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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 24 October, 2018

#Dan the Man

# dan-the-man - Sunday 30 September, 2018

'Daniel has always been in my thoughts, but he was never able to prove it'

The striker scored a stunning equaliser against Chelsea on Saturday evening, a finish which earned the praise of Jurgen Klopp.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Leavy set for full training next week and is itching for Leinster return

The 24-year-old underwent a minor shoulder procedure during the summer.

The man with a plan - McFarland wants to build successful legacy at Ulster

The new head coach sat down with the media for the first time in his role yesterday.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 25 August, 2018

After 9 seasons with Limerick teams, a first medal arrives on All-Ireland final day

For Dan Morrissey, last Sunday was a notable breakthrough in his Limerick career.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

'Absolutely bloody delighted': Dan Brennan gives brilliant post-match interview Dan The Man This post contains videos

'Absolutely bloody delighted': Dan Brennan gives brilliant post-match interview

The Irish-born prop helped France into the final of the World Rugby U20 Championships last night.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 25 April, 2018

Sensational Leavy scoops main prizes at Leinster's end-of-season awards bash

James Ryan named Young Player of the Year at the ceremony in Dublin last night.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'Winning is everything - now it’s time to step up, and take our prize'

Hungry, confident and in form, Leinster can dare to dream as they head into the business end of the season.

# dan-the-man - Monday 12 February, 2018

Ex-Reading and Huddersfield striker joins Shamrock Rovers ahead of new season

Daniel Carr impressed during Rovers’ recent trip to Portugal and comes straight into the squad for Friday’s Dublin derby.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 8 February, 2018

'You have to be ready to take your opportunity and I have to do that this Saturday'

Dan Leavy is desperate to seize his chance against Italy.

# dan-the-man - Monday 5 February, 2018

Leavy eyes up opportunity to make a claim for Ireland's seven jersey

The 23-year-old was superb for Joe Schmidt’s side off the bench in Paris.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Trevor Brennan's son named in France's U20 Six Nations squad

The 125kg prop could come up against Ireland in Brive on the opening weekend.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Ruddock's hamstring hell opens the door for frustrated Leavy

The flanker’s season has been disrupted by injury, but he’s back fit and hopes to be involved against Exeter on Saturday.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Boost for Bohs as ex-Sunderland defender commits for 2018

Jamie Hamilton, John Ross Wilson and Paddy Kirk have also been promoted to Keith Long’s first team.

# dan-the-man - Friday 29 September, 2017

Irish international Tuohy joins one of Munster's European opponents on loan

The second row has joined Matt O’Connor’s Leicester.

# dan-the-man - Friday 18 August, 2017

After his sixth place Tour de France finish, Dan Martin will be racing for a new team next year

The Irish rider is joining the set-up at UAE Team Emirates.

# dan-the-man - Monday 14 August, 2017

'Their captain said Waterford won’t win an All-Ireland with a sweeper. It’s up to them to beat us'

Waterford selector Dan Shanahan was referencing comments made by Galway skipper David Burke said last month.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Cork's Kearney savouring the good times a year since frustrating quit rumours

“In your early 20s things can move so fast that you kind of take for granted what you’re doing.”

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'I just said, "Go away, mind your own business"' - Dan Shanahan's response to Cork heckler

Eoin Murphy and Fergal Hartley have joined Derek McGrath’s backroom ahead of the qualifier campaign.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 29 January, 2017

The prize of Croke Park and chasing an All-Ireland club hurling dream at 40

Dan Shanahan and his Lismore teammates seek a decider place in today’s semi-final.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Ireland international Dan Tuohy has left Ulster for Bristol

The veteran lock is heading to the Aviva Premiership strugglers, who’ll be coached by Pat Lam next season.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Ex-Connacht man McFarland appointed to Townsend's Scotland coaching team

He’ll remain at Glasgow until the end of the season.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Sturridge rediscovers goalscoring touch to fire Liverpool into quarter-finals

Vincent Janssen’s second-half penalty was not enough to prevent Tottenham from being eliminated at Anfield.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 22 October, 2016

'F***ing hell! That is unbelievable!' - Klopp backs struggling Sturridge

The Liverpool boss says he’s not concerned about the England striker’s goal drought.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Dan Martin battles to fourth place as Peter Sagan wins Tour de France 2nd stage, takes overall lead TDF

Dan Martin battles to fourth place as Peter Sagan wins Tour de France 2nd stage, takes overall lead

Sam Bennett had a painful day in the saddle but made sure he finished.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Dan Martin won today at the Volta a Catalunya and is looking good again Dan The Man This post contains videos

Dan Martin won today at the Volta a Catalunya and is looking good again

Martin leads the GC by six seconds from Alberto Contador.

# dan-the-man - Friday 11 March, 2016

North points Rovers in the right direction as Wexford find the early going tough

Shane Keegan’s newly-promoted side were in the game for long spells before Gary McCabe’s late penalty.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Watch the highlights from Samoa as Dan Carter inspired All Blacks win historic test match Dan The Man This post contains videos

Watch the highlights from Samoa as Dan Carter inspired All Blacks win historic test match

There were two stunning tries in the game in Apia.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 9 June, 2015

'We got a lot of criticism last year so we’ll take the one or two claps on the back this year'

Waterford are back where they belong, according to Dan Shanahan.

# dan-the-man - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

All Black Carter to miss opening games of Rugby Championship

The 32-year-old cracked a calf bone during the Super Rugby final last weekend.

# dan-the-man - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Dan Carter sets up match-clinching Crusaders try on first start in six months Business As Usual This post contains videos

Dan Carter sets up match-clinching Crusaders try on first start in six months

Meanwhile in Super Rugby, Nick Cummins parked his impending Japanese move to inspire Western Force to victory.

# dan-the-man - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Snapshot: Munster's young guns swap notes with Dan Shanahan

Rumours that he has convinced Darren Sweetnam to pick up the small ball again are (so far) unfounded.

# dan-the-man - Friday 15 March, 2013

Here’s your ‘That Dan Carter Lad Can Do Anything’ Pic of the Day

Have St Thomas’ any room for a half forward this Sunday?

# dan-the-man - Thursday 8 November, 2012

On tour: Dan Carter is absolutely loving his trip to Scotland

Kilts, Irn Bru and mechanical pig racing – it’s all there.

# dan-the-man - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Dan Carter returns as New Zealand name seven uncapped players in squad to face Ireland

Richie McCaw will captain the All Blacks for the three-Test series against the Irish, writes Patrick McCarry in New Zealand.

# dan-the-man - Thursday 28 October, 2010

Shanahan: Davy loves the attention

Dan the Man agrees Fitzgerald enjoys ‘Mourinho’ tactics with media.