# analysis - Yesterday’s News
While most people only care about how much they’ll have to pay for water the politics of this points to Labour looking out for itself ahead of what is likely to be a tough election next month.
The Welshman outshone fellow big-name summer signing Neymar, as Real Madrid won the Copa del Rey at the expense of rivals Barcelona.
# analysis - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
The contrast between RTÉ’s analysis of hurling and football has also been raised by Mayo star Aidan O’Shea.
Barcelona and Real Madrid face off in the Copa del Rey final this evening.
# analysis - Monday 14 April, 2014
Our thoughts on THAT Liverpool-City game, Hull’s eight-goal thriller with Sheffield United and more.
# analysis - Sunday 13 April, 2014
Our thoughts on Arsenal versus Wigan, Everton’s Champions League bid and more.
# analysis - Thursday 10 April, 2014
The Red Devils were comprehenisvely beaten 3-1 by Bayern Munich in last night’s Champions League second leg.
# analysis - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Using GIFs and videos, we’ve examined the province’s kicking and attacking during the Heineken Cup quarter-final.
# analysis - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
The international winger is calling it as he sees it on TV3.
We’ve pulled out the GIFs and videos to examine the strength of Rob Penney’s men in dismantling Toulouse last weekend.
Our thoughts on Chelsea v PSG and Dortmund v Madrid.
# analysis - Sunday 6 April, 2014
Juan Mata’s masterclass, Liverpool’s controversial victory, Chris Hughton’s sacking and more.
# analysis - Thursday 3 April, 2014
Jonny Sexton showed the potential dangers of attempting short restarts during the recent Six Nations.
Our thoughts on Chelsea’s decidedly un-Chelsea-like performance and much more.
# analysis - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
Was tonight perfectly set up for Moyes? How badly will Diego Costa’s injury affect Atletico Madrid?
# analysis - Sunday 30 March, 2014
We discuss Luis Suarez’s 29th goal of the season, Everton reinvigorating their top-four challenge and more.
Can the Reds combat the threat of Adebayor? Will Jordan Henderson dominate?
# analysis - Saturday 29 March, 2014
We discuss Chelsea’s shock loss, the Arsenal-City game and THAT David Moyes banner.
How will Arsenal’s defence set-up? Can the Gunners stop Yaya Toure?
# analysis - Wednesday 26 March, 2014
Moyes is getting much of the blame, but United’s problems can be traced back to Roy Keane’s departure
After another dispiriting loss against City last night, we assess what’s gone wrong at Old Trafford.
# analysis - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
Rio Ferdinand, Fernandinho and more issues arising from this evening’s United-City clash.
Will Mata finally get a chance in his favoured position? How can United cope with City’s midfield?
# analysis - Monday 24 March, 2014
Ronaldo may be an all-time great, but last night’s Clásico showed why Messi’s still the world’s best
The Argentinian star was at his majestic best, as Barcelona beat Real Madrid 4-3 in an unforgettable encounter.
# analysis - Saturday 22 March, 2014
Wayne Rooney, Chelsea and Jordan Henderson are some of the topics up for discussion.
# analysis - Friday 21 March, 2014
The GIFs and videos are back out as we look at Ireland’s rucking, tactical add-ons, discipline, decoys and more.
Using videos and GIFs, we’ve examined some of the elements that went into Joe Schmidt’s men being crowned champions.
# analysis - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
Can Wayne Rooney and Robin Van Persie form an effective partnership? Will United be able to stop Alejandro Dominguez?
# analysis - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
For years, managers such as Jose Mourinho and Alex Ferguson have been criticised for post-match insincerity, but is this characteristic part of what makes them successful?
# analysis - Monday 17 March, 2014
Our thoughts on Clare’s attacking excellence, the performance of Dublin’s Danny Sutcliffe and more.
# analysis - Sunday 16 March, 2014
Our thoughts on the United-Liverpool, Seamus Coleman’s goal and much more.
Can Suarez and Sturridge be stopped? How much of an influence will Mata have?
# analysis - Thursday 13 March, 2014
We look at the obvious strengths of Les Bleus’ back row powerhouse and some defensive options Ireland may take.
Lionel Messi’s performance in the Barca-City game, Arsene Wenger’s post-match comments and more.
# analysis - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
This piece uses GIFs and videos to examine Les Bleus’ attacking ‘structure’ as well as their danger on the counter.
Will Pellegrini’s side play with two up front? How will the referee cope with the added pressure?
# analysis - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
We’ve cracked out the GIFs and videos to examine the defensive strengths and weaknesses of Philippe Saint-André’s men.
Are the Germans unbeatable? Will Mesut Ozil deliver an improved performance?
# analysis - Sunday 9 March, 2014
Our thoughts on Wigan’s incredible defeat of City and Manchester United’s win over West Brom.
# analysis - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
What formation will the team play? Is Darren Randoph going to be given a chance?
# analysis - Sunday 2 March, 2014
Our thoughts on Manchester City’s Capital One Cup win, Tottenham’s defeat of Cardiff and more.