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# absent - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Ronaldo still part of national squad insists Portugal boss Santos

The forward last played for his country at the World Cup, but the manager said he remains a key part of his squad.

# absent - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Pogba out of Manchester derby, Sanchez benched

The midfielder was influential in securing the Red Devils’ victory the last time the sides met in the Premier League.

# absent - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

Northern Ireland block Kyle Lafferty from playing for Rangers on Sunday following international no-show

The Fermanagh-born striker ruled himself out of Northern Ireland’s Nations League games this week.

# absent - Friday 7 September, 2018

Man City winger Sane leaves Germany camp due to 'personal reasons'

Having missed out on the World Cup squad, the 22-year-old was drafted back in by Joachim Loew this month.

# absent - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Real Madrid target Courtois fuels exit rumours as goalkeeper fails to report for Chelsea training

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois appears to be edging closer to a transfer after reportedly skipping a training session.

# absent - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

The man who scored winning goal in 2014 final left out of Germany's World Cup squad

There’s no place for Mario Gotze, while the injured Manuel Neuer has been included on the provisional panel.

# absent - Friday 16 February, 2018

No David Clifford in Kerry side to face Monaghan

The youngster picked up a hamstring injury in a previous win against Mayo.

# absent - Friday 2 February, 2018

Mahrez told to 'clear his head' after being omitted from Foxes squad

Claude Puel has told Riyad Mahrez to regain his focus after a move to Manchester City failed to materialise in January.

# absent - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Jurgen Klopp misses Liverpool training after attending hospital due to illness

A club statement reports that Klopp was brought to hospital ‘as a precautionary measure.’

# absent - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Here are 10 stars that won’t be at the World Cup in Russia next summer

It just won’t be the same without them.

# absent - Friday 8 September, 2017

No Coutinho for Liverpool's trip to Man City as Klopp leaves Brazilian star out

The attacker returned to the club after the international break but he won’t play any part in tomorrow’s game.

# absent - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Alexis Sanchez out for the start of the season as speculation around Arsenal exit remains

The Chile international, who has been linked with a summer move, won’t feature in the Premier League opener on Friday.

# absent - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Wayne Rooney is not in Man United's squad to face Feyenoord tomorrow

The England international has been a virtual ever present for the Red Devils since joining the club in 2004.

# absent - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Wes Hoolahan and John O'Shea left on the bench for crucial relegation clash

Meanwhile, Robbie Brady starts for Norwich in what will be his 40th appearance this season in all competitions

From Mother jailed again for allowing children to miss school Absenteeism

Mother jailed again for allowing children to miss school

She received two concurrent one month jail sentences for allowing her two daughters to miss school.

# absent - Monday 1 June, 2015

Martin O'Neill wants to put the 'debacle' of 1995 to rest when England visit on Sunday

The Ireland manager was speaking ahead of a busy two weeks for his side.

# absent - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

From Irish MEP's have one of the lowest attendance rates in the EU Roll Call

Irish MEP's have one of the lowest attendance rates in the EU

They’ve also been making fewer speeches and asking fewer questions.

# absent - Thursday 18 December, 2014

From 13 Labour TDs missed the Dáil vote on abortion last night Absent

13 Labour TDs missed the Dáil vote on abortion last night

A large number of Labour deputies missed the vote on a bill to hold a referendum on repealing the 8th Amendment.

# absent - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From Morsi trial delayed to February because of weather in Egypt Absent

Morsi trial delayed to February because of weather in Egypt

The former president is accused of inciting the killings of opposition protesters in December 2012 outside the presidential palace.

# absent - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

McHugh ruled out for Donegal due to perforated eardrum and concussion

The Donegal attacker suffered a perforated eardrum, concussion and a quad muscle tear in last Sunday’s Ulster final.

# absent - Monday 1 July, 2013

Kerry set for defensive change with O'Mahony to miss Munster final

The Rathmore clubman suffered the injury in a training game on Saturday.

# absent - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From Kids of unemployed and depressed parents more likely to be absent from class Absenteeism

Kids of unemployed and depressed parents more likely to be absent from class

The research found that parents, who help out at home with schoolwork and attend parent–teacher meetings, are less likely to have children with bad attendance.

# absent - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Setback for Waterford hurlers as O'Halloran ruled out through injury

The young attacker’s injury woes have continued.

# absent - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Shefflin set to miss out on provincial championship for Kilkenny

For the first time since he made his debut in June 1999, Henry Shefflin will not start for Kilkenny in a championship match this Sunday.

# absent - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

From Children in care more likely to be 'suspended, excluded and leave school early' Ombudsman

Children in care more likely to be 'suspended, excluded and leave school early'

“Given that there are currently 6,300 children in the care of the State – a relatively small number”, Emily Logan believes more should be done to support them.

# absent - Friday 25 January, 2013

From Irish firm launches 'Rollcall' app to help monitor school absenteeism Education

Irish firm launches 'Rollcall' app to help monitor school absenteeism

National Education Welfare Board research from 2012 showed that over 56,000 students miss school each day in Ireland.

# absent - Monday 21 January, 2013

From Report: 117 unauthorised absences from one HSE care home Care Home

Report: 117 unauthorised absences from one HSE care home

One teenager absconded 72 times from the centre, according to a report by HIQA.

# absent - Wednesday 16 January, 2013

Wexford set for league life without Lyng

The St Martin’s forward looks set to be sidelined for the spring with a hip problem.

# absent - Friday 4 January, 2013

Stephen Molumphy set to miss Waterford's 2013 campaign

Last year’s captain will be unavailable to the Déise squad as a result of his work commitments.

# absent - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

O'Connell 'progressing satisfactorily' but ruled out until the New Year

Munster have announced that the influential lock won’t play again in 2012 due to a back injury.

# absent - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Wexford goalkeeper Martin ruled out for Munster club hurling clash

A freak leg injury means the Model County netminder will miss out for his club, Cork’s Sarsfields, in next Sunday’s provincial tie.

# absent - Friday 17 August, 2012

Injured Mooney left out of World Twenty20 squad

The Notts County all-rounder faces three months out of action after fracturing his finger.

# absent - Friday 13 July, 2012

Injured Griffin out of the Olympics

Team USA will be without the LA Clippers star in London.

# absent - Monday 4 June, 2012

Another one bites the dust: Croatian striker Olic to miss Euro 2012

The experienced international has ruptured a thigh muscle and won’t face Ireland, Italy or Spain.

# absent - Thursday 31 May, 2012

O'Connell forced to sit out summer tour

The IRFU have confirmed that the Munster second row will not play in Ireland’s upcoming Test games with New Zealand.

# absent - Friday 3 February, 2012

Earls forced to withdraw from Ireland squad

The 24-year-old is set to miss out on Sunday as he plans to remain in Limerick with his partner and newborn, so Fergus McFadden comes into the starting XV.

# absent - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Mayo without pair for start of National League

Defensive duo Trevor Mortimer and Tom Cunniffe are both abroad and are likely to miss the first two matches.

# absent - Wednesday 28 December, 2011

Hurricane Fly misses Leopardstown Festival

Willie Mullins has pulled the Champion Hurdle winner from Thursday’s Istabraq Festival Hurdle.

# absent - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

Injured Mayo star to miss International Rules series

Andy Moran will not be featuring in the series, after he suffered a broken leg last weekend, ruling him out for approximately four months.

# absent - Thursday 25 August, 2011

From ‘Sick days’ cost Irish business €1.5 billion per year As Láthair

‘Sick days’ cost Irish business €1.5 billion per year

On average, a staff member will cost their employer €818 per year because of their unplanned days off work. But the recession has made us turn up more regularly.

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