# analysis - Today’s News
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# analysis - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
You have to go back 10 years to find the last Munster champions who went on to win the All-Ireland title.
# analysis - Monday 18 August, 2014
The positional switches of Keith Higgins, Aidan O’Shea and Mayo’s hunger to claim Sam could see them end the famine this September.
Despite enjoying 60 percent of possession, there was no cutting edge to United’s play at the weekend.
Analysis: Joan Burton’s party has gone from 7 per cent to 14 per cent in the latest opinion poll. But why?
# analysis - Sunday 17 August, 2014
Liverpool’s unconvincing win, David Moyes’ protestations and much more.
# analysis - Saturday 16 August, 2014
United’s disappointing loss, Jack Grealish’s Villa performance and more.
# analysis - Friday 15 August, 2014
We look ahead to the first round of games as another exciting-looking campaign gets underway.
The Irish international is set to be an integral part of Everton’s campaign, after excelling last year.
# analysis - Tuesday 12 August, 2014
A great home record, their prodigious ability to score goals and more qualities that last year’s champions possess.
# analysis - Monday 11 August, 2014
We’ve picked apart the tries Lynne Cantwell’s team scored in their final pool fixture against Kazakhstan
# analysis - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Let’s look at the hard evidence.
# analysis - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Niamh Briggs and co. delivered an intelligent and varied attacking display during their momentous victory.
Work rate, intelligence and breakdown technique were all vital components against New Zealand.
# analysis - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
Analysis: The Health Minister’s intervention on universal health insurance yesterday is all about managing expectations.
# analysis - Sunday 3 August, 2014
There were positives to be taken from Friday’s win, but improvement will be needed ahead of the New Zealand clash.
# analysis - Thursday 31 July, 2014
Analysis: He hasn’t gone away you know…
Romelu Lukaku was afforded no opportunities to impress the Chelsea manager. Is there something bigger at play?
# analysis - Saturday 26 July, 2014
Analysis: Dr Joachim Pfeiffer’s visit to Dublin this week was not a pleasant one for Enda Kenny.
# analysis - Thursday 24 July, 2014
We use GIFs and screenshots to examine the positive influence Laurie Fisher has had on the Brumbies.
# analysis - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
We take a look at Ben Smith and Bundee Aki’s desperate efforts in last weekend’s Super Rugby play-offs.
# analysis - Sunday 20 July, 2014
Lionel Messi doesn’t need to prove his greatness, football must address its concussion problem and more.
# analysis - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
Today was the Dutchman’s first official day in the job.
The 35-year-old will be involved in the Rugby Champions Cup packages this season.
Analysis: One male junior minister joked that he’d have to buy a dress given the lack of women – but it raises the question: why weren’t any female FG TDs promoted?
# analysis - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
A patient game from Germany eventually yielded its rewards, as they beat Argentina 1-0.
Squad depth is more important than ever and other noteworthy points.
# analysis - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Can Messi deliver, will the respective stubborn defences be breached and more.
# analysis - Friday 11 July, 2014
Analysis: The Cabinet’s female membership is doubled but will Labour rue taking on Environment?
# analysis - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
The tournament hosts endured their heaviest World Cup loss ever against Joachim Löw’s side last night.
# analysis - Thursday 3 July, 2014
The outgoing Education Minister pre-empted his likely demotion with his announcement yesterday.
# analysis - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
Analysis: Labour is being told it needs to be more assertive in government, and it’s starting with the European Commissioner job.
# analysis - Saturday 28 June, 2014
The Portuguese star’s fitness has come under scrutiny during the tournament.
# analysis - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The sale of the performing mortgages to domestic player Dilosk was confirmed this morning.
# analysis - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Analysis: Defiance of the party leader is now a common occurrence in Fianna Fáil and it’s not good in the long run for the former Cabinet minister.
Implementing a winter break and other ideas for Roy Hodgson’s side.
We’ve taken a detailed look at the Kiwis’ attacking out of touch last weekend.
# analysis - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
The New Zealand scrum-half scored two tries against England due to his work off the ball.
# analysis - Monday 23 June, 2014
Analysis: The Sinn Féin president struggled with specifics in an interview this morning but he and others will face similar questions in the months ahead.
# analysis - Friday 20 June, 2014
The 24-year-old Cheetahs fullback showed off his kicking, evasion and fielding skills in Durban last weekend.
Analysis: Niall Collins should not have got involved in the case of a man convicted of serious drug offences – for his own sake.