conte watching on from the stands.

Klopp takes responsibility for Liverpool slump LFC

Klopp takes responsibility for Liverpool slump

Jurgen Klopp is looking for answers to Liverpool’s troubles as the manager accepted the blame for their poor form.

# football - Saturday 4 February, 2017

Jurgen Klopp tells Liverpool players to accept 'criticism from everywhere'

Jurgen Klopp has told the media to “write what you want” following Liverpool’s damaging loss to Hull City.

# football - Friday 3 February, 2017

Klopp: I can't guarantee I won't boil over again

The Liverpool boss came under the spotlight for shouting in an official’s face against Chelsea.

From TheJournal.ie Concussion symptoms three times higher in soccer players who head the ball Header

Concussion symptoms three times higher in soccer players who head the ball

It adds to the mounting evidence that frequently heading a soccer ball has serious long-term effects.

# football - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Cameroon edge Avram Grant's Ghana to book a place in 2017 Africa Cup of Nations decider

Their 2-0 win sets up a clash with Egypt in a repeat of the 2008 final.

Liverpool's title hopes all but over, says Carragher Claim This post contains videos

Liverpool's title hopes all but over, says Carragher

The Sky Sports pundit thinks Chelsea’s main title rivals are close to giving up the chase.

# football - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

We are not completely stupid! Wenger defends decision not to start Walcott

The Arsenal boss was adamant his attacker’s fitness situation did not allow him to start against Watford.

1 2 3 4 5