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#Big Jack

# big-jack - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

'He's not the same Jack' - New film explores Charlton's life and final years with dementia
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# Trailer

'He's not the same Jack' - New film explores Charlton's life and final years with dementia

Oct 13th 2020, 12:02 PM 26,605 Views 8 Comments

Directed by Gabriel Clarke and Pete Thomas, ‘Finding Jack Charlton’ is set for release next month.

# big-jack - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Jack Charlton hailed as a ‘proud honorary Irishman’ as thousands pay tribute to football legend
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Jack Charlton hailed as a ‘proud honorary Irishman’ as thousands pay tribute to football legend

Updated Jul 21st 2020, 8:20 PM 90,858 Views 75 Comments

Charlton’s grandchildren said they have been “overwhelmed” with kind messages from Ireland.

'Large numbers' expected for Jack Charlton's funeral in England but people asked to 'follow the rules'
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'Large numbers' expected for Jack Charlton's funeral in England but people asked to 'follow the rules'

Jul 21st 2020, 6:10 AM 17,557 Views 11 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland football manager died on 10 July.

# big-jack - Monday 20 July, 2020

Mick McCarthy to wear green again and radio stations to play iconic song in memory of Jack Charlton
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# Send-off

Mick McCarthy to wear green again and radio stations to play iconic song in memory of Jack Charlton

Jul 20th 2020, 8:00 PM 31,843 Views 15 Comments

The former Ireland manager and England World Cup winner died earlier this month at the age of 85. His funeral takes place tomorrow.

# big-jack - Saturday 11 July, 2020

A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)
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A proper football man who brought the game into Irish hearts: Jack Charlton (1935-2020)

Jul 11th 2020, 9:41 AM 41,595 Views 82 Comments

Charlton led the Irish football team for a decade.

# big-jack - Friday 9 March, 2018

Jack O'Sullivan powers Ireland U20s to bonus point win over Scotland
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Jack O'Sullivan powers Ireland U20s to bonus point win over Scotland

Mar 9th 2018, 9:08 PM 11,898 Views 11 Comments

The powerful Munster number eight ran in two of Ireland’s four tries.

# big-jack - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Jack McGrath must start the third Test, but not merely due to Vunipola's Wellington nightmare
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Jack McGrath must start the third Test, but not merely due to Vunipola's Wellington nightmare

Jul 4th 2017, 5:18 PM 15,826 Views 13 Comments

Vunipola conceded four penalties, but that may not be too large a factor in McGrath’s inclusion.

# big-jack - Thursday 11 February, 2016

'It's down to who's willing to work harder': McGrath scrummaging with a plan
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# Jack Be Nimble

'It's down to who's willing to work harder': McGrath scrummaging with a plan

Feb 11th 2016, 6:42 PM 4,900 Views 8 Comments

The Leinster loosehead will pack down against the heaviest man to appear at last year’s World Cup. You think he’s fazed?

# big-jack - Sunday 31 January, 2016

'You'd swear the World Cup was two years ago': McGrath too busy to dwell on a season of disappointments
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'You'd swear the World Cup was two years ago': McGrath too busy to dwell on a season of disappointments

Jan 31st 2016, 3:38 PM 8,361 Views 39 Comments

So far anyway.

# big-jack - Friday 8 May, 2015

Dunphy: 'It was never personal with Jack. If I were to meet him now, I'd shake his hand'
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Dunphy: 'It was never personal with Jack. If I were to meet him now, I'd shake his hand'

May 8th 2015, 7:02 PM 5,431 Views 1 Comment

Big Jack celebrates his 80th birthday today.

10 ways to live your life like birthday boy Jack Charlton
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10 ways to live your life like birthday boy Jack Charlton

May 8th 2015, 11:00 AM 31,110 Views 26 Comments

Big Jack turns 80 today.

# big-jack - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

'Jack Charlton asked me to play for Ireland, turned his back and finished his pint'
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'Jack Charlton asked me to play for Ireland, turned his back and finished his pint'

May 29th 2013, 12:00 PM 20,492 Views 4 Comments

Former Ireland striker David Kelly recalls his days in the green jersey and the meeting with Jack Charlton that changed his life.

# big-jack - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Nostalgia Alert: Anyone remember this limited edition Italia 90 milk bottle?
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# We've Got Bottle

Nostalgia Alert: Anyone remember this limited edition Italia 90 milk bottle?

Mar 17th 2013, 1:49 PM 13,429 Views 40 Comments

Jack’s Army certainly had bottle 23 years ago….

# big-jack - Friday 2 March, 2012

Jack Charlton facing surgery today after fall down stairs at home
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# Legend

Jack Charlton facing surgery today after fall down stairs at home

Mar 2nd 2012, 9:51 AM 2,663 Views 16 Comments

Former Ireland manager broke his hip after domestic mishap while home alone.