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Wed Sep 19
Caught Offside - Wed Sep 19 10:01 AM
A Liverpool fan on Reddit has dug up a brilliant quote from Reds manager Jurgen Klopp on Roberto Firmino from back in February. Given the Brazil international’s superb cameo against Paris Saint-Germain last night as he scored a stunning solo effort to win the game in stoppage time, this quote fro...
Sat Sep 15
Irish Independent - Sat Sep 15 2:30 PM
Given how much he seems to enjoy recounting tales of Brian Clough, it's surprising that the names of Larry Lloyd and Kenny Burns haven't appeared more in Martin O'Neill's press conferences.
Thu Sep 13
Sky Sports - Thu Sep 13 10:50 PM
SkySports A review of Thursday's action at Doncaster as God Given rediscovered the winning trail in the DFS Park Hill Stakes. Luca Cumani's filly was beaten just a short head by the reopposing Horseplay in the Lancashire Oaks at Haydock in July before finishing and more »
Daily Telegraph - Thu Sep 13 9:30 PM
Telegraph.co.uk God Given put up the star performance on the second day of Doncaster's St Leger meeting on Thursday when she gave trainer Luca Cumani the sixth DFS Park Hill Stakes of his career by beating old adversary Horseplay a neck. She also broke some sort of
Wed Sep 12
Soccernet - Wed Sep 12 9:38 PM
Gab Marcotti explains how Gennaro Gattuso and Milan were able to rebound from their loss at Napoli and stun Roma late. Given that he only had three weeks at the end of the summer transfer window to conclude deals, sporting director Leonardo naturally wasn't able to complete the AC Milan squad as...
Tue Sep 4
SBNation - Tue Sep 4 1:00 PM
TO THE TAKES MACHINE! No sport is more prone to overreaction than college football, given the scant sample size we have to work with. Given that we’ve now seen at least 8 percent of every team’s regular season, it’s time to leap to conclusions!! We don’t have as many OVERREACTION-worthy games as...
Sat Sep 1
RedCafe.net - Sat Sep 1 9:15 PM
Been mentioned in a few different places over the summer, not sure I’ve seen it discussed properly. Given how terribly our centre halves have started the season, has it come to this sooner than later? I’m thinking of our lineup for tomorrow and can’t rub two centre halves together. Smalling plus...
LFC Reds - Sat Sep 1 6:35 PM
Given that he likes to mouth off to the media (not too dissimilar to Mignolet), I hope he'll keep schtum when he comes back from injury and most likely finds himself on the bench behind Gomez. It's always bad news when you get injured but it's even wor
Fri Aug 31
Daily Telegraph - Fri Aug 31 10:40 PM
Telegraph.co.uk It is never wise to describe your opponent as “unelectable”. Given the right circumstances, and a sufficiently disastrous rival, all sorts of unsavoury characters are all too electable. Look at Jeremy Corbyn: lifelong useful idiot for a devilish pick-n
Fri Aug 24
Daily Telegraph - Fri Aug 24 5:52 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Given the automatic reaction towards any sporting merger appears to be to raise up pitchforks in anger, the early signs for newly-formed Ossett United in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League feel refreshingly positive. United are the product of a union
Daily Telegraph - Fri Aug 24 11:54 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Sadio Mane is finally recognising how good he is – and how much better he can become. Given the torrential downpour of extravagant praise upon Klopp's players during last season's Champions League run, and more »
Wed Aug 22
Sack Race - Wed Aug 22 8:33 AM
Gary Johnson has become the second managerial casualty of the English Football League season as Cheltenham Town have decided to send him packing after just four games of the new League Two campaign.
Mon Aug 20
SBNation - Mon Aug 20 8:32 PM
Ben Roethlisberger is still there — but who steps up when he gets hurt? Ben Roethlisberger isn’t injury prone. Given the amount of hits he absorbs every season, he might just be the league’s most durable player. But as he ages into his late 30s, he’s no longer a lock to play all 16 games in the r...
Sat Aug 18
Irish Independent - Sat Aug 18 12:05 PM
Arsenal's first game under Unai Emery worried me. Given time, I believe Emery will be a successful Arsenal manager, but his tactical approach against Manchester City was surprising. It contradicted much of what I heard and expected following his appointment.
Guardian - Sat Aug 18 9:00 AM
Given the blow of losing Kevin De Bruyne for three months owing to a knee injury Pep Guardiola will want Manchester City to respond to Huddersfield as they did when travelling to Chelsea last September. Then Sergio Agüero was unavailable after a car accident and Benjamin Mendy because of a knee p...
Irish Independent - Sat Aug 18 2:30 AM
Arsenal's first game under Unai Emery worried me. Given time, I believe Emery will be a successful Arsenal manager, but his tactical approach against Manchester City was surprising. It contradicted much of what I heard and expected following his appointment.
Fri Aug 17
Daily Telegraph - Fri Aug 17 10:10 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Arsenal's first game under Unai Emery worried me. Given time I believe Emery will be a successful Arsenal manager, but his tactical approach against Manchester City was surprising. It contradicted much of what I heard and expected following his and more »
Wed Aug 15
Goal.com - Wed Aug 15 9:21 AM
Given a licence to attack by Maurizio Sarri, the French midfielder is relishing his unexpected new responsibility after a bright start to the season
Mon Aug 13
Sky Sports - Mon Aug 13 2:57 AM
SkySports Dublin are through to the All-Ireland final, after a strong second half saw them beat Galway 1-24 to 2-12. Given how 2018 had panned out for Galway up to last week, it was hard to figure out why they came to Croke Park as such significant underdogs and more »
Sun Aug 12
Lancashire Telegraph - Sun Aug 12 5:54 AM
Given the way the two halves played out, it was Rovers’ strong finish which meant they were the ones left most frustrated by the goal-less draw at Ewood Park.
Sat Aug 11
Sky Sports - Sat Aug 11 11:20 PM
SkySports Dublin are through to the All-Ireland final, after a strong second half saw them beat Galway 1-24 to 2-12. Given how 2018 had panned out for Galway up to last week, it was hard to figure out why they came to Croke Park as such significant underdogs
Fri Aug 10
Guardian - Fri Aug 10 10:07 PM
Given how fearful the Manchester United manager was of this season opener, maybe he can afford to start smiling In the way only football can, this contest started in breath-taking Boys’ Own fashion. Paul Pogba has had his issues with José Mourinho yet just 75 seconds into a season advertised as a...
Thu Aug 9
Daily Telegraph - Thu Aug 9 6:06 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Given enough time and chances even Democrats can get it right. A slew of national results in primaries and special elections on Tuesday suggest the Republican hold on Congress is slipping as we head towards November's high stakes midterms. Thus far
Wed Aug 8
Daily Telegraph - Wed Aug 8 10:10 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Given the astronomical success of Hamilton, it's no surprise that the back catalogue of its creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has come up for re-examination. Hence the belated UK premiere of Bring It On, a musical he co-composed back in 2011 that adapts the and more »
Mon Aug 6
Guardian - Mon Aug 6 10:30 PM
England international cut short his break after the World Cup to win another title with Manchester City Given that no team have retained the Premier League title since Manchester United in 2009, it is not unreasonable for the chasing pack to wonder if Manchester City will be undone by complacency...
Sun Aug 5
Guardian - Sun Aug 5 5:12 PM
Given that this is the shortest break between the World Cup final and English football’s traditional curtain raiser since 1966 – a mere three weeks – this should have felt unfeasibly early to be feeling remotely ready for the resumption of domestic tussles. It was, until Manchester City, defendin...
Daily Telegraph - Sun Aug 5 2:07 AM
Telegraph.co.uk Apple has made history as the first public company to hit $1 trillion in market value. Given the momentous occasion, it was only a matter of time before the naysayers came out in full force to ask all the pessimistic questions raised by this success
Sat Aug 4
Daily Telegraph - Sat Aug 4 10:26 PM
Telegraph.co.uk Given the furore around the state of the railways, taking to the rooftops to shout about the preponderance of terrific train travel must rank among the biggest gaffes of recent times. The envy of Europe? Actually, industry insiders admit, there is more
Wed Aug 1
Sky Sports - Wed Aug 1 3:11 PM
SkySports Luca Cumani feels God Given is still on an upward curve ahead of the Qatar Lillie Langtry Stakes at Goodwood on Thursday. Ryan Moore has been booked for the filly, who was beaten a short-head in the Lancashire Oaks last time out. "I think she's still
Sat Jul 28
Guardian - Sat Jul 28 7:59 PM
The Welshman put a history of dramatic scrapes behind him by keeping his cool in the time trial to all but secure Tour victory Given the variety of ways he has managed to fall off his bike over the years, it would have been unlike Geraint Thomas to complete a Tour de France without a jitter of so...