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#Captain

# captain - Saturday 8 November, 2014

'I didn't mention the injuries once' - Schmidt proud of Ireland's intelligence
# Smarts
# Smarts

'I didn't mention the injuries once' - Schmidt proud of Ireland's intelligence

Nov 8th 2014, 9:30 PM 37,279 Views 53 Comments

The Kiwi head coach was enthused by the excellence of Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton in the halfbacks.

# captain - Monday 20 October, 2014

'We were lucky' - Man of the match Heaslip wants more from Leinster
# Honesty
# Honesty

'We were lucky' - Man of the match Heaslip wants more from Leinster

Oct 20th 2014, 8:00 AM 8,176 Views 28 Comments

The Ireland No. 8 gave an open and accurate analysis of his side’s performance at the RDS.

# captain - Thursday 2 October, 2014

VIDEO: Lester Ryan was giving All-Ireland winning speeches 'as Gaeilge' as a 10-year-old

VIDEO: Lester Ryan was giving All-Ireland winning speeches 'as Gaeilge' as a 10-year-old

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:29 PM 6,472 Views 7 Comments

The Clara man had been practising for last Saturday since 1998.

Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for 'dangerous' Leinster backs
# Leader
# Leader

Jones happy with leadership role as Munster prep for 'dangerous' Leinster backs

Oct 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 3,141 Views 3 Comments

The 27-year-old captained the province for the first time three weeks ago against Treviso.

Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy
# Backing
# Backing

Clarke 'the perfect man' for Ryder Cup captaincy, says McIlroy

Oct 2nd 2014, 12:05 AM 3,541 Views 3 Comments

The 46-year-old is among the favourites to succeed Paul McGinley as captain of Europe

# captain - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Heaslip eager to put his unique stamp on Leinster captaincy
# Leader
# Leader

Heaslip eager to put his unique stamp on Leinster captaincy

Sep 18th 2014, 6:30 AM 2,453 Views 19 Comments

The 30-year-old has taken over as the squad’s leader following the retirement of Leo Cullen.

# captain - Friday 5 September, 2014

Matured Muldoon better equipped to thrive in Connacht captaincy
# Leader
# Leader

Matured Muldoon better equipped to thrive in Connacht captaincy

Sep 5th 2014, 7:45 AM 2,312 Views 3 Comments

The 31-year-old back row explains how his approach to the role is different second time around.

# captain - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

'It was a complete lack of performance from our side' - Ireland coach Doyle
# Disappointment
# Disappointment

'It was a complete lack of performance from our side' - Ireland coach Doyle

Aug 13th 2014, 8:02 PM 8,234 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s passive defence was of particular annoyance to players and coaches alike.

# captain - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Not looking good for Cork's captain to be fit for All-Ireland semi-final
# Race Against Time
# Race Against Time

Not looking good for Cork's captain to be fit for All-Ireland semi-final

Aug 7th 2014, 11:00 AM 4,803 Views 10 Comments

Patrick Cronin may be unavailable for Cork against Tipperary.

# captain - Friday 1 August, 2014

Rory Best named new Ulster captain
# Skipper
# Skipper

Rory Best named new Ulster captain

Aug 1st 2014, 2:01 PM 3,008 Views 5 Comments

The 30-year-old hooker says he is honoured to take over from the retired Johann Muller.

# captain - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Limerick hopeful captain O'Grady will recover from injury for All-Ireland semi-final
# Captain
# Captain

Limerick hopeful captain O'Grady will recover from injury for All-Ireland semi-final

Jul 27th 2014, 4:12 PM 4,055 Views 0 Comments

The Munster title-winning captain was unavailable for today’s win over Wexford in Thurles.

# captain - Monday 14 July, 2014

Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues
# In Limbo
# In Limbo

Wales captain Warburton could be clubless as civil war continues

Jul 14th 2014, 11:38 AM 7,957 Views 10 Comments

The 25-year-old is facing the possibility of having no club side for the start of the season.

# captain - Saturday 5 July, 2014

'I don’t walk away from things' - Dubs' camogie captain Louise O'Hara
# Longevity
# Longevity

'I don’t walk away from things' - Dubs' camogie captain Louise O'Hara

Jul 5th 2014, 8:15 AM 7,733 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old is back for another All-Ireland with Dublin, despite her busy life in charge of two crèches.

# captain - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury
# Promotion
# Promotion

Dominic Ryan made captain of Emerging Ireland as McCarthy withdraws through injury

Jun 3rd 2014, 4:49 PM 5,091 Views 13 Comments

With late call-ups to the senior squad, Stuart McCloskey, Ricky Lutton and Billy Holland are packing their bags for Romania.

# captain - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

'The letters were just full of crazy stuff' - hate mail sent to Limerick captain disappoints chief
# Bitter Fallout
# Bitter Fallout

'The letters were just full of crazy stuff' - hate mail sent to Limerick captain disappoints chief

May 28th 2014, 7:45 AM 6,359 Views 8 Comments

Donal O’Grady had to deal with irate supporters after Limerick’s All-Ireland semi-final loss to Clare last year.

# captain - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Fractured metatarsal rules captain Conroy out of Galway team to face London
# Crocked
# Crocked

Fractured metatarsal rules captain Conroy out of Galway team to face London

May 20th 2014, 9:27 AM 3,762 Views 1 Comment

The teams meet next Sunday in Ruislip in their opening Connacht championship clash.

O'Connell determined to maximise time in 'exciting' Ireland setup
# RWC 2015
# RWC 2015

O'Connell determined to maximise time in 'exciting' Ireland setup

May 20th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,343 Views 5 Comments

Life is good with the Six Nations champions, and the captain wants to keep it that way leading up to next year’s World Cup.

# captain - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Ulster captain Johann Muller: 'I was so, so grateful for this day'
# Legend
# Legend

Ulster captain Johann Muller: 'I was so, so grateful for this day'

May 4th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,226 Views 4 Comments

‘The reception from the crowd at the back end of the game was something to treasure for the rest of my life.’

# captain - Saturday 26 April, 2014

All 15 crew members of South Korean ferry in custody
# Ferry Disaster
From TheJournal.ie
# Ferry Disaster

All 15 crew members of South Korean ferry in custody

Apr 26th 2014, 10:40 AM 9,834 Views 7 Comments

All are accused of negligence and of failing to help passengers in need as the ferry Sewol sank on 16 April.

He's Clare captain and a Munster interpro star but today is Gary Brennan's Croke Park debut
# In The Spotlight
# In The Spotlight

He's Clare captain and a Munster interpro star but today is Gary Brennan's Croke Park debut

Apr 26th 2014, 8:20 AM 6,553 Views 0 Comments

The 25 year-old is getting set to line out for his county for the first time at GAA headquarters.

# captain - Monday 21 April, 2014

Captain of capsized ferry appeared in safety video
# South Korea
From TheJournal.ie
# South Korea

Captain of capsized ferry appeared in safety video

Apr 21st 2014, 12:05 PM 6,877 Views 0 Comments

The South Korean president has called the incident “tantamount to murder”. Four others have been arrested.

# captain - Sunday 13 April, 2014

VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach
# Inspirational
# Inspirational

VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach

Apr 13th 2014, 4:00 PM 17,064 Views 58 Comments

The Liverpool captain says Norwich away is now the biggest game of the season.

# captain - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Munster's O'Mahony re-focused on provincial ambitions ahead of Leinster derby
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Munster's O'Mahony re-focused on provincial ambitions ahead of Leinster derby

Mar 27th 2014, 12:46 PM 3,714 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland back row is hungry for more success after helping Ireland to the Six Nations.

Ex-Laois star Quigley named New York captain ahead of clash against Mayo
# Skipper
# Skipper

Ex-Laois star Quigley named New York captain ahead of clash against Mayo

Mar 27th 2014, 7:15 AM 6,565 Views 0 Comments

Kerry’s Gary O’Driscoll will be New York’s vice-captain.

# captain - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Veteran Portumna captain Ollie Canning has no intentions of retiring yet
# Staying On
# Staying On

Veteran Portumna captain Ollie Canning has no intentions of retiring yet

Mar 18th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,295 Views 10 Comments

The 37-year-old led his club to their fourth All-Ireland success in eight years.

# captain - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

Two changes for Ireland U20s as captain Dan Leavy's Six Nations ends
# Blow
# Blow

Two changes for Ireland U20s as captain Dan Leavy's Six Nations ends

Mar 5th 2014, 11:35 AM 2,931 Views 0 Comments

The Leinster flanker is struggling with a shoulder injury and will miss the remaining two games.

Confirmed: Nemanja Vidic will be an Inter Milan player next season
# On The Move
# On The Move

Confirmed: Nemanja Vidic will be an Inter Milan player next season

Mar 5th 2014, 11:27 AM 3,538 Views 16 Comments

The Serbian defender had already confirmed that he would be leaving Manchester United at the end of the season.

# captain - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Here's the man who will be the new Kilkenny senior hurling captain
# Skipper
# Skipper

Here's the man who will be the new Kilkenny senior hurling captain

Feb 11th 2014, 9:00 AM 8,450 Views 0 Comments

26 year-old Lester Ryan has been nominated by county champions Clara.

# captain - Friday 7 February, 2014

Vidic departure the right decision for Manchester United insists Moyes
# You've Been Serbed
# You've Been Serbed

Vidic departure the right decision for Manchester United insists Moyes

Feb 7th 2014, 5:05 PM 5,582 Views 8 Comments

The Manchester United boss insisted the decision for his captain to move on in the summer was mutual.

It's official: Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic to leave club
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

It's official: Manchester United captain Nemanja Vidic to leave club

Feb 7th 2014, 12:47 AM 8,247 Views 29 Comments

The Serbian international central defender has spent eight years at Old Trafford.

# captain - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Muller will be 'massively missed' at Ulster says Andrew Trimble
# Influential
# Influential

Muller will be 'massively missed' at Ulster says Andrew Trimble

Feb 6th 2014, 3:46 PM 2,839 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland wing has paid tribute to the South African’s outstanding leadership at the province.

# captain - Saturday 25 January, 2014

‘You have to go out to win the Championship’: Captain Leavy setting standards for Ireland U20s
# Natural Leader
# Natural Leader

‘You have to go out to win the Championship’: Captain Leavy setting standards for Ireland U20s

Jan 25th 2014, 8:05 AM 4,651 Views 3 Comments

Few argue that this is the man for the job of Ireland captain, and that doesn’t faze Dan Leavy in the slightest.

Ruddock - Wolfhounds 'very much feel part of the Six Nations campaign'
# Interview
# Interview

Ruddock - Wolfhounds 'very much feel part of the Six Nations campaign'

Jan 25th 2014, 7:00 AM 3,988 Views 1 Comment

The 23-year-old Leinster flanker is captain for the clash with the England Saxons this evening.

# captain - Thursday 23 January, 2014

O'Donnell, Madigan and Copeland start in exciting Wolfhounds team
# The Future
# The Future

O'Donnell, Madigan and Copeland start in exciting Wolfhounds team

Jan 23rd 2014, 1:30 PM 12,400 Views 64 Comments

Anthony Foley and Neil Doak have named their XV to take on the England Saxons this weekend.

# captain - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Snapshot - Cork footballers claim the first GAA inter-county silverware of 2014
# Triumph
# Triumph

Snapshot - Cork footballers claim the first GAA inter-county silverware of 2014

Jan 19th 2014, 6:28 PM 5,310 Views 1 Comment

Cork got the better of Kerry in today’s decider in Mallow.

# captain - Friday 17 January, 2014

Ospreys coming to RDS to dominate warns Leinster captain Leo Cullen
# Old Foes
# Old Foes

Ospreys coming to RDS to dominate warns Leinster captain Leo Cullen

Jan 17th 2014, 6:30 AM 1,721 Views 1 Comment

The second-row is delighted that his side have their Pool 1 destiny in their hands going into the final round of fixtures.

# captain - Sunday 12 January, 2014

7 changes to Mayo football side as Moran, Cafferkey and McLoughlin return to action
# Team News
# Team News

7 changes to Mayo football side as Moran, Cafferkey and McLoughlin return to action

Jan 12th 2014, 10:06 AM 3,258 Views 1 Comment

Mayo take on IT Sligo in Charlestown this afternoon.

# captain - Monday 16 December, 2013

Captain Dusautoir eager to add another cup-winning star to Toulouse crest
# Pride Restored
# Pride Restored

Captain Dusautoir eager to add another cup-winning star to Toulouse crest

Dec 16th 2013, 7:00 AM 2,118 Views 2 Comments

The four-time Heineken Cup champions got their campaign back on track in blustery Galway at the weekend.

# captain - Friday 13 December, 2013

O'Mahony: Munster have been winning in France for years
# Catalan Cauldron
# Catalan Cauldron

O'Mahony: Munster have been winning in France for years

Dec 13th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,757 Views 12 Comments

The southern province’s captain feels his team will thrive in the Stade Aimé Giral’s overbearing atmosphere.

# captain - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Joe Canning will captain the Galway hurlers in 2014
# Skipper
# Skipper

Joe Canning will captain the Galway hurlers in 2014

Dec 10th 2013, 6:41 PM 10,013 Views 23 Comments

David Burke will be the vice-captain for the Tribesmen’s hurling side.