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Yesterday’s News


Yesterday’s News

A return to Umbro and no sponsor as new Ireland home and away jerseys released

The range also includes bespoke women’s shirts for the first time.

Wednesday 28 October, 2020

'It goes down to the female attitude of, 'We just get on with it.' We don't value our time enough'

The WGPA released the findings of a report today into the lives and experiences of female inter-county players.

'It was somewhere north of €50,000' - multi-All-Ireland winner on fuel costs during Cork career

Aoife Murray travelled between Dublin and Cork for much of her inter-county playing days.

Tuesday 27 October, 2020

'It was my first time on the M50' - O'Shea and Kerry driving solo towards championship

The Kenmare star and his team-mates travelled up to Monaghan earlier this month.


'No matter if it's true, they want to be first to say it' - McKenna on AFL media as Tyrone career takes flight

Conor McKenna was at the centre of a media storm in Australia after testing positive for Covid-19.

Monday 26 October, 2020

'Devastating' and 'drastic' - Galway boss hits out at decision to cut 10 teams from championship

Cathal Murray’s intermediate side had already played one game before the announcement was made.

Sunday 25 October, 2020

Tipperary footballers retain Division 3 status while Leitrim suffer drop

There was plenty to play for in the final round of league games this weekend.

Ireland 'satisfied' with gritty Italy win and grateful for France gesture to play final Six Nations game in Dublin

Adam Griggs’ side has one more game to play after picking up another home win on Saturday night.

Saturday 24 October, 2020

Three-try Ireland complete Italian job to maintain winning home Six Nations form

Adam Griggs’ charges got their campaign back underway with a win at Energia Park.

Thursday 22 October, 2020

'They're wise heads' - A first start for Ireland in experienced company as Six Nations resumes

Dorothy Wall has been named to start against Italy after some impressive appearances earlier this year.

'Absolutely scary... We're grateful it was found early' - Ireland welcome back Naoupu after health scare

The star centre is among a list of key players that have returned to the squad in time for their Six Nations clash with Italy.

Wednesday 21 October, 2020

As it happened: Ajax v Liverpool, Champions League

Catch up on all the action from Liverpool’s opening Group D win in Amsterdam.

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Ireland trio named in English top-flight team of the week ahead of crunch Euro qualifer

Denise O’Sullivan, Katie McCabe and Grace Moloney have all been included.

Tuesday 20 October, 2020

'It did feel like a kick in the stomach. We had genuine reasons to leave the panel'

Róisín Ambrose is part of a group of nine players who are unavailable to play for Limerick.

Monday 19 October, 2020

Louth captain criticises testing procedures and slams former players for 'driving' GAA to play games

Bevan Duffy says it’s unfair to put amateur athletes under pressure to play matches.

'Take your time, reflect and get it right' - League Sunday pundits back Leitrim's call to hand walkover

Terry Hyland’s side withdrew from their Division 3 clash with Down over the weekend.

Saturday 17 October, 2020

Working as a midwife during Covid and offering to move championship game to prevent Cork strike

Galway’s Emma Helebert speaks to The42 ahead of the All-Ireland camogie championship.

Friday 16 October, 2020

Harrington three off the lead after impressive second round at Scottish Championship

Matt Wallace is in the lead heading into the weekend at St Andrew’s.

Ireland international Pilkington joins Robbie Fowler's Indian Super League side

The 32-year-old is coming on board with East Bengal for the upcoming season.

'There’s a lot of people calling for the matches to be stopped which I don’t agree with'

Michael Duignan says the GAA competitions ‘are worth fighting for’ as action resumes this weekend.

Worries for players hiding potential Covid symptoms and lack of recognition for brother's retirement

Seán Cavanagh was speaking ahead of the inter-county action that gets underway this weekend.

'I wish the Camogie Association and LGFA would realise we want the best for both sets of players'

Dual player fixture clashes continue to impact players in both codes.

'Absolutely crazy... counties more than 100km apart should play in neutral venues'

Pat Spillane’s Kerry face a long journey to Monaghan this weekend.

Thursday 15 October, 2020

Cork camogie championship clash with Galway moved to avoid dual player fixture clash

The Group 1 clash has been moved to Sunday 8 November.

Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Wexford FC to forfeit 4 matches after being found in breach of fielding ineligible player

The First Division games took place between July and August of this year.

Ireland's Coleman expected to be fit for Merseyside derby following hamstring issue

The defender picked up a hamstring strain in action against Brighton earlier this month.

Tuesday 13 October, 2020

'I got so upset because I was so relieved that I hadn't been in contact with anybody else'

Grace Walsh has recently returned to work after spending two weeks in isolation.

'No doubt about it, we're still in this European Championship' - Ireland U21 boss

Ireland have two big qualifying games next month after losing out to Italy this evening.

Monday 12 October, 2020

'It'll be good for him' - Canning backs All-Ireland winning team-mate to thrive with Westmeath

Davy Glennon recently declared for the Leinster county through the parental rule.

'Unfortunate timing' of Tipp's trip to Spain, the pain of losing on penalties and Bonner's return

Brendan Maher is gearing up for a unique hurling championship in 2020.

'I don't understand why we're playing with yellow sliotars. It's a strange decision' - Canning

The GAA announced the introduction of the yellow sliotars on Friday.

Sunday 11 October, 2020

Puspure claims gold at European Rowing Championships as Ireland win medals in four events

Fintan McCarthy was the Irish rower of the day to secure a medal in the lightweight men’s sculls.

As it happened: Republic of Ireland v Wales, Nations League

Stephen Kenny’s side were held to a draw after what was a difficult week.

Saturday 10 October, 2020

'You're going to have GAA clubs preparing for a potential semi-final or final that may never be played'

Bart Gilmartin of the Old Leighlin Ladies team in Carlow explains how this decision impacts clubs around the country.

Yellow sliotars to be used in 2020 All-Ireland senior hurling championship

The regulations for the upcoming fixtures have been announced.

Friday 9 October, 2020

Longford Town bounce back against Cabinteely while Cobh put four goals past Wexford Youths

There were three games down for decision in the First Division this evening.

Tributes paid following sudden death of Irish Olympian Pat Hooper

Pat Hooper represented Ireland at the 1980 Olympic Games.

'I would put him in the same bracket as Eric Cantona who could do things that others couldn't'

Marc Ó Sé talks about recently retired Dublin legend Diarmuid Connolly as our guest on this week’s edition of the Warriors podcast.

Thursday 8 October, 2020

Backing GAA split season and lamenting four-time All-Ireland winners' drop to senior B

Ollie Canning says separating the club and inter-county seasons is the best solution for players.

Lack of crowd in Croke Park could work against six-in-a-row chasers Dublin - Donaghy

The 2020 inter-county championships will be played behind closed doors due to Covid-19.

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