It’s 25 years to the day since Diego Maradon’s famous ‘Hand of God’ goal against England, and Ger McCarthy remembers one of football’s most controversial moments.
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Often an opinion divider, always a goal scorer, Robbie Keane is one of Ireland’s best strikers of all time, and Willie Gannon provides us with a concise overview of the Tallaght native’s career thus far.
As the Barcelona praise floods in following the Champions League Final, there is little higher than that of one of the greatest managers the game has seen.
Willie Gannon looks at the interesting ‘what could’ve been’ tale of former Reading and Cardiff cult hero Robin Friday.
No collection of football highlights would be complete without the inclusion of Matt Le Tissier, and Moments of Magic remembers one of his many special goals.
This week Moments of Magic goes all the way back to 1992 to relive Dalian Atkinson’s wonder goal for Aston Villa against Wimbledon.
After a bit of a hiatus, the popular ‘Moments of Magic’ series makes it comeback with a look at Ronaldinho’s virtuoso performance in the 2005 El Clásico at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Moments of Magic makes its long overdue return with a look at the goal that caused one of the biggest shocks at the 1990 World Cup. François Omam-Biyik v Argentina, 1990 Reigning champions Argentina went into Italia ’90 as one of the favourites for the tournament and reached the final, but not before they were [...]
AS Roma overtook Inter at the top of Serie A this week, and Moments of Magic looks back at a special goal scored by Francesco Totti when the two sides met in 2005. #18 Francesco Totti v Internazionale, 2005 Inter have dominated Italian footall in recent times but Roma, led by inspirational captain Francesco Totti, [...]
Zlatan Ibrahimovic bagged two goals in Barcelona’s Champions League quarter final first leg with Arsenal last week, and Moments of Magic looks back at the goal that really put him on the map. #17 Zlatan Ibrahimovic v NAC Breda, 2004 There have been some great solo efforts down through the years, and Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s is [...]