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#Wave Goodbye

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Harry Redknapp sacked by Birmingham 8 games into the season

The 70-year-old lost his job after seeing his side suffer a sixth successive defeat.

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 9 September, 2017

One of the best defensive midfielders of the past two decades announces retirement

Esteban Cambiasso has brought his two-year stint at Olympiakos to an end.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 7 August, 2017

Controversial two-time Tour de France winner confirms imminent retirement from cycling

Alberto Contador’s achievements were overshadowed by a positive test for the banned substance Clenbuterol in 2012.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 10 July, 2017

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'Rooney asked to leave... I couldn't stand in his way'

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says he’s long been an admirer of the England forward.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Zinedine Zidane's son leaves Real Madrid

The 22-year-old midfielder, who is the son of Santiago Bernabeu boss, has agreed a three-year deal with Alaves.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Former England international and 2011 Player of the Year retires

Scott Parker is ending an illustrious career in football.

# wave-goodbye - Friday 9 June, 2017

John O'Shea among the Irish players to be released by clubs

The veteran defender’s stay at Sunderland has come to an end.

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 3 June, 2017

'It would have been great to keep him until the end of the season but that wasn't going to happen'

John Caulfield has given his reaction to confirmation that Cork City striker Sean Maguire is set to join Preston.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 29 May, 2017

Former League of Ireland star Richie Foran leaves role as Inverness manager

The ex-Shelbourne attacker has had a torrid time in Scotland this season.

# wave-goodbye - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Perotti rescues Roma on Totti's farewell party

For the 40-year-old playmaker, and the thousands of fans who showed up, it was a nervy final game of the season.

# wave-goodbye - Friday 26 May, 2017

Irish goalkeeping great Shay Given could be set to retire after release from Stoke

The Donegal native made five Premier League appearances this season.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Leeds are looking for a new manager after Garry Monk snubs offer

The former Swansea central defender has been linked with the full-time post at relegated Premier League side Middlesbrough.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Leicester's Champions League dream ended by Atletico

A brave effort from Craig Shakespeare’s side was not enough on the night.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Liverpool and Real Madrid legend Xabi Alonso confirms he's retiring in the summer

The 35-year-old enjoyed a decorated career at club and international level,

# wave-goodbye - Monday 6 March, 2017

Former Munster forwards coach leaves role with Gloucester

Laurie Fisher has stepped down from his position with the Aviva Premiership side.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Chelsea legend Frank Lampard announces retirement from football

The 38-year-old made over 400 appearances for the Blues between 2001 and 2014

# wave-goodbye - Monday 30 January, 2017

Dimitri Payet officially departs West Ham in €29 million deal

The France international has re-signed with former club Marseille.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Bernie Ecclestone, the racing Napoleon, forced into exile

The 86-year-old transformed grand prix racing into one of the most profitable sports.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Man United outcast Memphis set to join Lyon in next '48 hours’

The French side are closing in on the colourful Netherlands international who they feel is the perfect winter signing for the club.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Irish Olympian Nolan retires from boxing to 'enjoy a few years of hurling'

The 29-year-old plays GAA with Oulart the Ballagh.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 16 January, 2017

'I do not think I will return to coaching' - Van Gaal set to call it quits

The Dutch manager is widely considered to be one of football’s most innovative coaches.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Former United star Smith takes over from ex-Irish international at Notts County

Alan Smith has been appointed as caretaker manager in place of John Sheridan.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Channel 4 Racing sign off last-ever episode with stunning montage

Channel 4 racing has been broadcasting live racing for over 30 years.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Joleon Lescott leaves AEK Athens after just three months

The experienced centre-back played just four times in Greece.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

Former Celtic star Henrik Larsson leaves coaching role following son's attack by fans

Helsingborgs were relegated from the Swedish top-flight on Sunday.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Sweet Dreams My LA Ex! Gerrard's Galaxy exit confirmed

The Liverpool legend has suggested his playing days may not be over yet.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 14 November, 2016

Leaving New York, never easy: Frank Lampard says goodbye to MLS side

Former Chelsea midfielder planning the next stage of his career as New York contract expires.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Joey Barton's short-lived spell at Rangers is officially over

After mounting speculation over recent days, the player and the club have gone their separate ways.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Dublin ladies football boss steps down after three All-Ireland final appearances

Gregory McGoingle departs the job after three years in charge.

# wave-goodbye - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink sacked by QPR

The Dutchman replaced Chris Ramsey at the helm in December 2015.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Less than a year after joining, ex-Liverpool winger Pennant's spell in Singapore is set to end

The 33-year-old has declined the Tampines Rovers’ offer of a new deal with reduced terms.

# wave-goodbye - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Former PFAI Player of the Year Brennan leaves Shamrock Rovers by mutual consent

A statement on Rovers’ website confirmed the parting of ways this afternoon.

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 8 October, 2016

15 months after sacking by 2016 Premier League winners, Pearson leaves Derby

Former Charlton and Huddersfield boss Chris Powell, who played for Derby in the 1990s, is the early favourite to replace him.

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 17 September, 2016

Leinster's Niall Morris forced to retire due to injury

The 28-year-old made his decision following discussions with both the Leinster medical team and his consultant in Britain.

# wave-goodbye - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

Shamrock Rovers player departs club after being 'left in the stands with no explanation'

Gavin Brennan has criticised the club on social media for their handling of the situation.

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 21 July, 2016

The NFL's most controversial concussion doctor is retiring

Elliot Pellman spent 30 years with the NFL, including time as the New York Jets’ team doctor

# wave-goodbye - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Meath on hunt for new boss as O'Dowd brings 4-year tenure to an end

The decision comes in the wake of their championship exit amid a demoralising defeat to Derry.

# wave-goodbye - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

# wave-goodbye - Thursday 30 June, 2016

Vicente Del Bosque quits Spain job and football

His departure aged 65 comes just days after the reigning champions crashed out of Euro 2016.

# wave-goodbye - Monday 27 June, 2016

5 Ireland players who could retire now that the Euros are over

Shay Given and others are expected to hang up their boots in the coming days.

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