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#Bouncing Back

# bouncing-back - Thursday 26 November, 2020

Ireland captain McCabe: 'I had a few sleepless nights over it. It hurt for a while'

The Arsenal star on the past, present and future for this Irish team – and women’s football on these shores – ahead of the Germany showdown.

# bouncing-back - Monday 23 November, 2020

'We know we’ll have to pull off something spectacular' - Ireland's Celtic star back fit and firing for Germany

Still haunted by Kiev, the Girls In Green must ‘throw the kitchen sink’ at their final Euro 2022 qualifier next week, says Keeva Keenan.

# bouncing-back - Friday 13 November, 2020

The five key issues facing Ireland against Wales tonight

The Autumn Nations Cup gives Andy Farrell the chance to perfect his game-plan after an inconsistent Six Nations, writes Garry Doyle.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Richard Keogh makes return to English football following dismissal from Derby

The Irish defender hadn’t played in a year, since leaving Derby having suffered a serious knee injury as a passenger in a drink-driving incident.

# bouncing-back - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Can Ireland overcome an England team recovering from the 'burden of defeat'?

Losing a World Cup final can ‘twist your thinking,’ according to the 60-year-old Australian.

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Ancelotti capable of working anywhere 'at the top level' after Napoli sacking, says Lampard

The Arsenal-linked manager will return to the top echelon of football, according to Frank Lampard.

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

England in 2007, France in 2011, the Springboks in 2015, Ireland in 2019?

Defence coach Andy Farrell believes Ireland can bounce back from their shock defeat to Japan.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 28 September, 2019

'It's all about reaction now,' says James Ryan as Ireland pick up the pieces

The Leinster lock was understandably downcast after Ireland were shocked by the hosts.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 25 August, 2019

'To say I cannot even do a warm up is mad' - Bruce responds to critics after shock Spurs win

Former Magpies striker Michael Chopra has led the dissent against the new manager in the early weeks of the season.

'It hurts right now. That's a big score to offer up' - Schmidt looks towards Wales

After a hammering in Twickenham, Ireland must face into a trip to Cardiff next weekend.

# bouncing-back - Monday 1 July, 2019

Liam Sheedy: 'They are hurting right now but for us the healing process starts'

The Tipperary boss must pick up his players after the Munster final loss.

# bouncing-back - Thursday 16 May, 2019

'The rehab is so tedious and twin sister did her cruciate around the same time'

Limerick defender Sean Finn on the ACL injury he suffered during his first senior campaign.

# bouncing-back - Monday 11 February, 2019

'It’s a real learning curve' - Dublin boss Bohan happy with response after rocky start to league campaign

Dublin were comfortable winners over Tipperary on Sunday afternoon having lost to Donegal at Croke Park last week.

# bouncing-back - Monday 4 February, 2019

'We were very quiet before the game' - Schmidt looks for response against Scots

The head coach does, however, have confidence that his players can respond strongly against Scotland.

# bouncing-back - Thursday 31 January, 2019

'I've never felt as low' - Dundalk captain Gartland on banishing the ghosts of a major setback Bouncing Back This post contains videos

'I've never felt as low' - Dundalk captain Gartland on banishing the ghosts of a major setback

The Lilywhites defender took quite some time to get over a couple of high-profile mistakes on the European stage.

# bouncing-back - Thursday 24 January, 2019

'Leo picked me this week': Lowe eager to get back on the field for Leinster after suspension

The brilliant Kiwi will enjoy his return to the field, whatever the weather.

# bouncing-back - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Tearful Kvitova downs Barty to make Australian Open semis

It was Kvitova’s best Grand Slam performance since being injured in a terrifying knife attack.

# bouncing-back - Friday 18 January, 2019

'It's difficult when you miss out but Ross just needs to focus on playing well'

Ross Byrne has the chance to produce a big performance for Leinster against Wasps at the end of a disappointing week for the out-half.

# bouncing-back - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Bouncing back! Pep Guardiola relieved after 'important' Manchester City win

‘It was not easy to find it, but at end we found the right moment to win the game.’

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

'I still have heavy concussion but recovering' - Cavanagh on the mend after injuries sustained in club match

The Tyrone All-Ireland winner was injured while in action for his club Moy.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 16 September, 2018

'Two days after Wembley, I was seeing people on their death bed and I was lucky to make it'

Twenty-year-old goalkeeper Nathan Gartside was on the verge of a first-team breakthrough at Watford when a life-threatening illness altered his career path dramatically. He is now back to full health and chasing his dream again.

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'That’s probably the mindset of a smaller club... We can be so much better'

Leinster number eight Jack Conan and his team-mates are out to prove a point this week.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Klopp praises Karius' display in first outing since Champions League final

The goalkeeper began to stake his claim to keep hold of Liverpool’s number one shirt in a friendly yesterday.

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 4 July, 2018

'Yesterday was a massive milestone for us as a group because we hadn't won a knockout game for so long'

Eric Dier is confident that the defeat to Iceland at Euro 2016 can be consigned to memory.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Son brace inspires Spurs to third spot as Harry Kane goes off injured

Son Heung-min scored twice in the second half as Spurs put Bournemouth to the sword at the Vitality Stadium.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 20 January, 2018

Man City recover from Liverpool setback to go 12 points clear

Sergio Aguero hit a hat-trick for Pep Guardiola’s side this evening.

# bouncing-back - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Two days after being stretchered off due to wild Puncheon tackle, De Bruyne is starting for Man City

The Belgian has been one of the stars of the season.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'You're never faced with the possibility of dying when you're so young. You don't think about it'

Three years after being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma, former Ireland U19 captain Chloe Mustaki is preparing to return to the Aviva Stadium tomorrow for the FAI Cup final. It promises to be an emotional day.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Mourinho hails United response after nicking Spurs win

Anthony Martial’s late goal secured all three points for United at Old Trafford.

# bouncing-back - Monday 17 July, 2017

'I don't want to be romantic about it but this place has stories in its walls' - Armagh enjoy trip to Tipp

Kieran McGeeney’s side have their season around from that defeat to Down.

# bouncing-back - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Banty makes 3 changes to Wexford team for Limerick qualifier after early Leinster exit against Carlow

Wexford travel to the Gaelic Grounds on Saturday.

# bouncing-back - Friday 12 May, 2017

A Christmas break at home in Louth got Byrne back on Aussie Rules track after torn cruciate

22-year-old Ciaran Byrne is close to recovery after last July’s setback.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'I had some dark days' - Cork's Sheehan set for fresh Aussie Rules start after injury nightmare

The 26-year-old has been cursed by injuries but the Cork man is positive ahead of the season.

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'I recall biting my hand on the floor' - Cork's Hurley returns 8 months after ripping hamstring

The 24-year-old last played for Cork against Tipperary last June.

# bouncing-back - Monday 6 March, 2017

'Off the field he's irreplaceable ' - Praise for Clare's Ryan who is out for year on medical advice

Tony Kelly has backed his team-mate Conor Ryan to recover.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 5 February, 2017

3 goals and a 10 point win for Kildare in flying league start against Meath

Cian O’Neill’s side rebounded from that disappointing loss to Dublin.

# bouncing-back - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Limerick recover from mauling by Cork with late Nash goal key to success over Clare

A two-point win for John Kiely’s side in Sixmilebridge tonight.

Injury boosts (including at 10) as Lam welcomes host of players back to Connacht training

Jack Carty and Shane O’Leary are at least fit enough to take part in training this week.

# bouncing-back - Friday 30 December, 2016

Conan vows to come back stronger after injury setbacks with one eye on Ireland call

The number eight says he feels better physically and mentally after his time on the sidelines.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Connacht will trust their 2-4-2 after getting international injection

Tiernan O’Halloran and Kieran Marmion start against the Ospreys this evening.

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