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#Back In The Game

# back-in-the-game - Friday 29 January, 2021

Adam Idah returns for Norwich City after 11-week injury lay-off
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Adam Idah returns for Norwich City after 11-week injury lay-off

Jan 29th 2021, 4:06 PM 3,345 Views 0 Comments

The 19-year-old striker is in contention to play for the Championship leaders against Middlesbrough tomorrow.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Green hue to Joe Biden's team grows as Irish-American Samantha Power picked to lead aid agency
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Green hue to Joe Biden's team grows as Irish-American Samantha Power picked to lead aid agency

Jan 13th 2021, 12:30 PM 42,225 Views 46 Comments

Power served as UN Ambassador in Barack Obama’s administration.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 17 December, 2020

'I had to go to Limerick to find a job and work my way through the leagues to get to where I am now'
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'I had to go to Limerick to find a job and work my way through the leagues to get to where I am now'

Dec 17th 2020, 7:36 PM 12,665 Views 8 Comments

Sam Allardyce, who began his management career in the League of Ireland in 1991, was unveiled as new West Brom boss today.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 27 November, 2020

Ex-England defender Lescott in line to come out of retirement with Spanish fourth-tier club
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Ex-England defender Lescott in line to come out of retirement with Spanish fourth-tier club

Nov 27th 2020, 1:34 PM 7,103 Views 4 Comments

The 38-year-old hung up his boots in 2017, but could appear for Racing Murcia against Levante in the Copa Del Rey.

# back-in-the-game - Monday 2 November, 2020

Ex-Ireland boss Mick McCarthy confirmed as new manager of Cypriot club APOEL
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Ex-Ireland boss Mick McCarthy confirmed as new manager of Cypriot club APOEL

Nov 2nd 2020, 11:52 AM 22,475 Views 17 Comments

The 61-year-old takes charge of the most successful club in Cyprus on a deal that runs until May 2022.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

From 'fan girl' to first choice: Littlejohn making the most of her second coming
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From 'fan girl' to first choice: Littlejohn making the most of her second coming

Oct 21st 2020, 7:00 AM 3,754 Views 0 Comments

The Leicester City midfielder has thrived since being brought back in from the international wilderness.

# back-in-the-game - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Ex-Irish international Chris Hughton back in management after landing Nottingham Forest job
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Ex-Irish international Chris Hughton back in management after landing Nottingham Forest job

Oct 6th 2020, 7:19 PM 9,528 Views 10 Comments

The former Brighton and Newcastle boss has been confirmed as Sabri Lamouchi’s successor.

# back-in-the-game - Monday 28 September, 2020

Ireland left-back Cunningham completes return from injury with first Championship outing in a year
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Ireland left-back Cunningham completes return from injury with first Championship outing in a year

Sep 28th 2020, 2:22 PM 6,324 Views 1 Comment

The Galway native played 90 minutes for Cardiff City on Saturday.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 21 August, 2020

Galway United appoint John Caulfield as new manager
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Galway United appoint John Caulfield as new manager

Aug 21st 2020, 3:16 PM 7,335 Views 1 Comment

The former Cork City boss takes over with the club mired near the foot of the First Divison.

Successful return from 18-month absence for former Ireland U21 captain
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Successful return from 18-month absence for former Ireland U21 captain

Aug 21st 2020, 2:28 PM 7,001 Views 1 Comment

Tommie Hoban helped Aberdeen to get the better of St Johnstone in the Scottish Premiership.

# back-in-the-game - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Sacked ex-Watford boss makes return to management in La Liga
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Sacked ex-Watford boss makes return to management in La Liga

Jul 28th 2020, 11:26 AM 7,875 Views 0 Comments

Javi Gracia, who guided Watford to the 2019 FA Cup final, has taken charge at Valencia.

# back-in-the-game - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Jerry Flannery joins Premiership club Harlequins as lineout coach
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Jerry Flannery joins Premiership club Harlequins as lineout coach

Jun 9th 2020, 4:55 PM 20,432 Views 9 Comments

The 41-year-old left his role as forwards coach of Munster last year.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

A life in corporate banking beckoned before a twist of fate turned Alan Mathews' world upside down
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A life in corporate banking beckoned before a twist of fate turned Alan Mathews' world upside down

Feb 12th 2020, 8:00 AM 6,808 Views 1 Comment

The new St Patrick’s Athletic boss insists the club are taking a ‘collaborative approach’ with their management structure for this season.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Klinsmann installed as head coach of Bundesliga club
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Klinsmann installed as head coach of Bundesliga club

Nov 27th 2019, 11:12 AM 6,142 Views 0 Comments

With Ante Covic sacked, the former Germany and US manager has been handed the Hertha Berlin job.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

The issues that Mourinho must address at Tottenham
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The issues that Mourinho must address at Tottenham

Nov 20th 2019, 3:30 PM 12,944 Views 14 Comments

After 11 months out of management, the Portuguese coach has returned to the Premier League.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 15 November, 2019

Sam Warburton named as part of Pivac's new Wales coaching staff
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Sam Warburton named as part of Pivac's new Wales coaching staff

Nov 15th 2019, 5:25 PM 7,913 Views 5 Comments

The 31-year-old will take up a role as technical advisor for defence and breakdown.

# back-in-the-game - Saturday 24 August, 2019

Roche earns first international call-up since 2017 as Ireland name squad for Euro qualifier
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Roche earns first international call-up since 2017 as Ireland name squad for Euro qualifier

Aug 24th 2019, 1:14 PM 8,235 Views 1 Comment

Glasgow City’s Clare Shine also returns ahead of the clash with Montenegro next month.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Kerry star O'Brien cleared for All-Ireland final after successful black card appeal
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Kerry star O'Brien cleared for All-Ireland final after successful black card appeal

Aug 15th 2019, 9:57 PM 14,349 Views 34 Comments

The Kenmare forward received the sanction in their Super 8s clash with Meath.

# back-in-the-game - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Fury confirms second Las Vegas bout for September against unbeaten Swede Wallin
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Fury confirms second Las Vegas bout for September against unbeaten Swede Wallin

Aug 13th 2019, 3:14 PM 4,372 Views 0 Comments

The Gypsy King returns to the ring with a rematch against Deontay Wilder on course for 2020.

# back-in-the-game - Monday 15 July, 2019

Mourinho targets return to management and hints at Bundesliga interest
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Mourinho targets return to management and hints at Bundesliga interest

Jul 15th 2019, 8:47 AM 6,307 Views 5 Comments

The manger also discussed Inter’s Scudetto chances this year with Gazzetta dello Sport.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ex-Ireland international agrees to 7th managerial gig in 4 years
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Ex-Ireland international agrees to 7th managerial gig in 4 years

Jan 9th 2019, 8:11 PM 11,166 Views 4 Comments

John Sheridan has agreed to take charge of Chesterfield for the second time.

# back-in-the-game - Monday 24 December, 2018

Shamrock Rovers legend Cousins returning to management with the Hoops
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Shamrock Rovers legend Cousins returning to management with the Hoops

Dec 24th 2018, 10:06 AM 5,894 Views 1 Comment

The ex-Longford Town boss will be in charge of the club’s U17s in the National League.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 14 December, 2018

After 7 tough months out and a missed World Cup, Arsenal star insists his season starts now
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After 7 tough months out and a missed World Cup, Arsenal star insists his season starts now

Dec 14th 2018, 7:15 AM 3,978 Views 1 Comment

Defender Laurent Koscielny made a successful comeback from injury in Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Qarabag.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Dublin's first All-Ireland winning manager takes over as Carlow ladies football boss
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Dublin's first All-Ireland winning manager takes over as Carlow ladies football boss

Dec 13th 2018, 9:21 AM 8,251 Views 1 Comment

Carlow have announced the appointment of Donegal native Gerry McGill for the 2019 season.

# back-in-the-game - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Free agent Stephen Ireland earns short-term deal with Championship club
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Free agent Stephen Ireland earns short-term deal with Championship club

Oct 9th 2018, 10:48 PM 14,293 Views 7 Comments

The 32-year-old midfielder has joined Bolton Wanderers.

# back-in-the-game - Sunday 30 September, 2018

The return of the man the UFC couldn't afford to live without
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The return of the man the UFC couldn't afford to live without

Sep 30th 2018, 10:00 AM 41,268 Views 29 Comments

Conor McGregor doesn’t need the fight game. But the fight game needs him, writes Jeremy Botter.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 28 September, 2018

Former Italian PM Berlusconi returns to football after selling AC Milan
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Former Italian PM Berlusconi returns to football after selling AC Milan

Sep 28th 2018, 3:11 PM 6,026 Views 1 Comment

The 81-year-old has bought Serie C side Monza.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Ostracised former Pro Bowler who protested with Kaepernick finally lands at new NFL team
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Ostracised former Pro Bowler who protested with Kaepernick finally lands at new NFL team

Sep 27th 2018, 5:59 PM 8,599 Views 4 Comments

Eric Reid was the second NFL player to protest against police brutality and racial injustice during the anthem, joining then-teammate Colin Kaepernick.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 31 August, 2018

Rovers climb back up to a European spot with a comprehensive win over Bray
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Rovers climb back up to a European spot with a comprehensive win over Bray

Aug 31st 2018, 10:06 PM 2,962 Views 0 Comments

Goals from Ronan Finn, Dylan Watts and Brandon Miele guaranteed all three points for Stephen Bradley’s side.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 3 August, 2018

Return of the Mac! Conor McGregor booked to fight for UFC title in October
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Return of the Mac! Conor McGregor booked to fight for UFC title in October

Aug 3rd 2018, 10:27 PM 59,633 Views 141 Comments

In his first MMA bout in two years, McGregor will take on lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 26 July, 2018

McGregor in talks to make UFC comeback, Khabib 'the most likely opponent'
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McGregor in talks to make UFC comeback, Khabib 'the most likely opponent'

Jul 26th 2018, 5:17 PM 10,706 Views 24 Comments

The former two-weight champion could return to the Octagon this year, according to his manager Audie Attar.

# back-in-the-game - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Home comforts! Cavaliers rout Celtics to cut series deficit to 2-1
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Home comforts! Cavaliers rout Celtics to cut series deficit to 2-1

May 20th 2018, 10:06 AM 4,520 Views 2 Comments

After back-to-back defeats in Boston, the Cavaliers returned home to Cleveland and made a statement.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 25 January, 2018

'Real champ' Diaz planning summer return but McGregor trilogy not on offer
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'Real champ' Diaz planning summer return but McGregor trilogy not on offer

Jan 25th 2018, 3:21 PM 6,014 Views 4 Comments

Diaz hasn’t fought since suffering a majority-decision defeat to Conor McGregor in their August 2016 rematch.

# back-in-the-game - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Good news for Walters as he plays 90 minutes and scores in first outing in 4 months
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Good news for Walters as he plays 90 minutes and scores in first outing in 4 months

Dec 19th 2017, 10:40 PM 20,428 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland striker, who’s been out since August, came through 90 minutes of a friendly against Wigan.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Normal service resumes! Eli Manning returns as starting quarterback
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Normal service resumes! Eli Manning returns as starting quarterback

Dec 6th 2017, 9:56 PM 4,201 Views 0 Comments

The two-time Super Bowl champion was previously benched for the New York Giants.

# back-in-the-game - Thursday 30 November, 2017

He's back, baby! Tiger Woods shoots opening-round 69 in promising return
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He's back, baby! Tiger Woods shoots opening-round 69 in promising return

Nov 30th 2017, 9:37 PM 16,729 Views 12 Comments

He’s been out of action since February.

# back-in-the-game - Monday 21 August, 2017

Ex-England manager Steve McClaren returns to football to link up with Jordi Cruyff
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Ex-England manager Steve McClaren returns to football to link up with Jordi Cruyff

Aug 21st 2017, 10:34 AM 6,040 Views 5 Comments

The former Newcastle United and Middlesbrough boss has joined Maccabi Tel-Aviv’s coaching staff.

# back-in-the-game - Friday 26 May, 2017

Labour catching up in polls as UK politicians resume campaigning after Manchester attack
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Labour catching up in polls as UK politicians resume campaigning after Manchester attack

May 26th 2017, 7:58 AM 12,311 Views 34 Comments

Jeremy Corbyn is expected to say that the war on terror has failed in a speech later day.

# back-in-the-game - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

An ex-FG TD who left the party over abortion may be on his way back into the fold
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An ex-FG TD who left the party over abortion may be on his way back into the fold

Apr 26th 2017, 4:21 PM 16,768 Views 71 Comments

Terence Flanagan left Fine Gael for Renua but lost his Dáil seat.

# back-in-the-game - Monday 27 February, 2017

Brian Cowen has joined the board of a European think tank funded by big business
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Brian Cowen has joined the board of a European think tank funded by big business

Feb 27th 2017, 3:30 PM 19,924 Views 93 Comments

Ex-Taoiseach John Bruton has also joined the board of the Institute of International and European Affairs.

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