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Thursday 18 February, 2021

'The best of the best' - Limerick GAA pay tribute to key behind-the-scenes figure in All-Ireland wins
# RIP
# RIP

'The best of the best' - Limerick GAA pay tribute to key behind-the-scenes figure in All-Ireland wins

Feb 18th 2021, 8:55 PM 10,931 Views 3 Comments

Physiotherapist Mark Van Drumpt passed away following an illness.

Wednesday 17 February, 2021

GAA name Amazon Prime as potential new bidder for broadcast rights
# Streaming
# Streaming

GAA name Amazon Prime as potential new bidder for broadcast rights

Feb 17th 2021, 9:39 AM 8,276 Views 10 Comments

‘I would be very confident that we’ll have a very healthy discussion with the existing partners but there are newcomers coming into that frame too, like Amazon for example.’

Tuesday 16 February, 2021

'It's hopefully the start of a fairytale story' - Kilkenny ladies football team set to return
# Comeback Cats
# Comeback Cats

'It's hopefully the start of a fairytale story' - Kilkenny ladies football team set to return

Feb 16th 2021, 5:00 PM 6,712 Views 0 Comments

Ladies football on Noreside is on an upward trajectory.

Stoke City vow to 'bring the perpetrators to justice' after vile online abuse of McClean
# Statement
# Statement

Stoke City vow to 'bring the perpetrators to justice' after vile online abuse of McClean

Feb 16th 2021, 3:48 PM 2,931 Views 1 Comment

The Republic of Ireland winger and his wife have highlighted the ‘anti-Irish abuse’ and threats they have received.

Monday 15 February, 2021

FAI and PFA condemn social media abuse and death threats directed at James McClean
# Support
# Support

FAI and PFA condemn social media abuse and death threats directed at James McClean

Feb 15th 2021, 10:00 PM 28,329 Views 41 Comments

The Ireland and Stoke City winger has highlighted the ‘anti-Irish abuse’ he has received.

'A shining light' and 'a live wire' - the nine Irish stars that featured Down Under this weekend
# Closer Look
# Closer Look

'A shining light' and 'a live wire' - the nine Irish stars that featured Down Under this weekend

Feb 15th 2021, 7:21 PM 5,995 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary team-mates went head-to-head, while there was a different kind of Dublin-Mayo showdown. Here’s the view of an AFLW expert ahead of TG4′s highlights show.

'It's the right thing for me to do at the right time' - Dual star Noonan puts full focus on soccer for now
# Shel Shock
# Shel Shock

'It's the right thing for me to do at the right time' - Dual star Noonan puts full focus on soccer for now

Feb 15th 2021, 6:37 PM 4,090 Views 0 Comments

Shelbourne’s new signing on her decision to step away from the Cork ladies footballers as she targets an international breakthrough.

Sunday 14 February, 2021

Facing The Master: The brilliance of Eamonn Ryan - by those who tried to beat him
# Legend
# Legend

Facing The Master: The brilliance of Eamonn Ryan - by those who tried to beat him

Feb 14th 2021, 8:00 AM 21,639 Views 3 Comments

An insight into coming up against the legendary Cork coach on the one-month anniversary of his death.

Saturday 13 February, 2021

Power's stunning form continues on successful day for Irish women's middle-distance running
# Winning
# Winning

Power's stunning form continues on successful day for Irish women's middle-distance running

Updated Feb 13th 2021, 9:50 PM 11,075 Views 5 Comments

The Dubliner produced another impressive 800m win in Belgium, while Síofra Cléirigh Büttner ran a big 1500m in Boston.

Friday 12 February, 2021

Dublin-Mayo rivalry renewed and Tipp team-mates go head-to-head in Australia this weekend
# Irish In Aflw
# Irish In Aflw

Dublin-Mayo rivalry renewed and Tipp team-mates go head-to-head in Australia this weekend

Feb 12th 2021, 5:33 PM 3,861 Views 0 Comments

What to expect from the AFLW’s Irish stars in Round Three, courtesy of an expert on the ground Down Under.

A central pillar of Dublin hurling calls time on inter-county career after 11 years
# End Of The Road
# End Of The Road

A central pillar of Dublin hurling calls time on inter-county career after 11 years

Feb 12th 2021, 9:46 AM 12,202 Views 0 Comments

‘The dream was to win an All-Ireland but unfortunately it wasn’t to be. I can only hope that chapter will be written in my absence.’

Thursday 11 February, 2021

Three-time All-Star and Thomastown ace to captain champions Kilkenny in 2021
# Captain Farrell
# Captain Farrell

Three-time All-Star and Thomastown ace to captain champions Kilkenny in 2021

Feb 11th 2021, 1:00 PM 9,266 Views 0 Comments

Meighan Farrell will lead the Cats’ O’Duffy Cup title defence.

Teams of the 2020 Championships to be revealed and top ladies football stars honoured this month
# All-Stars
# All-Stars

Teams of the 2020 Championships to be revealed and top ladies football stars honoured this month

Feb 11th 2021, 11:06 AM 3,489 Views 0 Comments

TG4 will show a special awards programme on Saturday, 27 February.

Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Table-toppers Chelsea return to winning ways against Arsenal, Ireland's Connolly stars for Brighton again
# WSL
# WSL

Table-toppers Chelsea return to winning ways against Arsenal, Ireland's Connolly stars for Brighton again

Feb 10th 2021, 11:55 PM 4,042 Views 0 Comments

A disappointing defeat, another huge performance and a controversial postponement – it was a mixed night for the Irish in the Women’s Super League.

Inter-county GAA no longer allowed in Level 5, with no activity until Easter at earliest
# Development
# Development

Inter-county GAA no longer allowed in Level 5, with no activity until Easter at earliest

Feb 10th 2021, 7:44 PM 30,958 Views 32 Comments

A letter was sent to county boards this evening following a meeting of the GAA’s Covid Advisory Group.

Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Standout performances, nasty injuries and sanctions - 10 Irish stars feature in latest AFLW action
# Analysis From Oz
# Analysis From Oz

Standout performances, nasty injuries and sanctions - 10 Irish stars feature in latest AFLW action

Feb 9th 2021, 5:22 PM 4,047 Views 1 Comment

Niamh Kelly and Ailish Considine suffered injury setbacks in Round Two, while Orla O’Dwyer and Sinéad Goldrick were the pick of the Irish.

Leinster's Jack Conan called into Ireland squad as France prep continues
# Update
# Update

Leinster's Jack Conan called into Ireland squad as France prep continues

Feb 9th 2021, 11:12 AM 12,564 Views 52 Comments

Gavin Coombes has returned to Munster.

2020 double champions Peamount to kick off league title defence against Wexford Youths
# WNL
# WNL

2020 double champions Peamount to kick off league title defence against Wexford Youths

Feb 9th 2021, 9:48 AM 914 Views 0 Comments

The 2021 SSE Airtricity Women’s National League fixtures have been unveiled.

Friday 5 February, 2021

Cora 'back terrorising defences' and returning Rowe - what to expect from the AFLW's Irish this weekend
# Expert's View
# Expert's View

Cora 'back terrorising defences' and returning Rowe - what to expect from the AFLW's Irish this weekend

Feb 5th 2021, 6:15 AM 5,133 Views 0 Comments

After a turbulent week, it’s all eyes on Round Two and the football itself.

Tuesday 2 February, 2021

'A huge step for the club' - Cork City women to play home matches at Turner's Cross
# History
# History

'A huge step for the club' - Cork City women to play home matches at Turner's Cross

Feb 2nd 2021, 11:07 AM 1,411 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere in WNL news, DLR manager Graham Kelly has signed a new two-year contract.

Cork defender Clancy calls time on inter-county football career
# Rebel Retirement
# Rebel Retirement

Cork defender Clancy calls time on inter-county football career

Feb 2nd 2021, 9:31 AM 5,456 Views 1 Comment

The Fermoy man made his senior debut in 2013.

Cheddar Plunkett's return as Laois hurling boss and management team confirmed
# Ready To Rock
# Ready To Rock

Cheddar Plunkett's return as Laois hurling boss and management team confirmed

Feb 2nd 2021, 8:18 AM 5,354 Views 2 Comments

Ex-Laois football manager John Sugrue and former Limerick and Galway coaches are all on board.

Monday 1 February, 2021

'She's setting the standard' - a closer look at the nine Irish players that featured in AFLW openers
# Analysis From Oz
# Analysis From Oz

'She's setting the standard' - a closer look at the nine Irish players that featured in AFLW openers

Updated Feb 1st 2021, 9:34 PM 26,223 Views 4 Comments

The view of an expert Down Under ahead of TG4′s highlights show this evening.

'This is a clean slate' - New Mayo ladies boss Moyles opens door to departed players
# Fresh Start
# Fresh Start

'This is a clean slate' - New Mayo ladies boss Moyles opens door to departed players

Feb 1st 2021, 4:24 PM 4,215 Views 0 Comments

12 players – eight of those from Carnacon – left the panel in 2018.

Tottenham and Ireland striker Parrott drops down a division in new loan move
# Fly Away
# Fly Away

Tottenham and Ireland striker Parrott drops down a division in new loan move

Feb 1st 2021, 2:42 PM 43,799 Views 32 Comments

The 18-year-old heads to Ipswich Town after his Millwall spell was cut short.

GAA championship draws postponed amidst ongoing Covid uncertainty
# At A Standstill
# At A Standstill

GAA championship draws postponed amidst ongoing Covid uncertainty

Feb 1st 2021, 2:22 PM 3,608 Views 0 Comments

The42 understands that the draws will not take place until after collective training returns.

Lockdown, teams in isolation and games postponed - AFLW season thrown into early disarray
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Lockdown, teams in isolation and games postponed - AFLW season thrown into early disarray

Feb 1st 2021, 10:49 AM 6,536 Views 1 Comment

14 Irish players are involved Down Under.

Sunday 31 January, 2021

'One of the most exciting Irish talents' helps North Melbourne power top of AFLW ladder
# Kangaroos
# Kangaroos

'One of the most exciting Irish talents' helps North Melbourne power top of AFLW ladder

Jan 31st 2021, 4:33 PM 8,087 Views 0 Comments

Mayo star Aileen Gilroy picked up where she left off in North’s emphatic opening round win over Geelong.

Former Mayo player and club All-Ireland winner named county's new ladies football boss
# Green And Red
# Green And Red

Former Mayo player and club All-Ireland winner named county's new ladies football boss

Jan 31st 2021, 3:16 PM 9,018 Views 1 Comment

Michael Moyles succeeds Peter Leahy in the role.

Saturday 30 January, 2021

'The Irish aren't just making up numbers, they're actually some of the best players in the league'
# Expert's View
# Expert's View

'The Irish aren't just making up numbers, they're actually some of the best players in the league'

Jan 30th 2021, 6:15 AM 7,103 Views 3 Comments

As TG4′s AFLW coverage kicks off today, an in-depth look at how the Irish contingent will fare with CrossCoders agent Jason Hill.

Friday 29 January, 2021

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'
# Keith Higgins
# Keith Higgins

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'

Jan 29th 2021, 11:32 AM 5,999 Views 0 Comments

Mayo stalwart Keith Higgins on his inter-county retirement, how ‘lucky’ he was to get so long and his future with the county’s hurlers.

New Zealand face Australia in 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup opener, as Ireland sit tight
# Schedule
# Schedule

New Zealand face Australia in 2021 Women's Rugby World Cup opener, as Ireland sit tight

Jan 29th 2021, 10:31 AM 3,108 Views 1 Comment

Adam Griggs’ side are yet to qualify amidst uncertainty due to the pandemic.

Thursday 28 January, 2021

Ireland goalkeeper finds new club after Newcastle departure last summer
# Hornets' Nest
# Hornets' Nest

Ireland goalkeeper finds new club after Newcastle departure last summer

Jan 28th 2021, 5:27 PM 10,551 Views 1 Comment

Rob Elliot has signed for Watford until the end of the season.

Irish star kicks first goal of 2021 AFLW season and inspires Collingwood to victory
# Flying Start
# Flying Start

Irish star kicks first goal of 2021 AFLW season and inspires Collingwood to victory

Jan 28th 2021, 1:04 PM 9,124 Views 6 Comments

Cavan’s Aishling Sheridan was on the double, as Sarah Rowe missed out through injury.

Profiles, fixtures, TV - Everything you need to know about the Irish stars lining out in the AFLW
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Profiles, fixtures, TV - Everything you need to know about the Irish stars lining out in the AFLW

Jan 28th 2021, 6:15 AM 9,948 Views 0 Comments

14 players are involved, with seven counties represented across eight clubs.

Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Experienced Galway boss - who steered U21s to All-Ireland final - takes charge of Tribe ladies
# Ratified
# Ratified

Experienced Galway boss - who steered U21s to All-Ireland final - takes charge of Tribe ladies

Jan 27th 2021, 11:45 PM 4,377 Views 0 Comments

Gerry Fahy succeeds Tim Rabbitt in the role, having been involved in his backroom team in 2020.

Monday 25 January, 2021

Cork City midfielder returns to English football, signing for Watford after stint on Leeside
# Moving On
# Moving On

Cork City midfielder returns to English football, signing for Watford after stint on Leeside

Jan 25th 2021, 5:06 PM 8,589 Views 1 Comment

Henry Ochieng joins the Hornets’ U23s.

Boost for Bohemians as highly-rated Irish underage international re-signs
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

Boost for Bohemians as highly-rated Irish underage international re-signs

Jan 25th 2021, 4:38 PM 6,231 Views 1 Comment

Andy Lyons had attracted interest from across the water, but commits his future to the Dubliners.

All-Star midfielder and Carnacon great open to Mayo return under new management
# Clean Slate
# Clean Slate

All-Star midfielder and Carnacon great open to Mayo return under new management

Jan 25th 2021, 11:04 AM 9,196 Views 0 Comments

Fiona McHale has been absent from the set-up since 2018.

Sunday 24 January, 2021

'Awesome!' - Darren Clarke wins second straight PGA Tour Champions title
# Flying The Flag
# Flying The Flag

'Awesome!' - Darren Clarke wins second straight PGA Tour Champions title

Jan 24th 2021, 9:25 PM 79,389 Views 16 Comments

The 2011 Open champion won again in Hualalai.