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# appointment - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Louth announce shrewd appointment of Pete McGrath as new football manager
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Louth announce shrewd appointment of Pete McGrath as new football manager

Sep 27th 2017, 8:28 PM 5,485 Views 3 Comments

The 64-year-old takes over from Colin Kelly.

# appointment - Monday 12 June, 2017

Bernard Jackman has Lions coach to thank after landing head coach role with Dragons
# New Challenge
# New Challenge

Bernard Jackman has Lions coach to thank after landing head coach role with Dragons

Jun 12th 2017, 3:31 PM 11,452 Views 8 Comments

The former hooker arrives in Wales with the ‘highest recommendations’ of Warren Gatland.

# appointment - Friday 9 June, 2017

Garry Monk takes over at Middlesbrough after shock departure from Leeds
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Garry Monk takes over at Middlesbrough after shock departure from Leeds

Jun 9th 2017, 4:48 PM 4,389 Views 12 Comments

He replaces Aitor Karanka at the Riverside.

# appointment - Thursday 1 June, 2017

One of the world's most highly-rated coaches confirmed as new Argentina boss
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One of the world's most highly-rated coaches confirmed as new Argentina boss

Jun 1st 2017, 10:23 PM 7,064 Views 0 Comments

Former Chile boss Jorge Sampaoli has officially cut his ties with Sevilla.

# appointment - Monday 20 March, 2017

Ex-Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor returns to take over at Leicester Tigers
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Ex-Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor returns to take over at Leicester Tigers

Mar 20th 2017, 6:47 PM 8,512 Views 16 Comments

The Australian returns to Welford Road after spells with Queensland Reds and Tonga.

# appointment - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Leicester confirm Shakespeare as the man they believe will save them from relegation
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Leicester confirm Shakespeare as the man they believe will save them from relegation

Mar 12th 2017, 4:38 PM 4,261 Views 9 Comments

He has been given the job until the end of the season.

# appointment - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

Ulster add former Welsh international Peel to coaching staff for next season
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Ulster add former Welsh international Peel to coaching staff for next season

Feb 15th 2017, 10:58 AM 7,591 Views 36 Comments

The coaching shake-up continues at the northern province.

# appointment - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Ex-Bolton and West Ham midfielder Kevin Nolan appointed manager of League Two club
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Ex-Bolton and West Ham midfielder Kevin Nolan appointed manager of League Two club

Jan 12th 2017, 5:06 PM 6,199 Views 9 Comments

The 34-year-old is taking over at Notts County.

# appointment - Thursday 5 January, 2017

39-year-old Marco Silva the man tasked with saving Hull from Premier League relegation
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39-year-old Marco Silva the man tasked with saving Hull from Premier League relegation

Jan 5th 2017, 12:47 PM 5,480 Views 4 Comments

An interesting appointment.

# appointment - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020
# Big Ambitions
# Big Ambitions

Coach of Olympic champion to lead Ireland's swimmers to Tokyo 2020

Nov 29th 2016, 11:49 AM 3,907 Views 2 Comments

Jon Rudd says he wants to help Ireland ‘find that elusive podium position at World and Olympic level.’

2-time All-Ireland winner Fitzgerald ratified as Kerry selector
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2-time All-Ireland winner Fitzgerald ratified as Kerry selector

Nov 29th 2016, 8:24 AM 3,617 Views 2 Comments

In 1997, he inspired the county to their first All-Ireland title since 1986, as his nine points in the final against Mayo proved crucial.

# appointment - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

One of Brian Cody's Kilkenny sidekicks has a big new hurling role in the GAA
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One of Brian Cody's Kilkenny sidekicks has a big new hurling role in the GAA

Jun 29th 2016, 1:47 PM 7,585 Views 11 Comments

Martin Fogarty is appointed the National Hurling Development manager.

# appointment - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Ephie Fitzgerald has been given the task of following one of the most successful managers in GAA history
# Tough Act To Follow
# Tough Act To Follow

Ephie Fitzgerald has been given the task of following one of the most successful managers in GAA history

Jan 26th 2016, 11:32 AM 8,132 Views 2 Comments

The former Clare selector will take over from Eamonn Ryan as manager of the Cork ladies footballers.

# appointment - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Earls backs 'incredible' appointment of Farrell as Ireland defence coach
# Shock Signing
# Shock Signing

Earls backs 'incredible' appointment of Farrell as Ireland defence coach

Jan 7th 2016, 6:00 AM 9,063 Views 8 Comments

Anthony Foley believes the former England coach is the right man for the job.

# appointment - Monday 16 November, 2015

Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning manager appointed as Tipperary supremo
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Dublin's 2010 All-Ireland winning manager appointed as Tipperary supremo

Nov 16th 2015, 11:40 AM 11,488 Views 3 Comments

Gerry McGill is the new man in charge of the Premier County’s intermediate ladies footballers.

# appointment - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Former SPL manager tasked with turning Derry City's fortunes around
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Former SPL manager tasked with turning Derry City's fortunes around

Nov 5th 2015, 7:08 PM 4,432 Views 0 Comments

Kenny Shiels becomes the club’s fifth manager in two years.

# appointment - Monday 26 October, 2015

Donal Óg Cusack leaves RTÉ to take up coaching role with Clare hurlers
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Donal Óg Cusack leaves RTÉ to take up coaching role with Clare hurlers

Oct 26th 2015, 3:02 PM 34,449 Views 60 Comments

The former Cork goalkeeper has also announced his retirement from club hurling.

# appointment - Friday 23 October, 2015

Down are set to appoint a new manager soon but won't say who
# Saga
# Saga

Down are set to appoint a new manager soon but won't say who

Oct 23rd 2015, 10:20 AM 1,730 Views 0 Comments

The wait goes on for Jim McCorry’s replacement.

# appointment - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Peader Healy appointed new Cork senior football manager
# New Boss
# New Boss

Peader Healy appointed new Cork senior football manager

Oct 17th 2015, 7:07 PM 8,048 Views 7 Comments

The Naomh Abán man has been given a two-year deal.

# appointment - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Football's worst kept secret has been confirmed but is Rafa the right man for Real?
# Senor Benitez
# Senor Benitez

Football's worst kept secret has been confirmed but is Rafa the right man for Real?

Jun 3rd 2015, 9:27 AM 5,433 Views 12 Comments

Will he be gone within a year?

# appointment - Friday 29 May, 2015

There's already one Irishman in the Lions squad for the 2017 tour to New Zealand
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There's already one Irishman in the Lions squad for the 2017 tour to New Zealand

May 29th 2015, 3:05 PM 11,124 Views 0 Comments

We’re already one up on England, Scotland and Wales.

# appointment - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Here's the new minister for drugs
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Here's the new minister for drugs

Apr 22nd 2015, 8:33 PM 17,021 Views 67 Comments

The government has agreed the appointment of a minister to deal with the National Drugs Strategy.

# appointment - Monday 16 March, 2015

The man who helped dump Ireland out of the 94 World Cup set to manage Sunderland
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The man who helped dump Ireland out of the 94 World Cup set to manage Sunderland

Mar 16th 2015, 11:53 PM 5,538 Views 3 Comments

The Dutchman has confirmed he will take charge of the club.

# appointment - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf From TheJournal.ie

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

Feb 25th 2015, 11:59 PM 16,345 Views 38 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation has called on the government to call a halt to insurance companies introducing such services.

# appointment - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Drogheda appoint Johnny McDonnell-Mark Kinsella management team
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Drogheda appoint Johnny McDonnell-Mark Kinsella management team

Nov 29th 2014, 12:19 AM 4,913 Views 4 Comments

Roy Keane is not the only Ireland player-turned-assistant making the news today.

# appointment - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Derval O'Rourke joins IRUPA as player development manager
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Derval O'Rourke joins IRUPA as player development manager

Nov 4th 2014, 7:46 PM 10,066 Views 20 Comments

The 33-year-old had been taking time out of sport since confirming her retirement from athletics last June.

# appointment - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Neil Redfearn has become Leeds' fourth manager in five months
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Neil Redfearn has become Leeds' fourth manager in five months

Nov 1st 2014, 2:30 PM 2,032 Views 4 Comments

The former Palace midfielder described the move as a “massive honour”.

# appointment - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Meet Gay Byrne's replacement as chair of the Road Safety Authority
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From TheJournal.ie
# Road Safety

Meet Gay Byrne's replacement as chair of the Road Safety Authority

Oct 29th 2014, 5:32 PM 20,445 Views 74 Comments

The former deputy leader of the Progressive Democrats will hold the position for five years.

# appointment - Sunday 5 October, 2014

'Conflict of interest' in RTÉ board nomination of alcohol group boss
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From TheJournal.ie
# DrinkAware.ie

'Conflict of interest' in RTÉ board nomination of alcohol group boss

Oct 5th 2014, 5:54 PM 12,888 Views 16 Comments

Fionnuala Sheehan is currently chair of MEAS, and has been nominated for a position.

# appointment - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Minister claims "no connection" between McNulty board appointment and Seanad nomination
# McNulty-gate
From TheJournal.ie
# McNulty-gate

Minister claims "no connection" between McNulty board appointment and Seanad nomination

Sep 27th 2014, 4:44 PM 6,403 Views 37 Comments

The opposition claim that the controversy is growing ‘shabbier by the day’.

# appointment - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

President Higgins has a new senior aide
# Secretary General
From TheJournal.ie
# Secretary General

President Higgins has a new senior aide

Jun 10th 2014, 10:00 PM 15,902 Views 14 Comments

The new Secretary General has been named as Art O’Leary.

# appointment - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Frances Fitzgerald is the new Justice Minister, Taoiseach takes over at Defence
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Frances Fitzgerald is the new Justice Minister, Taoiseach takes over at Defence

May 8th 2014, 10:45 PM 30,519 Views 146 Comments

Fine Gael party chairman Charlie Flanagan takes over as the Minister for Children and Youth Affairs.

Fitzgerald: There's been a crisis of confidence about the gardaí, and that has to change
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From TheJournal.ie
# New Minister

Fitzgerald: There's been a crisis of confidence about the gardaí, and that has to change

May 8th 2014, 5:00 PM 12,997 Views 61 Comments

Frances Fitzgerald paid tribute to the garda whistleblowers at her first press conference today, saying: “We do have to listen to critics.”

New Children's Minister is 'eminently qualified' and 'vastly experienced' - but who is he?
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# Background

New Children's Minister is 'eminently qualified' and 'vastly experienced' - but who is he?

May 8th 2014, 12:01 PM 15,675 Views 67 Comments

He previously served as Fine Gael front bench spokesperson on Children and Justice.

# appointment - Friday 4 April, 2014

Limerick City of Culture gets new director
# Fully Advertised
From TheJournal.ie
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Limerick City of Culture gets new director

Apr 4th 2014, 9:07 PM 10,881 Views 34 Comments

Mike Fitzpatrick currently holds the position as Interim Head.

# appointment - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Microsoft appoints Nadella as its new CEO
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From TheJournal.ie
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Microsoft appoints Nadella as its new CEO

Feb 4th 2014, 2:56 PM 6,752 Views 13 Comments

Nadella, who has been with Microsoft since 1992 and was executive vice president of Microsoft’s Cloud and Enterprise group, will take up the role with immediate effect.

# appointment - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Alan Mathews named as Bray Wanderers manager
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Alan Mathews named as Bray Wanderers manager

Jan 11th 2014, 12:07 PM 1,470 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, ex-player Barry O’Connor has been confirmed as the club’s assistant coach.

# appointment - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed as new Cardiff manager
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer confirmed as new Cardiff manager

Jan 2nd 2014, 3:34 PM 12,002 Views 44 Comments

The former Manchester United player has been heavily linked with the post of late.

# appointment - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Peter Canavan ratified as new manager of Cavan Gaels
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Peter Canavan ratified as new manager of Cavan Gaels

Dec 12th 2013, 10:09 AM 2,491 Views 0 Comments

The Tyrone icon is back in the game.

# appointment - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

'I wouldn't like to live close to a pylon, but who would?' - Incoming Eirgrid chair
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From TheJournal.ie
# Pylons

'I wouldn't like to live close to a pylon, but who would?' - Incoming Eirgrid chair

Dec 3rd 2013, 12:45 PM 14,347 Views 86 Comments

John O’Connor also “refuted emphatically” that he would have a conflict of interest in his new position having previously been the chairman of An Bord Pleanála.