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Liam Miller: won 22 caps for the Republic of Ireland during  a career which included spells at Celtic, Manchester United and Leeds.  Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The eulogy has become such a part of our culture it’s often hard to distinguish truth from fable. It doesn’t matter a great deal I suppose; it’s impor(...)

Miller made 21 appearances for Ireland. Photo: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Former Ireland, Celtic and Manchester United midfielder Liam Miller has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Miller, a Cork native, was repor(...)

Martin O’Neill: the Republic of Ireland manager took the job not to get rich but because he considered it an honour. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

“The hard cold fire of the northerner”. That line from Louis MacNeice is always there when you start thinking about the elements of Martin O’Neill. Ma(...)

Brutalist wallpaper  is probably too much for a full room, but would make a striking and bold feature wall

Brutalism may not strike many people as a thing of beauty, though there’s a newfound respect for its sometimes breathtaking style. Surely it’s still a(...)

 Dan Burn and Cheyenne Dunkley of Wigan Athletic challenge Bournemouth’s Benik Afobe at the Vitality Stadium. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Bournemouth looked destined to be another Premier League team embarrassed in the FA Cup third-round by lower league opposition until Steve Cook rescue(...)

Daniel Farke: Norwich City’s urbane German manager appears to have forged a real bond with his squad. Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA Wire.

Are Norwich City having a bad season? It seems hard to argue they are having a good one; after 26 games they are 13th in the Championship, nine poin(...)

Manchester City: “Their owner’s high potential investment value is complimented by a strong performance by the club across each of the verticals,” says the report. Photograph:  Julian Finney/Getty Images

Runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City are packing more financial power than any other club in world football, according to a new study. The (...)

 Sam Allardyce  arriving at Goodison Park for  the Premier League match between Everton and West Ham United on November 29th. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

This is a public health warning: some of you should remove any sharp implements nearby because what follows is a defence of Sam Allardyce, football ma(...)

Chris Coleman: The Football Association of Wales wants to retain him as manager,  but he would first need to secure certain commitments. Photograph: Matthew Childs/Reuters

Chris Coleman is the latest international manager on Sunderland’s radar after Michael O’Neill rejected their advances. As his Wales tenure approached(...)

Sunderland fans are prepared to pay a serious sum to watch a team that is yet to win on the pitch on the other side of the turnstile in 2017. This is a scene that, simultaneously, bemuses and intrigues. Photograph:   Ian Horrocks/Sunderland AFC via Getty Images

Turnstile 46, Stadium of Light, Sunderland, 7.40pm Tuesday: above the dual entrance a red sign says £30. There is a queue each side, a dozen deep and (...)

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