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When dreams took a flu shot

A few years ago, when EI had Sydney racing by the foal-making equipment I went out to Randwick to survey the damage. It was not a pretty sight but, seven years on, breeders are still breeding and owners are still owning. 1,114 more words


Fantasy Football: The race hots up and the top and bottom

Fresh from the international break our teams went in to this weekend’s fixtures with an eye on the finishing line. Who fared the best after Clyne’s goal for Southampton, Burnley’s Ings double and Chelsea’s win over West Brom? 481 more words


Scotland to provide stern test for Ireland

After a hard-earned point over Germany last month, Ireland have put themselves in a good position for this qualifying campaign but with injuries taking its toll on the Ireland squad, Scotland will very much be a tricky tie for the Boys in Green. 369 more words


Ireland Fantasy XI

As we leave the latest week of domestic football and head into the international arena, I thought it might be appropriate to collate all of the Premier League’s Irish players and chart them according to their performance as judged by the fantasy football database. 702 more words

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John O'Shea is determined to restore some pride when Sunderland face Arsenal

Ruthless Southampton put Gus Poyet’s men to the sword last weekend with an astonishing club record victory in the top flight.

Poyet described the rout as the most embarrassing moment of his career and the players offered to reimburse the cost of the tickets for supporters who made the long trip to the south coast. 533 more words


Why Sunderland fans should send their refund to charity

Sunderland have announced their players will be offering a refund to all travelling supporters who had the misfortune to witness their 8-0 thrashing at Southampton on Saturday. 434 more words