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#Anthem

# anthem - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Dallas Cowboys become latest team to take a knee in opposition to Trump Arizona This post contains videos

Dallas Cowboys become latest team to take a knee in opposition to Trump

The team’s players knelt before the national anthem last night, before standing and locking arms with owner Jerry Jones during the song itself.

# anthem - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

The right tone: Performing the national anthems at Ireland and England's historic 2007 match

Many people in Ireland worried about how the Croke Park crowd would react to ‘God Save The Queen.’

# anthem - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Shoulder to shoulder: why Ireland's Call became the anthem for rugby's new era

Trevor Ringland and Jim Glennon discuss what the anthem means to them.

# anthem - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Mickey Harte says GAA flag and anthem changes a possibility

The Tyrone boss believes the move could happen “when the time is right”.

# anthem - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

GAA could limit future use of Irish flag and anthem

“The Brexit is going to affect the GAA the same as it’s going to affect everyone else,” president Aogán Ó Fearghail said.

# anthem - Sunday 7 February, 2016

An emotional CJ Stander absolutely belted out Amhrán na bhFiann today

The South Africa-born back-row has been learning the anthem in recent weeks.

# anthem - Friday 29 January, 2016

CJ Stander has been learning Amhrán na bhFiann in Ireland camp

The Munster captain may make his debut as soon as next weekend.

# anthem - Saturday 21 November, 2015

The Premier League will adopt La Marseillaise in Paris tribute today

The anthem is to be played again before each of this weekend’s 10 games.

# anthem - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Sinead O'Connor has written a new version of the Irish national anthem Time For Change? This post contains videos

Sinead O'Connor has written a new version of the Irish national anthem

It’s to the tune of Amhrán Na Bhfiann but the lyrics have been changed.

# anthem - Saturday 2 August, 2014

Paddy Barnes wasn't impressed with the anthem after winning gold

The 27-year-old beat Devandro Laishram in Glasgow this afternoon.

# anthem - Sunday 13 July, 2014

The defining song of the 2014 World Cup is...

Since Thursday morning, Rio has been humming with Argentinians.

# anthem - Sunday 15 December, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Some Swiss looking to replace national anthem Switzerland

Some Swiss looking to replace national anthem

The current anthem, Swiss Psalm, is “a mix between a weather report and a psalm”, say critics.

# anthem - Sunday 1 September, 2013

# anthem - Sunday 24 February, 2013

VIDEO: Swing low sweet modesty as English national anthem gets revealing Sweet Chariot This post contains videos

VIDEO: Swing low sweet modesty as English national anthem gets revealing

Laura Wright puts the ‘chant’ in chanteuse.

# anthem - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

On song: Khedira defends Loew and players over anthem

“To sing the anthem or not has nothing to do with the amount of effort we give on the pitch,” the Real Madrid midfielder said.

# anthem - Friday 29 June, 2012

So, what do you think of Muse's official Olympic anthem? London 2012 This post contains videos

So, what do you think of Muse's official Olympic anthem?

It’s in here if you haven’t heard it.

# anthem - Wednesday 13 June, 2012

Ireland's Call - Part Two: Put your questions to the Irish team in New Zealand

Get in touch with us to put your most searching queries to captain Brian O’Driscoll and coach Declan Kidney.

# anthem - Friday 25 May, 2012

WATCH: Is this the worst football anthem ever? Unlistenable This post contains videos

WATCH: Is this the worst football anthem ever?

A song for Holland’s Euro 2012 campaign has been recorded and we’re not going to lie – it’s appalling.

# anthem - Thursday 24 May, 2012

WATCH: The video for Ireland's latest Euro 2012 anthem COYBIG This post contains videos

WATCH: The video for Ireland's latest Euro 2012 anthem

Another song for the Ireland team, written by the Mulligan Brothers and performed by The Sneaky Ones, is now available.

# anthem - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Honest lyrics: an alternative Euro 2012 song you can believe in

We know you’re sick of those corny, cringe-worthy plastic hammer ditty’s, so here’s a more honest anthem to get behind.

# anthem - Friday 27 April, 2012

VIDEO: The Republic of Ireland’s official song for Euro 2012 Altogether Now! This post contains videos

VIDEO: The Republic of Ireland’s official song for Euro 2012

“Make your mother proud, inflate your plastic hammer; Bate your bodhrán loud and learn your Polish grammar…”

# anthem - Sunday 5 February, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the words 'fianna fáil' be dropped from the national anthem? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the words 'fianna fáil' be dropped from the national anthem?

Michael Noonan says the party was founded after the anthem was translated – but should we stop singing the words anyway?

From TheJournal.ie No plans to remove 'Fianna Fáil' from anthem or Defence Forces logo, says govt Anthem

No plans to remove 'Fianna Fáil' from anthem or Defence Forces logo, says govt

Michael Noonan says the Irish translation of the Soldier’s Song was made before Éamon de Valera founded his political party.

# anthem - Saturday 31 December, 2011

From TheJournal.ie What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012? Copyright This post contains a poll

What will happen to Amhrán na bhFiann in 2012?

The copyright expires on Amhran na bhFiann, the Irish national anthem, tomorrow – 70 years after its writer’s death. One TD says she does not want to see it used “as a jingle in an ad”.

# anthem - Friday 7 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Men at Work lose bid to prove they didn’t copy ‘Down Under’ flute riff Men Who Copied This post contains videos

Men at Work lose bid to prove they didn’t copy ‘Down Under’ flute riff

The Aussie band were appealing a judge’s earlier ruling that the group had copied the signature flute melody of “Down Under” from the song “Kookaburra Sits in the Old Gum Tree.”