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#Bouncing Back

# bouncing-back - Saturday 24 April, 2021

The quiet leader in the Bohs dressing room who's back stronger after a cruel knee injury
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The quiet leader in the Bohs dressing room who's back stronger after a cruel knee injury

Apr 24th 2021, 7:30 AM 3,011 Views 0 Comments

A key player for a team on the rise, Sophie Watters is clocking up the miles between Dundalk and Dublin while leading a busy life off the pitch.

# bouncing-back - Sunday 14 March, 2021

After Champions League heartache, Cristiano Ronaldo takes just 32 minutes to score hat-trick
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After Champions League heartache, Cristiano Ronaldo takes just 32 minutes to score hat-trick

Mar 14th 2021, 8:06 PM 5,455 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Lautaro Martinez scored a brilliant 85th-minute winner for Inter in a tight game against 18th-placed Torino.

# bouncing-back - Monday 1 March, 2021

'A shock to the system': Baloucoune relieved to see action after injury nightmare
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'A shock to the system': Baloucoune relieved to see action after injury nightmare

Mar 1st 2021, 4:55 PM 6,134 Views 12 Comments

The 23-year-old had to wait a year between Ulster appearances due to a hamstring avulsion last summer.

# bouncing-back - Saturday 13 February, 2021

England kick-start Six Nations defence with bonus-point win against Italy
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England kick-start Six Nations defence with bonus-point win against Italy

Feb 13th 2021, 4:19 PM 8,189 Views 22 Comments

Eddie Jones’ men had too much for an Italian side that showed promise at Twickenham.

# bouncing-back - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Solskjaer confident United will progress in Europe despite PSG loss
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Solskjaer confident United will progress in Europe despite PSG loss

Dec 3rd 2020, 9:49 AM 5,505 Views 10 Comments

The Red Devils need to avoid defeat in Germany next week to go through.

# bouncing-back - Monday 30 November, 2020

'It's been a bumpy road back. The last six months particularly have been really, really tough'
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'It's been a bumpy road back. The last six months particularly have been really, really tough'

Nov 30th 2020, 7:00 AM 3,530 Views 0 Comments

Dublin star Nicole Owens marked her long-awaited championship return with an early goal as the four-in-a-row bid roars on.

# bouncing-back - Thursday 26 November, 2020

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

Nov 26th 2020, 7:30 AM 3,004 Views 0 Comments

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

Nov 23rd 2020, 3:57 PM 3,985 Views 0 Comments

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
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The five key issues facing Ireland against Wales tonight

Updated Nov 13th 2020, 3:00 PM 33,732 Views 29 Comments

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
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Richard Keogh makes return to English football following dismissal from Derby

Sep 26th 2020, 10:55 PM 21,825 Views 8 Comments

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

Feb 18th 2020, 11:18 AM 5,049 Views 1 Comment

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

Dec 11th 2019, 9:01 AM 6,016 Views 6 Comments

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

Oct 2nd 2019, 10:47 AM 11,897 Views 13 Comments

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

Sep 28th 2019, 3:25 PM 7,517 Views 19 Comments

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

Aug 25th 2019, 7:39 PM 17,439 Views 4 Comments

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

Aug 25th 2019, 7:45 AM 17,318 Views 72 Comments

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

Jul 1st 2019, 6:15 AM 7,298 Views 9 Comments

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

May 16th 2019, 11:57 AM 17,822 Views 1 Comment

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

Feb 11th 2019, 8:00 AM 2,281 Views 0 Comments

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

Feb 4th 2019, 7:00 AM 23,863 Views 36 Comments

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

Jan 31st 2019, 9:28 AM 5,432 Views 0 Comments

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

Jan 24th 2019, 2:51 PM 7,427 Views 10 Comments

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
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Tearful Kvitova downs Barty to make Australian Open semis

Jan 22nd 2019, 12:21 PM 3,327 Views 1 Comment

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

Jan 18th 2019, 5:22 PM 7,202 Views 25 Comments

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

Oct 2nd 2018, 10:57 PM 3,017 Views 0 Comments

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

Sep 19th 2018, 6:25 PM 11,062 Views 23 Comments

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

Sep 16th 2018, 7:50 AM 27,772 Views 3 Comments

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

Sep 12th 2018, 12:00 PM 26,601 Views 31 Comments

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

Jul 8th 2018, 11:20 AM 9,800 Views 34 Comments

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

Jul 4th 2018, 10:53 PM 6,072 Views 15 Comments

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

Mar 11th 2018, 6:16 PM 6,005 Views 13 Comments

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
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Man City recover from Liverpool setback to go 12 points clear

Jan 20th 2018, 7:24 PM 5,744 Views 27 Comments

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

Jan 2nd 2018, 7:43 PM 6,324 Views 11 Comments

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

Nov 4th 2017, 7:35 AM 18,179 Views 3 Comments

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
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# Back To Winning Ways

Mourinho hails United response after nicking Spurs win

Oct 28th 2017, 3:57 PM 7,455 Views 25 Comments

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

Jul 17th 2017, 6:37 PM 9,470 Views 1 Comment

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

Jun 22nd 2017, 3:38 PM 4,179 Views 0 Comments

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

May 12th 2017, 6:00 PM 9,145 Views 4 Comments

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

Mar 12th 2017, 10:55 AM 16,908 Views 3 Comments

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

Mar 8th 2017, 3:19 PM 7,139 Views 1 Comment

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

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