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#Forward Thinking

# forward-thinking - Yesterday’s News


# forward-thinking - Thursday 25 August, 2016

The strikers in line to fill the void left by Robbie Keane

We take a look at the young strikers coming through, the uncapped forwards, those who might deserve a second chance and players who qualify through their Irish heritage.

# forward-thinking - Friday 20 May, 2016

'The IRFU has to take a top-down approach and look at how the game is managed'

David Wallace speaks to The42 about how the IRFU needs to plan for the future and a new start for Munster.

# forward-thinking - Monday 9 May, 2016

'I'd like to be coaching here in 20 years' time' - Foley

The Munster head coach wants to remain working at the province alongside incoming director of rugby Johan Erasmus.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Season over early, but Stander excited by prospect of fresh start for Munster

The South African is looking forward to his countryman Johan Erasmus bringing ‘something different’ to the province.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Barnes expects Liverpool to hold on to Benteke

Christian Benteke has struggled to make his mark at Anfield, but John Barnes says Liverpool should hold onto him for next season and beyond.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 31 January, 2016

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

‘Dwell on the past, you’re going to be stuck there’: O’Donnell at peace with World Cup woe

The flanker’s healthy mind has helped his body to follow suit after a horrible dislocated hip injury in August.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Manchester United move hard to turn down – Ighalo

The Nigerian said he supported the Old Trafford club as a boy.

# forward-thinking - Friday 31 July, 2015

No Manchester United offer for Pedro, insists Bartomeu

The 28-year-old is understood to be considering his options at Camp Nou.

# forward-thinking - Friday 5 June, 2015

Is Mourinho’s Falcao bid genius or folly?

The Blues have identified the Colombia international as a potential signing, despite his struggles at Manchester United, but is the deal doomed to fail or a piece of brilliance?

# forward-thinking - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Thierry Henry is baffled by Van Gaal’s use of Rooney and Van Persie

The former Arsenal striker says West Bromwich Albion, who pulled off a shock win at Old Trafford, would have been happy to see the strike duo playing in midfield.

# forward-thinking - Sunday 22 February, 2015

‘There’s no point avenging yourself in a league game in February. We’ll save that motivation’

Liam Rushe and the Dubs hoping to make it two from two when they face champions Kilkenny this weekend.

# forward-thinking - Friday 16 January, 2015

He’s scored on every debut in his career and Niall Quinn fancies Jermain Defoe to do the same against Spurs

The former Sunderland striker love a little ‘un up front.

# forward-thinking - Monday 3 November, 2014

Rodgers admits Liverpool are missing Suarez and Sturridge Duh

Rodgers admits Liverpool are missing Suarez and Sturridge

With the Uruguyuan joining Barcelona and the England striker being out of action since September, last season’s runners-up have lost 52 of the 102 league goals scored last season.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Man United agree permanent €56 million Falcao deal

Terms have been established and signed on the transfer with a €305,000-a-week salary agreed.

# forward-thinking - Monday 20 October, 2014

Rodgers defends woeful Balotelli: He’s not here to replace Suarez

The Italian striker again drew a blank for Liverpool in their 3-2 win over Queens Park Rangers on Sunday but was later defended by his manager, despite missing an open goal.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Falcao relishing Di Maria partnership at Man Utd

The Argentina winger was in top form on Wednesday with a stunning performance against Germany, and the striker has added to the plaudits following his loan move to Old Trafford

# forward-thinking - Friday 22 August, 2014

Liverpool offer Eto’o one-year deal

The Reds want to sign the former Chelsea man, who could potentially link up with Mario Balotelli at Anfield

# forward-thinking - Friday 1 August, 2014

From waterboy to key man, Colm O’Neill is relishing being back on the big stage at Croker

The Rebels will need their young forward to fire against Mayo this weekend.

# forward-thinking - Friday 30 May, 2014

Rickie Lambert on brink of dream Liverpool deal as Saints prepare for clear-out

The England striker is expected to undergo a medical tomorrow.

# forward-thinking - Monday 12 May, 2014

Liverpool philosophy will not change, says Rodgers

“The style will only be enhanced and improved,” Rodgers said.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 17 April, 2014

New Zealand trip helpful in Leo Cullen’s development as a coach — Gibbes

The Leinster captain took time out during the Six Nations to go on a fact-finding mission in the southern hemisphere.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

‘Big improvers’ Ireland key part of Wallabies RWC plan as November schedule is confirmed

Ewen McKenzie should expect a very different outfit to the one he faced last time out on Lansdowne Road.

# forward-thinking - Monday 7 April, 2014

Liverpool chief confident star man Luis Suarez will stay on

“We would never wantonly sell Luis Suarez,” says Ian Ayre.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Colm O’Neill glad to be back amongst the goals after long injury lay-off

The classy Cork forward struck a fine three-pointer against Tyrone at the weekend.

# forward-thinking - Monday 31 March, 2014

Former Ireland coach Gert Smal takes control of Western Province

The forwards coach has been named the new director of rugby with the club he has previously represented as a player and a coach.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Ferris, Ryan and Bowe in Schmidt’s thoughts as World Cup planning begins

The Ireland coach pointed out that he has just 10 games to get his Six Nations champions ready for next year’s rugby showcase.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 6 March, 2014

‘We’ve gathered some real respect from the other teams’ – John Plumtree

The Ireland forwards coach is calling on his pack to finish off the Six Nations with two more powerful performances.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

‘It has been tough to break through with Robbie there scoring goals every week’

Shane Long knows that he will have to shoulder more responsibility at international level.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Brendan Rodgers coy over Suarez talks

“He is maturing, accepting role and responsibility I’ve given him at the club, he is one of the pillars of the group for me,” he added.

# forward-thinking - Saturday 14 December, 2013

Brendan Rodgers plans January transfer business

Rodgers has utilised the January window to good effect, bringing in Daniel Sturridge and Philippe Coutinho earlier this year.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Moyes unsure over Van Persie return

And now Wayne Rooney’s suspended for the Newcastle game.

# forward-thinking - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Schmidt looks to build Irish squad to ’30 or 35′ international class players

The Kiwi revealed that Gordon D’Arcy and Conor Murray were selfless squad players personified after they were dropped from the starting XV.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Clean slate gives players a chance to impress King — and the next manager

David Forde and Sean St Ledger know they need to prove their worth again under new international management.

# forward-thinking - Monday 30 September, 2013

Luis Suarez and Daniel Sturridge can be the best, says Brendan Rodgers

‘The dynamics look good,’ says Liverpool manager.

# forward-thinking - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Form of New Zealand and McCaw has Schmidt nervous already

The new Ireland coach will face Samoa in his first match in charge, followed by Australia and New Zealand.

# forward-thinking - Monday 8 July, 2013

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Klopp wants end to Lewandowski speculation

The Polish striker reckons he’s off to Munich.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Alex Ferguson anticipating new arrivals at Old Trafford this summer

“We’re competitive in the market — we’re not Chelsea or Manchester City in terms of money but we’re competitive,” Fergie says.

# forward-thinking - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

‘He’s not for sale’ — Liverpool rule out Luis Suarez departure

Liverpool chief Ian Ayre insists the Uruguayan is staying put.

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