Monthly Archives: February 2014

Sunday Feb 9th Sports Fixtures

Premier League Tottenham Hotspur -v- Everton 13:30 Man United -v- Fulham 16:00 William Hill Scottish Cup Dundee United -v- St Mirren 12:00 Gaelic Games ALLIANZ FL DIVISION 1 Kerry —- —- Derry 1.30pm Killarney Cork —- —- Kildare 2.00pm Pairc Ui Rinn Tyrone —- —- Mayo 2.00pm Omagh Westmeath —- —- Dublin 2.00pm Mullingar ALLIANZ

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Saturday Feb 8th Sports review

Ireland still on course for grand slam with 26-3 win over Wales England retain Calcutta cup with 20-0 win over Scotland Liverpool hammer Arsenal 5-1 in the Premier League Chelsea beat Newcastle 3-0 thanks to a Eden Hazard hat trick Dortmund hammer hapless Bremen in the Bundesliga Swansea win Welsh derby with 3-0 victory over Cardiff Bale makes goalscoring

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Sports Headlines Saturday Feb 8th

Wigan rocked by opening loss in Rugby League Ireland’s Seamus O’Connor bowed out of the slopestyle semi-finals in the Winter Olympics Liverpool without Agger & Johnson for Arsenal clash Ireland and Wales do battle at the Aviva today in the 6 Nations England look to bounce back with victory away to Scotland in the 6 Nations

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Friday Sport in headlines

Peru ‘want Marcelo Bielsa as coach’ Worker killed outside World Cup Manaus stadium in Brazil Ireland Women get the better of Wales in 6 Nations Winter Olympics get under way in Sochi, Russia Ireland to play Turkey in May friendly at the Aviva stadium West Ham fail in Carroll appeal Rangers deny claims of fresh crisis Poland strikes

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Business Headlines Friday Feb 7th

49% surge in new cars licensed in January Shops want E15k one-off from Lottery Eircom’s half yearly revenues down 7% ECB insists bond buying programme ‘within mandate’ PTSB offers to loan €500 to Danske Bank customers as accounts close German court refers ECB bound buying Industry production fell sharply in 2013 UK pub chains to

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Sports Headlines Friday February 7th

Vidic confirms he is to leave Man Utd at end of the season Schmidt admits Sean O’Brien’s absence will be felt Referee who showed Ronaldo red car, given month off New Lotus finally to get some track time ahead of new Formula 1 season Hammers take Carroll appeal to tribunal Newspapers report, United and Chelsea

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Rob Penney to leave Munster

Munster Rugby today confirm that Head Coach Rob Penney and Backs Coach Simon Mannix will leave the province at the end of the current season. He joined the Munster set-up at the start of the 2012/13  season  and signed a 2 year contract with the option of a third year which he as since declined.

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Ireland team for 6 Nations clash with Wales named

Paul O’Connell and Gordan D’Arcy return to Ireland team to play Wales in 6 Nations: Ireland XV to play Wales: Kearney; Trimble; O’Driscoll; D’Arcy;  D Kearney; Sexton; Murray; Healy; Best; Ross; Toner; O’Connell (c); O’Mahony; Henry; Heaslip Replacements: McGrath; Cronin; Moore; Tuohy; O’Donnell; Boss; Jackson; McFadden Ireland v Wales starts at 14:30 on Saturday

Business News Thursday Feb 6th

60pc of Vodafone Ireland users on smartphone Danske Bank reports improved results for 2013 Fexco expands UK foreign exchange business Euro steady ahead of ECB meeting Ryanair passenger number hit 4.6m in Jan Aer Lingus publish January traffic figures UTV Ireland in talks for new TV station Examiner appointed at Elverys Sports Ryanair allows use

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