Fans go crazy on Twitter as Phil Jones is ‘sent back to Blackburn’ by Manchester City ace Kevin De Bruyne with incredible piece of skill

7 Jan

Fans have flocked to Twitter to heap praise on Kevin De Bruyne after his mesmerising piece of skill left Phil Jones floundering on the deck. Manchester United endured a miserable evening against bitter rivals Man City at Old Trafford as they were blown away 3-1 in the first round of the Carabao Cup semi-final. The […]

Manchester City thrash rivals United in sensational Carabao Cup semi-final performance as Kevin De Bruyne runs the show at Old Trafford

7 Jan

Manchester City will take a commanding 3-1 lead into the second leg of the Carabao Cup semi-final after blitzing rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford. The Premier League champions could quite easily have been up by five goals in the first half were it not for Raheem Sterling’s wastefulness and David de Gea’s brilliance. After […]

Worcester Warriors lock Michael Fatialofa undergoes spinal surgery following horror injury against Saracens – but remains in intensive care

7 Jan

Worcester Warriors have confirmed lock Michael Fatialofa has undergone successful surgery to relieve pressure on his spinal cord. The 27-year-old suffered a neck injury during Worcester’s 62-5 Gallagher Premiership defeat against Saracens at Allianz Park on Saturday. Play was halted for almost 10 minutes as he received medical attention and, having been carried from the […]

The RIC commemoration is off. Was it a bridge too far to unionists?

7 Jan

Newstalk If you’re going to do a U turn, getting it over quick  limits the damage (even to bloggers like me). It’s remarkable how long politicians usually take to face up to the inevitable. Wisely not this time. With only 10 days to go, it had to be quick, with only a weasel word “ “deferred” substituted for “ cancelled.”   Was holding a commemoration in Dublin Castle for the RIC and the Dublin Metropolitan Police a revisionism of history  too … Read more

Why I will vote for the Withdrawal Agreement in the European Parliament

7 Jan

I entered the political arena in April last year only to ensure that the democratic result of the 2016 referendum was enacted, that the UK Brexits and that it does so properly. I had been a Conservative voter all my life but had totally lost faith in their ability to deliver the largest democratic mandate […]

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Brexit reflections from Penny Mordaunt

7 Jan

Here is the latest in our series reflecting on the Brexit process with regular BrexitCentral authors and and others who have played an important role in our journey out of the European Union. Here are the answers to our questions from Conservative MP Penny Mordaunt, who was Minister for the Armed Forces at the time […]

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Georges St-Pierre’s coach backs Conor McGregor to KO Donald Cerrone – but reveals one advantage ‘Cowboy’ has at UFC 246

7 Jan

The man who helped Georges St-Pierre become one of the best fighters in the world has conceded Conor McGregor will probably knock Donald Cerrone out. But, the veteran coach can see the natural size and strength of ‘Cowboy’ playing a huge part at welterweight. Firas Zahabi owns and operates the Tristar Gym in Quebec, Canada […]

Tottenham suffer another injury blow as Moussa Sissoko is ruled out for three months after undergoing knee surgery

7 Jan

Tottenham’s injury woes continue to mount following the news that midfielder Moussa Sissoko is set to be sidelined until April after undergoing knee surgery. The 30-year-old missed the FA Cup third round draw at Middlesbrough at the weekend, with the Premier League confirming on Tuesday that he has since gone under the knife. The latest […]

Liverpool transfer round-up: Latest on Mbappe, Barry and Cantwell as Mario Gotze could sign for free

7 Jan

Sir Alex Ferguson always emphasised the importance of strengthening before you became weak, and it seems Jurgen Klopp is planning on doing something very similar with Liverpool. The Reds are champions of Europe and the world, but this has not stopped the rumour mill from churning out some classic transfer lines already about the Merseysiders. […]

Manchester United’s Paul Pogba mistakes ‘pee pee’ for apple juice during bizarre Instagram video after undergoing ankle operation

7 Jan

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba admitted he didn’t know ‘if he was high or sober’ after undergoing surgery for his ankle injury on Tuesday morning. The French World Cup winner posted a series of video clips on his Instagram story after going under the knife, saying ‘everything went well’ during the operation. Pogba had initially […]

Aston Villa set to beat Manchester United and Liverpool to signing of Barcelona’s first English youth player Louie Barry

7 Jan

Barcelona’s first English youth player Louie Barry is set to join Aston Villa for €1.5million this month, reports claim. Barry, the 16-year-old striker, moved to the La Liga giants from West Brom last summer, penning a three-year deal and joining the world famous La Masia academy. However, he looks likely to leave just six months […]

Cesc Fabregas reveals what toppings were on the pizza he threw at Sir Alex Ferguson during ‘The Battle of the Buffet’ in 2004

7 Jan

Former Arsenal captain Cesc Fabregas has admitted he threw a pepperoni pizza at Sir Alex Ferguson during ‘The Battle of the Buffet’. The Gunners travelled to Old Trafford in October 2004 to take on Manchester United in the hope of extending their unbeaten Premier League run to an incredible 50 games. In what was a […]

Jamaican Beef Patties

7 Jan

These delectable flaky pastries from can be found at street vendors and restaurants in Jamaica and throughout the Caribbean, but they’re fun to make at home as a crowd-pleasing snack or appetizer. This version comes from Shani Jones of Peaches Patties …

Former Chelsea and Arsenal star Cesc Fabregas reveals he spoke with David Moyes about a potential Manchester United transfer

7 Jan

Cesc Fabregas admitted he spoke with former Manchester United boss David Moyes about a potential move to Old Trafford. The Red Devils bid £25million for the Spaniard back in 2013 following the appointment of Moyes, but Fabregas ended up staying at Barcelona for another season before joining Chelsea the following summer. And the Monaco midfielder, […]