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#Damien Duff

# damien-duff - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Duffer features in brilliant street football initiative by Shamrock Rovers Back In My Day This post contains videos

Duffer features in brilliant street football initiative by Shamrock Rovers

The League of Ireland club have released a series of simple yet effective videos.

# damien-duff - Sunday 12 November, 2017

'It takes courage to get on the ball and play the way Hoolahan plays' Unimpressed This post contains videos

'It takes courage to get on the ball and play the way Hoolahan plays'

The RTÉ panel were critical of Ireland’s performance in Copenhagen on Saturday night.

# damien-duff - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Tracing the marginalisation of Irish players in the Premier League

We assess the fortunes of Ireland’s footballers in England’s top flight over the past 25 years.

# damien-duff - Friday 23 June, 2017

# damien-duff - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'The youth teams seemed a bit of a shambles - I wanted to give it the respect it deserved'

In the final part of our Boys of Summer series, Brian Kerr looks back on before, during and after Malaysia twenty years ago.

# damien-duff - Thursday 15 June, 2017

‘I’d been released by Blackburn... I was at a crossroads in my career’ Interview This post contains videos

‘I’d been released by Blackburn... I was at a crossroads in my career’

Thomas Morgan recalls emerging from a low point in his footballing life to captain his country to a historic achievement.

# damien-duff - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

16 players from the 1997 World Youth Championships who became stars

20 years ago this month, the world caught a glimpse of some prodigious talents.

# damien-duff - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Damien Duff picked a strong One To Eleven side... and there's plenty of Irish representation

There’s even room for a Melbourne team-mate.

# damien-duff - Monday 20 March, 2017

'The epitome of a street footballer': Robbie Keane celebrated and honoured at FAI awards

There were a string of contributions from the likes of Brian Kerr, Paul McGrath and Damien Duff.

# damien-duff - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

'I cried when I left Chelsea' - Damien Duff airs Stamford Bridge regret

The ex- Ireland international admits he departed the Blues at the wrong time and says he had several opportunities to join Liverpool.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Damien Duff named head coach of Shamrock Rovers academy side

The former Ireland winger is cutting his teeth in coaching with the Hoops’ U15 , who will play in the new National League from August.

# damien-duff - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Bradley praises Duff's impact after Shamrock Rovers seal Europa League spot

The Hoops caretaker boss has hailed the contribution of the former Ireland international in Tallaght.

# damien-duff - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Damien Duff was one of the 9000 pounding the pavement in yesterday's Dublin half marathon

The 37-year-old came in under the two-hour mark.

# damien-duff - Thursday 11 August, 2016

Rating the 21 best Irish Premier League players ever

Robbie Keane and other players who have made their mark on England’s top flight.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Shamrock Rovers have appointed Damien Duff to their first-team coaching staff

The former Republic of Ireland international is aiding Stephen Bradley at Tallaght Stadium.

# damien-duff - Thursday 7 July, 2016

A definitive ranking of the 7 best Euro 2016 Après Match skits Satire This post contains videos

A definitive ranking of the 7 best Euro 2016 Après Match skits

Roy Keane interviews for the vacant England job and more gems.

# damien-duff - Monday 4 July, 2016

7 contenders that could replace Pat Fenlon as the manager of Shamrock Rovers

Defeat in the Europa League to RoPS Rovaniemi proved to be one defeat too many for the Rovers board.

# damien-duff - Thursday 2 June, 2016

'I call it being a proper mate, being loyal': Duff uneasy sitting on RTÉ panel for Ireland games

The former winger is keeping himself busy post-retirement, including training for the Dublin Marathon.

'Robbie is such a big personality, you still have to have him on the plane regardless'

Meanwhile, Damien Duff is hoping Aiden McGeady can rediscover his best form in France.

# damien-duff - Friday 25 March, 2016

18 years ago today, 2 of Ireland's greatest ever players made their international debuts

Robbie Keane and Damien Duff both earned their first senior caps away to the Czech Republic in March 1998.

# damien-duff - Friday 11 March, 2016

Damien Duff on life as a pundit, Jose Mourinho and Ireland's Euro 2016 hopes

The retired Irish footballer on why he feels his former boss would be perfect for Man United.

'I hadn't even kissed a girl when I was going to England at 16’

Damien Duff discusses the future of Irish football and his own development into a top player

# damien-duff - Wednesday 10 February, 2016

'The current Irish team is miles away from '94 and '02 sides'

Jason McAteer suggests the sides he played in were far superior to Martin O’Neill’s men.

# damien-duff - Friday 5 February, 2016

The case for Mick McCarthy as Ireland’s greatest ever manager

It’s 20 years today since the Barnsley native was appointed as coach of the Boys in Green.

# damien-duff - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Stan's teams were painful to watch, but relentless abuse of an Irish legend didn't sit right

It’s 10 years today since Steve Staunton’s ill-fated appointment as Ireland manager.

# damien-duff - Friday 25 December, 2015

12 great pics that sum up the League of Ireland season

2015 saw Dundalk do the double, Wexford Youths and Finn Harps replace Drogheda and Limerick, and Damien Duff move home.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Remember the day Duffer truly announced himself on the world stage?

The retiring legend delivered one of the great individual Irish performances at the 2002 World Cup.

So long Damien! Here are 7 ways to live your life like the Duffer

You’ll need to get 14 hours’ sleep per night.

# damien-duff - Monday 21 December, 2015

Why Damien Duff is Ireland’s most underappreciated sports person

The winger, who made his Shamrock Rovers debut last night, doesn’t always get the credit he deserves, writes Paul Fennessy.

Ireland legend Damien Duff announces retirement from football

The 36-year-old former Blackburn and Chelsea winger won 100 caps for his country.

# damien-duff - Sunday 16 August, 2015

'The charities are close to my heart' - Duff on donating Shamrock Rovers wages

Temple Street Children’s Hospital and Heart Children Ireland will receive the funds.

# damien-duff - Saturday 15 August, 2015

'I've been living like a monk and I just want to get back on the pitch' - Duff

The latest former Ireland international to join Shamrock Rovers says he’s raring to go.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

We’ll Leave it There So: Duffer is a Hoop, Sterling's big money move and today's sport

There’s also news on Davy Fitzgerald’s future, while the Irish rugby team unveil their new jersey.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Damien Duff nowhere to be seen as Shamrock Rovers march on in Europe

Ipswich boss Mick McCarthy was an interested onlooker in the stands, however.

# damien-duff - Monday 6 July, 2015

Duffer to Shamrock Rovers? ‘I don’t know where it has come from,’ says Fenlon

The Hoops boss is more focused on tomorrow night’s Europa League qualifier than speculation about a possible new signing.

Quiz: How well do you know your high-profile League of Ireland imports?

From George Best to Big Sam and everyone in between.

Shamrock Rovers won't comment on reports Damien Duff has signed for the club

The former Ireland international has expressed a desire to finish his career in the League of Ireland.

# damien-duff - Friday 3 July, 2015

John Maughan's son named in defence for Mayo's Connacht minor clash with Galway

Damien Duff and Paul Lambert are also playing in this weekend’s provincial semi-finals.

# damien-duff - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

'Me ma was upset... She thought I was signing for Pat's and I hadn't told her'

Damien Duff has played down recent rumours linking him with a move to the Dublin club.

# damien-duff - Friday 26 June, 2015

Has Damien Duff made a decision on his new Airtricity League club?

The former Ireland winger was spotted in Richmond Park this evening.

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