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Wednesday 22 March, 2017

O'Brien fights hamstring injury to club half-century and draw Ireland level

The all-rounder hit 10 boundaries to set-up a series decider against Afghanistan on Friday.

Good news for Ireland as quartet return to training ahead of World Cup qualifier

The Boys in Green were put through their paces in Dublin with two days to go until the meeting with Wales.

‘I was always opting for Ireland and it turned out to be the best decision I’ve ever made.’

Welsh-born Kevin Sheedy speaks to The42 about coaching, his golden period with Everton and becoming an Ireland legend, as well as overcoming bowel cancer.

Fresh from All-Ireland club win, Con O'Callaghan starts for Dublin U21s tonight

Dessie Farrell makes two changes to the Dubs side that beat Westmeath.

Exciting Ireland U19 squad named for Donnybrook clash with Japan

Head coach Kieran Campbell has included some highly-promising players.

100 up for Luke Marshall after being frustratingly close to Six Nations Centurion This post contains videos

100 up for Luke Marshall after being frustratingly close to Six Nations

‘You can end up missing two games and you don’t play at all.’

Liverpool mourns club great Ronnie Moran, who dies at 83

The former coach had a long association with the club.

WATCH: This Dublin GAA club operates completely through the Irish language Gaeilge This post contains videos

WATCH: This Dublin GAA club operates completely through the Irish language

We spoke with members of Na Gaeil Óga, who are finding new ways to use their cúpla focal.

Ronan O'Mahony wants 'to give Rassie a headache' and push for honours

The Garryowen club man has his sights set on Ireland’s summer tour in the US and Japan.

Keep my kids' names out of your mouth - LeBron warns LaVar Ball

The father of UCLA star Lonzo has not stopped talking.

Alex Ferguson tells Man Utd to focus on Europa League

The legendary Scottish manager has highlighted the importance of winning Europe’s secondary competition to gain entry to the Champions League.

'Magic' Super 8 occasions, Dublin's dominance over the rest and McAliskey's cruciate recovery

The Tyrone boss is a fan of the recent changes made at GAA Congress.

Caulfield refuses to bite on Dundalk baloney LOI

Caulfield refuses to bite on Dundalk baloney

The Cork City boss says the champions remain the team to beat ahead of Saturday’s showdown.

Martin McGuinness disposed of 'bomb' hours before beloved Candystripes took on Benfica

McGuinness was called to assist Derry City officials hours before a huge European Cup clash.

Ultan Dillane unlikely to be fit in time for Ireland's summer tour

The Connacht second row underwent surgery on his shoulder this week.

'Too fat' to work out some say? Why body-shaming is the worst thing you can do at the gym

‘When you walk into a gym, regardless of your size or your goals, you have a right be there,’ writes life coach Sarah Doyle

Two Waterford defenders out injured until championship as Shanahan to appeal red card

Philip Mahony and Darragh Fives are both currently sidelined.

Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Hodgson defends Kane on corner duty and his reign as England manager

The former Three Lions boss believes criticism of his tenure was unfair, with calls made for the good of the team and its ongoing development

One more year? Totti still undecided on Roma future at the age of 40

A club legend in the Italian capital has suggested that he could still extend his playing career by one additional season, with no call made yet

View from Wales: 'People will be wary of Shane Long'

Welsh football journalist Chris Wathan gives an insight into Ireland’s Group D rivals ahead of Friday’s match.

Wenger denies PSG agreement: It's fake news!

He’s going nowhere.

Olympics: Paris and LA interested in 2024 Games only

The consolation prize of the 2028 Olympic Games is of no interest to Paris and Los Angeles.

'You grew up going to Croke Park watching Wexford play, or Waterford... or Kilkenny' Anniversary This post contains videos

'You grew up going to Croke Park watching Wexford play, or Waterford... or Kilkenny'

Ireland and Wales met at the GAA’s headquarters 10 years ago this week.

Rio Ferdinand says he turned to drink following tragedy

Rebecca Ferdinand died in March 2015

Young guns reserved for U19s as Colin Bell calls on experience to face Slovakia

The Ireland WNT look to build on their impressive start under new management at Tallaght Stadium next month.

'We are a very good team when we're at our best': Bale and Ramsey fit and ready for Dublin

Chris Coleman has a full deck to choose from ahead of Friday’s clash with Ireland.

'If you think our mindset is a draw, then you are sadly mistaken. We’re here to win' - Keane No Excuses This post contains videos

'If you think our mindset is a draw, then you are sadly mistaken. We’re here to win' - Keane

Ireland’s assistant boss insists they will be ready for Wales despite several missing players.

Every manager in the country wanted Ryan McBride but his roots were in Derry

“He was everything good about the game.”

72 hours after All-Ireland final loss, two Clare footballers returned to club hurling action last night

Ballyea’s Pearse Lillis and David Egan took to the field again last night.

'There's always a puncher's chance but I feel it's a landslide towards Floyd': McGregor's old foe Duffy Maygregor This post contains videos

Katie Taylor to face former world title challenger in fourth professional fight

The Bray boxer is back in the ring this Saturday.

Absorbing Six Nations throws up selection headaches in Gatland's Lions XV

Former Ireland centre Lynne Cantwell and The42′s Murray Kinsella picked their Lions XVs.

Patrick McEleney shows exactly why he is so highly-rated with superb solo run and finish Thing Of Beauty This post contains videos

Larmour's outstanding U20 Six Nations shows why Joe Schmidt is a fan

‘You could put Jordan at nine or 10 and he’d probably do as well, he’s just an outstanding player.’

Analysis: Ireland and England's scrum battle bodes well for the Lions

It was a true back-and-forth contest in Dublin on Saturday evening.

Di Maria, Memphis and now Schweinsteiger - 6 of LVG's signings have left Man United

Jose Mourinho is slowly stamping his mark on Man United’s squad.

Dillane's season over as Connacht suffer Healy and Fox-Matamua blows

Pat Lam can at least welcome back Ireland international Kieran Marmion this week.

'Decompression' days key for Irish internationals with season-shaping weeks ahead

There’s not much time for players to settle into a provincial rhythm before the European Cup quarter-final.