Victim critical following bludgeoned attack

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first_imgNewsBreaking newsVictim critical following bludgeoned attackBy Staff Reporter – November 21, 2014 739 Print Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Linkedincenter_img Andrew [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A LIMERICK man is recovering in hospital following a brutal attack in the county last Wednesday.The 26-year-old victim was set upon by a number of men at 11pm on Wednesday night last in Ashe Crescent, Gortboy in Newcastle West and suffered a number of injuries.It is believed that the brutal attack was carried out with a blunt weapon, before the assailants left the area in a red coloured car.The injured man was taken to University Hospital Limerick after the alarm was raised by locals and there he remains in the Intensive Care Unit where his condition is said to be criticalGardai have been unable to interview him yet and officers have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.“We are anxious to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact us at at Newcastle West Garda Station on (069) 20650,” said Superintendnet Tom O’Connor.“We believe the culprits may have left the area in a red coloured car.”Detectives are still working to establish a motive for the attack. Email Advertisement Previous articleBuilding work starts on €25million Limerick developmentNext articleNaughton re-elected as chairman of FAI National League Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ielast_img read more


Jurgen Klopp turns down Marseille approach

Posted On Aug 28 2020 by

first_imgFormer Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp has turned down the chance to replace Marcelo Bielsa at Marseille, his agent has revealed.Klopp quit Dortmund at the end of last season and is expected to have a sabbatical year as he considers his options for returning to football.Marseille made an approach after being forced into emergency action when Argentinian coach Bielsa quit after losing the opening game of the Ligue 1 season to Caen.However, Klopp, who has been linked with jobs at Barcelona and Real Madrid, was not ready to cut short his time off.”It is correct that Klopp has rejected Marseille,” Klopp’s representative, Marc Kosicke, told Bild.”OM were really interested in signing him, but the time is not right yet for Jurgen to return to coaching yet.” Klopp won two league titles in seven seasons at Dortmund, losing the final of the 2013 Champions League to Bayern Munich.–Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @Joy997FM. Our hashtag is #JoySportslast_img read more