# controversy - Yesterday’s News
Joe Canning, Liam Rushe and others who stood out from an early age.
# controversy - Sunday 8 January, 2017
Meanwhile, the Israeli embassy in London apologised after one of its staff threatened to “take down” a British government minister.
# controversy - Tuesday 3 January, 2017
The Springbok has left the Parisian club despite having signed a four-year contract last season.
# controversy - Friday 30 December, 2016
The Irish swimmer reflects on an eventful 12 months in which she finally fulfilled her childhood dream of competing at the Olympics.
# controversy - Saturday 3 December, 2016
The Portugal international was hospitalised by a flare thrown onto the pitch on Saturday.
# controversy - Thursday 1 December, 2016
The Tyrone Gaelic footballer was asked about his relationship with an underage girl he met on Tinder.
# controversy - Monday 28 November, 2016
Lewis Hamilton could face action from Toto Wolff after ignoring team orders during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
# controversy - Saturday 26 November, 2016
The former Manchester United manager chats to The42 about an eventful career in football.
# controversy - Wednesday 23 November, 2016
Former England and Manchester City star David White is the latest footballer to speak out.
# controversy - Tuesday 15 November, 2016
RTÉ received 1,664 emails criticising her planned appearance on the show before it aired.
# controversy - Saturday 12 November, 2016
The demonstration may be South Korea’s largest protest since it shook off dictatorship three decades ago.
The complaints were before the controversial personality even appeared on the show
# controversy - Tuesday 8 November, 2016
Suspect officiating took centre stage as the Seattle Seahawks edged the Buffalo Bills in the NFL.
# controversy - Wednesday 2 November, 2016
FA chairman Greg Clarke insists the players will be marking Remembrance Day but world football’s governing body is standing firm.
# controversy - Saturday 22 October, 2016
Neymar was hit by a bottle thrown by fans, prompting stern words from the Spanish club.
# controversy - Friday 14 October, 2016
Irish athlete Steven Colvert continues to claim he is innocent despite a positive EPO test in 2014.
# controversy - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
The controversial laws were the subject of fierce debate, with two opposition parties voting against the measures.
# controversy - Saturday 8 October, 2016
He said: “I don’t plan on sitting here many more times” after the reaction to his antics.
# controversy - Thursday 6 October, 2016
The Ukrainian side came up against one of the most prestigious sides in world football, but the club’s chief was left far from impressed by the city.
# controversy - Wednesday 28 September, 2016
Donnelly bet on himself to lose his last 16 bout but ended up winning.
The knives are out for NZR chief Steve Tew.
# controversy - Sunday 18 September, 2016
Dublin lead by 2-4 to 0-5 at the interval after an incredible first-half of football.
# controversy - Wednesday 14 September, 2016
Timeline: The seismic controversy over the Project Eagle land sale as it unfolded from start to finish
The Comptroller and Auditor General’s (C&AG) report into the Northern Irish property sale is due to be published today.
# controversy - Thursday 8 September, 2016
Zeno Kelly said was he stopped by an FAI official outside Monday’s qualifier in Belgrade.
# controversy - Sunday 28 August, 2016
David Gough was the man in the middle as All-Ireland champions Dublin beat Kerry by 0-22 to 2-14 in a classic semi-final earlier this afternoon.
# controversy - Saturday 27 August, 2016
‘There are bodies everywhere’, said 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
# controversy - Friday 26 August, 2016
Aheda Zanetti hit out at French officials over the recent ban on the swimwear.
# controversy - Wednesday 24 August, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte also attempted some light wordplay on genocide while talking to reporters.
# controversy - Saturday 20 August, 2016
The Olympic Council of Ireland will meet this weekend for the first time to discuss Rio ticket scandal
A device was found just hours before the teams clashed in the Blediscoe Cup.
# controversy - Friday 19 August, 2016
Meanwhile, Pat Hickey has been denied bail in Rio.
# controversy - Thursday 18 August, 2016
Pat Hickey has stood down from his role as OCI chief temporarily in the wake of his arrest in Rio.
# controversy - Wednesday 17 August, 2016
Vladimir Nikitin may be too injured to fight, it emerged this evening.
Here’s how the week has played out.
Pat Hickey has been arrested in connection with the scandal in Rio today.
Conlan lost to Russian Vladimir Nikitin in the bantamweight quarter-final in controversial circumstances after appearing to dominate the bout.
# controversy - Tuesday 16 August, 2016
The cyclist claimed an Olympic silver medal last night but caused a collision that resulted in a South Korean athlete being rushed to hospital.
Slaven Bilic was not happy after seeing his side lose after a late goal by the Chelsea striker.
# controversy - Wednesday 10 August, 2016
"It comes back to him at the end of the day" - Boxing community reacts after Michael O'Reilly leaves Olympic Games
Michael O’Reilly is due back in Ireland by Friday after he was sent home from the Olympics.
Trump has faced widespread condemnation for the comments.
# controversy - Saturday 6 August, 2016
Last week, the UK government stalled on signing off on a new nuclear power plant – just the latest setback in a decade long saga.