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Dublin: 10°C Thursday 29 October 2020

Today’s News

Cork City vote overwhelmingly in favour of selling club to owner of Preston North End

A supporters’ trust established in 2007 has controlled the club since the beginning of the 2010 season.

Yesterday’s News

Blow for Munster as Ireland prop Kilcoyne facing extended layoff after ankle surgery

The province say he is ‘expected to be rehabbing for up to eight weeks’.

Female inter-county players spending up to €200 per week on fuel costs to get to training

The WGPA have released their findings from a new report, entitled ‘Levelling The Field’.

Here's the new Lions jersey for next summer's tour of South Africa

South Africa tour is due to kick off in June 2021.


Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Drogheda seal promotion to Premier Division

Tim Clancy’s men have pipped Bray Wanderers to the title.

20 years of Peil na mBan on TG4: All-Ireland Championships get underway this weekend

A busy schedule of live action starts on Friday night.

AFL stalwart Ablett played on with broken shoulder in Grand Final

The final was to be the 36-year-old’s final game before retirement and he played on despite the early blow.

Monday 26 October, 2020

'That's what Ireland need, multiple first receivers and an unpredictability'

Ireland’s attack came in for praise on the latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra.

Sunday 25 October, 2020

Waterford take the points as Dundalk turn their focus towards Arsenal clash

John Martin’s second-half header saw Waterford move up into fourth place.

Monaghan survive in Division 1 after nervy draw against Meath

Meath rallied in additional time to earn their first point of the campaign.

Friday 23 October, 2020

France agree to play Women's Six Nations against Ireland in Dublin instead of Lille

Ireland’s final game of the competition was due to take place in Stadium Lille Métropole on Saturday.

'Players have to be in good form... if it's important for a horse, it's surely important for a human'

Len Gaynor is our guest on this week’s episode of Warriors.

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'I don't think an exception should be made for Zebo': Watch our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview

Former Ireland rugby internationals Andrew Trimble, Niamh Briggs and Ian Keatley were in top form on Thursday night.

David Meyler: It's been a difficult time for Harry Maguire but I've no doubt he'll bounce back

In this week’s column, the Corkman speaks about a former team-mate and gives his predictions for Villa-Leeds.


Thursday 22 October, 2020

Dan Leavy back in Leinster matchday squad after long injury layoff

The Grand Slam winner has had a tough road back.

Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Dublin, Offaly and Laois advance as Leinster U20 Hurling Championship games go ahead

The competition will be postponed indefinitely from midnight.

Tuesday 20 October, 2020

Drama out west as Drogheda bring title race down to the wire after big win over 10-man Galway

18-year-old Brandon Bermingham was on the double in the comeback win, on a night to forget for John Caulfield and the Tribesmen.

Slovakia name new boss for Euro play-off final after sacking Hapal eight days post-Ireland win

Štefan Tarkovič is in the hot seat for next month’s showdown Northern Ireland.

Sunday 18 October, 2020

Tipperary progress, Antrim hurlers back in Division 1 and Clare name team for Munster opener

Here’s some of the day’s main hurling talking points.


Friday 16 October, 2020

Cabinteely miss chance to secure play-offs with heavy UCD defeat

The students have instead put one foot in the post-season series with a 5-1 win.

Crowley returns for Kerry, Mayo name two debutants for Galway clash

The Allianz Leagues return this weekend after a seven-month hiatus.

Slovakia sack coach Pavel Hapal eight days after Ireland play-off victory

Slovakia in search of a new manager ahead of next month’s Euros play-off against Northern Ireland.

Kerry U20 footballers hit by Covid-19 case a day before All-Ireland semi-final

A number of the player’s team-mates are also now self-isolating, with tomorrow’s last-four tie against Galway set to go ahead.

Get free tickets for our Guinness Six Nations virtual preview with Andrew Trimble tomorrow evening

Ian Keatley and Niamh Briggs will also join The42′s Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey ahead of this weekend’s international rugby.

David Meyler: Everton have been a breath of fresh air but Reds will bounce back in Merseyside derby

In his first column, the former Ireland midfielder gives his predictions on Ancelotti v Klopp and singles out Jayson Molumby for praise.

Thursday 15 October, 2020

Shamrock Rovers made to wait to clinch the title as Covid-19 cases force postponements

The Hoops could have been crowned champions tomorrow night.

Dublin unveil new jersey ahead of 2020 GAA Championships

Sky blue kit will be worn by the county teams in all four codes.

Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Moycullen players unavailable to Galway teams due to local Covid-19 outbreak

The news comes ahead of the return of inter-county action this weekend.

Limerick All-Ireland winning defender major doubt with serious knee injury

Manager John Kiely says Mike Casey must undergo scans to assess the damage.

Go inside John Delaney's FAI with Champagne Football on TV tonight

The show will air at 9pm on Virgin Media.

Join The42, Andrew Trimble and special guests for our virtual Guinness Six Nations event

The panel will chat with our own Murray Kinsella and Gavan Casey ahead of Ireland’s penultimate match, which is rescheduled for next weekend.

Monday 12 October, 2020

David Humphreys and Neil Doak join Georgia's coaching staff

The former Ulster duo are on board ahead of the Nations Cup campaign next month.

Sunday 11 October, 2020

McCabe produces two assists as leaders Arsenal maintain their 100% record

The Gunners defeated a Brighton side featuring three Ireland internationals 5-0 this afternoon.

Haaland bags his first hat-trick for Norway

Borussia Dortmund’s young striker has six goals in as many international caps.

Saturday 10 October, 2020

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Benetton Treviso put up a superb fight but Leinster prevail to win yet again

Leinster overcame a spirited display from the Italians but in the end they deserved their 37-25 victory.

Thursday 8 October, 2020

Will Ireland and Wales both find the net? 5 tips for this weekend's international football

Johnny Ward brings you his Uefa Nations League picks, plus the latest odds from William Hill.

'As soon as he's had a little dip, he's out of the squad completely, which is harsh'

John Cooney’s omission from the Ireland squad was discussed on today’s episode of The42 Rugby Weekly.

Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Ireland youngster wants to 'affect the game' more

Brighton midfielder Jayson Molumby admits he is far from the finished product.

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'A comment from the press box was 'So much for the revolution'. You're thinking 'Cop yourselves on''

David Sneyd and Johnny Ward join Gavan Casey and Gavin Cooney to preview Ireland’s Euro 2020 play-off on our new show, The Punt.

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