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Saturday 31 March, 2012

The crimson meets the blue: 5 moments from the Munster-Leinster rivalry

We’re going to go again tonight. Strap yourself in.

Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Eurostar: Real reign, Juve lead and Cruyff wins again

Our weekly round-up of football action across Europe features some particularly spectacular goals this week.

Monday 21 November, 2011

Vamos: Jose takes a piggyback; Messi is the man whatever the continent

It’s all about Barcelona and Real Madrid this week, as they begin to break away from their rivals.

Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Player ratings: how the Boys in Green fared…

Ireland march on thanks to a workmanlike draw with Estonia tonight. Here’s how they played.

Friday 11 November, 2011

Player ratings: how the Boys in Green fared…

You’ve seen the action in Tallinn. Here’s how we thought Trap’s side performed.

Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Eurostar: Juve are waterlogged and it rains goals in Holland

All aboard! Paul Ring’s whistle-stop tour of the weekend’s European football action is about to pull out of the station.

Monday 7 November, 2011

Vamos: Barca slip in the rain while it’s seven up for Real

Paul Ring had to get up extra early yesterday morning so that he could bring you this La Liga round-up, but he’s not looking for sympathy. We hope.

Friday 4 November, 2011

Here are 7 of our favourite Leinster-Munster memories to get you in the mood for tonight

What better way to draw a line under Ireland’s World Cup than for 18 of the squad to face off at a packed Aviva Stadium?

Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Eurostar: Levante lose, Juve win and Hazard is going

Pack your bags as Paul Ring heads off on a whistle-stop tour of weekend’s European football, featuring a Halloween treat from Barcelona’s Dani Alves.

Tuesday 25 October, 2011

Eurostar: Milan bounce back, Bayern lose, and little Joey Cole

It was another topsy-turvy weekend of football across continental Europe. Maps and phrasebooks in hand, Paul Ring has all the details.

Monday 24 October, 2011

Vamos: Levante rule, Barca shut out and Ronnie reigns supreme

Paul Ring returns with his weekly Spanish football round-up and tries to make sense of what’s going on in La Liga. It’s bonkers.

Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Eurostar: Handbags in Holland, scorchers in Spain and insanity in Italy

Paul Ring needed all manner of planes, trains and automobiles to keep up with the action around Europe this weekend. Here’s his report.

Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Eurostar: Juve are for real, Bayern don’t score and Javier Pastore

Boom! It was another busy weekend throughout Europe. check out the best of the action here.

Monday 3 October, 2011

Vamos: Bicycle kick winners, 60-yard wonder goals and referee’s tackling

Catch up with all the latest Spanish football action, featuring some of the best goals you’ll see this season, and probably ever.

Monday 26 September, 2011

Vamos: Goals, nuts and political intrigue in Spain

Barcelona’s juggernaut hit a pebble at Valencia it seems. And you can’t smoke at the Nou Camp any more.

Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Eurostar: Napoli on fire and nobody likes Neuer

Every week Paul Ring checks in early and prints off his own boarding pass for the best football across Europe.

Monday 19 September, 2011

Vamos! Barca win, Real show relegation form

Barcelona return to their winning ways and Real get savaged by minnows: it’s all in our weekly round-up of the action from La Liga.

Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Vamos: Sign of the apocalypse as Barca draw

Real Sociedad shocked the European champions, while Cristiano Ronaldo starred in a Real Madrid victory.

Monday 12 September, 2011

Eurostar: the return of the Old Lady and Borussia’s great run ends

All the action from throughout Europe – including the best tap-in you’ll ever see.

Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Vamos: Ronaldo and Messi start as they mean to go on

Catch up with all of the past week’s Spanish league action, as Barca and Real secure comfortable opening game victories.

Monday 29 August, 2011

Eurostar: you’ve seen this flicked nutmeg from the Eredivisie right?

Every Monday TheScore rounds up the main talking points from around Europe’s top leagues. Vamos.

Monday 22 August, 2011

Eurostar: Bavarian unrest and a killer bicycle kick

Cheaper than an Inter-rail pass and easier to digest than a hostel curry, join Paul Ring for his weekly tour around Europe’s biggest leagues.

Tuesday 16 August, 2011

Arsenal v Udinese: A rough study guide

Ahead of this evening’s Champions League qualifier at the Emirates, Paul Ring does the homework so you don’t have to.

Friday 29 July, 2011

Going west with Barcelona

The Catalan giants are in the United States for a series of pre-season matches. Our man Paul Ring made it to their first press conference along with, y’know, Xavi and Shakira’s Gerard Pique.

Saturday 23 July, 2011

Keane/Viera: there’s a little bit of rivalry there

As Patrick Vieira takes up his new coaching role at Eastlands, Paul Ring reflects on his era-defining rivalry with a legend from the other half of Manchester.

Monday 6 June, 2011

Screened: a weekend on the couch

Paul Ring spends the day on the couch as history is made in Paris and it repeats itself in Croker.

Saturday 28 May, 2011

FC Barcelona vs. Manchester United: a rough study guide

It’s only the biggest game of the club calendar. Paul Ring does your homework for you.

Friday 27 May, 2011

Keep the red flag flying: 10 great moments from Manchester United in the European Cup

We’re less than 24 hours away from the most-anticipated game in European football. United have been here before.

Thursday 26 May, 2011

More than a club; 10 great European Cup moments from Barcelona

We’re just a couple of days out from the biggest game in the European football calender. Aristocrats of the continental game, Barcelona have been here before.

Monday 23 May, 2011

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Do you agree with our Premier League team of the season?

The curtain fell on another season of top-flight English football yesterday but who were the league’s best performers?

Wednesday 18 May, 2011

Braga v Porto: a rough study guide to the Europa League final

It’s the greatest game on earth (© Mr T Welsh) – and we’ll be front row, centre in Dublin tonight.

Monday 16 May, 2011

The Watercooler: ordinary United reach extraordinary milestone

It’s sweet 19 for Alex Ferguson… and the rest of the weekend football talking points.

Monday 9 May, 2011

The Watercooler: Chelsea’s capitulation raises some eyebrows

Milan claim their first Scudetto in seven years and Mourinho eyes up another midfielder. What other footballing matters are playing on Paul Ring’s mind this morning?

Wednesday 4 May, 2011

Manchester United v Schalke: a quick study guide

The greatest side to every play the game™ await in the final for either United or Schalke. Here’s everything you need to know.

Tuesday 3 May, 2011

El Clasico watch: 10 things to expect from tonight’s game

Busquets will roll around clutching his face a lot, writes Paul Ring in a preview which will probably make him seem like Nostradamus by this time tomorrow.

Monday 2 May, 2011

The Watercooler: the weekend’s talking points

Another weekend of football. Another Monday morning of debate.

Wednesday 27 April, 2011

Real Madrid v Barcelona: a rough study guide

How many times have the two sides met now? Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? Anyone? Here’s the crib sheet ahead of tonight’s El Clasico.

Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Schalke 04 vs Manchester United: A rough study guide

Have you done your homework ahead of this evening’s Champions League clash? Paul Ring is on hand to help out.

Monday 25 April, 2011

The Watercooler: five talking points from the weekend’s football

Paul Ring runs the rule over this week’s movers and shakers as Europe’s main leagues enter the home stretch.

Sunday 24 April, 2011

Don’t forget your toothbrush: six trips to take this summer

It’s well and truly time to start planning those sporting sojourns. Paul ring slaps on the Factor 50 and runs down half dozen of the best.

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