Advertisement
  The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 8 °C Sunday 19 November, 2017

Today’s News

Yesterday’s News

Pillows, Pele and the device an ex-League of Ireland player thinks can save the art of headers

With heading linked to dementia, there are calls for it to be outlawed in underage games.

Friday 17 November, 2017

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Thursday 16 November, 2017

asdf

Sign up for Betway today and receive a €50 free bet. 

Whether it’s football, racing or any other sport, you’ll be able to bet quickly and easily with just a couple of taps with the Betway iOS and Android app.

Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Predict the correct score in tonight's World Cup qualifier and win a copy of The42's new book

Just Denmark stand between the Boys in Green and the World Cup.

Analysis: Sometimes the best form of attack is the other team's defence

Rex Burkhead’s touchdown against the Bronocs was a masterclass in understanding the opposition.

Monday 13 November, 2017

Just hours after his baby son died, NFL player scores his first touchdown of the season RIP

Just hours after his baby son died, NFL player scores his first touchdown of the season

Marquise Goodwin’s infant son died due to complications from childbirth.

Former Irish international Liam Miller receiving treatment for cancer

The ex-Celtic and Cork City player is 36.

Sunday 12 November, 2017

Life, the universe and your NFL week 10 preview

Minnesota @ Washington and Cowboys @ Falcons are two of Sunday’s highlights.

Friday 10 November, 2017

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Patrice Evra banned from European football until next season for head kick Ban

Patrice Evra banned from European football until next season for head kick

The defender also picked up a €10,000 fine.

Peace may be breaking out in one of Irish football's most famous feuds

The pair famously traded barbs in their autobiographies.

Thursday 9 November, 2017

Forget Tony Romo, Louth's Tommy Smyth is making a name for himself as the new voice of the NFL

The Irish man has taken over as the voice of Thursday Night Football for Amazon this year.

Monday 6 November, 2017

Analysis: How Alex Smith threw a 20-yard 'Hail Mary' touchdown

The Chiefs quarterback threw what looked like a check down, but the play was brilliantly designed.

Sunday 5 November, 2017

'The word 'superstar' was bandied about but I know that wasn't all to do with my football ability'

Jason Sherlock spoke to The42 about his new book this week.

Injuries put a dampener on the season but the NFL carries on regardless

Deshaun Watson is just the latest big name causality of a cursed season.

Saturday 4 November, 2017

The forgotten Madrid team - Getting to the heart of Rayo Vallecano's working class heroes

Irish journalist Robbie Dunne has written a book about what makes Los Franjirrojos special.

Friday 3 November, 2017

Predict the correct score in the FAI Cup final and win a The42 goodie-bag

Head over to our Close Calls Facebook Live to enter.

Monday 30 October, 2017

Sunday 29 October, 2017

Week 8 NFL preview: The clocks are not the only thing that could fall back this weekend

We’re nearly at the half-way point of the season and there are many teams with a lot to prove.

Friday 27 October, 2017

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headines?

Thursday 26 October, 2017

8 changes for Connacht ahead of Munster clash

John Muldoon returns to captain the side.

Haskell and Marler left out of England's autumn international squads

There are also a number of so-called ‘apprentice players’ in the squad.

Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Review finds Parra was correctly allowed to play on despite referee saying he was unconscious

An independent review says proper HIA protocols were followed.

Sligo look to Tyrone for their new football manager GAA

Sligo look to Tyrone for their new football manager

Cathal Corey was appointed last night.

WATCH: An important lesson about learning the route ahead of the Dublin City Marathon

An unheralded Italian runner won after the race leaders took a wrong turn.

Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Alf Stewart congratulates Cork City on being the best team home and away

The soap star sent congratulations to the SSE Airtricity League winners.

Horrific Hayward injury ruins dramatic opening night in the NBA

The Celtics forward suffered a dislocated ankle and broken tibia.

Tuesday 17 October, 2017

IRFU seek new women's head coach but only on a part-time basis for six months

The role was advertised seven weeks after Tom Tierney stood down.

Saturday 14 October, 2017

'Maths won't combat the obesity crisis, PE will'

PE teacher David O’Brien on what parents and schools can do to help.

Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Walters ruled out 'for weeks' as play-off hopes fade

The Irish striker could be absent for much longer than expected.

Good news for NFL Game Pass users as a 20% refund is on the way

The service has been blighted with issues this year.

Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'I sincerely hope they go on and make it to the finals' - No hard feelings from Coleman

The Wales boss also said Ireland came with a game plan that worked.

Monday 9 October, 2017

Analysis: How to lose an NFL game in 5 easy steps

So many things went wrong for the Cardinals on this game-losing play.

Sunday 8 October, 2017

The brains behind the NFL's brawn

Cynthia Frelund was NFL Media’s first analytics expert.

A few marquee match-ups mask the worst early slate of the season

Another week, front page controversy in the NFL

Saturday 7 October, 2017

How FC Barcelona became the beating heart of the battle for Catalan independence

The club has been at the epicentre of Catalan identity for over 100 years.

Friday 6 October, 2017

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Monday 2 October, 2017

Going for Gold - the USA have a new rugby coach

South African Gary Gold only signed a one-year deal with Worcester in January.

1 2 3 4 5